Lyme Disease Team

Timothy P. Flanigan, MD received his medical degree from Cornell University Medical College in New York, New York, and completed his residency and fellowship training in infectious diseases at University Hospital of Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia. He is a dean’s professor of medical science, professor of medicine and professor of health services, policy and practice at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. He is a fellow of the American College of Physicians and the Infectious Disease Society of America.

Associate Medical Director

Jennie Johnson, MD is an infectious diseases specialist and the Associate Medical Director of the Lifespan Lyme Disease Center. Dr. Johnson received her undergraduate degree in biology from the University of Pennsylvania. She went on to earn her medical degree from the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University. Dr. Johnson completed her internship and residency in internal medicine at Oregon Health and Science University, Portland. She completed her fellowship in infectious diseases at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University.

Dr. Johnson also serves as an assistant professor of medicine at the Alpert Medical School and is an adjunct assistant professor of medicine at both Bryant University and Johnson and Wales University. She is also the assistant medical director of the Infectious Diseases and Immunology Center at The Miriam Hospital. 

Dr. Johnson is a member of the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the American College of Physicians.

Kevin Mirandou, NP
Nurse Practitioner

Kevin Mirandou, MSN, APRN is a nurse practitioner with the Lifespan Lyme Disease Center. Mirandou earned his master of science degree in nursing – family practitioner, from the University of Rhode Island, Kingston. 
Mirandou brings experience and advanced knowledge in the areas of primary care, urgent care, and neuro health. Additionally, he is skilled in the areas of illness prevention, diagnosis, and treatment, as well as administering medications. Previously, Mirandou was a registered nurse at Rhode Island Hospital in the Neurosurgical Spine and Kidney Transplant Unit, where he cared for patients needing hemodialysis, peritoneal dialysis, post-surgical care of spinal surgeries, and kidney transplants. 

Mirandou is a member of Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honors Society.