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David Rubin, MD, MSCE

Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
34th Street and Civic Center Blvd
CHOP North Suite 1533
Philadelphia, PA 19104-4399
Office: 215-590-3815
Fax: 215-590-0426
BS (Bio. Basis of Behavior)
University of Pennsylvania, 1992.
MD (Medicine)
University of California, San Francisco, 1996.
MSCE (Clinical Epidemiology & Biostatistics)
University of Pennsylvania, 2002.
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Selected Publications

Rubin DM, Pati S, Luan X, Alessandrini EA: A sampling bias in identifying children in foster care using Medicaid data. Ambulatory Pediatrics 5(3): 185-190, 2005.

Rubin, DM, Alessandrini EA, Feudtner C, Mandell DS, Localio AR, Hadley T: Mental health costs and placement stability for children in foster care. Pediatrics 113(5): 1336-41, 2004.

Rubin, DM, Alessandrini EA, Feudtner C, Localio AR, Hadley T: Placement changes and emergency department visits in the first year of foster care Pediatrics 114(3): e354-e360, 2004.

Wood J, Rubin DM, Nance M, Christian CW: Distinguishing inflicted vs. accidental abdominal injuries in young children Journal of Trauma 59(5): 1203-1208, 2005.

Lane WG, Rubin DM, Monteith R, Christian CW: Racial differences in the evaluation of pediatric fractures for physical abuse. JAMA 288(13): 1609-09, 2002.

Rubin DM, Christian CW, Bilaniuk LT, Zazcycny KA, Durbin D: Occult head injury in high-risk abused children. Pediatrics 111(6): 1382-86, 2003.

Alessandrini, EA, Rubin DM, Bilker, WB : Emergency department reliance is a marker for underimmunization. Platform presentation, Society for Academic Emergency Medicine Academic Emergency Medicine 11(5): 438-439, May 2004.

Rubin DM, O'Reilly A, Luan X, Localio AR: The impact of placement stability on behavioral problems for children in foster care. Pediatrics 119(2): 336-344, 2007.

Rubin DM, Downes KJ, O'Reilly A, Mekonnen R, Luan X, Localio AR: The impact of kinship care on behavioral well-being for children in out-of-home care. Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine 162(6): 550-556, 2008.

Wood JN, Christian CW, Adams CM, Rubin DM: The contribution of skeletal surveys in the evaluation of infants with isolated skull fractures. Pediatrics 123: e247-e252, 2009.

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