Jennifer Louis-Jacques

Jennifer Louis-Jacques, MD, MPH

Division:
General Pediatrics
Department:
Pediatrics
Call 434.982.0090
Primary Location:
Teen & Young Adult Health Center

1204 W. Main St.

Charlottesville, VA 22903

Directions
Fax:
434.924.9983
Secondary Locations:
Expertise
ABMS Certification:
Pediatric Medicine; Adolescent Medicine
Clinical Practice:
Teen Health, Pediatric Primary Care
About
Title:
Associate Professor
Biography

Jennifer Louis-Jacques, MD, MPH, is a pediatrician, providing primary care to children. She specializes in teen health and has a special interest in treating eating disorders and menstrual disorders. She came to UVA in 2019.

Born in Brooklyn, New York, to immigrant parents, Louis-Jacques grew up in New Jersey. She attended Cornell University in Ithaca, New York, where she majored in biology. Louis-Jacques then obtained a Master of Public Health at Columbia University before attending medical school at New York University School of Medicine in New York City.

For her pediatric residency, Louis-Jacques remained in New York City, training at Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital of Columbia Presbyterian Hospital. She then completed a fellowship in adolescent medicine at Boston Children’s Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts.

Louis-Jacques is a runner, yoga enthusiast, knitter and mom to a chihuahua-terrier mix named Neko. In her free time, she enjoys traveling and has visited many places abroad, including South Africa, Buenos Aires and Columbia.

Awards
  • 2017 Early Career Faculty Honor Roll
  • 2016 Harvard Macy Institute Scholar
Education
Primary:
New York University School of Medicine
Residency:
New York Presbyterian Columbia University
Fellowships:
Children's Hospital of Boston
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