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Omar Khan, M.D., MHS, et al. “Poliomyelitis.” A chapter for ePocrates. 2018
Omar Khan, M.D., MHS. A chapter on Poliomyelitis and Post-Polio Syndrome. 5-Minute Clinical Consult, 2018 and 2019.
Robert Witt, M.D. “Gland-Preserving Surgery for Benign Parotid Neoplasms.” Gland- Preserving Salivary Surgery. Springer Publishers. 2018.
Vernon Alders, MHCDS, MBA, MSW; Kelsey Jarrold, MSISE, Valerie Eilman, B.S., et al. “Predictive Modeling of Cancer Patient Readmission.” Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers conference. Orlando. May 2018.
Susan Birkhoff, Ph.D., RN. “The Usability and Acceptability of a Patient-centered Mobile Health Tracking App Among a Sample of Adult Radiation Oncology Patients.” Eastern Nursing Research Society Conference. Newark, New Jersey. April 2018.
Richard Caplan, Ph.D., et al. “The Utility of Peripheral White Blood Cell Count for Non- Diagnostic Ultrasound and Non-Contrast Magnetic Resonance Imaging Studies in Suspected Pediatric Appendicitis.” Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) 2018 Meeting. Toronto, Canada. May 2018.
At American Association of Geriatric Psychiatry. Honolulu, Hawaii. March 2018:
• James Ellison, M.D., MPH. “Depression in Later Life.”
• James Ellison, M.D., MPH. “Dementia, Stroke, Agitation and the Elephant in the Room.”
At the Eastern Society for Pediatric Research. Philadelphia. March 2018:
• Perri R. Donenfeld, D.O., Amy B. Mackley, MSN, RN, Robert G. Locke, D.O., MPH,
Debora J. Tuttle, M.D., et al. “Specificity of Surveillance Endotracheal Tube Cultures in Relation to Late-Onset Sepsis.”
• Gina M. Fong, M.D. Amy B. Mackley, MSN, RN, David Arredondo, Reza J. Daugherty, M.D., Michael Antunes, M.D., et al. “Incidence of Parenchymal Brain Hemorrhage Following Therapeutic Hypothermia in Neonates. “
• Andrea J. Miller D.O., Neal D. Goldstein, Ph.D., MBI, Robert Locke, D.O., MPH, Louis Bartoshesky, M.D., MPH, Amy B. Mackley, MSN, RN, Ursula Guillen, M.D., et al. “Futility & Neonates: How Does One Define When Too Much Is Too Much?”
• Margaret Lafferty, M.D., Amy B. Mackley, MSN, RN, Robert G. Locke, D.O., MPH, Ursula Guillen, M.D., et al. “Can Mozart Improve Weight Gain and Development of Feeding Skills in Premature Infants?”
At American Psychiatric Association. New York, NY in May 2018.
• James Ellison, M.D., MPH, et al. “Mild Neurocognitive Disorders – Improving Detection, Diagnosis, and Early Interventions.”
• James Ellison, M.D., MPH, et al. “Discussant, Issues, in Geriatric Forensic Psychiatry.”
Jason Mastriana and Jonathan Meade of the Health & Technology Innovation Center. “Agile Development & Operational Efficiency in Health Care.” Business Transformation & Operational Excellence World Summit & Industry Awards. Orlando. March 2018.
Robert Witt, M.D. “Spinal Accessory Nerve Neural Mapping Reduces Shoulder Syndrome in Neck Dissection.” Triological Society Meeting. Washington D.C. May 2018.
Robert Witt, M.D. “Growth Factor Gradients in Migration Permissive Hydrogels Promote Salivary Gland Assembly.” American
| Extraordinary People Association of Dental Research. Fort
Lauderdale, Florida. March 2018.
Frederick Giberson, M.D., MACM, has been appointed by the American Board of Surgery to serve a two-year term as Associate Examiner for the General Surgery Certifying Examination.
The Education Development and Advancement Council congratulates the following new RN III nurses:
Tracy Flitcraft, BSN, CRN, Radiology Nursing; Katelyn Hayes, BSN, RN-BC, 4D; and Nicole H. Glenn, BSN, RN-BC, Joint Replacement Center, Wilmington Hospital; Lauren Duffield, BSN, RN-BC, 5E; Robyn Dougherty, BSN, CCRN, 2B; Hellen OKoth, BSN, RN-BC, 2B; Amanda Vickers, BSN, RN, CCRN, NCCU; Karen Murphy, BSN, PCCN, ED Observation; Girlene Carino, MSN, CNOR.
Kathrine Crawford, MSN, CCRN, 3E, MICU, has been promoted to RN IV.
Waimei (Amy) Tai, M.D., has been appointed a Fellow of the American Heart Association.
Achievements & Awards
Jean Larson, RN, of Radiology Nursing at Christiana Care, received the DAISY Award for Extraordinary Nurses for February 2018.
Lija Gireesh, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC, received her doctoral degree in March 2018, graduating summa cum laude from Drexel University.
Omar Khan, M.D., MHS:
• Was appointed to the board of the Delaware Institute of Medical Information & Research.
• Was appointed to the board of the University of Delaware Partnership for Healthy Communities. 
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