Pediatrics Residents' Corner

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2019 Resident Awards

 

Rookie of the Year: Kathryn Oelsner, MD

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

 

Cathy Stevens Award: Faith Lindsay, MD, PGY2

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: Hannah Cox, MD, PGY3

This award speaks for itself.  

 

Annual Patient Safety/ Quality improvement day Awards:

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

 

  • 2nd Place Project and Presentation:  "Standardization of Care ifor Pediatric Asthma Patients."  Drs. Sarah Jane Camper, Alexandra Biller, Hannah Cox, and Jordan Foutch
  • 3rd Place Project and Presentation:  "Social Determinants of Health."  Drs. Parker Plant, Joseph Vukin, and Alexandra Biller

   

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.

  

 

 Resident events

 

Public Enemy Snow at TC Thompson
Harry Potter Halloween
Dragon Boat Racing
Rock Climbing White Water Rafting - Pediatric Residents

 

 

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