• 1290 Citations
1975 …2019
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Research Interests

Identify children at risk CAD. Utlize the new NHLBI guidelines (member expert panel) to reduce cardiovascuar disease in children and adolescents. Provide tools, support, and provide recognition for pediatric office based education and to mentor community pediatricians to provide more teaching to medical students, residents, and other trainees.

Certifications and Licenses


Training Experience

1982Residency, Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Children’s Memorial Hospital)

Education/Academic qualification

MD, PhD, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

… → 1979

PhD, Illinois Institute Of Technology

… → 1974

Research interests

  • Cholesterol
  • Medical Education
  • Obesity
  • Pediatrics

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Pediatrics Medicine & Life Sciences
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Lipids Medicine & Life Sciences
Cholesterol Medicine & Life Sciences
National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (U.S.) Medicine & Life Sciences
Tobacco Medicine & Life Sciences
Enuresis Medicine & Life Sciences

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Grants 2015 2018

Research Output 1975 2019

Characteristics of Children Referred to a Lipid Clinic Before and After the Universal Screening Guidelines

Selvaraj, K., Olave-Pichon, A., Benuck, I., Ariza, A. J. & Binns, H., Jun 1 2019, In : Clinical pediatrics. 58, 6, p. 656-664 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans

Preserving optimal cardiovascular health in children

Marma, A. K. & Benuck, I., Dec 1 2018, In : Pediatric annals. 47, 12, p. e479-e486

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Beginning of Human Life
American Heart Association
Health Promotion
Blood Glucose
3 Citations (Scopus)

Progressive aortic stenosis in homozygous familial hypercholesterolemia after liver transplant

Greco, M., Robinson, J. D., Eltayeb, O. M. & Benuck, I., Nov 1 2016, In : Pediatrics. 138, 5, e20160740.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hyperlipoproteinemia Type II
Aortic Valve Stenosis
Vascular Calcification

A pediatric practice's journey to provide care to healthy babies and children

Benuck, I., 2015, In : Pediatric annals. 44, 3, p. 92-96 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)

A pediatric practice’s journey to provide care to “healthy babies and children”

Benuck, I., Mar 1 2015, In : Pediatric annals. 44, 3, p. 92-96 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Patient-Centered Care
Continuity of Patient Care
Herpes Zoster