Part of a long and successful research tradition, the Division of Infectious Diseases secures a significant amount of National Institutes of Health funding each year. Basic science and clinical investigators within the division are heavily involved in bench research and clinical trials to increase the understanding of new and re-emerging infectious diseases and the efficacy of new therapies.

Grant support

Multidisciplinary training is supported by:

  • NIH K12 Multidisciplinary Clinical Research Career Development Program (MCRCDP)
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
  • Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
  • National Institutes of Health (NIH)
  • US Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)

Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP)

The Division participates in the Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) at Washington University, the largest MD/PhD program in the country.

Explore the division’s clinical and basic research enterprises below and the faculty involved in each science category with their particular interests.