MEDICAL SERVICES

Departments

Languages

  • English

EDUCATION

Medical School

  • Medical College of Wisconsin , 1997 , Milwawkee , WI

Internship

  • Children's National Medical Center , 1998 , Boston , MA

Residency

Pediatrics
  • Childrens National Medical Center , 2000 , Washington, DC

Fellowship

Pediatric Emergency Medicine
  • St. Louis Children's Hospital , 2003 , St. Louis , MO

CERTIFICATIONS

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

PUBLICATIONS

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  1. Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Pediatric Emergency Department Use for Asthma. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2021 04; 18(4):717-719. View abstract
  2. Provision of Guideline-Based Pediatric Asthma Care in US Emergency Departments. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2019 Jan 07. View abstract
  3. A method to identify pediatric high-risk diagnoses missed in the emergency department. Diagnosis (Berl). 2018 Jun 27; 5(2):63-69. View abstract
  4. Fluid Balance Is Associated with Clinical Outcomes and Extravascular Lung Water in Children with Acute Asthma Exacerbation. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2018 05 01; 197(9):1128-1135. View abstract
  5. Omalizumab Is Associated with Reduced Acute Severity of Rhinovirus-triggered Asthma Exacerbation. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2016 12 15; 194(12):1552-1555. View abstract
  6. Impact of Chest Radiography on Antibiotic Treatment for Children With Suspected Pneumonia. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2016 Aug; 32(8):514-9. View abstract
  7. Emergency Department Management of Febrile Respiratory Illness in Children. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2016 Jul; 32(7):429-34. View abstract
  8. Rhinovirus and serum IgE are associated with acute asthma exacerbation severity in children. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2016 11; 138(5):1467-1471.e9. View abstract
  9. Abdominal Lymphatic Malformation Presenting as Acute Abdominal Pain: A Common Pediatric Complaint, but an Unusual Diagnosis. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2016 May; 32(5):315-7. View abstract
  10. Primary care visits for asthma monitoring over time and association with acute asthma visits for urban Medicaid-insured children. J Asthma. 2014 Nov; 51(9):907-12. View abstract
  11. Incremental prognostic value of coronary artery calcium score versus CT angiography among symptomatic patients without known coronary artery disease. Atherosclerosis. 2014 Mar; 233(1):190-5. View abstract
  12. Emergency department epidemiology of pneumococcal bacteremia in children since the institution of widespread PCV7 vaccination. J Emerg Med. 2013 Dec; 45(6):813-20. View abstract
  13. Asthma update. Pediatr Clin North Am. 2013 Oct; 60(5):1035-48. View abstract
  14. Factors associated with attaining coaching goals during an intervention to improve child asthma care. Contemp Clin Trials. 2012 Sep; 33(5):912-9. View abstract
  15. Neisseria sicca endocarditis requiring mitral valve replacement in a previously healthy adolescent. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2011 Oct; 27(10):959-62. View abstract
  16. A randomized controlled trial of parental asthma coaching to improve outcomes among urban minority children. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2011 Jun; 165(6):520-6. View abstract
  17. Exhaled nitric oxide levels during treatment of pediatric acute asthma exacerbations and association with the need for hospitalization. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2011 Apr; 27(4):249-55. View abstract
  18. Emergency physicians' knowledge and provision of child passenger safety information. Acad Emerg Med. 2011 Feb; 18(2):145-51. View abstract
  19. The residential segregation of mixed-nativity married couples. Demography. 2010 Nov; 47(4):869-93. View abstract
  20. Management of acute asthma. Adolesc Med State Art Rev. 2010 Apr; 21(1):21-33, vii. View abstract
  21. The association of weight percentile and motor vehicle crash injury among 3 to 8 year old children. Ann Adv Automot Med. 2010; 54:193-9. View abstract
  22. Racial and Ethnic Residential Segregation and Household Structure: A Research Note* Soc Sci Res. 2010 Jan; 39(1):39-47. View abstract
  23. Risk factors for extremely long length-of-stay among pediatric emergency patients. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2009 Dec; 25(12):835-40. View abstract
  24. Detection and home management of worsening asthma symptoms. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2009 Dec; 103(6):469-73. View abstract
  25. Acute asthma management by a pediatric after-hours call center. Telemed J E Health. 2009 Jul-Aug; 15(6):538-45. View abstract
  26. Home use of albuterol for asthma exacerbations. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2009 Jun; 102(6):504-9. View abstract
  27. Asthma prevalence in low-income urban elementary school students in St. Louis, 1992 and 2004. J Pediatr. 2009 Jan; 154(1):111-5. View abstract
  28. Pilot study of oral montelukast added to standard therapy for acute asthma exacerbations in children aged 6 to 14 years. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2008 Jan; 24(1):21-7. View abstract
  29. A multicenter, randomized, controlled trial of dexamethasone for bronchiolitis. N Engl J Med. 2007 Jul 26; 357(4):331-9. View abstract
  30. Effect of peak expiratory flow rate measurement on exhaled nitric oxide levels in children with asthma. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2007 Jan; 119(1):245-6. View abstract