Katherine Lord, MD

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Associate Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Inpatient Medical Director, Endocrinology, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
The Hub for Clinical Collaboration
Division of Endocrinology, 7th Floor
3500 Civic Center Blvd
Philadelphia, PA 19104
B.A. (History)
Northwestern University, 2000.
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, 2007.
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Selected Publications

Boodhansingh KE, Yang Z, Li C, Chen P, Lord K, Becker SA, States LJ, Adzick NS, Bhatti T, Show-Ling S, Ganguly A, Stanley CA, De Leon DD: Localized Islet Nuclear Enlargement Hyperinsulinism (LINE-HI) due to ABCC8 and GCK Mosaic Mutations. European Journal of Endocrinology June 2022.

Cuff H, Lord K, Ballester L, Scully T, Stewart N, De Leon DD: The Use of Lanreotide in the Treatment of Congenital Hyperinsulinism. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism May 2022.

Rosenfeld E, Mitteer L, Boodhansingh K, Becker SA, McKnight H, Boyajian L, Ackermann AM, Kalish JM, Bhatti TR, States LJ, Adzick NS, Lord K, De León DD: Case Report: Two Distinct Focal Congenital Hyperinsulinism Lesions Resulting From Separate Genetic Events. Frontiers in Pediatrics July 2021.

Sheppard SE, Barrett B, Muraresku C, McKnight H, De Leon D, Lord K, Ganetzky R: Heterozygous recurrent HNF4A variant p.Arg85Trp causes Fanconi renotubular syndrome 4 with maturity onset diabetes of the young, an autosomal dominant phenocopy of Fanconi Bickel syndrome with colobomas American Journal of Medical Genetics 185(2): 566-570, Feb 2021.

Lord K, DeLeon DD: Meeting Report: Updates in the Diagnosis and Management of Hyperinsulinism and Neonatal Hypoglycemia: Highlights from the Fourth International Hyperinsulinism Symposium Pediatric Endocrinology Review 17(3): 268-277, June 2020.

Kaushal T, Lord K, Olsen R, Mehta S, Clark S, Laskin B, Traynor D, Taylor A, Shaw K, Srinivasan V : Improving Disposition Decision-Making for Pediatric Diabetic Ketoacidosis: A Quality Improvement Study Pediatric Quality and Safety 5(2): e260, Feb 2020.

Lord K, De Leon DD: Treatment and Outcomes of Congenital Hyperinsulinism. UpToDate 2020.

Lord K, De Leon DD: Pathogenesis, Clinical Presentation and Diagnosis of Congenital Hyperinsulinism. UpToDate 2020.

Sheppard SE, Lalonde E, Adzick NS, Beck AE, Bhatti T, De Leon DD, Duffy KA, Ganguly A, Hathaway E, Ji J, Linn R, Lord K, Randolph LM, Sajorda B, States L, Conlin LK, Kalish JM: Androgenetic chimerism as an etiology for Beckwith-Wiedemann syndrome: diagnosis and management. Genetics in Medicine 21(11): 2644–2649, Nov 2019.

Rayannavar A, Mitteer L, Lord K, Hawkes C, Balliro C, El-Khatib F, Damiano E, Russell S, De Leon DD: Bihormonal Bionic Pancreas for the Treatment of Post-Pancreatectomy Diabetes in Individuals with Congenital Hyperinsulinism – A Pilot Study. 79th Scientific Sessions of the American Diabetes Association, San Francisco, CA June 2019 Notes: Poster.

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