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Emily A. Blumberg, MD

Emily A. Blumberg, MD

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Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Medicine

Contact information
3 Silverstein, Suite E
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
A.B. (History)
Princeton University, 1977.
New York University, 1981.
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Description of Research Expertise

Infections in transplant recipients, Transplantation in HIV infected patients, Antiviral therapies in transplant recipients, Donor derived infections

Description of Clinical Expertise

infections in transplant recipients

Selected Publications

Richterman A, Sawinski D, Reese PP, Lee DH, Clauss H, Hasz RD, Thomasson A, Goldberg D, Abt PL, Forde KA, Doll S, Brady KA, Blumberg EA. : An assessment of HIV patients dying in care for deceased organ donation in a US urban center. American Journal of Transplantation. In press. American Journal of Transplantation 2015.

Suryaprasad A, Basavaraju SV, Hocevar SN, Theodoropoulos N, Zuckerman RA; Hayden T, Forbi J, Pegues D, Levine M, Martin SI, Kuehnert MJ, Blumberg EA.: Transmission of Hepatitis C Virus from Organ Donors Despite Nucleic Acid Test Screening. American Journal of Transplantation 2015.

Longworth SA, Vinnard C, Lee I, Sims KD, Barton TD, Blumberg EA. : Risk factors for nontuberculous mycobacterial infections in solid organ transplant recipients: a case control study. Transplant Infectious Diseases. 16: 76-83, 2014.

Kaul DR, Covington S, Taranto S, Green M, Lyon GM, Kusne S, Miller RA, Blumberg EA: Solid Organ Transplant Donors With Central Nervous System Infection. Transplantation 98: 666-70, 2014.

Ragni, M V. Devera, M E. Roland, M E. Wong, M. Stosor, V. Sherman, K E. Hardy, D. Blumberg, E. Fung, J. Barin, B. Stablein, D. Stock, P G.: Liver transplant outcomes in HIV+ haemophilic men. Haemophilia 19(1): 134-40, Jan 2013.

Karuthu Shamila, Blumberg Emily A: Common infections in kidney transplant recipients. Clinical journal of the American Society of Nephrology : CJASN 7(12): 2058-70, Dec 2012.

Winston, D J. Saliba, F. Blumberg, E. Abouljoud, M. Garcia-Diaz, J B. Goss, J A. Clough, L. Avery, R. Limaye, A P. Ericzon, B G. Navasa, M. Troisi, R I. Chen, H. Villano, S A. Uknis, M E. 1263-301 Clinical Study Group.: Efficacy and safety of maribavir dosed at 100 mg orally twice daily for the prevention of cytomegalovirus disease in liver transplant recipients: a randomized, double-blind, multicenter controlled trial.[Erratum appears in Am J Transplant. 2013 Feb;13(2):529] American Journal of Transplantation 12(11): 3021-30, Nov 2012.

Ariza-Heredia, E J. Patel, R. Blumberg, E A. Walker, R C. Lewis, R. Evans, J. Sankar, A. Willliams, M D. Rogers, J. Milano, C. Razonable, R R.: Outcomes of transplantation using organs from a donor infected with Klebsiella pneumoniae carbapenemase (KPC)-producing K. pneumoniae. Transplant Infectious Disease 14(3): 229-36, Jun 2012.

McClelland Collin M, Wolf Ronald L, Rassekh Christopher H, Blumberg Emily A, Grady M Sean, Livolsi Virginia A, Liu Grant T: Monocular vision loss and headache in a 60-year-old liver transplant patient. Journal of neuro-ophthalmology : the official journal of the North American Neuro-Ophthalmology Society 32(2): 167-71, Jun 2012.

Blyth D, Lee I, Sims KD, Gasink LB, Barton TD, Van Deerlin VM, Pfeiffenberger P, Blumberg EA: Risk factors and clinical outcomes of cytomegalovirus disease occurring more than one year post solid organ transplantation. Transplant infectious disease 14(2): 149-55, Apr 2012.

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Last updated: 06/09/2015
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