Stuart C. Sweet, M.D., Ph.D.  scsweet@wustl.edu

W. McKim Marriott Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Allergy, Immunology and Pulmonary Medicine
Researcher, Patient Oriented Research Unit
Patient Oriented Research UnitAllergy, Immunology and Pulmonary Medicine

phone: 314-454-2694

Education

  • B.S., University of Michigan College of Literature, Science and Arts1981
  • Ph.D., University of Michigan Horace H. Rackham School of Graduate Studies1989
  • M.D., University of Michigan Medical School1990

Training

  • Research Fellow, University of Michigan Medical School1989 - 1990
  • House Officer, University of Michigan Medical School 1990 - 1990
  • Pediatric Resident, St. Louis Children's Hospital1990 - 1993
  • Pediatric Pulmonology Fellow, St. Louis Children's Hospital, Washington University School of Medicine1993 - 1996

Licensure and Board Certification

  • American Board of Pediatrics (recertified 2000, expired 2007)1993
  • MO, 1995
  • American Board of Pediatrics, Sub Board of Pediatric Pulmonology (recertified 2005)1998

Honors

  • Freshman Chemistry Achievement Award, University of Michigan1978
  • William J. Branstrom Freshman Prize, University of Michigan1978
  • James B. Angell Scholar, University of Michigan1979 - 1980
  • Class Honors, University of Michigan1979 - 1981
  • Phi Beta Kappa1980
  • B.S. (chemistry) with highest distinction, highest honors in chemistry and high honors in physics, University of Michigan1981
  • Roger B. Vanko Memorial Award for outstanding honors chemistry major, University of Michigan1981
  • Society of Nuclear Medicine student fellowship1982
  • Fellow, Medical Scientist Training Program, University of Michigan1982 - 1989
  • Burton L. Baker Cancer Research Fellowship, Michigan Cancer Institute1986 - 1987
  • M.D. with distinction in research, University of Michigan1989
  • Medical Scientist Award for Excellence, University of Michigan1990
  • Scholar of the Child Health Research Center of Excellence in Developmental Biology, Washington University1996 - 1997
  • Parker B. Francis Fellowship in Pulmonary Research1996 - 1997

Selected Publications view all (10)


  1. Gazit AZ, Sweet SC, Grady RM, Boston US, Huddleston CB, Hoganson DM, Shepard M, Raithel S, Mehegan M, Doctor A, Spinella PC, Eghtesady P. Recommendations for utilization of the paracorporeal lung assist device in neonates and young children with pulmonary hypertension. Pediatr Transplant. 2016;20(2):256-70. doi:10.1111/petr.12673  PMID:26899454  
  2. Danziger-Isakov L, Frazier TW, Worley S, Williams N, Shellmer D, Dharnidharka VR, Gupta NA, Ikle D, Sweet SC, CTOTC-05 Consortium. Perceived barriers to medication adherence in pediatric and adolescent solid organ transplantation. Pediatr Transplant. 2015. doi:10.1111/petr.12648  PMID:26670870  
  3. 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  
  4. Stehlik J, Mehra MR, Sweet SC, Kirklin JK, Cypel M, Kirk R, Dipchand AI, Van Raemdonck D, Edwards LB, Mario Bertolotti A, Mejia JC, Torres Navas A, Potena L, Akar R, West LJ, Zuckermann A, Khaliel F, Davis DR, Reichenspurner H. The International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation Registries in the Era of Big Data With Global Reach. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2015;34(10):1225-32. doi:10.1016/j.healun.2015.08.001  PMID:26454736  
  5. Hayes D Jr, Benden C, Sweet SC, Conrad CK. Current State of Pediatric Lung Transplantation. Lung. 2015;193(5):629-37. doi:10.1007/s00408-015-9765-z  PMID:26238859  
  6. Nasr SZ, Sweet SC, ATS Health Policy Committee. Electronic Cigarette Use in Middle and High School Students Triples from 2013 to 2014. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2015;192(3):276-8. doi:10.1164/rccm.201505-0898ED  PMID:26230233  
  7. Martin DE, Nakagawa TA, Siebelink MJ, Bramstedt KA, Brierley J, Dobbels F, Rodrigue JR, Sarwal M, Shapiro R, Dominguez-Gil B, Danovitch G, Sweet SC, Trompeter RS, Moazam F, Bos MA, Delmonico FL, Transplantation Society. Pediatric Deceased Donation-A Report of the Transplantation Society Meeting in Geneva. Transplantation. 2015. doi:10.1097/TP.0000000000000758  PMID:25996634  
  8. Towe C, Chester Ogborn A, Ferkol T, Sweet S, Huddleston C, White F, Faro A. Bronchiolitis obliterans syndrome is not specific for bronchiolitis obliterans in pediatric lung transplant. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2015;34(4):516-21. doi:10.1016/j.healun.2014.10.004  PMID:25499141  
  9. Rychert J, Danziger-Isakov L, Yen-Lieberman B, Storch G, Buller R, Sweet SC, Mehta AK, Cheeseman JA, Heeger P, Rosenberg ES, Fishman JA. Multicenter comparison of laboratory performance in cytomegalovirus and Epstein-Barr virus viral load testing using international standards. Clin Transplant. 2014;28(12):1416-23. doi:10.1111/ctr.12473  PMID:25303316  
  10. Hoganson DM, Gazit AZ, Boston US, Sweet SC, Grady RM, Huddleston CB, Eghtesady P. Paracorporeal lung assist devices as a bridge to recovery or lung transplantation in neonates and young children. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2014;147(1):420-6. doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2013.08.078  PMID:24199759