Pediatric Infectious Disease

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

  • Primary infectious diseases such as bacteremia (blood stream 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.

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Clinical Services

Patients are seen by physician referral only.

Appointments:
Dianne Shifflett
Phone: 434-924-9141

Fax: 434-982-4246

Faculty

Leigh Grossman, MD
James Nataro, MD, PhD, MBA
Theresa Schlager, MD
Ronald Turner, MD
Linda Waggoner-Fountain, MD, MEd
Debbie Shirley, MD
Ina Stephens, MD
Emily Wong, MD
Sarah Boggs, MD

 

Administration

Department of Pediatrics
P.O. Box 800386
Charlottesville, VA 22908-0386
434-924-9141
Fax: 434-982-4246

Division Chief
Steven Zeichner, MD, PhD

McLemore Birdsong Professor
Pediatrics & Microbiology, Immunology, and Cancer Biology Director, Pendleton Pediatric Infectious Disease Laboratory Chief, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases University of Virginia

434.297.7718

P.O. Box 801349
409 Lane Road, MR4, Rm 2118
Charlottesville, VA 22908-0386 USA

Administrative Assistant
Dianne Shifflett