Patricia Schram

Patricia Cintra Franco Schram, MD

Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

    Contact: 617-355-6000

Medical Services


  • Adolescent Substance Abuse
  • Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics
  • Behavior Problems
  • Substance Abuse


  • Developmental Medicine


  • Spanish
  • Portuguese
  • English


  • Adolescent Substance Abuse Program
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Experience and Education


Medical School

School of Medicine of University of Sao Paulo, 1978

Sao Paulo, Brazil

Pediatrics Residency

Children's Institute, FMUSP, 1980

Sao Paulo, Brazil

Pediatrics Residency

Bellevue-NYU Medical Center, 1989

New York, NY

Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship

New York Hospital/Cornell Medical Center, 1990

New York, NY

Developmental and Behavioral Pediatrics Fellowship

Boston Children's Hospital, 2006

Boston, MA

Adolescent Medicine Fellowship

Children's Institute/FMUSP, 1981

Sao Paulo, Brazil


  • Pediatrics


Publications powered by Harvard Catalyst Profiles
  1. Schram P, Harris SK, Van Hook S, Forman S, Mezzacappa E, Pavlyuk R, Levy S. Implementing Adolescent Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) Education in a Pediatric Residency Curriculum. Subst Abus. 2015; 36(3):332-8.
  2. Stutius LM, Pessach I, Lee J, Lo MS, Levy S, Schram P, Schizer M, Wong J, Phipatanakul W, Umetsu DT. Sublingual desensitization for buprenorphine hypersensitivity. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2010 Apr; 125(4):938-9.
  3. Schram PC, Burti L. Crisis intervention techniques designed to prevent hospitalization. Bull Menninger Clin. 1986 Mar; 50(2):194-204.
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