Joel A. Fein, MD, MPH
Professor of Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine at the Perelman School of Medicine; Attending Physician, Emergency Medicine, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Public Health Interests
Current Public-Health Related Activities
Joel Fein is the Co-Director of The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Violence Prevention Initiative. He is also the Co-chair of the Philadelphia ACE Task Force and the Director of Advocacy and Health Policy at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Emergency Department.
Fein JA, Pailler M, Diamond G, Wintersteen M, Tien A, Hayes K, Barg F. Feasibility and Effects of a Web-Based Adolescent Psychiatric Assessment Administered by Clinical Staff in the Pediatric Emergency Department. Archives of Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine 2010;164(12):1112-1117. doi:10.1001/archpediatrics.2010.213. PMID: 21135339.
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 2002;156:836-840. doi: 10.1001/archpedi.156.8.836. PMID: 12144377.
Dolan MA, Fein JA and the AAP Committee on Pediatric Emergency Medicine. Pediatric and Adolescent Mental Health Emergencies in the Emergency Medical Services System. Pediatrics 2011;127(5):e1356-e1366. doi:10.1542/peds.2011-0522. PMID: 21518712.
Wade R, Cronholm PF, Fein JA, Forke CM, Davis MB, Pachter LM, Bair-Merritt MH. Household and Community-level Adverse Childhood Experiences and Adult Health Outcomes in a Diverse Urban Population. Child Abuse & Neglect 2016;52:135-145. doi:10.1016/j.chiabu.2015.11.021. PMID: 26726759.
Myers RK, Vega L, Culyba AJ, Fein JA. The psychosocial needs of adolescent males following interpersonal assault. Journal of Adolescent Health, ePub ahead of print: May 8, 2017, doi: 10.1016/j.jadohealth.2017.02.022. PMID: 28526371