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Professor of Pediatrics (Hematology/Oncology)
Current Research and Scholarly Interests Research interests focus on: 1) histiocytic disorders, such as Langerhans cell histiocytosis (LCH) and hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH), and 2) vascular anomalies and malformations.
Clinical Associate Professor, Neurology & Neurological Sciences
Bio Dr. Susy Jeng is Clinical Associate Professor of Neurology at Stanford Children?s Hospital at Stanford University. Dr. Jeng received her A.B. at Harvard College and M.D. at the University of California, San Diego. She completed her pediatrics residency at University of California, San Francisco and is board-certified in pediatrics. After practicing general pediatrics for two years, she returned to UCSF for neurology residency. Upon completion of her residencies, she joined the faculty at Stanford as a general child neurologist with a special interest in medical education. She is the site director for the Stanford medical student neurology clerkship and the pediatric neurology liaison to the Stanford pediatrics residency program.
Instructor, Cardiovascular Institute
Current Research and Scholarly Interests Systems biomedicine, Genetic Risk score, Tumor modelling, Radiomics
Instructor, Pediatrics - Human Gene Therapy
Current Research and Scholarly Interests I have a particular interest in MHC-II antigen presentation and MHC-II-associated autoimmunity that are linked to environmental triggers. Relevant diseases include narcolepsy, celiac disease, influenza infection and COVID-19. Given multidisciplinary background, I also have developed high throughput engineering tools to advance diagnosis and/or treatment of these diseases.
?To study DO/DM regulated MHC-II antigen presentation in relevant to T cell-B cell immunity.
?To study MHC-II-restricted CD4+ T cells cross-reactive with self-protein and viral antigen (i.e., derived from the H1N1 influenza virus or the SARS-CoV-2 virus).
?To develop T cell receptor mimics for identification of gluten presenting cells in celiac disease.
?To develop high throughput yeast display system for MHC-II ligand identification.
Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics - Infectious Diseases
Bio Torsten Joerger, MD is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Division of Infectious Diseases in the Department of Pediatrics. He serves as the Associate Medical Director of the Antimicrobial Stewardship Program at Stanford Lucile Packard Children?s Hospital. His research interests center around the optimal use of antimicrobials in children as well as clinical epidemiological studies of infections in children.