Andi L Shane, MD, MPH, MSc
Chief, Division of Infectious Disease
Department of Pediatrics
Emory University School of Medicine
Hubert Department of Global Health
Rollins School of Public Health
Marcus Professor of Hospital Epidemiology and Infection Prevention
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
Dr. Andi Shane joined the Emory faculty in August 2006 following service as an Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) Officer at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and completion of a pediatric infectious disease fellowship at the University of California, San Francisco. She was appointed as a Marcus Professor of Hospital Epidemiology and Infection Prevention in 2013 and as the Director of the Division of Pediatric Infectious Disease in 2019, where she oversees a talented group of faculty with clinical, translational, and basic science interests.
Dr. Shane’s areas of research interest include the prevention and epidemiology of enteric infections, evaluating applications of probiotics in the treatment and prevention of infectious diseases and vaccine immunogenicity, the prevention of neonatal sepsis, and the epidemiology and prevention of childcare infections in local and global settings. She is committed to the education and mentoring of the next generation of clinicians and research scientists; she co-teaches a course on Clinical Trial Design in Emory’s Masters of Science in Clinical Research Program and is a co-founder of the K-Club.
Dr. Shane is an active member of the Pediatric Infectious Disease Society (PIDS), World Society of Pediatric Infectious Diseases (WSPID), the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA), the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA), Society for Pediatric Research (SPR), and the American Pediatric Society (APS). She also serves as an Associate Editor for the Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society (JPIDS).