Philip Lederer, MD
Assistant Professor
Boston University School of Medicine
Dept of Medicine
Infectious Diseases

MD, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine



Philip A. Lederer, MD is an infectious disease physician at Boston Medical Center, with an appointment as assistant professor in the Department of Medicine at Boston University. Prior to his arrival at BU, he was on the faculty of Harvard Medical School (Instructor), where he also completed his infectious diseases fellowship, at Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital.

Before coming to Harvard, he was an Epidemic Intelligence Service (EIS) officer at the Centers for Disease and Prevention (CDC). He worked in the Division of Global HIV/AIDS internationally on projects related to HIV and TB, as well as domestically on the MERS-Coronavirus and opioid epidemic. He was also a Lieutenant Commander in the United States Public Health Service (Commissioned Corps).
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. Nathavitharana RR, Daru P, Barrera AE, Mostofa Kamal SM, Islam S, Ul-Alam M, Sultana R, Rahman M, Hossain MS, Lederer P, Hurwitz S, Chakraborty K, Kak N, Tierney DB, Nardell E. FAST implementation in Bangladesh: high frequency of unsuspected tuberculosis justifies challenges of scale-up. Int J Tuberc Lung Dis. 2017 Sep 01; 21(9):1020-1025. PMID: 28826452.
     
  2. Nathavitharana RR, Bond P, Dramowski A, Kotze K, Lederer P, Oxley I, Peters JA, Rossouw C, van der Westhuizen HM, Willems B, Ting TX, von Delft A, von Delft D, Duarte R, Nardell E, Zumla A. Agents of change: The role of healthcare workers in the prevention of nosocomial and occupational tuberculosis. Presse Med. 2017 Mar; 46(2 Pt 2):e53-e62. PMID: 28256382; DOI: 10.1016/j.lpm.2017.01.014;.
     
  3. Pathmanathan I, Lederer P, Shiraishi RW, Wadonda-Kabondo N, Date A, Matatiyo B, Dokubo EK. Knowledge of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Status and Seropositivity After a Recently Negative Test in Malawi. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2017; 4(1):ofw231. PMID: 28480233; DOI: 10.1093/ofid/ofw231;.
     
  4. Nathavitharana RR, Peters J, Lederer P, von Delft A, Farley JE, Pai M, Jaramillo E, Raviglione M, Nardell E. Engaging health-care workers to reduce tuberculosis transmission. Lancet Infect Dis. 2016 08; 16(8):883-5. PMID: 27477968; DOI: 10.1016/S1473-3099(16)30199-2;.
     
  5. Piantadosi A, Rubin DB, McQuillen DP, Hsu L, Lederer PA, Ashbaugh CD, Duffalo C, Duncan R, Thon J, Bhattacharyya S, Basgoz N, Feske SK, Lyons JL. Emerging Cases of Powassan Virus Encephalitis in New England: Clinical Presentation, Imaging, and Review of the Literature. Clin Infect Dis. 2016 Mar 15; 62(6):707-713. PMID: 26668338; DOI: 10.1093/cid/civ1005;.
     
  6. Cohen JM, Lederer PA, Russell-Goldman E, Sampson CE, Lin JY, Ho AW, Asmal M. Photo quiz. An 86-Year-Old Man With Bilateral Chronic Wounds of the Legs. Bilateral invasive squamous cell carcinomas (Marjolin ulcers). Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Oct 01; 61(7):1147, 1199-200. PMID: 26343053.
     
  7. Fraser T, Hillmann W, Lederer PA, Kasmar A, Rencic J. Solving Summer Fever in Early Pregnancy. J Gen Intern Med. 2015 Oct; 30(10):1561-5. PMID: 25917661; PMCID: PMC4579207.
     
  8. Lind JN, Petersen EE, Lederer PA, Phillips-Bell GS, Perrine CG, Li R, Hudak M, Correia JA, Creanga AA, Sappenfield WM, Curran J, Blackmore C, Watkins SM, Anjohrin S. Infant and maternal characteristics in neonatal abstinence syndrome--selected hospitals in Florida, 2010-2011. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2015 Mar 06; 64(8):213-6. PMID: 25742381.
     
  9. Schwitters A, Lederer P, Zilversmit L, Gudo PS, Ramiro I, Cumba L, Mahagaja E, Jobarteh K. Barriers to health care in rural Mozambique: a rapid ethnographic assessment of planned mobile health clinics for ART. Glob Health Sci Pract. 2015 Mar; 3(1):109-16. PMID: 25745124; DOI: 10.9745/GHSP-D-14-00145;.
     
  10. von Delft A, Dramowski A, Khosa C, Kotze K, Lederer P, Mosidi T, Peters JA, Smith J, van der Westhuizen HM, von Delft D, Willems B, Bates M, Craig G, Maeurer M, Marais BJ, Mwaba P, Nunes EA, Nyirenda T, Oliver M, Zumla A. Why healthcare workers are sick of TB. Int J Infect Dis. 2015 Mar; 32:147-51. PMID: 25809771; DOI: 10.1016/j.ijid.2014.12.003;.
     
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HIV
TB
Global Health
Disparities
Social Justice
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