Robert Samuel Baltimore MD

Professor of Pediatrics (Infectious Disease) and of Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases) and Clinical Professor of Nursing; Associate Hospital Epidemiologist (for Pediatrics) Yale New Haven Hospital

Research Interests

Neonatal Infections; Epidemiology of Community-Acquired Infections; Epidemiology of Nosocomial Infections


Selected Publications

  • Russi, M.B., Baltimore, R.S.: Commentary: Mandatory Influenza Vaccine. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology 33: 222-223, 2012
  • Shapiro, E.D., Baltimore, R.S., Epidemiology and biostatistics of infectious diseases.In Feigin, R.D., Cherry, J.D., Demmler, G.J., Kaplan, S.D.: Textbook of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. Seventh Edition,W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia, PA (In Press 2013) .
  • Jenson, H.B., Baltimore, R.S.:, Pediatric Infectious Disease: Principles and Practice, Appleton and Lange, Stamford, CT; Second Edition, Saunders Inc., , 2002
  • Almuneef, M.A., Baltimore, R.S., Farrel, P.A., Reagan-Cirincione, P., Dembry, L-M, Molecular typing demonstrating transmission of gram-negative rods in a neonatal intensive care unit in the absence of a recognized epidemic, Clinical Infectious Diseases, 32(Jan 15):221-227, 15 Jan 2001
  • Baltimore, R.S. New Recommendations for the Prevention of Infective Endocarditis. Current Opinion In Pediatrics 20:85–89,2008.
  • Bizzarro, M.J., Dembry, L-M., Baltimore, R.S., Gallagher, P.G.: Changing patterns in neonatal Escherichia coli sepsis and ampicillin resistance in the era of intrapartum antibiotic prophylaxis . Pediatrics 121;689-698, 2008
  • Baltimore, R.S.: "Meningococcal Infections." In Evans’ Infections of Humans. Section on Bacterial Infections, 4th Ed. Brachman, P.S., Abrutyn, E., Eds., Springer Science and Business Media, NY. 2009
  • Baltimore, R.S., Shapiro, E.D., Chapter 7. Epidemiology of infectious diseases. In Feigin, R.D., Cherry, J.D., Demmler, G.J., Kaplan, S.D.: Textbook of Pediatric Infectious Diseases. Sixth Edition,W.B. Saunders, Philadelphia, PA. pp118-135, 2009.
  • Gerber, M.A., Baltimore, R.S, Eaton,C.B., Gewitz,M., Rowley, A.H., Shulman, S.T., Taubert, K.A.: Prevention of Rheumatic Fever and Diagnosis and Treatment of Acute Streptococcal Pharyngitis. Circulation. 2009;119:1541-1551

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