Sanjeev K. Swami, MD

Sanjeev K. Swami, MD

Sanjeev K. Swami, MD, is Director of the Outpatient Infectious Diseases Clinic 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

MD - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Internship

Pediatrics - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Residency

Pediatrics - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA (Chief Resident)

Fellowship

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

Additional Training

Postdoctoral Research Fellow - Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN

Board Certification

Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Pediatrics

Titles and Academic Titles

Director, Outpatient Infectious Diseases Clinic

Attending Physician

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

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2014

Tamma PD, Sklansky DJ, Palazzi DL, Swami SK, Milstone AM: Antibiotic susceptibility of common pediatrics uropathogens in the United States.  Clin Infect Dis  59(5): 750-2, Sep 2014.

Flannery DD, Swami S, Chan S, Eppes, S: Prescriber Perceptions of a Pediatrics Antimicrobial Stewardship Program. Clinical Pediatrics March 27 2014 Notes: Published online.

Books

Chapters

2014

Swami SK.: Case 6-1: Sixteen month old boy with failure to thrive in Shah SS and Ludwig S (Ed.)  Symptom-Based Diagnosis in Pediatrics, Second Edition, McGraw-Hill Medical, New York  Page: 148-154, 2014.

Swami SK.: Case 7-6: Two year old girl with abdominal pain in Shah SS and Ludwig S (Ed.)  Symptom-Based Diagnosis in Pediatrics, Second Edition, McGraw-Hill Medical, New York Page: 192-194, 2014.

Swami SK.: Case 5-1: Two year old boy with back pain in Shah SS and Ludwig S (Ed.)  Symptom-Based Diagnosis in Pediatrics, Second Edition, McGraw-Hill Medical, New York. Page: 119-123, 2014.

Posters and Presentations

Swami S. Impact of PCR-Based Rapid Identification of Staphylococcal Bacteremia Combined with Antimicrobial Stewardship Program Intervention in Pediatric Patients [presentation]. IDWeek 2015; 2015 Oct 6-11; San Diego, CA.

Swami S. Impact of a Restriction Policy: Limiting Duration of Therapy on Restricted Antimicrobials to 7 Days in a Pediatric Hospital [presentation]. IDWeek 2014; 2014 Oct 7-12; Philadelphia, PA. # 384

Swami S. Kawasaki Disease [presentation]. Pediatric Infections & Pulmonary Diseases: Perspectives 2014; 2014 Sept; Rehoboth Beach, DE.

Swami S. Antimicrobial Stewardship Program Evaluation of Required Indication for Antimicrobial Orders in a Pediatric Hospital [presentation]. IDWeek 2014; Philadelphia, PA.
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Awards and Honors

2014, Teaching Excellence Award 2013-2014, Pediatric Residency Program, Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children/Thomas Jefferson University

2012, Faculty Educator of the Month January 2012, Pediatric Residency Program, Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children/Thomas Jefferson University

2012, Faculty Teacher of the Year Award 2011-2012, Pediatric Residency Program, Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children/Thomas Jefferson University

2006, Senior Resident Clinician Award, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2011-present, Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society, Member

2007-present, Infectious Diseases Society of America 

2003-present, American Academy of Pediatrics