Amy Hirshfeld Schultz, MD, MSCE

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Professor of Clinical Pediatrics (Cardiology)
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Division of Cardiology
Room 8NW38, 8th Floor, Northwest Tower, Main Hospital
3401 Civic Center Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2155902200
Fax: (215) 590-5825
AB (Biological Sciences)
Cornell University, 1992.
MD (Medicine)
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 1996.
MSCE (Clinical Epidemiology)
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 2005.
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Description of Research Expertise

Identification of Critical Congenital Heart Disease, including universal screening with pulse oximetry
Neurodevelopmental Outcomes in Congenital Heart Disease

Description of Clinical Expertise

General Pediatric Cardiology
Pediatric Echocardiography
Quality Improvement in Pediatric Cardiology

Selected Publications

Hirshfeld AB, Kahle AL, Clark III BJ, Bridges ND: Parent-reported health status following pediatric thoracic organ transplant J Heart Lung Transplant 23: 1111-1118, 2004.

Hirshfeld AB, Thompson WR, Patel A, Boone LB, Murphy AM: Proximal trisomy 1q mosaicism in a girl with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy associated with Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome and multiple congenital anomalies. Am J Med Genet 100(6): 264-268, 2001.

Sobel J, Hirshfeld AB, McTigue K, Burnett C, Altekruse S, Brenner F, Malcolm G, Mottice SL, Nichols CK, Swerdlow DL : The pandemic of Salmonella entertidis phage type 4 reaches Utah: a complex investigation confirms the need for continuing rigorous control measures Epidemiol Infect 125(1): 1-8, 2000.

Lopez JM, Song K, Hirshfeld AB, Lin H, Wolfner MF: The Drosophila fs(1)ya protein, which is needed for the first mitotic division, is in the nuclear lamina and in the envelopes of cleavage nuclei, pronuclei and nonmitotic nuclei Developmental Biology 163: 202-211, 1994.

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