Jessica L. Roesser, M.D.

Jessica L. Roesser, M.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 671
Rochester, NY 14642

Research Bio

• The picky eating habits of children with autism spectrum disorders and
their resulting nutritional status
• The AAP recommended genetic and etiologic testing of children with ASD
and finding improved ways to predict who should have genetic,
metabolic or radiologic testing
• Using Electronic Medical Records (EMR) to teach residents at the point of
care about developmental disabilities and autism

Recent Journal Articles

2011 Sep
Roesser J. "Diagnostic yield of genetic testing in children diagnosed with autism spectrum disorders at a regional referral center." Clinical pediatrics. 2011 Sep; 50(9):834-43. Epub 2011 Apr 27.

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Pediatrics, Neurodevelopmental & Behavioral Pediatrics (SMD) - Primary


Developmental – Behavioral Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics


MD | Medicine | Michigan St University College Human Medicine2003
BS | Biochemistry | Calvin College1999

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Developmental Pediatrics at Strong Memorial Hospital- GME Office10/01/2006 - 09/30/2009
Residency in Pediatrics at Strong Memorial Hospital- GME Office07/01/2004 - 10/03/2006
Internship in Pediatrics at Strong Memorial Hospital- GME Office07/01/2003 - 06/30/2004