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