Jennifer H. Anolik, M.D., Ph.D.

Jennifer H. Anolik, M.D., Ph.D.

Contact Information

400 Red Creek Drive, Suite 240
Rochester, NY 14623

Appointment: (585) 486-0901

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Patient Care Bio

Dr. Anolik is an adult rheumatologist who practices in the University of Rochester's Lupus Clinic. Her research interests include the role of B cells in the pathophysiology of human systemic lupus and the study of new immuno-modulatory treatments for lupus. As part of the research group at the University of Rochester she has been one of the pioneers in the use of B-cell depletion for the therapy of autoimmune diseases and investigation of the effects of B cell depletion on immune function in SLE patients. She has also pioneered the use of tonsil biopsy as a means of probing immune dysregulation in autoimmune diseases, including SLE and RA.

Awards & Honors (National)

Eisenberg Memorial Lupus Lectureship | University of MO-Columbia | Columbia, MO 2008
Edmund Dubois Memorial Lectureship Award | American College of Rheumatology 2005
Rheumatology Fellow Award | American College of Rheumatology 2001
Medical Scientist Training Program Scholarship | NIH | University of Rochester 1994 - 1996
Medical Scientist Training Program Scholarship | NIH | University of Rochester 1988 - 1990

Awards & Honors (Local)

Lawrence Kohn Senior Teaching Fellow 2006 - 2008
Buswell Fellowship | University of Rochester Dept of Medicine | Rochester, NY 2003
NIH Training Grant T32-AI07169-16 | University of Rochester | Rochester, NY 2000 - 2002
Stuber Fellowship | University of Rochester | Rochester, NY 1999 - 2000
Raphael Dolin Resident Research Award | University of Rochester | Rochester, NY 1999
Stotz Fellowship | University of Rochester Biochemisty Dept | Rochester, NY 1991 - 1992
Phi Beta Kappa | Swathmore College 1988
Sigma Xi Scientific Research Society | Swathmore College 1988
Outstanding Senior Chemistry Student Award | American Institutue ofChemists | Swathmore College 1988
Dean's Letter of Recognition | University of Rochester | Rochester, NY 1988 - 1989
Summer Research Fellowship | Dana Foundation | Swathmore College 1987

Current Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Medicine, Allergy/Immunology and Rheumatology (SMD) - Primary
Associate Professor - Department of Microbiology and Immunology (SMD)
Associate Professor - Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine (SMD)

Specialties

Internal Medicine - American Board of Internal Medicine
Rheumatology - American Board of Internal Medicine

Education

MD | Medicine | Univ Rochester Sch Med/Dent1996
PhD | Biochemistry | Univ Rochester Sch Med/Dent1994
BA | Chemistry | Swarthmore College1988

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Rheumatology at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1999 - 06/30/2001
Residency in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1997 - 06/30/1999
Internship in Internal Medicine at University of Rochester Medical Center07/01/1996 - 06/30/1997