Julie Martin, M.D.

  • AU/UGA Medical Partnership

    Site Clerkship Director of Pediatrics

  • AU/UGA Medical Partnership

    Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

  • Curriculum Vitae

Dr. Martin serves as the site clerkship director for pediatrics. Dr Martin earned a B.S from the University of Georgia, M.D. from the Medical College of Georgia, completed a pediatric residency at Wake Forest University and a pediatric infectious diseases fellowship at New York University.


2003 B.S. Cellular Biology University of Georgia
2007 M.D. Medical College of Georgia


2010 Pediatrics Residency Wake Forest University School of Medicine
2013 Pediatric Infectious Diseases Fellowship New York University School of Medicine

Academic Appointments

2013 Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, AU/UGA Medical Partnership

More About Julie Martin

Dr. Julie Martin is the site clerkship director for Pediatrics.  She attended the University of Georgia for her undergraduate studies, graduating Magna Cum Laude. Thereafter, she attended the Medical College of Georgia for medical school followed by a residency in Pediatrics at Wake Forest University School of Medicine. Dr. Martin furthered her medical training by completing a fellowship in Pediatric infectious diseases at New York University School of Medicine. 

Dr. Martin’s interest in infectious diseases was sparked by working with her father, a family physician, during childhood years growing up in Maracaibo, Venezuela. She is fluent in Spanish which has been a great asset in practicing medicine in Georgia, North Carolina and New York. She continues to be interested in international medicine and has been a part of a number of medical service trips. Her research interests focus on neglected tropical diseases. 

  • Expertise & Interests

    • Pediatrics
    • Pediatric Infectious Diseases
    • Travel Medicine
    • Parasitology
  • Selected Publications

    Martin JS, Zagzag D, Egan M, Milla S, Harter D, Lighter-Fisher J. Intracranial Mycobacterium abscessus Infection in a Healthy Toddler. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2014 Aug 20. [Epub ahead of print]

    Martin J, Kaul A, Schacht R.  Acute post-streptococcal glomerulonephritis and varicella zoster virus:  a manifestation of immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome. Pediatrics. 2012;130(3):e710-3. Published online: 2012 Aug 13.

    Patra KP, Dariya V, Thomas W, Herbst J, Martin J et al Index of suspicion: Case 1: leg cramps, hand  spasms, diarrhea, and substantial weight loss in a 12 year old: case 2: hypothermia, hypoglycemia, and  hyperbilirubinemia in a neonate: case 3: recurrent fevers, abdominal pain, and cervical lymphadenopathy in  a 7 year old. Pediatr Rev. Jul 2011;32(7):299-305.

    Pyle JW, Holladay J, Molnar JA, Martin JS, Defranzo AJ. Multiple modality treatment regimen in an aggressive resistant fungal hand infection: a case report. Hand (NY). 2010;5(3)318-21. 

  • Affiliations

    • American Academy of Pediatrics
    • Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society 
  • Of Note

    Dr Martin’s husband, TJ, is a partner at Athens Pulmonary Associates where he works in pulmonary/critical care medicine. They have two children, Breyl and Judah.  Their family enjoys traveling, running, gardening and cooking. Dr Martin also enjoys reading and has been a part of several book clubs since 2007.