Dr. Andrew Pavia is George and Esther Gross Presidential Professor and Chief of the Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases at the University of Utah Health Sciences Center and Primary Children's Hospital. Dr. Pavia is trained in Public Health Epidemiology as an EIS officer and a Preventive Medicine Resident at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Dr. Pavia is involved in the care of adults, pregnant women, and children with HIV and children with other infectious diseases. He has a particular interest in the treatment of HIV in women, children and prevention of mother to child transmission. He is a member of the National Vaccine Advisory Committee and chairs the Vaccine Safety Subcommittee, and Chair of the National and Global Public Policy Committee and the Pandemic Influenza Task Force of the Infectious Disease Society of America (IDSA). He is on the editorial board of JAIDS, a section editor for Current Infectious Disease Reports and a reviewer for numerous journals.