Richard
 
M.
 
Rutstein
Email: 
rutstein@email.chop.edu
Address: 
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Room 12NW60 Department of General Pediatrics 34th & Civic Center Blvd.
215-590-1466
Affiliations
Expertise

Dr. Rutstein's HIV-related clinical research involves multiple phase I and II protocols of new anti-retroviral agents. In addition, he has led multiple clinical research efforts describing HIV related illness, drug effect, survival, etc. Dr. Rutstein has a free standing clinical database of all patient visits, and maintains a specimen repository.

Appointments
Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (2008– present)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (1989 – 1992)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (1992 – 1998)
Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (1998 – 2008)
Education
M.D., Albert Einstein College of Medicine (1977)
B.A., Honors-PreMed, University of Massachusetts (1974)
Selected Publications
Bosse KR, Russell EA, Chikwava KR, Rutstein RM, Lowenthal E. Acute Renal Injury in a 14 year old with HIV/AIDS and Tuberculosis.. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2013 April.
Neely M, Rutstein RM, Del Bianco G, Heresi G, Barton T, Wiznia A, Wiegand R, Wheeling T, Bohannon B, Dominguez K and the LEGACY Consortium. Use of NRTI-only Regimens in HIV-infected Children and Adolescents. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2013 April.
Baligh Y, Agwu A, Schranz A, Korthuis T, Gaur A, Rutstein R, Sharp V, Barry S, Gebo K. Conformity of Pediatric/Adolescent HIV Clinics to the Patient-Centered Medical Home Care Model.. AIDS Patient Care and STDS. 2013 March.
Neely M, Rutstein R, Del Bianco G, et al. Use of NRTI-only Regimens in HIV-infected Children and Adolescents.. PIDJ. 2013 Feb.
Connolly MD, Rutstein RM, Lowenthal ED. Virologic testing in infants with perinatal exposure to HIV receiving multidrug prophylaxis.. Pediatr Infect Dis J. Vol 32. 2013:196-197.
Agwu AL, Siberry GK, Ellen JM, Fleishman JA, Rutstein R, Gaur AH, Korthuis PT, Warford R, Spector SA and Gebo KA. Predictors of HAART Utilization for Behaviorally HIV-1 Infected Youth: Impact of Adult vs. Pediatric Clinical Care Site.. Journal of Adolescent Health. 2013.
Lowenthal ED, Ellenberg JH, Machine E, Sagdo A, Boiditswe S, Steenhoff A, Rutstein R, Anabwani G, Gross R. Association Between Efavirenz-based Compared With Nevaripine-Based Antiretroviral Regimens and Virologic Failure in HIV-Infected Children.. JAMA. Vol 309. 2013:1803-1809.
Matthews R, Lin H, Rutstein R, Anupindi S. Cholangiocarcinoma in a Young Women with Perinatally Acquired HIV. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition.. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition. 2012 July.
Groleau V, Herold R, Zemel B, Doughterty K, Rutstein R, Stallings V. Blood Lead Concentration Is Not Altered by High Dose Vitamin D Supplementation in Children and Young Adults with HIV.. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition. 2012.
Smith R, Chernoff M, Williams PL, Malee KM, Sirois PA, Kammerer B, Wilkins M, Nichols S, Mellins C, Usitalo A, Garvie P, Rutstein R. Impact of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Severity on Cognitive and Adaptive Functioning during Childhood and Adolescence.. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. Vol 31. 2012:592-598.