Anthony J. Infante, M.D., Ph. D

Professor and Associate Chairman for Research and Academic Affairs

Children’s Immunology Clinic

Phone: 210-567-0510
E-mail: infantea@uthscsa.edu

Education:
M.D., Indiana University, 1978
Ph.D., biological chemistry, Indiana University, 1977
B.S., chemistry, Ball State University, 1972

Training:
Fellowship, immunology, Stanford University, 1981-83
Fellowship, immunology, Mayo Foundation, 1980-81
Residency, pediatrics, Mayo Clinic

Board Certification:
Pediatrics, 1989, 1997, 2004

Recent Publications:

Kwan, A, Abraham, RS, Currier, R, Brower, Andruszewski, K, Abbott, JK, Baker, M, Ballow, M, Bartoshesky, LE, Bonilla, FA, Brokopp, C, Brooks, E, Caggana, M, Celestin, J, Church, JA, Comeau, AM, Connelly, JA, Cowan, MJ, Cunningham-Rundles, C, Dasu, T, Dave, N, De La Morena, MT, Duffner, U, Fong, C-T, Forbes, L, Freedenberg, D, Gelfand, EW, Hale, JE, Hanson, IC, Hay, BN, Hu, D, Infante, A, Johnson, D, Kapoor, N, Kay, DM, Kohn, DB, Lee, R, Lehman, H, Lin, Z, Lorey, F, Abdel-Mageed, A, Manning, A, McGhee, S, Moore, TB, Naides, SJ, Notarangelo, LD, Orange, JS, Pai, SY, Porteus, M, Rodriguez, R, Romberg, N, Routes, J, Ruehle, M, Rubenstein, A, Saavedra-Matiz, CA, Scott, G, Scott, PM, Secord, E, Seroogy, C, Shearer, WT, Siegel, S, Silvers, SK, Stiehm, ER, Sugerman, RW, Sullivan, JL, Tanksley, S, Tierce, ML, Verbsky, J, Vogel, B, Walker, R, Walkovich, K, Walter, JE, Wasserman, RL, Watson, MS, Weinberg, GA, Weiner, LB, Wood, H, Yates, AB, Puck, JM. Newborn screening for severe combined immunodeficiency in 11 screening programs in the United States. JAMA 2014 Aug;312:729-738.

Rose DM, Atkins J, Holland SM, Infante AJ. A novel mutation in IFN-gamma receptor 1 presenting as multisystem Mycobacterium intracellulare infection. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2014 Feb;133(2):591-592.

Trimble, R, Atkins, J, Quigg, TC, Burns, CC, Marshall, G, Thomas, M, Mangla, AT, Infante, AJ. Vaccine associated paralytic poliomyelitis and BCGosis in an immigrant child with severe combined immune deficiency. MMWR Weekly 2014 Aug;63(33):721-724.

Infante AJ, McCullers, Jonathon A, Orihuela CJ. Mechanisms of predisposition to pneumonia: Infants, the elderly, and viral infections In: Brown, Hammerschmidt & Orihuela, eds. Streptococcus pneumoniae: Molecular mechanisms of host-pathogen interactions. 2014.

Infante, TD, Arevalo-Flechas, L, Ford LA, Partida MN, Ketchum, N, Pollock, BH, Infante, AJ. Community service learning: an effective vehicle for interprofessional education. Journal of Research on Interprofessional Practice and Education, in press, 2014

Interests:

Primary immune deficiency, rheumatologic, and autoinflammatory diseases. Clinical trials of immunoglobulin products, vaccines, and other biological agents. Inter-professional education