2013 Research Annual Report

  • Training

    Students

    Junior Medical Students in the Pediatric Clerkship168     
    Senior Medical Students entered Pediatric Training13
    Senior Medical Students entered Medicine/Pediatric Training9
    Triple Board1
    Pediatrics/Neurology3

    Residents

    Pediatrics117
    Medicine/Pediatrics28
    Pediatric Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R)6
    Dental10
    Psychology 6
    Psychiatry/Child Psychiatry/Pediatrics13
    Human Genetics/Pediatrics7
    Neuro/Pediatrics21
    Dermatology7 rotating
    Anesthesia12
    Surgery (includes General Surgery, Cardiothoracic, Neurosurgery, Otolaryngology, Ophthalmology, Plastic, Orthopedic & Urology)140 rotating
    Radiology34 rotating                                                  

    Pediatric House Staff Recruitment

    Pediatric Candidates Interviewed276
    Medicine/Pediatric Candidates Interviewed70
    PM&R Candidates Interviewed9
    Psychiatry/Child Psychiatry/Pediatrics Interviewed29
    HG Pediatrics Interviewed7
    Neuro/Pediatrics Interviewed29               

    Fellows

    Adolescent Medicine3     Neurosurgery1     
    Transition Medicine0Ophthalmology1
    Allergy/Immunology4Orthopaedics2
    Anesthesia12
    Hand & Upper Extremity Surgery0
    Cardiology10 Surgery of the Spin1
    Cardiac Electrophysiology1Otolaryngology6
    Cardiac Imaging1Pathology2
    Fetal Cardiology1Plastic Surgery0
    Interventional Cardiac Cath1Psychiatry5
    Child Abuse1Psychology15
    Critical Care14Pulmonary8
    Developmental Disabilities6Quality Scholars in Transforming Health Care2
    Emergency Medicine12Radiology8
    Endocrinology9 Body MRI0
    Gastroenterology11 Pediatric Neuroradiology1
    Pediatric Transplant Hepatology1Rehabilitation Medicine2
    General Pediatrics3Rheumatology5
    Pediatric Primary Care Research2Sleep Disorder Medicine1
    Hematology/Oncology14Sports Medicine2
    Neuro-Oncology1Surgery2
    Hospital Medicine2Pediatric Adolescent Gynecology2
    Infectious Disease4 Colorectal Surgery2
    Medical Genetics1 ECMO1
    Clinical Biochemical Genetics1 Fetal Surgery1
    Clinical Cytogenetics1 Pediatric International Surgical Fellow1
    Clinical Molecular Genetics2 Trauma Surgery1
    Neonatology12 Vascular Anomalies1
    Nephrology6Urology3
    Neurology
    Clinical Neurophysiology1
    Clinical Neurosciences1
    Pediatric Epilepsy1
    Headache1
    Total, Clinical Fellows217
    Total, Research Postdoctoral Fellows136

    Summer Research Programs

    High School Interns16                   
    Undergraduate Students74
    Medical Students21

    Procter Scholars

    NameDisciplineProject
    Third Year
    Eric Mullins, MDCancer & Blood DiseasesMechanisms Linking Hemostatic Factors to Neuroinflammatory Disease
    Ajay Perumbeti, MD, FAAPHematology/OncologyGenetic Approaches to Correct Human Sickle Cell Anemia
    Sundeep Keswani, MDPediatric General & Thoracic SurgeryMolecular Mechanisms of Regenerative Wound Repair
    Second Year
    Tanya Kowalczyk Mullins, MDAdolescent MedicineAdolescent Sexual Behavior and Incident Sexually Transmitted Infections
    Kasiani Myers, MDBMT & Immune DeficiencyLeukemogenesis and Genomic Instability in Fanconi Anemia
    Stephanie Merhar, MDNeonatologySafety, Tolerability and Efficacy of Levetiracetam as Initial Monotherapy for the Treatment of Neonatal Seizures
    Elizabeth Schlaudecker, MDInfectious DiseasesInfluenza Infection and Immunization in Pregnancy
    First Year
    Jonathan Howell, MD, PhDEndocrinologyInvestigating the Regulatory Pathways that Control Endocrine Cell Function within the Pancreas and Intestine
    Benjamin Mizukawa, MDOncologyTargeting Cdc42 in Leukemia Stem Cells