SCIENTIFIC SESSION 2: EDUCATION, ADVOCACY, DEI AND GENERAL SURGERY

EDT

Poster and oral abstract presentations

Moderators: 

Erica Carlisle, MD, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Nicole Chandler, MD, Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital

Pam Choi, MD, Naval Medical Center San Diego

PROGRAM

Poster Abstract Presentations

  • The Pediatric Surgery Match from the Applicant Perspective
  • Is the Changing Landscape of Fellowship Recruitment During Covid-19 in Pediatric Surgery Fellowship Here to Stay?
  • Awareness of Both Positive and Negative Aspects of Parental Mental Health in a Level IV NICU
  • Improving Satisfaction, Comprehension, and Apprehension in Pediatric Surgical Populations: The Use of Comprehensive Children's Books
  • The Evolving Effectiveness of Biologics in Avoiding Surgery in Children with Ulcerative Colitis
  • Reduction of Surgical Site Infections in Pediatric Patients with Complicated Appendicitis: Utilization of Antibiotic Stewardship Principles and Quality Improvement Methodology

 Oral Abstract Presentations

  • Does Access to Care Influence a Child's Presentation with Appendicitis?
  • Good Wishes Aren’t Enough: Disparity in Surgical Outcomes Despite Institutional Mission
  • Fecal Continence Disparities in Patients with Anorectal Malformations Treated at Referral Institutions for Pediatric Colorectal Surgery
  • Management of Differences in Sexual Development: The Evolution of a Pragmatic Approach for a Resource-Limited Setting
  • Utilization Trends and Disparities in Adolescent Bariatric Surgery in the US 2009-2016
  • Conflicts in Sharing Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) Codes Between Adult and Pediatric Patients
  • It's Time to Deconstruct Treatment-Failure: A Randomized Controlled Trial of Nonoperative Management of Uncomplicated Pediatric Appendicitis with Antibiotics Alone
  • Frequency and Fiscal Implications of Potentially Avoidable Surgical Referrals for Asymptomatic Umbilical Hernias in Children