Pamela
 
Fitch
 
Weiss
M.D., M.S.C.E.
Email: 
weisspa@email.chop.edu
Address: 
The Children?s Hospital of Philadelphia Department of Pediatrics, Division of Rheumatology 3535 Market Street, Room 1526
267-426-2303
Affiliations
Affiliations
Centers of Emphasis:
Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness
Centers and Programs:
Clinical and Translational Research Center (CTRC)
Expertise

Dr. Weiss focuses on pediatric vasculitis and juvenile arthritis, including the early identification of children who are at high risk of developing severe disease phenotypes and who would benefit from targeted, aggressive therapy shortly after diagnosis.

Dr. Pamela Weiss? research focus includes pharmacoepidemiology and outcomes research in pediatric vasculitis and juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA). She has experience with longitudinal analysis, comparative effectiveness studies, and patient-oriented research. Specifically, Dr. Weiss investigates 1) the treatment and outcomes of pediatric vasculitis, including Henoch-Schönlein purpura, and 2) the evaluation and treatment of enthesitis-related arthritis, a category of JIA.

Appointments
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (2008– present)
Education
MSCE, Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Pennsylvania (2009)
M.D., Medicine, Albert Einstein College of Medicine (2002)
A.B., Molecular Biology, Princeton University (1998)
Selected Publications