Louise-Marie Dembry is professor of Medicine, Infectious Diseases and Epidemiology at Yale University. She was the Yale-New Haven Hospital (YNHH) associate director and director of Hospital Epidemiology from 1993 to 2015. She is currently director of Hospital Epidemiology for the VA CT Healthcare System. She has held multiple hospital leadership positions at both YNHH and the VA CT Healthcare System. She was president of the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA) and board chairperson in 2016 and served as the SHEA liaison to CDC’s Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee (HICPAC) from 2017 to 2021. She is a member of the Connecticut Healthcare Associated Infection Advisory Committee appointed by the commissioner of public health and is a member of the CT DPH HAI Multidisciplinary Antimicrobial Resistance Advisory Group. Her main interests include (1) the prevention and control of transmission of antibiotic-resistant organisms in healthcare settings, (2) patient safety, (3) healthcare facility preparedness for high-consequence infections, and (4) training and education for hospital epidemiology and public health emergencies.