Theresa Walls, M.D., M.P.H

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Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
3401 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
B.A. (Biology)
University of Delaware, 1993.
M.D. (Medical Doctorate)
Temple University School of Medicine, 1997.
M.P.H (Public Health)
Eastern Virginia Medical School, 2005.
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Selected Publications

Lavoie M, Good G, Tay Y, Riley M, Erbayri J, Walls T: Hands-on Training in Pediatrics: Emergency Medical Services (EMS) for Children Day 2019. Poster Session, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Interprofessional Education Day, Philadelphia, PA Jan 2019.

Corrie E McDaniel DO, Melanie Jeske MS, Esther M Sampayo MD MPH, Peony Liu MD, Theresa A Walls MD MPH, Sunitha V Kaiser MD MSc: "Implementing Pediatric Asthma Pathways in Community Hospitals: A National Qualitative Study" Journal of Hospital Medicine 2019 Notes: Accepted for publication, in press.

Walls TA: Pediatric Asthma in the community Emergency Department: Room for Improvement and Aligned Incentives. Clin Pediatr Emerg Med 19(1): 88-91, Mar 2018.

Rosebach J, Courney M, Walls TA: Lights and Sirens in Pediatric Interfacility Ground Transport. Poster Session, American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference and Exhibition, Chicago, IL Sep 2017.

Walls TA, Hughes NT, Mullan PC, Chamberlain JM, Brown K: Improving Pediatric Asthma Outcomes in a Community Emergency Department. Pediatrics 139(1): e20160088, Jan 2017.

Walls TA, Hughes NT, Mullan PC, Chamberlain JM, Brown K: Improving Pediatric Asthmas Care in a Community ED. Poster Presentation, First Place, Quality and Performance Improvement, Faculty Level, Children's National Health Systems Research Week, Washington, DC Apr 2016.

Walls TA, Chamberlain JM, Klein BL: Factors Associated with ED Discharge After Pediatric Interhospital Transport. Pediatr Emerg Care 31(1): 10-14, Jan 2015.

Walls TA, Bailey T, Katznelson JH: Pediatric Transport Teams as a Resource for Outreach and Quality Improvement in Community Emergency Departments. Clin Pediatr Emerg Med 14(3): 231-237, Sep 2013.

Walls TA, Teach SJ: Evaluation of Dizziness in Children. Waltham MA: UpToDate. Rose BD (eds.). November 2010.

Walls TA, Chamberlain JM, Strohm-Farber J, Klein BL: Improving pretransport care of pediatric emergency patients: an assessment of referring hospital care. Pediatric Emerg Care 26(8): 567-570, Aug 2010.

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