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Pediatric research fair

12:00 PM  -  1:00 PM

Join the Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU and Bon Secours St. Mary’s Hospital for the Pediatric Research Fair on Tuesday, September 22nd.

Presented as a Department of Pediatrics Grand Rounds

CME Credit offered

(8) five-minute research presentations

Join via Zoom

Hosted by

Melanie Bean, PhD Co-Director - Healthy Lifestyles Center Children’s Hospital of Richmond at VCU
C. Bart Rountree, MD Executive Medical Director, Pediatrics Bon Secours


Topics and speakers

  • Pediatric Clinical Research in Richmond Henry Rozycki, ChoR Research
  • Impact of Bariatric Surgery on Adolescent Cardiovascular Function Uyen Troung, CHoR Cardiology
  • RVA Breathes: A Richmond City Collaboration to Reduce Pediatric Asthma Disparities Michael Schechter, CHoR Pulmonology
  • Clinical Interventions to Optimize Adolescent Obesity Treatment Melanie Bean, CHoR Healthy Lifestyles
  • Diabetes Study of Linagliptin and Empagliflozin in Children and Adolescents Bryce Nelson, CHoR Endocrinology 
  • Epidemiology of Bleeding in Critically Ill Children Jake Sequeira, CHoR PCCM
  • The prevalence of small intestinal bacterial overgrowth in children with Sickle cell disease Narendra Vadlamudi, ChoR GI 
  • Medicine Effect of SARS-CoV-2 Coinfection on Bronchiolitis Disease Course Frank Petruzella, CHoR Emergency 
  • Advances in Muscular Dystrophy Amy Harper, CHoR Neurology 
  • Fibroscan in pediatric liver disease Praveen Selvakumar, Bon Secours Pediatric GI 
  • Novel outpatient based program for new onset Type I Diabetes Anil Kumar, Bon Secours Pediatric Endocrinology 
  • Does Hyperuricemia Accelerate Sickle Cell Nephropathy Progression? Kristin Kaspar, CHoR Nephrology 
Virtual event