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    Kalpana Gupta, MD, MPH

         Investigator, CHOIR        

         Chief of Infectious Diseases & Attending Physician, VA Boston Healthcare System

         Professor, Boston University School of Medicine

         Lecturer, Harvard Medical School


  • BA, State University of New York-Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY
  • MD, State University of New York-Stony Brook School of Medicine, Stony Brook, NY
  • Senior Research Fellowship, Infectious Diseases, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
  • Clinical Fellowship, Infectious Diseases, New England Deaconess Hospital, Boston, MA
  • Residency, New England Deaconess Hospital, Boston, MA
  • MPH, University of Washington School of Public Health, Seattle, WA


  • Health systems
  • Epidemiology
  • Infectious diseases
  • Patient safety


  • Author Commendation: Best Authors in Infectious Diseases, UpToDate Editor Award, 2017
  • VISN 1 Network Director's ICARE Award, VA Boston HCS, 2016
  • Barry Farr Award, Best Paper of the Year (2014) in ICHE, Society for Hospital Epidemiology of America, 2015
  • Top Reviewer of the Year, Annals of Internal Medicine, 2012