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. 

He has published widely on surveillance, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of ventilator-associated pneumonia, ventilator-associated events, and sepsis.  He was a member of the American Thoracic Society – Infectious Disease Society of America panel that recently released revised guidelines for the management of hospital-acquired pneumonia.  He was also co-chair of the SHEA panel that revised the Compendium of Strategies to Prevent Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia.