Scott L Weiss

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Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology and Critical Care at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Anesthesiology and Critical Care

Contact information
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care
34th Street & Civic Center Blvd
7th Floor Central, RM 7C26
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-5505
Fax: 215-590-4327
Education:
BS (Human Development)
Cornell University, 2000.
MD (Medicine)
Harvard Medical School, 2004.
MSCE (Master of Science in Clinical Epidemiology (2012-)
Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 2014.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

Pediatric sepsis, bienergetic failure, microcirculatory dysfunction, mitochondrial dysfunction, biomarkers

Selected Publications

Weiss SL: Clinical triasl in pediatric sepsis: what's the (end) point? Critical Care Medicine In Press 2017 Notes: Invited editorial on Primary outcome measures in pediatric septic shock trials: a systematic review.

Weiss SL, Keele L, Balamuth F, Vendetti N, Ross R, Fitzgerald JC, Gerber JS: Crystalloid fluid choice and clinical outcomes in pediatric sepsis: a match retrospective cohort study. Journal of Pediatrics In Press 2017.

Weiss SL, Balamuth F, Fitzgerald JC, Hensley J, Bush J, Thomas N, Hall M, Muszynski J: Epidemiology of death following pediatric sepsis: When why, and how septic kids die Critical Care Medicine 44(12 Suppl 1): 442, December 2016 Notes: Research Snapshop Presentation at 46th Critical Care Congress, January 2017, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Glau C, Conlon TW, Weiss SL, Yehya N, Himebauch AS, Nishisaki A: Progressive diaphragm atrophy is present in pediatric acute respiratory failure. Critical Care Medicine 44(12 Suppl 1): 335, December 2016 Notes: Research Snapshot Presentation at 46th Critical Care Congress, January 2017, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Fitzgerald JC, Basu R, Akcan-Arikan A, Izquierdo LM, Pineres Olave BE, Hassinger AB, Szczepanski M, Deep A, Williams D, Sapru A, Roy JA, Nadkarni VM, Thomas NJ, Weiss SL, Furth S for the SPROUT Study Investigators and Pediatric Acute Lung Injury and Sepsis Investigators (PALISI) Network: Acute kidney injury in pediatric severe sepsis, an independent risk for death and new disability Critical Care Medicine 44(12): 2241-2250, December 2016.

Weiss SL, Zhang D, Graham K, Deutschman CS, Kilbaugh T, McGowan F, Becker L, Wallace D: Reduced mitochondrial mass underlays decreased respiration in septic immune cells. Critical Care Medicine 44(12 Suppl 1): 91, December 2016 Notes: Star Research Presentation, STAR Research Achievement Award and Travel Award at 46th Critical Care Congress, January 2017, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Wong HR, Cvijanovich NZ, Anas N, Allen GL, Thomas NJ, Bigham MT, Weiss SL, Fitzgerald JC, Checchia PA, Meyer K, Quasney M, Hall M, Gedeit R, Freishtat RJ, Nowak J, Raj SS, Gertz S, Howard K, Harmon K, Lahni P, Frank E, Hart KW, Nguyen TC, Lindsell CJ: Pediatric sepsis biomarker risk model-11: Redefining the pediatric sepsis biomarker risk model with septic shock phenotype. Critical Care Medicine 44(11): 2010-2017, November 2016.

Fitzgerald JC, Weiss SL, Kissoon N: 2016 update for the Rogers’ Textbook of Pediatric Intensive Care: Recognition and Initial Management of Shock. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 17(11): 1073-1079, November 2016.

Wong HR, Atkinson SJ, Cvijanovich NZ, Anas N, Allen GL, Thomas NJ, Bigham MT, Weiss SL, Fitzgerald JC, Checchia PA, Meyer K, Quasney M, Hall M, Gedeit R, Freishtat RJ, Nowak J, Raj SS, Gertz S, Lindsell CJ: Combining prognostic and predictive enrichment strategies to identify children with septic shock responsive to corticosteroids Critical Care Medicine 44(10): e1000-10003, October 2016.

Ballantine A, DiTaranto S, Roberts K, Balamuth F, Weiss SL, Fitzgerald JC , Hadley S, Minich C, Rigby V, Keren R: Improving response to suspected sepsis: Results of a hospital-wide quality improvement initiative. American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition October 2016 Notes: Poster Presentation, American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition, October 22-25, 2016, San Francisco, CA.

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Last updated: 12/06/2016
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