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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

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

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.