EDUCATION

Undergraduate Degree

  • Yale University , 1994 , New Haven , CT

Graduate Degree

MMSc
  • Harvard University / Massachusetts Institute of Technology , Cambridge , MA

Medical School

  • Johns Hopkins School of Medicine , 1998 , Baltimore , MD

Internship

Pediatrics
  • Boston Combined Residency Program (BCRP) , 1999 , Boston , MA

Residency

Pediatrics
  • Boston Combined Residency Program (BCRP) , 2001 , Boston , MA

Fellowship

Pediatric Endocrinology
  • Boston Children's Hospital , 2005 , Boston , MA

CERTIFICATIONS

  • American Board of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Endocrinology

PUBLICATIONS

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  1. Fitness [BULLET OPERATOR] Interdisciplinary Support [BULLET OPERATOR] Teaching ("Fit Start"); Piloting A Family-based Group Model For The Multidisciplinary Treatment Of Pediatric Obesity: 306 Board #143 June 1, 9: 30 AM - 11: 00 AM. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2016 May; 48(5 Suppl 1):76. View abstract
  2. An intensive outpatient lifestyle modification programme improves measures of glycaemia in obese youth. Evid Based Med. 2014 Aug; 19(4):146. View abstract
  3. Circulating branched-chain amino acid concentrations are associated with obesity and future insulin resistance in children and adolescents. Pediatr Obes. 2013 Feb; 8(1):52-61. View abstract
  4. Skeletal muscle mitochondrial function is associated with longitudinal growth velocity in children and adolescents. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2011 Oct; 96(10):E1612-8. View abstract
  5. Recombinant human prolactin for the treatment of lactation insufficiency. Clin Endocrinol (Oxf). 2010 Nov; 73(5):645-53. View abstract
  6. Skeletal muscle phosphocreatine recovery after submaximal exercise in children and young and middle-aged adults. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2010 Sep; 95(9):E69-74. View abstract
  7. Insulin enhances glucose-stimulated insulin secretion in healthy humans. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2010 Mar 09; 107(10):4770-5. View abstract
  8. Management of obesity, insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes in children: consensus and controversy. Diabetes Metab Syndr Obes. 2009 Nov 27; 2:185-202. View abstract
  9. Mitochondrial function and insulin resistance in overweight and normal-weight children. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2009 Dec; 94(12):4923-30. View abstract
  10. Salsalate improves glycemia and inflammatory parameters in obese young adults. Diabetes Care. 2008 Feb; 31(2):289-94. View abstract
  11. Normal ovarian structure and function with normal glucose tolerance in girls with early treatment of classic congenital adrenal hyperplasia. J Pediatr Adolesc Gynecol. 2007 Apr; 20(2):67-72. View abstract
  12. Effects of a nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor, stavudine, on glucose disposal and mitochondrial function in muscle of healthy adults. Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab. 2007 Jun; 292(6):E1666-73. View abstract
  13. Bone mineral status in children with congenital adrenal hyperplasia. J Pediatr Endocrinol Metab. 2007 Feb; 20(2):227-35. View abstract
  14. Characteristics at diagnosis of type 1 diabetes in children younger than 6 years. J Pediatr. 2006 Mar; 148(3):366-71. View abstract
  15. Diagnosis and treatment of polycystic ovarian syndrome and insulin resistance. Pediatr Ann. 2005 Sep; 34(9):733-8, 741-2. View abstract
  16. Diencephalic syndrome: a cause of failure to thrive and a model of partial growth hormone resistance. Pediatrics. 2005 Jun; 115(6):e742-8. View abstract
  17. Carbamazepine overdose recognized by a tricyclic antidepressant assay. Pediatrics. 2001 Jan; 107(1):176-7. View abstract
  18. Long term human studies on the lipid effects of oral calcium. Lipids. 1972 Mar; 7(3):202-6. View abstract
  19. Variation in plasma lipids with age and sex in a hypertriglyceridemic rat. Lipids. 1969 Sep; 4(5):384-7. View abstract
  20. Serum lipids and certain dietary factors in young men with coronary heart disease. J Am Diet Assoc. 1967 Feb; 50(2):112-5. View abstract