Cynthia Jacobstein, MD, MSCE

Areas of Expertise: Health service research
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    MD - University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

    Internship

    Pediatrics - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

    Residency

    Pediatrics - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

    Fellowship

    Pediatric Emergency Medicine - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

    Board Certification

    Pediatrics
    Pediatric Emergency Medicine

    Graduate Degree

    MS in Clinical Epidemiology - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Emergency Medicine Attending Physician

    Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

  • Centers and Programs
  • Publications

    Books

    Chapters

    Lavelle, J.M. and Jacobstein, C.R.: Clinical Pathways in Emergency Medicine (Appendix E) in Fleisher, G.R., Ludwig, S. et al. (Eds.) Textbook of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, (6th edition), Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, Philadelphia, 2010, pp. 1907-1932.

    Jacobstein, C.R.: Weight Loss (chapter 81) in Fleisher, G.R., Ludwig, S. et al. (Eds.) Textbook of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, (6th edition), Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, Philadelphia, 2010, pp. 643-648

    14. Jacobstein, C.R.: Sore Throat (chapter) in Schwartz, M.W. (Ed.). The 5-Minute Pediatric Consultant (5th edition), Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA, 2008, pp. 790-791.

    Jacobstein, C.R.: Issues of Consent and Emancipated Minor Status (chapter 151) in Baren, J. M., Rothrock, S.G., et al. (Eds.). Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Saunders Elsevier, Philadelphia, 2008, pp1062-1064.

    Jacobstein, C.R. and Lavelle, J.M.: Weight Loss (chapter 81) in Fleisher, G.R., Ludwig, S. et al. (Eds.). Textbook of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, (5th edition), Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, Philadelphia, 2006, pp. 709-714.

    Jacobstein, C.R.: Sore Throat (chapter) in Schwartz, M.W. (Ed.). The 5-Minute Pediatric Consultant (4th edition), Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, Baltimore, MD, 2005, pp. 72-73.

    Jacobstein, C.R. and Baren, J.M.: Psychosocial and Behavioral Emergencies (chapter 262) in Wolfson, A.B., Hendey G., et al. (Eds.). Harwood-Nuss’ Clinical Practice of Emergency Medicine, (4th edition), Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, Philadelphia, 2005, pp. 1405-1408.

    Jacobstein, C.R.: Apparent Life Threatening Events (Chapter 64) in Baren, J., and Alpern, E. (Eds.). Emergency Medicine Pearls, Hanley & Belfus, Inc., Philadelphia, PA, 2003, pp. 188-90.

    Jacobstein, C.R.: Buckle Fracture (Chapter 62) in Baren, J., and Alpern, E. (Eds.). Emergency Medicine Pearls, Hanley & Belfus, Inc., Philadelphia, PA, 2003, pp. 183-4.

    Jacobstein, C.R.: Sore Throat (chapter) in Schwartz, M.W. (Ed.). The 5-Minute Pediatric Consultant (3rd edition), Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, Baltimore, MD, 2003, pp. 70-71.

    Jacobstein, C.R.: Sore Throat and Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection (Chapters 71 and 85) in Sharma, S. and Wang, V.J. (Eds.). Review for Textbook of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Lippincott, Williams, and Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA, 2000.

    Jacobstein, C.R.: Sore Throat (chapter) in Schwartz, M.W. (Ed.). The 5-Minute Pediatric Consultant (2nd edition), Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, Baltimore, MD, 2000, pp.72-73.

  • Editorial and Academic Positions

    Editorial positions

    2008- Reviewer, Pediatric Emergency Care, Williams and Wilkins, Baltimore, MD

    Academic and institutional committees

    2011- Member, Faculty Recruitment Committee, Division of Emergency Medicine, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
    2011- Member, Medication Safety Committee, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
    2007- Member, Physician Health Committee, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
    2005- Member, Clinical Work Group, Division of Emergency Medicine, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia