Dr. Samantha Hunter Johnston MD Pediatric Infectious Disease Specialist

Dr. Samantha Johnston is a pediatric infectious disease specialist in Los Angeles, California and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Alta Bates Summit Medical Center and Children's Hospital and Research Center at Oakland. She received her medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons and has been in practice for 12 years. She is one of 8 doctors at Alta Bates Summit Medical Center and one of 7 at Children's Hospital and Research Center at Oakland who specialize in Pediatric Infectious Disease.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatric Infectious Disease Specialist: General Pediatric Infectious Disease

Education & Medical Training

UCLA Medical Center
Residency, Pediatrics, 2002–2005

UCLA Medical Center
Fellowship, Pediatric Infectious Disease, 2005–2008

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
Class of 2002

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatric Infectious Diseases

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

CA State Medical License
Active through 2014

Publications & Presentations

A quantitative affinity-profiling system that reveals distinct CD4/CCR5 usage patterns among human immunodeficiency virus type 1 and simian immunodeficiency virus strains.
Johnston, S.H., Lobritz, M.A., Nguyen, S., Lassen, K., Delair, S., Posta, F., Bryson, Y.J., Arts, E.J., Chou, T., Lee, B.


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