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Laurence B. Givner, M.D.Wake Forest School of Medicine

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Laurence B. Givner, M.D.

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Pediatric Infectious Diseases

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Returning Patient Appointments: 336-713-4500
Department: 336-713-4500

Email: lgivner@wakehealth.edu

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Education & Training

  • B.A., Temple University, 1974
  • M.D., University of Maryland School of Medicine, 1978
  • Internship, Pediatrics, U Maryland Medical System, 1979
  • Residency, Pediatrics, U Maryland Medical System, 1982
  • Fellowship, Baylor College of Medicine, 1984

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Infectious Diseases
  • American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatrics

Memberships

  • Am Academy Of Pediatrics
  • North Carolina Pediatric Soc
  • Pediatric Infectious Diseases
  • Soc Of Pediatric Research
  • Am Pediatric Society
  • Infectious Disease Soc of Amer

NPI Number

  • 1336124981
Laurence B. Givner, M.D.

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Laurence B. Givner, M.D.

Professor, Pediatrics

Research Interests

Pneumococcal Infections; Streptococcus pneumoniae; Infant; Cellulitis; Orbital Diseases
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Contact Information

Academic: 336-716-2512 | Department: 336-713-4500

Email: lgivner@wakehealth.edu

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Recent Publications

Impact of the 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine on pneumococcal meningitis in US children. Olarte L, Barson WJ, Barson RM, Lin PL, Romero JR, Tan TQ, Givner LB, Bradley JS, Hoffman JA, Hulten KG, Mason EO, Kaplan SL.. Clin Infect Dis. 2015;61(5):767-775.

Disseminated mucormycosis in an adolescent with newly diagnosed diabetes mellitus. McCrory MC, Moore BA, Nakagawa TA, Givner LB, Jason DR, Palavecino EL, Ajizian SJ.. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2014;33(10):1094-1096.

Early trends for invasive pneumococcal infections in children after the introduction of the 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine. Kaplan SL, Barson WJ, Lin PL, Romero JR, Bradley JS, Tan TQ, Hoffman JA, Givner LB, Mason EO Jr.. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2013;32(3):203-207.

Changes in Streptococcus pneumoniae serotype 19A invasive infections in children from 1993 to 2011. Hulten KG, Kaplan SL, Lamberth LB, Barson WJ, Romero JR, Lin PL, Bradley JS, Givner LB, Tan TQ, Hoffman JA, Mason EO.. J Clin Microbiol. 2013;51(4):1294-1297.

Lotta Coughlin: a case for problem based learning (PBL) in medical education [problem based learning case]. Edmunds S, Givner L, Wozniak D.. MedEdPORTAL. 2013;():ID9443.

Purpura fulminans caused by community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Fitzgerald CJ, Pranikoff TV, Ross GA, Mou S, Givner LB, Shetty AK.. Am J Emerg Med. 2012;30(6):1013.e1.

Increase in prevalence of Streptococcus pneumoniae serotype 6C at eight children's hospitals in the United States from 1993 to 2009. Green MC, Mason EO, Kaplan SL, Lamberth LB, Stovall SH, Givner LB, Bradley JS, Tan TQ, Barson WJ, Hoffman JA, et al.. J Clin Microbiol. 2011;49(6):2097-2101.

Serotype 19A Is the most common serotype causing invasive pneumococcal infections in children. Kaplan SL, Barson WJ, Lin PL, Stovall SH, Bradley JS, Tan TQ, Hoffman JA, Givner LB, Mason EO Jr.. Pediatrics. 2010;125(3):429-436.

Potential impact of accelerating the primary dose of pneumococcal conjugate vaccine in infants. Stancil JM, Peters TR, Givner LB, Poehling KA.. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2009;163(5):422-425.

Index of suspicion. Mian A, Becton D, Blackall DP, James SH, Berman DM, Owusu JA, Turner C, Givner LB, Shetty AK.. Pediatr Rev. 2009;30(4):139-145.

Recurrent systemic pneumococcal disease in children. Mason EO Jr, Wald ER, Tan TQ, Schutze GE, Bradley JS, Barson WJ, Givner LB, Hoffman J, Kaplan SL.. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2007;26(6):480-484.

Orbital cellulitis in children. Nageswaran S, Woods CR, Benjamin DK Jr, Givner LB, Shetty AK.. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2006;25(8):695-699.

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Professor, Pediatrics

Clinical Interests

Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Laurence B. Givner, M.D.

Laurence B. Givner, M.D.

Professor, Pediatrics

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