Jocleyn Silvester MD

Jocelyn Silvester, MD, PhD

Attending Staff

    Medical Services

    Specialties

    • Gastroenterology

    Departments

    • Medicine

    Languages

    • English
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    Jocleyn Silvester MD

     

    Dr Silvester completed her PhD in Biology at the University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England, prior to studying medicine at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. She completed her residency at the University of Manitoba in Winnipeg, Canada and her Fellowship in Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at Boston Children’s Hospital. Dr Silvester continues to work as a general pediatrician in remote regions of Northern Canada as well as at Boston Children’s Hospital. Her research interests include the diagnosis and management of celiac disease.

    Experience and Education

    Education

    Fellowship

    Boston Children's Hospital, 2016

    Boston, MA

    Medical School

    Dalhousie University, 2008

    Halifax, NS

    Residency

    University of Manitoba, 2012

    Winnipeg, Manitoba

    Publications

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    1. Silvester JA, Graff LA, Rigaux L, Walker JR, Duerksen DR. Symptomatic suspected gluten exposure is common among patients with coeliac disease on a gluten-free diet. Aliment Pharmacol Ther. 2016 Sep; 44(6):612-9.
    2. Silvester JA, Weiten D, Graff LA, Walker JR, Duerksen DR. Is it gluten-free? Relationship between self-reported gluten-free diet adherence and knowledge of gluten content of foods. Nutrition. 2016 Jul-Aug; 32(7-8):777-83.
    3. Silvester JA, Kelly CP. The Potential for Treatment of Potential Celiac Disease. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2016 May; 14(5):694-5.
    4. Silvester JA, Leffler DA. Recent Advances in Celiac Disease from TTG to Gluten in Pee. Clin Transl Gastroenterol. 2015; 6:e125.
    5. Silvester JA, Weiten D, Graff LA, Walker JR, Duerksen DR. Living gluten-free: adherence, knowledge, lifestyle adaptations and feelings towards a gluten-free diet. J Hum Nutr Diet. 2016 Jun; 29(3):374-82.
    6. Silvester J, Duerksen D. Five things to know about...celiac disease. CMAJ. 2013 Jan 8; 185(1):60.
    7. Silvester JA, Rashid M. Long-term management of patients with celiac disease: current practices of gastroenterologists in Canada. Can J Gastroenterol. 2010 Aug; 24(8):499-509.
    8. Silvester JA, Rashid M. Long-term follow-up of individuals with celiac disease: an evaluation of current practice guidelines. Can J Gastroenterol. 2007 Sep; 21(9):557-64.
    9. Dickson VK, Silvester JA, Fearnley IM, Leslie AG, Walker JE. On the structure of the stator of the mitochondrial ATP synthase. EMBO J. 2006 Jun 21; 25(12):2911-8.
    10. Silvester JA, Dickson VK, Runswick MJ, Leslie AG, Walker JE. The expression, purification, crystallization and preliminary X-ray analysis of a subcomplex of the peripheral stalk of ATP synthase from bovine mitochondria. Acta Crystallogr Sect F Struct Biol Cryst Commun. 2006 Jun 1; 62(Pt 6):530-3.
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    12. Carbajo RJ, Silvester JA, Runswick MJ, Walker JE, Neuhaus D. Solution structure of subunit F(6) from the peripheral stalk region of ATP synthase from bovine heart mitochondria. J Mol Biol. 2004 Sep 10; 342(2):593-603.
    13. Raleigh SM, Verschoyle RD, Bowskill C, Pastorino U, Staniforth JN, Steele F, Dinsdale D, Carthew P, Lim CK, Silvester J, Gescher A. Pulmonary availability of isotretinoin in rats after inhalation of a powder aerosol. Br J Cancer. 2000 Oct; 83(7):935-40.
    14. Docherty JC, Kuzio B, Silvester JA, Bowes J, Thiemermann C. An inhibitor of poly (ADP-ribose) synthetase activity reduces contractile dysfunction and preserves high energy phosphate levels during reperfusion of the ischaemic rat heart. Br J Pharmacol. 1999 Jul; 127(6):1518-24.
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