Jean A. Wiedeman, M.D., Ph.D. for UC Davis Health

Jean A. Wiedeman, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor

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Pediatric Infectious Diseases



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2516 Stockton Blvd
Sacramento, CA 95817

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800-4-UCDAVIS (800-482-3284)

Clinical Interests

Dr. Wiedeman provides medical administration and education for medical care providers regarding appropriate use of antimicrobials and best practices for patient safety through infection prevention. 

She no longer see patients or provides clinical services.


Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Center/Program Affiliation

UC Davis Children's Hospital

Undergraduate School

B.A., Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington IL 1976

Medical School

M.D., Southern Illinois University School of Medicine, Springfield IL 1980

Other School

Ph.D., Open University, University of Cambridge & Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge, UK 1993


Pediatrics, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio TX 1980-1981


Pediatrics, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas, 1981-1983


Pediatrics/Infectious Diseases, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio TX 1983-1985

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 Perinatal. 2020 Jun;37(8): 813-824. doi:10.1055/s-0040-1709688. Epub 2020 Apr 8. PMID:3226838.

Say DS, de Lorimier A. Lammers CR, Natale J, Lakshminrusimha S, Wiedeman J, Partridge E.J. Risk Stratification and Personal Protective Equipment Use in Pediatric Endoscopy During the Coronavirus Disease 2019 Outbreak: A Single-center Protocol. Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2020 Jun;70(6):751-754. doi:10.1097/MPG.0000000000002731. PMID:32443023.

Natale JE, Boehmer J, Blumberg DA, Dimitriades C, Hirose S, Kair LR, Kirk JD, Mateev SN, McKnight H, Plant J, Tzimenatos LS, Wiedeman JA, Witkowski J, Underwood MA, Lakshminrusimha S. lnterprofessional/interdisciplinary teamwork during the early COVID-19 pandemic: experience from a children's hospital within an academic health center. J lnterprof Care. 2020 Jul 16:1-5. doi:10.1080/13561820.2020.1791809. Online ahead of print. PMID:32674638.

Antkowiak TT, Polage CR, Wiedeman JA, Meehan JP, Jamali AA. Chondrolysis of the Tibial Plateau Caused by Articular Aspergillosis After ACL Autograft Reconstruction: Management with a Fresh Osteochondral Allograft: A Case Report. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2011 Nov 2;93(21):e1241-6.

Chantry CJ, Wiedeman J, Buehring G, Peerson JM, Hayfron K, K'Aluoch O, Lonnerdal B, Israel-Ballard K, Coutsoudis A, Abrams B. Effect of flash-heat treatment on antimicrobial activity of breastmilk. Breastfeed Med. 2011 Jun;6(3):111-6. Epub 2010 Nov 23.

Chiou HL, Wiedeman JA, Devaraj S, Subramanian N. C-Reactive Protein Outperformed Pro calcitonin as an Early Biomarker for Central Line-Related Bloodstream Infection in Neonates. Submitted: Pediatric Infectious Diseases Journal. 2010.

Hayfron K, Wiedeman JA. A 7-year-old Girl with Ulcerative Lesion after a Rodent Bite. Pediatric Infectious Diseases Journal. 2009.

Wiedeman JA, Kaul R, Heuer L, Thao NN, Pinkerton K, Wenman WM. Cigarette smoke induces a persistent but recoverable state in Chlamydia pneumoniae infection of human endothelial cells. Microbial Pathogenesis. 2005;39:197-204.

Wiedeman JA, Kaul R, Heuer L, Thao NN, Pinkerton K, Wenman WM. Tobacco Smoke induces persistent infection of Chlamydophila pneumoniae in HEp=2Cells. Microbial Pathogenesis. 2004;37:141-148.

Bolovan-Fritts C, Wiedeman J. Mapping the Viral Genetic Determinants of Endothelial Cell Tropism in Human Cytomegalovirus. Journal of Clinical Virology. 2002;25:S97-S109.