Division of Infectious Diseases and Travel Medicine
Princy N. Kumar, MD
Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases
The Division of Infectious Diseases at Georgetown University Medical Center’s prevailing mission is to achieve excellence and distinction in teaching, research and the provision of patient care.
The Division of Infectious Diseases has consistently been among the top scoring divisions for patient satisfaction. This repeat honor reflects the strong emphasis placed by Infectious Diseases staff both on having state-of-the-art clinical knowledge and on caring for the whole person.
The Infectious Disease clinic is a dynamic clinical practice that provides healthcare management outpatient services, as well as Infectious Diseases consultative and diagnostic services for patients with all types of infectious diseases.
Graduate medical education opportunities in infectious diseases are offered by MedStar Health, which has one of the largest graduate medical education platforms in the country. Georgetown University is MedStar Health’s research and academic health system partner.
MedStar Health offers a variety of clinical venues and exposure to Georgetown University’s world class faculty — clinicians, educators and researchers — for an unmatched graduate medical education experience
The division is committed to involvement in state of the art research projects and clinical drug trials.