Department of Pediatrics - Adolescent Medicine Research

Fellowship Research

Current Fellows

Katherine Blumoff Greenberg, M.D., Third Year Fellow

Research Project: Pediatric residency education in adolescent medicine

Research Mentors: Constance D. Baldwin, Ph.D., Cheryl Kodjo, M.D., M.P.H., Rachael H. Phelps, M.D., Laura P. Shone, M.S.W., Dr.P.H.

Publications

  • Greenberg KB, Kodjo C, Baldwin CD, Shone LP. Improving a pediatric residency rotation in adolescent medicine. Journal of Adolescent Health, 2014;54:S55.
  • Greenberg KB, Kodjo C, Kreipe R, Coles MS. Creating clinical services for transgender youth in an academic medical center: an application of the patient-centered medical home (PCMH) model. Journal of Adolescent Health, 2014;54:S55.
  • Blumoff Greenberg K, Makino K, Coles M. Factors associated with provision of long-acting reversible contraception to teens among adolescent health care providers. J Adol Health, 2013 Mar;52(3):372-4. PMID: 23427785
  • Blumoff Greenberg K, Obijuru L, Kreipe R. Psychosocial Issues in Teen Parenting: Predictors, Outcomes, and Interventions, Case #1074. The University of Rochester Medical Center, Peri-FACTS Education Program (2014).  Rochester, NY:  The University of Rochester.
  • Greenberg KB, Makino KK, Coles MS.
    Factors associated with provision of long-acting reversible contraception among adolescent health care providers.
    J Adolesc Health. 2013 Mar;52(3):372-4.
  • Garcia-Lerma J, Nidtha S, Blumoff K, Weindtock H, Heneine W.
    Increased ability for selection of zidovudine resistance class of wild-type HOV-1 from drug-naïve persons.
    Proc Natl Acad Sci USA. 2001 November 20;98(24):13907-13912.

Presentations

  • Blumoff Greenberg, K, et al. Improving a pediatric resident rotation in adolescent medicine. Poster presentation, Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine 2014 Annual Meeting, Austin, TX, March 2014.
  • Blumoff Greenberg, K, et al. Starting a clinic for transgender youth in an academic medical center: applications of the primary care medical home model. Poster presentation, Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine 2014 Annual Meeting, Austin, TX, March 2014.
  • Blumoff Greenberg, K, Makino, K, Coles, M. Factors Associated With Provision of Long-Acting Reversible Contraception Among Adolescent Health Care Providers. Poster presentation, Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine 2013 Annual Meeting, Atlanta, Georgia, March 2013.
  • Blumoff Greenberg K, Pippen J, Bitar N, O'Riordan MA, Lazebnik R. The Intergenerational Cycle of Teen Motherhood: A Narrative Explanatory Model. Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine Annual Meeting, March 2011, Seattle, WA. Poster Presentation.
  • Blumoff Greenberg K and Bitar N. Giving a Voice to Teen Mothers: A Narrative Exploring the Intergenerational Cycle of Teen Parenting. Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital Science Day, June 2010, Cleveland, OH. Platform.
  • Blumoff K, Jacob-Zysman A, Russell H, Anjorin E, Fine S. The HIV-Related Knowledge, Beliefs, and Sexual Practices of Women in Cameroon. Poster, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry Center for Advocacy, Community Health, Education and Diversity Grant Poster Day, 2004.

Laura Obijuru, M.D., Third Year Fellow

Research Project: Etonogestrel implants in adolescents: experience, bleeding pattern and discontinuation rate

Research Mentors: Cheryl Kodjo, M.D., M.P.H., Richard E. Kreipe, M.D., Olle Jane Z. Sahler, M.D., Susan Yussman, M.D., M.P.H.

Publications

Recent Graduates

LeKeyah Wilson, M.D.

Research Project: Successful interventions of Rochester Youth Violence Partnership (RYVP) through qualitative interviews
Research Mentors: C. Andrew Aligne, M.D., M.P.H., Richard E. Kreipe, M.D., Scott McIntosh, Ph.D., Michael A. Scharf, M.D., Laura P. Shone, M.S.W., Dr.P.H.

Publications

Taylor B. Starr, D.O., M.P.H.

Taylor B. Starr, D.O., M.P.H.

Research Project: Communicating with adolescents: web-based curriculum for providers

Research Mentors: Richard E. Kreipe, M.D., Constance D. Baldwin, Ph.D., Laura P. Shone, M.S.W., Dr.P.H., Judith Fonzi, Ph.D.

Publications

  • Starr T, Kreipe R. Adolescent Prescription Drug Abuse is a Problem: How Providers Can Be Part of the Solution. The Bulletin. 2012; 78(3): 28-29.

Jennifer Linebarger, M.D., M.P.H., F.A.A.P.

Research Project: Resilience in adolescents with cancer: impact of cyberspace

Research Mentors: Robert G. Holloway, M.D., M.P.H., David N. Korones, M.D., Olle Jane Z. Sahler, M.D.

Publications

Mandy Coles, M.D., M.P.H.

Research Project: Emergency contraception/medical abortion knowledge and access

Research Mentors: Susan “Shellie” Yussman, M.D., M.P.H., David M. Siegel, M.D., M.P.H., Rachael H. Phelps, M.D., Jonathan D. Klein, M.D., M.P.H.

Publications