Sameer J Patel

  • 596 Citations
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Personal profile

Research Interests

I am the Director of the Antimicrobial Stewardship Program at the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago. I lead efforts to promote judicious use of antibiotics and limit the emergence of antibiotic resistance. My clinical and research interests include antimicrobial stewardship, multi-drug resistant infections, and patient safety and quality.

My research interests include comparative effectiveness, health informatics, and impact of microbiology rapid diagnostics on antimicrobial prescribing.

Training Experience

2003Internship, New York Presbyterian Hospital
2005Residency, New York Presbyterian Hospital
2008Fellowship, Columbia University Medical Center

Education/Academic qualification

MPH, Columbia University

… → 2011

MD, Rush Medical College

… → 2002

Research interests

  • Infectious Diseases
  • Infectious Diseases in Children
  • Pediatrics
  • Quality Improvement

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Grants 2013 2015

Research Output 2002 2019

  • 596 Citations
  • 40 Article
  • 7 Review article
  • 1 Chapter
  • 1 Comment/debate
1 Citation (Scopus)
Open Access

Probiotics and acute gastroenteritis

Heald-Sargent, T. & Patel, S. J., Apr 2019, In : Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health. 55, 4, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

1 Citation (Scopus)
Clostridium Infections
Clostridium difficile
Organ Transplantation
Polymerase Chain Reaction

Route of administration for antibiotics with high oral bioavailability

Smith, M. J., Thurm, C., Shah, S. S., Patel, S. J., Kronman, M. P., Gerber, J. S., Courter, J. D., Lee, B. R., Newland, J. G. & Hersh, A. L., Feb 1 2019, In : Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology. 40, 2, p. 248-249 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

Accuracy of administrative data for antimicrobial administration in hospitalized children

Courter, J. D., Parker, S. K., Thurm, C., Kronman, M. P., Weissman, S. J., Shah, S. S., Hersh, A. L., Brogan, T. V., Patel, S. J., Smith, M. J., Lee, B. R., Newland, J. G. & Gerber, J. S., Jan 1 2018, In : Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society. 7, 3, p. 261-263 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Information Systems
Hospitalized Child