Professor of Internal Medicine
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, MI
Dr. Bradley received her M.D. from the State University of New York at Buffalo School of Medicine in 1981 and completed her Internal Medicine Residency at Ohio State University Hospitals in 1984 and Fellowships in Infectious Diseases and Geriatric Medicine at the University of Michigan Medical Center in 1987 and 1991 respectively. She is Professor of Internal Medicine in the Division of Infectious Diseases at the University of Michigan and Hospital Epidemiologist for the Veterans Affairs (VA) Ann Arbor Healthcare System. She is a Fellow of the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) and the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA). She is currently the Editor-in-Chief of Infection Control Hospital Epidemiology, current Chair of the IDSA Standards Practice and Guidelines Committee, and previously served as Academic Councilor for SHEA and Chair of the SHEA Long-term Care Committee. She is also President-Elect of the Michigan Infectious Diseases Society.
Dr Bradley's research has focused on the epidemiology and prevention of infection especially in older adults and in nursing home residents. Her research has been funded in part through collaborations with the Centers for Disease Control/VA Network and VA Health Services Research & Development. She has helped develop and author guidelines, guidances, and position papers for IDSA, SHEA, and the VA, including a variety of topics such as catheter-associated urinary tract infection, asymptomatic bacteriuria, prevention and control of influenza, tuberculosis and methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus in long-term care residents, and infection surveillance for healthcare-associated infection in nursing homes.
Disclosure: Nothing to disclose
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