Evonne Morell, D.O.

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics  Director, Inpatient Services
  • Director, Inpatient Services

Major Lectureships and Seminars

  • “Youth Exams and Murmurs: What’s Reasonable?” Pennsylvania Osteopathic Medical Association District VIII 30th Annual Educational Winter Seminar, January 2017

Professional Affiliations/Society MembershIps

  • AAP
  • AHA
  • Pennsylvania Chapter of Osteopathic Physicians
  • Pediatric Acute Cardiac Care Collaboration

Education & Training

  • DO: West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine Lewisburg, WV
  • Residency: Michigan State University East Lansing, MI
  • Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Pittsburgh, PA
  • Fellowship: University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Pittsburgh, PA

Research Interests

Effects of Anesthetics and Hypothermia on Ciliary Function in the Respiratory Epithelia of Mice. This study, which has been submitted for publication, evaluated the effects of multiple anesthetics on the ciliary function of mice.

Preoperative Management of Patients with Single-ventricle Physiology. This study evaluated the current preoperative management, which maximizes equal distribution of cardiac output by afterload reduction using a type III phosphodiesterase inhibitor and increases pulmonary vascular resistance using inhaled nitrogen, as well as the effect it has on multisystem organ dysfunction.

Evolving Approaches in the Management of Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome. This study focused on the establishment of a single-ventricle clinic.

Hybrid Strategy for Neonates with Ductal-dependent Systemic Circulation at High Risk for Norwood.