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Expert Reviewers

Medical Editors

Neil Izenberg, MD

Editor-in-Chief and Founder, KidsHealth
Chief Executive, Nemours Center for Children's Health Media
Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Professor of Pediatrics
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Steven Dowshen, MD

Chief Medical Editor, KidsHealth
Nemours Center for Children's Health Media
Pediatric Endocrinologist
Division of Endocrinology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Mary L. Gavin, MD

Senior Medical Editor, KidsHealth
Nemours Center for Children's Health Media
Division of General Pediatrics
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Amy W. Anzilotti, MD

Medical Editor, KidsHealth
Division of External Primary Care
Department of Pediatrics
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Elana Pearl Ben-Joseph, MD

Medical Editor, KidsHealth
Nemours Center for Children's Health Media
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Kate M. Cronan, MD

Medical Editor, KidsHealth
Staff Physician, Emergency Department
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Larissa Hirsch, MD

Medical Editor, KidsHealth
Nemours Center for Children's Health Media
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Instructor in Pediatrics
NYPH-Cornell
New York, NY

D'Arcy Lyness, PhD

Behavioral Health Editor, KidsHealth
Child and Adolescent Psychologist
Wayne, PA

Melanie L. Pitone, MD

Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Note: The information listed for all reviewers on the Medical Review Board below reflect their affiliations as of their most recent medical review work.

Expert Review Board

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Harry S. Abram, MD

Division of Neurology
Nemours Children's Clinic
Jacksonville, FL

Walle Adams-Gerdts, BA, RN, HTCP/I

Wilmington, DE

Paul C. Anisman, MD

Pediatric Cardiologist
Division of Pediatric Cardiology
Department of Pediatrics
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Alfred Atanda Jr., MD

Division of Orthopedics
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Balu H. Athreya, MD

Division of Rheumatology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Professor of Pediatrics
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Magdy W. Attia, MD

Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship
Division of Emergency Medicine
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

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Leta E. Bachman, CPAT

Certified Patient Account Technician
Financial Counselor
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Steven J. Bachrach, MD

Division of General Pediatrics
Co-Director, Adoption Consultation Service
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Clinical Professor of Pediatrics
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Gina Baffa, MD

Division of Pediatric Cardiology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Laura L. Bailet, PhD

Executive Director, Nemours BrightStart!
Division of Neurology
Nemours Children's Clinic
Jacksonville, FL

Manisha Makker Bansal, MD

Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Clinic
Department of Pediatrics
Nemours Children's Clinic
Jacksonville, FL

Scott A. Barron, MD

Pediatric Emergency Physician
Orlando, FL

Patrick Barth, MD

Division of Otolaryngology
Pediatric Otolaryngologist
Pediatric Laryngologist
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Louis E. Bartoshesky, MD, MPH

Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Joseph Basante, MA, MS, CHT

Hand Therapist
Outpatient Therapy Services
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Jane M. Benton, MD, MPH

Division of General Pediatrics
Department of Pediatrics
Nemours Children's Hospital
Orlando, FL

Raphael A. Bernier, PhD

Autism Center
Seattle Children’s Hospital
Seattle, WA

Shara Rose Bialo, MD

Division of Pediatric Endocrinology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Jessica Donze Black, RD, CDE, MPH

Director, Kid's Safe and Healthful Foods Project
The Pew Charitable Trusts
Washington, D.C.

Mary Bolton, PT

Senior Physical Therapist
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Richard J. Bowen, MD

Nemours Professor of Orthopedics Education and Research
Division of Orthopedics
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Professor of Orthopedic Surgery
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Wesley R. Bowman, PhD

Co-Director, Delaware Family Center
Wilmington, DE

Scott M. Bradfield, MD, MBA

Division of Hematology/Oncology
Nemours Children's Clinic
Jacksonville, FL

Jacqueline P. Bratsis, MEd

Elementary Teacher
Radnor Township School District
Wayne, PA

Robert L. Brent, MD, PhD

Director, Clinical and Experimental Teratology Laboratories
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Louis and Bess Stein Professor of Pediatrics
Distinguished Professor of Radiology and Pathology, Anatomy and Cell Biology
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

AnneMarie C. Brescia, MD

Rheumatologist
Division of Rheumatology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Charles Brill, MD

Division of Neurology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, PA

Allison Brinkley, RD, CNSC, LD/N

Specialty Dietitian
Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children
Outpatient Pulmonology
Cystic Fibrosis Clinic
Orlando, FL

Ryan J. Brogan, DO

Division of Hospitalist Services
Department of Pediatrics
Nemours Children's Hospital
Orlando, FL

Pamela Bushnell, LCSW

Social Work
Newark, DE

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Jeffrey W. Campbell, MD

Division Chief, Department of Surgery
Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Mauri Carakushansky, MD

Division Chief, Division of Endocrinology
Nemours Children's Hospital
Orlando, FL

Rosemary Casey, MD

Pediatrician and Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Jefferson Medical College
Nemours Pediatrics at Lankenau
Wynnewood, PA

Emi H. Caywood, MD

Division of Hematology/Oncology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Christopher C. Chang, MD, PhD

Pediatric Allergy/Immunology
Sacramento, CA

Aaron S. Chidekel, MD

Pediatric Pulmonologist
Associate Director, Cystic Fibrosis Program
Division of Pulmonary Medicine
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Stephanie A. Chopko, PhD

Clinical Psychologist
Division of Pediatric Behavioral Health
Department of Pediatrics
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Eric H. Chudler, PhD

Research Associate Professor of Neuroscience
Department of Anesthesiology
University of Washington
Seattle, WA

Harry T. Chugani, MD

Division Chief, Division of Pediatric Neurology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Alisa Clark, MSN, RN

Advanced Practice Nurse, Neurology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Jamie L. Clute, MD

Pediatric Hospital Medicine
Hollywood, FL

Cheryl M. Coffin, MD

Division Chief, Pediatric Pathology
Primary Children's Medical Center
Professor of Pathology
University of Utah School of Medicine
Salt Lake City, Utah

Christina R. Coia, MEd

HMS School for Children with Cerebral Palsy
Philadelphia, PA

Steven P. Cook, MD

Pediatric Otolaryngologist
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Clinical Assistant Professor of Otolaryngology
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Chris Cortellessa, M.Ed, NCC

School Counselor
New Hope-Solebury Middle School
New Hope, PA

Jaclyn Costantino, RD, LDN

Pediatric Clinical Dietitian
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Brooke Crenshaw, MS, CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist
Therapeutic and Rehabilitative Services
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Jane A. Crowley, PsyD

Rehabilitation Psychologist
Clinical Director
Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

R. Jay Cummings, MD

Vice President of Physician Practices for Nemours Florida
Chairman, Department of Surgery
Division of Orthopedics
Nemours Children's Clinic
Jacksonville, FL
Associate Professor, Department of Orthopedics
Mayo Graduate School of Medicine
Jacksonville, FL

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Kirk W. Dabney, MD

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon
Co-Director, Cerebral Palsy Program
Division of Orthopedics
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Assistant Professor of Orthopedic Surgery
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

George A. Datto III, MD

Pediatric Hospitalist
Division of General Pediatrics/Primary Care
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Magee L. DeFelice, MD

Division of Pediatric Allergy/Immunology
Department of Pediatrics
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Allan R. De Jong, MD

Medical Director, Children at Risk Evaluation (CARE) Program
Children's Advocacy Center of Delaware
General Pediatrics
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Clinical Professor of Pediatrics
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

J. Fernando del Rosario, MD

Chief, Division of Gastroenterology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Mary E. DeLuca, PT, DPT

Senior Physical Therapist
HMS School for Children with Cerebral Palsy
Philadelphia, PA

Jolanda M. Denham, MD

Division of Gastroenterology
Nemours Children's Hospital
Orlando, FL

Colleen P. Ditro, MSN, CRNP

Division of Orthopedics
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Maureen Donohoe, PT, DPT, PCS

Physical Therapist
Therapeutic Services
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Dorothea N. Douglas-Lindsay, MD

Assistant Professor Of Pediatrics
University of Central Florida
Attending Physician
Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Nemours Children's Hospital
Orlando, FL

Nadia Dowshen-Atanda, MD

Attending Physician, Adolescent Medicine
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA

Susan M. Dubowy, PA-C

Division of Orthopedics
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Timothy Duer, PT, CSCS, SCS

Center for Sports Medicine
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Angela L. Duker, MS, CGC

Certified Genetics Counselor
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Yamini Durani, MD

Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Thomas Jefferson University
Philadelphia, PA

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Maureen F. Edelson, MD

Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist
Division of Hematology/Oncology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Instructor in Pediatrics
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Annalisa Ekbladh

Program Manager
Center for Disabilities Studies
University of Delaware
Newark, DE

Sean M. Elwell, MSN, RN, EMT

Trauma Program Manager
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Stephen C. Eppes, MD

Division of Infectious Diseases
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Marcella A. Escoto, DO

Division of Critical Care Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
Nemours Children's Hospital
Orlando, FL

Jonathan Evans, MD

Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition
Nemours Children's Clinic
Jacksonville, FL

Norma Everett, MPA

Manager, Early Childhood Health Promotion
Nemours Division of Health and Prevention Services
Newark, DE

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Stephen J. Falchek, MD

Pediatric Neurologist
Director of Epilepsy Program and EEG Laboratory
Nemours/A.I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Lauren Falini, BS

Health Fitness Instructor and Certified Personal Trainer
Exercise Physiologist, Division of General Pediatrics
Nemours/A.I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

T. Ernesto Figueroa, MD

Chief, Division of Urology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Clinical Associate Professor
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Fred A. Fow, MD

Division of Emergency Medicine
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Instructor in Pediatrics
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Christopher N. Frantz, MD

Division of Hematology/Oncology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Lynn M. Fuchs, MD

Division of Neonatology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Michell Fullmer, RD, LDN
Division of Hematology/Oncology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

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Eric J. Gabor, Esq.

Sayre High School
Philadelphia, PA

Peter G. Gabos, MD

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
Division of Orthopedics
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Director, Pediatric Orthopaedic Surgery
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Santiago García-Tornel, MD, PhD

Pediatrics
Hospital Sant Joan de Déu
Barcelona, Spain

J. Carlton Gartner Jr., MD

Pediatrician-in-Chief
Vice Chairman, Department of Pediatrics
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Leslie A. Gavin-Devitt, PhD

Division of Behavioral Pediatrics
Nemours Children's Hospital
Orlando, FL

William J. Geimeier, MD

Chief, Allergy Division
Christiana Care
Christiana, DE

Sarah R. Gibson, MD

Division of Physical Medicine & Rehab
Department of Orthopedics
Nemours Children's Hospital
Orlando, FL

Samuel S. Gidding, MD

Chief, Division of Pediatric Cardiology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Professor of Pediatrics
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Carolyn T. Giles, PTA

Outpatient Therapeutic and Rehabilitative Services
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Rebecca L. Gill, MD

Division of Hospitalist Services
Nemours Children's Hospital
Orlando, FL

Michael J. Goldsmith, ACSW, LCSW

Social Work
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Lisa A. Goss, RDH, BS

Dental Services
Wilmington, DE

Sharon W. Gould, MD

Radiologist
Division of Pediatric Radiology, Department of Medical Imaging
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Kurt E. Gray, MS

Director, Driver Services
AAA Mid-Atlantic, Inc.
Wilmington, DE

Nicole A. Green, MD

Staff Physician
Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Jay S. Greenspan, MD

Chairman of Pediatrics
Division of External Specialty Pediatrics
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Gregory C. Griffin, MD

Pediatric Hematologist/Oncologist
Division of Hematology/Oncology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Karen W. Gripp, MD

Division Chief, Genetics
Director, Costello Program
Pediatric Geneticist
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Nancy Gugerty, RD, RN, CDE

Certified Diabetes Educator
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Jack D. Guida, MD, PhD

Neonatologist
Bryn Mawr and Lankenau Hospitals
Bryn Mawr, PA

Rupal Christine Gupta, MD

Medical Director, Children's Mercy Clinic at Operation Breakthrough
Children's Mercy Hospital
Kansas City, MO

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Rochelle Haas, MD

Division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Cynthia R. Haddad, CFP(R)

Special Needs Financial Planner
Winchester, MA

Nancy Hale, MSS, LSW

Philadelphia, PA

David N. Hammond, MD

Neurologist
Jacksonville, FL

Wendy Harron, BS, OTR/L

Outpatient Therapeutic and Rehabilitative Services
Wilmington, DE

Shirin Hasan, MD

Division of Behavioral Health
Department of Pediatrics
Nemours Children's Hospital
Orlando, FL

Sandra G. Hassink, MD

Director, Weight Management Program
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Clinical Instructor in Pediatrics
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Linda A. Hawkins, EdD

Adolescent Psychotherapist and Director of Clinical and Counseling Services
Attic Youth Center
Philadelphia, PA

Richard A. Helffrich Jr., MD

Chair, Division of Anesthesiology
Nemours Children's Clinic
Jacksonville, FL
Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
Mayo Graduate School of Medicine
Jacksonville, FL

Marjorie Hershberger, MSN, RN

Advanced Practice Nurse, Apnea Program
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

James R. Hildebrand III, PharmD

Director of Clinical Pharmacology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Samantha Hill, MD

Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Philadelphia, PA

Elora Hilmas, PharmD, BCPS

Pharmacy Residency Coordinator
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Clinical Adjunct Assistant Professor
Temple University School of Pharmacy
Philadelphia, PA

Kenneth H. Hirsch, DDS

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon
Levittown, NY

Carla White Holder, MD

General Pediatrician
Orlando, FL

Barbara P. Homeier, MD

Pediatrician
Harleysville, PA

Karla R. Hughes, RPh

Staff Pharmacist
Nemours Outpatient Pharmacy
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Patrice Hyde, MD

Chief, Division of Dermatology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Clinical Assistant Professor of Dermatology and Pediatrics
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

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Laura Inselman, MD

Medical Director, Pulmonary Function Laboratory
Co-Director, Muscular Dystrophy Association Program
Division of Pulmonary Medicine
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Danielle Inverso, AuD, PhD

Therapy Services Program Coordinator
Department of Audiology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Paul H. Izenberg, MD

Plastic Surgeon
St. Joseph Mercy Hospital
Ypsilanti, MI
University of Michigan Medical Center
Ann Arbor, MI

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Pamela S. Jenkins, BSN, RN, CPEN, CPN

Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Jing Jin, MD, PhD

Pediatric Ophthalmologist
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Craig M. Johnson, DO

Medical Director, Interventional Radiology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Judith A. Jones, MD

Pediatric Anesthesiologist
Anesthesiology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Persephone Jones, MD

Division of Developmental Medicine
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Christopher J. Justinich, MD

Gastroenterologist
Watertown, NY

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Jill Kagan, MPH

Director, ARCH National Respite Network
Annandale, Virginia

Letitia A. Kanar, PharmD, RPh

Pharmacist
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Aviva L. Katz, MD

Pediatric Surgeon
Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Assistant Professor of Surgery
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
Pittsburgh, PA

Douglas A. Katz, MD

Department of Surgery
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Pascale Kavanagh, RYT

Wellness Center Director
Bridgewater, NJ

Heidi Kecskemethy, RD, CSP

Senior Research Assistant
Department of Research
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Alana Kekevian, DO

Pediatric Allergist/Immunologist
Chester, PA

Susan Kelly, MD

Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Richard S. Kingsley, MD

Chief, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
Co-Director, Division of Behavioral Health
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Clinical Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Pediatrics
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

E. Anders Kolb, MD

Division of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology
Director, BBMT
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Kelly L. Komisaruk, M-Ed, CCC/SLP

Senior Speech Pathologist
NCH Outpatient Therapy Services
Nemours Childrens Hospital
Orlando, FL

Susan Konek, MA, RD, CSP

Clinical Nutrition Manager
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Tom Kopec, BSN, RN, WCC, WOCN

Advanced Practice Nurse, Wound Ostomy Specialist
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Susanne I. Kost, MD

Day Medicine Physician Liaison
Division of Emergency Medicine
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Renee Kottenhahn, MD

Young Women's Health Program
Christiana Care Health Services and
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Richard W. Kruse, DO

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
Director, Osteogenesis Imperfecta Program
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Clinical Assistant Professor
Uniformed Services University of Health Sciences
Bethesda, MD

Wendy Kutz, MSN, RN

Advanced Practice Nurse, Gastroenterology, Dermatology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

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Catherine L. Lamprecht, MD

Division of Infectious Diseases
Nemours Children's Hospital
Orlando, FL

Julia Brown Lancaster, MSN, WHNP-BC

Crozer-Keystone Women's Health
Chester, PA

Sharon Lehman, MD

Chief, Division of Ophthalmology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Clinical Assistant Professor of Ophthalmology and Pediatrics
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA
Instructor
Wills Eye Hospital
Philadelphia, PA

Robert B. Lembersky, MD

Pediatric Emergency Specialist
East Tennessee Children's Hospital
Knoxville, TN

Nancy Lennon, MS, PT

Cerebral Palsy Program Manager
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Lauri A. Linder, PhD, APRN, CPON

Clinical Nurse Specialist
Hematology/Oncology Transplant Service Line
Primary Children's Medical Center
Salt Lake City, UT

Susan Linn, EdD

Director of the Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood
Psychiatry Instructor
Harvard Medical School
Cambridge, MA

Andrea Littleton

Director, Volunteer Services
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Floyd R. Livingston Jr., MD

Division Chief, Pediatric Pulmonology
Nemours Children’s Hospital
Orlando, FL
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
University of Central Florida School of Medicine
Orlando, FL

Thom E. Lobe, MD

Pediatric Surgeon
Blank Children's Hospital
Des Moines, IA

Kerry L. Loveland, MD

Division of Orthopedics
Children's Hospital Central California
Madera, CA

Lee Lucas, LCSW

Social Work
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Matthew Lundien, MD

Pediatric Pulmonology & Sleep Medicine
Director, Children’s Hospital Sleep Medicine Center
East Tennessee Children's Hospital
Knoxville, TN

D'Arcy Lyness, PhD

Behavioral Health Editor, KidsHealth
Child and Adolescent Psychologist
Wayne, PA

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William G. Mackenzie, MD

Department Chair
Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon
Division of Orthopedics
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Clinical Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Nicole M. Marcantuono, MD

Division of Rehabilitation Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Laura E. Marshak, PhD

Professor, Department of Counseling
Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Indiana, Pennsylvania

Joseph Masci, MD

Director, Department of Medicine
Elmhurst Hospital
Elmhurst, NY

Robert W. Mason, PhD

Head of Clinical Biochemistry Laboratory
Department of Research
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Robert S. Mathias, MD

Division of Nephrology
Department of Pediatrics
Nemours Children's Hospital
Orlando, FL

Todd A. Maugans, MD

Division Chief, Division of Neurosurgery
Department of Surgery
Nemours Children's Hospital
Orlando, FL

Pamela Mazzeo, MD

General Pediatrician
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA

Alicia McCarthy, APRN

Division of Orthopedics
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Stephen J. McGeady, MD

Chief, Division of Allergy/Asthma/Immunology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Anne M. Meduri, MD

Division of Developmental Pediatrics
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Archana Mehta, MD

Division of Pediatric Allergy/Immunology
Department of Pediatrics
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Jeremy Michel, MD

Clinical Informatics Fellow
Department of Medical Informatics
Yale University
New Haven, CT

Freeman Miller, MD

Medical Director, Gait Analysis Laboratory
Co-Director, Cerebral Palsy Program
Division of Orthopedics
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Patti Miller, MPP

Senior Policy Analyst
Nemours Health and Prevention Services
Wilmington, DE

Robin E. Miller, MD

Division of Hematology/Oncology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

J. Ross Milley, MD, PhD

Pediatrics/Neonatal and Perinatal Medicine
Primary Children's Medical Center
University of Utah Hospitals and Clinics/LDS Hospital
Salt Lake City, UT
Department of Pediatrics
University of Utah School of Medicine
Salt Lake City, UT

Zarela Molle-Rios, MD

Pediatric Gastroenterologist
Division of Gastroenterology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Mary Mondozzi, MSN, RN, CPNP

Education/Outreach Coordinator
The Paul and Carol David Foundation Burn Institute
Akron Children's Hospital
Akron, OH

Francis J. Montone, DO

Department of Pediatrics
duPont Pediatrics at Dover
Dover, DE
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Thierry Morlet, PhD

Head, Auditory Physiology and Psychoacoustics Laboratory
Center for Pediatric Auditory and Speech Sciences
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Michael T. Morrow, PhD

Assistant Professor of Psychology
Arcadia University
Glenside, PA

Mandell Much, PhD

Aquila of Delaware
Wilmington, DE

Sonali Mukherjee, MD

Division of Hospitalist Services
Department of Pediatrics
Nemours Children's Hospital
Orlando, FL

Joanne Murren-Boezem, MD

Nemours CareConnect
Nemours Children's Hospital
Orlando, FL

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Joseph A. Napoli, MD, DDS

Chief, Division of Plastic and Maxillofacial Surgery
Surgical Director, Cleft and Craniofacial Anomalies Program
Nemours Children's Clinic
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Vivien L Narcisa, MS, LCGC

Genetics Counselor
Philadelphia, PA

Michael Narkewicz, MD

Department of Pediatric Gastroenterology
The Children's Hospital
Denver, CO
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Hewit-Andrews Chair in Pediatric Liver Disease
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center
Denver, CO

Kevin M. Neal, MD

Chief of Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
Wolfson Children's Hospital
Pediatric Orthopedic Fellowship Director
Nemours Children's Specialty Care
Jacksonville, FL

Amy Nelson, MA, CCC-SLP

Speech-Language Pathologist
Wilmington, DE

Michelle New, PhD

Clinical Child Psychologist
Kentlands Kids
Gaithersburg, MD

L. Reid Nichols, MD

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgeon
Division of Orthopedics
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Linda Nicholson, MS, MC

Certified Genetics Counselor
Wilmington, DE

Victoria Niklas, MD

Neonatologist
Los Angeles, CA

Cory Ellen Nourie, MSS, MLSP

Patient Transition Social Work Coordinator
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
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Kathleen B. O'Brien, MD

Division of Orthopedics
Wilmington, DE

Robert C. O'Reilly, MD

Division of Otolaryngology
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Philadelphia, PA

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Raj Padman, MD

Division of Pulmonary Medicine
Director, Cystic Fibrosis Program
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Clinical Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Anoop K. Palta, MD

Division of Hospitalist Services
Department of Pediatrics
Nemours Children's Hospital
Orlando, FL

Vincent J. Palusci, MD, MS

Medical Director, Children's Protection Team
DeVos Children's Hospital
Grand Rapids, MI
Associate Professor
Michigan State University College of Human Medicine
East Lansing, MI

Raluca Papadopol, MD

Division of Hospitalist Services
Department of Pediatrics
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

William J. Parkes, IV, MD

Division of Otolaryngology, Department of Surgery
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Meredith Parkinson, RD, LDN

Dietitian, Weight Management Program
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Cheryl Patterson, RD, CDE

Diabetes Program Coordinator
Division of Endocrinology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

David Paul, MD

Division of Neonatology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Jennifer Shroff Pendley, PhD

Co-Director, Division of Behavioral Health
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Dale Perkel, LCSW

Division of Social Work
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Maria E. Petrini, MD

Pediatric Hospitalist
Division of General Pediatrics
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Clinical Instructor of Pediatrics
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Tara Pezzuto, APRN

Advance Practice Nurse, Neurology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Joseph H. Piatt, MD

Division of Pediatric Neurosurgery
Department of Surgery
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Mary Frances Picciano, PhD

Senior Nutrition Research Scientist
Office of Dietary Supplements
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD

Kimberly S. Pierson, OTR/L

Director, Outpatient Therapeutic and Rehabilitative Services
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Melanie L. Pitone, MD

Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Jonathan L. Powell, MD

Division of Hematology/Oncology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Nina Powell-Hamilton, MD

Division of Genetics
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Lawrence Pradell, MD

External Programs
duPont Pediatrics at Peoples Plaza
Newark, DE

George Preti, PhD

Organic Chemist and Body Odor Expert
Monell Chemical Senses Center
Philadelphia, PA

Roy Proujansky, MD

Chief Executive of the Practice
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Robert L. Brent Professor and Chairman, Department of Pediatrics
Associate Dean
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

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Carol A. Quick, EdD

Jacksonville, FL

Joanne Quillen, MSN, PNP-BC

Survivorship Nurse Practitioner
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

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Karen A. Ravin, MD

Chief, Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases
Department of Pediatrics
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Clinical Assistant Professor
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Steven K. Reader, PhD

Division of Behavioral Health
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Ryan L. Redman, MD

Pediatric Emergency Medicine
East Tennessee Children's Hospital
Knoxville, TN

Michelle Reed, RD, LDN

Clinical Dietitian
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

James S. Reilly, MD

Pediatric Otolaryngology
Chairman, Department of Surgery
Division of Otolaryngology (Ear, Nose, & Throat)
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Professor of Otolaryngology and Pediatrics
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Amy E. Renwick, MD

General Pediatrician
Division of General Pediatrics
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Nathan B. Richards, MD

Pediatric Allergy/Immunology
New Albany, IN

Steven B. Ritz, MD

Division of Pediatric Cardiology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Carl Robertson

Program Manager, Youth Problem Gambling Prevention Program
Council on Compulsive Gambling of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

Kenneth Rogers, PhD, ATC

ATC Orthopedics - Clinical Research
Division of Orthopedics
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Carlos D. Rosé, MD

Chief, Division of Rheumatology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Judith L. Ross, MD

Pediatric Endocrinologist
Division of Pediatric Endocrinology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

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Jonathan H. Salvin, MD

Division of Pediatric Ophthalmology
Department of Surgery
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Eric S. Sandler, MD

Chief, Hematology/Oncology
Nemours Children's Clinic
Jacksonville, FL

Mena T. Scavina, DO

Director, MDA Clinic
Attending Neurologist
Division of Neurology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Andrew R. Scherff, PhD

School Psychologist
Radnor Township School District
Wayne, PA

Jacob Dale Schrum, MD

Division of Pulmonology/Allergy and Immunology
Nemours Children's Clinic
Jacksonville, FL

Charles I. Scott, MD

Geneticist
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Professor of Pediatrics
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Danielle Scotto, RD, LDN, CNSD, CSP

Pediatric Dietitian
Wilmington, DE

Julie K. Secrest, MD

Pediatrician
Orlando, FL

Jennifer L. Seekford, ARNP

Division of Endocrinology
Nemours Children's Hospital
Orlando, FL

Stephen E. Shaffer, MD

Pediatric Gastroenterologist
Egg Harbor, NJ

Manish N. Shah, MD

Assistant Professor
Pediatric Neurosurgery
University of Texas Health Sciences Center
Children's Memorial Hermann Hospital
Houston, TX

Suken A. Shah, MD

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE
Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Kevin P. Sheahan, MD

Chief, Department of Pediatrics
duPont Pediatrics at Dover
Dover, DE
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Colleen Sherman, PhD

Division of Behavioral Health
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

David V. Sheslow, PhD

Psychologist 
Wilmington, DE

Kimberly Shoe MSN, CPNP, CDE

Lead Endocrine Advanced Practice Nurse
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Eileen T. Sisolak

Guidance Counselor
La Plata High School
La Plata, MD

Jordan C. Smallwood, MD

Division of Rheumatology/ Allergy/Immunology
Department of Pediatrics
Nemours Children's Hospital
Orlando, FL

Angela D. Smith, MD

Orthopaedic Surgeon
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Patricia Solo-Josephson, MD

Department of Nemours Children's Urgent Care
Jacksonville, FL

Robert P. Stanton, MD

Director, Orthopaedics
Nemours Children's Clinic
Pensacola, FL
Assistant Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Meredith Lutz Stehl, PhD

Psychologist
Wilmington, DE

Sheelagh M. Stewart, RN, MPH

Allergy Specialty Nurse
Wilmington, DE

Stacy Szymkowski, AuD, CCC-A

Audiologist
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

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Alycia Taggi, CBIS

Teacher, Nemours School Program
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Dora A. Temple, LCSW

Social Work
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Joel D. Temple, MD

Director, Electrophysiology
Division of Pediatric Cardiology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Irina S. Ten, MD

Division of Critical Care
Department of Pediatrics
Nemours Children's Hospital
Orlando, FL

Mihir Thacker, MD

Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Jennifer A. Tioseco, MD

Neonatologist
Atlantic City, NJ

Adalberto Torres Jr., MD

Division of Critical Care
Department of Pediatrics
Nemours Children's Hospital
Orlando, FL

Michael E. Trigg, MD

Professor of Pediatrics
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Kathleen Trzcinski, MSN, CRNP

Certified Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
Cerebral Palsy Program; Enuresis Clinic; Primary Care for Children With Special Needs
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Jennifer M. Ty, MD

Department of Orthopedics
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

W. Douglas Tynan, PhD, ABPP

Chief Preventive Health Psychologist
Nemours Health and Prevention Services
Newark, DE

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Serdar H. Ural, MD

Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Associate Director, Labor and Delivery Unit
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
Philadelphia, PA

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Linda D. Vallino, PhD, MS, CCC-SLP/A, FASHA

Head, Craniofacial Outcomes Research Laboratory
Center for Pediatric Auditory and Speech Sciences
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Charles D. Vinocur, MD

Department of Surgery
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Francisco R. Vranic, MD

Physician-in-Charge
Nemours Pediatric Clinic at St. Francis Hospital
Wilmington, DE

Shayan T. Vyas, MD

Division of Critical Care Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
Nemours Children's Hospital
Orlando, FL

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Jean Wadman, APN

Division of Hematology/Oncology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Andrew W. Walter, MD

Division of Hematology/Oncology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Rhonda S. Walter, MD

Pediatrician
Wilmington, DE

Lloyd N. Werk, MD, MPH

Coordinator, State of Florida
Nemours Clinical Management Program
Nemours Children's Hospital
Orlando, FL

David West, MD

Chief, Medical Informatics
The Nemours Foundation
Wilmington, DE
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, PA

Patricia G. Wheeler, MD

Division Chief, Division of Genetics
Department of Pediatrics
Nemours Children's Hospital
Orlando, FL

Krishna Wood White, MD, MPH

Adolescent Medicine
Division of General Pediatrics/Primary Care
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Edward Woomer, LCSW

Administrative Director
Social Work, Utilization Management, and Behavioral Health
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

Lisa Wray, MD

Division of Hematology/Oncology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE

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Kim Young-Conner, RN

External Programs
duPont Pediatrics at Seaford
Seaford, DE

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Joshua J. Zaritsky, MD, PhD

Chief of Pediatric Nephrology
Nemours/Alfred I. duPont duPont Hospital for Children
Wilmington, DE