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Plan of the Week: December 17th - December 23rd

Plays of the Week:

Huge Congratulations to Dr. Rob Crutcher, Dr. Noelle Molter, and Dr. Alexis Ghersi for matching for Fellowship, Dr. McKenzie Bowling for her selection for PGY-2 Pediatrics training, and Dr. Bailey Howard and Dr. Emily Ferraro for their selection as Chief Residents! Well deserved!

Play of the week goes to Dr. Genesis James, who stepped up and saw a full half day of clinic when there were last minute schedule changes. Thank you for being a team player!

Additional play of the week to Dr. Kayla Sallander, who got a champaign tap on her first attempt and placed a UVC on a baby in the NICU. Great work Kayla!

Thank you to the Heme/Onc team, and especially Dr. Brockman and Dr. Bernhardt for hosting the Pediatric Department Holiday Party White Elephant and Costume Contest. Congratulations to HM Prattis, Ms. Davis, Dr. Foxx, and Dr. Patterson for their winning costumes.

Additional play of the week to Dr. Britt Bumgardner for leaving an amazing and thoughtful box of snacks and sweets in the resident workroom!

Play of the week to Dr. Cooper and RN Casso for going above and beyond to get a baby Beyfortus in the clinic over the weekend. Thank you!

NCC Pediatric Intern Class of 2024-2025!





Time and Location


Monday, 12/18

MR: Case, Lecture: Rheumatology - Dr. Jones

0745-0850 America 2525

All Welcome

Tuesday, 12/19

MR: Case, Lecture: Endocrinology - Dr. Reynolds

0745-0850 America 2525

All Welcome

Wednesday, 12/20

MR: Case, Lecture: Dr. Morgis Journal Club

0745-0850 Canyon Conference Rm- 4th Floor

All Welcome

Holiday Leave Group #1 Starts

Thursday, 12/21

MR: Case, Lecture: Pneumothoraces and Management - Dr. Friedman

0745-0850 America 2525

All Welcome

Friday, 12/22

No MR: Minimal Manning Day

Save the Date 🗓

Upcoming Birthdays 🎉

20-26DEC: Holiday Leave #1

26DEC: McKenzie Bowling

22DEC: Minimal Manning Day

16JAN: Maddie Mascitti

25DEC: Christmas

25-29DEC: No Morning Report

29DEC: Ms. Schroeder's Last Day

27DEC-02JAN: Holiday Leave #2

Continuity Clinic: No CC until 2024!

Journal Club:

Morgis JC Association Between Early Return to School Following Acute Concussion and Sympto
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All Staff Updates

NCC Peds Bookstore Open!:

Use the link below to check out the NCC Peds Merchandise. Plan to stay open until 20DEC!

Scutdog 2023-2024 QR Code:

Hard Copies of the new Scutdog are available in Chief Resident and Program Coordinator Office!

Faculty Development


Resident-Specific Updates

DEA Numbers:

  • All Residents with a Full Medical License are eligible/expected to apply for a DEA number


  • Please go through the above website, and attach the "Statement of Understanding" signed by Mr. Fennewald (Please ask Jack for a copy)

  • Please submit DEA Confirmation receipt form to, Mr. Fennewald, and Jack once complete.

Accessing MedHub:

Please use the following link to access your MedHub Account:

Going through the MedHub website and finding "National Capital Consortium" will likely not work going forward

Block 7 Schedules

  • Don't forget to reach out to your Rotation Supervisors regarding your schedule if you have any questions/concerns. The below attachment has the most up-to-date contact information.

  • Additionally, check MedHub and review updated goals & objectives for your upcoming rotation!

Rotation Contacts_for residents_UPDATED October 2023
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Educational/Teaching Opportunities

USU Teaching Opportunities

Clerkship Round Robin (recurring throughout the year)

ICR Module Small Group Teaching Opportunities at USU


Research Opportunities & Upcoming Conferences

Upcoming Conferences:

Region 4 Meeting: February 24-25th in Charlottesville, Virginia

PAS 2024: May 2nd-6th in Toronto, Ontario

AMOPS Annual Meeting: February 28th-March 2nd in Tulsa, Oklahoma

NCR Research and Innovation Month: Poster Week April 26th - May 3rd


Community Pediatrics Updates:

MDAAP Chapter Resident Advocacy Day

Thursday, February 8, 2024

7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Annapolis, MD

AAP Advocacy Internship: Applications Open

The American Academy of Pediatrics Advocacy Internship Program [] is restarting after being on hiatus since March 2020. They are accepting applications for one-month internships between March and June 2024. Applications are due December 31, 2023.

This internship offers medical students, pediatric residents and fellowship trainees the opportunity to work with the AAP federal and state advocacy teams. Interns will spend four weeks learning about child health policy, the legislative process, and public affairs. The internship is based in Washington, DC.

Senior Residents (PGY-2 and PGY-3) are eligible. Please speak with Dr. Ahmed if you have any questions or interest.

For more information and to apply, please visit the AAP Advocacy Internship Program website [].

Upcoming GMEC DEI Events:

Grand Rounds

Re-thinking Core Values: How Medical “Professionalism” Perpetuates Discrimination against Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) Trainees

Presenters: J. Corey Williams MD MA, Ashley Walker MD

January 10, 2024, 1310-1430

Clark Auditorium

Attendees: All welcome!


GME Health Equity Rounds

Topic: Religious Accommodations

February 6, 2024, 1200-1300

Clark Auditorium

Attendees: All welcome!






Please reach out to Jack at or with any questions or concerns.

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