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Jennifer K. Walter, MD, PhD, MS

Jennifer K. Walter, MD, PhD, MS

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

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3535 Market St 15th floor, Room 1571
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 267-426-7466
Fax: 267-426-0380
BA (Philosophy)
Loyola University Chicago, 1998.
PhD (Philosophy Dissertation: Achieving Mutually Respectful Public Discourse: A Normative Model)
Georgetown University , 2005.
Georgetown University , 2007.
MS (Health and Health Care Research)
University of Michigan, 2011.
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Selected Publications

Kidszun, A, Linebarger J, Walter JK, Paul N, Fruth A, Midenberger E, Lantos J: Ethics Rounds: A mistaken prenatal diagnosis of a lethal anomaly Pediatrics online April 2016.

Walter JK, Davis, MM: Who’s willing? Characteristics associated with Willingness to Participate in Clinical Research. IRB: Ethics and Human Research 38(2): 15-20, 2016.

Madrigal V, Carroll KW, Faerber JA, Walter JK, Morrison W, Feudtner C: Parental Sources of Support and Guidance When Making Difficult Decisions in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit. Journal of Pediatrics 169: 221-226e4, 2016.

Walter JK, Madrigal VN, Feudtner CF: Teaching Pediatric Intensive Care Physicians Communication Skills: The Enduring Effects American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine 2016.

Jennifer K Walter, Emily Sachs, Folasade Odeniyi, Pamela Nathanson, Chris Feudtner: How Intensivist Oncologists Caring for Pediatric Cancer Patients Communicate about Goals of Care. American Academy of Pediatrics October 2015.

Folasade Odeniyi, Jennifer K Walter: Provider Perspectives on Preparing For and Conducting Family Meetings. American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine February 2015.

Walter JK, Feudtner CF: Editorial Year Book of Pediatrics. Cabana, Michael (eds.). Elsevier, 2015.

Chris Feudtner, Jennifer Walter, Jennifer Faerber, Karen Carroll, Tammy Kang, Pamela Hinds: Good Parent-Beliefs Over Time Among Parents of Children with Serious Illness: A Prospective Cohort Study. Pediatric Academic Society 2015.

Erin Williams, Walter JK: When Does the Amount We Pay Research Participants Become “Undue Influence”? AMA Journal of Ethics 17(12): 1116-1121, 2015.

Kirschen MP and Walter, JK: Ethical Issues in Neuroprognostication after Severe Pediatric Brain Injury. Seminars in Pediatric Neurology 22(3), 2015.

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Last updated: 04/06/2016
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