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Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Adam J. Ratner - Director, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Adam J. Ratner, MD

Director, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases

In the Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases in NYU Langone Health’s Department of Pediatrics, faculty and fellows provide expert clinical care to children with infectious diseases. They care for patients at Hassenfeld Children’s Hospital at NYU Langone, Fink Children’s Ambulatory Care Center, NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital, and NYC Health + Hospitals/Bellevue.

In addition, the division educates the next generation of pediatric infectious diseases specialists through its Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education–accredited fellowship program and medical student electives. Trainees have opportunities to learn about clinical care for families and young adults affected by a wide range of infectious diseases and immunodeficiencies, including HIV.

Through the division’s clinical, epidemiological, and translational laboratory research programs, investigators are advancing new strategies for the treatment and prevention of childhood infections such as congenital and perinatal infections, vaccine-preventable diseases, methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and other antibiotic-resistant pathogens, and immunodeficiencies including HIV. Researchers collaborate with investigators from other divisions and departments, capitalizing on an interdisciplinary approach for furthering research in pediatric infectious diseases.

Division Leadership

Adam J. Ratner, MD, MPH
Director, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Rebecca Pellett Madan, MD, MS
Director, Pediatric Infectious Diseases Fellowship

Christine Denicola, MA
Division Administrator

Division Faculty

William Borkowsky, MD
Jennifer L. Lighter, MD
Rebecca Pellett Madan, MD, MS
Adam J. Ratner, MD, MPH
Vanessa N. Raabe, MD
Gail F. Shust, MD
Vijaya Soma, MD