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Brian D. W. Chow, MD Accepting New Patients LGBTQ Health LGBTQ Health Virtual Appointments Available


Programs + Specialties
Training + Education Case Western Reserve University; University Hospitals Case Medical Center/Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital; Brown University Affiliated Hospitals
Board Certifications Infectious Diseases, Internal Medicine (General), Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Pediatrics (General)
NPI # 1972716223
Gender Male
Language(s) French
Accepted Insurances View Accepted Insurances at Tufts MC + Tufts Children's Hospital

Tufts Medical Center
Biewend Building, 3rd Floor
800 Washington Street
Boston, MA 02111
Phone #: 617-636-7010
Fax #: 617-636-7100

2020 Fellow, Infectious Diseases Society of America
2016-2017 Tufts CTSI Junior Faculty Forum
2015 Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics
2012-2014, Thrasher Research Foundation Early Career Award Grant
2009, Scholarship in Teaching Award, Case Western Reserve University

Frost HM, McLean HQ, Chow BDW. “Variability in antibiotic prescribing for upper respiratory illnesses by provider specialty.” J Pediatr. (2018) 203:76-85.

Huong Q. McLean, Ph.D., M.P.H., Jeffrey J. VanWormer, Ph.D., Brian D.W. Chow, M.D., Becky Birchmeier, R.N., M.S., Elizabeth Vickers, M.P.H., Edna DeVries, M.D., James Meyer, M.D., Jeffrey Moore, M.D., Michael M. McNeil, M.D., M.P.H., Shannon Stokley, Dr.P.H., Julianne Gee, M.P.H., Edward A. Belongia, M.D. “Improving human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine use in an integrated health system: impact of a provider and staff intervention“ Journal of Adolescent Health. (2017) Aug; 61(2):252-258

Huong Q. McLean, Ph.D., Brian D.W. Chow, M.D. , Jeffrey J. VanWormer, Ph.D. , Jennifer P. King, M.P.H., Edward A. Belongia, M.D. “The Effect of Statin Use on Influenza Vaccine Effectiveness”. Journal of Infectious Diseases. (2016) 214(8):1150-1158.

B.D.W. Chow, J.L. Reardon, E.O. Perry, S.S. Laforce-Nesbitt, R. Tucker, J.M.Bliss. “Host defense proteins in breast milk and neonatal yeast colonization.” Journal of Human Lactation. 32(1): 168-173 (2016).

B. D. W. Chow, J.R. Reardon, E.O. Perry, S.S. Laforce-Nesbitt, R. Tucker, J.M.Bliss. “Expressed breast milk as a predictor of neonatal yeast colonization in an intensive care setting.” Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society. 3: 213-220 (2014).

B.D.W. Chow, Y.T. Huang, F. P. Esper. “Evidence of Human Bocavirus circulating in children and adults, Cleveland, Ohio.” Journal of Clinical Virology. 43:3, 302-306 (2008).PMID: 18805051

B.D.W. Chow, Z. Ou, F.P. Esper. “Newly Recognized Bocaviruses (HBoV, HBoV2) in Children and Adults with Gastrointestinal illness in the United States.” Journal of Clinical Virology. 47:143-147(2010). PMID: 20036617

B.D.W. Chow, J.L. Reardon, E.O. Perry, S.S. Laforce-Nesbitt, R. Tucker, J.M.Bliss. “Host defense proteins in breast milk and neonatal yeast colonization.” Journal of Human Lactation. 32(1): 168-173 (2016).

B. D. W. Chow, J.R. Reardon, E.O. Perry, S.S. Laforce-Nesbitt, R. Tucker, J.M.Bliss. “Expressed breast milk as a predictor of neonatal yeast colonization in an intensive care setting.” Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society. 3: 213-220 (2014).

B.D.W. Chow, Z. Ou, F.P. Esper. “Newly Recognized Bocaviruses (HBoV, HBoV2) in Children and Adults with Gastrointestinal illness in the United States.” Journal of Clinical Virology. 47:143-147(2010).

B.D.W. Chow, Y.T. Huang, F. P. Esper. “Evidence of Human Bocavirus circulating in children and adults, Cleveland, Ohio.” Journal of Clinical Virology. 43:3, 302-306 (2008).

Dr. Chow completed internal medicine-pediatrics residency at Case Western Reserve University (University Hospitals/Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital) in the Global Health Track, and served as Chief Resident. He completed fellowship training in combined adult/pediatric infectious diseases at Brown University, where he was awarded a Thrasher Research Foundation Early Career Award. He has worked on research and quality improvement projects on vaccines and clinical trials for RSV vaccines, RSV prophylaxis, and SARS-CoV-2 therapeutics and vaccines.

Infectious Disease Society of America, Fellow
Pediatric Infectious Disease Society
American Academy of Pediatrics, Fellow
American College of Physicians

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