Joel
 
A
 
Fein
MD, MPH
Email: 
fein@email.chop.edu
Address: 
Emergency Department Offices The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia 34th Street and Civic Center Blvd.
(215) 590-1944
Affiliations
Expertise

Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Emergency Department-based Violence Prevention
Emergency Department Mental Health Evaluation
Procedural Pain Management

Keywords: Pediatrics, Emergency Medicine, Mental Health, Violence Prevention

Appointments
Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine at University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (2008 – 2010)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (1993 – 2002)
Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine at University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (1997 – 1999)
Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (2002 – 2010)
Professor of Emergency Medicine at University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (2010– present)
Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (2010– present)
Education
M.P.H., General, The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (2005)
M.D., New York University School of Medicine (1988)
B.A., Biology and Psychology, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT. (1984)
Selected Publications
Pailler ME, Kassam-Adams N, Datner EM, Fein JA. Depression, Acute Stress and Behavioral Risk Factors in Violently-injured Adolescents. General Hospital Psychiatry. Vol 29(4) . 2007:357-63.
Fein JA, Gorelick MH. Triage Application of Topical Anesthetic for IVs in the Pediatric Emergency Department. Academic Emergency Medicine. Vol 13(3) . 2006:264-268.
Bair-Merritt M, Mollen CJ, Fein JA. A Randomized Clinical Trial Regarding The Acceptability of An Audiotape Questionnaire for Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) Screening in a Pediatric Emergency Department (ED). Archives of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine. Vol 160. 2006:311-316.
Bair-Merritt M, Mollen CJ, Yau PL, Fein JA. Impact of domestic violence posters on female caregivers' opinions about domestic violence screening and disclosure in a pediatric emergency department. Pediatric Emergency Care. Vol 22(11) . 2006:689-693.
Bair-Merritt M, Mollen C, Yau PL, Fein J. Health Care Providers' Impressions of Intimate Partner Violence Resources and Screening in a Pediatric Emergency Department.. Pediatric Emergency Care. Vol 22(3) . 2006:150-153.
Kassam-Adams N, J. Felipe Garcia-España J, Fein JA, Winston FK. Heart rate and posttraumatic stress in injured children.. Archives of General Psychiatry. Vol 62. 2005:335-340.
Wilkinson DL, Kurtz EM, Lane P, Fein JA. The Emergency Department Approach to Violently Injured Patient Care: A Regional Survey.. Injury Prevention. Vol 11. 2005:206-208.
Cohn JM, Ginsburg KR, Kassam-Adams N, Fein JA. Adolescent Decisional Autonomy Regarding Participation in an Emergency Department Youth Violence Interview.. American Journal of Bioethics. Vol 5(5) . 2005.
Mollen CJ, Fein JA, Localio AR, Durbin DR. Characterization of interpersonal events involving females vs. events involving males.. Archives of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine. Vol 158. 2004:545-550.
Fein JA, Kassam-Adams N, Gavin M,, Huang R, Blanchard D, Datner EM.. Persistence of post-traumatic stress in violently injured youth seen in the emergency department.. Archives of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine. Vol 156. 2002:836-840.
Fein JA, Ginsburg KR, McGrath ME, Shofer FS, Flamma J, Datner EM. Violence prevention in the emergency department: Clinician attitudes and limitations.. Archives of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine. Vol 154. 2000:495-498.
Fein JA, Callahan JM, Boardman CR, Gorelick M. Predicting the need for topical anesthetic in the pediatric emergency department.. Pediatrics. Vol 104. 1999:e19.