Linda Fleisher

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Adjunct Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute
Fellow, Un of Penn Center for Public Health Initiatives
Adjunct Faculty, Un. of Penn. School of Nursing
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
2711 South Street, Rm 13121
Philadelphia, PA 19146
Office: 2674263191
Lab: 2674263191
Education:
BA (Sociology)
West Chester University, 1976.
MPH (Community Health Education)
Temple University, 1984.
PhD (Health Communications/Public Health)
Temple University, 2011.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

clinical trials
health disparities
health communications
Patient engagement
Implementation science

Description of Research Expertise

Expertise in designing and evaluating patient centered interventions, both traditional and mHealth with a focus on informed decision making.
Expertise in designing and implementing community based research.
Expertise in designing and implementing patient centered research.
Expertise in mixed-methods approaches

Selected Publications

Schwartz, L.A., Szalda, D., Psihogios, A.M., Ver Hoeve, E.S., Daniel, L., Anderson, L., Butler, E., Hobbie, W., Jacobs, L.A., Ginsberg, J.P., Fleisher, L., Houston, K., Buchanan Lunsford, N., Vachani, C., Hampshire, M.K., Metz, J.M., Kayser, C.E.: AYA STEPS: A mobile app to enhance uptake of survivorship care plans for adolescent and young adult survivors of childhood cancer. Poster presented at CDC National Cancer Conference, Atlanta, GA; August 2017 August 2017.

Fiks, A., McMahon, P., Berrigan, L., Sykes, E., Gruver, R., Jew, O., Halkyard, K., Winston, F., Fleisher, L.: Direct-to-Consumer Teledermatology mobile health app aimed at shortening wait times for new patients World Congress of Pediatric Dermatology, Chicago, Illinois, July 6-9, 2017. July 2017.

Fiks, A., McMahon, P., Berrigan, L. Sykes, E., Gruver, R., Halkyard, K., Winston, F., Fleisher, L. : Feasibility, Acceptability and Impact of a Pediatric Teledermatology Mobile Health Application. iHealth Clinical Informatics Conference, Philadelphia, PA, May 2-4, 2017 May 2017.

Fiks, A., McMahon, P., Berrigan, L., Sykes, E., Gruver, R., Jew, O., Halkyard, K., Winston, F., Fleisher, L. : Direct-to-Consumer Teledermatology. Pediatric Academic Societies, San Francisco, CA, May 6-9, 2017. May 2017.

Fiks, A., McMahon, P., Berrigan, L., Sykes, E., Gruver, R., Jew, O., Halkyard, K., Winston, F., Fleisher, L.: Direct-to-Consumer Teledermatology. Poster Presented at Eastern Society for Pediatric Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, March 24-26, 2017 March 2017.

Schwartz, L.A., Psihogios, A.M., Ver Hoeve, E.S., Kayser, C.E., Daniel, L. Butler, E., Barakat, L.P., Fredericks, E., Dowshen, N., Amaral, S., Fleisher, L., Hobbie, W., Ginsberg, J., Jacobs, L.A., Wartman, E., Szalda, D. : The rigorous development and evaluation of a text bank: A trial of adolescent and young adult survivors of childhood cancer as an example. Poster presented at Society of Pediatric Psychology Annual Conference, Portland, OR; March, 2017 March 2017.

Fleisher, L., Fiks, A., Sykes, E., Berrigan, L., Osinubi, O: Disparities in Parent Attitudes Toward and Use of Mobile Health Tools in Pediatric Care. Poster Presented at Eastern Society for Pediatric Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, March 24-26, 2017 March 2017.

Fleisher, L, Bass, S. : Building a Better e-Health Intervention: Using formative research to guide the development of an e-health clinical trial communication tool. Annual Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, San Diego, March 24-25, 2017. March 2017.

Clement, G, Meade, C., Fleisher, L. : Fostering a Norm of Equitable Inclusion in Personalized Precision Medicine Annual Meeting of the Society of Behavioral Medicine, San Diego, March 24-25, 2017 March 2017.

Cosgrove, S., Romney, M., Brawer, R., Plumb, J., Gonzalez, E., Fleisher, L., Moore, B. : Health Literacy: Cancer Prevention Strategies For Early Adults American Journal of Preventive Medicine 2017.

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Last updated: 09/05/2017
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