Sofia Konstantinopoulou, MD

Sofia Konstantinopoulou, MD, is an attending pulmonologist in the Division of Pulmonary Medicine at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    MD - National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece

    Internship

    Surgery - Cantonal General Hospital of Fribourg, Fribourg, Switzerland
    Pediatrics - The Children's Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch, NJ

    Residency

    Pediatrics - Cantonal General Hospital of Fribourg, Fribourg, Switzerland
    Pediatrics - The Children's Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center, Long Branch, NJ

    Board Certification

    Pediatrics
    Pulmonary Medicine
    Sleep Medicine

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Attending Pulmonologist

    Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

    Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

  • Departments and Services
  • Publications

    Abstracts

    2014

    Sofia Konstantinopoulou, MD1, Ignacio E. Tapia, MD1, Chris Cielo1, Brian Brian, MD, PhD2, Meryl S. Cohen, MD3, Mary Pipan, MD3, Melissa Xanthopoulos, PhD3, Mimi E. Carroll4, Ruth Bradford4, Carol L. Marcus, MD3. 1Sleep Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA, 2Pulmonary Hypertension, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA, 3University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA, 4Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA, USA.: "Cardiac Outcomes In Children With Down Syndrome and the Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome" SLEEP  2014.

    Papers

    2014

    Konstantinopoulou S1, Gallagher P2, Elden L3, Garetz SL4, Mitchell RB5, Redline S6, Rosen CL7, Katz ES8, Chervin RD9, Amin R10, Arens R11, Paruthi S12, Marcus CL13.: "Complications of adenotonsillectomy for obstructive sleep apnea in school-aged children". Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol.  79(2): 240-5, December  2014.

    2013

    Konstantinopoulou S, Tapia IE, Sullivan A, Cielo C, Radcliffe J, Pipan M, Hanna B, Gallagher PR, Carroll ME, Marcus CL : "Polysomnographic Variables Predictive of Adverse Events After Adenotonsillectomy in Children with Obstructive Sleep Apnea" SLEEP 36, 2013.

    Konstantinopoulou S, Elden L, Garetz S, Rosen CL, Redline S, Mitchell R, Chervin R, Gllagher PR, Marcus CL: "The association between polysomnographic parameters and neurocognitive and behavioral outcomes in children with Down syndrome and obstructive sleep apnea" SLEEP 36, 2013.

    Posters and Presentations

    2014

    Konstantinopoulou S.  American Thoracic Society, Webinar- Sleep and Respiratory Neurobiology (SRN) Journal Club, " A Randomized Tiral of Adenotonsillectomy for Childhood Sleep Apnea," Jan, 2014.

  • Awards and Honors

    2012, Scholarship, Fellows ATS Symposium, San Francisco, California

    2007, Selected as program delegate to attend the American Academy of Pediatrics Meeting, San Francisco, CA

    2006, Pediatric Surgery Excellence Award for the most inspired and dedicated to the Children's Welfare first year resident, Cantonal Hospital of Fribourg, Fribourg, Switzerland

    2003, Award (Summa Cum Laude) for exceptional performance in pediatric clerkship given by the Educational Committee, Department of Pediatrics, University of Athens Medical School, and Athens, Greece

  • Leaderships
    Memberships in Professional Organizations

    2011-present, American Academy of Sleep Medicine  (Full Member)
    2009-present, American Academy of Pediatrics (Board Certified)2009-present, American College of Chest Physicians (Full Member)2009-present, American Thoracic Society