ID Faculty

Andi L. Shane

Interim Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases, Associate Professor
Pediatric Infectious Diseases and Global Health
Marcus Professor Hospital Epidemiology and Infection Control
Emory University School of Medicine and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta


Education and Training
  • Medical Degree:MD, Louisiana State University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA, 1997
  • Graduate Degree: MPH, MSc
  • Residency: Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, 2000, Chief resident, 2001
  • Fellowship: Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) Officer, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 2003 and Pediatric Infectious Disease Fellowship, University of California at San Francisco, 2006
  • Enteric infections, healthcare associated infections, probiotics, vaccine immunogenicity, global health
  • Dr. Shane is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics and a Marcus Professor of Hospital Epidemiology and Infection Control in the Emory School of Medicine with an adjunct appointment in the Hubert Department of Global Health at the Rollins School of Public Health. Her research interests include the prevention of enteric infections in the healthcare environment and in resource challenged settings, the prevention of healthcare associated infections, applications of probiotics for infectious diseases and in improving vaccine immunogencicty, and the design and implementation of clinical trials. She serves as the Medical Director of Hospital Epidemiology at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta.
Publications / Presentations
  • Selected journal articles authored/co-authored by Dr. Shane (Click here) are available at PubMed, the online database provided by the U.S. National Library of Medicine National Institutes of Health publications.