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Jennifer N. Brinton, M.D.

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  • English

Clinical Details

Schedule An Appointment Clinical Office Address
(801) 662-3645 Primary Children's Hospital
100 N Mario Capecchi Drive
Salt Lake City, UT 84113
(801) 295-2361 South Davis Community Hospital
401 South 400 East
Bountiful, UT 84010

Bio

Dr. Brinton cares for children as a general pediatrician at South Davis Community Hospital and a Hospitalist at Primary Children’s Medical Center. She has a special interest in disease prevention, child advocacy and the comprehensive care of children with special healthcare needs.

Dr. Brinton graduated from the University Of Utah School Of Medicine and completed residency in categorical Pediatrics at the institution. She was a partner with Utah Valley Pediatrics (UVPEDS) in Orem, Utah, for 5 ½ years before leaving practice to care for her family. While in practice, she participated in UPIQ quality-improvement projects in asthma, ADHD and Medical Home, and applied for and was awarded a grant from the Utah Chapter of the American Lung Association for an asthma quality improvement project. She was the chair of the Quality Improvement Committee for UVPEDS her last two years in practice, and served as a volunteer pediatrician at the Utah County United Way free clinic once a month for two years.

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Pediatrics - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions General Pediatrics
Board Certification American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatrics)

Academic Profile

Board Certification and Academic Information

Academic Departments Pediatrics - Assistant Professor (Clinical)
Academic Divisions General Pediatrics
Board Certification American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatrics)

Academic Office Locations

Academic Office Phone Number Academic Office Address
(801) 585-6943 Williams Building
General Pediatrics
295 Chipeta Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108

Academic Bio

Dr. Brinton graduated from Harvard College with honors in Biology, and completed medical school at the University Of Utah School Of Medicine, where she also did her residency in categorical Pediatrics. As a third-year resident, she received the "Golden Apple" award for teaching medical students. She was a partner with Utah Valley Pediatrics in Orem, Utah for several years, where she also worked with Family Medicine residents at Utah Valley Regional Medical Center. While in private practice, she participated in UPIQ quality-improvement projects in asthma, ADHD and Medical Home. Currently, she works in inpatient medicine at both Primary Children's Medical Center and South Davis Community Hospital, where she works with and teaches medical students, Pediatric and Family Medicine residents caring for hospitalized children.

Dr. Brinton has a special interest in working with families and children with special healthcare needs, and in preventive health education and child health advocacy. She volunteers for the Utah Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics (UAAP) both as a CATCH (Community Access to Child Health) grant co-facilitator and to provide pediatrician testimony on child-health bills at the yearly State Legislature. She represents the UAAP to the Utah Medical Association's Board of Trustees and serves as the physician representative for the Board of Respiratory Care at DOPL.

Education

Education History

Type School Degree
Residency University of Utah School of Medicine
Pediatrics
Resident
Internship University of Utah School of Medicine
Pediatrics
Intern
Professional Medical University of Utah
Medicine
M.D.
Undergraduate Harvard & Radcliffe College
Biology
B.A.

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