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Jennifer R. Marin, MD, MSc

Jennifer Marin, MD
Job Title Director of Emergency Ultrasound, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Job Title Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
4401 Penn Avenue, Suite Floor 1
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
412-692-8430 Phone
412-692-5559 Fax

Education and Training

Medical School:

2010 MSc Clinical Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, Pa.
2001 MD, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Fla.


2004 Pediatrics, Children’s Memorial Hospital, Northwestern University School of Medicine, Chicago, Ill. 


2010 Research Fellowship, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa.
2008 Clinical Fellowship, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pa.


  • Society for Academic Emergency Medicine
  • American Institute of Ultrasound in Medicine
  • American College of Emergency Physicians

Board Certifications

  • Board Certified, Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics
  • Board Certified, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, American Board of Pediatrics
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support, Instructor
  • Advanced Trauma Life Support, Provider
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Provider


  • 2012-13 National Institutes of Health National Heart Lung and Blood Institute Research Career Development Program in Emergency Medicine (K12) award
  • 2009-10 National Institutes of Health Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (F32)
  • National Institutes of Health Loan Repayment Program Award for Pediatric Research
  • Eastern Society for Pediatric Research Annual Meeting Travel Award
  • Nicholas Crognale Research Award
  • “Best Case Presentation” award, EmergiQuiz, Section on Emergency Medicine (SOEM), American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference and Exhibition
  • Alpha Omega Alpha, University of Miami School of Medicine
  • Thomas Brown McClelland Trust Award, Rotary Club of Miami


  • Marin JR, Weaver MD, Yealy DM, Mannix RC. Trends in visits for traumatic brain injury to United States’ emergency departments. JAMA 311(18): 1917-1918, 2014.
  • Marin JR, Dean AJ, Bilker WB, Panebianco NL, et al. Emergency ultrasound-assisted examination of skin and soft tissue infections in the pediatric emergency department. Acad Emerg Med 20(6):545-553, 2013.
  • Mistry RD, Marin JR, Alpern ER. Abscess volume and ultrasound characteristics of community-associated methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus infection. Pediatr Emerg Care 29(2):140-144, 2013.
  • Marin JR, Zuckerbraun NS, Kahn JM. Use of emergency ultrasound in United States pediatric emergency medicine fellowship programs in 2011. J Ultrasound Med 31(9):1357-1363, 2012.
  • Marin JR, Alpern ER, Panebianco NL, Dean AJ. Assessment of a training curriculum for emergency ultrasound for pediatric soft tissue infections. Academic Emergency Medicine 18(2):174-182, 2011.
  • Marin JR, Bilker W, Lautenbach E, Alpern ER. Reliability of clinical examinations for pediatric skin and soft tissue infections. Pediatrics 126(5):925-30, 2010.

Active Research Projects / Grants

  • Use of diagnostic radiation (specifically computed tomography) in pediatric patients presenting to emergency departments
  • Bedside emergency ultrasound use as a diagnostic test in the pediatric emergency department
Last Update
July 2, 2014
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Last Update
July 2, 2014