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
Roberts Center, Room 10362
Philadelphia, PA 19146
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

Getz Kelly D, Miller Tamara P, Seif Alex E, Li Yimei, Huang YV, Fisher Brian T, Aplenc Richard: Opioid utilization among pediatric patients treated for newly diagnosed acute myeloid leukemia. PLoS One 13(2), Feb 2018.

DiNofia AM, Seif AE, Devidas M, Li Y, Hall M, Huang YV, Cahen V, Hunger SP, Winick NJ, Carroll WL, Fisher BT, Larsen EC, Aplenc R: Cost comparison by treatment arm and center-level variations in cost and inpatient days on the phase III high-risk B acute lymphoblastic leukemia trial AALL0232. Cancer Med 7(1): 3-12, 2018.

Citrin R, Getz KD, Li Y, Huang YS, Horowitz JP, Seif AE, Fisher BT, Aplenc R: The epidemiology of rasburicase use in paediatric patients with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia and non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Br J Haematol epub ahead of print 2018.

Danziger-Isakov L, Steinbach WJ, Paulsen G, Munoz FM, Sweet LR, Green M, Michaels MG, Englund JA, Murray A, Halasa N, Dulek DE, Madan RP, Herold BC, Fisher BT: A Multicenter Consortium to Define the Epidemiology and Outcomes of Pediatric Solid Organ Transplant Recipients With Inpatient Respiratory Virus Infection. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc epub ahead of print 2018.

Fitzgerald JC, Li Y, Fisher BT, Huang YS, Miller TP, Bagatell R, Seif AE, Aplenc R, Thomas NJ: Hospital Variation in Intensive Care Resource Utilization and Mortality in Newly Diagnosed Pediatric Leukemia. Pediatr Crit Care Med epub ahead of print 2018.

Downes KJ, Laskin BL, Fisher BT: The Cost of Vancomycin and Piperacillin/Tazobactam Treatment-Reply. JAMA Pediatr epub ahead of print 2018.

Winestone LE, Getz KD, Miller TP, Li Y, Huang YS, Seif AE, Fisher BT, Aplenc R: Complications preceding early deaths in Black and White children with acute myeloid leukemia. Pediatr Blood Cancer 64(12), Dec 2017.

Downes KJ, Cowden C, Laskin BL, Huang YS, Gong W, Bryan M, Fisher BT, Goldstein SL, Zaoutis TE.: Association of Acute Kidney Injury With Concomitant Vancomycin and Piperacillin/Tazobactam Treatment Among Hospitalized Children. JAMA Pediatr. Epub ahead of print, Oct 2 2017.

Miller Tamara P, Li Yimei, Kavcic Marco, Getz Kelly D, Huang Yuan-shung, Sung Lillian, Alonzo Todd A, Gerbing Robert Daves MH, Horton TM, Pulsipher Michael A, Pollard Jess, Bagatell Rochelle, Seif Alix E, Fisher Brian T, Luger S, Gamis Alan S, Adamson Peter C, Aplenc Richard: Center-level variation in accuracy of adverse event reporting in a clinical trial for pediatric acute myeloid leukemia: a report from the Children's Oncology Group. Haematologica 102(9): e340-e343, September 2017.

Katragkou A, Fisher BT, Groll AH, Roilides E, Walsh TJ.: Diagnostic Imaging and Invasive Fungal Diseases in Children. J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 6(1): S12–321, Sept 1 2017 Notes: Guest Editor.

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