Research 2008

 Posters and Presentations 2008

 

PAS Annual Meeting, Honolulu, Hawaii: May 3-6, 2008

 

Posters

 

Maternal Ethnicity, Education and Observation of Infant Sleeping Position in the Hospital Nursery as Correlates of Back to Sleep Practices

*Irfan Ali, Gracia Marte, Gawin Tsai, Ram Kairam, Richard Neugebauer, Gerrad Augustine, Anantha Harijith, Ronald Bainbridge, Ayoade Adeniyi.

     

The Effect of an Intervention Program on Overweight Second and Third Grade Students in an Inner City Elementary School: A Pilot Study

Sister Melinda Lando, *K. Nicole Jalandoni, Haydee Larralde, Nicholas Obiri, Ayoade Adeniyi, Ronald Bainbridge, Richard Neugebauer. NB.

This poster was presented twice: once in the general pediatrics session and again in the APA Advocacy Training Special Interest Group meeting.

 

Internet Usage To Obtain Health Information Among Adolescents in an Urban Healthcare Network.

*Adeleye Afolayan, Cesar Mella, Zarlasht Manzoor, Cynthia Lewis, Ayoade Adeniyi, Ronald Bainbridge, Richard Neugebauer.

 

The Knowledge and Practices of Parents Regarding Childhood Injury Prevention and Control Among Children Aged 0-4 Years in the South Bronx.

*Ziba Iraee, Oladiji Vaughan, Chijioke Isinguzo, Althea A. Burrowes, Ronald Bainbridge, Ayoade Adeniyi, Richard Neugebauer.

 

Demographics of Pregnant HIV-1- Infected Women Seen at a South Central Bronx Hospital: Relationship to Perinatal Transmission and Knowledge of Partner’s HIV Status.

*Hind Bouallali, Olanrewaju Ijaola, Namrata Reddy, Yen Nong, Lazaro Daud, Stefan Hagmann, Emma Stuard, Rodney Wright, Murli Purswani.

 

Prevalence and Characterization of HIV-Associated Nephropathy and Other Renal Disorders in a Cohort of Perinatally HIV-1 Infected Children.

*Murli U. Purswani, Charles Mitchell, James Oleske, Kathleen Kaiser, C. Chernoff,     Kans Spiegel, Warren A. Andiman, George Seage.

 

          

PAS, Honolulu, Hawaii: May 3-6, 2008 (published in abstract book only)

 Breast Feeding Initiation and Weaning in a South Bronx Hospital: Influence of Knowledge, Attitude and Practices

Irfan Ali, Anthony Ani, Harleen Bhandal, Priya Bhate, Ayoade Adeniyi, Ronald Bainbridge, Richard Neugebauer.

 

Prevalence of Vesicoureteral Reflux Among Children with Diagnosed Urinary       Tract Infection in a Community Hospital in the South Bronx.

Kiran Upadhyay, Richard Neugebauer, Brighita Weinberg, Ronald Bainbridge, Ayoade Adeniyi.   

   

Eastern SPR, Philadelphia, PA : March 28-30, 2008 (Platform Presentations)

 Prevalence and Characterization of HIV-Associated Nephropathy and Other Renal Disorders in a Cohort of Perinatally HIV-1 Infected Children.

*Murli U. Purswani, Charles Mitchell, James Oleske, Kathleen Kaiser, C. Chernoff, Kans Spiegel, Warren A. Andiman, George Seage.

 

Internet Usage To Obtain Health Information Among Adolescents in an Urban Healthcare Network.

 Adeleye Afolayan, *Cesar Mella, Zarlasht Manzoor, Cynthia Lewis, Ayoade    Adeniyi, Ronald Bainbridge, Richard Neugebauer.

 

Maternal Ethnicity, Education and Observation of Infant Sleeping Position in the Hospital Nursery as Correlates of Back to Sleep Practices

*Irfan Ali, Grecia Marte, Gawin Tsai, Ram Kairam, Richard Neugebauer, Gerrad Augustine, Anantha Harijith, Ronald Bainbridge, Ayoade Adeniyi.

 

The Effect of an Intervention Program on Overweight Second and Third Grade Students in an Inner City Elementary School: A Pilot Study

Sister Melinda Lando, *K. Nicole Jalandoni, Haydee Larralde, Nicholas Obiri, Ayoade Adeniyi, Ronald Bainbridge, Richard Neugebauer.

 

Eastern SPR, Philadelphia, PA: March 28-30, 2008 (Poster)     

Breast Feeding Initiation and Weaning in a South Bronx Hospital: Influence of Knowledge, Attitude and Practices

*Irfan Ali, Anthony Ani, Harleen Bhandhal, Priya Bhate, Ayoade Adeniyi, Ronald Bainbridge, Richard Neugebauer.  

 

THE 2008 ACGME Annual Educational Conference, Grapevine, Texas, Feb 28- Mar 2. (posters)

 Reflection At Work: Using OSCE As a Reflection Tool On Interpersonal/ Communication Skills and Cultural Sensitivity.

*T. Jirasevijinda, MD, Daniel Richards, MD.

 

 Peer Feedback Model for Teaching Communication Skills and Cultural Competence.

*T. Jirasevijinda, MD, Daniel Richards, MD.

 

Putting it All Together- Constructing an Evaluation Grid For Communication Skills & Cultural Competence Using a Multimodal Framework.

 T. Jirasevijinda, MD.

 

Interactive Patient Workshops on Communication and Cultural Sensitivity- A   Comprehensive Curriculum Addressing Two Generally Overlooked Competencies.

T. Jirasevijinda, MD.

 

Medical School Training in Cultural Sensitivity Among International Medical      Students.

 T. Jirasevijinda, MD.

 

Mead Johnson Nutritionals: Striving for Excellence in Research and Critical Thinking: A Symposium for Pediatric Residents. November 4-6, 2007. Scottsdale, AZ.(platform)

 

1.   The Effect of an Intervention Program on Overweight Second and Third Grade Students in an Inner City Elementary School: A Pilot Study.

Lando M, *Jalandoni KN, Larralde H, Obiri N, Adeniyi A, Bainbridge R, Neugebauer R.

 2.    Prevalence of Vesicoureteral Reflux Among Children With Diagnosed Urinary Tract Infection in a Community Hospital in the South Bronx.

*Upadhyay K, Kasturirangan S, Weinberg B, Neugebauer R, Bainbridge R, Adeniyi A.

 3. Echezona Maduekwe in 2008

      

Northern European Conference for Travel Medicine, May 21 - May 24, 2008. Helsinki, Finland. (poster)

 1.   Long-Term Traveling Children Visiting Friends and Relatives(VFR): Travel consultations at an inner-city hospital in the Bronx, New York 2003-2007

 Kelsey Chen, Murli Purswani, Stefan Hagmann

 

AAP 2008 National Conference and Exhibiton, October 11-14, 2008. Boston, MA. (platform)

 

Internet Usage To Obtain Health Information Among Adolescents in an Urban  Healthcare Network.

Adeleye Afolayan, Cesar Mella, *Zarlasht Amini, Cynthia Lewis, Ayoade Adeniyi, Ronald Bainbridge, Richard Neugebauer.

 

The Effect of an Intervention Program on Overweight Second and Third Grade Students in an Inner City Elementary School.

*Sister Melinda Lando, K. Nicole Jalandoni, Haydee Larralde, Nicholas Obiri, Ayoade Adeniyi, Ronald Bainbridge, Richard Neugebauer.

 

AAP 2008 National Conference and Exhibiton, October 11-14, 2008. Boston, MA. (poster)

1.  Breast Feeding Initiation and Weaning in a South Bronx Hospital: Influence of  Knowledge, Attitude and Practices

Irfan Ali, Anthony Ani, Harleen Bhandhal, *Priya Bhate, Ayoade Adeniyi, Ronald   Bainbridge, Richard Neugebauer.  

 

The Knowledge and Practices of Parents Regarding Childhood Injury Prevention and Control Among Children Aged 0-4 Years in the South Bronx.

Ziba Iraee, Oladiji Vaughan, Chijioke Isinguzo, *Althea A. Burrowes, Ronald Bainbridge, Ayoade Adeniyi, Richard Neugebauer.

 

American College of Allergy Asthma and Immunology, Annual Meeting November 6-11, 2008, Seattle, WA

 (platform)

     1.   Predictors for Early vs. Late Hospital Readmissions Among Inner City Asthmatics.      

           Kaipa, S, Das A, Neugebauer R, Krishnan N, Persaud Y.K. 

    2.   Valved-Holding Chamber Technique in Pediatric Housestaff: Structured versus   

           Conventional Training. S Kaipa, M Reddy, D Strom, R Neugebauer.        

(poster)

     1.   Atypical Kawasaki Masquerading as a Drug Allergy in an  Infant. Menkiti, O, Kaipa  

           S, Reddy, M, Persaud Y.K.

      2.   The Provider Education Project: Knowledge of and Adherence to Asthma Practice

            Guidelines. K Chen, M Reddy, S Kaipa, D Strom, R Neugebauer.

 

 Peer Reviewed Articles


The effect of bimonthly supplementation with oral cholecalciferol on serum 25-hydroxyvitamin D concentrations in HIV-infected children and  adolescents.

Stephen M Arpadi, Donald McMahon, Elaine J Abrams, Marukh Bamji, Murli Purswani, Ellen S Engelson, Mary Horlick and Elizabeth Shane. 2008 (in press Pediatrics).  

 

Incidence of persistent renal dysfunction in HIV-infected children: associations  with the use of antiretrovirals, and other nephrotoxic medications and riskfactors.

Andiman WA, Chernoff MC, Mitchell C, Purswani, M, Oleske J, Williams PL, Spiegel H, Gona P and Seage G. 2008 (in press Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal).    

 

Infant acceptance of a bitter-tasting medication: A randomized controlled trial comparing the Rx medibottle with the oral syringe.

Purswani MU, Radhakrishnan J, Irfan K, Walter-Glickman C, Hagmann S and Neugebauer R. 2008 (in press Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine).

 

4.  Essential Thrombocytopenia in a Child with Elevated Thrombopoietin Concentrations and Skeletal Anomalies.

E. Robins, M. Niazi

. Pediatric Blood and Cancer. 2008 April; 50(4): 859-861

 

 5.  Persaud, Yudy K, Silverman B, Hemmers P, Ramdeo R, Schneider A, Emre U. 

Pediatricians’ Attitudes and Behaviors Towards Asthma  Monitoring Devices in  an  Urban Setting.

Pediatric Asthma, Allergy & Immunology. June, 2008, 21(2): 83-88.

      

Other Publications

Managing Asthma. Mamta Reddy, A. Goodman, L. Davis. The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. City Health Information, Vol. 27(10); 79-90, Nov./Dec. 2008 

Making the Difference: Caring for Students with Life-Threatening Allergies.  (Work done with New York State Department of Health in creating protocol for

managing students with life threatening allergies).  Yudy Persaud, et al.  http://www.emsc.nysed.gov/sss/documents/AnaphylaxisFinal62508.doc