Pediatrics Residents' Corner

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2018 Resident Awards

 

Rookie of the Year: Micheal Facciolo, PL1

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

 

Cathy Stevens Award: Nicholas Webster, 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.  

 

Teaching Award: Lauren Fox-Bergvin, PL3

This award speaks for itself.  

 

Dr. Harold Alper Humanitarian Award: Lauren Fox-Bergvin, PL3

Lauren was selected due to her generosity, medical knowledge, excellence in teaching, and her compassion towards her patients and others.  

 

Annual Resident Research Day Award: Ryan Dyess, PL2 (2nd in case report)

Ryan won this award for his excellent case report "Novel Gene Mutation Causing Diabetes"

 

Annual Patient Safety/ Quality improvement day Awards:

 Departments of Peds excelled in the QI projects and won the top 3 awards! 

 

  • 1st Place: Ann Blake, PL3 – Detection of postpartum depression in NICU mothers
  • 2nd Place: Christie Cherian, PL3 – Depression and anxiety screening in Cystic Fibrosis patients
  • 2nd Place: Rachel Keilman, PL2 – Introduction of spirometry testing in the Vance Stafford General Pediatrics Clinic in Children age greater than 5 years old with a diagnosis of asthma 
  • 3rd Place: Michael Facciolo, PL1 – Increasing rate of fluoride varnish in a general pediatrics clinic

 

 

 

Research Presentations

 

 

Blake A, Adeyemo M. (2018, May). Screening and Referral of Postpartum Depression in the NICU. 2018 Annual Patient Safety/Quality Improvement Day, Chattanooga, TN.

Cherian, C (2018, May). Depression screening in CF patients. 2018 Annual Patient Safety/Quality Improvement Day, Chattanooga, TN.

Dyess R (2018, April). Novel Gene Mutation Causing Diabetes. 37th Annual Resident Research Day. Chattanooga, TN.

 

Foutch (2018, April). Bilateral Parotitis: An Atypical Presentation of Neonatal Fever. 37th Annual Resident Research Day. Chattanooga, TN.


Cox H, Keilman R, Webster N, Whitehead J (2018, May). Introduction of spirometry testing in the Vance Stafford General Pediatrics Clinic in Children age greater than 5 years old with a diagnosis of asthma. 2018 Annual Patient Safety/Quality Improvement Day, Chattanooga, TN.


Dyess R (2018, May). Diabetes Distress Screening. 2018 Annual Patient Safety/Quality Improvement Day, Chattanooga.


Shah, A (2017, May). ACT Now!  Improving the Use of Asthma Control Test in the UT General Pediatric Clinic. 2017Annual Patient Safety/Quality Improvement Day, Chattanooga, TN.


Fox-Bergvin, L (2017, May). Good Care in Less Time: A Newborn Nursery Handbook. 2017 Annual Patient Safety/Quality Improvement Day, Chattanooga, TN.


Gonzales, L (2017, May). EKG Reconciliation Program in the Pediatric Emergency Room. 2017 Annual Patient Safety/Quality Improvement Day, Chattanooga, TN.


Gonzales, L (2017, May). Getting “AMP-ed” up: Improving the Use of Asthma Management Plans in the UT General Pediatric Clinic. 2017 Annual Patient Safety/Quality Improvement Day, Chattanooga, TN.  


Only J, Shah A (2017, October). Asthma Quality Improvement initiative. TNAAP TN State Pediatric Conference PHiiT meeting, Franklin, TN.  


Peeler E (2017, May). Soothing Not Bruising:  Abusive Head Trauma Education for Parents of Newborn. 2017 Annual Patient Safety/Quality Improvement Day, Chattanooga, TN.


Peeler E, Myers G (2017, May). No Pressure, No Diamonds:  A Resident Burnout Initiative. 2017 Annual Patient Safety/Quality Improvement Day, Chattanooga, TN.


John J (2017, June ). Unique Finding of Fusion Gene FGFR1/INI in Extraventricular Neurocytoma. 36th Annual Resident Research Day. Chattanooga, TN. 


Harding S (2017, June). Environmental Contamination and Association with Hospital Acquired Infection in a Children’s Hospital. 36th Annual Resident Research Day. Chattanooga, TN.


Shah A (2017, June). Polysomnogram as a Useful Tool in the Diagnosis of a Rare Congenital Laryngeal Anomal. 36th Annual Resident Research Day. Chattanooga, TN.


Harding S (2017, May). Febrile Neutropenia in Pediatric Oncology Patients:  Time from Presentation to Antibiotic Administration. 2017 Annual Patient Safety/Quality Improvement Day, Chattanooga, TN. 


Schweikert A (2017, May). Waiting to Exhale. 2017 Annual Patient Safety/Quality Improvement Day, Chattanooga, TN.


Webster N (2017, May). Triggers and Treatments:  Increasing Asthma Education in the Vance Stafford Pediatric Clinic. 2017 Annual Patient Safety/Quality Improvement Day, Chattanooga, TN.


Clinton J (2017, May). Improving Access and Use of the Resident "Blue Book". 2017 Annual Patient Safety/Quality Improvement Day, Chattanooga, TN.


Belgrave M (2017, May). Improving HPV vaccination rates. 2017 Annual Patient Safety/Quality Improvement Day, Chattanooga, TN.


Guarneri A (2017, May). Sweet Kids:  Improving Type 2 DM screening in at-risk obese children in the UT General Pediatrics Clinic. 2017 Annual Patient Safety/Quality Improvement Day, Chattanooga, TN.


Shah, A (2016, October). Correlation between Right Atrial Volume and Pulmonary Artery Hypertension in Term and Preterm Infants. ASE Conference, Seattle,WA.

  

 

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