Margaret Hostetter, MD
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Dr. Margaret K. Hostetter, the B.K. Rachford Professor of Pediatrics, Chair of the Department of Pediatrics, and Director of the Cincinnati Children’s Research Foundation, is a board-certified specialist in pediatric infectious diseasesA native of Toledo, Ohio, Dr. Hostetter earned her M.D. from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, and completed her pediatric residency and fellowship in pediatric infectious diseases at Children's Hospital Boston. She has served as the American Legion Heart Research Professor in Pediatrics at the University of Minnesota and as the Jean McLean Wallace Professor of Pediatrics and Chair of the Department of Pediatrics at Yale (2002-2010) before coming to Cincinnati Children’s Hospital in 2010 as the Albert B. Sabin Professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases.  She became Chair at Cincinnati Children’s in July 2014.

Dr. Hostetter has had several awards for her research, including the E. Mead Johnson Award for Pediatric Research from the Society for Pediatric Research, and the Maxwell Finland Lecture from the Infectious Diseases Society of America. She is a member of SPR (past President), APS (past President), the American Society of Clinical Investigation, the Association of American Physicians, and the National Academy of Medicine.