Stanley J. Schaffer, M.D.

Stanley J. Schaffer, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 777
Rochester, NY 14642

Office: (585) 275-0267
Fax: (585) 273-1037

Journal Articles

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2016 Nov
Szilagyi PG, Schaffer S, Rand CM, Vincelli P, Eagan A, Goldstein NP, Hightower AD, Younge M, Blumkin A, Albertin CS, Yoo BK, Humiston SG. "School-Located Influenza Vaccinations: A Randomized Trial." Pediatrics. 2016 Nov; 138(5)
2015 Nov 16
Yoo BK, Humiston SG, Szilagyi PG, Schaffer SJ, Long C, Kolasa M. "Cost effectiveness analysis of Year 2 of an elementary school-located influenza vaccination program-Results from a randomized controlled trial." BMC health services research. 2015 Nov 16; 15:511. Epub 2015 Nov 16.
2015 May
Rand CM, Brill H, Albertin C, Humiston SG, Schaffer S, Shone LP, Blumkin AK, Szilagyi PG. "Effectiveness of centralized text message reminders on human papillomavirus immunization coverage for publicly insured adolescents." The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine. 2015 May; 56(5 Suppl):S17-20.
Szilagyi PG, Serwint JR, Humiston SG, Rand CM, Schaffer S, Vincelli P, Dhepyasuwan N, Blumkin A, Albertin C, Curtis CR. "Effect of provider prompts on adolescent immunization rates: a randomized trial." Academic pediatrics. 2015 15(2):149-57.
2014 Jan
Humiston SG, Schaffer SJ, Szilagyi PG, Long CE, Chappel TR, Blumkin AK, Szydlowski J, Kolasa MS. "Seasonal influenza vaccination at school: a randomized controlled trial." American journal of preventive medicine. 2014 Jan; 46(1):1-9.
2013 Aug
Humiston SG, Serwint JR, Szilagyi PG, Vincelli PA, Dhepyasuwan N, Rand CM, Schaffer SJ, Blumkin AK, Curtis CR. "Increasing adolescent immunization rates in primary care: strategies physicians use and would consider implementing." Clinical pediatrics. 2013 Aug; 52(8):710-20. Epub 2013 Apr 10.
2013 Apr 19
Yoo BK, Humiston SG, Szilagyi PG, Schaffer SJ, Long C, Kolasa M. "Cost effectiveness analysis of elementary school-located vaccination against influenza--results from a randomized controlled trial." Vaccine. 2013 Apr 19; 31(17):2156-64. Epub 2013 Mar 13.
Szilagyi PG, Albertin C, Humiston SG, Rand CM, Schaffer S, Brill H, Stankaitis J, Yo BK, Blumkin A, Stokley S. "A randomized trial of the effect of centralized reminder/recall on immunizations and preventive care visits for adolescents." Academic pediatrics. 2013 13(3):204-13. Epub 2013 Jan 09.
2011 Oct 13
Rand CM, Humiston SG, Schaffer SJ, Albertin CS, Shone LP, Blumkin AK, Stokley S, Szilagyi PG. "Parent and adolescent perspectives about adolescent vaccine delivery: practical considerations for vaccine communication." Vaccine. 2011 Oct 13; 29(44):7651-8. Epub 2011 Aug 12.
2011 Feb
Rand CM, Schaffer SJ, Humiston SG, Albertin CS, Shone LP, Heintz EV, Blumkin AK, Stokley S, Szilagyi PG. "Patient-provider communication and human papillomavirus vaccine acceptance." Clinical pediatrics. 2011 Feb; 50(2):106-13. Epub 2010 Sep 13.
2009 Dec
Yoo BK, Szilagyi PG, Schaffer SJ, Humiston SG, Rand CM, Albertin CS, Vincelli P, Blumkin AK, Shone LP, Coleman MS. "Cost of universal influenza vaccination of children in pediatric practices." Pediatrics. 2009 Dec; 124 Suppl 5:S499-506.
2009 Apr
Humiston SG, Albertin C, Schaffer S, Rand C, Shone LP, Stokley S, Szilagyi PG. "Health care provider attitudes and practices regarding adolescent immunizations: a qualitative study." Patient education and counseling. 2009 Apr; 75(1):121-7. Epub 2009 Jan 20.
2008 Jan
Schaffer SJ, Fontanesi J, Rickert D, Grabenstein JD, Rothholz MC, Wang SA, Fishbein D, . "How effectively can health care settings beyond the traditional medical home provide vaccines to adolescents?" Pediatrics. 2008 Jan; 121 Suppl 1:S35-45.
2006 Oct
Szilagyi PG, Griffin MR, Shone LP, Barth R, Zhu Y, Schaffer S, Ambrose S, Roy J, Poehling KA, Edwards KM, Walker FJ, Schwartz B, . "The impact of conjugate pneumococcal vaccination on routine childhood vaccination and primary care use in 2 counties." Pediatrics. 2006 Oct; 118(4):1394-402.
2006 Feb
Szilagyi PG, Schaffer S, Barth R, Shone LP, Humiston SG, Ambrose S, Averhoff F. "Effect of telephone reminder/recall on adolescent immunization and preventive visits: results from a randomized clinical trial." Archives of pediatrics & adolescent medicine. 2006 Feb; 160(2):157-63.
2004 Sep
Humiston SG, Szilagyi PG, Iwane MK, Schaffer SJ, Santoli J, Shone L, Barth R, McInerny T, Schwartz B. "The feasibility of universal influenza vaccination for infants and toddlers." Archives of pediatrics & adolescent medicine. 2004 Sep; 158(9):867-74.
2003 Oct
Szilagyi PG, Iwane MK, Schaffer S, Humiston SG, Barth R, McInerny T, Shone L, Schwartz B. "Potential burden of universal influenza vaccination of young children on visits to primary care practices." Pediatrics. 2003 Oct; 112(4):821-8.
2003 May
Poehling KA, Szilagyi PG, Edwards K, Mitchel E, Barth R, Hughes H, Lafleur B, Schaffer SJ, Schwartz B, Griffin MR. "Streptococcus pneumoniae-related illnesses in young children: secular trends and regional variation." The Pediatric infectious disease journal. 2003 May; 22(5):413-8.
2003 Feb
Szilagyi PG, Iwane MK, Humiston SE, Schaffer S, McInerny T, Shone L, Jennings J, Washington ML, Schwartz B. "Time spent by primary care practices on pediatric influenza vaccination visits: implications for universal influenza vaccination." Archives of pediatrics & adolescent medicine. 2003 Feb; 157(2):191-5.
2002 Dec
Schaffer SJ, Szilagyi PG, Shone LP, Ambrose SJ, Dunn MK, Barth RD, Edwards K, Weinberg GA, Balter S, Schwartz B. "Physician perspectives regarding pneumococcal conjugate vaccine." Pediatrics. 2002 Dec; 110(6):e68.
2002 Nov
Szilagyi PG, Schaffer S, Shone L, Barth R, Humiston SG, Sandler M, Rodewald LE. "Reducing geographic, racial, and ethnic disparities in childhood immunization rates by using reminder/recall interventions in urban primary care practices." Pediatrics. 2002 Nov; 110(5):e58.
2001 Jun
Schaffer SJ. "The coming of age of adolescent immunization." Pediatric annals. 2001 Jun; 30(6):342-5.
2001 May
Schaffer SJ, Humiston SG, Shone LP, Averhoff FM, Szilagyi PG. "Adolescent immunization practices: a national survey of US physicians." Archives of pediatrics & adolescent medicine. 2001 May; 155(5):566-71.
1999 Jun
Campbell JR, Schaffer SJ. "Predicting the outcome of the CaNa2EDTA challenge test in children with moderately elevated blood lead levels." Environmental health perspectives. 1999 Jun; 107(6):437-40.
1999 Apr
Lanphear BP, Howard C, Eberly S, Auinger P, Kolassa J, Weitzman M, Schaffer SJ, Alexander K. "Primary prevention of childhood lead exposure: A randomized trial of dust control." Pediatrics. 1999 Apr; 103(4 Pt 1):772-7.
1999 Apr
Schaffer SJ, Bruno S. "Varicella immunization practices and the factors that influence them." Archives of pediatrics & adolescent medicine. 1999 Apr; 153(4):357-62.
1998 Feb
Lanphear BP, Byrd RS, Auinger P, Schaffer SJ. "Community characteristics associated with elevated blood lead levels in children." Pediatrics. 1998 Feb; 101(2):264-71.
1998 Feb
Schaffer SJ, Campbell JR, Szilagyi PG, Weitzman M. "Lead screening practices of pediatric residents." Archives of pediatrics & adolescent medicine. 1998 Feb; 152(2):185-9.
1997 Dec
Howard CR, Schaffer SJ, Lawrence RA. "Attitudes, practices, and recommendations by obstetricians about infant feeding." Birth. 1997 Dec; 24(4):240-6.
1996 Nov
Campbell JR, Paris M, Schaffer SJ. "A comparison of screening strategies for elevated blood lead levels." Archives of pediatrics & adolescent medicine. 1996 Nov; 150(11):1205-8.
1996 Sep
Campbell JR, Schaffer SJ, Szilagyi PG, O'Connor KG, Briss P, Weitzman M. "Blood lead screening practices among US pediatricians." Pediatrics. 1996 Sep; 98(3 Pt 1):372-7.
1996 Jan
Schaffer SJ, Kincaid MS, Endres N, Weitzman M. "Lead poisoning risk determination in a rural setting." Pediatrics. 1996 Jan; 97(1):84-90.
1995 Aug
Woodin KA, Rodewald LE, Humiston SG, Carges MS, Schaffer SJ, Szilagyi PG. "Physician and parent opinions. Are children becoming pincushions from immunizations?" Archives of pediatrics & adolescent medicine. 1995 Aug; 149(8):845-9.
1995 Jul
Schaffer SJ, Szilagyi PG. "Immunization status and birth order." Archives of pediatrics & adolescent medicine. 1995 Jul; 149(7):792-7.
1994 Nov
Schaffer SJ, Campbell JR. "The new CDC and AAP lead poisoning prevention recommendations: consensus versus controversy." Pediatric annals. 1994 Nov; 23(11):592-9.
1994 Feb
Schaffer SJ, Szilagyi PG, Weitzman M. "Lead poisoning risk determination in an urban population through the use of a standardized questionnaire." Pediatrics. 1994 Feb; 93(2):159-63.


Schaffer, SJ, Campbell JR. "Lead Poisoning". Mosby's Clinical Pediatric Advisor, 2nd Edition. Garfunkel KC, Christy C, Kaczorowski J: Mosby, 2007. p. 332
Schaffer SJ, Campbell JR. "Lead poisoning". Mosby's Clinical Pediatric Advisor, First Edition. Garfunkel LC, Christy C, Kaczorowski J. St. Louis, MO: Mosby, 2002. p. 472-473
Schaffer SJ, Campbell JR. "Childhood lead exposure". Ambulatory Pediatrics. Green M, Haggerty RJ, Weitzman ML. Philadelphia, PA: Saunders, 1999.