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Vanessa Curtis, MD

Associate Program Director, Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship
Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics - Endocrinology and Diabetes

Contact Information

Primary Office
2024 Boyd Tower (BT)
200 Hawkins Drive
Iowa City, IA 52242


BA, Biological Sciences, Lawrence University, Appleton, Wisconsin
MD, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
Internship, Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin
Resident, Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin
Fellow, Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes, University of Wisconsin

Licensure and Certifications

American Board of Pediatrics Endocrinology certification
American Board of Pediatrics


Curtis, V., Allen, D. (2019). Boys will be men- But when?. JAMA Pediatrics.

Curtis, V., Peterson, A. (2016). Care of the Athlete with Diabetes. ACSM’s Health and Fitness Journal, 20(4), 39–40. DOI: 10.1249/FIT.0000000000000215.

Curtis, V. (In Press). Endocrine disorders. In McGraw-Hill Speciality Board Review: Pediatrics. McGraw-Hill Specialty Board Review: Pediatrics.

Curtis, V., Carrel, A. L., Eickhoff, J. & Allen, D. B. (2012). Gender and Race Influence Metabolic Benefits of Fitness in Children: A Cross-sectional Study. International Journal of Pediatric Endocrinology, 2012(1), 4. PMID: 22420715.

Carrel, A. L., Logue, J., Deininger, H., Clark, R. R., Curtis, V. & Montague, P. (2011). After-school Exercise Programs Improve Fitness and Body Composition in Elementary School Children. Journal of Physical Education and Sports Management, 2(3), 32-36.

Curtis, V. A., Allen, D. B. (2011). Boosting The Late Blooming Male: Use of Growth Promoting Agents in the Athlete with Constitutional Delay of Growth and Puberty. Sports health, 3(1), 32-40. PMID: 21691451.

Curtis, V. (2011). Pituitary Dysfunction in Neurofibromatosis. EndoTrends, 18, 1.

Dagle, J. M., Klein, J. M. (1999). Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension of the Newborn: Part 2. Iowa Perinatal Letter, XX, 1-2.

Dagle, J. M., Klein, J. M. (1998). Persistent Pulmonary Hypertension of the Newborn: Part 1. Iowa Perinatal Letter, XIX, 15-16.