New Employees

New Employees September 2021

Faculty Name Title Division Michelle Gill Professor Allergy, Immunology, Pulmonary  Ashley Roh Instructor Hospitalist Ram Rohatgi Assistant Professor Cardiology Staff Name Title Division Cara Baczewski Senior Research Administrator Central Admin Pamela Chan Graduate Student Emergency Medicine Darren Chen Undergraduate Student Rheumatology Crystal Cooper Medical Secretary III Hematology/Oncology Robert Darby Graduate …

New Employees

New Hires August 2021

Faculty Name Title Division Tracy Conner Assistant Professor Cardiology  Puja Desai Assistant Professor Emergency Medicine  Erin Hickey Assistant Professor Newborn Medicine Courtney Kaar Assistant Professor Allergy, Immunology & Pulmonary  Susan Wiltrakis Assistant Professor Emergency Medicine  Katie Wolfe Assistant Professor Critical Care Staff Name Title Division Joshua Adams Research Technician II …

Funded Awards

Funded Grants July 2021

PI Agency Title Mohamed Abdelbaki EIF/The Hospital for Sick Children 3CI Study: Childhood Cancer Combination Immunotherapy. Phase 1b and Expansion Study of Nivolumab Combination Immunotherapy in Children, Adolescent and Young Adult (CAYA) Patients with Relapsed/Refractory Hypermutant Cancers Amy Armstrong Aflac Foundation/Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta A Maintenance Protocol of Sirolimus in …

Faculty Features

Faculty Feature Mohamed Abdelbaki

Mohamed Abdelbaki, MD, was born and raised in Egypt — a country which he loves dearly and still visits every year with his family. He came to the U.S. in 2006 to start a residency in general pediatrics, followed by a fellowship in pediatric hematology, oncology and bone marrow transplant, …

New Employees

New Hires July 2021

Faculty Name Title Division Jonathan Mark Bernheimer Associate Professor Academic Pediatrics Megan Elizabeth Goldstein Instructor Hospitalist Medicine Gary S Gottesman Professor  Endocrinology & Diabetes Kathleen Ann Harold Instructor Hospitalist Medicine Caroline Kellagher Noel Instructor Hospitalist Medicine Clare Bridget O’Hare Instructor Cardiology Austin James Ostermeier Instructor Hospitalist Medicine Erica Grace Schmitt …

Funded Awards

Funded Grants June 2021

PI Agency Title Mohamed Abdelbaki SLCH Foundation Pediatric Neuro-Oncology Fellowship 2021-2022 Francis Cole NIH Admin Supplement: Washington University School of Medicine Undiagnosed Diseases Network Clinical Site Megan Cooper SLCH Foundation Center for Pediatric Immunology Patricia Dickson NIH/R21 Gene therapy with modified GlcNAc-1-phosphotransferase for mucolipidosis Patricia Dickson NIH/T32 Postdoctoral Training Program …

Faculty Features

Faculty Feature Nicole Brossier

Nicole Brossier comes from nowhere or everywhere, depending on how you look at it. She lived in three different states before her third birthday and has continued hopping around the country ever since. Fast-forwarding some years, Nicole wound up in Missouri when she started looking at college applications and chose to …

Peds News

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 …

Research News

Research News July 2021

Research News FDA’s Enforcement of ClinicalTrials.gov Reporting – Now, more than ever, it is important for study teams to comply with the federal laws and regulations that requi​re registration and results reporting in ClinicalTrials.gov. Per Washington University’s policy​, it is the responsibility of Principal Investigators for any investigator-initiated applicable clinical trials …

Funded Awards

Funded Awards May 2021

PI Agency Title Mohamed Abdelbaki LilaBean Foundation/University of California, San Francisco A Phase I Trial Evaluating the Combination of Trametinib and Everolimus in Pediatric and Young Adult Patients with Recurrent Low Grade Gliomas Vikas Dharnidharka NIH/R01/The Children’s Mercy Hospital Reaching Equity for Adults and CHildren in Transplant (REACH-TRANSPLANT) Melanie Fields …