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Branlyn Werba DeRosa

Assistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry
Psychologist II, Division of Oncology, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Psychiatry

Contact information
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Leonard and Madlyn Abramson Pediatric Research Center, Office 1429
3615 Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Education:
BA (Psychology)
The University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, 1997.
MS (Clinical and Health Psychology)
The University of Florida, Gainesville, 1999.
PhD (Clinical and Health Psychology, Concentration in Child/Pediatric Psychology )
The University of Florida, Gainesville, 2002.
Post-Graduate Training
Predoctoral Intern, Pediatric Psychology, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA , 2001-2002.
Postdoctoral Fellow, Pediatric Psychology, Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disabilities, Center for Management of ADHD & Division of Pediatric Rehabilitation, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA , 2002-2004.
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Selected Publications

Faust, H.L., Darabos, K., Bressler, S., MacFarland, S.P., Zelley, K., Baldino, S., Ike, C., DeRosa, B.W., Brodeur, G.M., Schwartz, L.A.: Distress and Uncertainty in Primary Caregivers of Children Tested for a Genetic Cancer Predisposition Annual Meeting of Society of Behavioral Medicine April 2022.

Schwartz, L.A., Wakefield, C.E., McLoone, J.K., DeRosa, B.W., & Kazak, A.E.: Adult survivors of childhood cancer. Psycho-Oncology, 4th ed. W. Breitbart, P. Butow, P. Jacobson, W. Lam, M. Lazenby, and M. Loscalzo (eds.). Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2021.

Zaleta, A.K., McManus, S., Fortune, E.E., DeRosa, B.W., Buzaglo, J.S., Olson, J.S., Goldberger, S., Miller, M.F.: CancerSupportSource®: development and evaluation of a short form of a distress screening program for cancer patients and survivors. Supportive Care in Cancer 2021 Notes: E-pub ahead of print. doi: 10.1007/s00520-021-05988-2.

DeRosa, BW., Zaleta, AK., Johnson, AJ, Clark, KA., Ackourey, DeFeo, S., Donzinger, M., Friedman, SJ, La Cava, S., Lee, NK., Salami, R. and Wright, AA.: Experience of financial burden and distress among people with ovarian cancer. Journal of Clinical Oncology 38(15): e19400-e19400, 2020.

Schwartz, L.A., DeRosa, B.W., & Kazak, A.E.: Adult survivors of childhood cancer. Psycho-Oncology, 3rd ed. J.E. Holland (eds.). Oxford: Oxford University Press. 2015.

Doshi, K., Kazak, A.E., Hocking, M.C., DeRosa, B.W., Schwartz, L.A., Hobbie, W.L., Ginsberg, J.P., Deatrick, J.: Why mothers accompany adolescent and young adult (AYA) survivors of childhood cancer to follow-up clinic visits. Journal of Pediatric Oncology Nursing 31(1): 51-57, 2014.

Hocking, M.C., Schwartz, L.A., Hobbie, W.L., DeRosa, B.W., Ittenbach, R.F., Mao, J.J., Ginsberg, J.P., Kazak, A.E.: Prospectively examining physical activity in young adult survivors of childhood cancer and healthy controls. Pediatric Blood Cancer 60(2): 309-315, 2013.

Brier, M.J., Kazak, A.E., DeRosa, B.W., Hocking, M.C, Schwartz, L.A, Ginsberg, J.P., Hobbie, W., Ittenbach, R.F.: Profiles of Health Competence Beliefs among Young Adult Survivors of Childhood Cancer. Journal of Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology 1(4): 195-202, 2012.

Power, T. J. & DeRosa, B.W.: Interventions for health problems: A multisystemic cognitive behavioral approach. Cognitive Behavioral Interventions in Educational Settings, 2nd ed. R. Mennuti, A. Freeman, & R. Christner (eds.). New York, Routledge. 2012.

Kazak, A.E., Hocking, M.C., Ittenbach, R.F., Meadows, A.T., Hobbie W, DeRosa, B.W., Leahey, A., Kersun, L., Reilly, A.: A revision of the intensity of treatment rating scale: Classifying the intensity of pediatric cancer treatment. Pediatric Blood Cancer 59(1): 96-99, 2012.

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