Rotem Lapidot, MD
Assistant Professor
Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine
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MD, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology
MS, Boston University
BA, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology

Rotem Lapidot, MD received her medical degree from the Technion Israel Institute of Technology. She has additional training as an intern and resident at the Rambam Health Care Campus. Dr. Lapidot was also a fellow in Pediatric Infectious Diseases at Boston University Medical Center. She has worked as an attending at the Rambam Health Care Campus as well as a primary care physician in an urgent care clinic in Haifa, Isreal.

Boston Medical Center

Surveillance of Invasive Pneumococcal Diseases (IPD) in Massachusetts’ Children - WI245928
12/13/2018 - 12/31/2025 (Multi-PI)
PI: Rotem Lapidot, MD
Pfizer, Inc

Evaluation Of Serotype 3 Strains Collected From Massachusetts’ And Portuguese Children 20002-2018…
06/13/2020 - 12/15/2023 (PI)
Pfizer, Inc

Investigator Travel Agreement, MISP# 60194 - Rotem Lapidot, Toronto
06/19/2022 - 06/23/2022 (PI)


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  1. Yildirim I, Lapidot R, Shaik-Dasthagirisaheb YB, Hinderstein S, Lee H, Klevens M, Grant L, Arguedas Mohs AG, Cane A, Madoff L, Johnson H, Ivanof C, Burns M, Pelton S. Invasive Pneumococcal Disease After 2 Decades of Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine Use. Pediatrics. 2024 Jan 01; 153(1).View Related Profiles. PMID: 38087952
  2. Odom AR, McClintock J, Gill CJ, Pieciak R, Ismail A, MacLeod WB, Johnson WE, Lapidot R. Analysis of nasopharyngeal microbiome patterns in Zambian infants with fatal acute febrile illness. bioRxiv. 2023 Sep 28.View Related Profiles. PMID: 37808661; PMCID: PMC10557644; DOI: 10.1101/2023.09.27.559805;
  3. McClintock J, Odom-Mabey AR, Kebere N, Ismail A, Mwananyanda L, Gill CJ, MacLeod WB, Pieciak RC, Lapidot R, Johnson WE. Postmortem Nasopharyngeal Microbiome Analysis of Zambian Infants With and Without Respiratory Syncytial Virus Disease: A Nested Case Control Study. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2023 Aug 01; 42(8):637-643.View Related Profiles. PMID: 37093853; PMCID: PMC10348642; DOI: 10.1097/INF.0000000000003941;
  4. Gill CJ, Mwananyanda L, MacLeod WB, Kwenda G, Pieciak RC, Etter L, Bridges D, Chikoti C, Chirwa S, Chimoga C, Forman L, Katowa B, Lapidot R, Lungu J, Matoba J, Mwinga G, Mubemba B, Mupila Z, Muleya W, Mwenda M, Ngoma B, Nakazwe R, Nzara D, Pawlak N, Pemba L, Saasa N, Simulundu E, Yankonde B, Thea DM. What is the prevalence of COVID-19 detection by PCR among deceased individuals in Lusaka, Zambia? A postmortem surveillance study. BMJ Open. 2022 Dec 06; 12(12):e066763.View Related Profiles. PMID: 36600354; PMCID: PMC9729848; DOI: 10.1136/bmjopen-2022-066763;
  5. Gill CJ, Mwananyanda L, MacLeod WB, Kwenda G, Pieciak R, Mupila Z, Murphy C, Chikoti C, Forman L, Berklein F, Lapidot R, Chimoga C, Ngoma B, Larson A, Lungu J, Nakazwe R, Nzara D, Pemba L, Yankonde B, Chirwa A, Mwale M, Thea DM. Infant deaths from respiratory syncytial virus in Lusaka, Zambia from the ZPRIME study: a 3-year, systematic, post-mortem surveillance project. Lancet Glob Health. 2022 02; 10(2):e269-e277.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35063114; PMCID: PMC8789563; DOI: 10.1016/S2214-109X(21)00518-0;
  6. Osei-Poku GK, Thomas S, Mwananyanda L, Lapidot R, Elliott PA, Macleod WB, Somwe SW, Gill CJ. A systematic review of the burden and risk factors of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) in Africa. J Glob Health. 2021; 11:04075.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35003713; PMCID: PMC8719309; DOI: 10.7189/jogh.11.04075;
  7. Mudenda V, Mumba C, Pieciak RC, Mwananyanda L, Chimoga C, Ngoma B, Mupila Z, Kwenda G, Forman L, Lapidot R, MacLeod WB, Thea DM, Gill CJ. Histopathological Evaluation of Deceased Persons in Lusaka, Zambia With or Without Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Infection: Results Obtained From Minimally Invasive Tissue Sampling. Clin Infect Dis. 2021 12 15; 73(Suppl_5):S465-S471.View Related Profiles. PMID: 34910177; PMCID: PMC8672753; DOI: 10.1093/cid/ciab858;
  8. Lapidot R, Vietri J, Shaff M, Averin A, Lonshteyn A, Weycker D, Wasserman M, Farkouh R, Pelton SI. Community-acquired pneumonia in infants: Not simply an acute event with complete recovery. Respir Med. 2022 01; 191:106671.View Related Profiles. PMID: 34864372
  9. Pelton SI, Lapidot R. Inferring Public Health Policies From Epidemiology and Whole Genome Sequencing of Invasive Pneumococcal Isolates From a Surveillance Network. Clin Infect Dis. 2021 06 15; 72(12):e957-e958.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33151276
  10. Lapidot R, Larson Williams A, MacLeod WB, Mwale M, Olowojesiku R, Enslen A, Mwananyanda L, Munanjala G, Chimoga C, Ngoma B, Thea DL, Gill CJ. Verbal Autopsies for Out-of-Hospital Infant Deaths in Zambia. Pediatrics. 2021 04; 147(4).View Related Profiles. PMID: 33664096
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2017 The Massachusetts Infectious Diseases Society: Edward Kass Award for clinical excellence in fellowship
2017 The Massachusetts Infectious Diseases Society: Maxwell Finland Award for excellence in research fellowship
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