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Susan E. Coffin, MD, MPH

Susan E. Coffin, MD, MPH

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Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
Infection Prevention and Control Department
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
3535 Market Street
Room 1579
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2155904492
Fax: 2155905705
B.A. (History)
Williams College, 1983.
University of Vermont College of Medicine, 1987.
M.P.H. (Epidemiology)
Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health, 1991.
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Selected Publications

Kouni, S., Nteli, C.H., Chav, B., Lourida, S., Spyridis, N., Mougkou, K., Maroudi, S., Kourlaba, G., Zaoutis, T., Coffin, S.E.: Assessment of Hand Hygiene Resources and Practices at the Two Children`s Hospitals in Greece. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal Page: in press, 2014.

Davis, K.F., Colebaugh, A., Eithun, B., Klieger, S., Meredith, D., Plachter, N., Sammons, J., Thompson, A., Coffin, S.E.: Reducing pediatric catheter-associated urinary tract infections: a quality improvement initiative. Pediatrics Page: in press, 2014.

Prasad, P.A., Fisher, B.T., Coffin, S.E., Walsh, T.J., McGowan, K.L., Gross, R., Zaoutis, T.E.: Pediatric risk factors for candidemia secondary to Candida glabrata and Candida krusei species. Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society 2: 263-266, 2014.

Fierro, JL Coffin, SE Feemster, KA: Barriers to the Use of PPE to Prevent Pertussis Exposures in a Pediatric Primary Care Network. Journal of Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society Page: in press, 2014.

Klieger, S., Sandora, T., Potter-Bynoe, G., Quach, C., Coffin, S.E.: Beyond the bundle: supplemental strategies to prevent pediatric central line-associated bloodstream infections. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology 34: 1208-1210, 2013.

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

Feemster, K., Leckerman, K.H., Middleton, M., Zerr, D.M., Elward, A.M., Newland, J.G., Asti, L., Guth, R.M., Selvarangan, R., Coffin, S.E.: Use of administrative data for the identification of laboratory-confirmed influenza infection: the validity of influenza-specific ICD-9 codes. J Pediatr Infect Dis 63-66, 2013.

Fiero, J.L., Prasad, P.A, Fisher, B.T., Gerber, J.S, Coffin, S.E., Walsh, T.J., Zaoutis, T.E.: Ocular manifestations of candidemia in children. Pediatr Infect Dis J 32: 84-6, 2013.

Kersun, L.S., Reilly, A., Coffin, S.E., Boyer, J., Luning Prak, E.T. McDonald, K., Hou, X., Jawad, A.F., Sullivan, K.E.: A prospective study of chemotherapy immunologic effects and predictors of humoral influenza vaccine responses in a pediatric oncology cohort. Influenza and Other Respiratory Viruses in press, 2013.

Han, J.H., Bilker, W.B., Nachamkin, I., Zaoutis, T.E., Coffin, S.E., Linkin, D.R., Hu, B., Tolomeo, P., Fishman, N.O., Lautenbach, E. : The Effect of a Hospital-Wide Urine Culture Screening Intervention on the Incidence of Extended-Spectrum Beta-Lactamase (ESBL)-Producing Escherichia coli and Klebsiella Species. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology 34: 1160-1166, 2013.

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