Stephen R Master, MD, PhD

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Associate Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pathology and Laboratory Medicine

Contact information
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
34th and Civic Center Blvd., Room 5145
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4399
Office: 267-426-7280
A.B. (Molecular Biology)
Princeton University , 1990.
Ph.D. (Cell and Molecular Biology)
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 2001.
M.D. (Medicine)
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 2002.
M.S.T.R. (Translational Research)
University of Pennsylvania, 2011.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

My clinical work is based within the Division of Laboratory Medicine at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. I serve as Director of Central Lab Services and work within the Metabolic Laboratory. Additionally, I serve as a faculty member within the Division of Pathology Informatics.

Selected Publications

Master CL, Master SR, Wiebe DJ, Storey EP, Lockyer JE, Podolak OE, Grady MF: Vision and Vestibular System Dysfunction Predicts Prolonged Concussion Recovery in Children. Clin J Sport Med Oct 2017.

Niazi MKK, Chung JH, Heaton-Johnson KJ, Martinez D, Castellanos R, Irwin MS, Master SR, Pawel BR, Gurcan MN, Weiser DA: Advancing clinicopathologic diagnosis of high-risk neuroblastoma using computerized image analysis and proteomic profiling. Pediatr Dev Pathol Jul, 2017 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Wertheim GB, Luskin MR, Carroll M, Master SR: Microsphere-based assessment of DNA methylation for AML prognosis. Methods Mol Biol(1633), 125-136, 2017.

Storey EP, Master SR, Lockyer JE, Podolak OE, Grady MF, Master CL: Near Point of Convergence after Concussion in Children. Optom Vis Sci 94(1): 96-100, July 2016.

Master CL, Scheiman M, Gallaway M, Goodman A, Robinson RL, Master SR, Grady MF: Vision Diagnoses are Common after Concussion in Adolescents. Clin Pediatr 55(3): 260-7, Mar 2016.

Luskin ML, Gimotty PA, Smith C, Loren AW, Figueroa ME, Harrison J, Sun Z Tallman MS, Paietta EM, Litzow MR, Melnick A, Levine R, Fernandez HF, Luger SM, Carroll M, Master SR *, Wertheim GBW *. : A Clinical Measure of DNA Methylation Predicts Outcome in De Novo AML. JCI Insight 1(9), 2016 Notes: Both authors contributed equally.

DiNardo CD #, Luskin MR #, Carroll M, Smith C, Harrison J, Pierce S, Kornblau S, Konopleva M, Kadia T, Katarjian H, Wertheim GM *, Master SR : Validation of a Clinical Assay of Multi-Locus DNA Methylation for Prognosis of Newly Diagnosed AML Am J Hematol 8(10): 4362-67, 2016 Notes: #Both authors contributed equally.

Garrigan C, Han J, Tolomeo P, Johnson KJ, Master SR, Lautenbach E, Nachamkin I: Evaluation of a research use only luminex based assay for measurement of procalcitonin in serum samples. Am J Trasl Res 8(10): 4362-4369, 2016.

Arsenault PR, Heaton-Johnson KJ, Li LS, Song D, Ferreira VS, Patel N, Master SR (*), Lee FS (*): Identification of Prolyl Hydroxylation Modifications in Mammalian Cell Proteins. Proteomics 15(7): 1259-67, Apr 2015.

Liu KD, Yang W, Go AS, Anderson AH, Feldman HI, Fischer MJ, He J, Kallem RR, Kusek JW, Master SR, Miller ER, Rosas SE, Steigerwalt S, Tao K, Weir MR, Hsu CY: Urine Neutrophil Gelatinase-Associated Lipocalin and Risk of Cardiovascular Disease and Death in CKD: Results From the Chronic Renal Insufficiency Cohort (CRIC) Study. Am J Kidney Dis 65(2): 267-74, Feb 2015.

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