Sheldon L. Kaplan, MD

  • Professor, Pediatrics - Administration, Baylor College of Medicine
  • Head, Pediatric Infectious Diseases Section, Baylor College of Medicine
  • Chief, Infectious Disease Service, Baylor College of Medicine
  • Head, Department of Pediatrics, Texas Children's Hospital

Biography

Dr. Kaplan’s research focuses on infections in children caused by Streptococcus pneumoniae, Staphylococcus aureus and Neisseria meningitis, including evaluating new antibiotics for children with infections caused by antibiotic resistant bacteria.

Education

M.D.
University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine, Columbia, MO
Internship
Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis
Residency
Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
Fellowship, Pediatric Infectious Disease
Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO