Resident Scholarship

Awards

  • Jareau Cordell – Scholarship, UNM Pediatric Pulmonary Division, Native American Cystic Fibrosis Conference, Indianapolis, IN. (2017)
  • Megana Dwarakanath – Bennahum Fellowship, Travel Grant for study of the humanities, UNM (2018)
  • Shirin Fazel-Hashemi and Adam Cross -  AAP CATCH Grant Recipients for Developing a resource guide for refugees in Albuquerque, NM (2017)
  • Jennifer Han – Third Place Best Poster Presentation at UNM Pediatric Research Week (2017)
  • Ryan Kiser - Presentation received honorable mention, Annual section of Perinatal and Neonatal Districk VII meeting Midway, UT (2018)

Scholarly Quality Improvement Activities

  • Jareau Cordell – Developed and Initiated an Interdisciplinary Pediatric Concussion Clinic
  • Ashley Davis – Developed a Pediatric ED protocol for the management of Febrile Neutropenia
  • Erik Grimm – Evaluating the effectiveness of ASD devices in the Pediatric Cardiology Cath Lab
  • Shirin Fazel-Hashemi and Adam Cross – Refugee language and cultural resource guide to Albuquerque and our Health Systems
  • Jennifer Han – Vaccine improvement project for pediatric oncology patients
  • Ryan Kiser, Sandra Aziz, Vani Parashette – NIPPER (Newborn Intervention Promoting Preterm Infant Eating Readiness) : Promoting Oral Feeding in the NICU
  • Ryan Kiser – Gastric residual alternative management in the Neonatal ICU
  • Danielle Mascarenas – Developed a pediatric sepsis protocol for the Pediatric Emergency Room
  • Alan Mason – Developing a protocol for first time seizure evaluation in the Pediatric ED and Urgent Care
  • Emily Philips, Danielle Change and Chloe Stoffel– Baby Friendly Quality Improvement Initiative
  • Lauren Thorp – Improve Care Now: Protocol to improve nutrition in IBD patients

Research and Scholarly Presentations

  • Begay, T. Native American Adolescent Suicide. Envision New Mexico Telehealth. (2017)
  • Cordell, J. UNMH Interdisciplinary Pediatric Concussion Clinic. UNM Pediatric Department Grand Rounds. (2018)
  • Davis, A. “Role of serum ferritin as an early diagnostic marker of Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis (HLH) in pediatric patients”. Poster presentation at the Wylder Lecture Series for the New Mexico Pediatric Society. (2017)
  • Davis, A. “Self-perceived pediatric critical care training gaps by pediatric generalists and hospitalists”. Poster presentation at the Wylder Lecture Series for the New Mexico Pediatric Society. (2016)
  • Dwarakanath, M. Exploring Racism in Health: An interactive session. MedEd. (2018)
  • Habib, S. “Rhinovirus-associated rhabdomyolysis and acute renal failure in a pediatric patient.” Critical Care Medicine, vol. 46, no. 1, Jan. 2018
  • Habib, Sana, et al. “715: Rhinovirus-Associated Rhabdomyolysis and Acute Renal Failure in a Pediatric Patient.”  Oral Presentation at the Society of Critical Medicine (2018)
  • Habib, S. “Milk of molasses enema induced anaphylaxis in a pediatric patient”. Poster Presentation at the Research Conference of the University of New Mexico. (2018)
  • Habib, S. Hadid, S. “Cor Triatriatum Sinister and the Importance of Diaphoresis in Early Recognition of Congestive Heart Failure.” Poster Presentation at the Research Conference of the University of New Mexico. (2017)
  • Han, J.H., McKee, J.Q., Richards, A.A., Patt, Y.Z., & Kuttesch, J.F.  The Combination of Sorafenib and Capecitabine in Recurrent Fibrolamellar Hepatocellular Carcinoma:  A Novel Oral Chemotherapy Approach.  Published on March 31, 2018.  Pediatric Blood & Cancer. 2018;e27057. 
  • Han, J.H., McKee, J.Q., Richards, A.A., Patt, Y.Z., & Kuttesch, J.F.  The Combination of Sorafenib and Capecitabine in Recurrent Fibrolamellar Hepatocellular Carcinoma:  A Novel Oral Chemotherapy Approach.  Poster presented at: American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology (ASPHO) 2018 Annual Meeting, May 2018
  • Han, J.H., Harmoney, K., Dokmeci, E., Torrez, J., Chavez C.M., Cordova de Ortega, L., Kuttesch, J.F., Muller, M., & Winter, S.S.  Dynamic Re-immunization of Off-treatment Childhood Cancer Survivors: An Implementation Feasibility Study.  Published on February 1, 2018.  PLoS ONE 13(2): e0191804. 
  • Han, J.H., Harmoney, K., Dokmeci, E., Torrez, J., Chavez C.M., Cordova de Ortega, L., Kuttesch, J.F., Muller, M., & Winter, S.S.  Re-immunization of Pediatric Cancer Patients after Conventional Chemotherapy: A Prospective Feasibility Study.  Poster presented at: New Mexico Pediatric Society’s Annual Wylder Conference, August 2016.
  • Kadish, M. “A Pediatric Emergency Department Car Seat Distribution Program: Are Populations of Need Being Served?”. Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting. (2018)
  • Kadish, M. “A Pediatric Emergency Department Car Seat Distribution Program: Are Populations of Need Being Served?”.  NM Public Health Association Conference (2018)
  • Kiser, R. Impact of elimination of routine gastric residual checks on feeding-related outcomes and interventions. Annual Selection of Perinatal ad Neonatal District VIII Midway, UT (2018)
  • Newman R, Seth R, Abraham S. “Severe presentations of Epstein-Barr virus associated hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis (HLH) in toddlers.” Western Society for Pediatric Research Conference. Carmel, CA. (2017)
  • Parashette, V. “Prone positioning for severe viral bronchiolitis in infants less than 3 months of age”. UNM Pediatric Research Week Poster presentation. (2017)
  • Reynolds E. “Saved by the bell: diagnosis of multiple sclerosis in a former basketball player with initial symptoms of recurrent bell palsy” American Medical Society for Sports Medicine. San Diego, CA. (2017)
  • Sheak, K. “Myocardial infarct caused by low doses of caffeine in a patient with unsuspected coronary artery anomaly”. Poster presentation at the Western Society of Pediatric Research Conference. (2018)
  • Thorp, L. “The Nutritional and Growth Statutes of IBD patients at UNM”. Western Society of Pediatric Research Conference. (2018)
  • Thorp, L. “Mesenteric Vasculitis: An unusual mimicker of inflammatory bowel disease.” Poster presentation at the Wylder Lecture Series for the New Mexico Pediatric Society. (2017)
  • Thorp, L. “Mesenteric Vasculitis: An unusual mimicker of inflammatory bowel disease.” Poster presentation”. Poster presentation at NASPGHAN Annual Conference. (2018)
  • Vargas K, Burke K, Dehority W. “Sterile abscesses after immunization with aluminum-adjuvant based vaccines.” Western Society for Pediatric Research Conference. (2017)