Linda A Waggoner-Fountain

Linda A Waggoner-Fountain, MD, MEd

Division:
General Pediatrics , Infectious Diseases: Pediatric
Department:
Pediatrics
Call 434.982.1925
Primary Location:
UVA Pediatrics

Sixth Floor

1204 W. Main St.

Charlottesville, VA 22903

Directions
Phone:
434.982.1925
Secondary Locations:
Expertise
ABMS Certification:
Pediatrics; Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Research Interests:

Immunizations and infectious issues in international adoptees, undergraduate and graduate medical education and sign over of patient care.

Clinical Practice:
Meningitis (Bacterial and Viral)-child, Swine Flu (H1N1)-child, Pneumonia, Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Pediatric Primary Care
Appointment:

Director, Pediatric Residency Program

About
Title:
Professor of Pediatrics
Biography

Dr. Waggoner-Fountain received her undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Iowa. She completed a pediatrics residency, a pediatric chief residency and a pediatric infectious diseases fellowship at UVA, and joined the faculty in 1996. She later earned a master’s degree in academic medical education at the University of Southern California.

Dr. Waggoner-Fountain is the director of the Pediatrics Residency Program and is active in education with UVA School of Medicine. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her family. ?

Awards
  • 2015-2018 Best Doctors in America® List 
Education
Primary:
University of Iowa, 1989
Residency:
Pediatrics, University of Virginia; Chief Residency, Pediatrics, University of Virginia
Fellowships:
Pediatric Infectious Diseases, University of Virginia