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Tummy Troubles, the Sniffles, Broken Bones, & Growing Up
Wed, May 3, 2017, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM EDT
Mount Sinai Doctors, 300 Cadman Plaza West, invites pediatricians and parents to attend our expert panel of pediatric specialists. "Let's Talk Pediatrics" is an open forum to meet local pediatric specialists, share expert advice, discuss findings, and answer any of your medical questions. "Tummy Troubles, the Sniffles, Broken Bones, & Growing Up" features a panel of four specialists who all see pediatrics and work together in the same practice in Brooklyn Heights:
- Paula Elbirt, MD - Adolescent Medicine Specialist
- Jacqueline Jossen, MD - Pediatric Gastroenterologist
- Sheena Ranade, MD - Pediatric Orthopedist
- Sarah Silverman, MD - Allergy & Immunology Specialist
Paula Elbirt, MD is a board-certified pediatrician, specializing in Adolescent Medicine, at Mount Sinai Doctors, seeing patients, ages 12-24, on Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays in Brooklyn Heights. Trained in Philadelphia and New York City, she is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics. She was awarded her medical degree from Hahnemann University and completed her residency in Pediatrics and fellowship in Pediatric Pulmonary Medicine at the Mount Sinai Hospital. Dr. Elbirt has several published writings, including: Dr. Paula’s Good Nutrition Guide for Babies, Toddlers, and Preschoolers; Dr. Paula’s House Calls to Your Newborn; and Seventeen Magazine’s Guide to Sex and Your Body. She has a particular interest in adolescent empowerment and risk reduction.
Jacqueline Jossen, MD is a board-certified pediatric gastroenterologist at Mount Sinai Doctors, seeing patients on Thursdays in Brooklyn Heights. Trained in New York City, she is certified by the American Board of Pediatrics. She was awarded her medical degree from New York University School of Medicine and completed her residency in Pediatrics at New York Presbyterian Weill Cornell Medical Center and her fellowship in Pediatric Gastroenterology & Hepatology at the Mount Sinai Hospital. During her fellowship, she completed research in both liver disease and inflammatory bowel disease. She has a particular interest in celiac disease, but also treats children with a variety of gastroenterology conditions, including inflammatory bowel disease, reflux, constipation, and failure-to-thrive.
Sheena Ranade, MD is a board-certified pediatric orthopedist at Mount Sinai Doctors, seeing patients on Wednesdays in Brooklyn Heights. Trained in Philadelphia and New York, she is a member of the Pediatric Orthopaedic Society of North America and the Society of Women Engineers. After receiving her undergraduate degree in Product Design/Mechanical Engineering and master’s degree in Biomechanical Engineering at Stanford University, she was awarded her medical degree from New York Medical College and completed her residency in Orthopedic Surgery at the Mount Sinai Hospital and her fellowship in Pediatric Orthopedic Surgery at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. She has trained with world leaders in hip preservation (including Periacetabular Osteotomy and Surgical Hip Dislocation), pediatric sports medicine (including ACL Reconstruction in the Immature Athlete) and lower extremity deformity correction (including Intramedullary Magnetic Lengthening and External Fixation). In 2016, she was recognized as a nominee for the University Of Pennsylvania School Of Medicine’s Penn Pearls: Teaching Award. In addition to performing surgery, she serves as an assistant professor of pediatric orthopaedic surgery at Leni and Peter W. May Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. She has a particular interest in hip preservation, lower extremity deformity, sports medicine, foot and ankle, cerebral palsy, and trauma. Dr. Ranade is fluent in Spanish and Malayalam.
Sarah Silverman, MD is a board-certified allergy and immunology specialist at Mount Sinai Doctors, seeing patients of all ages Mondays-Fridays in Brooklyn Heights. Trained in Chicago and Long Island, she is certified by the American Board of Allergy & Immunology and a member of the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma, and Immunology and the New York Allergy and Asthma Society. She was awarded her medical degree from Rush Medical College of Rush University and completed her residency in Internal Medicine at Long Island Jewish Medical Center and her fellowship in Allergy & Immunology at North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System. She also has a master’s degree in public health from the Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health. Dr. Silverman focuses her practice on pediatric and adult allergy evaluation and management, as well as, immune deficiency evaluation. She has presented at regional and national conferences on issues related to primary immunodeficiency. Some of the conditions she evaluates and treats include asthma, hay fever, eczema, sinus issues, hives, and allergies to foods, insects, and drugs.
How can I contact the organizer with any questions?
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What ages will the panel be disucssing?
The panel will discuss all pediatric ages from newborns to 24 year olds. There will be a large Q&A session to answer any of your medical questions
Can I arrive late?
Yes, you can arrive after 6pm, but please walk in quietly
Will there be an opportunity for physicians to network with the panelists?
The panelists will stay until 7:30pm to meet local pediatricans and physicians
I'm a local physician, but I can't attend the event. How can I connect with the specialists?
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Are there any other specialists at Mount Sinai Doctors, 300 Cadman Plaza West, that also see pediatrics?
Yes, Annemarie Uliasz, MD is a board-certified dermatologist who sees adults and pediatrics. The practice will also have a pediatric ophthalmologist starting in August 2017