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Faculty Physicians

Alysa G. Ellis, MD

Assistant Professor, Pediatrics
Division of Allergy, Immunology and Pulmonary Medicine

Specialty Areas

Pediatric Allergy
Pediatric Asthma
Pediatric Immunology

Board Certifications

Pediatric Allergy/Immunology
Pediatrics

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
St. Louis Children's Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

childhood asthma, asthma education, allergies, pediatric lung diseases

  • Maps & Directions
  • Education
  • Publication & Research

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
Medical Building Three

1020 N. Mason Road
St. Louis, MO 63141

Office Phone: 314-454-2694
Fax: 314-454 2219

St. Louis Children’s Hospital

1 Children’s Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Office Phone: 314-454-2694
Fax: 314-454-2219

Education

Education

Fellowship: Pediatric Allergy, Immunology & Pulmonary Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis MO 2010
BA/MD Combined Program: University of Missouri-Kansas City, MO 2006
Residency: Pediatrics, St. Louis Children's Hospital, St. Louis, MO 2008

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Dispersal, dormancy and life-history tradeoffs at the individual, population and species levels in southern African Asteraceae.
de Waal C, Anderson B, Ellis AG
New Phytol. 2015 Nov 11; doi: 10.1111/nph.13744.

PMID:
    26555320
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Delivery of marine larvae to shore requires multiple sequential transport mechanisms.
Pfaff MC, Branch GM, Fisher JL, Hoffmann V, Ellis AG, Largier JL
Ecology. 2015 May; 96(5)1399-410.

PMID:
    26236852
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Hyperfiltration in Indigenous Australians with and without diabetes.
Ekinci EI, Hughes JT, Chatfield MD, Lawton PD, Jones GR, Ellis AG, Cass A, Thomas M, MacIsaac RJ, O'Dea K, Jerums G, Maple-Brown LJ
Nephrol Dial Transplant. 2015 Nov; 30(11)1877-84. doi: 10.1093/ndt/gfv230.

PMID:
    26142395
    [PubMed - in process]
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Fosfomycin for Treatment of Prostatitis: New Tricks for Old Dogs.
Grayson ML, Macesic N, Trevillyan J, Ellis AG, Zeglinski PT, Hewitt NH, Gardiner BJ, Frauman AG
Clin Infect Dis. 2015 Oct 1; 61(7)1141-3. doi: 10.1093/cid/civ436.

PMID:
    26063723
    [PubMed - in process]
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Optimal timing of oral fosfomycin administration for pre-prostate biopsy prophylaxis.
Rhodes NJ, Gardiner BJ, Neely MN, Grayson ML, Ellis AG, Lawrentschuk N, Frauman AG, Maxwell KM, Zembower TR, Scheetz MH
J Antimicrob Chemother. 2015 Jul; 70(7)2068-73. doi: 10.1093/jac/dkv067.

PMID:
    25802286
    [PubMed - in process]
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Adding measures of body composition to the CKD-EPI GFR estimating equation in Indigenous Australians: the eGFR study.
Maple-Brown LJ, Hughes JT, Chatfield MD, Ward LC, Piers LS, Jones GR, Lawton PD, Ellis AG, Cass A, Hoy WE, O'Dea K, MacIsaac RJ, Jerums G
Am J Kidney Dis. 2015 Apr; 65(4)632-4. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2014.11.015.

PMID:
    25618185
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Pharmacokinetics of the ghrelin agonist capromorelin in a single ascending dose Phase-I safety trial in spinal cord-injured and able-bodied volunteers.
Ellis AG, Zeglinski PT, Brown DJ, Frauman AG, Millard M, Furness JB
Spinal Cord. 2015 Feb; 53(2)103-8. doi: 10.1038/sc.2014.218.

PMID:
    25448190
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Intraspecific divergence and convergence of floral tube length in specialized pollination interactions.
Anderson B, Ros P, Wiese TJ, Ellis AG
Proc Biol Sci. 2014 Nov 22; 281(1795)pii: 20141420. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2014.1420.

PMID:
    25274360
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Floral trait variation and integration as a function of sexual deception in Gorteria diffusa.
Ellis AG, Brockington SF, de Jager ML, Mellers G, Walker RH, Glover BJ
Philos Trans R Soc Lond B Biol Sci. 2014 Aug 19; 369(1649)20130563. doi: 10.1098/rstb.2013.0563.

PMID:
    25002705
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Bazedoxifene versus oral bisphosphonates for the prevention of nonvertebral fractures in postmenopausal women with osteoporosis at higher risk of fracture: a network meta-analysis.
Ellis AG, Reginster JY, Luo X, Cappelleri JC, Chines A, Sutradhar S, Jansen JP
Value Health. 2014 Jun; 17(4)424-32. doi: 10.1016/j.jval.2014.01.008.

PMID:
    24969003
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Indirect comparison of bazedoxifene vs oral bisphosphonates for the prevention of vertebral fractures in postmenopausal osteoporotic women.
Ellis AG, Reginster JY, Luo X, Bushmakin AG, Williams R, Sutradhar S, Mirkin S, Jansen JP
Curr Med Res Opin. 2014 Aug; 30(8)1617-26. doi: 10.1185/03007995.2014.908279.

PMID:
    24773456
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Selfing ability and dispersal are positively related, but not affected by range position: a multispecies study on southern African Asteraceae.
de Waal C, Rodger JG, Anderson B, Ellis AG
J Evol Biol. 2014 May; 27(5)950-9. doi: 10.1111/jeb.12368.

PMID:
    24735437
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Burkholderia aspalathi sp. nov., isolated from root nodules of the South African legume Aspalathus abietina Thunb.
Mavengere NR, Ellis AG, Le Roux JJ
Int J Syst Evol Microbiol. 2014 Jun; 64(Pt 6)1906-12. doi: 10.1099/ijs.0.057067-0.

PMID:
    24599894
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Performance of formulas for estimating glomerular filtration rate in Indigenous Australians with and without Type 2 diabetes: the eGFR Study.
Maple-Brown LJ, Ekinci EI, Hughes JT, Chatfield M, Lawton PD, Jones GR, Ellis AG, Sinha A, Cass A, Hoy WE, O'Dea K, Jerums G, MacIsaac RJ, investigators of the eGFR Study
Diabet Med. 2014 Jul; 31(7)829-38. doi: 10.1111/dme.12426.

PMID:
    24598003
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Costs of deception and learned resistance in deceptive interactions.
de Jager ML, Ellis AG
Proc Biol Sci. 2014 Mar 22; 281(1779)20132861. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2013.2861.

PMID:
    24478302
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Is fosfomycin a potential treatment alternative for multidrug-resistant gram-negative prostatitis?
Gardiner BJ, Mahony AA, Ellis AG, Lawrentschuk N, Bolton DM, Zeglinski PT, Frauman AG, Grayson ML
Clin Infect Dis. 2014 Feb; 58(4)e101-5. doi: 10.1093/cid/cit704.

PMID:
    24170195
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Floral polymorphism and the fitness implications of attracting pollinating and florivorous insects.
de Jager ML, Ellis AG
Ann Bot. 2014 Jan; 113(2)213-22. doi: 10.1093/aob/mct189.

PMID:
    24052554
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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The influence of pollinator phylogeography and mate preference on floral divergence in a sexually deceptive daisy.
de Jager ML, Ellis AG
Evolution. 2013 Jun; 67(6)1706-14. doi: 10.1111/evo.12070.

PMID:
    23730763
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Towards a transferable and cost-effective plant AFLP protocol.
Blignaut M, Ellis AG, Le Roux JJ
PLoS One. 2013; 8(4)e61704. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0061704.

PMID:
    23613908
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Accurate assessment of kidney function in indigenous Australians: the estimated GFR study.
Maple-Brown LJ, Hughes JT, Lawton PD, Jones GR, Ellis AG, Drabsch K, Brown AD, Cass A, Hoy WE, MacIsaac RJ, O'Dea K, Jerums G
Am J Kidney Dis. 2012 Oct; 60(4)680-2. doi: 10.1053/j.ajkd.2012.07.001.

PMID:
    22884671
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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