Rachel K Myers, PhD, MS

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Research Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Department: Pediatrics

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Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Violence Prevention Initiative
Center for Injury Research and Prevention
2716 South Street, 13th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19146
Education:
BA (Health and Societies)
University of Pennsylvania, College of Arts and Sciences, 2005.
MS (Epidemiology)
Temple University, College of Health Professions, 2011.
PhD (Public Health)
Temple University, College of Health Professions, 2016.
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Selected Publications

Myers RK. : Using SAS to enhance data sharing across REDCap projects: Reducing errors, streamlining management, and improving quality. Proceedings of the Western Users of SAS Software Conference, Jul 2019. Notes: Available at: https://www.lexjansen.com/wuss/2019/153_Final_Paper_PDF.pdf.

Vega L, Myers RK. : Lessons Learned in Implementing a Trauma-Focused Intervention in a Pediatric Population after Violent Injury. Accepted for symposium presentation at the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies Annual Meeting, Boston, MA: Nov 2019.

Vega L, Menapace C, Myers RK, Kohser K, Fein J, Kassam-Adams N. : The Development of a Systemic, Trauma-Informed Group Model to Reduce Secondary Traumatic Stress among Providers Working with Trauma Survivors. Accepted for poster presentation at the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies Annual Meeting, Boston, MA: Nov 2019.

Myers RK, Garcia S, Everett V, Feske-Kirby K, Vega L, Fein JA, Kassam-Adams N. : Child Perceptions of Parental Social Support and Parent-Child Agreement in Child Posttraumatic Stress Symptoms. Accepted for poster presentation at the International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies Annual Meeting, Boston, MA: Nov 2019.

Myers RK, Zonfrillo MR, Menapace C, Fein J. : Injuries treated in the pediatric Emergency Department following interpersonal violence. Accepted for poster presentation at the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA: Nov 2019.

Myers, RK: Facts About Teen Dating Violence and How You Can Help Prevent It, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Health Tip of the Week, Philadelphia, PA: Oct 2019 Notes: Available at: https://www.chop.edu/news/health-tip/facts-about-teen-dating-violence-and-how-you-can-help-prevent-it.

Myers RK, Brown C. : Identification of Post-Traumatic Stress Symptoms Following Pediatric Interpersonal Assault: Opportunities for Early Intervention. Accepted for platform presentation at the National Network of Hospital-based Violence Intervention Programs Annual Meeting, Sacramento, CA: Sept 2019.

Myers RK, Thigpen J. : Examining Post-Assault Recovery Needs of Violently Injured Youth and their Families: Establishing Safety and Psychosocial Recovery. Accepted for platform presentation at the National Network of Hospital-based Violence Intervention Programs Annual Meeting, Sacramento, CA: Sept 2019.

Forke Young CM, Myers RK, Localio AR, Wiebe DJ, Fein JA, Grisso JA, Catallozzi M.: Intimate Partner Violence: Childhood Witnessing and Subsequent Experiences of College Undergraduates. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, Jul 2019 Notes: ePub ahead of print: July 9, 2019,

Pettit, Emma: In Plain Sight. Chronicle of Higher Education. June 2019 Notes: Available at: https://www.chronicle.com/interactives/plain-sight?key=mi0Bff1vaLHL09_no2Emgw1Tfhs2-3Ze-AqtmdUP3-8PbLUGJu7HkYluMqUZlnt_d1pOZlNBYkMyUWkwRFpDWTRDXy10VGpWenpqY0NGS2V4TllaTWU1MHl4Zw. (Interviewee).

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