Recruitment of new clinical and laboratory based faculty:
Clinical Program: The Pediatric Infectious Diseases Division has established an outstanding clinical infectious diseases consultative service as well as an infectious diseases specialty service at RCHSD.
Dr. Alice Pong and other members of the Division are responsible for the Hospital Epidemiology Program, as well as the RCHSD Antimicrobial Stewardship Program.
Teaching: The Infectious Diseases faculty has an established record of outstanding teaching and mentoring of medical students, residents and fellows, with one of the ID faculty receiving the UCSD Pediatric Resident Attending of the Year Award.
Fellowship Program: The Division is an ACGME approved program and has an outstanding track record of training fellows that go on to successful careers in academic medicine.