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Andrea Kelly

Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
Room 1559, 3535 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2155901663
Fax: 2155903053
B.A. (Biology)
LaSalle University, 1991.
M.D. (Medicine)
Jefferson Medical College, 1995.
M.S.C.E. (Biostatistics and Epidemiology)
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 2009.
Post-Graduate Training
Pediatric Residency , St Christopher's Hospital , 1995-1998.
Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 1998-2002.
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Selected Publications

Mitchell JA,Chesi A, McCormack SE, Roy SM, Cousminer DL, Kalkwarf HJ, Lappe JM,Gilsanz V,Oberfield SE, Shepherd JA, Kelly A, Zemel BS, Grant Sf: Rare EN1 Variants and Pediatric Bone Mass. J Bone Miner Res March 2016 [ Epub ahead of print] Notes: Doi: 10.1002/jbmr.2833.

Roy S, Spivack J,Faith M, Chesi A, Mitchell J, kelly A, Grant S, McCormack, Zemel BS: Body Mass index versus weight- for -length in early infancy and obesity risk in early childhood. Pediatrics 2016.

Wendel D, Weber D, Leonard M, Magge S, Kelly A, Stallings V, Pipan M, Stettler N, Zemel BS: Body Compostion estimation using skinfolds in children with and without health conditions affecting growth and body composition. Annals of Human Biology 2016.

Hatch-Stein J, Kelly A, Pipan M, Hall W, Stallings V, Zemel BS: Patterns of growth in down syndrome. N/A 2016.

Mitchell J, Chesi A, elci O, McCormack S, Roy S, kalkwarf H, Lappe J, Gilsanz V, Oberfied S, Shepherd J, Kelly A, Grant S, Zemel BS: Physical activity benefits the skeleton of children genetically predisposed to lower bone density in adulthood. J Bone Miner Res (under revision) 2016.

Zemel BS, Winer K, Lappe JM, Gilsanz V, oberfield SE, Shepherd JA,Kelly A, Grant SF,Kalkwarf HJ: Characteristics of bone mineral apparent denisty of the lumbar spine in children. Results from the Bone Mineral Denisty in Childhood Study (planned submission to J Clin Endocrin metab) 2016.

Hatch-Stein J, Zemel BS, Prasad D, Pipan M, Magged S,Kelly A: Body composition as a guide for interpreting BMI growth charts in children with down syndrome. Pediatrics 2016.

Rustico SE, Kelly A, Monk HM, Calabria AC : Calcitriol Treatment in Metabolic Bone Disease of Prematurity with Elevated Parathyroid Hormone: A Preliminary Study. Journal of Clinical & Translational Endocrinology 2: 14-20, January 2015 [E-pub ahead of print] Notes: DOI information: 10.1016/j.jcte.2014.12.001.

Mitchell JA, Chesi A, Elci O,McCormack SE, Roy SM, Kalkwarf HJ,Lappe JM, Gilsanz V, Oberfield SE,Shepherd JA, Kelly A, Grant SF, Zemel BS: Genetic Risk Scores implicated in Adult Bone Fragility Associate With Pediatric Bone Density. J Bone Miner Res November 2015 [ Epub ahead of print] Notes: Doi: 10.1002/jbmr.2744.

Mitchell JA, Chesi A, Elci O, McCormack SE, Kalkwarf HJ, Lappe JM, Gilsanz V, Oberfield SE, Shepherd JA, Kelly A, Zemel BS, Grant SF: Genetics of Bone Mass in Childhood and Adolescence: Effects of Sex and Maturation Interactions. J Bone Miner Res 30(9): 1676-83, September 2015.

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