David A. Rosen, M.D., Ph.D.  rosen_d@kids.wustl.edu

Instructor in Pediatrics, Infectious Diseases
Infectious DiseasesPathobiology

phone: 314-286-2874


  • BS, University of Michigan2002
  • MD, Washington University School of Medicine2010
  • PhD, Washington University School of Medicine2010


  • Pediatric Internship and Residency, St. Louis Children's Hospital2010 - 2012
  • Pediatric Infectious Disease Fellowship, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis Children's Hospital2012 - 2016

Licensure and Board Certification

  • MO, Physician and Surgeon License 2012
  • General Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics 2013


  • Farmington Rotary Foundation Daniel Waldman Memorial Scholarship1998
  • State of Michigan House of Representatives Certificate of Recognition1998
  • University of Michigan Regents-Alumni Scholarship1998
  • William Beaumont Hospital Scholarship1998 - 2001
  • University of Michigan James B. Angell Scholar1999 - 2002
  • National Stark Scholarship for Chemistry and Biochemistry2001
  • American Institute of Chemistry Merit Award for Biochemistry2002
  • Washington University Medical School Teaching Assistant of the Year2007
  • Washington University Teaching Citation2008
  • Alexander Berg Prize for Microbiology Research2010
  • St. Louis Children’s Hospital Chief Resident Award2012
  • Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society Fellowship Award2013 - 2015
  • Oliver Langenberg Physician-Scientist Training Program Post-Doctoral Trainee, Washington University School of Medicine2014 - 2017
  • St. Louis Children’s Hospital Outstanding Fellow Teaching Award2015 - 2016
  • Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society Fellow Video Award2015

Selected Publications view all (5)

Publication Co-Authors

Klebsiella pneumoniae FimK Promotes Virulence in Murine Pneumonia. J Infect Dis. 2016;213(4):649-58. PMCID:PMC4721909  PMID:26347570 
Streptozocin-induced diabetic mouse model of urinary tract infection. Infect Immun. 2008;76(9):4290-8. PMCID:PMC2519435  PMID:18644886 
Molecular variations in Klebsiella pneumoniae and Escherichia coli FimH affect function and pathogenesis in the urinary tract. Infect Immun. 2008;76(7):3346-56. PMCID:PMC2446687  PMID:18474655 
Utilization of an intracellular bacterial community pathway in Klebsiella pneumoniae urinary tract infection and the effects of FimK on type 1 pilus expression. Infect Immun. 2008;76(7):3337-45. PMCID:PMC2446714  PMID:18411285 
Detection of intracellular bacterial communities in human urinary tract infection. PLoS Med. 2007;4(12):e329. PMCID:PMC2140087  PMID:18092884