Faculty

Leslie A. Enane, MD

Leslie A. Enane, MD

Assistant Professor

Phone: 317-274-5484
Email: lenane@iu.edu
Ryan White Center for Pediatric Infectious Disease and Global Health
1044 W. Walnut St, Rm 402A
Indianapolis, IN 46202

SPECIALTY

Pediatric Infectious Diseases

AREAS OF INTEREST

Tuberculosis and HIV care for children and adolescents; global child health; clinical pediatric infectious diseases.

Dr. Enane is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in the Ryan White Center for Pediatric Infectious Disease and Global Health at the Indiana University School of Medicine and the Riley Hospital for Children at IU Health.

Dr. Enane’s research focuses on global child health with a particular interest in TB and HIV care for adolescents. She conducts research in collaboration with the AMPATH Research Network in Kenya. She is an active member of the Adult and Child Lung Health Section of the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease.

EDUCATION

2005 BA, Anthropology and Biology, University of Virginia
2009 MD, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev Medical School for International Health
2012 Pediatrics Residency, Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital, Case Western Reserve University
2016 Pediatric Infectious Disease Fellowship / The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
In Progress MSc Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

HONORS & AWARDS

Melissa Ketunuti Memorial Global Health Research Fund, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, 2015
Global Child Health Track, Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital, Case Western Reserve University
Bachelor of Arts with Highest Distinction, Anthropology and Biology, University of Virginia, 2005
Anthropology Distinguished Majors Program, University of Virginia, 2004-2005
Center for Global Health Scholar, University of Virginia Center for Global Health, 2004
Dean’s List, University of Virginia, 2001-2005
Echols Scholar, University of Virginia, 2001-2005


CLINICAL

Riley Hospital for Children


RESEARCH & GRANTS

Dr. Enane is engaged in research investigating critical missed opportunities and targeted interventions in TB and HIV care for children and adolescents. Her work applies clinical epidemiology, mixed methods, and qualitative research methods.


REPRESENTATIVE PUBLICATIONS

(See: PubMed)

  • Enane LA, Lowenthal ED, Arscott-Mills T, Matlhare M, Smallcomb LS, Kgwaadira B, Coffin SE, Steenhoff AP. Loss to follow-up among adolescents with tuberculosis in Gaborone, Botswana. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. In press.
  • Enane LA, Gastañaduy PA, Goldfarb DM, Pernica JM, Mokomane M, Moorad B, Masole L, Tate J, Parashar UD, Steenhoff AP. Impact of rotavirus vaccination on hospitalizations and deaths from childhood gastroenteritis in Botswana. Clin Infect Dis. 2016;62(suppl 2):S168-S174. doi:10.1093/cid/civ1210. 
  • Enane LA and Rutstein R. Human Herpesvirus 8 Disease. 2016 Update in Siberry GK, Abzug MJ, Nachman S, Brady MT, Dominguez KL, Gnanashanmugam D, Mofenson LM, Kapogiannis B, Nesheim S; and the Panel on Opportunistic Infections in HIV-Exposed and HIV-Infected Children. Guidelines for the Prevention and Treatment of Opportunistic Infections in HIV-Exposed and HIV-Infected Children: Recommendations from the National Institutes of Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the HIV Medicine Association of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society, and the American Academy of Pediatrics. Update pending.