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Jacqueline Ho, MD

Jacqueline Ho, MD
Job Title Division of Pediatric Nephrology, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC
Job Title Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
412-692-5182 Phone
412-692-7443 Fax

Education and Training

Medical School:

2001 University of Western Ontario, Canada
 

Residency:

2005 Pediatrics, British Columbia Children’s Hospital, University of British Columbia (UBC)
 

Fellowship:

2010 Nephrology, Children’s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School
2007 Research Fellow, Nephrology, Children’s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School

Memberships

  • International Pediatric Nephrology Association
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Canadian Society of Nephrology
  • American Society of Nephrology
  • American Society of Pediatric Nephrology
  • Canadian Association of Pediatric Nephrology

Board Certifications

  • Royal College of Physicians of Canada (Pediatric Nephrology), Fellow
  • American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatric Nephrology), Diplomate
  • Royal College of Physicians of Canada (Pediatrics), Fellow
  • American Board of Pediatrics, Diplomate
  • USMLE Steps 1-3

Awards

  • 2014 March of Dimes Basil O’Connor Starter Scholar Research Award
  • 2013 International Pediatric Nephrology Association Renée Habib Young Investigator Award
  • 2008 Top Trainee Presentation Award, Canadian Society for Nephrology
  • 2007 Abstract selected for free communication plenary: “This Year’s Outstanding Abstracts”, American Society for Nephrology
  • 2005 Wyeth Excellence in Laboratory Research UBC Resident Research Award, University of British Columbia
  • 2005 National Pediatric Resident Research Competition (Canada), Manitoba Institute of Child Health
  • 2004 Rising Researcher Support Program Award, Canadian Child Health Clinician Scientist (CCHCSP) Program
  • 2001 Dr. F.R. Eccles Scholarship (Pediatrics), University of Western Ontario

Publications

  • Ho J, Ng KH, Rosen S, Dostal A, Gregory RI and Kreidberg JA.  Podocyte-specific loss of functional miRNAs leads to rapid glomerular and tubular damage. J Am Soc Neph 2008; 19(11): 2069-2075.  PMID: 18832437.
  • Hartwig S, Ho J, Pandey P, MacIsaac K, Taglienti M, Xiang M, Alterovitz G, Ramoni M, Fraenkl E and Kreidberg JA.  Genomic characterization of Wilms' tumor suppressor 1 targets in nephron progenitor cells during kidney development.  Development 2010; 137:1189-1203.  PMID: 20215353.
  • Pandey P, Qin S, Ho J, Zhou J and Kreidberg JA.  Systems biology approach to identify transcriptome reprogramming and microRNA targets during the progression of Polycystic Kidney Disease.  BMC Systems Biology 2011; 5(1): 56.  PMID 21518438. *highly accessed
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