APA RIA Past Award Recipients

Past Award Recipients

2017 Resident Investigator Award Recipients

  • Marcia Morgenlander, MD
    Institution: UNC School of Medicine
    Current Practices for Identifying and Addressing Social Determinants of Health in Continuity Clinic
    Mentor: Samantha Schilling, MD, MSPH (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill)
    National Facilitator: Iman Sharif, MD, MPH (Sunset Park Family Health Center at NYU Langone)

  • Jayme Congdon, MD, MS
    Institution: Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford University
    Acceptability and Feasibility of Parental Family Planning Counseling and Contraception Provision in Pediatric Settings
    Mentor: Lisa Chamberlain, MD, MPH (Lucile Packard Children's Hospital at Stanford University)
    National Facilitator: Paul Chung, MD, MS (UCLA)

  • Margot Lazow, MD
    Institution: Cincinnati Children's Hospital
    Development of an Interactive Virtual Tour of a Local Impoverished Neighborhood: Can this impact pediatric residents' perspectives and practice?
    Mentor: Melissa Klein, MD, MEd (Cincinnati Children's Hospital)
    National Facilitator: Arvin Garg, MD, MPH (Boston University School of Medicine/Boston Medical Center)

  • Anthony Kuleto, MD
    Institution: UC San Diego
    War-Related Stressors on Military-Connected Families: Stratification of those who develop resiliency versus those that suffer adverse outcomes
    Mentor: Elizabeth Cius, MD (Naval Medical Center San Diego)
    National Facilitator:

2015 Resident Investigator Award Recipients

  • Edward Iglesia, MD
    Assessing the Influence of Parental Health Literacy on Infant Immunization Status
    Institution: Vanderbilt University Medical Center
    Mentor: Russell Rothman, MD, MPP
    National Facilitator: Lee Sanders, MD, MPH (Stanford University School of Medicine)

2014 Resident Investigator Award Recipients

  • Francis Real, MD
    An Educational Curriculum on the Significance of Neighborhood for Child Health: Will It Change Resident Anticipatory Guidance?
    Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
    Mentor: Melissa Klein, MD, MEd(Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center)
    National Facilitator: Barry Solomon, MD, MPH (Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine)

  • Julia Sharp, MD
    The Influence of Temperament on Outdoor Play in Early Childhood
    The Hospital for Sick Children
    Mentor: Catherine Birken, MD, MSc (The Hospital for Sick Children)
    National Facilitator: Eliana Perrin, MD, MPH (University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill)

2013 Resident Investigator Award Recipients

  • Jessica Cataldi, MD
    University of Colorado School of Medicine
    Mentor: Edwin J. Asturias, MD (University of Colorado School of Medicine)

  • Matthew Zackoff, MD
    Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
    Mentor: Melissa Klein, MD, MEd (Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center)

APA Resident Investigator Award 2012

  • Anne Fuller, MD
    Nutrition and Body Mass Index in Early Childhood: A TARget Kids! Study
    University of Toronto
    Mentor: Catherine Birken, MD, University of Toronto
    National Facilitator: Stephen Gortmaker, PhD, Harvard School of Public Health

  • Karissa Brazauskas, MD
    Overweight and Obesity in Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder
    Massachusetts General Hospital
    Mentor: Jeanne Van Cleave, MD, Massachusetts General Hospital
    National Facilitator: Sandra Hassink, MD, Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children




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