Education and Experience
- University of Cincinnati College of Medicine (Cincinnati OH) (1990)
- Baylor College of Medicine (Houston TX)/ Pediatric Gastroenterology (1996)
- Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics (2009)
- Pediatric Gastroenterology, American Board of Pediatrics (2005)
Pediatrics - Gastroenterology and Nutrition
- Comprehensive Transplant Center
1990 - University of Cincinnati College of Medicine Alumni Association Service Award
2002 - National Scientific Advisory Board for the Prader-willi Syndrome Association, Accepted for Membership in the American Association for the Advancement of the Study of Liver Disease
2007 - International Scientific Advisory Board for the International Prader-willi Syndrome Association
- Pediatric Gastroenterology
- Pediatric Liver Transplant
2002 - 2008 - Pediatric principal investigator in NIH funded Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease program project grant. DK61713-02 (Anna Mae Diehl, lead investigator)
2005-2009 - Mount Washington Pediatric Foundation Grant Award to develop Weigh Smart, a comprehensive pediatric weight management program; Prader-willi Syndrome Association research award to study the role of dietary intake upon gastrointestinal peptides and autonomic feedback in individuals with Prader-willi Syndrome and obese patients; Consultant for Johns Hopkins University/Blue Cross Blue Shield, Patterns of Obesity Care Study
Allander SV, Durham SK., Scheimann AO, Wasserman RM, Suwanichkul A, Powell DR. Hepatic Nuclear Factor 3 and High Mobility Group I/Y Proteins Bind the Insulin Response Element of the Insulin-like Growth Factor-binding protein-1 Promoter, Endocrinology, 1997;138(10): 4291-300.
Durham SK., Suwanichkul A, Scheimann AO., Yee D, Jackson JG., Barr FG., Powell DR. FKHR Binds the Insulin Response Element in the Insulin-like Growth Factor Binding-protein-1 Promoter, Endocrinology, 1999;140(7): 3140-6.
Ellis KJ., Scheimann AO, Lee, PDK. Body Composition Measurements: Application in Prader-willi Syndrome, The Endocrinologist, July 2000, 10(4): 57S-63S.
Scheimann AO, Durham SK, Suwanichkul A, Snuggs MB, Powell DR. The Role of Three FKHR Phosphorylation Sites in Insulin Inhibition of FKHR Action in Hepatocytes. Hormone Metabolic Research, 2001 November; 33: 631-8.
Stevenson DA, Heinemann J, Angulo M, Butler MG, Loker J, Rupe N, Kendell P, Clericuzio CL, Scheimann AO. Deaths Due to Choking in Prader-Willi Syndrome. Am J Med Genet A. 2007 Mar 1;143(5):484-7.
Scheimann AO, Strautnieks SS, Knisely AS, Byrne JA,Thompson R, Finegold M. Mutations in Bile Salt Export Pump (ABCB11) in Two Children with Progressive Familial Intrahepatic Cholestasis and Cholangiocarcinoma. J Pediatr. 2007 May;150(5):556-9.
Stevenson DA, Heineman J, Angulo M, Butler MG, Loker J, Kendell P, Cassidy S, Scheimann AO. Gastric Rupture and Necrosis in Prader-willi Syndrome. J Pediatr Gastro Nutr 2007;45:272-4.
Scheimann AO, Butler MG, Cuffari C, Gourash L, Klish W. Critical Analysis of Bariatric Procedures in Prader-willi Syndrome. JPGN (in press).
Williams K, Scheimann A, Sutton V, Hayslett E, Glaze D. Sleepiness and Sleep Disordered Breathing in Prader-willi Syndrome: Relationship to Genotype, Growth Hormone Therapy and Body Composition. Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine (in press).
- Prader-willi Syndrome
- Non-alcoholic fatty liver disease