Pediatrics Residents' Corner

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June '15 Resident Awards

 

Gordon Myers, PL1: Rookie of the Year

All Pediatric residents voted on an intern who demonstrated teamwork , hardwork, and a great attitude. Congratulations, Gordon!!!

 

"Cathy Stevens Award" awarded to Stacie Hamley, PL2

Tim Thomas, MD, was a graduate of the UT College of Medicine Chattanooga Pediatrics program.

He went on do to fellowship in Pediatric Cardiology and currently works in Dallas,Texas.

He is providing a $2000 scholarship each year to a second year resident who is a go-getter, who always stays to see the last clinic patient, and the resident whom everyone enjoys working with.  The scholarship provides funds for the resident and family to attend a conference of their choice.  Congratulations, Stacie!!!

 

Teaching Award: Chad Ward, PL3

This award speaks for itself.  Congratulations, Chad!!!

 

  

 

 

June '14 Resident Awards

 

Julia Katsuura, PL1: Rookie of the Year

Congratulations, Julia!!!

 

"Cathy Stevens Award" awarded to Heather Gilliam, PL2

Congratulations, Heather!!!

 

Teaching Award: Neetu Bali, PL3

This award speaks for itself.  Congratulations Neetu!!!

 

 

Research Presentations

 

Neetu Bali, MD. "Esophageal Polyp in a Pediatric Patient with Eosinophilic Esophagitis." NASPGHAN 2012 Annual Conference

 

Jerry Walkup, MD and Kendra Simpson, MD. The Triglyceride/HDL-cholesterol ratio as a tool to predict Insulin Resistance in Obese Pediatric Patients, National Lipid Association Conference 2012 

 

Tarah Kuschel, MD. Development of a Rabbit Animal Model for Miniaturized Heart–Lung Machines, ASAIO Journal 2013

 

Tarah Kuschel, MD and Vanessa Pigg, MD.  Improving Patient Safety: The Triple Check, June 2013 QI presentation

 

Albert Chan, MD. Collagenous Gastritis in a young adolescent male. Poster presented at: NASPGHAN; Chicago, IL. 2013

 

Albert Chan, MD. "Severe hypertriglyceridemia secondary to antiretroviral drugsin an adolescent with hereditary pancreatitis". Poster presented at: National Lipid Association; Las Vegas, NV. 2013

 

Steven Allen, MD.  “First Case Of Pediatric Cat Scratch Disease Presenting With Mediastinal Lymphadenopathy And ‘B’ Symptoms, Mimicking Hodgkin Lymphoma”

 

Jerry Walkup, MD. "Profound Muscle Wasting as a Presentation of Hyperthyroidism in an Adolescent"

 

Jerry Walkup, MD.  "Plastic Bronchitis Presenting in a 6 year old with Pneumonia"

 

Tarah Kuschel, MD. "Ultrasonic Debridement of Deep Surgical Wound Infection and Mediastinitis After Sternotomy"

 

Zainab Kagen, MD. "Pediatric Diagnostic Conundrum Of Chronic Respiratory Symptoms",  American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, & Immunology Annual Meeting, 2014

 

Jonathan Mikail, MD. “Recurrent Mixed-Type Papillary And Follicular Thyroid Carcinoma In a Patient With DiGeorge Syndrome” Southern Region - American Federation for Medical Research - February 2014

 

  

 

Julia Katsuura, MD.  "Peripheral Blood microRNAs May Differentiate Bacterial From Viral Febrile Illness In Infants".  Annual Meeting for the Society of Academic Emergency Medicine - May 2014

 

 Graduating residents

Class of 2014 

(Patty Wolfe, Program Coordinator); Zainab Kagen, MD; Jerry Walkup, MD; Kendra Simpson, MD; Brian Wakefield, MD; Neetu Bali, MD; Steven Allen, MD Anna Rose Carlson, MD; Tom Barros, DO; Christy Ott, MD

 

 

 Public Enemy

 

 

 

Senior Residents on the floor, Neetu and Zainab, take a time out to go play in the snow! 

Snow at TC Thompson

 

 

Halloween is taken seriously by our pediatric residents!

2012-Harry Potter:

Harry Potter Halloween

2013-Super Heroes:

 

Residents enjoy spending time outdoors in Chattanooga.

White water rafting:

White Water Rafting - Pediatric Residents

Dragon Boat Racing:

Dragon Boat Racing

Rock Climbing:

Rock Climbing

 

Residents Brian and Steven (class of 2014) play a concert with their band, Test Dream.

Test Dream

 

Tarah (class of 2015), Merritt (class of 2013), and Vanessa (class of 2015) participate in a fundraiser to raise money for the UT Pediatrics Clinic.

Fundraiser for UT Pediatrics Clinic

 

Annual riverboat ride on the Tennessee River:

Annual Riverboat Cruise

 

The residents and their families take time to relax and have fun!

Fun with the Family

 

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