2014, Recipient of the Marion Spencer Fay Award, National Board for Women in Medicine
2013, Elected to the Institute of Medicine
2013, Mentor of the Year, Eastern Society for Pediatric Research
2012-2013, Appointed to the Institute of Medicine Committee to Review Clinical and Translational Research Centers
2012, Philadelphia Top Doctors
2011, Philadelphia Top Doctors
2010, Appointed to the Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services’ Advisory Committee on Infant Mortality (SACIM)
2009-2012, Selected to Best Doctors in America
2009, Minority Business Leader Award, Philadelphia Business Journal
2009, Honorary Doctor of Science, Ursinus College
2009, Commencement Speaker, Ursinus College, Collegeville, PA
2008, Selected as Participant in Penn Medicine Leadership Forums, Building a Quality Organization
2008, Selected as America’s Leading Doctors, Black Enterprise Magazine
2008, Saint Martin de Porres Award, Archdiocese of Philadelphia
2007-2008, President, Society for Pediatric Research
2007, Selected for the Wharton Business School/Penn Medicine Executive Leadership Program
2006-2007, Nominated to Secretary-Elect, University of Pennsylvania Medical Faculty Senate
2006, Recipient of the Alfred Stengel Health System Champion Award, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
2006, President Elect, Society for Pediatric Research
2006, Elected to the Society for Gynecologic Investigation
2005-2006, Selected for the “Executive Leadership in Academic Medicine Program” (ELAM), Drexel University College of Medicine
2005, Finalist, Burroughs Wellcome Award in Translational Research
2005 Elected to The John Morgan Society
2005, Elected to the Fellowship of the College of Physicians of Philadelphia
2005, Elected as Vice President of the Society for Pediatric Research
2004, Masters of Arts (Honorary), University of Pennsylvania
2004, Elected to the American Society for Clinical Investigation
2002, Elected to the American Pediatric Society
2001, Finalist, Burroughs Wellcome Award in Translational Research
2000, Co-Chair, Gordon Conference on Mechanisms of Toxicity, Plymouth, NH
1998, Invited Speaker, Gordon Conference on Tetrapyrroles Salve Regina University
1997, Ross Young Investigator Award for the Western Society of Pediatric Research
1997, Nominated to Who’s Who in the American Thoracic Society
1996, Nominated to Who’s Who in the World
1996, Nominated to Who’s Who Among American Women
1994, Nominated to Who’s Who in the West
1993, Andrew M. Mellon Fellow
1992, Andrew M. Mellon Fellow
1989, Included in the second edition of International Leaders in Achievement (Cambridge, England) published April 1990
1988, Nominated to Outstanding Young Women of America
1987, Nominated and elected to Who’s Who Amongst Black Americans
1984, Merck Manual Award for highest scholastic record
1984, Grafton Rayner and Edna Spriggs Browne Award for highest cumulative average
1984, Godfrey C. Burns Award in Internal Medicine
1984, Ernest Y. Williams Award in Psychiatry
1984, Department of Ob-Gyn Award for scholastic performance
1984, Department Anatomy Award
1984, Drew-Syphax Prize in Surgery
1984, Department of Psychiatry Award for highest National Board Score
1984, American Medical Women’s Association Award (Janet Glascow Award)
1983, Fist Mordechai Wyatt Johnson Scholarship
1982, Alma Wells Givens Award
Series in Oxidative Stress, Studies on Perinatal and Prenatal Disorders. Springer Science, Dennery PA (ed.) Buonocore G, Saugstad O (co-eds), 2013 (In Press).
Posencheg MA, Dennery PA. Hemolytic disease of the fetus and newborn. In: Bope E, Kellerman R, editors. Conn's current therapy. Philadelphia: Saunders Press, 2012.
Dennery PA. Role and regulation of heme oxygenase in oxidant stress. In: Pantopoulos K, Schipper H, editors. Principles of free radical biomedicine Vol. II. Lady Davis Institute for Medical Research. Montreal: 2012, Chapter 23, pp 203-230.
Dennery PA, Kirpalani, H: Neonatal Respiratory Distress Syndrome in First Consult (MD Consult e-journal). Elsevier Publishing Lazoff M ed.), 2010.
Stevenson DK, Wong RJ, Dennery PA. Specific conditions associated with fetal and neonatal brain injury: hyberbilirubinemia and kernicterus. In: Benitz W, Sunshine P, Hintz SR, Druzin ML, Stevenson DK, editors. Fetal and neonatal brain injury: fourth edition. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press; 2009: 3(27): 311-317.
Dennery PA. Novel functions of heme oxygenase protein. In: Otterbein LE, Zuckerbraun BS, editors. Heme oxygenase: the elegant orchestra of its products in medicine. Hauppauge, New York: Nova Science Publishers; 2006.
Dennery PA. Developmental biology of heme oxygenase and carbon monoxide in the cardiopulmonary system. In: Wang R, editor. Carbon monoxide and cardiovascular functions. CRC Press; 2001.
Dennery PA, Stevenson DK. Specific abnormalities associated with fetal and neonatal brain injury: hyperbilirubinemia. In: Sunshine P, Stevenson DK, editors. Fetal and neonatal brain injury: mechanisms, management, and the risks of practice. 2nd Edition. Oxford University Press;1996.
Dennery PA, Stevenson DK. Delivery room care. In: Reed GTB, Claireaux AE, Cockbury F, editors. Diseases of the fetus and newborn: pathology, imaging, genetics, and management. Chapman and Hall Ltd.; 1995.
Dennery PA, Stevenson DK. Neonatal management of hemolytic hyperbilirubinemia. In: Reed GTB, Claireaux AE, Cockbury F, editors. Diseases of the fetus and newborn: pathology, imaging, genetics, and management. Chapman and Hall Ltd.; 1995, 2008.
Dennery PA, Stevenson DK. Neonatal hyperbilirubinemia. In: Polin RA, editor. Workbook of practical neonatology. Philadelphia: W.B. Saunders Company; 1993.
Dennery PA, Baxter LM, Stevenson DK. Respiratory distress in the newborn. In: Prober CG, Behrman RE, editors. Nelson self-assessment program, neonatology. Philadelphia: W.B. Saunders Company; 1992.
Dennery PA, Stevenson DK. Neonatal jaundice. In: Prober CG, Behrman RE, editors. Nelson self-assessment program, neonatology. Philadelphia: W.B. Saunders Company; 1992.
2013-present, National Journal Club, American Thoracic Society
2012-present, SPR Strategic Planning Committee
2010-present, Editorial Board, Journal of Neonatal Perinatal Medicine
2007-present, Associate Editor, Pediatrics
2003-present, Editorial Board, Pediatrics
2002-present, Associate Editor, Free Radicals in Biology and Medicine
2012- present, Chair, N/IICU 50th Anniversary Committee, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
2008-present, Member, Special Delivery Unit, Executive Committee, The Children’s Hospital Of Philadelphia
2007-present, Executive Committee of the Medical Staff, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
2006-present, Neonatology-Perinatology Workgroup, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
2006-present, Committee for Appointments and Promotions (COAP), The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Alpha Omega Honor Medical Society
American Academy of Pediatrics, Fellow
American Board of Pediatrics
American Lung Association
American Medical Association
American Pediatric Society
American Physiological Society
American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
American Society for Clinical Investigation
American Association for the Advancement of Sclence
American Thoracic Society
Federation of Pediatric Organizations
National Medical Association
Pediatric Scientist Development Program Steering Committe
Perinatal Research Society
Society of Developmental Biology
Society for Free Radical Biology and Medicine (formerly Oxy en Society)
Society for Pediatric Research/Pediatric Academic Societies
Western Society or Pediatric Research
European Respiratory Society
International Pediatric Research Foundation
International Perinatal Collegium
Biswas C, Shah N, Muthu M, La P, Fernando AP, Sengupta S, Yang G, Dennery PA. Nuclear Heme Oxygenase-1 (HO-1) Modulates Subcellular Distribution and Activation of Nrf2 Impacting Metabolic and Anti-oxidant Defenses. J Biol Chem. 2014 Aug 8. pii: jbc.M114.567685. [Epub ahead of print]. Read the abstract.
McKenna S, Michaelis KA, Agboke F, Liu GT, Han K, Yang G, Dennery PA, Wright CJ. Sustained hyperoxia-induced NFkB activation improves survival and preserves lung development in neonatal mice. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2014 Apr 18. [Epub ahead of print] Read the abstract.
La P, Dennery PA. Mammalian target of rapamycin complex 1 (mTORC1)-mediated phosphorylation stabilizes ISCU protein: implications for iron metabolism. J Bioi Chem 3:288(18):12901-9,2013.
Yang G, Biswas C, Lin QS, La P, Namba F, Zhuang T, Muthu M, Dennery PA. Heme oxygenase-1 regulates gene expression and protein translation in the postnatal lung after hyperoxia via hnRNPK/B-catenin signaling. Redox Biology 1:234-243,2013.
Michaelis KA, Agboke F, Liu T, Han K, Muthu M, Galambos C, Yang G, Dennery PA, Wright CJ. IkBB-mediated NF-kB activation confers protection against hyperoxic lung injury. Am J Resp Cell Mol Bioi [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24066808 2013.
Yang G, Wright CJ, Hinson M, Fernando PA Dennery PA. Oxidative stress and inflammation alter circadian rhythmicity via conserved NFkB and NrF2 sites on the Rev-ERBa promoter. Antiox Redox Signaling (In review), 2013.
Namba F, Go H, Murphy JA, La P, Yang G, Sengupta S, Fernando PA, Yohannes M, Dennery PA. Expression Ievel and subcellular localization of heme oxygenase-1 modulates its cytoprotective properties in response to lung injury. Am J Resp Cell Mol BioI (In review), 2013.
Hinson M, Yang G, Dennery PA. Role of Rev-Erb in oxidative injury. Cell Signaling (Submitted). 2013.
Szczepanski KA, Yang G, Lin Q, Foster CD Dennery PA. Maturational differences in hypoxic induction of lung heme oxygenase-1 (HO-1) in mice and possible physiologic implications. (Submitted), 2013.
La P, Fernando PA, Yang G, Hinson M, Dennery PA. Nuclear HO-1 modulates oxidative DNA repair after hyperoxic injury. J BioI Chern (SubmiLIed), 2013.
Yang G, Hinson M, Dennery PA. Developmental regulation of the nuclear receptor Rev-ERBa in the lung. Am J Resp Cell Mol BioI (In preparation), 2013.
Dennery PA. Evaluating the beneficial and detrimental effects of bile pigments in early and later life. Front Pharmacol. 2012;3:115. Epub 2012 Jun 22. Cited in PubMed; PMID 22737125. Read the article
Wright CJ, Agboke F, Muthu M, Mundy M, La P, Yang G, et al. Oxidative stress signaling through the NF-kB inhibitory protein I-kBß prevents apoptotic cell death. J Biol Chem. 2012 Feb 24;287(9):6230-9. Epub 2012 Jan 5. Cited in PubMed; PMID 22223647. Read the abstract
Kalyanaraman B, Darley-Usmar V, Davies KJ, Dennery PA, Forman HJ, Grisham MB, et al. Measuring reactive oxygen and nitrogen species with fluorescent probes: challenges and limitations. Free Radic Biol Med. 2012 Jan 1;52(1):1-6. Epub 2011 Oct 2. Cited in PubMed; PMID 22027063. Read the abstract
Dennery PA. Introduction to the special issue on translational research involving oxidative stress. Free Radic Biol Med. 2011 Sep 1;51(5):923-4. Epub 2011 Jun 6. Cited in PubMed; PMID 21679766. No abstract available.
Yang G, Hinson MD, Bordner JE, Lin QZ, Fernando AP, La P, et al. Silencing hyperoxia-induced C/EBPα in neonatal mice improves lung architecture via enhanced proliferation of alveolar epithelial cells. Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol. 2011 Aug;301(2):L187-96. Epub 2011 May 13. Cited in PubMed; PMID 21571903. Read the abstract
Wright CJ, Agboke F, Chen F, La P, Yang G, Dennery PA. Nitric oxide inhibits hyperoxia-induced NF-kappaB activation in neonatal pulmonary microvascular endothelial cells. Pediatr Res. 2010 Dec;68(6):484-9. Epub 2010 Aug 27. Cited in PubMed; PMID 20805787. Read the article.
Zhuang T, Zhang M, Zhang H, Dennery PA, Lin QS. Disrupted postnatal lung development in heme oxygenase-1 deficient mice. Respir Res. 2010 Oct 10;11:142. Cited in PubMed; PMID 20932343. Read the article.
Dennery PA. Oxidative stress in development: nature or nurture? Free Radic Biol Med. 2010 Oct 15;49(7):1147-51. Epub 2010 Jul 23. Cited in PubMed; PMID 20656021. Read the abstract
Dennery, PA. Oxygen administration in the care of neonates: a double-edged sword. Chin Med J (Engl). 2010 Oct;123(20):2938-42. Cited in PubMed; PMID 21034610. Read the abstract« Back to Previous Page