Lisa Schwartz

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychology in Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Psychologist, Division of Oncology, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (Psychologist for Cancer Survivorship Program)
Faculty Member, Abramson Cancer Center, Sections on Pediatrics and Cancer Control, University of Pennsylvania
Faculty Member, The Center for Childhood Cancer Research, Section of Behavioral Oncology, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Faculty Member, The Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Co-Director and Co-Founder, Mobile Health Research Affinity Group, The Research Institute of the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
Division of Oncology
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
3501 Civic Center Blvd
CTRB 10311
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 267-426-0355
Education:
BS (Human Development with honors)
Cornell University, 1997.
MA (Clinical Psychology, Specialty in Pediatric Psychology)
Case Western Reserve University , 2002.
PhD (Clinical Psychology, Specialty in Pediatric Psychology)
Case Western Reserve University , 2005.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

Adolescent/young adults with cancer, cancer survivorship, health promotion and engagement in health care for childhood cancer survivors, transition to adulthood and adult care for childhood cancer survivors, mhealth

Selected Publications

Amaral S, Schwartz L, Zelikovsky N, Psihogios A, Rodig N, Reason J, George R, Turek Queally T, Kirsch A, Bowlin P, Estrada C, Reese P, Zderic S, Warady B: U-REAACT: Using mobile health to promote adherence in AYA with renal and urological diseases. Poster presented at Pediatric Academic Societies’ Meeting, Toronto, ON May 2018.

Wu HC, Do C, Andrulis IL, John EM, Daly MB, Buys SS, Chung WK, Knight JA, Bradbury AR, Keegan THM, Schwartz L, Krupska I, Miller RL, Santella RM, Tycko T, Terry MB: Breast cancer family history and allele-specific DNA methylation in the legacy girls study. Epigenetics Page: doi: 10.1080, April 2018 Notes: epub ahead of print.

Quillen J, Li Y, Ginsberg J, Schwartz LA, Hobbie W: Comparing the knowledge of parents and survivors who attend a survivorship clinic. Journal of Pediatric Oncology Nursing 35(1): 56-64, Jan 2018.

Daniel LC, Aggarwal R, Schwartz LA: Sleep in adolescents and young adults in the year after cancer treatment. Journal of Pediatric Psychology 6(4): 560-567, Dec 2017.

Steven E, Bartolozzi C, Barakat LP, Goldstein N, Schwartz LA: Health-related goals and psychosocial maturity among adolescents and young adults (AYA) with a history of cancer and healthy controls. Poster presented at the Annual Conference of the American Public Health Association, Atlanta, GA Nov 2017.

Schwartz LA, Hamilton J, Brumley L, Barakat L, Deatrick J, Szalda D, Bevans K, Tucker C, Daniel L, Butler E, Kazak A, Hobbie W, Ginsberg J, Psihogios A, Ver Hoeve A, Tuchman L : Development and content validation of the transition readiness inventory item pool for adolescent and young adult survivors of childhood cancer. Journal of Pediatric Psychology 42(9): 983-994, Oct 2017.

Stevens E, Velàzquez-Martin B, Schwartz LA, Barakat LP : Attitudes towards clinical trials among adolescents and young adults (AYA) with a history of cancer: psychosocial maturity, knowledge and disease-related correlates. Poster presented at Conference of International Society of Pediatric Oncology (SIOP), Washington, DC Oct 2017.

Devine K, Monaghan M, Schwartz LA: Introduction to the special issue on adolescent and young adult health: Why it is important, how far we have come, and where we are going. Journal of Pediatric Psychology 49(9): 903-909, October 2017.

Schwartz LA, Henry-Moss D, O'Toole N, Butler E, Patel N, Barakat LP, Mao J, Jubilerer T: Use of and beliefs about integrative medicine in a pediatric oncology clinic: parent and adolescent/young adult perspectives. Poster presented at the Conference of the International Society of Pediatric Oncology (SIOP), Washington, DC Oct 2017.

Pierce L, Hocking MS, Schwartz LA, Alderfer MA, Kazak AE, Barakat LP : Caregiver distress and patient health-related quality of life: Psychosocial screening during pediatric cancer treatment. Psychooncology 26(20): 1555-1561, Oct 2017.

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Last updated: 05/16/2018
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