1098. Group Leader
Session: Poster Discussion Round: Stewardship
Friday, October 4, 2013: 12:30 PM
Room: The Moscone Center: Poster Hall C
David N. Schwartz, MD, John H. Stroger Hospital of Cook County, Chicago, IL

Curriculum Vitae
David Nathan Schwartz, M.D.
Division of Infectious Diseases
Home address & phone
Durand, Room 119
539 N. Taylor Ave.
Stroger Hospital of Cook County
Oak Park, IL 60302
1901 W. Harrison St.
(708) 386-0414
Chicago, IL 60612
Citizenship: U.S.
(312) 864-4559
david.schwartz@hektoen.org
Education:
Carleton College, Northfield, MN
1976-1980
B.A. in religion, magna cum laude
Rush Medical College, Chicago, IL; M.D.
1983-1987
Post-graduate Training:
Internship and Residency in Internal Medicine
1987-1990
University of Washington Affiliated Hospitals, Seattle WA
Chief Medical Residency
1990-1991
Providence Medical Center, Seattle, WA
Fellowship in Infectious Diseases
1991-1993
University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA
Cook County Hospital Faculty Development Program in
September, 1998 - June, 1999
Clinical Epidemiology and Research; Arthur T. Evans, MD, MPH, Director
Academic Appointments:
Assistant Professor of Medicine, Rush Medical College, Chicago, Illinois,
July 1993 - August 2003
Associate Professor of Medicine, Rush Medical College, Chicago, Illinois,
August 2003 - present
Attending Physician, Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases
Cook County Hospital (now Stroger Hospital of Cook County) July 1993 - July 1997
Senior Physician, Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases
Cook County Hospital (now Stroger Hospital of Cook County) July 1997 - present
Interim Chair, Division of Infectious Diseases
Stroger Hospital of Cook County
July 2008 - present
Board Certification and Licensure:
Passed American Board of Internal Medicine Certifying Examination, September, 1990
Passed American Board of Internal Medicine Certifying Subspecialty Examination in Infectious Diseases, November, 1994
Passed American Board of Internal Medicine Recertification Examinations in Internal Medicine and in Infectious Diseases, November, 2000
Physician and Surgeon License, State of Illinois, license number 036-085885, expires 7/31/2011
Awards and Honors:
Ciba-Geigy Award for Outstanding Community Service in a Second-year Medical Student, Rush Medical College, June, 1985.
Alpha Omega Alpha society, elected June, 1986.
James C. Herrick Award for Excellence in Internal Medicine
Rush Medical College, June, 1987.
Osler Award for Consult Attending Excellence, Cook County Hospital, June, 2001.
Bibliography
Recent Peer-Reviewed Publications
Itokazu GS, Schwartz DN, Garey KW, Rodvold KA, Danziger LH, Weinstein RA. Pharmacists’ perceptions of the effectiveness of antimicrobial control programs. Am J Health-Syst Pharm 2006;63:2504-8.
Schwartz DN, Abiad H, DeMarais PL, Armeanu E, Trick WE, Wang Y, Weinstein RA. An educational intervention to improve antimicrobial use in a hospital-based long-term care facility. J Am Geriatr Soc 2007;55:1236-42.
Hota B, Jones RC, Schwartz DN. Informatics and infectious diseases: what is the connection and efficacy of information technology tools for therapy and health care epidemiology? Am J Infect Control 2008(suppl.);36:S47-56.
Lin MY, Rezai K, Schwartz DN. Septic pulmonary emboli and bacteremia associated with deep tissue infections caused by community-acquired methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus. J Clin Microbiol 2008;46:1553-5.
Letters to the Editor
Schwartz DN. Potential mechanisms for mortality reduction associated with combination antibiotic therapy among severely ill patients with pneumococcal bacteremia. Am J Resp Crit Care Med 2005;172:1472-3.



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