Brian T. Fisher, DO, MSCE, MPH

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

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Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Epidemiology
Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Division of Infectious Diseases
2716 South Street
Roberts Center, Room 10362
Philadelphia, PA 19146
Office: 267-426-7110
Fax: 215-590-5705
B.S. (Biology)
University of Notre Dame, 1995.
M.P.H. (Epidemiology)
University of Illinois at Chicago, 1998.
D.O. (Osteopathic Medicine)
Midwestern University-Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine, 2002.
M.S.C.E. (Epidemiology and Biostatistics)
University of Pennsylvania, 2009.
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Selected Publications

Desai S, Fisher B: Impact of Trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole Urinary Tract Infection Prophylaxis on Non-UTI Infections. Pediatr Infect Dis J 38(4): 396-7, April 2019.

Li Y, Newton JG, Getz KD, Huang YS, Seif AE, Fisher BT, Aplenc R, Winestone LE: Comparable on-therapy mortality and supportive care requirements in Black and White patients following initial induction for pediatric acute myeloid leukemia. Pediatric Blood Cancer 66(4): e27583, Apr 2019.

Miller TP, Fisher BT, Getz KD, Sack L, Razzaghi H, Seif AE, Bagatell R, Adamson PC, Aplenc R: Unintended consequences of evolution of the Common Terminology Criteria for Adverse Events. Pediatric Blood Cancer Page: e27747, Apr 9 2019 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Citrin R, Getz KD, Li Y, Huang YS, Horowitz JP, Seif AE, Fisher BT, Aplenc R: The epidemiology of rasburicase use in paediatric patients with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia and non-Hodgkin lymphoma. Br J Haematol 184(4): 684--88, Feb 2019.

Boge CLK, Fisher BT, Petersen H, Seif AE, Purdy DR, Galetaki DM, Hodinka RL, Cárdenas AM, Kajon AE: Outcomes of human adenovirus infection and disease in a retrospective cohort of pediatric solid organ transplant recipients. Pediatr Transplant epub ahead of print 2019.

Winestone LE, Getz KD, Rao P, Li Y, Hall M, Huang YV, Seif AE, Fisher BT, Aplenc R: Disparities in pediatric acute myeloid leukemia (AML) clinical trial enrollment. Leuk Lymphoma epub ahead of print 2019.

Desai AV, Li Y, Getz K, Seif AE, Fisher B, Huang V, Aplenc R, Bagatell R: Resource utilization and toxicities after single versus tandem autologous stem cell rescue in high-risk neuroblastoma using a national administrative database. Pediatr Blood Cancer 65(12): e27372, Dec 2018.

Fisher Brian T, Danziger-Isakov Lara, Sweet Leigh R, Munoz Flor M, Maron Gabriela, Tuomanen Elaine, Murray Alistair, Englund Janet A, Dulek Daniel, Halasa Natasha, Green Michael, Michaels Marian G, Madan Rebecca P, Herold Betsy C, Steinbach William J: A Multicenter Consortium to Define the Epidemiology and Outcomes of Inpatient Respiratory Viral Infections in Pediatric Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Recipients. Journal of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society 7(4): 275-82, Dec 2018.

Elgarten Caitlin W, Levy Ellen M, Mattei Peter, Fisher Brian T, Olson Tim S, Freedman Jason L: Successful treatment of pulmonary mucormycosis in two pediatric hematopoietic stem cell transplant patients. Pediatr Transplant 22(7): e13270, Nov 2018.

Savla JJ, Fisher BT, Faerber JA, Huang YV, Mercer-Rosa L: Complete Versus Staged Repair for Neonates With Tetralogy of Fallot: Establishment and Validation of a Cohort of 2235 Patients Using Detailed Surgery Sequence Review of Health Care Administrative Data. Med Care 56(11): e76-e82, Nov 2018.

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