Ritu Banerjee, M.D., Ph.D.
The research of Ritu Banerjee, M.D., Ph.D., focuses on reducing the emergence and spread of antibiotic-resistant pathogens through improved surveillance and antimicrobial stewardship in hospital and community settings.
Significance to patient care
Infections due to antimicrobial-resistant bacterial pathogens result in significant morbidity, mortality and health care costs. Efforts to enhance infection surveillance and promote judicious use of antimicrobials are essential to prevent further emergence and spread of resistant bacteria and improve patient safety and outcomes.
Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Medical Scientist Training Program
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