Brian T. Fisher, DO, MPH, MSCE

Brian Fisher, DO, MSCE is a core faculty member of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Epidemiology and Antimicrobial Stewardship (IDEAS) research group at the Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness (CPCE) at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP.) Dr. Fisher's research focuses on infections in children with immunocompromising conditions. He is particularly interested in infections in children with cancer and serves as the Chair of the Infectious Disease Domain within the Children’s Oncology Group. He is the Vice-Chair and committee member of two Children’s Oncology Group randomized trials comparing prophylactic antifungal agents. He is also the Principal Investigator of a prospective observational study evaluating the utility of serial measurements of (1,3)-beta-D-glucan and galactomannan for identification of invasive fungal infections in children with acute myeloid leukemia.

Dr. Fisher is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and attending physician in the Division of Infectious Diseases at CHOP and Associate Scholar in the Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics (CCEB) at the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. Fisher also serves as the the director of the Pediatric Infectious Diseases Fellowship Training Program at CHOP. 

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