Jennifer Heimall, MD

Areas of Expertise: Hyper IgE syndromes, Post-transplant immune reconstitution, Recurrent staphylococcal infections and atopic dermatitis, Appropriate transition of care from pediatric to adult physicians
Locations: Specialty Care, Market Street
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    MD - UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ

    Internship

    Medicine and Pediatrics - UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ

    Residency

    Medicine and Pediatrics - UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ

    Fellowship

    Clinical Fellow in Allergy and Immunology - National Institutes of Health-NIAID, Bethesda, MD

    Research Fellow in Allergy and Immunology - National Institutes of Health-NIAID, Bethesda, MD

    Board Certification

    Internal medicine
    Pediatrics
    Allergy and Immunology

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Attending Physician

  • Departments and Services
  • Publications

    Books

    Chapters

    Heimall J, Bielory L. Complementary and alternative medicine in the treatment of allergic and asthmatic disease. In: Mahmoudi M, editor. Allergy and asthma practical diagnosis and management. New York: McGraw Hill Medical; 2008.

    Papers

    2011

    Sekhsaria V, Dodd LE, Hsu AP, Hemall JR, Freeman AF, Ding L, et al. Plasma metalloproteinase levels are dysregulated in signal transducer and activator of transcription 3 mutated hyper-IgE syndrome. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2011 Nov;128(5);1124-7. Epub 2011 Aug 27. Cited in PubMed; PMID 21872914. No abstract available.

    Heimall J, Davis J, Shaw P, Hsu A, Gu W, Welch P, et al. Paucity of genotype-phenotype correlations in STAT3 mutated hyper IgE syndrome (HIES) patients. Clin Immunol. 2011 Apr;139(1):75-84. Epub 2011 Jan 14. Cited in PubMed; PMID 21288777. Read the abstract

    Hemall J, Freeman A, Holland SM. Pathogenesis of hyper IgE syndrome. Clin Rev Allergy Immunol. 2010 Feb;38(1):32-8. Review. Cited in PubMed; PMID 19452285. Read the abstract

    Posters and Presentations

    2011

    Heimall J, Siegel AM, Shaw PA, Hsu A, Holland SM, Freeman AF, et al. Early onset of varicella zoser virus reactivation (VZV, shingles) in patients with autosomal dominant hyper IgE syndrome (AD-HIES) [abstract presentation]. American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology; 2011 Mar 28-22; San Francisco, CA.

    Leiding JW, Heimall J, Song YJ, Holland SM, Siegel RM, Freeman AF. Idiopathic CD4+ lymphocytopenia: clinical and autoimmune phenotype [abstract presentation]. American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology; 2011 Mar 28-22; San Francisco, CA.

    2010

    Heimall JR, Collins KR, Milner JD, Holland SM, Freeman AF, Siegel R. Autoimmune phenotypes in patients with autosomal dominant hyper-IgE/Job's syndrome [abstract presentation]. American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology; 2010 Feb 26-Mar 2; New Orleans, LA.

    2009

    Heimall J, Fessler M, Jain A. Eosinophilic esophagitis and atopic dermatitis treated with omalizumab in a patient with NEMO defect [abstract presentation]. FOCIS (Federation of Clinical Immunology Societies) Annual Meeting; Je 11-14; San Francisco, CA.

    Mannino E, Gharib AM, Hsu A, Heimall J, Holland S, Freeman AF. Coronary artery abnormalities in HIES [abstract presentation]. FOCIS (Federation of Clinical Immunology Societies) Annual Meeting; Je 11-14; San Francisco, CA.

    Milner J, Hsu A, Freeman AF, Heimall J, Brenchley J, Pittaluga S, et al. Somatic mosaicism for STAT3 mutation unveils critical role in human T-cell memory development and B-cell help [abstract presentation]. FOCIS (Federation of Clinical Immunology Societies) Annual Meeting; Je 11-14; San Francisco, CA.

    Heimall J, Freeman AF, Davis J, Hsu A, Shaw P, Holland S. Genotype-phenotype correlations in STAT3 mutated hyper IgE syndrome (HIES patients [abstract presentation]. FOCIS (Federation of Clinical Immunology Societies) Annual Meeting; Je 11-14; San Francisco, CA.

  • Editorial and Academic Positions

    Academic committees

    2009-2010, Fellow Liaison, Graduate Medical Education Committee
    2009, Chief Judge, FARE (Fellows Award for Research Excellence)
    2008-2009, Chair, Distinguished Clinical Teachers Award Committee
    2008-2009, NIAID Clinical Representative, NIH Fellows Committee