Honors, awards, presentations and published work

See the latest listing of recent honors, awards, presentations and published work by Children's professional staff.

Published work

Nathaniel Payne, MD, published Preventing Pediatric Readmissions: Which Ones and How? in The Journal of Pediatrics (pp 519-520) in March, 2015.

Mark Mammel, MD, published a new book Neonatal Pulmonary Graphics in 2015.

Renee Temme, MS CGC, Mary Johnson, APRN CNP, Jennifer McNamara, APRN CNP, and others published Assessment of Parental Understanding of Positive Newborn Screening Results and Carrier Status for Cystic Fibrosis with the use of a Short Educational Video in the Journal of Genetic Counseling on September 19, 2014.

Laurel Edinburgh, APRN CNP, Julie Blabolil, APRN CNP, and others published Beyond the Stereotypes: Variation in Sexual Exploitation Experiences of Youth Evaluated at a Hospital-based Child Advocacy Center in The Journal of Adolescent Health (volume 54, issue 2) in February 2014.

Laurel Edinburgh, APRN CNP, Julie Blabolil, APRN CNP, and others published Parent-child Relationships Among Youth Evaluated for Extra-familial Abuse at a Hospital-based Child Advocacy Center in The Journal of Adolescent Health (volume 56, issue 2) in February 2015.

Alice Swenson, MD, and others published Reporting child maltreatment and abuse in Minnesota Physician in February 2015.

Anupam Kharbanda, MD, and others published Effectiveness of the head CT choice decision aid in parents of children with minor head trauma: study protocol for a multicenter randomized trial in Trials on June 25, 2014.

Anupam Kharbanda, MD, published Appendicitis: Do Clinical Scores Matter? in Annals of Emergency Medicine (volume 64, Issue 4, pp 373-375) in October, 2014.

Anupam Kharbanda, MD, published Reducing pediatric CT usage through web-based education in Radiology Management in May, 2014.

Anupam Kharbanda, MD, and others published Characteristics of Recurrent Utilization in Pediatric Emergency Departments in Pediatrics in July, 2014.

David Overman, MD, published an invited commentary on Fontan procedure in The Annals of Thoracic Surgery (volume 99, issue 1, pp161-162) in January, 2015.
 

Speaking engagements/presentations

Bonnie Carlson-Green, PhD LP 
Neuropsychological functioning following computerized working memory training with survivors of pediatric brain tumors
February 3-7, 2015
Denver

Stefan Freidrichsdorf, MD 
1.Advanced pain management in children with neuropathic pain
2.Managing Acute Pain in Children
3.Procedural Pain Management in Children: from vaccination, lab draws, suturing to IV access
Jan 26, 2015
New York

Awards

2014 Professional Staff Awards - Congratulations to those who received awards at this year's Professional Staff Annual Dinner. Recipients were:

Outstanding Clinician Award recipient:
Yoav Messinger, MD

Mitch Einzig Physician Teaching Awards:
Robert Segal, MD – Minneapolis
Polo Chen, MD – St. Paul

Blanton Bessinger, MD, Child Advocacy and Policy Award:
Nancy Mendelsohn, MD, and Sheldon Berkowitz, MD, in recognition of their work advocating on behalf of newborn screening

Board Quality Awards:

Resuscitation best practice, implementation of early warning signs, and rapid response systems
Karen Mathias Saboe, RN, CNS

Characteristics and outcomes of pediatric motor vehicle collision injuries treated at level I trauma centers research
Gretchen Cutler, PHD, MPH; Jill Dreyfus, PHD, MPH; Andrew Flood, PHD; Anupam Kharbanda, MD; Henry Ortega, MD

Children's Comfort Promise
Donna Eull, RN; Maura Fitzgerald, RN, CNS; Stefan Friedrichsdorf, MD; Melissa Haun, Child Life; Mary Hendricks, PharmD; Jeri Kayser, Child Life; Barb Symalla, RN, CNS