Meenakshi Bewtra

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Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Attending Physician, Penn Medicine at Radnor
Attending Physician, Corporal Michael J. Crescenz Veteran's Affairs Medical Center
Attending Physician, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Medicine

Contact information
423 Guardian Drive
724 Blockley Hall
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-746-4922
Yale University, New Haven, CT, 1998.
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2003.
Harvard University School of Public Health, Boston, MA, 2003.
PhD (Epidemiology)
University of Pennsylvania, 2013.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

Inflammatory bowel disease; Epidemiology; Pharamcoepidemiology; Biorepositories

Selected Publications

Aaron Cohen, MD, MSCE; Juan Marcos Gonzalez, PHD; Ronac Mamtani, MD, MSCE; Meena Bewtra, MD, PHD, MPH : Patients’ and Caretakers’ Treatment Preferences in the End-of-Life Setting. The 9th Meeting of the International Academy of Health Preference Research October 2018 Notes: oral presentation.

Konnikova L, Boschetti G, Rahman A, Mitsialis V, Lord J, Richmond C, Tomov VT, Gordon W, Jelinsky S, Canavan J, Liss A, Wall S, Field M, Zhou F, Goldsmith JD, Bewtra M, Breault DT, Merad M, Snapper SB: High-dimensional immune phenotyping and transcriptional analyses reveal robust recovery of viable human immune and epithelial cells from frozen gastrointestinal tissue. Mucosal Immunol Aug 2018 Notes: Epub ahead of print doi: 10.1038/s41385-018-0047-y.

Brandon Chu, Frank I. Scott, Meenakshi Bewtra: Optimal Positioning of Colectomy in the Treatment of Ulcerative Colitis: A Markov Model. Gastroenterology 154(6): s-798, May 2018 Notes: Poster presentation.

Lillian Chau, Sarah A. Smith,Sayaka A. Ogawa, Kelly A. Whelan, Kathryn E. Hamilton, Jie Chen, Sue A. Keilbaugh, Franz Fogt, Meenakshi Bewtra, Barry Slaff, Aalim Weljie, Michael J. Bennett, Hiroshi Nakagawa, Gary D. Wu: Inflammation-Induced Alterations in Colonic Epithelial Mitochondria Function Revealed by Fatty Acid Oxidation. Gastroenterology 154(6): S-170, May 2018 Notes: Poster presentation.

Liza Konnikova, Gilles Boschetti, Adeeb Rahman, James D. Lord, Camilla Richmond, Vesselin Tomov, William Gordon, James B. Canavan, Sarah Wall, Michael Field, Fanny Zhou, Meenakshi Bewtra, Jeffrey D. Goldsmith, David Breault, Miriam Merad, Scott B. Snapper: High Dimensional Immune Phenotyping and Transcriptional Analysis Reveal Robust Recovery of Viable Human Immune and Epithelial Cells from Frozen Gastrointestinal Tissue. Gastroenterology 154(6): S-1041-S-1042, May 2018.

Lewis James D, Scott Frank I, Brensinger Colleen M, Roy Jason A, Osterman Mark T, Mamtani Ronac, Bewtra Meenakshi, Chen Lang, Yun Huifeng, Xie Fenglong, Curtis Jeffrey R: Increased Mortality Rates With Prolonged Corticosteroid Therapy When Compared With Antitumor Necrosis Factor-α-Directed Therapy for Inflammatory Bowel Disease. The American journal of gastroenterology 113(3): 405-417, Mar 2018.

Vesselin Tomov, Olesya Palko, Chi W. Lau, Meenakshi Bewtra, E. John Wherry: Human Norovirus-Specific T Cell Responses. Gastroenterology 152(5): s1001, April 2017 Notes: Poster presentation.

Frank I. Scott, F. Reed Johnson, Meenakshi Bewtra, Colleen M. Brensinger, Jason A. Roy, Shelby Reed, Mark T. Osterman, Ronac Mamtani, Lang Chen, Huifeng Yun, Fenglong Xie, Jeffrey R. Curtis, James D.Lewis: Improved Quality of Life with Anti-TNF Therapy Compared to Continued Corticosteroid Utilization in Crohn’s Disease. Gastroenterology 152(5): S585-S586, April 2017.

Angelyn Fairchild, Tatyana Kushner, F. Reed Johnson, Bruce E. Sands, Uma Mahadevan, Ashwin Ananthakrishnan, Christina Y. Ha, Meenakshi Bewtra: Women's Preferences for IBD Medical Therapy during Pregnancy. Gastroenterology 152(5): S84-S85, 2017 Notes: Oral presentation.

Condamine Thomas, Dominguez George A, Youn Je-In, Kossenkov Andrew V, Mony Sridevi, Alicea-Torres Kevin, Tcyganov Evgenii, Hashimoto Ayumi, Nefedova Yulia, Lin Cindy, Partlova Simona, Garfall Alfred, Vogl Dan T, Xu Xiaowei, Knight Stella C, Malietzis George, Lee Gui Han, Eruslanov Evgeniy, Albelda Steven M, Wang Xianwei, Mehta Jawahar L, Bewtra Meenakshi, Rustgi Anil, Hockstein Neil, Witt Robert, Masters Gregory, Nam Brian, Smirnov Denis, Sepulveda Manuel A, Gabrilovich Dmitry I: Lectin-type oxidized LDL receptor-1 distinguishes population of human polymorphonuclear myeloid-derived suppressor cells in cancer patients. Science immunology 1(2), Aug 2016.

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