OFD News

Education Skills Program

Participants for our spring offering of the OFD’s Education Skills Program are being accepted. The program is 10 sessions beginning March 6 and will concluding May 29, 2020. The goals of the program are to enhance teaching skills among the pediatric faculty and promote peer networking and mentoring. Register at …

Peds News

Faculty Feature Beverly Brozanski

Dr. Beverly Brozanski was born in a small town southeast of Pittsburgh, PA to parents who were second-generation descendants from Eastern Europe.  Dad was a steelworker and mom stayed at home to raise their two daughters. A budding neonatologist, Bev was always interested in tiny humans, and at an early …

Peds News

New Employees December 2019

Staff Title Division Nicholas Ryan Banull WU Student Endocrinology&Diab Sherika Cosey Payroll Associate Central Admin Erin Fey Asst Genetic Counseling Genetics & Genomics Keishi Hinton Foecke WU Student Diagnostic Center Jeanine Gerson Accounting/Purchasing Asst II Central Admin Amber Hagar Medical Assistant III Cardiology Nicole Hollander Coord Residency/Fellowship Newborn Medicine Elizabeth …

Funded Awards

October Funded Grants

  PI Agency Title Sesh Cole CHOP CHOP / PEDSnet Data Coordinating Center 2 Megan Cooper SLCH Foundation Modell Foundation- Family Assistance Award Patricia Dickson NIH/SBIR/STTR/Tega Therapeutics Intracerebroventricular Alpha-N-Acetylglucosaminidase Delivery to the Brain Patricia Dickson Genzyme The Role of Angiotensin II-Mediated Inflammation in MPS I Vascular Disease: A study of …

OFD News

Promotions – December 2019

Duha Al-Zubeidi, MD, MSCI is appointed as Assistant Professor on the Clinician Educator Track in the division of Hospital Medicine. She earned her MD at the University of Jordan School of Medicine, Amman, Jordan and served one year as an intern at the Jordan Hospital. She completed her internship at …

Faculty Features

Faculty Feature Jorge Di Paola

Growing up in Buenos Aires, Argentina Jorge had 2 passions that would ultimately determine the direction of his personal and professional life: 1) science, that was cultivated by his late father, a medical doctor who took him almost weekly to the Natural History Museum of Buenos Aires, which has several …

New Employees

New Employees November 2019

    Faculty Title Division Beverly Brozanski Professor Newborn Medicine Surbhi Saini Assistant Professor Hematology/Oncology Clare Zimmerman Instructor Hematology/Oncology     Staff Title Division Renee Corpus Accounting/Purchasing Asst II Central Admin Austin Faerber Research Technician II Endocrinology&Diab Jessica Harris Pre-Certification Coordinator Central Admin Abigail Knuckles Research Technician II Gastroenterology Stephanie …