About the Center


The Tick-Borne Disease Resource Center at Southampton Hospital educates the public, promotes collaboration in the medical community, and facilitates access to diagnosis and treatment of tick-borne diseases.

Advisory Panel

Christine Coolidge, PhD – Psychology
George P. Dempsey, MD – Family Medicine
Rajeev S. Fernando, MD – Infectious Disease
Ralph Gibson, MD – Internal Medicine
Alexandra Halitsky, MD – Pediatrics
Elaine Karis, MD – Rheumatology
Anthony F. Knott, MD – Family Medicine
Deborah Maile, RN – Infection Prevention
Olga McAbee, MD – Neurology
Erin McGintee, MD – Allergy
Max Minnerop, MD –  Emergency Medicine
Joseph B. Quinn, MD – Pediatrics
Gerald T. Simons, PA-C – Family Medicine
Anna-Marie Wellins, DNP – Family Medicine