EDUCATION

Undergraduate Degree

  • Hampshire College , 1980 , Amherst , MA

Medical School

  • New York Medical College , 1984 , New York , NY

Internship

  • Montefiore Medical Center , 1985 , Bronx , NY

Residency

  • Montefiore Medical Center , 1986 , Bronx , NY

Residency

  • Childrens Hospital National Medical Center , 1987 , Washington , DC

Fellowship

  • Boston Children's Hospital , 1991 , Boston , MA

CERTIFICATIONS

  • American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Pulmonology

PUBLICATIONS

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  1. Chronic chest pain: Where is the pathology? Pediatr Pulmonol. 2020 11; 55(11):3145-3151. View abstract
  2. Similarity of chest X-ray and thermal imaging of focal pneumonia: a randomised proof of concept study at a large urban teaching hospital. BMJ Open. 2018 01 05; 8(1):e017964. View abstract
  3. The time is right for an international primary ciliary dyskinesia disease registry. Eur Respir J. 2017 01; 49(1). View abstract
  4. Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia: An Update on New Diagnostic Modalities and Review of the Literature. Pediatr Allergy Immunol Pulmonol. 2014 Jun 01; 27(2):51-59. View abstract
  5. The utility of endoscopy and multichannel intraluminal impedance testing in children with cough and wheezing. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2014 Nov; 49(11):1090-6. View abstract
  6. Skin lesions and lung cysts in a neonate. J Pediatr. 2012 Jun; 160(6):1061-1.e1. View abstract
  7. An 11-year-old boy with respiratory failure and massive pleural fluid drainage. Chest. 2011 Dec; 140(6):1659-1661. View abstract
  8. Chest radiographic and CT evaluation of lung abnormalities in pediatric patients with laryngeal cleft. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2011 Nov; 46(11):1128-33. View abstract
  9. Utilization of lipid-laden macrophage index in evaluation of aerodigestive disorders. Laryngoscope. 2011 May; 121(5):1055-9. View abstract
  10. Validation of a pediatric cough questionnaire. Ear Nose Throat J. 2009 Nov; 88(11):1213-7. View abstract
  11. Pulmonary Medicine. Pocket Pediatrics: The Massachusetts General Hospital for Children Handbook of Pediatrics. 2009. View abstract
  12. Essentials of Pulmonology. A Practice of Anesthesia for Infants and Children, Cote, Lerman and Todres, eds. 2009; 221-236. View abstract
  13. Chronic Cough in Children. Pediatric Aerodigestive Disorders. 2009; 313-330. View abstract
  14. Pulmonary Function Testing in Children. Pediatric Aerodigestive Disorders. 2009; 45-60. View abstract
  15. Pediatric Aerodigestive Disorders. Kenan E. Haver, Matthew T. Brigger, Stephen C. Hardy and Christpher J. Hartnick, eds. 2009. View abstract
  16. Flexible Bronchscopy. Pediatric Aerodigestive Disorders. 2009; 15-20. View abstract
  17. Wheeze detection in the pediatric intensive care unit: comparison among physician, nurses, respiratory therapists, and a computerized respiratory sound monitor. Respir Care. 2008 Oct; 53(10):1304-9. View abstract
  18. Wheeze Detection in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit: Comparison Amng Phsycian, Nurses, Respiratory Therapists, and a Computerized Respiratory Sound Monitor. Respiratory Care. 2008; 53(10):1304-1309. View abstract
  19. Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Case 10-2008. A 10-year-old girl with dyspnea on exertion. N Engl J Med. 2008 Mar 27; 358(13):1382-90. View abstract
  20. Case 10-2008 -- A 10-Year-Old Girl with Dyspnea on Exertion. New England Journal of Medicine. 2008; 358(13):1382-1390. View abstract
  21. Improvement of Subglottic Stenosis in Three Children with Eosinophilic Esophagitis Following Treatment with Inhaled Corticosteroids and a Leukotriene Receptor Antagonist. American Review of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 2008. View abstract
  22. The Role of the Pediatric Pulmonologist. Pediatric Voice Disorders. Christopher Hartnick and Mark Boseley, eds. 2008. View abstract
  23. Botulinum toxin A: a novel adjunct treatment for debilitating habit cough in children. Ear Nose Throat J. 2007 Sep; 86(9):570-2. View abstract
  24. Botulinum toxin A: A novel adjunct treatment for debilitating habit cough in children. ENT Journal. 2007; 86:570-572. View abstract
  25. The Asthma Educator's Handbook. 2006. View abstract
  26. Type 1 laryngeal cleft: establishing a functional diagnostic and management algorithm. Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2006 Dec; 70(12):2073-9. View abstract
  27. Type 1 laryngeal cleft: Establishing a functional diagnostic and management algorithm. International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology. 2006; 7(21):1-7. View abstract
  28. Modified barium swallow, functional endoscopic eating and swallowing study and lipid laden macrophage index in children with chronic cough. Pediatric Respiratory Reviews. 2006; 7(Supplement 1):S310. View abstract
  29. Validation of a pediatric cough questionnaire. Am J Resp and Crit Care Med. 2006; A374. View abstract
  30. Comparing results of modified barium swallow and endoscopic evaluation of swallowing in children at risk for aspiration. Am J Resp and Crit Care Med. 2006; A165. View abstract
  31. Challenges in implementing a successful newborn cystic fibrosis screening program. J Pediatr. 2005 Sep; 147(3 Suppl):S89-93. View abstract
  32. Communications systems and their models: Massachusetts parent compliance with recommended specialty care after positive cystic fibrosis newborn screening result. J Pediatr. 2005 Sep; 147(3 Suppl):S98-100. View abstract
  33. Communications Systems and Thier Models: Massachusetts Parent Compliance with Recommended Specialty Care After Positive Cystic Fibrosis Newborn Screening Result. The Journal of Pediatrics. 2005; 147(3):S98-S100. View abstract
  34. Challenges in Implementing a Successful Newborn Cystif Fibrosis Screening Program. The Journal of Pediatrics. 2005; 147(3):S89-S93. View abstract
  35. Fluoroscopic-guided balloon dilation of tracheal stenosis in a 26-week premature infant. J Pediatr. 2004 Oct; 145(4):566. View abstract
  36. Fluoroscopic-guided balloon dilation of tracheal stenosis in a 26-week premature infant. Joural of Pediatrics. 2004; 145(4):566. View abstract
  37. Cystic fibrosis on the Internet: a survey of site adherence to AMA guidelines. Pediatrics. 2004 Jul; 114(1):100-3. View abstract
  38. Population-based newborn screening for genetic disorders when multiple mutation DNA testing is incorporated: a cystic fibrosis newborn screening model demonstrating increased sensitivity but more carrier detections. Pediatrics. 2004 Jun; 113(6):1573-81. View abstract
  39. Benefit plan design and prescription drug utilization among asthmatics: do patient copayments matter? Front Health Policy Res. 2004; 7:95-127. View abstract
  40. Book review of Acute asthma: Assessment and management. Hall JB, Corbridge TC, Rodrigo C, Rodrigo GH, editors. New York: McGraw-Hill; 2000. Pediatric Pulmonology (in press). 2004. View abstract
  41. Benefits plan design and prescription drug utilization among asthmatics: Do patient copayments matter?. Frontiers in Health Policy Research. National Bureau of Economic Research. Cutler DM, Garber AM, editors. 2004; 7:95-127. View abstract
  42. National trends in asthma visits and asthma pharmacotherapy, 1978-2002. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2003 Apr; 111(4):729-35. View abstract
  43. The Harvard Medical School Guide to Taking Control of Asthma. 2003. View abstract
  44. The challenges of pediatric asthma. Journal of Respiratory Diseases for Pediatricians. 2003; 5(2):61-66. View abstract
  45. . Do food allergy websites satisfy AMA guidelines for health information on the Internet? 2002; 109(1):S309. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2002; 109(1):S309. View abstract
  46. Correlation of automatic wheeze detection findings with clinical observations in the pediatric intensive care unit. Society for Critical Care Medicine Congress. 2002. View abstract
  47. Homozygous sickle cell disease and cystic fibrosis in an adolescent. Pediatr Pulmonol. 1998 Sep; 26(3):224-7. View abstract
  48. Homozygous sickle cell disease and cystic fibrosis in an adolescent. Pediatric Pulmonology. 1998; 26(3):224-7. View abstract
  49. Neutral endopeptidase activity in newborn and adult rabbit tracheas. Eur Respir J. 1997 Aug; 10(8):1844-9. View abstract
  50. Pediatric asthma. Journal of Respiratory Diseases. 1997; 18(12):1052. View abstract
  51. Clinicopathological conference. 1994; 330:1439-1447. View abstract
  52. Brain clathrin complex: II. Immunofluorescent correlation and biochemical affinity for actin. J Histochem Cytochem. 1982 Jun; 30(6):497-503. View abstract
  53. Brain clathrin - A study of its properties. Regulatory mechanisms of synaptic transmission. Tapia R and Cotman C, editors. 1982; 241-260. View abstract
  54. Brain clathrin: immunofluorescent patterns in cultured cells and tissues. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1980 Sep; 77(9):5520-4. View abstract
  55. Reactions of a three-year-old boy to partial immobilization. Matern Child Nurs J. 1974; 3(2):133-8. View abstract