Christopher B Forrest, MD, PhD

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Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Professor, Wharton School of Business
Department: Pediatrics

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Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Roberts Center for Pediatric Research
Applied Clinical Research Center
2716 South Street- 11th Floor, Room 11473
Philadelphia, PA 19146
Office: 267-426-6917
BA (Biology)
Boston University, 1982.
MD (Medicine)
Boston University, 1986.
PhD (Health Policy and Management)
Johns Hopkins University, 1995.
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Selected Publications

Pang X, Forrest CB, Lê-Scherban F, Masino AJ.: Prediction of early childhood obesity with machine learning and electronic health record data. Int J Med Inform 150: 104454, Jun 2021.

Huang W, Schinasi LH, Kenyon CC, Moore K, Melly S, Hubbard RA, Zhao Y, Diez Roux AV, Forrest CB, Maltenfort M, De Roos AJ.: Effects of ambient air pollution on childhood asthma exacerbation in the Philadelphia metropolitan Region, 2011-2014. Environ Res 197: 110955, Jun 2021.

Daniel LC, Meltzer LJ, Gross JY, Flannery JL, Forrest CB, Barakat LP.: Sleep practices in pediatric cancer patients: Indirect effects on sleep disturbances and symptom burden. Psychooncology 30: 910-918, Jun 2021.

Forrest CB, Xu H, Thomas LE, Webb LE, Cohen LW, Carey TS, Chuang CH, Daraiseh NM, Kaushal R, McClay JC, Modave F, Nauman E, Todd JV, Wallia A, Bruno C, Hernandez AF, O'Brien EC; HERO Registry Research Group.: Impact of the Early Phase of the COVID-19 Pandemic on US Healthcare Workers: Results from the HERO Registry. J Gen Intern Med 36: 1319-1326, May 2021.

Daniels KM, Lê-Scherban F, Schinasi LH, Moore K, Auchincloss AH, Forrest CB, Diez Roux AV.: Cross-Sectional Associations of Built and Social Neighborhood Environment Variables with Body Mass Index in a Large Sample of Urban Predominantly African American Children. Child Obes 17: 209-219, Apr 2021.

Carle AC, Bevans KB, Tucker CA, Forrest CB.: Using nationally representative percentiles to interpret PROMIS pediatric measures. Qual Life Res 30: 997-1004, Apr 2021.

Lê-Scherban F, Moore J, Headen I, Utidjian L, Zhao Y, Forrest CB.: Are there birth cohort effects in disparities in child obesity by maternal education? Int J Obes (Lond) 45: 599-608, Mar 2021.

Rifas-Shiman SL, Bailey LC, Lunsford D, Daley MF, Eneli I, Finkelstein J, Heerman W, Horgan CE, Hsia DS, Jay M, Rao G, Reynolds JS, Sturtevant JL, Toh S, Trasande L, Young J, Lin PD, Forrest CB, Block JP; PCORnet Antibiotics and Childhood Growth Study Group.: Early Life Antibiotic Prescriptions and Weight Outcomes in Children 10 Years of Age. Acad Pediatr 21: 297-303, Mar 2021.

Cox ED, Dobrozsi SK, Forrest CB, Gerhardt WE, Kliems H, Reeve BB, Rothrock NE, Lai JS, Svenson JM, Thompson LA, Tran TDN, Tucker CA.: Considerations to Support Use of Patient-Reported Outcomes Measurement Information System Pediatric Measures in Ambulatory Clinics. J Pediatr 230: 198-206, Mar 2021.

Bailey LC, Razzaghi H, Burrows EK, Bunnell HT, Camacho PEF, Christakis DA, Eckrich D, Kitzmiller M, Lin SM, Magnusen BC, Newland J, Pajor NM, Ranade D, Rao S, Sofela O, Zahner J, Bruno C, Forrest CB.: Assessment of 135 794 Pediatric Patients Tested for Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 Across the United States. JAMA Pediatr 175: 176-184, Feb 2021.

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