Alumni Division Announcements

Courtney D. Chrisler, MD, named to IDSA’s Clinical Affairs Committee

Courtney D. Chrisler, MD

During ID Week, Dr. Courtney Chrisler, Assistant Professor of Medicine, was selected to serve on the Infectious Diseases Society of America Clinical Affairs Committee. This committee is charged with monitoring, developing and making recommendations to address issues related to infectious disease clinical practice and to monitor and make recommendations to address issues relating to the practice of hospital epidemiology and infection control. This committee serves to monitor and advocate with Medicare and other third party payers to

appropriate coverage and reimbursement for infectious disease services. The clinical affairs committee is also charged with developing and making recommendations on providing products and services to improve the practice efficiency of infectious disease clinicians.