2315 Stockton Blvd., Suite NICU
Sacramento, CA 95817
University of Chicago
Chief Resident, Pediatrics
University of Colorado Medical Center
American Board of Pediatrics, 1975
Select Recent Publications:
Loomba-Albrecht LA, Bremer AA, Wong A, Philipps A. Neonatal Cholestasis Due to Hyperthyroidism: An Unusual Case and Clinical Implications. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2011 Jun 16. [Epub ahead of print]
Philipps AF. Effects of Maternal Diabetes on the Fetus and Beyond: Interactions between the Milieu and Genome, Japanese Journal of Perinatology and Diabetes in Pregnancy, 11:19-24, 2011
Jou MY, Philipps AF, Kelleher SL, Lönnerdal B. Effects of zinc exposure on zinc transporter expression in human intestinal cells of varying maturity. J Pediatr Gastroenterol Nutr. 2010 Jun;50(6):587-95.
Jou MY, Philipps AF, Lönnerdal B. Maternal zinc deficiency in rats affects growth and glucose metabolism in the offspring by inducing insulin resistance postnatally. J Nutr. 2010 Sep;140(9):1621-7. Epub 2010 Jul 21.
Jou, M-Y, Hall, AG, Philipps, AF, L6nnerdal, B and Kelleher, SL, A graded model of dietary zinc deficiency affects changes in zinc transporter mRNA and protein expression in weanling rats, J. Nutrition, 139:835-841, 2009.
Kling, PJ, Taing, KM, Woodward, SA, Dvorak, B, Grille JG, Williams CS, and Philipps, AF. Enteral Feeding of Insulin-Like Growth Factor-I (IGF-I) to Suckling Rats Stimulates Erythropoiesis, Growth Factors, 24(3), 218-23, 2006.
Philipps, AF and Trask, LS, A History of Academic Medical Centers and Children's Hospital Designations in the United States, J Pediatrics, 148:147-148,2006.
Philipps, AF. Ghrelin, energy balance and weight in infants: the chicken or the egg? J Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, 41(5):575-7, 2005.
Hall, AH, Kelleher, SL, L6nnerdal, B, and Philipps, AF, A graded model of dietary Zn deficiency: effects on growth, insulin-like growth factor-I (IGF-I) and the glucose/insulin axis in weanling rats. J Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition, 41:72-80, 2005.
Philipps AF: Oxygen Consumption and General Carbohydrate Metabolism of the Fetus. In: Fetal and Neonatal Physiology. Polin R and Fox W (eds), 3rd Edition WB Saunders, Philadelphia, Pa, pp 465-478, 2003.