Janine Young, MD, Pediatrics, Denver, CO, Denver Health

JanineYoungMD

Pediatrics Denver, CO

Medical Director, Denver Health Refugee Clinic, Medical Advisor, Colorado Refugee Services Program Co-Medical Director, Denver Health Human Rights Clinic

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  • Office

    Denver Health and Hospitals, Lowry Family Health Center
    1001 Yosemite St.
    Denver, CO 80230
    Phone(303) 602-4545
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Education & Training

  • Children's HospitalRESIDENCY
  • Boston Children's Hospital
    Boston Children's HospitalINTERNSHIP
  • Harvard Medical School
    Harvard Medical SchoolMEDICAL_SCHOOL
  • Columbia UniversityOTHER_TRAINING

Certifications & Licensure

  • CT State Medical License
    CT State Medical License 2009 - 2014
  • CO State Medical License
    CO State Medical License 2000 - 2021
  • CA State Medical License
    CA State Medical License 1998 - 2022
  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatrics

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Pro Bono Service Award Rocky Mountain Immigration Advocacy Network, 2018
  • Health Equity Champion Award Center for Health Progress, 2018
  • Denver Health Foundation Pillar Award for Community Medicine Denver Health Refugee Clinic, 2016
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Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Journal Articles

  • Better completion of pediatric latent tuberculosis treatment using 4 months of rifampin in a US-based tuberculosis clinic  
    Gaensbauer J, Aiona K, Haas M, Reves R, Young J, Belknap R, Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 1/1/2018
  • Increasing Hepatitis B Vaccine Prevalence Among Refugee Children Arriving in the United States, 2006-2012  
    Yun K, Urban K, Mamo B, Matheson J, Payton C, Scott KC, Song L, Stauffer WM, Stone BL, Young J, Lin H, American Journal of Public Health, 1/16/2016
  • Health profiles of newly arrived refugee children in United States, 2006-2012  
    Yun K, Matheson J, Payton C, Scott K, Stone B, Song L, Stauffer W, Urban K, Young J, Mamo B, American Journal of Public Health, 1/1/2015
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Books/Book Chapters

Abstracts/Posters

  • A quality improvement intervention using Lean principles to improve maternal linkage and retention to care for hepatitis B pre- and post-partum.
    Zha J, Young J, Staff T, Sprague K, Kelly A, Leone A, Heinrichs G, Colorado Academy of Family Physicians, Denver, CO, 1/1/2018
  • Lead screening results in refugee children and reproductive-aged females at one federally qualified health center in Denver, CO.
    Westling A, Young J, North American Refugee Health Conference, Portland, OR, 1/1/2018
  • Predictors of hepatitis b linkage and retention to care for a cohort of refugee arrrivals.
    White D, Aragon D, Asfaw M, Scenna K, Heard S, Young J, North American Refugee Health Conference, Portland, OR, 1/1/2018
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Lectures

  • Female genital cutting in children. Case presentations by a US-based pediatrician and AAP guidelines. 
    Montreal, Canada - 1/1/2018
  • The practice of pediatrics through the lens of immigrant maternal-child health. 
    Portland, OR - 1/1/2018
  • Training and standardization in the care of pediatric US-bound refugees, Teach the Trainer. 
    Bangkok, Thailand - 1/1/2018
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Other

Press Mentions

  • Bioethics During Times of War: Where Are We Today?
    Bioethics During Times of War: Where Are We Today?May 20, 2019
  • Family Separation Will Have Devastating, Irreversible Consequences
    Family Separation Will Have Devastating, Irreversible ConsequencesJune 26, 2018
  • Denver Doctor Talks About Damaging Effects on Refugee Children Separated from Parents
    Denver Doctor Talks About Damaging Effects on Refugee Children Separated from ParentsJune 22, 2018
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Professional Memberships

Other Languages

  • Spanish, French

Hospital Affiliations