EDUCATION

Undergraduate Degree

  • Bowdoin College , 1998 , Brunswick , ME

Graduate Degree

  • Boston University School of Public Health , 2005 , Boston , MA

Medical School

  • Boston University School of Medicine , 2005 , Boston , MA

Residency

Pediatrics
  • Boston Combined Residency Program (BCRP) , 2008 , Boston , MA

Fellowship

Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition
  • Boston Children's Hospital , 2011 , Boston , MA

CERTIFICATIONS

  • American Board of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Gastroenterology

PUBLICATIONS

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  1. McSweeney ME, Kerr J, Amirault J, Fishman E, Lurie M, Peinado-Fabregat MI, Mitchell PD, Rosen R. Preoperative Evaluation Is Not Predictive of Transpyloric Feeding Conversion in Gastrostomy-dependent Pediatric Patients. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2018 Jun; 66(6):887-892. View abstract
  2. Beinvogl B, Sabharwal S, McSweeney M, Nurko S. Are We Using Abdominal Radiographs Appropriately in the Management of Pediatric Constipation? J Pediatr. 2017 Dec; 191:179-183. View abstract
  3. Onwubiko C, Weil BR, Bairdain S, Hall AM, Perkins JM, Thangarajah H, McSweeney ME, Smithers CJ. Primary laparoscopic gastrojejunostomy tubes as a feeding modality in the pediatric population. J Pediatr Surg. 2017 Sep; 52(9):1421-1425. View abstract
  4. McSweeney ME, Kerr J, Amirault J, Mitchell PD, Larson K, Rosen R. Oral Feeding Reduces Hospitalizations Compared with Gastrostomy Feeding in Infants and Children Who Aspirate. J Pediatr. 2016 Mar; 170:79-84. View abstract
  5. McSweeney ME, Smithers CJ. Advances in Pediatric Gastrostomy Placement. Gastrointest Endosc Clin N Am. 2016 Jan; 26(1):169-85. View abstract
  6. Onwubiko C, Bairdain S, Murphy AJ, McSweeney ME, Perkins J, Rathod RH, Baird C, Smithers CJ. Laparoscopic Gastrojejunostomy Tube Placement in Infants with Congenital Cardiac Disease. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2015 Dec; 25(12):1047-50. View abstract
  7. McSweeney ME, Kerr J, Jiang H, Lightdale JR. Risk factors for complications in infants and children with percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tubes. J Pediatr. 2015 Jun; 166(6):1514-9.e1. View abstract
  8. Starmer AJ, Sectish TC, Simon DW, Keohane C, McSweeney ME, Chung EY, Yoon CS, Lipsitz SR, Wassner AJ, Harper MB, Landrigan CP. Rates of medical errors and preventable adverse events among hospitalized children following implementation of a resident handoff bundle. JAMA. 2013 Dec 04; 310(21):2262-70. View abstract
  9. McSweeney ME, Jiang H, Deutsch AJ, Atmadja M, Lightdale JR. Long-term outcomes of infants and children undergoing percutaneous endoscopy gastrostomy tube placement. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2013 Nov; 57(5):663-7. View abstract
  10. McSweeney ME, Landrigan CP, Jiang H, Starmer A, Lightdale JR. Answering questions on call: pediatric resident physicians' use of handoffs and other resources. J Hosp Med. 2013 Jun; 8(6):328-33. View abstract
  11. McSweeney ME, Lightdale JR, Vinci RJ, Moses J. Patient handoffs: pediatric resident experiences and lessons learned. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2011 Jan; 50(1):57-63. View abstract
  12. McSweeney M, Moses J, and Vinci B. Survey assessment of Resident Written and Verbal Inpatient Sign-out systems. [In preparation]. 2008. View abstract
  13. Passaglia CL, McSweeney ME, Stewart KM, Kim E, Mole EJ, Powers MK, Barlow RB. Visual performance of horseshoe crabs: role of underwater lighting. Biol Bull. 1997 Oct; 193(2):205-7. View abstract
  14. Stewart KM, Porcello DM, McSweeney ME, Saito T, Passaglia CL, Dodge FA, Barlow RB. Histamine: putative transmitter for lateral inhibition in Limulus eye. Biol Bull. 1997 Oct; 193(2):203-5. View abstract