David R. Weber, MD

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  • Education and Training

    Medical School

    MD - University of Kansas Medical Center, Kansas City, KS

    Residency

    Pediatrics - Yale-New Haven Children's Hospital, New Haven, CT

    Fellowship

    Pediatric Endocrinology - The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA(Co-chief Fellow)

    Graduate Degree

    MSCE - Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia PA

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Attending Physician

  • Publications

    Books

    Chapters

    2010

    Weber DR, Brodsky JL, Carpenter TO. Normal and Delayed Pubertal Development. In: Talwalkar JS & Fenick AM, editors. Yale Curriculum in Primary Care Pediatrics. 4th edition. Yale; 2010.

    Weber DR, Brodsky JL, Carpenter TO. Precocious Puberty. In: Talwalkar JS & Fenick AM, editors. Yale Curriculum in Primary Care Pediatrics. 4th edition. Yale; 2010.

    Abstracts

    2013

    Weber DR, Dong L, Deardorff M, Hakonarson H, Levine MA. Exome Sequencing Reveals a Novel Nonsense Mutation in MMP13 as a New Cause of Autosomal Recessive Metaphyseal Anadysplasia Type 1. American Society for Bone and Mineral Research National Meeting, Baltimore Maryland 2013.

    2011

    Weber DR, Kelly A, Herskovitz R, Leonard MB, Stallings V, Zemel BS. Markers of Body Composition as Predictors of Total and Undercarboxlyated Osteocalcin in Healthy Children. Pediatric Academic Society National Meeting May 2011.

    Papers

    Weber DR, Moore RH, Leonard MB, Zemel BS. Fat and lean BMI reference curves in children and adolescents and their utility in identifying excess adiposity compared with BMI and percentage body fat. Am J Clin Nutr. 2013 Jul;98(1):49-56. PMID: 23697708.

    Wittlieb-Weber CA, Paridon SM, Gaynor JW, Spray TL, Weber DR, Brothers JA.. Medium-term outcome after anomalous aortic origin of a coronary artery repair in a pediatric cohort. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2013 Aug 26. PMID:23988284 [Epub ahead of print]

    Weber DR, Leonard MB, Zemel BS. Body composition analysis in the pediatric population. Pediatr Endocrinol Rev. 2012 Nov;10(1):130-9. PMID: 23469390.

    Posters and Presentations

    Weber DR, Moore RH, Leonard MB, Zemel BS. Comparison of fat mass index and percent body fat as measures of adiposity in youth. Poster Presentation. Endocrine Society National Meeting, Houston, TX, USA June 2012.

  • Editorial and Academic Positions

    Institutional and academic committees

    2011-present, Member Research Trainee Advisory Committee, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

    2010-present, Member Division of Endocrinology Fellowship Committee, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia