Jorge Velarde MD PhD

Jorge Velarde, MD, PhD

Assistant in Medicine

Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

    Contact: 617-919-2900
  • Fax: 617-730-0254

Medical Services

Specialties

  • Infectious Disease

Departments

  • Infectious Diseases
  • Medicine

Programs

  • Division of Infectious Diseases
To schedule an appointment: Call 617-919-2900

Experience and Education

Education

Medical School

University of Maryland,

Baltimore, MD

Internship

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital,

Cincinnati, OH

Residency

Cincinnati Children’s Hospital,

Cincinnati, OH

Pediatric Infectious Diseases Fellowship

Boston Children's Hospital,

Boston, MA

Certifications

  • Pediatrics

Publications

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  1. Sharma O, O'Seaghdha M, Velarde JJ, Wessels MR. NAD+-Glycohydrolase Promotes Intracellular Survival of Group A Streptococcus. PLoS Pathog. 2016 Mar; 12(3):e1005468.
  2. Velarde JJ, Ashbaugh M, Wessels MR. The human antimicrobial peptide LL-37 binds directly to CsrS, a sensor histidine kinase of group A Streptococcus, to activate expression of virulence factors. J Biol Chem. 2014 Dec 26; 289(52):36315-24.
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Locations

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- Sandra L. Fenwick, President and CEO

Boston Children's Hospital
300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115
For Patients: 617-355-6000
For Referring Providers: 844-BCH-PEDS | 844-224-7337

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