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Holley Allen, MD, MSPH, Chief

Pediatrics Department   Image  
Pediatric Endocrinology Division
  • Program Director, Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship
  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Tufts University School
759 Chestnut Street, Room 3592
Springfield, MA 01199
  • Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship
    Colorado Children’s Hospital, Barbara Davis Center for Diabetes/University of Colorado
    Denver, CO
  • Pediatrics Residency
    Montreal Children's Hospital/McGill University School of Medicine
    Montreal, PQ, Canada
  • McGill University School of Medicine
    Montreal, PQ, Canada
  • MSPH
    University of Colorado
    Denver, CO
Honors and Awards
  • Teaching Award for 2006-2007, Tufts University School of Medicine, 2008
  • Elected to 2007-2008 Best Doctors in America by Peer Review, 2007
  • AMC-Academic Womens Midcareer Conference – competive selection, 2007
  • Certificate of Appreciation, Baystate Springfield Educational Partnership, 2007
Areas of Interest
  • Type 1 Diabetes – prevention, prediction, treatment modalities
  • Global diabetes care
  • Resident and Fellowship scholarly activity curriculum development
Committee Appointments
  • Tufts Clinical Faculty Appointment and Promotion Committee, 2010-present
  • Research Week Awards Committee, Baystate Medical Center, 2010-present
  • Graduate Medical Education Committee, Baystate Medical Center, 2005-present; Core Curriculum Subcommittee, 2010-present
  • Principal Investigators Advisory Committee, Baystate Medical Center, 2010-present
Professional Service
  • Medical Liaison, Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Western Massachusetts
  • Camp Physician, Joslin Diabetes Camp
  • Tiwari R, Campfield T, Wittcopp C, Braden G, Visintainer P, Reiter EO, Allen HF, Metabolic Syndrome in Obese Adolscents is associated with a risk for Nephrolithisis, J Pediatrics, Volume 160(4): 615-620, April 2012
  • McKiernan C, Chua LC, Visintainer PF, Allen H, High Flow Nasal Cannulae Therapy in Infants with Bronchiolitis, J Pediatrics 156(4):634-8, April 2010
  • Blanchet GV, Allen HF, Mehrotra SP, Richardson MW, The Tumor Lysis Syndrome in a Child with Multicentric Castleman Disease, J Pediatr Hematol Oncol, 32:247-249, April 2010
  • Moran A, Pekow P, Grover P, Zorn M, Slovis B, Pilewski J, Tullis E, Kiou TG, Allen H, and the CFRD Therapy Sutdy Group, Insulin Therapy to Improve BMI in Cystic Fibrosis-Related Diabetes Without Fasting Hyperglycemia, Diabetes Care, Vol 32:10, October 200
  • Tiwari R, Allen H, Reiter E, Pituitary Adenoma and GnRH Agonist Therapy for Precocious Puberty, EndoTrends, Vol 12: 2, September 2009