Education

MD
McGovern Medical School at UTHealth
MS
McGovern Medical School at UTHealth
Residency
Texas A&M Health Science Center/Scott & White Children's Hospital, Temple, Texas
Fellowship
McGovern Medical School at UTHealth

Areas of Interest

Clinical Interests

Hypertension in children and adolescents


Research Interests

Utility of n-of-1 trials in children, Hypertension in children and adolescents, Glomerulonephritis

Publications

Publication Information

  1. CS Bell, JP Samuel, JA Samuels. Prevalence of Hypertension in Children: Applying the New AAP Clinical Practice Guidelines. Hypertension. Provisionally accepted on July 9, 2018.
  2. SL Balsara, JA Samuels, JP Samuel, CS Bell. Varying Blood Pressure in Children: A Diagnostic Quandary Interpreting the Fourth Report. Journal of the American Society of Hypertension 12 (3):190-94, 2018. PMID: 29459220
  3. JA Samuels, JP Samuel. New Guidelines for Hypertension in Children and Adolescents. Journal of Clinical Hypertension. 20 (5): 837-9, 2018. PMID: 29700953.
  4. JP Samuel, CS Bell, SA Hebert, A Varughese, JA Samuels, JE Tyson. Office Blood Pressure Measurement Alone Often Misclassifies Treatment Status in Children with Primary Hypertension. Blood Pressure Monitoring 22 (6): 328-32, 2017. PMID 29076885
  5. M Guzman-Limon, S Amatya, JA Samuels, R Swinford, S Bhatnagar, J Samuel. Cefepime-induced Neurotoxicity in a Pediatric Patient on Chronic Hemodialysis: a Case Report. Clinical Case Reports 5 (12): 1931-33, 2017. PMID: 29225828
  6. EL Cheung, CS Bell, JP Samuel, T Poffenbarger, K Redwine, JA Samuels. Race and Obesity in Adolescent Hypertension. Pediatrics 139 (5): e20161433, 2017. PMID: 28557717
  7. JP Samuel, RD Swinford, R Portman. Diagnostic Evaluation of Pediatric Hypertension.  In:  Flynn J, Ingelfinger J, Redwine K, eds.  Pediatric Hypertension, 4th edition. Springer International Publishing 2017
  8. JP Samuel, A Burgart, S Wootton, D Magnus, J Lantos, J Tyson. Ethics Rounds: Randomized N-of-1 trials: Quality Improvement, Research, or Both? Pediatrics 138 (2): e2 0161103, 2016. PMID: 27385811
  9. JP Samuel, CS Bell. Unique Study Designs in Nephrology: N-of-1 trials and other designs. Advances in Chronic Kidney Disease 23 (6): 351-4, 2016. PMID: 28115077
  10. X Negroni-Balasquide, CS Bell , JP Samuel, JA Samuels. Is One Blood Pressure Measurement Enough to Evaluate Hypertension Among Adolescents? Journal of the American Society of Hypertension 10 (2): 95-100, 2016. PMID: 26875474
  11. JP Samuel, JA Samuels, LE Brooks, CS Bell, C Pedroza, DA Molony, JE Tyson. Comparative Effectiveness of Antihypertensive Treatment for Older Children with Primary Hypertension: Study Protocol for a Series of n-of-1 Randomized Trials. Trials 17:16, 2016. PMID: 26746195
  12. JA Samuels, CS Bell, JP Samuel, R Swinford. Management of Hypertension in Children and Adolescents. Current Cardiology Reports 17 (12): 107, 2015. PMID: 26482750
  13. JP Samuel, RD Swinford, R Portman. Diagnostic Evaluation of Pediatric Hypertension.  In:  Flynn J, Ingelfinger J, Portman R, eds.  Pediatric Hypertension, 3rd edition. Springer International Publishing 2013
  14. DS Gipson, KL Messer, CL.Tran, EG Herreshoff,  JP Samuel, SF Massengill, P Song, and DT Selewski. Inpatient Health Care Utilization in the United States Among Children, Adolescents, and Young Adults With Nephrotic Syndrome. American Journal of Kidney Diseases 61 (6): 910-7, 2013. PMID: 23434062.
  15. JP Samuel, JA Samuels. Evidence-Based Practice in Nephrology: Systematic Reviews. Advances in Chronic Kidney Disease 19 (1): 34-9, 2012. PMID: 22364799
  16. SE Wenderfer, JP Samuel, and MC Braun. Acute Glomerulonephritis. In:  Silverstein, DM,  Symons, J, and Alon U, eds.  Pediatric Nephrology:  A Handbook  for Training Health Care Providers, 1st edition.  World Scientific Publishing Company.  2012.
  17. JP Samuel, CS Bell, DA Molony, and MC Braun. Long-Term Outcome of Renal Transplantation Patients with Henoch-Schönlein Purpura. Clinical Journal of the American Society of Nephrology 6 (8): 2034-40, 2011. PMID: 21700827

Certifications

American Board of Pediatrics: General Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics: Pediatric Nephrology