Sandra Amaral, MD, MHS

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Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pediatrics
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Contact information
34th and Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-2449
Fax: 215-590-3705
Education:
B.A.
Wesleyan University (College of Letters), 1992.
MD
Medical College of Pennsylvania-Hahnemann University, 2000.
MHS
Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health , 2005.
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Selected Publications

D Nelson, A Neu, S Amaral, D Batisky, J Fadrowski: "Immunogenicity of Human Papillomavirus Recombinant Vaccine (Gardasil) in Pediatric Patients with Kidney Disease" Poster Presentation, Pediatric Academic Societies - American Society of Pediatric Nephrology Annual Meeting April 2015.

C Paterno, N Foster, H Dashefsky, S Amaral: Fostering the Mentoring Relationship in Adolescent Transplant Recipients: The Role of E-Communication. Poster Presentation 2015 Eastern Society for Pediatric Research Annual Meeting March 2015.

H Fernandez, S Amaral, A Doyle, P Shaw, S Furth: Effect of Transition to Adult Transplant Care on Kidney Function for Pediatric Kidney Transplant Recipients. Poster Presentation 8th Congress on Pediatric Transplantation, International Pediatric Transplant Association; San Francisco, CA March 2015.

R Patzer, S Mohan, N Kutner, W McClennan, S Amaral: Author's Reply. Kidney International 87(3): 584-92, Mar 2015.

N Kutner, S Amaral, CB Bowling: Kidney Diseases. Behavior and Social Sciences in Medicine: Principles and Practice of Biophychosocial Care. Springer 2015 Notes: In Press.

S Amaral, P Nathanson, C Feudtner: The Ethics of Managing Conflicts in the Era of Social Media. Ethical Issues in Pediatric Organ Transplantation. Springer 2015 Notes: In Press.

S Amaral, N Foster, H Dashefsky, R Rogers, C Paterno, S Furth: Peers4PATH: Feasibility of Medication Adherence Measures in Adolescent Transplant Recipients. American Society of Nephrology Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA. Poster presentation. November 2014.

D Goldberg, P Reese, S Amaral, P Abt: Reframing the Impact of Combined Heart-Liver Allocation on Liver Transplant Waitlist Candidates. Liver Transpl 20(11): 1356-64, Nov 2014.

H Fernandez, S Amaral, A Doyle, P Shaw, S Furth: Effect of Transition to Adult Transplant Care on Kidney Function for Pediatric Kidney Transplant Recipients. American Society of Nephrology Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA. Poster presentation. November 2014.

S Amaral, L Plantinga, R Patzer: Geographic Variation in Pediatric ESRD Incidence. American Society of Nephrology Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA. Poster presentation. November 2014.

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Last updated: 06/11/2015
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