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Carol A Ford, MD

Carol A Ford, MD

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

Contact information
34th and Civic Center Boulevard
Main Building, 11th Floor, Suite 11NW10
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4399
Office: 267-426-3938
Fax: 215-590-4708
Education:
B.S. (Major in Sociology; Minor in Chemistry)
Appalachian State University, Boone, NC, 1979.
M.D.
School of Medicine University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, 1983.
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Selected Publications

Robert B. Lindell MD, Carol A. Ford MD, Melissa Alderfer PhD, Zachary McClain MD, Kristin Zelley MS, Kim E. Nichols MD: Parents’ perspectives on testing and communicating with adolescents about cancer genetic risk. Poster Presentation. 2014 Pediatric Academic Society annual meeting. Vancouver, Canada May 2014.

Benjamin Sahn, Petar Mamula, Carol A Ford : Review of Foreign Body Ingestion and Esophageal Food Impaction Management in Adolescents Journal of Adolescent Health In Press, 2014.

Ford, Carol A: The Professional-Parent-Teen Partnership. Reaching Teens: Wisdom from Adolescent Medicine Ginsburg K and Kinsman SB (eds.). American Academy of Pediatrics, 2014.

English Abigail, Ford Carol A, Kahn Jessica A, Kharbanda Elyse Olshen, Middleman Amy B: Adolescent consent for vaccination: a position paper of the Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine. The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine 53(4): 550-3, Oct 2013.

Ford Carol A, Skiles Martha P, English Abigail, Cai Jianwen, Agans Robert P, Stokley Shannon, Markowitz Lauri, Koumans Emilia H: Minor Consent and Delivery of Adolescent Vaccines. The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine Sep 2013.

Coyne-Beasley Tamera, Reiter Paul L, Liberty Abigail C, Ford Carol A, Miles Donna R, Brewer Noel T: Awareness is not enough: the need to increase meningococcal vaccine uptake. Clinical pediatrics 52(5): 441-50, May 2013.

Dowshen, Nadia. Pierce, Virginia M. Zanno, Allison. Salazar-Austin, Nicole. Ford, Carol. Hodinka, Richard L.: Acute HIV infection in a critically ill 15-year-old male. Pediatrics 131(3): e959-63, Mar 2013.

Skinner, Asheley Cockrell. Miles, Donna. Perrin, Eliana M. Coyne-Beasley, Tamera. Ford, Carol.: Source of parental reports of child height and weight during phone interviews and influence on obesity prevalence estimates among children aged 3-17 years. Public Health Reports 128(1): 46-53, Jan-Feb 2013.

Coyne-Beasley, Tamera. Miles, Donna R. Lees, Abigail C. Proescholdbell, Scott K. Ford, Carol A.: Disparities in firearms ownership and storage practices in North Carolina. Southern Medical Journal 105(4): 225-30, Apr 2012.

Pettifor, Audrey E. Levandowski, Brooke A. Macphail, Catherine. Miller, William C. Tabor, Joyce. Ford, Carol. Stein, Cheryl R. Rees, Helen. Cohen, Myron.: A tale of two countries: rethinking sexual risk for HIV among young people in South Africa and the United States. Journal of Adolescent Health 49(3): 237-243.e1, Sep 2011.

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Last updated: 03/05/2014
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