Division Chief and Vice Chair for Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Education and Training

, 2018 Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Champion Training, University of California


Kornblith AE, Graf J, Addo N, Newton C, Callcut R, Grupp-Phelan J, Jaffe DM. The Utility of Focused Assessment with Sonography for Trauma (FAST) Enhanced Physical Examination in Children with Blunt Torso Trauma. Acad Emerg Med. 2020 Mar 11.
King CA, Brent D, Grupp-Phelan J, Shenoi R, Page K, Mahabee-Gittens EM, Chernick LS, Melzer-Lange M, Rea M, McGuire TC, Littlefield A, Casper TC. Five Profiles of Adolescents at Elevated Risk for Suicide Attempts: Differences in Mental Health Service Use. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 2019 Dec 09.
Grupp-Phelan J, Stevens J, Boyd S, Cohen DM, Ammerman RT, Liddy-Hicks S, Heck K, Marcus SC, Stone L, Campo JV, Bridge JA. Effect of a Motivational Interviewing-Based Intervention on Initiation of Mental Health Treatment and Mental Health After an Emergency Department Visit Among Suicidal Adolescents: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Netw Open. 2019 Dec 02; 2(12):e1917941.
Bardach NS, Neel C, Kleinman LC, McCulloch CE, Thombley R, Zima BT, Grupp-Phelan J, Coker TR, Cabana MD. Depression, Anxiety, and Emergency Department Use for Asthma. Pediatrics. 2019 10; 144(4).
King CA, Grupp-Phelan J, Brent D, Dean JM, Webb M, Bridge JA, Spirito A, Chernick LS, Mahabee-Gittens EM, Mistry RD, Rea M, Keller A, Rogers A, Shenoi R, Cwik M, Busby DR, Casper TC. Predicting 3-month risk for adolescent suicide attempts among pediatric emergency department patients. J Child Psychol Psychiatry. 2019 Oct; 60(10):1055-1064.
Chun TH, Duffy SJ, Grupp-Phelan J. The Increasing Burden of Psychiatric Emergencies: A Call to Action. Pediatrics. 2019 04; 143(4).
Brahmbhatt K, Grupp-Phelan J. Parent-Adolescent Agreement About Adolescent's Suicidal Thoughts: A Divergence. Pediatrics. 2019 02; 143(2).
Vaughn LM, Sunny CE, Lindquist-Grantz R, King C, Brent D, Boyd S, Grupp-Phelan J. Successful Suicide Screening in the Pediatric Emergency Department: Youth, Parent, Researcher, and Clinician Perspectives. Arch Suicide Res. 2018 Dec 11; 1-18.
Hengehold T, Boyd S, Liddy-Hicks S, Bridge J, Grupp-Phelan J. Utility of the "No Response" Option in Detecting Youth Suicide Risk in the Pediatric Emergency Department. Ann Emerg Med. 2019 07; 74(1):11-16.
Ni Y, Beck AF, Taylor R, Dyas J, Solti I, Grupp-Phelan J, Dexheimer JW. Will they participate? Predicting patients' response to clinical trial invitations in a pediatric emergency department. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2016 07; 23(4):671-80.
Pestian JP, Grupp-Phelan J, Bretonnel Cohen K, Meyers G, Richey LA, Matykiewicz P, Sorter MT. A Controlled Trial Using Natural Language Processing to Examine the Language of Suicidal Adolescents in the Emergency Department. Suicide Life Threat Behav. 2016 Apr; 46(2):154-9.
Taylor RG, Hounchell M, Ho M, Grupp-Phelan J. Factors associated with participation in research conducted in a pediatric emergency department. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2015 May; 31(5):348-52.
Murtagh Kurowski E, Byczkowski T, Grupp-Phelan JM. Comparison of emergency care delivered to children and young adults with complex chronic conditions between pediatric and general emergency departments. Acad Emerg Med. 2014 Jul; 21(7):778-84.
Dang AT, Ho M, Kroenke K, Grupp-Phelan J. Maternal somatic symptoms, psychosocial correlates, and subsequent pediatric emergency department use. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2013 Feb; 29(2):170-4.
Sobolewski B, Richey L, Kowatch RA, Grupp-Phelan J. Mental health follow-up among adolescents with suicidal behaviors after emergency department discharge. Arch Suicide Res. 2013; 17(4):323-34.
Grupp-Phelan J, McGuire L, Husky MM, Olfson M. A randomized controlled trial to engage in care of adolescent emergency department patients with mental health problems that increase suicide risk. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2012 Dec; 28(12):1263-8.
Williams JR, Ho ML, Grupp-Phelan J. The acceptability of mental health screening in a pediatric emergency department. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2011 Jul; 27(7):611-5.
Rinderknecht AS, Ho M, Matykiewicz P, Grupp-Phelan JM. Referral to the emergency department by a primary care provider predicts severity of illness. Pediatrics. 2010 Nov; 126(5):917-24.
Grupp-Phelan J, Ammerman RT. Maternal depression and child growth: definitional issues, longitudinal trajectories, and analytic considerations. J Pediatr. 2010 Sep; 157(3):359-60.
Brodzinski H, Iyer S, Grupp-Phelan J. Assessment of disparities in the use of anxiolysis and sedation among children undergoing laceration repair. Acad Pediatr. 2010 May-Jun; 10(3):194-9.
Grupp-Phelan J, Mahajan P, Foltin GL, Jacobs E, Tunik M, Sonnett M, Miller S, Dayan P. Referral and resource use patterns for psychiatric-related visits to pediatric emergency departments. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2009 Apr; 25(4):217-20.
Pestian JP, Matykiewicz P, Grupp-Phelan J, Lavanier SA, Combs J, Kowatch R. Using natural language processing to classify suicide notes. AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2008 Nov 06; 1091.
Pittsenbarger ZE, Grupp-Phelan J, Phelan KJ. Comparing the frequency of unrecognized attention deficit hyperactivity disorder symptoms in injured versus noninjured patients presenting for care in the pediatric emergency department. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2008 Jul; 24(7):438-41.
Baren JM, Mace SE, Hendry PL, Dietrich AM, Grupp-Phelan J, Mullin J. Children's mental health emergencies-part 1: challenges in care: definition of the problem, barriers to care, screening, advocacy, and resources. Pediatr Emerg Care. 2008 Jun; 24(6):399-408.
Grupp-Phelan J, Delgado SV, Kelleher KJ. Failure of psychiatric referrals from the pediatric emergency department. BMC Emerg Med. 2007 Aug 15; 7:12.
Grupp-Phelan J, Wade TJ, Pickup T, Ho ML, Lucas CP, Brewer DE, Kelleher KJ. Mental health problems in children and caregivers in the emergency department setting. J Dev Behav Pediatr. 2007 Feb; 28(1):16-21.
Grupp-Phelan J, Harman JS, Kelleher KJ. Trends in mental health and chronic condition visits by children presenting for care at U.S. emergency departments. Public Health Rep. 2007 Jan-Feb; 122(1):55-61.
Mahabee-Gittens EM, Grupp-Phelan J, Brody AS, Donnelly LF, Bracey SE, Duma EM, Mallory ML, Slap GB. Identifying children with pneumonia in the emergency department. Clin Pediatr (Phila). 2005 Jun; 44(5):427-35.
Grupp-Phelan J, Zatzick D. Post-traumatic stress and its effect on health outcomes in children. J Pediatr. 2005 Mar; 146(3):309-10.
Timm NL, Grupp-Phelan J, Ho ML. Chronic ankle morbidity in obese children following an acute ankle injury. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2005 Jan; 159(1):33-6.
Grupp-Phelan J, Whitaker RC, Naish AB. Depression in mothers of children presenting for emergency and primary care: impact on mothers' perceptions of caring for their children. Ambul Pediatr. 2003 May-Jun; 3(3):142-6.
Mahabee-Gittens EM, Grupp-Phelan J, Luria JW, Gonzalez del Rey JA. Is routine heparin lock placement beneficial in the evaluation and treatment of febrile children? J Emerg Nurs. 2001 Aug; 27(4):335-9.
Grupp-Phelan J, Lozano P, Fishman P. Health care utilization and cost in children with asthma and selected comorbidities. J Asthma. 2001 Jun; 38(4):363-73.
Grupp-Phelan J, Taylor JA, Liu LL, Davis RL. Early newborn hospital discharge and readmission for mild and severe jaundice. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 1999 Dec; 153(12):1283-8.
Newman RD, Grupp-Phelan J, Shay DK, Davis RL. Perinatal risk factors for infant hospitalization with viral gastroenteritis. Pediatrics. 1999 Jan; 103(1):E3.
Grupp-Phelan J, Tanz RR. How rational is the crossmatching of blood in a pediatric emergency department? Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 1996 Nov; 150(11):1140-4.
Grupp-Phelan J, Reynolds S, Lingl LL. Professional liability of residents in a children's hospital. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 1996 Jan; 150(1):87-90.