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

Contact information
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

Schinasi LH, Kenyon CC, Hubbard RA, Zhao Y, Maltenfort M, Melly SJ, Moore K, Forrest CB, Diez Roux AV, de Roos AJ: Associations between high ambient temperatures and asthma exacerbation among children in Philadelphia, PA: a time series analysis. Occupational and Environmental Medicine 79, May 2022.

Levy Erez D, Meyers MR, Raman S, Thomas M, Furth S, Forrest CB, Denburg M. : When Dialysis "Becomes Life": Pediatric Caregivers' Lived Experiences Obtained From Patient-Reported Outcomes Measures. Frontiers in Pediatrics May 2022.

McKenzie PL, Maltenfort M, Bruckner AL, Gupta D, Harfmann KL, Hyde P, Forrest CB, Castelo-Soccio L: Evaluation of the Prevalence and Incidence of Pediatric Alopecia Areata Using Electronic Health Record Data. JAMA Dermatology May 2022.

Shenkman EA, Huo T, Li Q, Bussing R, Forrest CB, Xu H, Woodard J, Muller KE: Florida Medicaid Children's Receipt of First-Line Psychosocial Care Prior to Antipsychotic Initiation. Academic Pediatrics 22, April 2022.

Kallen MA, Lai JS, Blackwell CK, Schuchard JR, Forrest CB, Wakschlag LS, Cella D: Measuring PROMISĀ® Global Health in Early Childhood. Journal of Pediatric Psychology 47, April 2022.

De Roos AJ, Kenyon CC, Yen YT, Moore K, Melly S, Hubbard RA, Maltenfort M, Forrest CB, Diez Roux AV, Schinasi LH: Does Living near Trees and Other Vegetation Affect the Contemporaneous Odds of Asthma Exacerbation among Pediatric Asthma Patients? Journal of Urban Health 99, April 2022.

Block JP, Boehmer TK, Forrest CB, Carton TW, Lee GM, Ajani UA, Christakis DA, Cowell LG, Draper C, Ghildayal N, Harris AM, Kappelman MD, Ko JY, Mayer KH, Nagavedu K, Oster ME, Paranjape A, Puro J, Ritchey MD, Shay DK, Thacker D, Gundlapalli AV: Cardiac Complications After SARS-CoV-2 Infection and mRNA COVID-19 Vaccination - PCORnet, United States, January 2021-January 2022. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report April 2022.

Forrest CB, Simpson L, Mistry KB: PQMP Phase 2: Implementation and Dissemination. Academic Pediatrics 22, April 2022.

Forrest CB, Schuchard J, Bruno C, Amaral S, Cox ED, Flynn KE, Hinds PS, Huang IC, Kappelman MD, Krishnan JA, Kumar RB, Lai JS, Paller AS, Phipatanakul W, Schanberg LE, Sumino K, Weitzman ER, Reeve BB: Self-Reported Health Outcomes of Children and Youth with 10 Chronic Diseases. The Journal of Pediatrics March 2022.

Ruseckaite R, Maharaj AD, Dean J, Krysinska K, Ackerman IN, Brennan AL, Busija L, Carter H, Earnest A, Forrest CB, Harris IA, Sansoni J, Ahern S: Preliminary development of recommendations for the inclusion of patient-reported outcome measures in clinical quality registries. BMC Health Services Research March 2022.

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