Theoklis Zaoutis, MD, MSCE

Areas of Expertise: Hospital epidemiology, Fungal infections, Antibiotic resistance
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP

  • Education and Training

    Residency

    Pediatrics - AI duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE

    Fellowship

    Pediatric Infectious Diseases - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

    Board Certification

    Pediatrics
    Infectious Diseases

    Undergraduate Degree

    MD - Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA
    MCM in Clinical Microbiology - Hahnemann University, Philadelphia, PA
    MS in Clinical Epidemiology - University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Associate Division Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases

    Associate Director of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

  • Centers and Programs
  • Publications

    Papers

    Haas EJ, Zaoutis TE, Prasad P, Li M, Coffin SE. Risk Factors and Outcomes for Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococcus Bloodstream Infection in Children. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2010 Aug 31. [Epub ahead of print] Read abstract.

    Prasad PA, Dominguez TE, Zaoutis TE, Shah SS, Teszner E, Gaynor JW, Tabbutt S, Coffin SE. Risk factors for catheter-associated bloodstream infections in a Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Unit. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2010 Sep;29(9):812-5. Read abstract.

    Zaoutis TE, Prasad PA, Localio AR, Coffin SE, Bell LM, Walsh TJ, Gross R. Risk factors and predictors for candidemia in pediatric intensive care unit patients: implications for prevention. Clin Infect Dis. 2010 Sep 1;51(5):e38-45. Read abstract.

    Kim JY, Zaoutis T, Chu J, Zhao H, Rutstein R. Effects of highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART) on cholesterol in HIV-1 infected children: a retrospective cohort study. Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf. 2009 Jul;18(7):589-94. Read abstract

    Mistry RD, Scott HF, Alpern ER, Zaoutis TE. Prevalence of Proteus mirabilis in skin abscesses of the axilla. J Pediatr. 2010 May;156(5):850-1. Epub 2010 Mar 19. Read abstract

    Marlowe L, Mistry RD, Coffin S, Leckerman KH, McGowan KL, Dai D, Bell LM, Zaoutis T. Blood culture contamination rates after skin antisepsis with chlorhexidine gluconate versus povidone-iodine in a pediatric emergency department. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2010 Feb;31(2):171-6. Read abstract

    Mistry RD, Scott HF, Alpern ER, Zaoutis TE. Prevalence of Proteus mirabilis in skin abscesses of the axilla. J Pediatr. 2010 May;156(5):850-1. Epub 2010 Mar 19. Read abstract

    Fisher BT, Chiller TM, Prasad PA, Beveridge M, Walsh TJ, Zaoutis TE. Hospitalizations for coccidioidomycosis at forty-one children's hospitals in the United States. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2010 Mar;29(3):243-7. Read abstract

    Lee I, Morales KH, Zaoutis TE, Fishman NO, Nachamkin I, Lautenbach E. Risk factors for healthcare-associated, laboratory-confirmed influenza in hospitalized pediatric patients: a case-control study. Am J Infect Control. 2010 Jun 11. Read abstract

    Fisher BT, Zaoutis TE, Leckerman KH, Localio R, Aplenc R. Risk factors for renal failure in pediatric patients with acute myeloid leukemia: A retrospective cohort study. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2010 Jun 8. Read abstract

    Leckerman KH, Sherman E, Knorr J, Zaoutis TE, Coffin SE. Risk factors for healthcare-associated, laboratory-confirmed influenza in hospitalized pediatric patients: a case-control study. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2010 Apr;31(4):421-4. Read Abstract 

    Paschke AA, Zaoutis T, Conway PH, Xie D, Keren R. Previous antimicrobial exposure is associated with drug-resistant urinary tract infections in children. Pediatrics. 2010 Apr;125(4):664-72. Epub 2010 Mar 1. Read abstract