About the Journal : The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal

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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. 

VISION:The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal will improve the health of children globally by fostering a better understanding of infectious disease prevention and treatment in children.  

MISSION: The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal will serve ESPID and its members as well as the global infectious disease community as the leading resource for publication of pediatric infectious disease research and acting as a forum to further the education of pediatricians and specialists in pediatric infectious disease globally.

  • We value high quality research, teaching, and practice in the field of pediatric infectious diseases.
  • We support the ESPID and the wider pediatric infectious disease community in disseminating important new work and ideas.  
  • We wish to provide a fair and rapid review process for submitted manuscripts.
  • We wish to provide easy and convenient access for our readership

Official Journal of the European Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases (ESPID) ​

Publication & Editorial Staff Contacts

Senior Publisher
Jordan Schilling
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Production Editor
Gretchin Gifford
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Marke​ting Manager

Christen Melcher
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Advertising Sales Manager
Kelle Ramsay
Phone: 843-261-4221
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Classified Advertising Sales Representative
Terry Paolino
Phone: 774-235-5039
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Steve Black, MD
Professor of Pediatrics
Center for Global Health
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
333 Burnet Avenue
Cincinnati, Ohio 45229-3039