Journal of Pediatrics and Congenital Disorders

Editorial Board (JPCD)

Ronald A. Furnival
Ronald A. Furnival
Professor
Department of Pediatrics
University of Minnesota Medical School
USA
Biography
Dr. Ronald A. Furnival has completed M.D at University of Minnesota School of Medicine and Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship at University of Utah School of Medicine.Currently he is working as a Professor at University of Minnesota Medical School.
Publications
Professor
Department of Pediatrics
University of Minnesota Medical School
USA
Research Interest
Dr. Ronald A. Furnival research interest focus on Pediatric trauma care, Pediatric prehospital and inter-hospital transport, and Pediatric emergent conditions.
Daniel Choo
Daniel Choo
Professor
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
USA
Tel: 513-636-4356
Biography
Dr. Daniel Choo has completed M.D. at State University of New York and B.A. at University of Pennsylvania.Currently he is working as Director for Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology Head & Neck Surgery in Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center.
Publications
Professor
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
USA
Tel: 513-636-4356
Research Interest
Dr. Daniel Choo research interest is Congenital CMV and Hearing Loss and Molecular Mechanism of Aminoglycoside Ototoxicity. He is also focus on Development of a microarray tool for the genetic diagnosis of newborn/infant hearing loss.
Eliezer Nussbaum
Eliezer Nussbaum
Professor
University of California
USA
Biography
Dr. Eliezer Nussbaum has completed M.D at Sackler Medical School. Currently he is working as a Professor at University of California and Medical Director of Pediatric Pulmonary and Cystic Fibrosis Center at Memorial Miller Children's Hospital of Long Beach.
Publications
Professor
University of California
USA
Research Interest
Dr. Eliezer Nussbaum research interest is focus on Study of inflammatory mediators, exhaled nitric oxide (eNO-), spirometric-mechanical variables in the pediatric lung, Monoclonal Ab therapy in ABPA of CF patients.
William T. Wells
William T. Wells
Associate Professor and Director
University of Missouri-Columbia
USA
Tel: (573) 884-0473
Biography
Dr. William T. Wells has completed Ph.D at University of Missouri-Columbia and B.S at Southwest Missouri State University. Currently he is working as Clinical Associate Professor and Director at University of Missouri-Columbia.
Publications
Associate Professor and Director
University of Missouri-Columbia
USA
Tel: (573) 884-0473
Research Interest
Dr. William T. Wells research interest focus on Tobacco Use & Related Chronic diseases, Health Practices and Lifestyles related to Cancer.
Hemant S Agarwal
Hemant S Agarwal
Assistant Professor
Division of Pediatric Critical Care
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
USA
Tel: 615-936-3983
Biography
Dr. HemantS. Agarwal has completed M.B.B.S at Seth G.S. Medical College and Doctor of Medicine in Pediatrics at University of Mumbai. Currently he is working as an Assistant Professor at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.
Publications
Assistant Professor
Division of Pediatric Critical Care
Vanderbilt University Medical Center
USA
Tel: 615-936-3983
Research Interest
Dr. HemantS. Agarwal research interest focus on Vertical transmission of infection from mother to neonate (Co-Investigator), study of Malformations and Down’s syndrome.
Syed Shahrukh Hashmi
Syed Shahrukh Hashmi
Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics
The University of Texas Medical School at Houston
USA
Biography
Dr.Syed Shahrukh Hashmi has completed M.D at Albert Szent-Györgyi Medical University and Ph.D at The University of Texas Houston School of Public Health. Currently he is working as an Assistant Professor at The University of Texas Houston School of Public Health.
Publications
Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics
The University of Texas Medical School at Houston
USA
Research Interest
Dr. Syed Shahrukh Hashmi research interest focus on Craniofacial Defects, Limb Defects, Mortality due to congenital anomalies, Clinical outcomes in chronic Pediatric conditions.
Sheng-He Huang
Sheng-He Huang
Associate Professor
Department of Pediatrics
University of Southern California
USA
Tel: (323)361-4160
Biography
Dr. Sheng-He Huang graduated from Southern Medical University in China and Peking Union Medical College (PUMC)/Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences (CAMS). He received his postdoctoral training in molecular pharmacology and microbial pathogenesis at the department of pediatrics University of Southern California. Currently he is working as an Associate Professor at the Division of Infectious Diseases/department of Pediatrics, University of Southern California Children’s Hospital Los Angeles.
Publications
Associate Professor
Department of Pediatrics
University of Southern California
USA
Tel: (323)361-4160
Research Interest
Dr. Sheng-He Huang research interest is Pathogenesis and therapeutics of neonatal central nervous system (CNS) disorders. He also focuses on characterization of microbial virulence factors (Ibe proteins), host receptors (vimentin, PSF, and α7 nAChR), and pediatric biomarkers which contribute to BBB disorders and CNS inflammation.
ANNA PETRYK
ANNA PETRYK
Associate Professor
University of Minnesota
USA
Tel: (612) 624-5409
Biography
Dr. Petryk has completed MD degree at the Medical University of Wroclaw, Poland and the University of Dundee, U.K. Currently she is working as Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the University of Minnesota.
Publications
Associate Professor
University of Minnesota
USA
Tel: (612) 624-5409
Research Interest
Dr. Petryk’s research interest is embryonic origin of birth defects, particularly the role of gene-environment interactions in the pathogenesis of craniofacial defects and holoprosencephaly.
Gwenyth Fischer
Gwenyth Fischer
Assistant Professor
University of Minnesota
Tel:(612) 626-6494
USA
Biography
Dr. Gwenyth Fischer has completed M.D at Loyola University Stritch School of Medicine and B.A at Vassar College. Currently she is working as an Assistant Professor at University of Minnesota.
Publications
Assistant Professor
University of Minnesota
Tel:(612) 626-6494
USA
Research Interest
Dr. Gwenyth Fischer research interest focus on pediatric critical care, pediatric congenital cardiac disorders, and pediatric medical device development.
Balkozar Seif-Eldin Adam
Balkozar Seif-Eldin Adam
Associate Professor
Missouri University Psychiatric Center
USA
Tel: 573/884-1236
Biography
Dr. Balkozar Seif-Eldin Adam graduated from Cairo University School of Medicine, and completed her residency and child psychiatry fellowship at the University of Missouri-Columbia (UM-C).Currently she is working as an Associate Professor at Missouri University Psychiatric Center.
Publications
Associate Professor
Missouri University Psychiatric Center
USA
Tel: 573/884-1236
Research Interest
David Elkind
David Elkind
Professor
Tufts University
USA
Biography
Dr. David Elkind has obtained his Doctorate at U.C.L.A. and then spent a year as David Rapaport's research assistant at the Austen Riggs Center in Stockbridge, Massachusetts.Currently he is working as Professor at Tufts University.
Publications
Professor
Tufts University
USA
Research Interest
Dr. David Elkind research interest is focus on perceptual, cognitive and social development.
Parvin C. Dorostkar
Parvin C. Dorostkar
Associate Professor
University of Minnesota
USA
Tel: 612 626 2755
Biography
Dr. Parvin C. Dorostkar has completed M.D at University of Nevada and M.s at University of Michigan. Currently she is working as an Associate Professor at University of Minnesota.
Publications
Associate Professor
University of Minnesota
USA
Tel: 612 626 2755
Research Interest
Dr. Parvin C. Dorostkar research interest focus on Adult congenital heart disease, Clinical Pediatric Electrophysiology, Mapping and ablation, Pediatric pacing and ICD intervention, Developmental electrophysiology and fetal electrophysiology as well as outcomes and epidemiology.
J. Antonio Quiros
J. Antonio Quiros
Associate Professor
MUSC School of Medicine
USA
Biography
Dr. Antonio Quiros has completed M.D at Autonomous School of Medical Sciences and B.S at Autonomous University of Central America. Currently he is working as an Associate Professor at MUSC School of Medicine.
Publications
Associate Professor
MUSC School of Medicine
USA
Research Interest
Dr. Antonio Quiros research interest focus on Inflammatory bowel disease, Pancreatitis, Biliary disease, Small intestinal bleeding, Intestinal tumors.
Nemani V. Prasadarao
Nemani V. Prasadarao
Professor
Departments of Pediatrics and Surgery
University of Southern California
USA
Tel:323-361-5465
Biography
Dr. Nemani V. Prasadarao has completed Ph.D at Andhra University. Currently he is working as Professor at University of Southern California.
Publications
Professor
Departments of Pediatrics and Surgery
University of Southern California
USA
Tel:323-361-5465
Research Interest
Dr. Nemani V. Prasadarao research interest is focus on Role of macrophages and neutrophils in the pathogenesis of meningitis induced by E. coli and C. sakazakii and Identification of mechanisms involved in the development of necrotizing enterocolitis by C. sakazakii. Computer modeling of receptors to study their interaction with the bacterial ligands.
Ava C Stanczak
Ava C Stanczak
Professor
Lincoln Memorial University
DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine
USA
Tel: 540-230-4668
Biography
Dr. Ava C Stanczak has completed Post-Doctoral Training at Children’s Medical Center and Doctor of Osteopathy at Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine. Currently she is working as an Associate Professor at Lincoln Memorial University.
Publications
Professor
Lincoln Memorial University
DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine
USA
Tel: 540-230-4668
Research Interest
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Leigh Ann Price
Leigh Ann Price
Assistant Professor
Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Johns Hopkins Hospital
USA
Biography
Dr. Leigh Ann Price has completed Ph.D at Baystate Medical Center which is affiliate to Tufts University and she completed B.S.c at Missouri State University.Currently she is working as Assistant Professor at Johns Hopkins Hospital, USA.
Publications
Assistant Professor
Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
Johns Hopkins Hospital
USA
Research Interest
Dr. Leigh Ann Price research interest focus on Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation, Directional coronary atherectomy, Antihypertensive and Lipid Lowering Treatment to Prevent Heart Attack Trial.
Hongmin Sun
Hongmin Sun
Associate Professor
Cardiovascular Medicine
University of Missouri
USA
Tel: (573) 882-2296
Biography
Dr. Hongmin Sun has completed Ph.D at University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston and B.S at Wuhan University, China. Currently she is working as an Associate Professor at University of Missouri.
Publications
Associate Professor
Cardiovascular Medicine
University of Missouri
USA
Tel: (573) 882-2296
Research Interest
Dr. Hongmin research interest is focus on translational research in infectious and cardiovascular diseases.
Amy Nell Esler
Amy Nell Esler
Assistant Professor
University of Minnesota Medical School
USA
Tel:(612) 626-6340
Biography
Dr.Amy Nell Esler has completed Ph.D at University of Minnesota and B.A at University of Wisconsin-Madison.Currently she is working as an Assistant Professor at University of Minnesota Medical School.
Publications
Assistant Professor
University of Minnesota Medical School
USA
Tel:(612) 626-6340
Research Interest
Dr.Amy Nell Esler interest focus on early screening and diagnosis of ASD, characterizing the phenotype of ASD and FXS, and studying cultural differences in phenotype.
Marwan Shinawi
Marwan Shinawi
Associate Professor
Washington University School of Medicine
USA
Tel: 314-454-6093
Biography
Dr. Marwan Shinawi M.D at Technion-Faculty of Medicine and B.S at Hebrew University of Jerusalem. Currently he is working as an Associate Professor at Washington University School of Medicine
Publications
Associate Professor
Washington University School of Medicine
USA
Tel: 314-454-6093
Research Interest
Dr. Marwan Shinawi research interest focus on genetic skeletal dysplasia and bone diseases, congenital malformation syndromes, chromosomal disorders, microarray analysis.
Ajaib S Paintlia
Ajaib S Paintlia
Assistant Professor
Medical University South Carolina
USA
Biography
Dr. Ajaib S Paintlia has completed Ph.D at Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research and Master of Science at University of Pune. Currently he is working as an Assistant Professor at Medical University South Carolina.
Publications
Assistant Professor
Medical University South Carolina
USA
Research Interest
Dr. Ajaib S Paintlia research interest focus on enhance myelination in Periventricular leukomalacia models under maternal infections and Prenatal hypoxia-ischemia conditions and attenuate inflammatory demyelnation in animal models of Multiple Sclerosis, Stroke, Turmatic brain Injury.
Lisa B. Paquette
Lisa B. Paquette
Assistant Professor
University of Southern California
USA
Tel: 323 361 6300
Biography
Dr. Lisa B. Paquette has completed M.D at University of Southern California Women’s and Children’s Hospital and B.S at University of North Carolina. Currently she is working as an Assistant Professor at University of Southern California.
Publications
Assistant Professor
University of Southern California
USA
Tel: 323 361 6300
Research Interest
Dr. Lisa B. Paquette research interest focus on Perinatal Medicine and Imaging, Brain Development in patients with Congenital Heart Disease.

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