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Neil O. Fishman, MD, MA

Associate Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Attending Physician in Infectious Diseases, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Chief Patient Safety Officer, University of Pennsylvania Health System
Chief Medical Officer, University of Pennsylvania Health System
Department: Medicine

Contact information
706 Penn Tower
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-349-8592
Fax: 215-614-1968
Education:
BA (Molecular and Cellular Biology)
Haverford College, 1979.
MD
Temple University, 1983.
MA
Wharton Acaemic Medicine Leadership, 2008.
MA
Penn Medicine Leadership Forum, Wharton School of Business, 2009.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Medicine, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, 1983-1984.
Resident in Medicine, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, 1984-1986.
Clinical Fellowship in Infectious Diseases, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1988-1989.
Research Fellowship in Infectious Diseases, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1989-1992.
Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine, 1986.
Infectious Diseases Boards, 1990.
Infectious Disease Boards, 2005.
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Selected Publications

Septimus EJ, Coopersmith CM, Whittle J, Hale CP, Fishman NO, Kim TJ: Sepsis National Hospital Inpatient Quality Measure (SEP-1): Multistakeholder Work Group Recommendations for Appropriate Antibiotics for the Treatment of Sepsis. Clinical infectious diseases 65(9): 1565-1569, Oct 2017.

Ma GK, Pegues DA, Kochman ML, Alby K, Fishman NO, Saunders M, Grous C, Dempsey DT, Ginsberg GG: Implementation of a systematic culturing program to monitor the efficacy of endoscope reprocessing: outcomes and costs. Gastrointestinal endoscopy Page: pii: S0016-5107(17)31883-7, May 2017.

Scarpato SJ, Timko DR, Cluzet VC, Dougherty JP, Nunez JJ, Fishman NO, Hamilton KW: An Evaluation of Antibiotic Prescribing Practices Upon Hospital Discharge. Infection control and hospital epidemiology 38(3): 353-355, Mar 2017.

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: The Effect of Total Household Decolonization on Clearance of Colonization With Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Infection control and hospital epidemiology 37(10): 1226-33, Oct 2016.

Morgan DJ, Croft LD, Deloney V, Popovich KJ, Crnich C, Srinivasan A, Fishman NO, Bryant K, Cosgrove SE, Leekha S: Choosing Wisely in Healthcare Epidemiology and Antimicrobial Stewardship. Infection control and hospital epidemiology 37(7): 755-60, Jul 2016.

Barlam TF, Cosgrove SE, Abbo LM, MacDougall C, Schuetz AN, Septimus EJ, Srinivasan A, Dellit TH, Falck-Ytter YT, Fishman NO, Hamilton CW, Jenkins TC, Lipsett PA, Malani PN, May LS, Moran GJ, Neuhauser MM, Newland JG, Ohl CA, Samore MH, Seo SK, Trivedi KK: Executive Summary: Implementing an Antibiotic Stewardship Program: Guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America. Clinical infectious diseases 62(10): 1197-202, May 2016.

Barlam TF, Cosgrove SE, Abbo LM, MacDougall C, Schuetz AN, Septimus EJ, Srinivasan A, Dellit TH, Falck-Ytter YT, Fishman NO, Hamilton CW, Jenkins TC, Lipsett PA, Malani PN, May LS, Moran GJ, Neuhauser MM, Newland JG, Ohl CA, Samore MH, Seo SK, Trivedi KK: Implementing an Antibiotic Stewardship Program: Guidelines by the Infectious Diseases Society of America and the Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America. Clinical infectious diseases 62(10): e51-77, May 2016.

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. Infection control and hospital epidemiology 36(7): 786-93, Jul 2015.

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.

Cluzet VC, Lautenbach E, Nachamkin I, Cary MS, Fishman NO, Shih NN C, Morales KH, Linkin DR: Risk factors for gyrA and parC mutations in Pseudomonas aeruginosa. Infection control and hospital epidemiology 36(4): 387-93, Apr 2015.

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