Yuan He, MD, MPH

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics (General Pediatrics)
Associate Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics, University of Pennsylvania
Staff Primary Care Pediatrician, Karabots Pediatric Care Center, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Research Affiliate, PolicyLab, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Clinical Lead, Health Partnership Clinic, Center for Health Equity, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Instructor A of Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pediatrics

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Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Division of General Pediatrics
3401 Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
BS (Molecular Biochemistry and Biophysics)
Yale University, 2010.
MD (Medicine)
University of Arizona College of Medicine - Tucson, 2016.
MPH (Public Health)
University of Arizona College of Public Health - Tuscon, 2016.
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Selected Publications

He Y, Ortiz R, Kishton R, Wood J, Fingerman M, Jacobs L, Sinko L: In their own words: Child and adolescent perceptions of caregiver stress during early COVID-19. Child Abuse and Neglect 124: 105452, Feb 2022.

Sinko L, He Y, Kishton R, Ortiz R, Jacobs L, Fingerman M: "The Stay at Home Order is Causing Things to Get Heated Up": Family Conflict Dynamics During COVID-19 From The Perspectives of Youth Calling a National Child Abuse Hotline. Journal of Family Violence 37(5): 837-846, 2022.

He Y: “In Philly, most families pay more than $10,000 per year for infant child care. This has to change.” The Philadelphia Inquirer: https://www.inquirer.com/opinion/commentary/childcare-affordable-crisis-federal-investment-20211227.html December 2021.

He Y: “Exploring Greening Interventions to Reduce Child Maltreatment.” CHOP Center for Injury Research and Prevention November 2021 Notes: https://injury.research.chop.edu/blog/posts/exploring-greening-interventions-reduce-child-maltreatment

Sinko L, He Y, Tolliver D: Recognizing the Role of Health Care Providers in Dismantling the Trauma-to-Prison Pipeline. Pediatrics 147(5): e2020035915, May 2021.

He Y and Vinci RJ: Uncertainty in the COVID-19 pandemic and the art of medicine. Pediatrics 147(5): e2020042937, May 2021.

Kallem S, Mehta A, He Y: “The single policy intervention that can improve health for moms and babies.” The Philadelphia Inquirer: https://www.inquirer.com/opinion/commentary/paid-family-leave-pennsylvania-family-care-act-20210419.html https://www.inquirer.com/opinion/commentary/paid-family-leave-pennsylvania-family-care-act-20210419.html April 2021.

Perdomo J, Tolliver D, Hsu H, He Y, Nash KA, Donatelli S, Mateo C, Akagbosu C, Alizadeh F, Power-Hays A, Rainer T, Zheng DJ, Kistin CJ, Vinci RJ, Michelson CD: Health Equity Rounds: An interdisciplinary case conference to address implicit bias and structural racism for faculty and trainees. MedEdPORTAL 22(15): 10858, Nov 2019.

He Y: The New Housing Call for Pediatricians. Build Healthy Places Network: http://www.buildhealthyplaces.org/whats-new/new-housing-call-pediatricians/ 2016.

Sobti D, Cueto M, He Y: A public health achievement under adversity: the eradication of poliomyelitis from Peru, 1991. American Journal of Public Health 104(12): 2298-305, Dec 2014.

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