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Jennifer A. Rabbitts, MB ChB

Jennifer A. Rabbitts, MB ChB

Anesthesia, Pain Medicine

On staff since August 2011

Academic Title: Acting Assistant Professor

Research Center: Center for Clinical and Translational Research

  • Award Name Award Description Awarded By Award Date
    Future Leaders in Pain Research Award American Pain Society 2015
    Junior Investigator Award, for research in Pain in Infants, Children, and Adolescents, American Pain Society Shared Interest Group for Pain in Infants, Children, and Adolescents, American Pain Society, Palm Springs, CA 2015
    Best Abstracts in Category, Annual Academic Evening University of Washington Department of Anesthesiology 2012
    Young Investigators Travel Award American Pain Society 2012
    Clinical Research Scholars Program Award Seattle Childrens Hospital 2012
    Duane K. Rorie, M.D.,Ph.D. Award for laboratory-based research Recognizing outstanding residents and fellows for high quality scientiric inquiries that advance the science of anesthesiology. Department of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic 2010
    Richard A. Theye. M.D. Award for Clinical Research Recognizing outstanding residents and fellows for high quality scientific inquiries that advance the pracice of anesthesiology. Department of Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic 2007
    • Lewandowski Holley A, Rabbitts J, Zhou C, Durkin L, Palermo TM
      Temporal daily associations among sleep and pain in treatment-seeking youth with acute musculoskeletal pain.
      28378107 Journal of behavioral medicine , 2017 Apr, 4
    • Lewandowski Holley A, Rabbitts J, Zhou C, Durkin L, Palermo TM
      Temporal daily associations among sleep and pain in treatment-seeking youth with acute musculoskeletal pain.
      28378107 Journal of behavioral medicine , 2017 Apr, 4
    • Rabbitts JA, Fisher E, Rosenbloom BN, Palermo TM
      Prevalence and Predictors of Chronic Postsurgical Pain in Children: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
      28363861 The journal of pain : official journal of the American Pain Society , 2017 Mar. 29
    • Rabbitts JA, Fisher E, Rosenbloom BN, Palermo TM
      Prevalence and Predictors of Chronic Postsurgical Pain in Children: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis.
      28363861 The journal of pain : official journal of the American Pain Society , 2017 Mar. 29
    • Rosenbloom BN, Rabbitts JA, Palermo TM
      A developmental perspective on the impact of chronic pain in late adolescence and early adulthood: Implications for assessment and intervention.
      28267063 Pain , 2017 Mar. 4
    • Rosenbloom BN, Rabbitts JA, Palermo TM
      A developmental perspective on the impact of chronic pain in late adolescence and early adulthood: Implications for assessment and intervention.
      28267063 Pain , 2017 Mar. 4
    • Groenewald CB, Beals-Erickson SE, Ralston-Wilson J, Rabbitts JA, Palermo TM
      Complementary and Alternative Medicine Use by Children With Pain in the United States.
      28232257 Academic pediatrics , 2017 Feb. 21
    • Rabbitts JA, Aaron RV, Fisher E, Lang EA, Bridgwater C, Tai GG, Palermo TM
      Long-Term Pain and Recovery After Major Pediatric Surgery: A Qualitative Study With Teens, Parents, and Perioperative Care Providers.
      28232147 The journal of pain : official journal of the American Pain Society , 2017 Feb. 21
    • Groenewald CB, Beals-Erickson SE, Ralston-Wilson J, Rabbitts JA, Palermo TM
      Complementary and Alternative Medicine Use by Children With Pain in the United States.
      28232257 Academic pediatrics , 2017 Feb. 21
    • Rabbitts JA, Aaron RV, Fisher E, Lang EA, Bridgwater C, Tai GG, Palermo TM
      Long-Term Pain and Recovery After Major Pediatric Surgery: A Qualitative Study With Teens, Parents, and Perioperative Care Providers.
      28232147 The journal of pain : official journal of the American Pain Society , 2017 Feb. 21
    • Rabbitts JA, Zhou C, Narayanan A, Palermo TM
      Longitudinal and Temporal Associations Between Daily Pain and Sleep Patterns After Major Pediatric Surgery.
      28131699 The journal of pain : official journal of the American Pain Society , 2017 Jan. 26
    • Rabbitts JA, Zhou C, Narayanan A, Palermo TM
      Longitudinal and Temporal Associations Between Daily Pain and Sleep Patterns After Major Pediatric Surgery.
      28131699 The journal of pain : official journal of the American Pain Society , 2017 Jan. 26
    • Livingstone MJ, Groenewald CB, Rabbitts JA, Palermo TM
      Codeine use among children in the United States: a nationally representative study from 1996 to 2013.
      27779367 Paediatric anaesthesia , 2017 Jan. : 27(1)19-27 PMCID: PMC5179302
    • Livingstone MJ, Groenewald CB, Rabbitts JA, Palermo TM
      Codeine use among children in the United States: a nationally representative study from 1996 to 2013.
      27779367 Paediatric anaesthesia , 2017 Jan. : 27(1)19-27 PMCID: PMC5179302
    • Livingstone, M.J., Groenewald, C.B., Rabbitts, J.A., Palermo, T.M
      Codeine use among children in the United States: a nationally representative study from 1996 to 2013
      Paediatr Anaesth , 2016 Oct. 25 : doi: 10.1111/pan.13033
    • Rabbitts JA, Holley AL, Groenewald CB, Palermo TM
      Association Between Widespread Pain Scores and Functional Impairment and Health-Related Quality of Life in Clinical Samples of Children.
      26924379 The journal of pain : official journal of the American Pain Society , 2016 June : 17(6)678-84 PMCID: PMC4885772
    • Rabbitts JA, Holley AL, Groenewald CB, Palermo TM
      Association Between Widespread Pain Scores and Functional Impairment and Health-Related Quality of Life in Clinical Samples of Children.
      26924379 The journal of pain : official journal of the American Pain Society , 2016 June : 17(6)678-84 PMCID: PMC4885772
    • Groenewald CB, Rabbitts JA, Gebert JT, Palermo TM
      Trends in opioid prescriptions among children and adolescents in the United States: a nationally representative study from 1996 to 2012.
      26716995 Pain , 2016 May : 157(5)1021-7 PMCID: PMC4943214
    • Groenewald CB, Rabbitts JA, Gebert JT, Palermo TM
      Trends in opioid prescriptions among children and adolescents in the United States: a nationally representative study from 1996 to 2012.
      26716995 Pain , 2016 May : 157(5)1021-7 PMCID: PMC4943214
    • Groenewald, C.B., Rabbitts, J.A., Gebert, T., Palermo, T.M
      Trends in opioid prescriptions among children and adolescents in the United States: a nationally representative study from 1996 to 2012
      PAIN , 2016 : 157((5))1021-7
    • Rabbitts, J.A., Lewandowski Holley, A., Groenewald, C.B., and Palermo, T.M
      Association between widespread pain scores and functional impairment and health-related quality of life in clinical samples of children
      J Pain , 2016 : 17((6))678-84
    • Rabbitts J.A., Zhou, C., Palermo, T.M
      Interrelationships between sleep and pain in children undergoing major surgery
      Journal of Pain , 2016 : 17((4))S37
    • Holley, A.L., Rabbitts, J.A., Durkin, L.K., Zhou, C., Palermo, T.M
      Temporal associations among sleep and pain in youth with acute musculoskeletal pain complaints
      Journal of Pain , 2016 : 17((4))S1
    • Groenewald, C.B., Rabbitts, J.A., Palermo, T.M
      Complementary and alternative medicine use among children with pain in the United States: patterns, predictors, and perceived benefits
      Journal of Pain , 2016 : 17((4))S113
    • Accardi, M., Aaron, R., Rabbitts, J.A., Palermo, T.M., Gordon, D., Lesnik, I
      A qualitative study of factors important to patients to optimize the perioperative pain experience
      Journal of Pain , 2016 : 17((4))S
    • Rabbitts JA, Palermo TM, Zhou C, Mangione-Smith R
      Pain and Health-Related Quality of Life After Pediatric Inpatient Surgery.
      26416163 The journal of pain : official journal of the American Pain Society , 2015 Dec. : 16(12)1334-41 PMCID: PMC4666767
    • Rabbitts JA, Palermo TM, Zhou C, Mangione-Smith R
      Pain and Health-Related Quality of Life After Pediatric Inpatient Surgery.
      26416163 The journal of pain : official journal of the American Pain Society , 2015 Dec. : 16(12)1334-41 PMCID: PMC4666767
    • Rabbitts JA, Zhou C, Groenewald CB, Durkin L, Palermo TM
      Trajectories of postsurgical pain in children: risk factors and impact of late pain recovery on long-term health outcomes after major surgery.
      26381701 Pain , 2015 Nov. : 156(11)2383-9 PMCID: PMC4607609
    • Rabbitts JA, Zhou C, Groenewald CB, Durkin L, Palermo TM
      Trajectories of postsurgical pain in children: risk factors and impact of late pain recovery on long-term health outcomes after major surgery.
      26381701 Pain , 2015 Nov. : 156(11)2383-9 PMCID: PMC4607609
    • Noel M, Rabbitts JA, Tai GG, Palermo TM
      Remembering pain after surgery: a longitudinal examination of the role of pain catastrophizing in children's and parents' recall.
      25630028 Pain , 2015 May : 156(5)800-8 PMCID: PMC4402244
    • Noel M, Rabbitts JA, Tai GG, Palermo TM
      Remembering pain after surgery: a longitudinal examination of the role of pain catastrophizing in children's and parents' recall.
      25630028 Pain , 2015 May : 156(5)800-8 PMCID: PMC4402244
    • Rabbitts JA, Groenewald CB, Tai GG, Palermo TM
      Presurgical psychosocial predictors of acute postsurgical pain and quality of life in children undergoing major surgery.
      25540939 The journal of pain : official journal of the American Pain Society , 2015 Mar. : 16(3)226-34 PMCID: PMC5137504
    • Rabbitts JA, Groenewald CB, Tai GG, Palermo TM
      Presurgical psychosocial predictors of acute postsurgical pain and quality of life in children undergoing major surgery.
      25540939 The journal of pain : official journal of the American Pain Society , 2015 Mar. : 16(3)226-34 PMCID: PMC5137504
    • Rabbitts, J.A., Palermo, T.M., Zhou, C., Mangione-Smith, R
      Pain and Health-Related Quality of Life after Pediatric Inpatient Surgery
      J Pain , 2015 : 16((12))1334-41
    • Rabbitts JA, Holley AL, Karlson CW, Palermo TM
      Bidirectional associations between pain and physical activity in adolescents.
      23669450 The Clinical journal of pain , 2014 Mar. : 30(3)251-8 PMCID: PMC3766388
    • Mauermann W, Flick R, Rabbitts J
      Response to: the Fontan patient in the non cardiac setting.
      23822184 Paediatric anaesthesia , 2013 Aug. : 23(8)763
    • Rabbitts JA, Groenewald CB, Mauermann WJ, Barbara DW, Burkhart HM, Warnes CA, Oliver WC Jr, Flick RP
      Outcomes of general anesthesia for noncardiac surgery in a series of patients with Fontan palliation.
      22998356 Paediatric anaesthesia , 2013 Feb. : 23(2)180-7
    • Jennifer A. Rabbitts, MB ChB, Holley, A. L., Karlson, C. W., Palermo, T.
      Bidirectional Associations Between Pain and Physical Activity in Adolescents
      Clin J Pain , 2013
    • Rabbitts, J.A., Groenewald, C.B., Mauermann, W.J., Barbara, D.W., Burkhart, H.M., Warnes, C.A., Oliver Jr., W.C., Flick, R.P.
      Outcomes of general anesthesia for noncardiac surgery in a series of patients with Fontan palliation
      Ped Anaesth , 2013 : 23(2)180-7
    • Groenewald CB, Rabbitts JA, Schroeder DR, Harrison TE
      Prevalence of moderate-severe pain in hospitalized children.
      22332912 Paediatric anaesthesia , 2012 July : 22(7)661-8
    • Rabbitts JA, Groenewald CB, Räsänen J
      Geographic differences in perioperative opioid administration in children.
      22324378 Paediatric anaesthesia , 2012 July : 22(7)676-81 PMCID: PMC5139618
    • Rabbitts, J.A., Lewandowski Holley, A.S., Tai, G., Karlson, C.W., Palermo, T.M.
      Bidirectional Associations Between Pain and Physical Activity in Adolescents
      Pain , 2012 : 13(4)s1
    • Rabbitts, J.A., Groenewald, C.B.
      Acute Pain in Children, Post-Operative
      Encyclopedia of Pain, 2nd Edition , 2012
    • Rabbitts, J.A.
      Strabismus Surgery
      Anesthesiology Review, 4th edition , 2012
    • Rabbitts, J.A., Groenewald, C.B., Rsnen, J.
      Geographic differences in perioperative opioid administration in children
      Ped Anaesth , 2012 : 22(7)676-81
    • Groenewald, C.B., Rabbitts, J.A., Harrison T.E.
      Prevalence of moderate-severe pain in hospitalized children
      Ped Anaesth , 2012 : 22(7)661-8
    • Rabbitts JA, Groenewald CB, Jacob AK, Low PA, Curry TB
      Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome and general anesthesia: a series of 13 cases.
      21802629 Journal of clinical anesthesia , 2011 Aug. : 384-92
    • Rabbitts JA, Groenewald CB, Jacob AK, Low PA, Curry TB
      Postural orthostatic tachycardia syndrome and general anesthesia: a series of 13 cases.
      21802629 Journal of clinical anesthesia , 2011 Aug. : 23(5)384-92 PMCID: PMC3349351
    • Rabbitts JA, Groenewald CB, Dietz NM, Morales C, Räsänen J
      Perioperative opioid requirements are decreased in hypoxic children living at altitude.
      21199116 Paediatric anaesthesia , 2010 Dec. : 1078-83
    • Rabbitts JA, Groenewald CB, Dietz NM, Morales C, Räsänen J
      Perioperative opioid requirements are decreased in hypoxic children living at altitude.
      21199116 Paediatric anaesthesia , 2010 Dec. : 20(12)1078-83
    • Rabbitts JA, Groenewald CB, Moriarty JP, Flick R
      Epidemiology of ambulatory anesthesia for children in the United States: 2006 and 1996.
      20802051 Anesthesia and analgesia , 2010 Oct. : 1011-5
    • Rabbitts JA, Groenewald CB, Moriarty JP, Flick R
      Epidemiology of ambulatory anesthesia for children in the United States: 2006 and 1996.
      20802051 Anesthesia and analgesia , 2010 Oct. : 111(4)1011-5
    • Charkoudian N, Rabbitts JA
      Sympathetic neural mechanisms in human cardiovascular health and disease.
      19720780 Mayo Clinic proceedings. Mayo Clinic , 2009 Sept. : 822-30
    • Charkoudian N, Rabbitts JA
      Sympathetic neural mechanisms in human cardiovascular health and disease.
      19720780 Mayo Clinic proceedings , 2009 Sept. : 84(9)822-30 PMCID: PMC2735432
    • Jennifer A. Rabbitts, MB ChB, Rabbitts JA, Strom NA, Sawyer JR, Curry TB, Dietz NM, Roberts SK, Kingsley-Berg SM, Charkoudian N.
      Influence of endogenous angiotensin II on control of sympathetic nerve activity in human dehydration.
      19805740 Journal of Physiology , 2009 : 5441-5449
    • Rabbitts JA, Nuttall GA, Brown MJ, Hanson AC, Oliver WC, Holmes DR, Rihal CS
      Cardiac risk of noncardiac surgery after percutaneous coronary intervention with drug-eluting stents.
      18813037 Anesthesiology , 2008 Oct. : 596-604
    • Rabbitts JA, Nuttall GA, Brown MJ, Hanson AC, Oliver WC, Holmes DR, Rihal CS
      Cardiac risk of noncardiac surgery after percutaneous coronary intervention with drug-eluting stents.
      18813037 Anesthesiology , 2008 Oct. : 109(4)596-604
    • Rabbitts JA, Bacon DR, Nuttall GA, Moore SB
      Mayo Clinic and the origins of blood banking.
      17803879 Mayo Clinic proceedings. Mayo Clinic , 2007 Sept. : 1117-8
    • Rabbitts JA, Bacon DR, Nuttall GA, Moore SB
      Mayo Clinic and the origins of blood banking.
      17803879 Mayo Clinic proceedings , 2007 Sept. : 82(9)1117-8
    • Rabbitts JA
      Occupational exposure to blood in medical students.
      14531124 South African medical journal = Suid-Afrikaanse tydskrif vir geneeskunde , 2003 Aug. : 621-4
    • Rabbitts JA
      Occupational exposure to blood in medical students.
      14531124 South African medical journal = Suid-Afrikaanse tydskrif vir geneeskunde , 2003 Aug. : 93(8)621-4
    • Rabbitts J.A.
      Shocking
      Perioperative Drug-Drug Interactions
    • Rabbitts, J.A.
      This K is Not Special
      Perioperative Drug-Drug Interactions

  • Presentations Title Event Location Date
    Chronic postsurgical pain: Moving from assessment to intervention research to address childrens pain after surgery American Pain Society Annual Meeting 2017
    Planning for your First Job Discussion Panel Early Career Forum, Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Pain Society 2016
    Innovations in Post-Surgical Pain: Basic, experimental, and clinical studies of pain mechanisms and impact Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Pain Society 2016
    Trajectories of Pediatric Postsurgical Pain: Psychosocial risk factors Invited speaker at the Basic Science Shared Interest Group Meeting, Annual Scientific Meeting of the American Pain Society 2016
    Transition from Acute to Chronic Pain Surgery in Children and Adults: What We Know and Where We Need to Go Symposium Presenter, Annual Scientific Program of the Canadian Pain Society 2016
    Persistent postsurgical pain in children: Examining psychosocial risk factors, biochemical profiles, and functional outcomes. Symposium, International Symposium on Pediatric Pain 2015
    Pain trajectories in youth after major surgery International Symposium on Pediatric Pain 2013
    Monitoring Activity Pain and Sleep after Surgery in Youth Center for Clinical and Translational Research Work in Progress seminar July 2012
    Monitoring Activity Pain and Sleep after Surgery in Youth Pediatric Anesthesiology Research Grand Rounds Seattle Children's Hospital July 2012
    Prevalence of moderate-severe pain in hospitalized children Ninth Annual Seattle Childrens Fellows and Residents Research Day 2012
    Geographic differences in perioperative opioid administration in children Ninth Annual Seattle Childrens Fellows and Residents Research Day 2012
    Prevalence of moderate-severe pain in hospitalized children Fifth Annual Academic Evening, University of Washington Department of Anesthesiology 2012
    Bidirectional Associations Between Pain and Physical Activity in Adolescents Fifth Annual Academic Evening, University of Washington Department of Anesthesiology 2012
    Geographic differences in perioperative opioid administration in children Society for Pediatric Anesthesia Annual Meeting 2012
    Bidirectional Associations Between Pain and Physical Activity in Adolescents Pain in Infants, Children, and Adolescents Special Interest Group Meeting, American Pain Society 2012
    New applications of intravenous anesthetic drugs in children Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education
  • Grant Title Grantor Amount Award Date
    Innovative Pain Research Grant Scan Design Foundation $50,000 Aug. 1, 2016 - July 31, 2017
    Future Leaders Grant American Pain Society $20,750 Jan. 1, 2016 - May 31, 2017
    Longterm pain and health outcomes after major pediatric surgery National Institutes of Health 2014 - 2019

Overview

Board Certification(s)

Anesthesiology

Medical/Professional School

University of Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester

Residency

Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester

Fellowship

Anesthesiology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester

Clinical Interests

Prevention and management of acute postoperative pain in children. Studying risk factors that predict which children will develop severe and longer lasting postoperative pain and investigating ways to modify them.