Patrick C Seed, MD, PhD
Chief of Infectious Diseases in the Department of Pediatrics
Children's Research Fund Professor of Basic Science
Focus of Work
Dr. Seed’s lab aims to translate molecular knowledge of microbial/microbiome genetics, physiol...[Read full text]Patrick C. Seed, MD, Ph.D., is Associate Chief Research Officer for Basic Sciences at the Stanley Manne Children’s Research Institute at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago. He is a Professor of Pediatrics and Microbiology & Immunology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, and Division Head and Attending Physician in Lurie Children’s Division of Infectious Diseases.
Dr. Seed’s lab aims to translate molecular knowledge of microbial/microbiome genetics, physiology, and pathogenesis into diagnostics and treatments for a broad range of pediatric diseases.
He joined Lurie Children’s in October 2016 from Duke University, where he served as an Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Molecular Genetics and Microbiology and Surgery. Dr. Seed was also an Attending Physician in pediatric infectious diseases at Duke University Medicine Center. He received his medical degree and doctorate from the University of Rochester School of Medicine and completed his residency in pediatrics at the University of Michigan Hospital. Dr. Seed completed his fellowship in pediatric infectious diseases and postdoctoral training at Washington University School of Medicine/St. Louis Children’s Hospital.[Shorten text]
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Education and Certification
- PhD: University of Rochester, Microbiology (1996)
- MD: University of Rochester (1998)
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago Box 20
225 E Chicago Avenue
Chicago IL 60611