Dr. Hatem El-Shanti was chosen as one of four selected researchers, chosen by Dean Jackson, to present on his research efforts at the upcoming event Spotlight on Current and Future Research. This event will feature 4 presenters giving a short-talk seminar about their research and how it’s breaking new ground in their field.
The event is Monday, December 2, from 4:00-5:00 PM in 1459 PBDB.
Congratulations to Dr. Kamel Shibbani (PL-3) on his recent grant awarded from the American Academy of Pediatrics. The grant is entitled “Understanding the role of steroid use in preterm infants who develop Post Ligation Cardiac Syndrome after surgical closure of Patient Ductus Arteriosus” and provides $3,000 for a year. Way to go, Dr. Shibbani!
This work was presented as a platform presentation and was also awarded Best Quality Improvement Abstract at the recent American Academy of Pediatrics (Section on Critical Care) National Conference 2019 in New Orleans.
Congratulations to Dr. Janice Staber (Hematology/Oncology) on two new publication recognitions through the American Society of Hematology (ASH).
First, she was named a co-author of the ASH Daily News, which is the daily publication of the ASH annual meeting which takes place December 7-10, 2019. This involves 4 separate issues over the four days of the annual meeting and features informative articles on a wide rage of Education Program sessions, Scientific Committee sessions, and abstract presentations.
Congratulations to Deb Bruene, MA, RN-BC on winning the Clinical Poster Award at the 29th National Conference of the American Society for Pain Management Nursing (ASPMN) that was held in Portland September 18-20, 2019.
Congratulations to Dr. Tope Awelewa (General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine) on being elected to membership on the CBC (Chapter Breastfeeding Coordinator) Steering Committee of the American Academy of Pediatrics.
The membership terms runs from October 1, 2019 to September 30, 2022. Congratulations, Dr. Awelewa!