Sarah M Wood, M.D., M.S.

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Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Adolescent Medicine) at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Faculty-Principal Investigator , PolicyLab, CHOP
Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, UPenn
Assistant Director of Adolescent HIV Services , CHOP
Faculty-Principal Investigator , Global Health Center, CHOP
Faculty-Principal Investigator , Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness, CHOP
Co-Director, Penn Center for AIDS Research Clinical Core, UPenn
Affiliated Faculty, Eidos LGBTQ+ Health Initiative, UPenn
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Roberts Center for Pediatric Research
2716 South Street, Room 11212
Philadelphia, PA 19146
Office: 267-258-5894
B.A. (History and Women's Studies )
DePaul University , 1998.
None (Postbaccalaureate Premedical Studies)
Bryn Mawr College , 2003.
Drexel University College of Medicine , 2008.
M.S. (Health Policy Research )
University of Pennsylvania , 2017.
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Selected Publications

Bonett S, Mahajan A, Williams J, Watson DL, Wood SM, Meanley S, Brady KA, Bauermeister JA: Perspectives From Community-Based HIV Service Organization Leaders on Priorities in Serving Sexual and Gender Minority Populations. AIDS Educ Prev 35(4): 277-289, Aug 2023.

Darien K, Lee S, Knowles K, Wood S, Langer MD, Lazar N, Dowshen N: Health Information From Web Search Engines and Virtual Assistants About Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis for HIV Prevention in Adolescents and Young Adults: Content Analysis. JMIR Pediatr Parent 18(6), Jul 2023.

Herrera MC, Darien K, Wood SM, Hadland SE, Metger D, Dowshen N: A Qualitative Study of Barriers and Facilitators to Integrating Medications for Opioid Use Disorder (MOUD) and HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) for Adolescents and Young Adults (AYA). Journal of Addiction Medicine EPub, Jun 2023.

Teixeira da Silva D, Wall H, Makeneni S, Bauermeister JA, Wood SM: Measuring Quality STI Care among Adolescent Female Primary Care Patients in Philadelphia. Sexually Transmitted Infections 99(4): 272-275, Jun 2023.

Nightingale KJ, Makeneni S, Bonett S, Wood SM : The Relationship Between Directly Observed Therapy for Chlamydia Infections and Retesting Rates in an Adolescent Population. Sexually Transmitted Diseases 50(6): 342-345, Jun 2023.

Rowley S, Broomfield CA, Min J, Quinn S, Campbell K, Wood SM: Racial Inequities in Contraceptive Care Delivery: A Reproductive Justice Issue Journal of Pediatric & Adolescent Gynecology. Journal of Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology 36(3): 298-303, Jun 2023.

Krass P, Sieke EH, Joshi P, Akers AY, Wood SM: Pediatric Resident Perspectives on Long-Acting Reversible Contraception Training: A Cross-Sectional Survey of Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education Trainees. J Adolesc Health 72(6): 964-971, Jun 2023.

Kelly JM, Wood SM, Masur S, Chiu C, Berk J: Ascend Your Understanding of Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID) The Cribsiders Pediatric Podcast 83, April 2023 Notes:

Herrera MC, Darien K, Wood SM, Hadland SE, David M, Dowshen N: Integrating MOUD and HIV PrEP for Adolescents and Young Adults. American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) Annual Conference (poster presentation). Washington, DC. April 2023.

DiFiore G, Wood SM, Jenssen BP, Fiks A, Mayne SL: Cumulative Health Risks among Adolescents Attending Primary Care Visits by Age and Neighborhood Opportunity. Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) Annual Meeting (poster presentation). Washington, D.C. April 2023.

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