Susan A. Becker, BSN, RN, CCRC

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Susan A. Becker, BSN, RN, CCRC, is a clinical research nurse coordinator in the Congenital Hyperinsulinism Center at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Focal lesions, Genetics, Hyperinsulinism
Locations: Main Hospital
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Board Certification

Certified Clinical Research Coordinator (CCRC)
Health Informatics

Undergraduate Degree

BSN - University of Rochester, Rochester, NY

Titles and Academic Titles

Clinical Research Nurse Coordinator

Departments and Services

Research Interests

PET scan
Database management




Gibson CE, Boodhansingh KE, Li C, Conlin L, Chen P, Becker S, Adzick NS, Bamba V, De Leon DD, Ganguly A, Stanley CA: Congenital hyperinsulinism in Infants with Turner Syndrome: Possible association with Monosomy X and KDM6A haploinsufficiency. Hormone Research in Pediatrics 89:413-422, 2018.

Adzick NS, De Leon DD, States LJ, Lord K, Bhatti TR, Becker SA, Stanley CA. Surgical treatment of congenital hyperinsulinism: Results from 500 pancreatectomies in neonates and children. J Pediatr Surg. 2019 Jan;54(1):27-32. doi: 10.1016/j.jpedsurg.2018.10.030. Epub 2018 Oct 5.


Kalish JM, Boodhansingh KE, Bhatti TR, Ganguly A, Conlin LK, Becker SA, Givler S, Mighion L, Palladino AA, Adzick NS, DeLeon DD, Stanley CA, Deardorff MA: Persistent congenital hyperinsulinism in children with mosaic paternal 11p uniparental isodisomy and variable features of Beckwith-Wiedemann Syndrome. Journal of Medical Genetics 53:53-61, 2016.

Bhatti TR, Ganapathy K, Huppman AR, Conlin L, Boodhansingh KE, MacMullen C, Becker S, Ernst LM, Adzick NS, Ruchelli ED, Ganguly A, Stanley CA: Histologic and molecular profile of pediatric insulinomas: Evidence of a paternal parent-of-origin effect. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism 101:914-22, 2016.

Ferrara C, Patel P, Becker S, Stanley CA, Kelly A. Biomarkers of Insulin for the Diagnosis of Hyperinsulinemic Hypoglycemia in Infants and Children. J Pediatr. 2016 Jan;168:212-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2015.09.045. Epub 2015 Oct 17.


Laje P, States LJ, Zuang H, Becker SA, Palladino AA, Stanley CA, Adzick NS: The accuracy of PET/CT scan in the diagnosis of the focal form of congenital hyperinsulinism. J Pediatr Surg 48:388-393, 2013.


Laje P, Stanley CA, Palladino AA, Becker SA, Adzick NS: Pancreatic head resection and Roux-en-Y pancreaticojejunostomy for the treatment of the focal form of congenital hyperinsulinism. J Pediatr Surg 47:130-135, 2012.