Elana B. Mitchel, MD, MSCE

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Elana B. Mitchel, MD, MSCE, is an attending physician with the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: General GI, inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
Locations: Main Hospital
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY

Residency

Pediatrics - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Fellowship

GI, Hepatology and Nutrition - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
Advance Fellowship in IBD - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA (Chief Fellow)c

Board Certification

Pediatrics

Graduate Degree

MSCE - University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2021

Mitchel EB, Rosenbaum SA, Raffini L, Baldassano R, Denburg M, Albenberg L.: Venous Thromboembolism in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients: A Case-Control Study. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition February 2021 Notes: Ahead of print.

2020

Mitchel EB, Paul A, El-Ali, Cheng P, Albenberg L: Drug-induced lung disease associated with ustekinumab in a pediatric patient with Crohn's disease. Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Hepatology 71(5): e143-e145, November 2020 Notes: doi: 10.1097/MPG.0000000000002783.

2013

Lucas AL, Shakya R, Lipsyc MD, Mitchel EB, Kumar S, Hwang C, Deng L, Devoe C, Chabot JA, Szabolcs M, Ludwig T, Chung WK, Frucht H: High Prevalence of BRCA1 and BRCA2 Germline Mutations with Loss of Heterozygosity in a Series of Resected Human Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma and other Preneoplastic Lesions. Clinical Cancer Research 9(13): 3396-3403, 2013 Notes: DOI: 10.1158/1078-0432.

2012

Amin S, McBride RB, Kline JK, Mitchel EB, Lucas AL, Neugut AI, Frucht H: Incidence of pancreatic adenocarcinoma in patients with a history of nonpancreatic primary cancers. Cancer 118(5): 1244-1251, March 2012.

Abstracts

2021

Mitchel EB, Zemel B, Huang J, Baldassano R, Albenberg L, Denburg M: Excessive Weight Gain in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients on Anti-TNF Therapy. Inflammatory Bowel Disease January  2021.

2020

Mitchel E, RosenbaumS, Gaetal C, Huang J, Baldassano R, Rafini L, Denberg M, Albenberg L : Venous Thromboembolism in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients:  A Case-Control Study, Virtual meeting North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Annual Meeting November 2020.

Posters and Presentations

2021

Mitchel EB, Zemel B, Huang J, Baldassano R, Albenberg L, Denburg M: Excessive Weight Gain in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients on Anti-TNF Therapy. Gastroenterology May  2021 Notes: Abstract accepted for distinguished poster for DDW 2021.

2019

Mitchel EB, Rosenbaum S, Gaeta C, Raffini L, Baldassano R, Denburg MR, Albenberg LA: Venous Thromboembolism in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease, Poster presentation. North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Meeting October 2019.

2018

Mitchel EB, Surrey LF, Mattei P, Kelsen JR, Grossman AB: Painless rectal mass in a 13-year-old male, Poster Presentation. North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition Annual Meeting, Hollywood FL October 2018.

Invited Lectures
2021

Mitchel EB. "Venous Thromboembolism in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease", Goryeb Children's Hospital, Morristown, NJ. April 2021.

Mitchel EB. "Excessive Weight Gain in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients on Anti-TNF Therapy", Crohn's and Colitis Congress. Jan 2021

2020

Mitchel EB. "Excessive Weight Gain in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients on Anti-TNF Therapy," Crohn's and Colitis Foundation Research Symposium. Oct 2020.

Mitchel EB. "Venous Thromboembolism in Pediatric Inflammatory Bowel Disease:  A case-Control Study," Federation of International Societies of Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition. Jun 2020.

Awards and Honors

2014, Jerry Jacobs Award in Pediatrics, The Children's Hospital of New York
2014, Gold Humanism Honor Society Award, Columbia University
2013, Ben Gurion University International Medical School Travel Grant, Columbia University
2011, NIH Ruth L. Kirshstein National Research Service Award Training Grant - T35
2009, Psi Chi Psychology Honor Society, Washington University in St. Louis
2008-2009, Dean's List, Washington University in St. Louisle

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2017-present, North American Society for Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
 - 2020-present, Inflammatory Bowel Disease Committee
 2014-present, American Academy of Pediatrics