Jon M Burnham

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Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Associate Scholar, Center for Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
Division of Rheumatology
10103 Colket Building
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
34th & Civic Center Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2674265031
Fax: 215-590-1258
Education:
BA (Government)
Dartmouth College, 1992.
MD (Medicine)
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 1997.
MS (Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics)
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine , 2006.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

Dr. Burnham's research involves the impact of chronic inflammatory illnesses on musculoskeletal health during childhood and the impact of vitamin D deficiency on skeletal and non-skeletal outcomes in pediatric lupus.

Selected Publications

Grndmeier W, Burrows EK, Ramos M, Burnham JM.: Pediatric Chronic Glucocorticoid Therapy: Treatment, Screening and Prevention Patterns for Adverse Events. Poster Presentation at the Pediatric Academic Societies Annual Meeting, Vancouver, BC May 2014.

Lerman MA, Burnham JM, Chang PY, Daniel E, Foster SC, Hennessy S, Jabs DA, Joffe M, Kacmaz RO, Levy-Clarke GA, MillsMD, Nussenblatt RB, Rosenbaum JT, Suhler EB, Thorne JE, Kempen JH.: Response of Pediatric Uveitis to Tumor Necrosis Factor-? Inhibitors. J Rheumatol 40(8): 1394-403, August 2013.

Canna SW, Chauvin NA, Burnham JM: A 17 Year Old with Isolated Proximal Tibiofibular Joint Arthritis. Pediatr Rheumatol Online J 9(11): 1, January 2013.

Burnham JM: Inflammatory diseases and bone health in children. Curr Opin Rheumatol 24(5): 548-53, September 2012.

Lerman M, Burnham J, Behrens E: 1,25 dihydroxyvitamin D3 limits monocyte maturation in lupus sera. Lupus 20(7): 749-53, June 2011.

von Scheven E, Burnham JM: Vitamin D supplementation in the pediatric rheumatology clinic. Curr Rheumatol Rep 13(2): 110-6, April 2011.

Weiss PF, Klink AJ, Localio R, Hall M, Hexem K, Burnham JM, Keren R, Feudtner C.: Corticosteroids may improve clinical outcomes during hospitalization for Henoch-Schonlein Purpura. Pediatrics 126(4): 674-81, October 2010.

Thayu M, Denson LA, Shults J, Zemel BS, Burnham JM, Baldassano RN, Howard KM, Ryan A, Leonard MB: Determinants of changes in linear growth and body composition in incident pediatric Crohn's disease. Gastroenterology 139(2): 430-8, August 2010.

Leonard MB, Elmi A, Mostoufi-Moab S, Shults J, Burnham JM, Thayu M, Kibe L, Wetzsteon RJ, Zemel BS: Effects of sex, race, and puberty on cortical bone and the functional muscle bone unit in children, adolescents, and young adults. J Clin Endocrinol Metab 95(4): 1681-9, April 2010.

Weiss PF, Klink AJ, Hexem K, Burnham JM, Leonard MB, Keren R, Localio R, Feudtner C: Variation in inpatient therapy and diagnostic evaluation of children with Henoch Schonlein Purpura. J Pediatr 155(6), December 2009.

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