Dr. Kate G Ackerman MD Pediatrician

Dr. Kate Ackerman is a pediatrician in Rochester, New York. She received her medical degree from SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences and has been in practice for 19 years.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Pediatrician: Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

Clinical Interests: Congenital Heart Defects, Genetic Models, Diaphragm, Embryonic and Fetal Development, Developmental Gene Expression Regulation

Education & Medical Training

University of Colorado
Residency, Pediatrics, 1996–1998

Children's Hospital, Boston
Fellowship, Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, 2000–2001

Children's Hospital, Boston
Fellowship, Medical Genetics, 1998–2001

University of Colorado
Internship, Pediatrics, 1995–1996

SUNY Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Class of 1995

Brigham & Women's Hosp
Fellowship, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, 2001–2002

Children's Hosp Boston
Fellowship, Pulmonary, 2001–2004

Harvard Medical School
Fellowship, Anesthesia (Pediatric Critical Care), 1998–2001

College of Agriculture & Life Sciences
Other Training, Biology (Animal Physiology), 1991–1991

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 16 years in Pediatrics

American Board of Pediatrics
Certified 10 years in Pediatric Critical Care Medicine

NY State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Laboratory won two best poster awards, URMC
2012

Laboratory won three best poster awards, URMC
2011

Henry C. and Bertha H. Buswell Fellow, University of Rochester
2008

Harvard Medical School Leadership Development for Physicians and Scientists, Harvard Medical School
2006

Children's Hospital Faculty Development Award/Eleanor and Miles Shore Scholar, Harvard Medical School
2005

Children's Hospital Fellow Research Award, Harvard Medical School
2002

Dean's Letters of Commendation, University at Buffalo School of Medicine, 1991- 1995
1995

Glascow Award, University at Buffalo School of Medicine
1995

Association of Pathology Chairs Honor Society, University at Buffalo School of Medicine
1995

Honors and Distinction in Research, University at Buffalo School of Medicine
1995

Thesis Honors, University at Buffalo School of Medicine
1995

Graduation summa cum laude, University at Buffalo School of Medicine
1995

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, University at Buffalo School of Medicine
1994

Honors Poster Award, University at Buffalo School of Medicine
1992

Publications & Presentations

Abnormal Diaphragmatic Development and Pulmonary Hypoplasia Caused by an ENU - Induced Mutation in Mice.

Chromosome Substitution Strains Confirm Loci Responsible for Naïve Airway Hyperresponsiveness are Contained on Chromosomes 2&6.

An ENU- induced mutation in Fog2 Produces both Primary Pulmonary Hypoplasia and Abnormal Diaphragmatic Development in Mice.

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