Education and Training
- Fellow in Endocrinology, Medicine, Vanderbilt University, 2006 - 2009
- Resident, Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University, 2003 - 2006
- M.D., Dartmouth College, 2003
Ahmadi, Sara, Taofik Oyekunle, Xiaoyin “Sara” Jiang, Randall Scheri, Jennifer Perkins, Michael Stang, Sanziana Roman, and Julie A. Sosa. “A DIRECT COMPARISON OF THE ATA AND TI-RADS ULTRASOUND SCORING SYSTEMS.” Endocr Pract 25, no. 5 (May 2019): 413–22. https://doi.org/10.4158/EP-2018-0369.
Lapinski, Jessica, Tiffany Covas, Jennifer M. Perkins, Kristen Russell, Deanna Adkins, Melanie Camejo Coffigny, and Sharon Hull. “Best Practices in Transgender Health: A Clinician's Guide.” Prim Care 45, no. 4 (December 2018): 687–703. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pop.2018.07.007.
Cox, Caroline, Maggie Bosley, Lori Beth Southerland, Sara Ahmadi, Jennifer Perkins, Sanziana Roman, Julie Ann Sosa, and Denise Carneiro-Pla. “Lobectomy for treatment of differentiated thyroid cancer: can patients avoid postoperative thyroid hormone supplementation and be compliant with the American Thyroid Association guidelines?” Surgery 163, no. 1 (January 2018): 75–80. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2017.04.039.
Ruel, Ewa, Samantha Thomas, Jennifer M. Perkins, Sanziana A. Roman, and Julie A. Sosa. “The Impact of Pathologically Positive Lymph Nodes in the Clinically Negative Neck: An Analysis of 39,301 Patients with Papillary Thyroid Cancer.” Ann Surg Oncol 24, no. 7 (July 2017): 1935–42. https://doi.org/10.1245/s10434-016-5719-9.
Shariff, A. I., L. Gratian, and J. Perkins. “A rare presentation of TSH secreting pituitary macroadenoma with coexisting primary hypothyroidism from Hashimoto’s thyroiditis.” In The Art of Neuroendocrinology: A Case-Based Approach to Medical Decision-Making, 35–44, 2017.
Joy, Nino G., Jennifer M. Perkins, Maia Mikeladze, Lisa Younk, Donna B. Tate, and Stephen N. Davis. “Comparative effects of acute hypoglycemia and hyperglycemia on pro-atherothrombotic biomarkers and endothelial function in non-diabetic humans.” J Diabetes Complications 30, no. 7 (September 2016): 1275–81. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jdiacomp.2016.06.030.
Ruel, Ewa, Samantha Thomas, Michaela A. Dinan, Jennifer M. Perkins, Sanziana A. Roman, and Julie Ann Sosa. “Knowledge of pathologically versus clinically negative lymph nodes is associated with reduced use of radioactive iodine post-thyroidectomy for low-risk papillary thyroid cancer.” Endocrine 52, no. 3 (June 2016): 579–86. https://doi.org/10.1007/s12020-015-0826-0.
Perkins, Jennifer M., Nino G. Joy, Donna B. Tate, and Stephen N. Davis. “Acute effects of hyperinsulinemia and hyperglycemia on vascular inflammatory biomarkers and endothelial function in overweight and obese humans.” Am J Physiol Endocrinol Metab 309, no. 2 (July 15, 2015): E168–76. https://doi.org/10.1152/ajpendo.00064.2015.
Ruel, Ewa, Samantha Thomas, Michaela Dinan, Jennifer M. Perkins, Sanziana A. Roman, and Julie Ann Sosa. “Adjuvant radioactive iodine therapy is associated with improved survival for patients with intermediate-risk papillary thyroid cancer.” J Clin Endocrinol Metab 100, no. 4 (April 2015): 1529–36. https://doi.org/10.1210/jc.2014-4332.