Dr. Gupta is Deputy Director of the Johns Hopkins Center for Clinical Global Health Education and Professor of Medicine and International Health at Johns Hopkins University.
Board certified in infectious diseases, Dr. Gupta specializes in international public health, clinical research, and education in infectious diseases, HIV/AIDS, and tuberculosis (TB) (including in special populations such as infants, children and pregnant and lactating women), as well as conditions that undermine disease treatment (such as malnutrition, infection and inflammation, and antibiotic resistance). Since 2002, her work has focused primarily on India, where she leads several Indo-JHU research collaborations. She serves in leadership positions for the RePORT consortium for TB research, including on the RePORT International Executive Committee, as US Chair of RePORT India, and as PI of the multi-site C-TRIUMPH research consortium. She is Co-PI of the NIH-funded Baltimore-Washington-India Clinical Trials Unit and an active clinical investigator in multi-country ACTG and IMPAACT trials.
In 2019, Dr. Gupta was appointed for a 4-year term to the NIAID Council, the chief advisory committee for National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases at the U.S. National Institutes of Health. She is an author of more than 150 peer-reviewed research publications and 7 book chapters on prevention and treatment of HIV, TB, and other infectious diseases, predominantly in low- and middle-income settings.
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