Sandra Amaral, MD, MHS

faculty photo
Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pediatrics
Graduate Group Affiliations

Contact information
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
34th and Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-2449
Fax: 215-590-3705
Education:
B.A.
Wesleyan University (College of Letters), 1992.
MD
Medical College of Pennsylvania-Hahnemann University, 2000.
MHS
Johns Hopkins University, Bloomberg School of Public Health , 2005.
Permanent link
 
> Perelman School of Medicine   > Faculty   > Details

Selected Publications

Caitlin Strachan, MariaJose Paton, Janaiya Reason, Sandra Amaral: Stakeholder Perspectives in Peer Mentoring Program for Pediatric Solid Organ Tranpslant Recipients. American Transplant Congress. Boston, MA, Poster presentation Jun 2019.

Amaral S, Keating B, Kumar J: Validating Injury to the Renal Transpant Using Urinary Signatures (VIRTUUS): A Biomarker Cohort Study in Children. International Pediatric Transplant Association Biennial Meeting 2019, Vancouver, BC, Canada, Oral presentation May 2019.

Amaral S, Schwartz S, Zelikovsky N, Psihogios A, Turek Queally N, Rodig N, Reason J, George R, Kirsch A, Bowlin P, Estrada C, Zderic S, Warady B: U-REAACT: Using mobile health to promote medication adherence in youth with kidney transplants. International Pediatric Transplant Association Biennial Meeting 2019, Vancouver, BC, Canada, Oral presentation May 2019.

Nancy Kutner, Sandra Amaral, Charles B Bowling: Kidney Diseases. Behavioral and Social Science in Medicine: Principles and Practice of Biopsychosocial Care. Springer. Ed: Waldstein SR 2019 Notes: ISBN 978-1-4614-1731-6.

Mendenhall S, McAndrew C, Levy T, Amaral S, Oded BA, Chang B, Levin SL: Functional Outcomes of the World’s First Pediatric Bilateral Hand Transplant at 32 Months. American Society for Reconstructive Transplantation 6th Biennial Meeting, Chicago, IL, Podium Presentation Nov 2018.

Amaral S, McCulloch CE, Brunson C, Winnicki E, Roll GR, Lee BK, Ku E: Trends in Living Donation by Race/Ethnicity in Pediatric ESRD. American Society of Nephrology Kidney Week 2018, San Diego, CA, Poster Presentation Oct 2018.

Brunson C, Shults J, Amaral S: Factors Affecting Initial Dialysis Modality in Pediatric ESRD. American Society of Nephrology Kidney Week 2018, San Diego, CA, Poster Presentation Oct 2018.

Schrauben S, Amaral S, Anderson AH, Feldman HI, Dember LM: Markers of Modifiable Health Behaviors, Cardiovascular Events, Death and Chronic Kidney Disease. American Society of Nephrology Kidney Week 2018, San Diego, CA, Poster Presentation Oct 2018.

Meyers M, Amaral S, Goldberg D: Predictors of Utilization of Public Health Service Increased Risk Kidneys in Pediatric Renal Transplant Recipients: Recipient Characteristics American Transplant Congress, Seattle, Washington. Poster Presentation June 2018.

Meyers M, Amaral S, Goldberg D: Utilization of Public Health Service Increased Risk Kidneys in Pediatric Renal Transplant Recipients by Era. American Transplant Congress, Seattle, Washington. Poster Presentation June 2018.

back to top
Last updated: 06/13/2019
The Trustees of the University of Pennsylvania