About me

Dr. Erika Wallender is an infectious disease physician with expertise in pharmacology, or the uses and effects of medical drugs.

Wallender's research focuses on the use of antimalarial drugs for preventing malaria in Uganda, particularly in pregnant mothers and young children.

Wallender earned her medical degree and her master of public health degree from the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University. She completed a residency in internal medicine at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and a fellowship in infectious diseases at UCSF.

  • Education

    Feinberg School of Medicine, MD, MPH, 2012

  • Residencies

    Vanderbilt University, Internal Medicine, 2015

  • Fellowships

    UCSF, Infectious Diseases, 2019

  • Academic Title

    Assistant professor

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