UnityPoint Health and Siouxland Medical Education Foundation
Dr. Ashlesha Kaushik is an American Board certified Pediatric Infectious Diseases Physician at Unity Point Health, and Siouxland Medical Education Foundation, Sioux City, Iowa, United States. She was the Former Chief, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, University of South Dakota Sanford School of Medicine, Sanford Children’s Specialty Clinic and Hospital, Sioux Falls, South Dakota, United States. Dr. Kaushik earned her Postdoctoral Clinical and Research Fellowship in Pediatric Infectious Diseases at the prestigious University of Texas Southwestern, Children’s Medical Center of Dallas at Dallas, Texas, United States. She is certified in Healthcare Epidemiology, Infection Control and Antimicrobial Stewardship, by the Society of Healthcare Epidemiology of America (SHEA). She completed her residency in Pediatrics from St. Joseph's Children's Hospital (Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York University). Prior to this, she pursued a rigorous residency in Pediatrics from Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India- one of the apex medical institutes in India. Dr. Kaushik has authored several publications in peer reviewed journals and has presented at numerous international, national and regional meetings.