Our Vision

To make transformative scientific advances that lead to the prevention, treatment and cures of infectious diseases impacting children and families around the world.

Accelerating Progress Toward Cures

  • ODELAY! Measuring Growth, Cell By Cell

    Learn about a unique tool and experimental workflow developed by our scientists to measure the many parameters of cell growth on single cells as they grow into colonies. Story written by CGIDR senior research scientist, Fred Mast.

  • Scientist Reflects on Lessons Learned From Nobel Prize Winner

    Dr. Shuyi Ma shares her reaction to the news that her undergraduate mentor became the fifth woman in history to receive the Nobel Prize in Chemistry and shares how her mentor helped shaped her career.

Center for Infectious Disease Research Joins Seattle Children’s Research Institute

Key Partnerships

Collaborations and partnerships are integral to CGIDR’s approach. Our investigators work closely with colleagues at the University of Washington, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and other institutions.

Participate in Research

Help us answer questions about childhood health and illness, and help other children in the future. Learn more.


Developing groundbreaking treatments takes more than just the right ideas. It also takes the right people – and the CGIDR is recruiting new members.

  • If you are looking for a job opportunity, please visit our careers page.
  • If you would like information about potential opportunities, or if you would like to volunteer in our research center, please email us.

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