Kimberle C. Chapin, MD, ABMM, FCAP
Kimberle C. Chapin, MD, ABMM, FCAP

Medical and Scientific Affairs


Sunnyvale, CA

Term: July 2021 – June 2025

Dr. Chapin is a past CLIAC member with over 30 years’ experience in the clinical diagnostic arena, specifically in all areas of microbiology and molecular technologies.  She has led a diverse group of clinical laboratories that include high-complexity as well as point-of-care testing. Dr. Chapin has expertise in the laboratory diagnosis and clinical management of infectious disease and is actively involved in research of current molecular methods in microbiology and clinical diagnosis of microbial disease.  She joined Cepheid in Medical and Scientific Affairs and continues as Professor at Brown Medical School in Pathology and Medicine in educational and committee roles.

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