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Michael Klompas MD, MPH

Michael Klompas MD, MPH

Associate Professor of Population Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Cambridge, Massachusetts; Hospital Epidemiologist, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts

Dr. Michael Klompas is the Associate Hospital Epidemiologist at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston.  He attends on the infectious disease and internal medicine services of Brigham and Women’s Hospital. 

He has published widely on surveillance, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of ventilator-associated pneumonia, ventilator-associated events, and sepsis.  He was a member of the American Thoracic Society – Infectious Disease Society of America panel that recently released revised guidelines for the management of hospital-acquired pneumonia.  He was also co-chair of the SHEA panel that revised the Compendium of Strategies to Prevent Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia.


Dr. Klompas discloses the following: grant funding from CDC, Mass Department of Public Health, and royalties from UpToDate for articles on nosocomial pneumonia.