Peds News

January 2020 New Employees

      Faculty Title Division Alicia Bach Instructor Hematology/Oncology Jamie Colombo Assistant Professor Cardiology     Staff Title Division Julie Belt LPN Ambulatory Care Tiara Cobb Patient Billing/Servcs Rep II Cardiology Precious Crittenden Research Technician II Gastroenterology Zipporah Ritter Medical Assistant I Ambulatory Care

Funded Awards

November 2019 Funded Awards

  PI Agency Title Patricia Dickson NIH/ R61/R33 Recombinant Alpha-N-Acetylglucosaminidase with Improved Mannose 6-Phosphorylation for Treatment of Sanfilippo B Syndrome Jane Garbutt SLCH Foundation WU PAARC Mental Health Care Collaborative Misty Good Takeda Takeda Sponsored Research Agreement Peter Michelson CFF/University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Assessing Effectiveness of CF …

New Employees

New Employees – April 2019

Name Title Division Laurin Cummins Clinical Nurse Coordinator Hematology & Oncology Alisha Fisher Community Outreach Rep II Diagnostic Center Shannon Holley Case Worker I Infectious Disease Molly Elizabeth McDowell Clinical Research Coord I Allergy, Immunology & Pulmonary Medicine Jay Restifo Pediatric Cardiac Sonographer Cardiology Lauren Elizabeth Robb Staff Nurse Endocrinology …

Faculty News

Little girl fighting for her life after complications from flu

Author: Marianne Martinez Published: 5:32 PM CDT March 26, 2019 Updated: 6:13 PM CDT March 26, 2019 ST. LOUIS — Layla Lynn Thomas has always been a healthy little girl. Then, like many little kids, she got sick.“It was a low-grade fever that kind of went up and down,” said Jessica Kile, Layla’s …

Faculty News

Edelson, White, Yau receive Goldstein awards

March 15, 2019 The Samuel R. Goldstein Leadership Awards in Medical Student Education recognize outstanding teaching and commitment to medical education and are among the highest honors faculty at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis can receive. This year’s recipients, selected by a committee of faculty members, are Brian …

Research News

Research News – April 2019

Necessary Elements in the Fundamentals of Human Research – This 3-day course provides an introduction to the conduct of human research. Click here for more information 2019 Summer Student Research Team Member Process Update – Each summer Washington University welcomes students from across the country to participate in research experiences …

Funding Opportunities

Funding Opportunities – April 2019

NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH R01 Series –new: June 5 U01 –new: June 5 K Series –new: June 12 R03, R21, R33, R21/R33, R34, R36, UH2, UH3, UH2/UH3 –new: June 16 R15 – new, renewal, resubmission, revision: June 25 NIH Due Dates Washington University Internal Competitions – Federal Sources Washington University …

Funded Awards

Funded Awards February 2019

PI Agency Title Mary Hartman SLCH Foundation/Research Grant SLCH Neurodevelopmental Program Mark Lowe Research Council of Norway/University of Bergen (Norway) Proteotoxicity in Chronic Pancreatitis and Diabetes Mark Manary US Aid/Michigan State University Measuring Cowpea Consumption Peter Michelson CFF Washington Univ School of Medicine Pediatric Outpatient Pharmacist Award Gregory Storch HRSA/City …

Faculty Features

Faculty Feature Sima Bhatt, MD, MSCI

Dr. Sima Bhatt was born and raised in the suburbs of Chicago. She always questioned why her parents chose to emigrate from India to a city that was recently publicizing temperatures colder than Antarctica, Mount Everest, and Siberia. Nonetheless, she and her two sisters learned to brave the cold weather …

Clinical News

Clinical News – April 2019

DISCHARGE DAY MANAGEMENT CODES Discharge codes are time based.  The billing provider must document his/her total time along with discharge management services personally performed. Only the time spent by the billing provider on the day of discharge is billable time Includes as appropriate: Final examination Discussion of the hospital stay …