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Octavia Pickett-Blakely, MD, MHS

Octavia Pickett-Blakely, MD, MHS

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

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3400 Civic Center Boulevard
743 Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
South Pavilion
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-349-8222
Fax: 215-349-5915
BS (Biology)
University of Maryland Eastern Shore, 1998.
MD (Medicine)
University of Maryland School of Medicine, 2002.
MHS (Clinical Investigation)
Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 2009.
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Selected Publications

Gregory R. Bernstein, Octavia Pickett-Blakely: De Novo Inflammatory Bowel Disease After Bariatric Surgery: A Case Series and Literature Review. Digestive Disease and Sciences 2017 Notes: In press.

Pickett-Blakely O, Newberry C: Future Therapies in Obesity. Gastroenterol Clin North Am 45(5): 705-714, December 2016.

Christopher J. Neylan BA, Scott M. Damrauer MD, Rachel R. Kelz MD, John T. Farrar MD PhD, Daniel T. Dempsey MD, Major K. Lee IV MD PhD, Giorgos C. Karakousis MD, Colleen M. Tewksbury MPH RD LDN, Octavia E. Pickett-Blakely MD MHS, Noel N. Williams MD, Kristoffel R. Dumon MD: The Role of BMI Class in Cholecystectomy Following Acute Cholecystitis: An ACS NSQIP Analysis. Surgery 160(3): 699-707, Sept 2016.

Octavia Pickett-Blakely: Nutrition and GI: Still Hand in Hand? AGA Perspectives. Gary Falk, MD, MHS, July 2016.

Pickett-Blakely, OE: Obesity in Women: The Clinical Impact on Gastrointestinal and Reproductive Health and Disease Management. Gastroenterol Clin North Am 45(2): 317-31, June 2016.

Carolyn Newberry, MD, Ann Tierney, M.S., Octavia Pickett-Blakely, MD, MHS: Lactulose Hydrogen Breath Test Result Is Associated with Age and Gender. BioMed Research International 2016: 1-5, March 2016.

Day Lukejohn W, Gonzalez Susana, Mendoza Ladd Antonio, Bucobo Juan Carlos, Pickett-Blakely Octavia, Tilara Amy, Christie Jennifer: Diversity in gastroenterology in the United States: Where are we now? Where should we go? Gastrointestinal endoscopy Jan 2016.

Anna Buchner, Octavia Pickett-Blakely, Faten Aberra, Wojciech Blonski, Gary Lichtenstein: The utility of capsule endoscopy for the diagnosis and management of Crohn's disease in patients referred to a tertiary Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) Center American Journal of Gastroenterology supplement October 2015 Notes: Poster presentation.

Charlene Compher, PhD, RD, Joseph Boullata, PharmD, Octavia Pickett-Blakely, MD, MHS, Phyllis Schiavone, MSN, CRNP, Nancy Stoner, RN, MSN, Bruce Kinosian, MD: Clinical Management of Patients With Parenteral Nutrition-Dependent Short Bowel Syndrome During Teduglutide Therapy. Journal of Parenteral and Enteral Nutrition. JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr, June 2015 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Pickett-Blakely, OE: The management of obesity. Doctors on Air WURD radio May 2015.

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Last updated: 04/24/2017
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