2020 ACCP Virtual Journal Club January |Characterization of Severe Adverse Drug Reactions at a Free-Standing Children's Hospital-ON DEMAND
Characterization of Severe Adverse Drug Reactions at a Free-Standing Children's Hospital- ON-DEMAND
ACCP Virtual Journal Club Webinars
Live Session: Wednesday, January 22, 2020 from 2:00-3:00 PM ET
On Demand: January 22, 2020 to January 23, 2023
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Jennifer Goldman, MD, MS
Associate Professor, Pediatrics, Children's Mercy Kansas City
Dr. Goldman is a pediatric infectious diseases physician and clinical pharmacologist. She serves as the Medical Director of both the Antimicrobial Stewardship Program and the Drug Safety Service at Children's Mercy in Kansas City. Dr. Goldman's primary research is focused on pediatric adverse drug reactions. She is investigating potential biomarkers that may predict and hopefully prevent severe adverse drug reactions in the future. Her long term goal is to individualize therapeutic treatment in children so that unintended consequences of medications can be avoided. Her research has been funded by the National Inst of Health, Kansas City Area Life Sciences Inst, and the Marion Merrell Dow Clinical Scholars Award.
Sarah Suppes, PharmD
Clinical Pharmacy Specialist
Dr. Suppes is a Clinical Pharmacy Specialist in the Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Toxicology and Therapeutic Innovation at Children’s Mercy - Kansas City and holds an adjunct faculty appointment at the University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC) School of Pharmacy. She leads the Drug Safety Service which is a hospital-wide pharmacovigilance program, specializing in the identification and documentation of adverse drug reactions throughout the hospital. She is actively involved in several clinical and research initiatives related to pediatric adverse drug reactions including the de-labeling of penicillin allergies in children and optimizing antimicrobial prescribing.
Claude Abdallah, MD, MS (Moderator) (Moderator)
Associate Professor, Children's National Health System
Dr. Abdallah is a Pediatric Anesthesiologist, Associate Professor, at Children's National Health System. Dr. Abdallah joined ACCP in 2013 and was actively involved in the Honors & Award Committee from 2014 – 2016. She then joined the Education Committee in 2016. Dr. Abdallah received an MD from St Joseph's Univ Medical School in Beirut, Lebanon and then received her Master's in Pharmacology from Université de Montréal, Canada. She performed her residency in Anesthesiology at Yale-New Haven Hosp followed by a fellowship in pediatric anesthesia at the Hosp for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada. She has authored several publications in peer reviewed journals, abstracts and presented her research regionally, nationally and internationally at educational and organizational venues. She has been in practice for more than 15 years and has an interest in clinical research and pharmacology.