Elizabeth Helen Partridge, M.S., M.D., M.P.H. for UC Davis Health

Elizabeth Helen Partridge, M.S., M.D., M.P.H.

Associate Professor, Department of Pediatric Infectious Disease

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Pediatric Infectious Diseases



Locations and Contact

Ticon II Building

Ticon II Building
2516 Stockton Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95817

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Glassrock Building

Glassrock Building
2521 Stockton Blvd.
Sacramento, CA 95817

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Physician Referrals

800-UCD-4-KIDS (800-823-4543)

Philosophy of Care

My philosophy of care is to partner with pediatric patients and their caregivers to optimize their health and well-being.

Clinical Interests

Dr. Partridge is a pediatric infectious disease specialist offering care to children with acute and chronic infections. She has special clinical interest and expertise in infection prevention, hospital epidemiology and congenital Syphilis infection.

Research/Academic Interests

Dr. Partridge’s clinical research focuses on hospital epidemiology and infection prevention. She has a clinical interest in the prevention and management of congenital Syphilis infection.


Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Children's Hospital

Undergraduate School

B.S., Biology, Georgetown University, Washington DC 2001

Medical School

M.D., Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington DC 2011

Other School

M.P.H., Infectious Disease, UC Berkeley, Berkeley CA 2004


Pediatrics, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2011-2012


Pediatrics, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2012-2014


Pediatric Infectious Diseases, UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital, Oakland CA 2014-2017

Chief of Staff award, UC Davis Medical Center, 2020

Faculty of the year award, UC Davis Pediatric Residency Program, 2021

Eli Gold Award, UC Davis Department of Pediatrics, 2022

Partridge E, Dodson D, Reilly M, Cohen S, H. Aspergillus Mediastinitis & Endocarditis in a Pediatric Patient Complicating Cardiac Surgery and Bedside Chest Closure. Patient Safety Network. 2023 Feb 1. https://psnet.ahrq.gov/web-mm/aspergillus-mediastinitis-endocarditis-pediatric-patient-complicating-cardiac-surgery-and

Fang, J, Partridge E, Bautista GM, Sankaran D. Congenital Syphilis Epidemiology, Prevention, and Management in the United States: A 2022 Update. Cureus. 2022 Dec 27. doi: 10.7759/cureus.33009.eCollection2022Dec. PMID: 36712768

Partridge E, McCleery E, Cheema R, Nakra N, Lakshminrusimha S, Tancredi DJ, Blumberg DA.  Evaluation of Seasonal Respiratory Virus Activity Before and After the Statewide COVID-19 Shelter-in-Place Order in Northern California. JAMA Netw Open. 2021 Jan 4;4(1):e2035281. PMID: 33492377

Cheema R, Partridge E, Kair LR, Kuhn-Riorden KM, Silva AI, Bettinelli ME, Chantry CJ, Underwood MA, Lakshminrusimha S, Blumberg D. Protecting Breastfeeding during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Am J Perinatol. 2020 Jul 21.  PMID: 32693415

Partridge E, Blumberg D, Roberto RF. Prevention of spinal fusion post-operative wound infections in pediatric patients with scoliosis: a quality improvement initiative. Spine Deform. 2021 Jul;9(4):955-958. doi:10.1007/s43390-020-00274-3. Epub 2021 Jan 13. Erratum in: Spine Deform. 2021 May;9(3):867. PMID:33442851.

Say DS, de Lorimier A, Lammers CR, Natale J, Lakshminrusimha S, Wiedeman J, Partridge E. Addendum to: Risk Stratification and Personal Protective Equipment Use in Pediatric Endoscopy During the COVID-19 Outbreak: A Single-center Protocol. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2020 Jun;70(6):755-756. doi:10.1097/MPG.0000000000002762. PMID:32443024.

Chandrasekharan P, Vento M, Trevisanuto D, Partridge E, Underwood MA, Wiedeman J, Katheria A, Lakshminrusimha S. Neonatal Resuscitation and Postresuscitation Care of Infants Born to Mothers with Suspected or Confirmed SARS-CoV-2 Infection. Am J Perinatol. 2020 Jun;37(8):813-824. doi:10.1055/s-0040-1709688. Epub 2020 Apr 8. PMID:32268381.

Lujan E, Partridge E, Giuntini S, Ram S, Granoff DM. Breadth and Duration of Meningococcal Serum Bactericidal Activity in Healthcare Workers and Microbiologists Immunized with the MenB-FHbp Vaccine. Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2017 Aug 4;24(8). doi:10.1128/CVI.00121-17.

Partridge E, Lujan E, Giuntini S, Vu DM, Granoff DM. The role of anti-NHba antibody in bactericidal activity elicited by the meningococcal serogroup B vaccine, MenB-4C. Vaccine. 2017 Jul 24;35(33):4236-4244. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2017.06.020. Epub 2017 Jun 23. PMID:28651840.