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Division Faculty


​George y. Liu, MD, PhD

Division Chief
Fellowship Research Director
Professor of Pediatrics

Academic Interests
Bacterial Pathogenesis, Vaccine Development
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​ALICE PONG, MD

Clinical Director
Clinical Professor of Pediatrics

Academic Interests
Infection Control, Antimicrobial Stewardship, Tuberculosis 

​CHRISTOPHER CANNAVINO, MD

Fellowship Director
Associate Clinical Professor

Academic Interests
Antiinfective Development, Clinical treatment algorithms, Medical Education 

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​JOHN BRADLEY, MD

Medical Director
Distinguished Professor of Pediatrics

Academic Interests
Antiinfective Development, Novel Therapies, PK/PD , Ex-Red Book Committee

​JOHN ARNOLD, MD

Associate Fellowship Director
Associate Clinical Professor

Academic Interests
Clinical Virology

AMARAN MOODLEY, MD

Outpatient Director
Assistant Clinical Professor

Academic Interests
Congenital and Perinatal Infections, SARS-CoV-2 vaccine trials 


MARK SAWYER, MD

Professor of Pediatrics
Dept. of Pediatrics Residency Program Director

Academic Interests
Red Book Committee, ACIP, Vaccines 

​Jane Burns, MD

Professor of Pediatrics
Director of Kawasaki Disease Clinic & Kawasaki Disease Research Center

Academic Interests
Kawasaki Disease Pathogenesis, Epidemiology, Immunology, Genetics

​Lauge Farnaes, MD, PhD

Assistant Clinical Professor
Assistant Medical Director, Institute of Medical Genetics

Academic Interests
Next Generation Sequencing Diagnostics 
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​STEPHEN SPECTOR, MD

Distinguished Professor

Academic Interests
HIV/AIDS Pathogenesis, Host-Virus Interactions 


Leidy Tovar padua, md

Assistant Clinical Professor

Academic Interests
Infections in the immunocompromised host and Transplant ID

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​adriana tremoulet, md

Professor of Pediatrics

Academic Interests
Interface between pediatric pharmacology and the repurposing of therapies for use in pediatric inflammatory and infectious diseases


​Edmund Milder, MD 

Volunteer Faculty
Department Chair, NMCSD Pediatrics



LARRY PICKERING,  FIDSA, FPIDS, FAAP

Volunteer Faculty
Adjunct Professor of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine



NANDA RAMCHANDAR, MD

Volunteer Faculty