"The staff at CHKD are supportive and kind and I think that's reflected in the way we deliver patient care."
Dr. Stephanie Hom
Medical School: Eastern Virginia Medical School
Residency: Stony Brook Long Island Children's Hospital
Fellowship: Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters
Dr. Hom works as an inpatient
hospitalist at CHKD and Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center, where she
is also the Medical Director of the pediatric hospitalist program. She is
an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at EVMS. She was born in New York
City but has called Virginia home since the age of 10 when her father retired
from the Air Force. Prior to this, she’s lived in California, Italy and
New Mexico. She graduated from the University of Virginia with a major in
biology and minor in Latin.
Dr. Hom is studying patient factors that may predict a longer length of stay in hospitalized pediatric asthmatic patients.
Asthma management and education.
Awards & Honors
Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Hom S, Modi V, Chandran L, Kier C. Stridor in the neonate (Puzzler). Contemporary Pediatrics 2012; 29(2):42-47.
Kier C, Hom S, Qureshi F. Asthma and sleep. Journal of Asthma and Allergy Educators 2012; 3:99-105.
Hom S, Walsh B, Hunt J. Matrix effect in exhaled breath condensate interferon-gamma immunoassay. Journal of Breath Research Epub 2008; 2(4):041001.
Hunt J, Yu Y, Burns J, Gastron B, Ngamtrakulpanit L, Bunyan D. Walsh BK, Smith A, Hom S. Identification of acid reflux cough using serial assays of exhaled breath condensate pH. Cough 2006; (2):3.
Paget-Brown AO, Ngamtrakulpanit L, Smith A, Bunyan D, Hom S, Nguyen A, Hunt JF. Normative data for pH of exhaled breath condensate. Chest 2006; 129(2):426-430.
Wells K, Vaughan J, Pajewski TN, Hom S, Ngamtrauklpanit L, Smith A, Nguyen A, Turner R, Hunt J. Exhaled breath condensate pH assays are not influenced by oral ammonia. Thorax 2005; 60(1):27-31.
Vaughan J, Ngamtrakulpanit L, Pajewski TN, Turner R, Nguyen TA, Smith A, Urban P, Hom S, Gaston B, Hunt J. Exhaled breath condensate pH is a robust and repdocucible assay of airway acidity. European Respiratory Journal 2003; 22(6):889-894.
- Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) instructor
- EVMS Haiti HOPES medical mission trip volunteer
- Career mentor through the University of Virginia's Asian and Asian Pacific American Alumni Network