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Virginia Commonwealth University

Old City Hall Suite 205 1001 East Broad Street

Richmond, Virginia 23298

United States

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Virginia Commonwealth University is a major, urban public research university with national and international rankings in sponsored research. Located in downtown Richmond, VCU enrolls more than 31,000 students in 222 degree and certificate programs in the ... more

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Employment History


University of Virginia

Physician and Researcher

University of Chicago

Position In Practice, UVA Health System, Division of Infectious Diseases

Augusta Health

Diagnostics Expert

University of Virginia Medical School


Elected Member
American Society for Clinical Investigation

Member of the Advisory Council
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Board Member
Marafiki Foundation Inc



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Prof Eric R Houpt, M.D. Infectious Diseases

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Eric R. Houpt, MD

Dr. Houpt serves as President and Chair of the Board of Directors. He is Assistant Professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases and International Health at the University of Virginia. His professional interest is in tropical infections, particularly intestinal protozoa. He previously trained at Emory and the University of Chicago, and has worked as a ward physician in a mission hospital in Papua New Guinea and at the Kilimanjaro Medical Centre in Tanzania. Since 2002 he has performed a number of clinical projects on diagnostics for tropical infections including amebiasis, cryptosporidiosis, and giardia infection among Tanzanian AIDS patients. Newer projects in Tanzania include studies on the burden of cryptococcal meningitis and tuberculosis. Dr. Houpt holds NIH grants in amebiasis and diagnostics for protozoal pathogens and was the 2002 Infectious Diseases Society of America Young Investigator in Vaccine Development. He attends on the UVA Infectious Diseases consultation service and the Traveler’s Clinic and started the 4th year medical school elective on Global Health.

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Eric R. Houpt, M.D. Practice: UVA Health System, Division of Infectious Diseases

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Prof. Eric R Houpt, M.D.THOUGHT LEADERS SERIES...insight from the world's leading experts

An interview with Professor Eric R Houpt conducted by April Cashin-Garbutt, MA (Cantab)
About Professor Eric R Houpt, M.D.
Eric R Houpt Eric Houpt is the Jack Gwaltney Professor of Infectious Diseases at the University of Virginia and is Vice-Chair for Research in the Department of Medicine.
He and his group leads studies on the burden of infectious diseases, drug resistance, and emerging infections all over the world.
He previously trained at Emory and the University of Chicago, and has worked as a physician and researcher in Papua New Guinea and at the Kilimanjaro Medical Centre in Tanzania.
He was awarded the Bailey Ashford Medal by the American Society of Tropical Medicine, the Oswald Award by the Infectious Diseases Society of America, and is an elected member of the American Society for Clinical Investigation.
He is a member of the CDC Advisory Council for the Elimination of Tuberculosis and has been the tuberculosis consultant for the Virginia Department of Health since 2009.

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Eric R. Houpt, MD, FASTMH University of Virginia

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