Resident Publications

  • Bharathy N, Cleary MM, Kim JA, Nagamori K, Crawford KA, Wang E, Saha D, Settelmeyer TP, Purohit R, Skopelitis D, Chang K, Doran JA, et al. SMARCA4 biology in alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma. Oncogene. 2022 Mar;41(11):1647-1656. doi: 10.1038/s41388-022-02205-0. Epub 2022 Jan 29. PMID: 35094009.
  • Lammle M, Gilbert C, Nagel JE, Hagan EA.
    Dyke-Davidoff-Masson syndrome: Imaging diagnosis in an asymptomatic adult.
    Radiol Case Rep. 2022 Sep 15;17(11):4328-4331. doi: 10.1016/j.radcr.2022.08.060. PMID: 36132061.
  • Hagan E, Abdullahi A, El-Halabi I, Vachharajani A.
    Jaundice in a 10 Hour Old Infant.
    Neoreviews. 2022 Dec 1;23(12):e845-e848. doi: 10.1542/neo.23-12-e845. PMID 36450645
  • Rajagopalan A, Christenberry S, Ramachandran V. 
    Pediatr Rev. 2022 Oct 1;43(10):599-600. doi: 10.1542/pir.2021-004977. PMID 36180539
  • Chen CB, Chugh S, Fujiki M, Radhakrishnan K.
    Overview of Physical, Neurocognitive, and Psychosocial Outcomes in Pediatric Intestinal Failure and Transplantation.
    Curr Gastroenterol Rep. 2022 Aug 30. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 36040624.
  • Reken J, Gardner M, Acton J, Nevel RJ.
    Elevated Alkaline Phosphatase in a 10-Year-Old with Cystic Fibrosis.
    Clinical Pediatrics. doi: 10.1177/00099228211044567. Epub 2021 Sept 16. PMID: 34528464
  • Deutchman M, Macaluso F, Bray E, Evans D, Boulger J, Quinn K, Pierce C, Onello E, Porter J, Warren W, Erickson JS, Bright P, Maness P, Luke S, James KA.
    The impact of family physicians in rural maternity care.
    Birth. 2021 Sep 23. doi: 10.1111/birt.12591. PMID: 34558093
  • De Luca MP, Massignan C, Bolan M, Oliveira LB, Aydinoz S et al.
    Does the presence of parents in the dental operatory room influence children's behaviour, anxiety and fear during their dental treatment? A systematic review.
    Int J Paediatr Dent. 2021 May;31(3):318-336. doi: 10.1111/ipd.12762. Epub 2021 Mar 17. PMID: 33258144.
  • Chugh S, Mittal R, Vachharajani AJ.
    A Green-Colored Neonate.
    Neoreviews. 2021 Jul;22(7):e473-e476. doi: 10.1542/neo.22-7-e473. PMID: 34210812.
  • Kaditis AG, Ohler A, Gileles-Hillel A, Choshen-Hillel S, Gozal D, Bruni O, Aydinoz S, Cortese R, Kheirandish-Gozal L.
    Effects of the COVID-19 lockdown on sleep duration in children and adolescents: A survey across different continents. Pediatr Pulmonol.
    Epub 2021 Apr 22. doi: 10.1002/ppul.25367. PMID: 33887116
  • Ball JN, Pimpalwar A, Vachharajani A.
    Infant of a Diabetic Mother With an Anomaly.
    NeoReviews May 2020, 21 (5) e361-e366; doi: 10.1542/neo.21-5-e361 PMID: 3258151
  • Kottenstette S, Segal R, Roeder V, Rochford H, Schnieders E, Bayman L, McKissic DA, Dahlberg GJ, Krewer R, Chambliss J, Theurer JL, Oral R.
    Two-generational trauma-informed assessment improves documentation and service referral frequency in a child protection program.
    Child Abuse Negl. 2020 Mar;101:104327. doi: 10.1016/j.chiabu.2019.104327. Epub 2019 Dec 16. PMID: 31855665
  • Ficker WD, Dunscombe L, Lauriello N, Vachharajani AJ.
    A Newborn with a Large Posterior Head Mass.
    Neoreviews. 2020 Feb;21(2):e145-e149. doi: 10.1542/neo.21-2-e145. PMID: 32005726
  • Tullius BP, Shankar SP, Cole S et al.
    Novel heterozygous mutation in the PTEN gene associated with ovarian germ cell tumor complicated by growing teratoma syndrome and overgrowth in a two-year-old female.
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 2019 Aug;66(8):e27788. doi: 10.1002/pbc.27788. Epub 2019 Apr 30. PMID: 31038288
  • Anderson J, Dalabih S, Birisi E, Dalabih A.
    Is Orally Administered Pentobarbital a Safe and Effective Alternative to Chloral Hydrate for Pediatric Procedural Sedation?
    J Pediatr Pharmacol Ther. 2018 Nov-Dec;23(6):460-465. doi: 10.5863/1551-6776-23.6.460. PMID: 30697131
  • Behrle N, Dyke P, Dalabih A.
    Interventricular Septal Pseudoaneurysm After Blunt Chest Trauma in a 6 Year Old: An Illustrative Case and Review.
    Pediatr Emerg Care. 2018 Feb;34(2):e39-e40. doi: 10.1097/PEC.0000000000000821. Review. PMID: 27668913
  • Behrle N, Birisci E, Anderson J, Schroeder S, Dalabih A.
    Intranasal Dexmedetomidine as a Sedative for Pediatric Procedural Sedation.
    J Pediatr Pharmacol Ther. 2017 Jan-Feb;22(1):4-8. doi: 10.5863/1551-6776-22.1.4. PMID: 28337075
  • Wahidi LS, Sherman J, Miller MM, Zaghouani H, Sherman MP.
    Early Persistent Blood Eosinophilia in Necrotizing Enterocolitis Is a Predictor of Late Complications.
    Neonatology. 2015;108(2):137-42. doi: 10.1159/000431305. Epub 2015 Jul 7. PMID: 26159186
  • Beyers R, Baldwin M, Dalabih S, Dalabih A.
    Clostridium sordellii as a Cause of Fatal Septic Shock in a Child with Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome.
    Case Rep Pediatr. 2014;2014:237674. doi: 10.1155/2014/237674. Epub 2014 May 7. PMID: 24891968
  • Tosh AK, Bray-Aschenbrenner A, El Khatib J, Ge B.
    Adenovirus-36 antibody status & BMI comparison among obese Missouri adolescents.
    Mo Med. 2012 Sep-Oct;109(5):402-3. PMID: 23097948

Resident Presentations

  • Davis A, Padhye A, Bach A. Tick-borne illnesses leading to febrile neutropenia in pediatric oncology patients: a case series. Poster presented at the 2024 American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA. April 2024.
  • Du T, Panchangam C. A Seven-month-old Female with Coarctation of Aorta, Presenting with Failure to Thrive. Poster presented at the 2023 Missouri Chapter of the American College of Cardiology Meeting, Columbia, MO. November 2023
  • Kesterson J, Eskridge BR, Zimmerman E, Amor B. Improving use of evidence-based order sets with nested pediatric disease specific subphases in a general pediatric admission order set. Oral Abstract Presentation: Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting, Washington, D.C., April 2023.
  • Ishaq D, Bernardin M.
    Fragile Skin, Be Careful! Management of Epidermolysis Bullosa in Emergency Settings.
    Poster presented at the 2022 American College of Emergency Physicians Annual Meeting. San Francisco, CA.
  • Reken J, James A, Pauley A, Williams J. Addressing Social Determinants of Health at MU General Pediatrics. Poster presented at the 2021 Missouri Care Conference.
  • Meyer N, Dioneda B, Fleming Z, Lambdin AS, Robinson S, Rodriguez C, Bernardin MB, Padhye A, Kesterson JM.
    Implementing Strategies to Address the Common Misusage of Antibiotics in Children.
    Poster Presented at 12th Annual International Pediatric Antimicrobial Stewardship Conference. St. Louis, MO, Jun 2022.
  • Chugh S, Chen C.
    Iron Pill Induced Gastritis: A Rarely Recognized Entity In Pediatrics.
    Poster presented at NASPGHAN 2022 Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL.
  • Vachharajani A, Chugh S, Manohara V, Nair P, Panchangam C.
    Congenital Heart defects in offsprings of diabetic mothers.
    Poster presented at Cardiology 2021: 24th Annual Update on Pediatric and Congenital Cardiovascular Disease conference at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia; 2021 Feb 11-14; Philadelphia, PA.
  • Wright E.
    Car Seat Safety and State Legislation.
    Presented at the 2021 American Academy of Pediatrics Missouri Chapter Annual Meeting.
  • Reken J, Buranova N, Ohler A, Sohl K.
    Comparing Patient Experience with Longitudinal Autism Care Via Virtual and in-Person Visits.
    Presented at the 2021 International Society for Autism Research virtual meeting.
  • Lambdin S, Dyer C, Sanders B, Marks C.
    Restructuring Rounds: Using IPASS Rounding Structure to Improve Daily Communications.
    Presented at the 2020 American Pediatric Association Regional 6 Annual Meeting, Wichita, KS.
  • Hartley J, Kesterson K, Koehn K.
    Safety of a Weight Based High Flow Nasal Cannula Protocol in Infants with Bronchiolitis.
    Presented at the 2019 Pediatric Hospital Medicine Conference, Seattle, WA.
  • Lambeth AM, Emerson JA.
    Spontaneous Spinal Cord Infarction in a Child with Heterozygous Methyltetrahydrofolate Reductase Mutations (MTHFR) in C677T and A1298C Variants Lambeth
    Presented at the 2019 Association of Academic Physiatrists Annual Meeting, San Juan, Puerto Rico.
  • Nolan LS, Yoshida Y, Coberly E, Sathi B.
    The State of Sickle Cell Disease in Central Missouri Cohort.
    Presented at the 2018 American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA.
  • Nolan LS, James A.
    Enhancing Immunization Advocacy in the Community. Poster presentation.
    Presented at the 2018 Missouri AAP Annual Meeting, Columbia, MO.
  • Nolan LS, Barrett K, Ball J, Lasseter D, Hagely J, Moore B, Ilboudo C.
    Judicious Use of Antibiotics in Pediatric Acute Otitis Media.
    Presented at the 2018 International Pediatric Antimicrobial Stewardship Conference, St. Louis, MO.

Resident Quality Improvement Projects

  • Outpatient Pediatrics Teaching Curriculum
  • Intern Bootcamp
  • Patient and Family-Centered I-PASS (sponsored by Boston Children’s Hospital)
  • Better Antibiotic Selection in Children (BASiC)
  • Standardization of Fluids in the Inpatient Setting (SOFI)
  • Process Improvements in Pediatric Asthma (PIPA)
  • Reducing Variability in the Infant Sepsis Evaluation (REVISE)
  • Stewardship in Bronchiolitis (SIB)
  • Learning and Implementing the Guidelines for Hyperbilirubinemia Treatment (LIGHT)
  • Order Set Development