Education and Training

Medical School

MD - University of Massachusetts Medical School/Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Worchester, MA

PhD - University of Massachusetts Medical School/Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Worchester, MA

Residency

Pediatrics and Medical Genetics Combined Residency Program, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Fellowship

Human Genetics - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, PA

Post-Doctoral Fellowship, Center for Applied Genomics, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2018

Campbell IM, Sheppard SE, Crowley TB, McGinn DE, Bailey A, McGinn MJ, Unolt M, Homans JF, Chen EY, Salmons HI, Gaynor JW, Goldmuntz E, Jackson OA2, Katz LE, Mascarenhas MR, Deeney VFX, Castelein RM, Zur KB, Elden L, Kallish S, Kolon TF, Hopkins SE, Chadehumbe MA, Lambert MP, Forbes BJ, Moldenhauer JS, Schindewolf EM1, Solot CB, Moss EM, Gur RE, Sullivan KE, Emanuel BS, Zackai EH, McDonald-McGinn DM. What is new with 22q? An update from the 22q and You Center at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. Am J Med Genet A. 2018 Oct;176(10):2058-2069. doi: 10.1002/ajmg.a.40637.

2015

Kok FO, Shin M, Ni CW, Gupta A, Grosse AS, van Impel A, Kirchmaier BC, Peterson-Maduro J, Kourkoulis G, Male I, DeSantis DF, Sheppard-Tindell S, Ebarasi L, Betsholtz C, Schulte-Merker S, Wolfe SA, Lawson ND. (2015) Reverse genetic screening reveals poor correlation between morpholino-induced and mutant phenotypes in zebrafish. Dev Cell 32(1), 97-108. PMID 25533206

2013

Sheppard S, Lawson ND, Zhu LJ. (2013) Accurate identification of polyadenylation sites from 3' end deep sequencing using a naïve Bayes classifier. Bioinformatics 29(20), 2564-71. PMID: 23962617.

Moore JC, Sheppard-Tindell S, Shestopalov IA, Yamazoe S, Chen JK, Lawson ND. (2013) Post-transcriptional mechanisms contribute to Etv2 repression during vascular development. Dev Biol 384(1), 128-40. PMID: 24036310.

2007

Kumar N, Afeyan R, Sheppard S, Harms B, Lauffenburger DA. (2007) Quantitative analysis of Akt phosphorylation and activity in response to EGF and insulin treatment. Biochem Biophys Res Commun 354(1), 14-20. PMID: 17214972.

Awards and Honors

2019-2021, Institute for Translational Medicine and Therapeutics of the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, Tuition Scholarship

2020, American Society of Human Genetics Annual Meeting 2020 “Reviewers’ Choice” award, Virtual Meeting

2020, Association for Clinical and Translational Sciences Outstanding Trainee: Post-Doctoral Award

2019, Lymphatic Education & Research Network (LE&RN) Travel Award, The Lymphatic Forum, Austin, Texas, USA

2019, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Distinguished Research Trainee Award (Physician-Fellow Category)

2018, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Distinguished Research Trainee Award (Physician-Fellow Category) Nominee 2018 Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Senior Resident Research Award

2018, The Peter Duncan Award for Outstanding Platform Presentation by a Trainee, The 39th Annual David W. Smith Workshop on Malformations

and Morphogenesis, Banff, Canada

2018, Dian Donnai Trainee Prize, The Manchester Dysmorphology Conference, Manchester, England

 

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2015-present, American Academy of Pediatrics

2008-present, American Physician Scientists Association Member