Jennifer Kelley, MD, MSCE

Jennifer Kelley, MD, MSCE

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Pediatric Endocrinology
Office Address
Village at Vanderbilt
1500 21st Ave South
Room / Suite
(615) 322-7427

Endocrinology, Pediatric
University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH, 2009
Pediatric Residency-Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH
Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship-Children's Hospital at Philadelphia, PA
Master of Science in Clinical Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, 2019

Clinical Interests

Type 1 diabetes mellitus, Type 2 diabetes mellitus, Maturity onset diabetes of the young (MODY), Lipid disorders, Growth disorders, Disorders of puberty, Thyroid disorders, Pituitary disorders, Adrenal disorders

Research Information

Dr. Kelley's studies have included examinations of longitudinal changes in bone and body composition in obese adolescents undergoing weight loss as well as in newly diagnosed children with type 1 diabetes. She has also conducted studies evaluating lipid abnormalities in high risk pediatric populations. Dr. Kelley's clinical and research interests within lipidology include familial hypercholesterolemia, hypertriglyceridemia and abnormal lipoprotein(a) in children. She is currently a local principal investigator for clinical trials, including use of PCSK-9 inhibitors in children with familial hypercholesterolemia. She also is a local principal investigator in the Type 1 Diabetes Exchange, a multi-institutional collaboration to improve the lives and care of patients with type 1 diabetes.