Janet H Silverstein

Janet H Silverstein, M.D.

Professor

Department: MD-PEDS-ENDOCRINOLOGY
Business Phone: (352) 294-8228
Business Email: silvejh@peds.ufl.edu

About Janet H Silverstein

Dr. Janet Silverstein is a Pediatric Endocrinologist at UF Health. In her years of experience she has held and holds many titles including director, chief, program director, professor, medical director, associate chief, and associate professor, to name a few.

She was chair of many national committees including the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) Section of Endocrinology, Children’s workgroup of the National Diabetes Education Program,  the Diabetes in Youth committee, and President of the Pediatric Endocrine Society (PES). She was also selected to serve on the AAP Committee on Nutrition, was an author on the School Guide (Helping the Child with Diabetes Succeed in School), was a member of the Clinical Practice committee of the American Diabetes Association, was on the Decision skills committee for maintenance of certification for the American Board of Pediatrics and writing committee for the Pediatric Endocrinology sub board of the ABP, and was on the Wellness committee for the Alachua County school district.

She is currently the Chair of the Maintenance of Certification Committee for PES, is Associate Chair and Chair-elect of the Governor’s Diabetes Advisory Council, and is an alternate delegate for the Florida Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics

Dr. Janet Silverstein completed her undergraduate Bachelor of Arts degree in biology at the University of Rochester (1966) and received her medical degree from the University of Pennsylvania (1970). For five years (from an Intern in ’70 to an Associate Chief Resident in ‘77) she worked in Pediatrics at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, PA. From there she went on to Durham, NC and worked as a Fellow in Pediatric Endocrinology at Duke University Medical Center. She is currently working with the University of Florida teaching, researching, performing patient care, and doing service work.

Accomplishments

Asst. Chief Resident
1975 · Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Board Certifications

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

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Pediatrics
Subspecialties
  • Pediatric Endocrinology
Areas of Interest
  • Diabetes
  • Gender dysphoria
  • Obesity in children
  • Pediatric pituitary and skull base services
  • Type 1 diabetes
  • Type 2 diabetes

Publications

2016 The Journal of pediatrics
2016 The Journal of pediatrics
2015 Clinical diabetes : a publication of the American Diabetes Association
2015 Clinical diabetes : a publication of the American Diabetes Association
2015 Diabetes spectrum : a publication of the American Diabetes Association
2014 The lancet. Diabetes & endocrinology
2011 Minerva anestesiologica
2010 Pediatric annals
2009 Journal of clinical psychology in medical settings
2009 British journal of anaesthesia
2009 The Journal of pediatrics
2009 The Journal of rural health : official journal of the American Rural Health Association and the National Rural Health Care Association
2009 Journal of ultrasound in medicine : official journal of the American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine
2008 The Journal of pediatrics
2008 Journal of child health care : for professionals working with children in the hospital and community
2008 Journal of child health care : for professionals working with children in the hospital and community
2007 Nature clinical practice. Endocrinology & metabolism
2007 Journal of child health care : for professionals working with children in the hospital and community
2006 Telemedicine journal and e-health : the official journal of the American Telemedicine Association
2006 The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism
2005 Journal of pediatric endocrinology & metabolism : JPEM
2004 Journal of paediatrics and child health
2004 Journal of child health care : for professionals working with children in the hospital and community
2004 The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism
2002 Journal of pediatric endocrinology & metabolism : JPEM
2001 Current diabetes reports
2000 The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism
2000 Journal of pediatric endocrinology & metabolism : JPEM
1996 Endocrinology and metabolism clinics of North America
1995 The Journal of the Florida Medical Association
1995 American journal of medical genetics
1993 Annals of the New York Academy of Sciences
1991 Journal of toxicology. Clinical toxicology
1991 The Journal of the Florida Medical Association
1991 The Mount Sinai journal of medicine, New York
1991 Health psychology : official journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association
1990 Health psychology : official journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association
1989 American journal of diseases of children (1960)
1987 Clinical and investigative medicine. Medecine clinique et experimentale
1987 Acta paediatrica Japonica : Overseas edition
1986 Health psychology : official journal of the Division of Health Psychology, American Psychological Association
1983 Journal of pediatric psychology
1980 The New England journal of medicine
1977 The Urologic clinics of North America

Grants

Jul 2016 ACTIVE
FLDOH CMS Disease Management Contract – COQWY
FL DEPT OF HLTH CHILDRENS MED SERVS · Project Manager
Jul 2016 ACTIVE
CMS Newborn Screening – COQWX
FL DEPT OF HLTH CHILDRENS MED SERVS · Project Manager
Jan 2015 – Jul 2016
Exploring the mechanism of insulin resistance
DIABETES ACTION RESEARCH AND EDU FOU · Principal Investigator
Jan 2014 – Dec 2018
Pediatric Diabetes Consortium – Phase III
JAEB CTR FOR HLTH RES · Principal Investigator
May 2012 – May 2018
COLESEVELAM ORAL SUSPENSION AS MONOTHERAPY OR ADD-ON TO METFORMINTHERAPY IN PEDIATRIC SUBJECTS WITH TYPE 2 DIABETES MELLITUS WEL-A-U307
DAIICHI PHARMACEUTICAL PHARM CORP · Principal Investigator
Jan 2011 – Jun 2016
Genetics/Newborn/Cystic Fibrosis Screening
FL DEPT OF HLTH · Project Manager

Education

Fellowship – Pediatric Endocrinology
1977 · Duke University
Residency – Pediatrics
1972-1975 · Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Internship – Pediatrics
1971 · Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Medical Degree
1970 · University of Pennsylvania

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 294-8228
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