Nationwide Children’s Hospital at the Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting 2018

Nationwide Children’s is proud to have over 170 presenters, speakers and workshop leaders at PAS2018. Presenters will be talking about our focus on Reimagining the Future of Pediatric Care and our vision for accelerating best outcomes. Below is a schedule of where you can find our physicians throughout the conference.

Join the Conversation at Booth #301

Be sure to stop by our booth to speak with our clinical team members and pick up a copy of Pediatrics Nationwide - a magazine highlighting the latest advances in pediatrics, written by Nationwide Children’s physicians and researchers.

Nationwide Children's Hospital Reception

Please join us for our reception at the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel following Saturday’s events. Attendees are welcome to bring colleagues and guests.

May 5th, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel
Dominion Ballroom North
123 Queen St. West

Saturday, May 5

Meet Our Docs– Booth #301

1:00pm – 2:00pm: Cristina Tomatis Soubervielle, MD, MD Fellow, Infectious Diseases
2:00pm – 3:00pm: Vidu Garg, Director, MD, PhD, Center for Cardiovascular Research
3:00pm – 4:00pm: Dan Cohen, MD, Emergency Medicine and Mark Hall, MD, Critical Care

Speakers and Workshops

Using a Quality Improvement Tool to Identify Inter-center Variation in End of Life Care Across Regional Level IV NICUs. (Board 4)
Thomas Bartman, MD
8:00am – 10:00am
Convention Center 206 A-D

Management of Congenital Syphilis
Pablo Sanchez, MD
9:00am – 9:30am
Convention Center 106

Monitoring learning: developing reflection, mindfulness, and wellness practices
John Mahan, MD
9:10am – 9:30am
Convention Center 104 AB

STAT-ED- Implementing SBIRT to Identify and Refer Teens At-Risk for Suicide.John Mahan, MD
Jeffrey Bridge, MD
9:10am – 9:30am
Convention Center 202 A-D

Impact of Viral Testing on Duration of Antibiotic Therapy in Children Hospitalized with Community Acquired Pneumonia in a Multicenter Study

  • Octavio Ramilo, MD
  • Daniel Cohen, MD
  • Asuncion Mejias, MD
  • Rebecca Wallihan, MD

3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Convention Center 203 A-D

Defense against the Dark Bladder: Immunity in the Genitourinary Tract
John Spencer, MD
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Convention Center 205 A-D

Early Diagnosis and Intervention for Cerebral Palsy: Translation of the 2017 International Guidelines into Clinical Practice
Nathalie Maitre, MD, PhD
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM 
Convention Center 703

Feeding difficulties in the NICU: think beyond GERD
Sudarshan Jadcherla, MD
3:10 PM - 3:35 PM
Convention Center 104 AB

Transcatheter Patent Ductus Arteriosus (PDA) Closure in Lower Weight Infants (<6kg): Mid- and Long-Term Follow-Up

  • Erin Nealon, MD
  • Clifford Cua, MD
  • Brian Boe, MD
  • Darren Berman, MD
  • Joanne Chisolm, MD
  • Carl Backes, MD
  • Corey Stiver, MD
  • Claire Mitchell, MD
  • Aimee Armstrong, MD
  • Charles Smith, MD
  • Brian Rivera, MD

3:30 PM - 3:45 PM
Convention Center 803 B

Panel Discussion: Addressing Electronic Cigarette Use in Real Life Scenarios
Judith Groner, MD
3:45pm – 3:55pm
Convention Center 204

Identifying associations among co-occurring conditions in Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)
Daniel Coury, MD
3:45PM – 4:00PM
Convention Center 803 A

Developing Biomarkers for Pulmonary Hypertension in Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia Patients

  • Erik Zmuda, PhD
  • Jessica Frick
  • Mark Klebanoff, MD
  • Maria Talavera, DO
  • Yusen Liu, PhD
  • Leif Nelin, MD
  • Jennifer Trittmann, MD

4:30 PM - 4:45 PM
Convention Center 802 B

Mental Health
Scott Leibowitz, MD
5:00pm – 5:25pm
Convention Center 105

Nationwide Children's Hospital Reception
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM 
Sheraton Dominion Ballroom North

Sunday, May 6

Meet Our Docs – Booth #301

4:15pm – 5:15pm: Dane Snyder, MD, Ambulatory
5:15pm – 6:15pm: Dr. Judith Groner, MD, Ambulatory

Speakers and Workshops

The National Neonatology Curriculum Project
Elizabeth Bonachea, MD
8:00 AM - 8:15 AM
Convention Center 718 AB

Burnout in Pediatric Residents: Findings from a National Longitudinal Survey
John Mahan, MD
8:15am – 8:30am
Convention Center 718 AB

Project RedDE: Reducing Missed Diagnoses of Depression in Adolescents: A Virtual Quality Improvement Collaborative
Shilpa Sangvai, MD, MPH
8:30am – 8:45am
Convention Center 802 A

Practice Patterns and Outcomes of Children infected with Verocytotoxin-producing Escherichia coli (VTEC) in Pediatric Emergency Departments in North America
Daniel Cohen, MD
9:00am – 9:15am
Convention Center 203 A-D

A Comparison of Methods to Identify Pediatric Ambulatory Medication Error and Preventable Injuries
Emeric Quade, MD
Kathryn Vannatta, MD
9:15am – 9:30am
Convention Center 802 A

Is the Expected Minimum Level of Supervision for Graduating Pediatric Fellows for the Common Entrustable Professional Activities Similar Across the Subspecialties?
John Mahan, MD
9:45 am – 10:00am
Convention Center 718 AB

Diagnostic stewardship of nurse driven streptococcal testing in a Pediatric Urgent Care Network

  • Diapanwita Saha, MDPreeti Jaggi, MD
  • Don Buckingham
  • Daniela DeRosa, DO
  • Christine Bally, RN
  • Timothy MvClung, MD
  • Terry Barber, MD
9:45am – 10:00am
Convention Center 802 A

A Consensus-Based Criterion Standard For the Identification Of Pediatric Patients Who Need Emergency Medical Services Transport to a Hospital with Higher Level Pediatric Care
Rachel Stanley
11:30am – 11:45am
Convention Center 106

Burnout in Pediatric Critical Care Fellows

  • Markita Suttlem ND
  • Margaret Chase, MD
  • Melissa Moore-Clingenpeel
  • Tensing Maa, MD
12:00pm – 12:15pm
Convention Center 802 A

Pediatric Residency Graduate Preparedness for Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine Fellowship: The Perspective of First Year Fellows

  • Lindsey Korbel, MDCarl Backes, MD
  • Brian Rivera, MD
  • Courtney Mitchell, MD
  • Kristina Reber, MD
  • Elizabeth Bonachea, MD
12:15pm – 12:30pm
Convention Center 105

Mechanisms of Symptom generation in Neonates with varying Acid Reflux Index (ARI) determined with Provocative Esophageal Manometry

  • Carissa Collins, MD
  • Nour Hanandeh, MD
  • Saira Nawaz, MD
  • Kathryn Hasenstab, MD
  • Sudarshan Jadcherla, MD

1:00 PM - 1:15 PM
Convention Center 802 B

Characteristics of Mental Health Variables in Adolescents Before and After Sleeve Gastrectomy Related to Weight Regain.

  • Liset Estanislao, DO
  • Jinyu Xu
  • Eileen Chaves, PhD
  • Astrid Suares Medina
  • Ihuoma Eneli, MD

1:00pm – 3:00pm
Convention Center 206 A-D

Evaluating Expedited Partner Therapy in an Adolescent Population
Kathryn Gannon-Loew, MD
Cynthia Holland-Hall, MD, MPH
Andrea Bonny, MD
1:15pm – 1:30pm
Convention Center A-D

The Mortality of Congenital Syphilis: It Should Be Unacceptable!
Phillip Wozniak, MD
Pablo Sanchez, MD
2:45pm – 3:00pm
Convention Center 203 A-D

Reverse Sequence Syphilis Screening in Pregnancy and Infant Management: Guidance Needed!
Cory Hanlon, MC
Pablo Sanchez, MD
4:15pm – 4:30pm
Convention Center 202 A-D
Monday, May 7

Discuss Nationwide Children's Fellowship Experience – Booth #301

4:15pm – 5:15pm : Ryan Heksch, MD, Fellow, Endocrinology, Dr. Robert Hoffman, MD, Endocrinology
5:15pm – 6:15pm : Dr. Sara Bode, Medical Director School Health Services, Ambulatory Faculty

Speakers and Workshops

Evidence-based proposals and methods to promote resilience among physicians
John Mahan, MD
9:00am – 9:20am
Convention Center 103

Transcriptomics to Improve the Diagnosis of Young Febrile Infants
Octavio Ramilo, MD
9:05am – 9:20am
Convention Center 701 A

Effect of Docosahexaenoic Acid Supplementation on Developmental Outcomes of Toddlers Born Preterm: the Omega Tots Randomized Clinical Trial

  • Sarah Keim, PhD
  • Kelly Boone, CCRP
  • Mark Klebanoff, MD
  • Abigail Turner, PhD
  • Joseph Rausch, PhD
  • Leif Nelin, MD
  • Kelly Sheppard, PhD

9:45 AM - 10:00 AM
Convention Center 701 B

Fertility Counseling and Preservation
Leena Nahata, MD
9:50 AM - 10:30 AM
Convention Center 105

Evaluating Expedited Partner Therapy in an Adolescent Population

  • Kathryn Gannon-Loew, MC
  • Cynthia Holland-Hall, MD
  • Andrea Bonny, MD
10:30am – 12:30pm
Convention Center 206 A-D

DUSP1 deficiency strengthens immune defense against fungal infection

  • Maria Talavera, DO
  • Sara Crowell, PhD
  • Juan Tang
  • Victoria Kim
  • Leif Nelin, MD
  • Yusen Liu, PhD

11:15am – 11:30am
Convention Center 105

Factors associated with neurodevelopmental impairment in moderate to severe bronchopulmonary dysplasia

  • Sarah Bauer, MD
  • Edward Shepherd, MD
  • Leif Nelin, MD

1:15pm – 1:30pm
Convention Center 206 A-D

Late-Onset Sepsis and Late Antibiotic Use for Culture-Negative Sepsis: Impact on Neurodevelopmental Outcomes at 2 Years
Pablo Sanchez, MD
2:15pm – 2:30pm
Convention Center 203 A-D

Impact of Early-Onset Sepsis and Antibiotic Use on Death and Neurodevelopmental Impairment at 2 Years
Pablo Sanchez, MD
2:45pm – 3:00pm
Convention Center 203 A-D

Testing Infant Gastro-Esophageal Reflux Questionnaire Revised (I-GERQ-R) to screen for GERD diagnosis: Disparity with concurrent 24-hour acid reflux index (ARI) in symptomatic NICU Neonates

  • Saira Nawaz, MD
  • Rebecca Moore,MD
  • Kathryn Hasenstab, MD
  • Sudarshan Jadcherla, MD

5:00 PM - 5:15 PM
Convention Center 104 AB

Tuesday, May 8

Speakers and Workshops

Bringing Families Back Into the Conversation: A Quality Improvement Initiative for Family-Centered Rounds

  • Rena Kasick, MD
  • Tricia Montgomery, MD
  • Tricia Lucin, MD
  • Jillian Kunar, DO

10:00am – 10:15am
Convention Center 701 B

Enterovirus (EV) and Human Parechovirus (HPeV) Infections in Infants Less Than Two Months of Age: Differences and Similarities

  • Cristina Tomatis Souvervielle, MD
  • John Feister, MD
  • Alexandra Medoro, MD
  • Jason Campbell
  • Octavio Ramilo, MD
  • Douglas Salamon
  • Amy Leber, PhD
  • Guliz Erdem, MD

11:30 AM - 11:45 AM
Convention Center 203 A-D

What is the Individualized Curriculum in Pediatric Residency?
John Mahan, MD
Suzanne Reed, MD
12:30pm – 12:45pm
Convention Center 105

Utility of echocardiography in predicting mortality in infants with severe bronchopulmonary dysplasia: Findings from the Children's Hospitals Neonatal Consortium
Leif Nelin, MD
Tuesday, May 08
12:45 PM - 1:00 PM
Convention Center 107