S. Jean Emans

S. Jean Emans, MD

Chief, Division of Adolescent/Young Adult Medicine; Co-Director, Center for Young Women's Health

Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

    Contact: 617-355-7181
  • Fax: 617-730-0198

Medical Services


  • Reproductive Endocrinology
  • Gynecology Pediatric and Adolescent
  • Adolescent Young Adult Medicine


  • Adolescent Medicine
  • Gynecology
  • Medicine


  • Adolescent/Young Adult Medical Practice
  • Center for Young Women's Health
  • Gynecology Program
  • Reproductive Endocrine Practice
To schedule an appointment: Call 617-355-7181

Experience and Education


Undergraduate Degree

Radcliffe College, 1966

Cambridge, MA

Medical School

Harvard Medical School, 1970

Boston, MA

Internship, Pediatrics

Boston Children's Hospital, 1970-1971

Boston, MA

Residency, Pediatrics

Boston Children's Hospital, 1971-1973

Boston, MA

Fellowship, Adolescent Medicine

Boston Children's Hospital, 1973-1975

Boston, MA


  • American Board of Pediatrics, Adolescent Medicine

Professional History

S. Jean Emans, MD is Professor of Pediatrics at the Harvard Medical School and Chief of the Division of Adolescent/Young Adult Medicine and Robert Masland Jr. Chair in Adolescent Medicine, Co-Director of the Center for Young Women’s Health, and Director of the Office of Faculty Development at Boston Children's Hospital. She completed her undergraduate degree at Radcliffe College, her MD at Harvard Medical School, her internship and residency in Pediatrics at Boston Children’s Hospital, and a Fellowship in Adolescent Medicine also at Boston Children’s Hospital. She is the Program Director of one of the seven Maternal Child Health Bureau (MCHB/HRSA) Leadership Education in Adolescent Health Training Programs in the U.S. She has served on the Board of Directors of the Society for Adolescent Medicine and as President of the North American Society of Pediatrics and Adolescent Gynecology. She was one of eight members of the first SubBoard of Adolescent Medicine, American Board of Pediatrics and the American Board of Internal Medicine. She has been named one of the Best Doctors in America  and is the author of several textbooks, including Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology (6th edition), the websites, www.pedicases.org, and www.youngwomenshealth.org; and more than 190 articles that have focused on medical education, reproductive endocrinology, sexual abuse, contraception, gynecology, and faculty development.
Dr. Emans directs two Harvard CME courses: Adolescent Medicine, and Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology. She co-directs the annual Harvard Medical School (HMS) joint-hospital course for Faculty Mentors and the annual HMS joint hospital Leadership Development Course for Physicians and Scientists. She has lectured extensively on pediatric and adolescent gynecology and adolescent medicine nationally and internationally including keynote addresses in Melbourne Australia, Tokyo, and Buenos Aires. She co-chaired the HMS subcommittee on mentoring and was honored with the 2006 American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Adele Dellenbaugh Hofmann Adolescent Health Award, the 2009 HMS William Silen Lifetime Achievement in Mentoring Award, the 2011 Boston Children’s Hospital Medical Staff Service Award, and the 2012 Children's Hospital Alumni Award. Dr. Emans also received the 2011 Outstanding Achievement in Adolescent Medicine Award from the Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine (SAHM), the highest honor in Adolescent Medicine.


Jean Emans, MD, Research site


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  1. Winn AS, Emans SJ, Newman LR, Sandora TJ. Promoting Resident Professional Development Using Scholarly Academies. Acad Pediatr. 2018 Feb 06.
  2. Connelly MT, Sullivan AM, Chinchilla M, Dale ML, Emans SJ, Nadelson CC, Notman MT, Tarbell NJ, Zigler CM, Shore EG. The Impact of a Junior Faculty Fellowship Award on Academic Advancement and Retention. Acad Med. 2017 Aug; 92(8):1160-1167.
  3. Barrett DJ, McGuinness GA, Cunha CA, Emans SJ, Gerson WT, Hazinski MF, Lister G, Murray KF, St Geme JW, Whitley-Williams PN. Pediatric Hospital Medicine: A Proposed New Subspecialty. Pediatrics. 2017 Mar; 139(3).
  4. Gray SH, Trudell EK, Emans SJ, Woods ER, Berry JG, Vernacchio L. Total Direct Medical Expenses and Characteristics of Privately Insured Adolescents Who Incur High Costs. JAMA Pediatr. 2015 Oct; 169(10):e152682.
  5. Dodson NA, Corliss HL, Sarda V, Emans SJ, Field AE. Sense of Mission and Sexual Health Outcomes Among Young Adult Women. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2016 Dec; 29(6):567-570.
  6. Blood EA, Trent M, Gordon CM, Goncalves A, Resnick M, Fortenberry JD, Boyer CB, Richardson L, Emans SJ. Leadership in adolescent health: developing the next generation of maternal child health leaders through mentorship. Matern Child Health J. 2015 Feb; 19(2):308-13.
  7. Seely EW, Kram KE, Emans SJ. Developmental networks in translational science. Transl Res. 2015 Apr; 165(4):531-6.
  8. Youngster M, Ward VL, Blood EA, Barnewolt CE, Emans SJ, Divasta AD. Utility of ultrasound in the diagnosis of polycystic ovary syndrome in adolescents. Fertil Steril. 2014 Nov; 102(5):1432-8.
  9. Pitts S, Emans SJ. Contraceptive counseling: does it make a difference? J Adolesc Health. 2014 Apr; 54(4):367-8.
  10. Blood EA, Ullrich NJ, Hirshfeld-Becker DR, Seely EW, Connelly MT, Warfield CA, Emans SJ. Academic women faculty: are they finding the mentoring they need? J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2012 Nov; 21(11):1201-8.
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  12. Darbar M, Emans SJ, Harris ZL, Brown NJ, Scott TA, Cooper WO. Part-time physician faculty in a pediatrics department: a study of equity in compensation and academic advancement. Acad Med. 2011 Aug; 86(8):968-73.
  13. Trenor CC, Chung RJ, Michelson AD, Neufeld EJ, Gordon CM, Laufer MR, Emans SJ. Hormonal contraception and thrombotic risk: a multidisciplinary approach. Pediatrics. 2011 Feb; 127(2):347-57.
  14. Hergenroeder AC, Benson PA, Britto MT, Catallozzi M, D'Angelo LJ, Edman JC, Emans SJ, Kish EC, Pasternak RH, Slap GB. Adolescent medicine: workforce trends and recommendations. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2010 Dec; 164(12):1086-90.
  15. Gray SH, Ebe LK, Feldman HA, Emans SJ, Osganian SK, Gordon CM, Laufer MR. Salivary progesterone levels before menarche: a prospective study of adolescent girls. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2010 Jul; 95(7):3507-11.
  16. Emans SJ, Austin SB, Goodman E, Orr DP, Freeman R, Stoff D, Litt IF, Schuster MA, Haggerty R, Granger R, Irwin CE. Improving adolescent and young adult health - training the next generation of physician scientists in transdisciplinary research. J Adolesc Health. 2010 Feb; 46(2):100-9.
  17. Laufer MR, Upton J, Schuster SR, Grier H, Emans SJ, Diller L. Ovarian tissue autologous transplantation to the upper extremity for girls receiving abdominal/pelvic radiation: 20-year follow-up of reproductive endocrine function. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2010 Apr; 23(2):107-10.
  18. Gordon MB, Osganian SK, Emans SJ, Lovejoy FH. Gender differences in research grant applications for pediatric residents. Pediatrics. 2009 Aug; 124(2):e355-61.
  19. Berlan ED, Emans SJ. Managing polycystic ovary syndrome in adolescent patients. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2009 Apr; 22(2):137-40.
  20. Bourgeois FC, Taylor PL, Emans SJ, Nigrin DJ, Mandl KD. Whose personal control? Creating private, personally controlled health records for pediatric and adolescent patients. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2008 Nov-Dec; 15(6):737-43.
  21. Pitts SA, Emans SJ. Controversies in contraception. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2008 Aug; 20(4):383-9.
  22. Biro FM, Emans SJ. Whither PCOS? The challenges of establishing hyperandrogenism in adolescent girls. J Adolesc Health. 2008 Aug; 43(2):103-5.
  23. O'Brien RF, Emans SJ. Polycystic ovary syndrome in adolescents. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2008 Jun; 21(3):119-28.
  24. Waisbren SE, Bowles H, Hasan T, Zou KH, Emans SJ, Goldberg C, Gould S, Levine D, Lieberman E, Loeken M, Longtine J, Nadelson C, Patenaude AF, Quinn D, Randolph AG, Solet JM, Ullrich N, Walensky R, Weitzman P, Christou H. Gender differences in research grant applications and funding outcomes for medical school faculty. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2008 Mar; 17(2):207-14.
  25. Emans SJ, Goldberg CT, Milstein ME, Dobriner J. Creating a faculty development office in an academic pediatric hospital: challenges and successes. Pediatrics. 2008 Feb; 121(2):390-401.
  26. Gray SH, Emans SJ. Abnormal vaginal bleeding in adolescents. Pediatr Rev. 2007 May; 28(5):175-82.
  27. Gordon CM, DePeter KC, Feldman HA, Grace E, Emans SJ. Prevalence of vitamin D deficiency among healthy adolescents. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2004 Jun; 158(6):531-7.
  28. Zack J, Jacobs CP, Keenan PM, Harney K, Woods ER, Colin AA, Emans SJ. Perspectives of patients with cystic fibrosis on preventive counseling and transition to adult care. Pediatr Pulmonol. 2003 Nov; 36(5):376-83.
  29. Pettinato A, Emans SJ. New contraceptive methods: update 2003. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2003 Aug; 15(4):362-9.
  30. Kahn JA, Goodman E, Huang B, Slap GB, Emans SJ. Predictors of Papanicolaou smear return in a hospital-based adolescent and young adult clinic. Obstet Gynecol. 2003 Mar; 101(3):490-9.
  31. Blake DR, Fletcher K, Joshi N, Emans SJ. Identification of symptoms that indicate a pelvic examination is necessary to exclude PID in adolescent women. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2003 Feb; 16(1):25-30.
  32. Gordon CM, Grace E, Emans SJ, Feldman HA, Goodman E, Becker KA, Rosen CJ, Gundberg CM, LeBoff MS. Effects of oral dehydroepiandrosterone on bone density in young women with anorexia nervosa: a randomized trial. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2002 Nov; 87(11):4935-41.
  33. Gordon CM, Goodman E, Emans SJ, Grace E, Becker KA, Rosen CJ, Gundberg CM, Leboff MS. Physiologic regulators of bone turnover in young women with anorexia nervosa. J Pediatr. 2002 Jul; 141(1):64-70.
  34. Kahn JA, Kaplowitz RA, Goodman E, Emans SJ. The association between impulsiveness and sexual risk behaviors in adolescent and young adult women. J Adolesc Health. 2002 Apr; 30(4):229-32.
  35. Palmert MR, Gordon CM, Kartashov AI, Legro RS, Emans SJ, Dunaif A. Screening for abnormal glucose tolerance in adolescents with polycystic ovary syndrome. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2002 Mar; 87(3):1017-23.
  36. Kahn JA, Emans SJ, Goodman E. Measurement of young women's attitudes about communication with providers regarding Papanicolaou smears. J Adolesc Health. 2001 Nov; 29(5):344-51.
  37. Kahn JA, Goodman E, Slap GB, Huang B, Emans SJ. Intention to return for papanicolaou smears in adolescent girls and young women. Pediatrics. 2001 Aug; 108(2):333-41.
  38. Ford CA, Reif C, Rosen DS, Emans SJ, Lipa-glaysher B, Fleming M, Wilson T. The AMA Residency Training in Adolescent Preventive Services Project: report of the working group. The American Medical Association. J Adolesc Health. 2001 Jul; 29(1):50-8.
  39. Gordon CM, Dougherty DD, Fischman AJ, Emans SJ, Grace E, Lamm R, Alpert NM, Majzoub JA, Rauch SL. Neural substrates of anorexia nervosa: a behavioral challenge study with positron emission tomography. J Pediatr. 2001 Jul; 139(1):51-7.
  40. Middleman AB, Kozinetz CA, Robertson LM, DuRant RH, Emans SJ. The effect of late doses on the achievement of seroprotection and antibody titer levels with hepatitis b immunization among adolescents. Pediatrics. 2001 May; 107(5):1065-9.
  41. Knight JR, Frazer CH, Goodman E, Blaschke GS, Bravender TD, Emans SJ. Development of a Bright Futures curriculum for pediatric residents. Ambul Pediatr. 2001 May-Jun; 1(3):136-40.
  42. Shrier LA, Ancheta R, Goodman E, Chiou VM, Lyden MR, Emans SJ. Randomized controlled trial of a safer sex intervention for high-risk adolescent girls. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2001 Jan; 155(1):73-9.
  43. Emans SJ. Young women's health--implications for training. J Adolesc Health. 2000 Dec; 27(6):381-3.
  44. Kahn JA, Goodman E, Kaplowitz RA, Slap GB, Emans SJ. Validity of adolescent and young adult self-report of Papanicolaou smear results. Obstet Gynecol. 2000 Oct; 96(4):625-31.
  45. Emans SJ. Contraception and adolescents. Pediatrics. 2000 Sep; 106(3):621.
  46. Gordon CM, Emans SJ, DuRant RH, Mantzoros C, Grace E, Harper GP, Majzoub JA. Endocrinologic and psychological effects of short-term dexamethasone in anorexia nervosa. Eat Weight Disord. 2000 Sep; 5(3):175-82.
  47. Thrall JS, McCloskey L, Ettner SL, Rothman E, Tighe JE, Emans SJ. Confidentiality and adolescents' use of providers for health information and for pelvic examinations. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2000 Sep; 154(9):885-92.
  48. Shrier LA, Moszczenski SA, Emans SJ, Laufer MR, Woods ER. Three years of a clinical practice guideline for uncomplicated pelvic inflammatory disease in adolescents. J Adolesc Health. 2000 Jul; 27(1):57-62.
  49. Bravender T, Goodman E, Knight J, Frazer C, Luoni M, Blaschke G, Emans SJ. Case-based teaching in adolescent medicine. J Adolesc Health. 2000 Apr; 26(4):241-2.
  50. Gordon CM, Dougherty DD, Rauch SL, Emans SJ, Grace E, Lamm R, Alpert NM, Majzoub JA, Fischman AJ. Neuroanatomy of human appetitive function: A positron emission tomography investigation. Int J Eat Disord. 2000 Mar; 27(2):163-71.
  51. Emans SJ. Eating disorders in adolescent girls. Pediatr Int. 2000 Feb; 42(1):1-7.
  52. Middleman AB, Robertson LM, Young C, Durant RH, Emans SJ. Predictors of time to completion of the hepatitis B vaccination series among adolescents. J Adolesc Health. 1999 Nov; 25(5):323-7.
  53. Frazer C, Emans SJ, Goodman E, Luoni M, Bravender T, Knight J. Teaching residents about development and behavior: meeting the new challenge. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 1999 Nov; 153(11):1190-4.
  54. Kahn JA, Chiou V, Allen JD, Goodman E, Perlman SE, Emans SJ. Beliefs about Papanicolaou smears and compliance with Papanicolaou smear follow-up in adolescents. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 1999 Oct; 153(10):1046-54.
  55. Kahn JA, Chiang VW, Shrier LA, Emans SJ, Fishman SJ, Goodman E, Laufer MR. Microlaparoscopy with conscious sedation in adolescents with suspected pelvic inflammatory disease. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 1999 Aug; 12(3):149-54.
  56. Leder MR, Emans SJ, Hafler JP, Rappaport LA. Addressing sexual abuse in the primary care setting. Pediatrics. 1999 Aug; 104(2 Pt 1):270-5.
  57. Bravender T, Emans SJ, Laufer MR. Use caution when determining "virginal" vs "nonvirginal" status. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 1999 Jul; 153(7):773-4.
  58. Bravender T, Emans SJ. Menstrual disorders. Dysfunctional uterine bleeding. Pediatr Clin North Am. 1999 Jun; 46(3):545-53, viii.
  59. Shrier LA, Goodman E, Emans SJ. Partner condom use among adolescent girls with sexually transmitted diseases. J Adolesc Health. 1999 May; 24(5):357-61.
  60. Pierre N, Emans SJ, Obeidallah DA, Gastelum Y, DuRant RH, Moy LK, Hauser ST, Paradise J, Goodman E. Choice of feeding method of adolescent mothers: does ego development play a role? J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 1999 May; 12(2):83-9.
  61. Kahn JA, Emans SJ. Pap smears in adolescents: to screen or not to screen? Pediatrics. 1999 Mar; 103(3):673-4.
  62. Gordon CM, Grace E, Emans SJ, Goodman E, Crawford MH, Leboff MS. Changes in bone turnover markers and menstrual function after short-term oral DHEA in young women with anorexia nervosa. J Bone Miner Res. 1999 Jan; 14(1):136-45.
  63. Pierre N, Shrier LA, Emans SJ, DuRant RH. Adolescent males involved in pregnancy: associations of forced sexual contact and risk behaviors. J Adolesc Health. 1998 Dec; 23(6):364-9.
  64. Emans SJ, Bravender T, Knight J, Frazer C, Luoni M, Berkowitz C, Armstrong E, Goodman E. Adolescent medicine training in pediatric residency programs: are we doing a good job? Pediatrics. 1998 Sep; 102(3 Pt 1):588-95.
  65. Pierre N, Moy LK, Redd S, Emans SJ, Laufer MR. Evaluation of a pregnancy-testing protocol in adolescents undergoing surgery. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 1998 Aug; 11(3):139-41.
  66. Perlman SE, Kahn JA, Emans SJ. Should pelvic examinations and Papanicolaou cervical screening be part of preventive health care for sexually active adolescent girls? J Adolesc Health. 1998 Aug; 23(2):62-7.
  67. Chiou VM, Shrier LA, Emans SJ, Shrier LY. Emergency postcoital contraception. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 1998 May; 11(2):61-72.
  68. Emans SJ, Biro F. Secondary sexual characteristics and menses in young girls. Pediatrics. 1998 May; 101(5):949-50.
  69. Rich M, Woods ER, Goodman E, Emans SJ, DuRant RH. Aggressors or victims: gender and race in music video violence. Pediatrics. 1998 Apr; 101(4 Pt 1):669-74.
  70. Thrall JS, McCloskey L, Spivak H, Ettner SL, Tighe JE, Emans SJ. Performance of Massachusetts HMOs in providing Pap smear and sexually transmitted disease screening to adolescent females. J Adolesc Health. 1998 Mar; 22(3):184-9.
  71. Shrier LA, Pierce JD, Emans SJ, DuRant RH. Gender differences in risk behaviors associated with forced or pressured sex. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 1998 Jan; 152(1):57-63.
  72. Forman SF, Emans SJ, Kelly L, Beal J, Goodman E. Attitudes of female college students toward over-the-counter availability of oral contraceptives. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 1997 Nov; 10(4):203-7.
  73. Laufer MR, Goitein L, Bush M, Cramer DW, Emans SJ. Prevalence of endometriosis in adolescent girls with chronic pelvic pain not responding to conventional therapy. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 1997 Nov; 10(4):199-202.
  74. Middleman AB, Robertson LM, DuRant RH, Chiou V, Emans SJ. Use of hormonal methods of birth control among sexually active adolescent girls. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 1997 Nov; 10(4):193-8.
  75. Laufer MR, Townsend NL, Parsons KE, Brody KA, Diller LR, Emans SJ, Guinan EC. Inducing amenorrhea during bone marrow transplantation. A pilot study of leuprolide acetate. J Reprod Med. 1997 Sep; 42(9):537-41.
  76. Lavin C, Goodman E, Perlman S, Kelly LS, Emans SJ. Follow-up of abnormal Papanicolaou smears in a hospital-based adolescent clinic. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 1997 Aug; 10(3):141-5.
  77. DuRant RH, Rome ES, Rich M, Allred E, Emans SJ, Woods ER. Tobacco and alcohol use behaviors portrayed in music videos: a content analysis. Am J Public Health. 1997 Jul; 87(7):1131-5.
  78. DuRant RH, Rich M, Emans SJ, Rome ES, Allred E, Woods ER. Violence and weapon carrying in music videos. A content analysis. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 1997 May; 151(5):443-8.
  79. Shrier LA, Emans SJ, Woods ER, DuRant RH. The association of sexual risk behaviors and problem drug behaviors in high school students. J Adolesc Health. 1997 May; 20(5):377-83.
  80. Emans SJ. Menarche and beyond--do eating and exercise make a difference? Pediatr Ann. 1997 Feb; 26(2 Suppl):S137-41.
  81. Gordon CM, Radovick S, Emans SJ. Another Positive Pregnancy Test. Adolesc Med. 1996 Oct; 7(3):361-368.
  82. Forman SF, Emans SJ. Adolescent medicine. Curr Opin Pediatr. 1996 Aug; 8(4):299-300.
  83. Middleman AB, Emans SJ, Cox J. Nutritional vitamin B12 deficiency and folate deficiency in an adolescent patient presenting with anemia, weight loss, and poor school performance. J Adolesc Health. 1996 Jul; 19(1):76-9.
  84. Miller D, Emans SJ, Kohane I. Follow-up study of adolescent girls with a history of premature pubarche. J Adolesc Health. 1996 Apr; 18(4):301-5.
  85. Wharton RH, Levine K, Shane H, Emans SJ. Evaluations of children who have disclosed sexual abuse via facilitated communication. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 1995 Nov; 149(11):1288-9.
  86. Rome ES, Moszczenski SA, Craighill M, Goldmann DA, Schubert PS, Laufer MR, Emans SJ, Woods ER. A clinical pathway for pelvic inflammatory disease for use on an inpatient service. Clin Perform Qual Health Care. 1995 Oct-Dec; 3(4):185-96.
  87. Forman SF, Aruda MM, Emans SJ, Woods ER. Follow-up of pregnant teens at a hospital-based clinic. J Adolesc Health. 1995 Sep; 17(3):193-7.
  88. Middleman AB, Faulkner AH, Woods ER, Emans SJ, DuRant RH. High-risk behaviors among high school students in Massachusetts who use anabolic steroids. Pediatrics. 1995 Aug; 96(2 Pt 1):268-72.
  89. DuRant RH, Getts A, Cadenhead C, Emans SJ, Woods ER. Exposure to violence and victimization and depression, hopelessness, and purpose in life among adolescents living in and around public housing. J Dev Behav Pediatr. 1995 Aug; 16(4):233-7.
  90. Emans SJ, Daniel JH, Vandeven A. Consensual sexual intercourse. Pediatrics. 1995 Jul; 96(1 Pt 1):169; author reply 169-70.
  91. Emans SJ. Adolescent medicine 1995. J Pediatr. 1995 Mar; 126(3):387-8.
  92. Middleman AB, Emans SJ. Adolescent sexuality and reproductive health. Compr Ther. 1995; 21(3):127-34.
  93. Masland RP, Emans SJ. Adolescent medicine. Curr Opin Pediatr. 1994 Aug; 6(4):365-7.
  94. Emans SJ, Woods ER, Allred EN, Grace E. Hymenal findings in adolescent women: impact of tampon use and consensual sexual activity. J Pediatr. 1994 Jul; 125(1):153-60.
  95. Rome ES, Emans SJ. Hypermenorrhea and anovulatory cycles in the adolescent. Curr Ther Endocrinol Metab. 1994; 5:210-5.
  96. Masland RP, Emans SJ. Adolescent medicine. Curr Opin Pediatr. 1993 Aug; 5(4):393-4.
  97. Vandeven AM, Emans SJ. Vulvovaginitis in the child and adolescent. Pediatr Rev. 1993 Apr; 14(4):141-7.
  98. Mansfield CJ, Conroy ME, Emans SJ, Woods ER. A pilot study of AIDS education and counseling of high-risk adolescents in an office setting. J Adolesc Health. 1993 Mar; 14(2):115-9.
  99. Gagliano NJ, Emans SJ, Woods ER. Cholesterol screening in the adolescent. J Adolesc Health. 1993 Mar; 14(2):104-8.
  100. Mansfield MJ, Emans SJ. Growth in female gymnasts: should training decrease during puberty? J Pediatr. 1993 Feb; 122(2):237-40.
  101. Vandeven AM, Emans SJ. Sexual abuse of children and adolescents. Curr Opin Obstet Gynecol. 1992 Dec; 4(6):843-8.
  102. Berenson AB, Heger AH, Hayes JM, Bailey RK, Emans SJ. Appearance of the hymen in prepubertal girls. Pediatrics. 1992 Mar; 89(3):387-94.
  103. Woods ER, Grace E, Havens KK, Merola JL, Emans SJ. Contraceptive compliance with a levonorgestrel triphasic and a norethindrone monophasic oral contraceptive in adolescent patients. Am J Obstet Gynecol. 1992 Mar; 166(3):901-7.
  104. Emans SJ. Sexual abuse in girls: what have we learned about genital anatomy? J Pediatr. 1992 Feb; 120(2 Pt 1):258-60.
  105. Emans SJ. Perineal confusion. Pediatrics. 1992 Jan; 89(1):171-2.
  106. Emans SJ, Brown RT, Davis A, Felice M, Hein K. Society for Adolescent Medicine Position Paper on Reproductive Health Care for Adolescents. J Adolesc Health. 1991 Dec; 12(8):649-61.
  107. Fleisher GR, Ludwig S, Vandeven AM, Emans SJ, Hodge D. Suspected child sexual abuse. Pediatr Emerg Care. 1991 Oct; 7(5):302-4.
  108. Emans SJ. Significance of Gardnerella vaginalis in a prepubertal female. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 1991 Sep; 10(9):709-10.
  109. Woods ER, Galvez LM, Talis AL, Emans SJ. First catch urine sediment for Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae culture in adolescent males with pyuria. J Adolesc Health. 1991 Jun; 12(4):329-34.
  110. Emans SJ, Grace E, Hoffer FA, Gundberg C, Ravnikar V, Woods ER. Estrogen deficiency in adolescents and young adults: impact on bone mineral content and effects of estrogen replacement therapy. Obstet Gynecol. 1990 Oct; 76(4):585-92.
  111. Heger A, Emans SJ. Introital diameter as the criterion for sexual abuse. Pediatrics. 1990 Feb; 85(2):222-3.
  112. Davis AJ, Emans SJ. Human papilloma virus infection in the pediatric and adolescent patient. J Pediatr. 1989 Jul; 115(1):1-9.
  113. Emans SJ, Paradise JE. Sample sexual assault data sheet. Pediatrics. 1989 Jun; 83(6):1073-4.
  114. Mansfield MJ, Emans SJ. Anorexia nervosa, athletics, and amenorrhea. Pediatr Clin North Am. 1989 Jun; 36(3):533-49.
  115. Emans SJ, Grace E, Woods ER, Mansfield J, Crigler JF. Treatment with dexamethasone of androgen excess in adolescent patients. J Pediatr. 1988 May; 112(5):821-6.
  116. Sadof MD, Woods ER, Emans SJ. Dipstick leukocyte esterase activity in first-catch urine specimens. A useful screening test for detecting sexually transmitted disease in the adolescent male. JAMA. 1987 Oct 09; 258(14):1932-4.
  117. Emans SJ, Grace E, Woods ER, Smith DE, Klein K, Merola J. Adolescents' compliance with the use of oral contraceptives. JAMA. 1987 Jun 26; 257(24):3377-81.
  118. Emans SJ, Woods ER, Flagg NT, Freeman A. Genital findings in sexually abused, symptomatic and asymptomatic, girls. Pediatrics. 1987 May; 79(5):778-85.
  119. Martien K, Emans SJ. Treatment of common genital infections in adolescents. J Adolesc Health Care. 1987 Jan; 8(1):129-36.
  120. Emans SJ. Vulvovaginitis in the child and adolescent. Pediatr Rev. 1986 Jul; 8(1):12-9.
  121. Demetriou E, Emans SJ, Crigler JF. Final height in estrogen-treated patients with Turner syndrome. Obstet Gynecol. 1984 Oct; 64(4):459-64.
  122. Wilson C, Emans SJ, Mansfield J, Podolsky C, Grace E. The relationships of calculated percent body fat, sports participation, age, and place of residence on menstrual patterns in healthy adolescent girls at an independent New England high school. J Adolesc Health Care. 1984 Oct; 5(4):248-53.
  123. Emans SJ. The athletic adolescent with amenorrhea. Pediatr Ann. 1984 Aug; 13(8):605, 612.
  124. Mansfield MJ, Emans SJ. Adolescent menstrual irregularity. J Reprod Med. 1984 Jun; 29(6):399-410.
  125. Emans SJ, Grace E, Fleischnick E, Mansfield MJ, Crigler JF. Detection of late-onset 21-hydroxylase deficiency congenital adrenal hyperplasia in adolescents. Pediatrics. 1983 Nov; 72(5):690-5.
  126. Emans SJ. Pharyngeal gonorrhea. Pediatrics. 1983 Apr; 71(4):670-1.
  127. Emans SJ. The sexually active teenager. J Dev Behav Pediatr. 1983 Mar; 4(1):37-42.
  128. Grace E, Emans SJ, Drum DE. Hematologic abnormalities in adolescents who take oral contraceptive pills. J Pediatr. 1982 Nov; 101(5):771-4.
  129. Scher PW, Emans SJ, Grace EM. Factors associated with compliance to oral contraceptive use in an adolescent population. J Adolesc Health Care. 1982 Sep; 3(2):120-3.
  130. Demetriou E, Emans SJ, Masland RP. Dysuria in adolescent girls: urinary tract infection or vaginitis? Pediatrics. 1982 Aug; 70(2):299-301.
  131. Emans SJ, Grace E, Goldstein DP. Oligomenorrhea in adolescent girls. J Pediatr. 1980 Nov; 97(5):815-9.
  132. Emans SJ. Contraindications to the pill. Pediatrics. 1980 Oct; 66(4):643-4.
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