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Andrea Kelly

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

Contact information
Room 1559, 3535 Market Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 2155901663
Fax: 2155903053
B.A. (Biology)
LaSalle University, 1991.
M.D. (Medicine)
Jefferson Medical College, 1995.
M.S.C.E. (Biostatistics and Epidemiology)
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 2009.
Post-Graduate Training
Pediatric Residency , St Christopher's Hospital , 1995-1998.
Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, 1998-2002.
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Selected Publications

Rustico SE, Kelly A, Monk HM, Calabria AC : Calcitriol Treatment in Metabolic Bone Disease of Prematurity with Elevated Parathyroid Hormone: A Preliminary Study. Journal of Clinical & Translational Endocrinology 2: 14-20, January 2015 [E-pub ahead of print] Notes: DOI information: 10.1016/j.jcte.2014.12.001.

Mitchell Jonathan A, Chesi Alessandra, Elci Okan, McCormack Shana E, Kalkwarf Heidi J, Lappe Joan M, Gilsanz Vicente, Oberfield Sharon E, Shepherd John A, Kelly Andrea, Zemel Babette S, Grant Struan F A: Genetics of Bone Mass in Childhood and Adolescence: Effects of Sex and Maturation Interactions. Journal of bone and mineral research : the official journal of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research Mar 2015.

Roy Sani M, Chesi Alessandra, Mentch Frank, Xiao Rui, Chiavacci Rosetta, Mitchell Jonathan A, Kelly Andrea, Hakonarson Hakon, Grant Struan F A, Zemel Babette S, McCormack Shana E: Body Mass Index (BMI) Trajectories in Infancy Differ by Population Ancestry and May Presage Disparities in Early Childhood Obesity. The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism Page: jc20144028, Jan 2015.

Medina-Gómez C, Chesi A, Heppe DHM, Zemel BS, Yin J-L, Kalkwarf HJ, Hofman A, Lappe JM, Kelly A, Kayser M, Oberfield SE, Gilsanz V, Uitterlinden AG, Shepherd JA, Jaddoe VWV, Grant SFA, Lao O, Rivadeneira F: BMD Loci Contribute to Ethnic And Developmental Differences in Skeletal Fragility Across Populations: Assessment of Evolutionary Selection Pressures. Mol Evol Biol 32(11): 2961-72, 2015.

Chesi A, Mitchell JA, Kalkwarf HJ, Bradfield JP, Lappe JM, McCormack SE, Gilsanz V, Oberfield SE, Hakonarson H, Shepherd JA, Kelly A, Zemel BS, Grant SFA: A Trans-ethnic Genome-wide Association Study Identifies Gender Specific Loci Influencing Pediatric aBMD and BMC at the Distal Radius. Hum Mol Genet 24(17): 5053-9, 2015.

Mitchell JA, Chesi A, Elci O, McCormack SE, Kalkwarf HJ, Lappe JM, Gilsanz V, Oberfield SE, Shepherd JA, Kelly A, Zemel BS, Grant SF: Genetics of Bone Mass in Childhood and Adolescence: Effects of Sex and Maturation Interactions. J Bone Miner Res 30(9): 1676-83, 2015.

Kelly A, Kovatch KJ, Garber SJ: Metabolic Bone Disease Screening Practices Among U.S. Neonatologists. Clinical Pediatrics 53(11): 1077-83, October 2014.

Millington K, Miller V, Rubenstein RC, Kelly A: Patient and parent perceptions of the diagnosis and management of cystic fibrosis-related diabetes Journal of Clinical & Translational Endocrinology 1(3): 100-107, September 2014 Notes: DOI: 10.1016/j.jcte.2014.07.003.

Kelly A, Winer KK, Kalkwarf H, Oberfield SE, Lappe J, Gilsanz V, Zemel BS : Age-based Reference Ranges for Annual Height Velocity in U.S. Children. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 99(6): 2104-12, June 2014.

Wren TA, Kalkwarf HJ, Zemel BS, Lappe JM, Oberfield S, Shepherd JA, Winer KK, Gilsanz V; Bone Mineral Density in Childhood Study Group: Longitudinal tracking of dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry bone measures over 6 years in children and adolescents: persistence of low bone mass to maturity. J Pediatr 164(6): 1280-5, June 2014.

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