Infectious Disease Physician Dr. Jared Eddy Joins National Jewish Health

FEBRUARY 16, 2021

DENVER — Jared EddyJared J. Eddy, MD, has joined the infectious disease faculty at National Jewish Health in the Division of Mycobacterial and Respiratory Infections. Dr. Eddy arrived this past spring at the height of the first wave of the pandemic and immediately provided invaluable leadership to help National Jewish Health combat the COVID-19 pandemic. In his role as Director of Infection Control, he leads hospital efforts to ensure patient and staff safety. Dr. Eddy specializes in nontuberculous mycobacteria, tuberculosis, chronic respiratory infections, multi-drug resistant organisms and other infectious diseases. He sees patients in clinic on the National Jewish Health main campus.

Dr. Eddy received his medical degree at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He completed a residency program in internal medicine at Boston Medical Center and fellowships in infectious disease at National Jewish Health and Boston Medical Center. Additionally, Dr. Eddy has authored numerous peer reviewed journal articles.

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