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Jennifer Faith Check, MD, MS

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Jennifer Faith Check, MD, MS

Jennifer Faith Check, MD, MS

Assistant Professor

Pediatrics

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Contact Information

  • New Patient Appointments:

    336-716-WAKE

  • Returning Patient Appointments:

    336-713-4500

  • Fax: 336-716-7100

  • E-mail:

    jcheck@wakehealth.edu

Memberships

  • North Carolina Medical Society

  • American Academy of Pediatrics

  • NPI: 1679790562

Clinical Interests

  • Neonatology, Pulmonary Hypertension, Neonatal Outcome, Neonatal Lung Disease

Education & Training

  • BS

    2000 - University of North Carolina - Wilmington

  • MD

    2006 - University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  • MS

    2016 - Wake Forest University

  • Residency

    2009 - Pediatrics: University of North Carolina School of Medicine

  • Fellowship

    2012 - Neonata/Perinatal Medicine: Northwestern University

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatrics

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Research Interests

  • ras Proteins, Receptors, Cytoplasmic and Nuclear, Hepatectomy, Transcription Factors, Nuclease Protection Assays

Recent Publications

  • Improving care collaboration for NICU patients to decrease length of stay and readmission rate.
    Welch CD, Check J, O'Shea TM. BMJ Open Qual. 2017; 6(2):e000130.
  • Parental Perceptions of Weight Status in Preterm Compared with Term Infants.
    Murphy LT, Skinner AC, Check J, Warner DD, Perrin EM. Am J Perinatol. 2016 12; 33(14):1371-1376.
  • Placental pathologic changes of maternal vascular underperfusion in bronchopulmonary dysplasia and pulmonary hypertension.
    Mestan KK, Check J, Minturn L, Yallapragada S, Farrow KN, Liu X, Su E, Porta N, Gotteiner N, Ernst LM. Placenta. 2014 Aug; 35(8):570-4.
  • Fetal growth restriction and pulmonary hypertension in premature infants with bronchopulmonary dysplasia.
    Check J, Gotteiner N, Liu X, Su E, Porta N, Steinhorn R, Mestan KK. J Perinatol. 2013 Jul; 33(7):553-7.
  • A modified healthy steps model to improve resident training in behavioral and developmental care.
    Randolph GD, Stenberg L, Socolar R, Wysocki KL, Fuller S, Check J, Brown WD, Steiner MJ. J Dev Behav Pediatr. 2011 May; 32(4):301-6.
  • Src kinase participates in LPS-induced activation of NADPH oxidase.
    Check J, Byrd CL, Menio J, Rippe RA, Hines IN, Wheeler MD. Mol. Immunol. 2010 Jan; 47(4):756-62.
  • Gill area, permeability and Na+ ,K+ -ATPase activity as a function of size and salinity in the blue crab, Callinectes sapidus.
    Li T, Roer R, Vana M, Pate S, Check J. J. Exp. Zoolog. Part A Comp. Exp. Biol. 2006 Mar; 305(3):233-45.
  • Evaluation and development of potentially better practices for the prevention of brain hemorrhage and ischemic brain injury in very low birth weight infants.
    Carteaux P, Cohen H, Check J, George J, McKinley P, Lewis W, Hegwood P, Whitfield JM, McLendon D, Okuno-Jones S, Klein S, Moehring J, McConnell C. Pediatrics. 2003 Apr; 111(4 Pt 2):e489-96.
  • Implementation of potentially better practices for the prevention of brain hemorrhage and ischemic brain injury in very low birth weight infants.
    McLendon D, Check J, Carteaux P, Michael L, Moehring J, Secrest JW, Clark SE, Cohen H, Klein SA, Boyle D, George JA, Okuno-Jones S, Buchanan DS, McKinley P, Whitfield JM. Pediatrics. 2003 Apr; 111(4 Pt 2):e497-503.
  • Impaired Ras membrane association and activation in PPARalpha knockout mice after partial hepatectomy.
    Wheeler MD, Smutney OM, Check JF, Rusyn I, Schulte-Hermann R, Thurman RG. Am. J. Physiol. Gastrointest. Liver Physiol. 2003 Feb; 284(2):G302-12.

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  • Find a Pediatric Specialist
  • New Patient Appointments

    Locally

    336-716-WAKE

    Toll-free

    888-716-WAKE

  • Additional Information

    For returning patient appointments, contact the clinic directly.