Maldonado Epi Group

The research lab of Dr. Bonnie Maldonado


Welcome to the website of Dr. Yvonne (Bonnie) Maldonado's Pediatric Infectious Disease Research Group within the Department of Pediatrics, Division of Infectious Diseases at the Stanford University School of Medicine.

We are involved in a variety local and international epidemiology and prevention activities focusing on HIV/AIDS, polio, and vaccines.

Clinical Infectious Diseases supplement on the polio endgame

The November 2018 supplement to the Clinical Infectious Diseases journal highlighted the latest in polio research, featuring work by the Maldonado epi lab and colleagues around the world. The publication was supported by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and coordinated by Senior Data Analyst, Jonathan Altamirano (Stanford '15). Read all the articles online.

Maldonado Q&A with the Stanford Daily

The Stanford Daily featured a Q&A with Dr. Bonnie Maldonado following her receipt of the Stanford medicine Alumni RISE Award. Read the full discussion online.

Dr. Maldonado wins Stanford Medicine Alumni RISE Award

Dr. Bonnie Maldonado '81 received the 2018 Reach Inspire Serve Engage (RISE) award from the Stanford Medicine Alumni Association. Click to watch the video tribute.

Global Health Research Convening 2018

Research Data Analyst, Jonathan Altamirano, presents findings from a spatial analysis of polio transmission from the Maldonado lab's study in Mexico.

Yvonne Maldonado, Stanford's Senior Associate Dean for Faculty Development and Diversity, defines diversity and makes a case for its importance to excellent medical education at Stanford MedicineX 2018.

Dr. Maldonado explains the SPHERE project at the 2018 UCSF Developmental Disabilities Update.

Race, Policing, and Public Health Symposium

Claude Steele, PhD, Victor Rios, PhD, and Bonnie Maldonado, MD at the March 6, 2017 symposium co-sponsored by the Stanford School of Medicine and School of Law.

Videos available online.

(Photos by: Paul Keitz Photography)

Issues for the Endgame of Polio Eradication

Yvonne Maldonado presents at the 3rd annual Stanford Global Health Research Convening on January 18, 2017.

Bonnie Maldonado at the Big Data in Biomedicine conference

Dr. Maldonado is interviewed at the 2016 Big Data in Biomedicine conference about the role of big data in fighting Zika virus and other public health problems.

Microbes and Pregnancy Panel at ChildX 2016

Dr. Maldonado moderated a panel on Microbes and Pregnancy at ChildX 2016. The Panel featured Stanford's own Dr. Desiree LaBeaud, Dr. David Relman, and Dr. Philip Tarr from Washington University in St. Louis.

Global Child Health

Dr. Maldonado directs the Global Child Health program, which seeks to improve the health and wellbeing of children worldwide.

Diversity and Development at Stanford