Dr. John Aucott
Assistant Professor, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Dr. Aucott is a renowned expert in clinical research on the diagnosis and epidemiology of Lyme disease. He is the founder and president of Lyme Disease Research Foundation, a public nonprofit organization founded to promote research and education in Lyme disease.  Dr. Aucott was a Principal Investigator with Dr. Mark Soloski, for the landmark SLICE (Study of Lyme Disease Immunology and Clinical Events) project, a prospective cohort study examining the impact of acute Lyme disease on long-term health outcomes and immune function. Dr. Aucott is a practicing clinician at Park Medical Associates and part of the teaching faculty at Johns Hopkins School of Medicine where his focus has been on clinical translation research in Lyme disease.