Penn Orthopaedics

Orthopaedic Surgery Faculty

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Jaimo Ahn, MD, PhD, FACS

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Attending Orthopaedic Surgeon, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Co-Director, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Department of Orthopaedic Trauma & Fracture Reconstruction Service
Staff Physician, Veterans Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA
Department: Orthopaedic Surgery

Contact information
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Orthopaedic Trauma and Fracture Service
3400 Spruce Street, 2 Silverstein
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: (215) 662-3340
Fax: (215) 349-5890
Education:
BS (Biological Sciences)
Stanford University, 1994.
PhD (Cell & Molecular Biology)
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 1999.
MD (Medicine)
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 2003.
Post-Graduate Training
Research Associate, University of California, San Francisco, CA, 1994-1995.
Research Fellow, Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, 2000-2001.
Intern, General & Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, 2003-2004.
Resident, Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pennsylvania, 2004-2008.
Fellow, Orthopaedic Trauma, Hospital for Special Surgery & Cornell University, 2008-2009.
Fellow, AO Trauma & Hip, Inselspital & University of Bern, Switzerland, 2009-2009.
Certifications
USMLE Certification, 2001.
Advanced Cardiac Life Support, 2008.
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery (Diplomate), 2011.
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Selected Publications

Ahn J, Donegan DJ, Lawrence JT, Halpern SD, Mehta S: The future of the orthopaedic clinician-scientist, Part II: Perceived incentives and barriers to research in orthopaedics—a resident, chair comparison. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery 92: 1041-1046, 2010.

Ahn, J, Wanderer, J, Bernstein, J, Iannotti, JP: The Future of the Orthopaedic Clinician-scientist, Part I: The Potential Role of MD-PhD Students Considering Orthopaedics. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery 90: 1794-1799, 2008.

Ahn, J, Watt, CD, Man, LX, Greeley, SAW, Shea, JA: Educating Future Leaders of Medical Research: Analysis of Student Opinions and Goals from the MD-PhD Students Attitudes Goals and Education(SAGE) Survey. Academic Medicine 82: 633-645, 2007.

Ahn, J: Recommendations for the Revitalization of the Nation's Physician Scientists. Association of Professors of Medicine Physician Scientist Initiative Consensus Conference. (http://www.im.org/Policyand Advocacy/PolicyIssues/Research/PSI/Documents/APM%20PSI%20Report.pdf.pdf), 2007.

Ahn J: Contributing Editor. Musculoskeletal Medicine. Bernstein J (eds.). American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, 2003 Notes: Chapters: Approach to Basic Science, Future of Synovial Research, Alternative Medicine.

Ahn J, de Gorter DJ, Prasarn ML, Helfet DL, Kloen P : Modulation of Bone Morphogenetic Protein Antagonists to stimulate clinical osteogenesis. Bioscience Hypothesis In press, 2009.

Ahn, J, Man, LX, Park SD, Sodl, JF, Esterhai, JL: A Meta-analysis of Hemiarthroplasty Outcomes With and Without Cement for Femoral Neck Fractures. Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research 466: 2513-2518, 2008.

Ahn, J, Serrano del la Pena, L, Shore, EM, Kaplan, FS: Paresis of a BMP-antagonist Response in a Genetic Disorder of Progressive Heterotopic Skeletogenesis. Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery 85A: 667-674, 2003.

Shore, EM, Ahn, J, Jan de Beur, S, Li, M, Xu, M, Eddy, M, McKinlay Gardner, RJ, Zasloff, M, ,Whyte, MP, Levine, MA, Kaplan, FK : Paternally Inherited Mutations in the GNAS1 Gene in Progressive Osseous Heteroplasia (POH). New England Journal of Medicine 346: 99-106, 2002.

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