Jefferson Health

Physician Profile

Katherine Sherif, MD

Jefferson University Physician

Academic Title: Professor
Director, Jefferson Women's Primary Care
Vice Chair, Department of Medicine

Specialties
Internal Medicine
Internal Medicine - Women's Health
Primary Care Physician

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Office Locations

Philadelphia
211 S. 9th Street
Walnut Towers, Ste. 401
Philadelphia PA 19107
Phone: (215) 503-4779
Fax: (215) 503-4922

Medical Services

Years in Practice

21

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine

Hospital Affiliation / Admitting Privileges

  • Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Education

  • Medical College of Pennsylvania, Medical School

Internship

  • Medical College of Pennsylvania (MCP)

Residency

  • Medical College of Pennsylvania (MCP)

Recent Publications

Effectiveness-based guidelines for the prevention of cardiovascular disease in women-2011 update: A Guideline from the American Heart Association

Effectiveness-based guidelines for the prevention of cardiovascular disease in women - 2011 Update: A guideline from the American Heart Association

Patients with higher cardiometabolic risk less likely to lose weight or exercise, despite more physician visits: Comment on SHIELD [1]

Diagnosis and management of stable chronic obstructive pulmonary disease: A clinical practice guideline from the American College of Physicians

Prevalence of hot flushes and night sweats around the world: A systematic review

Screening mammography for women 40 to 49 years of age: A clinical practice guideline from the American College of Physicians

Evidence-Based Guidelines for Cardiovascular Disease Prevention in Women: 2007 Update

Current diagnosis of venous thromboembolism in primary care: A clinical practice guideline from the American Academy of Family Physicians and the American College of Physicians

Evidence-based guidelines for cardiovascular disease prevention in women: 2007 Update

Management of venous thromboembolism: A clinical practice guideline from the American College of Physicians and the American Academy of Family Physicians

Management of venous thromboembolism: A clinical practice guideline from the American College of Physicians and the American Academy of Family Physicians

Current diagnosis of venous thromboembolism in primary care: A clinical practice guideline from the American Academy of Family Physicians and the American College of Physicians

Should symptomatic menopausal women be offered hormone therapy?

Should symptomatic menopausal women be offered hormone therapy?

Pharmacologic and surgical management of obesity in primary care: A clinical practice guideline from the American College of Physicians

Evaluation of primary care patients with chronic stable angina: Guidelines from the American College of Physicians

Dietary nutrients and blood pressure in urban minority adolescents at risk for hypertension

Gender differences in the relationship between insulin-mediated glucose utilization and sex hormones in young African-Americans.

The association of left ventricular mass with cardiovascular risk factors in African American women

The information problem in women's health: A piece of the solution