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Amer Kechli, MD


Amer M. Kechli , MD


Associate Professor, Clinical Pediatrics

Telephone:  215-707-5437

Fax: 215-707-5180

Email: amer.kechli@tuhs.temple.edu



Department of Pediatrics, Section of Pediatric Primary Care


Educational Background:


Internship, University of Tennessee, Memphis, TN, 1992


Fellowship, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN, 1997

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clinical Interests:


Pediatric sickle cell disease

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board certification(s):


American Board of Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology

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professional affiliations:


Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics

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research interests:



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

10064667. Kechli AM, Wilimas JA, Pui CH, Park VM, Tonkel S, Deitcher SR, Factor V Leiden and other hypercoagulable state mutations are not associated with osteonecrosis during or after treatment for pediatric malignancy. J Pediatr 134:3(310-4)1999 Mar

9525319. Kechli AM, Freiden PJ, Rossi JJ, Brenner MK, Choueiry MA, Garcia JV, Slobod KS, Expression of the human immunodeficiency virus type 1 primer binding sequence inhibits HIV-1 replication. Hum Gene Ther 9:4(587-90)1998 Mar 1

8896397. Slobod KS, Bennett TA, Freiden PJ, Kechli AM, Howlett N, Flynn PM, Head DR, Srivastava DK, Boyett JM, Brenner MK, Garcia JV, Mobilization of CD34+ progenitor cells by granulocyte colony-stimulating factor in human immunodeficiency virus type 1-infected adults. Blood 88:9(3329-35)1996 Nov 1

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