Amy M. Jean, MD

  • Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Professional and Scientific Society Memberships

  • American Academy of Pediatrics, 2002-2009 
  • Lawson Wilkins Pediatric Endocrine Society, 2006-2009 
  • Endocrine Society, 2006-Present 
  • American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists, 2006-2009 
  • American Diabetes Association, 2006–2016
  • Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation– WV Branch , 2012-2017 

Education & Training

  • BA, Biology, University of Pennsylvania, 1996
  • MD, Marshall University, 2002
  • Residency in Pediatrics, UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, 2002-2005
  • Clinical Fellowship in Pediatric Endocrinology, Children's Hospital of New York, 2005-2008

Selected Publications

C March, SF Witchel, AM Jean, O Escobar. A Novel Mutation Leading to a Classic Case of Pseudohypoparathyroidism Type 1A. Accepted to April 2019 Pediatric Academic Society Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD 

R Conroy, I Fennoy, AA Hassoun, AM Jean, D DeSantis, K Pavlovich, E Shamoon, L Iazetti, R Rappaport, C Boucher-Berry, DE Carey, PW Speiser, FJ Jacques, L Michel, S Accacha, R Gupta, A Bhangoo, M Chickajajur, S Shelov, S Ten, W Rosenfeld, M Rosenbaum.  Retinol Binding Protein 4 is Associated with Markers of Adiposity-Related Co-Morbidities in Children. Accepted to June 2010 Endocrine Society Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA 

L Michel, W Rosenfeld, M Rosenbaum, RM Conroy, I Fennoy, AM Jean, D DeSantis, K Pavlovich, E Shamoon, S Close, L Iazetti, R Rapaport, DE Carey, C Boucher-Berry, PW Speiser, FJ Jacques, R Gupta, S Shelov, S Ten, and S Accacha.  Plasma Advanced Glycation End Products (AGEs) And Their Correlation With Inflammatory Markers in Middle School Age Children.  Accepted to June 2010 Endocrine Society Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA 

C Boucher-Berry, PW Speiser, DE Carey, S Accacha, L Altshuler, S Close, R Conroy, D DeSantis, I Fennoy, A Hassoun, L Iazetti, FJ Jacques, AM Jean, B Lowell, L Michel, K Pavlovich, R Rapaport, W Rosenfeld, A Rouse, E Shamoon, S Shelov, S Ten, and M Rosenbaum. Vitamin D and Osteocalcin Are Assoicated with Insulin Sensitivity and Fat Mass in Healthy Middle School Children.  Accepted to June 2010 Endocrine Society Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA 

AM Jean, J Korner, I Conwell, RJ Shonkwiler, JL Zitsman, R Conroy, K Kiefer, C Raker, S Zwany, SE Oberfield, I Fennoy.  The Impact of Gastric Banding on Ghrelin, PYY, Leptin, and Insulin Resistance in Adolescents. Accepted to June 2009 Endocrine Society Annual Meeting, Washington, DC 

E Lee, A Jean, SE Oberfield, K Kiefer, C Raker, JL Zitsman, I Fennoy.  Effect of Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding (LAGB) on Metabolic Syndrome & its Risk Factors in Morbidly Obese Adolescents.  Accepted to April 2009 National Student Research Forum, Galvaston, TX and June 2009 Endocrine Society Annual Meeting, Washington, DC 

RL. Levine, R. Purushothaman, M. Chickajajur, M. Chatterjee, L. Font, C. Boucher-Berry, S. Accacha, F. J. Jaques, A. Jean, A. Hassoun, K. Pavlovich, E. Shamoon, D. DeSantis, B. Lowell, A. Koltun, B. Broschart, L. Iazzett, I. Fennoy, S. Ten, P. W. Speiser, D. E. Carey, R. Rapaport, W. Rosenfeld, S. Shelov, and M. Rosenbaum.  The ROAD Project:  Ethnic Differences in Diabetes Risk Factors in Children. Accepted to May 2009 Pediatric Academic Society Annual Meeting, Baltimore, MD 

MA Witt, J Schauben, I Fennoy, A Jean, J Fisher, J Zitsman.  Laparoscopic Adjustable Gastric Banding (LAGB) in Obese Adolescents: Impact on Weight, Lifestyle modification, and Cardiovascular Risk Factors.  Accepted to June 2008 American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery 25th Annual Meeting, Washington, DC  

AB Sopher, AM Jean, SK Zwany, DM Winston, CB Pomeranz, I Rusu, J Korner, DJ McMahon, A Hassoun, I Fennoy, SE Oberfield.  Metabolic Factors Associated with Bone Age Advancement in Prepubertal Children with Premature Adrenarche and Controls.  Accepted to June 2008 Endocrine Society Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California 

I Fennoy, JL Zitsman, AM Jean, MA Witt, AB Sopher, S Zwany, CB Pomeranz, SE Oberfield.  Six Month Changes in Insulin Resistance and Cardiovascular Risk Factors Post-Laparoscopic Gastric Banding (LAGB) in Morbidly Obese Adolescents.  Accepted to June 2008 Endocrine Society Annual Meeting, San Francisco, California 

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