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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

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.

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.

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 Epub ahead of print, Sept 12 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.

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 Epub ahead of print, July 27 2016.

Miller Tamara P, Getz Kelly D, Kavcic Marco, Li Yimei, Huang Yuan-Shung, Sung Lillian, Alonzo Todd A, Gerbing Robert, Daves M, Horton TM, Pulsipher Michael A, Pollard Jess, Bagatell Rochelle, Seif Alix E, Fisher Brian T, Gamis Alan S, Aplenc Richard: A comparison of discharge strategies after chemotherapy completion in pediatric patients with acute myeloid leukemia: a report from the Children's Oncology Group. Leuk Lymphoma 57(7): 1567-74, Jul 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.

Vendetti N, Gerber JS, Sammons JS, Fisher BT, Zaoutis TE, Coffin SE: Administration of Palivizumab in the NICU. Hospital Pediatrics 6(6): 354-8, June 2016.

Hamula Camille L, Hughes Kenneth, Fisher Brian T, Zaoutis Theoklis E, SIngh Ila R, Velegraki Aristea : T2Candida Provides Rapid and Accurate Species Identification in Pediatric Cases of Candidemia. American Journal of Clinical Pathology 145(6): 858-61, June 2016.

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