Marisa Couluris, DO

Assoc Professor, College Of Medicine Pediatrics

Associate Professor, Pediatric Pulmonology, USF

Contact Info 2 Tampa General Circle
5th floor
Tampa, FL 33606

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Academic Phone: (813) 259-8767


  • DO, Nova Southeastern University, 2001

Interdisciplinary and Emerging Signature Programs

  • Allergy, Immunology & Infectious Disease
  • Asthma Center of Excellence
  • Cancer Biology
  • Cystic Fibrosis Affiliate Center
  • Cystic Fibrosis Newborn Screening Program
  • Neuroscience
  • Other
  • Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia Clinical Center
  • Women & Children's Health

Recent Publications

  • Couluris M, Schnapf BM, Gilbert-Barness E. Intralobar pulmonary sequestration associated with a congenital pulmonary airway malformation type II. Fetal and pediatric pathology. 26(5-6) : 207-12
  • Gross-King M, Booth-Jones M, Couluris M. Neurocognitive impairment in children treated for cancer: how do we measure cognitive outcomes? Journal of pediatric oncology nursing : official journal of the Association of Pediatric Oncology Nurses. 25(4) : 227-32
  • Couluris M, Schneider T, Panzera AD., McDermott R, Lindenberger J, Bryant C. Physicians’ perceptions of mobile technology for enhancing asthma care for youth. J Child Health Care. , 2014.
  • Couluris M,Panzera AD, Schneider TK, Martinasek MP, Lindenberger JH. Adolescent Asthma Self-Management: Patient and Parent Caregiver Perspectives on Using Social Media to Improve Care. J Sch Health. 83(12) : 921-30, 2013.
  • Couluris M, Kinder BW, Xu P, Gross-King M, Krischer J, Panos RJ. Treatment of Pulmonary Fibrosis with Losartan: A Pilot Project. Lung. 190: 523-527, 2012.
  • Couluris, M., Martinasek, MP., Panzera, AD., Schneider, T., Lindenberger, JH., Bryant, CA., McDermott, RJ. Benefits and Barriers of Pediatric Healthcare Providers toward Using Social Media in Asthma Care. Am. J. Health Ed.. 42(4) : 213-221, 2011.
  • Couluris M., Martinisek, M. Lindenberger, JH. Utilizing Social Marketing Tools to Tailor Health Education. American Journal of Health Education. 22: 24-6, 2011.
  • Couluris,M., Schnapf,B., Casey,A., Xu,P., Gross- King,M., Krischer,J. How to Measure Secondhand Smoke Exposure in a Pediatric Clinic Setting. Arch Pediatri Adolesc Med. 165(7) : 670-1, 2011.
  • Couluris, M., Kim, J., Schnapf, BM. Late-presenting left-sided Morgagni congenital diaphragmatic hernia in a 9 year-old male. ISNR Pulmonology. 2011, 2011.
  • Couluris, M., Robinson, C., Schnapf, B. Juvenile Myasthenia Gravis: A Case Report and Review. Pediatric On Call. 7(3) : 77-79, 2010.
  • Couluris M, Mayer JL, Freyer DR, Sandler E, Xu P, Krischer JP. The effect of cyproheptadine hydrochloride (periactin) and megestrol acetate (megace) on weight in children with cancer/treatment-related cachexia. Journal of pediatric hematology/oncology. 30(11) : 791-7, 2008.
  • Couluris,M., Newkirk, NH., Schnapf, B.,. A pilot study to determine the efficacy of a nutrition action plan in improving the body mass index of pediatric patients with cystic fibrosis. Pediatrics Pulmonology. 42: 1-72, 2007.