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Barbara A. Jantausch, MD

The Center for Hospital-based Specialties

Infectious Disease

Children’s Research Institute (CRI)
Center for Translational Science
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Board CertificationsAmerican Board of Pediatrics/Infectious Disease
American Board of Pediatrics
National Provider Identifier1255418737

Service LocationsChildren's National Medical Center - Sheikh Zayed Campus for Advanced Children's Medicine
111 Michigan Avenue, NW
Washington, DC 20010
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Phone: 202-476-5000

Barbara Jantausch, MD, is a pediatric infectious disease specialist.
TypeSchoolLocationDegreeField of StudyYears
Undergraduate Education Upsala College Bachelor of Science 1977
Medical School Rutgers New Jersey Medical School Newark, NJDoctor of Medicine 1983
Affiliations and Memberships
TitleInstitutionCommittee / SectionYears
ChairmanNational Institutes of Health (NIHSafety Monitoring for a Fully Human Monoclonal Ant2005 - 2006
MemberNational Institute of Child and Health DevelopmentCommittee on Bioterrorism2008
TitleStudy NameInstitutionYears
Principal InvestigatorProspective, Multicenter, Double-Blind, Randomized, Comparative Study Merck Research Laboratories 2002
Principal InvestigatorDetermination of in vitro susceptibility of Penicillin Susceptible and Merck Research Laboratories 2001
Principal InvestigatorLinezolid IV/PO vs. Vancomycin IV for the Treatment of Resistant Gram- Pharmacia and Upjohn 2001
Principal InvestigatorLinezolid IV/PO for the Treatment of Vancomycin-Resistant EnterococcusPharmacia and Upjohn 2001
Principal InvestigatorLinezolid vs. Cefadroxil in the treatment of skin and skin structure Pharmacia and Upjohn 2000 2000
Read more about the research interests of Barbara A. Jantausch
Journal Article, Viraraghavan, R., Jantausch, B., Campos, J. (2004), Late-Onset Central Nervous System Shunt Infection with Proprionibacterium Acnes: Diagnosis and Management. , Clinical Pediatrics, 43, 393-397.

Journal Article, Deville, JG., Adler, S., Azimi, P., Jantausch, BA., Beltran, S., Lopez, P., Edge-Padbury, B., Naberhuis-Stehouser, S., Bruss, J. (2003), Linezolid versus Vancomycin In the Treatment of Known/Suspected Resistant Gram-Positive Infections in Neonates., The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 0, 158-163.

Journal Article, Jantausch, BA., Deville, JG., Adler, S., Morfin, MR., Lopez, P., Edge-Padbury, B., Naberhuis-Stebouser, S., Bruss, J. (2003), Linezolid for the Treatment of Children With Bacteremia or Nosocomial Pneumonia Due to Resistant Gram-Positive Bacterial Pathogens. , The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 22, 164-171.

Journal Article, Ayalew, K., Nambiar, S., Yasinskaya, Y., Jantausch, BA. (2003), Carbapenems in Pediatrics. , Therapeutic Drug Monitoring. , 25, 593-599.

Journal Article, Jantausch, BA., O’Donnell, R., Wiedermann, BL (2000), Urinary Interleukin-6 and Interleukin-8 in Children with Urinary Tract Infection, Pediatric Nephrology, 15, 236-240.

Journal Article, Jantausch, BA., O’Donnell, R., Rodriguez, WJ. (2000), Physician Use of a Telephone Access Line for Infectious Disease Consultation. , Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine. , 154, 1170-1171.

Journal Article, Jantausch, BA., Hull, SI. (1996), Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphism of PCR Amplified papE Gene Products is Correlated with Complete Serotype Among Uropathogenic Escherichia coli Isolates., Microbial Pathogenesis. , 20, 351-360.

Journal Article, Jantausch, BA., Luban, NLC., Duffy, L., Rodriguez, WJ. (1995), Treatment of Disseminated Neonatal Echovirus 11 Infection with Maternal Plasma Transfusion. , The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 14, 154-155.

Journal Article, Jantausch, B., Criss, VR., O’Donnell, R., Wiedermann, B., Majd, M., Rushton, HG., Shirey, RS., Luban, NLC. (1994), Association of Lewis Blood Group Phenotypes with Urinary Tract Infection in Children. , Journal of Pediatrics. , 124, 863-868.

Journal Article, Jantausch, B., Rifai, N., Getson, P., Akram, S., Majd, M., Wiedermann, B. (1994), Urinary N-acetyl-b-glucosaminidase and b-2 microglobulin in the Diagnosis of Urinary Tract Infection in Febrile Infants. , The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 13, 294-299.

For a more comprehensive list of publications for Barbara Jantausch, MD view the National Library of Medicine’s PubMed online database

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