Associate Professor, Department of Pediatric Infectious Disease
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Pediatric Infectious Diseases
My philosophy of care is to partner with pediatric patients and their caregivers to optimize their health and well-being.
Dr. Partridge is a pediatric infectious disease specialist offering care to children with acute and chronic infections. She has special clinical interest and expertise in infection prevention, hospital epidemiology and congenital Syphilis infection.
Dr. Partridge’s clinical research focuses on hospital epidemiology and infection prevention. She has a clinical interest in the prevention and management of congenital Syphilis infection.
Pediatric Infectious Diseases
B.S., Biology, Georgetown University, Washington DC 2001
M.D., Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington DC 2011
M.P.H., Infectious Disease, UC Berkeley, Berkeley CA 2004
Pediatrics, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2011-2012
Pediatrics, UC Davis Medical Center, Sacramento CA 2012-2014
Pediatric Infectious Diseases, UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital, Oakland CA 2014-2017
Chief of Staff award, UC Davis Medical Center, 2020
Faculty of the year award, UC Davis Pediatric Residency Program, 2021
Eli Gold Award, UC Davis Department of Pediatrics, 2022
Partridge E, Dodson D, Reilly M, Cohen S, H. Aspergillus Mediastinitis & Endocarditis in a Pediatric Patient Complicating Cardiac Surgery and Bedside Chest Closure. Patient Safety Network. 2023 Feb 1. https://psnet.ahrq.gov/web-mm/aspergillus-mediastinitis-endocarditis-pediatric-patient-complicating-cardiac-surgery-and
Fang, J, Partridge E, Bautista GM, Sankaran D. Congenital Syphilis Epidemiology, Prevention, and Management in the United States: A 2022 Update. Cureus. 2022 Dec 27. doi: 10.7759/cureus.33009.eCollection2022Dec. PMID: 36712768
Partridge E, McCleery E, Cheema R, Nakra N, Lakshminrusimha S, Tancredi DJ, Blumberg DA. Evaluation of Seasonal Respiratory Virus Activity Before and After the Statewide COVID-19 Shelter-in-Place Order in Northern California. JAMA Netw Open. 2021 Jan 4;4(1):e2035281. PMID: 33492377
Cheema R, Partridge E, Kair LR, Kuhn-Riorden KM, Silva AI, Bettinelli ME, Chantry CJ, Underwood MA, Lakshminrusimha S, Blumberg D. Protecting Breastfeeding during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Am J Perinatol. 2020 Jul 21. PMID: 32693415
Partridge E, Blumberg D, Roberto RF. Prevention of spinal fusion post-operative wound infections in pediatric patients with scoliosis: a quality improvement initiative. Spine Deform. 2021 Jul;9(4):955-958. doi:10.1007/s43390-020-00274-3. Epub 2021 Jan 13. Erratum in: Spine Deform. 2021 May;9(3):867. PMID:33442851.
Say DS, de Lorimier A, Lammers CR, Natale J, Lakshminrusimha S, Wiedeman J, Partridge E. Addendum to: Risk Stratification and Personal Protective Equipment Use in Pediatric Endoscopy During the COVID-19 Outbreak: A Single-center Protocol. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2020 Jun;70(6):755-756. doi:10.1097/MPG.0000000000002762. PMID:32443024.
Chandrasekharan P, Vento M, Trevisanuto D, Partridge E, Underwood MA, Wiedeman J, Katheria A, Lakshminrusimha S. Neonatal Resuscitation and Postresuscitation Care of Infants Born to Mothers with Suspected or Confirmed SARS-CoV-2 Infection. Am J Perinatol. 2020 Jun;37(8):813-824. doi:10.1055/s-0040-1709688. Epub 2020 Apr 8. PMID:32268381.
Lujan E, Partridge E, Giuntini S, Ram S, Granoff DM. Breadth and Duration of Meningococcal Serum Bactericidal Activity in Healthcare Workers and Microbiologists Immunized with the MenB-FHbp Vaccine. Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2017 Aug 4;24(8). doi:10.1128/CVI.00121-17.
Partridge E, Lujan E, Giuntini S, Vu DM, Granoff DM. The role of anti-NHba antibody in bactericidal activity elicited by the meningococcal serogroup B vaccine, MenB-4C. Vaccine. 2017 Jul 24;35(33):4236-4244. doi:10.1016/j.vaccine.2017.06.020. Epub 2017 Jun 23. PMID:28651840.