Donald F. Schwarz

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Professor of Pediatrics (Adolescent Medicine) at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
Physician-in-Chief Suite
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia 34th and Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-590-1462
Fax: 215-590-3050
A.B. (Biology)
Brown University, Magna Cum Laude , 1977.
Johns Hopkins University, 1982.
Johns Hopkins University, 1982.
M.B.A. (Health Care Administration)
The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania , 1987.
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Selected Publications

Lowe RA, Localio JR, Schwarz D, Williams S, Tuton L, Maroney S, Nicklin D, Feldman HI. : Characteristics of primary care practices affect patients' emergency department use. Academic Emergency Medicine 10(5): 512, 2003.

Braverman PK, Schwarz DF, DeForest A, Hodinka RL, McGowan KL, Mortensen JE. : Use of ligase chain reaction for laboratory identification of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae in adolescent women. J. Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology 15(1): 37-41, 2002.

Ginsburg KR, Winn RJ, Rudy BJ, Crawford J, Huaqing Z, Schwarz DF. : How to reach sexual minority youth in the health care setting: The teens offer guidance. J. Adol. Health 31(5): 407-416, 2002.

Cheng TL, Wright JL, Fields CB, Brenner RA, O'Donnell R, Schwarz DF, Scheidt PC and the DC Child/Adolescent Injury Research Network. : Violent injuries among adolescents: Declining morbidity and mortality in an urban population. Annals of Emergency Medicine 37(3): 292-300, 2001.

Alessandrini EA, Shaw KN, Bilker WB, Schwarz DF, Bell LM. : The effects of Medicaid managed care on quality: childhood immunizations. Pediatrics 107(6): 1335-1342, 2001.

Murphy DA, Durako SJ, Moscicki A, Vermund SH, Ma Y, Schwarz DF, Muenz LR, and the Adolescent Medicine HIV/AIDS Research Network. : No change in health risk behaviors over time among HIV infected adolescent in care: Role of psychological distress. J. Adol. Health 29 (3supp): 57-63, 2001.

Schwarz DF, Henry-Reid L, Houser J, Ma Y, and the Adolescent Medicine HIV/AIDS Research Network. : The association of perceived health, clinical status, and initiation of HAART (Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy) in adolescents. J. Adol. Health 29 (3supp): 115-122, 2001.

Alessandrini EA, Shaw KN, Bilker WB, Perry KA, Baker MD, Schwarz DF. : The effects of Medicaid managed care on health care use: Infant emergency department and ambulatory services. Pediatrics 31(5): 103-110, 2001.

Catallozzi M, Pletcher JR, Schwarz DF. : Prevention of suicide in adolescents. Opinions in Pediatrics 13(5): 417-422, 2001.

Ginsburg KR, Forke CM, Kinsman SB, Fleegler E, Grimes EK, Rosenbloom T, Schneider JS, Schwarz DF. : Retention in the United States Job Corps: Analysis and Recommendations. U.S. Department of Labor. 2001.

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