Stanley Naides, MD, FACP, FACR 
Medical Director, Immunology 
Phone: 949-728-4578 

About the Doctor

Dr. Stanley J. Naides is the Medical Director for Immunology at Quest Diagnostics. Dr. Naides is a leader in the field of immunology esoteric testing, research, and development at Quest. 

Areas of Specialization

Dr. Naides is a published author of over 100 peer-reviewed papers, book chapters, and reviews with specialized interest in immunology, viral pathogenesis, autoimmunity, and infectious disease. He has over two decades of senior team leadership in academia and industry. 

Professional Affiliations

Dr. Naides has been affiliated with several medical and academic associations, including: 
  • University of Iowa 
    • The Helen C. Levitt Center for Viral Pathogenesis and Disease (Founding Director) 
  • Iowa City Veterans Affairs Medical Center 
  • Pennsylvania State University/Milton S. Hershey 
    • Department of Medicine 
    • Department of Microbiology and Immunology 
    • Department of Pharmacology 
    • Immunobiology Graduate Program 
  • NIH Epidemiology and Disease Control Study Section 2 
  • American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology 
  • American Association of Immunologists 
  • American College of Physicians 
  • American Society for Virology 
  • Central Society for Clinical Research 
  • Clinical Diagnostic Immunology Division, American Association for Clinical Chemistry 
  • Clinical Immunology Society 
  • Diagnostic Immunology Resource Committee (DIRC), College of American Pathologists (CAP) 


Harvard Medical School
Boston, Massachusetts 


Internal Medicine Intern 
University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital 
Miami, Florida

Internal Medicine Resident 
Temple University 
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 


Doctor of Medicine 
Hahnemann University College of Medicine Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

B.A. in Biochemistry 
Princeton University 
Princeton, New Jersey, USA 

Board Certifications

Internal Medicine, Rheumatology American Board of Internal Medicine 

Major Awards

2013 Medical Visionary Award, LUPUS LA 
Clinical Investigator Career Development Award, Veterans Affairs Medical Center 
Daland Fellow, American Philosophical Society 

Select Publications 

Newborn Screening for SCID in United States: Experience from 11 Screening Programs. JAMA. 2014. 
Aseptic Meningitis Caused by Parvovirus B19. Clin. Infect. Dis., 21:1053, 1995. 
Multiple Glycosphingolipid Receptors Determine Parvovirus B19 Tissue Tropism. J. Inf. Dis., 172:1198- 1205, 1995.

Additional publications.