Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT

Internship

Pediatrics - Yale-New Haven Children’s Hospital, New Haven, CT

Residency

Pediatrics - Yale-New Haven Children’s Hospital, New Haven, CT

Fellowship

Pediatric Emergency Medicine - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Additional Training

Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics Certificate - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Pediatrics

Graduate Degree

MHA - University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician

Medical Director, CHOP at Virtua Emergency Medicine

Medical Director of Pediatric Services, Virtua Health System

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

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2011

Upham BD, Mollen CJ, Scarfone RJ, Seiden J, et al. Nebulized budesonide added to standard pediatric emergency department treatment of acute asthma: a randomized, double-blind trial. Acad Emerg Med. 2011; 18(7): 665-673.

Renuart AJ, Mistry RD, Avery RA, Licht DJ, Seiden JA, et al. Reference range for cerebrospinal fluid protein concentration in children and adolescents. Arch Ped Adol Med. 2011; 165(7): 671-673.

Avery RA, Licht DJ, Shah SS, Huh JW, Seiden JA, et al. CSF opening pressure in children with optic nerve head edema. Neurology. 2011; 76: 1658-1661.

2010

Avery RA, Shah SS, Licht DJ, Seiden JA, et al. Reference range for cerebrospinal fluid opening pressure in children. N Engl J Med. 2010; 363(9): 891-893.

Seiden JA, Zorc JJ, Hodinka RL, Shah SS. Lack of cerebrospinal fluid pleocytosis among young infants with enterovirus infections of the central nervous system. Pediatric Emergency Care. 2010; 26(2): 77-81.

Avery R, Seiden JA, et al. Patient Position During Lumbar Puncture Has No Meaningful Effect on Cerebrospinal Opening Pressure in Children. Journal of Child Neurology. 2010; 25(5): 616-619.

2008

Seiden JA, Mittal MK. An Infant with Obtundation and Tongue Thrusting. Pediatric Emergency Care. 2008; 24(9): 629-631.

Zonfrillo MR, Seiden JA, House EM, Shapiro ED, Dubrow R, Baker MD, Spiro DM. The association of overweight and ankle injuries in children. Ambul Pediatr. 2008 Jan- Feb;8(1):66-9.

Books

Chapters

2018

Seiden JA. Mastoiditis. 5 Minute Pediatric Emergency Medicine Consult. Ed: Scarfone RJ. 2018.

Seiden JA. Intussusception. 5 Minute Pediatric Emergency Medicine Consult. Ed: Scarfone RJ. 2018.

Seiden JA. Perichondritis. 5 Minute Pediatric Emergency Medicine Consult. Ed: Scarfone RJ. 2018.

Seiden JA. Imperforate Hymen. 5 Minute Pediatric Emergency Medicine Consult. Ed: Scarfone RJ. 2018.

Seiden JA. Bronchiolitis. 5 Minute Pediatric Emergency Medicine Consult. Ed: Scarfone RJ. 2018.

2016

Seiden J, Callahan JM. Pneumonia, Community-Acquired. Fleisher & Ludwig’s Textbook of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, 7th ed. Eds: Shaw KN, Bachur RG. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2016.

2015

Scarfone RJ, Seiden JA. Pediatric Respiratory Emergencies: Lower Airway  Obstruction. Rosen’s Emergency Medicine: Concepts & Clinical Practice, 9th ed. Eds: Marx JA, Hockberger RS, Walls RM. Philadelphia, PA: Mosby Elsevier, 2015.

2013

Scarfone RJ, Seiden JA. Pediatric Respiratory Emergencies: Lower Airway Obstruction. Rosen’s Emergency Medicine: Concepts & Clinical Practice, 8th ed. Eds: Marx JA, Hockberger RS, Walls RM. Philadelphia, PA: Mosby Elsevier, 2013.

Seiden JA. Joint Pain. Schwartz’s Clinical Handbook of Pediatrics, 5th Ed. Zorc JJ, Alpern ER,Brown L, Clark BJ, Marino BS, Mollen CM, Eds. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2013.

2011

Seiden JA. Mastoiditis. 5 Minute Pediatric Emergency Medicine Consult. Ed: Scarfone RJ. 2011.

Seiden JA. Intussusception. 5 Minute Pediatric Emergency Medicine Consult. Ed: Scarfone RJ. 2011

Seiden JA. Malrotation. 5 Minute Pediatric Emergency Medicine Consult. Ed: Scarfone RJ. 2011.

Seiden JA. Perichondritis. 5 Minute Pediatric Emergency Medicine Consult. Ed: Scarfone RJ. 2011.

Seiden JA. Imperforate Hymen. 5 Minute Pediatric Emergency Medicine Consult. Ed: Scarfone RJ. 2011.

Flynn S, Seiden JA. Neurological Emergencies. Netter’s Textbook of Pediatrics. Eds: Ludwig S, Florin T. 2011.

2010

Durbin DR, Liacouras, CA, Seiden JA. Gastrointestinal Emergencies. Textbook of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, 6th ed. Eds: Fleisher GR, Ludwig S. 2010.

Scarfone RJ, Seiden JA. Pediatric Respiratory Emergencies: Lower Airway Obstruction. Rosen’s Emergency Medicine: Concepts & Clinical Practice, 7th ed. Eds: Marx JA, Hockberger RS, Walls RM. Philadelphia, PA: Mosby Elsevier, 2010.

2009

Seiden JA, Scarfone RJ. Bronchiolitis: An Evidence-Based Approach to Management. Clinical Pediatric Emergency Medicine. 2009; 10(2): 75-81.

2008

Seiden JA, Fein JA. Joint Pain. Clinical Handbook of Pediatrics, 4th ed. Ed: Zorc JJ. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2008.

Posters and Presentations

Invited Lectures

2018

Seiden J. “Visual Diagnosis: You Make the Call” American Medical Seminars, San Diego, CA. August 2018.

Seiden J. “The Child With a Limp” American Medical Seminars, San Diego, CA. August 2018.

Seiden J. “Pediatric Seizures” American Medical Seminars, San Diego, CA. August 2018.

Seiden J. “Orthopedic Conditions Above the Hip” American Medical Seminars, San Diego, CA. August 2018.

Seiden J. “The Septic Appearing Infant” American Medical Seminars, San Diego, CA. August 2018.

Seiden J. “Articles That Change the Way We Practice PEM”, American Medical Seminars, San Diego, CA. August 2018.

Seiden J. “Head Injuries in the Pediatric Patient” American Medical Seminars, San Diego, CA. August 2018.

Seiden J. “Approach to the Febrile Infant and Toddler” American Medical Seminars, San Diego, CA. August 2018.

Seiden J. “Blunt Abdominal Trauma in Children” American Medical Seminars, San Diego, CA. August 2018.

Seiden J. “Acute Management of Childhood Asthma” American Medical Seminars, San Diego, CA. August 2018.

Seiden J. “Head Injuries in the Pediatric Patient” Rowan School of Medicine, Emergency Medicine Residency Program, Stratford, NJ. July 2018.

Seiden J. “Head Injuries in the Pediatric Patient” Rowan School of Medicine, Emergency Medicine Residency Program, Stratford, NJ. April 2018.

Seiden J. “Head Injuries in the Pediatric Patient” Pediatric Emergency Medicine at Walt Disney World Resort, Orlando, FL. February 2018.

Seiden J. “Interesting Cases” Pediatric Emergency Medicine at Walt Disney World Resort, Orlando, FL. February 2018.

Seiden J. “Approach to the Febrile Child” Pediatric Emergency Medicine at Walt Disney World Resort, Orlando, FL. February 2018.

Seiden J. “Pediatric Respiratory Emergencies” Pediatric Medicine at Walt Disney World Resort, Orlando, FL. February 2018.

Seiden J. “Head Injuries in the Pediatric Patient” American Medical Seminars, Sarasota, FL. February 2018.

Seiden J. “Approach to the Febrile Infant and Toddler” American Medical Seminars, Sarasota, FL. February 2018.

Seiden J. “Blunt Abdominal Trauma in Children” American Medical Seminars, Sarasota, FL. February 2018.

Seiden J. “Acute Management of Childhood Asthma” American Medical Seminars, Sarasota, FL. February 2018.

2017

Seiden J. “Blunt Abdominal Trauma in Children” Rowan School of Medicine, Emergency Medicine Residency Program, Stratford, NJ. August 2017.

Seiden J. “Head Injuries in the Pediatric Patient” Rowan School of Medicine, Emergency Medicine Residency Program, Stratford, NJ. March 2017.

Awards and Honors

2014, 2017, American Academy of Family Physicians, Active Teacher in Family Medicine
2011-2018, South Jersey Magazine, Top Docs for Kids, Emergency Medicine
2011, Physician of the Quarter, Virtua Hospital – Voorhees
2010, 2015-2017, Faculty Teaching Honor Roll, CHOP
2008, PAS Young Investigator’s Travel Awards Program Recipient
2008, Travel Award Recipient, Eastern Society for Pediatric Research
2007, Jean A. Cortner Divisional Teaching Award for “Excellence in and Commitment to Resident Teaching”, CHOP
2003, Alpha Omega Alpha, Yale University School of Medicine
2003, New England Pediatric Society Prize
1999, Phi Beta Kappa, Princeton University
1999, Magna cum laude, Princeton University

Editorial and Academic Positions

Editorial positions

2016-present, Peer Reviewer, The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal
2010-present, Peer Reviewer, Archives of Disease in Childhood
2009-present, Peer Reviewer, Pediatrics
2007-present, Editorial Consultant, Physicians’ Information and Education Resource, American College of Physicians
2007-present, Peer Reviewer, Pediatric Emergency Care

Academic and Institutional Committees

2012-present, Physician Liaison, CHOP/Virtua Strategic Partnership
2010-present, Pediatric Peer Review & Performance Improvement Committee, Virtua Hospital

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2007-present, American College of Emergency Physicians, Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine
2003-present, American Academy of Pediatrics, Section of Pediatric Emergency Medicine