StAT Residents & Alumni Spotlight

Jill Krissberg, MD PGY V. Tashia and John Morgridge Endowed Postdoctoral Fellow, Maternal and Child Health Research Institute at Stanford

On behalf of the Awards Committee of the American Society of Pediatric Nephrology 2020

Jill was awarded the ASPN Fellows Presentation Award as the first author of the accepted abstract “Racial-Ethnic and Socioeconomic Disparities in Health Care Utilization Among Children with Glomerular Disease in Cure Glomerulonephropathy (Cure GN)"

Anisha Patel, MD, MSPH, MSHS, Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Stanford School of Medicine Presenting at Pediatric Grand Rounds February 14, 2020

Former StAT resident Anisha Patel presenting most recent study: Hydrate for Healthy Futures: Promoting Healthy Beverage Consumption in Early Childhood

StAT residents chose the latter and unite at AAPCA1’s Advocating for Children Conference at UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital Oakland

“If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.”

Kerri Presenting at Stanford's Pediatrics Research Retreat

April, 2019 -- Kerrilyn Rice, class of 2019, shown here presenting her poster at Stanford's Annual Pediatrics Research Retreat. Her wonderful community partners from Santa Clara County came to support her! 

Kerri's Impact on the Community

Kerrilyn Rice, class of 2019, recently presented findings from her project to Santa Clara County officials and funders which helped to secure about $80K in funding to expand the Madrinas (Godmothers) program--a mentoring program that pairs older, experienced mothers in the community with new moms to strengthening parenting skills and reduce the incidence of child abuse.

Joyce Javier wins Local Hero Award at AAP

Joyce Javier, class of 2004, wins the Local Hero Award presented at the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) conference in November 2018. This award recognizes pediatricians who are leaders through action and advocacy for children in their communities. Dr. Javier currently works in the Division of General Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital Los Angeles.

Advocacy at a Local School Board

Jill Krissberg, class of 2018, shown here speaking on behalf of Camp Unity, a local polynesian cultural summer camp for youth, at a Daly City School Board Meeting.