Education & Training

Medical School

University of Nebraska, Omaha



  • St Louis University School of Medicine/Medical Center


Pediatric Infectious Diseases

  • University of Missouri School of Medicine - Kansas City


American Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics/Infectious Disease


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Academic Information

Assistant Professor of Clinical Child Health
Director, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Medical Director, Antimicrobial Stewardship Program, MU Health Care
Medical Director, Infection Control and Prevention, MU Health Care


400 N. Keene Street
Columbia, MO 65201
United States

P. 573-882-6161

Research Interests

  • Antimicrobial Stewardship
  • Vaccine Preventable Diseases
  • Quality Improvement

Awards & Honors

  • Outstanding Clinical Educator Award-University of Missouri, Department of Child Health, Class of 2016
  • Excellence in Resident Education Pediatric Attending Award-University of Missouri, Med-Peds, Class of 2016


Original Peer-Reviewed Manuscripts

  • Ilboudo C, Guest E, Ferguson A, Garg U, Jackson MA. Misleading Hepatitis B Testing in the Setting of Intravenous Immunoglobulin. F1000Res. 2013; 2:248. eCollection 2013. PMID 25075281
  • Ilboudo C, Jackson MA. Early Onset Neonatal Sepsis and Meningitis. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc.2014. Epub 2014 Feb 6. PMID 26625458
  • Rajagopalan A, Ilboudo C. Mosquito-borne Infections. Pediatrics in Review2017.38(7):340. PMID 28667241

Book Chapters:

  • Ilboudo C, McCulloh R. (2016). Botulism In FF Ferri (Ed.), Ferri’s Clinical Advisor (pp 237). Philadelphia, PA. Elsevier Inc.
  • Ilboudo C, Englund J. (2016). Respiratory Viral Infections In LG Feld, JD Mahan (Eds), Succinct Pediatrics: Evaluation and Management for Infectious Diseases and Dermatologic Disorders. (pp 393). American Academy of Pediatrics.

Abstracts/Posters (Previous 5 years):

  • Ballam YJ, Ilboudo C, Olson-Burgess C. The Hematology/Oncology (Hem/Onc) Central Line Associated Bloodstream Infection (CLABSI) Rates are impacted by the 2013 National Health Safety Network (NHSN) Definitions. Poster abstract 41st Annual Conference of the Association for Professionals in Infection Control and Epidemiology (APIC) 2014
  • Ilboudo C, Pahud B, Chadha V, Selvarangan R. Coagulase Negative Staphylococcus (CoNS) as a Pathogen in Pediatric Urinary Tract Infections (UTI). Poster abstract 54th Annual Meeting of the Midwest Society for Pediatric Research 2013
  • Ballam YJ, Ilboudo C, Livingston RA. The Impact of 2013 National Health Safety Network (NHSN) Definition Changes on Hospital Central-Line Associated Bloodstream Infection (CLABSI) Rates. Poster abstract ID Week 2013
  • Ilboudo C, Weddle G, Selvarangan R, Livingston RA. Daptomycin nonsusceptible and linezolid resistant vancomycin-resistant Enterococcus faecium (VREF) bacteremia successfully treated with high dose daptomycin and ampicillin. Poster abstract St Jude/ Pediatric Infectious Diseases Research Conference 2013