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Report of Scholarly Activity

Pediatric Residency Training Program

2011-2012

 

A.  Publications:

  1. Kier C, Barone D, Mirza M, Belisova-Gyure Z, Hossain S, Maqsood H, Messina C, Miller D, Ludwig-Cull B.  Correlation of Child-Parent Responses to a Kids Sleepiness Scale.  Chest  October 2011;140:947A.
  1. Ortiz M, Troy A, Ramnitz M, Randall A, Pavuluri P, Rasmussen L, Weiler T, Fraser J, Regier D, Kurz J, Schumacher H, DeSalvo D, Edwards J, Nusinovich Y, Tucker A, Kavanagh R, Reese K, Hollo R, Summar K, Bear D, Yee E, Ruscica A, DiBlassio S, House M, Mendizabal B, Tryzinski SChildren's National Medical Center Residency Guidebook.  First Edition.  Fall 2011.
  1. Clark B, Fleming R, Spaeder M, Tuchman S.  Severe Hypercalcemia without Hypercalciuria in a Previously Healthy Infant.  J Pediatric Endocri Metab January 2012;24(1-2):187-190.
  1. Daymont C, Zabel M, Feudtner C, Rubin DM.  The Test Characteristics of Head Circumference Measurements for Pathology Associated with Head Enlargement: A Retrospective Cohort Study.  BMC Pediatr January 2012;12:9.
  1. DiNofia A, Nandagopal R.  More than a Moro: Twitching in a 6-week-old Girl.  Contemp Pediatr March 2012: 42-50. 
  1. Maslowsky J, Valsangkar B, Chung J, Rasanathan J, Trujillo F, Ochoa M, Chiriboga M, Astudillo F, Heisler M, Merajver S.  Engaging Patients via Mobile Phone Technology to Assist Follow-Up after Hospitalization in Quito, Ecuador.  Telemed J E Health  March 19, 2012. (Epub ahead of print). 
  1. Ghelani S, Pastor W, Parikh K.  Demographic and Treatment Variability of Refractory Kawasaki Disease: A Multicenter Analysis from 2005 to 2009.  Hospital Pediatrics April 2012;2(2):71-76.
  1. Schumacher H.  Put Politcs Aside, Save Obamacare.  Op-ed published in the Times Union (Albany, NY), April 8, 2012. 
  1. Pulver D, Anspacher M, Quion N, Buchholz R, Minier M, Schubert C.  Global Curriculum Column: Immigrant Children.  AAP Section on International Child Health Newsletter, April 2012. 
  1. Ortiz M, Skoda-Smith S, Rauen KA, Allan RW, Slayton W.  Juvenile Myelomonocytic Leukemia in a 16-Year-Old With Noonan Syndrome: Case Report.  J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. April 2012. [Epub ahead of print]
  1. Yeo K, Walter A, Miller R, Dalmau J.  Rituximab as Potential Therapy for Paraneoplastic Cerebellar Degeneration in Pediatric Hodgkin Disease.  Pediatr Blood Cancer June 2012;58(6):986-987.
  1. Robida D, Moon R.  Infant Sleep Position: Decisions do not Differ by Socioeconomic Status in African-American Families.  Arch Dis Child 2012. (accepted, publication pending)
  1. Mezoff EFocus on Diagnosis: DysphagiaPediatr Rev 2012. (accepted, publication pending)
  1. Mezoff E, Aly H.  The Winding Road to Understanding the Neonatal Origins of Gastrointestinal Inflammatory Disease.  J Perinatol 2012. (accepted, publication pending)
  1. DeSalvo D, Greenberg L, Henderson C, Cogen F.  A Learner-Centered Diabetes Management Curriculum: Reducing Resident Errors on an Inpatient Diabetes Pathway.  Diabetes Care 2012. (accepted, publication pending)


B.  Presentations at Major Regional/National/International Meetings:

  1. Clougherty B, Agrawal D, Davis A, Sepe E.  Virtual Learning Communities: Creation and Implementation of an Online Learning Community for Pediatric Residents.  Platform presentation at the Association of Pediatric Program Directors Mid-Atlantic Region Fall Meeting; Wilmington, DE; September 2011. 
  1. Nusinovich Y, Revenis M, Torres C.  Long-Term Outcomes for Infants with Intestinal Atresia Followed at Children’s National Medical Center, Washington, DC.  Platform presentation at the International Small Bowel Transplant Symposium; Washington, DC; September 2011.
  1. Manicone P, Kern J, Stewart C, Ottolini K, Ottolini M.  Evaluating the Role of a Web Based Diagnostic Checklist for Diagnostic Dilemmas in Pediatrics.  Poster presentation at the Diagnostic Error in Medicine 4th International Conference; Chicago, IL; October 2011.
  1. Valsangkar B.  Case Study of a Non-Governmental Organization Serving as a Public Service Laboratory to the Ecuadorian Ministry of Health.  Poster presentation at the American Public Health Association Annual Meeting; Washington, DC; October 2011.
  1. DeSalvo D, Henderson C, Cogen F.  Can a Learner-Centered Diabetes Management Curriculum Serve As A Quality Improvement Intervention To Reduce Resident Errors On An Inpatient Diabetes Pathway?  Poster presentation at the Pediatric Educational Excellence Across the Continuum (PEEAC) Conference; Arlington, VA; September 2011.  Poster presentation also at the combined AAMC Annual Meeting & Research in Medical Education Annual Conference; Denver, CO; November 2011.
  1. Fleming R, Clore E, Snyder J.  Management of Celiac Disease: Is There a NASPGHAN Approach?  Poster presentation at the NASPGHAN Annual Meeting; Orlando, FL; October 2011. 
  1. Hemler J.  IgE Levels are Low or Undetectable in Patients with Physician-diagnosed Common Variable Immunodeficiency.  Poster presentation at the American College of Asthma, Allergy, and Immunology Conference; Boston, MA; November 2011. 
  1. Valsangkar B, Maslowsky J, Iyengar P, Rasanathan J.  Proof of Concept of the Public Service Laboratory, an Innovative Tool for Global Public Health.  Poster presentation at the Global Health Education Consortium / Consortium of Universities for Global Health (GHEC/CUGH) 2011 Global Health Conference; Montreal, Canada; November 2011.
  1. L’Italien K, Green EA, Mehta A, Chapman K.  Misery Loves Company: A Patient with Long QT Syndrome who has Clinical Evidence of Two Mutations.  American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics Annual Meeting; Phoenix, AZ; March 2012. 
  1. Atabaki S, Chamberlain J, Shahzeidi S, Brown K, Grell R, Heard-Garris N, Jacobs B.  Reduction of Cranial Computed Tomography for Pediatric Blunt Head Trauma Through Implementation of Computerized Provider Order Entry Order Sets.  Poster presentation at the Annual Meeting of the International Brain Injury Association Meeting; Edinburgh, Scotland; March 2012. 
  1. DiBlassio S, Aly H, Mohamed M, El-Dib M, Glass P, Ahmad T.  Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia (BPD) and Neurodevelopmental Outcomes (NDO) at 18 Months in Very Low Birth Weight (VLBW) Infants.  Poster presentation at the PAS Annual Meeting; Boston, MA; April 2012.
  1. Manicone P, Stewart C, Kern J, Ottolini K, Ottolini M.  Diagnostic Dilemmas in Pediatrics: How Does a Web Based Diagnostic Checklist Perform?  Poster presentation at the PAS Annual Meeting; Boston, MA; April 2012.
  1. Nella A, Kaplowitz P, Ramnitz MS, Nandagopal R.  Lack of Biochemical and Sonographic Abnormalities in 24 Patients with Prepubertal Vaginal Bleeding Seen over 5 Years.  Platform presentation at the PAS Annual Meeting; Boston, MA; April 2012. 
  1. Lamb J, Rosenthal E, Lichtenstein C.  Expansion of the Pediatric Residency Advocacy Curriculum at Children's National Medical Center.  Platform and poster presentation at the PAS Annual Meeting; Boston, MA; April 2012.
  1. Davis A, Komis A, Parikh K.  Differential Impact of a Bronchiolitis Clinical Practice Guideline Change on Resident Versus Attending Hospitalist Services.  Poster symposium presentation at the PAS Annual Meeting; Boston, MA; April 2012.
  1. DeSalvo D, Cogen F, Henderson C, Greenberg L.  Can a Learner-Centered Diabetes Management Curriculum Serve as a Quality Improvement Intervention To Reduce Resident Errors on an Inpatient Diabetes Pathway?  Poster presentation at the PAS Annual Meeting; Boston, MA; April 2012.
  1. Sepe E, Davis A, Cloughterty BOn-Line Teaching & Learning Opportunities in Residency Education: How to Get Started, Participate In, or Create Your Own On-line Community.  Workshop presentation at the PAS Annual Meeting; Boston, MA; April 2012. 
  1. Ward S, Seghal S, Garth E, Clore E, Snyder J, Conklin L.  Premenstrual and Menstrual Symptoms in Adolescent Females: A Comparison of Adolescents with and without Inflammatory Bowel Disease.  Platform presentation at the Digestive Disease Week Conference; San Diego, CA; May 2012. 
  1. Fleming R, Clore E, Snyder J.  Searching for Paradigms in Pediatric Celiac Disease.  Poster presentation at the Digestive Disease Week; San Diego, CA; May 2012.
  1. Ruscica A, Schore R.  Treatment of Hyperleukocytosis: A Survey of Pediatric Oncologists.  Poster Presentation at the 25th Annual American Society of Pediatric Hematology Oncology (ASPHO) Meeting; New Orleans, LA; May 2012. 
  1. Davis A, Komis A, Parikh K.  Differential Impact of a Bronchiolitis Clinical Practice Guideline Change on Resident Versus Attending Hospitalist Services.  Poster presentation at the Academy for Healthcare Improvements 2012 Conference on Advancing the Methods for Healthcare Quality Improvement Research; Arlington, VA; May 2012. 
  1. Sadak K, DiNofia A, Reaman G.  Patient Perceived Facilitators to the Transition of Survivorship Care from the Pediatric to Adult Care Setting.  Poster presentation at the 12th International Conference on Long-Term Complications of Treatment of Children and Adolescents for Cancer (Williamsburg, VA; June 2012) and the 2012 American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting (Chicago, IL; June 2012).
  1. Bhansali P, Corriveau C, Moss K, Kavanagh R, Singha G, Simmons J.  Family Centered Rounds Induced Hypertension: Developing an Approach for Challenging Situations.  Workshop presentation at the 2012 Pediatric Hospitalist Medicine Meeting; Cincinnati, OH; July 2012.
  1. Berg J, Shah N.  Don't Count Your Chickens Before They Hatch.  Poster presentation at the 2012 Pediatric Hospitalist Medicine Meeting; Cincinnati, OH; July 2012.

 

C.  Grants Awarded:

  1. Schumacher H, White M.  Optimizing the Usage of the Mobile Health Program: Restoring its Place as the Medical home for DC Children.  2012 AAP CATCH Grant: $3000.  Awarded October 2011. 
  1. Reese K, Martin L, Zarr R.  Implementation & Outcomes of a Park Prescription Program in DC.  2012 AAP CATCH Grant: $3000.  Awarded October 2011. 
  1. Ortiz M.  Baylor Pediatric AIDS Initiative in Malawi.  Coleman Fund for Resident International Travel: $1000.  Awarded February 2012.
  1. Hrapcak S.  Health Frontiers in Laos.  Coleman Fund for Resident International Travel: $1000.  Awarded February 2012.
  1. Valsangkar B.  The Quito Project in Ecuador.  Coleman Fund for Resident International Travel: $1000.  Awarded February 2012.
  1. Wesighan K.  Child Trafficking in Chiang Saen, Thailand.  Coleman Fund for Resident International Travel: $1000.  Awarded February 2012.
  1. Ismail L.  Child Trafficking in Chiang Saen, Thailand.  Coleman Fund for Resident International Travel: $1000.  Awarded February 2012.
  1. DiNofia AClinica Esperanza in Honduras.  Coleman Fund for Resident International Travel: $1000.  Awarded February 2012.
  1. Ramnitz MS.  Clinica Esperanza in Honduras.  Coleman Fund for Resident International Travel: $1000.  Awarded February 2012.
  1. Daube A.  Nyanza Hospital in Kenya.  Coleman Fund for Resident International Travel: $1000.  Awarded February 2012.
  1. DeSalvo D.  2012 ACGME David C. Leach Award: $2,500.  Awarded at the 2012 ACGME Annual Educational Conference; Orlando, FL; March 2012.  
  1. Neel ML.  Child Trafficking in Chiang Saen, Thailand.  2011-2012 DC Chapter of the AAP International Travel Grant: $500.  Awarded June 2012. 

 

D.  Research Awards:

  1. DeSalvo D.  2012 ACGME David C. Leach Award.  Presented at the 2012 ACGME Annual Educational Conference.  Orlando, FL.  March 2012.  
  1. DiBlassio S, Aly H, Mohamed M, El-Dib M, Ahmad T, Glass P.   Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia and Neurodevelopmental Outcomes at 18 months in Very Low Birth Weight Infants.  Winner of the American Federation for Medical Research Award.  Washington, DC.  April 2012.
  1. Ward S, Sehgal S, Conklin L, Garth E, Clore E, Snyder J.  Premenstrual and Menstrual Symptoms in Adolescent Females: A Comparison of Females With and Without Inflammatory Bowel Disease.  Winner of the American Federation for Medical Research Award.  Washington, DC.  April 2012.
  1. DiBlassio S, Aly H, Mohamed M, El-Dib M, Ahmad T, Glass P.   Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia and Neurodevelopmental Outcomes at 18 months in Very Low Birth Weight Infants.  Winner of the Clinical Research Award for a Trainee at the Children’s National Medical Center Research & Education Week.  Washington, DC.  April 2012.
  1. Dawes C, Long S, Brown L, Muhayman J, Janakiram J, McAleese S.  East of the River Lactation Support Center: Improving African American Breastfeeding Rates Through Prenatal Education.  Winner of the Community-Based Research Award for a Trainee at the Children’s National Medical Center Research & Education Week.  Washington, DC.  April 2012.
  1. Lamb J, Rosenthal E, Lichtenstein C.  Expansion of the Pediatric Residency Advocacy Curriculum at Children's National Medical Center.   Winner of the Education, Training and Program Development Research Award for a Trainee at the Children’s National Medical Center Research & Education Week.  Washington, DC.  April 2012.
  1. Atabaki S, Chamberlain J, Shahzeidi S, Brown K, Grell R, Heard-Garris N, Jacobs B.  Reduction of Cranial Computed Tomography for Pediatric Blunt Head Trauma Through Implementation of Computerized Provider Order Entry Order Sets.  Winner of the Quality and Performance Improvement Research Award at the Children’s National Medical Center Research & Education Week.  Washington, DC.  April 2012.
 


 
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