Krishna Wood White, MD, MPH

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Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Adolescent Specialty Care Center
3350 Market Street, 5th flr
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-3537
BS (Molecular Biology)
Hampton University , 1998.
Eastern Virginia Medical School, 2002.
MPH (Health Policy)
The George Washington University , 2008.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Adolescent Reproductive Health
Adolescent Substance Abuse
Long acting reversible contraception

Selected Publications

White, K, Bowen, J , Coley, A, Marvel, A, Walters, J, Vater, S, Fennimore, J, and Miller, A : Assessing Delaware Parents’ Knowledge, Attitudes, and Preferences about Long Acting Reversible Contraceptives for Teens Using Participatory Action Research. Delaware Journal of Public Health 4(5): 24-31, Nov 2018.

Wood-White, K., Vater, S., Marvel, A.: What Do Parents Know and Believe about LARC Use in Teens? Journal of Adolescent Health 62(2): S74, 2018.

Walters, J., Coley, A., White, K., Bowen, J., Gearhart, S., Fennimore, J., Miller, A., Diaz-Camacho, E.: Assessing Delaware Parents’ Knowledge, Attitudes and Preferences About Long Acting Reversible Contraceptives for Teens Using Participatory Action Research. Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology 30(2): 329, 2017.

Hill, S. and White, K.: Issues Regarding Puberty (Chapter 3). Cerebral Palsy: A Guide for Caregiving. Miller and Bachrach (eds.). Johns Hopkins University Press, 3rd edition, 2017.

White, K. : Transforming an Adolescent Medicine Practice in a Children’s Hospital to Provide Same Day Access to LARCs. Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology 30(2): 326 – 327, 2017.

Titchen KE, Katz D, Martinez K, White, K. : Ovarian Cystadenoma in a Trafficked Patient. Pediatrics 137(5): e20152201, May 2016.

White, K., Levine L., Catallozzi, M.C., Schwarz, D: Adolescent Medicine (Chapter 1). The Philadelphia Guide: Inpatient Pediatrics, 2nd edition. Frank G, Shah SS, Catallozzi MC, Zaoutis LB (eds.). McGraw Hill, 2016.

Hill, S., Owens, B., Tichen, K., White, K.: Sex-Ed in the Summer: Can One Day Change Providers’ Beliefs and Practices? Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology 28(2): e50, 2015.

White, K and R. Hagler: The Annual Physical (Chapter 1). Basics in Adolescent Medicine: A Practical Manual of Signs, Symptoms and Solutions, World Scientific. Silber, T and Saxena H (eds.). 2013.

White, K: “Is Your Period Normal?” Seventeen Magazine April 2009.

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