M.D., M.S.C.E.
Room 1559, 3535 Market Street

Dr. Kelly studies endocrine complications of chronic pulmonary diseases and glucose intolerance including potential vitamin D-related inflammatory processes in children and adolescents with cystic fibrosis. She is also examining inflammatory processes in obstructive sleep apnea syndrome that may contribute to inflammation and insulin resistance in the pediatric population.

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (2002 – 2007)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (2007– present)
M.S.C.E., Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine (2009)
M.D., Medicine, Jefferson Medical College (1995)
B.A., Biology, LaSalle University (1991)
Selected Publications
Kelly Andrea, Moran Antoinette. Update on cystic fibrosis-related diabetes.. Journal of cystic fibrosis : official journal of the European Cystic Fibrosis Society. Vol 12(4) . 2013 Jul:318-31.
Huang Tingting, Kelly Andrea, Becker Susan A, Cohen Meryl S, Stanley Charles A. Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy in neonates with congenital hyperinsulinism.. Archives of disease in childhood. Fetal and neonatal edition. 2013 Feb.
Brodsky, Jill; Dougherty, Shayne; Makani, Ramkrishna; Rubenstein, Ronald; Kelly, Andrea. Elevation of One-Hour Plasma Glucose During Oral Glucose Tolerance Testing is Associated with Worse Pulmonary Function in Cystic Fibrosis. Diabetes Care. Vol 34(2) . 2011:292-5.
Suratwala D,Chan JSH, Kelly A, Meltzer L, Gallagher PR, Traylor J, Rubenstein RC, and Marcus CL. Nocturnal Saturation and Glucose Tolerance in Children with Cystic Fibrosis. Thorax. 2011.
Kelly A, Brooks LJ, Dougherty S, Carol D, Zemel B.. A Cross-sectional Study of Vitamin D and Insulin Resistance in Children. Arch Dis Child. Vol 96(5) . 2011:447-52.
Kelly A, Dougherty S, Cucchiara A, Marcus CL, Brooks LJ. Catecholamines, Adiponectin, and Insulin Resistance as Measured by HOMA in Children with Obstructive Sleep Apnea. Sleep. Vol 33(9) . 2010 Sep:1185-91.
Zemel BS, Leonard MB, Kelly A, Lappe JM, Gilsanz V, Oberfield S, Mahboubi S, Sheperh JA, Hangartner T, Frederick MM, Winer K, Kalkwarf HJ. Height adjustment in assessing dual energy x-ray absorptiometry measurements of bone mass and density in children. J Clin Endocrin Metab. Vol 95(3) . 2010 Mar:1265-73.
Kelly A, Stallings VA, Schall JI, Zemel BS. Bone Mineral Deficits Relate to Poor Growth and Body Composition in Cystic Fibrosis. J Clin Densitom. Vol 11(4) . 2008 Oct-Dec:581-9.
Kelly A, Tang R, Becker S, Stanley CA.. Unreliability of fasting hypoglycemia in the diagnosis of growth hormone and cortisol insufficiency. Pediatrics. Vol 122(3) . 2008 Sep:e522-8.