Alan
 
R.
 
Cohen
Email: 
cohen@email.chop.edu
Address: 
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia 34th & Civic Center Blvd.
215-590-2766
Affiliations
Expertise
Appointments
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (1978 – 1984)
Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (1984 – 1990)
Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (1990– present)
Education
M.D., University of Pennsylvania (1972)
BA, Harvard University (magna cum laude) (1968)
Selected Publications
Wang, Z.J., Haselgrove, J.C., Martin, M.B., Hubbard, A.M, Li, S., Loomes, K., Moore, J.R., Zhao, H., Cohen, A.R.. Evaluation of iron overload by single voxel MRS measurement of liver T2.. JMRI. Vol 15(4). 2002:395-400.
Goedert, J.J., Eyster, M.E., Lederman, M.M., Mandalaki, T., De Moerloose, P., White, G.C., Angiolillo, A., Luban, N.L.C., Sherman, K.E., Manco-Johnson, M., Preiss, L., Leissinger, C., Kessler, C.M., Cohen, A.R., DiMichele, D., Hilgartner, M.W., Aledort, L.M., Kroner, B.L., Rosenberg, P.S., Katzakis, A.. End-stage liver disease in persons with hemophilia and transfusion-associated infections.. Blood. Vol 100(5). 2002:1584-1589.
Wanless, I.R., Sweeney, G., Dhillon, A.P., Guido, M., Piga, A., Galanello, R., Gamberini, M.R., Schwartz, E., Cohen, A.R.. Lack of progressive hepatic fibrosis during long-term therapy with deferiprone in subjects with transfusion-dependent beta-thalassemia. Blood. Vol 100(5). 2002:1566-1569.
Kulkarni, R., Aledort, L.M., Berntorp, E., Brackman, H.H., Brown, D., Cohen, A.R., Ewing, N.P., Gringeri, A., Gruppo, R., Hoots, K., Leissenger, C., Peerlinck, K., Poon, M., Wong, W.. Therapeutic choices for patients with hemophilia and high-titer inhibitors.. Amer J of Hemat. Vol 67. 2001:240-246.
Cohen, A., Porter, J.B.. Transfusion therapy.. Disorders of Hemoglobin. Cambridge University Press, New York; 2001.
Fisher, M.J., Cohen, A.. Normal red blood cell indices and differential diagnosis of anemia.. Fetal and Neonatal Secrets. Hanley & Belfus, Inc. Philadelphia; 2001.
Cohen, A.R., Galanello, R., Piga, A., DiPalma, A., Vullo, C., Tricata, F.. Safety profile of the oral iron chelator deferiprone.. Br J Heamatol. Vol 108. 2000:305-312.
Vesley, S., Buchanan, G.R., Cohen, A., Raskob, G., George, J.. Self-reported diagnostic and management strategies in childhood idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura: Results of a survey of practicing pediatric hematology-oncology specialists.. J Pediat Hematol Oncol. Vol 22. 2000:55-61.
Wanless, I.R., Sweeney, G., Dhillon, A.P., Guido, M., Piga, A., Galanello, R., DeSanctis, V., Schwartz, E., Cohen, A.. Absence of deferiprone-induced hepatic fibrosis: A multi-center study.. American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA. 2000 December.
Cohen, A.R., Galanello, R., Piga, A., Gamberini, R., DeSanctis, V., Tricta, F.. Long-term safety and efficacy of the oral iron chelator deferiprone (Presentation).. American Society of Hematology, San Francisco, CA. 2000 December.