Karen Marie Puopolo, MD, PhD

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

Contact information
CHOP Newborn Care at Pennsylvania Hospital
800 Spruce Street - 2nd Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107
Office: 215-829-3301
Fax: 215-829-7211
BS (Physics and Applied Physics)
Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, 1985.
MD (Medicine)
Tufts University School of Medicine, 1993.
PhD (Cellular and Molecular Physiology)
Tufts University Sackler School of Graduate Biomedical Sciences, 1993.
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Selected Publications

Flannery DD, Akinboyo IC, Mukhopadhyay S, Tribble A, Song L, Chen F, Li Y, Gerber JS, Puopolo KM: Antibiotic Susceptibility of Escherichia coli Among Infants Admitted to Neonatal Intensive Care Units Across the US 2009 to 2017. JAMA Pediatrics Nov 2020 Notes: In press.

Mukhopadhyay S, Wade KC, Dhudasia MB, Skerritt L, Chou JH, Dukhovny D, Puopolo KM: Clinical impact of neonatal hypoglycemia screening in the well-baby care Journal of Perinatology 40(9): 1331-1338, Sept 2020 Notes: Published online ahead of print, March 9, 2020.

Garber SJ, Dhudasia MB, Flannery DD, Passarella MR, Puopolo KM, Mukhopadhyay S. : Delivery-based criteria for empiric antibiotic administration among preterm infants. Journal of Perinatology Aug 2020 Notes: Epub ahead of print, 2020 Aug 13.

Kuzniewicz MW, Mukhopadhyay S, Li S, Walsh EM, Puopolo KM.: Time to Positivity of Neonatal Blood Cultures for Early-onset Sepsis Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal 39(7): 634-640, July 2020 Notes: epub ahead of print, May 5, 2020.

Flannery DD, Gouma S, Dhudasia MB, Mukhopadhyay S, Pfeifer MR, Woodford EC, Gerber JS, Arevalo CP, Bolton MJ, Weirick ME, Goodwin EC, Anderson EM, Greenplate AR, Kim J, Han N, Pattekar A, Dougherty J, Kuthuru O, Mathew D, Baxter AE, Vella LA, Weaver J, Verma A, Leite R, Morris JS, Rader DJ, Elovitz MA, Wherry EJ, Puopolo KM, Hensley SE.: SARS-CoV-2 seroprevalence among parturient women in Philadelphia. Science Immunology 5(49): eabd5709, July 2020.

Stoll BJ, Puopolo KM, Hansen NI, Sánchez PJ, Bell EF, Carlo WA, Cotten CM, D'Angio CT, Kazzi SNJ, Poindexter BB, Van Meurs KP, Hale EC, Collins MV, Das A, Baker CJ, Wyckoff MH, Yoder BA, Watterberg KL, Walsh MC, Devaskar U, Laptook AR, Sokol GM, Schrag SJ, Higgins RD; and the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Neonatal Research Network: Early-Onset Neonatal Sepsis 2015 to 2017, the Rise of Escherichia coli, and the Need for Novel Prevention Strategies. JAMA Pediatrics 174(7): e200593, July 2020.

Kimberlin DW, Puopolo KM. : Breastmilk and COVID-19: What Do We Know? Clinical Infectious Diseases Jun 2020 Notes: Published ahead of print, June 21, 2020.

Mukhopadhyay S, Puopolo KM, Hansen NI, Lorch SA, DeMauro SB, Greenberg RG, Cotten CM, Sánchez PJ, Bell EF, Eichenwald EC, Stoll BJ; Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Neonatal Research Network.: Impact of Early-Onset Sepsis and Antibiotic Use on Death or Survival with Neurodevelopmental Impairment at 2 Years of Age among Extremely Preterm Infants. Journal of Pediatrics 221: 39-46, Jun 2020.

Fitzgerald MP, Massey SL, Fung FW, Puopolo KM, Posencheg M, Allen-Napoli L, Malcolm M, Abend NS. : Expanding Access to Continuous EEG Monitoring in Neonatal Intensive Care Units. Journal of Clinical Neurophysiology Jun 2020 Notes: Epub ahead of print June 9, 2020.

Watterberg K; COMMITTEE ON FETUS AND NEWBORN (James J Cummings, Ira S Adams-Chapman, Susan Wright Aucott, Jay P Goldsmith, Ivan L Hand, Sandra E Juul, Brenda Bradley Poindexter, Karen Marie Puopolo, Dan L Stewart, Wanda D Barfield): Providing Care for Infants Born at Home. Pediatrics 145(5): e20200626, May 2020.

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