Areas of Expertise:
Childhood chronic illness - diabetes, International medicine – global approach to pediatric diabetes care, Psychosocial issues impacting illness, Use of device and technology in pediatric patients, Use of insulin pumps in pediatric patients, Continuous glucose sensors
Locations: Main Campus; Specialty Care & Surgery Center, Brandywine Valley
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)
Selected Publications, Honors and Professional Activities
Karaman, G., Minnock, P., Boyle, D., Carchidi, C., Holland, C., Willi, S. ‘Professional Continuous Glucose Monitoring Improves Diabetes Outcomes in Children and Adolescents with Type 1 Diabetes’. Presented at 7th Annual Clinical Diabetes Technology Meeting in Philadelphia, PA (April 2011).
Lynch, D., Willi, S., Deutsch, E., Brigatti, K., Kucheruk, O., Kanhere, M., Minnock, P., Ratcliffe, S., Sciascia, T. ‘ Frataxin reflects glucose metabolism disorders in Friedreich Ataxia (FA).’ Presented at an international neurology conference in Europe (Spring 2011).
Memberships in professional organizations
National Association of Pediatric Nurse Associates and Practitioners
Association of Clinical Research Professionals
Society of Clinical Research Associates
Nursing honor society
Minnock, P. & Howe, C. (2011). Use of Continuous Glucose Monitoring Systems in Children with Type I Diabetes. Critical Care Nursing Clinics of North America, 23(2), 273-290.
Carchidi, C.M., Holland, C.J., Minnock, P.M. & Boyle, D.M. (2011). Insulin Pumps and Technology in Pediatric Diabetes. The American Journal of Maternal Child Nursing, 36(1), 32-39.
‘Evolving Treatments and Technologies in Type 1 Diabetes’ at the Living Well with Diabetes: Now and in the Future - CHOP DCC conference day. Philadelphia, PA, April 30, 2011.
‘New Pens & Insulin Pumps’ at the 7th Annual Clinical Diabetes Technology Meeting in Philadelphia, PA. April 9, 2011.
Moderator for group discussion ‘Patient Panel of Continuous Glucose Monitor Users’ at the 7th Annual Clinical Diabetes Technology Meeting in Philadelphia, PA. April 8, 2011.
‘Diabetes Technology Update 2010’ at the Second Annual Pediatric Endocrinology Clinical Pearls and Review for the Primary Care Practitioner (Nov. 6, 2010)
‘Update on Diabetes Technology’ at the Pediatric Endocrinology Review for the Primary Care Practitioner (Oct. 30, 2009)
- Education and Training
MSN - University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA
Certified Clinical Research Professional (CCRP)Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (CPNP)
BS in Bio-behavioral Health and Psychology - Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA
BSN - University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA
- Titles and Academic Titles
- Departments and Services
- Research Interests
Beta cell preservation
Technology and device trials