James P. Guevara

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Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Attending Physician, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics University of Pennsylvania
Member, Biomedical Graduate Studies (BGS), University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Associate Fellow, Center for Public Health Initiatives, University of Pennsylvania
Senior Scholar, Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics (CCEB), University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Senior Diversity Search Advisor, Perelman School of Medicine
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
Division of General Pediatrics
Children's Hospital Of Philadelphia
3535 Market St, Rm 1531
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-1130
Fax: 267-426-0380
Graduate Group Affiliations
Education:
B.S. (Zoology)
University of California, Davis , 1984.
M.C.S. (Theology)
New College Berkeley , 1985.
M.D. (Medicine)
Northwestern University, 1990.
M.P.H. (Health Services)
University of Washington, 1999.
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Description of Research Expertise

Developmental and Behavioral Disabilities
Systematic reviews and meta-analysis
Randomized Controlled Trials
Health Disparities

Description of Itmat Expertise

Dr. Guevara studies developmental disabilities and behavioral health in children with a particular interest in the implementation and dissemination of evidence-based developmental and behavioral practices into policy.

Selected Publications

Guevara, J.P.: Literacy Challenges to Developmental Screening in an Urban Community Poster presentation at the Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting, Vancouver, BC May 2014.

Guevara, J.P.: Opening Doors to Early Intervention: a patient navigation model to enhance completion of early intervention referrals Poster presentation at the Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting, Vancouver, BC May 2014.

Jimenez, M., Fiks, A., Ramirez-Shah, L., Gerdes, M., Ni, A., Pati, S., Guevara, J.P. : Factors associated with early intervention referral and evaluation: a mixed methods analysis. Academic Pediatrics 14: 315-23, March 2014.

Guevara, J.P., Adanga, E., Brooks Carthon, M. : Minority faculty development programs at US medical schools (letter to the Editor). JAMA 311: 1157-8, March 2014.

Morelli, D.L., Pati, S., Butler, A., Blum, N.J., Gerdes, M., Pinto-Martin, J., and Guevara, J.P. : Challenges to implementation of developmental screening in urban primary care: a mixed methods study. BMC Pediatrics 14: 16, February 2014 Notes: DOI: 10.1186/1471-2431-14-16.

Guevara JP, Moon J, Hines EM, Fremont E, Forrest CB, Silber JH, Pati S: Continuity of Public Health Insurance Coverage: A Systematic Review Medical Care Research and Review 71(2): 115-37, January 2014.

Guevara, J.P., Adanga, E., Avakame, E., Brooks Carthon, M. : Minority faculty development programs and underrepresented minority faculty representation at US medical schools JAMA 310: 2297-2304, December 2013.

Daymont, C., Guevara, J.P.: Well Child Care. BMJ Point-of-Care Monograph. BMJ, November 2013 Notes: https://online.epocrates.com/u/2911670/Well-child+Care.

Jimenez, M., Guevara, J.P.: A 7 year old boy experiencing difficulty at school. Can Med Assoc J. 185: 1333-5, October 2013.

Fiks AG, Mayne S, Debartolo E, Power TJ, Guevara JP: Parental Preferences and Goals Regarding ADHD Treatment. Pediatrics 132: 1-11, August 2013.

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Last updated: 08/19/2014
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