Sarah Geoghegan, MBBChB

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Sarah Geoghegan, MBBChB, is a pediatric infectious diseases fellow in the Division of Infectious Diseases at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MBBChB - University College Dublin School of Medicine, Ireland

Internship

Medicine and Surgery - Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland

Residency

Pediatric Infectious Disease - Mater Misericordiae University Hospital, Dublin, Ireland

Fellowship

Pediatric Infectious Diseases - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, PA
Pediatrics - Royal College of Physicians of Ireland, Dublin, Cork and Buenos Aires, Ireland

Titles and Academic Titles

Pediatric Infectious Diseases fellow

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2017

Geoghegan S, Erviti A, Caballero MT, Vallone F, Zanone SM, Losada JV, Bianchi A, Acosta PL, Talarico LB, Ferretti A, Grimaldi LA, Sancilio A, Dueñas K, Sastre G, Rodriguez A, Ferrero F, Barboza E, Gago GF, Nocito C, Flamenco E, Perez AR, Rebec B, Ferolla FM, Libster R, Karron RA, Bergel E, Polack FP. Mortality due to Respiratory Syncytial Virus. Burden and Risk Factors. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2017 Jan 1;195(1):96-103. doi: 10.1164/rccm.201603-0658OC. PMID: 27331632

2016

Geoghegan S, Walsh A, King MD, Lynch B, Webb D, Twomey E, Leahy TR, Butler K, Gavin P. Anti-N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor Antibody Mediated Neurologic Relapse Post Herpes Simplex Encephalitis: A Case Series. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2016 Aug;35(8):e258-61. doi: 10.1097/INF.0000000000001205.

2015

Geoghegan S, Nicholson AJ, Molloy EJ. Incorporating Teaching in Global Child Health into Irish Medical School Curriculum. Ir Med J. 2015 Jul-Aug;108(7):194.

Posters and Presentations

2015

A Walsh, Geoghegan S, Gavin P, Butler K. (2015). Ebola - A Local Survey. Poster presented at: European Society of Paediatric Infectious Disease, Annual Meeting; Leipzig, DEU.

Geoghegan S, Walsh A, Leahy R, Gavin P, Butler K.. (2015). Anti Ni-Methyl-Ir-Aspartate Receptor Antibody encephalitis complicating Herpes Simplex virus encephalitis a case series. Poster presented at: European Society of Paediatric Infectious Disease, Annual Meeting; Leipzig, DEU.

Geoghegan S, Walsh A, Leahy R, Gavin P, Butler K. (2015). Anti N-Methyl-D-Aspartate Receptor Antibody encephalitis complicating Herpes Simplex virus encephalitis a case series. Oral Presentation presented at: Irish
Society of Infectious Disease, Annual Meeting; Dublin, IRL.

Awards and Honors

2008, Freeman Medal. Awarded for overall 1st place in Final Internal Medicine examinations at the Mater Misericordiae University Hospital

2005, Dean's List Award for Non Academic Achievement. Awarded for outstanding contribution to the Medical Student Volunteer Society

2002, Entrance Scholarship awarded by University College Dublin for achieving highest high school fmal grades among applicants for the school of medicine

Leadership and Memberships

Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA)
Gold Humanism Honor Society (GHHS)
Medical Student Volunteer Society (President)
Medical Student Overseas Relief
Royal College ofPhysicians ofIreland
European Society of Paediatric Infectious Disease
Infectious Disease Society of Ireland