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About the Journal

​​The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal® (PIDJ) is a complete, up-to-the-minute resource on infectious diseases in children. Through a mix of original studies, informative review articles, and unique case reports, PIDJ delivers the latest insights on combating disease in children — from state-of-the-art diagnostic techniques to the most effective drug therapies and other treatment protocols. It is a resource that can improve patient care and stimulate your personal research.

Official Journal of the:

Affiliated Societies:

  • Asian Society for Pediatric Infectious Disease
  • Sociedad Latinoamericana de Infectologia Pediátrica

Indexed/abstracted in:  BIOSIS, MEDLINE/PUBMED, EMBASE, SCOPUS, Science Citation Index Expanded, Current Contents/Clinical Medicine

Publication & Editorial Staff Contacts

Celia Braithwait

Production Editor
Emily Weisenreder

Marketing Manager

Christen Melcher ​

Advertising Sales Manager
Michael Kokell
Phone: 646-674-6453

Classified Advertising Sales Representative
Terry Paolino
Phone: 774-235-5039

Translation, Rights & Licensing
Silvia Serra

LWW Business Offices
Two Commerce Square
Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Phone: 215-521-8300

George H. McCracken Jr., MD
University of Texas
Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas
5323 Harry Hines Blvd., Rm. F3.202
Dallas, TX 75390-9063
Phone: 830-865-1249
Fax: 214-710-2175

Incoming Editor-in-Chief

Steve Black, MD

Editor-in-Chief Emeritus
John D. Nelson, MD ​

Society Offices

ESPID Headquarters
c/o Kenes International
1-3 rue de Chantepoulet, P.O. Box 1726
CH 1211 Geneva 1
Phone: +41 22 906 91 65
Faz: +41 22 732 26 07