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Stanford T. Shulman, MD - Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Dr. Stanford T. Shulman reviews medical content for Healthwise, a nonprofit organization with a mission to help people make better health decisions. Dr. Shulman is a Virginia H. Rogers Professor of Pediatrics at Northwestern University Medical School in Chicago, Illinois. He is also Chief of the Division of Infectious Diseases at the Children's Memorial Hospital in Chicago, Illinois. A longtime member and past chair of the American Heart Association Committee on Rheumatic Fever, Kawasaki Disease, and Endocarditis, Dr. Shulman is also a past-chair of the Section of Infectious Diseases of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Dr. Shulman has been a visiting professor at many medical schools across the United States and has been an invited speaker at numerous national and international medical conferences.

Education and Training

MD: University of Chicago Medical School, Chicago, IL, 1967

Internship and Residency in Pediatrics: University of Chicago Hospitals and Clinics, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 1967–1969

Chief Resident in Pediatrics: University of Chicago Hospitals and Clinics, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 1969–1970

Research Fellowship: Institute for Child Health, London, England, 1970

Fellowship in Pediatric Immunology and Infectious Diseases: University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL, 1970–1972


American Board of Pediatrics

Pediatric Infectious Diseases, American Board of Pediatrics

Academic Appointments

Professor of Pediatrics, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL, 1979–present

University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL:

  • Associate Professor of Immunology and Medical Microbiology, 1976–1979
  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics, 1975–1979
  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, 1973–1975
  • Instructor and Special Fellow, Department of Pediatrics, 1972–1973

Instructor, University of Chicago, Department of Pediatrics, Chicago, IL, 1969–1970

Financial Disclosure

This reviewer reported no financial conflicts.

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