Theodore C. (Ted) Eickhoff, MD,
professor emeritus in the division of infectious diseases at the University of Colorado School of Medicine and longtime Chief Medical Editor of
Infectious Disease News, died March 24 at age 86.
Eickhoff’s death was announced by the University of Colorado Denver. According to associate professor of medicine Michelle Barron, MD, and Eric Poeschla, MD,head of the division of infectious diseases, Eickhoff was one of the founders of the discipline of infection prevention and control.