Department of Pediatrics and Human Development
College of Human Medicine

This March, the Michigan State University Department of Pediatrics and Human Development, in conjunction with longtime partners Wayne State University Children's Hospital of Michigan and Detroit Medical Center, hosted our 16th Annual Pediatric Research Day. The theme of this year's conference: Precision Pediatrics.

 

Please enjoy photos and videos of the event below. A rousing "thank you" to everyone who joined us this year. We look forward to seeing you next year.

 

16th Annual Pediatric Research Day

  • McGregor Memorial Conference Center
    McGregor Memorial Conference Center

    Wayne State University. Detroit, MI.

  • Oral Presentations I (1)
    Oral Presentations I (1)

    Jamie Clark (Wayne State University School of Medicine) presenting Provider Behaviors that Predict Change Talk in HIV: A Study of Communications Using the Motivational Interviewing Framework.

  • A Big Three
    A Big Three

    Left to Right: B. Keith English, MD (Professor and Chair); Brian Schutte, PhD (Associate Professors); and André Bachmann, PhD (Professor, Associate Chair of Research), of the Michigan State University College of Human Medicine Department of Pediatrics and Human Development.

  • Oral Presentations I (2)
    Oral Presentations I (2)

    Austin Voydanoff (Michigan State University College of Human Medicine - left), presenting Retinoic Acid and DFMO Induce Differentiation and Inhibit Tumor Formation in Neuroblastoma. Deepak Kamat, MD (Wayne State University/Children's Hospital of Michigan - right).

  • Another Big Three
    Another Big Three

    Left to Right: Steven D. Colan, MD, FACC, FASE (Harvard Medical School); Sephen E. Sallan, MD (Harvard Medical School); Steve Lipschultz, MD (Wayne State University/Children's Hospital of Michigan).

  • Oral Presentations I (3)
    Oral Presentations I (3)

    Mingyan Han, PhD (University of Michigan) presents The innate cytokines IL-25, IL-33, and TSLP cooperate in the induction of ILC2 expansion and mucous metaplasia in rhinovirus-infected immature mice.

  • Poster Session A (1)
    Poster Session A (1)

    Poster Session A. Assistant Professor D. Michael Stiffler, MD (MSU Department of Pediatrics and Human Development) evaluates a poster.

  • Poster Session A (2)
    Poster Session A (2)

    Poster Session A. Susumu Inoue, MD (Hurley Medical Center/Professor, MSU Pediatrics and Human Development) evaluates a poster.

  • Poster Session A (3)
    Poster Session A (3)

    Susumu Inoue, MD (Hurley Medical Center/Professor, MSU Department of Pediatrics and Human Development - left) and Yaddanapudi Ravindranath, MD (Wayne State University School of Medicine - right)

  • Poster Session A (4)
    Poster Session A (4)

    Poster Session A. Assistant Professor Modupe Awonuga, MD (MSU Department of Pediatrics and Human Development - left) speaks with presenters.

  • Poster Session A (5)
    Poster Session A (5)

    Poster Session A.

  • Poster Session A (6)
    Poster Session A (6)

    Assistant Professor D. Michael Stiffler, MD (MSU Department of Pediatrics and Human Development - left) and Kitti-Kaye Bodley, MD (Children's Hospital of Michigan/Wayne State University - right).

  • Poster Session A (7)
    Poster Session A (7)

    Poster Session A: Chad Schultz (MSU Department of Pediatrics and Human Development - left) with Guillermo Flores (Van Andel Institute Graduate School - right)

  • Poster Session A (8)
    Poster Session A (8)

    Poster Session A

  • Poster Session A (9)
    Poster Session A (9)

    Poster Session A: Steve Lipschultz, MD (Wayne State University/Children's Hospital of Michigan - right) evaluates a poster.

  • Poster Session A (10)
    Poster Session A (10)

    Poster Session A: Erin Carlton (University of Michigan - right) and Associate Professor Brian Schutte, PhD (MSU Department of Pediatrics and Human Development - left).

  • Poster Session A (11)
    Poster Session A (11)

    Poster Session A: Assistant Professor Tarek Mohamed (MSU Department of Pediatrics and Human Development).

  • Poster Session A (12)
    Poster Session A (12)

    Poster Session A: MSU Pediatrics and Human Development Chief of Neonatology and Associate Chair for Research, Professor Ira Gewolb, MD, speaks with MSU Pediatrics and Human Development Visiting Scholar Sergei Koshkin.

  • A Dynamic Duo
    A Dynamic Duo

    MSU Pediatrics and Human Development Professors Susumu Inoue, MD (left) and Said Omar, MD (right).

  • Oral Presentations II (1)
    Oral Presentations II (1)

    MSU Pediatrics and Human Development Associate Chair for Research, Professor André S. Bachmann, PhD introduces the second round of oral presentations.

  • Oral Presentations II (2)
    Oral Presentations II (2)

    Christina Fulton (University of Michigan Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases) presents CD103+ Dendritic Cells and Clecl9a Are Required for Hyperoxia-induced Hypoalveolarization in a Murine Model of Bronchopulmonary Dysplasia.

  • Poster Session B (1)
    Poster Session B (1)

    B. Keith English, MD (Professor and Chair, MSU Pediatrics and Human Development) evaluates a poster.

  • Poster Session B (3)
    Poster Session B (3)

    Poster Session B: Taylor Argo (Michigan State University) presenting Complete By Thirteen: A Rare Vaccination Example of When Two Doses Are Better Than Three .

  • Panel Discussion (1)
    Panel Discussion (1)

    Stephen E. Sallan, MD

  • Panel Discussion (2)
    Panel Discussion (2)

    Left to right: Steven Colan, MD, FACC, FASE; Stephen Sallan, MD; and Joseph Gleeson, MD.

  • Award Winners (1)
    Award Winners (1)

    Brian Schutte, PhD (MSU Pediatrics and Human Development) and Deepak Kamat, MD (Wayne State University/Children's Hospital of Michigan) award Michigan State University Neonatology Fellow Chintan Gandhi with the 2017 Pediatric Research Day Oral Presentation of Distinction.

  • Award Winners (2)
    Award Winners (2)

    Brian Schutte,  PhD (MSU Department of Pediatrics and Human Development - left) and Deepak Kamat, MD (Wayne State University/Children's Hospital of Michigan - right) award Courtney Strohacker, MD (University of Michigan - center) 2017 Pediatric Research Day Poster of Distinction.

  • Award Winners (3)
    Award Winners (3)

    Brian Schutte, PhD (MSU Pediatrics and Human Development - left) and Deepak Kamat, MD (Wayne State University/Children's Hospital of Michigan) award Katherine Regling, MD (Detroit Medical Center) 2017 Pediatric Research Day Poster of Distinction.