Sarah A. Longworth, MD

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Hospital of University of Pennsylvania
3 Silverstein, Suite E
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 267-251-0009
Fax: 215-662-7611
Education:
BA (Major in Biology, Minor in Anthropology)
Haverford College , 2004.
MD
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine , 2010.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Infections in immunocompromised hosts
Infections in patients with leukemia and lymphoma
Infections in patients following stem cell transplant
Infections in solid organ transplant recipients and candidates

Description of Research Expertise

Nontuberculous mycobacterial infections in immunocompromised hosts

Selected Publications

Longworth SA, Daly JS: Management of infections due to nontuberculous mycobacteria in solid organ transplant recipients-Guidelines from the American Society of Transplantation Infectious Diseases Community of Practice. Clin Transplant 33(9): e13588, Sep 2019.

Chida N, Brown C, Mathad J, Carpenter K, Nelson G, Schechter MC, Giles N, Rebolledo PA, Ray S, Fabre V, Cantillo DS, Longworth S, Amorosa V, Petrauskis C, Boulanger C, Cain N, Gupta A, McKenzie-White J, Bollinger R, Melia M T: Internal Medicine Residents' Knowledge and Practice of Pulmonary Tuberculosis Diagnosis. Open Forum Infect Dis 5(7): ofy152, Jun 2018.

Chida N, Brown C, Mathad J, Carpenter K, Nelson G, Schechter MC, Rebolledo PA, Fabre V, Cantillo DS, Longworth S, Amorosa V, Petrauskis C, Boulanger C, Cain N, Gupta A, McKenzie-White J, Bollinger R, Melia M: Developing an Assessment Framework for Essential Internal Medicine Subspecialty Topics. J Grad Med Educ 10(3): 331-335, Jun 2018.

Longworth S, Schmitt SK, Longworth DL: Pulmonary Infections Egan’s Fundamentals of Respiratory Care, 11th Edition. Kacmarek RM, Stoller JK, Heuer AH (eds.). Elsevier Health Sciences Division, Mar 2016 Notes: Chapter 24.

Vinnard C, Longworth S, Mezochow A, Patrawalla A, Kreiswirth BN, Hamilton K: Deaths Related to Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Infections in the United States, 1999-2014. Ann Am Thorac Soc 13(11): 1951-1955, Nov 2016.

Longworth SA, Avery RK, Curless MS, Longworth DL : Infection Control Issues after Hematopoeitic Stem Cell Transplantation Transplant Infections, 4th Edition. Ljungman P, Snydman D, Boeckh M (eds.). Springer Page: 823-842, October 2016.

Forrestel A, Modi B, Longworth S, Wilck M, Micheletti R: Primary Cutaneous Cryptococcus in a Patient with Multiple Sclerosis Treated with Fingolimod. JAMA Neurol 73(3): 355-356, Mar 2016.

Longworth S, Han J: Pyogenic Liver Abscess. Clin Liver Dis 6(2): 51-54, Aug 2015.

Longworth S, Blumberg EA, Barton TD, Vinnard C: Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Infections after Solid Organ Transplantation: A Survival Analysis. Clin Microbiol Infect 21(1): 43-47, Jan 2015.

Longworth SA, Vinnard C, Lee I, Sims KD, Barton TD, Blumberg EA : Risk Factors for Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Infections in Solid Organ Transplant Recipients: A Case-Control Study. Transpl Infect Dis 16(1): 76-83, Feb 2014.

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Last updated: 11/21/2019
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