Joshua Blatter, M.D., M.P.H.  blatter@wustl.edu

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Allergy, Immunology and Pulmonary Medicine
Researcher, Patient Oriented Research Unit
Patient Oriented Research UnitAllergy, Immunology and Pulmonary Medicine

phone: 314-454-2694

Education

  • B.A., Macalester College1996
  • M.D., University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine2008
  • MPH, University of Pittsburgh2014

Training

  • Pediatric Intern, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC2008 - 2009
  • Pediatric Resident, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC2009 - 2011
  • Pediatric Pulmonology Fellow, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC2011 - 2014

Licensure and Board Certification

  • PA, Medical License2011
  • American Board of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics2011
  • MO, Medical License2014
  • American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Pulmonology2014

Honors

  • Marin General Hospital Volunteers Scholarship2004 - 2005
  • Dr. and Mrs. William Townsend Scholarship, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine2004 - 2006
  • Dr. Thomas E. Cadman Scholarship, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine2005 - 2008
  • Gold Humanism Honor Society2006 - 2007
  • Charles Louis Wood, M.D., Award for excellence in ambulatory pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine2007 - 2008
  • A. Vincent Londino Teaching Award for resident education, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh2010 - 2011
  • Department of Pediatrics-Sponsored Tuition Scholarship for Public Health Training, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh2011 - 2014
  • First-Year Fellow of the Year Award, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh2011 - 2012
  • American Society of Transplantation Fellows Symposium Travel Award2013 - 2013

Selected Publications view all (8)


Publication Co-Authors

  1. Blatter J, Brehm JM, Sordillo J, Forno E, Boutaoui N, Acosta-Pérez E, Alvarez M, Colón-Semidey A, Weiss ST, Litonjua AA, Canino G, Celedón JC. Folate Deficiency, Atopy, and Severe Asthma Exacerbations in Puerto Rican Children. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2016;13(2):223-30. doi:10.1513/AnnalsATS.201508-549OC  PMID:26561879  
  2. Blatter J, Sweet S. Lung Transplantation in Cystic Fibrosis: Trends and Controversies. Pediatr Allergy Immunol Pulmonol. 2015;28(4):237-243. doi:10.1089/ped.2015.0564  PMCID:PMC4685492  PMID:26697265  
  3. Jacobs TS, Forno E, Brehm JM, Acosta-Pérez E, Han YY, Blatter J, Thorne P, Metwali N, Colón-Semidey A, Alvarez M, Canino G, Celedón JC. Mouse allergen exposure and decreased risk of allergic rhinitis in school-aged children. Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol. 2014;113(6):614-618.e2. doi:10.1016/j.anai.2014.09.007  PMCID:PMC4256145  PMID:25304339  
  4. Blatter J, Forno E, Brehm J, Acosta-Pérez E, Alvarez M, Colón-Semidey A, Thorne PS, Metwali N, Canino G, Celedón JC. Fungal exposure, atopy, and asthma exacerbations in Puerto Rican children. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2014;11(6):925-32. doi:10.1513/AnnalsATS.201402-077OC  PMID:24915164  
  5. Jacobs TS, Forno E, Brehm JM, Acosta-Pérez E, Han YY, Blatter J, Colón-Semidey A, Alvarez M, Canino G, Celedón JC. Underdiagnosis of allergic rhinitis in underserved children. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2014. doi:10.1016/j.jaci.2014.03.028  PMID:24797420  
  6. Han YY, Blatter J, Brehm JM, Forno E, Litonjua AA, Celedón JC. Diet and asthma: vitamins and methyl donors. Lancet Respir Med. 2013;1(10):813-22. doi:10.1016/S2213-2600(13)70126-7  PMCID:PMC3904132  PMID:24461761  
  7. Blatter JA, Finder JD. Perioperative respiratory management of pediatric patients with neuromuscular disease. Paediatr Anaesth. 2013;23(9):770-6. doi:10.1111/pan.12214  PMID:23763308  
  8. Blatter J, Han YY, Forno E, Brehm J, Bodnar L, Celedón JC. Folate and asthma. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2013;188(1):12-7. doi:10.1164/rccm.201302-0317PP  PMCID:PMC3735241  PMID:23650899