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Penn Center for AIDS Research

Nadia Lauren Dowshen

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Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Director, Adolescent HIV Services & Medical Director, Adolescent HIV Clinic, Division of Adolescent Medicine, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Faculty, PolicyLab, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Co-Founder & Medical Director, Gender and Sexuality Development Clinic, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Buerger Center for Advanced Pediatric Care
3500 Civic Center Blvd.
12th Floor, Adolescent Medicine
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 267-426-2591
Graduate Group Affiliations
Education:
BA (Urban Studies)
University of Pennsylvania, 1999.
MD
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 2004.
MSHP
University of Pennsylvania, 2016.
Post-Graduate Training
Residency, Pediatrics, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 2004-2007.
Fellowship, General Academic Pediatrics, Children's Memorial Hospital, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 2007-2009.
Fellowship, Adolescent Medicine, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 2009-2011.
Certifications
American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatrics, 2007.
American Board of Pediatrics, Adolescent Medicine, 2012.
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Selected Publications

Knowles K, Yapalater S, Lee S, Wood S, Dowshen N: BCPASS: Pharmacist-staffed e-Platform to Simulate Contraceptive Access for Adolescents. Youth + Tech + Health (YTH) Live Global 2022, Virtual October 2022 Notes: Platform Session. Accepted May 16, 2022.

Darien K, Lee S, Knowles K, Wood S, Langer M, Lazar N, Dowshen N: Web Search Engine and Virtual Assistant Derived Health Information About Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) for Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Prevention in Adolescents and Young Adults (AYA) Youth + Tech + Health (YTH) Live Global 2022, Virtual October 2022 Notes: Digital Poster. Accepted May 17, 2022.

Wood S, Bauermeister J, Phillips AW, Garcia S, Beidas R, Dowshen N, Fiks A, Young J, Gross R : Development of a PrEP-inclusive STI and HIV prevention intervention for youth with sexually transmitted infections in primary care. International AIDS Conference, Montreal, Canada July/August 2022 Notes: Accepted April 4, 2022.

Tanner A, Dowshen N, Lee S, Goldstein M, Doraivelu K, Knowles K, Moore S, Pather A, Chaudhury C, Jibriel M, Mertus S, Loabile B, Hussen S: Development and usability testing of iTransition: an mHealth intervention to support patients’ movement from pediatric- to adult-oriented HIV care. International AIDS Conference, Montreal, Canada July/August 2022 Notes: Accepted April 4, 2022.

Apple DE, Schlupp A, Gwiazdowski B, Bauermeister JA, Castillo M, Dowshen N: Development of quality assurance measures of gender-affirming HIV prevention services for young transgender women AIDS Education Month & Prevention Summit, Virtual June 2022 Notes: Digital Poster Presentation. Accepted 18, 2022.

Darien K, Lee S, Knowles K, Wood S, Langer M, Lazar N, Dowshen N: Web Search Engine and Virtual Assistant Derived Health Information About Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) for Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Prevention in Adolescents and Young Adults (AYA) AIDS Education Month & Prevention Summit, Virtual June 2022 Notes: Digital Poster Presentation. Accepted May 18, 2022.

Davies S, Darien K, Wood S, Thomas D, Dowshen N: A Multimodal Approach to Understanding the Barriers and Facilitators to Adolescent Menstrual Health Equity. North American Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology’s 2022 Annual Clinical & Research Meeting, Chicago, IL April 2022 Notes: Poster Presentation. Accepted December 22, 2021.

Dowshen N: Telehealth Provides Crucial Opportunity to Expand Support for Transgender Youth in 200 Words PolicyLab Blog April 19 2022 Notes: https://policylab.chop.edu/blog/telehealth-provides-crucial-opportunity-expand-support-transgender-youth-200-words.

Lauber K, Dowshen N, Parrish D, Gonzalez E, Naar S, Jauregui JC, Harper GW: Recommendations for Conducting TeleMental Health Services with Sexual and Gender Minority (SGM) Youth and Youth Living with HIV Fact Sheet. Adolescent Trials Network for HIV/AIDS Interventions. Scale It Up, April 2022.

Dowshen N, Lett E: Telehealth for gender-affirming care: Challenges and opportunities. Transgender Health 7(2): 111-112, April 2022 Notes: E-published on April 11, 2022; DOI: 10.1089/trgh.2021.0206.

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Last updated: 06/16/2022
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