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Yvonne Maldonado


Yvonne Maldonado
Stanford Medicine/Global Child Health/Lucile Salter Children's Hospital

Yvonne (Bonnie) A. Maldonado, MD, is Professor, Director of Global Child Health, and Chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics at Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California. Dr. Maldonado attended Stanford University School of Medicine, completed a pediatric residency program and pediatric infectious diseases fellowship at the Department of Pediatrics at Johns Hopkins University. She was an Epidemic Intelligence Service Officer at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, prior to joining the faculty at Stanford University. She has led a number of NIH, CDC, WHO and Gates funded domestic and international pediatric vaccine studies, as well as studies in prevention and treatment of perinatal HIV infection in the US, Mexico and Africa. She is currently a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Infectious Diseases and the HHS National Vaccine Advisory Committee.

She has over 110 peer reviewed publications in scientific journals and is co-editor of the textbook “Infectious Diseases of the Fetus and Newborn Infant” and the American Academy of Pediatrics “Red Book”.

2016 Scientific Advisory Board: 
2016 Topics: 
Microbes and Pregnancy