Resident Research Projects

  • Hayley Ron/Dr. Kanthula: Live Vaccinations in Pediatric Liver and Intestinal Transplant Patients
  • Sanja Dzelebdzic: Diagnosis and Management of Fontan Failure Secondary to Aortopulmonary Artery Fistula
  • Juniper Lee Park/ Dr. Abubakar: Effect Of Packed Red Blood Cell Transfusion On Oxygenation In Neonates
  • Andrew Kramer/Dr. Bautistia: A 14 Year Old Female Adolescent With Recurrent Pneumothorax
  • Tina Fallon/ Dr. Phull: Developing a Simulation-based Educational Course for Tracheostomy Care at Medstar Georgetown University Hospital
  • Douglas Wald/ Dr. Phull: Improving Resident Comfort With Assessing Pediatric Asthma Severity
  • Mary Jane Reen/ Drs. Bavishi and Patel: Implementation of Postpartum Depression Screening in Primary Care Pediatrics
  • Olena Kostyuk/ Drs. Ingard and Kramer: Improvement Electrocardiogram Interpretation Skills in Pediatric Residents
  • Natalia Cano Sokoloff: Survey Design via Modified Delphi Consensus for an Educational Needs Assessment in Latin America: The AREPA Workgroup Study
  • Christina McClure: No Difference in Duration of Mechanical Ventilation, PaO2/FiO2 ratio, or Oxygenation Index in Pediatric Small Bowel or Liver Transplantation Patients Initially Ventilated with Physiologic Tidal Volumes Compared to Tidal Volumes >8 mL/kg IBW
  • Javedan Siddiqui/ Dr. Ramasethu: Urinary tract infection is common in VLBW infants
  • Saleh Alqahtani: Inadequate Weight Gain and Delayed Retinal Development in Premature Infant.
  • Melany Gaetani: Frequency and type of medications administered to critically ill children
  • Ragini Shyam/ Dr. Khan: An Individualized Multidisciplinary Treatment Approach Leading to Successful Liver Transplantation in Hepatoblastoma with Peritoneal Metastasis: A Case Report
  • Shanti Nandiwada: Retrospective Analysis of Surveillance Imaging in Non-CNS Solid Tumors in Pediatric Patients
  • Rhanika Neuda, Tarina Parpia, Quinn Ziatyck, Joby Jacobs/ Dr. Thornton: Improving Proper Prescribing of Inhalers with Spacers for Asthmatics
  • Ariella Goldblatt, Leah Ratner, Cara Sweeney, Matt Nazari/ Dr. Cilenti: Knowledge and Attitudes Regarding the Transition from Pediatric to Adult Care Among Georgetown Internal Medicine-Pediatrics Residents: A Quality Improvement Study
  • Michelle Porras/Dr. Rennert: Indoor pollution and health: Evaluating the effects of smokeless stoves on rural communities in central Honduras
  • Lisa Odaibo/Dr. Hauser: Factors that Predict the Rate of Rise of Serum Potassium after a Potassium Bolus
  • Shera Schreiber/Dr. Richmond: Nutritional Status, Wellness, and Eating Habits of House Staff
  • Rachel Sharret/Dr. Forgione:  Evaluation and Management of Failure to Thrive in an Outpatient Clinic
  • Jessica Alsofrom/Dr. Ramasethu: Utility of Home Apnea Monitoring in Late Preterm Infants
  • Anjuli Srivastava/Dr. Biel: Pediatric Training in Psychosocial Issues: An Analysis To Drive Curricular Change.
  • Anjuli Srivastava/Dr. Biel: AAP CATCH Grant – Training Pediatricians in Identification and Management of Psychosocial Concerns using a Web-based Training Tool.
  • Amna Husain/ Dr. Chawla: Quality Improvement Project: Improving Mental Health Screening in Pediatric Primary Care
  • Amanda Abou Fadel: Syrian Refugee Mothers in Lebanon
  • Carolina Schulz: Analysis of Health Service Delivery in Kwa Zulu, South Africa
  • Carlos Diaz/ Aramaburu: Physicians’ Advise for Physical Activity in Pediatrics: Is it Realistic?
  • Breana Miller: Are We There Yet? A Project Update
  • Amy Hapip, Eunee Park/ Dr. Bavishi: Review, Assessment, and Documentation by Pediatric Residents of Newborn Screen Results in the Ambulatory Clinic
  • Dominique Bandari: Increasing Book Distribution in a Resident Continuity Clinic Using the Reach Out and Read Model – A Quality Improvement Project
  • Dominique Bandari: Payments to Pediatricians in the Sunshine Act
  • Tiffany Mangal/ Dr. Ramasethu: Improving Documentation of Neonatal Resuscitation
  • Javedan Siddiqui/ Dr. Ramesethu: Antibiotic Stewardship in the Age of Declining CLABSI
  • Prateek Shukla/ Dr. Phull: Sino-Nasal 5 Questionnaire Predicts Poor Asthma Control in Children with Persistent Asthma
  • Alexander Karageorgiadis: Poor Growth With Presence of a Pituitary Lesions in an 11-year-old Boy
  • Melany Gaetani: Concurrent Intravenous Drug Administration to Critically Ill Children: Evaluation of Frequency and Compatibility ]
  • Hongloan La: Autoimmune-Hepatitis Associated Aplastic Anemia: A Search For Risk Factors
  • Abhilasha Banerjee: Newborn With Hypergalactosemia and Congenital Intrahepatic Shunt
  • Catherine Ingard/ Dr. Nelson: Teaching Trainees How to Evaluate the Literature – A Crossover Study at Two Pediatric Residency Programs