Jennifer McGuire, MD, MSCE

Jennifer McGuire, MD, MSCE

Jennifer McGuire, MD, MSCE, is a pediatric neurologist in the Division of Neurology at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders, Host immune modulation of CNS infections, Viral encephalitis
Locations: Main Campus; Specialty Care, Princeton at Plainsboro
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH

Internship

Pediatrics - University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO

Residency

Pediatrics - University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Denver, CO
Pediatric Neurology - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Fellowship

Research Fellow in Clinical Epidemiology - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Board Certification

Child Neurology

Graduate Degree

MSCE in Clinical Epidemiology - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician

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

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2018

Gofshteyn, J; Shaw, P.A.; Teachey D.T.; Grupp, S; Maude, S; Banwell, B; Chen F; Lacey, S.F.; Melenhorst, J.J.; Edmonson M.J.; Panzer J; Barrett D.M. and McGuire, JL: Neurotoxicity after CTL-19 in a Pediatric and Young Adult Cohort. Annals of Neurology [Epub ahead of print], Sep 2018 Notes: doi: 10.1002/ana.25315.

2016

McGuire JL, Gill AJ, Douglas SD, Kolson DL; CNS HIV Antiretroviral Therapy Effects Research (CHARTER) Group. The complement system, neuronal injury, and cognitive function in horizontally-acquired HIV-infected youth. J Neurovirol. 2016 Dec;22(6):823-830. Epub 2016 Jun 6.

2015

JL McGuire, J Kempen, R Localio, JE Ellenberg, SD Douglas: Immune Markers Predictive of Neuropsychiatric Symptoms in HIV Infected Youth. Clinical and Vaccine Immunology 22(1): 27-36, 2015.

JL McGuire, A Gill, SD Douglas, D Kolson: Central and Peripheral Markers of Neurodegeneration and Monocyte Activation in HIV-Associated Neurocognitive Disorders. J Neurovirology 21(4): 439-48, 2015 Notes: Epub ahead of print 3/17/15.

AJ Lautz, B Jenssen, JL McGuire, JA St Geme: Diagnostic Dilemmas and Clinical Reasoning: A 33-month old with fever and altered mental status. Pediatrics 135(1): 120-125, 2015 Notes: Epub ahead of print 12/8/14.

2012

JL McGuire, J Zorc, D Licht RL Hodinka, SS Shah: Herpes Simplex Testing in Neonates and Young Infants in the Emergency Department. Pediatric Emergency Care 28(10): 949-955, 2012.

2011

JL McGuire, V Fridman, I Koralnik, D Jacobs: Progressive Multifocal Leukoencephalopathy in a Patient with an Isolated CD8+ T Cell Deficiency. J Neurovirol 17: 500-503, 2011.

2008

JL McGuire, LA Beslow, RS Finkel, RA Zimmerman, FA Henretig: A Teenager with Focal Weakness. Pediatric Emergency Care 24(12): 875-879, 2008.

2001

WR Hale, J McGuire, ID Sand, KK Dohrer: Heat Setting of Stretched and Microvoided PE/CaCO3 Films. J. of Applied Polymer Science  82(10): 2454-2471, 2001.

2000

AA Link, T Kino, JA Worth, JL McGuire, ML Crane, GP Chrousos, RL Wilder, and IJ Elenkov: Ligand-Activation of the Adenosine A2a Receptors Inhibits IL-12 Production by Human Monocytes  J. Immunology 164: 436-442, 2000.

Abstracts

2018

Tuite NV, McGuire JL, Swami SK, Avery RA: Diagnostic Yield of PCR Testing of Sterile CSF. Pediatric Academic Societies, annual meeting, Toronto, CA May 2018.

2017

S Hopkins, J McGuire, S Swami, ER Ulloa, B Banwell: Acute Flaccid Myelitis: Characteristics and Outcomes in 2014 and 2016 Clusters. American Academy of Neurology annual meeting, Boston, MA April 2017.

2016

JL McGuire, L Hawkins, R Datta, S Narula, T Benton, SD Douglas, B Banwell: Cognitive Function and Structural Neuroimaging in Behaviorally Acquired HIV+ Youth. American Neurological Association annual meeting, Baltimore, MD October 2016.

Books

Chapters
2015

JL McGuire: What are the Clinical Features of Infant Bolulism? How is it Treated? (chapter 26). Curbside Consultation in Pediatric Neurology: 49 Clinical Questions. DJ Licht, N Ryan (eds.). SLACK Incorporated, Thorofare, New Jersey, Page: 123-126, 2015.

JL McGuire: What are the Causes of Guillain-Barre Syndrome, How Often Does it Occur, and How is it Treated? (chapter 32). Curbside Consultation in Pediatric Neurology: 49 Clinical Questions. DJ Licht, N Ryan (eds.). SLACK Incorporated, Thorofare, New Jersey, Page: 157-162, 2015.

2013

JL McGuire and AM Greene: Central Nervous System Infections (Chapter 16). Pediatric Neurocritical Care. NS Abend and M Helfaer (eds.). Demos, New York, Page: 267-336, 2013.

JL McGuire: Mycoplasma Encephalitis (chapter 8). Symptom-Based Diagnosis in Pediatrics. SS Shah, S Ludwig (eds.). McGraw-Hill Professional, New York, Page: 208-211, 2013.

2011

JL McGuire  : Neuromuscular Disorders (Chapter 81). Netter's Pediatrics. Florin T. and Ludwig S. (eds.). Elsevier, Philadelphia, Page: 508-515, 2011.

Posters and Presentations

Invited Lectures
2018

McGuire JL. "HIV, Youth and the Brain", Philadelphia FIGHT Grand Rounds, Philadelphia, PA. Sep, 2018.

2017

McGuire JL. "The Knowns and Unknowns of Congenital Zika Syndrome", Philadelphia Department of Health, Zika Seminar 5/25/17, Philadelphia, PA. May, 2017.

2016

McGuire JL. "Zika Virus and Other Emerging Neurologic Infections", The Philadelphia Neurological Society, guest speaker, Philadelphia, PA. Sep, 2016.

McGuire JL. "Zika Virus & other Mosquito-borne Illnesses", invited member of a panel discussion at Congressman Donald Norcross Constituent Fair, August 9, 2016.. Aug, 2016.

McGuire JL. "The Zika Virus", BrainWaves blog interview, http://brainwaves.me/the-zika-virus/. Aug, 2016.

McGuire JL. "Special HIV Issue", Journal of Child Neurology podcast http://sageneuroscience.sage-publications.libsynpro.com/jcn-special-hiv-.... Jun, 2016.

McGuire JL. "Cognitive Function and Structural Brain Changes in Youth with Behaviorally Acquired HIV", Comprehensive NeuroAIDS Center (CNAC) City-Wide NeuroAIDS Discussion Symposium, Philadelphia, PA. Mar, 2016.

2015

McGuire JL. "Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis", Forum for Indian Neurology Education (FINE) Neuro-ID and Clinical Neuro-immunology Course, Feb 20, 2015, Chennai, India. Feb, 2015.

McGuire JL. "Suspecting and Recognizing CNS Infections in the Vulnerable Individual", Forum for Indian Neurology Education (FINE) Neuro-ID and Clinical Neuro-immunology Course, Feb 21, 2015, Chennai, India. Feb, 2015.

McGuire JL. "HIV in Childhood", Forum for Indian Neurology Education (FINE) Neuro-ID and Clinical Neuro-immunology Course, Feb 21, 2015, Chennai, India. Feb, 2015.

McGuire JL. "Unusual Pediatric Neuro-ID Problems", Forum for Indian Neurology Education (FINE) Neuro-ID and Clinical Neuro-immunology Course, Feb 22, 2015, Chennai, India. Feb, 2015.

Awards and Honors

2017, Child Neurology Resident Teaching Award, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
2011-2014, NIH Loan Repayment Program
2011, Honorable Mention for "Humaneness in Medicine" award from the Philadelphia County Medical Society
2011, Junior Academic Neurologist Scholarship, American Neurological Association
2010, Meg Barkman Humanism in Medicine Award, Neurology Division, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
2007, Resident Teaching Award, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Department of Pediatrics
2005, Dartmouth Anesthesia Student of the Year
1999, Eastman Chemical Scholar
1996-1999, John McMullen Dean Engineering Scholar

Editorial and Academic Positions

Editorial Positions

ad hoc Reviewer

2017-present, J Peds ID Soc
2016-present, BMC Psychiatry
2015-present, Pediatric Neurology
2015-present, JAIDS
2015-present, AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses
2014-present, J Neurovirology
2014-present, Neuropediatrics
2014-present, Neurology
2011-present, Pediatric Emergency Care
2011-present, Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology
2011-present, AIDS

Academic and Institutional Committees

2016-2018, Meningitis Pathway Committee
2015-present, Section on Child Neurology Education
2014-present, Section of Critical Care Neurology
2012-present, Section of Community Neurology

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

International

2011-present, International Society of Neurovirology
2010-present, International Society of Neuroimmunology

National

2007-present, Child Neurology Society
2007-present, American Academy of Neurology