Lilliam Ambroggio, PhD
Associate Professor, Pediatrics-Emergency Medicine

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Graduate Schools :
  • MPH, Drexel University (2008)
  • PhD, Drexel University (2011)
Undergraduate School:
  • BS, University of Washington (WA) (2003)
Fellowships:
  • Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center Program, T32 General Pediatrics Research Fellowship (2013)
Languages: English, Spanish
Department: Pediatrics-Emergency Medicine

Publications

  • Desai S, Hall M, Lipsett SC, Shah SS, Brogan TV, Hersh AL, Williams DJ, Grijalva CG, Gerber JS, Blaschke AJ, Neuman MI, Ambroggio L. Mycoplasma Pneumoniae Testing and Treatment Among Children With Community-Acquired Pneumonia. Hosp Pediatr. 2021 Jul;11(7):760-763. PubMed PMID: 34583319
  • Florin TA, Ambroggio L, Shah SS, Ruddy RM, Nylen ES, Balmert L. Urinary Proadrenomedullin and Disease Severity in Children with Suspected Community-Acquired Pneumonia. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2021 Sep 17. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 34533488
  • Mick E, Tsitsiklis A, Spottiswoode N, Caldera S, Serpa P, Detweiler A, Neff N, Pisco AO, Li L, Retallack H, Ratnasiri K, Williamson K, Soesanto V, Simões E, Kistler A, Wagner B, DeRisi J, Ambroggio L, Mourani P, Langelier C. Upper airway gene expression reveals a more robust innate and adaptive immune response to SARS-CoV-2 in children compared with older adults. Res Sq. 2021 Aug 26. PubMed PMID: 34462739
  • Ambroggio L, Florin TA, Williamson K, Pfefferman C, Wagner BD, Yeomans L, Kim JH, Sucharew H, Macaluso M, Ruddy RM, Shah SS, Stringer KA. Respiratory Colonization and Short-Term Temporal Changes in the Urinary Metabolome of Children. Metabolites. 2021 Jul 30;11(8). PubMed PMID: 34436441
  • Gao HM, Ambroggio L, Shah SS, Ruddy RM, Florin TA. Predictive Value of Clinician "Gestalt" in Pediatric Community-Acquired Pneumonia. Pediatrics. 2021 May;147(5). PubMed PMID: 33903161
  • Cotter JM, Thomas J, Birkholz M, Ambroggio L, Holstein J, Dominguez SR. Clinical Impact of a Diagnostic Gastrointestinal Panel in Children. Pediatrics. 2021 May;147(5). PubMed PMID: 33837134
  • Shapiro DJ, Hall M, Lipsett SC, Hersh AL, Ambroggio L, Shah SS, Brogan TV, Gerber JS, Williams DJ, Grijalva CG, Blaschke AJ, Neuman MI. Short- Versus Prolonged-Duration Antibiotics for Outpatient Pneumonia in Children. J Pediatr. 2021 Jul;234:205-211.e1. PubMed PMID: 33745996
  • Meyer Sauteur PM, Ambroggio L, van Rossum AMC, Berger C. Reply to author. Clin Infect Dis. 2021 Sep 7;73(5):938-939. PubMed PMID: 33581694
  • Funk AL, Florin TA, Dalziel SR, Mintegi S, Salvadori MI, Tancredi DJ, Neuman MI, Payne DC, Plint AC, Klassen TP, Malley R, Ambroggio L, Kim K, Kuppermann N, Freedman SB. Prospective cohort study of children with suspected SARS-CoV-2 infection presenting to paediatric emergency departments: a Paediatric Emergency Research Networks (PERN) Study Protocol. BMJ Open. 2021 Jan 15;11(1):e042121. PubMed PMID: 33452195
  • Florin TA, Ambroggio L, Ruddy R, Shah SS. Reply to Meyer Sauteur and Berger. Clin Infect Dis. 2021 Oct 5;73(7):e1771. PubMed PMID: 33367624
  • Florin TA, Ambroggio L, Brokamp C, Zhang Y, Nylen ES, Rattan M, Crotty E, Belsky MA, Krueger S, Epperson TN, Kachelmeyer A, Ruddy RM, Shah SS. Proadrenomedullin Predicts Severe Disease in Children With Suspected Community-acquired Pneumonia. Clin Infect Dis. 2021 Aug 2;73(3):e524-e530. PubMed PMID: 32761072
  • Mourani PM, Sontag MK, Williamson KM, Harris JK, Reeder R, Locandro C, Carpenter TC, Maddux AB, Ziegler K, Simões EAF, Osborne CM, Ambroggio L, Leroue MK, Robertson CE, Langelier C, DeRisi JL, Kamm J, Hall MW, Zuppa AF, Carcillo J, Meert K, Sapru A, Pollack MM, McQuillen P, Notterman DA, Dean JM, Wagner BD. Temporal airway microbiome changes related to ventilator-associated pneumonia in children. Eur Respir J. 2021 Mar;57(3). PubMed PMID: 33008935
  • Lipsett SC, Hall M, Ambroggio L, Hersh AL, Shah SS, Brogan TV, Gerber JS, Williams DJ, Grijalva CG, Blaschke AJ, Neuman MI. Antibiotic Choice and Clinical Outcomes in Ambulatory Children with Community-Acquired Pneumonia. J Pediatr. 2021 Feb;229:207-215.e1. PubMed PMID: 33045236
  • Cotter J, Hardee I, Moss A, Dempsey A, Ambroggio L. Procalcitonin Utilization: Variation Across-Hospitals and Trends Over Time. (2021) Hospital Pediatrics. In press.
  • Cafferty R*, Ambroggio L, Leonard J, Schmidt S, Haasz M. Evaluating Provider Documentation of Suicide Risk Factors Among Youth Screening Positive for Suicide Risk in a Pediatric Emergency Department (2021) Pediatric Emergency Care. In press.
  • Ramgopal S, Ambroggio L, Lorenz D, Shah SS, Ruddy R, Florin TA. A Prediction Model for Pediatric Radiographic Pneumonia. (2021) Pediatrics. In press.
  • Mourani PM, Sontag MK, Williamson KM, Harris JK, Reeder R, Locandro C, Carpenter TC, Maddux AB, Ziegler K, Simões EAF, Osborne CM, Ambroggio L, Leroue MK, Robertson CE, Langelier C, DeRisi JL, Kamm J, Hall MW, Zuppa AF, Carcillo J, Meert K, Sapru A, Pollack MM, McQuillen P, Notterman DA, Dean JM, Wagner BD. Temporal airway microbiome changes related to ventilator associated pneumonia in children. Eur Respir J. 2020 Oct 2. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 33008935
  • Meyer Sauteur PM, Pánisová E, Bachmann LM, Ambroggio L, Berger C. Evaluation of IgM lateral flow assay as screening tool for Mycoplasma pneumoniae infection in childhood pneumonia. J Clin Microbiol. 2020 Sep 2. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 32878949
  • Florin TA, Ambroggio L, Brokamp C, Zhang Y, Nylen ES, Rattan M, Crotty E, Belsky MA, Krueger S, Epperson TN, Kachelmeyer A, Ruddy RM, Shah SS. Proadrenomedullin Predicts Severe Disease in Children with Suspected Community-Acquired Pneumonia. Clin Infect Dis. 2020 Aug 6. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 32761072
  • Florin TA, Ambroggio L, Brokamp C, Zhang Y, Rattan M, Crotty E, Belsky MA, Krueger S, Epperson TN 4th, Kachelmeyer A, Ruddy R, Shah SS. Biomarkers and Disease Severity in Children With Community-Acquired Pneumonia. Pediatrics. 2020 Jun;145(6). PubMed PMID: 32404432
  • Lipshaw MJ, Eckerle M, Florin TA, Crotty EJ, Lipscomb J, Jacobs J, Rattan MS, Ruddy RM, Shah SS, Ambroggio L. Antibiotic Use and Outcomes in Children in the Emergency Department With Suspected Pneumonia. Pediatrics. 2020 Apr;145(4). PubMed PMID: 32179662
  • Cotter JM, Thomas J, Birkholz M, Brittan M, Ambroggio L, Dolan S, Pearce K, Todd J, Dominguez SR. Impact of Multiplex Testing on the Identification of Pediatric Clostridiodes Difficile. J Pediatr. 2020 Mar;218:157-165.e3. PubMed PMID: 32089179
  • Moss SR, Jenkins AM, Caldwell AK, Herbst BF Jr, Kelleher ME, Kinnear B, Ambroggio L, Herbst LA, Chima RS, O'Toole JK. Risk Factors for the Development of Hospital-Associated Venous Thromboembolism in Adult Patients Admitted to a Children's Hospital. Hosp Pediatr. 2020 Feb;10(2):166-172. PubMed PMID: 31924691
  • Thomson J, Hall M, Ambroggio L, Berry JG, Stone B, Srivastava R, Shah SS. Antibiotics for Aspiration Pneumonia in Neurologically Impaired Children. J Hosp Med. 2020 Jul 1;15(7):395-402. PubMed PMID: 31891564
  • Meyer Sauteur PM, Krautter S, Ambroggio L, Seiler M, Paioni P, Relly C, Capaul R, Kellenberger C, Haas T, Gysin C, Bachmann LM, van Rossum AMC, Berger C. Improved Diagnostics Help to Identify Clinical Features and Biomarkers That Predict Mycoplasma pneumoniae Community-acquired Pneumonia in Children. Clin Infect Dis. 2020 Oct 23;71(7):1645-1654. PubMed PMID: 31665253
  • Meyer Sauteur PM, Pánisová E, Bachmann LM, Ambroggio L, Berger C. Evaluation of IgM Lateral Flow Assay as a Screening Tool for Mycoplasma pneumoniae Infection in Childhood Pneumonia. J Clin Microbiol. 2020 Oct 21;58(11). PubMed PMID: 32878949
  • Navanandan N, Moss A, Tanverdi M, Ambroggio L, Brittan M. Corticosteroid choice and clinical outcomes for asthma exacerbations in the primary care setting. J Asthma. 2020 Nov 6;:1-9. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 33106059
  • Florin TA, Ambroggio L, Lorenz D, Kachelmeyer A, Ruddy RM, Kuppermann N, Shah SS. Development and Internal Validation of a Prediction Model to Risk Stratify Children with Suspected Community-Acquired Pneumonia. Clin Infect Dis. 2020 Nov 7. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 33159514
  • Florin TA, Tancredi DJ, Ambroggio L, Babl FE, Dalziel SR, Eckerle M, Mintegi S, Neuman M, Plint AC, Kuppermann N. Predicting severe pneumonia in the emergency department: a global study of the Pediatric Emergency Research Networks (PERN)-study protocol. BMJ Open. 2020 Dec 2;10(12):e041093. PubMed PMID: 33268423
  • Lipsett SC, Hall M, Ambroggio L, Desai S, Shah SS, Brogan TV, Hersh AL, Williams DJ, Grijalva CG, Gerber JS, Blaschke AJ, Neuman MI. Predictors of Bacteremia in Children Hospitalized With Community-Acquired Pneumonia. Hosp Pediatr. 2019 Oct;9(10):770-778. PubMed PMID: 31519736
  • Forster CS, Tang Girdwood S, Morrison JM, Ambroggio L. Changing the Paradigm of Research in Pediatric Hospital Medicine. Hosp Pediatr. 2019 Sep;9(9):732-735. PubMed PMID: 31444246
  • Lipshaw MJ, Florin TA, Krueger S, Belsky MA, Epperson T, Crotty EJ, Lipscomb J, Jacobs J, Rattan MS, Ruddy RM, Shah SS, Ambroggio L. Factors Associated With Antibiotic Prescribing and Outcomes for Pediatric Pneumonia in the Emergency Department. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2019 Jul 8. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 31290801
  • Hussain FS, Sosa T, Ambroggio L, Gallagher R, Brady PW. Emergency Transfers: An Important Predictor of Adverse Outcomes in Hospitalized Children. J Hosp Med. 2019 Aug 1;14(8):482-485. PubMed PMID: 31251153
  • Ambroggio L, Brokamp C, Mantyla R, DePaoli B, Ruddy RM, Shah SS, Florin TA. Validation of the British Thoracic Society Severity Criteria for Pediatric Community-acquired Pneumonia. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2019 Sep;38(9):894-899. PubMed PMID: 31232897
  • Gyurova IE, Schlums H, Sucharew H, Ambroggio L, Ochayon DE, Win HT, Bryceson YT, Bernstein DI, Waggoner SN. Dynamic Changes in Natural Killer Cell Subset Frequencies in the Absence of Cytomegalovirus Infection. Front Immunol. 2019;10:2728. PubMed PMID: 31824507
  • Meyer Sauteur PM, Krautter S, Ambroggio L, Seiler M, Paioni P, Relly C, Capaul R, Kellenberger C, Haas T, Gysin C, Bachmann LM, van Rossum AMC, Berger C. Improved diagnostics help to identify clinical features and biomarkers that predict Mycoplasma pneumoniae community-acquired pneumonia in children. Clin Infect Dis. 2019 Oct 26. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 31665253
  • Lipsett SC, Hall M, Ambroggio L, Desai S, Shah SS, Brogan TV, Hersh AL, Williams DJ, Grijalva CG, Gerber JS, Blaschke AJ, Neuman MI. Predictors of Bacteremia in Children Hospitalized With Community-Acquired Pneumonia. Hosp Pediatr. 2019 Oct;9(10):770-778. PubMed PMID: 31519736
  • Forster CS, Tang Girdwood S, Morrison JM, Ambroggio L. Changing the Paradigm of Research in Pediatric Hospital Medicine. Hosp Pediatr. 2019 Sep;9(9):732-735. PubMed PMID: 31444246
  • Lipshaw MJ, Florin TA, Krueger S, Belsky MA, Epperson T, Crotty EJ, Lipscomb J, Jacobs J, Rattan MS, Ruddy RM, Shah SS, Ambroggio L. Factors Associated With Antibiotic Prescribing and Outcomes for Pediatric Pneumonia in the Emergency Department. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2019 Jul 8. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 31290801
  • Hussain FS, Sosa T, Ambroggio L, Gallagher R, Brady PW. Emergency Transfers: An Important Predictor of Adverse Outcomes in Hospitalized Children. J Hosp Med. 2019 Aug 1;14(8):482-485. PubMed PMID: 31251153
  • Ambroggio L, Brokamp C, Mantyla R, DePaoli B, Ruddy RM, Shah SS, Florin TA. Validation of the British Thoracic Society Severity Criteria for Pediatric Community-acquired Pneumonia. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2019 Sep;38(9):894-899. PubMed PMID: 31232897
  • Ambroggio L, Herman H, Fain E, Huang G, Florin TA. Clinical Risk Factors for Revisits for Children With Community-Acquired Pneumonia. Hosp Pediatr. 2018 Nov;8(11):718-723. PubMed PMID: 30352815
  • Ambroggio L, Mangeot C, Murtagh Kurowski E, Graham C, Korn P, Strasser M, Cavallo C, Brady K, Campanella S, Clohessy C, Brinkman WB, Shah SS. Guideline Adoption for Community-Acquired Pneumonia in the Outpatient Setting. Pediatrics. 2018 Oct;142(4). PubMed PMID: 30254038
  • Schlaudecker EP, Ambroggio L, McNeal MM, Finkelman FD, Way SS. Declining responsiveness to influenza vaccination with progression of human pregnancy. Vaccine. 2018 Jul 25;36(31):4734-4741. PubMed PMID: 29941326
  • Ambroggio L, Shah SS, Coley BD. Reply. J Pediatr. 2018 May;196:329-330. PubMed PMID: 29501239
  • Florin TA, Brokamp C, Mantyla R, DePaoli B, Ruddy R, Shah SS, Ambroggio L. Validation of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society-Infectious Diseases Society of America Severity Criteria in Children With Community-Acquired Pneumonia. Clin Infect Dis. 2018 Jun 18;67(1):112-119. PubMed PMID: 29346512
  • Brady PW, Tchou MJ, Ambroggio L, Schondelmeyer AC, Shaughnessy EE. Quality Improvement Feature Series Article 2: Displaying and Analyzing Quality Improvement Data. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2018 May 15;7(2):100-103. PubMed PMID: 29040644
  • Shaughnessy EE, Shah A, Ambroggio L, Statile A. Quality Improvement Feature Series Article 1: Introduction to Quality Improvement. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2018 Feb 19;7(1):6-10. PubMed PMID: 28992204
  • Shah SS, Florin TA, Ambroggio L. Procalcitonin in Childhood Pneumonia. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2018 Feb 19;7(1):54-55. PubMed PMID: 28339955
  • Ambroggio L, Herman H, Fain E, Huang G, Florin TA. Clinical Risk Factors for Revisits for Children With Community-Acquired Pneumonia. Hosp Pediatr. 2018 Nov;8(11):718-723. PubMed PMID: 30352815
  • Shah SS, Florin TA, Ambroggio L. Procalcitonin in Childhood Pneumonia. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2018 Feb 19;7(1):54-55. PubMed PMID: 28339955
  • Shaughnessy EE, Shah A, Ambroggio L, Statile A. Quality Improvement Feature Series Article 1: Introduction to Quality Improvement. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2018 Feb 19;7(1):6-10. PubMed PMID: 28992204
  • Brady PW, Tchou MJ, Ambroggio L, Schondelmeyer AC, Shaughnessy EE. Quality Improvement Feature Series Article 2: Displaying and Analyzing Quality Improvement Data. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2018 May 15;7(2):100-103. PubMed PMID: 29040644
  • Ambroggio L, Schondelmeyer A, Hoefgen E, Brady P, Shaughnessy E. Quality Improvement Feature Series Article 4: Advanced Designs for Quality Improvement Studies. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2018 Dec 3;7(4):335-337. PubMed PMID: 29045666
  • Florin TA, Brokamp C, Mantyla R, DePaoli B, Ruddy R, Shah SS, Ambroggio L. Validation of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society-Infectious Diseases Society of America Severity Criteria in Children With Community-Acquired Pneumonia. Clin Infect Dis. 2018 Jun 18;67(1):112-119. PubMed PMID: 29346512
  • Ambroggio L, Shah SS, Coley BD. Reply. J Pediatr. 2018 May;196:329-330. PubMed PMID: 29501239
  • Schlaudecker EP, Ambroggio L, McNeal MM, Finkelman FD, Way SS. Declining responsiveness to influenza vaccination with progression of human pregnancy. Vaccine. 2018 Jul 25;36(31):4734-4741. PubMed PMID: 29941326
  • Ambroggio L, Mangeot C, Murtagh Kurowski E, Graham C, Korn P, Strasser M, Cavallo C, Brady K, Campanella S, Clohessy C, Brinkman WB, Shah SS. Guideline Adoption for Community-Acquired Pneumonia in the Outpatient Setting. Pediatrics. 2018 Oct;142(4). PubMed PMID: 30254038
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General Information

Graduate Schools:
  • MPH, Drexel University (2008)
  • PhD, Drexel University (2011)
Undergraduate Schools:
  • BS, University of Washington (WA) (2003)
Fellowships:
  • Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center Program, T32 General Pediatrics Research Fellowship (2013)
Languages: English, Spanish
Department: Pediatrics-Emergency Medicine
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