Casandra Arévalo Marcano, MD

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Casandra Arévalo Marcano, MD, is a Pulmonary Medicine Fellow in the Division of Pulmonary Medicine at 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 - Universidad Central de Venezuela- Escuela de Medicina Luis Razetti


Pediatrics - Albert Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA


Pediatric Pulmonology - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP)

Titles and Academic Titles

Pulmonary Medicine Fellow

Departments and Services


Posters and Presentations


Children's Home Sleep Environment and Sleep Problems in an Inner City Practice [poster - oral presentation]. Pediatric Academic Societies and Asian Society for Pediatric Research Joint Meeting in Vancouver, BC, Canada and Eastern SPR Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, PA; 2014.

Awards and Honors

2015, Benjamin Price M.D. Humanitarian Award in recognition of the work as an advocate for the communities and devotion to the welfare of her patients

2013-2014, AAP delegate for the class of 2015 Section of medical students, residents and fellows

2013, Best PBLI Project: Evaluation of the Utility of a Sleep Screener in a Primary Care Setting

2008, Luis Razetti Graduation Honor Award in recognition of academics, advocacy and extracurricular achievements, given to the top students of the 2008 Class

2008, Student Excellence Recognition Award, Research Universidad Central de Venezuela

2007, Study of the United States, Institute For Student Leaders American embassy supported by the U.S. Department of state, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. University of Minnesota

2006-2007, Vice-President of the National Medical Students Federation

2007, Student Excellence Recognition Award, Research Universidad Central de Venezuela

2007-2008, Member, Student Council, Luis Razetti Medical School Council, Universidad Central de Venezuela

2005-2007, President, Student Body Association

2004, Pepe Izquierdo Honor Award for outstanding performance in Normal Anatomy I and Neuroscience, Universidad Central de Venezuela

2003, Recognition diploma, outstanding performance during the first Year of medical school. Anatomic field.

2001-2002, Second Place, XX and XIX National Chemistry Championship