Mercedes Blackstone, MD

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Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Division of Emergency Medicine
3501 Civic Center Blvd - CTRB - 2nd floor
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-1944
Fax: 215-590-4454
Education:
BA (English and American Literature)
Harvard University, 1998.
MD
New York University School of Medicine, 2002.
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Selected Publications

Morgan Congdon MD, MPH Stephanie A. Schnell MD, PhD Tatiana Londoño Gentile MD Jennifer A. Faerber PhD Christopher P Bonafide MD, MSCE Mercedes M. Blackstone MD Tiffani J. Johnson MD, MSc: Impact of patient race/ethnicity on emergency department management of pediatric gastroenteritis in the setting of a clinical pathway. Academic Emergency Medicine March 2021 Notes: https://doi.org/10.1111/acem.14255.

Kane E, Simon S, Blackstone M, Potts D, Hopkins E, Song M, Geddes K. : You Make the Call: Expediting Observation Status Transfers from the ED to Inpatient Floors Using a Proactive "Pull" Approach and Shared Mental Model. Oral Presentation, CHOP Quality and Safety Day. Virtual Conference. November 2020 Notes: "Top 5 Abstract."

Kaplan R, Cruz A, Michelson K, McAneney C, Blackstone M, Pruitt CM, Shah N, Noorbakhsh, KA, Abramo TJ, Middleberg L, Smith KM, Kannikeswaran N, Schnadower D, Srivastava G, Thompson AD, Lane RD, Freeman J, Bergmann KR, Morientes O, Gerard J, Badaki-Makun O, Avva U, Chaudhari PP, Freedman S, Samuels-Kalow M, Haines E, Strutt J, Khanna K, Vance C, Bajaj L. : Neonatal Mastitis and Omphalitis: Presentation, Outcomes, and Concurrent Serious Bacterial Infection. Oral Presentation, American Academy of Pediatrics Virtual National Conference October 2020.

Joy L. Collins, Mercedes M. Blackstone: Thoracic Emergencies. Fleisher & Ludwig's Textbook of Emergency Medicine, 8th Edition. Kathy N. Shaw, Richard G. Bachur (eds.). Wolters Kluwer, October 2020.

Kaplan R, Cruz A, Michelson K, McAneney C, Blackstone M, Pruitt CM, Shah N, Noorbakhsh, KA, Abramo TJ, Middleberg L, Smith KM, Kannikeswaran N, Schnadower D, Srivastava G, Thompson AD, Lane RD, Freeman J, Bergmann KR, Morientes O, Gerard J, Badaki-Makun O, Avva U, Chaudhari PP, Freedman S, Samuels-Kalow M, Haines E, Strutt J, Khanna K, Vance C, Bajaj L. : Neonatal Mastitis: Presentation, Outcomes, and Concurrent Serious Bacterial Infections. Platform Presentation, Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting, Philadelphia, PA May 2020 Notes: Meeting cancelled due to national emergency.

Kaplan R, Freedman S, Cruz A, Smith KM, Lane RD, Michelson K, Bergmann KR, Pruitt CM, Shah N, Badaki-Makun O, McAneney C, Schnadower D, Thompson AD, Blackstone M, Abramo TJ, Avva U, Samuels-Kalow M, Kannikeswaran N, Chaudhari PP, Strutt J, Vance C, Haines E, Khanna K, Gerard J, Freeman J, Bajaj L, Srivastava G, Middleberg L, Noorbakhsh KA, Morientes O. : Omphalitis: Presentation, Outcomes, and Concurrent Serious Bacterial Infection. Poster Presentation, Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting, Philadelphia, PA May 2020 Notes: Meeting cancelled due to national emergency.

Chang G, Blackstone M, McGuire JL. : Race-based differences in the emergency department management of febrile seizures. Platform Presentation, Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting, Philadelphia, PA May 2020 Notes: Meeting cancelled due to national emergency.

K. Chiotos, MD; D. Corwin, MD; L. Sartori, MD; M. Congdon, MD; J. Lavelle, MD; S. Swami, MD; J. Burnham, MD; H. Bassiri, MD; A. John, MD; F. Balamuth, MD; K. Cohn, MD; M. Blackstone, MD; J. Callahan, MD; V. Kampalath, MD; R. Rempell, MD; M. Elias, MD; T. Giglia, MD; C. Witmer, MD; D. Davis, MD; C. Kerman, MD; D. Whitney, MD; E. Behrens, MD; D. Teachey, MD; C. Jacobstein MD: “Emergency Department, ICU and Inpatient Clinical Pathway for Evaluation and Possible Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome (MIS-C)” CHOP Clinical Pathway, available on internet May 2020.

Chang G, Blackstone M, McGuire JL.: Race-based differences in the emergency department management of febrile seizures. Poster Presentation, Penn Medicine's Health Equity Week Poster Session, Philadelphia, PA April 2020 Notes: Meeting cancelled due to national emergency.

M. Blackstone, M. Joffe, J. Lavelle.: Gastroenteritis and Dehydration. CHOP parental education video. 2020.

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