Theoklis E Zaoutis, MD, MSCE

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Emeritus Professor CE of Pediatrics
Department: Pediatrics
Graduate Group Affiliations

Contact information
Division of Infectious Diseases
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Roberts Building for Pediatric Research
2716 South Street
Room 10473
Philadelphia, PA 19146
Office: (267) 426-5570
Fax: (267) 426-0380
BS (Biology)
State University of New York at Stonybrook, 1985.
MCM (Clinical Microbiology)
Hahnemann University , 1987.
MD (Medicine)
Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, 1996.
MSCE (Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics)
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 2005.
PhD (Medicine)
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens School of Medicine, 2014.
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Selected Publications

Chorafa E, Iosifidis E, Tsiodras S, Skoutelis A, Kourkouni E, Kopsidas I, Tsopela GC, Chorianopoulou E, Triantafyllou C, Kourlaba G, Zaoutis T, Roilides E; Preventing Hospital-Acquired Infections in Greece (PHiG) investigators: Perioperative antimicrobial prophylaxis in adult patients: The first multicenter clinical practice audit with intervention in Greek surgical departments Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol Page: 1-8, Nov 17 2020 Notes: Online ahead of print.

Donnelly JP, Chen SC, Kauffman CA, Steinbach WJ, Baddley JW, Verweij PE, Clancy CJ, Wingard JR, Lockhart SR, Groll AH, Sorrell TC, Bassetti M, Akan H, Alexander BD, Andes D, Azoulay E, Bialek R, Bradsher RW, Bretagne S, Calandra T, Caliendo AM, Castagnola E, Cruciani M, Cuenca-Estrella M, Decker CF, Desai SR, Fisher B, Harrison T, Heussel CP, Jensen HE, Kibbler CC, Kontoyiannis DP, Kullberg BJ, Lagrou K, Lamoth F, Lehrnbecher T, Loeffler J, Lortholary O, Maertens J, Marchetti O, Marr KA, Masur H, Meis JF, Morrisey CO, Nucci M, Ostrosky-Zeichner L, Pagano L, Patterson TF, Perfect JR, Racil Z, Roilides E, Ruhnke M, Prokop CS, Shoham S, Slavin MA, Stevens DA, Thompson GR, Vazquez JA, Viscoli C, Walsh TJ, Warris A, Wheat LJ, White PL, Zaoutis TE, Pappas PG: Revision and Update of the Consensus Definitions of Invasive Fungal Disease From the European Organization for Research and Treatment of Cancer and the Mycoses Study Group Education and Research Consortium. Clin Infect Dis 71(6): 1367-1376, Sep 2020.

Kopsidas I, Vergnano S, Spyridis N, Zaoutis T, Patel S: A Survey on National Pediatric Antibiotic Stewardship Programs, Networks and Guidelines in 23 European Countries. Pediatr Infect Dis J Jul 27 2020 Notes: Online ahead of print.

Ellis DE, Zaoutis T, Thibault DP, Crispo JAG, Abraham DS, Willis AW: Readmissions after hospital care for meningitis in the United States. Am J Infect Control 48(7): 798-804, Jul 2020.

DonĂ  D, Luise D, Barbieri E, Masiero N, Maita S, Antoniello L, Zaoutis T, Giaquinto C, Gamba P: Effectiveness and Sustainability of an Antimicrobial Stewardship Program for Perioperative Prophylaxis in Pediatric Surgery. Pathogens 9(6): 490, Jun 19 2020.

Kopsidas I, Tsopela GC, Maroudi-Manta S, Kourkouni E, Charalampopoulos D, Sirogianni A, Collins ME, Lourida A, Kourlaba G, Zaoutis TE, Coffin SE: Increasing healthcare workers' uptake of seasonal influenza vaccination in a tertiary-care pediatric hospital in Greece with a low-cost, tailor-made, multifaceted strategy. Vaccine 38(29): 4609-4615, Jun 15 2020.

Vazouras K, Velali K, Tassiou I, Anastasiou-Katsiardani A, Athanasopoulou K, Barbouni A, Jackson C, Folgori L, Zaoutis T, Basmaci R, Hsia Y: Antibiotic treatment and antimicrobial resistance in children with urinary tract infections. J Glob Antimicrob Resist 20: 4-10, Mar 2020.

Folgori L, Lutsar I, Standing JF, Walker AS, Roilides E, Zaoutis TE, Jafri H, Giaquinto C, Turner MA, Sharland M: Standardising neonatal and paediatric antibiotic clinical trial design and conduct: the PENTA-ID network view. BMJ Open 9(12): e032592, Dec 31 2019.

Fisher BT, Zaoutis T, Dvorak CC, Nieder M, Zerr D, Wingard JR, Callahan C, Villaluna D, Chen L, Dang H, Esbenshade AJ, Alexander S, Wiley JM, Sung L: Effect of Caspofungin vs Fluconazole Prophylaxis on Invasive Fungal Disease Among Children and Young Adults With Acute Myeloid Leukemia: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA 322(17): 1673-1681, Nov 2019.

Dimopoulou A, Kourlaba G, Psarris A, Lourida A, Coffin S, Spoulou V, Zaoutis T: The timing and redosing of perioperative antimicrobial prophylaxis in Greek children. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 40(11): 1318-1319, Nov 2019 Notes: Epub 2019 Sep 17.

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