Infectious Diseases and Global Health

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About Us

Our Vision:  Less Infection, Healthier Children...Globally

The Ryan White Center for Pediatric Infectious Disease and Global Health (PIDGH) is a national leader in global pediatric infectious diseases. 

Our goal is to improve the health of children in Indiana and around the world through outstanding pediatric disease research, training and clinical care.

Ryan White Center for PIDGH distinctives

Clinical Care:  We take expert care of more than 1,000 children every year with complex infectious diseases
Research:  We are nationally and internationally recognized for our malaria and HIV research
Education:  We train globally focused physician-scientists in our pediatric ID fellowship

The Center was built with extraordinary support over the past 25 years from the Indiana University Dance Marathon, and builds on the legacy of Ryan White, Jeanne White and Ryan’s doctor, Dr. Martin Kleiman.