Pediatric Infectious Disease

Debbie-Ann Shirley, MD, MPH, Division Head

Our division provides inpatient, outpatient, and physician-to-physician telephone consultations for:

  • Primary infectious diseases such as bacteremia (bloodstream infection), pneumonia, meningitis, Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever
  • Complicated or prolonged infections
  • Infections in high-risk patients (immunocompromised, cancer, neonates, prematurity, surgery, trauma, pulmonary, cardiac, or renal disease)
  • Infections in travelers adopted children and children from high-risk countries

The Division operates within an interdisciplinary team setting at the UVA Children’s Hospital and the new Battle Building.

Office Address & Contact

Department of Pediatrics
PO BOX 800386
Charlottesville, VA-22908

Phone: 434-924-9141
Fax: 434-982-4246

Administration

Debbie-Ann Shirley, MD, MPH
Division Head
Associate Professor

Administrative Assistant:
Stephanie Graham – Interim 

Faculty