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Senior Academic Director, Division of Emergency Medicine

Attending Physician, Division of Emergency Medicine

Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

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My Biography & Research

Clinical Interests

Pediatric emergency medicine

Research Interests

Dr. Schnadower's main research interest is in improving the diagnosis and management of young children presenting with infectious diseases to the emergency department, particularly UTIs, viral gastroenteritis, bloody diarrhea caused by STEC as well as understanding the role of gut microbiome in young infants with serious bacterial infections.

Academic Affiliation

Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Clinical Divisions

Emergency Medicine

Research Divisions

Emergency Medicine



Blog Posts

Our 2019 Research Annual Report

Genomics and Development

Our 2019 Research Annual Report

David Schnadower, MD, MPH, John Hogenesch, PhD ...2/4/2020

My Education

MD: National University of Mexico (UNAM), Mexico City, Mexico, 1994.

Pediatric Residency and Chief Residency: New York University, New York, NY, 1999.

Masters in Public Health: Columbia University, New York, NY, 2004.

Emergency Medicine Fellowship: Columbia University, New York, NY, 2007.

My Publications

A randomized trial evaluating virus-specific effects of a combination probiotic in children with acute gastroenteritis. Freedman, SB; Xie, J; Nettel-Aguirre, A; Pang, X; Chui, L; Williamson-Urquhart, S; Schnadower, D; Schuh, S; Sherman, PM; Lee, BE; et al. Nature Communications. 2020; 11.

A randomized trial evaluating virus-specific effects of a combination probiotic in children with acute gastroenteritis. Freedman, SB; Xie, J; Nettel-Aguirre, A; Pang, X; Chui, L; Williamson-Urquhart, S; Schnadower, D; Schuh, S; Sherman, PM; Lee, BE; et al. Nature Communications. 2020; 11.

Persistent, refractory, and biphasic anaphylaxis: A multidisciplinary Delphi study. Dribin, TE; Sampson, HA; Camargo, CA; Brousseau, DC; Spergel, JM; Neuman, MI; Shaker, M; Campbell, RL; Michelson, KA; Rudders, SA; et al. Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. 2020; 146:1089-1096.

Update on nonantibiotic therapies for acute gastroenteritis. Funk, A; Schnadower, D; Freedman, SB. Current Opinion in Infectious Diseases. 2020; 33:381-387.

Is a Lower Initial Epinephrine Dose Associated With Receipt of Additional Epinephrine Among Children Hospitalized With Anaphylaxis? A Retrospective Cohort Study. Dribin, TE; Michelson, KA; Zhang, Y; Schnadower, D; Neuman, MI. Clinical Pediatrics. 2020; 59:921-924.

Reply. Dribin, TE; Michelson, KA; Zhang, Y; Schnadower, D; Neuman, MI. Journal of Cleaner Production. 2020; 224:36-38.

International practice patterns of antibiotic therapy and laboratory testing in bronchiolitis. Zipursky, A; Kuppermann, N; Finkelstein, Y; Zemek, R; Plint, AC; Babl, FE; Dalziel, SR; Freedman, SB; Steele, DW; Fernandes, RM; et al. Pediatrics. 2020; 146:e20193684-e20193684.

Emergency information forms for children with medical complexity: A qualitative study. Copper, TC; Jeffe, DB; Ahmad, FA; Abraham, G; Yu, F; Hickey, B; Schnadower, D. Pediatric Emergency Care. 2020; 36:e318-e323.

Are Children with a History of Asthma More Likely to Have Severe Anaphylactic Reactions? A Retrospective Cohort Study. Dribin, TE; Michelson, KA; Zhang, Y; Schnadower, D; Neuman, MI. The Journal of Pediatrics. 2020; 220:159-164.e2.

Predicting Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome and Renal Replacement Therapy in Shiga Toxin-producing Escherichia coli-infected Children. McKee, RS; Schnadower, D; Tarr, PI; Xie, J; Finkelstein, Y; Desai, N; Lane, RD; Bergmann, KR; Kaplan, RL; Hariharan, S; et al. Clinical Infectious Diseases. 2020; 70:1643-1651.