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  • The department had approximately $15.2 million in extramural grant funding in FY12.
    Extramural Research Funding By Source
  • In FY12, 40 faculty (27%) in 13 divisions had extramural funding supporting their salary.
    Extramural Research Funding By Division
  • Faculty submitted 90 new grant proposals in FY12, with 33 (37%) funded.
  • We had 43 active clinical studies in FY12, a 16% increase from FY11. Of those, 14 were new studies. 
  • Faculty, residents, fellows, and students presented 45 research posters at the department’s 2012 Spring Research Day, nearly a 70% increase from the 26 posters presented in 2011. Of those posters, 18 were accepted at the Pediatric Academic Society (PAS) meeting—three times as many as were accepted in 2011—and 11 were accepted at other pediatric research meetings.
  • Ten of our trainees (students, residents, and fellows) received awards or funding last year for their research work.

SPR/APS Members

The following faculty are active members of the Society for Pediatric Research:

  • David Allen, MD
  • Aaron Carrel, MD
  • Pelin Cengiz, MD
  • Elizabeth Cox, MD, PhD
  • Anna Dusick, MD*
  • Philip Farrell, MD, PhD (emeritus)
  • Peter Ferrazzano, MD
  • Philip Giampietro, MD
  • Theresa Guilbert, MD
  • Daniel Jackson, MD
  • Julie Kessel, MD
  • Pamela Kling, MD
  • Patricia Kokotailo, MD
  • Robert Lemanske, MD
  • Megan Moreno, MD, MSEd, MPH
  • Mario Otto, MD, PhD
  • Caroline Paul, MD*
  • De-Ann Pillers, MD, PhD
  • J. Carter Ralphe, MD
  • Michael Rock, MD
  • D.B. Sanders, MD
  • Christine Seroogy, MD
  • Judith Smith, MD, PhD
  • Ellen Wald, MD (emeritus)
  • Michael Wilhelm, MD, MS
  • Jon Wolff, MD

* = became a member in 2012

The following faculty are active members of the American Pediatric Society:

  • David Allen, MD
  • Sharon Bartosh, MD
  • Kenneth DeSantes, MD
  • Bruce Edmonson, MD
  • Marlowe Eldridge, MD*
  • Philip Farrell, MD, PhD (emeritus)
  • James Gern, MD
  • Frank Greer, MD
  • Anna Huttenlocher, MD
  • Bruce Klein, MD
  • Robert Lemanske, MD
  • Michael MacDonald, MD*
  • De-Ann Pillers, MD, PhD
  • Paul Sondel, MD, PhD
  • Ellen Wald, MD

* = became a member in 2012

Last updated: 01/04/2016
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