Pediatric Emergency Medicine Faculty
The Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine has 25 faculty and nine fellows, all with diverse research and administrative interests.
Halim Hennes, M.D., M.S., FAAP
Professor of Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine
Chief, Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Interests: Pain management, brain injury, pediatric sedation and trauma, and education of pre-hospital providers
Marisa Abbe, Ph.D.
Mohamed K. Badawy, M.D., FAAP
Interests: Pediatric head trauma, asthma, and injury prevention
Michael D. Baldovsky, D.O.
Interests: Pediatric emergency medicine, process improvement, the cost of health care, medical student education
B. Beatrix Bansal, M.D.
Interests: Evolving management of respiratory failure in pediatrics, sepsis, and fever management
Kevin Barnes, M.D.
Interests: Pediatric emergency medicine, medical student education
Gordon Bruce, M.D., Ph.D.
Interests: Pediatric emergency medicine
Michael Cooper, M.D.
Interests: Pediatric trauma, point-of-care ultrasound, emergent DKA management, and neonatal fever
Jennifer Deramo, M.D.
Interests: Quality and process improvement
Sing-Yi Feng, M.D.
Interests: Pediatric toxicology, snakebites, adverse drug reactions, sedation, and drug abuse
Nakia Gaines, M.D.
Interests: Injury prevention and car seat safety
Collin Goto, M.D.
Interests: Pediatric toxicology and pediatric pharmacology
Craig J. Huang, M.D., FACEP, FAAP
Associate Director, Transport Services
Associate Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship Program
Interests: Apparent life-threatening events, the use of technology in pediatric emergency care, trauma and burns, medical informatics, transport medicine, and prehospital care
Ngoc A. Le, M.D.
Interests: Emergency medicine, disaster medicine
Rachel Long, D.O.
Interests: Trauma, head injury, laceration care, and quality improvement
Shashidhar Marneni, M.D.
Interests: PALS, pediatric orthopaedics, and sickle cell diseases
Jennifer A. McConnell, M.D.
Interests: Resident education, standardizing handoffs
Vicki Moore, D.O.
Interests: Finding medical homes for children, and newborn medicine
Rustin Morse, M.D.
Associate Professor, Chief Quality Officer, Children's Health℠
Interests: Health services research, patient safety, quality improvement, quality measurement
Jo-Ann Nesiama, M.D., M.S., FAAP
Interests: Pediatric head trauma and pre-hospital assessment of pediatric trauma
Pamela Joy Okada, M.D., FACEP, FAAP
Division Research Director
Interests: Traumatic brain injury, pediatric trauma outcomes, and neurologic emergencies
Rushi Parikh, D.O.
Interests: Asthma, thrombophilia, toxicology, and well-child care
Faisalmohemed Patel, M.D.
Interests: Prehospital medicine, EMS, dehydration in children, disaster preparedness and response, global health and innovations in medicine, and medical education and simulation
Kalpesh Patel, M.D., FABHP
Interests: Procedural sedation, clinical applications for emerging medical technology, and medical informatics
Nishit Patel, M.D.
Interests: Clinical education, point-of-care ultrasound, procedural sedation, asthma, simulation, and quality improvement
Brian Robertson, Ph.D., M.P.H.
David Rodriguez, M.D.
Interests: Pediatric emergency medicine, asthma, bedside ultrasound
Susan M. Scott, M.D., FAAP
Interests: Injury prevention, trauma, and pediatric critical care
Megan Street, M.D.
Interests: Obesity and procedural sedation, disaster preparedness, transport and pre-hospital care
Jessica Sharry Williams, M.D.
Interests: Pediatric emergency care, post traumatic stress disorder, child abuse, and injury prevention
Kenneth Yen, M.D.
Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship Program
Interests: Clinical decision rules; peripheral vascular access; adapting new and existing technology for use in the Emergency Department; EMS and pre-hospital care; disaster medicine; trauma