Duha Al-Zubeidi  al-zubeidi_d@wustl.edu

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Assistant Professor, Hospitalist Medicine
Hospitalist Medicine

phone: (314) 454-2076

Clinical Interests

Clinical interests.

Education

  • MD, University of Jordan School of Medicine2005
  • MD, Jordan Hospital2006
  • MSCI, Washington University School of Medicine and St. Louis Children's Hospital2013

Training

  • Pediatric Intern, Texas Tech University, Amarillo, TX2007 - 2008
  • Pediatric Resident, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, IA2008 - 2010
  • Pediatric Infectious Diseases Fellow , Washington University School of Medicine and St. Louis Children's Hospital, St. Louis, MO 2010 - 2013

Licensure and Board Certification

  • 2010 - 2018Missouri medical license
  • 2010American Board of Pediatrics
  • 2013American Board of Pediatrics, subspecialty, PIDS

Honors and Awards

  • Best community advocacy project award, University of Jordan and College of Medicine2003
  • Medical student award in professionalism and patient care, University of Jordan and College of Medicine2004
  • University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics: Above and Beyond Award2009
  • Tuition Award/Institute of Clinical and Translational Sciences to support MSCI courses, University of Washington School of Medicine2011 - 2012
  • PIDS poster award, ID week 2012, San Diego2012
  • SOID Travel Grant Awards, AAP National Convention and Exhibition, New Orleans2012
  • SHEA Jonathan Freeman Scholarship2013
  • Great Catch Award, CMH, QI department2016

Recent Publications view all (24)


Publication Co-Authors

  1. Outbreak Response and Incident Management: SHEA Guidance and Resources for Healthcare Epidemiologists in United States Acute-Care Hospitals. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2017;38(12):1393-1419. PMID:29187263 
  2. A 5-Year-Old With Fever, Headache, Neck Stiffness, and Leg Pain. Pediatrics. 2016;138(5). PMID:27940753 
  3. Antimicrobial Stewardship Barriers and Goals in Pediatric Oncology and Bone Marrow Transplantation: A Survey of Antimicrobial Stewardship Practitioners. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2016;37(3):343-7. PMID:26639441 
  4. Prevention of Recurrent Staphylococcal Skin Infections. Infect Dis Clin North Am. 2015;29(3):429-64. PMCID:PMC4552962  PMID:26311356 
  5. Contamination of environmental surfaces with Staphylococcus aureus in households with children infected with methicillin-resistant S aureus. JAMA Pediatr. 2014;168(11):1030-8. PMCID:PMC4219733  PMID:25200331 
  6. Fatal human herpesvirus 6-associated encephalitis in two boys with underlying POLG mitochondrial disorders. Pediatr Neurol. 2014;51(3):448-52. PMID:25160553 
  7. Molecular Epidemiology of Recurrent Cutaneous Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Infections in Children. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2014;3(3):261-4. PMCID:PMC4381745  PMID:25844165 
  8. Molecular epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolated in serial cultures from the respiratory tract of children with cystic fibrosis. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2014;33(6):549-53. PMCID:PMC4016999  PMID:24220228 
  9. A serologic correlate of protective immunity against community-onset Staphylococcus aureus infection. Clin Infect Dis. 2013;56(11):1554-61. PMCID:PMC3641868  PMID:23446627 
  10. Graphium basitruncatum fungemia in an immunosuppressed child post stem-cell transplantation. Med Mycol Case Rep. 2012;1(1):35-8. PMCID:PMC3854641  PMID:24371733 
  11. Congenital pancytopenia and absence of B lymphocytes in a neonate with a mutation in the Ikaros gene. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2012;58(4):591-7. PMCID:PMC3161153  PMID:21548011 
  12. Rana E. El Feghaly, Deanna A. Sutton, Elizabeth H. Thompson, Jianmin Fu, Brian L. Wickes, Duha Al-Zubeidi, Gregory A. Storch, Carey-Ann D. Burnham. Graphium basitruncatum fungemia in an immunosuppressed child post stem-cell transplantation. Medical Mycology Case Reports. 2012, 35-38. 
  13. Commers T, Al-Zubeidi D. Luc’s Abscess. Accepted for Pediatrics in Review, for publication August 2017 
  14. Al-Zubeidi D, Burnham CA, Hogan PG, Collins R, Hunstad DA, Fritz SA. Molecular Epidemiology of Recurrent Cutaneous Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Infections in Children. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2014 Sep;3(3):261-4. PMID: 25844165. 
  15. Solano J, Winningham G, Al Zubeidi D, Myers A. A 5-Year-Old with Fever, Headache, Neck Stiffness and Leg Pain. Accepted in Pediatrics, February 2016  
  16. Fritz SA, Hogan PG, Singh LN, Thompson RM, Wallace MA, Whitney K, Al-Zubeidi D, Burnham CA, Fraser VJ. Contamination of Environmental Surfaces With Staphylococcus aureus in Households With Children Infected With Methicillin-Resistant S aureus JAMA Pediatr. 2014 Sep 8. doi: 10.1001/jamapediatrics.2014.121  
  17. Al-Zubeidi D, Hogan PG, Boyle M, Burnham CA, Fritz SA Molecular epidemiology of methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus isolated in serial cultures from the respiratory tract of children with cystic fibrosis.Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2014 Jun;33(6):549-53. 
  18. Fritz SA, Tiemann KM, Hogan PG, Epplin EK, Rodriguez M, Al-Zubeidi DN, Bubeck Wardenburg J, Hunstad DA. A Serologic Correlate of Protective Immunity Against Community-Onset Staphylococcus aureus Infection. Clin Infect Dis. 2013 Jun;56(11):1554-61. 
  19. Fritz SA, Hogan PG, Singh LN, Thompson RM, Wallace MA, Whitney K, Al-Zubeidi D, Burnham CA, Fraser VJ. Contamination of environmental surfaces with Staphylococcus aureus in households with children infected with methicillin-resistant S aureus. JAMA Pediatr. 2014 Nov; 168(11): 1030-8. PMID: 25200331. 
  20. Wolf J, Sun Y, Tang L, Newland JG, Gerber JS, Van Dyke CJ, Hymes SR, Yu D, Carias DC, Bryant PA, Al-Zubeidi D. Antimicrobial Stewardship Barriers and Goals in Pediatric Oncology and Bone Marrow Transplantation: A Survey of Antimicrobial Stewardship Practitioners. Infect Control Hosp Epdiemiol. 2016 Mar;37(3):343-7. PMID: 26639441 
  21. David B. Banach,Lynn Johnston, Duha Al-Zubeidi, Allison H. Bartlett… and the ORTP Advisory Panel. Outbreak Response and Incident Management: SHEA Guidance and Resources for Healthcare Epidemiologists in United States Acute-Care Hospitals. Infect Control Hosp Epdiemiol. In Press DOI: 10.1017/ice.2017.212 
  22. Al-Zubeidi D, Thangarajh M, Pathak S, Cai C, Schlaggar BL, Storch GA, Grange DK, Watson ME Jr.Fatal human herpesvirus 6-associated encephalitis in two boys with underlying POLG mitochondrial disorders. Pediatr Neurol. 2014 Sep;51(3):448-52 
  23. Al-Zubeidi D, Burnham CD, Hogan GP, Collins R, Fritz SA. Molecular Epidemiology of Recurrent Methicillin-Resistant Staphyloccocus aureus Infections in Children. JPIDS. 2013 
  24. Congenital pancytopenia and absence of B lymphocytes in a neonate with a mutation in the ikaros gene Pediatric Blood and Cancer. PMCID:2012 Apr;58(4):591-7  
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