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Thomas W Conlon, MD

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 Medicine
3401 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4399
Office: 267-426-9967
Fax: 215-590-3934
BA (Science & Technology Studies)
Cornell University, 2000.
MD (Medicine)
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 2006.
Post-Graduate Training
Resident, Combined Internal Medicine/Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, 2006-2010.
Fellow, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, 2010-2013.
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)(Provider), 2010.
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), 2010.
Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatrics, 2010.
Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS), 2013.
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)(Instructor), 2013.
Basic Life Support (BLS), 2015.
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Selected Publications

Conlon T, Kessler D, Su E: Chapter 42: Pediatrics. Point of Care Ultrasound. Nilam Soni, Robert Arntfield, Pierre Kory (eds.). Elsevir, 2nd Edition, 2018 Notes: In Press.

Glau C, Conlon T, Himebauch A, Boyer D, Rosenblatt S, Nishisaki A: Characterization of Thoracic Pathophysiology in Patients on High Frequency Oscillatory Ventilation: Pediatric Experience. Journal of Ultrasound in Medicine 37(10): 2425-2431, October 2018.

Conlon TW, Kantor DB, Su ER, Basu S, Boyer DL, Haileselassie B, Petersen TL, Su F, Nishisaki A: Diagnostic Bedside Ultrasound Program Development in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine: Results of a National Survey. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine August 2018 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Conlon TW, MD, Himebauch AS, Cahill AM, Kraus AM, Madu CR, Weber MD, Czajka CA, Baker RL, Brinkley TM, Washington MD, Frey AM, Nelson EM, Jefferies CJ, Woods-Hill CZ, Wolfe HA, Davis DH: Development and Implementation of a Bedside PICC Service in a Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Pediatric Critical Care Medicine August 2018 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Himebauch AS, Yehya N, Yan W, Conlon TW, Kilbuagh TJ, McGowan FX, Mercer-Rosa L: Early right ventricular systolic dysfunction and pulmonary hypertension are associated with worse outcomes in pediatric acute respiratory distress syndrome. Critical Care Medicine August 2018 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Glau CL, Conlon TW, Himebauch AS, Yehya N, Weiss SL, Berg RA, Nishisaki A : Progressive Diaphragm Atrophy in Pediatric Acute Respiratory Failure Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 19(5): 406-411, May 2018.

Walker S, Conlon TW, Zhang B, Mensinger J, Fitzgerald JC, Himebauch A, Glau C, Nishisaki A, Ranjit S, Nadkarni VM, Weiss SL: Application of clinical signs to differentiate warm versus cold pediatric septic shock. Pediatric Academic Societies May 2018 Notes: Poster Presentation at PAS Meeting, May 2018, Toronto, Canada.

Wenger J, Conlon T, Burzynski J, Hirshberg E, Sanchez de Toledo J, Horowitz R, McGuire J, von Saint Andre-von Arnim A: Department-Based Bedside Ultrasound Training Feasibility and Assessment of Barriers and Utilization. Critical Care Medicine Feb 2018.

Black S, Boyer D, Chen J, Conlon T, Fiadjoe J, Gurnaney H, Gordon E, Kilgallon S, Lockman J, Nishisaki A, Schwartz AJ : Novel Organizational Restructuring Supports Education Program Excellence: A Departmental Experience. CHOP Education Symposium Jan 2018 Notes: Poster Presentation.

Ruby J, Conlon T, Lin E, Fiadjoe J, Muhly WT, Puglia M, Pearsall M, Lockman JL, Nishisaki A, Schwartz AJ: Perception of bedside ultrasound skill and clinical utility in the perioperative setting: a Division of General Anesthesiology needs assessment survey CHOP Education Symposium Jan 2018 Notes: Poster Presentation.

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Last updated: 10/05/2018
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