Debbie Cohen-Stein

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Associate Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Director for Neuroendocrine Tumor Center , Hospital of the University Of Pennsylvania
Director of Clinical Research Renal DIvision, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Medicine

Contact information
One Founders Pavilion
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2156627544
University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa, 1990.
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Description of Research Expertise

complex hypertension, adrenal hypertension, pheochromocytoma, chronic kidney disease

Description of Itmat Expertise

Dr. Cohen has a research interest in the effects of different antihypertensive medications on pulse wave velocity in patients with proteinuric kidney disease.

Selected Publications

Spring B, Gidding S, Mozaffarian D, Moore S, Rosal M, Brown M, Ockene J, Cohen DL, Burke L, Lloyd-Jones D.: Better population health through behavior change in adults: a call to action. Circulation 5(128): 2196-2176, November 2013.

Denker MG, Haddad DB, Townsend RR, Cohen DL. : Blood Pressure Control One Year after Referral to a Hypertension Specialist J Clin Hypertens 15(9): 624-629, September 2013

Fishbein L, Merrill S, Fraker D, Cohen DL, Nathanson KL.: Inherited mutations in pheochromocytoma and paraganglioma: why all patients should be offered genetic testing Ann Surg Oncol. (eds.). 20(5): 1444-1450, May 2013

Yaffe K, Ackerson L, Hoang TD, Go AS, Maguire MG, Ying GS, Daniel E, Bazzano LA, Coleman M, Cohen DL, Kusek JW, Ojo A, Seliger S, Xie D, Grunwald JE; CRIC Study Investigators. : Retinopathy and Cognitive Impairment in Adults with CKD. Am J Kidney Dis. 61(2): 219-227, February 2013.

Cohen DL, Townsend RR.: Should we be recommending Vitamin D supplementation for Hypertension and Cardiovascular Disease prevention? J Clin Hypertens 14(11): 816-818, November 2012

Huan Y, Cohen DL.: Renal Denervation: A potential new treatment for severe hypertension. Clin Cardiol 36(1): 10-14, Jan 2013.

Cohen DL, Townsend RR.: Hypertension and Kidney Disease: What Do the Data Really Show? Curr Hypertens Rep 14(5): 462-467, October 2012

Haddad D, Cohen DL: The Use of Renin and Aldosterone Profiling in the Treatment of Complex Hypertension Council for High BP Research September 2012.

Cohen DL, Townsend RR.: Thiazides and Hyponatremia. J Clin Hypertens 14(9): 653, September 2012.

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