Lucy Tompkins, MD, PhD – A Woman of ID

The Infectious Diseases field is fortunate to have women that so many call mentors, leaders, pioneers and mavericks and the IDSA Foundation is honored to celebrate these unstoppable change makers.

This month we are thrilled to feature our second 2020 Woman of ID, Lucy Tompkins, MD, PhD. Dr. Tompkins leadership and determination has helped set the precedent for women in ID. You can read Dr. Tompkins’s story here.

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