Dr. Jennifer Michelle Peterson MD Pediatrician

Dr. Jennifer Peterson is a pediatrician in Grand Forks, North Dakota and is affiliated with Altru Health System. She received her medical degree from University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences and has been in practice for 12 years. She is one of 8 doctors at Altru Health System who specialize in Pediatrics.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatrician: General Pediatrics

Hospital Affiliation

Altru Health System

Education & Medical Training

University of Minnesota
Residency, Pediatrics, 1997 - 2001

University of North Dakota School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Class of 1997

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified in Pediatrics

MN State Medical License
Active through 2013

ND State Medical License
Active through 2013

WY State Medical License
Active through 2013

Publications & Presentations

Improvement of cardiac contractile function by peptide-based inhibition of NF-κB in the utrophin/dystrophin-deficient murine model of muscular dystrophy.
Delfín, D. A.,Xu, Y.,Peterson, J. M.,Guttridge, D. C.,Rafael-Fortney, J. A.,Janssen, P. M.

Peptide-based inhibition of NF-κB rescues diaphragm muscle contractile dysfunction in a murine model of Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
Peterson, J. M., Kline, W., Canan, B. D., Ricca, D. J., Kaspar, B., Delfín, D. A., DiRienzo, K., Clemens, P. R., Robbins, P. D., Baldwin, A. S., Flood, P., Kaumaya, P., Freitas, M., Kornegay, J. N., Mendell, J. R., Rafael-Fortney, J. A., Guttridge, D. C.

NF-κB signaling in skeletal muscle health and disease.
Peterson, J.M., Bakkar, N., Guttridge, D.C.

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Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Minnesota Blue Cross Accord
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
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