Researcher Profile

Researcher Profile

Peter Dillon, MD

Peter Dillon, MD

Vice Dean for Clinical Affairs, Penn State College of Medicine
John A. and Marian T. Waldhausen Professor, Department of Surgery
Professor, Department of Pediatrics
Disease Teams:
Pediatric Cancer
pwd2@psu.edu

Research Interests

  • Pediatrics
  • Child
  • Therapeutics
  • Surgeons
  • Costs and Cost Analysis
  • Quality Improvement
  • Wounds and Injuries
  • Neoplasms
  • Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation
  • Newborn Infant
  • Lung
  • Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernias

Recent Publications

2020

Shen, C, Gu, D, Klein, R, Zhou, S, Shih, YCT, Tracy, T, Soybel, D & Dillon, P 2020, 'Factors Associated With Hospital Decisions to Purchase Robotic Surgical Systems', MDM Policy and Practice, vol. 5, no. 1. https://doi.org/10.1177/2381468320904364

2018

Valenziano, KB, Glod, SA, Jia, S, Belser, A, Brazell, B, Dellasega, C, Duncan, L, Farnan, M, Haidet, P, Phillips, J, Wolpaw, D & Dillon, PW 2018, 'An Interprofessional Curriculum to Advance Relational Coordination and Professionalism in Early-Career Practitioners', MedEdPORTAL : the journal of teaching and learning resources, vol. 14. https://doi.org/10.15766/mep_2374-8265.10697

2017

Kulaylat, AN, Qin, D, Sun, SX, Hollenbeak, CS, Schubart, JR, Aboud, AJ, Flemming, DJ, Bollard, ER, Dillon, PW & Han, DC 2017, 'Aligning perceptions of mistreatment among incoming medical trainees', Journal of Surgical Research, vol. 208, pp. 151-157. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jss.2016.09.016
Kulaylat, AN, Qin, D, Sun, SX, Hollenbeak, CS, Schubart, JR, Aboud, AJ, Flemming, DJ, Dillon, PW, Bollard, ER & Han, DC 2017, 'Perceptions of mistreatment among trainees vary at different stages of clinical training', BMC medical education, vol. 17, no. 1, 14. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12909-016-0853-4
Kulaylat, AN, Rocourt, DV, Tsai, AY, Martin, KL, Engbrecht, BW, Santos, MC, Cilley, RE, Hollenbeak, CS & Dillon, PW 2018, 'Understanding readmissions in children undergoing surgery: A pediatric NSQIP analysis', Journal of pediatric surgery, vol. 53, no. 7, pp. 1280-1287. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2017.07.021

2016

Kulaylat, AN, Rocourt, DV, Podany, AB, Engbrecht, BW, Twilley, M, Santos, MC, Cilley, RE, Hollenbeak, CS & Dillon, PW 2017, 'Costs of Clostridium difficile infection in pediatric operations: A propensity score–matching analysis', Surgery (United States), vol. 161, no. 5, pp. 1376-1386. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2016.10.020
Kulaylat, AN, Engbrecht, BW, Rocourt, DV, Rinaldi, JM, Santos, MC, Cilley, RE, Hollenbeak, CS & Dillon, PW 2016, 'Measuring Surgical Site Infections in Children: Comparing Clinical, Electronic, and Administrative Data', Journal of the American College of Surgeons, vol. 222, no. 5, pp. 823-830. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2016.01.004
Wilson, MZ, Dillon, PW, Stewart, DB & Hollenbeak, CS 2016, 'Timing of postoperative infections after colectomy: evidence from NSQIP', American Journal of Surgery, vol. 212, no. 5, pp. 844-850. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2015.12.025

Clinical Trials Search


Children (age < 18 years)
Adults (age >= 18 years)