Verena Jorgensen, MD

Associate Professor, College Of Medicine Pediatrics

College Of Medicine Pediatrics

Associate Professor, Pediatrics, Medicine, University of South Florida

Contact Info 12901 Bruce B Downs Blvd.
MDC 62
Tampa, FL 33612

Academic Email:

Academic Phone: (813) 396-2580


  • 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.