Sharon F. Chen

Instructor, Pediatrics - Infectious Diseases

Professional Education

Board Certification: Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics (1999)

Masters of Science, Univ Minnesota Schl Public Hlth, Clinical Research (2006)

Fellowship: Stanford University Medical Center (2003) CA

Residency: University of Rochester (1999) NY

Medical Education: Baylor College of Medicine (1996) TX

Bachelor of Arts, University of Texas at Austin, Biology (1992)

Board Certification: Pediatric Infectious Disease, American Board of Pediatrics (2005)

Honors & Awards

Outstanding Faculty Educator Award, University of Minnesota (2006)

Outstanding Faculty Educator Award, University of Minnesota (2004)

Pediatric Housestaff Outstanding Fellow's Award, Stanford University (2003)

Member, Alpha Omega Alpha (1999)

Novel protocol including liver biopsy to identify and treat CD8+ T-cell predominant acute hepatitis and liver failure.
McKenzie, R. B., Berquist, W. E., Nadeau, K. C., Louie, C. Y., Chen, S. F., & Cox, K. L. (2014). Novel protocol including liver biopsy to identify and treat CD8+ T-cell predominant acute hepatitis and liver failure. Pediatric transplantation, 18(5), 503-509.

BK Polyomavirus Subtype III in a Pediatric Renal Transplant Patient with Nephropathy
Kapusinszky, B., Chen, S. F., Sahoo, M. K., Lefterova, M. I., Kjelson, L., & Pinsky, B. A. (2013). BK Polyomavirus Subtype III in a Pediatric Renal Transplant Patient with Nephropathy. JOURNAL OF CLINICAL MICROBIOLOGY, 51(12), 4255-4258.

Human Parvovirus B19 in Solid Organ Transplantation
Eid, A. J., & Chen, S. F. (2013). Human Parvovirus B19 in Solid Organ Transplantation. AMERICAN JOURNAL OF TRANSPLANTATION, 13, 201-205.

Antiviral CD8 T cells in the control of primary human cytomegalovirus infection in early childhood
Chen, S. F., Tu, W. W., Sharp, M. A., Tongson, E. C., He, X. S., & Arvin, A. M. (2004). Antiviral CD8 T cells in the control of primary human cytomegalovirus infection in early childhood. JOURNAL OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES, 189(9), 1619-1627.

Persistent and selective deficiency of CD4(+) T cell immunity to cytomegalovirus in immunocompetent young children
Tu, W. W., Chen, S., Sharp, M., Dekker, C., Manganello, A. M., & Lewis, D. B. (2004). Persistent and selective deficiency of CD4(+) T cell immunity to cytomegalovirus in immunocompetent young children. JOURNAL OF IMMUNOLOGY, 172(5), 3260-3267.

Pleural Effusion and Fever in an Immunocompromised Patient.
Kay, A. W., Itoh, M., Valdez, J., Chen, S. F., Matthew, R., & Gans, H. A. (2014). Pleural Effusion and Fever in an Immunocompromised Patient. . JOURNAL OF THE PEDIATRIC INFECTIOUS DISEASES SOCIETY.

Conversion From Tacrolimus/Mycophenolic Acid to Tacrolimus/Leflunomide to Treat Cutaneous Warts in a Series of Four Pediatric Renal Allograft Recipients
Lieuko Nguyen, L., McClellan, R. B., Chaudhuri, A., Alexander, S. R., Chen, S. F., & Grimm, P. (2012). Conversion From Tacrolimus/Mycophenolic Acid to Tacrolimus/Leflunomide to Treat Cutaneous Warts in a Series of Four Pediatric Renal Allograft Recipients. TRANSPLANTATION, 94(5), 450-455.

Mycobacterium bovis disease in a pediatric renal transplant patient
Chen, S. F., & Gutierrez, K. (2006). Mycobacterium bovis disease in a pediatric renal transplant patient. PEDIATRIC INFECTIOUS DISEASE JOURNAL, 25(6), 564-566.

Staphylococcus aureus decolonization
Chen, S. F. (2005). Staphylococcus aureus decolonization. PEDIATRIC INFECTIOUS DISEASE JOURNAL, 24(1), 79-80.

Acute retinal necrosis syndrome in a child
Chen, S., & Weinberg, G. A. (2002). Acute retinal necrosis syndrome in a child. PEDIATRIC INFECTIOUS DISEASE JOURNAL, 21(1), 78-80.