Anthony J. Infante, MD, PhD
Division Chief, Professor of Pediatrics and Associate Chairman for Research
Director, Children's Immunology Clinic
M.D., Indiana University, 1978
Ph.D., biological chemistry, Indiana University, 1977
B.S., chemistry, Ball State University, 1972
Fellowship, immunology, Stanford University, 1981-83
Fellowship, immunology, Mayo Foundation, 1980-81
Residency, pediatrics, Mayo Clinic
Pediatrics, 1989, 1997, 2004
Kwan, A, Abraham, RS, Currier, R, Brower, Andruszewski, K, Abbott, JK, Baker, M, Ballow, M, Bartoshesky, LE, Bonilla, FA, Brokopp, C, Brooks, E, Caggana, M, Celestin, J, Church, JA, Comeau, AM, Connelly, JA, Cowan, MJ, Cunningham-Rundles, C, Dasu, T, Dave, N, De La Morena, MT, Duffner, U, Fong, C-T, Forbes, L, Freedenberg, D, Gelfand, EW, Hale, JE, Hanson, IC, Hay, BN, Hu, D, Infante, A, Johnson, D, Kapoor, N, Kay, DM, Kohn, DB, Lee, R, Lehman, H, Lin, Z, Lorey, F, Abdel-Mageed, A, Manning, A, McGhee, S, Moore, TB, Naides, SJ, Notarangelo, LD, Orange, JS, Pai, SY, Porteus, M, Rodriguez, R, Romberg, N, Routes, J, Ruehle, M, Rubenstein, A, Saavedra-Matiz, CA, Scott, G, Scott, PM, Secord, E, Seroogy, C, Shearer, WT, Siegel, S, Silvers, SK, Stiehm, ER, Sugerman, RW, Sullivan, JL, Tanksley, S, Tierce, ML, Verbsky, J, Vogel, B, Walker, R, Walkovich, K, Walter, JE, Wasserman, RL, Watson, MS, Weinberg, GA, Weiner, LB, Wood, H, Yates, AB, Puck, JM. Newborn screening for severe combined immunodeficiency in 11 screening programs in the United States. JAMA 2014 Aug;312:729-738.
Rose DM, Atkins J, Holland SM, Infante AJ. A novel mutation in IFN-gamma receptor 1 presenting as multisystem Mycobacterium intracellulare infection. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2014 Feb;133(2):591-592.
Trimble, R, Atkins, J, Quigg, TC, Burns, CC, Marshall, G, Thomas, M, Mangla, AT, Infante, AJ. Vaccine associated paralytic poliomyelitis and BCGosis in an immigrant child with severe combined immune deficiency. MMWR Weekly 2014 Aug;63(33):721-724.
Infante AJ, McCullers, Jonathon A, Orihuela CJ. Mechanisms of predisposition to pneumonia: Infants, the elderly, and viral infections In: Brown, Hammerschmidt & Orihuela, eds. Streptococcus pneumoniae: Molecular mechanisms of host-pathogen interactions. 2014.
Infante, TD, Arevalo-Flechas, L, Ford LA, Partida MN, Ketchum, N, Pollock, BH, Infante, AJ. Community service learning: an effective vehicle for interprofessional education. Journal of Research on Interprofessional Practice and Education, in press, 2014
Primary immune deficiency, rheumatologic, and autoinflammatory diseases
Clinical trials of immunoglobulin products, vaccines, and other biological agents
Edward Brooks, MD
Professor of Pediatrics
M.D., Texas Tech University School of Medicine, 1985
B.S., chemistry, Washington & Lee University, Lexington, Virginia, 1981
Postdoctoral fellowship, pathology, Harvard University, 1991-93
Clinical fellowship, allergy and immunology, UT Medical Branch, Galveston, 1989-91
Postdoctoral fellowship, immunology, UT Medical Branch, Galveston, 1988-89
Residency Pediatrics, UT Medical Branch, Galveston, 1985-88
Pediatrics, 1990, 2000; Pediatric allergy & immunology, 1991, 2003
Peters JI, Singh, H., Brooks EG, Diaz, J., Kannan TR, Coalson JJ, Baseman, J, Cagle, M., Baseman JB. Persistence of Community-Acquired Respiratory Distress Syndrome Toxin-Producing Mycoplasma pneumoniae in Refractory Asthma Chest 2011 Aug;140(2).
Thaller EI, Petronella SA, Hochman D, Howard S, Chhikara RS, Brooks EG. Moderate increases in ambient PM2.5 and ozone are associated with lung function decreases in beach lifeguards. J Occup Environ Med 2008 Feb;50(2):202-211.
Zaitsu M, Narita S, Lambert KC, Grady JJ, Estes DM, Curran EM, Brooks EG, Watson CS, Goldblum RM, Midoro-Horiuti T. Estradiol activates mast cells via a non-genomic estrogen receptor-alpha and calcium influx. Mol Immunol 2007 Mar;44(8):1977-1985.
Dennis Conrad, MD
Professor of pediatrics
M.D., Ohio State University, 1978
B.A., zoology, Ohio State University, 1975
Fellowship, pediatric infectious disease, Oklahoma Children's Memorial Hospital, 1983-86
Residency, pediatrics, chief resident, Children's Medical Center, UTHSC-Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, 1981-82
Residency, pediatrics, Parkland Memorial Hospital, UTHSC-Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, 1978-81
Pediatrics, 1984; Pediatric Infectious Diseases, 1994
Conrad DA. Medical Management of Acute Sinusitis In: Brook I (ed). Sinusitis: From Microbiology to Management. New York: Marcel Dekker, Inc.; 2006. p. 203 - 217.
Gallardo MJ, Johnson DA, Gaviria J, Nguyen L, Melendez R, Connor DA, Conrad DA. Isolated herpes simplex keratoconjunctivitis in a neonate born by cesarean delivery. J AAPOS 2005 Jun;9(3):285-287
Conrad DA. Immunizations In: Yamamoto LG, Inaba AS, Okamoto JK, Patrinos ME, Yamashiroya VK (eds). Case Based Pediatrics for Medical Students and Residents. Bloomington: AuthorHouse, Inc.; 2004. p. 8-14.
Anti-Infectives, Vaccine-preventable infections