The 18th Annual St. Jude/PIDS Pediatric Infectious Diseases Research Conference will take place March 8-9, 2019 at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital in Memphis, Tennessee.

The program will feature a "Frontiers in Infectious Diseases" symposium, with presentations from leading investigators in infectious diseases and microbiology. In addition, a series of career development workshops will be available, including sessions on career paths in global health, industry, clinical research and education. Perhaps most important, attendees will have an opportunity to present their original research to colleagues in pediatric infectious diseases. There will also be time to enjoy the sights and sounds of Memphis.


Faculty and fellows in pediatric infectious diseases performing research related to childhood infections.


  1. To share original research related to childhood infections
  2. To facilitate career development among fellows and junior faculty in pediatric infectious diseases 

Abstracts (coming soon)



Travel Stipends

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society. St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


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