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Shelby Sullivan, MD

Assistant Professor, Medicine
Division of Gastroenterology
Director, Bariatric Endoscopy

Specialty Areas

Weight Management
Gastrointestinal Disease
Women's Health
Interventional Endoscopy

Board Certifications

Gastroenterology
Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliations

Barnes-Jewish Hospital
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital

Areas of Clinical Interest

Endoscopic treatment of obesity; intragastric balloon therapy, endoscopic gastric bypass revision; experimental endoscopic treatment of obesity; diagnostic upper endoscopy, screening colonoscopy, colon polyp removal and surveillance.

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  • Education
  • Publication & Research
  • In the News
  • Financial Disclosures

Maps & Directions

Maps & Directions

Center for Advanced Medicine
Endoscopy Center

4921 Parkview Place
St. Louis, MO 63110

Suite: B
Floor: 10
Office Phone: 314-362-2652

Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
Medical Building Three

1020 N. Mason Road
St. Louis, MO 63141

Suite: 100
Office Phone: 314-362-2652
Fax: 314-747-5871

Education

Education

Fellowship: Gastroenterology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2007
Residency: Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2004
Medical Degree: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 2001
Bachelor of Science, Natural Science: University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin 1997

Publication & Research

Publication & Research

Accuracy of Trans-Abdominal Ultrasound in a Simulated Massive Acute Overdose.
Sullivan S, Wolterstorff C, Johnson J, Ball V, Skinner C, Bothwell J
Am J Emerg Med. 2016 Apr 23; pii: S0735-6757(16)30054-7. doi: 10.1016/j.ajem.2016.04.030.

PMID:
    27209300
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Peripheral Intravenous Catheter Placement Is an Underrecognized Source of Staphylococcus aureus Bloodstream Infection.
Austin ED, Sullivan SB, Whittier S, Lowy FD, Uhlemann AC
Open Forum Infect Dis. 2016 Mar; 3(2)ofw072. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofw072.

PMID:
    27191005
    [PubMed]
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Role of updraft velocity in temporal variability of global cloud hydrometeor number.
Sullivan SC, Lee D, Oreopoulos L, Nenes A
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2016 May 24; 113(21)5791-6. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1514039113.

PMID:
    27185952
    [PubMed - in process]
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Adherence to Biobehavioral Recommendations in Pediatric Migraine as Measured by Electronic Monitoring: The Adherence in Migraine (AIM) Study.
Kroon Van Diest AM, Ramsey R, Aylward B, Kroner JW, Sullivan SM, Nause K, Allen JR, Chamberlin LA, Slater S, Hommel K, LeCates SL, Kabbouche MA, O'Brien HL, Kacperski J, Hershey AD, Powers SW
Headache. 2016 May 11; doi: 10.1111/head.12836.

PMID:
    27167502
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Association of Environmental Contamination in the Home With the Risk for Recurrent Community-Associated, Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus Infection.
Knox J, Sullivan SB, Urena J, Miller M, Vavagiakis P, Shi Q, Uhlemann AC, Lowy FD
JAMA Intern Med. 2016 May 9; doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2016.1500.

PMID:
    27159126
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Steady Increase In Prices For Oral Anticancer Drugs After Market Launch Suggests A Lack Of Competitive Pressure.
Bennette CS, Richards C, Sullivan SD, Ramsey SD
Health Aff (Millwood). 2016 May 1; 35(5)805-12. doi: 10.1377/hlthaff.2015.1145.

PMID:
    27140986
    [PubMed - in process]
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The relationship between maternal feeding beliefs and practices and perceptions of infant eating behaviours at 4 months.
Mallan KM, Sullivan SE, de Jersey SJ, Daniels LA
Appetite. 2016 Apr 28; 1051-7. doi: 10.1016/j.appet.2016.04.032.

PMID:
    27133549
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Pooled influenza vaccine effectiveness estimates for Australia, 2012-2014.
Sullivan SG, Carville KS, Chilver M, Fielding JE, Grant KA, Kelly H, Levy A, Stocks NP, Tempone SS, Regan AK
Epidemiol Infect. 2016 Apr 29; 1-12.

PMID:
    27125368
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Concordance of interim and final estimates of influenza vaccine effectiveness: a systematic review.
Leung VK, Cowling BJ, Feng S, Sullivan SG
Euro Surveill. 2016 Apr 21; 21(16)doi: 10.2807/1560-7917.ES.2016.21.16.30202.

PMID:
    27124573
    [PubMed - in process]
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Evidence from a New York City hospital of rising incidence of genetically diverse carbapenem-resistant Enterobacter cloacae and dominance of ST171, 2007-14.
Gomez-Simmonds A, Hu Y, Sullivan SB, Wang Z, Whittier S, Uhlemann AC
J Antimicrob Chemother. 2016 Apr 26; pii: dkw132.

PMID:
    27118776
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Medication use trajectories of postmenopausal breast cancer survivors and matched cancer-free controls.
Pan K, Chlebowski RT, Simon MS, Ray RM, Livaudais-Toman J, Sullivan SD, Stefanick ML, Wallace RB, LeBoff M, Bluhm EC, Paskett ED
Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2016 Apr; 156(3)567-76. doi: 10.1007/s10549-016-3773-4.

PMID:
    27075917
    [PubMed - in process]
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Stressful Events in Early Childhood and Developmental Trajectories of Bedwetting at School Age.
Joinson C, Sullivan S, von Gontard A, Heron J
J Pediatr Psychol. 2016 Apr 11; pii: jsw025.

PMID:
    27072719
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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An Unusual Cause of Dysphagia.
Sullivan S
Dysphagia. 2016 Apr 6;

PMID:
    27052015
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Synthesis and Structure-Activity Relationship Analysis of 5-HT₇ Receptor Antagonists: Piperazin-1-yl Substituted Unfused Heterobiaryls.
Strekowski L, Sączewski J, Raux EA, Fernando NT, Klenc J, Paranjpe S, Raszkiewicz A, Blake AL, Ehalt AJ, Barnes S, Baranowski TC, Sullivan SM, Satała G, Bojarski AJ
Molecules. 2016 Mar 31; 21(4)pii: E433. doi: 10.3390/molecules21040433.

PMID:
    27043518
    [PubMed - in process]
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Amiodarone, Lidocaine, or Placebo in Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest.
Kudenchuk PJ, Brown SP, Daya M, Rea T, Nichol G, Morrison LJ, Leroux B, Vaillancourt C, Wittwer L, Callaway CW, Christenson J, Egan D, Ornato JP, Weisfeldt ML, Stiell IG, Idris AH, Aufderheide TP, Dunford JV, Colella MR, Vilke GM, Brienza AM, Desvigne-Nickens P, Gray PC, Gray R, Seals N, Straight R, Dorian P, Resuscitation Outcomes Consortium Investigators
N Engl J Med. 2016 May 5; 374(18)1711-22. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1514204.

PMID:
    27043165
    [PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
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Spectral X-Ray Diffraction using a 6 Megapixel Photon Counting Array Detector.
Muir RD, Pogranichniy NR, Muir JL, Sullivan SZ, Battaile KP, Mulichak AM, Toth SJ, Keefe LJ, Simpson GJ
Proc SPIE Int Soc Opt Eng. 2015 Mar 12; 9401940109.

PMID:
    27041789
    [PubMed]
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Synchronous-digitization for Video Rate Polarization Modulated Beam Scanning Second Harmonic Generation Microscopy.
Sullivan SZ, DeWalt EL, Schmitt PD, Muir RM, Simpson GJ
Proc SPIE Int Soc Opt Eng. 2015 Mar 9; 933093300A.

PMID:
    27041788
    [PubMed]
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Multi-channel beam-scanning imaging at kHz frame rates by Lissajous trajectory microscopy.
Newman JA, Sullivan SZ, Muir RD, Sreehari S, Bouman CA, Simpson GJ
Proc SPIE Int Soc Opt Eng. 2015 Mar 9; 9330933009.

PMID:
    27041787
    [PubMed]
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The Childhood and Adolescent Migraine Prevention (CHAMP) Study: A Report on Baseline Characteristics of Participants.
Powers SW, Hershey AD, Coffey CS, Chamberlin LA, Ecklund DJ, Sullivan SM, Klingner EA, Yankey JW, Kashikar-Zuck S, Korbee LL, Costigan ML, Riss HH, Porter LL
Headache. 2016 Apr 4; doi: 10.1111/head.12810.

PMID:
    27039826
    [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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Per-oral endoscopic myotomy (with video).
ASGE Technology Committee, Pannala R, Abu Dayyeh BK, Aslanian HR, Enestvedt BK, Komanduri S, Manfredi M, Maple JT, Navaneethan U, Parsi MA, Smith ZL, Sullivan SA, Thosani N, Banerjee S
Gastrointest Endosc. 2016 Jun; 83(6)1051-60. doi: 10.1016/j.gie.2016.03.001.

PMID:
    27033144
    [PubMed - in process]
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In the News

Financial Disclosures

Financial Disclosures

Disclosure of Financial Interests with Industry

Washington University and its physicians are committed to ensuring integrity and objectivity in medical decision-making. Some of our physicians work collaboratively with pharmaceutical or medical device companies to develop innovative ideas and products that can improve health care delivery and clinical outcomes for patients. In some instances, our faculty physicians are paid by these commercial companies to provide advice on product design or to speak about the use of medications, devices, equipment or procedures. These payments may include: a) compensation for consulting and speaking engagements, b) equity, and/or c) royalties for products invented by our faculty. Any payments to Washington University physicians must be based on tangible services and may not exceed fair market value for their work. In addition to disclosure on this web site, physicians earning more than $10,000 per year must disclose their corporate financial relationship in writing to patients when prescribing or using that company's products.

This physician reported the following earned financial interests during calendar year 2015.

Company Name: Elira Therapeutics

Royalties:

Equity: Yes

Consulting/Advisory Board:

Speaker Fees:

Reporting Date: May 01, 2016

Notes

For more information on the bariatric endoscopy program, click here.

Areas of Research Interest

Dr. Sullivan currently holds funding from the National Institutes of Health studying obesity related diseases and has participated in six studies of bariatric endoscopy devices including the REDUCE trial investigating the effects of the ReShape Integrated Dual Balloon System, one of two intragastric balloons that were recently approved for use by the FDA.  She also has training in endoscopic gastric bypass revision for patients who have regained weight after gastric bypass surgery.