Juan Salazar, MD, MPH

Professor & Chair, Pediatrics, School of Medicine, UConn Health (Affiliate)


Physician-in-Chief, Connecticut Children’s Medical Center

Research Overview

The ID Division maintains an active research program. ID Division members have been successful in securing extramural funding, publishing numerous articles in peer-reviewed journals, and presenting at national and international meetings. The major areas of research interest are deer-associated zoonotic infections including Lyme disease, babesiosis, and anaplasmosis, HIV and syphilis pathogenesis, and periodic fever in children.

Education

1980-1986 Medical School (6 year program), Universidad Javeriana, Bogotá, Colombia
1983 Brown University School of Medicine, medical student exchange program (June-Dec ’83), Providence, Rhode Island
1988-1991 Pediatric Residency, University of Connecticut Pediatric Residency Program, Farmington, Connecticut
1991-1992 Chief Resident in Pediatrics, University of Connecticut Pediatric Residency Program, Farmington, Connecticut
1992-1995 Fellowship, Pediatric Infectious Diseases, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, Minnesota
1993-1995 Master’s in Public Health (MPH) in Epidemiology (October ’95), University of Minnesota School of Public Health, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Recent Publications

Contact Information
Emailjsalaza@ccmckids.org
Phone860.545.8566
Mailing AddressConnecticut Children's Medical Center
282 Washington Street, 2-L
Hartford, CT 06106