Jennifer M. Vittorio, MD
7/2013-7/2014 AASLD Advanced/Transplant Hepatology Fellowship Award
9/2013 SPLIT Annual Meeting Travel Award Recipient
2010-2011 Fellow of the Year Award, Columbia University Medical Center
11/2008 Teaching and Tomorrow Program NASPGHAN/CDHNF Conference
2008-2009 String of Pearls Resident Teaching Award, Georgetown University Hospital
2001 Phi Beta Kappa Fairfield University Chapter
2001 Alpha Sigma Nu National Jesuit Honor Society
2001 Pi Mu Epsilon National Mathematics Honor Society
2001 Alpha Mu Gamma National Foreign Language Honor Society (Spanish)
2001 Psi Chi National Psychology Honor Society
1999-2001 Vice President of the Fairfield University Neuroscience Society
1997-2001 Fairfield University Fellows Scholarship
1997-2001 Fairfield University Honors Program
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.