National Mentoring Network (MNET) Mentor Profiles
Yvonne Maldonado, MD
Research Interests: Infectious diseases, pediatrics, public health
Dr. Maldonado is Professor, Departments of Pediatrics and of Health Research and Policy; Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases; and Senior Associate Dean of Faculty Development and Diversity at Stanford University School of Medicine, USA. Dr. Maldonado’s research interests are the epidemiology and prevention of viral vaccine preventable infections, such as measles, polio, rotavirus, conducted internationally in Zimbabwe, Mexico, as well as in the US. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and the Infectious Disease Society of America, a member of the Society for Pediatric Research, the Pediatric Infectious Disease Society and the American Public Health Association.