Jennifer Sherr, M.D., Ph.D.

Associate Professor, Pediatrics, Yale University School of Medicine

Jennifer Sherr is a pediatric endocrinologist and an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Yale University School of Medicine. Jennifer was diagnosed with T1D in 1987 and has been devoted to clinical research over the past 11 years. She is an active and integral member of the artificial pancreas team at Yale and focuses her career on clinical strategies to improve closed-loop insulin delivery, for which she received a JDRF Early Career Patient Oriented Diabetes Research Award.

Jennifer has also been involved with studies investigating new glucagon formulations for the treatment of severe hypoglycemia. Jennifer has worked on projects with the T1D Exchange and served as the first Junior Pediatric Faculty Member to its steering committee.

Jennifer holds a B.A. in Biology from Rutgers University and a M.D. from UMDNJ- Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. She completed her fellowship at Yale University School of Medicine and received her Ph.D. in Investigative Medicine from the Yale Graduate School of Arts & Sciences.