Internally Funded Research

Electromagnetic Radiation as a Screen for Life-Threatening Infection
PI: Geoffrey Capraro, MD, MPH
Sponsor: University Emergency Medicine Foundation

What Constitutes 'Urgent Care' for Children? A Qualitative Study
PI: Linda Brown, MD, MSCE
Sponsor: University Emergency Medicine Foundation

Ultrasound Guided Assessment of Gastric Volume in Patients in the Pediatric Emergency Department
PI: Siraj Amanullah, MD , Fellow: Julie Leviter, MD
Sponsor: University Emergency Medicine Foundation

Emergency Department Point-of-Care Ultrasound (POCUS) to Determine Adequate Bladder Fullness for Transabdominal Pelvic Ultrasound
PI/Mentor: Erika Constantine, MD Fellow: Almaz Dessie, MD
Sponsor: University Emergency Medicine Foundation

Pediatric Retinal Imaging in the Emergency Department PRIED Trial
PI: Susan Duffy, MD MPH, Fellow: Beth Prabhu, MD
Sponsor: University emergency medicine Foundation, Horus Scope

Development of a Simulator-Based Tool to Assess Resident Competency in Pediatric Airway Management - An Educational Quality Improvement Project
PI: Frank Overly, MD Fellow: Robyn Wing, MD
Sponsor: University Emergency Medicine Foundation

Buckle Me Up: A Computerized Discharge Intervention for Child Car Restraint Safety Education
PI/ Mentor: Susan Duffy, MD, MPH, Fellow PI, Almaz Dessie, MD
Sponsor: Rhode Island Hospital Office of GME and University Medicine Foundation

Developing a Pediatric Emergency Medicine Patient Education Website
Co PI: Susan Duffy, MD, MPH, Laura Chapman, MD, Deirdre Fearon, MD, MA
Sponsor: University Medicine Foundation