Zachary A. Vesoulis, M.D.  vesoulis_z@kids.wustl.edu

Instructor in Pediatrics, Newborn Medicine
Patient Oriented Research UnitNewborn Medicine

phone: (314) 454-6148

Education

  • B.A., Miami University2005
  • M.D., The Ohio State University2009

Training

  • Internship, St. Louis Children's Hospital2009 - 2010
  • Residency, St. Louis Children's Hospital2010 - 2011
  • Fellowship, Washington University School of Medicine2011 - 2014

Licensure and Board Certification

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support2009
  • Basic Life Support2009
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support2009
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program2009
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support2013
  • MO, Medical License2014
  • American Board of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics2014
  • American Board of Pediatrics, Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine2016

Honors

  • Miami University Scholar-Leader Award2003
  • Alspaugh Award for Professionalism in the Field of Medicine2005 - 2009
  • James P. Keating Outstanding Resident Award2011
  • PAS Young Investigator's Travel Award2014
  • Outstanding Fellow Teaching Award2014
  • Travel Award, Burroughs Wellcome Fund2016
  • Outstanding Citizenship Award, Clinical Research Training Center2016

Recent Publications view all (14)


Publication Co-Authors

  1. Vesoulis ZA, Mathur AM. Cerebral Autoregulation, Brain Injury, and the Transitioning Premature Infant Front. Pediatr.. 2017. doi:10.3389/fped.2017.00064  
  2. Rao R, Trivedi S, Vesoulis Z, Liao SM, Smyser CD, Mathur AM. Safety and Short-Term Outcomes of Therapeutic Hypothermia in Preterm Neonates 34-35 Weeks Gestational Age with Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy. J Pediatr. 2016. PMID:27979578  
  3. Vesoulis ZA, Lust CE, Liao SM, Trivedi SB, Mathur AM. Early hyperoxia burden detected by cerebral near-infrared spectroscopy is superior to pulse oximetry for prediction of severe retinopathy of prematurity. J Perinatol. 2016;36(11):966-971. PMCID:PMC5079836  PMID:27559717  
  4. Leadbetter KZ, Vesoulis ZA, White FV, Schmidt RE, Khanna G, Shimony JS, Mathur AM. The role of post-mortem MRI in the neonatal intensive care unit. J Perinatol. 2016. PMID:27654494  
  5. Vesoulis ZA, McPherson C, Neil JJ, Mathur AM, Inder TE. Early High-Dose Caffeine Increases Seizure Burden in Extremely Preterm Neonates: A Preliminary Study. J Caffeine Res. 2016;6(3):101-107. PMCID:PMC5031091  PMID:27679737  
  6. Vesoulis ZA, Ters NE, Foster A, Trivedi SB, Liao SM, Mathur AM. Response to dopamine in prematurity: a biomarker for brain injury? J Perinatol. 2016;36(6):453-8. PMCID:PMC4882223  PMID:26890555  
  7. Vesoulis ZA, El Ters NM, Wallendorf M, Mathur AM. Empirical estimation of the normative blood pressure in infants <28 weeks gestation using a massive data approach. J Perinatol. 2016;36(4):291-5. doi:10.1038/jp.2015.185  PMCID:PMC4808440  PMID:26633144  
  8. Vesoulis ZA, Liao SM, Trivedi SB, Ters NE, Mathur AM. A novel method for assessing cerebral autoregulation in preterm infants using transfer function analysis. Pediatr Res. 2016;79(3):453-9. doi:10.1038/pr.2015.238  PMCID:PMC4821724  PMID:26571222  
  9. Vesoulis ZA, Paul RA, Mitchell TJ, Wong C, Inder TE, Mathur AM. Normative amplitude-integrated EEG measures in preterm infants. J Perinatol. 2015;35(6):428-33. doi:10.1038/jp.2014.225  PMCID:PMC4447544  PMID:25521561  
  10. Vesoulis ZA, Attarian SJ, Zeller B, Cole FS. Minoxidil-associated anorexia in an infant with refractory hypertension. Pharmacotherapy. 2014;34(12):e341-4. doi:10.1002/phar.1495  PMID:25280267  
  11. Vesoulis ZA, Galindo R, Ornstein BW, White AJ. Neuro-Behçets in a Child Child Neurology Open. 2014;1(1). doi:10.1177/2329048X14550505   
  12. Vesoulis ZA, Mathur AM. Advances in management of neonatal seizures. Indian J Pediatr. 2014;81(6):592-8. doi:10.1007/s12098-014-1457-9  PMCID:PMC4338003  PMID:24796413  
  13. Vesoulis ZA, Inder TE, Woodward LJ, Buse B, Vavasseur C, Mathur AM. Early electrographic seizures, brain injury, and neurodevelopmental risk in the very preterm infant. Pediatr Res. 2014;75(4):564-9. doi:10.1038/pr.2013.245  PMCID:PMC3961524  PMID:24366515  
  14. Vesoulis ZA, Vachharajani AJ. Index of Suspicion in the Nursery Case 2: Late Preterm Infant With a Difficult Intubation Neoreviews. 2014;15(15):e99-e103. doi:10.1542/neo.15-3-e99  
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