Clinical News

Clinical News – March 2019

Pediatric Specialty Care Now Available in South County Washington University pediatric specialists are now providing outpatient care to patients in the Jefferson County and South St. Louis County areas. The following specialties are available at the new multispecialty center: Allergy/Pulmonary Cardiology Endocrinology Gastroenterology Infectious Diseases – coming soon Nephrology Neurology …

Research News

Research News – March 2019

Spring NIH Mock Study Section, Letters of Intent due on Monday, February 25, 2019, Wednesday, April 24, 2019, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Parkview Tower, Conference Room D (1st floor) Click here for more information 15th Annual Postdoc Symposium, The Importance of Postdocs: Our impact in academia and beyond, Thursday, …

New Employees

New Employees – March 2019

Name Title Division Victoria Baker Education Liaison I Critical Care Medicine Janna Brown Medical Assistant II Ambulatory Care Chelsie Marie Carter Patient Billing/Servcs Rep II Ambulatory Care Aubree Dahler Research Technician II Critical Care Medicine Ariel Davis-Rayford Research Technician II Hematology/Oncology Corinne Lynnea Embree Patient Care Assoc II Diagnostic Center …

Funding Opportunities

Funding Opportunities – March 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 January 2019

PI Agency Title Jeffrey Bednarski NIH/U54/Regents of University of California – San Francisco Primary Immune Deficiency Treatment Consortium Francis Cole People-Center Research Foundation/PCRF/Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia PEDSnet – A Pediatric Learning Health System Eve Colson NIH/R01/Boston University Improving Care Giver Adherence to Recommended Infant C… Vikas Dharnidharka NIH/U01/Children’s Mercy Kansas …

Faculty News

Lowe named Colten Professor of Pediatric Science

by Kristina Sauerwein February 15, 2019 Mark E. Lowe, MD, PhD, an admired physician and researcher in pediatric gastroenterology, has been named the inaugural Harvey R. Colten Professor of Pediatric Science at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. Early in his medical career, Lowe counted Colten — a revered former head of …

Faculty News

Needlemans commit $15 million aimed at therapies for chronic diseases

by Julia Evangelou Strait February 20, 2019 Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis has received a $15 million commitment from longtime benefactors Philip and Sima Needleman to support two cutting-edge research centers aimed at developing new treatments for diseases that collectively affect millions. The Needlemans have a long relationship …

Faculty News

Warner named director of newborn medicine division

by Kristina Sauerwein February 18, 2019 Barbara B. Warner, MD, a physician-scientist noted for her commitment to critically ill infants, has been named director of the Division of Newborn Medicine at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. “Dr. Warner is steady, skilled and compassionate in her care of, perhaps, the most …

Faculty Features

Faculty Feature Andrew Janowski, MD

“Maybe you should be a baby doctor?” Andrew Janowski wouldn’t want to admit it, but his mother’s advice to him in fifth grade after an episode of ER was spot on. Andrew grew up in Middleton, a suburb of Madison, Wisconsin. He spent much of his childhood focusing on soccer …

OFD News

Foam Rolling

3 part series on March 8, 15 and 22 from noon-1 pm in NWT10A. Register here by March 7th. No cost for the class and the instructor provides foam rollers to use in class. You may purchase one for home use for $30 (at cost) but this is optional. This …