Innovation Award Recipients

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Gabriel Jose Ramos-Gonzalez, MD
Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, MA
"A Novel Combined Cautery-Suction Device: The First Product of a Surgical Device Innovation Fellowship"


Robert Cina, MD
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC
"Expert Outpatient Burn Care in the Home Through Mobile Health Technology"


Nhan T. Huynh, MD
Department of Surgery, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA “Three-Dimensionally Printed Surface Features to Anchor Endoluminal Spring for Distraction Enterogenesis”


Matthew A. Hornick, MD
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
"Toward Physiologic Extracorporeal Support Of The Premature Infant: Umbilical Cord Cannulation Provides Superior Oxygenator Flows, Oxygen Delivery And Hemodynamic Stability"

Edward Hannon, MBChB, MRCS
Institute of Child Health/University College London, London, United Kingdom
"Xenogeneic Decellularized Oesophageal Transplantation Is Achievable In A Large Animal Model"


Maxime M. Mahe, PhD
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH
"Generation of Functional Intestine from Patient Derived Pluripotent Stem Cells"


Shahab Shaffiey, MD
Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
"Generation of an Artificial Intestine and Validation in Dogs: a Proof-of-Concept Study"


Veronica F. Sullins, MD
UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
"A Novel Biodegradable Device for Intestinal Lengthening"


Sabina Siddiqui, MD
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
"Development of an Isolation Bed for Patients Undergoing MIBG Treatment for Neuroblastoma"


Maridelle B. Millendez, MD
Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Washington, DC
"Evaluation of Intestinal Viability Using 3-CCD (Charge Coupled Device) in Children Undergoing Appendectomy"