Louise-Marie Dembry, MD, FACP, MS, MBA

Professor of Medicine (Infectious Diseases) and of Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases); Director, Hospital Epidemiology VA CT Healthcare System

Research Interests

Epidemiology; Public Health; Enterococcus; Infectious Disease Medicine; Public Health Surveillance; Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci

Public Health Interests

Hospital management

Research Organizations

Internal Medicine: Infectious Diseases

School of Public Health: Epidemiology of Microbial Diseases

Faculty Research

Office of Cooperative Research

Research Summary

Dr. Dembry's research interests are in healthcare epidemiology, namely the prevention and control of healthcare associated infections, antimicrobial resistant organisms and patient safety. Other interests include preparedness for high consequence infections (e.g., pandemic influenza), with a particular emphasis on 1) effective methods for training and educating clinicians, 2) healthcare facility and public health coordination and 3) surveillance methodologies.

Specialized Terms: Hospital epidemiology; Prevention and control of healthcare associated infections and antimicrobial resistant organisms; Molecular typing techniques in study of prevention and control of healthcare associated infections; Antimicrobial resistant organisms

Selected Publications

Full List of PubMed Publications

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Contact Info

Louise-Marie Dembry, MD, FACP, MS, MBA
Patient Care Locations
Yale Infectious DiseasesYale New Haven Hospital
20 York Street

New Haven, CT 06510
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Infectious DiseasesVA Connecticut Healthcare
950 Campbell Avenue

West Haven, CT 06516
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Office Location
Infectious DiseasesVA Connecticut Healthcare
950 Campbell Avenue, Ste 111-I

West Haven, CT 06516
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Mailing Address
PO Box 208056
333 Cedar Street

New Haven, CT 06520-8056