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Ellen Wald

Ellen Wald

Expert in infections of the upper respiratory tract, especially sinusitis and otitis media; also interested in childhood obesity

Professor, pediatrics School of Medicine and Public Health Work: 608-516-9154 — Home and cell phones available upon request Home page


  • Infections of the sinuses and middle ears of children and adults
  • Infections of the urinary tract in children
  • Prevention and treatment of childhood obesity


  • Chair, Department of Pediatrics
  • Recent past chair, Section of Infectious Diseases, American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Distinguished Clinician Award, Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society