Education and Training

Medical School

DO - Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, PA


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


Pediatric Pulmonology - Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

Board Certification

Pediatric Pulmonology – American Board of Pediatrics
Pediatrics – American Board of Pediatrics

Graduate Degree

MSH in Graduate Training Program in Clinical Investigation - Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician

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

Departments and Services




Al Baroudi S, Collaco JM, Nies MK, Rice JL, Jelin EB.: Health-related quality of life of caregivers of children with congenital diaphragmatic hernia. Pediatr Pulmonol. 56(6): 1659-1665, Jun 2021 Notes: [Epub ahead of print] PubMed

Kaviany P, Brigham EP, Collaco JM, Rice JL, Woo H, Wood M, Koehl R, Wu TD, Eakin MN, Koehler K, Hansel NN, McCormack MC. Patterns and predictors of air purifier adherence in children with asthma living in lowincome, urban households. J Asthma. 2021 Mar 10;:1-10. doi: 10.1080/02770903.2021.1893745. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 33625291.


Zamora ML, Rice J, Koehler K.: One Year Evaluation of Three Low-Cost PM (2.5) Monitors. Atmos Environ (1994) Page: doi: 10.1016/j.atmosenv.2020.117615, Aug 2020.

Rice JL, McGrath-Morrow SA, Collaco JM.: Indoor Air Pollution Sources and Respiratory Symptoms in Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia. J Pediatr. 222: 85-90, Jul 2020.

Galiatsatos P, Brigham E, Krasnoff R, Rice J, Van Wyck L, Sherry M, Rand CS, Hansel NN, McCormack MC.: Association between neighborhood socioeconomic status, tobacco store density and smoking status in pregnant women in an urban area. Prev Med.(136), 106-107, July 2020.

Tarazona-Meza CE, Hanson C, Pollard SL, Romero Rivero KM, Galvez Davila RM, Talegawkar S, Rojas C, Rice JL, Checkley W, Hansel NN.: Dietary patterns and asthma among Peruvian children and adolescents. BMC Pulm Med. 20(1): 63, Mar 2020.

Collaco JM, Morrow M, Rice JL, McGrath-Morrow SA.: Impact of road proximity on infants and children with bronchopulmonary dysplasia. Pediatr Pulmonol. 55(2): 369-375, Feb 2020.


Brigham EP, Woo H, McCormack M, Rice J, Koehler K, Vulcain T, Wu T, Koch A, Sharma S, Kolahdooz F, Bose S, Hanson C, Romero K, Diette G, Hansel NN.: Omega-3 and Omega-6 Intake Modifies Asthma Severity and Response to Indoor Air Pollution in Children. Am J Respir Crit Care Med 199(12): 1478-1486, March 2019.


Rice JL, Brigham E, Dineen R, Muqueeth S, O'Keefe G, et al.: The feasibility of an air purifier and secondhand smoke education intervention in homes of inner-city pregnant women and infants living with a smoker. Environ Res 160: 524-530, Jan 2018.


Rice JL, Romero KM, Galvez Davila RM, Meza CT, Bilderback A, et al.: Association Between Adherence to the Mediterranean Diet and Asthma in Peruvian Children. Lung 6(193): 893-899, Dec 2015.

Rice JL, Matlack KM, Simmons MD, Steinfeld J, Laws MA, et al.: LEAP: A randomized-controlled trial of a lay-educator inpatient asthma education program. Patient Educ Couns Page: doi: 10.1016/j.pec.2015.06.020, Jun 2015.

Brigham EP, Steffen LM, London SJ, Boyce D, Diette GB, Hansel NN, Rice J, McCormack MC.: Diet Pattern and Respiratory Morbidity in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 15(6): 675-682, Jun 2015.

Awards and Honors

2016-2018, 2020-2021, NIH Loan Repayment Award
2007-2009, Sigma Sigma Phi Osteopathic Medical Honor and Service Fraternity, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

Leadership and Memberships

2012-present, American Thoracic Society
 - 2018-present, Advocacy Committee
 - 2020-present, Chair, Environmental Interest Group (Advocacy Committee sub-committee)