Anthony W. Orvedahl, M.D., Ph.D.

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Research Assistant, Infectious Diseases
Research Assistant, Pathobiology
Infectious Diseases

phone: (314) 454-6050


  • BA, summa cum laude, University of Colorado2004
  • MD, University of Texas - Southwestern Medical Center2012
  • PhD, University of Texas - Southwestern Medical Center2012


  • Resident in Pediatrics (ARP), St. Louis Children's Hospital2012 - 2014
  • Fellow, Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Washington University School of Medicine2014 - 2018

Licensure and Board Certification

  • 2017American Board of Pediatrics
  • 2018 - PresMO, Board of Registration for the Healing Arts
  • 2019American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Honors and Awards

  • Jacob Van Ek Award for Community Service and Academic Excellence, University of Colorado2004
  • Honorable Mention, Graduate Student Poster Session, UT-Southwestern2006
  • Keystone Symposium Travel Award2006
  • Keystone Symposium Conference Assistantship, "Autophagy in Health and Disease"2007
  • Keystone Symposium Conference Assistantship, "Cell Biology of Virus Entry, Replication, and Pathogenesis"2008
  • Molecular Microbiology Graduate Program Nominee, Nominata Award (for most outstanding graduate student, UTSW)2010
  • Quality Improvement Showcase selection, St. Louis Children's Hospital Residency Program2014
  • Outstanding Poster Award, PIDS-St. Jude Pediatric ID Research Conference2019
  • Finalist, Bridging to Success Award, Society for Pediatric Research2019
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