Shobha S Natarajan, MD

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Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
Division of Cardiology
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
34th Street & Civic Center Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-2200
Fax: 215-590-4620
BA (History)
Haverford College, 1990.
Post-Bacc (Pre-Medical)
Bryn Mawr College, 1994.
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 1999.
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Selected Publications

Min J, Griffis HM, Tam V, Meyers KE, Natarajan SS.: Association of neighborhood-level social determinants and food environments with pediatric hypertension care. Health Place Aug 2020.

haszczewski KJ, Quartermain MD, and Natarajan SS: Implementing a Quality Improvement Tool to Systematically Identify Discrepancies between Pre-operative Echocardiographic Findings and Intraoperative Inspection in Pediatric Patients Undergoing Repair for Congenital Heart Defects. American Society of Echocardiography Annual Scientific Sessions August 2020.

Chang JC, Xiao R, Meyers KE, Mercer-Rosa L, Natarajan S, Weiss PF, Knight AM : Nocturnal Blood Pressure Dipping as a Marker of Endothelial Function and Subclinical Atherosclerosis in Pediatric-Onset Systemic Lupus Erythematosus. Arthritis Res Ther June 2020.

Min J, Griffis HM, Mendoza M, Tam V, Kaplinski M, Kogon AJ, Hanson H, Meyers KE, Natarajan SS.: The Impact of Early Recognition and Treatment of Systemic Hypertension on Reducing Blood Pressure: The Hypertension and Vascular Evaluation Program. Clin Pediatr (Phila) June 2020.

Annavajjhala V, Valente AM, Lopez L, Sachdeva R, Glickstein JS, Natarajan S, Buddhe S, Altmann K, Soriano BD, Colquitt JL, Altman CA, Asaki N, Sakarovitch C, Tacy TA, Geva T, Selamet Tierney ES: Echocardiographic Surveillance in Children after Tetralogy of Fallot Repair: Adherence to Guidelines? International Journal of Cardiology May 2020.

Kaplinski M, Griffis H, Liu F, Tinker C, Laney NC, Mendoza M, Cohen MS, Meyers K, Natarajan SS.: Clinical Innovation: A Multidisciplinary Program for the Diagnosis and Treatment of Systemic Hypertension in Children and Adolescents. Sage Journals 59(3): 228-235, March 2020.

Natarajan, S.: Primary Care Perspectives Podcast: Identifying and treating Early Cardiovascular Disease. The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia(73), February 2020.

Natarajan S, Cohen MS: Ventricular Septal Defects. Echocardiography in Pediatric and Congenital Heart Disease: From Fetus to Adult 3rd Edition. Lai WW, Mertens LL, Cohen MS and Geva T (eds.). Wiley-Blackwell (eds.). 2020.

Natarajan SS, Stagg A, Taylor AM, Griffis HM, Bosler CK, Cates M, Dewitt AG, Giglia TM, Mascio CE, Ravishankar C, Rossano JW, Taylor LC, Ware EP, Nicolson SC, Rome JJ.: Standardization of the Peri-Operative Management for Neonates Undergoing the Norwood Operation for Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome and Related Heart Defects. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 2020.

Banerjee A, Tsui FR, Guerra Marin JJ, Natarajan S, Ravishankar R, Rome JJ, Szwast AL, Stagg A, Giglia TM: Can Machine Learning Predict Hospitalization from Sparse Interstage Home Monitoring Data of Single Ventricle Infants? 2019 American Heart Association Scientific Sessions, Philadelphia, PA November 2019.

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Last updated: 09/17/2020
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