Pediatric Infectious Disease Treatment

Lurie Children's Division of Infectious Diseases offers comprehensive diagnostic and treatment services for children with a wide variety of infectious diseases, including many that are rarely seen in this country. Children throughout the nation are referred to our division for inpatient and outpatient evaluation and treatment.

Established in 1987, our Pediatric & Adolescent HIV/AIDS Program cares for more children and adolescents than any other pediatric HIV service provider in the region. Our Center for Kawasaki Disease has one of the largest and most active Kawasaki disease clinical and research programs in the U.S., having cared for more than 1,600 children.

Our Programs

The Division of Infectious Diseases has several multidisciplinary programs to care for children with a variety of infectious dieases.

Conditions We Treat

​Our pediatric specialists treat children for various infectious dieseases, both common and rare. We also provide preventative travel immunizations.

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Appointments

If you’d like to request an appointment with one of our specialists, call 1.800.543.7362 (1.800.KIDS DOC®).

Training & Education

We partner with Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine​ to train tomorrow’s leading pediatric physicians. Review the Feinberg School’s information to learn how to apply to the Division of Infectious Diseases fellowship.

Philanthropy

Your support is vital in helping us continue to make a difference in the lives of patients and families. Lurie Children’s relies on philanthropic funding to enhance its programs, services and research for children. To learn more, please e-mail the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago Foundation at foundation@luriechildrens.org or call 312.227.7500.