Dr. Kathryn E Ackerman MD Internist

Dr. Kathryn Ackerman is an internist in Boston, Massachusetts and is affiliated with Boston Children's Hospital. She received her medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 12 years. Dr. Ackerman accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. She is one of 105 doctors at Boston Children's Hospital who specialize in Internal Medicine.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Internist: Sports Medicine (Non-Surgical), Endocrinology

Hospital Affiliation

Boston Children's Hospital

Education & Medical Training

University of Pennsylvania Health System
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2003–2006

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Fellowship, Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism, 2007–2009

Children's Hospital, Boston
Fellowship, Pediatric Sports Medicine, 2006–2007

Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Class of 2002

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 7 years in Internal Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 5 years in Sports Medicine

American Board of Internal Medicine
Certified 3 years in Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism

MA State Medical License
Active through 2015

Publications & Presentations

Oxytocin secretion is related to measures of energy homeostasis in young amenorrheic athletes.
Lawson, E. A.,Ackerman, K. E.,Slattery, M.,Marengi, D.,Clarke, H.,Misra, M.

Sclerostin and Pref-1 have differential effects on bone mineral density and strength parameters in adolescent athletes compared with non-athletes.
Fazeli, P. K.,Ackerman, K. E.,Pierce, L.,Guereca, G.,Bouxsein, M.,Misra, M.

Hip Structural Analysis in Adolescent and Young Adult Oligoamenorrheic and Eumenorrheic Athletes and Nonathletes.
Ackerman, K. E.,Pierce, L.,Guereca, G.,Slattery, M.,Lee, H.,Goldstein, M.,Misra, M.

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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • Aetna HMO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS Massachusetts Blue Care Elect PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • Harvard Pilgrim HMO
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Tufts Health Plan PPO
  • UniCare PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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