Debbie Cohen

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Associate Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Director, Neuroendocrine Tumor Translational Center of Excellence (NET TCE) , Hospital of the University Of Pennsylvania
Director of Clinical Research Renal Division, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Medicine

Contact information
One Founders Pavilion
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2156627544
University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, 1990.
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Description of Research Expertise

complex hypertension, adrenal hypertension, pheochromocytoma, chronic kidney disease

Description of Itmat Expertise

Dr. Cohen has a research interest in the effects of different antihypertensive medications on pulse wave velocity in patients with proteinuric kidney disease.

Selected Publications

Huan Y, Cohen DL, Townsend RR: Central Aortic Pressure, Arterial Compliance: Emerging Tools to Identify and Guide Therapy for High Risk African American Patients. Hypertension in High Risk African Americans. Ferdinand, KC (eds.). Springer, Chapter 10: 151-161, Jan 2015

Huan Y, Cohen DL, Townsend RR: Pathophysiology of Hypertension in Chronic Kidney Disease Chronic Renal Disease. Kimmel PL, Rosenberg ME. (eds.). Elsevier, 1(14): 163-169, Oct 2014.

Cohen DL, Huan Y, Townsend RR: Central BP monitoring, home BP monitoring and ambulatory BP monitoring in CKD. CKD and Hypertension. Weir M (eds.). Springer, Chapter 2: 11-23, 2015.

Townsend RR, Cohen DL, Chang TI, Cushman W, DelPinto R, Evans GC, Glasser SP, Haley W, Olney C, Oparil S, Pisone R, Umanath K, Wright J : Orthostatic systolic blood pressure changes in SPRINT participants at baseline (Poster Presentation) Journal of the American Society of Hypertension 9(4): e57, Apr 2015.

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