James W. Antoon, MD, PhD, MPH

James W. Antoon, MD, PhD, MPH

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Hospital Medicine
Doctors' Office Tower
2200 Children's Way
Room / Suite

General Pediatrics, Pediatric Hospital Medicine
Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA
Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN
Tulane University, New Orleans, LA
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill

Clinical Interests

Care of hospitalized children, children with medical complexity, pediatric respiratory illness

Research Information

Dr. Antoon is an NIH-funded clinical and health services researcher with a program focused on pharmacoepidemiology and medication safety in the pediatric population. As a physician-scientist, Dr. Antoon evaluates the relationship between serious adverse events and medication exposures, as well as determining the role of drug-drug interactions and underlying infections in the development of serious adverse events in children. His recent studies have investigated medication-related neurologic and psychiatric adverse events, severe cutaneous adverse reactions (e.g, Stevens Johnson Syndrome), and anaphylactic reactions, among others.

Dr. Antoon is a member of the Society for Pediatric Research, Academic Pediatric Association and the Society for Hospital Medicine. He was a 2021 recipient of the Young Investigator Award from the Academic Pediatric Association.

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