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Rebecca L. Abell, D.O.
UR Medicine Faculty The University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group (URMFG) consists of over 900 specialist and primary care providers spanning 19 departments. URMFG is certified by the National Committee for Quality Assurance.
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About Me

My clinical interests include general pediatric gastroenterology as well as inflammatory bowel disease.

Certified Specialties

Pediatric Gastroenterology - American Board of Pediatrics

Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics

Faculty Appointments

Associate Professor - Department of Pediatrics, Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition (SMD)


Residency & Fellowship

Fellowship, Pediatric Gastroenterology, State University of New York at Stony Brook. 2010 - 2013

Fellowship, Pediatrics, Baystate Medical Center. 2009 - 2010

Residency, Pediatrics, Baystate Medical Center. 2007 - 2009

Internship, Pediatrics, Baystate Medical Center. 2006 - 2007


DO | University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine. 2006


Abbott Nutrition Educational Grant. 2012

Abbott Nutrition Educational Travel Grant. 2011

Shire Educational Grant. 2010


I have pursued research in the areas of inflammatory bowel disease, Celiac disease and parenteral nutrition.


Journal Articles

P018?How to Improve Transition of Pediatric IBD Patients Through Use of EMR.

The American journal of gastroenterology.. 2021 December 1116 (Suppl 1):S4-S5. Epub 1900 01 01.

Unexpectedly High Prevalence of Cystoisospora belli Infection in Acalculous Gallbladders of Immunocompetent Patients.

Noor M, Katzman PJ, Huber AR, Findeis-Hosey JJ, Whitney-Miller C, Gonzalez RS, Zhou Z, N'kodia HD, Skonick K, Abell RL, Saubermann LJ, Lamps LW, Drage MG

American journal of clinical pathology.. 2019 January 1151 (1):100-107. Epub 1900 01 01.

Competencies, Milestones, and a Level of Supervision Scale for Entrustable Professional Activities for Scholarship.

Mink RB, Myers AL, Turner DA, Carraccio CL

Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges.. 2018 November 93 (11):1668-1672. Epub 1900 01 01.

Creating the Subspecialty Pediatrics Investigator Network.

Mink R, Schwartz A, Carraccio C, High P, Dammann C, McGann KA, Kesselheim J, Herman B,

The Journal of pediatrics.. 2018 January 192 :3-4.e2. Epub 1900 01 01.

Transition from Pediatric to Adult Centered Care: Lessons from the Literature and the Trenches.

Abell RL, Winter M, Kreipe RE

Adolescent medicine: state of the art reviews.. 2016 27 (1):193-208. Epub 1900 01 01.

The prevalence of abnormal metabolic parameters in obese and overweight children.

Salvatore D, Satnick A, Abell R, Messina CR, Chawla A

JPEN. Journal of parenteral and enteral nutrition.. 2014 September 38 (7):852-5. Epub 07/12/2013.

Ulcerative colitis in a child with partial trisomy 16.

Abell R, Difalco J, Morganstern J

Journal of Crohn's & colitis.. 2013 October 7 (9):e403. Epub 05/02/2013.

Case of Severe Unconjugated Hyperbilirubinemia in a Neonate Heterozygous for Gilbert Syndrome

Abell R, Monteleone B, Chawla A.

Hereditary Genetics 1:114. 2012; doi:10.4172/2161-1041.1000114.

An Unusual Presentation of Jejunal Atresia in a Toddler

Abell R, Khlevner J, Lee T, Chawla A.

Scientific Reports. 2012; 1: 112. doi:10.4172/scientificre.

P2Y Receptor Regulation of PAI-1 Expression in Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells

Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology. 2000; 20: 866-873.

Prevalence of Cystoisospora belli infection in acalculous gallbladder disease of the young

Mushal Noor, Jennifer Findeis-Hosey, Raul S Gonzalez, Aaron R Huber, Laura W. Lamps, Rebecca Abell, Lawrence Saubermann, Christa Whiteny-Miller, Zhongren Zhou, Phil Katzman, and Michael G. Drage.

Submitted for publication. .

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