Dr Audrey Odom John
Chief of the Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Dr Odom John is the Chief of the Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. She received her M.D. and Ph.D. from Duke University, followed by residency in Pediatrics and fellowship in Pediatric Infectious Diseases at the University of Washington in Seattle.
She joined the faculty at Washington University School of Medicine in 2008. She has received multiple awards for her work from the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation, the March of Dimes, and the Burroughs Welcome Fund. Dr. Odom’s NIH-funded laboratory focuses on malaria parasite, en route to development of new malaria therapies and diagnostics.