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Stephen I Pelton, MD, is a pediatric infectious disease specialist and Director of Pediatrics Infectious Diseases at Boston Medical Center (BMC). Dr. Pelton is also a professor of Pediatrics and Epidemiology at Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine and Public Health. Dr Pelton specializes on the effects of recurrent disease and the long-term effects of HIV, Hepatitis C and B, and Herpes. Additionally, he organizes numerous clinical trials to discover new approaches to HIV prevention and treatment. Dr. Pelton has been honored as a Top Doctor by Boston Magazine since 2012.
  • Administrative Title

    Professor of Pediatrics and Epidemiology, Boston University Chobanian and Avedisian School of Medicine. Professor of Epidemiology, Boston University School of Public Health.
  • Education

    State University of New York at Buffalo, 1972
  • Residency

    Internal Medicine, Boston University Medical Center, 1975-1976. Pediatrics, Children's Hospital/Boston Medical Center, 1972-1975.
  • Fellowship

    Pediatric Infectious Disease, Boston Medical Center, 1974-1975
  • Board Certifications

    Pediatrics and Pediatric Infectious Diseases, American Board of Pediatrics
  • Special Interests

    HIV, Hepatitis C and B, Herpes


Boston University

Boston University is a leading private research institution with two primary campuses in the heart of Boston and programs around the world.

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