Suzanne Lavoie, MD
Disclosures: Nothing to disclose - 11/19/2020

Professor and chief
Director, Pediatric Residency Program 

Infectious Diseases

Children's Pavilion
West Hospital, 3rd floor

Appointments: (804) 828-CHOR (2467)
Fax: (804) 827-0503
E-mail: [email protected]

Board Certifications

Infectious Diseases
Internal Medicine 
Pediatric Infectious Diseases

Medical School

M.D., University of Massachusetts


Albany Medical Center


Virginia Commonwealth University Medical Center

Areas of Interest

General pediatric infectious diseases
Pediatric HIV infections
International adoption

Research Interests

Medical care of adults and children with HIV
Antimicrobial therapy
Medical psychosocial issues in internationally adopted children


After completion of her fellowship, Dr. Lavoie joined the faculty of both the departments of Pediatrics and Internal Medicine at VCU in 1993. She founded the Pediatric AIDS Program in 1994 and later became director of the HIV Family Clinic, the only source for Pediatric HIV care in the region. She has been the program director for the Pediatric Residency Training Program since 1999. In 2007, she founded the International Adoption Clinic.