Jennifer Heimall, MD

Jennifer Heimall, MD

Jennifer Heimall, MD, is an Attending Physician in the Division of Allergy and Immunology Service at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Hyper IgE syndromes, Post-transplant immune reconstitution, Recurrent staphylococcal infections and atopic dermatitis, Appropriate transition of care from pediatric to adult physicians
Locations: Buerger Center for Advanced Pediatric Care
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ

Internship

Medicine and Pediatrics - UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ

Residency

Medicine and Pediatrics - UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ

Fellowship

Clinical Fellow in Allergy and Immunology - National Institutes of Health-NIAID, Bethesda, MD

Research Fellow in Allergy and Immunology - National Institutes of Health-NIAID, Bethesda, MD

Board Certification

Allergy and Immunology
Internal Medicine
Pediatrics

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2011

Sekhsaria V, Dodd LE, Hsu AP, Hemall JR, Freeman AF, Ding L, et al. Plasma metalloproteinase levels are dysregulated in signal transducer and activator of transcription 3 mutated hyper-IgE syndrome. J Allergy Clin Immunol. 2011 Nov;128(5);1124-7. Epub 2011 Aug 27. Cited in PubMed; PMID 21872914. No abstract available.

Heimall J, Davis J, Shaw P, Hsu A, Gu W, Welch P, et al. Paucity of genotype-phenotype correlations in STAT3 mutated hyper IgE syndrome (HIES) patients. Clin Immunol. 2011 Apr;139(1):75-84. Epub 2011 Jan 14. Cited in PubMed; PMID 21288777. Read the abstract

Hemall J, Freeman A, Holland SM. Pathogenesis of hyper IgE syndrome. Clin Rev Allergy Immunol. 2010 Feb;38(1):32-8. Review. Cited in PubMed; PMID 19452285. Read the abstract

Books

Chapters

Heimall J, Bielory L. Complementary and alternative medicine in the treatment of allergic and asthmatic disease. In: Mahmoudi M, editor. Allergy and asthma practical diagnosis and management. New York: McGraw Hill Medical; 2008.

Posters and Presentations

2011

Heimall J, Siegel AM, Shaw PA, Hsu A, Holland SM, Freeman AF, et al. Early onset of varicella zoser virus reactivation (VZV, shingles) in patients with autosomal dominant hyper IgE syndrome (AD-HIES) [abstract presentation]. American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology; 2011 Mar 28-22; San Francisco, CA.

Leiding JW, Heimall J, Song YJ, Holland SM, Siegel RM, Freeman AF. Idiopathic CD4+ lymphocytopenia: clinical and autoimmune phenotype [abstract presentation]. American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology; 2011 Mar 28-22; San Francisco, CA.

2010

Heimall JR, Collins KR, Milner JD, Holland SM, Freeman AF, Siegel R. Autoimmune phenotypes in patients with autosomal dominant hyper-IgE/Job's syndrome [abstract presentation]. American Academy of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology; 2010 Feb 26-Mar 2; New Orleans, LA.

2009

Heimall J, Fessler M, Jain A. Eosinophilic esophagitis and atopic dermatitis treated with omalizumab in a patient with NEMO defect [abstract presentation]. FOCIS (Federation of Clinical Immunology Societies) Annual Meeting; Je 11-14; San Francisco, CA.

Mannino E, Gharib AM, Hsu A, Heimall J, Holland S, Freeman AF. Coronary artery abnormalities in HIES [abstract presentation]. FOCIS (Federation of Clinical Immunology Societies) Annual Meeting; Je 11-14; San Francisco, CA.

Milner J, Hsu A, Freeman AF, Heimall J, Brenchley J, Pittaluga S, et al. Somatic mosaicism for STAT3 mutation unveils critical role in human T-cell memory development and B-cell help [abstract presentation]. FOCIS (Federation of Clinical Immunology Societies) Annual Meeting; Je 11-14; San Francisco, CA.

Heimall J, Freeman AF, Davis J, Hsu A, Shaw P, Holland S. Genotype-phenotype correlations in STAT3 mutated hyper IgE syndrome (HIES patients [abstract presentation]. FOCIS (Federation of Clinical Immunology Societies) Annual Meeting; Je 11-14; San Francisco, CA.

Editorial and Academic Positions

Academic committees

2009-2010, Fellow Liaison, Graduate Medical Education Committee
2009, Chief Judge, FARE (Fellows Award for Research Excellence)
2008-2009, Chair, Distinguished Clinical Teachers Award Committee
2008-2009, NIAID Clinical Representative, NIH Fellows Committee