Andrea J. Apter, MD,MA,MSc
Section of Allergy and Immunology
Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Division
829 West Gates
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Fax: (215) 662-2425
B.A. (with High Honors)
University of Connecticut (Mathematics), 1970.
Temple University (Mathematics), 1972.
Post-Bacca (Pre-Health Program)
University of Pennsylvania, 1980.
University of Pennsylvania, 1984.
Harvard School of Public Health (Epidemiology), 1997.
Description of Research Expertiseepidemiology
adverse drug reactions
quality of life
Description of Clinical Expertiseallergy-immunology
Selected PublicationsApter AJ, Bryant-Stephens T, Perez L, Morales KH, Howell JT, Mullen A, Han X, Canales M, Rogers M, Klusaritz H, Localio AR.: Patient Portal Usage and Outcomes Among Adults with Uncontrolled Asthma. J Allergy Clin Immunol: In Practice 8: 965-70, March 2020.
Marx, D., Wolk, C., Bryant-Stephens, T., Lieberman, A., Kenyon, C., Apter, A. J., Williams, Y., Localio, R., Shults, J., Stewart, Y., & Beidas, R: School staff and school characteristics related to implementation of evidence-based practices for asthma management in schools. Poster accepted for presentation at the American Thoracic Society Conference 2020, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. May, 2020. 2020.
Patel P, Appel S, Apter A: Health Care Utilization in Urban Young Adults with Asthma. J Allergy Clin Immunol. Accepted for presentation 2020 Annual Meeting of American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology 2020.
Bryant Stephens T, Williams YE, Minto N, Apter AJ, Localio AR, Stewart Y, Kenyon C.: Adaptation Of School Based Asthma Therapy In A Large Urban Cohort. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. Accepted for Oral Presentation at 2020 Annual Congress of the American Thoracic Society. Philadelphia, May 19, 2020. 2020.
Rebecca E Greenblatt; Edward J Zhao; Sarah E Henrickson; Andrea J Apter; Rebecca A Hubbard; Blanca E Himes. : Factors Associated with Exacerbations among Adults with Asthma According to Electronic Health Record Data Asthma Research and Practice 5: epub, 2019
Mauger D, Apter AJ : Indirect Treatment Comparisons and Biologics. J Allergy Clin Immunol 143: 84-86, 2019.
LaCava A, Perez L, Alausa M, Morales K, Han X, Bryant-Stephens T, Apter A: Home visits: An Overlooked Yet Acceptable Intervention for Asthma Management in Low Income and Minority Adults. Presented at the 2019 Annual Meeting of American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology. J allergy Clin Immunol 2019;143:A681. 2019.
Patel P, Stinson R, Kenyon C, Szaida D, Apter A.: Assessing transition Readiness in Adolescents and Young Adults with Asthma on Omalizumab. Presented at 2019 Annual Meeting of American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology. J Allergy Clin Immunol 2019;143:A280. 2019.
Apter AJ, Localio AR, Morales K, Han X, Perez L, Mullen AN, Rogers M, Klusaritz H, Howell JT, Canales MN, Bryant-Stephens T: Home Visits for Uncontrolled Asthma among Low-Income Adults with Patient Portal Access. J Allergy Clin Immunol 144: 846-853, 2019.
Gleeson PK, Perez L, Localio AR, Morales KH, Han X, Bryant-Stephens T, Apter AJ : Inhaler Technique in Low-Income, Inner-City Adults with Uncontrolled Asthma. JACI: In Practice 8: 2683-88, 2019.