• All residents are involved in faculty-mentored scholarly projects.
  • They present this during the annual research day.
  • They are encouraged to present at national conferences and to publish their manuscripts.  

Current Projects

Topic: Asthma and OSA in Adolescence

Co-investigators: Dr. Mirna Ayache and Dr. John Carter, Resident Dr. Swati Jayaram

IRB approved: Yes

Initial data collection: Completed

Currently: Preliminary analysis

The role of Gut Lung Axis in the Etiopathogenesis of severe BPD in very low birth weight babies

Co-investigators: Dr. Prabhu Parimi, Dr. Naveen Kannekanti and Stephanie Merlino, Resident Dr. Swati Jayaram

IRB approved: Yes

Currently: In the process of data collection

Low caloric intake and high fluid intake during the first week of life are associated with the severity of BPD in ELBW infants. Al-jabewi Y, Agarwal N, Groh Wargo S, Shekhawat P, Mhanna M. J Neonatal Perinatal Med Nov 2019. PMID: 31771083

Acute gonococcal osteomyelitis and arthritis of hip : an interesting case and review of literature. Agarwal N, Abughali N, Chotikanatis K. J Pediatr Infect Dis 2020 

Blood products and bronchopulmonary dysplasia in extremely low birth weight neonates. Agarwal N, Cobrinik D, Roy A, Puliyel M. May 2019

Wiskott Aldrich syndrome - comparison of transplant vs supportive care. Agarwal N, Citla Sridhar D, Malay S, Patil N, Shekar A, Ahuja S, Dalal J. May 2019 (done with UH peds heme onc department)

Wiskott- Aldrich syndrome - Is transplant a better option than supportive care? Agarwal N, Citla Sridhar D, Malay S, Patil N, Ahuja S, Dalal J. Submitted to Pediatric Blood and Cancer, under peer review. 

Neonatal early onset sepsis calculator : utility in a higher than average risk, urban population for predicting newborn sepsis. Agarwal N, Goswami S, Emerine J, Roy A, Roberts D, Abughali N. 

Characteristics of Near Fatal Asthma in an Urban Pediatric population prior to admission to Pediatric Intensive Care

Unit (PICU): Konsur E, Lee D, Birnkrant D, Sterbank J, Carter J.

Reported Penicillin Allergy in the Urban Outpatient Pediatric Population. Konsur E, Lee D, Pazheri F.

“Enhancing Neonatal Resuscitation Knowledge, Confidence and Procedural Skills in Pediatric and Medicine/ Pediatric Residents through Neonatal Mock Codes” Pinto M., Mittal A., Easdale J., Joseph R., Konsur E., Ahmed Y., Sreenath, C.  Medas J., Guillen Hernandez J., Padiyar S., Kumar D.

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