Margot E. Cohen, MD MSEd

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine (Hospital Medicine)
Attending Physician, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Co-Director of Internal Medicine Core Clerkship, Perelman School of Medicine
Director of Medical Education, Division of Hospital Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Health System
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
5 Maloney, Suite 5025
3400 Spruce St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Columbia University, 2010.
Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, 2014.
MSEd (Master of Medical Education)
University of Pennsylvania, 2020.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Undergraduate and graduate medical education

Medical ethics

Selected Publications

Al-Obaid, L.N., Bazarbashi, A.N., Cohen, M.E., Kim, J., Lei, Y., Axelrad, J.E., Fox, A., Chandra, S., Gordon, F.D.: Enteric Tube Placement in Patients with Esophageal Varices: Risks and Predictors of Post-Insertion Gastrointestinal Bleeding. Journal of Gastroenterology and Hepatology Open 4(2): 256-259, Sep 10 2019 Notes:

Cohen ME, Jaffe A, Strauch CB, Lewis SK, Lebwohl B, Green PHR.: Determinants of Follow-up Care for Patients With Celiac Disease. J Clin Gastroenterol 52(9): 784-788, Oct 2018 Notes: DOI: 10.1097/MCG.0000000000000851.

Freedberg DE, Zhou MJ, Cohen ME, Annavajhala MK, Khan S, Moscoso DI, Brooks C, Whittier S, Chong DH, Uhlemann A, Abrams JA. : Pathogen colonization of the gastrointestinal microbiome at intensive care unit admission and risk for subsequent death or infection. Intensive Care Med 44(8): 1203-1211, August 2018 Notes: DOI: 10.1007/s00134-018-5268-8.

Zhou, M.J., Cohen, M.E., Annavajhala, M., Moscoso, D., Brooks, C., Whittier, S., Chong, D., Uhlemann, A., Abrams, J.A., Freedberg, D.E. : Gastrointestinal Bacterial Pathogen Colonization and Risk for Subsequent Infection in the Intensive Care Unit. Digestive Disease Week 2018 Notes: Poster presentation.

Cohen, ME, Salmasian, H, Li, J, Liu, J, Zachariah, P, Wright, JD, Freedberg, DE. : Surgical Antibiotic Prophylaxis and Risk for Postoperative Antibiotic-Resistant Infections. J Am Coll Surg 225(5): 631-638.e.3, Nov 2017 Notes: DOI: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2017.08.010.

Cohen ME, Hathway JM, Salmasian H, Liu J, Terry M, Abrams JA, Freedberg DE.: Prophylaxis for Stress Ulcers With Proton Pump Inhibitors Is Not Associated With Increased Risk of Bloodstream Infections in the Intensive Care Unit. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol 15(7): 1030-1036.e1, Jul 2017 Notes: DOI: 10.1016/j.cgh.2016.12.035.

Cohen Margot E, Chandra Subani: The Time to Grieve: A Difficult Question in Medical Training. Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges 92(5): 580-581, May 2017.

Yin S, Arkes H.R., McCoy J.P., Cohen M.E., Mellers B.A.: Conflicting Goals Influence Physicians’ Expressed Beliefs to Patients and Colleagues. Medical Decision Making. (eds.). 41(5): 505-514, Jul 2021.

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Last updated: 09/06/2023
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