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CURRICULUM VITAE

Anika M. Nelson MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Division of Hospitalist

OFFICE ADDRESS:
Children's Corporate Center
999 N 92 St
Milwaukee, WI 53226

EDUCATION:
2005 - 2008 BS in Psychology, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
2009 - 2013 MD, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING AND FELLOWSHIP APPOINTMENTS:
2013 - 2016 Pediatric Residency, NUFSM/Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, Chicago, IL

FACULTY APPOINTMENTS:
2016 - Present Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Pediatrics, Hospital Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226
2017 - Present Director of Pediatric Hospital Medicine APP Program, Pediatrics, Hospital Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226

SPECIALTY BOARDS AND CERTIFICATION:
Board Certified
Issue DateExpiration
Pediatrics Board Certification
2016
None
 
Certificates
Issued By Issue DateExpiration
Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) and Basic Life Support (BLS)
American Heart Association
2017
2021
 

Licensure
Number Issue DateExpiration
Wisconsin Medical License
65293-20
2016
2021
 

AWARDS AND HONORS:
2012 Alpha Omega Alpha, University of Minnesota Medical School
2015 Outstanding Teaching Award, NU Feinberg School of Medicine
2016 Outstanding Teaching Award, NU Feinberg School of Medicine
2019 Outstanding Medical Student Teacher, Medical College of Wisconsin
2020 Outstanding Medical Student Teacher, Medical College of Wisconsin

MEMBERSHIPS IN HONORARY AND PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:
2012 - Present Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
2012 - Present American Academy of Pediatrics (Fellow)
2016 - Present Wisconsin Chapter of AAP (Member)

INVITED LECTURES/WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
Local
Developed presentations topics including Primary Care of Children with Down Syndrome, Benign Movement Disorders of Infancy, Management of Acne, Pre-participation Physical Exams and Symptom Management, Resident Continuity Clinic Presentations, 2013 - 2015
Noon Conference to pediatric residents and medical students with feedback from faculty - Newborn Jaundice and Over-The-Counter Cough & Cold Medicine, Cooper Colloquium Presentations, 2014 - 2015
Developed presentations on Chest Pain in Adolescents, DiGeorge Syndrome, Sleep in Hospitalized and Critically Ill Children, Urinary Tract Infections and Developmental Milestones, Resident Rotation Presentations, 2014 - 2015
Infant Mortality Rates Due to Congenital Heart Disease among Mexican American Term Infants, Senior Project Presentation, 2016
 
Regional
Infant Mortality Rates Due to Congenital Heart Disease among Mexican American Term Infants, Senior research project and presentation performed under the direction of Dr. James W. Collins - Dept. of Neonatology, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 2014 - 2016
Lincoln Park Pediatric Resident Continuity Clinic Website Pilot, A resident led quality improvement project and poster presentation, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 2014 - 2016
 
National
Nelson A, Dillman S, Atypical CSF Findings in the Setting of Presumed Guillain-Barre Syndrome., Poster presentation at Pediatric Hospital Medicine national meeting, Nashville, TN, 2017
 

PEER REVIEWED WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
National
Nelson A, Fox J, Porada K, Anibaba F, Stephany A, Toth H, Rapidly Building a Pediatric Hospital Medicine Advanced Practice Provider Team in Collaboration with Existing PICU and ED Practitioners, Poster presentation at Society of Hospital Medicine National meeting, Orlando, FL, 2018
Hayes J, Kaeppler C, Bauer S, Anibaba F, Porada K, Nelson A, Timing of Renal Ultrasound for First Febrile UTI in Young Children: Sooner or later?, Poster presentation at Pediatric Hospital Medicine National Meeting, Seattle, WA, 2019, 2019
Hadjiev J, Bauer S, Nelson A, Porada K, Lye P, Hospitalists Communication with Referring Providers: Building Skills for Collaborative Triage, Poster presentation at Pediatric Hospital Medicine National Meeting, Seattle, WA, 2019
Roenius M, Collins J, Nelson A, Hypoglycemic Seizure in a Healthy Teen, Poster presentation at Society of Hospital Medicine National meeting, San Diego, CA, 2020
 
International
Nelson A, Fox J, Porada K, Anibaba F, Stephany A, Toth H, Rapidly Building a Pediatric Hospital Medicine Advanced Practice Provider Team in Collaboration with Existing PICU and ED Practitioners, Poster presentation at Pediatric Academic Societies international meeting, Toronto, CA, 2018
Hayes J, Kaeppler C, Bauer S, Anibaba F, Porada K, Nelson A., Timing of Renal Ultrasound for First Febrile UTI in Young Children: Sooner or later?, Poster presentation at Pediatric Academic Societies international meeting, Baltimore, MD, 2019
Hadjiev J, Bauer S, Nelson A, Porada K, Lye, P, Hospitalists Communication with Referring Providers: Building Skills for Collaborative Triage, Poster presentation at Pediatric Academic Societies international meeting, Baltimore, MD, 2019
 

COMMITTEE SERVICE:
Medical College of Wisconsin
2016 - Present Member, Quality Improvement Committee, Pediatrics, Hospital Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin
2016 - Present Member, Pediatric Residency Program Evaluation Committee/Clinical Competency Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
2020 - Present Member, Pediatric Hospital Medicine Fellowship Clinical Competency Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
 

MEDICAL COLLEGE TEACHING ACTIVITIES:
Medical Student Education
2016 - Present Foundations of Clinical Medicine. Lead small group sessions on aspects of the physical exam and patient interview with 1st year medical students. Provide written and verbal feedback on patient interactions and documentation.
2017 - Present Bench-To-Bedside. Lead clinical case discussions with 2nd year medical students with a focus on critical thinking and developing a differential diagnosis. Provide written and verbal feedback to students on clinical reasoning and documentation
 

EXTRAMURAL TEACHING:
Medical Student Education
2014 - 2016 Teaching Selective Resident Rater. Observed Sr. Medical students instructing junior medical students on history and physical exam skills. Provided direct, individualized feedback on teaching skills
2015 Medical Student Exam Skills Sessions. Guided small group sessions on aspects of the physical exam and patient interview with 1st and 2nd year medical students. Topics included the cranial nerve exam, ear exam and substance abuse conversations.
 

MCW STUDENTS, FACULTY, RESIDENTS AND CLINICAL/RESEARCH FELLOWS MENTORED:
Medical Students
Akagi, N, Fagbemi, O, MCW, 2017 - 2018 Writing and publication of case report
Hayes, J, MCW, 2018 - 2019 Clinical research mentorship in project design, data interpretation, and abstract writing that resulted in acceptance for poster presentations at national and international pediatric conferences
 
Residents
Dillman S, MCW, 10/2016 - 07/2017 Clinical case poster presentation
Muganda G, MCW, 06/2017 - 03/2018 Writing and publication of case report
Blonsky S, MCW, 11/2017 - 07/2018 Clinical case poster presentation
Muganda G, MCW, 07/2018 - Present Professor Rounds case presentation
Palmer B, MCW, 12/2018 - 07/2019 Clinical case oral presentation
Roenius M Collins J, MCW, 09/2019 - 03/2020 Clinical case poster presentation
 

EXTRAMURAL STUDENTS, FACULTY, RESIDENTS, AND CLINICAL/RESEARCH FELLOWS MENTORED:
Clinical/Research Fellows
Palmer B, CHLA, 09/2019 - 05/2020
 

PROGRAMMATIC DEVELOPMENTS:
Educational Programs
Faculty
2018 - Present Pediatric Hospital Medicine curriculum development
 
 
Clinical Programs
2018 - Present Development and expansion of Pediatric Hospital Medicine advanced practice provider team
 
 


BIBLIOGRAPHY
Refereed Journal Publications/Original Papers
1. Palmer, B, Nelson, AM. Respiratory Distress and Vomiting in a One Month Old Boy. Pediatrics in Review, 2021; 42(3)158-160. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1542/pir.2020-0017
2. Nelson A, Fox J, Toth H, Stephany A. Ramping Up a Pediatric Hospital Medicine Advanced Practice Provider Team Rapidly. Hospital Topics, 2020; DOI: 10.1080/00185868.2020.1848397
3. Muganda, GN, Akagi, NE, Fagbemi, OD, Chusid, MJ, Nelson, AM. Rapid Therapeutic Response of Eosinophilic Meningoencephalitis in a Toddler with Baylisascaris procyonis Infection. Wisconsin Medical Journal, 2018; 117(3)"130-132.
 
Books, Chapters, and Reviews
1. Zink, Therese (ed), Becoming a Doctor: Reflections by Minnesota Medical Students, "My grandmother's decision." Minneapolis, MN: University of MN, 2011. Print, p15., 2011
 
Abstracts
1. Dillman S, Nelson A, Atypical CSF Findings in the Setting of Presumed Guillain-Barre Syndrome., Poster presentation at Pediatric Hospital Medicine national meeting, Nashville, TN, 2017
2. Nelson A, Fox J, Porada K, Anibaba F, Stephany A, Toth H, Rapidly Building a Pediatric Hospital Medicine Advanced Practice Provider Team in Collaboration with Existing PICU and ED Practitioners., Poster presentation at Society of Hospital Medicine National meeting, Orlando, FL, 2018
3. Nelson A, Fox J, Porada K, Anibaba F, Stephany A, Toth H, Rapidly Building a Pediatric Hospital Medicine Advanced Practice Provider Team in Collaboration with Existing PICU and ED Practitioners., Poster presentation at Pediatric Academic Societies international meeting, Toronto, CA, 2018
4. Blonsky S, Nelson A, A rash of rashes: Orf infection, cellulitis and an id reaction. , Poster presentation at Pediatric Hospital Medicine national meeting, Atlanta, GA, 2018
5. Hayes J, Kaeppler C, Bauer S, Anibaba F, Porada K, Nelson A. Timing of Renal Ultrasound for First Febrile UTI in Young Children: Sooner or later?, Poster presentation at Pediatric Academic Societies international meeting, Baltimore, MD, 2019.
6. Hadjiev J, Bauer S, Nelson A, Porada K, Lye P. Hospitalists Communication with Referring Providers: Building Skills for Collaborative Triage. Poster presentation at Pediatric Academic Societies international meeting, Baltimore, MD, 2019.
7. Hayes J, Kaeppler C, Bauer S, Anibaba F, Porada K, Nelson A. Timing of Renal Ultrasound for First Febrile UTI in Young Children: Sooner or later?, Poster presentation at Pediatric Hospital Medicine national meeting, Seattle, WA, 2019.
8. Hadjiev J, Bauer S, Nelson A, Porada K, Lye P. Hospitalists Communication with Referring Providers: Building Skills for Collaborative Triage. Poster presentation at Pediatric Hospital Medicine national meeting, Seattle, WA, 2019.
9. Swartz, S; Cotter, L; Nelson, A; Pickett, M; Porada, K; Heffner, V. Cellulitis in Young Infants: A Survey Study on Management Practices. Abstract published at SHM Converge 2021. Abstract 145. Journal of Hospital Medicine.