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Sofia Verstraete, MD

Title(s)Assistant Professor, Pediatrics
SchoolSchool of Medicine
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    Collapse Education and Training
    U.C.S.F.Pediatric Gastroenterology2016Pediatrics
    U.C.S.F.Masters in Advanced Science2014Epidemiology and Biostatistics
    University of Miami/Jackson Memorial HospitalPediatrics2012Pediatrics
    Universidad Nacional Autonoma de MexicoM.D.2008Medicine
    University of California, San Francisco, CA2019Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training
    Collapse Awards and Honors
    U.C.S.F. Dept of Pediatrics2016Postdoctoral Fellow Teaching Award
    U.C.S.F.2016John A. Watson Faculty Scholar

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    1. Verstraete SG, Sola AM, Ali SA. Telemedicine for Pediatric Inflammatory bowel disease in the Era of COVID-19. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2020 Apr 08. PMID: 32282624.
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    2. Patel PV, Pantell MS, Heyman MB, Verstraete S. Depression Predicts Prolonged Length of Hospital Stay in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2019 Nov; 69(5):570-574. PMID: 31261246.
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    3. Francis Kim, Perseus Patel, Emily Stekol, Laura C. Cooke, Mel Heyman, Sofia G. Verstraete. Tu1710 – Ustekinumab to Treat Pediatric Patients with Crohn's Disease: A Single Center Experience. Gastroenterology. 2019 May 1; 156(6):s-1094.
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    4. Perseus Patel, Sofia G Verstraete, Matt Pantel. P019 DEPRESSION PREDICTS LENGTH OF HOSPITAL STAY IN PEDIATRIC INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE. Inflammatory Bowel Diseases. 2019 Feb 7; 25(Supplement_1):s10-s10.
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    5. Perseus Patel, Sofia G. Verstraete, Matt Pantel. P019 DEPRESSION PREDICTS LENGTH OF HOSPITAL STAY IN PEDIATRIC INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASE. Gastroenterology. 2019 Feb 1; 156(3):s15.
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    6. Fernandes MA, Verstraete SG, Phan TG, Deng X, Stekol E, LaMere B, Lynch SV, Heyman MB, Delwart E. Enteric Virome and Bacterial Microbiota in Children With Ulcerative Colitis and Crohn Disease. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2019 01; 68(1):30-36. PMID: 30169455.
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    7. Suh JH, Degagné É, Gleghorn EE, Setty M, Rodriguez A, Park KT, Verstraete SG, Heyman MB, Patel AS, Irek M, Gildengorin GL, Hubbard NE, Borowsky AD, Saba JD. Sphingosine-1-Phosphate Signaling and Metabolism Gene Signature in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease: A Matched-case Control Pilot Study. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2018 05 18; 24(6):1321-1334. PMID: 29788359.
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    8. Verstraete SG, Wojcicki JM, Perito ER, Rosenthal P. Bisphenol a increases risk for presumed non-alcoholic fatty liver disease in Hispanic adolescents in NHANES 2003-2010. Environ Health. 2018 02 01; 17(1):12. PMID: 29391015.
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    9. Melissa A. Fernandes, Sofia Verstraete, Melvin B. Heyman. Natural History of Pediatric Indeterminate Colitis. Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease. 2017 Jan 1; 103-107.
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    10. Robson JO, Verstraete SG, Shiboski S, Heyman MB, Wojcicki JM. A Risk Score for Childhood Obesity in an Urban Latino Cohort. J Pediatr. 2016 05; 172:29-34.e1. PMID: 26952117.
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    11. Fernandes MA, Verstraete SG, Garnett EA, Heyman MB. Addition of Histology to the Paris Classification of Pediatric Crohn Disease Alters Classification of Disease Location. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2016 Feb; 62(2):242-5. PMID: 26334258.
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    12. Urban LE, Weber JL, Heyman MB, Schichtl RL, Verstraete S, Lowery NS, Das SK, Schleicher MM, Rogers G, Economos C, Masters WA, Roberts SB. Energy Contents of Frequently Ordered Restaurant Meals and Comparison with Human Energy Requirements and U.S. Department of Agriculture Database Information: A Multisite Randomized Study. J Acad Nutr Diet. 2016 Apr; 116(4):590-8.e6. PMID: 26803805.
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    13. Verstraete SG, Heyman MB, Wojcicki JM. Breastfeeding offers protection against obesity in children of recently immigrated Latina women. J Community Health. 2014 Jun; 39(3):480-6. PMID: 24249439.
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