Jennifer Leiding

Jennifer Leiding, MD

Medical Director USF Multidisciplinary Immunology, Pediatrics

Medicar Director SCID Newborn Screening, Pediatrics

Contact Info 140 7th Ave S
Box 9680
St. Petersburg FL 33701

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  • MD, Medicine, Universityof South Florida, 2006
  • BS, Biology, University of South Florida, 2002

Interdisciplinary and Emerging Signature Programs

  • Other

Recent Publications

  • Leiding JW, Okada S, Hagin D, Abinun M, Shcherbina A, Balashov DN, Kim VHD, Ovadia A, Guthery SL, Pulsipher M, Lilic D, Devlin LA, Christie S, Depner M, Fuchs S, van Royen-Kerkhof A, Lindemans C, Petrovic A, Sullivan KE, Bunin N, Kilic SS, Arpaci F, Calle-Martin O, Martinez-Martinez L, Aldave JC, Kobayashi M, Ohkawa T, Imai K, Iguchi A, Roifman CM, Gennery AR, Slatter M, Ochs HD, Morio T, Torgerson TR. Hematopoietic stem cell transplantation in patients with gain-of-function signal transducer and activator of transcription 1 mutations. The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology. , 2017.
  • Tangye SG, Forbes LR, Leiding J, Preece K, Kumar AR, Gambineri E, Milner JD, Cooper MA, Seppänen M. Low IgE Is Insufficiently Sensitive to Guide Genetic Testing of STAT3 Gain-of-Function Mutations. Clinical chemistry. 63(9) : 1539-1540, 2017.
  • Duff C Sher MR Leiding J. Effective use of 20% subcutaneous immunoglobulin therapy in a man with preexisting thrombi. Annals of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology. 118(1) : 115-116, 2017.
  • Lawrence MG, Leiding JW, Lyons JJ, Hsu AP, Nelson CC, Jones N, Fitzgerald A, Chien WW, Workman L, Platts-Mills TA, Brewer C, Gafni RI, Stone KD, Milner JD, Holland SM. GATA3 haploinsufficiency does not block allergic sensitization or atopic disease. The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology. 137(2) : 627-629.e2, 2016.
  • Leiding JW, Sriaroon P, Ly JM, Petrovic A, Howard DL, Shamblott M, Kuehn HS, & Fleisher TA. Hypomorphic interleukin-7 receptor α-chain mutations and T-cell deficiency: a delay in diagnosis. Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology: Official Publication of the American College of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology. 115(1) : 1-3, 2015.
  • Huppmann AR, Leiding JW, Hsu AP, Raffeld M, Uzel G, Pittaluga S, & Holland SM. Pathologic Findings in NEMO Deficiency: A Surgical and Autopsy Survey. Pediatric and Developmental Pathology: The Official Journal of the Society for Pediatric Pathology and the Paediatric Pathology Society. 18(5) : 387-400, 2015.
  • Braue J, Murugesan V, Holland S, Patel N, Naik E, Leiding J, Yacoub AT, Prieto-Granada CN, & Greene JN. NF-κB Essential Modulator Deficiency Leading to Disseminated Cutaneous Atypical Mycobacteria. Mediterranean Journal of Hematology and Infectious Diseases. 7(1) : e2015010, 2015.
  • Trotter JR, Sriaroon P, Berman D, Petrovic A, & Leiding JW. Sporothrix schenckii lymphadentitis in a male with X-linked chronic granulomatous disease. Journal of Clinical Immunology. 34(1) : 49-52, 2014.
  • Sriaroon P, Elizalde A, Perez EE, Leiding JW, Aldrovandi GM, & Sleasman JW. Psychrobacter immobilis septicemia in a boy with X-linked chronic granulomatous disease and fulminant hepatic failure. Journal of Clinical Immunology. 34(1) : 39-41, 2014.
  • Leiding JW, Beakes D, Dreskin SC, Grumach A, Hide M, Reshef A, Triggiani M, & Kaliner MA. Case Title: 45 year-old male with recurrent angioedema: WAO international case-based discussions. The World Allergy Organization Journal. 7(1) : 2, 2014.
  • Chien WW, Leiding JW, Hsu AP, Zalewski C, King K, Holland SM, & Brewer C. Auditory and vestibular phenotypes associated with GATA3 mutation. Otology & Neurotology: Official Publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology. 35(4) : 577-81, 2014.
  • Ladinsky HT, Gillispie M, Sriaroon P, & Leiding JW. Thoracic duct injury resulting in abnormal newborn screen. The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. In Practice. 1(6) : 583-8, 2013.
  • Leiding JW, Marciano BE, Zerbe CS, Deravin SS, Malech HL, & Holland SM. Diabetes, renal and cardiovascular disease in p47 phox-/- chronic granulomatous disease. Journal of Clinical Immunology. 33(4) : 725-30, 2013.
  • Leiding JW, Hughes T, Chasick A, Chasik A, & Salit RB. Successful sirolimus graded dose challenge in an erythromycin-allergic patient. Annals of Allergy, Asthma & Immunology: Official Publication of the American College of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology. 109(4) : 284-5, 2012.
  • Leiding JW & Holland SM. Warts and all: human papillomavirus in primary immunodeficiencies. The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology. 130(5) : 1030-48, 2012.
  • Leiding JW, Freeman AF, Marciano BE, Anderson VL, Uzel G, Malech HL, DeRavin S, Wilks D, Venkatesan AM, Zerbe CS, Heller T, & Holland SM. Corticosteroid therapy for liver abscess in chronic granulomatous disease. Clinical Infectious Diseases: An Official Publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America. 54(5) : 694-700, 2012.