Practice Locations

UCHealth University of Colorado Hospital (UCH)
12605 E. 16th Ave Aurora, CO 80045


Jed Friedman, PhD, MS

Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine


Practice Locations

UCHealth University of Colorado Hospital (UCH)
12605 E. 16th Ave, Aurora, CO 80045


Provider Expertise


  • Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine

Conditions & Treatments

  • Pregnancy and Reproduction

    Gestational Diabetes, Maternal and Fetal Health, Neonatal Intensive Care, Pregnancy

Education & Training

Undergraduate Schools

BS, Springfield College (MA) (1980)

Graduate Schools

PhD, Kent State University (1989)


Pitt County Memorial Hospital/East Carolina University Program (1991)

Case Western Reserve University-Cleveland Clinic Foundation-MetroHealth Medical Center Program (1992)

Professional Memberships

Basic Science Training Committee, NIH Perinatal Biology Training Program, Chair

Children's Hospital Colorado Strategic Research Initiative, Steering Committee

Colorado Center for Obesity Research Initiative (CORI), UC Denver SOM, Co-Chair & Founding Member

Dean's Distinguished Lecture Series Selection Committee, Member

Neuroscience Faculty Search Committee, UC Denver SOM Division of Adult Endocrinology, Chariman

School of Medicine Dean's Strategic INfrastructure Review Committee (SIRC), Member

UC Denver NIH Building Interdisciplinary Research Women's Health Careers, Steering Committee

UC Denver NIH Child & Maternal Health Clinical & Translational Science Institute, Advisory Board

UC Denver NIH Pediatric Nutrition Training Program, Steering Committee

UC Denver SOM Center for Pre-maturity, Executive Committee

Research & Grants


Regulations of glucose homeostasis by C/EBPB (2006)

Mechanisms for fetal hepatic programming in the Non-Human Primate (2007)

ADA Mentor-Based Fellowship (2008)

UC Denver Deans Funds (2009)

Exploring the Fuel-Mediated Programming of Neonatal Growth (2009)

NIH-Nutrition Obesity Research Center (NORC) (2010)

Role of Macronutrient Diet Composition on Maternal and Infant Metabolic Outcomes (2010)

The Impact of maternal health and diet on development of fetal metabolic systems (2010)

Regulation of Maternal Fuel Supply and Neonatal Adiposity (2010)

Research Interests for Patients

Research focus areas include: Pregnancy, Neonatal, Gestational Diabetes, Early Onset/Childhood Obesity

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