Department of Pediatrics

Pediatric Critical Care Fellows

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Chief Fellows

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Katherine

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Katherine Doane, M.D.

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  • Medical School: University of South Carolina School of Medicine
  • Residency: Carolinas Medical Center/Levine Children's Hospital
  • Academic Interest: Bleeding complications in ECMO
  • Personal interests: traveling, playing with my dogs, trying new Houston restaurants
Sameer

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Sameer Thadani, M.D.

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  • Medical School: Eastern Virginia Medical School
  • Residency: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
  • Academic Interest: Dialysis in critically ill children, AKI
  • Personal interests: hanging out with my dog, running, coffee, and cooking food from around the world
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Chetna

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Chetna Pande, M.D. MPH

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  • Medical School: Texas Tech University School of Medicine - El Paso
  • Residency: The Harriet Lane Residency Program at John Hopkins University
  • Academic Interest: Post ICU Neurodevelopmental Outcomes 
  • Personal interests: Traveling, exploring, yoga, reading, sleeping, eating breakfast tacos
     
Rachael

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Rachael Rose, M.D.

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  • Medical School: University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine
  • Residency: Children's Mercy Hospital
  • Academic Interest:  Use of ultrasound in ECMO
  • Personal interests: traveling, gymnastics, sky diving
     
Sara

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Sara Bibbens, D.O.

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  • Medical School: Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Residency: San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium
  • Academic Interest: CPR Quality During Simulation of In-Hospital Transport
  • Personal interests: cooking
     
Lauren

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Lauren Williams, M.D.

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  • Medical School: University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine
  • Residency: Baylor College of Medicine
  • Academic Interest: Developing a Pediatric Patient and Caregiver Web-based Education Tool for Ventricular Assist Devices 
  • Personal interests: reading, coloring
     
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Sara

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Sara Hyatt, D.O.

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  • Medical School: College of Osteopathic Medicine, New York Institute of Technology
  • Residency: Stony Brook Pediatrics Residency Program at the Renaissance School of Medicine
  • Academic Interest: Sedation Practices in the PICU
  • Personal Interests: Traveling, leisure reading and eating out
Ian

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Ian Justement, M.D.

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  • Medical School: University of Alabama School of Medicine
  • Residency: Oklahoma University Health Sciences Center
  • Academic Interest: Outcomes of Patients with Acute Kidney Injury and Malnutrition
  • Personal Interest: Cooking
Ivanna

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Ivanna Maxson, M.D.

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  • Medical School: Loma Linda University School of Medicine
  • Residency: Loma Linda University Children's Hospital
  • Academic Interest: Multi-disciplinary Program of Assessment Model for a Competency Based POCUS Educational Program 
  • Personal Interests: Basketball, biking, hiking, and bolusing insulin before eating delicious food
Axel

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Axel Moreira, M.D.

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  • Medical School: University of Texas Medical Branch School of Medicine
  • Residency: Phoenix Children’s Hospital/ Maricopa Medical Center
  • Academic Interest: Transcriptomic and epigenetic analysis of peripheral biomarkers that characterize sepsis associated morbidity and mortality in patients with congenital heart disease
  • Personal Interests: Soccer, fitness, hiking
Joseph

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Joseph Knadler, M.D.

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  • Medical School:  Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
  • Residency: Texas Children’s Hospital / Baylor 
  • Fellowship: Baylor College of Medicine Pediatric Cardiology
  • Academic Interest: Medical Education and Cardiac Intensive Care
  • Personal Interests: Hiking, camping, National Parks, Baseball
Sakina

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Sakina Attaar, M.D.

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  • Medical School: Rutgers, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
  • Residency:  University of Rochester
  • Academic Interest: Real-time Advanced Analytics Platform to Assess Clinical Standards of Care
  • Personal Interests: Traveling, board gaming, hiking, mystery novels
Muhammad

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Muhammad Umair Mian, M.B.B.S

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  • Medical School: Allama Iqbal Medical College
  • Residency: DMC Children’s  Hospital of Michigan 
  • Academic Interest: Identifying Risk Factors and Predictors for Prolonged Mechanical Ventilation in Children After Liver Transplant
  • Personal Interests: Traveling, exploring new food, volleyball, cricket
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Buria

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Buria Naeem, M.D.

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  • Medical School: Aga Khan University Medical College
  • Residency: University of Texas Medical Branch
  • Academic Interests: Outcomes after pediatric liver transplant and pulmonary hypertension
  • Personal Interests: Sketching, Painting, Interior decorating, Reading Novels, and Hiking
Divya

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Divya Sabapathy, M.D.

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  • Medical School: Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine 
  • Residency: University of Colorado Aurora
  • Academic Interests: Value-based healthcare, outcomes research
  • Personal interests: National park adventurer, sports enthusiast, narrative medicine, houseplants
Kelsey

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Kelsey Stayer, M.D.

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  • Medical School: Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University
  • Residency: The Harriet Lane Residency Program at John Hopkins University 
  • Academic Interests: Metabolism in Sepsis
  • Personal Interests: coffee-brewing, audiobooking, cross-fit, hiking, meditation
Alyssa

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Alyssa Bernardi, D.O.

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  • Medical School: Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine of Midwestern University
  • Residency: University of Arizona Department of Pediatrics Residency Training Program
  • Academic Interests: Outcomes in CHD patients with concurrent birth defects
  • Personal Interests: hiking, walking my dog, exploring local restaurants
     
Daniel

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Daniel Hassumani, M.D.

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  • Medical School: St. George's University School of Medicine
  • Residency: Riley Hospital for Children at Indiana University Health
  • Academic Interests: Developing an educational module to accelerate competency in managing critically ill patients on mechanical ventilation
  • Personal Interests: Spending time with my family, snowboarding, running, cycling, triathlons, mountain biking, tennis, camping, audiobooks and good beer.
Kirby

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Kirby Deshotels, M.D.

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  • Medical School: School of Medicine at Louisiana State University Shreveport
  • Residency: Baylor College of Medicine/Texas Children’s Hospital
  • Academic Interests: Coagulopathy in pediatric liver failure
  • Personal Interests: Running, skiing, and spending time with family
     
Sarah

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Sarah Walter, M.D.

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  • Medical School: Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine
  • Residency: University of Oklahoma
  • Academic Interests: Health equity and prehospital medicine
  • Personal Interests: Eating good food, being outside in places both near and far from home, spending quality time with people I love
Louisa

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Louisa Sethi, D.O.

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  • Medical School: New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine 
  • Residency: Nationwide Children’s Hospital Columbus
  • Academic Interests: Resident education in the PICU
  • Personal Interests: I love music and going to concerts, art museums, knitting and rugby.