February 2019


Februry 7 | “Top Ten Pediatric Articles of 2018”

Terry C. Wall, M.D., MPH
   Professor, UAB Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine

Jason R. Hartig, M.D.
   Associate Professor, UAB Division of General Internal Medicine & General Pediatrics


February 14 | “Obesity, Sugar and Uric Acid: A Perfect Storm for Cardio-Renal Disease”

Daniel I. Feig, M.D., Ph.D., MS
   Margaret M. Porter Endowed Professor in Pediatric Nephrology
   Director, UAB Division of Nephrology


February 21 | "Trauma Informed Care: Tips to Help Bring At Risk Kids Forward"

Carin Richard Kiser, M.D.
   Associate Professor, UAB Division of Academic General Pediatrics
   Director, International Adoption Clinic


February 28 | Reid McDaniel Memorial Lectureship – “Neuroblastoma: Trials and Tribulations”

Araz Marachelian, M.D., MS
   Assistant Professor, Keck School of Medicine, Univ. of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
   Program Director, Clinical Neuroblastoma, Department of Hematology, Oncology and
   Blood & Marrow Transplantation, Children’s Hospital Los Angeles


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