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Samir S. Shah, MD, MSCE
Assistant Professor
Departments of Pediatrics and Epidemiology
Senior Scholar
Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Attending Physician
Divisions of Infectious Diseases and General
Pediatrics
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Contributors

Brian K. Alverson, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Department of Pediatrics
Brown University School of Medicine
Hospitalist
Department of Pediatrics
Hasbro Children's Hospital/Rhode Island Hospital
Providence, Rhode Island

Donald H. Arnold, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor
Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Nashville, Tennessee

Sandra Arnold, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Pediatrics
University of Tennessee
Memphis, Tennessee

Erika F. Augustine, MD
Clinical Fellow in Neurology
Department of Neurology
Harvard Medical School
Resident in Neurology
Department of Neurology
Children's Hospital Boston
Boston, Massachusetts

Robert Avery, DO
Division of Neurology
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Jeffrey R. Avner, MD
Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Chief
Division of Pediatric Emergency Services
Children's Hospital at Montefiore
Bronx, New York

Megan Aylor, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Oregon Health and Science University
Portland, Oregon

Jill M. Baren, MD, MBE, FACEP, FAAP
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics
Department of Emergency Medicine
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Attending Physician
Division of Emergency Medicine
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Yodit Belew, MD
Adjunct Instructor in Pediatrics
The George Washington University
Washington, District of Columbia

Jay Berry, MD, MPH
Instructor of Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School
Associate in Medicine
Complex Care Service
Children's Hospital Boston
Boston, Massachusetts

Mercedes M. Blackstone, MD
Fellow
Emergency Medicine
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Clinical Instructor
Pediatrics
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Evelien J. Bodar, MD
Department of General Internal Medicine
Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center
Nijmegen, The Netherlands

Kristina Bryant, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases
University of Louisville
Hospital Epidemiologist
Kosair Children's Hospital
Louisville, Kentucky

Jon M. Burnham, MD, MSCE
Attending Physician
Division of Rheumatology
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Jane C. Burns, MD
Professor and Chief
Division of Allergy, Immunology, and Rheumatology
Rady Children's Hospital and Department of Pediatrics
University of California at San Diego School of Medicine
San Diego, California

Michael G. Camitta, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Pediatric Cardiology
Medical Director
Pediatric Echocardiography Laboratory
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, North Carolina

Cynthia J. Campen, MD
Division of Child Neurology
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Michael Cappello, MD
Professor of Pediatrics, Microbial Pathogenesis, and Epidemiology & Public Health
Director
Program in International Child Health
Yale University School of Medicine
New Haven, Connecticut

John C. Christenson, MD
Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Indiana University School of Medicine
Director, Pediatric Travel Medicine Clinic
Center for International Adoption and Geographic Medicine
Ryan White Center for Infectious Diseases
Riley Hospital for Children
Indianapolis, Indiana

Peter Clement, MD, PhD
Professor of Otorhinolaryngology
Chairman
ENT Department
University Hospital (V.U.B)
Free University Brussels
Brussels, Belgium

Kevin James Downes, MD
Pediatrics Resident
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Cincinnati, Ohio

Joost P.H. Drenth, MD, PhD
Professor of Molecular Gastroenterology & Hepatology
Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center
Nijmegen, The Netherlands

Orooj Fasiuddin, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Paul C. Gaffney Diagnostic Referral Service
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Kristen Feemster, MD, MPH, MSHPR
Fellow
Division of Infectious Diseases
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Evan Fieldston, MD, MBA
Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholar
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Elizabeth K. Fiorino, MD
Fellow
Division of Pulmonary Medicine
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Brian T. Fisher, DO, MPH
Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Attending Physician
Division of Infectious Diseases
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

John M. Flynn, MD
Associate Chief of Orthopaedic Surgery
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Gary Frank, MD
Pediatric Hospitalist
Scottish Rite Pediatric and Adolescent Consultant
Clinical Assistant Professor
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, Georgia

Joel A. Friedlander, DO, MBe
Fellow
Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Instructor
Department of Pediatrics
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Patrick G. Gallagher, MD, FAAP
Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Yale University School of Medicine
New Haven, Connecticut

Johanna Goldfarb, MD
Head
Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Children's Hospital Cleveland Clinic
Professor of Pediatrics
Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine at Case Western Reserve University
Cleveland, Ohio

Mark P. Gorman, MD
Clinical Fellow
Neurology
Children's Hospital Boston
Boston, Massachusetts

Yeisid F. Gozzo, MD
Fellow
Division of Neonatal/Perinatal Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
Yale University School of Medicine
New Haven, Connecticut

Toni K. Gross, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Attending Physician
Division of Emergency Medicine
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Barbara A. Haber, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Pediatrics
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Attending Physician
Division of Gastroenterology,
Hepatology and Nutrition
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Margaret R. Hammerschlag, MD
Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
State Univesity of New York
Downstate Medical Center
Brooklyn, New York

Laura Hammitt, MD
Clinical Epidemiologist
Centre for Tropical Medicine
University of Oxford
Kilifi, Kenya

Marvin B. Harper, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School
Attending Physician
Infectious Diseases and Emergency Medicine
Children's Hospital Boston
Boston, Massachusetts

Harry R. Hill, MD
Professor
Departments of Pathology, Pediatrics and Medicine
University of Utah School of Medicine
Salt Lake City, Utah

Richard L. Hodinka, PhD
Director, Clinical Virology Laboratory
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Associate Professor
Department of Pediatrics
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Julia Hutter, MD
Fellow
Pediatric Infectious Diseases and Tropical Pediatrics
Center for Vaccine Development
School of Medicine
University of Maryland
Baltimore, Maryland

Mary Anne Jackson, MD
Chief
Section of Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Children's Mercy Hospital & Clinics
Professor of Pediatrics
University of Missouri-Kansas City
School of Medicine
Kansas City, Missouri

Emma Jacobs, MD
International Adoption Clinic
Floating Hospital for Children
Tufts Medical Center
Boston, Massachusetts

Samay Jain, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology
Clinical Director
Movement Disorders Division
Department of Neurology
University of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Chandy C. John, MD, MS
Associate Professor
Departments of Pediatrics and Medicine
Director
Center for Global Pediatrics
University of Minnesota Medical School
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Jessica K. Hart, MD
Resident in Pediatrics
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Binita M. Kamath, MBBChir
Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Attending Physician
Division of Gastroenterology,
Hepatology and Nutrition
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Nadeem Karimbux, DMD, MMSC
Associate Professor
Department of Oral Medicine, Infection and Immunity
Harvard School of Dental Medicine
Boston, Massachusetts

David Kim, DDS, DMSc
Assistant Professor
Director of Oral Medicine, Infection and Immunity
Harvard School of Dental Medicine
Boston, Massachusetts

Terry Klassen, MD
Professor and Chair
Department of Pediatrics
University of Alberta
Regional Clinic Program Director
Child Health
Stollery Children's Hospital
Capital Health
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

William C. Koch, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Division of Infectious Diseases
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Richmond, Virginia

Sarah Kranick, MD
Department of Neurology
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Matthew Kronman, MD
Fellow
Division of Infectious Diseases
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Timothy R. La Pine, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Pathology
University of Utah School of Medicine
Salt Lake City, Utah

Miriam K. Laufer, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Center for Vaccine Development
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Baltimore, Maryland

Matthew B. Laurens, MD, MPH
Fellow
Pediatric Infectious Diseases and Tropical Pediatrics
Department of Pediatrics
University of Maryland School of Medicine
Baltimore, Maryland

Melissa A. Lerman, MD, PhD
Fellow
Division of Rheumatology
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Leonard J. Levine, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Division of Adolescent Medicine
St. Christopher's Hospital for Children
Drexel University College of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Rebecca E. Levorson, MD
Pediatric Infectious Disease Fellow
Division of Infectious Disease
Children's National Medical Center
Pediatric Infectious Disease Fellow
George Washington University School of Medicine
Washington, District of Columbia

Jennifer S. Li, MD
Professor of Pediatrics
Division of Pediatric Cardiology
Duke University Medical Center
Duke Clinical Research Institute
Durham, North Carolina

Daniel J. Licht, MD
Assistant Professor of Neurology and Pediatrics
Division of Child Neurology
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Scott M. Lieberman, MD, PhD
Fellow
Division of Rheumatology
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Instructor in Pediatrics
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Latania K. Logan, MD
Pediatric Infectious Diseases Fellow
Department of Pediatrics
Children's Memorial Hospital
Northwestern University
Feinberg School of Medicine
Chicago, Illinois

Nisha Manickam, DO
Fellow
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Pediatrics and Department of Internal Medicine
Yale University School of Medicine
New Haven, Connecticut

Shannon Manzi, Pharm D
ED Clinical Pharmacist
Children's Hospital Boston
Clincial Assistant Professor
Bouve College of Pharmacy
Northeastern University
Boston, Massachusetts

Ben J. Marais, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Paediatrics and Child Health
Tygerberg Children's Hospital
Stellenbosch University
Cape Town, South Africa

Beth C. Marshall, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Division of Infectious Diseases
Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine
Richmond, Virginia

Peter Mattei, MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Surgery
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
General, Thoracic and Fetal Surgery
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Randolph P. Matthews, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology, and Nutrition
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Alexander J. McAdams, MD, PhD
Medical Director of Infectious Diseases Division
Department of Laboratory Medicine
Children's Hospital Boston
Assistant Professor
Department of Pathology
Harvard Medical School
Boston, Massachusetts

Sarah C. McBride, MD
Staff Physician
Department of Medicine
Children's Hospital
Instructor in Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School
Boston, Massachusetts

Gokce Mik, MD
Division of Orthopedic Surgery
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Laurie C. Miller, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Director
International Adoption Clinic
Tufts University School of Medicine
Boston, Massachusetts

Jason G. Newland, MD
Section of Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Children's Mercy Hospital & Clinics
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Department of Pediatrics
University of Missouri-Kansas City
Kansas City, Missouri

Howard B. Panitch, MD
Professor of Pediatrics
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Director of Clinical Programs
Division of Pulmonary Medicine
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Mark S. Pasternack, MD
Chief
Pediatric Infectious Disease Unit
Massachusetts General Hospital
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School
Boston, Massachusetts

Jacques Pepin, MD, FRCPC, MSC
Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
University of Sherbrooke School of Medicine
Sherbrooke, Canada

Nadja G. Peter, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor
Pediatrics
Craig Dalsimer Division of Adolescent Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Annapurna Poduri, MD, MPH
Instructor
Department of Neurology
Harvard Medical School
Assistant
Department of Neurology
Children's Hospital Boston
Boston, Massachusetts

Scott L. Pomeroy, MD, PhD
Neurologist-in-Chief
Children's Hospital Boston
Bronson Crothers Professor of Neurology
Harvard Medical School
Boston, Massachusetts

Adam J. Ratner, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor
Pediatrics and Microbiology
Columbia University
New York, New York

Wolfgang Rennert, MD, DMSc, DTMTH, FAAP
Residency Program Director
Department of Pediatrics
Georgetown University Hospital
Washington, District of Columbia

Richard M. Rutstein, MD
Associate Professor
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Medical Director
Special Immunology Service and Family Care Center
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Daniel J. Salchow, MD
Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and Visual Science
Director
Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus Section
Department of Ophthalmology & Visual Science
Yale University School of Medicine
New Haven, Connecticut

Joshua W. Salvin, MD, MPH
Assistant in Cardiology
Department of Cardiology
Division of Cardiac Intensive Care
Children's Hospital Boston
Instructor in Pediatrics
Harvard Medical School
Boston, Massachusetts

Nadia Sam-Agudu, MD
Fellow
Division of Infectious Diseases and Global Pediatrics Program
University of Minnesota Medical School
Minneapolis,Minnesota

Thomas J. Sandora, MD
Hospital Epidemiologist
Medical Director of Infection Control
Division of Infectious Diseases
Children's Hospital Boston
Harvard Medical School
Boston, Massachusetts

Robert Seese, MD
Hospitalist
Department of Pediatrics
Licking Memorial Hospital
Newark, Ohio

Kara N. Shah, MD, PhD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Dermatology
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Attending Physician
Section of Pediatric Dermatology
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Samir S. Shah, MD, MSCE
Assistant Professor
Departments of Pediatrics and Epidemiology
Senior Scholar
Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Attending Physician
Divisions of Infectious Diseases and General Pediatrics
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Rahul K. Shah, MD, FAAP
Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology and Pediatrics
Children's National Medical Center
George Washington University School of Medicine
Washington, District of Columbia

Udayan K. Shah, MD, FACS, FAAP
Director
Fellow and Resident Education in Pediatric Otolaryngology
Nemours-Alfred I duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, Delaware
Associate Professor
Otolaryngology-Head & Neck Surgery
Jefferson Medical College
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Anna Simon, MD, PhD
Department of General Internal Medicine
Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center
Nijmegen, The Netherlands

Joseph Sleiman, MD
Clinical Assistant Instructor
Department of Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Children's Hospital at SUNY Downstate Medical Center
Brooklyn, New York

Michael J. Smith, MD
Division of Infectious Diseases
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philip R. Spandorfer, MD, MSCE
Attending Physician
Emergency Medicine
Children's Healthcare of Atlanta at Scottish Rite
Atlanta, Georgia

David A. Spiegel, MD
Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Division of Orthopedic Surgery
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

David M. Spiro MD, MPH
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics
Section Chief
Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Doernbecher Children's Hospital
Oregon Health and Science University
Portland, Oregon

Joseph W. St. Geme III, MD
Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Department of Molecular Genetic & Microbiology
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, North Carolina

Andrew P. Steenhoff, MBBCH, DCH(UK), FCPaed(SA)
Instructor, Department of Pediatrics
Center for AIDs Research
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Attending Physician
Division of Infectious Diseases
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Sanjeev Swami, MD
Fellow
Division of Infectious Diseases
Department of Pediatrics
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Tina Q. Tan, MD
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Department of Pediatrics
Feinberg School of Medicine
Northwestern University
Pediatric Infectious Diseases Physician
Department of Pediatrics
Children's Memorial Hospital
Chicago, Illinois

Sarah M. Taub, MD
Attending Physician
Advocare Haddon Pediatrics
Haddonfield, New Jersey

Oana Tomescu, MD
Fellow
Craig Dalsimer Division of Adolescent Medicine
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Adriana H. Tremoulet, MD
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Division of Pharmacology and Drug Discovery
Rady Children's Hospital
Department of Pediatrics
University of California
San Diego, California

Adriana Tremoulet, MD
Adjunct Assistant Professor
Division of Pharmacology and Drug Discovery
Rady Children's Hospital
Department of Pediatrics
University of California, San Diego
San Diego, California

Louis Valiquette, MD
Associate Professor
Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
Faculté de médecine, Université de Sherbrooke
Sherbrooke, Québec, Canada

Kishore Vellody, MD
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
The Paul C. Gaffney Diagnostic Referral Service
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Sarah M. Wood, MD
Resident Physician
General Pediatrics
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Robert Bruce Wright, MD, FRCPC, FAAP
Assistant Director
Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics
University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Pablo Yagupsky, MD
Director
Clinical Microbiology Laboratory
Soroka University Medical Center
Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Beer-Sheeva, Israel

Catherine Yen, MD, MPH
Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Columbia University Medical Center
New York, New York

Matt Zahn, MD
Medical Director
Louisville Metro Department of Public Health and Wellness
Assistant Professor
Division of Pediatric Infectious Disease
University of Louisville School of Medicine
Louisville, Kentucky

Basil J. Zitelli, MD
Professor of Pediatrics
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Chief
The Paul C. Gaffney Diagnostic Referral Service
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Joseph J. Zorc, MD, MSCE
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Department of Pediatrics
The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Attending Physician
Emergency Medicine
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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