Mana Rao, MD is a board-certified Infectious Diseases physician and has been in clinical practice since 2017. Dr. Rao is also board certified in Internal Medicine. Currently, she serves in the capacities of the subspecialty medical director of infectious diseases and director of infection control. Her responsibilities include authoring and updating infectious diseases policy documents, steering and overseeing infection control activities at nursing homes and community programs, providing subspecialty opinion to clinicians, leading the institutional Program to Eliminate Contagion at Archcare (PROTECT) committee and influenza committee. She has also been a member of and an active contributor to the institution’s peer review group and COVID-19 Taskforce.