Children's Hospital is part of the UPMC family.
The Division of Infectious Diseases provides consultation in the diagnosis and management of infectious diseases in children – especially recurrent, rare, or difficult to treat infections, including HIV/AIDS.
Consultative services are provided for children with:
Physicians also conduct follow-up for children admitted to Children's Hospital for infections. In addition, they assist in the laboratory diagnosis of infections and in the selection of therapeutic and preventive strategies including antimicrobials, vaccines, and immunoglobulins. Consultation is available for international travelers.
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We’re committed to nurturing the next generation of pediatric specialists.
Children’s is at the forefront of medical research and innovation.
Schedule an appointment or consultation with us at 412-692-7438.
Referrals are required from primary care physicians or other Children’s Hospital specialty services. Referrals for patients enrolled in managed care insurance plans also may require authorization from the insurance provider and primary care physician. We strongly recommend that you consult with your primary physician to ensure that a visit to the Infectious Disease clinic will be beneficial for your child. In addition, notes and lab results should be sent from your primary physician’s office to our clinic before the visit so we can provide the best care for your child. All necessary referral and authorization forms must be received before the patient’s visit. For accurate provider numbers or more information, please call the office number listed.
Acute Rheumatic Fever in Allegheny County: Incidence and GABHS M-Types
A Study to Assess the Pharmacokinetics, Safety and Efficacy of Anidulafungin When Used to Treat Children with Invasive Candidiasis, Including Candidemia
A Study to Compare the Efficacy and Safety of Micafungin Versus Amphotericin B Deoxycholate for the Treatment of Neonatal Candidiasis
Study to Determine the Safety, Tolerability and Pharmacokinetics of Fidaxomicin Oral Suspension or Tablets in Pediatric Subjects with Clostridium Difficile-associated Diarrhea (CDAD)
Treatment of Immunocompromised Patients with Conventional and High Dose Oseltamivir
Study to Evaluate the Safety and Tolerability of Intravenous Zanamivir in the Treatment of Hospitalized Adult, Adolescent and Pediatric Subjects with Confirmed Influenza Infection
Voriconazole as Therapy for Treatment of Invasive Aspergillosis and Molds
A Study to Evaluate the Safety, Tolerability, Efficacy, and Pharmacokinetics of Ceftaroline Versus Comparator in Pediatric Subjects With Acute Bacterial Skin and Skin Structure Infections
A Safety and Tolerability Study of Doripenem Compared With Cefepime in Hospitalized Children With Complicated Urinary Tract Infections
Children's Hospital's main campus is located in the Lawrenceville neighborhood. Our main hospital address is:
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
One Children’s Hospital Way
4401 Penn Ave.
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
In addition to the main hospital, Children's has many convenient locations in other neighborhoods throughout the greater Pittsburgh region.
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