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COVID-19 Real-Time Learning Network 

A collaborative multi-disciplinary response is critical to optimally manage patients with COVID-19. With funding from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the COVID-19 Real-Time Learning Network brings together the latest clinical guidance, institutional protocols, clinical trials data, practice tools and resources from a variety of medical subspecialties around the world. Visit daily for must-have information, curated by medical experts, that will help clinicians and other decision-makers work together to win the fight against COVID-19. 

Medical Editor 

Natasha Chida headshot.jpgNatasha Chida, M.D. MSPH 
Dr. Chida is Assistant Professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, where she serves as the Associate Program Director for the infectious diseases fellowship training program. Her research interests are focused on medical education, and her clinical practice includes HIV care, general infectious diseases, and general internal medicine.  


Associate Medical Editor 

Ravina Kullar.pngRavina Kullar, PharmD, MPH, FIDSA 
Dr. Kullar is an infectious diseases pharmacist for Expert Stewardship, Inc., which focuses on infection prevention & antibiotic stewardship in nursing homes and is an infectious diseases research consultant. An infectious diseases global health expert and public health advocate, she has published over 40 research papers on the global health threat of antibiotic resistance.


Online Editor

image8e62s.pngMarjorie K. Connolly
Marjorie is a public health communications specialist who previously served as the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ National Press Secretary and worked as a communications and health policy advisor on Capitol Hill. She studies global health systems history at the Humboldt University and Freie University of Berlin.


Expert Contributors 

Shweta Anjan headshot.jpgShweta Anjan, M.D. 
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases 
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine 


Prathit Kulkarni.jpgPrathit A. Kulkarni, M.D. 
Assistant Chief of Medicine, Michael E. DeBakey Veterans Affairs Medical Center 
Assistant Professor, Infectious Diseases Section, Department of Medicine, Baylor College of Medicine 



Rachel Bender Ignacio, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor, Division of Allergy and Infectious Diseases; University of Washington
Medical Director, COVID-19 Clinical Research Center; Associate, Vaccine and Infectious Diseases Division; Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center


Glenn_Patriquin.jpgGlenn Patriquin, M.D., MSC 
Assistant Professor Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia 
Medical Microbiologist and Infectious Diseases Physician, Nova Scotia Health 


Sampathkumar_Priya_15M.jpgPriya Sampathkumar, M.D., FIDSA 
Associate Professor of Medicine 
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science 



imageanaoc.pngAdrienne E. Shapiro, MD, PhD
Acting Assistant Professor, Departments of Global Health and Medicine Division of Allergy & Infectious Diseases; University of Washington
Associate, Vaccine and Infectious Diseases Division; Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center


Al-Tawfiq headshot.jpgJaffar Al-Tawfiq, M.D., FIDSA 
Johns Hopkins Aramco Healthcare 



imageuxeus.pngFrancesca Torriani, M.D., FIDSA 
Professor Clinical Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases 
University of California, San Diego 



Priya Nori, MD
Director of Stewardship & OPAT, Director of ID Fellowship Program
Associate Prof. of Medicine and Orthopedic Surgery
Montefiore Health System, Albert Einstein College of Medicine


imagerzmbt.png Michael Stevens, MD, MPH, FACP, FIDSA, FSHEA
Professor of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine




Payal K. Patel, MD MPH
Medical Director of Antimicrobial Stewardship, VA Ann Arbor
Assistant Professor, Division of Infectious Diseases
University of Michigan Health System

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