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Marissa A. Blum, MD, MSHPR

 

Assistant Professor, Medicine

Telephone:  215-707-0791

Fax:  215-707-3508

Email: marissa.blum@tuhs.temple.edu

 

 

Department of Medicine, Section Rheumatology

 

Educational Background:

 

BS and BA, Villanova University, Villanova, PA, 1999

 

MD, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, 2004

 

Internship, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, 2004-2005

 

Residency, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, 2005-2007

 

Fellowship, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2007-2010

 

MSHPR (Masters Health Policy Research), University of Pennsylvania, 2010

 

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clinical Interests:

 
  • Rheumatoid arthritis
  • Lupus
  • Vasculitis
  • Gout
  • Osteoarthritis
  • Myositis
  • General medicine

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research Interests:

 

  • Quality, cost and access to care for patients with chronic conditions

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board certifications:

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, 2007
  • Rheumatology Subspecialty, 2009

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professional affiliations:

 
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Member, American Medical Association
  • Associate member, American College of Physicians
  • Member, American College of Rheumatology
  • Member, Society for Medical Decision Making

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PUBMED PUBLICATIONS :


Recent Medically Related Publications, Obtained from PubMed (Click on PubMed ID to view abstract)

22933341. Blum MA, Singh JA, Lee GC, Richardson D, Chen W, Ibrahim SA, Patient race and surgical outcomes after total knee arthroplasty: an analysis of a large regional database. Arthritis Care Res (Hoboken) 65:3(414-20)2013 Mar

22840312. Blum MA, Ibrahim SA, Race/ethnicity and use of elective joint replacement in the management of end-stage knee/hip osteoarthritis: a review of the literature. Clin Geriatr Med 28:3(521-32)2012 Aug

21715007. Blum MA, Koo D, Doshi JA, Measurement and rates of persistence with and adherence to biologics for rheumatoid arthritis: a systematic review. Clin Ther 33:7(901-13)2011 Jul

21081786. Ettinger DS, Akerley W, Bepler G, Blum MG, Chang A, Cheney RT, Chirieac LR, D'Amico TA, Demmy TL, Govindan R, Grannis FW Jr, Jahan T, Johnson DH, Kessinger A, Komaki R, Kong FM, Kris MG, Krug LM, Le QT, Lennes IT, Martins R, O'Malley J, Osarogiagbon RU, Otterson GA, Patel JD, Pisters KM, Reckamp K, Riely GJ, Rohren E, Swanson SJ, Wood DE, Yang SC, Thymic malignancies. J Natl Compr Canc Netw 8:11(1302-15)2010 Nov

21054657. Li P, Blum MA, Von Feldt J, Hennessy S, Doshi JA, Adherence, discontinuation, and switching of biologic therapies in medicaid enrollees with rheumatoid arthritis. Value Health 13:6(805-12)2010 Sep-Oct

20679538. Ettinger DS, Akerley W, Bepler G, Blum MG, Chang A, Cheney RT, Chirieac LR, D'Amico TA, Demmy TL, Ganti AK, Govindan R, Grannis FW Jr, Jahan T, Jahanzeb M, Johnson DH, Kessinger A, Komaki R, Kong FM, Kris MG, Krug LM, Le QT, Lennes IT, Martins R, O'Malley J, Osarogiagbon RU, Otterson GA, Patel JD, Pisters KM, Reckamp K, Riely GJ, Rohren E, Simon GR, Swanson SJ, Wood DE, Yang SC, Non-small cell lung cancer. J Natl Compr Canc Netw 8:7(740-801)2010 Jul

18204366. Blum M, Wigley FM, Hummers LK, Scleromyxedema: a case series highlighting long-term outcomes of treatment with intravenous immunoglobulin (IVIG). Medicine (Baltimore) 87:1(10-20)2008 Jan

15231653. Fackler MJ, McVeigh M, Mehrotra J, Blum MA, Lange J, Lapides A, Garrett E, Argani P, Sukumar S, Quantitative multiplex methylation-specific PCR assay for the detection of promoter hypermethylation in multiple genes in breast cancer. Cancer Res 64:13(4442-52)2004 Jul 1