Sarah L. Wingerter, MD

Assistant Professor, Pediatrics

Sarah Wingerter


Sarah Wingerter, MD is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in Emergency Medicine at the Boston University School of Medicine. She started as an Adjunct Instructor at Boston University, but was promoted after a year. She lectures on infectious-disease emergencies of the head and neck, tick borne infections, bacterial meningitis in the post-vaccine era, and basic toxicology. She was a Fulbright Scholar and holds numerous medical licenses in advanced cardiac life support, pediatric life support, and basic life support among many other things.

Other Positions

  • South Shore Hospital


  • Hahnemann University, MD
  • Princeton University, BA


  • Published on 8/1/2016

    Nelson KA, Morrow C, Wingerter SL, Bachur RG, Neuman MI. Impact of Chest Radiography on Antibiotic Treatment for Children With Suspected Pneumonia. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2016 Aug; 32(8):514-9. PMID: 27490725.

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  • Published on 6/1/2012

    Wingerter SL, Bachur RG, Monuteaux MC, Neuman MI. Application of the world health organization criteria to predict radiographic pneumonia in a US-based pediatric emergency department. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2012 Jun; 31(6):561-4. PMID: 22333702.

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  • Published on 1/1/2011

    Wingerter S, Bachur R. Risk factors for contamination of catheterized urine specimens in febrile children. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2011 Jan; 27(1):1-4. PMID: 21178815.

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  • Published on 9/1/2008

    Nigrovic LE, Wingerter SL. Tularemia. Infect Dis Clin North Am. 2008 Sep; 22(3):489-504, ix. PMID: 18755386.

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  • Published on 2/1/2006

    Fox LM, Wingerter S, Ahmed A, Arnold A, Chou J, Rhein L, Levy O. Neonatal babesiosis: case report and review of the literature. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2006 Feb; 25(2):169-73. PMID: 16462298.

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  • Published on 8/24/2005

    Ullrich C, Wu A, Armsby C, Rieber S, Wingerter S, Brugnara C, Shapiro D, Bernstein H. Screening healthy infants for iron deficiency using reticulocyte hemoglobin content. JAMA. 2005 Aug 24; 294(8):924-30. PMID: 16118382.

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