W. Garrett Hunt, MD MPH

W Garrett Hunt

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Biography

W. Garrett Hunt, MD, MPH, DTM&H, FAAP, is an associate professor of Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine who has been a member of the Section of Infectious Diseases at Nationwide Children's Hospital since 2004. His areas of interest include tuberculosis and other mycobacterial diseases, HIV, emerging pathogens, tropical medicine, refugee health, travel medicine, clinical/epidemiologic research, research mentoring, and medical/clinical education of medical students, residents, and fellows in the United States and abroad. He has been Director of the Pediatric Tuberculosis Clinic and Clinical Tuberculosis Program since 2013, Director of Curriculum Development for the Global Health Certificate Program since 2015, on-call TB consultant for the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention since 2016, and Clinical Director of the Special Pathogens Unit since 2016. He sees patients on the Infectious Diseases In-Patient Unit, as a part of the ID Consult Service, in the Infectious Diseases Clinic, in the Tuberculosis Clinic, in Family AIDS Clinic and Educational Services (FACES), and, in 2019, in a newly developed Travel Health Program Clinic for children and their families before and after travel.

Patient Care
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
Academic and Clinical Areas
Awards, Honors & Organizations
  • Listed, Best Doctors in America
Education

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital: 08/27/2004

Board Certifications
  • Pediatric Infectious Diseases
  • Pediatrics
Fellowship Baylor College of Medicine Date Completed: 06/30/2003
Residency Children's Hospital of Michigan Date Completed: 06/30/2000
Internship Children's Hospital of Michigan Date Completed: 06/30/1998
Medical School University of Colorado Health Sciences Center Date Completed: 05/24/1997
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Pediatrics