EDUCATION

Undergraduate Degree

  • University of Rhode Island , 1996 , Kingston , RI

Patient safety is the ultimate driver behind everything we do, including making medication use safer in children by personalizing therapy and ensuring robust processes exist for medication preparation and delivery.

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY

I am a clinical pharmacist and have practiced pediatric pharmacy for more than 20 years, currently serving as the Director of the Clinical Pharmacogenomics Service and the Manager for ED and ICU Pharmacy Services.

 

Dr. Manzi serves as an expert for the Pharmacy program for Boston Children's Hospital Precision Medicine Service. For more information about the Precision Medicine Service please visit bostonchildrens.org/precisionmed.

CERTIFICATIONS

  • Board Certified Pediatric Pharmacotherapy Specialist

PUBLICATIONS

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  1. Shah D, Manzi S. Pharmacist Outpatient Prescription Review in the Emergency Department: A Pediatric Tertiary Hospital Experience. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2018 Jul; 34(7):497-500. View abstract
  2. Kim H, Chadwick L, Alzaidi Y, Picker J, Poduri A, Manzi S. HLA-A*31:01 and Oxcarbazepine-Induced DRESS in a Patient With Seizures and Complete DCX Deletion. Pediatrics. 2018 Apr; 141(Suppl 5):S434-S438. View abstract
  3. Grover AS, Mitchell PD, Manzi SF, Fox VL. Initial Pain Management in Pediatric Acute Pancreatitis: Opioid Versus Non-opioid. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2018 Feb; 66(2):295-298. View abstract
  4. Rasmussen LV, Overby CL, Connolly J, Chute CG, Denny JC, Freimuth R, Hartzler AL, Holm IA, Manzi S, Pathak J, Peissig PL, Smith M, Williams MS, Shirts BH, Stoffel EM, Tarczy-Hornoch P, Rohrer Vitek CR, Wolf WA, Starren J. Practical considerations for implementing genomic information resources. Experiences from eMERGE and CSER. Appl Clin Inform. 2016 09 21; 7(3):870-82. View abstract
  5. Manzi SF, Fusaro VA, Chadwick L, Brownstein C, Clinton C, Mandl KD, Wolf WA, Hawkins JB. Creating a scalable clinical pharmacogenomics service with automated interpretation and medical record result integration - experience from a pediatric tertiary care facility. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2017 01; 24(1):74-80. View abstract
  6. Brown JC, Tuuri RE, Akhter S, Guerra LD, Goodman IS, Myers SR, Nozicka C, Manzi S, Long K, Turner T, Conners GP, Thompson RW, Park E. Lacerations and Embedded Needles Caused by Epinephrine Autoinjector Use in Children. Ann Emerg Med. 2016 Mar; 67(3):307-315.e8. View abstract
  7. Herr TM, Bielinski SJ, Bottinger E, Brautbar A, Brilliant M, Chute CG, Cobb BL, Denny JC, Hakonarson H, Hartzler AL, Hripcsak G, Kannry J, Kohane IS, Kullo IJ, Lin S, Manzi S, Marsolo K, Overby CL, Pathak J, Peissig P, Pulley J, Ralston J, Rasmussen L, Roden DM, Tromp G, Uphoff T, Weng C, Wolf W, Williams MS, Starren J. Practical considerations in genomic decision support: The eMERGE experience. J Pathol Inform. 2015; 6:50. View abstract
  8. Hron JD, Manzi S, Dionne R, Chiang VW, Brostoff M, Altavilla SA, Patterson AL, Harper MB. Electronic medication reconciliation and medication errors. Int J Qual Health Care. 2015 Aug; 27(4):314-9. View abstract
  9. Felton D, Zitomersky N, Manzi S, Lightdale JR. 13-year-old girl with recurrent, episodic, persistent vomiting: out of the pot and into the fire. Pediatrics. 2015 Apr; 135(4):e1060-3. View abstract
  10. Murray JM, Hellinger A, Dionne R, Brown L, Galvin R, Griggs S, Mittler K, Harney K, Manzi S, VanderPluym C, Baker A, O'Brien P, O'Connell C, Almond CS. Utility of a dedicated pediatric cardiac anticoagulation program: the Boston Children's Hospital experience. Pediatr Cardiol. 2015 Apr; 36(4):842-50. View abstract
  11. Cami A, Manzi S, Arnold A, Reis BY. Pharmacointeraction network models predict unknown drug-drug interactions. PLoS One. 2013; 8(4):e61468. View abstract
  12. Fusaro VA, Brownstein C, Wolf W, Clinton C, Savage S, Mandl KD, Margulies D, Manzi S. Development of a scalable pharmacogenomic clinical decision support service. AMIA Jt Summits Transl Sci Proc. 2013; 2013:60. View abstract
  13. Yamamoto LG, Manzi S, Shaw KN, Ackerman AD, Chun TH, Conners GP, Dudley NC, Fein JA, Fuchs SM, Moore BR, Selbst SM, Wright JL. Dispensing medications at the hospital upon discharge from an emergency department. Pediatrics. 2012 Feb; 129(2):e562. View abstract
  14. Cami A, Arnold A, Manzi S, Reis B. Predicting adverse drug events using pharmacological network models. Sci Transl Med. 2011 Dec 21; 3(114):114ra127. View abstract
  15. Weiner DL, Manzi SF, Briggs SM, Fleisher GR. Response to challenges and lessons learned from Hurricanes Katrina and Rita: a national perspective. Pediatrics. 2011 Aug; 128 Suppl 1:S31-3. View abstract
  16. Porter SC, Forbes P, Manzi S, Kalish LA. Patients providing the answers: narrowing the gap in data quality for emergency care. Qual Saf Health Care. 2010 Oct; 19(5):e34. View abstract
  17. Weiner DL, Manzi SF, Waltzman ML, Morin M, Meginniss A, Fleisher GR. FEMA's organized response with a pediatric subspecialty team: the National Disaster Medical System response: a pediatric perspective. Pediatrics. 2006 May; 117(5 Pt 3):S405-11. View abstract
  18. Agrawal D, Manzi SF, Gupta R, Krauss B. Preprocedural fasting state and adverse events in children undergoing procedural sedation and analgesia in a pediatric emergency department. Ann Emerg Med. 2003 Nov; 42(5):636-46. View abstract
  19. Manzi S, Law T, Shannon MW. Methylphenidate produces a false-positive urine amphetamine screen. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2002 Oct; 18(5):401. View abstract