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Pediatric EM

"Become clinically proficient in the care of the acutely ill and injured child, and develop necessary teaching and administrative skills to be a leader and expert in care of children in the practice of general emergency medicine." 

- Accommodated Residents: 2

- Combination track? Yes 

- Institutions: JHH and JHHCH

Major Objectives

1. Build medical knowledge, patient care skills, and procedural skills through a variety of clinical rotations and didactic teaching sessions.

2. Build communication, leadership and prioritization skills necessary to manage shifts in a pediatric emergency department.

3. Practice bedside teaching on clinical shifts. 

4. Participate in administrative meetings and QI efforts of the division.

                                    

5. Residents will work an average of 2 shifts per week in Pediatric EDs affiliated with JHH.  They will work in “fellow” role as a preceptor and teacher for other learners in the JHH ED.  The role at Howard County may be more as a primary provider. 

6. Residents will have priority for all procedures in the department (LPs, intubations, sedation, splinting, access procedures).

Required Components 

Education 

  • Attendance at Pediatric EM Grand Rounds and Simulation Conference

  • (Thursdays 8:30-11:30am)

Teaching 

  • One lecture at Peds EM conference; prepare one peds EM M&M

Scholary Work

  • Mentorship from Peds EM faculty for QI, research, administrative work

Opportunities for Learning 

Electives etc. 

  • Pediatric Point of Care Ultrasound Training

  • Child abuse elective

  • Sedation Training in Pediatrics

  • Pediatric Prehospital Medicine and Transport Medicine

  • Pediatric Trauma Experience and participation in Interdisciplinary Trauma Committee

  • Pediatric Tropical Medicine Elective (Haiti, Guyana, Peru and Kenya)

Research Projects

Ongoing Projects ​(Partial List) 

  • PDTree: An EMS decision tool for prehospital destination decision making. Contact: Anders

  • Asthma Follow up after Acute Exacerbations. Contact: Ogborn

  • Safety in Seconds, Injury Prevention in the Pediatric ED. Contact: Stevens

  • Technology Assisted Community Health Nursing for Adolescents with Pelvic Inflammatory Disease. Contact: Anders

  • Quality of Care Comparison of Community EDs with Pediatric Specialty EDs (Simulated Critical Care Scenarios). Contact: Katznelson

Your Mentors 

Jen Anders MD 

Director PEM Fellowship

Mail: jander74@jhmi.edu

David Monroe MD

Assistant Professor 

Mail: dmonroe1t@jhmi.edu

Mitchell Goldstein MD MBA

Director Child Protection

Mail: mgoldst2@jhmi.edu

Leticia Ryan MD MPH

Director of PEM research

Mail: lryan17@jhmi.edu

Bruce Klein MD

Director of Peds Transport 

Mail: bklein2@jhmi.edu

Justin Jeffers MD

Director Hopkins outreach for pediatric education

Mail: jjeffers@jhmi.edu

Kemi Badaki, MD, MPH

Assistant Professor 

Mail: obadaki2@jhmi.edu

Molly Stevens MD, MSCE

Assistant Professor

Mail: msteve34@jhmi.edu

J. Kate Deanehan, MD, RDMS

Director of EM Ultrasound

Mail: jdeaneh1@jhmi.edu

Jean Ogborn MD

Assistant Professor

Mail: jogbornt@jhmi.edu