Lori R. Holtz, M.D., M.S.P.H.  holtz_l@kids.wustl.edu

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Researcher, Pathobiology
Gastroenterology, Hepatology and NutritionPathobiology

phone: (314) 454-6173

Education

  • BS, Tulane University1999
  • MD, The Ohio State University College of Medicine2003
  • MSPH, St. Louis University School of Public Health2014

Training

  • Residency, Vanderbilt Children's Hospital2003 - 2006
  • Fellowship, Washington University2006 - 2009

Licensure and Board Certification

  • American Board of Pediatrics 2006
  • MO, 2008
  • American Board of Pediatrics, Sub-board of Pediatric Gastroenterology 2009

Honors

  • National Science Scholar1995
  • Tulane University Partial Academic Scholarship1995 - 1999
  • Funding from the National Science Foundation research experience for undergraduates1998
  • Cum Laude, Tulane University1999
  • NASPGHAN travel grant2008
  • Children's Discovery Institute Faculty Scholar2013 - Pres
  • St. Louis Best Doctors2015 - 2018
  • Washington University Institute for Public Health Scholar2016 - Pres
  • March of Dimes Basil O'Connor Award2017 - 2019
  • Doris Duke Clinical Scientist Development Award2017 - 2020

Selected Publications view all (23)


Publication Co-Authors

1.
Risk Factors Associated with Very Low Birth Weight in a Large Urban Area, Stratified by Adequacy of Prenatal Care. Matern Child Health J. 2016;20(3):623-9. doi:10.1007/s10995-015-1861-4  PMID:26537389 
2.
Early life dynamics of the human gut virome and bacterial microbiome in infants. Nat Med. 2015. doi:10.1038/nm.3950  PMID:26366711 
3.
Prevalence of classic, MLB-clade and VA-clade Astroviruses in Kenya and The Gambia. Virol J. 2015;12:78. doi:10.1186/s12985-015-0299-z  PMCID:PMC4465002  PMID:25975198 
4.
Geographic variation in the eukaryotic virome of human diarrhea. Virology. 2014;468-470:556-64. doi:10.1016/j.virol.2014.09.012  PMCID:PMC4254309  PMID:25262473 
5.
Seroepidemiology of astrovirus MLB1. Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2014;21(6):908-11. doi:10.1128/CVI.00100-14  PMID:24789796 
6.
Discovery of rosavirus 2, a novel variant of a rodent-associated picornavirus, in children from The Gambia. Virology. 2014;454-455:25-33. doi:10.1016/j.virol.2014.01.018  PMID:24725928 
7.
Comparison of novel MLB-clade, VA-clade and classic human astroviruses highlights constrained evolution of the classic human astrovirus nonstructural genes. Virology. 2013;436(1):8-14. doi:10.1016/j.virol.2012.09.040  PMCID:PMC3545029  PMID:23084422 
8.
Human polyomaviruses in children undergoing transplantation, United States, 2008-2010. Emerg Infect Dis. 2012;18(10):1676-9. doi:10.3201/eid1810.120359  PMCID:PMC3471627  PMID:23017293 
9.
Novel astroviruses in children, Egypt. Emerg Infect Dis. 2011;17(12):2391-3. doi:10.3201/eid1712.110909  PMCID:PMC3311207  PMID:22172277 
© 2017 by Washington University in St. Louis
One Brookings Drive, St. Louis, MO 63130