Elizabeth A. Howell, MD, MPP

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Harrison McCrea Dickson, M.D. President's Distinguished Professor
Department: Obstetrics and Gynecology

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Hospital of The University of Pennsylvania
Department of ObGyn
3400 Spruce Street, 5 Dulles
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-7807
B.S. (Biological Sciences)
Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, 1987.
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 1993.
Harvard Kennedy School of Government, Cambridge, MA, 1993.
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Selected Publications

Elizabeth A. Howell, MD; Teresa Janevic, PhD, MPH; Kimberly B. Glazer, PhD, MPH; Luciana Vieira, MD; Ellerie Weber, PhD; Joanne Stone, MD, MS; Toni Stern, MD, MBA; Angela Bianco, MD; Brian Wagner, MD; Siobhan M. Dolan, MD, MPH: Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Very Preterm Birth and Preterm Birth Before and During the COVID-19 Pandemic. JAMA Network March 2021.

Glazer KB, Zeitlin J, Egorova NN, Janevic T, Balbierz A, Hebert PL, Howell EA. : Hospital quality of care and racial and ethnic disparities in unexpected newborn complications at term. Journal of Pediatrics In press 2021.

Wang E, Glazer KB, Sofaer S, Balbierz A, Howell EA: Racial and ethnic disparities in severe maternal morbidity: A qualitative study of women's experiences of peripartum care. Women's Health Issues Oct 2020.

Glazer KB, Sofaer S, Balbierz A, Wang E, Howell, EA: Perinatal care experiences among racially and ethnically diverse mothers whose infants required a NICU stay. J Perinatol July 2020.

Howell EA, Balbierz A, Beane S, Kumar R, Wang T, Fei K, Ahmed Z, Pagán JA: Timely postpartum visits for low income women: a health System and Medicaid Payer partnership. Am J Public Health Jul 2020.

Howell EA, Egorova NN, Janevic T, Brodman M, Balbierz A, Zeitlin J, Hebert PL: Race and Ethnicity, Medical Insurance, and Within-Hospital Disparities in Severe Maternal Morbidity. Editors’ Picks. Obstet Gynecol 135(2):285-293, Feb 2020.

Fox A, Feng W, Zeitlin J, Howell EA: Beyond the Medicaid Expansion: How Generous are State Medicaid Programs’ Eligibilty, Enrollment Rules and Benefits? Health Aff (Milwood) Nov, 2020.

Howell EA*, Janevic T, Egorova N, Balbierz A, Hebert PL, Zeitlin J: Differences in Morbidity and Mortality Rates in Black, White, and Hispanic Very Preterm Infants Among New York City Hospitals. JAMA Pediatr 172(3):269-277, Mar 2018.

Fox AM, Himmelstein G, Khalid H, Howell EA*: Funding for Abstinence-Only-Until-Marriage Education and Adolescent Reproductive Health Outcomes across the States. Am J Public Health 109(3):497-504, Mar 2019.

Fox AM, Feng W, Zeitlin J, Howell EA: Trends In State Medicaid Eligibility, Enrollment Rules, And Benefits. Health Affairs Nov 2020.

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