Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Thomas Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA


St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, Philadelphia, PA


Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Pediatric Endocrinology – American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatrics – American Board of Pediatrics

Graduate Degree

MSCE in Biostatistics and Epidemiology - University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Conditions Treated

Departments and Services




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.


Kelly A, Kovatch KJ, Garber SJ: Metabolic Bone Disease Screening Practices Among U.S. Neonatologists. Clinical Pediatrics IN PRESS 2014.

Kelly A, Winer KK, Kalkwarf H, Oberfield SE, Lappe J, Gilsanz V, Zemel BS: Age-based Reference Ranges for Annual Height Velocity in U.S. Children. Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism IN PRESS 2014.

Sheikh S, Zemel BS, Stallings VA, Rubenstein RC, Kelly A: Body composition and pulmonary function in Cystic Fibrosis Frontiers in Pediatrics: Pediatric Pulmonology IN PRESS 2014.


Huang Tingting, Kelly Andrea, Becker Susan A, Cohen Meryl S, Stanley Charles A: Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy in neonates with congenital hyperinsulinism. Archives of disease in childhood. Fetal and neonatal edition Feb 2013.

Awards and Honors

2022, Main Line Today Top Docs, Pediatric Endocrinology

Editorial and Academic Positions

Editorial positions

2016-present, Kidney, Nutrition, Obesity, and Diabetes NIH study section, ad hoc reviewer
2006-present, Sleep, ad hoc reviewer
2006-present, Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism, ad hoc reviewer
2006-present, Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism, ad hoc reviewer
2004-present, Diabetes, ad hoc reviewer

Academic and institutional committees

2010-2011, Member, Vitamin D in Cystic Fibrosis Guideline Development Committee
2010-present, Member, Division of Endocrinology Scholarship Oversight Committee
2009-present, Member, Division of Endocrinology & Renal Scientific Review Committee
2009-present, Member, Division of Endocrinology Fellowship Applicant Review Committee
2009-present, Member, Division of Endocrinology Fellowship Committee
2007-present, Member, Center for Clinical and Translational Research Resource Committee
2004-present, Faculty, Cystic Fibrosis Center
1999-present, Faculty, Hyperinsulinism Center

Leadership and Memberships

CHOP Clinical Trials Research Affinity Group, Advisory committee member