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Sheela N. Magge, MD, MSCE

Attending Physician

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

Abstracts

Magge SN, O’Neill KL, Stallings VA, Stettler N. Leptin levels of pre-pubertal children with Down Syndrome compared to pre-pubertal sibling controls. Poster presentation. The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Fellows Poster Day, February 2004.

Magge SN, Shyng SL, Ganguly A, MacMullen C, Steinkrauss L, Katz L, Stanley CA. Familial leucine-sensitive hypoglycemia of infancy due to a dominant mutation of the beta cell sulfonylurea receptor. Poster presentation. Penn Diabetes Center Symposium. Awarded: Outstanding Patient-Oriented Research Poster. University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, March 2004.

Magge SN, O’Neill KL, Stallings VA, Stettler N. Leptin levels of pre-pubertal children with Down Syndrome compared to pre-pubertal sibling controls. Poster presentation. Pediatric Academic Societies’ Meeting. San Francisco, CA, May 2004.

Magge SN, Katz LL, Behr M, Stettler N. High Risk for Abnormal Glucose Tolerance in Overweight Siblings of Children with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus. Poster Presentation. Conference on Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology and Prevention in association with Council on Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Metabolism, American Heart Association. Orlando, FL, February 2007.

Magge SN, Katz LL, Behr M, Stettler N. High Risk for Abnormal Glucose Tolerance in Overweight Siblings of Children with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus. Poster Presentation. JDRF Fellows’ Research Forum. Chantilly, VA,  March 2007.

Magge SN, Katz LL, Behr M, Stettler N. High Risk for Abnormal Glucose Tolerance in Overweight Siblings of Children with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus. Poster Presentation. Institute for Diabetes, Obesity, and Metabolism Spring Symposium, University of Pennsylvania. Philadelphia, PA, March 2007.

Magge SN, Stettler N, Katz LL. Glucose tolerance and insulin resistance in obese siblings of children with T2DM compared to obese controls. Invited Oral Presentation. Lawson Wilkins Pediatric Endocrine Society Meeting. Toronto, Canada,  May 2007.

Awards

Named Cincinnati's "Young Achiever of the Year" (American Academy of Achievement) - 1988.

Harvard University (1988-1992): Cum Laude, Dean's List, John Harvard Scholarship (honorary presented to Group1 students (GPA of A- or better), Elizabeth Cary Agassiz Scholar (honorary - Group 1), McElroy Scholar, Rauh Scholar, Accepted to attend National Young Leaders Conference - Collegiate Seminar in Washington D.C.

Yale University School of  Medicine (1993-1998): James G. Hirsch, MD Endowed Medical Student Research Fellowship - Six month fellowship, Yale University School of Medicine Summer Research fellowship, Medical Buddies Program Co-Director, Adolescent Substance Abuse Program.

Awarded Genentech Clinical Fellows Travel Grant: April 2003.

Prize for Outstanding Patient-Oriented Research Poster: March 2004. Penn Diabetes Center Symposium.

Lawson-Wilkins Pediatric Endocrinology Society Travel Grant: May 2004.

Lawson Wilkins Pediatric Endocrinology Clinical Scholars Award: July 2005.

Invited Oral Presentation. Lawson Wilkins Pediatric Endocrine Society Meeting. Toronto, Canada. May 2007.

Books

Weinzimer SA, Magge SN. Type I Diabetes Mellitus. In: T. Moshang, Jr., ed. The Requisites in Pediatrics - Pediatric Endocrinology. Philadelphia: Elsevier, 2004.

Magge SN, Grimberg A. Polydipsia. In: J. Teitlebaum, ed. In a Page Pediatrics Signs and Symptoms. Malden, MA:  Blackwell Publishing, 2004:7.

Magge SN, Grimberg A. Obesity. In: J. Teitlebaum, ed. In a Page Pediatrics Signs and Symptoms. Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing, 2004:23.

Magge SN, Grimberg A. Pubertal Delay. In: J. Teitlebaum, ed. In a Page Pediatrics Signs and Symptoms. Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishing, 2004:127.

Mostoufi-Moab S, Magge SN. Inappropriate Antidiuretic Hormone Secretion. In: Schwartz, M.W., ed. The 5 Minute Pediatric Consult. Wolters Kluwer and Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. Philadelphia, PA: 5th edition, 2008:448-449.

Mostoufi-Moab S, Magge SN. Diabetes Insipidus. In: Schwartz, M.W., ed. The 5 Minute Pediatric Consult. Wolters Kluwer and Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA: 5th edition, 2008:262-263.

Editorial and Academic Positions

Editorial: Diabetes, Journal of Pediatrics, Pediatric Diabetes, ad hoc reviewer

2004 - present: Fellowship Admissions Committee, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

2004 - present: Type 2 Diabetes Advisory Committee, Diabetes Center for Children, Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

2005 - present: Lipids Advisory Committee, Diabetes Center for Children, Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

2006 - 2007: Pediatrics Residency Applicant Interviewer, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

2006 - present: Metabolism, Nutrition, and Development Research Affinity Group, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia          

2006 - present: Inpatient and Outpatient Rotation Curriculum Committee, Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

2006 - present: Associate Course Director, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology Medical Student Rotation, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

2007 - 2008: Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship Applicant Interview Day Committee, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

2008 - present: Fellowship Committee, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

2008 - present: Scholarship Oversight Committee, Division of Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Leadership

1998 – 2001: American Academy of Pediatrics - resident member

1998 – 2001: Massachusetts Medical Society - resident member

2001-present: Lawson Wilkins Pediatric Endocrinology Society - member

2003-present: American Diabetes Association - member-in-training

2003-present: Endocrine Society - fellow member

2006-present: American Heart Association

2008-2009: Pediatric Academic Societies’ Meeting, Baltimore, MD. Basic science abstract review committee

2008-2009: American Heart Association Joint Conference - Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology and Prevention and Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Metabolism. Abstract Reviewer.

New Media

Puliti, Beth:  A ‘Huge’ Population. ADVANCE for Physical Therapists and PT Assistants. (Interviewed for article about findings in first-author publication.) January 14, 2008. Vol 19, No.1, pp. 30-31.

Sheela N. Magge: "Make the Diagnosis" Children's Doctor. The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Winter, 2009.

 

Original Papers

Levitt Katz LE, Magge SN, Hernandez ML, Murphy KM, McKnight HM, Lipman T. Glycemic Control in Youth with Type 2 Diabetes Declines as Early as Two Years after Diagnosis. J Pediatr. 2010 Aug 25. [Epub ahead of print] Read abstract.

 

 

Magge SN, O’Neill KL, Shults J, Stallings VA, Stettler N. Leptin levels among pre-pubertal children with Down Syndrome compared to their siblings. Journal of Pediatrics. 2008; 152(3):321-326.

 

 

Magge SN, Stettler N, Jawad AF, Levitt Katz LE. Increased prevalence of abnormal glucose tolerance among obese siblings of children with type 2 diabetes. J Pediatr. 2009 Apr;154(4):562-566.e1. Epub 2008 Nov 22. Read abstract.

Posters and Presentations

Magge SN, O’Neill KL, Stallings VA, Stettler N. Leptin levels of pre-pubertal children with Down Syndrome compared to pre-pubertal sibling controls. Poster presentation. The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Fellows Poster Day, February 2004.

Magge SN, Shyng, SL, Ganguly A, MacMullen C, Steinkrauss L, Katz L, Stanley CA. Familial leucine-sensitive hypoglycemia of infancy due to a dominant mutation of the beta cell sulfonylurea receptor. Poster presentation. Penn Diabetes Center Symposium. Awarded  “Outstanding Patient-Oriented Research Poster.” University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, March 2004.

Magge SN, O’Neill KL, Stallings VA, Stettler N. Leptin levels of pre-pubertal children with Down Syndrome compared to pre-pubertal sibling controls. Poster presentation. Pediatric Academic Societies’ Meeting. San Francisco, CA, May 2004.

Magge SN, Katz LL, Behr M, Stettler N. High Risk for Abnormal Glucose Tolerance in Overweight Siblings of Children with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus. Poster Presentation. Conference on Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology and Prevention in association with Council on Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Metabolism, American Heart Association. Orlando, FL, February 2007.

Magge SN, Katz LL, Behr M, Stettler N. High Risk for Abnormal Glucose Tolerance in Overweight Siblings of Children with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus. Poster Presentation. JDRF Fellows’ Research Forum. Chantilly, VA,  March 2007.

Magge SN, Katz LL, Behr M, Stettler N. High Risk for Abnormal Glucose Tolerance in Overweight Siblings of Children with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus. Poster Presentation. Institute for Diabetes, Obesity, and Metabolism Spring Symposium, University of Pennsylvania. Philadelphia, PA, March 2007.

Magge SN, Stettler N, Katz LL. Glucose tolerance and insulin resistance in obese siblings of children with T2DM compared to obese controls. Invited Oral Presentation. Lawson Wilkins Pediatric Endocrine Society Meeting. Toronto, Canada, May 2007.

Oral Presentations

November 29, 2006: "Glucose Tolerance and Insulin Resistance in Obese Siblings of Children with Type 2 Diabetes,"Nutrition Seminar Lecture Series, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

May 6, 2007: Lawson Wilkins Pediatric Endocrine Society Meeting, Clinical Scholars Award Oral Presentation during Plenary Session, Toronto, Canada

April, 2009: Down Syndrome Association of Middle Tennessee bi-annual statewide conference, "Leptin Levels in Children with Down Syndrome", Nashville, TN.

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