Verena Jorgensen, MD

Associate Professor, College Of Medicine Pediatrics

College Of Medicine Pediatrics

Associate Professor, Pediatrics, Medicine, University of South Florida

Contact Info All Children's Hospital, Box 6900
501 6th Avenue South, Box 6900
St. Petersburg, FL 33701

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  • MD, Medicine, Duke University, 1981

Recent Publications

  • Suh, BK.Jorgensen, EV.Root, AW. Facilitation of the growth promoting effect of growth hormone (GH) by an antibody to methionyl-GH. Journal of pediatric endocrinology & metabolism : JPEM. 8(2) : 97-102
  • Jorgensen, EV.Schwartz, ID.Hvizdala, E.Barbosa, J.Phuphanich, S.Shulman, DI.Root, AW.Estrada, J.Hu, CS.Bercu, BB. Neurotransmitter control of growth hormone secretion in children after cranial radiation therapy. The Journal of pediatric endocrinology. 6(2) : 131-42
  • Jorgensen, EV.Steffensen, T.Gilbert-Barness, E.Nora, F.Witt, LC. Clinical pathologic correlation: primary amenorrhoea and bilateral adnexal tumors. Fetal and pediatric pathology. 27(6) : 245-58, 2008.
  • Diamond, F.Eichler, D.Mayes, D.Jorgensen, V.Duckett, G.Hu, C.Cuthbertson, D.Root, A. Leptin binding activity (LBA) in plasma of nondiabetic and diabetic adolescents and obese children: relation to auxologic and hormonal data. Journal of pediatric endocrinology & metabolism : JPEM. 13(2) : 141-8, 2000.
  • Diamond, FB.Jorgensen, EV.Root, AW.Shulman, DI.Sy, JP.Blethen, SL.Bercu, BB. The role of serial sampling in the diagnosis of growth hormone deficiency. Pediatrics. 102(2 Pt 3) : 521-4, 1998.
  • Diamond, FB.Eichler, DC.Duckett, G.Jorgensen, EV.Shulman, D.Root, AW. Demonstration of a leptin binding factor in human serum. Biochemical and biophysical research communications. 233(3) : 818-22, 1997.
  • Shulman, DI.Muhar, I.Jorgensen, EV.Diamond, FB.Bercu, BB.Root, AW. Autoimmune hyperthyroidism in prepubertal children and adolescents: comparison of clinical and biochemical features at diagnosis and responses to medical therapy. Thyroid : official journal of the American Thyroid Association. 7(5) : 755-60, 1997.