Thu • Apr

Thursday, April 12, 2018



The New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street, New York, NY 10029


Free, but advance registration is required

Please join us for the Academy Section on Pediatrics' Annual Pediatric Trainee Night. Residents and Fellows from pediatric programs in the metropolitan area will present clinical and scientific papers representing original research. A panel of judges will recognize top presentations.


Ruben Colman, MD
St. Barnabas Hospital
“A High Prevalence of Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders among Pediatric Patients with Poorly Controlled Asthma

Neha Chaudhary, MD
Maimonides Infants and Children’s Hospital 
“Outcomes of Preterm Infants (PT) with birth weight (BW)≤1250 Grams with and without Patent Ductus Arteriosus (PDA)

Sonali Bajaj, MD
Harlem Hospital Center
“Pediatric Asthma Score Study A Quality Improvement Initiative in the Care of Asthma Patients in a Busy Urban Community Pediatric Emergency Department”

Sharef Al-Mulaabed, MD
Brookdale University Hospital Medical Center
“The Association Between Abnormal Placental Pathology (Chorioamnionitis) And Necrotizing Enterocolitis in Preterm Infants”

Joseph Torres, MD
Flushing Hospital Medical Center
“Utility of Alvarado Score to Predict Outcome of Appendicitis in Pediatrics”

Miriam Samstein, MD, PHD
Weill Cornell Medical College
“Pediatric Chief Resident Perspective on High Value Cost Conscious Care Training During Residency:  A National Survey”

Eric Dean, MD
State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center
“Response of Liver Enzymes to Increasing Episodes of intermittent Hypoxia in Neonatal rats” 

Anne Fuller, MD
Albert Einstein College of Medicine 
“Material Hardships and Health Care Utilization among Low-Income Children with Special Health Care Needs”

Sindu Lakkunarajah, MD
Jacobi Medical Center
“Needs Assessment of Adolescent Genital Exam Teaching in a Pediatric Residency Training Program”

Grace Fisler, MD
Cohen Children's Medical Center of New York 
“Effect of Time to ECMO Cannulation on Neonatal Outcomes”

Event series:
Section and Workgroup Events