Hitesh Deshmukh, MD, PhD

Assistant Professor, Division of Neonatology and Pulmonary Biology

Attending Neonatologist, Perinatal Institute

Phone 513-803-7448

Email hitesh.deshmukh@cchmc.org

MB; BS: University of Mumbai, Mumbai, India, 2001.

PhD: University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, 2006.

Residency: Pediatrics, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY, 2011.

Fellowship: Neonatology, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2014.  

Certification: American Board of Pediatrics, 2012.

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Deshmukh HS, Liu Y, Menkiti OR, Mei J, Dai N, O'Leary CE, et al. The microbiota regulates neutrophil homeostasis and host resistance to Escherichia coli K1 sepsis in neonatal mice. Nature Medicine. 2014 Apr 20.

Yan QS, Sharma-Kuinkel BK, Deshmukh HS, Tsalik EL, Cr DD, Lucas JA et al. Dusp3 and Psme3 Are Associated with Murine Susceptibility to Staphylococcus aureus Infection and Human Sepsis. Plos Pathogens. 2014 Jun 5;10(6).

Deshmukh HS, Lioy J. The use of early lung biopsy in detection of fatal pulmonary disease in the neonate. The Journal of Pediatrics. 2014 Apr;164(4):934-6.

Deshmukh HS, Caty MG, Ryan RM, Lakshminrusimha S. Intermittent 'bulge' in the umbilical cord. Journal of Perinatology. 2010 Jul;30(7):500-2. 

Ahn SH, Deshmukh HS8, Johnson N, Cowell LG, Rude TH, Scott WK, et al. Two genes on A/J chromosome 18 are associated with susceptibility to Staphylococcus aureus infection by combined microarray and QTL analyses. PLoS Pathogens. 2010;6(9):e1001088. *co-first author.

Deshmukh HS, McLachlan A, Atkinson JJ, Hardie WD, Korfhagen TR, Dietsch M, et al. Matrix metalloproteinase-14 mediates a phenotypic shift in the airways to increase mucin production. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 2009 Nov 1;180(9):834-45.

Deshmukh HS, Hamburger JB, Ahn SH, McCafferty DG, Yang SR, Fowler VG, Jr. Critical role of NOD2 in regulating the immune response to Staphylococcus aureus. Infection and immunity. 2009 Apr;77(4):1376-82. 

Deshmukh HS, Shaver C, Case LM, Dietsch M, Wesselkamper SC, Hardie WD, et al. Acrolein-activated matrix metalloproteinase 9 contributes to persistent mucin production. American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology. 2008 Apr;38(4):446-54.

Campbell SJ, Deshmukh HS*, Nelson CL, Bae IG, Stryjewski ME, Federspiel JJ, et al. Genotypic characteristics of Staphylococcus aureus isolates from a multinational trial of complicated skin and skin structure infections. Journal of Clinical Microbiology. 2008 Feb;46(2):678-84. *co-first author.

Deshmukh HS, Case LM, Wesselkamper SC, Borchers MT, Martin LD, Shertzer HG, et al. Metalloproteinases mediate mucin 5AC expression by epidermal growth factor receptor activation. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine. 2005 Feb 15;171(4):305-14.