Karen L. Bride, MD, PhD Karen L. Bride, MD, PhD, is an attending physician at the Cancer Center at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Locations: Main Campus Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467) Education and Training Medical SchoolMD/PhD - Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA InternshipPediatrics - New York Presbyterian-Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital of New York, New York, NY ResidencyPediatrics - New York Presbyterian-Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital of New York, New York, NY FellowshipPediatric Hematology/Oncology - The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA Titles and Academic Titles Attending PhysicianInstructor, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania Departments and Services Cancer CenterCancer Immunotherapy Program Publications Papers2015 Bride, K.L., Vincent, T., Smith-Whitley, K., Lambert, M.P., Bleesing, J.J., Seif, A.E., Manno, C.S., Casper, J.T., Grupp, J.A., Teachey, D.T. Sirolimus is effective in relapsed/refractory autoimmune cytopenias: results of a prospective multi-institutional trial. Blood. 2015 Oct 26. pii: blood-2015-07-657981. Jones, C.L., Gearheart, G.M., Fosmire, S., Delgado-Martin, C., Evensen, N.A., Bride, K., Waanders, A.J., Pais, F., Wang, J., Bhatla, T., Bitterman, D.S., de Rijk, S.R., Dandekar, S., Park, E., Teachey, D.T., Raetz, E.A., Hermiston, M.L., Muschen, M., Loh, M.L., Hunger, S.P., Zhang, J., Garabedian, M.J., Porter, C.C., Carroll, W.L. MAPK signaling cascades mediate distinct glucocorticoid resistance mechanisms in pediatric B-precursor acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Blood. 2015 Nov 5;126(19):2202-12. Abstracts2016 Bride, K.L., Freedman, J.L., Bunin, N.J., Hunger, S.P., Rheingold, S.R., Seif, A.E. Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT) for Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL) in first remission (CR1): a single-institution retrospective cohort study demonstrating excellent event-free and overall survival. American Society of Bone Marrow Transplantation. Honolulu, HI. 2016. 2015 Bride, K.L., McDonnell, A., Lim, D., Paessler, M., Lambert, M.P. Can immature platelet fraction (IPF) be used to assess bleeding risk in pediatric immune thrombocytopenia (ITP) and to differentiate ITP from bone marrow failure/aplastic anemia? A retrospective analysis. American Society of Hematology. Orlando, FLA. 2015. Bride, K.L., Paessler, M., Lambert, M.P. Real clinical utility of the immature platelet fraction in the diagnosis of childhood immune thrombocytopenia. International Symposium on Technological Innovations in Laboratory Hematology. Chicago, IL. 2015. Awards and Honors 2015, American Society for Blood & Marrow Transplantation ASBMT), Travel grant awardee, 2016 BMT Tandem Meeting 2010, K. George and Carolann S. Najarian Charitable Foundation scholarship recipient, Boston University SOM 2010, Dr. John Dittmer and Dr. Linda Wright Award for Excellence in Teaching, Boston University SOM 2008, Achievement Award, 14th Annual Henry I. Russek Student Achievement Day, Boston University SOM 2007, MedImmune Inflammation Research Abstract Competition, First Place, MedImmune, Inc., Gaithersburg, MD 2007, Medical Scientist Training Program Annual MD/PHD Student Conference Travel Award Recipient, Keystone, CO 2007, Department of Microbiology, Travel Award Recipient, Boston University SOM 2006-2007, Karin Grunebaum Cancer Research Foundation Fellow, Cambridge, MA 2004-2005, Tai Research Fellow, Boston University SOM, Boston, MA Leadership and Memberships Memberships in Professional Organizations 2015-present, American Association for Cancer Research (Member) 2015-present, American Society of Clinical Oncology (Member) 2014-present, American Society of Hematology (Member) 2010-present, American Academy of Pediatrics (Member) 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.