Recent Publications and Presentations

 

Resident Publications and Presentations

  • "Effect of Cytomegalovirus infection on breastfeeding transmission of HIV and on the health of infants born to HIV-infected mothers." Tiffany S. Chang, Jeffrey Wiener, Sheila C. Dollard, Minal M. Amin, Sascha Ellington, Charles Chasela, Dumbani Kayira, Gerald Tegha, Deborah Kamwendo, Denise J. Jamieson, Charlie van der Horst, and Athena P. Kourtis for the BAN Study Team.  IDSA Annual IDWeek Meeting. October 2014. 
  • Porras, RM.  Indoor Pollution and health: Evaluating the Effects of Smokeless Stoves on Rural Communities in Central Honduras. Association of Pediatric Program Directors.  Mid-Atlantic Region Fall Meeting.  October 2013.  
  • Murali, D, Abubakar, K. Blood Lactate Levels Before and During Whole Body Cooling Murali, D, Abubakar, K. Do Blood Lactate Levels before and during Whole Body Cooling Predict Neurological outcome in Infants with Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy? Poster Presentation, Pediatric Academic Society. May 2013.
  • Murali, D, Abubakar, K. Blood Lactate Levels Before and During Whole Body Cooling Murali, D, Abubakar, K. Do Blood Lactate Levels before and during Whole Body Cooling Predict Neurological outcome in Infants with Hypoxic Ischemic Encephalopathy? Presentation, Medstar Georgetown University Hospital Grand Rounds. June 2013.
  • Srivastava, A, Biel, M.  Pediatric Training in Psychosocial Issues: An Analysis to Drive Curricular Change.  Presentation, Medstar Georgetown University Hospital Grand Rounds.  June 2013.
  • Biel, M, Wissow, L, Anthony, B, Banh, M, Srivastava, A, Kahn, N. Presenting Mental Health Problems in Pediatric Primary Care: Results from a Large Sample Using the Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire. Poster Presentation, American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL. 2013.
  • Zecavati N, Singh R, Farias-Moeller R, Olsen C, Carpenter JL, Kadom N. The Utility of Infarct Volume Measurement in Pediatric Ischemic Stroke. JChild Neurol. 2013 Jun 14.
  • Farias-Moeller, R, Rennert, W.  Demographic and Social Factors Associated with Parental Misperceptions of Child's Weight. Presentation, Medstar Georgetown University Hospital Grand Rounds.  June 2013. 
  • Playforth, KB, Coughlan, A, Upadhya, KK.  Do Teens with private Insurance decline Chlamydia screening more frequently than those with public insurance? Poster presentation, Society for Health and Adolescent Medicine. Atlanta, GA. March 2013.
  • Aramburú, MG, Estripeaut D, Rowley S, Smoot S, Chamorro F, Bayard V. Educational impact of peer-intervention on the knowledge and attitudes about HIV/AIDS in adolescents in Panamá. Int J Adolesc Med Health2012;24(2):00-00. In print
  • Quirk, M, Abubakar, Kabir M.Utility of Sepsis Evaluations in Term Infants Born of Mothers Diagnosed with Chorioamnionitis. 2012 Pediatric Academic Societies' Annual Meeting, April 28-May 1, 2012, in Boston, Massachusetts.
  • Farias Moeller R, Zecavati N, Sherafat-Kazemzadeh R, Aleinikoff S, Rennert W.  Adolescent with Rhabdomyolysis due to Undiagnosed Hypothyroidism. Case Rep Pediatr. 2011. 
  • Aramburu De La Guardia MG, Estripeaut D, Rowlley S, Smoot S, Bayard V, Chamorro F. Educational impact of peer-intervention on the knowledge and attitudes about HIV/AIDS in adolescents in Panamá. Youth Health 2011, 8th Australian & New Zealand Adolescent Health Conference, 3rd IAAH Asia Pacific Congress, Sydney Australia, November 2011.
  • Rennert W, Muniz G. Train-the-Trainers: Participation of Pediatric Residents in the Design and Implementation of a Community Health Worker Training Program in Rural Honduras. Association of American Medical Colleges, Northeast Group on Educational Affairs. Annual Meeting, Washington DC: 2011.
  • Muniz G, Rennert W. Comparison of clinical decision making between community health workers and physicians in rural Honduras. Mead Johnson Nutrition sponsored Pediatric Resident Symposium, April 3-5, 2011, at the Sawgrass Marriott Resort, Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida.
  • Stern E, Muniz G. Fever and rash in an 8 month old girl. The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal 2011;30(8),724-30.
  • Adolescent with Rhabdomyolysis due to Undiagnosed Hypothyroidism.Farias Moeller R, Zecavati N, Sherafat-Kazemzadeh R, Aleinikoff S, Rennert W.Case Rep Pediatr. 2011;2011:670673. Epub 2011 Oct 11.PMID: 22606520
  • Jason U. Tilan, Haifa Mtaweh, Lindsay M. Everhart, Jessica Long, Donald A. Barkauskas, Mark Krailo, Dima Jeha, Jeffrey Toretsky, Joanna Kitlinska.  Systemic levels of neuropeptide Y are elevated in Ewing's sarcoma patients.  American Association for Cancer Research April 2011.