Jenny Bush, RNC, BSN

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Jenny Bush, RNC, BSN, is a clinical research nurse lead with the Department of Anesthesiology and Critical Care Medicine at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Hospital
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Board Certification

Certified Breastfeeding Counselor (CBC)
Registered Nurse (RN)

Undergraduate Degree

BSN - LaSalle University, Philadelphia, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Clinical Research Nurse Lead

Departments and Services

Research Interests





Weiss SL1, Zhang D, Bush J, Graham K, Starr J, Tuluc F, Henrickson S, Kilbaugh T, Deutschman C, Murdock D, McGowan F, Becker L, Wallace D. Persistent Mitochondrial Dysfunction Linked to Prolonged Organ Dysfunction in Pediatric Sepsis. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine; 2019

Whitney J, Zhang B, Koterba N, Chen F, Bush J, Graham K, Lacey S, Melenhorst J, Teachey D, Mensinger  J, Yehya N, Weiss S. Endothelial Dysfunction is Associated with Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome in Children with Extrapulmonary Sepsis. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine; 2019


Lin JC, Spinella PC, Fitzgerald JC, Tucci M, Bush JL, Nadkarni VM, Thomas NJ, Weiss SL for the Pediatric Acute Lung Injury and Sepsis Investigators (PALISI) Network New or Progressive Multiple Organ Dysfunction Syndrome (NPMODS) in Pediatric Severe Sepsis: A Sepsis Phenotype with Higher Morbidity and Mortality. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 2017;18(1):8-16

Weiss SL1, Balamuth F, Hensley J, Fitzgerald JC, Bush J, Nadkarni VM, Thomas NJ, Hall M, Muszynski J. The Epidemiology of Hospital Death Following Pediatric Severe Sepsis: When, Why, and How Children With Sepsis Die. Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 2017; May 2017


Giuliano JS, Jr, Markovitz BP, Brierley J, Levin R, Williams G,  Lum LC, Dorofaeff T, Cruces P, Bush JL, Keele L, Nadkarni VM, Thomas NJ, Fitzgerald JC, Weiss SL for the SPROUT Study Investigators and Pediatric Acute Lung Injury and Sepsis Investigators (PALISI) Network. Variability in pediatric severe sepsis managed in USA and European intensive care units.  Pediatric Critical Care Medicine 2016;17(6):522-30.