Our faculty recognize that being mentors and training future pediatric infectious diseases specialists is a privilege. Our fellows gain confidence and independence as they progress through training while surrounded by a collegial, educational environment.
Jennifer E. Schuster, MD, MSCI
Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine
Associate Program Director
Amol Purandare, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine
Megan Hamner, MD
Edward Lyon, DO
Aaron Shaw, MD
Kathryn VanderVelde, MD
Sarah King, MS, C-TAGME
Faculty and staff
Meet the team from the Division of Infectious Diseases.
2020 Dr. Steven Dahl – Arkansas Children’s Hospital-University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, Ark.
2019 Dr. Katherine Richardson – Prisma Health, Greenville, S.C.
2019 Dr. Joel Waddell – UnityPoint Health – Blank Children's Hospital, Des Moines, Iowa
2017 Dr. Laura Norton – University of Minnesota Health, Minneapolis, Minn.
2016 Dr. Sanet Torres-Torres – San Jorge Children's Hospital, San Juan, Puerto Rico
2015 Dr. Christelle Ilboudo – University Hospital-University of Missouri Health Care, Columbia, Mo.