Jefferson University Hospitals

Physician Profile

Walter Kraft, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Associate Professor
Director, Clinical Research Unit and Division of Clinical Pharmacology

Clinical Pharmacology (Not Accepting New Patients)
Vascular Medicine (Not Accepting New Patients)

Office Locations

Gibbon Bldg., Ste. 6270
111 S. 11th Street
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 955-6540
Fax: (215) 923-0835

Medical Services

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Clinical Pharmacology

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Awards and Honors

United States Pharmacopeia, Medical School Representative

Governing Board Member, American Board of Clinical Pharmacology 2010,2009,2008,2007

Golden Apple Teaching Award, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital Internal Medicine Residency 2008

Top 25 Most Highly Rated Teachers, Thomas Jefferson University Hospital Internal Medicine Residency 2008

Jefferson Medical College Early Career Investigator Award for Distinguished Achievement in Biomedical Research 2010


  • University of Pittsburgh, Medical School


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital


  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Recent Publications

Medication Complications in Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation

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The Nephrotoxicity of Vancomycin

Tumor necrosis factor inhibitors in psoriatic arthritis

Buprenorphine for the treatment of the neonatal abstinence syndrome

Bioactivity of oral linaclotide in human colorectum for cancer chemoprevention

A population pharmacokinetic model for vancomycin in adult patients receiving extracorporeal membrane oxygenation therapy

Beta-blocker therapy and impact on outcome after aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage: A cohort study

Effect of Vorapaxar Alone and in Combination with Aspirin on Bleeding Time and Platelet Aggregation in Healthy Adult Subjects

Reversibility of Apixaban Anticoagulation with a Four-Factor Prothrombin Complex Concentrate in Healthy Volunteers

Neonatal abstinence syndrome: Pharmacologic strategies for the mother and infant

A Two-Step Haploidentical Versus a Two-Step Matched Related Allogeneic Myeloablative Peripheral Blood Stem Cell Transplantation

Population Pharmacokinetic Model of Sublingual Buprenorphine in Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

Pharmacologic and clinical evaluation of posaconazole

Ethanol Pharmacokinetics in Neonates and Infants

Current Therapeutic Research is Now Indexed on PubMed

Posaconazole tablet pharmacokinetics: Lack of effect of concomitant medications altering gastric pH and gastric motility in healthy subjects

Characterization of vaniprevir, a hepatitis C virus NS3/4A protease inhibitor, in patients with HCV genotype 1 infection: Safety, antiviral activity, resistance, and pharmacokinetics

Poor positive predictive value of McConnell's sign on transthoracic echocardiography for the diagnosis of acute pulmonary embolism.

Cardiovascular protection to improve clinical outcomes after subarachnoid hemorrhage: Is there a proven role?