Mark Schleiss, M.D.

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Division Director, Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Professor of Pediatrics
Co-Director, Center for Infectious Diseases and Microbiology Translational Research (CIDMTR)

Mark Schleiss, M.D., is a professor in the Department of Pediatrics and division director of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. Dr. Schleiss has received awards for his work and is a member of various research societies. Dr. Schleiss was also named one of the Best Doctors in America in 2011-2012, 2013. Dr. Schleiss focuses on the study of CMV (Cytomegalovirus) vaccines, immunopathogenesis, and placental infection. Currently, Schleiss’ lab is using animals to evaluate the extent of protection the maternal-placental-fetal unit provides against CMV.

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