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Timothy Porter, MD


Overview

Programs + Specialties
Training + Education University of Massachusetts Medical School; Hasbro Children’s Hospital/Rhode Island Hospital
Board Certifications Pediatrics
NPI # 1144581778
Gender Male
Accepted Insurances View Accepted Insurances at Tufts MC + Floating Hospital

Locations + Directions

Floating Hospital for Children
Floating Hospital, 2nd Floor
800 Washington St.
Box 7051
Boston, MA 02111
Phone #: 617-636-8824
Fax #: 617-636-8820
Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital
680 Centre St.
Brockton, MA  02302
Phone #: 508-941-7195 or Pager: 508-575-1586
Fax #: 508-941-6330

Publications + National Presentations

1. Pillai PS, Leeson S, Porter TF, Owens CD, Kim JM, Conte MS, Serhan CN, Gelman S, “Chemical Mediators of Inflammation and Resolution in Post-Operative Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Patients”, Inflammation, 2012 Feb;35(1):98-113.

2. Hattori H, Subramanian KK, Sakai J, Jia Y, Li Y, Porter TF, Loison F, Sarraj B, Kasorn A, Jo H, Blanchard C, Zirkle D, McDonald D, Pai SY, Serhan CN, Luo HR, “Small-molecule screen identifies reactive oxygen species as key regulators of neutrophil chemotaxis”, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 2010 Feb 23; 107(8):3546-3551.

3. Spite M, Summers L, Porter TF, Srivastava S, Bhatnagar A, Serhan CN, “Resolvin D1 controls inflammation initiated by glutathione-lipid conjugates formed during oxidative stress”, British Journal of Pharmacology, 2009 Oct; 158(4):1062-1073.

4. Serhan CN, Yang R, Martinod K, Kasuga K, Pillai PS, Porter TF, Oh SF, Spite M, “Maresins: novel macrophage mediators with potent anti-inflammatory and proresolving actions”, The Journal of Experimental Medicine, 2009 Jan 16; 206(1):15-23.

5. Kasuga K, Yang R, Porter TF, Agrawal N, Petasis NA, Irimia D, Toner M, Serhan CN, “Rapid Appearance of Resolvin Precursors in Inflammatory Exudates: Novel Mechanisms in Resolution”, The Journal of Immunology, 2008 Dec 15; 181(12):8677-8687.

6. Hong S, Porter TF, Lu Y, Oh SF, Pillai PS, Serhan CN., “Resolvin E1 metabolome in local inactivation during inflammation-resolution”, The Journal of Immunology, 2008 Mar 1; 180(5):3512-3519.

Biography

Originally from Newton, Massachusetts, Timothy Porter, MD completed his undergraduate studies in Chemistry and Spanish at Amherst College, before working in a biochemistry research laboratory at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston for two years. Dr. Porter then attended medical school at UMass in Worcester before completing a residency in pediatrics at Hasbro Children’s Hospital/Brown University. Afterwards, he joined the division of pediatric hospitalists at Floating Hospital for Children and Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital. Dr. Porter enjoys running, cooking and traveling.

Professional Memberships

Member, American Academy of Pediatrics