Christian Rosas-Salazar, M.D.

Assistant Professor

c.rosas.salazar@vanderbilt.edu
Faculty Appointments
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Education
M.P.H., University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PennsylvaniaM.D., Universidad Autónoma de Guadalajara, Guadalajara, Mexico
Office Address
2200 Children's Way
Doctors' Office Tower, Suite 11215
Nashville, TN 37232
Publications
Rosas-Salazar C, Walczak SA, Kurland G, Spahr JE. Site of Bronchoalveolar Lavage Via Flexible Bronchoscopy and Fluid Return in Children. J Bronchology Interv Pulmonol. 2016 Jul; 23(3): 210-4. PMID: 27261935, DOI: 10.1097/LBR.0000000000000287, ISSN: 1948-8270.

Cook-Mills J, Gebretsadik T, Abdala-Valencia H, Green J, Larkin EK, Dupont WD, Shu XO, Gross M, Bai C, Gao YT, Hartman TJ, Rosas-Salazar C, Hartert T. Interaction of vitamin E isoforms on asthma and allergic airway disease. Thorax [print-electronic]. 2016 Jun 6/2/2016; PMID: 27257004, PII: thoraxjnl-2016-208494, DOI: 10.1136/thoraxjnl-2016-208494, ISSN: 1468-3296.

Rosas-Salazar C, Han YY, Brehm JM, Forno E, Acosta-Pérez E, Cloutier MM, Alvarez M, Colón-Semidey A, Canino G, Celedón JC. Gun Violence, African Ancestry, and Asthma: A Case-Control Study in Puerto Rican Children. Chest [print-electronic]. 2016 Jun; 149(6): 1436-44. PMID: 26905363, PII: S0012-3692(16)01258-7, DOI: 10.1016/j.chest.2016.02.639, ISSN: 1931-3543.

Rosas-Salazar C, Shilts MH, Tovchigrechko A, Chappell JD, Larkin EK, Nelson KE, Moore ML, Anderson LJ, Das SR, Hartert TV. Nasopharyngeal Microbiome in Respiratory Syncytial Virus Resembles Profile Associated with Increased Childhood Asthma Risk. Am. J. Respir. Crit. Care Med. 2016 May 5/15/2016; 193(10): 1180-3. PMID: 27174483, PMCID: PMC4872668, DOI: 10.1164/rccm.201512-2350LE, ISSN: 1535-4970.

Sloan CD, Gebretsadik T, Rosas-Salazar C, Wu P, Carroll KN, Mitchel E, Anderson LJ, Larkin EK, Hartert TV. Seasonal Timing of Infant Bronchiolitis, Apnea and Sudden Unexplained Infant Death. PLoS ONE. 2016; 11(7): e0158521. PMID: 27404386, PII: PONE-D-16-05622, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0158521, ISSN: 1932-6203.

Schobel SA, Stucker KM, Moore ML, Anderson LJ, Larkin EK, Shankar J, Bera J, Puri V, Shilts MH, Rosas-Salazar C, Halpin RA, Fedorova N, Shrivastava S, Stockwell TB, Peebles RS, Hartert TV, Das SR. Respiratory Syncytial Virus whole-genome sequencing identifies convergent evolution of sequence duplication in the C-terminus of the G gene. Sci Rep. 2016; 6: 26311. PMID: 27212633, PMCID: PMC4876326, PII: srep26311, DOI: 10.1038/srep26311, ISSN: 2045-2322.

Wu P, Feldman AS, Rosas-Salazar C, James K, Escobar G, Gebretsadik T, Li SX, Carroll KN, Walsh E, Mitchel E, Das S, Kumar R, Yu C, Dupont WD, Hartert TV. Relative Importance and Additive Effects of Maternal and Infant Risk Factors on Childhood Asthma. PLoS ONE. 2016; 11(3): e0151705. PMID: 27002979, PMCID: PMC4803347, PII: PONE-D-15-54345, DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0151705, ISSN: 1932-6203.

Shilts MH, Rosas-Salazar C, Tovchigrechko A, Larkin EK, Torralba M, Akopov A, Halpin R, Peebles RS, Moore ML, Anderson LJ, Nelson KE, Hartert TV, Das SR. Minimally Invasive Sampling Method Identifies Differences in Taxonomic Richness of Nasal Microbiomes in Young Infants Associated with Mode of Delivery. Microb. Ecol [print-electronic]. 2016 Jan; 71(1): 233-42. PMID: 26370110, PMCID: PMC4688197, PII: 10.1007/s00248-015-0663-y, DOI: 10.1007/s00248-015-0663-y, ISSN: 1432-184X.

Rosas-Salazar C, Gebretsadik T, Carroll KN, Reiss S, Wickersham N, Larkin EK, James KM, Miller EK, Anderson LJ, Hartert TV. Urine Club Cell 16-kDa Secretory Protein and Childhood Wheezing Illnesses After Lower Respiratory Tract Infections in Infancy. Pediatr Allergy Immunol Pulmonol. 2015 Sep 9/1/2015; 28(3): 158-64. PMID: 26421213, PMCID: PMC4580139, PII: 10.1089/ped.2015.0528, DOI: 10.1089/ped.2015.0528, ISSN: 2151-321X.

Ramratnam SK, Han YY, Rosas-Salazar C, Forno E, Brehm JM, Rosser F, Marsland AL, Colón-Semidey A, Alvarez M, Miller GE, Acosta-Pérez E, Canino G, Celedón JC. Exposure to gun violence and asthma among children in Puerto Rico. Respir Med [print-electronic]. 2015 Aug; 109(8): 975-81. PMID: 26052035, PMCID: PMC4522386, PII: S0954-6111(15)00181-X, DOI: 10.1016/j.rmed.2015.05.011, ISSN: 1532-3064.

Brehm JM, Ramratnam SK, Tse SM, Croteau-Chonka DC, Pino-Yanes M, Rosas-Salazar C, Litonjua AA, Raby BA, Boutaoui N, Han YY, Chen W, Forno E, Marsland AL, Nugent NR, Eng C, Colón-Semidey A, Alvarez M, Acosta-Pérez E, Spear ML, Martinez FD, Avila L, Weiss ST, Soto-Quiros M, Ober C, Nicolae DL, Barnes KC, Lemanske RF, Strunk RC, Liu A, London SJ, Gilliland F, Sleiman P, March M, Hakonarson H, Duan QL, Kolls JK, Fritz GK, Hu D, Fani N, Stevens JS, Almli LM, Burchard EG, Shin J, McQuaid EL, Ressler K, Canino G, Celedón JC. Stress and Bronchodilator Response in Children with Asthma. Am. J. Respir. Crit. Care Med. 2015 Jul 7/1/2015; 192(1): 47-56. PMID: 25918834, PMCID: PMC4511425, DOI: 10.1164/rccm.201501-0037OC, ISSN: 1535-4970.

Rosas-Salazar C, Forno E, Brehm JM, Han YY, Acosta-Pérez E, Cloutier MM, Wakefield DB, Alvarez M, Colón-Semidey A, Canino G, Celedón JC. Breastfeeding duration and asthma in Puerto Rican children. Pediatr. Pulmonol [print-electronic]. 2015 Jun; 50(6): 527-34. PMID: 25100626, PMCID: PMC4320027, DOI: 10.1002/ppul.23061, ISSN: 1099-0496.

Larkin EK, Gebretsadik T, Moore ML, Anderson LJ, Dupont WD, Chappell JD, Minton PA, Peebles RS, Moore PE, Valet RS, Arnold DH, Rosas-Salazar C, Das SR, Polack FP, Hartert TV, . Objectives, design and enrollment results from the Infant Susceptibility to Pulmonary Infections and Asthma Following RSV Exposure Study (INSPIRE). BMC Pulm Med. 2015; 15: 45. PMID: 26021723, PMCID: PMC4506623, PII: 10.1186/s12890-015-0040-0, DOI: 10.1186/s12890-015-0040-0, ISSN: 1471-2466.

Rosas-Salazar C, Walczak SA, Winger DG, Kurland G, Spahr JE. Comparison of two aspiration techniques of bronchoalveolar lavage in children. Pediatr. Pulmonol [print-electronic]. 2014 Oct; 49(10): 978-84. PMID: 24155175, PMCID: PMC3999312, DOI: 10.1002/ppul.22916, ISSN: 1099-0496.

Rosas-Salazar C, Ramratnam SK, Brehm JM, Han YY, Boutaoui N, Forno E, Acosta-Pérez E, Alvarez M, Colón-Semidey A, Canino G, Celedón JC. Prematurity, atopy, and childhood asthma in Puerto Ricans. J. Allergy Clin. Immunol [print-electronic]. 2014 Feb; 133(2): 357-62. PMID: 24139607, PMCID: PMC3960360, PII: S0091-6749(13)01379-1, DOI: 10.1016/j.jaci.2013.09.003, ISSN: 1097-6825.

Rosas-Salazar C, Ramratnam SK, Brehm JM, Han YY, Acosta-Pérez E, Alvarez M, Colón-Semidey A, Canino G, Apter AJ, Celedón JC. Parental numeracy and asthma exacerbations in Puerto Rican children. Chest. 2013 Jul; 144(1): 92-8. PMID: 23493983, PMCID: PMC3707180, PII: S0012-3692(13)60455-9, DOI: 10.1378/chest.12-2693, ISSN: 1931-3543.

Rosas-Salazar C, Gunawardena SW, Spahr JE. Malignant pleural mesothelioma in a child with ataxia-telangiectasia. Pediatr. Pulmonol [print-electronic]. 2013 Jan; 48(1): 94-7. PMID: 22511568, DOI: 10.1002/ppul.22535, ISSN: 1099-0496.

Rosas-Salazar C, Apter AJ, Canino G, Celedón JC. Health literacy and asthma. J. Allergy Clin. Immunol [print-electronic]. 2012 Apr; 129(4): 935-42. PMID: 22326486, PII: S0091-6749(12)00128-5, DOI: 10.1016/j.jaci.2012.01.040, ISSN: 1097-6825.

Villardo RJ, Rosas-Salazar C, Spahr JE, Dohar JE. An unusual solitary endobronchial pulmonary arteriovenous malformation in a 10 year-old child. Int. J. Pediatr. Otorhinolaryngol [print-electronic]. 2011 Nov; 75(11): 1463-7. PMID: 21917320, PII: S0165-5876(11)00395-8, DOI: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2011.08.008, ISSN: 1872-8464.