Research 2007

Posters and Presentations

2007

 

PAS Annual Meeting, Toronto, Canada: May 5-8, 2007

 Posters

 Prevalence of Asthma in Inner City South Bronx Pediatric Immigrant Population Aged 3-17 years.

*Veronica F. Reyes, Olumide Oyefeso, Akila Muthukumar, Radha Biswas, Anil Pawa, Ayoade Adeniyi, Ronald Bainbridge, Richard Neugebauer.

     

Parental Knowledge and Attitude Regarding Eczema in Children of the South Bronx

Laura Daugialite, *Murali Yelugapuri, Ogechukwu Menkiti, Anbu Muthusamy,  Ayoade Adeniyi, Ronald Bainbridge, Richard Neugebauer.

 

A Comparison Between the Rx Medibottle and Oral Syringe in Dosing Infants With a Bitter Tasting Medication: A Randomized Controlled Trial.

Jolly Radhakrishnan, Khudsia Irfan, Richard Neugebauer, Cynthia Glickman,  Stefan Hagmann, Murli Purswani.

 

Early-Onset GBS Infection in Babies Born to Mothers with Negative GBS Cultures.

Mae Hee Kim, Jing Yoon, Barbara Russell, Yves Verna.

 

Neonatal Mortality Rate (NMR) and Low Birth Weight (LBW) Rate ; 25 Years’ Experience in the South Bronx.

Jing Yoon, Mae Hee Kim, Barbara Russell, Yves Verna.

            

Platform Presentation

    

Role of Interferon-γ (INF- γ) in Murine Lung Development

*Anantha Harijith, Rayman Choo-Wing, Robert Homer, Jack Elias, Vineet Bhandari.

 

 PAS Toronto, Canada: May 5-8, 2007 (will be published in abstract book)

 The Prevalence of Hypercholesterolemia in Overweight and Obese Adolescents In the South Bronx.

  Umang Gupta, Kartika Khanna, Mirian Lugo, Thanakorn Jirasevijinda, Ronald  Bainbridge, Ayoade Adeniyi, Richard Neugebauer.

 

Pediatric Providers’ Knowledge, Attitude and Practice of Complementary and  Alternative Medicine.

  *Amulya Nageswara Rao, Zenia Aguilera, Essam Elshewi, Thanakorn Jirasevijinda, Ronald Bainbridge, Ayoade Adeniyi, Richard Neugebauer.

 

Eastern SPR, Philadelphia, PA : March 9-11, 2007 (platform)

 1.         The Prevalence of Hypercholesterolemia in Overweight and Obese Adolescents In the South Bronx.

   *Umang Gupta, Kartika Khanna, Mirian Lugo, Thanakorn Jirasevijinda, Ronald  Bainbridge, Ayoade Adeniyi, Richard Neugebauer.

    

 2.   A Comparison Between the Rx Medibottle and Oral Syringe in Dosing Infants With a Bitter Tasting Medication: A Randomized Controlled Trial.

 Jolly Radhakrishnan, Khudsia Irfan, Richard Neugebauer, Cynthia Glickman,  Stefan Hagmann, *Murli Purswani.

 

 3.   Role of Interferon-γ (INF- γ) in Murine Lung Development

*Anantha Harijith, Rayman Choo-Wing, Robert Homer, Jack Elias, Vineet         Bhandari

 

Eastern SPR, Philadelphia, PA: March 9-11, 2007 (posters)

 Prevalence of Asthma in Inner City South Bronx Pediatric Immigrant Population   Aged 3-17 years.

*Veronica F. Reyes, Olumide Oyefeso, Akila Muthukumar, Radha Biswas, Anil    Pawa, Ayoade Adeniyi, Ronald Bainbridge, Richard Neugebauer.

   

Parental Knowledge and Attitude Regarding Eczema in Children of the South  Bronx

Laura Daugialite, Murali Yelugapuri, *Ogechukwu Menkiti, Anbu Muthusamy,  Ayoade Adeniyi, Ronald Bainbridge, Richard Neugebauer.

 

 

GAPS in Communication. Comparison of Attitudes, Perceptions and Acceptance Between Parents and Pediatric Residents Regarding Complementary and  Alternative Medicine Practices.

Mimi McEvoy, T.J. Jirasevijinda, Maria Marzan, Mariko Koya, Elaine Hsieh,Elizabeth Alderman.

 

Association of Pediatric Program Directors, Toronto, Canada:  May 2-5, 2007 (posters)

 

Reflection at Work: Using the Videotaped OSCE for Reflection on  Interpersonal/Communication Skills and Cultural Sensitivity.

 *Daniel Richards, Thanakorn Jirasevijinda.


Group Feedback Model for Teaching Communication Skills and Cultural Sensitivity.

*Thanakorn Jirasevijinda, Daniel Richards.

 

 The 3rd SickKids Foundation Forum on Complementary and Alternative Health Care and Pediatrics, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, May 4, 2007 (poster)

 Pediatric Providers’ Knowledge, Attitude and Practice of Complementary and  Alternative Medicine.

    *Amulya Nageswara Rao, Zenia Aguilera, Essam Elshewi, Thanakorn  Jirasevijinda, Ayoade Adeniyi, Ronald Bainbridge, Richard Neugebauer.

 

 10th Conference of the International Society of Travel Medicine, Vancouver, BC, Canada, May 20-24, 2007 (posters)

 Determinants of Pre-Travel Consultations in Immigrant Pediatric Travelers in the Bronx, New York.

   *Valeria Benavides, Anu Vatsan, Kabir Keshinro, Murli Purswani, Stefan Hagmann

 

Travel Activity and Malaria-related Knowledge, Attitudes and Practices (KAP)  among Immigrant Families from Malaria-Endemic (ME) Countries Residing in the Bronx, New York.

 Namrata Reddy, Stefan Hagmann , Murli Purswani.

 

 Publications

 

Hematologic Reference Values for African American Children and Adolescents.

E. Robins, S. Blum.

American Journal of Hematology, 2007 July; 82(7): 611-614

 

Congenital Malaria, an Important Differential Diagnosis to Consider When Evaluating Febrile Infants of Immigrant Mothers.

S.Hagmann, *K. Khanna, M. Niazi, M. Purswani, E. Robins

Pediatric Emergency Care, May 2007; 23(5): 326-329   

 

A Blinded Survey of the Seroprevalence of HIV-1 Infection in an Inner-City Adolescent and Young Adult Population Attending a Community Hospital in the United States.

Purswani MU, Hagmann S, Bakshi SS, Matias AR, Nubel CA, Neugebauer R, Dunne JM and Kairam R.

J Adol Health, 2007;40(2):182-184.

 

Early Archiving and Predominance of Nonnucleoside Reverse Transcriptase  Inhibitor-Resistant HIV-1 among Recently Infected Infants Born in the United States.

Persaud D, Palumbo P, Ziemniak C, Chen J, Ray RC, Hughes M, Havens P,  Purswani M, Gaur AH, Chadwick EG, and the Pediatrics AIDS Clinical Trials Group P1030

Team. J Infect Dis, 2007 May 15;195(10):1402-10.