Kate Siebenaler, MD

    About me

    Mary Kate Siebenaler, MD, is an Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at SIU School of Medicine. She completed a residency at the University of California San Diego after earning her medical degree at Loyola University of Chicago. She earned a bachelor of science degree with honors at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She is also board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics. She is committed to excellence in teaching and education as is evidenced by her Kaiser Excellence in Teaching Award (UCSD, 2015), and Outstanding Achievement for Medical Student Education awards (University of Florida, 2016, 2017, 2018), and Teacher of the Year awards in 2017 and 2018.

    Gender

    Female

    Education & training

    Medical School
    Loyola University of Chicago - Stritch School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
    Undergraduate Degree
    University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Bachelors of Science
    Residency
    University of California San Diego - Pediatrics
    Fellowship
    University of California San Diego/ Rady Children's Hospital San Diego - Pediatric Hospital Medicine

    Publications

    Case Reports
    • Svojsik M, Siebenaler MK. Acute Fever, Rash, Headache and Vomiting in a 13-Year-Old Male. The Florida Pediatrician, Vol 38 (1), 2019.
    • McGetrick M, Siebenaler MK. A 17-year-old Boy with Fever, Conjunctivitis, Rash and Genital Lesions. Accepted for publication on 04/2019 by Pediatrics in Review.
    Abstracts
    • Siebenaler MK, Cannavino C, Coffin M, Hargis J, Armenta R. The Effectiveness of a Case-based, Online Inpatient Pediatrics Curriculum for Medical Students. Pediatrics 144(2) Meeting Abstract 01/2019.
    Poster Presentations
    • Scott MK, Price I, Cohen NJ. Grading the Deficit in Relational Memory and Item Memory in Hippocampal Amnesia. Poster presented at: University of Illinois Psychology Honors Program Poster Presentation; Urbana - Champaign, IL. 04-2006
    • Rakhmanina N, Anker J, Scott MK, Soldin S, Williams K, Neely K. Effect of Lopinavir/Ritonavir on Lipids in HIV-Infected Children. Abstract accepted for Poster Presentation at: Conference on Retroviruses and Opportunistic Infections (CROI), 2010 in San Francisco, CA. 02-2010
    • Siebenaler MK, Pierce H, Murphy EP, Byer-Mendoza C, Denney B, Fisher E. A Quality Improvement Study using Information Technology to Improve Family Centered Rounding. Abstract presented as poster presentation at PAS, 2015 in San Diego, CA. 04-2015
    • Siebenaler MK, Pierce H, Murphy EP, Byer-Mendoza C, Denney B, Fisher E. A Quality Improvement Study using Information Technology to Improve Family Centered Rounding. Abstract presented as poster presentation at APA QI Research Conference, 2015 in San Diego, CA. 04-2015
    • Cara-Fuentes G, Nataraj P, Shoemaker L, Siebenaler MK, Carswell K, Gupta M. Blood pressure measurement by pediatric residents: a forgotten skill? Abstract presented as poster presentation at PAS, 2016 in Baltimore, MD. 05-2016
    • Siebenaler MK, Guyer F, Ryan K. Acute mastoiditis with extensive bone destruction – Expand your differential diagnosis! Abstract presented as poster presentation at Pediatric Hospital Medicine (PHM) conference, 2016 in Chicago, IL. 07-2016
    • Siebenaler MK, Coffin M, Hargis J, Armenta R, Cannavino C. The Effectiveness of a Case-based, Online Inpatient Pediatrics Curriculum for Medical Students. Poster presented at AAP National Conference and Exhibition, Section on Hospital Medicine, 2018 in Orlando FL. 11-2018.
    • Rodriguez V, Boggs E, Castiglioni C, Samady W, Siebenaler MK, Verre M, Wicks J, Garfield C. Hospital Discharge Instructions and Adherence with National Standards. Poster presented at PAS, 2019 in Baltimore, MD. 04-2019.
    • Rodriguez V1,2, Verre M, Wicks J, Siebenaler MK, Garfield C, Castiglioni C, Boggs E, Samady W. Health Literacy and Language Needs for Pediatric Hospital Discharge Instructions. Poster presented at PAS, 2019 in Baltimore, MD. 04-2019.
    • Rodriguez V, Boggs E, Castiglioni C, Samady W, Siebenaler MK, Verre M, Wicks J, Garfield C. Hospital Discharge Instructions and Adherence with National Standards. Poster presented at PHM Conference, 2019 in Seattle, WA, MD. 07-2019.

    Grants

    “An Open-label, Dose-finding, Pharmacokinetics, Safety and Tolerability Study of Oritavancin Single-Dose Infusion in Pediatric Subjects < 18 Years of Age with Suspected or Confirmed Bacterial Infections.” University of California San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego, CA. Role: sub-investigator, 10-2014 – 06-2015
    • “A Randomized, Double Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Study to Assess the Efficacy, Safety, and Tolerability of BMS-986089 in Ambulatory Boys with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.” UF Child Research Institute, Gainesville, FL. Role: sub-investigator, 07-2017 – 06-2018
    • “A Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled, Multicenter Study With an Open-Label Extension to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of SRP-4045 and SRP-4053 in Patients With Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.” UF Child Research Institute, Gainesville, FL. Role: sub-investigator, 07-2017 – 06-2018
    • “An Open-Label, Multi-Center Study to Evaluate the Safety, Efficacy and Tolerability of Eteplirsen in Early-Stage Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.” UF Child Research Institute, Gainesville, FL. Role: sub-investigator, 07-2017 –06-2018
    • “An Open-Label, Multicenter, Study with a Concurrent Untreated Control Arm to Evaluate the Efficacy and Safety of Eteplirsen in Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy.” UF Child Research Institute, Gainesville, FL. Role: sub-investigator, 07-2017 – 06-2018
    • “A randomized, controlled, open-label, single-ascending dose, phase I/II study to investigate the safety and tolerability, and efficacy of intravenous SGT-001 in male adolescents and children with Duchenne muscular dystrophy.” UF Child Research Institute, Gainesville, FL. Role: sub-investigator, 07-2017 – 06-2018