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Saul HymesAssistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics; Director of the Pediatric Lyme and Tick-Borne Disease CenterPediatric Infectious DiseasesRenaissance School of Medicine

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As a board-certified pediatric infectious disease physician, Saul Hymes has experience in all matters relating to infections and their treatment and prevention in children. He has particular expertise, and his research activities center around: antibiotic resistance and the appropriate use of antimicrobials (antibiotic stewardship) in both humans and in animal agriculture; tick-borne infections; and the role of social media in the dissemination of health information, particularly around Lyme disease, vaccines, and antibiotics.


  • Fellowship, Columbia University/NY Presbyterian Hospital
  • Residency, The Mount Sinai Hospital
  • MD, Columbia University


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