Brittany S Bruggeman

Brittany S Bruggeman, MD

Assistant Professor

Department: MD-PEDS-ENDOCRINOLOGY
Business Phone: (352) 265-7337
Business Email: bruggemanbr@ufl.edu

About Brittany S Bruggeman

Brittany Bruggeman, MD, is a board-certified pediatrician and pediatric endocrinologist. Dr. Bruggeman graduated summa cum laude from the University of Florida with her undergraduate degree in basic biology and medicine, with a minor in music performance. She continued at the UF College of Medicine where she completed her medical degree with honors. She subsequently attended pediatric residency and then an endocrinology fellowship at UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital.

During her time at UF, Dr. Bruggeman received numerous scholarly awards. Most recently she received the 2020 Douglas J. Barrett, MD Academic Fellowship Award that recognizes pediatric clinicians or researchers for displaying the highest qualities in research, teaching and patient care.

Dr. Bruggeman is a member of many professional organizations including the American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Diabetes Association and the Type 1 Diabetes TrialNet, an international network of endocrinologists at the forefront of Type 1 diabetes research.

Accomplishments

2020 Douglas J. Barrett, MD Academic Fellowship Award
2020-2021 · UF College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics
American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Top Ten Resolution
2019 · American Academy of Pediatrics
Inaugural McJunkin Family Type 1 Diabetes Fellow
2018-2019 · UF College of Medicine
Pediatric Clerkship Excellence in Medical Student Education
2018-2019 · UF College of Medicine
Audrey Lincourt Schiebler Award for Excellence in Child Advocacy
2018 · UF College of Medicine

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Endocrinology
    American Board of Pediatrics
  • Pediatrics
    American Board of Pediatrics

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Pediatrics
Subspecialties
  • Pediatric Endocrinology
Areas of Interest
  • Diabetes
  • Type 1 diabetes

Publications

2021
Barriers to retinopathy screening in youth and young adults with type 1 diabetes.
Pediatric diabetes. 22(3):469-473 [DOI] 10.1111/pedi.13171. [PMID] 34415074.
2021
Hirsutism and Menstrual Irregularity in a 16-year-old Girl.
Pediatrics in review. 42(8):449-452 [DOI] 10.1542/pir.2020-002089. [PMID] 34341086.
2021
Low-Dose ATG/GCSF in Established Type 1 Diabetes: A Five-Year Follow-up Report.
Diabetes. 70(5):1123-1129 [DOI] 10.2337/db20-1103. [PMID] 33632742.
2021
Real-World Screening for Retinopathy in Youth With Type 1 Diabetes Using a Nonmydriatic Fundus Camera.
Diabetes spectrum : a publication of the American Diabetes Association. 34(1):27-33 [DOI] 10.2337/ds20-0017. [PMID] 33627991.
2021
Seizure Activity in a 3-year-old Girl.
Pediatrics in review. 42(Suppl 1):S85-S88 [DOI] 10.1542/pir.2019-0252. [PMID] 33386371.
2020
Addressing health disparities in type 1 diabetes through peer mentorship.
Pediatric diabetes. 21(1):120-127 [DOI] 10.1111/pedi.12935. [PMID] 31617648.
2020
An Iterative Process for Identifying Pediatric Patients With Type 1 Diabetes: Retrospective Observational Study.
JMIR medical informatics. 8(9) [DOI] 10.2196/18874. [PMID] 32886067.
2020
Exocrine Pancreas Dysfunction in Type 1 Diabetes.
Endocrine practice : official journal of the American College of Endocrinology and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists. 26(12):1505-1513 [DOI] 10.4158/EP-2020-0295. [PMID] 33471743.
2020
Simple tests of cardiorespiratory fitness in a pediatric population.
PloS one. 15(9) [DOI] 10.1371/journal.pone.0238863. [PMID] 32886730.
2019
Enhanced Understanding of the Natural History of Pre-Type 1 Diabetes: Fundamental to Prevention.
Pediatric endocrinology reviews : PER. 16(3):359-368 [DOI] 10.17458/per.vol16.2019.bs.pretype1diabetes. [PMID] 30888126.

Grants

Sep 2021 ACTIVE
Natural History and Mechanisms of Exocrine Pancreatic Dysfunction in Pre-Type 1 Diabetes
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NIDDK
Jul 2021 ACTIVE
Institutional Career Development Core
Role: Project Manager
Funding: NATL INST OF HLTH NCATS
Jul 2021 ACTIVE
Natural History and Mechanisms of Exocrine Pancreatic Dysfunction in Pre-Type 1 Diabetes
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINE SOCIETY
Jan 2020 – Apr 2021
Mechanisms of Exocrine Dysfunction in Type 1 Diabetes
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: PEDIATRIC ENDOCRINE SOCIETY
Jan 2020 ACTIVE
Mechanisms of Exocrine Dysfunction in Type 1 Diabetes
Role: Principal Investigator
Funding: ENDOCRINE FELLOWS FOU
Jul 2019 ACTIVE
OoR Matching Support for CTSI
Role: Project Manager
Funding: UF DIV OF SPONSORED RES MATCHING FUNDS
Jun 2018 – Aug 2019
Healthy Smiles Day Initiative
Role: Co-Investigator
Funding: AMER ACAD OF PEDIATRICS
Jul 2016 ACTIVE
FLDOH CMS Disease Management Contract – COQWY
Role: Project Manager
Funding: FL DEPT OF HLTH CHILDRENS MED SERVS

Education

Fellowship in Pediatric Endocrinology
2018-2021 · UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital
Residency in Pediatrics
2015-2018 · UF Health Shands Children’s Hospital
Medical Degree
2011-2015 · University of Florida

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 265-7337
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