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Beverly                        Schaefer

Beverly A. Schaefer MD

Department of Pediatrics

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus

Pediatric Hematology-Oncology; Pediatrics

 

Education and Training:
  • Fellowship, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (2016)
  • Fellowship, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Cincinnati Children‘s Hospital Medical Center (2016)
  • Cert, Haemophilia Academy (2016)
  • Cert, Advanced Training in Hemophilia and Inhibitor Management, Nationwide Children‘s Hospital (2016)
  • Fellowship, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (2016)
  • Residency, Pediatrics, A.I. duPont Hospital for Children/Thomas Jefferson University (2013)
  • Internship, Pediatrics, A.I. duPont Hospital for Children/Thomas Jefferson University (2011)
  • MD, Medicine, SUNY Upstate Medical University (2010)
  • BS, Biology, Canisius College, summa cum laude (2006)
Awards and Honors:
  • A.I. duPont Hospital for Children/Thomas Jefferson University: Resident Teaching Award
  • A.I. duPont Hospital for Children/Thomas Jefferson University: Resident Humanitarian Award
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University: SUNY Gold Humanism Award
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University: Jacob and Betty Reiss Scholarship
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University: James Pollock Memorial Scholarship


Journal Articles:
Abstracts:
  • Schaefer BA, Kiyaga C, Howard TA, Ndeezi G, Hernandez AG, Ssewanyana I, Paniagua MC, Ndugwa C, Aceng J, Ware RE. Genetic Analyses in the Uganda Sickle Surveillance Study: Modifiers of Sickle Cell Anemia and Identification of Hemoglobin Variants.. Blood. 2016; 128(22).
  • Schaefer BA, Flanagan JM, Aygun B, Alvarez OA, Nelson SC, Nottage KA, Roberts CW, Howard TA, Davis BR, Ware RE. Genetic Modifiers Influencing the Development of Albuminuria in Children with Sickle Cell Anemia. Blood. 2015; 126(23).

Professional Memberships:
  • American Society of Hematology
  • American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
  • International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis
  • Haemostasis Thrombosis Research Society
Presentations:
  • "Project STOP-BLEED: Slashing Time to Factor Product Replacement in Severe Bleeding Disorders in the Emergency Department" Annual Meeting, American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology (2017)
  • "Pediatric Extremity Thrombosis and Outcomes" Heme/Onc Teaching, WCHOB, WCHOB (2017)
  • "Genetic Analyses in the Uganda Sickle Surveillance Study: Modifiers of Sickle Cell Anemia and Identification of Hemoglobin Variants" Annual Meeting, American Society of Hematology (2016)
  • "Project STOP-BLEED: Slashing Time to Factor Product Replacement in Severe Bleeding Disorders in the Emergency Department" , Haemophilia Academy (2016)
  • "Strengthening Laboratory Capacity for Sickle Cell Diagnosis in Uganda" Annual Meeting, American Public Health Association (2016)
  • "Decreasing Time to Factor Administration in the Emergency Department" Quality Improvement Seminar, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (2016)
  • "Factor 101" Hematology Fellow Skills Lab, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (2016)
  • "Decreasing Time to Factor Administration in the Emergency Department" Quality Improvement Seminar, Cincinnati Children‘s Hospital Medical Center (2016)
  • "Factor 101" Hematology Fellow Skills Lab, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (2016)
  • "Hemoglobin Variants Identified in the Uganda Sickle Surveillance Study" Continuing Professional Education Session for Erythrocyte Diagnostic Lab, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (2016)
  • "Characterization of Hemoglobin Variants Identified in the Uganda Sickle Surveillance Study" International Symposium on Sickle Cell Disease in Central Africa, The Sickle Cell Disease Research Network in Central Africa (2016)
  • "Uganda Sickle Surveillance Study (US3) Sub-Analysis: Validation of Results and Identification of Genetic Risk Factors Using Molecular Techniques" Global Health Plus Fellowship Lecture, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (2016)
  • "Thrombophilias" Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Lecture, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (2016)
  • "Not Your Average Virus: Oncolytic Viral Therapy in Pediatric Malignancies" NCI Tumor Board Meeting, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (2016)
  • "Effects of Genetic Polymorphisms on Leukocyte and Neutrophil Counts and Maximum Tolerated Dose of Hydroxyurea in Children with Sickle Cell Anemia" Annual Meeting, American Society of Hematology (2015)
  • "Genetic Modifiers Influencing the Development of Albuminuria in Children with Sickle Cell Anemia" Annual Meeting, American Society of Hematology (2015)
  • "Genetic Risk Factors Influencing Severity of Sickle Cell Disease in Children" Research Seminar, Cancer and Blood Diseases Institute (2015)
  • "Uganda Sickle Surveillance Study (US3) Sub-Analysis: Validation of Results and Identification of Genetic Risk Factors Using Molecular Techniques" Fellows' Research Cross-Talk, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (2015)
  • "Overview of Hemoglobin Disorders and Diagnosis of Abnormal Hemoglobins" Continuing Professional Education Seminar, Central Public Health Laboratory (2015)
  • "Intracranial Hemorrhage Associated with ITP" Hematology Morbidity and Mortality, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (2015)
  • "Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Pediatric Oncology" Oncology Grand Rounds, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (2015)
  • "Effects of Genetic Polymorphisms on Leukocyte and Neutrophil Counts and Hydroxyurea MTD in Children with Sickle Cell Anemia" Annual Meeting, American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology (2015)
  • "Effects of Genetic Polymorphisms on Leukocyte and Neutrophil Counts in Children with Sickle Cell Anemia" Pediatric Grand Rounds: Discovery 2015 - Youngest Investigators, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (2015)
  • "Influence of APOL1 Polymorphisms in Albuminuria in Children with Sickle Cell Disease" Annual Meeting, American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology (2015)
  • "Effects of Genetic Polymorphisms on Leukocyte and Neutrophil Counts and Hydroxyurea MTD in Children with Sickle Cell Anemia" Thomas F. Boat Research Symposium and Lecture Series, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (2015)
  • "Influence of APOL1 Polymorphisms in Albuminuria in Children with Sickle Cell Disease" Thomas F. Boat Research Symposium and Lecture Series, Cincinnati Children‘s Hospital Medical Center (2015)
  • "Management of Intractable Bleeding in Patients Without an Identifiable Coagulopathy" Hematology Grand Rounds, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (2015)
  • "Nutritional Anemias" Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Lecture, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (2015)
  • "Pediatric Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma with a Focus on Management of Iodine-Refractory Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma" Oncology Grand Rounds, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (2014)
  • "Management of Hematopoietic Malignancies in Fanconi Anemia and an Update on Bone Marrow Transplant Preparative Regimens in FA" Oncology Grand Rounds, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (2014)
  • "Cancer Predisposition Syndromes: The CCHMC Experience" Oncology Grand Rounds, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (2014)
  • "The Use of Systemic Tissue Plasminogen Activator in Pediatric Thrombotic Emergencies" Hematology Grand Rounds, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (2014)
  • "Post-Transplant Lymphoproliferative Disease in Pediatric Solid Organ Transplantation" Oncology Grand Rounds, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (2014)
  • "High Risk Precursor B Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Complicated by Hemophyagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis: An Overview of Malignancy-Associated HLH" Oncology Grand Rounds, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (2014)
  • "Acute Budd Chiari with Mild Thrombocytosis: An Unusual Presentation of Myeloproliferative Neoplasm" Hematology Grand Rounds, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (2013)
  • "Paroxysmal Nocturnal Hemoglobinuria: Non-Hemostasis Related Sequelae" Hematology Grand Rounds, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center (2013)
  • "Childhood Cancer Survivors: Guide for the Primary Care Practitioner" Grand Rounds, A.I. duPont Hospital for Children (2012)
  • "Central Line Associated Blood Stream Infections: What can YOU do About it? An Introduction to Quality Improvement Research" Quality Improvement Lecture and Skills Lab, A.I. duPont Hospital for Children (2011)
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Service Activities:
  • Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center: Project STOP-BLEED - Slashing Time of Factor Product Replacement in Severe Bleeding Disorders in Emerge; Team Leader (2015–present)
  • Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center: Hematology/Oncology Fellowship Education Committee; Committee Member (2015–2016)
  • Cincinnati Children‘s Hospital Medical Center: Emergency Therapy for Fever and Immunocompromised Patients; Fellow Liaison (2015–2016)
  • Camp NJoyItAll; Hematology/Oncology Physician; Other (2013–2015)
  • Cincinnati Children‘s Hospital Medical Center: Emergency Therapy for Fever and Immunocompromised Patients; Member (2013–2015)
  • Salvation Army Orange Street Pediatric Clinic (Wilmington, DE); Director (2011–2013)

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Contact Information

Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo
Division of Hematology/Oncology
Buffalo, NY 14222
Phone: (716) 878-7349
Fax: (716) 888-3801
Email: bschaefe@buffalo.edu

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