Jennifer L. Dotson, MD :: Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

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Contact Information

Gastroenterology / Nutrition
700 Children's Dr
Columbus, OH 43205 [ map ]
PH: (614) 722-3450
FX: (614) 722-3454

Biography

Jennifer L. Dotson, MD, MPH, is an attending pediatric gastroenterologist at Nationwide Children's and an assistant professor of clinical pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine. Dr. Dotson’s clinical interests involve all aspects of pediatric gastroenterology, with a special interest in inflammatory bowel disease. As a principal investigator in the Center for Innovation in Pediatric Practice at The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's, she conducts clinical research in comparative effectiveness and outcomes-based research in pediatric IBD. Her interests are studying rare events and health care disparities. Dr. Dotson received the prestigious 2012 NASPGHAN Foundation/Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America Young Investigator Grant to support her work on health care disparities in children with Crohn's disease.

Gender:

  • Female

Languages Spoken:

  • English

Research Interests

Research Center:

Areas of Interest:

  • As a principal investigator in the Center for Innovation in Pediatric Practice at The Research Institute at Nationwide Children's Hospital, she conducts clinical research in comparative effectiveness and outcomes-based research in pediatric IBD. Her interests are studying rare events and healthcare disparities.

Education and Training

Medical School

  • University of Louisville School of Medicine
    Date Completed: 06/23/2006

Residency

  • Nationwide Children's Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/30/2009

Master of Public Health

  • The Ohio State University
    Date Completed: 12/01/2011

Fellowship

  • Nationwide Children's Hospital
    Date Completed: 06/30/2012

Department:

  • Pediatrics

Section:

  • Gastroenterology/Nutrition

Specialty:

  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • Pediatrics

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital:

  • 01/28/2011

Publications

  • Dotson,Jennifer,L; Nwomeh,Benedict; Andridge,Rebecca; Anderson,Sarah,E; Crandall,Wallace,V. 2013. Variation in management of intra-abdominal abscesses in children with Crohn's disease.  Inflammatory bowel diseases. Vol. 19, no. 4. (March): 818-825.
  • Dotson,Jennifer; Crandall,Wallace; Bout-Tabaku,Sharon. 2011. Exploring the differential diagnosis of joint complaints in pediatric patients with inflammatory bowel disease.  Current gastroenterology reports. Vol. 13, no. 3. (June): 271-278.
  • Dotson,Jennifer,L; Crandall,Wallace; Mousa,Hayat; Honegger,Jonathan,R; Denson,Lee; Samson,Charles; Cunningham,Dennis; Balint,Jane; Dienhart,Molly; Jaggi,Preeti; Carvalho,Ryan. 2011. Presentation and Outcome of Histoplasmosis in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients Treated with Antitumor Necrosis Factor alpha Therapy: A Case Series.  INFLAMMATORY BOWEL DISEASES. Vol. 17, no. 1. (January): 56-61.
  • Dotson,Jennifer,L; Hyams,Jeffrey,S; Markowitz,James; Leleiko,Neal,S; Mack,David,R; Evans,Jonathan,S; Pfefferkorn,Marian,D; Griffiths,Anne,M; Otley,Anthony,R; Bousvaros,Athos; Kugathasan,Subra; Rosh,Joel,R; Keljo,David; Carvalho,Ryan,S; Tomer,Gitit; Mamula,Petar; Kay,Marsha,H; Kerzner,Benny; Oliva-Hemker,Maria; Langton,Christine,R; Crandall,Wallace. 2010. Extraintestinal Manifestations of Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Their Relation to Disease Type and Severity.  JOURNAL OF PEDIATRIC GASTROENTEROLOGY AND NUTRITION. Vol. 51, no. 2. (August): 140-145.
  • Dotson,Jennifer,L; Brown,Robert,T. 2007. The history of the development of anabolic-androgenic steroids.  PEDIATRIC CLINICS OF NORTH AMERICA. Vol. 54, no. 4. (August): 761-?.
  • Lee, GJ, Dotson, JL, Kappelman, MD, King, E, Pratt, JM, Colletti, RB, Bistrick, S, Burkam JL, Crandall, WV. Seasonality and Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease: a Multicenter Experience.  Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition.
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