Elissa M. Schechter-Perkins, MD, MPH
Associate Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Emergency Medicine

MD, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons




Infectious Diseases in the Emergency Department, Hepatitis C Virus screening in the Emergency Department, HIV Screening in the Emergency Department, Influenza Virus Testing in the Emergency Department, Abscess Management in the Emergency Department



LIA-FLU-468 cobas® Influenza A/B & RSV v2 Nucleic acid test for use on the cobas…
12/05/2019 - 12/04/2022 (PI)
Roche Molecular Sys

FOCUS Program - BMC HCV Screening, Confirmation and Linkage Initiative
09/01/2018 - 10/31/2020 (PI)
Gilead Sciences

LIA-MRSA-375 Clinical Utility
08/23/2017 - 03/06/2019 (PI)
Roche Molecular Sys

Point of Care Liat Influenza A/B Testing in the Emergency Department
11/02/2016 - 09/30/2018 (PI)
Roche Molecular Sys

LIA-CDIF-373 Clinical Utility
06/22/2016 - 09/30/2018 (PI)
Roche Molecular Sys

Invitro Diagnostic Devices for the Detection of Influenza
11/07/2014 - 05/05/2016 (PI)
Iquum

HIV CTR in the Boston Medical Center Emergency Department
02/03/2009 - 11/30/2013 (PI)
Gilead Sciences


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  1. Ertem Z, Schechter-Perkins E, Oster E, van den Berg P, Epshtein I, Chaiyakunapruk N, Wilson F, Perenchevich E, Pettey W, Branch-Elliman W, Nelson R. The Impact of School Opening Model on SARS-CoV-2 Community Incidence and Mortality: A Nationwide Cohort Study. Res Sq. 2021 Jul 15.View Related Profiles. PMID: 34282412; PMCID: PMC8288150; DOI: 10.21203/rs.3.rs-712725/v1;
     
  2. Faryar KA, Henderson H, Wilson JW, Hansoti B, May LS, Schechter-Perkins EM, Waxman MJ, Rothman RE, Haukoos JS, Lyons MS. COVID-19 and beyond: Lessons learned from emergency department HIV screening for population-based screening in healthcare settings. J Am Coll Emerg Physicians Open. 2021 Jun; 2(3):e12468. PMID: 34189516; PMCID: PMC8219288; DOI: 10.1002/emp2.12468;
     
  3. Waxman MJ, Moschella P, Duber HC, Martin DR, Benzoni T, Rothman RE, Schechter-Perkins EM. Emergency department-based COVID-19 vaccination: Where do we stand? Acad Emerg Med. 2021 06; 28(6):707-709. PMID: 33825244; DOI: 10.1111/acem.14261;
     
  4. Branch-Elliman W, Jack RS, Schechter-Perkins EM, van den Berg P, Epshtein I, Oster E, Nelson R. Reply to Author. Clin Infect Dis. 2021 May 14.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33988221
     
  5. Kataria Y, Cole M, Duffy E, de la Cena K, Schechter-Perkins EM, Bouton TC, Werler MM, Pierre C, Ragan EJ, Weber SE, Jacobson KR, Andry C. Seroprevalence of SARS-CoV-2 IgG antibodies and risk factors in health care workers at an academic medical center in Boston, Massachusetts. Sci Rep. 2021 05 06; 11(1):9694.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33958668; PMCID: PMC8102593; DOI: 10.1038/s41598-021-89107-5;
     
  6. Branch-Elliman W, Schechter-Perkins EM, Jack RS, van den Berg P, Epshtein I, Nelson R, Oster E. Reply to authors. Clin Infect Dis. 2021 Apr 25.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33895805
     
  7. Bouton TC, Lodi S, Turcinovic J, Weber SE, Quinn E, Korn C, Steiner J, Schechter-Perkins EM, Duffy E, Ragan EJ, Taylor BP, Schaeffer B, Miller N, Davidoff R, Hanage WP, Connor J, Pierre C, Jacobson KR. COVID-19 vaccine impact on rates of SARS-CoV-2 cases and post vaccination strain sequences among healthcare workers at an urban academic medical center: a prospective cohort study. medRxiv. 2021 Mar 31.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33821283; PMCID: PMC8020984; DOI: 10.1101/2021.03.30.21254655;
     
  8. van den Berg P, Schechter-Perkins EM, Jack RS, Epshtein I, Nelson R, Oster E, Branch-Elliman W. Effectiveness of three versus six feet of physical distancing for controlling spread of COVID-19 among primary and secondary students and staff: A retrospective, state-wide cohort study. Clin Infect Dis. 2021 Mar 10.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33704422; PMCID: PMC7989511; DOI: 10.1093/cid/ciab230;
     
  9. Garcia MA, Rampon GL, Doros G, Jia S, Jagan N, Gillmeyer K, Berical A, Hudspeth J, Ieong M, Modzelewski KL, Schechter-Perkins EM, Ross CS, Rucci JM, Simpson S, Walkey AJ, Bosch NA. Rationale and Design of the Awake Prone Position for Early Hypoxemia in COVID-19 (APPEX-19) Study Protocol. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2021 Mar 01.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33647225
     
  10. Pare JR, Camelo I, Mayo KC, Leo MM, Dugas JN, Nelson KP, Baker WE, Shareef F, Mitchell PM, Schechter-Perkins EM. Point-of-care Lung Ultrasound Is More Sensitive than Chest Radiograph for Evaluation of COVID-19. West J Emerg Med. 2020 Jun 19; 21(4):771-778.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32726240; PMCID: PMC7390587; DOI: 10.5811/westjem.2020.5.47743;
     
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Reuters Health 11/27/2018
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