Clinical professor of Pediatric Infectious Diseases at Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA
Jaime G. Deville, MD is a Clinical Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Infectious Diseases at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA and is the Director of the Care-4-Families Clinic at UCLA. Dr. Deville obtained his MD from Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru, and completed a one year Tropical Medicine fellowship at the Alexander Von Humboldt Tropical Medicine Institute in Lima, Peru, a pediatric internship at the Cayetano Heredia University Hospital in Lima, Peru, and subsequently completed his pediatric residency as well as chief residency at State University of New York Downstate Medical Center. Dr. Deville has been at UCLA since 1992 where he completed research and clinical Pediatric Infectious Disease fellowships, including a one year epidemiology fellowship at the UCLA Center for Vaccine Research. Dr. Deville is a member of the Advisory Commission in Childhood Vaccines for the Health Resources and Services Administration of the US Department of Health and Human Services, and also is a member of the National Advisory Committee of the National Hispanic Medical Association and serves as a reviewer for 13 leading medical journals.
Dr. Deville’s main areas of research have been in childhood vaccines, immunology and morbidity of pediatric HIV infection, neonatal and pediatric gram-positive infections. Dr. Deville has conducted studies on safety and immunogenicity of live influenza vaccine in HIV-infected children. He served as vice-chair of ACTG 351 and as a protocol team member of PACTG 1048.