Dr. Anne McCarthy is Professor of Medicine at the University of Ottawa and a member of the Division of Infectious Diseases at the Ottawa Hospital. She is the Director of the Tropical Medicine and International Health Clinic at the Ottawa Hospital.
She has been a longstanding provider in the Tuberculosis Clinic at the Ottawa Hospital. She is currently the Chair of CATMAT and the previous Chair of the malaria subcommittee of CATMAT. In addition, she is the Lead for Undergraduate Medical Education Global Health and previous Director of the Office of Global Health for the Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa.
Her research interests include infections in compromised hosts, implementation of vaccine delivery programs within a healthcare setting, studies on antimalarial drugs – including tolerability and interactions with concurrent medication (such as antiretroviral drugs for HIV), vaccine efficacy, TB management outcomes and compliance with travel medicine recommendations.