Jennifer M. Vittorio, MD
Project: Serotonin promotes periportal inflammation and fatty infiltration of the liver in a murine model of necrotizing enterocolitis.
Accepted for oral presentation at American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD) Annual Meeting on November 11, 2012.
Abstract selected for presentation at 2013 Annual SPLIT Meeting on September 26, 2013.
Direct support funds awarded by AASLD
Jennifer M. Vittorio, MD, is Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in Pediatric Hepatology and Assistant Attending Pediatrician at NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital. Dr. Vittorio’s position directly follows completion of her advanced transplant hepatology fellowship and pediatric gastroenterology, hepatology, and nutrition fellowship at Columbia University Medical Center.
Prior to her fellowships, she completed her medical education, internship, and residency at Georgetown University Hospital. Having completed a dual residency in both internal medicine and pediatrics, Dr. Vittorio has a particular interest and specializes in the transition of adolescent liver transplant recipients from pediatric to adult health care services. Her other clinical and research interests include pediatric transplant hepatology, acute liver failure, and cholestatic liver disease in children.
Dr. Vittorio is Board Certified in pediatric gastroenterology and board eligible in transplant hepatology.