Elizabeth D. Barnett, MD
Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Pediatrics
Infectious Diseases

MD, Boston University



For more than 25 years at BUSM/BMC, Dr. Barnett has been a clinical and academic leader who has achieved international prominence in Travel and Tropical Medicine with a particular focus on refugee health and the medical needs of new immigrant families. She has served as the PI of the BMC Refugee Health Assessment Program for more than 20 years and also is Site Director for the GeoSentinel Program in partnership with the Centers for Disease Control. In addition, Dr. Barnett has studied the safety and dissemination of childhood immunizations and is a leader in the BMC Center for Immunization Safety and Assessment.

Nationally recognized for her work in Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Dr. Barnett is a member of the Committee on Infectious Diseases of the American Academy of Pediatrics, the body that publishes the Red Book, which is the authoritative text for the treatment of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. She has published more than 90 peer-reviewed manuscripts and presented at numerous national and international meetings and seminars.

Dr. Barnett completed her pediatric residency at Boston City Hospital (BCH) and Children’s Hospital, Boston. After serving as a Chief Resident in the Department of Pediatrics, she completed fellowship training in Pediatric Infectious Diseases at BCH under the direction of Drs. Pelton and Jerome Klein.

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A PHASE LLL RANDOMIZED, DOUBLE-BLIND, PLACEBO-CONTROLLED THREE-LOT CONSISTENCY STUDY IN HEALTHY ADULT VOLUNTEERS TO ASSESS IMMUNOGENICITY, AND CLINICAL ACCEPTABILITY OF A SINGLE-DOSE OF THE LIVE ORAL
03/06/2014 - 03/05/2017 (PI)
PaxVax, Inc.

A PHASE LLL RANDOMIZED, DOUBLE-BLIND, PLACEBO-CONTROLLED STUDY IN OLDER ADULTS TO ASSESS IMMUNOGENICITY AND CLINICAL ACCEPTABILITY OF A SINGLE-DOSE OF THE LIVE ORAL CHOLERA VACCINE CANDIDATE PXVX0200
11/01/2013 - 10/31/2016 (PI)
PaxVax, Inc.

A MULTICENTER, RANDOMIZED, OBSERVER-BLINDED, ACTIVE-CONTROLLED STUDY EVALUATING THE SAFETY, TOLERABILITY PHARMACOKINETICS AN EFFICACY OF CEFTAROLINE VERSUS CETRIAXONE IN PEDIATRIC SUBJECTS WITH COMPLI
01/01/2013 - 06/30/2015 (PI)
Cerexa, Inc.

A MULTI-CENTER, RANDOMIZED, OBSERVER-BLINDED, ACTIVE-CONTROLLED STUDY EVALUATING THE SAFETY, TOLERABILITY, PHARMACOKINETICS AND EFFICACY OF CEFTAROLINE VERSUS CETRIAXONE PLUS VANCOMYCIN IN PEDIATRIC
10/01/2012 - 09/30/2013 (PI)
Cerexa, Inc.

LONG TERM IMMUNITY AND SAFETY FOLLOWING VACCINATION WITH THE JAPANESE ECEPHALITIS VACCINE IC51 IN A PEDIATRIC POPULATION IN NON-ENDEMIC COUNTRIES
12/12/2011 - 12/11/2012 (PI)
Intercell AG

IMMUNOGENICITY AND SAFETY OF THE JAPANESE ENCEPHALITIS VACCINE IC51 (IXIARO, JESPECT) IN A PEDIATRIC POPULATION IN NON-ENDEMIC COUNTRIES. UNCONTROLLED, OPEN-LABEL PHASE 3 STUDY
02/01/2010 - 06/30/2012 (PI)
Intercell AG

Evaluation of Impact of Antimicrobial Therapy on Carriage of Susceptible and Resistant Streptococcus Pneumoniae
09/01/1999 - 06/30/2004 (PI)
SmithKline Beecham

Use of Intrapulmonary Percussive Ventilation to Prevent Respiratory Disease in Adolescents with Impaired Pulmonary Function
09/01/1999 - 08/31/2000 (PI)
Deborah Munroe Noonan Memorial Fund Medical Fdn Inc


Clinical Immunization Safety Assessment (CISA) Project - Clinical Consult Contributing
09/29/2017 - 09/28/2022 (PI)
DHHS

PXVX-VC-200-006
08/24/2017 - 08/24/2020 (PI)
PaxVax, Inc.

Safety of Adjuvanted versus High-Dose Inactivated Influenza Vaccines in Older Adults (Contributing)
09/29/2016 - 09/28/2019 (PI)
CDC

Refugee And Immigrant Health P
01/01/1992 - 06/30/2019 (PI)
DPH DHHS

CISA Clinical Evaluation Consult Activity
09/29/2013 - 09/28/2017 (PI)
CDC

Assessing Feasibility and Impact of Implementing an Oral Water Hydration Strategy to Prevent Post…
09/15/2014 - 09/14/2016 (PI)
CDC

A Comparison of a rapid enzyme chromatographic screening test for G6PD deficiency with a quantitativ
09/19/2006 - 06/30/2012 (PI)
Binax, Inc Dept of Defense

Boston Area Travel Medicine Network (BATMN)
09/30/2007 - 09/29/2011 (PI)
CDC
5U19CI000508-03


Publications listed below are automatically derived from MEDLINE/PubMed and other sources, which might result in incorrect or missing publications. Faculty can login to make corrections and additions.

  1. Barnett ED. Screening migrants and travellers for latent tuberculosis: what is new? J Travel Med. 2018 Oct 29. PMID: 30376112.
     
  2. Jelinek T, Cromer MA, Cramer JP, Mills DJ, Lessans K, Gherardin AW, Barnett ED, Hagmann SHF, Askling HH, Kiermayr S, Kadlecek V, Eder-Lingelbach S, Taucher C, Dubischar KL. Safety and immunogenicity of an inactivated Vero cell_derived Japanese encephalitis vaccine (IXIARO®, JESPECT®) in a pediatric population in JE non-endemic countries: An uncontrolled, open-label phase 3 study. Travel Med Infect Dis. 2018 Mar - Apr; 22:18-24. PMID: 29549036.
     
  3. Angelo KM, Haulman NJ, Terry AC, Leung DT, Chen LH, Barnett ED, Hagmann SHF, Hynes NA, Connor BA, Anderson S, McCarthy A, Shaw M, Van Genderen PJJ, Hamer DH. Illness among US resident student travellers after return to the USA: a GeoSentinel analysis, 2007-17. J Travel Med. 2018 Jan 01; 25(1).View Related Profiles. PMID: 30202952.
     
  4. Hagmann SHF, Rao SR, LaRocque RC, Erskine S, Jentes ES, Walker AT, Barnett ED, Chen LH, Hamer DH, Ryan ET. Travel Characteristics and Pretravel Health Care Among Pregnant or Breastfeeding U.S. Women Preparing for International Travel. Obstet Gynecol. 2017 Dec; 130(6):1357-1365.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29112671.
     
  5. Kemper AR, Barnett ED, Walter EB, Hornik C, Pierre-Joseph N, Broder KR, Silverstein M, Harrington T. Drinking Water to Prevent Postvaccination Presyncope in Adolescents: A Randomized Trial. Pediatrics. 2017 Nov; 140(5).View Related Profiles. PMID: 29061871.
     
  6. Stockwell MS, Marchant CD, Wodi AP, Barnett ED, Broder KR, Jakob K, Lewis P, Kattan M, Rezendes AM, Barrett A, Sharma D, Fernandez N, LaRussa P. A multi-site feasibility study to assess fever and wheezing in children after influenza vaccines using text messaging. Vaccine. 2017 12 15; 35(50):6941-6948.View Related Profiles. PMID: 29089191.
     
  7. Stoney RJ, Han PV, Barnett ED, Wilson ME, Jentes ES, Benoit CM, MacLeod WB, Hamer DH, Chen LH. Travelers' Diarrhea and Other Gastrointestinal Symptoms Among Boston-Area International Travelers. Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2017 Jun; 96(6):1388-1393.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28719282.
     
  8. Barbosa F, Barnett ED, Gautret P, Schlagenhauf P, van Genderen PJ, Grobusch MP, Connor BA, Hamer DH, Hochberg NS. Bordetella pertussis infections in travelers: data from the GeoSentinel global network. J Travel Med. 2017 05 01; 24(3).View Related Profiles. PMID: 28355615; DOI: 10.1093/jtm/taw094;.
     
  9. Hamer DH, MacLeod WB, Chen LH, Hochberg NS, Kogelman L, Karchmer AW, Ooi WW, Benoit C, Wilson ME, Jentes ES, Barnett ED. Pretravel Health Preparation of International Travelers: Results From the Boston Area Travel Medicine Network. Mayo Clin Proc Innov Qual Outcomes. 2017 Jul; 1(1):78-90.View Related Profiles. PMID: 30225404.
     
  10. Watts NS, Mizinduko MM, Barnett ED, White LF, Hochberg NS. Association between parasitic infections and tuberculin skin test results in refugees. Travel Med Infect Dis. 2017 Mar - Apr; 16:35-40.View Related Profiles. PMID: 28342825; DOI: 10.1016/j.tmaid.2017.03.007;.
     
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Bar chart showing 91 publications over 27 distinct years, with a maximum of 11 publications in 2013

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Travel and Tropical Medicine
refugee health
immigrant health
Pediatric Infectious Diseases
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