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Ann Chahroudi, MD, PhD

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Director, Center for Childhood Infections & Vaccines

Pediatric Infectious Disease Specialist
Emory Healthcare

Associate Professor
Infectious Disease
Department of Pediatrics
Emory University School of Medicine

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Atlanta, GA,


Ann Chahroudi, MD, PhD, is an Assistant Professor in the Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases and Associate Director for Clinical Affairs for the MD/PhD Program of the Emory University School of Medicine. She is also Associate Medical Director of the Family and Youth Clinic of the Grady Infectious Diseases Program and an Affiliate Scientist in the Division of Microbiology and Immunology at the Yerkes National Primate Research Center in Atlanta, GA. Dr. Chahroudi received her MD and PhD from Emory University School of Medicine and completed her general pediatrics residency at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. She returned to Emory for subspecialty fellowship training in Pediatric Infectious Diseases. Dr. Chahroudi’s research focuses primarily on HIV pathogenesis and cure as well as zika virus infection of infants, with emphasis on translational studies in nonhuman primates. Her laboratory is funded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the American Foundation for AIDS Research (amfAR) and she is a Co-Investigator in the Emory Consortium for Innovative AIDS Research in Nonhuman Primates (CIAR-NHP) and the Martin Delany Collaboratory of AIDS Researchers for Eradication (CARE). Dr. Chahroudi is an elected member of the Society for Pediatric Research and serves on the Research Affairs Committee of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society. She is an Investigator for the AIDS Clinical Trials Group (ACTG) HIV Reservoirs and Viral Eradication Transformative Science Group and is Co-Chair of the International Maternal Pediatric Adolescent AIDS Clinical Trials (IMPAACT) Network Protocol 2015.


HIV pathogenesis
HIV mother-to-child transmission
HIV reservoirs and eradication: nonhuman primate models

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