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Infectious Disease

Infectious Disease

The Pediatric Infectious Diseases section at Arkansas Children’s Hospital (ACH) includes four board-certified specialists with academic appointments in the College of Medicine at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS). Section activities include:
  • Inpatient and outpatient consultant services
  • Children with HIV/AIDS comprehensive clinical care
  • Home IV therapy management
  • Clinical Directorship of the Clinical Microbiology Laboratory at ACH
  • Participation in Infection Control, Pharmacy & Therapeutics, and Child and Family Life telephone consultations at ACH
  • Basic science, clinical research, clinical trials research, multi-centered national network collaborations, and applied research in the areas of health promotion, prevention and education
  • Education activities for second and third year medical students, an elective rotation for senior medical students and residents in Pediatrics, Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, Family Practice, Pharmacy, and Nursing

Faculty Members:


Additional web links:
 
Arkansas Children’s Hospital Research Institute
Collaborative Antiviral Study Group
Pediatric Pharmacology Research Unit
Chlamydia – National Center for HIV, STD and TB Prevention Division of Sexually Transmitted Diseases 

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