Annual Pediatric Research and Career Development Symposium
The Annual Pediatric Research and Career Development Symposium showcases the local clinical, basic and translational research conducted by our fellows and junior faculty at Emory and Children's Healthcare of Atlanta.
Annual Research Conferences
Keynote Presentation: “Developing a Personal Playbook for Addressing Unanswered Questions in Your Field”
Shannon L. Meeks, MD
Program Medical Director of Hemostasis/Thrombosis,
Aflac Cancer & Blood Disorders Center
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
Professor of Pediatrics,
Emory University School of Medicine
Recipients of the Clinton Joiner Career Development Awards:
Best Basic Science Oral Presentation
- Antenatal Butyrate Supplementation Reduces Postnatal Gastrointestinal Injury in a Murine Model of Colitis
Barbian, Maria; Owens, Joshua; Naudin, Crystal; Denning, Patricia; Patel, Ravi; and Jones, Rheinallt.
Best Basic Science Poster Presentation
- F5-Atlanta: A novel mutation in F5 associated with enhanced East Texas splicing and FV-short production
Zimowski, Karen; Petrillo, Teodolinda; Ho, Michelle D; Wechsler Julie; Shields Jordan; Denning, Gabriela Denning; Jhita, Navdeep; Rivera, Angel A; Escobar Miguel A; Kempton, Christine L; Camire, Rodney M; and Doering Christopher B.
Best Clinical & Outcomes Research Oral Presentation
- Complement Activation during Vaso-Occlusive PainCrisis in Pediatric Sickle Cell Disease
Yoo, Justin; Graciaa, Sara; Jones, Jayre; Zuo, Zoey; Arthur, Connie; Leong, Traci; Joiner, Clinton; Stowell, Sean; and Chonat, Satheesh
Best Clinical & Outcomes Research Poster Presentation
- Feasibility of the Virtual Reality (VR) based Pediatric Display Enhanced Testing for Cognitive Impairment (PeDETECT) and mild Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) tool to assess concussion in the pediatric emergency department (ED)
Grell, Robert; LaPlaca, Michelle; Wright, David; Simon, Harold K.; Yu, Austin; Hurley, Dylan; Murthy, Naina; Kulkarni, Megha; Santos, Justin; Sarnaik, Avnee; Waldon, Emma; Zafar, Farzina; Egbosiuba, Maureen; and Morris, Claudia R
Materials from the August 4, 2020 Pediatric Research and Career Development Symposium where we showcased the local clinical, basic and translational research conducted by our fellows and junior faculty.
Clinical Posters and Zoom Room Links (11:20 am - 12:20 am)
Basic Science Posters and Zoom Room Links (3:15 pm to 4:00 pm)
9 am to 12:30 pm— Clinical Research Poster & Oral Presentations
12:30 pm to 1:30 pm—Key Note Speaker- Ann Chahroudi, MD, PhD, Director, Center for Childhood Infections & Vaccines, Pediatric Infectious Disease Specialist, Emory Healthcare, Associate Professor, Infectious Disease, Department of Pediatrics, Emory University School of Medicine
"My path as a pediatric physician scientist: the tortoise and the hare"
1:30 pm to 4:15 pm — Basic Science Research Poster & Oral Presentations
Special Keynote Speaker:
“Reflections on a Career in Pediatric HIV/AIDS: From America to Africa and Back Again”
Mark W. Kline, M.D.
Texas Children’s Hospital
J.S. Abercrombie Professor and Chairman
Ralph D. Feigin Endowed Chair
Department of Pediatrics
Baylor College of Medicine
Sponsored by the NICHD supported Atlanta Pediatric Scholars Program, K12HD072245