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Clinical Professor, Pediatrics - Adolescent Medicine
Current Research and Scholarly Interests Access to health care services for adolescents.
Mental Health Financing.
Clinical Instructor, Pediatrics - Infectious Diseases
Bio I am an Internist and Pediatrician trained in Pediatric Infectious Diseases. I provide clinical care on the Pediatric Infectious Diseases consult service and I am a medical officer with the Tuberculosis Control Branch at the California Department of Public Health. There I provide clinical consultation on MDR TB in addition to contributing to outbreak control and policy. My prior research, in the lab of Dr. Catherine Blish, explored anti-viral immunity and the systemic immune changes that occur during pregnancy. Throughout my career I have focused on improving care for underserved populations and have an interest in pediatric HIV and TB in resource-limited settings.
Mark A. Kay, M.D., Ph.D.
Dennis Farrey Family Professor in Pediatrics, and Professor of Genetics
Current Research and Scholarly Interests Mark A. Kay, M.D., Ph.D. Director of the Program in Human Gene Therapy and Professor in the Departments of Pediatrics and Genetics. Respected worldwide for his work in gene therapy for hemophilia, Dr. Kay and his laboratory focus on establishing the scientific principles and developing the technologies needed for achieving persistent and therapeutic levels of gene expression in vivo. The major disease models are hemophilia, hepatitis C, and hepatitis B viral infections.
Professor of Pediatrics (Gastroenterology) at the Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital
Current Research and Scholarly Interests I am interested in pediatric nutritional support and have experience evaluating new enteral and parenteral products especially for the neonate (I studied a "new" I.V. fat product for Abbott; I participated in a multicenter trial of a formula with fish oil in it for neonates with Mead Johnson and a multicenter trial of a new human milk fortifier for Wyeth).
Kajal Khanna, MD, JD
Clinical Assistant Professor, Emergency Medicine
Current Research and Scholarly Interests My research focus is on tackling health systems change on two fronts: (a) through educational scholarship on determining effective educational and implementation strategies leading to sustainable change in clinical practice in international settings and (b) through the use of a rights-based approach to help vulnerable populations achieve the highest standard of health.
Once we have an understanding of the resources needed to provide effective care to critically ill children, we can then use human rights as a framework for health development.
Clinical Associate Professor, Pediatrics - Stem Cell Transplantation
Current Research and Scholarly Interests 1. Developing novel bone marrow transplant regimens for patients with hemoglobinopathies
2. Cord blood transplantation
Nasim Sabery Khavari
Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics - Gastroenterology
Current Research and Scholarly Interests Pediatric Gastroenterology, Celiac Disease, Nutrition in Celiac Disease
Professor (Research) of Medicine (General Internal Medicine), Emeritus
Current Research and Scholarly Interests My research is focused on the development and evaluation of cigarette smoking prevention and cessation therapies and obesity prevention treatments for children, adolescents and adults.