Gil Binenbaum

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Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Attending Physician, University of Pennsylvania Health System (Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Penn Presbyterian Medical Center, Pennsylvania Hospital)
Attending Staff Surgeon, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Ophthalmology

Contact information
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Division of Ophthalmology, 9 MAIN
34th St and Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Education:
B.S. (Economics)
The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, 1989.
Cert (Postbaccalaureate Premedical Studies)
Columbia University, 1997.
M.D. (Medicine)
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 2002.
Cert (Patient Oriented Research)
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 2008.
M.S.C.E. (Clinical Epidemiology)
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 2009.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

Dr. Binenbaum is studying the role of Insulin Like Growth Factor 1 (IGF1) in the pathogenesis, risk stratification, and potential treatment of retinopathy of prematurity. Other interests include the pathogenesis of retinal hemorrhages in pediatric abusive head injury.

Selected Publications

Jensen AK, Coleman C, Stokes D, Ying GS, Huang J, Kuhn I, Binenbaum G: Filter-paper-based Insulin-like Growth Factor Assay for Retinopathy of Prematurity Studies J of AAPOS 2015 in press.

Binenbaum G: Clinicians’ Corner Questions for Focal Points title: "Ocular Manifestations of Child Abuse” Focal Points by the American Academy of Ophthalmology 2015 in press Notes: Invited editorial

Mills MD, Wong MW, Huang J, Ying GS, Binenbaum G: Management and Outcomes of Pseudostrabismus. Transactions of the International Strabismus Association 2015 in press.

Bonafede L, Bender L, Shaffer J, Ying GS, Binenbaum G: Refractive Change in Children with Accommodative Esotropia. Annual Meeting of ARVO, Denver CO May 2015 Notes: Poster presentation.

Reid J, Rodgers DL, Jensen AK, Forbes BJ, Billinghurst LL, Binenbaum G: Patterns of Retinal Hemorrhage Associated with Pediatric Cerebral Sinovenous Thrombosis. Annual Meeting of the Ray Helfer Society, Savannah, Georgia April 2015 Notes: Oral Presentation.

Binenbaum G, Evans S, Lee V, Coats B: Evaluation of Optic Nerve Compression as a Potential Cause of Retinal Hemorrhage in Infants. Annual Meeting of the Ray Helfer Society, Savannah, Georgia. April 2015 Notes: Oral platform presentation.

Geloneck MM, Forbes BJ, Shaffer J, Binenbaum G: Ocular complications in children with diabetes mellitus. Annual Meeting of the Pediatric Academic Societies, San Diego, CA April 2015 Notes: Poster presentation.

Gurwin J, Revere KE, Davidson S, DeLisser H, Binenbaum G: Art, Empathy and Medicine Educational Collaborative. Northeast Group on Educational Affairs Annual Retreat, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worcester, MA April 2015 Notes: Poster presentation.

Forrestel A, Treat J, Mahon P, Payne A, Binenbaum G : Ocular cicatricial pemphigoid. 25th Annual Atlantic Dermatological Conference, Philadelphia, PA April 2015 Notes: Oral presentation.

Binenbaum G, Evans SM, Lee V, Coats B: Evaluation of optic nerve compression as a potential cause of retinal hemorrhage in infants 2015 Annual Meeting of the American Association of Pediatric Ophthalmology and Strabismus, New Orleans LA March 2015 Notes: Poster presentation.

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Last updated: 03/13/2015
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