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Jamie E. Mehringer, M.D.

Contact Information

Phone Numbers

Appointment: (585) 276-3000

URMFGA member of the University of Rochester Medical Faculty Group

groupAn Accountable Health Partner

assignmentAccepting New Patients

Faculty Appointments

Patient Care Setting

Pediatrics

Biography

Dr. Mehringer earned his undergraduate degree at MIT, graduated AOA from medical school at Case Western, and completed his pediatrics residency and an additional chief year at the University of Vermont, where he co-founded Vermont's first clinic dedicated to providing gender affirming care for transgender youth. He completed his fellowship training in Adolescent Medicine at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. He has worked for many years to advocate and improve health services for LGBTQ youth. His most recent research has focused on the impact of chest dysphoria and masculinizing reconstructive chest surgery in transmasculine youth. Dr. Mehringer is passionate about serving youth from marginalized communities, transgender health, sexual/reproductive health and justice, fighting to eliminate health inequities, and dismantling systemic oppression.

Credentials

Specialties

  • Pediatrics - American Board of Pediatrics

Education

2013
MD | Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Post-doctoral Training & Residency

07/07/2017 - 07/06/2020
Fellowship in Adolescent Medicine at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

07/01/2014 - 06/30/2016
Residency in Pediatrics at University of Vermont College of Medicine

06/23/2013 - 06/30/2014
Internship in Pediatrics at Fletcher Allen Health Care

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Awards

2016
Resident Teaching Award
Sponsor: UVM Children's Hospital, Dept of Pediatrics

2014
All for One Award
Sponsor: UVM Children's Hospital

2012
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society

2010
Life Saving Award
Sponsor: MIT Police Dept

2009 - 2013
Dean's Scholarship
Sponsor: Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

2009
Phi Beta Kappa Academic Honor Society

2008
Hans Lukas Teuber Award for Academic Achievement
Sponsor: MIT Dept of Brain and Cognitive Science

2007
Hans Lukas Teuber Award for Academic Achievement
Sponsor: MIT Dept of Brain and Cognitive Science

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Publications

Journal Articles

8/2020
Wood SM, White K, Peebles R, Pickel J, Alausa M, Mehringer J, Dowshen N. "Outcomes of a Rapid Adolescent Telehealth Scale-Up During the COVID-19 Pandemic." The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine.. 2020 Aug 0; 67(2):172-178. Epub 2020 Jun 28.

6/2020
"Promoting Health Equality and Nondiscrimination for Transgender and Gender-Diverse Youth." The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine.. 2020 Jun 0; 66(6):761-765.

2/2020
Mehringer JE, Dowshen NL. "Opportunities and Challenges for Previsit Screening for Sexual and Gender Identity Among Adolescents in Primary Care." The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine.. 2020 Feb 0; 66(2):133-134.

Books & Chapters

2020
Chapter Title: Serving Youth Who Are Transgender and Gender Diverse
Book Title: Reaching Teens, 2nd Ed
Author List: Mehringer J, McClain Z, Hawkins L, Dowshen N
Edited By: Ginsburg K, McClain Z
Published By: American Academy of Pediatrics 2020

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