Over 25 New Pediatric Specialists Join the Staff at Children’s Hospital of Michigan
The Children’s Hospital of Michigan, part of the Detroit Medical Center (DMC), is pleased to welcome several new physicians to its medical staff: Pamella Abghari, M.D., allergist-immunologist; Rajkumar Agarwal M.D., neurologist; Kelly M. Collins, M.D., and Michael D. Rizzari, M.D. transplant surgeons; Kristen Cares, M.D. gastroenterologist; Melissa February, M.D., and Prashant Agarwal, M.D., neonatologist-perinatologist; Marjorie Gayanilo, M.D., Deema Mahadin, M.D., Swati Sehgal, M.D., and Chenni Sriram, M.D., cardiologists; Saurabh S. Chiwane, M.D., critical care physician; Marjorie Golekoh, M.D., and Maha Elhassan, M.D, endocrinologists; Harbir Arora, M.D., Faesal Elbakoush, M.D., Sarah Prinzi, M.D. and Michelle White, M.D., hospital medicine physicians; Stephanie Do, D.O., Angela Kavenaugh, D.O. and Hania Salama, M.D., emergency medicine physicians; Harut Haroyan, M.D. and Terrence Metz, M.D., radiologists; Nathan Gonik, M.D., Bianca Siegel, M.D., and Prasad John Thottam, D.O., otolaryngologists.
$5.7 million NIH grant to Wayne State offers new hope for more accurately diagnosing infants with serious infections
Prashant Mahajan, M.D., professor of Pediatrics and Emergency Medicine, chief of the Division of Emergency Medicine in the Department of Pediatrics at the Children’s Hospital of Michigan and Wayne State University, has been awarded a five--year, $5.76 million grant (1R01HD085233) by the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development of the National Institutes of Health. Read More
Wayne State, Children’s Hospital of Michigan researchers to lead study examining brain’s role in pediatric mental health disorders
Researchers at the Wayne State University School of Medicine and the Children’s Hospital of Michigan, part of the Detroit Medical Center, are embarking on a second collaborative study with universities in Michigan and Canada to explore over five years the role of family genes in the brain function of children with mental health disorders like obsessive compulsive disorder, autism, anxiety, Tourette’s syndrome and depression. Read More