Skip to content
Jeffrey Paul Yaeger, M.D., M.P.H.

Jeffrey Paul Yaeger, M.D., M.P.H.

Pediatrics, Pediatric Hospital Medicine

UR Medicine Faculty The University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group (URMFG) consists of over 900 specialist and primary care providers spanning 19 departments. URMFG is certified by the National Committee for Quality Assurance.
Accountable Health Partner Accountable Health Partners (AHP) is a network of over 2,000 community and UR medical faculty and a dozen leading hospitals throughout the region. AHP offers a full range of care.
Not Accepting New Patients

Contact

About Me

Dr. Jeffrey Yaeger is committed to providing high quality care to all hospitalized children, with a special interest in conditions such as pneumonia, osteomyelitis, sepsis and infants with fever. He is particularly interested in providing care for children from disadvantaged backgrounds, identifying...
Dr. Jeffrey Yaeger is committed to providing high quality care to all hospitalized children, with a special interest in conditions such as pneumonia, osteomyelitis, sepsis and infants with fever. He is particularly interested in providing care for children from disadvantaged backgrounds, identifying barriers to optimal health and leveraging resources to overcome those challenges.

Faculty Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Hospitalist (SMD)

Associate Professor - Department of Public Health Sciences (SMD) - Joint

Credentials

Residency & Fellowship

Fellowship, Research, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics. 2011 - 2013

Residency, Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics. 2008 - 2011

Internship, Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics. 2007 - 2008

Education

MPH | University of Wisconsin School of Medicine & Public Health (USA). 2013

MD | State University of New York at Buffalo. 2007

Awards

Richard Sarkin/Gold Humanism Honor Society. 2007

Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society. 2003

Research

Dr. Jeffrey Yaeger's research interests are to integrate social determinants of health with clinical decision-making to more optimally assess disease risk, improve outcomes, mitigate health and health care disparities, and utilize medical resources more judiciously. He is particularly interested in ...
Dr. Jeffrey Yaeger's research interests are to integrate social determinants of health with clinical decision-making to more optimally assess disease risk, improve outcomes, mitigate health and health care disparities, and utilize medical resources more judiciously. He is particularly interested in utilizing data mining techniques to better harness the vast clinical data available in electronic medical records to develop and evaluate predictive models which can be incorporated into clinical tools to be used at the point-of-care.

Publications

Journal Articles

Persistent challenges in adjusting for race in analyses and a path forward.

Yaeger JP, Fiscella KA, Ertefaie A, Alio AP

Journal of hospital medicine.. 2023 November 28 Epub 11/28/2023.

Performance of AAP Clinical Practice Guideline for Febrile Infants at One Pediatric Hospital.

Yaeger JP, Richfield C, Schiller E, Oh Y, Pereira BMC, Shabangu T, Fiscella KA

Hospital pediatrics.. 2023 February 2 Epub 02/02/2023.

Derivation of a clinical-based model to detect invasive bacterial infections in febrile infants.

Yaeger JP, Jones J, Ertefaie A, Caserta MT, Fiscella KA

Journal of hospital medicine.. 2022 August 29 Epub 08/29/2022.

Refinement and Validation of a Clinical-Based Approach to Evaluate Young Febrile Infants.

Yaeger JP, Jones J, Ertefaie A, Caserta MT, van Wijngaarden E, Fiscella K

Hospital pediatrics.. 2022 March 29 Epub 03/29/2022.

Addressing Child Health Equity Through Clinical Decision-Making.

Yaeger JP, Alio AP, Fiscella K

Pediatrics.. 2022 February 1149 (2)Epub 1900 01 01.

Derivation of a natural language processing algorithm to identify febrile infants.

Yaeger JP, Lu J, Jones J, Ertefaie A, Fiscella K, Gildea D

Journal of hospital medicine.. 2022 January 17 (1):11-18. Epub 01/04/2022.

Using Clinical History Factors to Identify Bacterial Infections in Young Febrile Infants.

Yaeger JP, Jones J, Ertefaie A, Caserta MT, van Wijngaarden E, Fiscella K

The Journal of pediatrics.. 2021 January 6 Epub 01/06/2021.

Association of Cough Status With Bacterial Infections in Febrile Infants.

Klouda TM, Wang H, Yaeger JP

Hospital pediatrics.. 2020 February 10 (2):185-189. Epub 01/08/2020.

Associations of Neighborhood-Level Social Determinants of Health with Bacterial Infections in Young, Febrile Infants.

Yaeger JP, Moore KA, Melly SJ, Lovasi GS

The Journal of pediatrics.. 2018 September 21 Epub 09/21/2018.

The role of age and setting in adolescents' first drinking experience for predicting college problem drinking.

Yaeger JP, Moreno MA

Journal of American college health : J of ACH.. 2017 October 65 (7):506-512. Epub 06/16/2017.

Roles of Clinician, Patient, and Community Characteristics in the Management of Pediatric Upper Respiratory Tract Infections.

Yaeger JP, Temte JL, Hanrahan LP, Martinez-Donate P

Annals of family medicine.. 2015 November 13 (6):529-36. Epub 1900 01 01.

A survey of certification for cardiopulmonary resuscitation in high school athletic coaches.

Harer MW, Yaeger JP

WMJ : official publication of the State Medical Society of Wisconsin.. 2014 August 113 (4):144-8. Epub 1900 01 01.

Pediatric global health education: correlation of website information and curriculum.

Yaeger JP, Conway JH, Butteris SM, Howard CR, Moreno MA

The Journal of pediatrics.. 2013 December 163 (6):1764-8. Epub 08/20/2013.

Perceptions and Use of Social Networking in the United States and Ecuador: A Mixed-Methods Approach

Pumper MA, Yaeger JP, Moreno MA.

College Student Journal. 2013; 47(3): 478-484.