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Kevin Osterhoudt, MD, MSCE, FAAP, FAACT, FACMT

Emergency Medicine Attending Physician

Medical Director, Poison Control Center

Professor of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Abstracts

2012

Fieldston E, Hall M, Macy M, Alpern E, Osterhoudt KC. Resource utilization of pediatric observation status patients who received antivenom. Clinical Toxicology, in press.

Madrigal V, Himebauch A, McCloskey J, Henretig F, Osterhoudt KC. Bronchoalveolar lavage and exogenous surfactant to treat charcoal aspiration. Clinical Toxicology, in press.

Small R, Miller T, Smith P, Palermo P, Henretig F, Osterhoudt KC. Using a pediatric primary care site to promote carbon monoxide safety in an underserved urban population. Clinical Toxicology, in press.

Osterhoudt KC, Peranteau W, Shaw K, Flake A. Dangerous attraction: A 2-year-old girl with enteric and mesenteric fistulae after ingestion of spherical magnetic toys. Clinical Toxicology, in press.

Trella J, Osterhoudt KC. Use of a “single bag” system for intravenous n-acetylcysteine at a children’s hospital. Clinical Toxicology 2009; 47: 745-746.

Awards

2011, Certificate of Appreciation Delaware Coalition for Injury Prevention

2009, CHOP Emergency Medicine Faculty Teacher of the Year Award, York Hospital Emergency Medicine Residency Program

2009, ACMT Award for Significant Contributions to the Educational Pursuits of Medical Toxicology, American College of Medical Toxicology

2008, Appointed to the Committee on Environmental Health The American Academy of Pediatrics

2008, Scott Mackler Award for Excellence in Substance Abuse Teaching, The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

2006-2007, Letter of Commendation for Quality Peer Review, Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety

2005, Class of 1990 David Cornfeld Bedside Teaching Award, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

1987, The Jean Cortner Divisional Teaching Award for Excellence in and Commitment to Resident Education (Emergency Department), Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Books

Chapters

2011

Osterhoudt KC, Penning TM. Drug toxicity and poisoning. In: Brunton LL, ed: Goodman & Gilman’s The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics, 12th ed. New York: McGraw-Hill, 2011, 73-87.

2010

Osterhoudt KC. Principles of epidmiology and research design. In: Nelson LS, Lewin NA, Howland MA, et al., eds: Goldfrank’s Toxicologic Emergencies (9th edition). New York, NY: McGraw-Hill, 2010, 1803-1810.

Fleisher GR, Ludwig S, eds: Textbook of Pediatric Emergency Medicine (6th edition). Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2010 Osterhoudt KC, Ewald M, Shannon M, Henretig FM. Toxicologic emergencies, 1171-1223.

2008

Calello DP, Osterhoudt KC, Bond GR. Envenomation management and tick removal. In: King C, Henretig FM, eds: Textbook of Pediatric Emergency Procedures. Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer / Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2008, 1185-1197.

Selbst S, Cronan K. eds: Pediatric Emergency Medicine Secrets (2nd edition). Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier Mosby, 2008 Osterhoudt KC, Wiley JF. Poisonings, 320-346,

Schwartz MW, ed: Five Minute Pediatric Consultant (5th edition). Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2008, Osterhoudt KC. Acetaminophen poisoning, 10-11. Osterhoudt KC. Carbon monoxide poisoning, 150-151. Newland J, Osterhoudt KC. Epstein-Barr virus [infectious mononucleosis], 308-309. Osterhoudt KC. Methemoglobinemia, 534-535. Osterhoudt KC. Salicylate poisoning [aspirin], 738-739.

2007

Zaoutis LB, Chiang VW, eds: Comprehensive Pediatric Hospital Medicine. Philadelphia, PA: Mosby Elsevier, 2007, Osterhoudt KC. Stabilization and hospitalization of the poisoned child, 1105-1109. Cho CS, Osterhoudt KC. Envenomation, 1169-1172.

2006

Osterhoudt KC. Principles of epidmiology and research design in toxicology. Flomenbaum NE, Goldfrank LR, Hoffman RS, et al., eds: Goldfrank’s Toxicologic Emergencies (8th edition). New York, NY: McGraw-Hill, 2006, 1847-1855.

2005

Osterhoudt KC. Methemoglobinemia. In: Erickson T, Aks S, Ahrens B, et al., eds: Pediatric Toxicology: Diagnosis and Management of the Poisoned Child. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill, 2005, 492-500.

Fleisher GR, Ludwig S, eds: Textbook of Pediatric Emergency Medicine (5th edition). Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2005, Osterhoudt KC, Ewald M, Shannon M, Henretig FM. Toxicologic emergencies, 951-1007.

Schwartz MW, ed: Five Minute Pediatric Consultant. Philadelphia (4th edition), PA: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2005, Newland J, Osterhoudt KC. EBV infections, 362-363. Newland J, Osterhoudt KC. Hand, foot, and mouth disease, 416-417. Beno S, Osterhoudt KC. Nosebleeds, 592-593. Dawid S, Osterhoudt KC. Salmonella infections,746-747. Osterhoudt KC. Carbon monoxide poisoning, 220-221. Osterhoudt KC. Methemoglobinemia, 554-555. Osterhoudt KC. Salicylate poisoning, 744-745. Osterhoudt KC. Acetaminophen poisoning, 96-97.

2004

Osterhoudt K, Perrone J, DeRoos F, Henretig F, eds: Toxicology Pearls (1st edition). Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier, 2004
Osterhoudt KC, Henretig F. A 17-month-old boy found unresponsive, 1-3.
Osterhoudt KC. A 14-year-old girl with headache and vomiting, 4-6.
Osterhoudt KC. A 3-year-old boy with exploratory drug ingestion, 11-13.
Osterhoudt KC. A 2 ½- year-old boy drinks drain opener, 32-33.
Ishimine P, Osterhoudt KC. A 2-year-old girl with status epilepticus, 34-35. Osterhoudt KC. An 11-day-old boy with cyanosis, 66-68.
Osterhoudt KC. A 4-year-old girl coughs after drinking from a soda bottle, 32-33.
Henretig F, Osterhoudt KC. A 54-year-old man with muscle weakness and altered mental status, 97-99.
Schwab S, Osterhoudt KC. An 18-month-old boy with household cleaner ingestion, 132-134.
Osterhoudt KC. A 2-year-old boy ingests his grandmother’s blood sugar pills status, 151-152.
Osterhoudt KC. A 2-year-old girl with vomiting and metabolic acidosis, 156-158.
Osterhoudt KC. A 3 ½-month-old boy with fussiness, poor feeding, and poor tone, 179-181.
Osterhoudt KC. A 13-month-old boy who swallowed a quarter, 196-197.
Osterhoudt KC. A 14-year-old girl who ingested acetaminophen, 198-200.

2003

Baren J, Alpern E, eds: Emergency Medicine Pearls (1st edition). Philadelphia, PA: Hanley & Belfus, 2003, Osterhoudt KC. A 14-week-old boy with crankiness and poor feeding, 145-147. Calello D, Osterhoudt KC. A 3-year-old girl with snakebite, 154-158.

Schwartz MW, ed: Five Minute Pediatric Consultant(3rd edition). Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2003, Osterhoudt KC. EBV infections, 354-355. Osterhoudt KC. Hand, foot, and mouth disease, 406-407. Osterhoudt KC. Nosebleeds, 578-579. Osterhoudt KC. Salmonella infections,728-729.

2002

Osterhoudt KC. Principles of epidmiology and research design in toxicology. Goldfrank LR, Flomenbaum NE, Lewin NA, et al., eds: Goldfrank’s Toxicologic Emergencies (7th edition). New York, NY: McGraw-Hill, 2002, 1789-1797.

Fleisher GR, Ludwig S, eds: Synopsis of Pediatric Emergency Medicine (2nd edition). Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2002 Osterhoudt KC, Shannon M, Henretig FM. Toxicologic emergencies, 360-383.

2001

Selbst S, Cronan K. eds: Pediatric Emergency Medicine Secrets. Philadelphia, PA: Hanley and Belfus Inc, 2001, Osterhoudt KC, Wiley JF. Poisonings, 215-235.

2000

Fleisher GR, Ludwig S, eds: Textbook of Pediatric Emergency Medicine (4th edition). Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2000 Osterhoudt KC, Shannon M, Henretig FM. Toxicologic emergencies, 2000, 887-942.

Schwartz MW, ed: Five Minute Pediatric Consultant (2nd edition). Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2000, Osterhoudt KC. EBV infections, 356-357. Osterhoudt KC. Hand, foot, and mouth disease, 406-407. Osterhoudt KC. Nosebleeds, 578-579. Osterhoudt KC. Salmonella infections, 722-723.

1997

Schwartz MW, ed: Five Minute Pediatric Consultant (1st edition). Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 1997, Osterhoudt KC. EBV infections, 306-307. Osterhoudt KC. Hand, foot, and mouth disease, 366-367. Osterhoudt KC, Maller J. Nosebleeds, 530-531. Osterhoudt KC, Salmonella infections, 722-723.

Editorial and Academic Positions

Editorial Positions

2011 -   Ad Hoc Reviewer, Canadian Medical Association Journal

2008 -   Consulting Editor, Annals of Emergency Medicine

2006 -07, 11 -   Reviewer, Pharmacoepidemiology and Drug Safety

2005 -   Editorial Board, Clinical Toxicology

Academic Committees at the University of Pennsylvania and Affiliated Hospitals

2008 -   2008- Therapeutic Standards Committee, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

2008 -   2008- Adverse Drug Reaction Committee, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

2008 -   Stakeholder Advisory Board, Community Outreach and Education Core of the enter for Excellence in Environmental Toxicology, University of Pennsylvania

Leadership

Memberships in Professional Organizations

National Societies

Member, American Board of Pediatrics, (Appointee, Medical Toxicology sub-Board, 2006-12)

Member, American Association of Poison Control Centers

Regional Scientific Communities

Pennsylvania Chapter of American Academy of Pediatrics, (Point Person, Environmental Health, 2007-present)

Upper Merion Area School District Community Alliance for a Safer Tomorrow, (Member, 2008-present)

Pennsylvania Early Childhood Education Green & Healthy Initiative, (Advisory Council, 2011-present)

New Media

2012

Interviewed for: McGrath M. The deadly and exotic castor bean plant. You Bet Your Garden. WHYY public radio, January 21, 2012 (text available at http://www.gardensalive.com/article.asp?ai=1151).

Interviewed for: Denvir D. The latest weird drug. City Paper [Philadelphia] 2011; 1361, 10.

Interviewed by Associated Press and National Public Radio for, “Drug Officials Confront Ban on Synthetic Drugs.” May 10, 2011, picked up by multiple radio and print media outlets nationally.

Interviewed for, “Bath Salts Ban Stuck in Political Limbo.” Fox 29 news, Philadelphia, May 4, 2011. Accessed May 5, 2011, at http://www.myfoxphilly.com/dpp/news/local_news/bath-salts-ban-stuck-in-political-limbo-050411.

Interviewed for, “Philadelphia Poison Control Center Faces Severe Budget Cuts.” CBS 3 news, Philadelphia, March 28, 2011. Available at http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com/2011/03/28/childrens-hospital-poison-control-center-faces-severe-budget-cuts/.

Interviewed for, Worden A. Bath salts behind bizarre behaviors. Philadelphia Inquirer 2011; March 26: A1, A7.

Osterhoudt KC, Henretig FM, Muller A. An unlikely antidote for budget shortfalls: Cutting poison control is bound to prove costly. Philadelphia Inquirer 2011; March 22: A11.

Original Papers

2012

Osterhoudt KC, Peranteau WH, Shaw KN, Flake AW. A 2-year-old girl with abdominal pain after an action sure to attract attention. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2012 Dec;28(12):1406-8. doi: 10.1097/PEC.0b013e3182795f80. PubMed PMID: 23222115

Hendrickson RG, Osterhoudt KC. Reflections on the 2011 report of the US National Poison Data System. Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2012 Dec;50(10):869-71. doi: 10.3109/15563650.2012.752830. Epub 2012 Dec 7. PubMed PMID: 23216135.

Forman J, Silverstein J; Committee on Nutrition; Council on Environmental Health; American Academy of Pediatrics. Organic foods: health and environmental advantages and disadvantages. Pediatrics. 2012 Nov;130(5):e1406-15. doi: 10.1542/peds.2012-2579. Epub 2012 Oct 22. PubMed PMID: 23090335.

Nelson LS, Baker BA, Osterhoudt KC, Snook CP; Medical Toxicology Core Content Task Force for the Medical Toxicology Subboard, Keehbauch JN; American Board of Emergency Medicine. The 2012 core content of medical toxicology. J Med Toxicol. 2012 Jun;8(2):183-91. doi: 10.1007/s13181-012-0223-5. PubMed PMID: 22644648.

Osterhoudt KC, Henretig FM. A 16-year-old with recalcitrant seizures. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2012 Mar;28(3):304-6. doi: 10.1097/PEC.0b013e3182499768. PubMed PMID: 22391934.

2011

Shah AM, Calello DP, Quintero-Solivan J, Osterhoudt KC. The not-so-nice spice: a teenage girl with palpitations and dry mouth. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2011 Dec;27(12):1205-7. doi: 10.1097/PEC.0b013e31823b26fa. PubMed PMID: 22158288.

Osterhoudt KC, Cook MD. Clean but not sober: a 16-year-old with restlessness. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2011 Sep;27(9):892-4. doi: 10.1097/PEC.0b013e318233ed26. PubMed PMID: 21926895.

Kowalski JM, Rowden AK, Osterhoudt KC. The price of perfection: a teenaged athlete with elevated serum creatinine. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2011 Jun;27(6):575-7. doi: 10.1097/PEC.0b013e318220325b. PubMed PMID: 21642801.

Council on Environmental Health. Chemical-management policy: prioritizing children's health. Pediatrics. 2011 May;127(5):983-90. doi: 10.1542/peds.2011-0523. Epub 2011 Apr 25. Review. PubMed PMID: 21518722.

Balk SJ; Council on Environmental Health; Section on Dermatology. Ultraviolet radiation: a hazard to children and adolescents. Pediatrics. 2011 Mar;127(3):e791-817. doi: 10.1542/peds.2010-3502. Epub 2011 Feb 28. Review. PubMed PMID: 21357345.

Council on Environmental Health, Section on Dermatology, Balk SJ. Ultraviolet radiation: a hazard to children and adolescents. Pediatrics. 2011 Mar;127(3):588-97. doi: 10.1542/peds.2010-3501. Epub 2011 Feb 28. Review. PubMed PMID: 21357336.

Posters and Presentations

March 2012 - “Bridging the Gaps: Metabolic Acidosis”, Department of Emergency Medicine Grand Rounds

January 2012 - “New Drugs of Abuse”, Pediatrics Conference, Delaware County Memorial Hospital, Drexel Hill, PA

January 2012 - “Pediatric Environmental Health and Risk Communication”, MACCHE Lecture, Chestnut Hill Hospital, Department of Family Medicine, Lafayette Hill, PA

September 2011 - “The Environment in Global Health”, U of Penn Global Health Track seminar series, Philadelphia, PA

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