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Multi-System Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) Clinic

The MIS-C Clinic at Monroe Carell was created to address the rare inflammatory syndrome that happens in some children exposed to the virus that causes COVID-19.

Our expert specialists in cardiology, rheumatology and infectious diseases continue following children experiencing MIS-C after their release. Follow-up clinic appointments take place on Thursday afternoons.

Meet Your Care Team

David A. Parra

David A. ParraMD

    Cardiac Imaging, Cardiovascular MRI, Fetal Cardiology, General Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatric Congenital Heart Disease, Pediatric Heart
Natasha B. Halasa

Natasha B. HalasaMPH, MD

    HIV, Infectious Diseases, Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Periodic Fever, Primary Immunodeficiencies, Secondary Immunodeficiencies
Anna E. Patrick

Anna E. PatrickMD, PhD

    Autoinflammatory Syndromes, Dermatomyositis, Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis, Musculoskeletal Pain, Pediatric Rheumatology, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Sophie E. Katz

Sophie E. KatzMD

    Infectious Disease, Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Periodic Fever, Primary Immunodeficiencies, Secondary Immunodeficiencies, Transplant Infectious Diseases

Why Choose Vanderbilt

  • social, Collaborative care, people, conference, Team, staff, partners
    Collaborative care

    Our MIS-C Clinic specialists meet each Monday to discuss every case, decide on the best courses of treatment and prepare for Tuesday appointments. Your child will be in the care of experts who have planned for your visit and strive to provide personally tailored care.

  • chemistry, flask, Advanced research
    Innovative research

    Our expert care providers use the knowledge they gain in our clinic to contribute to ongoing research into MIS-C. We are searching for genetic causes of the syndrome as well as contributing to an NIH-funded study on the short and long-term effects of COVID-19 in children. 

  • health, circle, cross, Comprehensive care
    Dedicated care

    Our MIS-C Clinic team devotes time each week exclusively to children experiencing this syndrome. Our clinic coordinator ensures your child's visit each necessary step in testing, imaging and observation.

Tests, Treatments and Services

We offer a full range of tests, treatments and services, including:


2200 Children's Way, 5th Floor
Nashville, TN 37232
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