Assistant Professor of Medicine
Division
Allergy, Pulmonary, and Critical Care Medicine

Professional Bio

Elizaveta Kalaidina, MD, earned her medical degree from Saint Petersburg State University, Russia. She completed training programs in internal medicine and dermatology prior to moving to the U.S. Dr. Kalaidina then completed her residency in Internal Medicine in Saint Joseph Hospital in Chicago, where she also served as a chief resident. She went on to complete a fellowship in Allergy and Clinical Immunology at Washington University School of Medicine in Saint Louis in 2021. During her fellowship, she developed a particular interest in mechanisms of allergy immunotherapy and immune responses to vaccinations and combined her clinical work with research in the laboratories of Drs. Peggy Kendall and Ali Ellebedy.
In her new role of an assistant professor in medicine at Vanderbilt University, Dr. Kalaidina hopes to continue to advance the knowledge in the field of allergy and immunology.

Education

MD - Graduate Medical Education - St. Petersburg State University - 2009
Internship - Dermatology - St. Petersburg State University - 2012
Residency - Internal Medicine - AMITA Health Saint Joseph Hospital - 2018
Fellowship - Allergy/Immunology - Washington University School of Medicine - 2022