Rebecca L. Abell, D.O.

Rebecca L. Abell, D.O.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box 667
Rochester, NY 14642

Research Bio

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

Awards & Honors (Local)

Abbott Nutrition Educational Grant 2012
Abbott Nutrition Educational Travel Grant 2011
Shire Educational Grant 2010

Recent Journal Articles

2014 Sep
Salvatore D, Satnick A, Abell R, Messina CR, Chawla A. "The prevalence of abnormal metabolic parameters in obese and overweight children." JPEN. Journal of parenteral and enteral nutrition. 2014 Sep; 38(7):852-5. Epub 2013 Jul 12.
2013 Oct
Abell R, Difalco J, Morganstern J. "Ulcerative colitis in a child with partial trisomy 16." Journal of Crohn's & colitis. 2013 Oct; 7(9):e403. Epub 2013 May 02.
Abell R, Monteleone B, Chawla A. "Case of Severe Unconjugated Hyperbilirubinemia in a Neonate Heterozygous for Gilbert Syndrome". Hereditary Genetics 1:114. 2012; doi:10.4172/2161-1041.1000114. Link
Abell R, Khlevner J, Lee T, Chawla A. "An Unusual Presentation of Jejunal Atresia in a Toddler". Scientific Reports. 2012; 1: 112. doi:10.4172/scientificre. Link
Bouchie JL, Chen HC, Carney R, Bagot JC, Wilden PA, Feener EP. "P2Y Receptor Regulation of PAI-1 Expression in Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells". Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology. 2000; 20: 866-873.

Current Appointments

Assistant Professor - Department of Pediatrics, Gastroenterology/Nutrition (SMD) - Primary


Pediatric Gastroenterology - American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics


DO | Osteopathy | University of New England College of Osteopathic Medicine2006
BS | Biology | Boston College2000

Post-Doctoral Training & Residency

Fellowship in Pediatric Gastroenterology at Stony Brook University Hospital07/01/2010 - 06/30/2013
Fellowship in Pediatrics at Baystate Medical Center07/01/2009 - 06/30/2010
Residency in Pediatrics at Baystate Medical Center07/01/2007 - 06/28/2009
Internship in Pediatrics at Baystate Medical Center07/01/2006 - 06/30/2007