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Brian T. Fisher, DO, MSCE, MPH

Brian T. Fisher, DO, MSCE, MPH

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Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pediatrics

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Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Division of Infectious Diseases
34th and Civic Center Boulevard
CHOP North, Room 1515
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 267-426-7110
Fax: 215-590-5705
B.S. (Biology)
University of Notre Dame, 1995.
M.P.H. (Epidemiology)
University of Illinois at Chicago, 1998.
D.O. (Osteopathic Medicine)
Midwestern University-Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine, 2002.
M.S.C.E. (Epidemiology and Biostatistics)
University of Pennsylvania, 2009.
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Selected Publications

Winestone LE, Getz KD, Miller TP, Wilkes JJ, Sack L, Li Y, Huang YS, Seif AE, Bagatell R, Fisher BT, Epstein AJ, Aplenc R.: The role of acuity of illness at presentation in early mortality in black children with acute myeloid leukemia. American Journal of Hematology 92(2): 141-48, February 2017.

Miller Tamara P, Li Yimei, Getz Kelly D, Dudley J, Burrows E, Pennington J, Ibrahimova A, Fisher Brian T, Bagatell Rochelle, Seif Alix E, Grundmeier Robert, Aplenc Richard.: Using electronic medical record data to report laboratory adverse events. British Journal Haematology epub ahead of print 2017.

Chiotos K, Vendetti N, Zaoutis TE, Baddley J, Ostrosky-Zeichner L, Pappas P, Fisher BT.: Comparative effectiveness of echinocandins versus fluconazole therapy for the treatment of adult candidaemia due to Candida parapsilosis: a retrospective observational cohort study of the Mycoses Study Group (MSG-12). The Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy 71(12): 3536-3539, Dec 2016.

Fisher Brian T, Ross Rachael K, Roilides Emmanuel, Palazzi Debra L, Abzug Mark J, Hoffman Jill A, Berman David B, Prasad Priya A, Localio Russell, Steinbach William J, Vogiatzi Lambrini, Dutta Ankhi, Zaoutis Theoklis E: Failure to Validate a Multivariable Clinical Prediction Model to Identify Pediatric ICU Patients at High-Risk for Candidemia. Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society 4: 458-461, Dec 2016 Notes: Epub 2015 Apr 29.

Fisher Brian T, Vendetti Neika, Bryan Matthew, Prasad Priya A, Localio A. Russell, Damianos Andreas, Coffin Susan E, Bell Louis M, . Walsh Thomas J, Gross Robert, Zaoutis Theoklis E: Central Venous Catheter Retention and Mortality in Children with Candidemia: A Retrospective Cohort Analysis Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Disease Society J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2016 Dec;5(4):. (eds.). 5(4): 403-408, Dec 2016 Notes: Epub 2015 Aug 16.

Lehrnbecher T, Robinson PD, Fisher BT, Castagnola E, Groll AH, Steinbach WJ, Zaoutis TE, Negeri ZF, Beyene J, Phillips B, Sung L.: Galactomannan, β-D-Glucan, and Polymerase Chain Reaction-Based Assays for the Diagnosis of Invasive Fungal Disease in Pediatric Cancer and Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Clinical Infectious Diseases 63(10): 1340-1348, Nov 2016 Notes: Epub 2016 Aug 27.

Rao P, Li Y, Getz KD, Miller TP, Huang YS, Wilkes JJ, Seif AE, Bagatell R, Fisher BT, Gracia C,Aplenc R: Low rates of pregnancy screening in adolescents before teratogenic exposures in a national sample of children's hospitals. Cancer 122(21): 3394-3400, Nov 15 2016.

Getz KD, Miller TP, Seif AE, Li Y, Huang YS, Alonzo T, Gerbing R, Sung L, Hall M, Bagatell R, Gamis A, Fisher BT, Aplenc R.: Early discharge as a mediator of greater ICU-level care requirements in patients not enrolled on the AAML0531 clinical trial: a Children's Oncology Group report. Cancer Medicine 5(9): 2412-6, Sept 2016.

Salazar Elizabeth G, Li Yimei, Fisher Brian T, Rheingold Sue R, Fitzgerald Julie, Seif Alix E, Huang Yuan-Shung, Bagatelle Ro, Aplenc Richard: Supportive care utilization and treatment toxicity in children with Down syndrome and acute lymphoid leukaemia at free-standing paediatric hospitals in the United States. Br J Haematology 174(4): 591-9, Aug 2016.

Wilkes Jennifer, Hennessy Sean, Xiao Rui, Rheingold Susan, Seif Alix E, Huang Yuan-Shung, Vendetti Neika, Li Yimei, Bagatell Rochelle, Aplenc Richard, Fisher Brian T: Volume - Outcome Relationships in Pediatric Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia: Association between Hospital Pediatric and Pediatric Oncology Volume with Mortality and Intensive Care Resources during Initial Therapy. Clinical Lymphoma, Myeloma & Leukemia 16(7): 404-410, July 2016.

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