Elizabeth Laverriere McGovern, MD, MPH, FAAP

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

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Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
3401 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
BS (Biology and Psychology)
Georgetown University, 2004.
MPH (Public Health)
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2008.
MD (Medicine)
Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 2009.
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Selected Publications

Lenz KB, Nishisaki A, Lindell RB, Yehya N, Laverriere EK, Bruins BB, Napolitano N, Traynor DM, Rowan CM, Fitzgerald JC: Peri-Intubation Adverse Events in the Critically Ill Child After Hematopoietic Cell Transplant. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 24(7): 584-593, July 2023.

Garcia-Marcinkiewicz AG, Lee LK, Haydar B, Fiadjoe JE, Matava CT, Kovatsis PG, Peyton J, Stein ML, Park R, Taicher BM, Templeton TW; PeDI Collaborative: Difficult or impossible facemask ventilation in children with difficult tracheal intubation: a retrospective analysis of the PeDI registry. British Journal of Anaesthesia s0007-0912(23): 00122-8, April 2023.

Corder WD, Nelin TD, Ades A, Filbotte J, Laverriere E, Daly Gruis R, Foglia E: A prospective study of neonatal intubation procedural technique using video laryngoscopy. PAS 2023 April 2023 Notes: PAS 2023 -April 27th-May 1st.

Kharayat P, Nishisaki A, Laverriere E, Donoghue A: The effect of laryngoscope blade tip position on outcomes from pediatric tracheal intubation. PAS 2023. Abstract presented at PAS 2023 - April 27th-May 1st, April 2023.

Giuliano J Jr, Krishna A, Napolitano N, Panisello J, Shenoi A, Sanders RC Jr, Rehder K, Al-Subu A, Brown C 3rd, Edwards L, Wright L, Pinto M, Harwayne- Gidansky I, Parsons S, Romer A, Laverriere E, Shults J, Yamada NK, Walsh CM, Nadkarni V, Nishisaki A; National Emergency Airway Registry for Children (NEAR4KIDS) and Pediatric Acute Lung Injury and Sepsis Investigators (PALISI) Network: Implementation of Video Laryngoscope Assisted Coaching Reduces Adverse Tracheal Intubation Associated Events in the PICU. Critical Care Medicine Page: Epub ahead of Print, March 2023.

Daigle CH, Laverriere EK, Bruins BB, Lockman JL, Fiadjoe JE, ,McGowan N, Napolitano N, Shults J, Nadkarni VM, Nishisaki A, for the National Emergency Airway Registry for Children: NEAR4KIDS Investigators Pediatric Acute Lung Injury Sepsis Investigators (PALISI): Mitigation and Outcomes of Difficult Bag-Mask Ventilation in Critically Ill Children. Journal of Pediatric Intensive Care January 2023 Notes: Epublished January 2023.

Laverriere E, Je S, Ronan L, Madison M, Schramm S, Traynor DM, Bruins B, Boyer D, Napolitano N, Nishisaki A: Visualizing Pediatric Critical Care Fellow Tracheal Intubation Learning Curves. Critical Care Congress January 2023 Notes: SCCM Conference 2023.

Shepard LN, Napolitano N, Dominick C, Nickel AJ, Shults J, Mcgovern EL, Bruins BB, O'Halloran A, Huh JW, Topjian A, Kirschen MP, Morgan RW, Sutton RM, Nadkarni VM, Nishisaki A: Low quality bag-mask ventilation is associated with adverse airway outcomes. SCCM 2023.

Sequera-Ramos L, Laverriere EK, Garcia-Marcinkiewicz AG, Zhang B, Kovatsis PG, Fiadjoe JE, PeDI Collaborative: Sedation versus General Anesthesia for Tracheal Intubation in Children with Difficult Airways: A Cohort Study from the Pediatric Difficult Intubation Registry. Anesthesiology 137(4): 418-433, October 2022.

Laverriere E, Fiadjoe JE, McGowan N, Bruins BB, Napolitano N, Watanabe I, Yamada NK, Walsh CM, Berg RA, Nadkarni VM, Nishisaki A: A prospective observational study of video laryngoscopy guided coaching in the pediatric intensive care unit. Paediatr Anaesth 32(9): 1015-1023, September 2022 Notes: Epup 2022, June 24.

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Last updated: 08/09/2023
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