Zheyi Teoh, MD, MBBS, MPH

Zheyi  Teoh, MD, MBBS, MPH

Infectious Disease and Virology

On staff since January 2024

Children's Title: Attending Physician

Academic Title: Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine

  • Patient Testimonials
  • Awards and Honors
    Award Name Award Description Awarded By Award Date
    Pediatric Infectious Disease Society Ralph D. Feigin Apprenticeship Award 2023
    PAS 2022 Trainee Travel Award “in recognition of the high quality of abstract” and platform presentation in PIDS Top Abstracts, Pediatric Academic Society 2022 2022
    IDWeek Trainee Abstract Award, ID Week 2022 2022
    Infectious Disease Department Award for Residents, University of Louisville, Division of Infectious Disease 2020
    Excellence in Pediatric Hospital Medicine, University of Louisville, Division of Pediatric Hospital Medicine 2020
    Viewer’s Choice (1st place) & Original Research (2nd place) at the 2020 Pediatric Poster Session, University of Louisville 2020
    Outstanding Achievement Award in Advocacy, Kentucky Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) 2020
    Excellence in International Pediatrics, University of Louisville, Division of International Pediatrics 2020
    American Academy of Pediatrics Legislative Conference Travel Grant to Washington D.C., University of Louisville 2018
    University of Queensland Summer Research Scholarship (3 times recipient), Mater Medical Research Institute, Brisbane, Australia 2013 - 2015
    Sphinx Senior Class Honorary, 103rd class, Ohio State University 2010
    Ohio State University’s Deans List, Ohio State University 2008 - 2010
  • Publications

    Manuscripts in Refereed Journals

    • Murphy CR, Teoh Z, Whitehurst D, Brammer C, Perkins K, Paulsen G, Miller-Handley H, Danziger-Isakov L, Otto WR
      Disseminated Disease After Candidemia in Children and Young Adults: Epidemiology, Diagnostic Evaluation and Risk Factors.
      38091489 The Pediatric infectious disease journal, 2023 Dec 13
    • Teoh Z, Simpson BN, Howard T, McElhinney K, Ware R, Mena R, Schlaudecker EP
      Codetection of Plasmodium falciparum in Children Hospitalized With Dengue Fever in the Dominican Republic.
      37523515 The Pediatric infectious disease journal, 2023 Nov 1 : 42(11)965-968
    • Tan C, Teoh Z, Haslam D, Gosdin C
      A 2-month-old Infant with 14 Days of Fever and Hepatosplenomegaly.
      37777218 Pediatrics in review, 2023 Oct 1 : 44(S1)S22-S24
    • Teoh Z, Conrey S, McNeal M, Burrell A, Burke RM, Mattison C, McMorrow M, Payne DC, Morrow AL, Staat MA
      Burden of Respiratory Viruses in Children Less Than 2 Years Old in a Community-based Longitudinal US Birth Cohort.
      37157868 Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, 2023 Sep 18 : 77(6)901-909 PMCID:PMC10838707
    • Teoh Z, Ankrum AL, Meinzen-Derr J, Weingartner M, Goebel MJ, Scaggs Huang F, Schaffzin JK
      An outbreak of Burkholderia contaminans at a quaternary children's hospital linked to equipment reprocessing.
      36102334 Infection control and hospital epidemiology, 2023 Aug. : 44(8)1267-1273
    • Teoh Z, Willis ZI
      Monoclonal Antibodies for COVID-19 in Children: Case Series Should be Just the Start.
      36928718 Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society, 2023 Apr 18 : 12(3)156-158
    • Scherer EM, Backer M, Carvajal K, Danziger-Isakov L, Frey S, Howard LM, Scaggs Huang F, Kottkamp AC, Reid T, Rodriguez-Barradas MC, Stankiewicz Karita HC, Teoh Z, Wald A, Whitaker J, Wiley Z, Ofotokun I, Edwards KM, Infectious Diseases Clinical Research Consortium (IDCRC) Mentorship Program Writing Group
      The Coronavirus Disease 2019 Pandemic Unmasked the Challenges Faced by Early-Stage Faculty in Infectious Diseases: A Call to Action.
      36131321 Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, 2023 Feb 18 : 76(4)753-759 PMCID:PMC9494497
    • Teoh Z, Danziger-Isakov L, Courter JD, Frenck RW Jr, Grimley MS, Marsh RA, Paulsen GC, Phillips CL, Spearman P, Chima RS, Schulert GS
      Tocilizumab for Treatment of Children and Young Adults With Severe Acute COVID-19: Experience at a Quaternary-care Children's Hospital.
      36638396 The Pediatric infectious disease journal, 2023 Feb 1 : 42(2)119-121 PMCID:PMC9838604
    • Teoh Z, Mortensen J, Schaffzin JK
      Invasive Malassezia pachydermatis Infection in an 8-Year-Old Child on Lipid Parenteral Nutrition.
      35096432 Case reports in infectious diseases, 2022 : 20228636582 PMCID:PMC8794696
    • Teoh Z, Shah S
      A case report of three children with secondary hypertension caused by Liddle syndrome.
      32566444 Clinical nephrology. Case studies, 2020 : 837-40 PMCID:PMC7303542
    • Galvis JM, Nunley DR, Zheyi T, Dinglasan LAV
      Left ventricle and systemic air embolism after percutaneous lung biopsy.
      28879078 Respiratory medicine case reports, 2017 : 22206-208 PMCID:PMC5575445
    • Leisher SH, Teoh Z, Reinebrant H, Allanson E, Blencowe H, Erwich JJ, Frøen JF, Gardosi J, Gordijn S, Gülmezoglu AM, Heazell AE, Korteweg F, Lawn J, McClure EM, Pattinson R, Smith GC, Tunçalp Ӧ, Wojcieszek AM, Flenady V
      Seeking order amidst chaos: a systematic review of classification systems for causes of stillbirth and neonatal death, 2009-2014.
      27716090 BMC pregnancy and childbirth, 2016 Oct 5 : 16(1)295 PMCID:PMC5053068
    • Leisher SH, Teoh Z, Reinebrant H, Allanson E, Blencowe H, Erwich JJ, Frøen JF, Gardosi J, Gordijn S, Gülmezoglu AM, Heazell AE, Korteweg F, Lawn J, McClure EM, Pattinson R, Smith GC, Tunçalp Ӧ, Wojcieszek AM, Flenady V
      Classification systems for causes of stillbirth and neonatal death, 2009-2014: an assessment of alignment with characteristics for an effective global system.
      27634615 BMC pregnancy and childbirth, 2016 Sep 15 : 16269 PMCID:PMC5025539
    • Wojcieszek AM, Reinebrant HE, Leisher SH, Allanson E, Coory M, Erwich JJ, Frøen JF, Gardosi J, Gordijn S, Gulmezoglu M, Heazell AE, Korteweg FJ, McClure E, Pattinson R, Silver RM, Smith G, Teoh Z, Tunçalp Ö, Flenady V
      Characteristics of a global classification system for perinatal deaths: a Delphi consensus study.
      27527704 BMC pregnancy and childbirth, 2016 Aug 15 : 16223 PMCID:PMC4986199
  • Presentations
    Presentations Title Event Location Date
    WSPID Journal Club: Global Health Equity in Research World Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases (WSPID) Journal Club Presenter Jan. 2023
    Global Health Equity in Research World Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases Journal Club Presenter Jan. 2023
    Prolonged respiratory viral infection associated with presence of coinfections in an urban birth cohort IDWeek Meeting, Oral abstract: The News in Viral Infections in Pediatrics Oct. 2022
    Impact of recent SARS-CoV-2 infection on the course and severity of dengue in children World Society for Pediatric Infectious Diseases (WSPID) Journal Club Presenter Aug. 2022
    Community burden of influenza, parainfluenza, respiratory syncytial virus, and rhino/enterovirus in the PREVAIL birth cohort Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) Meeting platform presentation April 2022
    DoCK DoCK Goose: An 11-year-old with pleural nodules (Challenging Cases in Other Immunocompromised Hosts) St. Jude/PIDS Pediatric Infectious Diseases Research Conference March 2021

Overview

Board Certification(s)

Pediatrics
Internal Medicine

Medical/Professional School

University of Queensland Medical School, Brisbane, Herston, Queensland 4006

Residency

University Of Louisville, Louisville, KY

Fellowship

Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH

Clinical Interests

Dr Teoh’s clinical time includes inpatient Infectious Diseases consultation and is the infectious disease liaison for the solid organ transplant programs at Seattle Children’s Hospital

Research Description

Dr. Teoh’s research interests are focused on respiratory viral epidemiology including understanding the natural history of viral infections, viral seasonality, and understanding viral-viral interaction. Dr. Teoh is also interested in clinical research including the impact and epidemiology of infectious diseases in solid organ transplantation.