EDUCATION

Undergraduate Degree

  • Columbia University , 2000 , New York , NY

Medical School

  • New York University , 2004 , New York , NY

Residency

Pediatrics
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Cornell Medical Center , 2007 , New York , NY

Fellowship

Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition
  • Boston Children's Hospital , 2010 , Boston , MA

Philosophy of Care

Tikkun olam is a Hebrew expression for “heal the world,” where humans take responsibility to repair a broken world through ethical actions. In medicine, this means endeavoring to bring thoughtfulness, kindness and generosity to families in need of healing

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY

Key Publications

  1. Hull M, Jones BA, Zurakowski D, Raphael B, Lo C, Jaksic T, Duggan C.
  2. "Low serum citrulline concentration correlates with catheter-related bloodstream infections in children with intestinal failure." , March 2011
  3. J Parenter Enteral Nutr.  Issue: 35(2) , Page: 181-7
  4. Raphael BP, Nurko S, Jiang H, Hart K, Kamin DS, Jaksic T, Duggan C."Cisapride for enteral intolerance in pediatric short bowel syndrome with dysmotility.", May 2011 J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr.  Issue: 52(5) , Page: 590-4.
  5. Raphael BP, Duggan C. Prevention and treatment of intestinal failure-associated liver disease in children. Semin Liver Dis. 2012 Nov;32(4):341-7. doi: 10.1055/s-0032-1329903. Epub 2013 Feb 8. PubMed PMID: 23397535.

CERTIFICATIONS

  • American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Gastroenterology

PUBLICATIONS

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  1. Raphael BP, Mitchell PD, Gura KM, Potemkin AK, Squires RH, Puder M, Duggan CP. Growth in Infants and Children with Intestinal Failure Associated-Liver Disease Treated with Intravenous Fish Oil. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2019 Nov 06. View abstract
  2. Raphael BP, Takvorian-Bené M, Gallotto M, Tascione C, McClelland J, Rosa C, Dinan J, O'Connell B, Weinstock P. Learning Gaps and Family Experience, Nurse-Facilitated Home Parenteral Nutrition Simulation-Based Discharge Training: Proof-of-Concept Study. Nutr Clin Pract. 2019 Oct 07. View abstract
  3. Raphael BP, Fournier G, McLaughlin SR, Puder M, Jones S, Flett KB. Antibiotic Susceptibility and Therapy in Central Line Infections in Pediatric Home Parenteral Nutrition Patients. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2019 Sep 20. View abstract
  4. Gallotto M, Rosa CM, Takvorian-Bené M, McClelland J, Tascione C, Carey A, Raphael BP. Caregiver Training for Pediatric Home Parenteral Nutrition: A 5-Session Discharge Curriculum. J Infus Nurs. 2019 May/Jun; 42(3):132-136. View abstract
  5. Anez-Bustillos L, Dao DT, Potemkin AK, Perez-Atayde AR, Raphael BP, Carey AN, Kamin DS, Thiagarajah JR, Crowley M, Gura KM, Puder M. An Intravenous Fish Oil-Based Lipid Emulsion Successfully Treats Intractable Pruritus and Cholestasis in a Patient with Microvillous Inclusion Disease. Hepatology. 2019 Mar; 69(3):1353-1356. View abstract
  6. Raphael BP, Hazekamp C, Samnaliev M, Ozonoff A. Analysis of Healthcare Institutional Costs of Pediatric Home Parenteral Nutrition Central Line Infections. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2018 10; 67(4):e77-e81. View abstract
  7. Carey AN, Rudie C, Mitchell PD, Raphael BP, Gura KM, Puder M. Essential Fatty Acid Status in Surgical Infants Receiving Parenteral Nutrition With a Composite Lipid Emulsion: A Case Series. JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2019 Feb; 43(2):305-310. View abstract
  8. Raphael BP, Schumann C, Garrity-Gentille S, McClelland J, Rosa C, Tascione C, Gallotto M, Takvorian-Bené M, Carey AN, McCarthy P, Duggan C, Ozonoff A. Virtual Telemedicine Visits in Pediatric Home Parenteral Nutrition Patients: A Quality Improvement Initiative. Telemed J E Health. 2019 01; 25(1):60-65. View abstract
  9. Raphael BP, Jorina M, Gallotto M, Grullon G, Dalton M, Takvorian-Bené M, Tascione C, Rosa C, McClelland J, Gray M, Potemkin AK, Glavin C, Gura KM, Murphy MK, Leger K, Mahoney J, Kerr J, Ozonoff A, Duggan CP. Innovative Discharge Process for Families with Pediatric Short Bowel Syndrome: A Prospective Nonrandomized Trial. JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2018 11; 42(8):1295-1303. View abstract
  10. Merritt RJ, Cohran V, Raphael BP, Sentongo T, Volpert D, Warner BW, Goday PS. Intestinal Rehabilitation Programs in the Management of Pediatric Intestinal Failure and Short Bowel Syndrome. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2017 11; 65(5):588-596. View abstract
  11. Murphy MK, Gura KM, Tascione C, Carey AN, Duggan CP, Raphael BP. Home Parenteral Nutrition and Intravenous Fluid Errors Discovered Through Novel Clinical Practice of Reconciling Compounding Records: A Case Series. Nutr Clin Pract. 2017 Dec; 32(6):820-825. View abstract
  12. Raphael BP, Murphy M, Gura KM, Litman H, Dalton MK, Finkelstein JA, Lightdale JR. Discrepancies Between Prescribed and Actual Pediatric Home Parenteral Nutrition Solutions. Nutr Clin Pract. 2016 Oct; 31(5):654-8. View abstract
  13. Sparks EA, Khan FA, Fisher JG, Fullerton BS, Hall A, Raphael BP, Duggan C, Modi BP, Jaksic T. Necrotizing enterocolitis is associated with earlier achievement of enteral autonomy in children with short bowel syndrome. J Pediatr Surg. 2016 Jan; 51(1):92-5. View abstract
  14. Raphael BP. 3.8 Nutritional management in cholestatic liver disease. World Rev Nutr Diet. 2015; 113:178-81. View abstract
  15. Raphael BP, Mitchell PD, Finkton D, Jiang H, Jaksic T, Duggan C. Necrotizing Enterocolitis and Central Line Associated Blood Stream Infection Are Predictors of Growth Outcomes in Infants with Short Bowel Syndrome. J Pediatr. 2015 Jul; 167(1):35-40.e1. View abstract
  16. Khan FA, Fisher JG, Sparks EA, Potemkin A, Duggan C, Raphael BP, Modi BP, Jaksic T. Preservation of biochemical liver function with low-dose soy-based lipids in children with intestinal failure-associated liver disease. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2015 Mar; 60(3):375-7. View abstract
  17. Chou J, Massaad MJ, Cangemi B, Bainter W, Platt C, Badran YR, Raphael BP, Kamin DS, Goldsmith JD, Pai SY, Al-Herz W, Geha RS. A novel mutation in ICOS presenting as hypogammaglobulinemia with susceptibility to opportunistic pathogens. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2015 Sep; 136(3):794-797.e1. View abstract
  18. Coffin SE, Klieger SB, Duggan C, Huskins WC, Milstone AM, Potter-Bynoe G, Raphael B, Sandora TJ, Song X, Zerr DM, Lee GM. Central line-associated bloodstream infections in neonates with gastrointestinal conditions: developing a candidate definition for mucosal barrier injury bloodstream infections. Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol. 2014 Nov; 35(11):1391-9. View abstract
  19. Mehta NM, Raphael B, Guteirrez IM, Quinn N, Mitchell PD, Litman HJ, Jaksic T, Duggan CP. Comparison of body composition assessment methods in pediatric intestinal failure. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2014 Jul; 59(1):99-105. View abstract
  20. Raphael BP, Duggan C. Prevention and treatment of intestinal failure-associated liver disease in children. Semin Liver Dis. 2012 Nov; 32(4):341-7. View abstract
  21. Raphael BP, Nurko S, Jiang H, Hart K, Kamin DS, Jaksic T, Duggan C. Cisapride improves enteral tolerance in pediatric short-bowel syndrome with dysmotility. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2011 May; 52(5):590-4. View abstract
  22. Hull MA, Jones BA, Zurakowski D, Raphael B, Lo C, Jaksic T, Duggan C. Low serum citrulline concentration correlates with catheter-related bloodstream infections in children with intestinal failure. JPEN J Parenter Enteral Nutr. 2011 Mar; 35(2):181-7. View abstract