Clinician Educator Awards

FY 2019 Awards

Cynthia J. Campen, MD, MS
Clinical Associate Professor, Neurology & Neurological Sciences (Child Neurology)
Project Title: Characterizing White Matter Microstructure of Optic Pathways Gliomas in Children with Neurofibromatosis Type 1

Thomas J. Caruso, MD, MEd
Clinical Associate Professor, Anesthesiology, Perioperative & Pain Medicine (Pediatric Anesthesia)
Project Title: Bilateral Erector Spinae Blocks for Pediatric Patients undergoing Cardiovascular Surgery - A Prospective, Randomized Trial

Sharon Chen, MD, MPH
Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics (Pediatric Cardiology)
Project Title: Outcomes After Strokes in Pediatric Heart Transplant Patients Bridged with Ventricular Assist Devices

Adam R. Frymoyer, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics (Neonatal & Developmental Medicine; General Pediatrics)
Project Title: Individualized Vancomycin Therapy in Children Using Model-Based Dosing

Grace Gengoux, PhD
Clinical Associate Professor, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Project Title: The AMOR Method: Resilience Training for Parents of Children with Autism

Amy E. Judy, MD, MPH
Clinical Assistant Professor, Obstetrics & Gynecology (Maternal Fetal Medicine)
Project Title: Introduction of an Automated Conversational Agent in the Peripartum Setting to Improve Maternal Mental Health

Sruti S. Nadimpalli, MPH, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics (Infectious Diseases)
Project Title: Innate and Adaptive Immune Reconstitution Following Cardiac and Renal Transplantation in Children

Neha Purkey, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics (Pediatric Cardiology)
Project Title: Does Birth Location Impact Outcomes for Neonates with Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome in California?

Thalia Robakis, MD, PhD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Project Title: Maternal Attachment Style in Relation to Parenting Practices and Child Development

Joyce Teng, MD, PhD
Clinical Professor, Dermatology (Pediatric Dermatology)
Project Title: Gene Expression Characterization of Lymphatic Malformation Following Treatment

Kali R. Tileston, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Orthopaedic Surgery (Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery)
Project Title: The Role of Health Mindset in Adolescents' Compliance with Brace Wear for Adolescent Idiopathic Scoliosis

Kirsten A. Willar, PhD
Clinical Instructor, Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences (Child & Adolescent Psychiatry)
Project Title: Exploring Outcomes of the PEERS Intervention for Adolescents with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Past Awards