StAT Alumni Residents

Class of 2021

Noelle Pineda

COMMUNITY PARTNERS: Stanford Medical Youth Science Program (SMYSP)

PROJECT TOPIC: Assess the impact of SMYSP on past participants’ experiences of social-academic integration throughout different stages of their professional careers.

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View Dr. Pineda's presentation at the 12th Annual Pediatrics Research Retreat.

 

Kamaal Jones

COMMUNITY PARTNERS: Project WHAT! 

PROJECT TOPIC: Kamaal is working with Oakland based organization Community Works to study one of their programs “ProjectWhat!”, which is a youth-led advocacy group for children of incarcerated parents. This group provides a setting for young people who have an incarcerated parent to come together weekly to learn about the history of mass incarceration, to become advocates for the needs of children in similar situations, and to train community leaders about these issues. 

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View Dr. Jones's presentation at the 12th Annual Stanford Pediatrics Research Retreat.

Ria Pal

COMMUNITY PARTNERS:

PROJECT TOPIC: Investigating pediatric functional neurologic disorder, a condition with few guidelines for workup and management. She is interested in the utility of neurodiagnostic testing as well as the potential for ambiguity in guidelines to form a basis for health disparities along demographic and clinical characteristics.

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Julia Raney

COMMUNITY PARTNERS: iMPACt (Mid-peninsula Pediatric Advocacy Council)

PROJECT TOPIC: Evaluate the impact of a mental health training among residents and primary care providers working primarily with low SES families.

View Dr. Raney's presentation at the 12th Annual Pediatriacs Research Retreat. 

Vania Singleterry

COMMUNITY PARTNERS: Stanford ED

PROJECT TOPIC: Identifying and characterizing homelessness within the Stanford emergency department.

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Dippy Bhattacharya

COMMUNITY PARTNERS: Pediatric ICU at LPCH and the Pediatric residency program

PROJECT TOPIC: Mixed methods survey of pediatric residents in our program to assess their attitude and practices regarding interpreter use for patients with limited english proficiency in our pediatric ICU.

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View Dr. Bhattacharya's presentation at the 12th Annual Stanford Pediatrics Research Retreat.

 

Lauren (Kutzscher) Thompson

COMMUNITY PARTNERS: Jacob’s Heart Children’s Cancer Support Services

PROJECT TOPIC: Exploring the financial burden of pediatric cancer treatment, especially as it affects low-SES, Hispanic patients and their families.

Anju Goyal

COMMUNITY PARTNERS: Jacob’s Heart Children’s Cancer Support Services

PROJECT TOPIC: Exploring the financial burden of pediatric cancer treatment, especially as it affects low-SES, Hispanic patients and their families.

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View Dr. Goyal's presentation at the 12th Annual Stanford Pediatrics Research Retreat.

Alex Ball

COMMUNITY PARTNERS: San Mateo County Asthma Coalition's

PROJECT TOPIC: Impact of a brief asthma workshop on knowledge and practices of elementary school staff, teachers, and parents related to asthma care.

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View Dr. Ball's presentation at the 12th Annual Stanford Pediatrics Research Retreat.

Eve Ayeroff

COMMUNITY PARTNERS: Next door solutions

PROJECT TOPIC: The effect of athletics based intimate partner violence prevention curricul on high school male athletes.

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View Dr. Ayeroff's presentation at the 12th Annual Stanford Pediatrics Research Retreat.