Examples of Fellowship Research Projects

Angiopoietin-2 and Von Willebrand Factor Propeptide are Markers of Endothelial Dysfunction for Predictive Enrichment in Pediatric Patients with Severe Sepsis
Mentor - Tim Cornell, MD  Fellow - Erin Carlton, MD

Failed Non-invasive Positive Pressure Ventilation and Clinical Outcomes in the PICU
Mentor - James Kyle, DO  Fellow -  Heidi Flori, MD

Prognostic Goals of Care Conversations with Pediatric Oncologic and Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant Patients in the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit.
Fellow - Laurel Metzler, MD   Mentors - Tsovic Arutyunyan, MDFola Odetola, MD

The Impact of the Growth Phase of Staphylococcus epidermidis on Adhesion to Immobilized Fibrinogen
Fellow - Carolyn Vitale, MD   Mentor - J. Scott VanEpps, MD, PhD (Emergency Medicine)

The Functional Immune Response of Patients on ECLS: A Descriptive Study
Fellow - Asaad Beshish, MD Mary Dahmer, PhDTim Cornell, MD

Utilizing Ultrasonography to Determine Transverse Tracheal Diameter Kate Waldeck, MD Ramon Sanchez, MD (Anesthesiology)

Patterns of health care utilization after hospitalization for pediatric critical illness Lauren Yagiela, MD Fola Odetola, MD

Quality Improvement Initiative to Reduce Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Noise Pollution with the Use of a Pediatric Delirium Bundle Yu Kawai, MD Matthew Niedner, MD

Investigation of Minute-to-Minute Annotation of Hemodynamic Severity and Its Predictive Capacity of Acute Hemodynamic Instability Jeremy Lamkin, MD Rodney Daniels, MDAshwin Belle, PhD (Emergency Medicine; MCIRCC)

Fluid Overload and Fluid Removal in Pediatric Patients requiring CRRT Paula Silva, MD David Selewski, MD(Pediatric Nephrology)

The Immobilization of a Direct Thrombin Inhibitor to a Polyurethane as a Nonthrombogenic Surface Coating for Extracorporeal Circulation. Jane Yu, MD Gail Annich, MDRobert Bartlett, MD (Surgery)Terry Major, PhD (Surgery)

Association of Hospital-Level Volume of Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation Cases and Mortality Ryan Barbaro, MD Gail Annich, MDMatt Davis, MD

Global and Gene Specific, TNF-α, DNA Methylation Changes in a Murine Model of Sepsis Gina DeMasellis, MD Tom Shanley, MDDana Dolinoy, PhD (Environmental Health Sciences, SPH)

Tissue Oximetry via Resonance Raman Spectroscopy in Critically Ill Pediatric Patients Kevin Kuo, MD Kevin Ward, MD(Emergency Medicine)