Alyssa A. Kriegermeier, MD

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Alyssa A. Kriegermeier, MD, is an advanced transplant hepatology fellow in the Liver Transplant Program at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

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

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Chicago Medical School, Chicago, IL

Residency

Pediatrics - Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago, McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University, Chicago, IL

Fellowship

Advanced Transplant Hepatology Fellow - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA (chief fellow)

Board Certification

Pediatrics

Titles and Academic Titles

Advanced Transplant Hepatology Fellow

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2017

Kaur S, Rosen JM, Kriegermeier AA, Wechsler JB, Kagalwalla AF, Brown JB. Utility of Gastric and Duodenal Biopsies During Follow-up Endoscopy in Children With Eosinophilic Esophagitis. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2017 Oct;65(4):399-403. doi: 10.1097/MPG.0000000000001528.

Wehrman A., Kriegermeier A., and Wen J. Diagnosis and Management of Hepatobiliary Complications in Autosomal Recessive Polycystic Kidney Disease. Front Pediatr. 2017 May 29;5:124. doi: 10.3389/fped.2017.00124. eCollection 2017.

2016

Muir, A., Surrey, L., Kriegermeier, A., Shaikhkalil, A., & Piccoli, D. (n.d.).  Severe Eosinophilic Gastroenteritis in a Crohn's Disease Patient Treated With Infliximab and Adalimumab. Am J Gastroenterol. 2016 Mar;111(3):437-8. doi: 10.1038/ajg.2015.438.

2015

Rosen JM, Kriegermeier A, Adams PN, Klumpp DJ, Saps M. Urinary tract infection in infancy is a risk factor for chronic abdominal pain in childhood. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2015 Feb;60(2):214-6. doi: 10.1097/MPG.0000000000000599.

Books

Chapters

2016

Kriegermeier, A., Rand, E. Systemic Diseases Affecting the Liver. In: Hurtado C, Li B, eds. The NASPGHAN Fellows Concise Review of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition. 2nd ed. Aug 2016: 501-508.

Posters and Presentations

2017

Kriegermeier, A., Waisbourd-Zinman, O., Lavrut, P.M., Wells, R Biliatresone, a toxin causing biliary atresia, leads to increased mRNA and protein expression of CX3CL1, a leukocyte adhesion ligand, in mouse cholangiocytes and organoids. Poster presentation at: Biliary Atresia: A Clinical and Translational Science Research Workshop. June 2017. Bethesda, MD.

Kriegermeier, A., Waisbourd-Zinman, O., Lavrut, P.M., Wells, R., Biliatresone, a toxin causing biliary atresia, leads to increased expression and staining of CX3CL1, a leukocyte adhesion ligand, in mouse cholangiocytes and organoids. Accepted for poster presentation at AASLD Liver Meeting. October 2017.

2016

Kriegermeier, A., Waisbourd-Zinman, O., Tsai, S., Koh, H., Wells, R Mechanisms of biliatresone action. Philadelphia Gastrointestinal Research Forum, Annual Komarov Research Competition. The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. June 16, 2016.

Kriegermeier, A., Waisbourd-Zinman, O., Tsai, S., Koh, H., Wells, R. Biliatresone, a toxic model of biliary atresia in animals, causes reversible damage to extrahepatic bile ducts and peribiliary glands, and its toxicity is mitigated equivalently by adult and neonatal hepatocytes. AASLD Liver Meeting. Nov., 2016, Boston, MA

Kriegermeier, A., Waisbourd-Zinman, O., Lavrut, P.M., Wells, R. Biliatresone, a toxin causing biliary atresia, leads to increased expression of CX3CL1, a leukocyte adhesion ligand, in mouse cholangiocytes. Poster presentation at: WCPGHAN meeting; October 2016; Montreal, Canada. 

2015

Kriegermeier, A., Carreon, C., Loomes, K. Collagenous Gastritis Presenting as Clinically Significant Anemia. Poster presentation at: NASPGHAN annual meeting; October 2015; Washington, DC.

Awards and Honors

2016, Young Investigator Travel Award for the AASLD Liver Meeting
2010, Gold Humanism Honors Society
2007, Inaugural recipient of John J. Sheinin Merit Scholarship

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2016-present, American Association for the Study of Liver Disease
2014-present, North American Society of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology & Nutrition
 - 2014-present, Public Education Committee
2011-present, American Academy of Pediatrics