Philip V Scribano, DO, MSCE

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Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Division of General Pediatrics
Buerger Center, 12th Fl; Room 12281
3500 Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 267-426-3111
Fax: 215-590-2180
BA (Biochemistry)
Rutgers University, Cook College, 1985.
DO (Medicine)
UMNDJ- School of Osteopathic Medicine, 1989.
MSCE (Clinical Epidemiology)
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 1998.
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Description of Research Expertise

Use of technology in healthcare; health services for vulnerable populations; child maltreatment and intimate partner violence prevention interventions.

Description of Clinical Expertise

I am a pediatrician, board certified in General Pediatrics and Child Abuse Pediatrics. I provide clinical care as a Child Abuse Pediatrics Subspecialist in the evaluation of suspected child abuse, as well as a clinician to support the physical health, behavioral/developmental health of children placed into foster care. I also provide clinical care as a Pediatric Hospitalist.

Selected Publications

Scribano PV, Zolotor A.: Child Maltreatment Prevention and the Medical Home-A Promising Approach to an Age Old Pediatric Problem. Academic Pediatrics 12: 251-252, 2012.

Scribano PV, Stevens J. Kaizar E and the NFP-IPV Research Group (2011): The Effects of Intimate Partner Violence Before, During and After Pregnancy in Nurse Visited First Time Mothers. Maternal Child Health Journal 17: 307-318, 2013.

Scribano PV, Stevens J, Marshall J, Gleason E, Kelleher KJ.: Feasibility of Patient-Initiated Technology for Intimate Partner (IPV) Violence Screening in a Pediatric Emergency Department (PED. Pediatric Emergency Care, 27: 710-716, 2011.

Berger R, Fromkin J, Stutz H, Makoroff K, Scribano P, Feldman K, Tu LC, Fabio, A. : An Increase in Abusive Head Trauma During the Current Economic Recession: A Multi-Center Analysis. Pediatrics 128: 637-643, 2011.

McPherson P, Scribano PV, Stevens J.: Barriers to Successful Treatment Completion of Child Sexual Abuse Survivors Journal of Interpersonal Violence 27: 23-29, 2011.

Thackeray J, Hornor G, Benzinger EA, Scribano PV.: Forensic Evidence Collection and DNA Identification in Acute Child Sexual Assault Pediatrics 128: 227-232, 2011.

Scribano PV.: Prevention Strategies in Child Maltreatment Current Opinion in Pediatrics 22: 616-620, 2010.

Scribano PV, Hornor G, Rhoda D, Curran S, Stevens J. : Multi-Informant Assessment of Anxiety Regarding Ano-Genital Examinations for Suspected Child Sexual Abuse (CSA). Child Abuse & Neglect 34: 602-609, 2010.

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