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Highlights & Events

Division faculty currently sit on National Committees of the American Academy of Pediatrics

  • Committee on Adolescence – Dr. Elizabeth M. Alderman

Division faculty are recognized for their clinical excellence

  • New York Super Doctors Rising Stars Honoree® in New York Times Magazine – Dr. Hina Talib
  • New York Super Doctors Honoree® in New York Times Magazine – Dr. Elizabeth M. Alderman
  • Listed as a Top Doctor in Top Doctors: New York Metro Area 15th, Castle Connolly – Dr. Elizabeth M. Alderman, Dr. Susan M. Coupey
  • Best Doctors in America, Castle Connolly – Dr. Elizabeth M. Alderman, Dr. Susan M. Coupey

Division faculty awarded prestigious grants

For 2019, the Adolescent AIDS Program, under the directorship of Dr. Donna Futterman, received 2.3 million dollars in grant funding. These include funding from the federal government (HRSA, NIH, NICHD), New York State Department of Health, AIDS Institute and New York City Department of Health and Mental Health.  Department of Health and Human Services Health Resources and Services Administration

Healthy Tomorrows Partnership for Children Program
PI: Jessica Rieder, MD, MS
Title of Project: Adopting B’N Fit POWER Healthy Target Behaviors as School Wellness Programming

Mother Cabrini Health Foundation
PI: Mosholu Montefiore Community Center
In Collaboration with Dr. Jessica Rieder
Title of Project: Teaming Up for A Healthy School

Robin Hood Foundation Relief Fund Grant
PI: Dr. Jessica Rieder
Title of Project: Virtual Parent Wellness Program

Department of Health and Human Services Health Resources and Services Administration, Healthy Tomorrows Partnership for Children Program
PI: Dr. Jessica Rieder
Title of Project: The Bronx Nutrition and Fitness Initiative for Teens (B’N Fit) Power Initiative

American Academy of Pediatrics Community Access to Child Health (CATCH) Grant
PI: Dr. Neal Hoffman
Title of Project: Improving Healthcare Engagement for Young Men

Division faculty presented research abstracts, workshops and other educational sessions at national meetings

  • North American Society for Pediatric and Adolescent Gynecology – Drs. Elizabeth M. Alderman, Susan M. Coupey, Sofya Maslyanskaya, Hina Talib
  • Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine – Drs. Susan M. Coupey, Sofya Maslyanskaya
  • Pediatric Academic Societies – Dr. Susan M. Coupey, Sofya Maslyanskaya, Nancy Dodson
  • American Academy of Pediatrics Practical Pediatrics Course – Dr. Elizabeth M. Alderman