Dr. John Aucott is an associate professor of medicine at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. An internist and Lyme disease expert in the Division of Rheumatology, he is the director of the Johns Hopkins Lyme Disease Clinical Research Center.
With more than 15 years of research experience on the crippling effects of Lyme disease, he has published studies focusing on the subgroup of patients who develop post-treatment Lyme disease despite being treated with standard antibiotic therapy.
Dr. Aucott received his medical degree from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. He completed his residency in internal medicine at the University Hospitals of Cleveland. He is fellowship-trained in infectious disease and geographic medicine.