Deborah Persaud, M.D.
Director, Infectious Disease Fellowship Program
David M. Rubinstein Child Health Building
200 N. Wolfe Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21287
New York University School of Medicine
Babies Hospital/Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center – Pediatrics (chief resident)
New York University School of Medicine – Infectious Diseases
AIDS Drug Development,
HIV in Children
Research Focus: Mechanisms of HIV persistence in reservoirs children, selection and transmission of drug resistant HIV during chemoprophylaxis for prevention of mother-to-child transmission, and their implications for antiretroviral therapy. And therapeutic HIV vaccines and the development of field-friendly assays for infant diagnosis and drug resistance testing.