Jennifer M. Vittorio, MD

Jennifer M. Vittorio, MD Specialties: Pediatric Gastroenterology, Pediatric Transplant Hepatology

Jennifer M. Vittorio, MD
Specialties: Pediatric Gastroenterology, Pediatric Transplant Hepatology
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About Jennifer M. Vittorio, MD

Dr. Jennifer Vittorio is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at Columbia University Irving Medical Center and an Attending Pediatrician at NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital.Prior to her faculty appointment, Dr. Vittorio earned a degree in Neuroscience from Fairfield University. She completed her medical education, internship and residency at Georgetown University Medical Center. She then went on to pursue a fellowship in Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition and an Advanced Transplant Hepatology fellowship at Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC).Having completed a dual residency in b...
Dr. Jennifer Vittorio is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition at Columbia University Irving Medical Center and an Attending Pediatrician at NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital.Prior to her faculty appointment, Dr. Vittorio earned a degree in Neuroscience from Fairfield University. She completed her medical education, internship and residency at Georgetown University Medical Center. She then went on to pursue a fellowship in Pediatric Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition and an Advanced Transplant Hepatology fellowship at Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC).Having completed a dual residency in both internal medicine and pediatrics, Dr. Vittorio has a particular interest and specializes in the transition of adolescent and young adult liver transplant recipients from pediatric to adult health care services. She is the founder and director of the PLATINUM (Pediatric Liver to Adult Transition) Program at CUIMC. This program focuses on the enhancement of self-management behaviors and transition readiness in pediatric liver transplant recipients through a structured, multidisciplinary approach to transition planning.Her other clinical and research interests include pediatric transplant hepatology and cholestatic liver disease in children. Dr. Vittorio is currently a site primary investigator for global studies examining the role of novel bile acid modulators for children with rare cholestatic liver diseases.Dr. Vittorio is board certified in Pediatrics, Internal Medicine, Pediatric Gastroenterology and Transplant Hepatology.

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center
  • NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital

Expertise

  • Cholestatic Liver Disease

  • Fontan-associated Liver Disease

  • Liver Disease In Children

  • Pediatric Transplant Hepatology

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • Pediatric Transplant Hepatology
  • Pediatrics

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Awards

  • 2008 2009 String of Pearls Resident Teaching Award, Georgetown University Hospital
  • 2010 2011 Fellow of the Year Award, NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Childrens Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center
  • 2015 2017 New York Times Magazine Top Doctors Rising Star Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • 2018 2020 New York Times Magazine Castle Connolly Americas Top Doctors Pediatric Gastroenterology
  • 2018 Fairy Godmother Foundation of New York, INC., Dream Maker Award and Foundation Honoree
  • 2019 New York Times Magazine Castle Connolly Exceptional Women in Medicine Award
  • 2020 New York Times Magazine Castle Connolly Americas Most Honored Doctors 2020 Top 1%