Residents Present Research at Pediatric Academic Societies

Bob Vinci and friends

Forty-three (!) current and recent BCRP houseofficers submitted 46 abstracts of their research to the spring meeting of the Pediatric Academic Societies in San Diego, CA, April 25 to April 28, 2015. In addition, Susan Chock and Hojun Li won the SPR House Officer Research Awards, Vijay Sankaran won the prestigious SPR Young Investigator Award, Loren Walensky won the prestigious E. Mead Johnson Award for pediatric research, and Barry Zuckerman won the Joseph W. St. Geme, Jr. Leadership Award.

The abstracts included (resident's names in boldface).

1.  Adam D. Durbin, Zainab Motala, Kevin Chen, David Malkin. Tamoxifen Induces Apoptosis in Rhabdomyosarcoma Via Estrogen Receptor-Dependent Activation of Stress-Activated Protein Kinases

2.  Aleksandra Olszewski, Traci Wolbrink, Daniel Hames, Mignon McCulloch, Deborah Stein, Sharon Su, Jeffrey Burns. Serious Gaming in Nephrology: Development of an Online Virtual Peritoneal Dialysis Simulator

3.  Alyna T. Chien, Katherine H. Schiavoni, Eli Sprecher, Bruce E. Landon, Barbara J. McNeil, Michael E. Chernew, Mark A. Schuster. Responding To Pediatric Incentives within Blue Cross Blue Shield's Alternative Quality Contract

4.  Andrew F. Miller, Michael C. Monuteaux, Florence Bourgeois, Eric W. Fleegler. Differential Utilization of Pediatric Procedural Sedation in Pediatric Versus Non-Pediatric Emergency Departments

5.  Asya Agulnik, Doris J. Soberanis Vasquez, Jose E. Garcia Ortiz, Lupe N. Mora Robles, Monica Kleinman, Carlos Rodriguez-Galindo. Successful Implementation of a Pediatric Early Warning Score in a Resource-Limited Pediatric Oncology Hospital in Guatemala

6.  Carmen L. Soto-Rivera, Paulina Ortiz-Rubio, Melanie Silverman, Jamin Alexander, Vinay M. Nadkarni, Michael S.D. Agus, Garry M. Steil. Continuous Glucose Monitoring in Critically Ill Children with Cardiovascular and/or Respiratory Failure

7.  Catherine L. Distler, Niloufar Paydar-Darian, Charlotte Woods-Hill, Joyce Li, Kara Hennelly. Improving Residency Procedural Training in Peripheral Intravenous Catheter Placement

8.  Christa Matrone, Jia Zhu, Daniel Schumacher. Calibrating Resident Self and Program Level Milestone Assessments Using Self Determination Theory

9.  Christina M. Freiberger, Lauren Veit, Sagori Mukhopadhyay, Lawrence M. Rhein. Epidemiology of Apnea, Bradycardia, and Desaturation in Late Preterm and Full Term Infants

10.  Christine C. Cheston, Mei A. Elansary, Alon Peltz, Kathleen Xu, Vivian Wang, James M. Moses. Family-Centered Rounds for Limited English Proficiency Patients: A QI Initiative

11.  Christine Cherella, Marvin Harper, Maryanne Quinn, Joseph Wolfsdorf, Bat-Sheva Levine. Severe Hypoglycemia in Youth with Diabetes Mellitus Presenting to an Emergency Department

12.  Corinna Rea, Eric Zwemer, Daniel Mallon, Larissa M. Wenren, Ronald C. Samuels, Sara L. Toomey. Using an Electronic Referral Form To Facilitate PCP-Specialty Care Coordination

13.  Dennis A. Daniel, Rebecca S. Hehn, Amy J. Starmer, Christopher P. Landrigan. Time-Motion Analysis of Pediatric Intern Activities During Day and Night Shifts

14.  Eli Sprecher, Jenny Chan, Pamela Schubert-Bob, Sara Cheek, Ellen Reisinger, Joanne E. Cox. Utilization of Patient Navigators in an Urban Academic Pediatric Primary Care Practice

15.  Elliot Melendez, Jane Whitney, Jackson S. Norton, Melanie Silverman, Michael C. Monuteaux, Richard G. Bachur. Cardiac Biomarkers Predict Longer ICU and Hospital Length of Stay in Pediatric Septic Shock

16.  Eric Zwemer, Archana A. Patel, Rejean Guerriero, Corinna Rea, David K. Urion, Sara L. Toomey. Education on the Brain: An Educational Partnership Between a Children's Hospital Primary Care Center and a Pediatric Neurology Residency

17.  Hojun Li, Harvey Lodish. Modeling of Inherited Anemias By Genome Editing

18.  Holly K. Hodges, Marvin B. Harper, Assaf Landschaft, Amir A. Kimia. Presentation, Diagnostic Testing, and Management of Infants Presenting to the Emergency Department with Dacryocystitis

19.  Jane Whitney, Jackson Norton, Melanie Silverman, Michael C. Monuteaux, Richard G. Bachur, Elliot Melendez. Biomarkers of Endothelial Dysfunction Predict Prolonged Hospitalization and Shock in Children With Severe Sepsis

20.  Jennifer Fiore, Maureen Black, Patrick Casey, Sharon Coleman, Diana B. Cutts, Mariana Chilton, John Cook, Stephanie Ettinger de Cuba, Alan Meyers, Deborah A. Frank, Ruth Rose-Jacobs. Children With Special Health Care Needs and Household Participation in Nutrition Assistance Programs

21.  Jessica Brick, Kendrin Sonneville, Tracy Richmond, Sarah de Ferranti, Jennifer Cheng, Erinn Rhodes. What Causes Childhood Obesity? Perceptions of Adolescents and Parents Attending Pediatric Weight Management Programs

22.  Jessica K. Creedon, Sigella Vargas, Lisa A. Asaro, David Wypij, Elliot Melendez. The Impact of Antibiotic Administration Time in Pediatric Septic Shock

23.  Jessica K. Schiffman, Dmitry Dukhovny, Meredith Mowitz, Haresh Kirpalani, Wenyang Mao, Robin Roberts, Amy Nyberg, John Zupancic. Quantifying the Economic Burden of Neonatal Illness on Families of Preterm Infants in the U.S. and Canada

24.  Jonathan Hatoun, Brian Penti, Howard Cabral, Lewis Kazis. Improving Asthma Is Taxing: The Impact of Tobacco Control Laws on Pediatric Asthma

25.  Katherine R. Schlosser, Jessica K. Creedon, Kenneth A. Michelson, Rebecca J.B. Cahill, Stephen G. Monteiro, Catherine L. Distler. Roll Call: Designing and Implementing an Emergency Preparedness Plan at a Large Pediatric Residency Program

26.  Kenneth A. Michelson, Michael C. Monuteaux, Mark I. Neuman. Glucocorticoids and Protracted or Biphasic Anaphylaxis in Children: A Retrospective Cohort Study

27.  Kenneth A. Michelson, Michael C. Monuteaux, Mark I. Neuman. Variation in Anaphylaxis Treatment at U.S. Children's Hospitals

28.  Kristina Keitel-Hasler, Valerie d'Acremont. Diagnostic Accuracy of Existing Clinical Prediction Rules and Guidelines in Identifying Young Children With Serious Bacterial Infections in Tanzania

29.  Lakshmi Ganapathi, Simon Van Haren, David J. Dowling, Ilana Bergelson, Nikunj M. Shukla, Subbalakshmi S. Malladi, Rajalakshmi Balakrishna, Hiromi Tanji, Umeharu Ohto, Toshiyuki Shimizu, Sunil A. David, Ofer Levy. The Imidazoquinoline Toll-like Receptor-7/8 Agonist Hybrid-2 Potently Activates Cytokine Production by Human Newborn and Adult Leukocytes

30.  Lauren E. Veit, Christina M. Freiberger, Michael Amberson, Sagori Mukhopadhyay, Lawrence Rhein. Patterns of Use of Diagnostic Evaluations To Identify Etiologies of Apnea in Late Preterm and Full Term Infants

31.  Margaret E. Samuels-Kalow, Alyssa R. Smith, Emily Hardy, Karin Rhodes, Cynthia Mollen. Parent Preferences for the Pediatric Emergency Department Discharge Process

32.  Marissa Hauptman, Jonathan M. Gaffin, Carter R. Petty, Diane R. Gold, Wanda Phipatanakul. Residential and School Proximity To Major Roadways and Asthma Morbidity in the School Inner-City Asthma Study

33.  Michael Amberson, Lauren Veit, Dmitry Dukhovny, Lawrence M. Rhein. Cost Analysis of Home Monitor Utilization To Facilitate Earlier Discharge in Late Preterm and Full Term Infants with Apnea

34.  Michael S. Toce, Michele M. Burns, Katherine O'Donnell. Clinical Effects and Financial Burden of Pediatric Unintentional Buprenorphine Ingestion

35.  Ruth Rose-Jacobs, Jennifer Fiore, Maureen Black, Patrick Casey, Sharon Coleman, Diana B. Cutts, Mariana Chilton, John Cook, Stephanie Ettinger de Cuba, Alan Meyers, Deborah A. Frank. Young Children with Special Health Care Needs in Low-Income Households: Food Insecurity and Supplemental Security Income

36.  Sarah U. Morton, Mugdha Joshi, Talia Savic, Alan H. Beggs, Pankaj B. Agrawal. Cell Cycle Dysregulation in Congenital Myopathy

37.  Scott E. Hadland, John R. Knight, Sion K. Harris. Trajectories of Substance Use Frequency Among Teens Seen in Primary Care

38.  Scott E. Hadland, Kora DeBeck, Huiru Dong, Brandon D. Marshall, Thomas Kerr, Julio S. Montaner, Evan Wood. Suicide Attempts in Relation To Childhood Maltreatment Among Street Youth: A Prospective Cohort Study

39.  Selin T. Sagalowsky, Angela M. Feraco, Tamara E. Baer, Heather J. Litman, Robert J. Vinci. Relationship Satisfaction, Work-Life Conflict and Their Impact on Burnout in a Cohort of Pediatric Residents

40.  Selin T. Sagalowsky, Kimball A. Prentiss, Robert J. Vinci. Simulation for Pediatric Residents: Lasting Impacts and a Comparison of Two Formats

41.  Susan C. Lipsett, Nira R. Pollock, John A. Branda, Caroline D. Gordon, Catherine R. Gordon, Lise E. Nigrovic. The Positive Predictive Value of the Lyme Elisa for the Diagnosis of Lyme Disease in Children

42.  Susanne C. Chock, Dmitry Dukhovny, Haresh Kirpalani, Sara B. DeMauro, Roger Soll, John A.F. Zupancic. Do Confirmatory Neonatal Controlled Trials Reduce Therapeutic Uncertainty? A Comprehensive Cumulative Meta-Analysis of Randomized Trials

43.  Tahlia Wolfgang, Elisha M. Wachman, Susan Minear, Davida M. Schiff, Julie Slomkowski, James Moses. Reducing Length of Stay for Infants with Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome: A Quality Improvement Project

44.  Tamara E. Baer, Angela Feraco, Heather Litman, Selin Sagalowsky, Robert Vinci. Burnout in Pediatric Residents: Association with Negative Patient Care Attitudes and Behaviors

45.  Timmy Ho, Dmitry Dukhovny, John A.F. Zupancic, Jeffrey D. Horbar, Donald A. Goldmann, DeWayne M. Pursley. Addressing Overuse: The Choosing Wisely Top 5 for Newborn Medicine

46.  Zeena Audi, Sharon Kim, Mabel Colon, Maria Molina, Boyd Richards, Marina Catallozzi. Lang Scholar Community Ambassador Internship: The Impact of a Patient-as-Teacher Module Created by Adolescents in Washington Heights