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Jean B. Belasco, MD

Jean B. Belasco, MD

Attending physician

Professor of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

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Email

belasco@email.chop.edu

Address

Children's Hospital of Philadelphia 3400 Civic Center Blvd 4th Floor Wood Bldg.
215-590-2848

Expertise


Appointments

Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (2007– present)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (1980 – 1981)
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (1981 – 1983)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (1984 – 1990)
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (1990 – 1995)
Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics at University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (2000 – 2004)
Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (2004 – 2007)

Education

M.D., Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA (1973)
--, Dept of Pharmacology, Candidate for Ph.D., Temple University, Philadelphia PA (1970)
BA, Rosemont College, Rosemont , PA (1968)

Extended Bio

Specialties and Services

Practice Locations

Education

Temple University School of Medicine (MD), Philadelphia, Pa.

Residency

St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, Philadelphia, Pa.

Fellowship

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa.

Board Certification

American Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics/Hematology/Oncology

Year Appointed

1980

Special Interests

Investigational therapies for progressive cancer
Supportive care, palliative care and home care
Neuro-oncology and neurofibromatosis

Research Interests

Neuro-Oncology brain tumors
Neuro-fibromatosis and NF related tumors
Investigational therapies for refractory brain tumors and for progressive, severe plexiform neurofibromas

Publications

Selected Publications