Peds News

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OFD News

Rubin Receives Pioneer Award

Joshua Rubin, MD, PhD Professor of Pediatrics in the Division of Hematology and Oncology has been awarded the Pioneer Award for Pediatric Neuro-Oncology from the Children’s Brain Tumor Foundation (CBTF).  A non-profit organization, CBTF was founded in 1988 by dedicated parents, physicians and friends. Their mission is to improve the treatment, …

Research News

Research News – July 2018

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Funding Opportunities

Funding Opportunities – July 2018

National Institutes of Health R01 Series – new: October 5 U01 – new: October 5 K Series – new: October 12 R03, R21, R33, R21/R33, R34, R36, UH2, UH3, UH2/UH3 – new: October 16 R15 – new, renewal, resubmission, revision: October 25 NIH Due Dates Washington University Internal Competitions – …

Funded Awards

Funded Awards – July 2018

PI Agency Title Megan Cooper Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation / Senior Research Award In vivo Model of STAT3-GOF Induced Enteropathy Todd Druley SLCH Foundation HHOW Quantum Award – Improving pediatrics AML survival… Amanda Emke Council on Medical Student Education in Pediatrics (COMSEP) Early Identification of Medical Students with At-Risk … …

Faculty News

Gov. Parson meets with Washington University leaders

Washington University leaders met with Missouri’s newly installed governor, Mike Parson, during his Wed., June 20, visit to the Medical Campus. Chancellor Mark S. Wrighton and David H. Perlmutter, MD, executive vice chancellor for medical affairs and dean of the School of Medicine, talked with Parson about the university’s academic …

Faculty News

Medical faculty elected to Society for Pediatric Research

Five faculty members at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis recently were elected to the Society for Pediatric Research, which aims to improve child health through research, professional collaboration and advocacy. They are Megan A. Cooper, MD, PhD; Brian J. DeBosch, MD, PhD; Laura G. Schuettpelz, MD, PhD; Indi Trehan, MD; and Yumirle P. …

OFD News

OFD Library – July 2018

To check-out any of our books, email Janet Braun Family Focused Master the Media by Julie Smith Raising Your Spirited Child by Mary Sheedy Kurcinka, Ed.D. Career Focused Good to Great and the Social Sectors by Jim Collins Lean In by Sheryl Sandberg The Purpose Linked Organization: How Passionate Leaders …

OFD News

WU Transgender Center – June 2018

Dr. Chris Lewis and the team at WU Transgender Center at St. Louis Children’s Hospital are being recognized with two awards at St. Louis Pride Fest 2018! Felton T. Day Community Service Award: The “Felton T. Day Community Service Award” is presented to a person – not associated with Pride …

Clinical News

EPIC – June 2018

On Saturday, June 3rd, Pediatric Ambulatory clinics saw 15 patients.  Providers and staff did a great job.  Patients were registered, roomed, treated and clinic notes were closed. The Pulmonary Function Lab  and Heart Station were up and running. While we encountered a few issues, there was  nothing that that could …