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Elizabeth Lee Daugherty, M.D., M.P.H.
Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs, Department of Medicine
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Expertise: Critical Care Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Pulmonary Medicine
Research Interests: ICU Infection Control; ICU Patient Safety; Disaster Critical Care; Mechanical ventilation; Infection control measures and containment of respiratory viruses ...read more
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Dr. Elizabeth Lee Daugherty is an assistant professor of medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. Her areas of clinical expertise include critical care medicine, pulmonary and critical care medicine, and pulmonary medicine. Dr. Daugherty serves as the vice chair for clinical affairs for the Department of Medicine.
Dr. Daugherty earned her M.D. from the Georgetown University School of Medicine. She completed her residency at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and performed a fellowship in pulmonary medicine at Johns Hopkins.
Her research interests include critical care infection control, patient safety and critical care disaster response.
Dr. Daugherty is an investigator in the Johns Hopkins Adherence Research Center and co-leads the Provider Behavior Group (PBG) in collaboration with investigators from the Johns Hopkins Armstrong Institute for Patient Safety and Quality.
In addition to her research responsibilities, Dr. Daugherty serves as the medical control chief for the Johns Hopkins Hospital Office of Emergency Management and co-chair of the Emergency Mass Casualty Committee. She is a member of the Johns Hopkins Hospital Ethics and Hospital Epidemiology and Infection Control committees.
- Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs, Department of Medicine
- Assistant Professor of Medicine
Departments / Divisions
Centers & Institutes
- Georgetown University School of Medicine (2001)
- Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania / Internal Medicine (2017)
- Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine / Pulmonary Medicine (2017)
- American Board of Internal Medicine / Critical Care Medicine (2009)
- American Board of Internal Medicine / Internal Medicine (2004, 2017)
- American Board of Internal Medicine / Pulmonary Disease (2008)
Research & Publications
Dr. Daugherty’s research focuses on infection control and patient safety, including individual and organizational barriers that mediate personal protective equipment adherence, health care-associated infections rates and clinical outcomes.
Selected PublicationsView all on Pubmed
Daugherty EL, Paine LA, Maragakis LL, Sexton JB, Rand CS. Safety culture and hand hygiene: linking attitudes to behavior. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2012 Dec;33(12):1280-2. doi: 10.1086/668432. Epub 2012 Oct 29. No abstract available. PMID: 23143375
Daugherty EL, Rubinson L. Preparing your intensive care unit to respond in crisis: considerations for critical care clinicians. Crit Care Med. 2011 Nov;39(11):2534-9. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0b013e3182326440. PMID: 21926569
Daugherty EL, Speck KA, Rand CS, Perl TM. Perceptions and influence of a hospital influenza vaccination policy. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2011 May;32(5):449-55. doi: 10.1086/659406. PMID: 21515975
Daugherty EL, Carlson AL, Perl TM. "Planning for the inevitable: preparing for epidemic and pandemic respiratory illness in the shadow of H1N1 influenza." Clin Infect Dis. 2010 Apr 15;50(8):1145-54. doi: 10.1086/651272. Review.
Daugherty EL, White DB. "Conducting clinical research during disasters." Virtual Mentor. 2010 Sep 1;12(9):701-5. doi: 10.1001/virtualmentor.2010.12.9.ccas1-1009. No abstract available.
Activities & Honors
- American College of Chest Physicians
- American Thoracic Society
- Society of Critical Care Medicine
- Medical Control Chief, Johns Hopkins Hospital Office of Emergency Management, Baltimore, MD
- Co-chair, Emergency Mass Casualty Committee
- Member, Hospital Ethics Committee, Johns Hopkins, Baltimore, MD
- Member, Hospital Epidemiology and Infection Control Committee, Johns Hopkins, Baltimore, MD