Annual Research Symposium

2021 Virtual Pediatric Research Symposium -  May 11

The Department of Pediatrics invites you to the annual
Pediatric Research Symposium / 'Research Day'.

Join us in congratulating our Abstract Awardees: PRS2021 Awards.pdf


The Symposium features invited speaker(s) and abstracts presented in poster and oral presentations.  All scheduled activities will take place virtually.

Schedule of presentations: PRS2021 OralPresentations-schedule.pdf

  • 1:00-1:15   Dan Peltier, MD, PhD - LINC00402 is a Novel Regulator of Allogeneic T Cell Function and T Cell Receptor Signal Transduction
  • 1:15-1:30   Hao Hao Pontius, BS  - Magnetically Powered Microwheel Thrombolysis of Occlusive Thrombi in Zebrafish
  • 1:30-1:45   Sara Razoky/Emily Jacobson, MD - Standard vs. high-risk bronchiolitis management and treatment effectiveness prior to new Clinical practice guideline   
  • 1:45-2:00   Kate Wilson, DO, MS - Provider Testing Practices for Congenital Cytomegalovirus: Consistently Inconsistent
  • 2:00-2:15   Lyndsey Reynolds, MD - Improving Patient Safety for Patients with Type 1 Diabetes on Diluted Insulin: Supporting Nurse and Resident  Education
  • 2:15-2:30   Pooja Patel, MPH - Providers of Ambulatory Healthcare in Children and Adolescents with Sickle Cell Anemia
  • 2:30-2:45   Juliet Villegas, MA - Understanding the Fast Food Eating Habits and Cultural Tailoring Preferences of Hispanic Youth
  • 2:45-3:00  Annie Murphy, BA - Transgender Healthcare Perceptions Shared Through Social Media





2020 Pediatric Research Symposum


  • See 2019 PRS proceedings and awardees below.