Voting Member: Helen Boucher, MD, FACP, FIDSA
Helen Boucher, MD, FACP, FIDSA; Director, Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program and Associate Professor of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine, Boston, MA.
Dr. Boucher is Director of the Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program and Director of the Ventricular Assist Device and Cardiac Transplant Infectious Diseases Program at Tufts Medical Center (TMC). She also holds an appointment as Associate Professor of Medicine at Tufts University School of Medicine. Her clinical interests include infections in immunocompromised patients and antibiotic resistant infections. Her research interests focus on antibiotic resistant bacteria and the development of new anti-infective agents. She has served on the Board of Directors of the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) and currently serves on the American Board of Internal Medicine Infectious Disease Exam Writing Committee and Subspecialty Board. In 2014 she was appointed Associate Editor of the journal Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy. Dr. Boucher also serves on the Board of Trustees of the Physicians of TMC and The College of the Holy Cross.