Brighid Moran O'Donnell, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Administrative Assistant: Samantha Najeski

Brighid O'Donnell's primary academic area of interest focuses on medical student education and mentorship. Her current clinical research interests include antibiotic stewardship and nutrition management in the treatment of necrotizing enterocolitisreatment of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome, and infant feeding practices.

Professional and Scientific Society Memberships

  • American Academy of Pediatrics, 2009-Present
  • Pennsylvania Medical Society, 2009-2013

Education & Training

  • BS, Pre-Medicine, The Pennsylvania State University, 2004
  • MD, Temple University School of Medicine, 2009
  • Residency in Pediatrics and Chief Resident, Jefferson Medical College/A.I. duPont Hospital for Children, 2009-2013
  • Fellowship in Neonatal/Perinatal Medicine, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 2013-2016

Selected Publications

Gillette WK, Esposito D, Frank PH, Zhou M, Yu LR, Jozwik C, Zhang X, McGowan BM, Jacobowitz DM, Pollard HB, Hao T, Hill DE, Vidal M, Conrads TP, Veenstra TD, Hartley JL. Pooled ORF Expression Technology (POET): Using Proteomics to Screen Pools of Open Reading Frames for Protein Expression. Molecular and Cellular Proteomics. 2005 Nov; 4(11): 1647-1652. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 16113400.

Pollard HB, Eidelman O, Jozwik C, Huang W, Srivastava M, Ji XD, McGowan BM, Norris CF, Todo T, Darling T, Mogayzel PJ, Zeitlin PL, Wright J, Guggino WB, Metcalf E, Driscoll W, Mueller G, Paweletz C, Jacobowitz DM. De Novo Biosynthetic Profiling of High Abundance Proteins in Cystic Fibrosis Lung Epithelial Cells. Molecular and Cellular Proteomics. 2006 Sep; 5(9): 1628-1637. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 16829594.

O'Donnell BM, Mackie TD, Subramanya AR, Brodsky JL. Endoplasmic reticulum-associated degradation of the renal potassium channel, ROMK, leads to type II Bartter syndrome. J Biol Chem. 2017 Aug 4;292(31):12813-12827. PMID: 28630040

Research Interests

  • Antibiotic stewardship and nutrition management in treatment of necrotizing enterocolitis
  • Prevention of central line-associated bacterial infections
  • Improving treatment of Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome