Lindsay Waqar, MPH, CCRC Lindsay Waqar, MPH, CCRC, is a clinical research coordinator in the Division of Rheumatology at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Locations: Main Campus Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467) Education and Training Additional TrainingGraduate Certificate in Patient-Centered Outcomes Research - Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA Board CertificationCertified Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC)Undergraduate DegreeBA in Biochemistry - McDaniel College, Westminster, MD Graduate DegreeMPH - Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, PA Titles and Academic Titles Clinical Research Coordinator III Departments and Services Division of Rheumatology Center for Amplified Musculoskeletal Pain SyndromeCenter for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness (CPCE) Publications Papers2018 Riley JS, Antiel RM, Rintoul NE, Ades AM, Waqar LN, Lin N, Herkert LM, D’Agostino JA, Hoffman C, Peranteau WH, Flake AW, Adzick NS, Hedrick HL: Reduced oxygen concentration for the resuscitation of infants with congenital diaphragmatic hernia. J Perinatology 38:834-843, 2018. Kim AG, Danzer E, Moldenhauer JS, Khalek N, Cheng LC, Waqar LN, Hedrick HL, Johnson MP, Adzick NS, Peranteau WH, Flake AW: Amniotic fluid concentrations of glial fibrillary acidic protein (GFAP) do not correlate with prenatal metrics in fetuses with myelomeningocele. Fetal Diagnosis and Therapy 43:297-303, 2018. Lawrence KM, Berger K, Herkert L, Franciscovich C, O'Dea CLH, Waqar LN, Partridge E, Hanna BD, Peranteau WH, Avitabile CM, Hopper RK, Rintoul NE, Hedrick HL. Use of prostaglandin E1 to treat pulmonary hypertension in congenital diaphragmatic hernia. J Pediatr Surg. 2018 Oct 5;. PMID: 30442461 2017 Antiel, RM. Licht, DJ. Hoffman, C. Lin, N. Waqar, LN. Xiao, R. Monos, S. D’Agostino, J. Bernbaum, JC. Herkert, LM. Rintoul, N. Peranteau, WH. Flake, A. Adzick, NS. Hedrick, HL. (2017). Growth trajectory and neurodevelopmental outcome in infants with congenital diaphragmatic hernia. J Pediatr Surg, 52(12): 1944-1948. Danzer, E. Hoffman, C, D’Agostino, J. Connelly, JT. Waqar, LN. Gerdes, M. Bernbaum, J. Rintoul, NE. Herkert, LM. Perateau, WH. Flake, AW. Adzick, NS. Hedrick, HL. (2017). Short-term neurodevelopmental outcome in congenital diaphragmatic hernia: the impact of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation and timing of repair. Pediatr Crit Care Med, 19(1): 64-74. 2016 Antiel RM, Riley JS, Cahill PJ, Campbell RM, Waqar L, Herkert LM, Rintoul NE, Peranteau WH, Flake AW, Adzick NS, Hedrick HL. Management and outcomes of scoliosis in children with congenital diaphragmatic hernia. J Pediatr Surg. 2016;51(12):1921-1925. Posters and Presentations2018 Goldberg, T. Chang, J. Waqar, L. Dolinsky, L. Dowling, J. Owei, L. Peterson, R. Nolan, B. Liebling, E. Buckley, L. Weiss, P. Burnham, S. Pre-clinic huddles and positive feedback improves identification of eligible research patients in pediatric rheumatology. (2018, May). Poster presented at CHOP’s 8th Annual Quality and Safety Day, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Gonzalez, M. Cook-Sather, S. Gmuca, S. Sherry, D. Waqar, L. Mentch, F. Sleiman, P. McGowan, F. Barr, G. Hakonarson, H. Genome-wide association study of imputed variants identifies CSMD1 and DAB1 as novel risk loci in pediatric Amplified Musculoskeletal Pain Syndromes (AMPS). (2018, September). Presented at the 17th World Congress on Pain Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts. 2017 Moldenhauer, JS. Waqar, LN. Khalek, N. Gebb, J. Peranteau, WH. Hedrick, HL. Johnson, MP. Flake, AW. Heuer, GG. Adzick, NS. (2017, October). Maternal outcomes using expanded BMI criteria for in utero MMC closure. Presented at the Annual International Fetal Medicine and Surgery Society Meeting, Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Waqar, LN. Khalek, N. Gebb, J. Peranteau, WH. Hedrick, HL. Wilson, RD. Johnson, MP. Flake, AW. Adzick, NS. Moldenhauer, JS. (2017, October). Reproductive outcomes following ex-utero intrapartum treatment (EXIT) procedure. Presented at the Annual International Fetal Medicine and Surgery Society Meeting, Jackson Hole, Wyoming. Awards and Honors Omicron Delta Kappa National Leadership Honor Society Gamma Sigma Epsilon Chemistry Honor Society, McDaniel College Tri Beta Biology Honor Society, McDaniel College 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 above 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. We are committed to true transparency. However, to ensure the comments are fair and correctly attributed, we review each one before posting to the website. We exclude entire comments that disclose patient's protected health information, are off-topic, or include other confidential or inappropriate content. 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