James P Nataro

James P Nataro, MD, PhD, MBA

Division:
Infectious Diseases: Pediatric
Department:
Pediatrics
Call 434.243.5500
Primary Location:

PO Box 800386

Charlottesville, VA 22908

Directions
Phone:
434.243.5500
Secondary Locations:
Expertise
ABMS Certification:
Pediatrics, Infectious Diseases
Research Interests:

Enteric Infections
Global Health

Clinical Practice:
Pediatric Infectious Diseases
About
Title:
Benjamin Armistead Shepherd Professor and Chair, Director of Children's Services, UVA Children's Hospital
Biography

Dr. James Nataro came to UVA in September 2010, and he currently serves as the physician in chief for UVA Children's Hospital and the chair of the Department of Pediatrics. He is an attending physician in inpatient general pediatrics, and until recently, pediatric infectious diseases. His research focuses on intestinal health, especially diseases of developing countries. He's also involved in teaching upcoming healthcare professionals.

With everything that he does, Dr. Nataro’s ultimate goal is to improve the health of children. 

Education
Primary:
University of Maryland 1987
Residency:
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia 1990
Fellowships:
Johns Hopkins Hospital (Infectious Diseases) 1991