MEDICAL SERVICES

EDUCATION

Medical School

  • Michigan State University, College of Osteopathic Medicine , 1973 , East Lansing , MI

Internship

Pediatrics
  • University of Connecticut School of Medicine , 1974 , Farmington , CT

Residency

Pediatrics
  • University of Connecticut School of Medicine Hospitals , 1977 , Farmington , CT

Fellowship

Psychosomatic Medicine
  • Boston Children's Hospital , 1978 , Boston , MA

Fellowship

Senior Fellow - Developmental Pediatrics
  • Boston Children's Hospital , 1979 , Boston , MA

Medical School

  • University of Connecticut School of Medicine , 1982 , Farmington , CT

CERTIFICATIONS

  • American Board of Pediatrics, Developmental Behavioral Pediatrics

PUBLICATIONS

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  1. The Golden Half Hour in Chronic Pediatric Pain-Feedback as the First Intervention. JAMA Pediatr. 2021 Jan 01; 175(1):7-8. View abstract
  2. Delivering transformative action in paediatric pain: a Lancet Child & Adolescent Health Commission. Lancet Child Adolesc Health. 2021 01; 5(1):47-87. View abstract
  3. Perceptions of Pain Treatment in Pediatric Patients With Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders. Clin J Pain. 2020 07; 36(7):550-557. View abstract
  4. Unintentional Symptom Intensification by Doctors. Pediatrics. 2019 11; 144(5). View abstract
  5. Pharmacological interventions for chronic pain in children: an overview of systematic reviews. Pain. 2019 08; 160(8):1698-1707. View abstract
  6. Microstructural White Matter Abnormalities in the Dorsal Cingulum of Adolescents with IBS. eNeuro. 2018 Jul-Aug; 5(4). View abstract
  7. Multidisciplinary Treatment Reduces Pain and Increases Function in Children With Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders. Clin Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2019 04; 17(5):994-996. View abstract
  8. Cumulative effects of multiple pain sites in youth with chronic pain. Eur J Pain. 2018 07; 22(6):1134-1141. View abstract
  9. The role of emotion regulation in chronic pain: A systematic literature review. J Psychosom Res. 2018 04; 107:38-45. View abstract
  10. Antidepressants for chronic non-cancer pain in children and adolescents. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2017 08 05; 8:CD012535. View abstract
  11. Antiepileptic drugs for chronic non-cancer pain in children and adolescents. Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2017 08 05; 8:CD012536. View abstract
  12. Abdominal Pain, the Adolescent and Altered Brain Structure and Function. PLoS One. 2016; 11(5):e0156545. View abstract
  13. The Potential Impact on Children of the CDC Guideline for Prescribing Opioids for Chronic Pain: Above All, Do No Harm. JAMA Pediatr. 2016 05 01; 170(5):425-6. View abstract
  14. Childhood Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders: Neonate/Toddler. Gastroenterology. 2016 Feb 15. View abstract
  15. Pain and Prejudice. JAMA Pediatr. 2015 Nov; 169(11):991-3. View abstract
  16. Perspectives on the clinical significance of functional pain syndromes in children. J Pain Res. 2015; 8:675-86. View abstract
  17. Pediatric Pain Screening Tool: rapid identification of risk in youth with pain complaints. Pain. 2015 Aug; 156(8):1511-1518. View abstract
  18. Don'T forget palliative patients--reply. JAMA Pediatr. 2015 Mar; 169(3):286-7. View abstract
  19. In reply. JAMA Pediatr. 2014 Dec; 168(12):1168. View abstract
  20. Pediatric pain management and opioids: the baby and the bathwater. JAMA Pediatr. 2014 Nov; 168(11):987-8. View abstract
  21. Functional pain: time for a new name. JAMA Pediatr. 2014 Aug; 168(8):693-4. View abstract
  22. The descent. JAMA Pediatr. 2014 Jun; 168(6):509-10. View abstract
  23. Persistent pain in chronically ill children without detectable disease activity. Pain Manag. 2014 May; 4(3):211-9. View abstract
  24. Chronic pain syndromes in childhood: one trunk, many branches. Oxford Textbook of Paediatric Pain. 2014. View abstract
  25. Common pain problems in the pediatric setting. Oxford Textbook of Paediatric Pain. 2014. View abstract
  26. Chronic pain is like....the clinical use of analogy and metaphor in the treatment of pain in children. Pediatric Pain Letter. 2013; 15(1):1-8. View abstract
  27. Using sucrose-with eyes wide open. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 2012 Jul 01; 166(7):667-9. View abstract
  28. Pediatric office pain: crying for attention. Pediatrics. 2012 Apr; 129(4):e1057-9. View abstract
  29. Educational outreach to reduce immunization pain in office settings. Pediatrics. 2010 Dec; 126(6):e1514-21. View abstract
  30. ChildKind: a global initiative to reduce pain in children. Pediatric Pain Letter. 2010; 12(3):26-30. View abstract
  31. Persistent pain in children. Bonica's Management of Pain . 2010. View abstract
  32. Do children with sickle cell disease receive disparate care for pain in the emergency department? J Emerg Med. 2010 Nov; 39(5):691-5. View abstract
  33. From the Ouchless Place to Comfort Central: the evolution of a concept. Pediatrics. 2008 Nov; 122 Suppl 3:S154-60. View abstract
  34. Overmedicalization in developmental-behavioral pediatrics. J Dev Behav Pediatr. 2008 Oct; 29(5):411-3. View abstract
  35. Retrospective evaluation of pain assessment and treatment for acute vasoocclusive episodes in children with sickle cell disease. Pediatr Blood Cancer. 2008 Aug; 51(2):265-8. View abstract
  36. Core outcome domains and measures for pediatric acute and chronic/recurrent pain clinical trials: PedIMMPACT recommendations. J Pain. 2008 Sep; 9(9):771-83. View abstract
  37. A novel needle-free powder lidocaine delivery system for rapid local analgesia. J Pediatr. 2008 Mar; 152(3):405-11. View abstract
  38. The effects of a two-week trial of transcutaneous electrical nerve stimulation for pediatric chronic back pain. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2007 Aug; 34(2):115-7. View abstract
  39. Pain reduction during pediatric immunizations: evidence-based review and recommendations. Pediatrics. 2007 May; 119(5):e1184-98. View abstract
  40. Neonatal pain. J Paediatr Child Health. 2006 Jan-Feb; 42(1-2):2-3. View abstract
  41. What's new in the management of pain in children. Pediatr Rev. 2003 Oct; 24(10):337-48. View abstract
  42. Pain in infants, children, and adolescents.2nd Edition. 2003. View abstract
  43. Office-based pain management. The 15-minute consultation. Pediatr Clin North Am. 2000 Jun; 47(3):601-15. View abstract
  44. IMpact-RSV Study Group report. Pediatrics. 1999 Oct; 104(4 Pt 1):993-4; author reply 995. View abstract
  45. Pediatric pain: new directions from a developmental perspective. J Dev Behav Pediatr. 1999 Aug; 20(4):209-10. View abstract
  46. A comparison of the Mogen and Gomco clamps in combination with dorsal penile nerve block in minimizing the pain of neonatal circumcision. Pediatrics. 1999 Feb; 103(2):E23. View abstract
  47. Consequences of inadequate analgesia during painful procedures in children. Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 1998 Feb; 152(2):147-9. View abstract
  48. Chronic pain is a manifestation of the Ehlers-Danlos syndrome. J Pain Symptom Manage. 1997 Aug; 14(2):88-93. View abstract
  49. The ouchless place: no pain, children's gain. Pediatrics. 1997 Jun; 99(6):890-4. View abstract
  50. Pain and human immunodeficiency virus infection in children. Pediatrics. 1996 Sep; 98(3 Pt 1):455-6. View abstract
  51. Common pain problems in the general pediatric setting. Pediatr Ann. 1995 Mar; 24(3):139, 143-6. View abstract
  52. The use of oral transmucosal fentanyl citrate for painful procedures in children. Pediatrics. 1995 Mar; 95(3):335-9. View abstract
  53. Oral transmucosal fentanyl citrate for premedication of children undergoing laceration repair. Ann Emerg Med. 1994 Dec; 24(6):1059-64. View abstract
  54. Pain, hurt, and harm. The ethics of pain control in infants and children. N Engl J Med. 1994 Aug 25; 331(8):541-4. View abstract
  55. Lidocaine as a diluent for ceftriaxone in the treatment of gonorrhea. Does it reduce the pain of the injection? Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 1994 Jan; 148(1):72-5. View abstract
  56. Pediatric pain: interacting behavioral and physical factors. Pediatrics. 1992 Nov; 90(5 Pt 2):816-21. View abstract
  57. Therapeutic orphans. Pediatrics. 1992 Apr; 89(4 Pt 1):688-9. View abstract
  58. Individual differences in children's response to pain: role of temperament and parental characteristics. Pediatrics. 1991 Feb; 87(2):171-7. View abstract
  59. The management of pain in children. Pediatr Rev. 1991 Feb; 12(8):237-43. View abstract
  60. Minimal sensitization and excellent renal allograft outcome following donor-specific blood transfusion with a short course of cyclosporine. Transplantation. 1991 Feb; 51(2):378-81. View abstract
  61. American Academy of Pediatrics Report of the Subcommittee on the Management of Pain Associated with Procedures in Children with Cancer. Pediatrics. 1990 Nov; 86(5 Pt 2):826-31. View abstract
  62. Pediatric pain: current status and new directions. Curr Probl Pediatr. 1990 Aug; 20(8):409-86. View abstract
  63. The undertreatment of pain in children: an overview. Pediatr Clin North Am. 1989 Aug; 36(4):781-94. View abstract
  64. Management of pain in children. Aust Paediatr J. 1989 Feb; 25(1):1-2. View abstract
  65. PCA for adolescents in sickle-cell crisis. Am J Nurs. 1988 May; 88(5):719, 721-2. View abstract
  66. The use of patient-controlled analgesia in adolescents with sickle cell pain crisis: a preliminary report. J Pain Symptom Manage. 1988; 3(2):109-13. View abstract
  67. Physicians' attitudes toward pain in children. J Dev Behav Pediatr. 1986 Dec; 7(6):350-4. View abstract
  68. Status of pediatric pain control: a comparison of hospital analgesic usage in children and adults. Pediatrics. 1986 Jan; 77(1):11-5. View abstract
  69. Pain and pain control in children. Curr Probl Pediatr. 1985 May; 15(5):1-67. View abstract
  70. Recurrent pains in children: an overview and an approach. Pediatr Clin North Am. 1984 Oct; 31(5):949-68. View abstract
  71. The baby and the bathwater: hyperactivity and the medicalization of child rearing. Perspect Biol Med. 1982; 25(3):406-16. View abstract
  72. St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center, Hartford, CT. Children's psychosocial problems: a holistic approach. Hosp Prog. 1981 May; 62(5):57-8. View abstract