Pearl Chang, MD

Pearl  Chang, MD

Hospital Medicine

On staff since August 2016

Academic Title: Assistant Professor

Research Center: Center for Clinical and Translational Research

  • Award Name Award Description Awarded By Award Date
    Outstanding Faculty Teaching (2019-2020)
  • Other Publications

    • Chang PW, Waite WM
      Evaluation of Home Phototherapy for Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia.
      32067781 The Journal of pediatrics, 2020 May : 22080-85
    • Velaer KN, Chang P, Wu HY
      Ultrasound in Hospitalized Children With First Febrile UTI: What Exactly Are We Looking For?
      32303563 Hospital pediatrics, 2020 May : 10(5)460-461
    • Chang PW, Wang ME, Schroeder AR
      Diagnosis and Management of UTI in Febrile Infants Age 0-2 Months: Applicability of the AAP Guideline.
      32118563 Journal of hospital medicine, 2020 Feb 11 : 15(2)e1-e5
    • Chang PW, Newman TB
      A Simpler Prediction Rule for Rebound Hyperbilirubinemia.
      31196939 Pediatrics, 2019 July : 144(1)
    • Taylor JA, Chang PW
      Initiating Phototherapy at Subthreshold Levels: The Slippery Slope.
      29482198 JAMA pediatrics, 2018 Apr 1 : 172(4)322-324
    • Chang PW, Kuzniewicz MW, McCulloch CE, Newman TB
      A Clinical Prediction Rule for Rebound Hyperbilirubinemia Following Inpatient Phototherapy.
      28196932 Pediatrics, 2017 March : 139(3)
    • Chang PW, Abidari JM, Shen MW, Greenhow TL, Bendel-Stenzel M, Roman HK, Biondi EA, Schroeder AR, PRIS Bacteremic UTI Investigators.
      Urinary Imaging Findings in Young Infants With Bacteremic Urinary Tract Infection.
      27707778 Hospital pediatrics, 2016 Nov. : 6(11)647-652
    • Schroeder AR, Shen MW, Biondi EA, Bendel-Stenzel M, Chen CN, French J, Lee V, Evans RC, Jerardi KE, Mischler M, Wood KE, Chang PW, Roman HK, Greenhow TL
      Bacteraemic urinary tract infection: management and outcomes in young infants.
      26177657 Archives of disease in childhood, 2016 Feb. : 101(2)125-30
    • Schroeder AR, Chang PW, Shen MW, Biondi EA, Greenhow TL
      Diagnostic accuracy of the urinalysis for urinary tract infection in infants andlt;3 months of age.
      26009628 Pediatrics, 2015 June : 135(6)965-71
    • Roman HK, Chang PW, Schroeder AR
      Diagnosis and management of bacteremic urinary tract infection in infants.
      25554753 Hospital pediatrics, 2015 Jan. : 5(1)1-8
    • Chang P, Cheng E, Brooke S, Sapolsky R
      Marked differences in the efficacy of post-insult gene therapy with catalase versus glutathione peroxidase.
      16257394 Brain research, 2005 Nov 23 : 1063(1)27-31


Board Certification(s)

Pediatric Hospital Medicine

Medical/Professional School

Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA


Kaiser Permanente - Walnut Creek, Walnut Creek, CA

Clinical Interests

Family centered care, evidence based medicine

Research Description

Urinary tract infections, neonatal jaundice, safely doing less