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Jennifer H. Fieber, M.D.
General Surgery Resident

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Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Telephone: 215-662-6156
Fax: 215-662-7983

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Jenn is currently a first year categorical resident in General Surgery. She is interested in academic trauma and critical care surgery.

2014 – present Assistant Instructor in Surgery
2009 - 2014 MD - Yale School of Medicine
New Haven, Connecticut
2004 - 2008 Sc.B. Biology – A.B. Community Health
Brown University
Providence, Rhode Island
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • American College of Surgeons
  • Association for Surgical Education
  • Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma
  • Society of Critical Care Medicine
Fall 2012 - 2014
Predictive Value of the Pediatric Trauma Score in Traumatic Pediatric Injury
Yale School of Medicine: Department of Pediatrics, New Haven, Connecticut
Mentors: Kirsten Bechtel MD and Michael Caty MD, MMM
Summer 2010
Developing a Murine Model for Treponema pallidum
Yale School of Medicine: Department of Internal Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut
Mentors: Erol Fikrig MD and Dana Dunne MD
Summer 2006, Fall 2008
Liver Transplantation Following Kidney Injury
Keck School of Medicine: Department of Surgery, Los Angeles, California
Mentors: Robert Selby MD and Mitra Nadim MD

Fall 2007 - Fall 2008
The Isolation and Detection of Clostridium difficile
Brown University: Department of Biomedical Engineering, Providence, Rhode Island
Mentor: Anubhav Tripathi PhD

  1. Angione S, Sarma A, Novikov A, Seward L, Fieber J, Mermel L, Tripathi A. A Novel Subtyping Assay for Detection of Clostridium difficile Virulence Genes. The Journal of Molecular Diagnostics, March 2014:16(2): 244-252.
  2. Fieber J, Atladóttir J, Solomon D, Mitchell-Richards KA, Reddy VB, Maerz LL, Longo WE. Disseminated enteroinvasive aspergillosis in a critically ill patient without severe immunocompromise. Journal of Surgery Case Reports, November 2013; 2013(11).
  3. Nadim MK, Genyk YS, Tokin C, Fieber J, Ananthapanyasut W, Ye W, Selby R. Impact of the etiology of acute kidney injury on outcomes following liver transplantation: acute tubular necrosis versus hepatorenal syndrome. Liver Transplantation, May 2012; 18(5): 539-548.
  4. Dunne D, Silver A, Fieber J, Zeiss C, Fikrig E. Myd-88 deficient mice show evidence of productive T.        pallidum infection. Sexually Transmitted Infections. July2011;87(Supplement 1): A87-A88.
  5. Sarma A, Tripathi A, Mermel L, Novikov A, Seward L, Fieber J. Simultaneous quantitative multiple primer detection of Clostridium difficile. U.S. Patent No. 20,120,252,029. Washington, DC: U.S. Patent and Trademark Office. Oct 4, 2012.
  6. Tripathi A, Mermel L, Sarma A, Novikov A, Seward L, Fieber J. Simultaneous quantitative multiple primer detection of Clostridium difficile. WIPO Patent No. WO/2011/008942. Geneva, Switzerland: World Intellectual Property Organization. Jan 20, 2011.
  James G. Hirsch MD Endowed Medical Student Research Fellowship
  Yale University School of Medicine Medical Student Research Fellowship
  Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award Short-Term Institutional Research Training Grants: NIH
  Heart, Lung and Blood Institute: T35 HL07649
  Farr Scholar Award
  Magna Cum Laude
  Sigma Xi

Dr. Jennifer Fieber

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