2015 Pediatrics Educational Scholarship Awardees

Large Grant Awardees
Investigator's Name Pediatrics Section Project Title
Amy Arrington, PhD, MD, BA Critical Care
Ebola Preparedness: Education and Training of Physicians and Nurses in the Special Isolation Unit at Texas Children’s Hospital
Brian Bassham, MD Emergency Medicine
Airway Technology Assistance and its Role in Academic Institutions (ATARI)
Claire Bocchini, MD Infectious Diseases
Child Health Advocacy Curriculum
Manish Shah, MD Emergency Medicine
Simulation Education for Emergency Medical Services Providers in Botswana


Small Grant Awardees
Investigator's Name Pediatrics Section Project Title
Adam Wolfe, MD, PhD Hematology/Oncology "Bad news" deserves better communication: Advanced communication training for pediatric residents
Andrea Cruz, MD Emergency Medicine Needs Assessment on Tropical Infectious Diseases and Development of an Educational Model for Emergency Medicine Providers
Marideth Rus, MD, BS Emergency Medicine Development of a Pre-Departure Simulation Curriculum for Global Health Trainees
Matei Petrescu, MD Critical Care Learning in Pediatric Emergencies: A qualitative study of residents’ perspectives
Mohan Pammi, MD, PhD, MRCPCH Neonatology Implementation and appraisal of an ‘Evidence-based Medicine Curriculum’: A Section-wide, multidisciplinary initiative in Neonatal-Perinatal Medicine
Stephanie Leung, MD, BA Emergency Medicine Physician Led Educational Model For Nursing Training In Ultrasound Guided Peripheral Intravenous Catheter Placement
Tessy Thomas, DO, BS Critical Care Developing an Educational Module Using Professional Integrity as a Framework to Address Moral Distress and Optimize Teamwork