Tyler Bradley-Hewitt, MD

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Tyler Bradley-Hewitt, MD, is a house physician in the Cardiac Center at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

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

Background

Tyler Bradley-Hewitt, MD, received his Bachelor of Arts in Science and Management, Biotechnology Sequence from Claremont Mckenna College and subsequently his Doctor of Medicine from George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences.

Dr. Bradley-Hewitt completed his Pediatric Internship and Residency at Children’s National Health System and his Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor. He is interested in pursuing a critical care fellowship.

Dr. Bradley-Hewitt has been Co-investigator on three different projects at C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital, Michigan.  The projects were: Risk assessment of short term pre-operative exposure to fine particulate matter on post-operative clinical outcomes in the pediatric CICU; Intrapericardial teratoma: a single center experience; and Impact of early postoperative diastolic dysfunction on intensive care outcomes in contemporary congenitally corrected transposition of the great arteries repair.

Professionally, he also has published on many topics but was the lead author on two articles: The Impact of Echocardiographic Screening for Rheumatic Disease on Patient Quality of Life and Trends and presentation patterns of acute rheumatic fever hospitalizations in the United States.

He also enjoys volunteering and has participated in health and wellness in the local school system; mentorship programs in the schools for healthy nutrition and exercise and has volunteered in underserved DC communities.

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC

Internship

Pediatrics - Children’s National Health System, Washington, DC

Residency

Pediatrics - Children’s National Health System, Washington, DC

Fellowship

Pediatric Cardiology - University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Board Certification

Pediatrics – American Board of Pediatrics

Titles and Academic Titles

House Physician

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2019

Bradley-Hewitt T, Longenecker CT, Nkomo V, et al. Trends and presentation patterns of acute rheumatic fever hospitalisations in the United States. Cardiol Young. 2019;29(11):1387-1390. doi:10.1017/S1047951119002270

Scheel, A., Ssinabulya, I., Aliku, T., Bradley-Hewitt, T., Clauss, A., Clauss, S., Crawford, L., DeWyer, A., Donofrio, M. T., Jacobs, M., Klein, J., Moore, T. E., Okello, E., Scheel, J., Shaw, R., Sable, C., Lwabi, P., Watkins, D. A., & Beaton, A. (2019). Community study to uncover the full spectrum of rheumatic heart disease in Uganda. Heart (British Cardiac Society), 105(1), 60–66. https://doi.org/10.1136/heartjnl-2018-313171

2018

Dalal, N. N., Dzelebdzic, S., Frank, L. H., Clauss, S. B., Mitchell, S. J., Aljohani, O. A., Bradley-Hewitt, T., & Harahsheh, A. S. (2018). Recurrent Cardiology Evaluation for Innocent Heart Murmur: Echocardiogram Utilization. Clinical pediatrics, 57(12), 1436–1441. https://doi.org/10.1177/0009922818787280

2016

Bradley-Hewitt, T., Dantin, A., Ploutz, M., Aliku, T., Lwabi, P., Sable, C., & Beaton, A. (2016). The Impact of Echocardiographic Screening for Rheumatic Heart Disease on Patient Quality of Life. The Journal of Pediatrics, 175, 123–129. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jpeds.2016.04.087

Ploutz, M., Aliku, T., Bradley-Hewitt, T., Dantin, A., Lemley, B., Gillespie, C. W., … Beaton, A. (2016). Child and teacher acceptability of school-based echocardiographic screening for rheumatic heart disease in Uganda. Cardiology in the Young, 1–8. https://doi.org/10.1017/S1047951116000159

2015

Beaton, A., Lu, J. C., Aliku, T., Dean, P., Gaur, L., Weinberg, J., Godown, J., Lwabi, P., Mirembe, G., Okello, E., Reese, A., Shrestha-Astudillo, A., Bradley-Hewitt, T., Scheel, J., Webb, C., McCarter, R., Ensing, G., & Sable, C. (2015). The utility of handheld echocardiography for early rheumatic heart disease diagnosis: a field study. European heart journal cardiovascular Imaging, 16(5), 475–482. https://doi.org/10.1093/ehjci/jeu296

2011

Correia BE, Ban Y-EA, Friend DJ, Ellingson K, Xu H, Boni E, Bradley-Hewitt T, Bruhn- Johannsen JF, Stamatatos L, Strong RK, et al. Computational Protein Design Using Flexible Backbone Remodeling and Resurfacing: Case Studies in Structure-Based Antigen Design. J Mol Biol. 2011;405:284–297 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jmb.2010.09.061

2010

Correia, B. E., Ban, Y. E., Holmes, M. A., Xu, H., Ellingson, K., Kraft, Z., Carrico, C., Boni, E., Sather, D. N., Zenobia, C., Burke, K. Y., Bradley-Hewitt, T., Bruhn-Johannsen, J. F., Kalyuzhniy, O., Baker, D., Strong, R. K., Stamatatos, L., & Schief, W. R. (2010). Computational design of epitope-scaffolds allows induction of antibodies specific for a poorly immunogenic HIV vaccine epitope. Structure (London, England : 1993), 18(9), 1116–1126. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.str.2010.06.010

Posters and Presentations

2018

Bradley-Hewitt T. Children’s National Medical Center Research and Education Week. “Trends and presentation patterns of acute rheumatic fever hospitalizations in the United States. Washington, DC. April 2018.

Bradley-Hewitt T. Children’s National Medical Center Research and Education Week. “Community study to uncover the full spectrum of rheumatic heart disease in Uganda”. Washington, DC. April 2018.

Awards and Honors

2020-present, Hardship Scholarship Recipient, American Academy of Pediatrics
2017, Resident International Travel Grant, Children’s National Health System
2015-2016, Medical Student Teaching Award, Children’s National Health System
2015, Gold Humanism Honor Society, George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences
2014, Lynn and Ruth George Scholar Award, George Washington University School of Medicine
2013, Lamport Research Award, George Washington University School of Medicine
2012, George Washington Health Scholar Award, George Washington University School of Medicine

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2020-present, Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Society
2015-present, American Academy of Pediatrics