Rachel K. Myers, PhD, MS

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Rachel K. Myers, PhD, MS, is an attending physician in the Emergency Department at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia.

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

Education and Training

Medical School

PhD - Temple University, College of Health Professions (Public Health), Philadelphia, PA

Graduate Degree

MS - Temple University, College of Health Professions (Epidemiology), Philadelphia, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician

Research Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Departments and Services

Selected Publications


Forke Young CM, Myers RK, Localio AR, Wiebe DJ, Fein JA, Grisso JA, Catallozzi M.: Intimate Partner Violence: Childhood Witnessing and Subsequent Experiences of College Undergraduates. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, Jul 2019 Notes: ePub ahead of print: July 9, 2019.

Myers RK*, Bonsu JM*, Carey M, Yerys BE, Mollen CJ, Curry AE. : Teaching autistic adolescents to drive: Perspectives of specialized driver educators. Autism in Adulthood, 1(3): 202-209. May 2019 Notes: ePub ahead of print: May 22, 2019*Co-first authors.

Myers RK. : Using SAS to enhance data sharing across REDCap projects: Reducing errors, streamlining management, and improving quality. Proceedings of the Western Users of SAS Software Conference, Jul 2019. Notes: Available at: https://www.lexjansen.com/wuss/2019/153_Final_Paper_PDF.pdf.


Forke CM, Myers RK, Fein JA, Catallozzi M, Localio AR, Wiebe DJ, Grisso JA. : Witnessing intimate partner violence as a child: How boys and girls model their parents' behaviors in adolescence. Child Abuse and Neglect, 84: 241-252. Aug 2018 Notes: ePub ahead of print: August 20, 2018

Monopoli WJ, Myers RK, Paskewich BS, Bevans K, Fein JA.: Core Set of Outcomes for Hospital-Based Violence Intervention Programs: A Delphi Study. Journal of Interpersonal Violence, Aug 2018 Notes: ePub ahead of print: August 10, 2018

Myers RK, Eagan-Brown BL, Conway AT, Nagele DA, Vaccaro MJ, Kendi S, Zonfrillo MR.: Examining a Statewide Educational Consulting Program for Pediatric Brain Injury. Clinical Pediatrics, 57(6): 645-655. Sept 2018 Notes: ePub ahead of print: September 21, 2017


Awards and Honors

2019, Best Contributed Paper Award, Western Users of SAS Software Conference

Editorial and Academic Positions

2019-Present, Reviewer, Society for the Advancement of Violence and Injury Research Abstract Reviewer

2019-Present, Reviewer, American Journal of Public Health

2019-Present, Reviewer, Autism in Adulthood

2019-Present, Reviewer, American Public Health Association Abstract Reviewer

2017-Present, Reviewer, American Journal of Criminal Justice

2012-Present, Reviewer, Journal of Interpersonal Violence


Leadership and Memberships


2018-Present, International Society for Traumatic Stress Studies (Member)


2014-Present, American Public Health Association (Member)

2017-Present, Society for the Advancement of Violence and Injury Research (Member)

2019-Present, The Hospital Alliance for Violence Intervention (Member, Research Workgroup, 2013-present)