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About the Pediatric Division of Infectious Diseases

The Division of Infectious Diseases provides clinical care, teaching, clinical and basic research as well as hospital epidemiology and infection control at Rady Children�s Hospital San Diego (RCHSD). The division has excelled in every aspect of its clinical and academic missions. Its reputation is demonstrated by the leadership roles of its divisional members nationally and internationally, and the success of the fellows graduating from the program.


Stephen Spector, MD

  • Best Doctors in America: 2007-2008
  • Who’s Who in Medical Sciences Education
  • Senior advisor, William Jefferson Clinton Foundation for Care and Treatment of Children with HIV/AIDS
  • Panelist member, Guidelines for prophylaxis of opportunistic infections in patients with HIV infections, Department of Health & Human Services and Centers for Disease Control Advisory Board
  • Panelist member, Perinatal HIV guidelines, Department of Health & Human Services
  • External advisory panel, Bone marrow transplantation program project grant, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
  • Data Safety Monitoring Board-Collaborative Antiviral Study Group
  • Journal Editorial Boards, AIDS, Journal of AIDS, Journal of Infectious Diseases, Open AIDS Journal, Journal of Clinical Virology