Pediatric Resident Profiles
Rasmey Chhin, D.O.
University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth/Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine
- Volunteer, Neuroblastoma Walk, Fort Worth, TX
- Volunteer, Medical Student Missions, Verrettes, Haiti
- Volunteer, American Medical Student Association, Fort Worth, TX
- Volunteer, Medical-Public Health Initiative, Fort Worth, TX
- Volunteer, Texas Rural Health Association, Fort Worth, TX
- Volunteer, American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians, Fort Worth, TX
- Volunteer, American Heart Association, Hurst, TX
- Volunteer, DO Dash Committee, Fort Worth, TX
- Volunteer, Be Wise Immunization Clinic
Reading, traveling, Barre exercises (a mixture of pilates, yoga, and ballet), and Adolescent Medicine.
Pham, C; Chhin, R; Heym, K; Bowman, W.P. (2016). The Urgent Management of T-Cell Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (T-ALL) in Children Poster presented at: UNTHSC Research Appreciation Day 2016; Fort Worth, TX.
Apurva Jain, M.D.
Terna Medical College, India
Research, University of Texas, McGovern Medical School, Houston, TX
Volunteer, Nashik Civil Hospital, India, Nashik, IndiaClinical Observer University of Texas, McGovern Medical School, Houston, TXClinical Observer, University Of Alabama, Birmingham, AL
Reading books and listening to music, love spending time with animals, and playing sports (table tennis and throwball)
Al-Shamsi HO., Anand D., Shroff RT., Jain A., Zuo M., Conrad C., Vauthey JN., and Javle MM. BRCA-associated protein 1 mutant cholangiocarcinoma: an aggressive disease subtype. Journal of Gastrointestinal Oncology. 2016, Aug; 7(4): 556-561. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 27563445. Pub Status: Published.
Zuo M.; Rashid A.; Wang Y.; Jain A.; Li D.; Behari A.; Kumar Kapoor V.; Koay EJ.; Chang P.; Vauthey JN.; Li Y.; Espinoza JA.; Carlos Roa J.; Javle MM. RNA sequencing-based analysis of gallbladder cancer reveals the importance of the liver X receptor and lipid metabolism in gallbladder cancer.. Oncotarget. 2016, May; 7(23): 35302-35312. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 27167107. Pub Status: Published.
Anders Leverton, M.D.
St. George's University School of Medicine, St. George, Grenada
- Anatomy Lab Demonstrator, St. George's University, St. Georges, Grenada
- Histology Tutor, St. George's University, St. Georges, Grenada
- Student researcher, Trinity University Summer Research, San Antonio, TX
- Volunteer, Vista Care, San Antonio, TX
Music, play classical music on my violin, classic rock on guitar, play the Native American flute, theatre, film, hand magic, and exploring old churches and cathedrals with my wife.
Frazier, D.S. & Pace, R.F.. (2009). Abilene Regional Medical Center, T&P Depot, The Mall of Abilene, Hendrick Home for Children.. Abilene Landmarks: An Illustrated Tour: The Story of Abilene as told through 100 of its most historic buildings, Pub Status: Published
Ayo Olanrewaju, M.D.
Obafemi Awolowo College of Health Sciences, Olabisi Onabanjo University
- Peer Coach and Personal Tutor Boston University School of Public Health, Boston, MA
- Research Assistant, Boston Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, Boston, MA
- Research Associate, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, Liverpool, United Kingdom|
- Clinical Volunteer, Boston Medical Center, Department of Pediatrics, Boston, MA
- Head, Health and Welfare CDS Unit, National Youth Service Corps, Ogere, Ogun State, Nigeria
- Volunteer, Nigerian Red Cross Society, Abuja, Nigeria
- Pediatric Medical Officer, New Life Clinic, Sagamu, Ogun State, Nigeria
Playing the piano, and soccer
Olanrewaju A.D., Jeffery C., Crossland N., Valadez J.J... (2015). Access to Education for Orphans and Vulnerable Children in Uganda: A Multi-District, Cross-Sectional Study Using Lot Quality Assurance Sampling from 2011 to 2013. http://dx.doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0132905, Pub Status: Published
Olanrewaju, A.D.. (2014). Orphans and Vulnerable Children in Uganda: Accessibility to Education and Basic Health Care.. LSTM dissertation Pub Status: Published
Hirva Pandya, M.D.
American University of Antigua College of Medicine, Antigua and Barbuda
- Observership, Clear Lake Regional Medical Center, Webster, TX
- Clinical Research, Coordinator Houston Center for Clinical, Sugarland, TX
- Research Assistant, Richmond University Medical Center, Staten Island, NY
- Volunteer, CHRISTUS Southeast Texas-St. Mary, Port Arthur, TX
- Volunteer, Stable Spirit, Vidor, TX
- Volunteer Baptist Student Ministry at Lamar University, Beaumont, TX
- Volunteer Beaumont Habitat of Humanity, Beaumont, TX
- Staff Writer Lamar University Press, Beaumont, TX
Playing basketball, performing in Indian classical dance, making jewelry, writing poems, and cooking fusion Indian/American food
Gabrielle Tardieu, M.D.
St. George's University School of Medicine, St. George, Grenada
- Research and Teaching Fellow, Anatomical Sciences Department, St. George's Univ., True Blue, Grenada
- Clinical Anatomy Research Fellow, Seattle Science Foundation, Seattle, WA
Tennis, football (soccer), tutoring and mentoring children, teaching, swimming
Tardieu, G.G., Loukas, M., Chapman, J., Oskouian, R.J., Moisi, M., Fisahn, C., & Tubbs, R.S. The Epidural Ligaments (of Hofmann): A Comprehensive Review of the Literature. Cureus. 2016, Sep; 8(9): e779. Pub Status: Published.
Tardieu, G.G., Loukas, M., Fisahn, C., Shoja, M.M., Oskouian, R.J., & Tubbs, R.S. The Italian Giuseppe Muscatello (1866-1951) and his Contributions to our Understanding of Childhood Spina Bifida Aperta and Occulta. Child's Nervous System. 2016, Jul; N/A(N/A): Epub ahead of print. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 27469456. Pub Status: Published.
Tardieu, G.G., Oskouian, R.J., Loukas, M., & Tubbs, R.S. A Previously Undescribed Variant of the on fluence of Sinuses. Folia Morphologica. 2016, Aug; N/A(N/A): Epub available. Pub Status: Published.
Rachel Thomas, M.D.
McGovern Medical School at the University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
- Ophthalmology Research, Assistant West Texas Retina Consultants, Abilene, TX
- Volunteer, Zambia Medical Mission, Kalomo, Zambia
- Ophthalmology assistant, Big Country Eye Center, Abilene, TX
- Emergency Room Specialty Technician, Hendrick Health System, Abilene, TX
Running 5K's, biking, hiking national parks, camping in the mountains, cooking healthy recipes, child care (especially for my 6 nieces and nephews), reading mystery novels, traveling, watching Disney movies, and being spontaneous
Saneea Almas, M.D.
Shifa College of Medicine, Pakistan
- Research, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Amarillo, TX
I was actively involved in taking art class and painting. I have even sold some paintings when I was an undergrad student. I enjoy reading fiction mystery and crime novels. I love to travel and visit new places all over the world. I went on a Europe trip last year spanning London (UK), Rome, Milan, Bologna (Italy), and Lausanne (Switzerland). I love exploring new cities within the US and finding new restaurants to try!
Abbey, J. Almas, S. (2015). Insect Bites and Repellant Sprays for Pregnant Women. http://www.infantrisk.com/content/insect-bites-and-repellant-sprays-pregnant-women.
Almas, S. (2015). Folic Acid: An Overview of Metabolism, Dosages, and Benefits of Optimal Periconception Supplementation. http://www.infantrisk.com/content/folic-acid-overview-metabolism-dosages-and-benefits-optimal-periconception -supplementation.
Almas, S. (2015). An Overview of the Safety of Skin Care Products During Pregnancy. http://www.infantrisk.com/content/overview-safety-skin-care-products-during-pregnancy
Almas, S. (2015). E-Cigarettes: A Review on Composition, Safety, and Efficacy as Smoking Cessation Aids. http://www.infantrisk.com/content/e-cigarettes-review-composition-safety-and-efficacy-smoking-cessation-aids
Almas, S. (2015). E Coli Infections. http://mommymeds.com/content/e-coli-infections
Almas, S. Abbey, J. Shoukat, S. (2015). Breastfeeding May Reduce The Risk Of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. http://mommymeds.com/content/breastfeeding-may-reduce-risk-sudden-infant-death-syndrome
Almas, S. Hale, T. Muscianese, L. (2015). The Safety of Alternative Treatments and Herbal Supplements During Pregnancy and Breastfeeding. http://www.infantrisk.com/content/use-herbal-supplements-and-remedies-during-pregnancy-and-breastfeeding
Almas, S. Muscianese, L. (2015). Aluminum in Antiperspirants: A Potential Hazard for Pregnant and Breastfeeding Women. http://mommymeds.com/content/aluminum-antiperspirants-potential-hazard-pregnant-and-breastfeeding-women
Almas, S. Rowe, H. (2015). MRSA and Your Baby. http://mommymeds.com/content/mrsa-and-your-baby
Almas, S. Shoukat, S. (2015). Breastfeeding Protects Against Ear Infections. http://mommymeds.com/content/breastfeeding-protects-against-infection
Almas, S. Shoukat, S. Hale, T. (2015). Breastfeeding Reduces Type 2 Diabetes. http://mommymeds.com/content/breastfeeding-may-reduce-risk-type-2-diabetes
Chandamuri, S. Vance, J. Abbey, J. Almas, S. (2015). Vitamin D Supplements. http://www.infantrisk.com/content/vitamin-d-supplements
Daniella Bello Germino, M.D.
Universidad Central de Venezuela Escuela de Medicina Luis Razetti Venezuela, Repulic of Venezuela
- Research, Rush University, Chicago, IL
Music, specially singing and playing different instruments like the Violin, Viola, drums, and some others. Exercising, Weight lifting and Nutrition; playing and training dogs; playing with kids; scuba diving; gardening
Bello Daniela.A, Peñaloza Eduardo. L, Angulo Jonathan, Cardenas Gabriela.. (2009). “PANCREATIC PSEUDOCYST”.CASE REPORT. Poster presented at: XXIV international scientific congress FELSOCEM “LATIN AMERICA UNITED FOR ENVIRONMENTAL AND INTERCULTURAL HEALTH”.; La Paz
Bello Daniella. A, Peñaloza Eduardo, Angulo Jonathan, Pinedo Sandra.. (2009). “LEFT MAMMARY SARCOMA. LEFT INFILTRATING DUCTAL MAMMARY ADENOCARCINOMA AND HEPATO PULMONAR METASTASES”. Poster presented at: XXIV international scientific congress FELSOCEM “LATINAMERICA UNITED FOR ENVIRONMENTAL AND INTERCULTURAL HEALTH”.; La Paz
Eduardo Peñaloza Martìnez; Bello Daniella A, Angulo Jonathan, Mila de la Roca Alba.. (2009). “LEO BUERGER
DISEASE. CASE REPORT” Poster presented at: XXIV international scientific congress FELSOCEM “LATIN AMERICA UNITED FOR ENVIRONMENTAL AND INTERCULTURAL HEALTH”.; La Paz
Peñaloza. Eduardo; Bello Daniella, Angulo Jonathan, Mila de la Roca Alba.. (2009). “MOST FREQUENT ACCIDENTS AND DISEASES IN CHILDREN”. Poster presented at: XXIV international scientific congress FELSOCEM “LATINAMERICA UNITED FOR ENVIROMENTAL AND INTERCULTURAL HEALTH”.; La Paz
Parth Bhatt, M.D.
SBKS Medical Institute and Research Centre, India
- Research, New Orleans, LA
I love travelling and exploring new places, I love watching Inspirational movies and American Football. I also enjoy cooking Indian food.
Badheka A, Singh V, Patel NJ, Arora S, Patel N, Thakkar B, Jhamnani S, Pant S, Chothani A, Macon C, Panaich SS, Patel J, Manvar S, Savani C, Bhatt P, Panchal V, Patel N, Patel A, Patel D, Lahewala S, Deshmukh A, Mohamad T, Mangi AA, Cleman M, Forrest JK. Trends of Hospitalizations in the United States from 2000 to 2012 of Patients >60 Years With Aortic Valve Disease. The American Journal of Cardiology. 2015, Jul; 116(1): 132-141. PMID: 25983278
Chothani A, Shah N, Patel NJ, Deshmukh A., Singh V, Patel N, Panaich SS, Arora S, Patel A, Savani C, Thakkar B, Bhatt P, Cohen MG, Grines C, Forrest JK & Badheka AO. Vaccination Serology Status and Cardiovascular Mortality: Insight from NHANES III and Continuous NHANES. Postgraduate medicine. 2015, Aug; 127(6): 561-564. PMID: 26174358
Panaich SS, Arora S, Patel N, Patel NJ, Lahewala S, Solanki S, Manvar S, Savani C, Singh V, Thakkar B, Deshmukh A, Chothani A, Bhatt P, Mavani K, Bhimani R, Mohamad T, Remetz MS, Curtis JP, Attaran RR, Grines C, Mena CI, Cleman M, Forrest JK, & Badheka AO. Comparison of Inhospital Outcomes and Hospitalization Costs of Peripheral Angioplasty and Endovascular Stenting. The American Journal of Cardiology. 2015, Aug; 116(4): 634-641. PMID: 26096999
Patel A, Patel A, Bhatt P, Savani C, Thakkar B, Sonani R, Patel NJ, Arora S, Panaich S, Singh V, Patel S, Pant S, Ansari MM, Deshmukh A, Patel N, Dave A, Grines C, Cleman M, Forrest JK & Badheka AO. Transcatheter pulmonary valve implantation: A cross-sectional US experience. International Journal of Cardiology. 2015, Jul; 199(1): 186-188. PMID: 26197405
Bhatt P, Patel A, Thakkar B & Desai P. (2015). Inhaled Nitric Oxide Administration for Neonates with Cardiac and
Circulatory Congenital Anomalies on Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Poster presented at: Louisiana State
University Pediatric Research Day; New Orleans, LA
Bhatt P, Patel A, Thakkar B & Desai P. (2015). Inhaled Nitric Oxide Administration
for Neonates with Cardiac and
Circulatory Congenital Anomalies on Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Poster presented at: American
Academy of Pediatrics; Washington, DC
Bhatt P, Patel A, Thakkar B & Savani C. (2015). Utilization of Neonatal ECMO and Outcomes
a 9 Year US
Experience Poster presented at: American Academy of Pediatrics; Washington, DC
Bhatt P, Singh D, Akingbola O, Chavada D & Patel A. (2015). Retrospective Cohort Study
Comparing the Effect of
Obesity in Children with Sickle Cell Disease Poster presented at: American Academy of Pediatrics; Washington, DC
Bhatt P; Singh D, Akingbola O & Srivastav S. (2015). Significant increased Base Deficit
(>-20) on presentation is
associated with severe course of Diabetic Ketoacidosis in children Poster presented at: Southern Society for
Pediatric Research; New Orleans, LA
Singh D, Bhatt P, Akingbola O & Srivastav S. (2015). Increased cumulative fluid requirement
in children admitted
to PICU with diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA) is associated with lower age & body mass index (BMI) Poster presented
at: Southern Society for Pediatric Research; New Orleans, LA
Rebecca Fink, M.D.
St. George's University School of Medicine, Grenada
- Research, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
Swimming pool workouts, ocean rough water swimming races, surfing, and kayaking. Hiking lake and mountain trails, hashing challenging courses, and running on the beach and cross-country trails. Fostering animal shelter kittens. Traveling internationally.
Anita Gupta, M.D.
St. George's University School of Medicine, Grenada
- Volunteer, Physicians for Human Rights, Grenada
In my spare time I like to bake, play the piano, explore nearby cities and historical sites, and hike. I also enjoy reading and am currently working on writing a novel.
Vijay Linga, M.D.
JSS Medical College, India
- Research, University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center, Memphis, TN
Taking part in leisure sports like Cricket, Ping Pong and Badminton. Finds interest in non-fiction, autobiography and history books. Keeping updated to current affairs. Volunteering at disadvantage childrens home. Cancer and Blood donation advocacy and fundraising.
Bhushanam TV, Rajesh A, Linga VG, Uppin MS, Malik M. Primary intramedullary non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in an immunocompetent child. Spinal Cord. 2014, Aug; 52(Suppl 2): S21-3. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 25082378.
Kagita S, Jiwtani S, Uppalapati S, Linga VG, Gundeti S, Digumarti R.. Early molecular response in chronic myeloid leukemia patients predicts future response status. Tumour Biology. 2014, May; 35(5): 4443-5. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 24414484.
Kagita S, Uppalapati S, Jiwatani S, Linga VG, Gundeti S, Nagesh N, Digumarti R.. Incidence of Bcr-Abl kinase domain mutations in imatinib refractory chronic myeloid leukemia patients from South India. Tumour Biology. 2014, Jul; 35(7): 7187-93. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 24763825.
Kalpathi Krishnamani · Thota Narender Kumar · Linga Vijay Gandhi · Digumarti Raghunadharao · Gundeti Sadashivudu · Uppin Megha. Primary Ewing's sarcoma of the cranium: Case series and review of literature.. Journal of Cancer Research and Therapeutics. 2014, Apr; 10(2): 377-80. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 25022398.
Kalpathi V Krishnamani · Thota Narender Kumar · Linga Vijay Gandhi · Gundeti Sadashivudu · Digumarti Raghunadharao · Ashwani Tandon. Parasagittal hemangiopericytoma with late presentation of liver metastases: Case report and review of literature. South Asian Journal of Cancer. 2013, Jul; 2(3): 131. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 24455586.
Krishnamani Kalpathi · Vijay Gandhi Linga · Raghunadharao Digumarti · Sadashivudu Gundeti · Shantveer Uppin. Primary pleuropulmonary synovial sarcoma: A report of two cases and review of literature. South Asian Journal of Cancer. 2013, Oct; 2(4): 231. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 24455645.
Kumar TN, Krishnamani K, Gandhi LV, Sadashivudu G, Raghunadharao D. Plasma Cell Leukaemia Masquerading as Hairy Cell Leukaemia: A Case Report. Indian J Hematol Blood Transfusion. 2014, Sep; 30(Supp 1): 33-5. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 25332528.
Linga VG, Patchva DB, Mallavarapu KM, Tulasi V, Kalpathi KI, Pillai A, Gundeti S, Rajappa SJ, Digumarti R.. Thiopurine methyltransferase polymorphisms in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Indian J Med Paediatr Oncology. 2014, Oct; 35(4): 276-80. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 25538405.
Linga VG, Shreedhara AK, Rau AT, Rau A.. Nutritional assessment of children with hematological malignancies and their subsequent tolerance to chemotherapy. Ochsner Journal. 2012, Nov; 12(3): 197-201. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 23049455.
Monalisa Hui · Shantveer Uppin · Jay Mehta · Kalpathi Krishnamani · Linga Vijay Gandhi.
An unusual case of clear cell sarcoma presenting as multiple abdominal masses confirmed
by RT-PCR. South Asian Journal of Cancer. 2013, Jul; 2(3): 152.
Cited in PubMed; PMID: 24455604.
Patchva Dorababu · Narayana Nagesh · Vijay Gandhi Linga · Sadashivudu Gundeti · Vijay Kumar Kutala · Pallu Reddanna · Raghunadharao Digumarti. Epistatic interactions between thiopurine methyltransferase (TPMT) and inosine triphosphate pyrophosphatase (ITPA) variations determine 6-mercaptopurine toxicity in Indian children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Eur J Clin Pharmacol. 2012, Apr; 68(4): 379-87. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 22009189.
Patchva Dorababu · Shaik Mohammad Naushad · Vijay Gandhi Linga · Sadashivudu Gundeti · Narayana Nagesh · Vijay Kumar Kutala · Pallu Reddanna · Raghunadharao Digumarti. Genetic variants of thiopurine and folate metabolic pathways determine 6-MP-mediated hematological toxicity in childhood ALL. Pharmacogenomics. 2012, Jul; 13(9): 1001-8. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 22838948.
T N Kumar · Krishnamani Kalpathi · L V Gandhi · D Raghunadharao · G Sadashivudu. Therapy-related acute promyelocytic leukemia following etoposide-based chemotherapy in non-seminomatous germ cell tumor.. Journal of Postgraduate Medicine. 2014, Jan; 60(1): 84-5. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 24625948.
Thota NK, Gundeti S, Linga VG, Coca P, Tara RP; Raghunadharao.. Imatinib mesylate
as first-line therapy in patients with chronic myeloid leukemia in accelerated phase
and blast phase: a retrospective analysis.. Indian Journal of Cancer. 2014, Jan; 51(1):
Cited in PubMed; PMID: 24947087.
Vijay Gandhi Linga · Raghunadharao Digumati. Is rituximab approved in pediatric non Hodgkin lymphoma?. Indian Paediatrics. 2012, May; 49(5): 419-20. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 22700674.
Vijay Gandhi Linga · Ranga Raman Ganta · Krishnamani Iyer Kalpathi · Sadashivudu Gundeti · Senthil J Rajappa · Raghunadharao Digumarti · Tara Roshni Paul · Ashwani Tandon. Response to imatinib mesylate in childhood chronic myeloid leukemia in chronic phase. South Asian J Cancer. 2014, Oct; 3(4): 203-5. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 25422804.
Yang CH, Pfeffer SR, Sims M, Yue J, Wang Y, Linga VG, Paulus E, Davidoff AM, Pfeffer
LM. The oncogenic microRNA-21 inhibits the tumor suppressive activity of FBXO11 to
promote tumorigenesis.. Journal of Biological Chemistry. 2015, Mar; 290(10): 6037-46.
Cited in PubMed; PMID: 25589783.
Kalpathi Krishnamani · Linga Vijay Gandhi · Narender Kumar Thota · Gundeti Sadashivudu · Digumarti Raghunadharao · N. Rama Kumari. (2013). Journal of Indian College of Cardiology,
Thu Tran, D.O.
William Carey University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Hattiesburg, MS
Research, Texas Children's Hospital, Houston, TX
Tennis, cooking, sightseeing, watching movies
Hunter, W., Rosell R., & Tran, T. (2012). Developing a suitable cell culture medium for the establishment and maintenance of a cell line from the whitefly, Bemisia tabaci. Poster presented at: Baylor College of Medicine REACH IRACDA; Houston, TX
Meigs L., Rosell R., & Tran, T. (2010). Developing procedures to establish and maintain a cell line from the whitefly, Bemisia tabaci. Poster presented at: University of St. Thomas Undergraduate Research Symposium; Houston, TX
Rosell R. & Tran, T. (2011). Developing a suitable cell culture medium for the establishment and maintenance of a cell line from the whitefly, Bemisia tabaci. Poster presented at: University of St. Thomas Undergraduate Research Symposium; Houston, TX
Rosell R., & Tran, T. (2012). Developing a suitable cell culture medium for the establishment and maintenance of a cell line from the whitefly, Bemisia tabaci. Poster presented at: University of St. Thomas Undergraduate Research Symposium; Houston, TX
Alya Abuhantesh, M.D.
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine, Lubbock, TX
- Pediatrics Interest Group, Amarillo, TX
- Interdisciplinary Health Fair, Amarillo, TX
- Docs4Kids, Amarillo, TX
- Student Run Free Clinic Women’s Health Day, Lubbock, TX
- Student National Medical Association, Lubbock, TX
Abuhantesh, A., Abdulhussain, M., Satyavada, S., Siddiqi, S. (2012, January). Understanding Asthma in Children. Poster presented at: Early Clinical Experience Poster Presentations; Lubbock, TX.
Abuhantesh, A., Acosta, J., Aguas, C., Berk, J., Berry, J., Blasingame, J., Cao, K., Chauncey, M., Chen, J. (2013, January). MS2 Aging Block: Texas Tech MedCast Reynolds Geriatrics Series USMLE Step 1 Video Project. Poster presented at: TTUHSC-SOM Small Group Video Project; Lubbock, TX.
I love to read, I like many different genres of books but the books I tend to gravitate towards are mysteries, fantasy, and books with humor. I also really enjoy crafting and I enjoy working on scrapbooks. I like to cook, I like trying out new recipes and inviting my friends over to try them out. I like to do Zumba for exercise.
Amita Ghosh, M.D.
Bangalore Medical College & Research Institute, Bangalore, India
- Harrington Observership Program, Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics at the University of Miami in May 2014.
- Boston Children’s Hospital NICU, Harvard teaching hospital, June 2014.
- Clinical Observership, Congenital Heart Center, Shands Children’s Hospital, University of Florida- Gainesville, August 2014.
Reading, painting, cooking, traveling
Mehar Hoda, M.D.
Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
- Research Associate, Department of Pediatrics and Child Health, Aga Khan University, Karachi, Pakistan
- Coordinator for “Student’s Relief Fund” a student-organization that raised over Rs 100,000 in cash and kind, which was donated to the Sri Lankan Consulate towards Tsunami relief in 2004 and again in 2005 towards Earthquake relief in Pakistan.
Haque A, Sher G, Hoda M, Moiz B. Feasibility of Pediatric Plasma Apheresis in Intensive Care Settings. Ther Apher Dial. 2014 Mar 27. doi: 10.1111/1744-9987.12173.
Atiq M. , Hoda M, Aslam, N. (2014) Effect of intravenous gamma globulin on short- and mid-term clinical outcome in acute viral myocarditis in children. World Journal of Cardiovascular Diseases, 4, 39-44. doi:10.4236/wjcd.2014.42007.
Fatimi SH, Khawaja A, Ali Khawaja RD, Hoda M, Bhimani SA. Benign granulomatous polyp obstructing the bronchus. J Coll Physicians Surg Pak. 2013 Jul;23(7):519-21.
Haque A, Siddiqui NR, Hoda M, Lakahni G, Huda K. Cost of Care in a PICU of a Developing Country. Journal of Pakistan Medical Association. 2014 Jun; Publication Status: Accepted.
Haque A, Siddiqui NR, Jafri SK, Hoda M, Bano S. Clinical Profiles and Outcomes of Children Admitted to the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit from the Emergency Department. Journal of the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan. 2014 May; Publication Status: Accepted.
Hoda M, Haque A, Aijaz F, Akhtar M, Rehmat A, Amanullah MM, Hasan BS. On Table Extubation after Open Heart Surgery in Children: an experience from a tertiary care hospital in a developing country. Congenital Heart Disease Journal. March 2015. Submitted.
Hassan RU, Hoda M, Khan SA, Shaheryar A, Enam SA. (2009). An audit of patterns, presentations and patterns of Naegleria fowleri cases at the Aga Khan University Hospital 1989-2009. Poster presented at: Aga Khan University Research Assembly; Karachi, Pakistan.
Public Speaking, Performing Arts, Baking
Surya Jacob, M.D.
Pushpagiri Institute of Medical Sciences and Research Centre, Thiruvalla, Karala, India
- Clinical Observer - Pulmonology - Children's Hospital of Philadelphia , PA
- Clinical Observer - Internal Medicine- Drexel University College of Medicine /Hanhemann University Hospital, PA
- Clinical Observer - Pediatrics - Valley Baptist Hospital - Harlingen, TX
- Clinical Observer - Pediatrics - Park slope Physician Associates / Newyork Methodist Hospital , NY
- Clinical Observer - Internal Medicine - King's County Hospital , Brooklyn, NY
- Clinical Observer - Pediatrics - Park Plaza Pediatrics / Children's Memorial, Hermann, TX
Reading (fiction & non-fiction); Vegetable gardening; Learning new languages; Making handicrafts; Meditation; Yoga; Listening to music; Watching movies; Writing Personal Journal; Traveling; Creative writing; Spending time with friends and family; Interested in Teaching
Arline Kandathiparampil, M.D.
St. George's University School of Medicine, Grenada
- Social Work Intern, Christus - St Elizabeth Hospital, Beaumont, TX
- Volunteer, Habitat for Humanity, Beaumont, TX
- Teacher Assistant, St Therese Little Flower Catholic Church, Port Arthur, TX
- Student Research Assistant, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, TX
- Research Assistant, Lamar University, Beaumont, TX
Wang X, Kandathiparampil AJ, Bohanon FJ, Crowell W, Rastellini C, Zhou J, Radhakrishnan RS. Suppressive Effects of Luteolin on Extracellular Matrix Protein Expression in Activated Hepatic Stellate Cells. Digestive Disease Week, Washington, DC. May 2015. (And oral).
Wang X, Bohanon FJ, Kandathiparampil AJ, Graham BM, Rastellini C, Ding C, Ding Y, Zhou J, Radhakrishnan RS. Suppressive Effects of Novel Oridonin Derivative CYD0625 on Activated Hepatic Stellate Cells. Experimental Biology 2015 Meeting. March 28-April 2, 2015.
Kandathiparampil AJ, Wang X, Bohanon FJ, Zhou J, Radhakrishnan RS. Luteolin Attenuates Fibrogenesis and Affects the Cell Cycle in Activated Hepatic Stellate Cells. [Abstract] The 10th Annual American Surgical Congress. Feb 2015.
Kandathiparampil AJ, Bohanon FJ, Wang X, Rastellini C, Zhou J, Radhakrishnan RS. Luteolin Attenuates Fibrogenesis and Affects the Cell Cycle in Activated Hepatic Stellate Cells. 56th Annual Meeting of National Student Research Forum, Galveston, TX. April 23, 2015.
Kandathiparampil AJ, Bohanon FJ, Wang X, Rastellini C, Zhou J, Radhakrishnan RS. Luteolin Attenuates Fibrogenesis and Affects the Cell Cycle in Activated Hepatic Stellate Cells. 3rd Annual Clinical & Translational Research Forum, Galveston, TX. March 11, 2015.
Reading mystery novels and classic novels, cooking and experimenting with different cuisines, hiking, and traveling.
Maria Victoria Salguero, M.D.
Universidad de Antioquia Facultad de Medicina, Colombia
- Clinical Observer, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center - Harvard Med, Boston, MA
- Clinical Observer, Pediatric Cardiology, Miller School of Medicine - University of Miami, Miami, FL
- Clinical Observer, Pediatric Nephrology, Miller School of Medicine - University of Miami, Miami, FL
- Clinical Research, Harvard Medical School / Dresden International University, Boston, MA / Dresden, Germany
- Research Fellow in Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA
- Physician, Fundacion Virgilio Barco, Cucuta, Colombia
- Physician, PAHO-WHO, Gramalote, Colombia
- Director, Prevention and Promotion Program, Cucuta, Colombia
- Volunteer, City of Cucuta, Cucuta, Colombia
- Postdoctoral Research Fellow in Medicine, Neonatology and Gastroenterology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center - Harvard Med, Boston, MA
- Research Student, Universidad de Antioquia, Medellin, Colombia
Martin CR, Zaman MM, Gilkey C, Salguero MV, Hasturk H, Kantarci A, Van Dyke TE, Freedman SD. Resolvin D1 and Lipoxin A4 Improve Alveolarization and Normalize Septal Wall Thickness in a Neonatal Murine Model of Hyperoxia-Induced Lung Injury. PLOS ONE. 2014 Jun; 9(6): e98773. PMID: 24892762.
Yepes Delgado CE, Montoya Jaramillo M, Orrego Orozco BE, Cuéllar Santaella MH, Yepes Nuñez JJ, López Muñoz JP, Salguero Bermonth MV, Gómez Arias RD. Quality of life in patients with chronic kidney disease without dialysis or transplant: a random sample from two insurance companies. Medellín, Colombia, 2008. Nefrología: publicación official de la Sociedad Española Nefrologia. 2009 Jul; 29(6): 548-56. PMID: 19935999.
Cuéllar Santaella MH, Peralta Durango JM, Salguero Bermonth MV. (2005, January). Evaluation of the outcomes of the intravascular catheter-related bacteremia in three intensive care units at the Hospital Universitario San Vicente de Paul. Poster presented at: Epidemiology and Infectious Diseases Department Annual Meeting; Medellin, Colombia.
Promotion of research culture in developing countries, Public Health, Psychology, Latin American Literature, Poetry, Swimming, and Traveling.