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Jennifer K. Walter, MD, PhD, MS

Jennifer K. Walter, MD, PhD, MS

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

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3535 Market St 15th floor, Room 1571
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 267-426-7466
Fax: 267-426-0380
BA (Philosophy)
Loyola University Chicago, 1998.
PhD (Philosophy Dissertation: Achieving Mutually Respectful Public Discourse: A Normative Model)
Georgetown University , 2005.
Georgetown University , 2007.
MS (Health and Health Care Research)
University of Michigan, 2011.
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Selected Publications

Folasade Odeniyi, Jennifer K Walter: Provider Perspectives on Preparing For and Conducting Family Meetings. American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine February 2015.

Walter JK, Feudtner CF: Editorial Year Book of Pediatrics. Cabana, Michael (eds.). Elsevier, 2015.

Vanessa Battista, Jennifer Walter, Donna McKlindon, Dana Dombrowski: #mypatientisbloggingaboutme: The influence of Social Media on Patient/Family Interactions and Care. American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine 2015.

Chris Feudtner, Jennifer Walter, Jennifer Faerber, Karen Carroll, Tammy Kang, Pamela Hinds: Good Parent-Beliefs Over Time Among Parents of Children with Serious Illness: A Prospective Cohort Study. Pediatric Academic Society 2015.

Walter JK, Griffith KA, Jagsi R: Soliciting Donations from Grateful Patients: Medical Oncologists' Practices and Their Perceptions of the Ethical Appropriateness. American Society for Bioethics and Humanities October 2014.

Jennifer K Walter: Communication Challenges of Providers Caring for Oncology Patients. American Academy of Hospice and Palliative Medicine March 2014.

Walter, JK and LF Ross: Relational Autonomy: Moving Beyond the Limits of Isolated Individualism. Pediatrics 133(S16), 2014.

Feudtner C, Walter JK, Faerber JA, Hill DL, Carroll KW, Mollen C, Miller VA, Morrison W, Munson D, Kang T, Hinds P: Good Parent Beliefs of Parents of Seriously Ill Children. JAMA Pediatrics 2014 Notes: doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2014.2341.

Kelm Z, Womer J, Walter JK, Feudtner C: Interventions to cultivate physician empathy: a systematic review BMC Medical Education 14: 219, 2014.

Hill DL, Miller V, Walter JK, Carroll KW, Morrison WE, Munson D, Kang T, Hinds PS, Feudtner C: Regoaling: A conceptual model of how parents of children with serious illness change medical care goals. BMC Palliative Care 13: 9, 2014.

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