Sarah Sheppard, MD, PhD Sarah Sheppard, MD, PhD, is fellow in the Division of Human Genetics 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 - University of Massachusetts Medical School/Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Worchester, MA FellowshipHuman Genetics - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, PA Titles and Academic Titles Fellow, Human Genetics Fellowship Program Departments and Services Division of Human Genetics Publications Papers2018 Campbell IM, Sheppard SE, Crowley TB, McGinn DE, Bailey A, McGinn MJ, Unolt M, Homans JF, Chen EY, Salmons HI, Gaynor JW, Goldmuntz E, Jackson OA2, Katz LE, Mascarenhas MR, Deeney VFX, Castelein RM, Zur KB, Elden L, Kallish S, Kolon TF, Hopkins SE, Chadehumbe MA, Lambert MP, Forbes BJ, Moldenhauer JS, Schindewolf EM1, Solot CB, Moss EM, Gur RE, Sullivan KE, Emanuel BS, Zackai EH, McDonald-McGinn DM. What is new with 22q? An update from the 22q and You Center at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Am J Med Genet A. 2018 Oct;176(10):2058-2069. doi: 10.1002/ajmg.a.40637. 2015 Kok FO, Shin M, Ni CW, Gupta A, Grosse AS, van Impel A, Kirchmaier BC, Peterson-Maduro J, Kourkoulis G, Male I, DeSantis DF, Sheppard-Tindell S, Ebarasi L, Betsholtz C, Schulte-Merker S, Wolfe SA, Lawson ND. (2015) Reverse genetic screening reveals poor correlation between morpholino-induced and mutant phenotypes in zebrafish. Dev Cell 32(1), 97-108. PMID 25533206 2013 Sheppard S, Lawson ND, Zhu LJ. (2013) Accurate identification of polyadenylation sites from 3' end deep sequencing using a naïve Bayes classifier. Bioinformatics 29(20), 2564-71. PMID: 23962617. Moore JC, Sheppard-Tindell S, Shestopalov IA, Yamazoe S, Chen JK, Lawson ND. (2013) Post-transcriptional mechanisms contribute to Etv2 repression during vascular development. Dev Biol 384(1), 128-40. PMID: 24036310. 2007 Kumar N, Afeyan R, Sheppard S, Harms B, Lauffenburger DA. (2007) Quantitative analysis of Akt phosphorylation and activity in response to EGF and insulin treatment. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 354(1), 14-20. PMID: 17214972. Awards and Honors American Heart Association Founders Affiliate Pre-Doctoral Fellowship American Society of Transplant Surgeons Presidential Student Mentor Grant 2005, Tau Beta Pi Engineering Honor Society Inducted Leadership and Memberships Memberships in Professional Organizations 2015-present, American Academy of Pediatrics 2008-present, American Physician Scientists Association 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 above 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. We are committed to true transparency. However, to ensure the comments are fair and correctly attributed, we review each one before posting to the website. We exclude entire comments that disclose patient's protected health information, are off-topic, or include other confidential or inappropriate content. Comments will appear on provider bios only if providers have a minimum number of comments. Comments are shared internally for education purposes to ensure that we are doing our very best for the patients and families for whom we are privileged to care. 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.