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Sara Peterson, MD

 

Assistant Professor, Clinical Medicine

Email: sara.peterson@tuhs.temple.edu

 

Department of Medicine, Section of Hospitalist Medicine

 

Educational Background:

 

BS, Molecular Biology, Hampton University, Hampton, VA, 2003

 

MD, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, 2008

 

Residency, Internal Medicine, Hofstra University North Shore - Long Island Jewish Hospital, Manhasset, NY

 

Fellowship, Cardiology Clinical Research, Hofstra University North Shore - Long Island Jewish Hospital, Manhasset, NY

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clinical and Research Interests:

 
  • Clinical pharmacology/medication safety
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Disparaties in healthcare

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board certification(s):

 

  • Internal medicine (board-eligible)

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professional affiliations:

 

  • American College of Physicians

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publications:

 

Peterson, S., Rutkin, B., Boutis, L., & Druz, R. “Hemodynamic Changes and Side-Effects of Regadenoson in Patients with End-Stage Renal Disease: Comparison with Adenosine.” Journal of Nuclear Cardiology. July/August 2010: ASNC Abstract 9.20.

 

Zeltser, R., Peterson, S., & Druz, R. “Downstream Resource Utilization Following Spect: Impact of Age and Gender.” Journal of Nuclear Cardiology. July/August 2009: ASNC Abstract 17.19.

 

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