State of the Department – October 2018

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The Department of Pediatrics State of the Department held on September 7th once again showcased our outstanding Department, thanks to all of our faculty, staff, residents, and students contributions! Below are photos from the event. One highlight was Joan Magruder was honored and will be missed as she starts her new role at BJC.

back to front: F. Sessions Cole, Alexis Elward, David Hunstad, Juliane Bubeck Wardenburg, Shalini Shenoy, Gary Silverman, & Joan Magruder

left to right: Gary Silverman, Carmen Halabi, & F. Sessions Cole

Award: F. Sessions Cole, MD Award in Clinical Excellence

left to right: Pam Koger & Joan Magruder

left to right: Ann Desai & Steve Serfass

Awards: Shooting Star Awardees

left to right: Misty Good & Cliff Luke

Awards: 1st time R01 Awards

Kathy Grange

Award: Division Chief Appreciation

William Orr

Award: Unsung Hero

DeAra McGinnist SLCH

Award: Unsung Hero

left to right: Ken Remy & Andrew Janowski

Awards: 1st time K08 Awards

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New Hires June 2021

Faculty Title Division Stephen Sykes Assoc Professor Hematology/Oncology Staff Favio Pesaola Postdoc Research Associate Genetics & Genomics Naresh Ramavath Postdoc Research Associate Endocrinology&Diab Hailey Bertani Pediatric Cardiac Sonographer Cardiology Natalie Booher-Clayton Patient Care Assoc II Hematology/Oncology Melissa Casteel Psychometrician II Newborn Medicine Erin Coats Case Worker II Infectious Disease Christina Evans …

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New Employees April/May 2021

April 2021 Staff Title Division Olivea Burns Patient Billing/Servcs Rep II Ambulatory Care Aliyah Graves Case Worker I Infectious Disease Tammy Dalynn Green Clinical Nurse Coordinator Hematology/Oncology Heather Marie Harry Staff Nurse Pediatric Clinical Research Unit (PCRU) Randolph La Barrie Case Worker I Infectious Disease Margaret Lutz Medical Assistant II …

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Funded Awards April 2021

PI Agency Title  Jeffrey Bednarski HRSA/University of California, San Francisco Severe Combined Immunodeficiency (SCID) Screening and Education  Thomas Ferkol State of Missouri Genetics Program, Newborn Cystic Fibrosis-Region 3  Jessica Pittman CFF/Seattle Children’s Hospital A Prospective Study to Evaluate Biological and Clinical Effects of Significantly Corrected CFTR Function (The PROMISE Study) …