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), Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Director of Interdisciplinary Initiatives, PolicyLab; Center to Bridge Research, Practice, and Policy, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Senior Scholar, Clinical Epidemiology Unit, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics (CCEB), Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Assistant CEU Director for Faculty and Trainee Diversity, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA,
Senior Diversity Search Advisor, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Senior Fellow, Center for Public Health Initiatives, University of Pennsylvania
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
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 Other Expertise

Faculty Diversity, Inclusion & Diversity

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

Power, T., Mautone, J.A., Guevara, J.P., Fiks, A.G., Blum, N.J.: Improving mental health services through school and primary care collaborations. Platform presentation at the Annual Meeting of the National Association of School Psychologists, New Orleans, LA February 2016.

Guevara, J.P.: New Recommendations for Depression Screening Before and After Pregnancy. http://policylab.chop.edu/blog/new-recommendations-depression-screening-during-and-after-pregnancy January 2016.

Baillie, C.A., Guevara, J.P., Boston, R.C., Hecht, T.E.H. : A unit-based intervention aimed at improving patient adherence to pharmacological thromboprophylaxis. BMJ Quality and Safety 24(10): 654-60, October 2015 Notes: DOI:10.1136/bmjqs-2015-003992.

Andrew T Costarino, Dingwei Dai, Rui Feng, Chris Feudtner, James P Guevara: Gastric acid suppressant prophylaxis in pediatric intensive care: current practice as reflected in a large administrative database. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 16(7): 605-12, September 2015 Notes: DOI:10.1097/PCC.00000000000427.

Daymont, C, Guevara, J.P.: Well Child Care. BMJ Point-of-Care Monograph, https://online.epocrates.com/u/2911670/Well-child+Care July 2015.

Ivor B. Asztalos, Joanne M Wood, Daiwei Xie, James P Guevara: Association of Adverse Childhood Experiences and Asthma in a Nationally Representative Survey. Poster Presentation at the Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA April 2015.

Guevara, J.P., Price, J.: Doing something now for postpartum depression screening. http://policylab.chop.edu/blog/doing-something-now-postpartum-depression-screening August 2014.

Power, T.J., Mautone, J.A., Marshall, S.A., Jones, H.A., Cacia, J., Tresco, K., Cassano, M.C., Jawad, A.F., Guevara, J.P., Blum, N.J. : Feasibility and potential effectiveness of integrated services for children with ADHD in urban primary care practices. Clinical Practice in Pediatric Psychology Advance online publication: http://dx.doi.org/10.1037/cpp0000056, August 2014.

Daymont, C, Guevara, J.P.: Well Child Care. BMJ Point-of-Care Monograph, https://online.epocrates.com/u/2911670/Well-child+Care July 2014.

Brooks Carthon, M., Nguyen, T., Chittams, J., Park, E., Guevara, J. : Measuring success: Results from a national survey of recruitment and retention initiatives in the nursing workforce. Nursing Outlook 62(4): 259-267, July 2014.

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