Jeffrey R. Boris, MD, FACC, FAAP

Jeffrey R. Boris, MD, FACC, FAAP, is an attending cardiologist at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia with special interest in postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome.

Areas of Expertise: Ambulatory Cardiology, Electronic medical record/database, Pediatric and adolescent postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome
Locations: Main Campus; Specialty Care & Surgery Center, Bucks County; Specialty Care, Chadds Ford; Specialty Care & Surgery Center, Exton; Specialty Care, King of Prussia
Phone: 215-590-4040

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    MD - Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

    Internship

    Keesler Medical Center, Keesler AFB, MS

    Residency

    Keesler Medical Center, Keesler AFB, MS

    Fellowship

    The Children's Hospital, Denver, CO

    Board Certification

    Pediatric Cardiology
    Pediatrics

    Graduate Degree

    Washington University, St. Louis, MO

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Attending Cardiologist

    Professor of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

  • Centers and Programs
  • Publications

    Abstracts

    Kallish S, Fitzgerald K, Boris J, Kaplan P. “Evolution of Cardiac and Physical Features of Mucolipidosis III in Two Siblings,” 6th Annual World Organization of Research on Lysosomal Diseases (WORLD) Symposium, Las Vegas, NV, Feb 16-18, 2011.

    Boris JR and Nunes ME.  “Evidence-based Medicine (EBM) Approach to Answering Questions in Clinical Genetics:  Marfan Syndrome.”  A51. Annual meeting of the American College of Medical Genetics, San Diego, CA, Mar 2003

    Boris JR and Nunes ME.  “Answering Clinical Questions with Evidence-Based Medicine:  Marfan Syndrome.”  Annual AAP National Conference and  Exhibition, New Orleans, LA, Nov 2003

    Flake EM, Boris JR, Nunes ME.  “Aortic Root Dilatation in a Patient with  Overlapping Osteogenesis Imperfecta/Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome  Phenotype.”   A58. Annual meeting of the American College of Medical Genetics, New Orleans, LA, Mar 2001

    Boris JR, Brehm WT, Perret-Gentil ME. “The Effect of Dopamine with and  without Dobutamine and Epinephrine on Canine Renal Blood Flow,”  Annual Uniformed Services Pediatrics Seminar, San Francisco, CA, Mar 1995.

    Papers

    2012

    Boris JR. Primary care management of patients with common arterial trunk and transposition of the great arteries. Cardiol Young. 2012;22(6):761-7. Cited in PubMed; PMID 23331600. Read the abstract

    2011

    Boris JR. Primary care cardiology for patients with hypoplastic left heart syndrome. Cardiol Young. 2011 Dec;21 Suppl 2:53-8. Cited in PubMed; PMID 22152529. Read the abstract

    Weintraub WS, Karlsberg RP, Tcheng JE, Boris JR, Buxton AE, Dove JT, et al. ACCF/AHA 2011 key data elements and definitions of a base cardiovascular vocabulary for electronic health records: A report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Data Standards. Circulation. 2011 Jun 6; Epub ahead of print. PMID: 21646493. Read the article

    Weintraub WS, Karlsberg RP, Tcheng JE, Boris JR, Buxton AE, Dove JT, et al. ACCF/AHA 2011 key data elements and definitions of a base cardiovascular vocabulary for electronic health records: A report of the American College of Cardiology Foundation/American Heart Association Task Force on Clinical Data Standards. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2011 May 28; epub ahead of print. PMID: 21652161.

    2010

    Boris JR. The role of the cardiologist in the evaluation of dysautonomia. Cardiol Young. 2010 Dec; Suppl 3:135-39. Read the abstract

    Boris JR. Commentary on the adoption of the electronic health record. Cardiol Young. 2010 Dec. 20; Suppl 3:140-2. Read the abstract 

    Boris JR, Harris MA. The use of anticoagulation in pediatric cardiac disease. Images Paed Cardiol. 2003;16:1-35.