Colin Patrick Hawkes, MBBChB MEd MD PhD

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

Contact information
Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes, 11NW,
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia,
34th St and Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2155903174
Fax: 2155903053
BS (Medical Science)
University College Cork, 2007.
MBBChB (Medicine)
University College Cork, 2007.
DCH (Child Health)
Royal College of Surgeons of Ireland, 2009.
MD (Pediatrics (Doctoral Thesis))
University College Cork, 2013.
MEd (Education: Smartphone Education in Type 1 Diabetes)
University College Cork, 2013.
PhD (Medicine: Growth and the GH/IGF-I Axis)
University College Cork, 2018.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Growth hormone
Insulin-like growth factor-I
Childhood growth
Type 1 diabetes
Pediatric endocrinology

Description of Other Expertise

smartphone application development

Description of Research Expertise

Growth hormone
Insulin-like growth factor-I
Childhood growth
Type 1 diabetes

Selected Publications

Barrett B, Hawkes CP, Isaza A, Bauer AJ: The effects of amiodarone on thyroid function in pediatric and young adult patients. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism June (In Press) 2019.

Hawkes CP, Willi SM, Murphy KM: A structured one-year education program for children with newly diagnosed type 1 diabetes improves early glycemic control. Pediatric Diabetes June 2019.

Jain NK, Mostoufi-Moab S, Hawkes CP, Nelson N, Surrey LF, Jones ZS, Adzick NS, Kazahaya K, Bauer AJ: Exrathyroidal extension rather than nodule size predicts regional lymph node metastasis in differentiated thyroid cancer in children and adolescents. Thyroid May (In Press) 2019.

Hawkes CP, De Leon DD, Rickels MR: Novel preparations of glucagon for the prevention and treatment of hypoglycaemia. Diabetes Current Opinion May (In Press) 2019.

Hitt T, Smith J, Forth E, Garren P, De La Vega M, Gettings J, Hawkes CP, Willi SM: Fear of hypoglycaemia impacts quality of life in adolescents with type 1 diabetes. Poster Presentation. Pediatric Endocrine Society Annual Meeting, Baltimore May 2019.

Colin P Hawkes, Adriana Herrera Lizarazo, Brenda Kohn, Shana E McCormack, Craig Alter: Posterior pituitary disorders: Anatomy and Physiology, Central Diabetes Insipidus and Syndrome of Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone. Pituitary Disorders of Childhood: Diagnosis and Clinical Management. Brenda Kohn (eds.). Springer International Publishing, Page: 201-25, April 2019.

Hawkes CP, Grimberg A, Kenny LC, Kiely M, Hourihane JOB, Irvine AD, McPhaul MJ, Caulfield MP, Zemel BS, Murray DM.: The relationship between IGF-I and -II concentrations and body composition at birth and over the first 2 months. Pediatric Research 85(5): 687-692, April 2019.

Hawkes CP, Lado JJ, Givler S, De Leon DD: The Effect of Continuous Intravenous Glucagon on Glucose Requirements in Infants with Congenital Hyperinsulinism. Journal of Inherited Metabolic Disease Reports 45: 45-50, February 2019.

Hawkes CP, Mostoufi-Moab S: The Impact of Fat-Bone Interaction Within the Bone Marrow Milieu on Hematopoiesis and Metabolism. Bone 119: 57-64, February 2019.

McGrath N, Hawkes CP, Mayne P, Murphy N: Optimal timing of repeat newborn screening for congenital hypothyroidism in preterm infants to detect delayed TSH elevation and decompensated congenital hypothyroidism. Journal of Pediatrics 205: 77-82, February 2019.

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Last updated: 06/28/2019
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