New Employees

New Employees February 2022

Faculty Name Division Title Andrew Glatz Cardiology Professor of Pediatrics Staff Name Division Title Samantha Albrecht Allergy, Immunology, Pulmonary Nurse Practitioner Erna Besic Cardiology Pre-Certification Coordinator Mousumi Chakraborty Hematology/Oncology Postdoc Research Associate Ethan Gerson Central Admin Team Lead Facilities Service Taylor Koenig Allergy, Immunology, Pulmonary Research Nurse Coordinator ll Sarvika …

Faculty Features

Faculty Feature Kevin O’Bryan

Kevin O’Bryan grew up in the suburbs of Detroit as the oldest of three children.  His father was an engineer and deemed Mr. Safety by the family.  The home had more smoke detectors than any house should ever have.  Beeping from a low battery was a family activity with children …

Funded Awards

Funded Grants January 2022

PI Agency Title Mohamed Abdelbaki SLCH Foundation Neuro-Onc Fellowship Year 2 Sarah Garwood SLCH Foundation The SPOT at Jennings High School (A School-Based Health Center) Robert Hayashi St. Baldrick’s Foundation/Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Health Effects After Anthracycline and Radiation Therapy (HEART) – Dexazoxane and Prevention of Anythracycline-related Cardiomyopathy (ALTE11C2) Jennifer …

OFD News

Bess Marshall, MD, Steps Down from OFD

After 12 years, Bess Marshall, MD, Professor of Pediatrics in Endocrinology and Diabetes, will be stepping down from her position as co-director for the Pediatric Office of Faculty Development. Marshall first came to WashU in 1990 to complete her fellowship in endocrinology after obtaining her medical degree from Vanderbilt and completing …

Faculty Features

Faculty Feature Michelle Gill

Part of a military family, I spent my childhood in many places including Maine, Alaska, and Michigan. I remember the joy of playing in Alaska snow in the dark days of winter and building massive snow caves and tunnels in our yard in northern Michigan. My father’s last Air Force …

New Employees

New Employees January 2022

Name Division Title Christine Bereitschaft Hematology/Oncology Clinical Research Coordinator I Katelyn Biros Genetics Dietitian/Nutritionist Bridget Brengle Nephrology DBBS Pre Doc Trainee Holly Broaddus Allergy, Immunology, Pulmonary Cardiopulmonary/Pulmonary Function Technician Chelsie Carter Endocrinology Patient Billing/Services Representative II Lexandra Dreste Allergy, Immunology, Pulmonary Cardiopulmonary/Pulmonary Function Technician Samuel Jeyasingh Infectious Disease Postdoc Research …

Funded Awards

Funded Grants December 2021

PI Agency Title Mohamed Abdelbaki SLCH Foundation Neuro Oncology and Investigational New Drug Support Year 9 Mohamed Abdelbaki NIH/R01/University of Alabama at Birmingham Ph1 Study of HSV G207 in Pediatric Malignant Cerebellar Tumors IND Megan Cooper NIH/R21 Genetic Mosaicism in Inborn Errors of Immunity Patricia Dickson NIH/R33 Recombinant Alpha-N-Acetylglucosaminidase with …

New Employees

New Employees December 2021

Faculty Name Division Title Angela Shaw Hematology/Oncology Assistant Professor Staff Name Division Title Kyle Aldridge Allergy, Immunology, Pulmonary Nurse Practitioner John Altpeter Allergy, Immunology, Pulmonary Research Technician II Renee Corpus Central Admin Senior Department Accounting Assistant KC Donaldson Hematology/Oncology Clinical Research Coordinator I  Chytia Freeman Adolescent Medicine Case Worker I …

Faculty Features

Faculty Feature Melissa Riley

Melissa Riley, MD, grew up in northeast Ohio with about 70 rotating siblings over her childhood years. Her family was a foster family and eventually adopted four of those children to add to the biological group. As No. 2 of the now eight, Riley found caring for and teaching the …

Funded Awards

Funded Grants November 2021

PI Agency Title Juliane Bubeck Wardenburg SLCH Foundation  Center for Vaccines and Immunity to Microbial Pathogens Juliane Bubeck Wardenburg NIH/SBIR/STTR/Forward Defense, LLC Development of a Pre-Exposure Vaccine for Population-Level Protection Against Staphylococcus aureus Infection Regina Clemens NIH/R01 Membrane potential and Calcium Signaling in Neutrophil Development and Inflammation Jonathan Cooper Neurogene …