Richard Aplenc, MD, PhD, MSCE

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Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
CTRB Room 4018
3501 Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2674267252
A.B. (Classics)
Princeton University, 1988.

University of Pennsylvania, Post-Baccalaureate Pre-Health Program, 1989.
University of Virginia, 1994.
MSCE (Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics)
University of Pennsylvania, 2002.
PhD (Epidemiology)
University of Pennsylvania, 2011.
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Selected Publications

Vujkovic Marijana, Bellamy Scarlett L, Zuppa Athena F, Gastonguay Marc R, Moorthy Ganesh S, Ratshaa Bakgaki, Han Xiaoyan, Steenhoff Andrew P, Mosepele Mosepele, Strom Brian L, Bisson Gregory P, Aplenc Richard, Gross Robert: Polymorphisms in cytochrome P450 are associated with extensive efavirenz pharmacokinetics and CNS toxicities in an HIV cohort in Botswana. The pharmacogenomics journal Jun 2018.

Scheurer Michael E, Lupo Philip J, Schüz Joachim, Spector Logan G, Wiemels Joseph L, Aplenc Richard, Gramatges M Monica, Schiffman Joshua D, Pombo-de-Oliveira Maria S, Yang Jun J, Heck Julia E, Metayer Catherine, Orjuela-Grimm Manuela A, Bona Kira, Aristizabal Paula, Austin Mary T, Rabin Karen R, Russell Heidi V, Poplack David G: An overview of disparities in childhood cancer: Report on the Inaugural Symposium on Childhood Cancer Health Disparities, Houston, Texas, 2016. Pediatric hematology and oncology Page: 1-16, May 2018.

Elgarten Caitlin W, Arnold Staci D, Li Yimei, Huang Yuan-Shung V, Riches Marcie L, Gerber Jeffrey S, Aplenc Richard, Saber Wael, Fisher Brian T: Hospital-Level Variability in Broad-Spectrum Antibiotic Use for Children With Acute Leukemia Undergoing Hematopoietic Cell Transplantation. Infection control and hospital epidemiology Page: 1-9, May 2018.

Getz Kelly D, He Christy, Li Yimei, Huang Yuan-Shung V, Burstein Danielle S, Rossano Joseph, Aplenc Richard: Successful merging of data from the United Network for Organ Sharing and the Pediatric Health Information System databases. Pediatric transplantation Page: e13168, Apr 2018.

Szymczak, J. E., Getz, K. D., Madding, R., Fisher, B., Raetz, E., Hijiya, N., Gramatges, M. M., Henry, M., Mian, A., Arnold, S. D., Aftandilian, C., Collier, A. B., Aplenc, R.: Identifying patient- and family-centered outcomes relevant to inpatient versus at-home management of neutropenia in children with acute myeloid leukemia. Pediatr Blood Cancer 65(4), 2018.

Citrin, R., Getz, K. D., Li, Y., Huang, Y. S., Horowitz, J. P., Seif, A. E., Fisher, B. T., Aplenc, R.: The epidemiology of rasburicase use in paediatric patients with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia and non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Br J Haematol 2018.

DiNofia, A. M., Seif, A. E., Devidas, M., Li, Y., Hall, M., Huang, Y. V., Cahen, V., Hunger, S. P., Winick, N. J., Carroll, W. L., Fisher, B. T., Larsen, E. C., Aplenc, R.: Cost comparison by treatment arm and center-level variations in cost and inpatient days on the phase III high-risk B acute lymphoblastic leukemia trial AALL0232. Cancer Med 7(1): 3-12, 2018.

Fitzgerald, J. C., Li, Y., Fisher, B. T., Huang, Y. S., Miller, T. P., Bagatell, R., Seif, A. E., Aplenc, R., Thomas, N. J.: Hospital Variation in Intensive Care Resource Utilization and Mortality in Newly Diagnosed Pediatric Leukemia. Pediatr Crit Care Med 2018.

Getz, K. D., Miller, T. P., Seif, A. E., Li, Y., Huang, Y. V., Fisher, B. T., Aplenc, R.: Opioid utilization among pediatric patients treated for newly diagnosed acute myeloid leukemia. PLoS One 13(2): e0192529, 2018.

Lamba, J. K., Voigt, A. P., Chauhan, L., Shin, M., Aplenc, R., Eidenschink Brodersen, L., Gamis, A. S., Meshinchi, S., Loken, M. R.: CD33 splicing SNP regulates expression levels of CD33 in normal regenerating monocytes in AML patients. Leuk Lymphoma Page: 1-4, 2018.

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