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Andrew J. Nowalk, MD, PhD

Job Title Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC and University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
4401 Penn Avenue, Suite Floor 3
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
412-692-7438 Phone
412-692-7016 Fax

Education and Training

Medical School:

1999 University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA
1997 PhD, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA


2003 University Health Center of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA


2005 University Health Center of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA


  • American Society for Microbiology
  • National Physicians Alliance
  • Pediatric Infectious Disease Society
  • Infectious Disease Society of America
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Alpha Omega Alpha
  • American Medical Student Association

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Infectious Diseases
  • Drug Enforcement Administration


  • Endowed Research Instructorship in Pediatrics 
  • First Year Fellow Teaching Award 
  • T32 Fellowship Award 
  • A. Vincent Londino Senior Resident Teaching Award  
  • Neonatology Senior Resident Award 
  • Primary Care Center Senior Resident Award 
  • Allegheny County Medical Society Medical Student Leadership Award  
  • Alpha Omega Alpha  
  • American Medical Student Association, National President  
  • NIH Medical Scientist Training Program Scholarship  
  • Sigma Xi


  • von Lackum K, Ollison K, Bykowski T, Nowalk AJ, Hughes JL, Carroll JA, Zückert WR, Stevenson B. Regulated synthesis of the Borrelia burgdorferi inner-membrane lipoprotein IpLA7 (P22, P22-A) during the Lyme disease spirochete's mammal-tick infectious cycle. Microbiology. In press, 2006.
  • Clifton, DR, Nolder, CL, Hughes, JL, Nowalk, AJ, Caroll, JA. Regulation and expression of bba66 encoding an immunogenic infection-associated lipoprotein in Borrelia burgdorferi. Mol Microbiol. 61(1):243-58, 2006.
  • Nowalk, AJ, Gilmore, RD, Caroll, JA. Serologic proteome analysis of Borrelia burgdorferi membrane-associated proteins. Infect Immun. 74(7):3864-73, 2006.

Active Research Projects / Grants

  • Molecular Basis of Pediatric Disease
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April 20, 2015
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