A World Leader in Children's Health

Heather McKnight-Menci, BA, BSN, MSN, CRNP

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Awards and Honors

First time presenter poster award (Pediatric Nursing Society, April 2007)

Leadership and Memberships

American Diabetes Association

Pediatric Endocrine Nursing Society

Sigma Theta Tau

Original Papers

Rearson MA, McKnight-Menci H, Steinkrauss L. Neonatal diabetes: current trends in diagnosis and management. MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs. 2011 Jan-Feb;36(1):17-22; quiz 23-4.

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. 2011 Jan;158(1):106-11.

Hench KD, Shults J, Benyi T, Clow C, Delaune J, Gilluly K, Johnson L, Johnson M, Rossiter, K, McKnight-Menci H, Shorkey D, Waite F, Weber C, Lipman TH. Effect of Educations Preparation on the Accuracy of Linear Growth Measurement in Pediatric Primary Care Practices: Results of a Multicenter Nursing Study. J Pediatr Nurs. 2005 Apr;20(2):64-74.

Levitt Katz LE, Swami S, Abraham M, Murphy KM, Jawad AF, McKnight-Menci H, Berkowitz R. Neuropsychiatric disorders at the presentation of type 2 diabetes mellitus in children. Pediatr Diabetes. 2005 Jun;6(2):84-9.

McKnight-Menci H, Sababu S, Kelly SD. The care of children and adolescents with type 2 diabetes. J Pediatr Nurs. 2005 Apr;20(2):96-106; quiz 107-8.

Posters and Presentations

McKnight-Menci H. Type 2 Diabetes and Children. School Nurse Conference. The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia: 2004, 2006, 2007; Philadelphia, PA.

McKnight-Menci H. Differences between type 1 and type 2 Diabetes. The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia: September 2005, Philadelphia, PA.

McKnight-Menci H. Type 1 and Type 2 Diabetes. Updates and New Therapies. The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia: April 2006, Philadelphia, PA.

McKnight-Menci H. Development of diabetes during pre-adolescence/adolescence following a therapeutic pancreatectomy for hyperinsulinsim during infancy. International Symposium: Congenital Hyperinsulinism and Related Disorders of Insulin Secretion: Clinical, Biochemical and Genetic Advances: June 2006;Philadelphia, PA.

McKnight-Menci H. Diabetes following therapeutic pancreatectomy for hyperinsulinism. Parent Hyperinsulinism conference: June 2006; Philadelphia, PA.

McKnight-Menci H, Halaby L, O’Rourke S, Smolenski M, Wanner-Parish L, Stanley C. Development of diabetes during pre-adolescence/adolescence following a therapeutic pancreatectomy for hyperinsulinsim during infancy: 2006.

McKnight-Menci H. Pediatric Endocrine Nursing Society, May 2006 and International Symposium: Congenital Hyperinsulinism and Related Disorders of Insulin Secretion: Clinical, Biochemical and Genetic Advances: June 2006; Philadelphia, PA.

McKnight-Menci H. Rollercoaster of Glucose Metabolism. Pediatric Endocrine Nursing Society, April 2008.

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