Indi Trehan, MD, MPH

Indi  Trehan, MD, MPH

Infectious Disease and Virology, Emergency Medicine

On staff since January 2020

Children's Title: Attending Physician

Academic Title: Associate Professor, Pediatrics; Adjunct Associate Professor, Global Health; Adjunct Associate, Professor of Epidemiology

Research Center: Center for Clinical and Translational Research


Board Certification(s)

Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Medical/Professional School

Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL


Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH


Washington University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, MO

Clinical Interests

diarrhea, emerging infectious diseases, fevers of unknown origin, malaria, malnutrition, neglected tropical diseases, parasitic infections, point-of-care ultrasound, respiratory distess, sepsis, shock, trauma, travel medicine, tuberculosis

Research Description

acute malnutriton, adaptation of medical technologies for low-resource settings, beriberi, environmental enteric dysfunction, novel diagnostics for tropical diseases, stunting, wasting

Research Focus Area

Malnutrition, Global Health, Medical Education, Tropical Medicine