EDUCATION

Medical School

  • University of Pennsylvania , 1997 , Philadelphia , PA

Internship

  • University of California, San Francisco , 1998 , San Francisco , CA

Residency

Pediatrics
  • University of California, San Francisco , 2001 , San Francisco , CA

Fellowship

Pediatric Emergency Medicine
  • Boston Children's Hospital , 2005 , Boston , MA

CERTIFICATIONS

  • American Board of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Emergency Medicine

PUBLICATIONS

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  1. Prediction of patient disposition: comparison of computer and human approaches and a proposed synthesis. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2021 May 09. View abstract
  2. Seasonality of Common Pediatric Infectious Diseases. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2021 Feb 01; 37(2):82-85. View abstract
  3. Long-term Effects of an Evidence-based Guideline for Emergency Management of Pediatric Syncope. Pediatr Qual Saf. 2020 Nov-Dec; 5(6):e361. View abstract
  4. Kicking it through the uprights: getting it published after presenting at PAS. Pediatr Res. 2021 May; 89(7):1598-1600. View abstract
  5. Improving the prediction of streptococcal pharyngitis; time to move past exudate alone. Am J Emerg Med. 2021 Jul; 45:196-201. View abstract
  6. Identifying Patients at Lowest Risk for Streptococcal Pharyngitis: A National Validation Study. J Pediatr. 2020 05; 220:132-138.e2. View abstract
  7. Attending-Provider Handoffs and Pediatric Emergency Department Revisits. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2020 Jan 21. View abstract
  8. A Bayesian Spatiotemporal Analysis of Pediatric Group A Streptococcal Infections. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2019 Dec; 6(12):ofz524. View abstract
  9. Impact of viral symptoms on the performance of the modified centor score to predict pediatric group A streptococcal pharyngitis. Am J Emerg Med. 2020 07; 38(7):1322-1326. View abstract
  10. Patient Ethnicity and Pediatric Visits to the Emergency Department for Fever. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2019 Nov 08. View abstract
  11. A method to identify pediatric high-risk diagnoses missed in the emergency department. Diagnosis (Berl). 2018 Jun 27; 5(2):63-69. View abstract
  12. Patients Visiting Multiple Emergency Departments: Patterns, Costs, and Risk Factors. Acad Emerg Med. 2017 11; 24(11):1349-1357. View abstract
  13. Diagnostic Lumbar Puncture Among Children With Facial Palsy in a Lyme Disease Endemic Area. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2017 Jun 01; 6(2):205-208. View abstract
  14. Early Prediction Model of Patient Hospitalization From the Pediatric Emergency Department. Pediatrics. 2017 May; 139(5). View abstract
  15. Complexity and Severity of Pediatric Patients Treated at United States Emergency Departments. J Pediatr. 2017 07; 186:145-149.e1. View abstract
  16. Viral Features and Testing for Streptococcal Pharyngitis. Pediatrics. 2017 May; 139(5). View abstract
  17. Patient and Parent-Reported Signs and Symptoms for Group A Streptococcal Pharyngitis. Pediatrics. 2016 07; 138(1). View abstract
  18. Effect of Randomized Clinical Trial Findings on Emergency Management. Acad Emerg Med. 2016 Jan; 23(1):36-47. View abstract
  19. Implementing a guideline to improve management of syncope in the emergency department. Pediatrics. 2014 Nov; 134(5):e1413-21. View abstract
  20. Participatory medicine: a home score for streptococcal pharyngitis. Ann Intern Med. 2014 Feb 18; 160(4):289. View abstract
  21. Participatory medicine: A home score for streptococcal pharyngitis enabled by real-time biosurveillance: a cohort study. Ann Intern Med. 2013 Nov 05; 159(9):577-83. View abstract
  22. Validation of anaphylaxis in the Food and Drug Administration's Mini-Sentinel. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf. 2013 Nov; 22(11):1205-13. View abstract
  23. Trends in the management of viral meningitis at United States children's hospitals. Pediatrics. 2013 Apr; 131(4):670-6. View abstract
  24. Risks of radiation versus risks from injury: a clinical decision analysis for the management of penetrating palatal trauma in children. Laryngoscope. 2013 May; 123(5):1279-84. View abstract
  25. Large-scale validation of the Centor and McIsaac scores to predict group A streptococcal pharyngitis. Arch Intern Med. 2012 Jun 11; 172(11):847-52. View abstract
  26. Improved diagnostic accuracy of group A streptococcal pharyngitis with use of real-time biosurveillance. Ann Intern Med. 2011 Sep 20; 155(6):345-52. View abstract
  27. Integrating spatial epidemiology into a decision model for evaluation of facial palsy in children. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2011 Jan; 165(1):61-7. View abstract
  28. Use of population health data to refine diagnostic decision-making for pertussis. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2010 Jan-Feb; 17(1):85-90. View abstract
  29. Parent-driven technology for decision support in pediatric emergency care. Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf. 2009 Jun; 35(6):307-15. View abstract
  30. Clinical predictors of Lyme disease among children with a peripheral facial palsy at an emergency department in a Lyme disease-endemic area. Pediatrics. 2008 Nov; 122(5):e1080-5. View abstract
  31. Linking surveillance to action: incorporation of real-time regional data into a medical decision rule. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2007 Mar-Apr; 14(2):206-11. View abstract
  32. Shock. Comprehensive Pediatric Hospital Medicine (Zaoutis and Chiang). 2007. View abstract
  33. Incorporating vaccine-preventable disease surveillance into the National Health Information Network: leveraging children's hospitals. Pediatrics. 2006 Oct; 118(4):1431-8. View abstract
  34. Feasibility of leveraging electronic data from pediatric hospitals for national surveillance: a survey of chief information officers. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2005; 954. View abstract
  35. R/O Appy in a 10-year-old – But How to Pin Down the Diagnosis. Contemporary Pediatrics. 2004; 21(5):24-28. View abstract
  36. Is it influenza or anthrax? A decision analytic approach to the treatment of patients with influenza-like illnesses. Ann Emerg Med. 2004 Mar; 43(3):318-28. View abstract
  37. Is it Anthrax or Influenza: How Good Does a Rapid Test Have to be?. Pediatric Research. 2003; 53(4:2):104A. View abstract
  38. Nutritional Impact of Gastroschisis. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2002; 35:A442. View abstract
  39. Multiple evanescent white dot syndrome following hepatitis a vaccination. Arch Ophthalmol. 2001 Dec; 119(12):1856-8. View abstract
  40. Total Parenteral Nutrition Cholestasis in Neonates: Incidence and Risk Factors, 1995-98. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 1999; 29:A514. View abstract
  41. Genetic linkage of autosomal dominant juvenile glaucoma to 1q21-q31 in three affected pedigrees. Genomics. 1994 May 15; 21(2):299-303. View abstract
  42. Barron vs Baltimore: A Case Study in the Late Career of Chief Justice John Marshall. 1991. View abstract
  43. Functional vision in patients with neovascular maculopathy and poor visual acuity. Arch Ophthalmol. 1986 Jul; 104(7):1009-12. View abstract
  44. Earliest symptoms caused by neovascular membranes in the macula. Arch Ophthalmol. 1986 Apr; 104(4):513-4. View abstract