Sara Handley, MD

Sara Handley, MD

Sara Handley, MD, is an attending neonatologist with the Division of Neonatology at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Campus; CHOP Newborn Care at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN

Residency

University of California, San Francisco, CA

Fellowship

Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Pediatrics

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Neonatologist

Departments and Services

Research Interests

Neonatal epidemiology

Outcome variation

Publications

Papers

2018

Sillers L, Handley SC, James JR, Foglia EE. Pulseless Electrical Activity Complicating Neonatal Resuscitation. Neonatology. 2018 Oct 23;115(2):95-98. doi: 10.1159/000493357. [Epub ahead of print]

Handley SC, Passarella M, Lee HC, Lorch SA. Incidence Trends and Risk Factor Variation in Severe Intraventricular Hemorrhage across a Population Based Cohort. J Pediatr. 2018 May 10. pii: S0022-3476(18)30510-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2018.04.020. [Epub ahead of print]. View abstract.

2017

Handley SC, Ebbert RP, Edwards TM, Flibotte J. A Newborn Infant with Giant Omphalocele and Peeling Skin. NeoReviews. 2017 Apr; 18(4):e253-e257.

Quanbeck AE, Russell JA, Handley SC, Quanbeck DS. Kinematic analysis of hip and knee rotation and other contributors to ballet turnout. J Sports Sci. 2017 Feb;35(4):331-338. Epub 2016 Mar 25. PubMed PMID: 27015006. View abstract.

2016

Handley SC, Steinhorn RH, Hopper AO, Govindaswami B, Bhatt DR, Van Meurs KP, Ariagno RL, Gould JB, Lee HC. Inhaled nitric oxide use in preterm infants in California neonatal intensive care units. J Perinatol. 2016 Aug;36(8):635-9. doi: 10.1038/jp.2016.49. Epub 2016 Mar 31. PubMed PMID: 27031320; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4963282. View abstract.

2015

Handley SC, Sun Y, Wyckoff MH, Lee HC. Outcomes of extremely preterm infants after delivery room cardiopulmonary resuscitation in a population-based cohort. J Perinatol. 2015 May;35(5):379-83. doi: 10.1038/jp.2014.222. Epub 2014 Dec 18. PubMed PMID: 25521563; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4414658. View abstract.

2013

Handley SC, Mader NS, Sidman JD, Scott AR. Predicting surgical intervention for airway obstruction in micrognathic infants.Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2013 May;148(5):847-51. doi: 10.1177/0194599813478801. Epub 2013 Feb 20. PubMed PMID: 23426711. View abstract.

2012

Tonsager SC, Mader NS, Sidman JD, Scott AR. Determining risk factors for early airway intervention in newborns with micrognathia. Laryngoscope. 2012 Dec;122 Suppl 4:S103-4. doi: 10.1002/lary.23788. PubMed PMID: 23254599. View abstract.

Books

Chapters

2017

Handley, SC and Posencheg, MA. Hemolytic Disease of the Fetus and Newborn, In: Neonatal Transfusion Practices, ed. DA Sesok-Pizzini, Springer, 2017. 

Posters and Presentations

2018

Handley SC, Herrick HM, French H, Josephsen JM, Lioy J, Soghier L, Strand M, Wetzel E, Ades A. Complex resuscitations in neonates and infants: Managing High Acuity Low Occurrence (HALO) events. Workshop, 2018 Pediatric Academic Society Annual Meeting, Toronto, Ontario. May 5, 2018.

Handley SC, Passarella M, Lorch SA, Lee HC. Preterm Neuro-Centric Practice Variation Across California and the Impact on Preterm Infants. Poster presented at Eastern Society of Pediatric Research. Philadelphia, PA. March 16, 2018.

Handley SC. Passarella M, Lorch SA, Lee HC. Preterm Neuro-Centric Practice Variation Across California. Platform presentation, Southeastern Conference on Perinatal Research. Clearwater Beach, FL. February 2018.

2017

Handley SC, Passarella M, Lorch SA, Lee HC. Incidence and Risk Factor Variation of Severe Intraventricular Hemorrhage in a Population Based Cohort. Poster presented at Pediatric Academic Societies San Francisco, CA. May 9, 2017.

Handley SC, Passarella M, Lorch SA, Lee HC. Incidence and Risk Factor Variation of Severe Intraventricular Hemorrhage in a Population Based Cohort. Platform presentation, Eastern Society for Pediatric Research. Philadelphia, PA. March 2017.

2015

Handley SC, Steinhorn, RH, Hopper AO, Govindaswami B, Bhatt DR, Van Meurs KP, Ariagno RL, Gould JB, Lee HC. Patterns of Inhaled Nitric Oxide use in California NICUs. Poster presented at Pediatric Academic Societies. San Diego, CA. April 26, 2015.

Awards and Honors

2011, Gold Humanism Honor Society, University of Minnesota Medical School

Editorial and Academic Positions

Academic and Institutional Committees

2016-present, Interprofessional Education Steering Committee
2015-present, Codes Committee, Neonatal/Infant Intensive Care Unit

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2017-present, Society for Pediatric Research
2012-present, American Academy of Pediatrics