Karen Crew, BSc Karen Crew, BSc, is a senior clinical research coordinator on the Pediatric Advanced Care Team (PACT) at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Locations: Main Campus Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467) Education and Training Undergraduate DegreeBS in Psychology - Saint Joseph’s University, Philadelphia, PA Titles and Academic Titles Senior Clinical Research Coordinator Departments and Services Pediatric Advanced Care Team (PACT) Publications Papers2013 Hexem KR, Miller VA, Carroll KW, Faerber JA, Feudtner C. Putting on a happy face: emotional expression in parents of children with serious illness. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2013 Mar;45(3):542-51. PMID: 22926092 Renjilian CB, Womer JW, Carroll KW, Kang, TI, Feudtner C. Parental explicit heuristics in decision-making for children with life-threatening illnesses. Pediatrics. 2013 Feb;131(2):e566-72. PubMed PMID: 23319524 2012 Carroll KW, Mollen CJ, Aldridge S, Hexem KR, Feudtner C. Influences on decision making identified by parents of children receiving pediatric palliative care. AJOB Primary Research. 2012 Vol. 3, No. 1: 1-7. ISBN: 2150-7716 Madrigal VN, Carroll KW, Hexem KR, Faerber JA, Morrison WE, Feudtner C. Parental decision-making preferences in the pediatric intensive care unit. Crit Care Med. 2012 Vol. 40, No. 10: 2876-2882. PubMed PMID: 22824932. 2011 Hexem KR, Mollen CJ, Carroll K, Lanctot DA, Feudtner C. How parents of children receiving pediatric palliative care use religion, spirituality, or life philosophy in tough times. J Palliat Med. 2011 Jan;14(1):39-44. PubMed PMID: 21244252; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3021326. 2010 Feudtner C, Carroll KW, Hexem KR, Silberman J, Kang TI, Kazak AE. Parental hopeful patterns of thinking, emotions, and pediatric palliative care decision making: a prospective cohort study. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2010 Sep;164(9):831-9. PubMed PMID: 20819965. Awards and Honors Phi Beta Kappa Psychology Department Award Michael F. Maher, S.J. Award for Academic Excellence Patient Experience Ratings About the Patient Experience Rating System The Patient Experience Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question. Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score. The comments are submitted by patients and families and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not reflect the views of Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.