Jay J. Mehta, MD, MS

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
3401 Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Education:
BS (Brain and Cognitive Sciences)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1998.
MD (Medicine)
University of Nevada School of Medicine, 2003.
MS (Translational Research)
University of Pennsylvania, 2010.
M. Ed (Medical Education (anticipated))
University of Pennsylvania, 2018.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Dr. Mehta has a clinical and research interest in Childhood Sjogren Syndrome and leads international efforts to classify and characterize this disorder

Description of Other Expertise

Dr. Mehta is a nationally-recognized pediatric rheumatology medical educator.

Selected Publications

Richard Mink, Alan Schwartz, Carol Carraccio, Pamela High, Christiane Dammann, Kathleen A. McGann, Jennifer Kesselheim,, Bruce Herman, and the Steering Committee of the Subspecialty Pediatrics Investigator Network: Creating the Subspecialty Pediatrics Investigator Network The Journal of Pediatrics 192: 3-4, January 2018.

Mehta J; Beukelman T: Biologic Agents in the Treatment of Childhood-Onset Rheumatic Disease. Journal of Pediatrics S0022-3476(17): doi: 10.1016, July 2017.

Gmuca, S; Lieberman S; Mehta J: Pediatric Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorder and Sjögren Syndrome: More Common Than Previously Thought? Journal of Rheumatology 44(6): 959-960, Jun 2017.

Mehta J: "Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis", "Tendinitis and Tendinosis", "Transient Synovitis" The 5-Minute Pediatric Consult, 8e 2017 Notes: in press.

Mehta J: Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis. Merck Manual 2017 Notes: in press.

Mehta J: Moving towards optimal therapy in paediatric rheumatology. Nat Rev Rheumatol. 12(4): 242, 2016.

Tamar Rubinstein, Dawn Wahezi, Jay Mehta, Norman Ilowite, Debbie Rybak, Jordan Brodsky, Nicole Jordan, Ruth Stein, and Chaim Putterman: Mood Disorder Is Highly Prevalent in a Multi-Ethnic Urban Pediatric Lupus Cohort. American College of Rheumatology Annual Scientific Meeting, San Francisco, CA November 2015 Notes: poster.

Mehta J, Singh N, Lieberman S: A Comparison of Clinical and Serologic Profiles of Children with Sjogren Syndrome Based on the Presence or Absence of Parotitis. American College of Rheumatology Annual Scientific Meeting, Boston, MA November 2014 Notes: Poster.

Pillai S, Mehta J, Levin T, Muzumdar H, Nandalike K: Shrinking lung syndrome presenting as an initial pulmonary manifestation of SLE. Lupus 23(11): 1201-3, Oct 2014.

Mehta, Yokogawa N, Lieberman S: A Comparison of Serologic Profiles of Children with Sjogren Syndrome Based on the Presence or Absence of Parotitis. Pediatric Rheumatology Symposium, Orlando, FL April 2014 Notes: Poster.

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