A photo of Margaret Hostetter.

Professor of Pediatrics and Special Advisor to the CEO

Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics


Board Certified

Biography & Affiliation

Clinical Interests

Bacterial and fungal infections; medical evaluation of internationally adopted children

Academic Affiliation

Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Research Divisions

Infectious Diseases

Blog Posts

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Margaret K. Hostetter, MD, James M. Wells, PhD6/30/2019


MD: Baylor College of Medicine.

Residency: Boston Children’s Hospital.

Training Fellowship: Boston Children’s Hospital.

Board Certification: Pediatrics; Pediatric Infectious Diseases.


Academic pipeline initiatives in pediatrics. Gordon, CM; Hostetter, MK; DeBaun, MR. Pediatric Research. 2021.

The Impact of Primary Mentors and Career Development Committees on Junior Faculty Productivity in a Pediatric Academic Health Center. Hackworth, JM; Meinzen-Derr, J; DePalma, M; Hostetter, M; Klein, M; O'Toole, JK; Kahn, J. Journal of Pediatrics. 2021; 232:4-8.e1.

Fixing the leaky pipeline: identifying solutions for improving pediatrician-scientist training during pediatric residency. Burns, AM; Ackerman, KG; Thammasitboon, S; Rassbach, CE; Ward, MA; Blankenburg, RL; Forster, CS; McPhillips, HA; Wenger, TL; Powell, WT; et al. Pediatric Research. 2020; 88:163-167.

Addressing Gaps in Pediatric Scientist Development: The Department Chair View of 2 AMSPDC-Sponsored Programs. Barrett, KJ; Cooley, TM; Schwartz, AL; Hostetter, MK; Clapp, DW; Permar, SR. Journal of Pediatrics. 2020; 222:7-12.e4.

Development of a Pediatric Education Research Unit. Klein, M; Real, FJ; Kachelmeyer, A; del Rey, JG; DeWitt, T; Hostetter, M; Schumacher, DJ. Journal of Pediatrics. 2020; 220:4-6.e1.

Ensuring Equity in Compensation and Career Advancement for Female Physicians. Hostetter, MK. Mayo Clinic Proceedings. 2020; 95:3-5.

Expanding the Pipeline for Pediatric Physician-Scientists. Dermody, TS; Hirsch, R; Hostetter, MK; Orange, JS; III, SG J W. Journal of Pediatrics. 2019; 207:3-7.e1.

Fungal Infections in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Hostetter, MK; Gleason, CA. Avery's Diseases of the Newborn: Tenth Edition. 2018.

41 Fungal Infections in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Hostetter, MK; Gleason, CA. Avery's Diseases of the Newborn. 2018.

Evaluation of Fellows' CrossTalk Effectiveness in Promoting Transdisciplinary Networking and Research. Wikenheiser-Brokamp, KA; Klein, M; Hershey, GK K; Devarajan, P; DeWitt, TG; Loch, J; Strauss, AW; Muglia, LJ; Hostetter, MK. Journal of Pediatrics. 2017; 181:5-6.e3.