Current and Past Trainees

Fellow

Years Active

Research Topic

Current Position

Jane Symington, MD 2019-2022 TBD  

Peter Cooch, MD

2018-2021

Retrospective multicenter comparative effectiveness study of perioperative antibiotic prophylaxis on post-operative outcomes

Current Fellow in Pediatric Infectious Diseases, UCSF

Devan Jaganath, MD

2017-2020

Evaluation of novel diagnostics and biomarkers for childhood TB

Current Fellow in Pediatric Infectious Diseases, UCSF

Ben Briggs, MD, PhD

2016-2019

Determining the Pathogenesis of Enterovirus D68 Related Acute Flaccid Myelitis Using Host Transcriptome and Viral Genome Analysis

Current Fellow in Pediatric Infectious Diseases, UCSF

Alison Kuchta, MD, PhD

2015-2018

Genetic Variance of Antimalarial Drug Resistance and Fitness

Clinical Science Director at Roche Diagnostics

Oliver Medzihradsky, MD, MPH, MSc

2014-2017

Serology as a Surveillance Tool to Measure Impact of Malaria Interventions and Predict Hotspots

Clinical Researcher at Gilead Sciences

Mary Prahl, MD

2013-2016

The Impact of Placental Malaria on Neonatal Tolerance and Immunity to Malaria

Clinical Instructor at UCSF, Department of Pediatric Infectious Disease

Rachel Wattier, MD, MHS

2012-2015

Utility of Serial Blood Cultures in Children with Persistent Fever and Neutropenia

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, UCSF, Department of Pediatric Infectious Disease

Eileen Foy, MD, PhD

2010-2013

Exploring Virus-Host Protein Interactions During Enterovirus 71 Infection

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, UCSF, Department of Pediatric Infectious Disease

Susannah Kussmaul, MD

2009-2012

Evaluating Impact of Mandatory ID consultation Policy for Bacteremia on Antibiotic Usage in a Children's Hospital

Pediatric Infectious Diseases Specialist at Kaiser Permanente, San Francisco

Michelle Hsiang, MD

2009-2012

Evaluating Reactive Surveillance Strategy for Malaria Elimination in Swaziland

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, UT Southwestern

Barbara Pahud, MD, MPH

2007-2010

Risk of Encephalitis Following Childhood Immunizations in California

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Children's Mercy Hospital

Adam Hersh, MD, PhD

2006-2009

National Trends in Ambulatory Visits and Antibiotic Prescribing for Skin and Soft-Tissue Infections

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Utah

Theodore Ruel, MD

2006-2009

Disease Progression in HIV-infected African Children

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, UCSF & Program Director of UCSF Pediatric Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program

Ritu Banerjee, MD, PhD

2005-2008

Extensively Drug-Resitant Tuberculosis in California, 1993-1996

In Vitro Selection and Characterization of Ceftobiprole-Resistant Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus auerus

Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Mayo Clinic

Wassim Ballan, MD

2004-2007

NK cell changes in HIV-1-infected children

Pediatric Infectious Diseases Specialist at Phoenix Children's Hospital

Andrea Shane, MD, MPH, MSc

2003-2006

S. aureus Colonization of Children with Chronic Skin Conditions Attending a One-week Summer Camp

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Emory University

Tara Greenhow, MD

2002-2005

Direct Fluorescent Antibody (DFA) Testing of Nasopharyngeal Washes in Children with and without Respiratory Tract Infections

Pediatric Infectious Diseases Specialist at Kaiser Permanente, San Francisco

Anette Sohn, MD

2001-2004

Prevalence of Nosocomial Infections in Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Patients

Vice President and Director, TREAT Asia, amfAR

Erica Pan, MD, MPH

2000-2003

Dramatic Increase in Methiciliin-Resistant S. aureus Clinical Isolates Among Jail Inmates in San Francisco, CA Between 1996-2001

Director, Division of Communicable Disease Control and Prevention, Alameda County Public Health Department & Attending Physician at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital, Oakland

Michele Cheung, MD, MPH, FAAP

1999-2002

Outcomes in Clinical Encephalitis

Pediatric Infectious Diseases Specialist at Children's Hospital of Orange County