Janet
 
L
 
Kwiatkowski
MD, MSCE
Email: 
kwiatkowski@email.chop.edu
Address: 
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Division of Hematology 34th & Civic Center Blvd
2155903437
Expertise

General pediatric hematology, thalassemia, sickle cell disease, transfusional iron overload, chelation therapy

The research interests of Dr. Kwiatkowski include stroke and stroke prevention in sickle cell disease, transfusional iron overload and chelation therapy, and diagnosis and treatment of clinical complications of thalassemia.

Optimization of iron chelation, stroke prevention in sickle cell disease, headaches in sickle cell disease, transfusion therapy

Appointments
Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (2008– present)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (1999 – 2008)
Education
MSCE, Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania (2003)
M.D., Columbia University, College of Physicians & Surgeons (1992)
B.S., Zoology, Duke University, summa cum laude (1988)
Selected Publications
Arkuszewski Michal, Krejza Jaroslaw, Chen Rong, Ichord Rebecca, Kwiatkowski Janet L, Bilello Michel, Zimmerman Robert, Ohene-Frempong Kwaku, Melhem Elias R. Prevalence of intracranial stenosis and silent cerebral infarcts in children with sickle cell anemia and low risk of stroke.. International journal of stroke : official journal of the International Stroke Society. Vol 8(7) . 2013 Oct:E50-1.