Dr. Jennifer Thompson completed medical school at Tufts University School of Medicine in 1996. She completed pediatric residency at Naval Medical Center San Diego in 1999, and then served a two year tour as a general pediatrician at Langley Air Force Base in Hampton, VA. Dr. Thompson completed her fellowship in Pediatric Critical Care at UT Southwestern Medical Center in 2004. She served as a Pediatric Critical Care Attending Physician at Naval Medical Center Portsmouth from 2004-2008, after which she joined the faculty at UMass Memorial Medical School as an Assistant Professor, working as an attending physician in the pediatric ICU from 2008-2012. Most recently, Dr. Thompson worked at the Elliot Hospital in Manchester, NH serving as a pediatric critical care attending physician, as well as Director of the Pediatric Sedation Service.
- Medical School
- Tufts University School of Medicine (1996)
- Naval Medical Center, San Diego (1999), Pediatrics
- UT Southwestern/Children's Medical Center (2004), Pediatric Critical Care Medicine
- Pain control
- Comparison of Success Rates Using Video Laryngoscopy Versus Direct Laryngoscopy by Residents During a Simulated Pediatric Emergency.
- Sylvia MJ, Maranda L, Harris KL, Thompson J, Walsh BM Simul Healthc 2013 Feb
- A trial of methadone tapering schedules in pediatric intensive care unit patients exposed to prolonged sedative infusions.
- Bowens CD, Thompson JA, Thompson MT, Breitzka RL, Thompson DG, Sheeran PW Pediatr Crit Care Med 2010 Nov 504-11
- Prolonged delirium after quetiapine overdose.
- Rhyee SH, Pedapati EV, Thompson J Pediatr Emerg Care 2010 Oct 26 10 754-6
- Effect of low-dose naloxone infusion on fentanyl requirements in critically ill children.
- Darnell CM, Thompson J, Stromberg D, Roy L, Sheeran P Pediatrics 2008 May 121 5 e1363-71
Honors & Awards
- Excellence in Clinical Training
UMass Memorial Medical School (2008)
- Society of Critical Care Medicine, Pediatric Section