Theoklis Zaoutis, MD, MSCE

Theoklis Zaoutis, MD, MSCE
Theoklis Zaoutis, MD, MSCE, is an attending physician in the Division of Infectious Diseases at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and Director of the Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness Research at the CHOP Research Institute.

Areas of Expertise: Antibiotic resistance, Fungal infections, Hospital epidemiology, Comparative effectiveness, Clinical epidemiology, Healthcare-acquired infections, Antimicrobial resistance, Antimicrobial stewardship, Pediatric mycology

Background

Theoklis Zaoutis, MD, MSCE, is an attending physician and formerly the Chair of the Division of Infectious Diseases at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and the Werner and Gertrude Henle Endowed Chair. He also serves as Director of the Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness (CPCE) Research at the CHOP Research Institute. The mission of the CPCE is to discover, disseminate, and implement knowledge about best practices in pediatrics. Dr. Zaoutis is a senior scholar in the Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics (CCEB) at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, and directs the Master of Science of Clinical Epidemiology Training Program at the CCEB. Finally, Dr. Zaoutis is a member of the AAP Committee of Infectious Diseases ("Red Book Committee") and is Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society.

Education and Training

Internship

Pediatrics - AI duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE

Residency

Pediatrics - AI duPont Hospital for Children, Wilmington, DE (Chief Resident)

Fellowship

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

Board Certification

Infectious Diseases
Pediatrics

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

Attending Physician

Director, Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness Research at the CHOP Research Institute

Werner and Gertrude Henle Endowed Chair

Thomas Frederick McNair Scott Professor of Pediatrics and Professor of Epidemiology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2019

Gkentzi D, Kortsalioudaki C, Cailes BC, Zaoutis T, Kopsidas J, Tsolia M, Spyridis N, Siahanidou S, Sarafidis K, Heath PT, Dimitriou G; Neonatal Infection Surveillance Network in Greece: Epidemiology of infections and antimicrobial use in Greek Neonatal Units. Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 104(3): F293-F297, May 2019 Notes: Epub 2018 Jun 28.

Karagiannidou S, Zaoutis T, Maniadakis N, Papaevangelou V, Kourlaba G: Attributable length of stay and cost for pediatric and neonatal central line-associated bloodstream infections in Greece. J Infect Public Health Page: pii: S1876-0341(18)30321-6, Jan 2019 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Donà D, Luise D, La Pergola E, Montemezzo G, Frigo A, Lundin R, Zaoutis T, Gamba P, Giaquinto C: Effects of an antimicrobial stewardship intervention on perioperative antibiotic prophylaxis in pediatrics. Antimicrob Resist Infect Control 8: 13, Jan 2019.

2018

Puopolo KM, Benitz WE, Zaoutis TE; COMMITTEE ON FETUS AND NEWBORN; COMMITTEE ON INFECTIOUS DISEASES: Management of Neonates Born at u880434 6/7 Weeks' Gestation With Suspected or Proven Early-Onset Bacterial Sepsis. Pediatrics 142(6): pii: e20182896, Dec 2018.

Puopolo KM, Benitz WE, Zaoutis TE; COMMITTEE ON FETUS AND NEWBORN; COMMITTEE ON INFECTIOUS DISEASES: Management of Neonates Born at ≥35 0/7 Weeks' Gestation With Suspected or Proven Early-Onset Bacterial Sepsis. Pediatrics 142(6): pii: e20182894, Dec 2018.

Agiro A, Gautam S, Wall E, Hackell J, Helm M, Barron J, Zaoutis T, Fleming-Dutra KE, Hicks LA, Rosenberg A: Variation in Outpatient Antibiotic Dispensing for Respiratory Infections in Children by Clinician Specialty and Treatment Setting. Pediatr Infect Dis J 37(12): 1248-1254, Dec 2018.

Lavigne S, Fisher BT, Ellis D, Zaoutis TE, Downes KJ: Posaconazole Administration in Hospitalized Children in the United States. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc Nov 2018 Notes: EPub ahead of print.

Kitt E, Drew RJ, Cunney R, Beekmann SE, Polgreen P, Butler K, Zaoutis T, Coffin SE: Diagnosis and Management of Pediatric Influenza in the Era of Rapid Diagnostics. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc Nov 2018 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Kourkouni E, Kourlaba G, Chorianopoulou E, Tsopela GC, Kopsidas I, Spyridaki I, Tsiodras S, Roilides E, Coffin S, Zaoutis TE; PHIG investigators: Surveillance for central-line-associated bloodstream infections: Accuracy of different sampling strategies. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 39(10): 1210-1215, Oct 2018.

Downes KJ, Ellis D, Lavigne S, Bryan M, Zaoutis TE, Fisher BT: The use of echinocandins in hospitalized children in the United States. Med Mycol Sept 2018 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Dona D, Baraldi M, Brigadoi G, Lundin R, Perilongo G, Hamdy RF, Zaoutis T, Da Dalt L, Giaquinto C: The Impact of Clinical Pathways on Antibiotic Prescribing for Acute Otitis Media and Pharyngitis in the Emergency Department. Pediatr Infect Dis J 37(9): 901-907, Sept 2018.

Chiotos K, Tamma PD, Flett KB, Karandikar MV, Nemati K, Bilker WB, Zaoutis T, Han JH: Increased 30-Day Mortality Associated With Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae in Children. Open Forum Infect Dis 10(5): ofy222, Sept 2018

Saxena S, Gee J, Klieger S, Kajon A, Petersen H, Zaoutis T, Fisher B: Invasive Fungal Disease in Pediatric Solid Organ Transplant Recipients. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 7(3): 219-225, Aug 2018.

Szymczak JE, Lee G, Klieger SB, Woods C, Creech CB, Gilsdorf JR, Dennehy P, Zaoutis T: Multifaceted but Invisible: Perceptions of the Value of a Pediatric Cognitive Specialty. Hosp Pediatr 8(7): 385-393, Jul 2018.

Donà D, Zingarella S, Gastaldi A, Lundin R, Perilongo G, Frigo AC, Hamdy RF, Zaoutis T, Da Dalt L, Giaquinto C: Effects of clinical pathway implementation on antibiotic prescriptions for pediatric community-acquired pneumonia. PLoS One 13(2): e0193581, Feb 2018.

2017

Gerber JS, Ross RK, Bryan M, Localio AR, Szymczak JE, Wasserman R, Barkman D, Odeniyi F, Conaboy K, Bell L, Zaoutis TE, Fiks AG.: Association of Broad- vs Narrow-Spectrum Antibiotics With Treatment Failure, Adverse Events, and Quality of Life in Children With Acute Respiratory Tract Infections. JAMA 318(23): 2325-2336, Dec 19 2017.

Downes KJ, Cowden C, Laskin BL, Huang YS, Gong W, Bryan M, Fisher BT, Goldstein SL, Zaoutis TE: Association of Acute Kidney Injury With Concomitant Vancomycin and Piperacillin/Tazobactam Treatment Among Hospitalized Children. JAMA Pediatr 171(12), Dec 4 2017.

Zerr DM, Weissman SJ, Zhou C, Kronman MP, Adler AL, Berry JE, Rayar J, Myers J, Haaland WL, Burnham CD, Elward A, Newland J, Selvarangan R, Sullivan KV, Zaoutis T, Qin X: The Molecular and Clinical Epidemiology of Extended-Spectrum Cephalosporin- and Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae at 4 US Pediatric Hospitals. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 6(4): 366-375, Nov 24 2017.

Chiotos K, Tamma PD, Flett KB, Naumann M, Karandikar MV, Bilker WB, Zaoutis T, Han JH: Multicenter Study of the Risk Factors for Colonization or Infection with Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae in Children. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 61(12), Nov 2017.

Davies HD, Jackson MA, Rice SG, Byington CL, Maldonado YA, Barnett ED, Campbell JD, Lynfield R, Munoz FM, Nolt D, Nyquist AC, O'Leary S, Rathore MH, Sawyer MH, Steinbach WJ, Tan TQ, Zaoutis TE, LaBella CR, Brooks MA, Canty GS, Diamond A, Hennrikus W, Logan K, Moffatt KA, Nemeth B, Pengel B, Peterson A, Stricker P: Infectious Diseases Associated With Organized Sports and Outbreak Control. Pediatrics 140(4), Oct 2017.

Clock SA, Jia H, Patel S, Ferng YH, Alba L, Whittier S, DeLaMora P, Tabibi S, Perlman J, Paul D, Zaoutis T, Larson E, Saiman L: Infant Colonization With Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus or Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci Preceding Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Discharge. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 6(3): e144-e148, Sep 1 2017.

Saavedra-Lozano J, Falup-Pecurariu O, Faust SN, Girschick H, Hartwig N, Kaplan S, Lorrot M, Mantadakis E, Peltola H, Rojo P, Zaoutis T, LeMair A.: Bone and Joint Infections. Pediatr Infect Dis J 36(8): 788-99, August 2017.

Lehrnbecher T, Robinson P, Fisher B, Alexander S, Ammann RA, Beauchemin M, Carlesse F, Groll AH, Haeusler GM, Santolaya M, Steinbach WJ, Castagnola E, Davis BL, Dupuis LL, Gaur AH, Tissing WJE, Zaoutis T, Phillips R, Sung L: Guideline for the Management of Fever and Neutropenia in Children With Cancer and Hematopoietic Stem-Cell Transplantation Recipients: 2017 Update. J Clin Oncol 35(18): 2082-2094, Jun 20 2017.

Fisher BT, Robinson PD, Lehrnbecher T, Steinbach WJ, Zaoutis TE, Phillips B, Sung L: Risk Factors for Invasive Fungal Disease in Pediatric Cancer and Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation: A Systematic Review. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc Epub ahead of print, May 26 2017.

Rattanaumpawan P, Nachamkin I, Bilker WB, Roy JA, Metlay JP, Zaoutis TE, Lautenbach E; CDC prevention epicenters program: High fluoroquinolone MIC is associated with fluoroquinolone treatment failure in urinary tract infections caused by fluoroquinolone susceptible Escherichia coli. Ann Clin Microbiol Antimicrob 16(1): 25, Apr 8 2017.

Handy LK, Bryan M, Gerber JS, Zaoutis T, Feemster KA: Variability in Antibiotic Prescribing for Community-Acquired Pneumonia. Pediatrics 139(4): pii: e20162331, Apr 2017.

Das S, Adler AL, Miles-Jay A, Kronman MP, Qin X, Weissman SJ, Burnham CA, Elward A, Newland JG, Selvarangan R, Sullivan KV, Zaoutis T, Zerr DM: Antibiotic Prophylaxis Is Associated with Subsequent Resistant Infections in Children with an Initial Extended-Spectrum-Cephalosporin-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae Infection. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 61(5), Apr 24 2017.

Anderson DJ, Jenkins TC, Evans SR, Harris AD, Weinstein RA, Tamma PD, Han JH, Banerjee R, Patel R, Zaoutis T, Lautenbach E; Stewardship and Infection Control Committeea of the Antibacterial Resistance Leadership Group (ARLG): The Role of Stewardship in Addressing Antibacterial Resistance: Stewardship and Infection Control Committee of the Antibacterial Resistance Leadership Group. Clin Infect Dis 64, Mar 15 2017.

Gerber JS, Zaoutis TE: Azithromycin Prophylaxis for Laboring Mothers. Pediatrics 139(2), Feb 2017.

Cluzet VC, Gerber JS, Nachamkin I, Coffin SE, Davis MF, Julian KG, Zaoutis TE, Metlay JP, Linkin DR, Tolomeo P, Wise JA, Bilker WB, Hu B, Lautenbach E; CDC PREVENTION EPICENTERS PROGRAM: Factors associated with persistent colonisation with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Epidemiol Infect 21: 1-9, Feb 2017.

Goyal MK, Fein JA, Badolato GM, Shea JA, Trent ME, Teach SJ, Zaoutis TE, Chamberlain JM: A Computerized Sexual Health Survey Improves Testing for Sexually Transmitted Infection in a Pediatric Emergency Department. J Pediatr Jan 10 2017 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

2016

Chiotos K, Vendetti N, Zaoutis TE, Baddley J, Ostrosky-Zeichner L, Pappas P, Fisher BT: Comparative effectiveness of echinocandins versus fluconazole therapy for the treatment of adult candidaemia due to Candida parapsilosis: a retrospective observational cohort study of the Mycoses Study Group (MSG-12) J Antimicrob Chemother 71(12): 3536-9, Dec 2016.

Lehrnbecher T, Robinson PD, Fisher BT, Castagnola E, Groll AH, Steinbach WJ, Zaoutis TE, Negeri ZF, Beyene J, Phillips B, Sung L.: Galactomannan, β-D-Glucan, and Polymerase Chain Reaction-Based Assays for the Diagnosis of Invasive Fungal Disease in Pediatric Cancer and Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Clin Infect Dis 63(10): 1340-48, November 2016.

Cluzet VC, Gerber JS, Metlay JP, Nachamkin I, Zaoutis TE, Davis MF, Julian KG, Linkin DR, Coffin SE, Margolis DJ, Hollander JE, Bilker WB, Han X, Mistry RD, Gavin LJ, Tolomeo P, Wise JA, Wheeler MK, Hu B, Fishman NO, Royer D, Lautenbach E; CDC Prevention Epicenters Program: The Effect of Total Household Decolonization on Clearance of Colonization With Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 37(10): 1226-38, October 2016.

Hamdy RF, Zaoutis TE, Seo SK: Antifungal stewardship considerations for adults and pediatrics. Virulence Page: 1-15, Sep 2 2016 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Folgori L, Bielicki J, Ruiz B, Turner MA, Bradley JS, Benjamin DK Jr, Zaoutis TE, Lutsar I, Giaquinto C, Rossi P, Sharland M: Harmonisation in study design and outcomes in paediatric antibiotic clinical trials: a systematic review Lancet Infect Dis 16(9): e178-89, September 2016.

Goyal MK, Shea JA, Hayes KL, Badolato G, Chamberlain JM, Zaoutis T, Fein J: Development of a Sexual Health Screening Tool for Adolescent Emergency Department Patients. Acad Emerg Med 23(7): 809-15, Jul 2016.

Zerr DM, Miles-Jay A, Kronman MP, Zhou C, Adler AL, Haaland W, Weissman SJ, Elward A, Newland JG, Zaoutis T, Qin X: Previous Antibiotic Exposure Increases Risk of Infection with Extended-Spectrum-β-Lactamase- and AmpC-Producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella pneumoniae in Pediatric Patients. Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 60(7): 4237-43, Jun 2016.

Vendetti N, Gerber JS, Sammons JS, Fisher BT, Zaoutis TE, Coffin SE: Administration of Palivizumab in the NICU. Hosp Pediatr 6(6): 354-8, Jun 2016.

Patel SJ, Green N, Clock SA, Paul DA, Perlman JM, Zaoutis T, Ferng YH, Alba L, Jia H, Larson EL, Saiman L: Gram-negative Bacilli in Infants Hospitalized in The Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc Jun 14 2016 Notes: [Epub ahead of print]

Kourlaba G, Gkrania-Klotsas E, Kourkouni E, Mavrogeorgos G, Zaoutis TE: Antibiotic prescribing and expenditures in outpatient adults in Greece, 2010 to 2013: evidence from real-world practice. Euro Surveill 21(26), Jun 30 2016.

Hamula CL, Hughes K, Fisher BT, Zaoutis TE, Singh IR, Velegraki A: T2Candida Provides Rapid and Accurate Species Identification in Pediatric Cases of Candidemia. Am J Clin Pathol 145(6): 858-61, Jun 2016.

Ross RK, Beus JM, Metjian TA, Localio AR, Shelov ED, Desai BR, O'Neill SP, Zaoutis TE, Gerber JS: Safety of Automatic End Dates for Antimicrobial Orders to Facilitate Stewardship. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol Page: 1-5, May 13 2016 Notes: [Epub ahead of print]

Larru B, Gong W, Vendetti N, Sullivan KV, Localio R, Zaoutis TE, Gerber JS: Bloodstream Infections in Hospitalized Children: Epidemiology and Antimicrobial Susceptibilities. Pediatr Infect Dis J 35(5): 507-10, May 2016.

Prasad PA, Wong-McLoughlin J, Patel S, Coffin SE, Zaoutis TE, Perlman J, DeLaMora P, Alba L, Ferng YH, Saiman L: Surgical site infections in a longitudinal cohort of neonatal intensive care unit patients. J Perinatol 36(4): 300-5, Apr 2016.

Vendetti N, Bryan M, Zaoutis TE, Damianos A, Fisher BT: Comparative effectiveness of fungicidal vs. fungistatic therapies for the treatment of paediatric candidaemia. Mycoses 59(3): 173-8, Mar 2016.

Gerber JS, Bryan M, Ross RK, Daymont C, Parks EP, Localio AR, Grundmeier RW, Stallings VA, Zaoutis TE: Antibiotic Exposure During the First 6 Months of Life and Weight Gain During Childhood. JAMA 315(12): 1258-65, Mar 2016.

Clock SA, Ferng YH, Tabibi S, Alba L, Patel SJ, Jia H, DeLaMora P, Perlman JM, Paul DA, Zaoutis T, Larson EL, Saiman L: Colonization With Antimicrobial-Resistant Gram-Negative Bacilli at Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Discharge. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc Mar 28 2016 Notes: [Epub ahead of print]

Spyridis N, Syridou G, Goossens H, Versporten A, Kopsidas J, Kourlaba G, Bielicki J, Drapier N, Zaoutis T, Tsolia M, Sharland M; ARPEC Project Group Members: Variation in paediatric hospital antibiotic guidelines in Europe. Arch Dis Child 101(1): 72-6, Jan 2016.

2015

Wattier RL, Dvorak CC, Hoffman JA, Brozovich AA, Bin-Hussain I, Groll AH, Castagnola E, Knapp KM, Zaoutis TE, Gustafsson B, Sung L, Berman D, Halasa NB, Abzug M, Velegraki A, Sharma TS, Fisher BT, Steinbach WJ: A Prospective, International Cohort Study of Invasive Mold Infections in Children. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 4(4): 313-22, Dec 2015.

Gerber JS, Prasad PA, Localio RA, Fiks AG, Grundmeier RW, Bell LM, Wasserman RC, Keren R, Zaoutis TE: Variation in Antibiotic Prescribing Across a Pediatric Primary Care Network. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 4(4): 297-304, Dec 2015.

Kilbaugh TJ, Himebauch AS, Zaoutis T, Jobes D, Greeley WJ, Nicolson SC, Zuppa AF: A pilot and feasibility study of the plasma and tissue pharmacokinetics of cefazolin in an immature porcine model of pediatric cardiac surgery. Paediatr Anaesth 25(11): 1111-9, Nov 2015.

Vendetti N, Zaoutis T, Coffin SE, Sammons JS: Risk Factors for in-hospital mortality among a cohort of children with Clostridium difficile infection. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 36(10): 1183-89, Oct 2015.

Ferng YH, Clock SA, Wong-Mcloughlin J, DeLaMora PA, Perlman JM, Gray KS, Paul DA, Prasad PA, Zaoutis TE, Alba LR, Whittier S, Larson EL, Saiman L: Multicenter Study of Hand Carriage of Potential Pathogens by Neonatal ICU Healthcare Personnel. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 4(3): 276-9, Sep 2015.

Kourlaba G, Kourkouni E, Spyridis N, Gerber JS, Kopsidas J, Mougkou K, Lourida A, Zaoutis TE: Antibiotic prescribing and expenditures in outpatient pediatrics in Greece, 2010-13. J Antimicrob Chemother 70(8): 2405-8, Aug 2015.

Fisher BT, Vendetti N, Bryan M, Prasad PA, Russell Localio A, Damianos A, Coffin SE, Bell LM, Walsh TJ, Gross R, Zaoutis TE.: Central Venous Catheter Retention and Mortality in Children With Candidemia: A Retrospective Cohort Analysis. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc Aug 16 2015 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Mansfield RT, Lin KY, Zaoutis T, Mott AR, Mohamad Z, Luan X, Kaufman BD, Ravishankar C, Gaynor JW, Shaddy RE, Rossano JW: The Use of Pediatric Ventricular Assist Devices in Children's Hospitals From 2000 to 2010: Morbidity, Mortality, and Hospital Charges. Pediatr Crit Care Med 16(6): 522-8, Jul 2015.

Cluzet VC, Gerber JS, Nachamkin I, Metlay JP, Zaoutis TE, Davis MF, Julian KG, Linkin DR, Coffin SE, Margolis DJ, Hollander JE, Bilker WB, Han X, Mistry RD, Gavin LJ, Tolomeo P, Wise JA, Wheeler MK, Hu B, Fishman NO, Royer D, Lautenbach E: Risk Factors for Recurrent Colonization With Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus in Community-Dwelling Adults and Children Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 36(7): 786-93, Jul 2015.

Rattanaumpawan P, Nachamkin I, Bilker WB, Roy JA, Metlay JP, Zaoutis TE, Lautenbach E; on behalf of the CDC Prevention Epicenters Program: Risk factors for ambulatory urinary tract infections caused by high-MIC fluoroquinolone-susceptible Escherichia coli in women: results from a large case-control study. J Antimicrob Chemother 70(5): 1547-51, May 2015.

Larru B, Sulieman SE, Localio R, Ross RK, Sharland M, Zaoutis TE, Gerber JS: Frontline Clinician Knowledge of Antimicrobial Prescribing in an Academic Tertiary Children's Hospital: A Point Prevalence Study. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc May 11 2015 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Cluzet VC, Gerber JS, Nachamkin I, Metlay JP, Zaoutis TE, Davis MF, Julian KG, Royer D, Linkin DR, Coffin SE, Margolis DJ, Hollander JE, Mistry RD, Gavin LJ, Tolomeo P, Wise JA, Wheeler MK, Bilker WB, Han X, Hu B, Fishman NO, Lautenbach E: Duration of Colonization and Determinants of Earlier Clearance of Colonization with Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Clin Infect Dis 60(10): 1489-96, May 2015.

Hamilton KW, Gerber JS, Moehring R, Anderson DJ, Calderwood MS, Han JH, Mehta JM, Pollack LA, Zaoutis T, Srinivasan A, Camins BC, Schwartz DN, Lautenbach E; for the CDC Prevention Epicenters Program: Point-of-prescription interventions to improve antimicrobial stewardship. Clin Infect Dis 60(8): 1252-8, Apr 2015.

Fisher BT, Ross RK, Roilides E, Palazzi DL, Abzug MJ, Hoffman JA, Berman DM, Prasad PA, Localio AR, Steinbach WJ, Vogiatzi L, Dutta A, Zaoutis TE: Failure to Validate a Multivariable Clinical Prediction Model to Identify Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Patients at High Risk for Candidemia. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc Apr 29 2015 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Larru B, Cowden CL, Zaoutis TE, Gerber JS: Daptomycin Use in United States Children's Hospitals. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 4(1): 60-2, Mar 2015.

Goyal MK, Hersh AL, Badolato G, Luan X, Trent M, Zaoutis T, Chamberlain JM: Underuse of pregnancy testing for women prescribed teratogenic medications in the emergency department. Acad Emerg Med 22(2): 196-6, Feb 2015.

Chellapandian D, Lehrnbecher T, Phillips B, Fisher BT, Zaoutis TE, Steinbach WJ, Beyene J, Sung L: Bronchoalveolar Lavage and Lung Biopsy in Patients With Cancer and Hematopoietic Stem-Cell Transplantation Recipients: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. J Clin Oncol 33(15): 501-509, Feb 2015.

Wittlieb-Weber CA, Lin KY, Zaoutis TE, O'Connor MJ, Gerald K, Paridon SM, Shaddy RE, Rossano JW: Pediatric versus adult cardiomyopathy and heart failure-related hospitalizations: a value-based analysis. J Card Fail 21(1): 76-82, Jan 2015.

2014

Walsh TJ, Skiada A, Cornely OA, Roilides E, Ibrahim A, Zaoutis T, Groll A, Lortholary O, Kontoyiannis DP, Petrikkos G: Development of new strategies for early diagnosis of mucormycosis from bench to bedside. Mycoses Suppl 3: 2-7, Dec 2014.

Dimopoulou A, Papanikolaou Z, Kourlaba G, Kopsidas I, Coffin S, Zaoutis T: Surgical site infections and compliance with preoperative antimicrobial prophylaxis in Greek children. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 35(11): 1425-7, Nov 2014.

Szymczak JE, Feemster KA, Zaoutis TE, Gerber JS: Pediatrician perceptions of an outpatient antimicrobial stewardship intervention. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 35(Suppl 3): s69-78, Oct 2014.

Kouni S, Kourlaba, Mougkou K, Maroudi S, Chavela B, Nteli C, Lourida A, Spyridis N, Zaoutis T, Coffin S: Assessment of hand hygiene resources and practices at the 2 children's hospitals in Greece. Pediatr Infect Dis J 33(10): e247-51, Oct 2014.

Fierro JL, Prasad PA, Localio AR, Grundmeier RW, Wasserman RC, Zaoutis TE, Gerber JS: Variability in the diagnosis and treatment of group A streptococcal pharyngitis by primary care pediatricians. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 35(Suppl 3): S79-85, Oct 2014.

Mehta JM, Haynes K, Wileyto P, Gerber JS, Timko DR, Morgan SC, Binkley S, Fishman NO, Lautenbach E, Zaoutis T: Comparison of prior authorization and prospective audit with feedback for antimicrobial stewardship. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 35(9): 1092-9, Sep 2014.

Goyal MK, Witt R, Hayes KL, Zaoutis TE, Gerber JS: Clinician adherence to recommendations for screening of adolescents for sexual activity and sexually transmitted infection/human immunodeficiency virus. J Pediatr 165(2): 343-7, Aug 2014.

Mistry RD, Shapiro DJ, Goyal MK, Zaoutis TE, Gerber JS, Liu C, Hersh AL: Clinical management of skin and soft tissue infections in the U.S. Emergency departments. West J Emerg Med 15(4): 491-8, July 2014.

RIVUR Trial Investigators, Hoberman A, Greenfield SP, Mattoo TK, Keren R, Matthews R, Pohl HG, Kropp BP, Skoog SJ, Nelson CP, Moxey-Mims M, Chesney RW, Carpenter MA: Antimicrobial prophylaxis for children with vesicoureteral reflux. N Engl J Med 370(25): 2367-76, Jun 2014.

Ross RK, Hersh AL, Kronman MP, Newland JG, Metjian TA, Localio AR, Zaoutis TE, Gerber JS: Impact of Infectious Diseases Society of America/Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society guidelines on treatment of community-acquired pneumonia in hospitalized children. Clin Infect Dis 58(6): 834-38, Mar 2014.

Maude SL, Fitzgerald JC, Fisher BT, Li Y, Huang YS, Torp K, Seif AE, Kavcic M, Walker DM, Leckerman KH, Kilbaugh TJ, Rheingold SR, Sung L, Zaoutis TE, Berg RA, Nadkarni VM, Thomas NJ, Aplenc R: Outcome of pediatric acute myeloid leukemia patients receiving intensive care in the United States. Pediatr Crit Care Med 15(2): 112-20, Feb 2014.

Fisher BT, Kavcic M, Li Y, Seif A, Bagatell R, Huang YS, Zaoutis T, Torp K, Leckerman KH, Aplenc R: Antifungal prophylaxis associated with decreased induction mortality rates and resources utilized in children with new-onset acute myeloid leukemia. Clin Infect Dis 58(4): 502-8, Feb 2014.

Fisher BT, Ross, RK, Localio AR, Prasad PA, Zaoutis TE: Decreasing rates of invasive candidiasis in pediatric hospitals across the Untied States. Clin Infect Dis 58(1): 74-7, Jan 2014.

2013

Tamma PD, Robinson GL, Gerber JS, Nelwand JG, Delisle CM, Zaoutis TE, Milstone AM: Pediatric antimicrobial susceptibility trends across the United States. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 34(12): 1244-51, Dec 2013.

Gerber JS, Kronman MP, Ross RK, Hersh AL, Newland JG, Metjian TA, Zaoutis TE: Identifying targets for antimicrobial stewardship in children's hospitals. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 34(12): 1252-8, Dec 2013.

Han JH, Bilker WB, Nachamkin I, Zaoutis TE, Coffin SE, Linkin DR, Hu B, Tolemeo P, Fishman NO, Lautenbach E: The effect of a hospital-wide urine culture screening intervention on the incidence of extended-spectrum β-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella species. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 34(11): 1160-6, Nov 2013.

de Blank P, Zaoutis T, Fisher B, Troxel A, Kim J, Aplenc R: Trends in Clostridium difficile infection and risk factors for hospital acquisition of Clostridium difficile among children with cancer J Pediatr 163(3): 699-705, Sep 2013.

Prasad PA, Fisher BT, Coffin SE, Walsh TJ, McGowan KL, Gross R, Zaoutis TE: Pediatric risk factors for Candidemia secondary to Candida glabrata and Candida krusei species. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 2(3): 263-266, Sep 2013.

Goyal M, Hersh A, Luan X, Mollen C, Localio R, Trent M, Zaoutis T: Frequency of pregnancy testing among adolescent emergency department visits. Acad Emerg Med 20(8): 816-21, Aug 2013.

Goyal M, Hersh A, Luan X, Localio R, Trent M, Zaoutis T: National trends in pelvic inflammatory disease among adolescents in the emergency department. J Adolesc Health 53(2): 249-52, Aug 2013.

Sammons JS, Localio R, Xiao R, Coffin SE, Zaoutis T: Clostridium difficile infection is associated with increased risk of death and prolonged hospitalization in children. Clin Infect Dis 57(1): 1-8, Jul 2013.

Mougkou K, Michos A, Spyridopoulou K, Daikos GL, Spyridis N, Syriopoulou V, Zaoutis T: Colonization of high-risk children with carbapenemase-producing enterobacteiaceiae in Greece. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 34(7): 757-9, Jul 2013.

Goyal M, Hersh A, Luan X, Localio R, Trent M, Zaoutis T: Are emergency departments appropriately treating adolescent pelvic inflammatory disease? JAMA Pediatr 167(7): 672-673, Jul 2013.

Sung L, Zaoutis T,Ullrich NJ, Johnston D, Dupuis L, Ladas E; on behalf of the Children's Oncology Group Cancer Control and Supportive Care Committee: Children's Oncology Groups' 2013 blueprint for research: cancer control and supportive care. Pediatr Blood Cancer 60(6): 1027-30, Jun 2013.

Gerber JS, Prasad PA, Fiks AG, Localio AR, Grundmeier RW, Bell LM, Wasserman RC, Keren R, Zaoutis TE: Effect of an outpatient antimicrobial stewardship intervention on broad-spectrum antibiotic prescribing by primary care pediatricians: a randomized clinical trial. JAMA 309(22): 2345-52, Jun 2013.

Gamaletsou MN, Walsh TJ, Zaoutis T, Pagoni M, Kotsopoulou M, Voulgarelis M, Panayiotidis P, Vassilakopoulos T, Angelopoulou MK, Marangos M, Spyridonidis A, Kofteridis D, Pouli A, Sotiropoulos D, Matsouka P, Argyropoulou A, Perloretzou S, Leckerman K, Manaka A, Oikonomopoulos P, Daikos G, Petrikkos G, Sipsas NV: A prospective, cohort, multicentre study of candidaemia in hospitalized adult patients with haematological malignancies. Clin Microbiol Infect Jun 2013 Notes: [Epub ahead of print]

Gerber JS, Prasad PA, Localio R, Fiks AG, Grundmeier RW, Bell LM, Wasserman RC, Rubin DM, Keren R, Zaoutis TE: Racial differences in antibiotic prescribing by primary care pediatricians. Pediatrics 131(4): 677-83, Apr 2013.

Fierro JL, Prasad P, Fisher BT, Gerber JS, Coffin SE, Walsh TJ, Zaoutis TE: Ocular manifestations of candidemia in children. Pediatr Infect Dis J 32(1): 84-86, Jan 2013.

2012

Steinbach WJ, Roilides E, Berman D, Hoffman JA,  Groll AH, Bin-Hussain I, Palazzi DL, Castagnola E,  Halasa N, Dvorak CC, Charkabarti A, Sung L, Danzinger-Isakov L, Lachenauer C, Arrieta A, Knapp K, Abzug M,J, Ziebold C, Lehrnbecher T, Klingspor L, Warris A, Leckerman K, Martling T, Walsh TJ, Benjamin DK, Zaoutis TE; the International Pediatric Fungal Network: Results from a Prospective, International, Epidemiologic Study of Invasive Candidiasis in Children and Neonates. Pediatr Infect Dis J 31(12): 1252-57, Dec 2012.

Kronman MP, Gerber JS, Prasad PA, Adler AL, Bass JA, Newland JG, Shah KM, Zerr DM, Feng R, Coffin SE, Zaoutis TE: Variation in antibiotic use for children hospitalized with inflammatory bowel disease exacerbation: a multicenter validation study. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc 1(4): 306-313, Dec 2012.

Han JH, Nachamkin I, Zaoutis TE, Coffin SE, Linkin DR, Fishman NO, Weiner MG, Hu B, Tolemeo P, Lautenbach E: Risk Factors for Gastrointestinal Tract Colonization with Extended-Spectrum beta-lactamase (ESBL)-producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella species in Hospitalized Patients. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 33(12): 1242-5, Dec 2012.

Kronman MP, Zaoutis TE, Haynes K, Feng R, Coffin SE: Antibiotic Exposure and IBD Development among Children: a Population-Based Cohort Study. Pediatrics 130(4): e794-e803, Oct 2012.

Syridou G, Mavridou M, Amanatidou V, Spyridis N, Prasad P, Papaventsis D, Kanavakis S, Zaoutis T, Tsolia MN: Trends in the epidemiology of childhood tuberculosis in Greece. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis 16(6): 749-55, Jun 2012.

Morris DO, Lautenbach E, Zaoutis T, Leckerman K, Edelstein PH, Rankin SC: Potential for Pet Animals to Harbour Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus When Residing with Human MRSA Patients. Zoonoses Public Health 59(4): 286-93, Jun 2012.

Fisher BT, Zaoutis TE, Park JR, Bleakley M, Englund JA, Kane C, Arceci RJ, Guinan E, Smith FO, Luan X, Marr KA: Galactomannan antigen testing for diagnosis of invasive aspergillosis in pediatric hematology patients. J Ped Infect Dis 1(2): 103-11, Jun 2012.

Dotis J, Prasad P, Zaoutis T, Roilides E: Epidemiology, risk factors and outcomes of Candida parapsilosis bloodstream infections in children. Pediatr Infect Dis J 31(6): 557-60, Jun 2012.

Nolan SM, Prasad P, Fiks AG, Zaoutis T, Tenhave TR, Coffin SE: Effect of rotavirus vaccine on reducing acute gastroenteritis in a large outpatient pediatric network. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 166(3): 232-9, Mar 2012.

Toltzis P, Nerandzic MM, Saade E, O'Riordan MA, Smathers S, Zaoutis T, Kim J, Donskey CJ: High proportion of false-positive Clostridium difficile enzyme immunoassays for toxin A and B in pediatric patients. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 33(2): 175-79, Feb 2012.

Kim J, Shaklee JF, Smathers S, Prasad P, Asti L, Zolatnski J, Dul M, Nerandzic M, Coffin SE, Toltzis P, Zaoutis T: Risk Factors and outcomes associated with severe Clostridium difficile infection in children. Pediatr Infect Dis J 31(2): 134-8, Feb 2012.

2011

Ng B, Dipchand A, Naftel D, Rusconi P, Boyle G, Zaoutis T, Edens RE: Outcomes of pneumocystis jiroveci pneumonia infections in pediatric heart transplant recipients. Pediatr Transplant 15(8): 844-8, Dec 2011.

Coffin SE, Leckerman K, Keren R, Hall M, Localio R, Zaoutis TE: Oseltamivir shortens hospital stays of critically ill children hospitalized with seasonal influenza: a retrospective cohort study. Pediatr Infect Dis J 30(11): 962-6, Nov 2011.

Patel S, Landers T, Larson E, Zaoutis T, Delamora P, Paul DA, Wong-McLoughlin J, Ferng YH, Saiman L: Clinical vignettes provide an understanding of antibiotic prescribing practices in neonatal intensive care units. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 32(6): 597-602, June 2011.

Toltzis P, Elward A, David D, Helfaer M, Smathers S, Zaoutis T: Opportunities for antibiotic reduction in mechanically ventilated children. Pediatr Crit Care Med 12(3): 282-5, May 2011.

Shaklee J, Zerr DM, Elward A, Newland J, Leckerman K, Asti L, Guth R, Bass J, Selvarangan R, Coffin SE, Zaoutis T: Improving surveillance for pediatric Clostridium difficile infection: Derivation and validation of an accurate case-finding tool. Pediatr Infect Dis J 30(3): e38-40, Mar 2011.

Mistry RD,  Scott HF, Zaoutis TE, Alpern ER: Emergency department treatment failures for skin infections in the era of community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Pediatr Emerg Care 27(1): 21-6, Jan 2011.

Kelsen JR, Kim J, Latta D, Smathers S, McGowan KL, Zaoutis T, Mamula P, Baldassano RN: Recurrence rate of clostridium difficile infection in hospitalized pediatric patients with inflammatory bowel disease. Inflamm Bowel Dis 17(1): 50-5, Jan 2011.

2010

Patel SJ, Rosen E, Zaoutis T, Prasad P, Saiman L: Neonatologists' perceptions of antimicrobial resistance and stewardship in neonatal intensive care units. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 31(12): 1298-1300, Dec 2010.

Joshi NS, Fisher BT, Prasad PA, Zaoutis TE: Epidemiology of Cryptococcal Infection in Hospitalized Children. Pediatr Infect Dis J 29(12): e91-95, Dec 2010.

Gerber JS, Newland JG, Coffin SE, Hall M, Thurm C, Prasad PA, Feudtner C, Zaoutis TE: Variability in antibiotic use at children's hospitals. Pediatrics 126(6): 1067-73, Dec 2010.

Zaoutis TE, Webber S, Naftel DC, Chrisant MA, Kaufman B, Pearce FB, Spicer R, Dipchand AO; on behalf of the Pediatric Heart Transplant Study Investigators: Invasive fungal infections in pediatric heart transplant recipients: incidence, risk factors, and outcomes. Pediatr Transplant 15(5): 465-9, Nov 2010.

Lee I, Morales KH, Zaoutis TE, Fishman NO, Nachamkin I, Lautenbach E: Clinical and economic outcomes of decreased fluconazole susceptibility in patients with Candida glabrata bloodstream infections. Am J Infect Control 38(9): 740-45, Nov 2010.

Haas EJ, Zaoutis TE, Prasad P, Li M, Coffin SE: Risk Factors and Outcomes for Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococus Bloodstream Infection in Children. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 31(10): 1038-42, Oct 2010.

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 55(4): 655-61, Oct 2010.

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 51(5): e38-45, Sep 2010.

Prasad PA, Dominguez TE, Zaoutis TE, Shah SS, Tezner 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 29(9): 812-5, Sep 2010.

Herigon JC, Hersh AL. Gerber JS, Zaoutis TE, Newland JG: Antibiotic management of Staphylococcus aureus infections in US children's hospitals, 1999-2008. Pediatrics 125(6): e1294-300, June 2010.

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

Mascitti KB, Gerber JS, Zaoutis TE, Barton TD, Lautenbach E: Preferred treatment and prevention strategies for recurrent community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus skin and soft-tissue infections: a survey of adult and pediatric providers. Am J Infect Control 38(4): 324-8, May 2010.

Lautenbach E, Tolemeo P, Nachamkin I, Hu B, Zaoutis TE: The impact of household transmission on duration of outpatient colonization with methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Epidemiol Infect 138(5): 683-5, May 2010.

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

Lee I, Zaoutis TE, Fishman NO, Morales KH, Nachamkin I, Lautenbach E: Risk factors for fluconazole resistance in patients with Candida glabrata bloodstream infection: Potential impact of control group selection on characterizing the association between previous fluconazole use and fluconazole resistance. Am J Infect Control Apr 2010.

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 31(4): 421-4, Apr 2010.

Fisher BT, Chiller TM, Prasad PA, Beverdige M, Walsh TJ, Zaoutis TE: Hospitalizations for Coccidiomycosis at Forty-One Children's Hospitals in the United States. Pediatr Infect Dis J 29(3): 243-47, Mar 2010.

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

Maloney AM, Ethier MC, Mitchell D, Zaoutis T, Sung L; Childhood Acute Myeloid Leukemia Infection Research Group: Alternaria sinusitis in children with acute myeloid leukemia: case reports from the Childhood Acute Myeloid Leukemia Infection Research Group. Leuk Lymphoma 51(2): 345-7, Feb 2010.

2009

Zaoutis T, Lehrnbecher T, Groll AH, Steinbach WJ, Jafri HS, Maertens J, Ngai AL, Chow JW, Taylor AF, Strohmaier KM, Bourque M, Bradshaw SK, Petrecz M, Kartsonis NA: Safety experience with caspofungin in pediatric patients. Pediatr Infect Dis J 28(12): 1132-5, Dec 2009.

Patel SJ, Oshodi A, Prasad P, Delamora P, Larson E, Zaoutis T, Paul DA, Saiman L: Antibiotic use in neonatal intensive care units and adherence with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 12 Step campaign to prevent antimicrobial resistance. Pediatr Infect Dis J 28(12): 1047-51, Dec 2009.

Hersh AL, Beekman SE, Polgreen PM, Zaoutis TE, Newland JG: Antimicrobial stewardship programs in pediatrics. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 30(12): 1211-17, Dec 2009.

Fisher BT, Aplenc R, Localio R, Leckerman KH, Zaoutis TE: Cefepime and mortality in pediatric acute myelogenous leukemia: a retrospective cohort study. Pediatr Infect Dis J 28(11): 971-975, Nov 2009.

Lehrnbecher T, Ethier MC, Zaoutis T, Creutzig U, Gamis A, Reinhardt D, Aplenc R, Sung L: International variations in infection supportive care practices for paediatric patients with acute myeloid leukaemia. Br J Haematol 147(1): 125-8, Oct 2009.

Roilides E, Zaoutis TE, katragkou A, Benjamin DK, Walsh TJ: Zygomycosis in neonates: An uncommon but life-threatenting infection. Am J Perinatol 26(8): 565-73, Sep 2009.

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 18(7): 589-94, Jul 2009.

Gerber JS, Coffin SE, Smathers SA, Zaoutis TE: Trends in the incidence of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection in children's hospitals in the United States. Clin Infect Dis 49(1): 65-71, July 2009.

Elliott DJ, Zaoutis TE, Troxel AB, Loh A, Keren R: Empiric antimicrobial therapy for pediatric skin and soft tissue infections in the era of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Pediatrics 123(6): e959-66, Jun 2009.

Toltzis P, Kim J, Dul M, Zotlanski J, Smathers S, Zaoutis T: Presence of the Epidemic North American Pulse Field Type 1 Clostridium Difficile Strain in Hospitalized Children. J Pediatr 154(4): 607-8, Apr 2009.

Nolan SM, Gerber JS, Zaoutis T, Prasad P, Rettig S, Gross K, McGowan KL, Reilly A, Coffin SE: Outbreak of vancomycin-resistant enterococus colonization among pediatric oncology patients. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 30(4): 338-45, Apr 2009.

Lautenbach E, Nachamkin I, Hu B, Fishman NO, Tolomeo P, Prasad P, Bilker W, Zaoutis TE: Surveillance cultures for detection of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: Diagnostic Yield of Anatomic Sites and Comparison of Provider- and Patient Collected Samples. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 30(4): 380-2, Apr 2009.

Zaoutis TE, Jafri HS, Huang L, Locatelli F, Barzilai A, Ebell W, Steinabch WJ, Bradley J, Lieberman JM, Hsiao C, Seibel N, Laws H, Gamba M, Petrecz, Taylor AF, Strohmaier, Chow JW, Kartsonis N, Chow AL: A Prospective, Multicenter, Study of Caspofungin for the Treatment of Documented Candida or Aspergillus Infections in Pediatric Patients. Pediatrics 123(3): 877-884, Mar 2009.

Wilkes JJ, Leckerman KH, Coffin SE, Keren R, Metjian TA, Hodinka RL, Zaoutis T: Use of antibiotics in children hospitalized with community-acquired, laboratory-confirmed influenza. J Pediatr 154(3): 447-9, Mar 2009.

Wiles JJ, Zaoutis TE, Keren R, Desai B, Leckerman K, Hodinka R, Metjian T, Coffin SE: Treatment with Osteltamivir in children hospitalized with community-acquired, laboratory-confirmed inluenza: Review of 5 seasons and evaluation of an electronic reminder. J Hosp Med 4(3): 171-8, Mar 2009.

Zaoutis T, Localio AR, Leckerman, Saddlemire S, Bertoch D, Keren R: Prolonged intravenous therapy versus early transition to oral antimicrobial therapy for acute osteomyelitis in children. Pediatrics 123(2): 636-642, Feb 2009.

Lee I, Fishman NO, Zaoutis TE, Morales KH, Weiner MG, Synnestvedt M, Nachmakin I, Lautenbach E: Risk Factors for Fluconazole-Resistant Candida Glabrata Bloodstream Infections. Arch Intern Med 169(4): 379-383, Feb 2009.

2008

Prasad P, Coffin SE, Leckerman KH, Walsh TJ, Zaoutis TE: Pediatric antifungal utilization: new drugs, new trends. Pediatr Infect Dis J 27(12): 1083-88, Dec 2008.

Kim J, Smathers SA, Prasad P, Leckerman KH, Coffin S, Zaoutis T: Epidemiological features of Clostridium difficile-associated disease among inpatients at children's hospitals in the United States, 2001-2006. Pediatrics 122(6): 1266-70, Dec 2008.

Sung L, Aplenc R, Zaoutis T, Groll A, Gibson b, Kearns P, Lehrnebecher: Infections in pediatric acute myeloid leukemia: lessons learned and unresolved questions. Pediatr Blood Cancer 51(4): 458-60, Oct 2008.

Burgos A, Zaoutis TE, Dvorak CC, Hoffman JA, Knapp KM, Nania J, Prasad P, Steinbach WJ: Pediatric invasive aspergillosis: a mulitcenter retrospective analysis of 139 contemporary cases. Pediatrics 121(5): e1286-94, May 2008.

Metjian TA, Prasad PA, Kogon A, Coffin SE, Zaoutis TE: Evaluation of an antimicrobial stewardship program at a pediatric teaching hospital. Pediatr Infect Dis J 27(2): 106-11, Feb 2008.

Kim JY, Lautenbach E, Chu JH, Goyal M, Nachamkin I, McGowan K, Coffin S, Zaoutis T: Fluoroquinolone resistance in pediatric bloodstream infections due to Escherichia coli and Klebsiella species. Am J Infect Control 36(1): 70-3, Feb 2008.

Smith MJ, Clark HF, Lawley D, Bell LM, Hodinka RL, Distefano DJ, Zaoutis TE, Coffin SE: The clinical and molecular epidemiology of community- and healthcare-acquired rotavirus gastroenteritis. Pediatr Infect Dis J 27(1): 54-8, Jan 2008.

Lane JW, Rehak NN, Hortin GL, Zaoutis T, Krause PR, Walsh TJ: Pseudohyperphosphatemia associated with high-dose liposomal amphotericin B therapy. Clinica Chimica Acta 387(1-2): 145-9, Jan 2008.

2007

Gasink LB, Zaoutis TE, Bilker W, Lautenbach E: The categorization of prior antibioitic use: impact on the identification of risk factors for drug resistance in case control studies. Am J Infect Control 35(10): 638-42, Dec 2007.

Buckley J, Coffin SE, Lautenbach E, Prasad P, Chu J, Goyal M, Zaoutis TE: Outcome of E. coli and Klebsiella bloodstream infection in children with central venous catheters. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 28(11): 1308-10, Nov 2007.

Segal SC, Zaoutis TE, Kagen J, Shah SS: Epidemiology of and risk factors for Acinetobacter species bloodstream infection in children. Pediatr Infect Dis J 26(10): 920-6, Oct 2007.

Cheliah A, Heydon KH, Zaoutis TE, Rettig SL, Dominguez TE, Lin R, Patil S, Feudtner C, St. John KH, Bell LM, Coffin SE: Observational trial of antibiotic-coated central venous catheters in critically ill pediatric patients. Pediatr Infect Dis J 26(9): 816-20, Sep 2007.

Zaoutis TE, Roilides E, Chiou CC, Roden MM, Buchanan WL, Knudsen TA, Sarkisova TA, Schaufele RL, Sein M, Sein T, Prasad PA, Chu JH, Walsh TJ: Zygomycosis in children; a systematic review and analysis of reported cases. Pediatr Infect Dis J 26(8): 723-7, Aug 2007.

Conway PH, Cnaan A, Zaoutis TE, Henry B, Grundmeier RW, Keren R: Recurrent urinary tract infections in children: risk factors and association with prophylactic antimicrobials. JAMA 298(2): 179-86, Jul 2007.

Kagen J, Zaoutis TE, McGowan KL, Luan X, Shah SS: Bloodstream infection caused by Stenotrophomonas maltophilia in children. Pediatr Infect Dis J 26(6): 508-512, Jun 2007.

Zaoutis, TE, Heydon K, Localio R, Walsh TJ, Feudtner C: Attributable outcomes of neonatal candidiasis. Clin Infect Dis 44(9): 1187-93, May 2007.

Coffin SE, Zaoutis, TE, Keren R: Incidence, complications, and risk factors for prolonged stay in children hospitalized with community-acquired influenza. Pediatrics 119(4): 740-8, Apr 2007.

Newland JG, Laurich VM, Rosenquist AW, Heydon K, Licht DJ, Keren R, Zaoutis TE, Watson B, Hodinka RL, Coffin SE: Neurologic complications in children hospitalized with influenza: characteristics, incidence, and risk factors. J Pediatr 150(3): 306-10, Mar 2007.

2006

Keren R, Zaoutis TE, Saddlemire S, Luan XQ, Coffin SE: Direct medical cost of influenza-related hospitalizations in children. Pediatrics 118(5): e1321-7, Nov 2006.

MacAdam H, Zaoutis TE, Gasink LB, Bilker WB, Lautenbach E: Investigating the association between antibiotic use and antibiotic resistance: impact of different methods of categorizing prior antibiotic use. Int J Antimicrob Agents 28(4): 325-32, Oct 2006.

Keren R, Wheeler A, Coffin SE, Zaoutis TE, Hodinka R, Heydon K: ICD-9 codes for identifying influenza hospitalizations in children. Emerg Infect Dis 12(10): 1603-4, Oct 2006.

Scarfone RJ, Alexander S, Coffin SE, St. John KH, Sullivan F, Wagner J, Zaoutis T: Emergency preparedness for pandemic influenza. Pediatr Emerg Care 22(9): 661-8; quiz 669-70, Sep 2006.

Zaoutis TE, Toltzis P, Chu J, Abrams T, Dul M, Kim J, Mcgowan KL, Coffin SE: Clinical and molecular epidemiology of community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infections among children with risk factors for health-care associated infection: 2001-2003. Pediatr Infect Dis J 25(4): 343-348, Apr 2006.

Zaoutis TE, Heydon K, Chu JH, Walsh T, Steinbach W: Epidemiology, outcomes, and costs of invasive aspergillosis in immunocompromised children in the United States, 2000. Pediatrics 117(4): e711-16, Apr 2006.

Sherman ER, Heydon KH, St. John KH, Tezner E, Rettig SL, Alexander SK, Zaoutis TE, Coffin SE: Administrative data fail to accurately identify cases of healthcare-associated infection. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 27(4): 332-7, Apr 2006.

Ruebner R, Keren R, Coffin S, Chu J, Horn D, Zaoutis TE: Complications of central venous catheters used for the treatment of acute hematogenous osteomyelitis. Pediatrics 117(4): 1210-15, Apr 2006.

Chu JH, Feudtner C, Heydon K, Walsh T, Zaoutis TE: Hospitalizations for endemic mycoses: a population-based national study. Clin Infect Dis 42(6): 822-5, Mar 2006.

2005

Zaoutis TE, Argon J, Chu J, Berlin JB, Feudtner, C: The epidemiology and attributable outcomes of candidemia in adults and children hospitalized in the US: A propensity analysis. Clin Infect Dis 41(9): 1232-9, Nov 2005.

Keren R, Zaoutis TE, Bridges CB, Herrera G, Watson B, Wheeler A, Licht DJ, Luan XQ, Coffin SE: Neurological and neuromuscular disease as a risk factor for respiratory failure in children hospitalized with influenza infection. JAMA 294(17): 2188-94, Nov 2005.

Roden MM, Zaoutis TE, Buchanan WL, Knudsen TA, Sarkisova TA, Schaufele RL, Sein M, Sein T, Chiou CC, Chu JH, Kontoyiannis DP, Walsh TJ: Epidemiology and outcome of zygomycosis: a review of 929 reported cases Clin Infect Dis 41(5): 634-53, Sep 2005.

Zaoutis TE, Foraker E, McGowan KL, Mortensen J, Campos J, Walsh TJ, Klein JD: Antifungal susceptibility of Candida spp. isolated from pediatric patients: a survey of four children's hospitals. Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 52(4): 295-8, Aug 2005.

Zaoutis TE, Coffin SE, Chu JH, Heydon K, Zhao H, Greves HM, Walsh TJ: Risk factors for mortality in children with candidemia. Pediatr Infect Dis J 24(8): 736-39, Aug 2005.

Shanbhag MC, Rutstein RM, Zaoutis T, Zhao H, Chao D, Radcliffe J: Neurocognitive functioning in pediatric human immunodeficiency virus infection: effects of combined therapy. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 159(7): 651-6, Jul 2005.

Shah SS, Zaoutis TE, Turnquist J, Hodinka RL, Coffin SE: Early differentiation of Lyme from enteroviral meningitis. Pediatr Infect Dis J 24(6): 542-545, Jun 2005.

Hyle EP, Lipworth AD, Zaoutis TE, Nachamkin I, Bilker WB, Lautenbach E: Impact of inadequate initial antimicrobial therapy on mortality in infections due to extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing enterobacteriaceae: variability by site of infection. Arch Intern Med 165(12): 1375-80, Jun 2005.

Hyle EP, Lipworth AD, Zaoutis TE, Nachamkin I, Fishman NO, Bilker WB, Mao X, Lautenbach E: Risk factors for increasing multi-drug resistance among extended spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella species. Clin Infect Dis 40: 1317-24, May 2005.

Zaoutis TE, Goyal M, Chu J, Coffin SE, Bell LM, Nachamkin I, McGowan KL, Bilker WB, Lautenbach E: Risk factors for and outcomes of bloodstream infection caused by extended-spectrum beta-lactamase-producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella species in children. Pediatrics 115(4): 942-9, Apr 2005.

Bair-Merritt MH, Shah SS, Zaoutis TE, Bell LM, Fuedtner C: Suppurative intracranial complications of sinusitis in previously healthy children. Pediatr Infect Dis J 24(4): 384-386, Apr 2005.

Valsoky J, Hishiki H, Zaoutis TE, Coffin SE: Induction of mucosal B-cell memory by intranasal immunization of mice with respiratory syncytial virus. Clin Diagn Lab Immunol 12(1): 171-9, Jan 2005.

2004

Zaoutis TE, Greves HM, Lautenbach E, Bilker WB, Coffin SE: Risk Factors for Disseminated Candidiasis in Children with Candidemia. Pediatr Infect Dis J 23(7): 635-41, Jul 2004.

Everett WW, Zaoutis T, Halpern SD, Strom BL, Coffin SE: Pre-Event Vaccination Against Smallpox: A Survey of Pediatric Emergency Healthcare Providers. Pediatr Infect Dis J 23: 332-336, Apr 2004.

Zaoutis, Attia M, Gross R, Klein JD: The role of group C and group G streptococci in acute pharyngitis in children. Clin Microbiol Infect 10(1): 37-40, Jan 2004.

2003

Attia MW, Klein JD, Zaoutis T: Does a Day Make a Difference? Duration of Illness and Clinical Presentation of Group A beta-hemolytic streptococcal pharyngitis in children. Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice 11(7): 381-384, 2003.

Chao D, Rutstein RM, Steenhoff AP, Shanbhag M, Andolaro K, Zaoutis T: Two cases of hypocalcemia secondary to vitamin D deficiency in an urban HIV-positive pediatric population. AIDS 17(16): 2401-3, Nov 2003.

Everett WW, Coffin SE, Zaoutis T, Halpern SD, Strom BL: Smallpox vaccination: a national survey of emergency health care providers. Acad Emerg Med 10(6): 606-11, Jun 2003.

2002

Osterhoudt KC, Zaoutis T, Zorc JJ: Lyme disease masquerading as brown recluse spider bite.  Ann Emerg Med 39(5): 558-61, May 2002.

2001

Zaoutis T, Moore LS, Furness K, Klein JD: In vitro activities of linezolid, meropenem, and quinupristin-dalfopristin against group C and G streptococci, including vancomycin-tolerant isolates. Antimicrob Agents Chemother 45: 1952-54, 2001.

Attia MW, Zaoutis T, Klein JD, Meier FA: Performance of a predictive model for streptococcal pharyngitis in children. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 155(6): 687-91, Jun 2001.

1999

Zaoutis T, Schneider B, Steele Moore L, Klein JD: Antibiotic susceptibilities of group C and group G streptococci isolated from patients with invasive infections: evidence of vancomycin tolerance among group G serotypes. J Clin Microbiol 37(10): 3380-3, Oct 1999.

Attia M, Zaoutis T, Eppes S, Klein J, Meier F: Multivariate predictive models for group A beta-hemolytic streptococcal pharyngitis in children. Acad Emerg Med 6(1): 8-13, Jan 1999.

1991

Zaoutis TE, Reinhard GR, Cioffe CJ, Moore PB, Stark DM: Screening rabbit colonies for antibodies to Pasteurella multocida by an ELISA Lab Anim Sci 41(5): 419-22, Oct 1991.

1990

Prattis SM1, Cioffee CJ, Reinhard G, Zaoutis TE: A retrospective study of disease and mortality in zebra finches Lab Anim Sci 40(4): 402-5, Jul 1990.

Books

Committee on Infectious Diseases, American Academy of Pediatrics: Red Book 2012. 2012 Report of the Committee on Infectious Diseases. Pickering LK (eds.). American Academy of Pediatrics, 29th Edition, 2012.

Zaoutis TE (Guest Editor): Invasive Fungal Infections in Pediatric Patients: Challenges to Optimal Management. J Pediatr 156(4): Supplement 2, Apr 2010.

Pediatric Infectious Diseases, The Requisites in Pediatrics. Bergelson JM, Shah SS, Zaoutis TE (eds.). Mosby Elsevier, Philadelphia, PA, 2008.

Zaoutis T and Shah SS, Section Editors: Infectious Diseases. Comprehensive Pediatric Hospital Medicine. Lisa B. Zaoutis and Vincent Chiang (Eds.) (eds.). Mosby Elsevier, Inc., Philadelphia, PA, 2007.

Klein, J.D., Zaoutis, T.: Pediatric Infectious Disease Secrets. Klein, J.D., Zaoutis, T. (eds.). Hanley and Belfus. Philadelphia, PA, 1st, 2002.

Chapters

2014

Theoklis E. Zaoutis and William J. Steinabach: Mucormycosis and Entomopthoramycosis (Formerly Zygomycosis). Feigin and Cherry's Textbook of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. Cherry, Harrison, Kaplan, Steinbach and Hotez (eds.) (eds.). Elsevier Saunder, Seventh Edition: 2837-2845, 2014.

Grace E. Lee, David A. Kaufman, Theoklis Zaoutis: Candidiasis. Feigin and Cherry's Textbook of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. Cherry, Harrison, Kaplan, Steinbach and Hotez (eds.) (eds.). Elsevier Saunders, Seventh Edition: 2735-2768, 2014.

2013

Larru B and Zaoutis TE: Infection and Immunity. Fetal and Neonatal Secrets. Richard Polin and Alan Spitzer, 3rd edition (eds.). Elsevier Saunders, Page: 316-368, 2013.

2012

Gerber JS, Zaoutis TE: Clinical Syndromes of Device-Related Infections. Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. Long SS, Pickering LK, Prober CG (eds.). Elsevier, Page: 588-599, 2012.

Gerber JS, Zaoutis TE: Clinical Syndromes of Device-Related Infections. Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. Long SS, Pickering LK, Prober CG (eds.). Elsevier, Page: 588-599, 2012.

Coffin SE and Zaoutis, TE: Healthcare Associated Infections. Principles and Practice of Pediatric infectious Diseases, 4th edition. Eds: Sarah S. Long, Larry K. Pickering, Charles G. Prober (eds.). Elsevier Inc. 2012.

2011

Susan E. Coffin and Theoklis E. Zaoutis: Healthcare-Associated Infections in the Nursery. Infectious Diseases of the Fetus and Newborn Infant, 7th edition. Remington and Klein, Wilson, Nizet, Maldonado (eds.). Elsevier Saunders, Page: 1126-43, 2011.

Kim JY, Zaoutis TE: Multidrug-Resistant Bacteria in Cardiothoracic Transplantationand Mechanical Circulatory Support: Gram Positive. International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation Monograph Series: Diagnosis and Management of Infectious Diseases in Cardiothoracic Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support. Mooney ML, Hannan MM, Husain S, Kirklin JK (eds.). Elsevier, Philadelphia, PA, 5: 143-150, 2011.

2009

Zaoutis TE, Steinbach WJ: Zygomycosis. Textbook of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, 6th Edition. Feigin, Cherry, Demmler-Harrision, Kaplan (eds) (eds.). Saunders Elseveier, Philadelphia, PA, 2: 2813-2821, 2009.

2008

Zaoutis TE, Coffin SE: Clinical Syndromes of Device-Associated Infections. Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Disease. Long SS, Pickering LK, Prober CG (eds.). Churchill Livingston Elsevier, Philadelphia, PA, 3rd edition: 587-99, 2008.

Zaoutis T and Shah S: Coccidiomycosis. The 5-Minute Pediatric Consult, 5th Edition. M. William Schwartz (eds.). Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA, Page: 196-7, 2008.

Zaoutis T: Candidiasis, Aspergillosis, and Blastomycosis. The 5-Minute Pediatric Consult, 5th Edition. M. William Schwartz (eds.). Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA, 2008.

Olympia RP, Crewalk J, Zaoutis T, Klein JD, Eppes SC: Infectious Disease Emergencies. Pediatric Emergency Medicine Secrets, 2nd edition. Selbst SM, Cronan K (eds.). Mosby Elsevier, Philadelphia, PA, 2008.

Lee I, Zaoutis T: Emerging resistance among Candida species: Trends and treatment considerations for candidemia. Antimicrobial Resistance: Problem, Pathogens and Clinical Countermeasures. Ownens Jr RC, Lautenbach E (eds.). Informa Healthcare USA, Inc, New York, 1st edition: 219-229, 2008.

Coffin SE, Zaoutis TE: Healthcare-Associated Infections. Principles and Practice of Pediatric Infectious Disease. Long SS, Pickering Lk, Prober CG (eds.). Churchill Livingstone Elsevier, Philadelphia, PA, 3rd edition: 577-87, 2008.

2007

Zaoutis, TE, Faculty reviewer: First Aid Q&A for the USMLE Step 2. Le T, Klein J, Shivaram A (eds.). McGraw Hill, New York, 2007.

2006

Zaoutis, TE: Antifungal Agents. Blueprints-Infectious Diseases. Shah S, Hu KS, Crane HM (eds.). Blackwell Publishing, Oxford UK, Page: 26-32, 2006.

2005

Zaoutis T, Shah SS: Coccidiomycosis. The 5-Minute Pediatric Consult, 4th Edition. M. William Schwartz (eds.). Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, Page: 264-65, 2005.

Zaoutis T: Aspergillosis, Candidiasis, Blastomycosis. The 5-Minute Pediatric Consult, 4th Edition. M William Schwartz (eds.). Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, Page: 144-45; 218-219; 180-81, 2005.

Theoklis E. Zaoutis: Antifungal Agents. Blueprints Pediatric Infectious Diseases. Samir S. Shah (eds.). Blackwell Publishing, Inc. Malden, Massachusetts, Page: 23-26, 2005.

Palmer D, Rutstein RM, Zaoutis T: Human immunodefeciency virus infection. The Philadelphia Guide: Inpatient Pediatrics. Frank G, Shah SS, Catallozzi M, Zaoutis LB (eds.). Blackwell Publishing, Malden MA, Page: 142-149, 2005.

Newland J, Zaoutis T: West Nile Virus (and Other Arbovirus Encephalitis). The 5-Minute Pediatric Consult, 4th Edition. M. William Schwartz (eds.). Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, Page: 904-5, 2005.

2002

Zaoutis, T., Stevens, M.W.: Aspergillosis, Blastomycosis. The Five Minute Pediatric Consult. Schwartz, M.W. (eds.). Williams & Wilkins. Baltimore, MD, 3: 140-41; 176-77, 2002.

Zaoutis, T.: West Nile Virus, Amebiasis, Prion Diseases. The Five Minute Pediatric Consult. Schwartz, M.W. (eds.). Williams & Wilkins. Baltimore, MD, 3: 882-883, 2002.

2001

Zaoutis, T., Klein, J.D.: Treatment of Neonatal Sepsis and Antimicrobial Therapy. Fetal and Neonatal Secrets. Polin, R. (eds.). Hanley and Belfus. Philadelphia, PA, Page: 271-273, 2001.

Olympia, R., Zaoutis, T., Klein, J., Eppes, S.: Infectious Disease Emergencies.  Pediatric Emergency Medicine Secrets. Selbst, S.M., Cronan, K. (eds.). Hanley and Belfus. Philadelphia, PA  Page: 183-214, 2001.

Posters and Presentations

Invited Lectures

2019

Zaoutis TE. "Endocarditis in Children", Meet the Professor Session, 37th Annual Society of the European Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Ljubljana, Slovenia. May, 2019.

Zaoutis TE. "CLABSI: Surveillance and Prevention,"  Healthcare-Acquired Infections Scientific Session, 37th Annual Society of the European Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases. May, 2019.

Zaoutis TE. 'Drains and Dryers" which is the biggest threat to AMR? Penta Foundation, Penta Investigator's Meeting. Baveno, Italy. May, 2019.

Zaoutis TE. "Fluconazole and micafungin dosing in neonates," 14th Annual Fungal Update, London, UK. Mar, 2019.

Zaoutis TE. "Antibiotic Prophylaxis for common pediatric infections", 12th Annual Pediatric CME conference sponsored by Department of Pediatrics, Metropolitan Hospital, Karpenisi, Greece. Mar, 2019.

Zaoutis TE. "Antibiotics in the Pediatric Office," 12th Annual Pediatric CME conference sponsored by Department of Pediatrics, Metropolitan Hospital, Karpenisi, Greece. Mar, 2019.

Zaoutis TE. "Antibiotic Resistance and Stewardship," Introduction to Translational Medicine: From bench to bedside to the community. University of Padova, Padova, Italy. Jan, 2019.

Zaoutis TE. "Update on the Management of Infectious Diseases in Pediatric Oncology Patients'"  Introduction to Translational Medicine: From bench to bedside to the community. University of Padova, Padova, Italy. Jan, 2019.

Zaoutis TE. "Guidelines for Infection Prophylaxis in Children with Cancer," 5th Annual Meeting of Pediatric Oncology, Mitera Children's Hospital, Athens, Greece. Jan, 2019.

Zaoutis TE. ""The Importance of Epidemiologic Indicators in HTA," HTA Conference: The Way Forward for HTA Cooperation - Teaming Up for Value," Athens, Greece. Jan, 2019.

2018

Zaoutis TE. "Antimicrobial Stewardship'" 1st Panhellenic Meeting Pediatric Infectious Diseases Meeting, Athens, Greece. Dec, 2018.

Zaoutis TE. "Management of Early and Late Onset Sepsis," 1st Panhellenic Meeting Pediatric Infectious Diseases Meeting, Athens, Greece. Dec, 2018.

Zaoutis TE. "Designing a clinical research study: the question, the design, the limitations," 11th European Society of Pediatric Infectious Diseases (ESPID) Supported Teaching Course, 10th East-European and Mediterranean Teaching Course on Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Brasov, Roumania. Nov, 2018.

Zaoutis TE. "Preventing Infections in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit," Rea Maternity Hospital, Athens, Greece. Nov, 2018.

Zaoutis TE. "Central Line Associated Bloodstream Infections: Working Towards Zero: Working Towards Zero! 17th Annual Meeting of the Hellenic Critical Care Society, Athens, Greece. Nov, 2018.

Zaoutis TE. "Antibiotic Prophylaxis for Common Infections, Yes, No to Don't Know?" Department of Pediatrics Grand Rounds, University of Patras School of Medicine, Patras, Greece. Nov, 2018.

Zaoutis TE. "Antibiotic Prophylaxis: Yes? No? o rI Don't Know!" Modern Trends in Infectious Diseases and Immunology, Seville, Spain. Oct, 2018.

Zaoutis TE. "Study Design Basics", Research Master Class, European Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases Annual Scientific Meeting (ESPID). Jun, 2018.

Zaoutis TE. "How should you treat that bug," American Society for Pediatric Hematology and Oncology Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA. May, 2018.

Zaoutis TE. "Prevention Strategies of Bacterial and Fungal Infections in the NICU," 7th Annual Panhellenic Neonatology Meeting, Hellenic Neonatal Society, Athens, Greece. May, 2018.

Zaoutis TE. "Cover letter writing", Scientific Congress of Hellenic Medical Students, Athens, Greece. Apr, 2018.

Zaoutis TE. "Hands-on Evidenced Based Medicine Workshop," Scientific Congress for Hellenic Medical Students,  Athens, Greece. Apr, 2018.

Zaoutis TE. "Primary Immunodeficiencies in Children," Postgraduate Seminar on Infectious Diseases, Mediterranean Institute on Research and Education in the Prevention and Management of Infectious Diseases, Athens, Greece. Apr, 2018.

Zaoutis TE. "How to write and submit a scientific paper," Scientific Congress for Hellenic Medical Students,  Athens, Greece. Apr, 2018.

Zaoutis TE. "Antimicrobial Stewardship," Interdepartmental MSc Program Infectious Diseases-International Medicine: From Bench to Bedside, School of Health Sciences, Departments of Medicine and Molecular Biology and Genetics, Democritus University of Thrace. Mar, 2018.

Zaoutis TE. "Fungal Infections in Pediatric Transplant Patients," Masters of Science Training Program in Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Department of Pediatrics, University of Athens Medical School, Athens, Greece. Mar, 2018.

Zaoutis TE. "Antibiotic Treatment of Common Paediatric Infections in the Community," 48th Annual Pediatric Meeting of the Northern Greece Pediatric Society, Thessaloniki, Greece. Mar, 2018.

Zaoutis TE. "Antibiotic Treatment of Common Respiratory Infections in the Community", 48th Annual Pediatric Meeting of the Pediatric Society of Northern Greece, Thessaloniki, Greece. Mar, 2018.

Zaoutis TE. "Antibiotic Resistance and Upper Respiratory Tract Infections," Department of Pediatrics, School of Health Sciences, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece. Mar, 2018.

Zaoutis TE. "Upper Respiratory Tract Infections," Nicklaus Children's Hospital 53rd Annual Pediatric Postgraduate Course, Miami, FL. Feb, 2018.

Zaoutis TE. "Antimicrobial Stewardship," Nicklaus Children's Hospital 53rd Annual Pediatric Postgraduate Course, Miami, FL. Feb, 2018.

Zaoutis TE. "Treatment of Fungemia: Guidelines and Controversies," Hellenic Society for Clinical Microbiology and Laboratory Diagnostics, Athens, Greece. Jan, 2018.

2017

Zaoutis TE. "Bad Bugs, No Drugs: The Antiiotic Resistance Threat," The School of Medicine European University of Cyprus, Nicosia, Cyprus. Dec, 2017.

Zaoutis TE. "Antibiotic Stewardship in the Pediatric Ambulatory Setting," Aristotle University, 2nd Department of Pediatrics, AHEPA Hospital Department of Pediatrics Grand Rounds, Thessaloniki, Greece. Dec, 2017.

Zaoutis TE. "ECRIAD and other European Antimicrobial Initiatives," PENTA-ID Steering Committee Meeting, Barcelona, Spain. Dec, 2017.

Zaoutis TE. "Antimicrobial Resistance and Judicious Use of Antibiotics in Children," 3rd Department of Pediatrics, University of Athens School of Medicine, Grand Rounds at Attikon General Hospital, Athens, Greece. Dec, 2017.

Zaoutis TE. "Preventing Bacterial Infections in Children with Cancer: The Role of Antibiotic Prophylaxis," Hellenic Society of Pediatric Hematology Oncology 48th Educational Seminar, Athens, Greece. Nov, 2017.

Zaoutis TE. "Diagnosis of Fungal Infections in Children: Are there unique aspects?", 7th Annual PanHellenic Meeting of the Hellenic Medical Mycology Society. Athens Greece. Nov, 2017.

Zaoutis TE. "Biostatistics and Research Methodology in Medicine," Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Division of Sports Medicine, Attikon General Hospital, Athens, Greece. Nov, 2017.

Zaoutis TE. "Antimicrobial Resistance and Judicious Use of Antibiotics in Children," Democritus University of Thrace Department of Pediatrics Grand Rounds, Alexandroupolis, Greece. Nov, 2017.

Zaoutis TE. "FLuconazole versus Micafungin in Neonatal Candidiasis," Mano-a-Mano: Controversies in Pediatric ID, ID Week Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA. Oct, 2017.

Zaoutis TE. "Management of Bone and Joint Infection - Do we need another guideline?, "Modern Trends IV Training Course for Pediatric Infectious Diseases Trainees, Seville, Spain. Oct, 2017.

Zaoutis TE. "The ESPID Bone and Joint Infections Guidelines in Children," 21st Annual Scientific Meeting of the Hellenic Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society, Athens, Greece. Oct, 2017.

Zaoutis TE. "Do we need to clean our hospitals?," Modern Trends IV Training Course for Pediatric Infectious Diseases Trainees, Seville, Spain. Oct, 2017.

Zaoutis TE. "Neonatal Early Onset Sepsis," Department of Pediatrics Grand Rounds, Nikaia General Hospital, Piraeus, Greece. Oct, 2017.

Zaoutis TE. "Antimicrobial Stewardship in Pediatrics," Department of Pediatrics Grand Rounds, University of Patras School of Medicine, Patras, Greece. Sep, 2017.

Zaoutis TE. "Antifungal Stewardshiop," Scientific Conference of the German speaking Mycological Society (DMykG), Münster, Germany. Sep, 2017.

Zaoutis TE. "Meet the Red Book Committee," American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference and Exhibition, Chicago, IL. Sep, 2017.

Zaoutis TE. "Trends in the Epidemiology of Fungal Infections,"  Masterclass Meeting, Advances in the Management of Infections in Immunocompromised Patients with Cancer.

Athens, Greece. Sep, 2017.

Zaoutis TE. "The Social Determinants of Antibiotic Prescribing: Implications for the Development and Implementation of Stewardship Interventions," PErsonalised Risk assessment in Febrile illness to Optimise Real-life Management across the EU (PERFORM) Workshop, Athens, Greece. Sep, 2017.

Zaoutis TE. "Challenges and opportunities for building a research network in Greece," Masterclass Meeting, Advances in the management of infections in immunocompromised patients with cancer. Athens, Greece. Sep, 2017.

Zaoutis TE. "Epidemiology of Fungal Infections in Pediatrics," CARE Kids CME program, Invasive Fungal Diseases in Pediatrics: A targeted, expert-led approach, Campinas, Sao Paolo, Brazil. Jul, 2017.

Zaoutis TE. "Challenges in neonatal candidemia diagnosis and treatment", CARE Kids CME program, Invasive Fungal Diseases in Pediatrics: A targeted, expert-led approach, Campinas, Sao Paolo, Brazil. Jul, 2017.

Zaoutis TE. "Clinical Case Studies in Antifungal Prophylaxis," CARE Kids CME program, Invasive Fungal Diseases in Pediatrics: A targeted, expert-led approach, Campinas, Sao Paolo, Brazil. Jul, 2017.

Zaoutis TE. "Specific Challenges in Pediatric HSCT," American Society for Microbiology Microbe Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA. Jun, 2017.

Zaoutis TE. "Antimicrobial Stewardship in Children," European Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases Annual Scientific Meeting, Madrid, Spain. May, 2017.

Zaoutis TE. "Healthcare-Associated Infections in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)," 7th National Congress of Hellenic Society for Neonatology, Athens, Greece. May, 2017.

Zaoutis TE. "Preventing Healthcare-acquired Infections in Greece", Building Transatlantic Bridges in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, Symposium jointly sponsored by Elpida Children's Cancer Hospital/CHOP/Agia Sofia Children's Hospital, Athens, Greece. Apr, 2017.

Zaoutis TE. "Antimicrobial Stewardship,", Department of Pediatrics Grand Rounds, University Medical Center of Princeton, Plainsboro, NJ. Apr, 2017.

Zaoutis TE. "Optimization of antibiotic use pediatrics: Old drugs with new "taste.", Pediatric Infectious Diseases 2017, Antibiotics in Children: Today and Tomorrow, Pediatric Infectious Diseases CME Seminar Sponsored by Hellenic Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society and the 3rd Department of Pediatrics, Aristotle University and Ippokrateion Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece. Feb, 2017.

Awards and Honors

2018, Philadelphia magazine Top Doctors

2017, Fulbright United States Scholar

2017, Recipient of Fulbright US Scholar Award, Fulbright U.S. Student & Scholar Programs, Institute of International Education

2015, Werner and Gertrude Henle Endowed Chair in Pediatrics, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

2015, Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society Distinguished Service Award

2014, Elected Member, The American Society for Clinical Investigation

2013, Top 10 Papers in Infectious Diseases, 53th Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy

2013, Thomas Frederick McNair Scott Endowed Chair in Pediatrics, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

2012, IDWeek 2012 Program Committee Choice Award for best accepted Abstract (senior author)

2010, Top 10 Papers in Medical Mycology, 50th Interscience Conference on Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy

2009, Society for Healthcare Epidemiology Pediatric Investigator Award

2008, Excellence in Teaching Epidemiology Award, Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

2006, Elected, Society for Pediatric Research

2005, Astellas Young Investigator Award

2003-2009, Faculty Honor Roll, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

2001, Fellow Teacher of the Year Award, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

2001, Jonathan Freeman Scholarship, CDC/SHEA

1999, Resident Teaching Award, A.I. duPont Hospital for Children

1999, Herman Rosenblum, M.D. Award for Clinical Excellence, Outstanding Senior Resident, A.I. duPont Hospital for Children

1996, Kass Travel Fellowship, Infectious Disease Society of America

1996, Edward J. Moore Prize in Pediatrics, Honorable Mention, Jefferson Medical College

1995, Alpha Omega Alpha

1994, Pathology Chairs National Honor Society

1994, Hobart Amory Honor Medical Society

Editorial and Academic Positions

Editorial Positions

2013-present, Reviewer, New England Journal of Medicine

2011-present, Reviewer, Medical Mycology

2011-present, International Advisory Board, Annals of Gastroenterology

2011-present, Reviewer, Annals of Gastroenterology

2011-present, Abstract Reviewer, Pediatric Academic Societies

2011-present, Editor-in-Chief, Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society

2011-present, Editorial Board, Virulence

2010-present, Reviewer, Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Diseases

2010-present, Reviewer, Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases

2008-present, Reviewer, Emerging Infectious Diseases

2008-present, Reviewer, Pediatric Blood and Cancer

2008-present, Reviewer, American Journal of Infection Control

2008-present, Reviewer, Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation

2007-present, Reviewer, Annals of Internal Medicine

2007-present, Reviewer, Mycoses

2007-present, Editorial Board, Current Fungal Infection Reports

2006-present, Reviewer, Journal of Pediatrics

2006-present, Reviewer, BMC Infectious Diseases

2005-present, Reviewer, Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy

2005-present, Reviewer, Clinical Microbiology and Infection

2005-present, Reviewer, Journal of Infection

2005-present, Reviewer, Clinical Infectious Diseases

2005-present, Reviewer, Clinical Microbiology Reviews

2004-present, Reviewer, Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology

2004-present, Reviewer, Pediatrics

2003-present, Reviewer, The Pediatric Infectious Diseases Journal

2001-present, Reviewer, Pediatric Emergency Care

Academic and Institutional Committees

2015-present, Executive Committee, Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

2015-present, CHOP MTR Entrepreneurial Science Scholars Selection Committee

2015-present, Research Council, CHOP

2015-present, Committee on Prestigious Awards and Honors, CHOP

2014-present, Director, Master of Science in Clinical Epidemiology Training Program, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

2014-present, Department of Pediatrics Research Advisory Committee

2014-present, Office of Masters Programs Curriculum and Academic Standards and Advisory Committee, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

2014-present, Chair, Department of Pediatrics, Career Development Award (K) Advisory Committee

2013-present, Co-Director, Infectious Diseases Epidemiology Training Grant (T32), NIAID

2012-present, Scientific Director, Collaborative Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Outcomes Research, First and Second University Departments of Pediatrics

2011-present, Master of Science in Epidemiology Comprehensive Examination Committee, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

2011-present, Admission Committee, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

2010-present, Co-Director, Pediatric Pharmacoepidemiology Training Grant (T32), NICHD

2009-present, Curriculum Committee, The Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

2009-present, Educational Programs Committee, The Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

2000, Infection Prevention and Control Committee, CHOP

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

International

2018-2022, World Hellenic Biomedical Association
 - 2018-2022, Executive Board Member
2018-present, European Society for Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases
 - 2018-present, Study Group for Respiratory Viruses
2017-present, Actelion
 - 2017-present, Independent Data Monitoring Committee
2015-present, Hellenic Society for Paediatric Infectious Diseases
2013-present, World Society of Pediatric Infectious Disease
 - 2013-present, Global Pediatric Antimicrobial Prescribing  and Efficacy in Neonates and Children Working Group
 - 2013-present, Board Member
2012-present, European Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases
- 2019-present, International Scientific and Planning Committee
 - 2016-present, Research Networking Committee
 - 2015-present, Master Class Committee
2010-present, International Society of Pediatric Oncology
 - 2010-present, Pediatric Febrile Neutropenia International Working Group
2010-present, Hellenic Society for Medical Mycology
 - 2017-present, Scientific Advisory Committee
2010-present, European Confederation for Medical Mycology and International Society for Human and Animal Mycology
 - 2010-present, Working Group on Zygomycosis
2010-present, Antibiotic Resistance and Prescribing in European Children Working Group
2008-present, International Society for Human and Animal Mycology
2008-present, International Pediatric Fungal Network
 - 2008-present, Co-Director
2008-present, Immunocompromised Host Society

National

2016-present, The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
 - 2016-present, Healthcare Infection Control Practices Advisory Committee
 - 2016-present, Antimicrobial Stewardship Subcommittee
2015-present, Center for Global Health and Development, Boston University ;Zambia Center for Applied Health Research and Development
 - 2015-present, Chair, Data Safety Monitoring Board
2015-present, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
 - 2015-present, Antimicrobial Resistance Leadership Group
 - 2015-present, Vice Chair, Pediatrics Special Emphasis Panel
2014-present, The Mycoses Study Group Education and Research Consortium
2013-present, Infectious Diseases Society of America Panel, Clinical Practice Guidelines for the Management of Candidiasis
2013-present, NIAID Antibiotic Leadership Group
 - 2013-present, Pediatric Subcommittee
2012-present, Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society/Infectious Disease Society of America Bone and Joint Infections Guideline Panel
2010-present, Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America
 - 2011-present, Pediatric Leadership Council
2006-present, American Society for Clinical Pathology, Associate
2001-present, Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America
 - 2010-present, Chair, Publications Committee
2000-present, Pediatric Infectious Disease Society
2000-present, Infectious Diseases Society of America
1996-present, American Academy of Pediatrics
 - 2015-present, Chair, Committee on Infectious Diseases, Antimicrobial Stewardship Subcommittee
 - 2011-present, Committee on Infectious Diseases
1989-present, American Society for Microbiology