Award Descriptions

PIDS Fellowship Award

Goal: Increase the pool of highly trained pediatric infectious disease clinical scientists and stimulate scholarly basic and clinical research in areas pertinent to pediatrics.

PIDS-St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Fellowship Program in Basic and Translational Research

Goal: Develop a larger cadre of physician-scientists who are trained to carry out rigorous, high-quality, basic and translational investigation in the field of pediatric infectious diseases.

Antimicrobial Stewardship Fellowship Award

Goal: Support the development of future researchers in pediatric antimicrobial stewardship by providing mentorship to complete a scholarly research project in a timely manner during fellowship or residency.

Pichichero Family Foundation Research Development, Vaccines for Children Initiative Award in Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Goal: Support outstanding physician-scientists performing translational or clinical research in the field of pediatric infectious diseases specifically involving research in vaccines and immunotherapeutics.