David B. Haslam, MD

Specializes In
  • Infectious Diseases
  • Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Languages Spoken
  • English

Appointments

Sees Patients For

Infectious diseases, especially those of the gastro-intestinal tract

Hospital Affiliations

  • Missouri Baptist Medical Center
  • St. Louis Children's Hospital

Locations

Experience

Board Certifications

  • Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Infectious Disease

Academic Title(s)

Associate Professor, Pediatrics
Division of Pediatric Infectious Disease
Associate Professor, Molecular Microbiology

Research Interests

The chemical genomic approach to the study of intraccellular toxin trafficking within hosts cells by Shiga toxin (Stx).  Stx is responsible for thousands of cases of gastroenteritis annually and the most common cause of hemolytic uremic syndrome, a potentially fatal illness that predominantly affects young children.

Publications & Research

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Education

Research Fellowship

1995 Molecular Microbiology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri

Clinical Fellowship,

1992 Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri

Residency

1991 Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario, University of Ottawa, Canada

Medical Degree

1987 University Of Calgary, Alberta, Canada

B.S.

1984 Science, University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada