Henry Rodriguez, MD

Professor, College Of Medicine Pediatrics

College Of Medicine Pediatrics

Professor of Pediatrics, Clinical Director of the USF Diabetes Center, Morsani College of Medicine, University of South Florida

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

Academic Email: hrodrig1@health.usf.edu

Academic Phone: (813) 396-2580

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  • MD, Medicine, Albany Medical College, 1987

Interdisciplinary and Emerging Signature Programs

  • Other

Research Interests

  • Studies in the development, management, and prevention of diabetes.

Recent Publications

  • Kaiserman K, Rodriguez H, Stephenson A, Wolka L, Fahrbach JL. Continuous subcutaneous infusion of insulin lispro in children and adolescents with type 1 diabetes mellitus. Endocrine practice : official journal of the American College of Endocrinology and the American Association of Clinical Endocrinologists. 18(3) : 418-24http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22297055
  • Pescovitz MD, Greenbaum CJ, Bundy B, Becker DJ, Gitelman SE, Goland R, Gottlieb PA, Marks JB, Moran A, Raskin P, Rodriguez H, Schatz DA, Wherrett DK, Wilson DM, Krischer JP, Skyler JS. B-lymphocyte depletion with rituximab and ╬▓-cell function: two-year results. Diabetes care. 37(2) : 453-9, 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24026563
  • Chase HP, Boulware D, Rodriguez H, Donaldson D, Chritton S, Rafkin-Mervis L, Krischer J, Skyler JS, Clare-Salzler M. Effect of docosahexaenoic acid supplementation on inflammatory cytokine levels in infants at high genetic risk for type 1 diabetes. Pediatric diabetes. , 2014. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/25039804
  • Bergenstal RM, Ahmann AJ, Bailey T, Beck RW, Bissen J, Buckingham B, Deeb L, Dolin RH, Garg SK, Goland R, Hirsch IB, Klonoff DC, Kruger DF, Matfin G, Mazze RS, Olson BA, Parkin C, Peters A, Powers MA, Rodriguez H, Southerland P, Strock ES, Tamborlane W, Wesley DM. Recommendations for standardizing glucose reporting and analysis to optimize clinical decision making in diabetes: the ambulatory glucose profile. Journal of diabetes science and technology. 7(2) : 562-78, 2013. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23567014
  • McCarlie VW, Hartsfield JK, Blum JS, Gonz├ílez-Cabezas C, Chin JR, Eckert GJ, Morford LA, Pescovitz MD, Rodriguez H, Fontana M, Gregory RL. Total IgA and IgA reactivity to antigen I/II epitopes in HLA-DRB1*04 positive subjects. Open journal of immunology. 3(3) , 2013. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/24386612
  • Seaquist ER, Anderson J, Childs B, Cryer P, Dagogo-Jack S, Fish L, Heller SR, Rodriguez H, Rosenzweig J, Vigersky R. Hypoglycemia and diabetes: a report of a workgroup of the American Diabetes Association and the Endocrine Society. Diabetes care. 36(5) : 1384-95, 2013. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23589542
  • Miller KM, Beck RW, Bergenstal RM, Goland RS, Haller MJ, McGill JB, Rodriguez H, Simmons JH, Hirsch IB. Evidence of a strong association between frequency of self-monitoring of blood glucose and hemoglobin A1c levels in T1D exchange clinic registry participants. Diabetes care. 36(7) : 2009-14, 2013. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23378621
  • Vehik K, Cuthbertson D, Boulware D, Beam CA, Rodriguez H, Legault L, Hyytinen M, Rewers MJ, Schatz DA, Krischer JP. Performance of HbA1c as an early diagnostic indicator of type 1 diabetes in children and youth. Diabetes care. 35(9) : 1821-5, 2012. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22699293
  • Rodriguez H. New technologies and old challenges in type 1 diabetes. Diabetes technology & therapeutics. 14(12) : 1082-3, 2012. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23216337
  • Bollepalli, S, Smith, L., Vasquez, A, Rodriguez, H, Vehik, K. Addressing the burdens of Type 1 Diabetes in Youth Clinical Practice. 9(4) : 409-24, 2012.
  • Beck RW, Tamborlane WV, Bergenstal RM, Miller KM, DuBose SN, Hall CA. The T1D Exchange clinic registry. The Journal of clinical endocrinology and metabolism. 97(12) : 4383-9, 2012. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22996145