Pediatric Infectious Disease Faculty

Dr. Jeffrey Kahn

Jeffrey 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
  • Director, Pediatric Infectious Disease Fellowship Program
  • Interests: Respiratory syncytial virus; emerging human viral pathogens; cellular responses to respiratory syncytial virus infection
Dr. Amanda Evans

Amanda Evans, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
  • Interests: Pathogenesis of infectious diseases; bacterial-viral pathogen interactions; Moraxella catarrhalis 
Dr. Michelle Gill

Michelle 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; dendrite cells in the pathogenesis of rhinovirus (RV) infection
Natasha Hanners

Natasha Hanners, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
  • Interests: Central nervous system infections; flavivirus infections; neurovirology; Type 1 interferon responses; virus-host interactions
Dr. Michelle Hsiang

Michelle Hsiang, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
  • Horchow Family Endowed Scholar in Pediatrics
  • Interests: General infectious diseases; malaria epidemiology; malaria diagnostics and surveillance; community based interventions for malaria elimination; operational research
Dr. Jeffrey McKinney

Jeffrey McKinney, M.D., Ph.D.

  • Professor
  • Vice Chair for Pediatric 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; process improvements
Dr. Michael Sebert

Michael Sebert, M.D.

  • Associate Professor
  • Interests: Health care-associated infections; antimicrobial resistance pneumonia; tuberculosis; multidrug-resistant organisms; hospital epidemiology; pathogen transmission; genomic epidemiology; microbial evolution; bacterial pathogenesis; Streptococcus pneumoniae
Dr. Paul Sue

Paul Sue, M.D.

  • Assistant Professor
  • Interests: Infections in the immunocompromised host; HIV; Hepatitis E virus; tuberculosis
Dr. Dawn Wetzel

Dawl 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

Professor Emeritus

Dr. George McCracken

George McCracken, Jr., M.D.

  • Professor Emeritus
Dr. John Nelson

John Nelson, M.D.

  • Professor Emeritus