Hilary Babcock

Dr Hilary Babcock is a Professor of Medicine in the Infectious Diseases division at Washington University School of Medicine in St Louis and Medical Director for the Infection Prevention and Epidemiology Consortium of BJC HealthCare, a multi-hospital system in St Louis.

Michael Stevens, MD, MPH, is an Associate Professor of Internal Medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases at Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) in Richmond, VA.

Dr. Kainer obtained her medical degree and masters of public health in Melbourne, Australia. She is an adult infectious diseases physician and healthcare epidemiologist.

Dr. Kristi Kuper is the Senior Clinical Manager of Infectious Diseases for Vizient. In this role, she is responsible for supporting collaborative programs related to antibiotic stewardship for Vizient members.

Jeffrey S. Gerber, MD, PhD, is an attending physician in the Division of Infectious Diseases at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and a senior scholar within the Penn Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics.

Scott Stienecker MD, FACP, FSHEA, FIDSA, CIC is the Medical Director of Epidemiology and Infection Prevention for Parkview health, supervising a department of 15 overseeing 950 bed 8 hospital system, and 3 affiliated hospitals. 

Dr. Xiaoyan Song received her Ph.D. in Epidemiology from the Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health and her medical training from Wuhan Medical University in China.

Marci Drees, M.D., MS, FACP, DTMH, is the chief infection prevention officer and hospital epidemiologist for Christiana Care Health System, where she has served since 2007.

Sara C. Keller, MD, MPH, MSHP, is an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Infectious Disease at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. She is also Associate Faculty in the Armstrong Institute of Patient Safety and Quality at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.

Dr. Sandora is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School and an attending in pediatric infectious diseases at Boston Children’s Hospital, where he has served as the Hospital Epidemiologist and Medical Director of Infection Prevention and Control since 2005.

Dr. Kaye is a Professor of Medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases at the University of Michigan Medical School. Dr. Kaye's career has been devoted to prevention and management of healthcare-associated infections. 

Dr. Rekha Murthy is Vice President for Medical Affairs and Associate Chief Medical Officer at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, where she previously served as the Medical Director of Hospital Epidemiology. Dr. Murthy is also Professor of Medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases at Cedars-Sinai and Professor of Clinical Medicine at David Geffen UCLA School of Medicine.

Elie Kasindi Kabululu, RN is a dedicated nurse, medical technician and surgeon assistant at the hospital CME NYANKUNDE BENI in Democratic Republic of Congo, a developing nation overcoming the challenges civil war, disease and abject poverty.

Grace M.  Lee, MD, MPH

Dr. Grace Lee is Associate Chief Medical Officer for Practice Innovation at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital and leading projects for the California Maternal and Perinatal Quality Care Collaboratives.

Neil O. Fishman, MD, MA, FSHE A, FIDSA

Neil O. Fishman, MD, MA, FSHE A, FIDSA, is associate chief medical officer for the University of Pennsylvania Health System. He is also an associate professor of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. His research focuses on outcome assessment and quality management issues in infectious diseases.

Corey A. Forde MD, DM

Dr. Corey A. Forde MD, DM is Head of the Infection Prevention and Control/Infectious Diseases Programs at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital on the beautiful island of Barbados, West Indies.

Michael Klompas, MD, MPH, FRCPC

Dr. Michael Klompas is the Associate Hospital Epidemiologist at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston.  He attends on the infectious disease and internal medicine services of Brigham and Women’s Hospital. 

Stephan Harbarth, MD, MS

Prof. Stephan Harbarth works in the Infection Control Programme at Geneva University Hospitals, Geneva (CH).  Stephan Harbarth earned in 1993 his medical degree from Ludwig-Maximilians-University in Munich, Germany, and completed his residency in internal medicine and tropical medicine at Munich University Hospitals.

Jennifer Hanrahan, DO, MSc

Jennifer Hanrahan, DO, MSc is an associate professor, Infectious Disease, and Chair of the Infection Prevention Committee at MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland. She is also Medical Director of the Special Disease Care Unit at MetroHealth Medical Center.

Nasia Safdar, MD, PhD

Nasia Safdar, MD, PhD is an associate professor, Infectious Disease, and Vice Chair for Research for the Department of Medicine at the University of Wisconsin. She chairs the department’s research committee, which develops and oversees policies for pilot project funding, bridge funding, and the capital exercise process.