Editorial Board — Medscape Infectious Diseases

Board Members

  • Kogieleum K. Naidoo, MB ChB, PhD
    • Medical Doctor
      University of Natal
      Head
      Treatment Research Programme
      Centre for the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa (CAPRISA)
      Durban, South Africa
  • Paul A. Offit, MD
    • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
      The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Jan E. Patterson, MD
    • The University of Texas Health Long School of Medicine at San Antonio
      University Health System
      San Antonio, Texas
 

Board Member Details

Paul G. Auwaerter, MD
Paul G. Auwaerter, MD

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

Paul G. Auwaerter, MD, has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships:
Serve(d) as a director, officer, partner, employee, advisor, consultant, or trustee for: Infectious Diseases Society of America; Collidion, Inc.
Received research grant from: SIDR
Received income in an amount equal to or greater than $250 from: Dynavax Technology; Aradigim; various medical-legal organizations

Helen W. Boucher, MD
Helen W. Boucher, MD

Professor of Medicine, Division of Geographic Medicine and Infectious Diseases; Director, Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program; Director, Heart Transplant and Ventricular Assist Device Infectious Diseases Program, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts

Helen W. Boucher, MD, has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships:
Serve(d) as a director, officer, partner, employee, advisor, consultant, or trustee for: Merck & Co., Inc.
Received research grant from: National Institutes of Health
Received income in an amount equal to or greater than $250 from: American Board of Internal Medicine Test Committee and Infectious Diseases Board
Received travel reimbursement from: American Board of Internal Medicine; Infectious Diseases Society of America; College of the Holy Cross

Matthew E. Falagas, MD, MSc, DSc
Matthew E. Falagas, MD, MSc, DSc

Adjunct Associate Professor of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts; Chief, Department of Medicine, Henry Dunant Hospital Center, Athens, Greece

Matthew E. Falagas, MD, MSc, DCs, has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships:
Serve(d) on the advisory board for: AstraZeneca Pharmaceuticals, LP; Infectopharm; Tetraphase; Shionogi & Co., Ltd.; Xellia Pharmaceuticals
Received lecture honoraria from: Cipla Ltd; Merck & Co., Inc.; Pfizer, Inc.
Received research support from: Helperby; Shionogi & Co., Ltd.; Tetraphase

Kogieleum K. Naidoo, MB ChB, PhD
Kogieleum K. Naidoo, MB ChB, PhD

Head, Treatment Research Programme, Centre for the AIDS Programme of Research in South Africa (CAPRISA); Honorary Lecturer, Department of Public Health, University of Natal, Durban, South Africa

Kogieleum K. Naidoo, MB ChB, PhD, has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships:
Serve(d) as executive director for: Board of Control, CAPRISA
Received research grant from: CDC President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief; Newton Fund, South African Medical Research Council; University of Cape Town; Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation /p>

Paul A. Offit, MD
Paul A. Offit, MD

Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania; Director, Vaccine Education Center; Attending, Infectious Diseases, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Paul A. Offit, MD, has disclosed no relevant financial relationships.

Jan E. Patterson, MD
Jan E. Patterson, MD

Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, Associate Dean for Quality & Lifelong Learning, The University of Texas Health Long School of Medicine at San Antonio; Staff Physician, Consultant, Infectious Diseases, University Health System, San Antonio, Texas

Jan E. Patterson, MD, MS, has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships:
Serve(d) as a director, officer, partner, employee, advisor, consultant, or trustee for: Pfizer, Inc. (consultant); Young Living Essential Oils (distributor)
Received research grant from: Texas Department of State Health Services (contractor services)
Received income in an amount greater than or equal to $250 from: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; American Board of Internal Medicine