Pediatric Infectious Disease Faculty
Jeffrey S. Kahn, M.D., Ph.D.
Professor of Pediatrics and Microbiology
Chief, Division of Pediatric Infectious Disease
Sarah M. and Charles E. Seay Chair in Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Fellowship Program Director
Interests: Respiratory syncytial virus, emerging human viral pathogens, cellular responses to respiratory syncytial virus infection
Amanda Evans, M.D.
Interests: Pathogenesis of infectious diseases, bacterial-viral pathogen interactions, Moraxella catarrhalis
Michelle A. Gill, M.D., Ph.D.
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Immunology, and Internal Medicine
Interests: Pathogenesis and immunobiology of infectious diseases, host mucosal immune response to pediatric respiratory viral infections, and dendrite cells in the pathogenesis of rhinovirus (RV) infection
Natasha Hanners, M.D.
Interests: Central nervous system infections, flavivirus infections, neurovirology, Type 1 interferon responses, and virus-host interactions
Michelle Hsiang, M.D.
Horchow Family Scholar in Pediatrics
Interests: General infectious diseases, malaria epidemiology, malaria diagnostics and surveillance, community based interventions for malaria elimination, operational research
Ruth Levitz, Ph.D.
Interests: Respiratory syncytial virus
Jeffrey S. McKinney, M.D., Ph.D.
Vice Chair of Education
Harry W. Bass Jr. Professorship in Pediatric Education
Interests: Fever of unknown origin, pneumonia, osteomyelitis, infections in immunocompromised hosts, resident and medical student education, antimicrobial stewardship, patient safety, and process improvements
Michael Sebert, M.D.
Interests: Health care-associated infections, antimicrobial resistance pneumonia, tuberculosis, multidrug-resistant organisms, hospital epidemiology, pathogen transmission, genomic epidemiology, microbial evolution, bacterial pathogenesis, Streptococcus pneumoniae
Paul K. Sue, M.D.
Interests; Infections in the immunocompromised host, HIV, Hepatitis E virus, tuberculosis
Michael TeKippe, M.D., Ph.D.
Interest: Pediatric infectious diseases
Dawn M. Wetzel, M.D., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Pharmacology
Interests: Pediatric infectious diseases, parasitic infections, cellular and molecular pathogenesis of leishmaniasis and other parasitic infections, development of novel antiparasitics