Jessica Kanis, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine
Jessica completed her B.A in Microbiology at Miami University, graduating with honors. She received her medical degree from the University of Cincinnati before completing her residency in pediatrics at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, SC. After completing a chief resident year, Dr. Kanis went on to complete a fellowship in pediatric emergency medicine at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center.
Dr. Kanis is faculty in the emergency department at Riley Hospital for Children and is currently chair of the pain and sedation committee. Her research interests include pain control for children and quality improvement.
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Titles & Appointments
- Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
Kanis J, Timm N. Clinical Outcome of Using Chlorpromazine for the Treatment of Migraine in a Pediatric Emergency Department. Headache, 2014: 54(2). 335-342.
Kanis J, Byczkowski T, Mahabee-Gittens EM. Motivation to Quit Smoking in Parental Smokers in the Pediatric Emergency Department. Pediatric Emergency Care, 2014: 30(8). 546-551
Kanis J, Brenkert T. Current Diagnosis and Treatment, Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Chapter “Extremity Trauma”.
Diagnostic Accuracy of the D
dimer in Children with Suspected Pulmonary Embolism
Kanis J, Hall CL, Pike J, Kline JA. Diagnostic accuracy of the D-dimer in children. Arch Dis Child. 2017 (epub ahead of time)
Kanis J, Hall CL, Pike J, Kline JA. Clinical Characteristics of children evaluated for pulmonary embolism with D-dimer testing. Arch Dis Child. 2017 (epub ahead of time)
Kline JA, Ellison AM, Kanis J, Pike J, Hall CL. Evaluation of the pulmonary embolism rule out criteria (PERC rule) in children evaluated for suspected pulmonary embolism. Thrombosis Research. 2018. Accepted for publication
American College of Emergency Physicians
American Medical Informatics Association
Society for Academic Emergency Medicine
American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatrics
Desc: Divisional Resident Teaching Award