Andrew T. (Andy) Pavia, M.D.
- Chief of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, University of Utah School of Medicine (2002-Present)
- George and Esther Gross Presidential Professor, University of Utah (2003-Present)
- Professor of Pediatrics & Medicine, University of Utah School of Medicine (2001-Present)
Areas of Special Interest
- Epidemiology, diagnosis and management of emerging infectious diseases including influenza, respiratory infections and diarrheal diseases.
- Keenly interested in HIV/AIDS and has been involved in HIV clinical care and research since the 1980’s.
Professional Recognition & Appointments
- Director of Hospital Epidemiology, Associate Director of Antimicrobial Stewardship, Primary Children's Medical Center, Salt Lake City, UT
- Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics, IDSA and Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America
- Member, CDC Board of Scientific Counselors
- Member, National Academy of Science, Engineering and Medicine (Formerly Institute of Medicine Forum on Public Health Preparedness)
- Co-Chair, Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) Influenza Treatment Guidelines Panel
- Member, IDWeek Program Committee
- Former Member, Board of Directors - IDSA
- Former Chair, IDSA Pandemic Influenza Task Force
- Former Member, National Vaccine Advisory Committee (NVAC)
- Former Chair - Vaccine Safety Working Group of the NVAC
- Former Member, National Biodefense Science Board (NBSB)
- Former Chair, Influenza Working Group of the NBSB
- Former Chair, IDSA National and Global Public Policy Committee
- Former Officer, Epidemic Intelligence Service at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Over 250 peer-reviewed scientific articles, textbook chapters, reviews and scientific abstracts including:
- Community-acquired pneumonia requiring hospitalization among U.S. Children. New Engl J Med. 2015
- Community surveillance of respiratory viruses among families in the Utah Better Identification of Germs-Longitudinal Viral Epidemiology (BIG-LoVE) Study. Clin Infect Dis. 2015.
- Detection of 23 Gastrointestinal pathogens among children presenting with diarrhea. J Pediatr Infect Dis Society 2016
- Respiratory viral detection in children and adults: Comparing asymptomatic controls and pneumonia cases. J Infect Dis 2015
- Antibiotic prescribing in ambulatory children in the United States. Pediatrics 2011
- Brown University (A.B.)
- Brown University (Medical School)
- Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center Internal Medicine (Residency, Chief Resident)
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Preventive Medicine (Residency)
- University of Utah School of Medicine, Adult/Pediatric Infectious Disease (Fellowship)