Diego R. Hijano, MD, MSc

Diego R. Hijano,, MD, MSc

Assistant Member, Faculty

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

Diego Hijano, MD, MSc, is an assistant member in the Infectious Diseases Department. View full bio.

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COVID-19 vaccine FAQ: Infectious disease and virus experts weigh in

COVID-19 vaccine FAQ: Infectious disease and virus experts weigh in

Posted by Diego R. Hijano, MD, MSc | Feb 17, 2021

Just how effective are COVID vaccines? Should you get one? A virologist and an infectious diseases physician have answers to those questions and more.

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St. Jude honors infectious diseases physicians who helped coordinate pandemic response

St. Jude honors infectious diseases physicians who helped coordinate pandemic response

Posted by Diego R. Hijano, MD, MSc | Feb 11, 2021

These two physicians coordinated a hospital’s pandemic response over the course of a year. Read about them.

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The enhanced role of an infectious disease specialist

The enhanced role of an infectious disease specialist

Posted by Diego R. Hijano, MD, MSc | Dec 3, 2020

The pandemic has highlighted the critical role of these physicians – and how there is a critical need for more.

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