Andrea Steck, MD
Associate Professor, Pediatrics-Barbara Davis Center

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Medical School:
  • MD, University of Lausanne (1993)
Residency:
  • University of Geneva, Switzerland, Pediatrics (2000)
Fellowships:
  • University of Colorado, Pediatric Endocrinology (2008)
Languages: English
Department: Pediatrics-Barbara Davis Center

Publications

  • Beyerlein A, Bonifacio E, Vehik K, Hippich M, Winkler C, Frohnert BI, Steck AK, Hagopian WA, Krischer JP, Lernmark Å, Rewers MJ, She JX, Toppari J, Akolkar B, Rich SS, Ziegler AG. Progression from islet autoimmunity to clinical type 1 diabetes is influenced by genetic factors: results from the prospective TEDDY study. J Med Genet. 2018 Oct 4. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30287597
  • Redondo MJ, Steck AK, Sosenko J, Anderson M, Antinozzi P, Michels A, Wentworth JM, Atkinson MA, Pugliese A, Geyer S. Transcription Factor 7-Like 2 ( TCF7L2 ) Gene Polymorphism and Progression From Single to Multiple Autoantibody Positivity in Individuals at Risk for Type 1 Diabetes. Diabetes Care. 2018 Oct 1. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30275285
  • Evans-Molina C, Sims EK, DiMeglio LA, Ismail HM, Steck AK, Palmer JP, Krischer JP, Geyer S, Xu P, Sosenko JM. ß Cell dysfunction exists more than 5 years before type 1 diabetes diagnosis. JCI Insight. 2018 Aug 9;3(15). [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30089716
  • Ogura H, Preston-Hurlburt P, Perdigoto AL, Amodio M, Krishnaswamy S, Clark P, Yu H, Egli D, Fouts A, Steck AK, Herold KC. Identification and Analysis of Islet Antigen-Specific CD8( ) T Cells with T Cell Libraries. J Immunol. 2018 Sep 15;201(6):1662-1670. PubMed PMID: 30082321
  • Triolo TM, Fouts A, Pyle L, Yu L, Gottlieb PA, Steck AK. Identical and Nonidentical Twins: Risk and Factors Involved in Development of Islet Autoimmunity and Type 1 Diabetes. Diabetes Care. 2018 Jul 30. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 30061316
  • Redondo MJ, Geyer S, Steck AK, Sharp S, Wentworth JM, Weedon MN, Antinozzi P, Sosenko J, Atkinson M, Pugliese A, Oram RA. A Type 1 Diabetes Genetic Risk Score Predicts Progression of Islet Autoimmunity and Development of Type 1 Diabetes in Individuals at Risk. Diabetes Care. 2018 Sep;41(9):1887-1894. PubMed PMID: 30002199
  • Bonifacio E, Beyerlein A, Hippich M, Winkler C, Vehik K, Weedon MN, Laimighofer M, Hattersley AT, Krumsiek J, Frohnert BI, Steck AK, Hagopian WA, Krischer JP, Lernmark Å, Rewers MJ, She JX, Toppari J, Akolkar B, Oram RA, Rich SS, Ziegler AG. Genetic scores to stratify risk of developing multiple islet autoantibodies and type 1 diabetes: A prospective study in children. PLoS Med. 2018 Apr;15(4):e1002548. PubMed PMID: 29614081
  • Smith LB, Liu X, Johnson SB, Tamura R, Elding Larsson H, Ahmed S, Veijola R, Haller MJ, Akolkar B, Hagopian WA, Rewers MJ, Krischer J, Steck AK. Family adjustment to diabetes diagnosis in children: Can participation in a study on type 1 diabetes genetic risk be helpful?. Pediatr Diabetes. 2018 Aug;19(5):1025-1033. PubMed PMID: 29577538
  • Long AE, Wilson IV, Becker DJ, Libman IM, Arena VC, Wong FS, Steck AK, Rewers MJ, Yu L, Achenbach P, Casas R, Ludvigsson J, Williams AJK, Gillespie KM. Characteristics of slow progression to diabetes in multiple islet autoantibody-positive individuals from five longitudinal cohorts: the SNAIL study. Diabetologia. 2018 Jun;61(6):1484-1490. PubMed PMID: 29532109
  • Steck AK, Dong F, Frohnert BI, Waugh K, Hoffman M, Norris JM, Rewers MJ. Predicting progression to diabetes in islet autoantibody positive children. J Autoimmun. 2018 Jan 27. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29395739
  • Majidi S, Fouts A, Pyle L, Chambers C, Armstrong T, Wang Z, Batish SD, Klingensmith G, Steck AK. Can Biomarkers Help Target Maturity-Onset Diabetes of the Young Genetic Testing in Antibody-Negative Diabetes?. Diabetes Technol Ther. 2018 Feb;20(2):106-112. PubMed PMID: 29355436
  • Sharma A, Liu X, Hadley D, Hagopian W, Chen WM, Onengut-Gumuscu S, Törn C, Steck AK, Frohnert BI, Rewers M, Ziegler AG, Lernmark Å, Toppari J, Krischer JP, Akolkar B, Rich SS, She JX. Identification of non-HLA genes associated with development of islet autoimmunity and type 1 diabetes in the prospective TEDDY cohort. J Autoimmun. 2018 Jan 5. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29310926
  • Redondo MJ, Steck AK, Pugliese A. Genetics of type 1 diabetes. Pediatr Diabetes. 2017 Nov 2. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29094512
  • Redondo MJ, Geyer S, Steck AK, Sosenko J, Anderson M, Antinozzi P, Michels A, Wentworth J, Xu P, Pugliese A. TCF7L2 Genetic Variants Contribute to Phenotypic Heterogeneity of Type 1 Diabetes. Diabetes Care. 2017 Oct 12. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29025879
  • Frohnert BI, Laimighofer M, Krumsiek J, Theis FJ, Winkler C, Norris JM, Ziegler AG, Rewers MJ, Steck AK. Prediction of type 1 diabetes using a genetic risk model in the Diabetes Autoimmunity Study in the Young. Pediatr Diabetes. 2017 Jul 11. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28695611
  • Redondo MJ, Steck AK, Pugliese A. Genetics of type 1 diabetes. Pediatr Diabetes. 2017 Nov 2. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29094512
  • Redondo MJ, Oram RA, Steck AK. Genetic Risk Scores for Type 1 Diabetes Prediction and Diagnosis. Curr Diab Rep. 2017 Oct 28;17(12):129. PubMed PMID: 29080981
  • Redondo MJ, Geyer S, Steck AK, Sosenko J, Anderson M, Antinozzi P, Michels A, Wentworth J, Xu P, Pugliese A. TCF7L2 Genetic Variants Contribute to Phenotypic Heterogeneity of Type 1 Diabetes. Diabetes Care. 2017 Oct 12. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 29025879
  • Frohnert BI, Laimighofer M, Krumsiek J, Theis FJ, Winkler C, Norris JM, Ziegler AG, Rewers MJ, Steck AK. Prediction of type 1 diabetes using a genetic risk model in the Diabetes Autoimmunity Study in the Young. Pediatr Diabetes. 2017 Jul 11. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 28695611
  • Bosi E, Boulware DC, Becker DJ, Buckner JH, Geyer S, Gottlieb PA, Henderson C, Kinderman A, Sosenko JM, Steck AK, Bingley PJ. Impact of Age and Antibody Type on Progression From Single to Multiple Autoantibodies in Type 1 Diabetes Relatives. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2017 Aug 1;102(8):2881-2886. PubMed PMID: 28531305
  • Steck AK, Xu P, Geyer S, Redondo MJ, Antinozzi P, Wentworth JM, Sosenko J, Onengut-Gumuscu S, Chen WM, Rich SS, Pugliese A. Can Non-HLA Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms Help Stratify Risk in TrialNet Relatives at Risk for Type 1 Diabetes?. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2017 Aug 1;102(8):2873-2880. PubMed PMID: 28520980
  • Yu L, Zhao Z, Steck AK. T1D Autoantibodies: room for improvement?. Curr Opin Endocrinol Diabetes Obes. 2017 Aug;24(4):285-291. PubMed PMID: 28509692
  • Waugh K, Snell-Bergeon J, Michels A, Dong F, Steck AK, Frohnert BI, Norris JM, Rewers M. Increased inflammation is associated with islet autoimmunity and type 1 diabetes in the Diabetes Autoimmunity Study in the Young (DAISY). PLoS One. 2017;12(4):e0174840. PubMed PMID: 28380011
  • Frohnert BI, Ide L, Dong F, Barón AE, Steck AK, Norris JM, Rewers MJ. Late-onset islet autoimmunity in childhood: the Diabetes Autoimmunity Study in the Young (DAISY). Diabetologia. 2017 Jun;60(6):998-1006. PubMed PMID: 28314946
  • Liu Y, Rafkin LE, Matheson D, Henderson C, Boulware D, Besser REJ, Ferrara C, Yu L, Steck AK, Bingley PJ. Use of self-collected capillary blood samples for islet autoantibody screening in relatives: a feasibility and acceptability study. Diabet Med. 2017 Jul;34(7):934-937. PubMed PMID: 28226181
  • Sosenko JM, Yu L, Skyler JS, Krischer JP, Gottlieb PA, Boulware D, Miao D, Palmer JP, Steck AK. The Use of Electrochemiluminescence Assays to Predict Autoantibody and Glycemic Progression Toward Type 1 Diabetes in Individuals with Single Autoantibodies. Diabetes Technol Ther. 2017 Mar;19(3):183-187. PubMed PMID: 28177779
  • Steck AK, Larsson HE, Liu X, Veijola R, Toppari J, Hagopian WA, Haller MJ, Ahmed S, Akolkar B, Lernmark Å, Rewers MJ, Krischer JP. Residual beta-cell function in diabetes children followed and diagnosed in the TEDDY study compared to community controls. Pediatr Diabetes. 2017 Dec;18(8):794-802. PubMed PMID: 28127835
  • Steck AK, Larsson HE, Liu X, Veijola R, Toppari J, Hagopian WA, Haller MJ, Ahmed S, Akolkar B, Lernmark Å, Rewers MJ, Krischer JP. Residual beta-cell function in diabetes children followed and diagnosed in the TEDDY study compared to community controls. Pediatr Diabetes. 2017 Dec;18(8):794-802. PubMed PMID: 28127835
  • Waugh K, Snell-Bergeon J, Michels A, Dong F, Steck AK, Frohnert BI, Norris JM, Rewers M. Increased inflammation is associated with islet autoimmunity and type 1 diabetes in the Diabetes Autoimmunity Study in the Young (DAISY). PLoS One. 2017;12(4):e0174840. PubMed PMID: 28380011
  • Pugliese A, Boulware D, Yu L, Babu S, Steck AK, Becker D, Rodriguez H, DiMeglio L, Evans-Molina C, Harrison LC, Schatz D, Palmer JP, Greenbaum C, Eisenbarth GS, Sosenko JM. The HLA-DRB1*15:01-DQA1*01:02-DQB1*06:02 haplotype protects autoantibody-positive relatives from type 1 diabetes throughout the stages of disease progression. Diabetes. 2016 Jan 28. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 26822082
  • Zhao Z, Miao D, Michels A, Steck A, Dong F, Rewers M, Yu L. A multiplex assay combining insulin, GAD, IA-2 and transglutaminase autoantibodies to facilitate screening for pre-type 1 diabetes and celiac disease. J Immunol Methods. 2016 Jan 22. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 26809048
  • Elboudwarej E, Cole M, Briggs FB, Fouts A, Fain PR, Quach H, Quach D, Sinclair E, Criswell LA, Lane JA, Steck AK, Barcellos LF, Noble JA. Hypomethylation within gene promoter regions and type 1 diabetes in discordant monozygotic twins. J Autoimmun. 2016 Jan 9. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 26782299
  • Fouts A, Pyle L, Yu L, Miao D, Michels A, Krischer J, Sosenko J, Gottlieb P, Steck AK. Do Electrochemiluminescence Assays Improve Prediction of Time to Type 1 Diabetes in Autoantibody-Positive TrialNet Subjects?. Diabetes Care. 2016 Oct;39(10):1738-44. PubMed PMID: 27456836
  • Poppy A, Retamal-Munoz C, Cree-Green M, Wood C, Davis S, Clements SA, Majidi S, Steck AK, Alonso GT, Chambers C, Rewers A. Reduction of Insulin Related Preventable Severe Hypoglycemic Events in Hospitalized Children. Pediatrics. 2016 Jul;138(1). PubMed PMID: 27317577
  • Törn C, Liu X, Hagopian W, Lernmark Å, Simell O, Rewers M, Ziegler AG, Schatz D, Akolkar B, Onengut-Gumuscu S, Chen WM, Toppari J, Mykkänen J, Ilonen J, Rich SS, She JX, Sharma A, Steck A, Krischer J. Complement gene variants in relation to autoantibodies to beta cell specific antigens and type 1 diabetes in the TEDDY Study. Sci Rep. 2016 Jun 16;6:27887. PubMed PMID: 27306948
  • Steck AK, Dong F, Waugh K, Frohnert BI, Yu L, Norris JM, Rewers MJ. Predictors of slow progression to diabetes in children with multiple islet autoantibodies. J Autoimmun. 2016 Aug;72:113-7. PubMed PMID: 27255734
  • Steck AK, Fouts A, Miao D, Zhao Z, Dong F, Sosenko J, Gottlieb P, Rewers MJ, Yu L. ECL-IAA and ECL-GADA Can Identify High-Risk Single Autoantibody-Positive Relatives in the TrialNet Pathway to Prevention Study. Diabetes Technol Ther. 2016 Jul;18(7):410-4. PubMed PMID: 26991969
  • Pugliese A, Boulware D, Yu L, Babu S, Steck AK, Becker D, Rodriguez H, DiMeglio L, Evans-Molina C, Harrison LC, Schatz D, Palmer JP, Greenbaum C, Eisenbarth GS, Sosenko JM. The HLA-DRB1*15:01-DQA1*01:02-DQB1*06:02 haplotype protects autoantibody-positive relatives from type 1 diabetes throughout the stages of disease progression. Diabetes. 2016 Jan 28. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 26822082
  • Zhao Z, Miao D, Michels A, Steck A, Dong F, Rewers M, Yu L. A multiplex assay combining insulin, GAD, IA-2 and transglutaminase autoantibodies to facilitate screening for pre-type 1 diabetes and celiac disease. J Immunol Methods. 2016 Jan 22. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 26809048
  • Elboudwarej E, Cole M, Briggs FB, Fouts A, Fain PR, Quach H, Quach D, Sinclair E, Criswell LA, Lane JA, Steck AK, Barcellos LF, Noble JA. Hypomethylation within gene promoter regions and type 1 diabetes in discordant monozygotic twins. J Autoimmun. 2016 Jan 9. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 26782299
  • Chambers C, Fouts A, Dong F, Colclough K, Wang Z, Batish SD, Jaremko M, Ellard S, Hattersley AT, Klingensmith G, Steck AK. Characteristics of maturity onset diabetes of the young in a large diabetes center. Pediatr Diabetes. 2015 Jun 8. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 26059258
  • Paul DS, Teschendorff AE, Dang MA, Lowe R, Hawa MI, Ecker S, Beyan H, Cunningham S, Fouts AR, Ramelius A, Burden F, Farrow S, Rowlston S, Rehnstrom K, Frontini M, Downes K, Busche S, Cheung WA, Ge B, Simon MM, Bujold D, Kwan T, Bourque G, Datta A, Lowy E, Clarke L, Flicek P, Libertini E, Heath S, Gut M, Gut IG, Ouwehand WH, Pastinen T, Soranzo N, Hofer SE, Karges B, Meissner T, Boehm BO, Cilio C, Elding Larsson H, Lernmark Å, Steck AK, Rakyan VK, Beck S, Leslie RD. Increased DNA methylation variability in type 1 diabetes across three immune effector cell types. Nat Commun. 2016 Nov 29;7:13555. PubMed PMID: 27898055
  • Miao D, Steck AK, Zhang L, Guyer KM, Jiang L, Armstrong T, Muller SM, Krischer J, Rewers M, Yu L. Electrochemiluminescence Assays for Insulin and Glutamic Acid Decarboxylase Autoantibodies Improve Prediction of Type 1 Diabetes Risk. Diabetes Technol Ther. 2015 Jan 6. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25562486
  • Gutierrez-Achury J, Romanos J, Bakker SF, Kumar V, de Haas EC, Trynka G, Ricaño-Ponce I, Steck A, Chen WM, Onengut-Gumuscu S, Simsek S, Rewers M, Mulder CJ, Liu E, Rich SS, Wijmenga C. Contrasting the Genetic Background of Type 1 Diabetes and Celiac Disease Autoimmunity. Diabetes Care. 2015 Oct;38 Suppl 2:S37-44. PubMed PMID: 26405070
  • Bingley PJ, Rafkin LE, Matheson D, Steck AK, Yu L, Henderson C, Beam CA, Boulware DC. Use of Dried Capillary Blood Sampling for Islet Autoantibody Screening in Relatives: A Feasibility Study. Diabetes Technol Ther. 2015 Dec;17(12):867-71. PubMed PMID: 26375197
  • Chan CL, Taki I, Dong F, Hoffman M, Norris JM, Klingensmith G, Rewers MJ, Steck AK. Comparison of Metabolic Outcomes in Children Diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes Through Research Screening (Diabetes Autoimmunity Study in the Young [DAISY]) Versus in the Community. Diabetes Technol Ther. 2015 Sep;17(9):649-56. PubMed PMID: 26317880
  • Wang B, Hawa MI, Rijsdijk FV, Fain PR, Paschou SA, Boehm BO, Steck AK, Snieder H, Leslie RD. Heritability of thyroid peroxidase autoantibody levels in type 1 diabetes: evidence from discordant twin pairs. Diabetologia. 2015 Sep;58(9):2079-86. PubMed PMID: 26070305
  • Chambers C, Fouts A, Dong F, Colclough K, Wang Z, Batish SD, Jaremko M, Ellard S, Hattersley AT, Klingensmith G, Steck AK. Characteristics of maturity onset diabetes of the young in a large diabetes center. Pediatr Diabetes. 2015 Jun 8. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 26059258
  • Steck AK, Dong F, Taki I, Hoffman M, Klingensmith GJ, Rewers MJ. Response to comment on Steck et al. Early hyperglycemia detected by continuous glucose monitoring in children at risk for type 1 diabetes. Diabetes care 2014;37:2031-2033. Diabetes Care. 2015 Mar;38(3):e48. PubMed PMID: 25715429
  • Steck AK, Vehik K, Bonifacio E, Lernmark A, Ziegler AG, Hagopian WA, She J, Simell O, Akolkar B, Krischer J, Schatz D, Rewers MJ. Predictors of Progression From the Appearance of Islet Autoantibodies to Early Childhood Diabetes: The Environmental Determinants of Diabetes in the Young (TEDDY). Diabetes Care. 2015 May;38(5):808-13. PubMed PMID: 25665818
  • Gutierrez-Achury J, Romanos J, Bakker SF, Kumar V, de Haas EC, Trynka G, Ricaño-Ponce I, Steck A, Chen WM, Onengut-Gumuscu S, Simsek S, Rewers M, Mulder CJ, Liu E, Rich SS, Wijmenga C. Contrasting the Genetic Background of Type 1 Diabetes and Celiac Disease Autoimmunity. Diabetes Care. 2015 Oct;38 Suppl 2:S37-44. PubMed PMID: 26405070
  • Bingley PJ, Rafkin LE, Matheson D, Steck AK, Yu L, Henderson C, Beam CA, Boulware DC. Use of Dried Capillary Blood Sampling for Islet Autoantibody Screening in Relatives: A Feasibility Study. Diabetes Technol Ther. 2015 Dec;17(12):867-71. PubMed PMID: 26375197
  • Chan CL, Taki I, Dong F, Hoffman M, Norris JM, Klingensmith G, Rewers MJ, Steck AK. Comparison of Metabolic Outcomes in Children Diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes Through Research Screening (Diabetes Autoimmunity Study in the Young [DAISY]) Versus in the Community. Diabetes Technol Ther. 2015 Sep;17(9):649-56. PubMed PMID: 26317880
  • Wang B, Hawa MI, Rijsdijk FV, Fain PR, Paschou SA, Boehm BO, Steck AK, Snieder H, Leslie RD. Heritability of thyroid peroxidase autoantibody levels in type 1 diabetes: evidence from discordant twin pairs. Diabetologia. 2015 Sep;58(9):2079-86. PubMed PMID: 26070305
  • Steck AK, Dong F, Taki I, Hoffman M, Klingensmith GJ, Rewers MJ. Response to comment on Steck et al. Early hyperglycemia detected by continuous glucose monitoring in children at risk for type 1 diabetes. Diabetes care 2014;37:2031-2033. Diabetes Care. 2015 Mar;38(3):e48. PubMed PMID: 25715429
  • Steck AK, Vehik K, Bonifacio E, Lernmark A, Ziegler AG, Hagopian WA, She J, Simell O, Akolkar B, Krischer J, Schatz D, Rewers MJ. Predictors of Progression From the Appearance of Islet Autoantibodies to Early Childhood Diabetes: The Environmental Determinants of Diabetes in the Young (TEDDY). Diabetes Care. 2015 May;38(5):808-13. PubMed PMID: 25665818
  • Miao D, Steck AK, Zhang L, Guyer KM, Jiang L, Armstrong T, Muller SM, Krischer J, Rewers M, Yu L. Electrochemiluminescence Assays for Insulin and Glutamic Acid Decarboxylase Autoantibodies Improve Prediction of Type 1 Diabetes Risk. Diabetes Technol Ther. 2015 Jan 6. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25562486
  • Törn C, Hadley D, Lee HS, Hagopian W, Lernmark A, Simell O, Rewers M, Ziegler A, Schatz D, Akolkar B, Onengut-Gumuscu S, Chen WM, Toppari J, Mykkänen J, Ilonen J, Rich SS, She JX, Steck AK, Krischer J, the TEDDY Study Group. Role of Type 1 diabetes associated SNPs on risk of autoantibody positivity in the TEDDY Study. Diabetes. 2014 Nov 24. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25422107
  • Miao D, Steck AK, Zhang L, Guyer KM, Jiang L, Armstrong T, Muller SM, Krischer J, Rewers M, Yu L. Electrochemiluminescence Assays for Insulin and Glutamic Acid Decarboxylase Autoantibodies Improve Prediction of Type 1 Diabetes Risk. Diabetes Technol Ther. 2015 Jan 6. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25562486
  • Törn C, Hadley D, Lee HS, Hagopian W, Lernmark A, Simell O, Rewers M, Ziegler A, Schatz D, Akolkar B, Onengut-Gumuscu S, Chen WM, Toppari J, Mykkänen J, Ilonen J, Rich SS, She JX, Steck AK, Krischer J, the TEDDY Study Group. Role of Type 1 diabetes associated SNPs on risk of autoantibody positivity in the TEDDY Study. Diabetes. 2014 Nov 24. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25422107
  • Törn C, Hadley D, Lee HS, Hagopian W, Lernmark A, Simell O, Rewers M, Ziegler A, Schatz D, Akolkar B, Onengut-Gumuscu S, Chen WM, Toppari J, Mykkänen J, Ilonen J, Rich SS, She JX, Steck AK, Krischer J, the TEDDY Study Group. Role of Type 1 diabetes associated SNPs on risk of autoantibody positivity in the TEDDY Study. Diabetes. 2014 Nov 24. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 25422107
  • Steck AK, Dong F, Wong R, Fouts A, Liu E, Romanos J, Wijmenga C, Norris JM, Rewers MJ. Improving prediction of type 1 diabetes by testing non-HLA genetic variants in addition to HLA markers. Pediatr Diabetes. 2014 Aug;15(5):355-62. PubMed PMID: 25075402
  • Steck AK, Dong F, Taki I, Hoffman M, Klingensmith GJ, Rewers MJ. Early hyperglycemia detected by continuous glucose monitoring in children at risk for type 1 diabetes. Diabetes Care. 2014 Jul;37(7):2031-3. PubMed PMID: 24784826
  • Campbell MS, Schatz DA, Chen V, Wong JC, Steck A, Tamborlane WV, Smith J, Beck RW, Cengiz E, Laffel LM, Miller KM, Hallera For The AM, T1D Exchange Clinic Network. A contrast between children and adolescents with excellent and poor control: the T1D exchange clinic registry experience. Pediatr Diabetes. 2013 Aug 19. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 23957219
  • Frederiksen BN, Steck AK, Kroehl M, Lamb MM, Wong R, Rewers M, Norris JM. Evidence of Stage- and Age-Related Heterogeneity of Non-HLA SNPs and Risk of Islet Autoimmunity and Type 1 Diabetes: The Diabetes Autoimmunity Study in the Young. Clin Dev Immunol. 2013;2013:417657. PubMed PMID: 24367383
  • Frederiksen BN, Kroehl M, Fingerlin TE, Wong R, Steck AK, Rewers M, Norris JM. Association between vitamin D metabolism gene polymorphisms and risk of islet autoimmunity and progression to type 1 diabetes: the diabetes autoimmunity study in the young (DAISY). J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2013 Nov;98(11):E1845-51. PubMed PMID: 23979957
  • Miao D, Guyer KM, Dong F, Jiang L, Steck AK, Rewers M, Eisenbarth GS, Yu L. GAD65 autoantibodies detected by electrochemiluminescence assay identify high risk for type 1 diabetes. Diabetes. 2013 Dec;62(12):4174-8. PubMed PMID: 23974918
  • Campbell MS, Schatz DA, Chen V, Wong JC, Steck A, Tamborlane WV, Smith J, Beck RW, Cengiz E, Laffel LM, Miller KM, Hallera For The AM, T1D Exchange Clinic Network. A contrast between children and adolescents with excellent and poor control: the T1D exchange clinic registry experience. Pediatr Diabetes. 2013 Aug 19. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 23957219
  • Ziegler AG, Rewers M, Simell O, Simell T, Lempainen J, Steck A, Winkler C, Ilonen J, Veijola R, Knip M, Bonifacio E, Eisenbarth GS. Seroconversion to multiple islet autoantibodies and risk of progression to diabetes in children. JAMA. 2013 Jun 19;309(23):2473-9. PubMed PMID: 23780460
  • Pihoker C, Gilliam LK, Ellard S, Dabelea D, Davis C, Dolan LM, Greenbaum CJ, Imperatore G, Lawrence JM, Marcovina SM, Mayer-Davis E, Rodriguez BL, Steck AK, Williams DE, Hattersley AT, SEARCH for Diabetes in Youth Study Group. Prevalence, characteristics and clinical diagnosis of maturity onset diabetes of the young due to mutations in HNF1A, HNF4A, and glucokinase: results from the SEARCH for Diabetes in Youth. J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2013 Oct;98(10):4055-62. PubMed PMID: 23771925
  • Romanos J, Rosén A, Kumar V, Trynka G, Franke L, Szperl A, Gutierrez-Achury J, van Diemen CC, Kanninga R, Jankipersadsing SA, Steck A, Eisenbarth G, van Heel DA, Cukrowska B, Bruno V, Mazzilli MC, Núñez C, Bilbao JR, Mearin ML, Barisani D, Rewers M, Norris JM, Ivarsson A, Boezen HM, Liu E, Wijmenga C, PreventCD Group. Improving coeliac disease risk prediction by testing non-HLA variants additional to HLA variants. Gut. 2013 Jun 7. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 23704318
  • Yu L, Dong F, Miao D, Fouts AR, Wenzlau JM, Steck AK. Proinsulin/Insulin autoantibodies measured with electrochemiluminescent assay are the earliest indicator of prediabetic islet autoimmunity. Diabetes Care. 2013 Aug;36(8):2266-70. PubMed PMID: 23423694
  • Gerard-Gonzalez A, Gitelman SE, Cheng P, Dubose SN, Miller KM, Olson BA, Redondo MJ, Steck AK, Beck RW. Comparison of autoantibody-positive and autoantibody-negative pediatric participants enrolled in the T1D Exchange clinic registry. J Diabetes. 2013 Jun;5(2):216-23. PubMed PMID: 23368514
  • Frederiksen B, Liu E, Romanos J, Steck AK, Yin X, Kroehl M, Fingerlin TE, Erlich H, Eisenbarth GS, Rewers M, Norris JM. Investigation of the vitamin D receptor gene (VDR) and its interaction with protein tyrosine phosphatase, non-receptor type 2 gene (PTPN2) on risk of islet autoimmunity and type 1 diabetes: the Diabetes Autoimmunity Study in the Young (DAISY). J Steroid Biochem Mol Biol. 2013 Jan;133:51-7. PubMed PMID: 22960018
  • Johnson K, Wong R, Barriga KJ, Klingensmith G, Ziegler AG, Rewers MJ, Steck AK. rs11203203 is associated with type 1 diabetes risk in population pre-screened for high-risk HLA-DR,DQ genotypes. Pediatr Diabetes. 2012 Dec;13(8):611-5. PubMed PMID: 22776074
  • Steck AK, Wong R, Wagner B, Johnson K, Liu E, Romanos J, Wijmenga C, Norris JM, Eisenbarth GS, Rewers MJ. Effects of non-HLA gene polymorphisms on development of islet autoimmunity and type 1 diabetes in a population with high-risk HLA-DR,DQ genotypes. Diabetes. 2012 Mar;61(3):753-8. PubMed PMID: 22315323
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Professional Memberships

  • Lawson Wilkins Pediatric Endocrine Society, Member
  • The Endocrine Society, Member
  • American Diabetes Association, Member

Practice Locations

Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes - Specialty Clinic
1775 Aurora Ct
Aurora, CO 80045
303-724-2323

Children's Hospital Colorado
13123 East 16th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045
720-777-1234

Hospital Affiliation
  • Children's Hospital Colorado
Center Affiliations

Specialty Information

Specialties
  • Pediatric Endocrinology

General Information

Medical Schools:
  • MD, University of Lausanne (1993)
Residency Programs:
  • University of Geneva, Switzerland, Pediatrics (2000)
Fellowships:
  • University of Colorado, Pediatric Endocrinology (2008)
Languages: English
Department: Pediatrics-Barbara Davis Center
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