Rebecca Same  rsame@wustl.edu

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phone: (314) 454-6050

Education

  • AB, Magna cum laude, Georgetown University2007
  • MD, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine2014

Training

  • Resident, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine2014 - 2017
  • Fellow, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine2017 - 2020

Licensure and Board Certification

  • 2017 - 2021MD, State Medical License
  • 2017 - PresAmerican Board of Pediatrics
  • 2020 - PresMO, State Medical License
  • 2020Armstrong Institute Patient Safety and Quality Leadership Academy

Honors and Awards

  • Phi Beta Kappa Society2007
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Society2014
  • Society for Hospital Epidemiology of America Jonathan Freeman Scholarship2019
  • Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society Antimicrobial Stewardship Fellowship Award2019

Recent Publications view all (12)


  1. The Association of Antibiotic Duration With Successful Treatment of Community-Acquired Pneumonia in Children. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2020. PMID:32525203 
  2. Corrigendum to: Oral Vancomycin May Be Associated With Earlier Symptom Resolution Than Metronidazole for Hospitalized Children With Nonsevere Clostridioides difficile Infections. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2020;7(2):ofaa041. PMCID:PMC7041126  PMID:32110682 
  3. Oral Vancomycin May Be Associated With Earlier Symptom Resolution Than Metronidazole for Hospitalized Children With Nonsevere Clostridiodes difficile Infections. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2019;6(12):ofz492. PMCID:PMC6954469  PMID:31950069 
  4. Optimizing the Management of Uncomplicated Gram-Negative Bloodstream Infections in Children: Translating Evidence From Adults Into Pediatric Practice. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2019;8(5):485-488. PMCID:PMC6831935  PMID:31436812 
  5. Acute HIV in an Adolescent Male With Fever and Rhabdomyolysis. J Adolesc Health. 2019;65(4):567-569. PMCID:PMC7004276  PMID:31401024 
  6. Campylobacter Infections in Children. Pediatr Rev. 2018;39(11):533-541. PMCID:PMC6657695  PMID:30385582 
  7. Risk Factors for Extended-Spectrum Beta-Lactamase-Producing Enterobacteriaceae Carriage Upon Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Admission. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2018;39(1):116-118. PMCID:PMC6192532  PMID:29202892 
  8. A Seven-Day Course of TMP-SMX May Be as Effective as a Seven-Day Course of Ciprofloxacin for the Treatment of Pyelonephritis. Am J Med. 2017;130(7):842-845. PMCID:PMC5632565  PMID:28216442 
  9. Insights into the Affordable Medicines Facility-malaria in Ghana: the role of caregivers and licensed chemical sellers in four regions. Malar J. 2016;15(1):263. PMCID:PMC4862058  PMID:27160685 
  10. Diagnostic experience among 4,334 women reporting surgically diagnosed endometriosis. Fertil Steril. 2009;91(1):32-9. PMID:18367178 
  11. Missed Opportunities for Transitioning to Oral Antibiotic Therapy J Hosp Med. 
  12. In Brief: Antibiotic Stewardship Pediatr Rev. 
Last updated: 11/19/2020
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