1662. Vaccine Hesitancy, History and Human Nature
Session: Named Lecture: Stanley A. Plotkin Lectureship in Vaccinology
Friday, October 5, 2018: 3:50 PM
Room: N 25
Gary S. Marshall, MD, Pediatrics, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY

A native of Philadelphia, Dr. Marshall received his undergraduate degree from the University of Pennsylvania and his medical degree from Vanderbilt University. After completing a pediatric residency at Vanderbilt in 1986, he entered a fellowship in infectious diseases at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. In 1989, he joined the University of Louisville Department of Pediatrics, where he is now Professor of Pediatrics and Chief of the Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. Dr. Marshall serves as an attending physician at Norton Children’s Hospital and sees patients in the infectious diseases clinic. During his tenure in Louisville, he has been recognized as an astute clinician/educator, a productive investigator, and an effective administrator. He has received the Outstanding Clinical Professor and Educator of the Year Awards, among others, from the Department of Pediatrics, as well as the Distinguished Educator Award from the School of Medicine and the Educational Achievement Award from the Kentucky Medical Association. Under Dr. Marshall’s leadership, the pediatric residents have repeatedly recognized the Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases for excellence in teaching and patient care. Dr. Marshall is a member of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society, the Infectious Diseases Society of America, and the Society for Pediatric Research, and has served in several national leadership positions. He is credited with over 170 publications and is best known for his work in vaccine development, advocacy, and education. Dr. Marshall is the author of The Vaccine Handbook: A Practical Guide for Clinicians (The Purple Book), now in its 7th edition and available through an app for iOS devices.


Disclosures:

G. S. Marshall, GlaxoSmithKline: Investigator and Scientific Advisor , Consulting fee and Research grant . Merck: Investigator , Scientific Advisor and Speaker's Bureau , Consulting fee , Research grant and Speaker honorarium . Pfizer: Investigator , Scientific Advisor and Speaker's Bureau , Consulting fee , Research grant and Speaker honorarium . Sanofi Pasteur: Investigator , Scientific Advisor and Speaker's Bureau , Consulting fee , Research grant and Speaker honorarium . Seqirus: Investigator and Scientific Advisor , Consulting fee and Research grant .

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