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Silvana Carr, MD

Pediatric Infectious Diseases

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Dr. Silvana Carr is a pediatric infectious diseases physician in the Department of Pediatrics at UI Health. Dr. Carr’s clinical interests include infectious diseases in immunocompromised patients, antimicrobial stewardship, and pediatric immunizations. Her main academic focus is educational science, specifically medical education management, with the ultimate goal of improving the level of competence of trainees and enhancing patient safety in a setting of restraints of time and resources.

Gender: Female
Preferred Pronouns: She/Her

Language : English, Portuguese

Specialties & Services

  • Pediatric Infectious Diseases
  • Pediatrics


Outpatient Care Center, 2E

1801 W. Taylor St.
Chicago, IL 60612


  • Board Certification: American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatrics, Pediatric Infectious Diseases)
  • Fellowship: University of Tennessee/ St. Jude Children's Research Hospital - Memphis, Tennessee
  • Residency: Mount Sinai Hospital/UIC; Chicago, Illinois
  • Internship: Hospital Universitario Professor Edgar Santos — Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
  • Medical School: Universidade Federal da Bahia — Salvador, Bahia, Brazil