Research Council Newsletters

Past issues of newsletters from the MassGeneral Hospital for Children Research Council, including research programs of faculty, awards announcements, and more.

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Volume 6, Issue 3, December 11, 2014 
Research of Anne Needham Thorndike, MD, (Preventing obesity in the supermarket aisle); Kriston Ganguli, MD, (pathogenesis of necrotizing enterocolitis and preventive strategies in premature infants); Angela Lin, MD, (clinical research in the field of birth defects surveillance); and Josephine Lok, MD, (microvasculature disturbances after brain trauma).

Volume 6, Issue 2, August 27, 2014 
Feature Article: Medical Education for the Modern Student by Thomas Bernard Kinane, MD, Associate Chief for Education, MassGeneral Hospital for Children; research of Inderneel Sahai, MD, (Inborn Errors of Metabolism and Disorders Detectable by Newborn Screening) and Michael J. Whalen, MD, (Severe traumatic brain injury).

Volume 6, Issue 1, April 30, 2014 
Research of Stefania Senger, PhD (Celiac disease pathogenesis: Impact of microbiota derived metabolites); Deborah Mitchell, MD (Understanding healthy bone growth in childhood to improve long-term quality of life); Patrick L. Purdon, PhD (Reducing Risk in Pediatric General Anesthesia).

Volume 5, Issue 3, December 20, 2013
Research of Elsie M. Taveras, MD, MPH (Childhood obesity: the intersection of research, policy, and practice); Maria Rosaria Fiorentino, PhD (Mechanisms of the host-microbial interaction in the human gastrointestinal tract); and Kathleen Powis, MD, MPH (Prevention of mother-to-child HIV transmission in Botswana).

Volume 5, Issue 2, August 30, 2013
Research of Allan Goldstein, MD (development of the enteric nervous system, causes, consequences, and novel treatments for Hirschsprung-associated enterocolitis); Eric Liao, MD, PhD (genetic regulation of facial development); and Mark Lindsay, MD, PhD (clinical expression and molecular etiology of human aortic aneurysm).

Volume 5, Issue 1, April 17, 2013
Research of Alessio Fasano, MD, of the Center for Celiac Research & Treatment; Anna Sokolovska, PhD, research associate of the Developmental Immunology Laboratory; Ryan Carroll, MD, MPH of the Anesthesiology Center for Critical Care Research; and Ronald Thibert, DO, MsPH, of the Lurie Center for Autism.

Volume 4, Issue 3, December 14, 2012
Master’s Program in Clinical and Translational Investigation at Harvard Medical School, and research programs of faculty Brian Cummings, MD; Katherine Gregory, RN, PhD; and Cassandra Michelle Kelleher, MD.

Volume 4, Issue 2, August 23, 2012
The MassGeneral Weight Center for Children: Collaborative Research, plus research programs of faculty Rajashri S. Iyengar, MD; Christopher J. Moran, MD; and Hongjie Zhang, PhD.

Volume 4, Issue 1, April 25, 2012
Global Health at Harvard Medical School and Massachusetts General Hospital, research of Kim Francis, PhD, RN, PHCNS-BC; Verena Gobel, MD; and Bryan P. Hurley, PhD.

Volume 3, Issue 3, December 22, 2011
Scholars in Medicine Program at Harvard Medical School, research of Nicolas Oreskovic, Nicole Sherry and Jolan Walter

Volume 3, Issue 2, August 19, 2011
Global Health Research at MGHfC, research programs of Patricia L. Hibberd, Eric F. Grabowski, Jaime Belkind-Gerson, and Jamie A. Micco.; reactions of travel grant awardees; funding report

Volume 3, Issue 1, April 15, 2011
The Biology of Social Justice and MGHfC's new IPACE Program, Elizabeth Goodman, MD; research programs of Ann-Christine ("Tina") Duhaime, MD; Elahna Paul, MD, PhD; Jonathan M. Spector, MD, MPH; travel grant awardees; Clinical Effectiveness Course awardee

Volume 2, Issue 3, December 23, 2010
Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard: Goals and Projects, by Dr. Deborah Hung, MD, PhD; research programs of Patricia Hibberd, MD; Javier Irazoqui, PhD; Sam Moskowitz, MD; Request for Proposals for Pilot Feasibility Studies

Volume 2, Issue 2, October 14, 2010
Nutrition at Harvard Medical School by W. Allan Walker, MD; research programs of Florian Eichler, MD; Hai Ning Shi, DVM, PhD; Takara Stanley, MD; Announcement of scholarship for the 2011 Summer Program in Clinical Effectiveness

Volume 2, Issue 1, May 07, 2010
The MGH Center for the Treatment and Study of Food Allergy and Food-Related Disorders by Wayne Sheffler, MD, and Aubrey Katz, MD; LADDERS (Learning and Developmental Disabilities Evaluations and Rehabilitation Services) the Research Program of Margaret Bauman, MD; research programs of Lynda Stuart, MD, PhD; Jeanne Van Cleave, MD; Jason Harris, MD

Volume 1, Issue 2, August 04, 2009
The Catalyst Program and Pediatrics; research programs of Madhusmita Misra, MD, MPH; Bernard Kinane, MD; Adam Lacy-Hulbert, PhD; Announcement of Research Awards; Harvard Catalyst Awards

Volume 1, Issue 1, February 19, 2009
Establishment of Research Council at MGHfC; Members of the MGHfC Research Council; Research Programs at MGHfC; Research Funding Opportunities at MGHfC

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