Katelyn Donnelly ’14

Katelyn Donnelly

Guidelines Specialist, Infectious Diseases Society of America
Buffalo, New York

Katelyn Donnelly (née Stermer) is a Guidelines Specialist for the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) where she works with technical expert panels of infectious disease physicians, pharmacists, and microbiologists to set national standards of care. She is concurrently pursuing her Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) degree from the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences in Buffalo. She received her Master of Public Health (M.P.H.) in Epidemiology from the University of Illinois at Chicago, where she was the recipient of a David L. Boren Fellowship for public health and isiZulu language studies at the University of KwaZulu-Natal in Durban, South Africa. Katelyn graduated from Valparaiso University in 2014 with a B.S. in Chemistry, International Service, and Humanities and Christ College Scholar Honors. She was Vice President of Public Relations for the Panhellenic Council, a member of Kappa Delta sorority, participated in the medical mission trip to Costa Rica and Nicaragua and spent a semester abroad in Windhoek, Namibia..