Hilary M. Babcock, MD, MPH

Hilary M. Babcock, MD, MPH

Professor of Medicine

Dr. Babcock specializes in prevention and outcomes of healthcare associated infections including respiratory viral infections, vaccination of healthcare workers, pathogen transmission in healthcare settings and protection of healthcare personnel. She co-chairs the Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committeee (HICPAC) of the CDC. Her also serves on the bone and Joint/orthopedic infections inpatient consult service.

Shashwatee Bagchi, MD, MS, MSc

Shashwatee Bagchi, MD, MS, MSc

Associate Professor of Medicine

Dr. Bagchi specializes in clinical and translational research with a focus on cardiometabolic and vascular complications of infections.

Thomas C. Bailey, MD

Thomas C. Bailey, MD

Professor of Medicine

Research Interest: Information technology to improve healthcare quality.

Megan Tierney Baldridge, MD, PhD

Megan Tierney Baldridge, MD, PhD

Associate Professor, Departments of Medicine and Molecular Microbiology

Dr. Baldridge studies the complicated interplay among three important factors: commensal microbes, the host immune system, and viral and bacterial pathogens.

Ernie-Paul Barrette, MD, FIDSA, FACP

Ernie-Paul Barrette, MD, FIDSA, FACP

Professor of Medicine

Dr. Barrette specializes in the primary care of patients living with HIV infection and AIDS. He has a special interest in opioid use disorder.

Jacco Boon, PhD

Jacco Boon, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine, Molecular Microbiology and Pathology and Immunology

Dr. Boon He specializes in basic research on RNA viruses, with a special focus on emerging virus such as influenza virus, Bourbon virus and SARS-CoV-2.

Philip J. Budge, MD, PhD

Philip J. Budge, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Dr. Budge specializes in translational, public health-related research, with a special focus on filarial infections—insect-borne threadlike parasitic worms that cause lymphatic filariasis (elephantiasis), onchocerciasis (river blindness), and loiasis (African eye worm).

Jason P. Burnham, MD

Jason P. Burnham, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Dr. Burnham specializes in clinical research and implementation science, with a special focus on telemedicine, multidrug resistant organisms, and climate change.

Anne Mobley Butler, PhD

Anne Mobley Butler, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Dr. Butler’s research interest is applying epidemiologic methods to clinical and claims data to study the prevention and treatment of common infections.

Nicolo Cabrera, MD

Nicolo Cabrera, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Dr. Cabrera specializes in clinical infectious disease, with a special focus on infectious disease in the setting of transplant, cancer and other forms of immune compromise.

Matthew Cain, PhD

Matthew Cain, PhD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Brett Case, PhD

Brett Case, PhD

Instructor in Medicine

Dr. Case's primary research interests include vaccine design, generation of broadly cross-reactive immune responses, mucosal immunity, viral immunology, and emerging pathogens.

Pallavi Chandra, PhD

Pallavi Chandra, PhD

Instructor in Medicine

Dr. Chandra specializes in Mycobacterium tuberculosis pathogenesis, with a special focus on immunometabolism. In recent work, she characterized a novel relationship between macrophage fatty acid metabolism and antimycobacterial immunity.

Miguel A Chavez, MD, MSc

Miguel A Chavez, MD, MSc

Instructor in Medicine

Miguel A. Chavez, MD MSc is currently working with the BJH-Antimicrobial Stewardship program and the division of Hospital Medicine in the department of Internal Medicine as an Instructor.

Joseph N. Cherabie, MD, MSc

Joseph N. Cherabie, MD, MSc

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Dr. Cherabie specializes in sexual health care with a focus on LGBTQIA+ health, sexually transmitted infections (STI), and HIV, all within the lens of medical education.

Zhenlu Chong, PhD

Zhenlu Chong, PhD

Instructor in Medicine

Dr. Chong specializes in innate immunology and infectious diseases, with a special focus on how innate immunity responds to flavivirus infection. He is also very interested in identifying host factors of flaviviruses including West Nile virus, Dengue virus, Zika virus, etc. by using CRISPR screening.

Courtney Chrisler, MD

Courtney Chrisler, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Dr. Chrisler specializes in general infectious diseases with a focus on management of acutely hospitalized patients, clinical education, and patient safety and quality improvement.

Megan Rose Curtis, MD

Megan Rose Curtis, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Dr. Curtis specializes in clinical infectious diseases, with a particular focus on diseases impacting pregnant people living with substance use disorders, such as HIV, hepatitis C, and syphilis.

Pritesh Desai, PhD

Pritesh Desai, PhD

Instructor in Medicine

Dr. Desai concentration is immunology and microbiology, and virology.

Michael S. Diamond, MD, PhD

Michael S. Diamond, MD, PhD

The Herbert S. Gasser Professor, Departments of Medicine, Molecular Microbiology, Pathology & Immunology

Michael Diamond, MD, PhD is the leader of a basic and translational research laboratory studying the interface between viral pathogenesis and host immunity. His laboratory focuses on emerging RNA viruses including flaviviruses, alphaviruses, and coronaviruses.