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Bio for Jennifer Lisle, MD
Jennifer Lisle, MD

Jennifer Lisle, MD

Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics
Department of Orthopaedics & Rehabilitation
Department of Pediatrics

Clinic Address
Pediatric Orthopaedics
Musculoskeletal Oncology
Orthopaedic Specialty Center
192 Tilley Drive
South Burlington VT 05403
Phone: 802-847-2663
Fax: 802-847-3798

Links to Clinical Information:
Pediatric Orthopaedics
Musculoskeletal Oncology

Contact Information
Office Location:
UVM COM Department of Orthopaedics & Rehabilitation, McClure Musculoskeletal Research Center, 95 Carrigan Drive, 426C Stafford Hall, Burlington, VT, 05405


Medical School: University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT (2000)

Postdoctoral Training

Pediatric Orthopaedic Fellowship, Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle, WA (2007-2008)
Orthopedic Oncology Fellowship, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington (2006-2007)
Musculoskeletal Oncology Research Fellowship, Institute for Human Performance, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY (2005-2006)
Orthopedic Surgery Residency, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY (2001-2005)
General Surgery Internship, SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY (2000-2001)

Area of Interest

Malignancies of Bone and Soft Tissue: childhood and adult sarcomas, limb-sparing surgery, metastatic disease to bone
Children's Orthopedic Issues: pediatric hip disorders, pediatric foot deformity, congenital limb deficiency, skeletal dysplasia, benign bone tumors

Academic Appointments

Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopedics and Rehabilitation, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT (2008-Present)
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT (2008-Present)

Clinical Appointments

Division Chief, Pediatric Orthopaedics and Orthopaedic Oncology, The University of Vermont Medical Center, Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation, Burlington, VT (2012-present)

Awards and Honors

ACGME Clinical Teacher of the Year, Runner-Up (2011)


Gordon JA, Lisle JW, Alman BA, Lian JB.  Disruption of Crosstalk between Mesenchymal Stromal and Tumor Cells in Bone Marrow as a Therapeutic Target to Prevent Metastatic Bone Disease.  J Cell Physiol.  2014 [Epub ahead of print].

Daines SB, Aronsson DD, Beynnon BD, Sturnick DR, Lisle JW, Naud S. What is the Best Material for Molding Casts in Children?  J Pediatr Orthop. 2014 Feb 28 [Epub ahead of print].

Rittiluechai K, Wilcox R, Lisle J, Everett E, Wallace HJ 3rd, Verschraegen CF. Prognosis of hepatoid yolk sac tumor in women: what’s up, Doc? Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol. 2014;25(9):175.

Damron T, Lisle J, Craig T, Wade M, Silbert W, Cohen H. Ultraporous B-tricalcium phosphate alone or combined with bone marrow aspirate in benign cavitary lesions; comparison in a prospective randomized clinical trial.  J Bone Joint Surg Am.  2013;95(2):158-66.

Sheiko M, Bjornson K, Lisle J, Song K, Eary JF, Conrad EU. Physical activity assessment in adolescents with limb salvage.  J Pediatr. 2012;161(6):1138-41.

Blackburn EW, Aronsson DD, Rubright JH, Lisle JW. Ankle fractures in children. J Bone Joint Surg Am. 2011;94(13): 1234-44.

Bjornson K, Lisle J, Conrad E, Barnett, T Song K.  Measurement of walking activity throughout childhood: influence of leg length.  Pediatr Exerc Sci. 2010;22:581-595.

Lisle JW, Bradeen HA, Kalof AN.  Kaposiform hemangioendothelioma in multiple spinal levels without skin changes.  Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2009;467(9):2464-71.

Lisle JW, Eary JF, O’Sullivan J, Conrad EU.  Risk assessment based on FDG-PET imaging in synovial sarcoma patients.  Clin Orthop Relat Res.  2009;467 (6):1605-11.

Lisle JW, Choi JY, Horton JA, Allen MJ, Damron TA.  Metastatic Gene Expression Differs In Vitro and In Vivo.  Clin Orthop Relat Res. 2008;466(9):2071-80.

Beynnon BD, Johnson RJ, Haugh L, Scott Z, Webster J, Macy J.  A prospective study of knee injury risk factors in competitive alpine ski racers.  Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc.  199;7;283.

Webster JD, Terry S, Khan S.  Adolescent pancreatitis induced by gastric duplication cyst:  An unusual cause of anorexia.  Surgery. 1998;20:121-123.

Stevenson H, Webster JD, Johnson RJ, Beynnon BD.  Gender differences in knee injury epidemiology among competitive alpine ski racers.  Iowa Orthop J. 1998;18:64-66.

Link to Publications

Book Chapters

Lisle J, Lesiak A. In Laub (DL); Congenital Anomalies of the Upper Extremity; Springer, est publish date September 2014.

Lisle J, Aronsson DD.  In Weinstein SL and Flynn JM (ed.): Lovell and Winter’s Pediatric Orthopedics; Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, 2014, Chapter 4: Physical Examination, pp 87 – 148.

Lisle J, Weisstein J, Conrad EU.  In Wiesel SW (ed.):  Operative Techniques in Orthopaedic Surgery; Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins, 2010, pp 437 – 450.

Lisle, J.  AAOS Orthopedic Knowledge Update:  Pediatrics 4; Chapter 2:  Neoplasms.  Editor Kit, Song, MD, pp 11 – 28.

Lisle J.  Ganglion cyst of the hand.  In Conrad EU (ed.): Orthopedic Oncology: Diagnosis and Management; Thieme Medical Publishers, 2007, pp 244 – 246.Lisle J.  Hereditary multiple exostoses, book chapters. In Conrad EU (ed.)  Orthopedic Oncology: Diagnosis and Management; Thieme Medical Publishers, 2007, 57 – 60.