Faculty

 

Photo Credit: Mark LaBue

The faculty is phenomenal, and really captures the breadth and depth of infectious diseases practice.

 

Course Directors

John Bennett, MD*
Bethesda, Maryland

Henry Masur, MD*
Bethesda, Maryland

Co-Directors

Paul Auwaerter, MD

Clinical Director, Division of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins Hospital
Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Baltimore, Maryland

David Gilbert, MD

Chief of Infectious Diseases, Providence Portland Medical Center
Director, Earle A. Chiles Research Center, Providence Portland Medical Center
Professor of Medicine, Oregon Health & Science University
Portland, Oregon

Roy Gulick, MD, MPH

Professor of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College
Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases, Weill Cornell Medical College
Gladys and Roland Harriman Professor of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College
New York, New York

Andrew Pavia, MD

Chief, Division of Pediatric Infecitous Diseases, University of Utah Health Sciences Center and Primary Children
George and Esther Gross Presidential Professor, University of Utah School of Medicine
Salt Lake City, Utah

Michael Scheld, MD

Director, Pfizer Initiative in International Health, University of Virginia Health System
Bayer-Gerald L. Mandell Professor of Infectious Diseases, University of Virginia Health System
Charlottesville, Virginia

Richard Whitley, MD

Co-Director, Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Children’s Hospital of Alabama
Loeb Eminent Scholar Chair in Pediatrics, Distinguished Professor of Pediatrics, Professor of Microbiology, Medicine, and Neurosurgery, The University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, Alabama

Faculty

Barbara D. Alexander, MD, MHS
Director, Transplant Infectious Diseases Service, Duke University Medical Center
Associate Professor of Medicine and Pathology, Duke University School of Medicine
Durham, North Carolina

David M. Aronoff, MD, FIDSA
Professor & Addison B. Scoville Jr. Chair in Medicine
Director, Division of Infectious Diseases
Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee

Taison Bell, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, School of Medicine
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia

Karen Bloch, MD
Associate Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases
Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee

Helen Boucher, MD
Professor of Medicine
Boston, Massachusetts

Henry F. Chambers, MD
Professor of Medicine, University of California San Francisco
Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases, San Francisco General Hsopital
Professor of Medicine, University of California San Francisco
San Francisco, California

Shireesha Dhanireddy, MD
Assistant Medical Director, Madison Clinic
Harborview Medical Center
Seattle, Washington

Susan Dorman, MD
Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases
College of Medicine
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina

Rajesh Gandhi, MD
Director, HIV Clinical Services and Education, Massachusetts General Hospital
Director, Harvard Center for AIDS Research Clinical Core, Massachusetts General Hospital
Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Boston, Massachusetts

Khalil G. Ghanem, MD, PhD
Deputy Director of Education, Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center
Associate Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Baltimore, Maryland

Steven M. Holland, MD
Bethesda, Maryland

Frank Maldarelli, MD, PhD
Bethesda, Maryland*

Kieren A. Marr, MD
Director, Transplant and Oncology Infectious Diseases, John Hopkins University School of Medicine
Professor of Medicine and Oncology, John Hopkins University School of Medicine
Baltimore, Maryland

Edward Mitre, MD
Bethesda, Maryland

Sandra Nelson, MD
Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, Massachusetts

Robin Patel, MD(CM), FRCP(C), D(ABMM), FIDSA, FACP, F(AAM)
Chair, Division of Clinical Microbiology
Consultant, Divisions of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
Professor of Medicine and Microbiology, Mayo Clinic
Rochester, Minnesota

Michael S. Saag, MD
Director, Center for AIDS Research, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Professor of Medicine, Director of UAB CFAR, Jim Straley Chair in AIDS Research, University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, Alabama

David L. Thomas, MD, MPH
Chief of Infectious Diseases, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Stanhope Bayne Jones Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Baltimore, Maryland

Allan R. Tunkel, MD, PhD
Associate Dean, Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University
Providence, Rhode Island

Cirle Warren, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine, School of Medicine
Charlottesville, Virginia

Robert A. Weinstein, MD
Department of Medicine, Cook County Hospital
The C. Anderson Hedberg, M.D. Professor of Internal Medicine, Rush University Medical Center
Chicago, Illinois

Kevin Winthrop, MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Infectious Diseases, Ophthalmology
Professor of Public Health and Preventive Medicine
Division of Infectious Diseases, OHSU, Portland, Oregon

*Individual employees of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) have participated in the planning and development of the course, although the NIH is not an official sponsor. The views expressed by the participants do not necessarily represent the opinions of the NIH, DHHS, or the Federal Government.

Faculty Disclosures

All faculty and planners are required to disclose any relevant financial relationships with commercial interest. All conflicts of interest will be resolved and made available to the audience prior to an individual's participation in the activity. Each faculty member will also disclose discussions of unlabeled or investigative use of any commercial product.