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Sandra Amaral, MD, MHS

Sandra Amaral, MD, MHS

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Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pediatrics
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34th and Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-2449
Fax: 215-590-3705
Education:
B.A.
Wesleyan University (College of Letters), 1992.
MD
Medical College of Pennsylvania-Hahnemann University, 2000.
MHS
Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health , 2005.
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Selected Publications

S Amaral, PP Reese: Children First in Kidney Allocation: The Right Thing to Do. Transplant Intl 27(6): 530-2, June 2014 Notes: Invited Commentary.

S Amaral, H Dashefsky, N Foster, S Furth: Peers4PATH: Expectations of Mentors and Mentees in a Peer Mentoring Intervention to Improve Quality of Life and Adherence in Solid Organ Transplant Recipients. Pediatric Academic Societies-American Society of Pediatric Nephrology Annual Meeting Vancouver, BC, Canada Poster presentation May 2014.

S Amaral, T Moatz, D Wiebe, S Furth: Geographic Variation in Where Children in the United States Obtain Kidney Transplants. Pediatric Academic Societies-American Society of Pediatric Nephrology Annual Meeting Vancouver, BC, Canada Poster presentation May 2014.

H Dashefsky, N Foster, R Rogers, S Furth, S Amaral: Peers4PATH: Examining Peer Mentoring as a Mechanism to Improve Health-Related Quality of Life and Adherence in Solid Organ Transplant Recipients. The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia LEND Research Symposium & Poster Day Phila, PA May 2014.

Peter Reese, MD, MSCE, Robert Veatch, PhD, Peter Abt, MD, Sandra Amaral, MD, MHS.: Revisiting Multi-Organ Transplantation in the Setting of Scarcity. Am J Transplant 14(1): 21-6, Jan 2014.

A Goldberg, S Amaral, A Moudgil: Developing a Framework for Evaluating Kidney Transplantation Candidacy in Children with Multiple Co-morbidities. Pediatric Nephrology Jan 2014.

Peter Reese, MD, MSCE, Hojun Hwang, BS, Vishnu Potluri, MD, Peter Abt, MD, Justine Shults, PhD, Sandra Amaral, MD, MHS.: Geographic Determinants of Access to Pediatric Kidney Transplantation. J Am Soc Nephrol 2014.

Article highlighted JASN article: Geographic Determinants of Access to Pediatric Kidney Transplantation: Wait Time for Children's Kidney Transplants Varies Widely from State to State. LiveScience 2014.

S Amaral, L Bell: Management of the recipient in the transition from pediatric to adult care. The Textbook of Organ Transplantation. AD Kirk, SJ Knechtle, CJ Larsen, JC Madsen, TC Pearson, SB Webber (eds.). John Wiley & Sons Ltd, 1, 2014.

D Goldberg, P Reese, S Amaral, P Abt: Reframing the Impact of Combined Heart-Liver Allocation on Liver Transplant Waitlist Candidates. Liver Transpl 2014 Notes: in press.

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Last updated: 06/28/2014
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