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    Medical College of Wisconsin
    Pediatrics: Hematology/Oncology/BMT Fellowship Program
    Fellow Accomplishments

    GRANTS/AWARDS/HONORS

     

    At the Medical College of Wisconsin we take pride in the outstanding accomplishments of our fellows.  Below are some selected highlights.

     

    • Selected participant in 2013 Haemophilia Academy in Edinburgh UK, Oct 2013.  This is a prestigious honor, with only 30 participants worldwide chosen to attend.  Attendees are selected through a competitive process from a large international pool of applicants.
    • Baxter Clinical Fellowship Grant, (thru the National Hemophilia Foundation) $200,000, (two per year, nationally)      
    • Multiple NIH Loan Repayment Program Grants
    • Multiple participants in Clinical Research Training Course, American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation (awarded to 12 fellows/junior faculty selected for their outstanding clinical research proposal from a pool of national applicants)
    • Multiple Medical College of Wisconsin Pediatric Research Day award winners.
    • James B. Nachman American Society for Clinical Oncology Junior Faculty Award in Pediatric Oncology for outstanding abstract submitted to the ASCO Annual Meeting (one winner each year, only two have ever been awarded)
    • Faculty Scholar Program in Patient Safety and Quality Improvement
    • Hyundai Hope on Wheels Scholar Grant
    • MACC Fund Novel Initiative Grant                                     
    • MCW/ACS Grant
    • MACC Fund Novel Initiative Award
    • Medical College of Wisconsin Clinical and Translational Science Institute (CTSI) Clinical Scholars Program
    • American Society of Hematology (ASH) Abstract Achievement Awards
    • American Society for Blood and Marrow Transplantation Clinical Research Training Course
    • Multiple Medical College of Wisconsin Fellow Poster Day award winners
    • "Young Investigator's Travel Award," at THSNA (Hemostasis and Thrombosis Research Society) conference for presentation poster
    • Multiple NIH Ruth L Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Pediatric fellow Clinical Research Awards
    • NIH/NHLBI Grant $501,245
    • 1 of 20 fellows and junior faculty from across the US and Canada selected on a competitive basis for participation in the first year of this training and mentoring program, American Society of Hematology’s Clinical Research Training Institute (ASH- CRTI)
    • CHW Research Fund Grant
    • Boonschoft School of Medicine Seed Grant
    • NIH Training Grant -  Hematology Training, The Blood Center of Southeastern Wisconsin

     

    PRESENTATIONS

    In addition to presenting at Medical College of Wisconsin and Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin case conference (hematology case conference, tumor board, fellow journal club, resident lectures, etc.), our fellows are often invited to speak at local, regional, national, and even international events.

    • Multiple Scientific Mentored Outreach Research Experience Session (SMORES) Advisory Board
    • Multiple Oral Poster presentations American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual Meeting
    • St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Cancer Prevention and Control Seminar
    • Multiple Oral Presentations Medical College of Wisconsin Sarcoma Survivor Event –
    • Poster presentation at the American Association of Blood Banks Annual Meeting
    • Poster presentation at the American Society for Pediatric Hematology/Oncology (ASPHO)
    • Oral presentation at the American Society for Clinical Oncology  (ASCO) Annual Meeting
    • Oral Presentation Primary Immune Deficiency Disease North American Conference
    • Poster Presentation American Society of Hematology
    • Palliative Care Grand Rounds, Massachusetts General Hospital; Boston, MA
    • Pediatric Grand Rounds, Loyola University Medical Center; Maywood, IL
    • Pediatric Grand Rounds, Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital; Grand Rapids, MI
    • Abstract presented as oral presentation at ISPNO 6/2010 (presented in absentia) and as poster at SIOP
    • Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Grand Rounds; Milwaukee, WI
    • Presentation at Annual Residency Research Conference of Pediatrics at Children's Hospital of Illinois
    • Poster presentation in Hemophilia and Thrombosis Research Society (HTRS)
    • Poster Presentation for the  Joint Meeting of the Society for Neuro-Oncology and AANS/CNS Section on Tumors
    • Memorial Healthcare System’s 2nd Annual National Sickle Cell Disease Research and Educational Symposium
    • Oral presentation American Society of Hematology Annual Meeting
    • Oral presentation Milwaukee Society for Clinical Laboratory Science
    • Multiple Poster Presentation - Tandem Bone Marrow Transplant Meeting
    • Multiple oral presentations American Heart Association Annual Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology Meeting
    • Multiple oral presentations American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Annual Meeting
    • Oral presentation National Sickle Cell Disease Program meeting
    • Epidemiology and Clinical Trial Design Workshop, Berlex Oncology Foundation sponsored workshop

     

    PUBLICATIONS

    Individually and collaboratively, our fellows have consistently contributed first authored papers to scholarly journals including:                                                                                                                                                                                            

    • Blood
    • Pediatric Blood and Cancer
    • Infectious Diseases in Clinical Practice
    • Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
    • Digestive Diseases and Sciences
    • Molecular and Cellular Proteomics
    • Pediatric and Developmental Pathology
    • British Journal of Hematology
    • Biology of Blood and Marrow Transplantation
    • Journal of Cystic Fibrosis
    • Pediatric Nephrology
    • Wisconsin Medical Journal
    • Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology
    • Clinical Infectious Disease
    • Transplantation Proceedings Journal
    • Keystone Journal
    • Pediatric Research Journal
    • Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal
    • American Journal of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
    • Blood Cells, Molecules, and Diseases Journal
    • Clinical Psychiatry