Kelly Wade, MD, PhD, MSCE

Locations: CHOP Newborn Care at Pennsylvania Hospital
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    MD - Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT

    Internship

    Pediatrics - Boston Children's Hospital & Boston City Hospital, Boston, MA

    Residency

    Pediatrics - Boston Children's Hospital & Boston City Hospital, Boston, MA (Chief Resident)

    Fellowship

    Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

    Board Certification

    Pediatrics
    Pediatrics/Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

    Undergraduate Degree

    MS in Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics (MSCE) - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

    Graduate Degree

    PhD in Genetics - Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Attending Neonatologist, Pennsylvania Hospital

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

  • Centers and Programs
  • Publications

    Papers

    2014

    Monk HM, Motsney AJ, Wade KC. Safety of Rotavirus Vaccine in the NICU. J Pediatr. 2014 May 19. [Epub ahead of print] Read the abstract.

    2012

    Cohen-Wolkowiez M. Poindexter B., Bidegain M. Weitkamp J.H. Schleonka R.L., Randolph D.A., Ward R.M., Wade K., Valencia G., Burchfield D., Arrieta A., Mehta V., Walsh M., Kantak A., Rasmussen M., Sullivan J.E., Finer N., Rich W., Brozansi B.S., van den Anker J., Blumer J., Laughon M., Watt K.M., Kearns G.L., Capparelli E.V., Martz K., Berezny K., Benjamin D.K. Jr, Smith P.B.; Safety and effectiveness of meropenem in infants with suspected or complicated intra-abdominal infections. Clinical Infectious Disease 55(11): 1495, Dec 2012. Read the abstract

    Watt K.M., Benjamin O.K. Jr, Cheifetz I.M., Moorthy G., Wade K.C., Smith P.B., Brouwer K.L., Capparelli E.V., Cohen-Wolkowietz M.: Pharmacokinetics and safety of fluconazole in young infants supported with extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal 31(10): 1042-7, Oct 2012. Read the abstract

    Mossabeb R, Wade K.C., Finnegan K., Sivieri E., Abbasi S.: Language development survey provides a useful screening tool for language delay in preterm infants. Clinical Pediatrics 51(7): 638, July 2012. Read the abstract

    2011

    Smith P.B., Cohen-Wolkowiez M., Castro L.M., Poindexter B., Bidegain M., Weitkamp J.H., Schelonka RL., Ward R.M., Wade K., Valencia G., Burchfield D., Arrieta A, Bhatt-Mehta V., Walsh M., Kantak A, Rasmussen M., Sullivan J.E., Finer N., Brozanski B.S., Sanchez P., van den Anker J., Blumer J., Keams G.L., Capparelli E.V., Anand R, Benjamin D.K.: Population pharmacokinetics of meropenem in plasma and cerebrospinal fluid of infants with suspected or complicated intra-abdominal infections. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal 30(10): 844, Oct 2011. Read the abstract

    Laughon M.M., Benjamin D.K., Capparelli E.V., Keams G.L., Berezny K., Paul I.M., Wade K., Barrett J., Smith P.B., Cohen-Wolkowiez M.: Innovative clinical trial design for pediatric therapeutics. Expert Review of Clinical Pharmacology 4(5): 643-52, Sep 2011. Read the abstract

    Piper L., Smith P.B., Hornik C.P., Cheifetz I.M., Barrett J.S., Moorthy G., Hope W.W., Wade K.C., Cohen-Wolkowiez M., Benjamin D.K.: Fluconazole loading dose pharmacokinetics and safety in infants. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal 30(5): 375, May 2011. Read the abstract

    Wade K.C., Ellenberg J.H., Grosser T., Brensinger C.M., Kimmel S.E., Hennessy S.: Exogenous estrogen does not attenuate the association between rofecoxib and myocardial infarction in perimenopausal women. Journal Cardiovascular Pharmacology 57(2): 194, Feb 2011.

    Posters and Presentations

    2012

    Monk H and Wade K.C. : Safety of Rotavirus Vaccine Administration Among Infants Within the Newborn/Infant Intensive Care Unit. Platform Presentation. Pediatric Academic Society Annual Meeting; 2012 April 28 - May 1; Boston MA.

    2011

    Aliaga S., Smith P.B., Clark R., Cohen-Wolkowiez M., Wade K., Massie S., Tolleson-Rinehart S., Benjamin D.K., Laughon M.: Assessment of off-label prescribing practices of meropenem in young infants. Pediatric Academic Society Annual Meeting; 2011 April 30 - May 3; Denver, CO.