Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Resources for Patients and Families
AIDS Info—Developed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, this site provides information on clinical trials and treatment, as well as educational and informational resources.
American Academy of Pediatrics—This professional organization also offers information for parents.
Center for Disease Control—The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention offers information for medical professionals and families concerning a wide range of health topics. This link will take you directly to their information on infectious diseases.
Immunization Action Coalition—This organization promotes the importance of childhood as well as adult immunizations. The site provides information on the various vaccines, diseases and guidelines for who should receive vaccines, and when.
National Network for Immunization Information—This site provides news and information on vaccines to medical professionals, the media and the public. Also provides information on various diseases.
New York State Health Department—On their website, NYS Department of Health provides information on the recommended immunizations and schedule for New York State.
New York State HIV Clinic Resource—Sponsored by the New York State Department of Health, this site offers information and resources for individuals and families within New York who are dealing with HIV or AIDS.
Parents of Kids with Infectious Diseases—This site offers support and information to parents and caregivers of children with an infectious disease. Site provides information on HIV/AIDS, hepatitis, and organ donation as well.
Women, Children and HIV—An international resource, this organization seeks to promote better healthcare for women and children throughout the world who are facing HIV and AIDS. The site provides information, news items, and information on international events.
Department of Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Golisano Children’s Hospital
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 690
Rochester, NY 14642
Phone: (585) 275-5944
Fax: (585) 273-1104
Monday – Friday,
8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.