The Infectious Disease and Hem/Onc/BMT departments at Nationwide Children’s have developed the country’s first Host Defense Program specifically designed to address the needs of immune-compromised patients. Our collaborative and comprehensive approach ensures that the unique needs of your patient will be reviewed and provided by fellowship-trained Host Defense Specialists, who are supported by an interdisciplinary team of experts in immune-compromised conditions.
The Host Defense Program provides individualized consultation services to immune-compromised patients in both inpatient and outpatient settings for a wide variety of specialties and conditions, including:
Clinical Director, HDP
Read more about Host Defense in Dr. Monica Ardura's 700 Children's Blog, Immunodeficiency and Infection: Who Is at Risk?