ABOUT THE EXPERT
Tina Q. Tan,
MD, FAAP, FIDSA, FPIDS
Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Feinberg School of Medicine
Attending Physician, Division of Infectious Diseases
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
Tina Q. Tan, MD, FAAP, FIDSA, FPIDS, is a professor of Pediatrics at the Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University. She is also a Pediatric Infectious Diseases attending, medical director of the International Patient Services Program, co-director of the Pediatric Travel Medicine Clinic, and director of the International Adoptee Program at the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago. She is board certified in Pediatrics and Pediatric Infectious Diseases.
Dr Tan is a member of the Board of Directors of the Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) and the World Association for Infectious Diseases and Immunological Disorders. She also is a member of the IDSA Education Committee and the Chairperson of the IDSA Task Force on Diversity, Inclusion & Equity. She serves as a member of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Global Immunization Advocacy Project Advisory Committee and is a technical advisor for the AAP/Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Global Immunization Advocacy Project, the AAP Antimicrobial Resistance and Stewardship Workgroup – Education Subcommittee. She is also a liaison to the CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices Pertussis Vaccines Work Group and to the Illinois Chapter of the AAP OB/GYN Immunizations and Pregnancy Outreach Committee. She is a member of the American Board of Pediatrics Global Health Task Force Dissemination and Advocacy Work Group, the Advisory Commission on Childhood Vaccines of the US Department of Health & Human Services, and the US Food and Drug Administration Vaccines and Related Biological Products Advisory Committee. She is the co-chairperson and US representative to the International Steering Committee of the Global Pertussis Initiative.