Jon M Burnham

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

Basiaga ML, Burrows EK, Denburg MR, Meyers KE, Grossman AB, Mamula P, Grundmeier RW, Burnham JM: Variation in preventive care in children receiving chronic glucocorticoid therapy. J Pediatr December 2016.

Cardinale CJ, Li D, Tian L, Connolly JJ, March ME, Hou C, Wang F, Snyder J, Kim CE, Chiavacci RM, Sleiman PM, Burnham, Hakonarson H.: Association of a rare NOTCH4 coding variant with systemic sclerosis: a family-based whole exome sequencing study. BMC Musculoskelet Disord 17(1): 462, November 2016.

Gmuca S, Boos MD, Treece A, Narula S, Billinghurst L, Bhatti T, Laje P, Perman MJ, Vossough A, Harding B, Burnham JM, Banwell B: Degos disease mimicking primary vasculitis of the CNS. Neurology - Neuroimmunology Neuroinflammation 3(2), February 2016.

Raslan A, Boneparth A, Leibowitz K, Bhise V, Basiaga ML, Burnham J, Moorthy N: Anti-MDA-5 Associated Arthritis and Fasciitis in an 11-year-old Boy. Annals of Paediatric Rheumatology January 2016 Notes: Online First.

Burnham JM, Meyers K: Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and the Kidney. Requisites in Pediatric Nephrology Page: In press, 2016.

Smith RJ, Boos MD, Burnham JM, McKay EM, Kim J, Jen M.: Atypical cutaneous blastomycosis in a child with juvenile idiopathic arthritis on infliximab. Pediatrics 136(5): 1386-9, November 2015 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Vajravelu ME, Tobolski J, Burrows E, Chilutti M, Xiao R, Bamba V, Willi S, Palladino A, Burnham JM, and McCormack SE: Peak cortisol response to corticotropin-releasing hormone is associated with age and body size in children referred for clinical testing: a retrospective review. International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology October 2015.

Smith RJ, Boos MD, Burnham JM, McKay EM, Kim J, Jen M.: Atypical cutaneous blastomycosis in a child with juvenile idiopathic arthritis on infliximab. Pediatrics October 2015 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

Zhao Y, Chauvin NA, Jaramillo D, Burnham JM: Aggressive therapy reduces disease activity without skeletal damage progression in chronic nonbacterial osteomyelitis. Journal of Rheumatology 42(7): 1245-51, July 2015 Notes: Epub ahead of print 2015 May 15.

Bout-Tabaku S, Shults J, Zemel BS, Leonard BM, Berkowitz RI, Stettler N, Burnham JM.: Obesity is associated with greater valgus knee alignment in pubertal children, and higher body mass index is associated with greater variability in knee alignment in girls. J. Rheumatol 42(1): 126-33, January 2015.

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Last updated: 12/12/2016
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