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J. Larry Jameson, MD, PhD

Robert G. Dunlop Professor
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
6th Floor, South Pavilion Expansion
3400 Civic Center Boulevard, Building 421
Philadelphia, PA 19104-5162
Office: 215-898-6796
Fax: 215-573-2030
B.S. (Chemistry)
University of North Carolina, 1976.
Ph.D. (Biochemistry)
University of North Carolina Graduate School, 1981.
M.D. (University of North Carolina School of Medicine)
University of North Carolina, 1981.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern in Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 1981-1982.
Assistant Resident in Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 1982-1983.
Research Fellow in Medicine, HHMI Laboratory of Molecular Endocrinology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA (John F. Habener, M.D.), 1983-1984.
Clinical Fellow in Endocrinology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA (Gilbert H. Daniels, M.D.), 1984-1985.
Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners (#229091), 1982.
Board of Registration in Medicine, Massachusetts (#50286), 1983.
Diplomate, American Board of Internal Medicine (#106180), 1985.
Diplomate, Endocrinology and Metabolism (#106180), 1987.
Board of Registration in Medicine, State of Illinois (#036-086440), 1993.
Recertified, Endocrinology and Metabolism (#106180), 2008.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Pituitary tumors
Thyroid disease
Reproductive endocrinology

Description of Research Expertise

Endocrine genetics
Nuclear receptors
Transcriptional regulation of hormone genes

Selected Publications

Jameson JL, Longo, DL. : Precision medicine – personalized, problematic, and promising. N Engl J Med in press 2015.

Refetoff S, Bassett JH, Beck-Peccoz P, Bernal J, Brent G, Chatterjee K, De Groot LJ, Dumitrescu AM, Jameson JL, Kopp PA, Murata Y, Persani L, Samarut J, Weiss RE, Williams GR, Yen PM. : Classification and proposed nomenclature for inherited defects of thyroid hormone action, cell transport, and metabolism. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 99: 768-70, 2014.

Carethers JM, Coughlin S, Diamond B, Erzurum S, Fried LP, Jameson JL, Kaushansky K, Klotman ME, Lemon S, Mitchell B, Rothman P, Sawyers C, Seidman C, Somlo S. : The imperative to invest in science has never been greater. J Clin Invest 124, 2014.

Jameson JL. : 2014 Association of American Physicians Presidential Address. Disruptive innovation as a driver of science and medicine. J Clin Invest 124: 2822-6, 2014.

Jameson JL. : 2013 Association of American Physicians George M. Kober Medal: Introduction of John T. Potts, Jr. J Clin Invest 123: 4971-7, 2013.

Jameson JL, Loscalzo J (Eds). : Harrison’s Nephrology and Acid-Base Disorders. McGraw-Hill, New York Page: 1-326, 2013.

Jameson JL (Ed). : Harrison’s Endocrinology. McGraw-Hill, New York 3rd Edition: 1-549, 2013.

Longo D, Fauci A, Kasper DL, Hauser SL, Jameson JL, Loscalzo J (Eds.). : Harrison’s Manual of Medicine. McGraw-Hill, New York 18th Edition. : 1-1550, 2013.

Weiss J, Hurley LA, Harris RM, Finlayson C, Tong M, Fisher LA, Moran JL, Beier DR, Mason C, Jameson JL. : ENU mutagenesis in mice identifies candidate genes for hypogonadism. Mamm Genome 23: 346-55, 2012.

Jameson JL. : Minimizing unnecessary surgery for thyroid nodules. N Engl J Med 367: 765-7, 2012.

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