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Sarah D. Haessler, MD, MS

Department of MedicineHaessler_s
Division of Infectious Diseases

Institutional Leadership Roles

  • Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs, Department of Medicine,
    University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate
  • Hospital Epidemiologist, Baystate Medical Center
  • Division Chief (interim), Geriatrics and Palliative Care, Department of Medicine

Academic Appointment

  • Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Massachusetts Medical School-Baystate
  • Adjunct Associate Professor of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine

Education and Training

  • Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH
    • Fellowship, Infectious Diseases (2002-2005)
    • Residency, Internal Medicine (1999-2002)
  • George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Services, Washington, DC
    M.D. (1995-1999)
  • Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA    
    M.S., Human Development (1989-1991)
  • Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY
    B.A., Psychology (1985-1989)

Scholarly Foci

  • Nosocomial Infections
  • Hospital Infection Control

Scholarly Activity 

View a list of Dr. Haessler's publications in the Scholarly Commons repository.

Professional Societies and Leadership Roles

  • Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America
    • Member (2005-present)
    • Education Committee
      • Chair
    • Board of Trustees
      • Councilor
  • Infectious Diseases Society of America
    • Member (2005-present)
  • American College of Physicians
    • Member (2016-present)

Contact Information

Baystate Infectious Diseases
3300 Main Street, Suites 3C&D
Springfield, MA 01199
413-794-7394
Sarah.Haessler@baystatehealth.org