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CURRICULUM VITAE

Vanessa Mcfadden MD
Assistant Professor
Department of Pediatrics
Division of Hospitalist

OFFICE ADDRESS:
MCW Business Group
8701 Watertown Plank Rd
Milwaukee, WI 53226

EDUCATION:
09/2002 - 05/2006 B.A. Community Health, Brown University, Providence, RI
07/2003 - 08/2003 Summer Medical Education Program, Yale University, New Haven, CT
06/2006 - 05/2014 MD/PhD, University of Illinois at Chicago, Medical Scientist Training Program, PhD in Microbiology/Immunology, Chicago, IL

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING AND FELLOWSHIP APPOINTMENTS:
06/2004 - 08/2004 MSTP Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA
06/2005 - 08/2005 Summer Internship Program, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA
07/2014 - 06/2017 Resident, Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals (MCWAH), 999 N. 92nd St., Suite 730, Milwaukee, WI 53226
06/2018 - 12/2018 Trauma Effective Leadership Certificate, University of Minnesota
09/2018 Academic Hospitalist Academy Level 1, Society of Hospital Medicine
11/2018 Leadership Academy - Strategic Essentials, Society of Hospital Medicine
02/2019 Quality and Safety Educators Academy, Society of Hospital Medicine
04/2019 Evidence Based Medicine Workshop (invited to be a tutor trainee in 2020), Duke University, Durham, NC
05/2019 - Present Research Scholars Program, Academic Pediatric Association
09/2019 Academic Hospitalist Academy Level 2, Society of Hospital Medicine
05/2020 - 05/2021 Health Services Research Academy, Children's Hospital Association
04/2021 - Present PHM Advancing Leaders through Mentorship (PALM) 2021, Section of Hospital Medicine, American Academy of Pediatrics
04/2021 Leadership Capstone Course, Society of Hospital Medicine

FACULTY APPOINTMENTS:
07/2017 - 06/2018 Chief Resident, Pediatrics, Hospital Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Children's Corporate Center, Suite C560, P.O. Box 1997, Milwaukee, WI 53201
07/2018 - Present Assistant Professor, Hospital Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, 999 N. 92 Street, Milwaukee, WI 53226

ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS:
07/2019 - Present Unit-Based Medical Director (Units C4 and W11), Hospital Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, 999 N. 92nd Street, Suite 560, Wauwatosa, WI 53226
07/2019 - Present Associate Chief, Hospital Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, 999 N. 92nd Street, Suite 560, Wauwatosa, WI 53226

EDUCATIONAL ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS:
07/2017 - 06/2018 Chief Resident, Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, 999 N. 92nd St., Suite 730, Milwaukee, WI 53226
01/2020 - Present Research Director, Pediatric Hospital Medicine Fellowship, Hospital Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, 999 N. 92nd Street, Suite 560, Wauwatosa, WI 53226

RESEARCH ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS:
01/2004 - 09/2005 Handsearching and processing of CENTRAL submissions, Cochrane Center at Brown University, Providence, RI

HOSPITAL STAFF PRIVILEGES:
07/2017 - Present Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, 9000 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee, WI 53226

SPECIALTY BOARDS AND CERTIFICATION:
Board Certified
Issue DateExpiration
American Board of Pediatrics
10/2017
None
 
Certificates
Issued By Issue DateExpiration
PALS
AHA
08/2020
08/2022
CPR/AED
AHA
08/2020
08/2022
Trauma Effective Leadership certificate - currently enrolled
None
2018 SHM Leadership Academy
None
2018 Academic Hospitalist Academy
None
 

Licensure
Number Issue DateExpiration
Wisconsin License
64541-20
09/08/2021
10/31/2023
 

AWARDS AND HONORS:
1997 Presidential Service Award Nominee
1998 Prudential Spirit of Community Distinguished Finalist for SC
2001 Bausch + Lomb Science Award
2002 Yi-Cha Lee Math Award and George C. Whiteley, Jr. prize for interest and excellence in all sciences
2002 - 2006 Youth Foundation’s Hadden Scholarship Recipient (awarded maximum amount and renewed all 4 years)
04/05/2005 Best Undergraduate Research Poster Presentation, Brown University Public Health Research Day
06/2015 Surfboards: Pediatric Board Prep Competition Winner for 2014-15 year
03/2016 Association of Medical School Pediatric Department Chairs (AMSPDC) Frontiers in Science selected attendee
2016 Jessica S. Lin Award for Clinical Excellence by a Resident Physician Nominee
2017 Travel grant recipient for the 2017 Pediatric Hospital Medicine (PHM) national conference, Society of Hospital Medicine
05/2019 Academic Pediatric Association Research Scholars Program - One of ten scholars chosen from national search, Academic Pediatric Association
2019 MCW's Outstanding Medical Student Teacher for 2018-2019, Medical College of Wisconsin, Department of Pediatrics
2019 Expert Teacher - selected from less than 10% of the Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin, Department of Pediatrics

MEMBERSHIPS IN HONORARY AND PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:
2014 - Present American Academy of Pediatrics (member)
2016 - Present Society of Hospital Medicine (member)
2016 - Present Academic Pediatric Association (member)

EDITORSHIPS/EDITORIAL BOARDS/JOURNAL REVIEWS:
Editorship
01/2018 - Present Pediatric Hospital Medicine (PHM) Research and Clinical Abstract Reviewer
01/2018 - Present Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM) Research Abstract Reviewer
11/2018 - Present Pediatric Hospital Medicine (PHM) Content Proposal Reviewer
01/2019 - Present Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) Research Abstract Reviewer
03/2020 Hospital Pediatrics Journal, Invited Reviewer
05/2020 Hospital Pediatrics Journal, Invited Reviewer
06/2020 Hospital Pediatrics Journal, Invited Reviewer
08/2020 Hospital Pediatrics Journal, Invited Reviewer
08/2020 Journal of Adolescent Health, Invited Reviewer
09/2020 Journal of Adolescent Health, Invited Reviewer
09/2020 Hospital Pediatrics Journal, Invited Reviewer
09/2020 Journal of Pediatric Intensive Care, Invited Reviewer
11/2020 Hospital Pediatrics Journal, Invited Reviewer
05/2021 Hospital Pediatrics Journal, Invited Reviewer
08/2021 Hospital Pediatrics Journal, Invited Reviewer

LOCAL/REGIONAL APPOINTED LEADERSHIP AND COMMITTEE POSITIONS:
09/2006 - 05/2008 Elected Member, MSTP Student Advisory Committee, University of Illinois at Chicago Medical School
03/2011 - 07/2012 Selected Student Representative, Gold Humanism Honor Society Application Committee, University of Illinois at Chicago Medical School
12/2011 - 06/2013 Selected Coordinator, MSTP Back to M3 Refresher Course, University of Illinois MSTP
01/2012 - 05/2012 Selected Student Representative, Research Awards Committee, University of Illinois at Chicago Medical School
01/2015 - 12/2016 Selected Resident Representative, Program Director Search Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin Pediatrics Residency
07/2015 - 06/2018 Founding Member, RN/MD Council, Medical College of Wisconsin Pediatrics Residency
08/2015 - 02/2016 Co-Chair, Recruitment Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin Pediatrics Residency
07/2016 - 06/2018 Selected Resident Member, Program Evaluation Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin Pediatrics Residency
10/2017 - Present Selected Champion and Core Implementation Team Appointed Member, Trauma informed approach / Fostering futures initiative, Medical College of Wisconsin Pediatrics Residency
07/2018 - 12/2020 Appointed Co-Lead, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin Sepsis Group Initiative, Children's Wisconsin
07/2019 - Present Appointed Representative, Pediatric Hospital Medicine Unit-Based Medical Director for C4 and W11 Units, Children's Wisconsin and Medical College of Wisconsin
07/2019 - Present Appointed Member, Parliamentary Committee, Children's Wisconsin
09/2020 - 02/2021 Appointed Member, Search Committee for Section Chief of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin
11/2020 - Present Appointed Representative, APPD Subspecialty Pediatrics Investigator Network (SPIN), Pediatric Hospital Medicine (PHM)
02/2021 - Present Chair of Education Subcommittee (2021-2022 Term), Pediatrics Special Interest Group Executive Council, Society of Hospital Medicine
03/2021 - Present Appointed Member, Search Committee for Section Chief of Gastroenterology, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin
04/2021 - Present Selected Member, Research Committee, Society of Hospital Medicine
06/2021 - Present Director of Membership, Society of Hospital Medicine Wisconsin Chapter, Society of Hospital Medicine

NATIONAL ELECTED/APPOINTED LEADERSHIP AND COMMITTEE POSITIONS:
11/2020 - Present Representative, Pediatric Hospital Medicine (PHM) representative on the APPD Subspecialty Pediatrics Investigator Network (SPIN), Association of Pediatric Program Directors
02/2021 - Present Chair of Education Subcommittee, Pediatrics Special Interest Group Executive Council, Society of Hospital Medicine
04/2021 - Present Member, Research Committee, Society of Hospital Medicine

RESEARCH GRANTS/AWARDS/CONTRACTS/PROJECTS:
Active
Peer Review
Title:
Admitting Resident and Resident Autonomy Project, Quality Improvement (QI) Project for hospital medicine admissions at MCW/CHW
Dates:
01/2017 - Present
 
Title:
Adolescent-Derived Interventions for Vaping Cessation
Source:
Community Access to Child Health (CATCH) resident grant, American Academy of Pediatrics
Role:
Mentor
PI:
Robert Trevino and Geanina Tregoning
Dates:
03/2020 - Present
Direct Funds:
$2,000
 
Title:
Adolescent Reproductive Health Knowledge and Interest in Service Delivery in the Hospital Setting
Source:
Medical College of Wisconsin Research Affairs Committee Grant
Role:
PI
Dates:
07/2020 - Present
Direct Funds:
$32,787
 
Prior
Peer Review
Title:
MSTP Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship, Dr. Greenberg’s lab at University of California San Diego
Dates:
06/2004 - 08/2004
 
Title:
Summer Internship Program at Harvard School of Public Health, Conducted research in Dr. Jay Mizgerd’s lab on Streptococcus vs E coli pneumonia
Dates:
06/2005 - 08/2005
 
Title:
Transcriptional Regulation of Hepatitis B Virus
Source:
NIH Fellowship - F31 National Research Service Award – Individual Fellowship
Role:
PhD student Principal Investigator
PI:
Dr. Alan McLachlan
Dates:
08/2009 - 05/2012
 
Title:
Outcomes of Children and Adolescents with AML treated with Zinecard
PI:
Dr. Nathan Schloemer and Dr. Michael Burke at MCW
Dates:
06/2014 - 06/2017
 
Title:
PRIME (Psychological Response to International Medical Electives) Project
Source:
American Academy of Pediatrics Resident Research Grant
Role:
Resident principal investigator
PI:
Dr. Nicole St Clair
Dates:
07/01/2016 - 06/30/2018
Direct Funds:
$3,000
 
Title:
Resident Phone Triage Project, Quality Improvement Project
Role:
Co-investigator
Dates:
01/2017 - 03/2021
 
Title:
Inpatient Delivery of Adolescent Reproductive Health Services
Source:
CATCH (Community Access to Child Health) grant through the American Academy of Pediatrics
Role:
Principal investigator
Dates:
07/01/2017 - 02/2019
Direct Funds:
$2,000
 
Title:
PRIME (Psychological Response to International Medical Electives)
Role:
Site Principal Investigator for Medical College of Wisconsin
Dates:
01/2019 - 03/2020
 
Title:
Provision of Adolescent Reproductive Health Services in the Hospital Setting
Source:
Improving Health in Kids Recognition Fund, Children’s Wisconsin
Role:
Principal Investigator
Dates:
02/2019 - 03/2020
Direct Funds:
$10,000
 
Non-Peer Review
Title:
Drug-related Deaths of Undetermined Intent
Role:
This project was done through the Rhode Island Medical Examiner’s office and Brown University and was the basis of my honors thesis.
Dates:
09/2005 - 06/2006
 

INVITED LECTURES/WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
Local
Vanessa McFadden MD, PhD, Professor Rounds Case Presentation, Hospital-Wide Noon Conference, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, 08/11/2016
Vanessa McFadden, MD, PhD, Schwartz Rounds Panelist, Hospital-Wide Ethics Noon Conference, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, 03/02/2017
Vanessa McFadden, MD, PhD, Families in Medicine Panel, Pediatric Residency Noon Conferences, Medical College of Wisconsin, 05/2019
Vanessa McFadden, MD, PhD, Research in Your Career Series, Pediatric Residency Noon Conferences, Medical College of Wisconsin, 08/2019
McCarthy J, McFadden V, Stephany A, Case Write Ups – Getting the Most Out of Your Work, Pediatric Residency Noon Conferences, Medical College of Wisconsin, 10/2019
Vanessa McFadden, MD, PhD, Surfboards- Board Prep Series, Pediatric Residency Noon Conferences, Medical College of Wisconsin, 11/2019
Vanessa McFadden, MD, PhD, Research Strategies and Grant Writing Session, Pediatric Adolescent Medicine Fellow Lecture Series, Medical College of Wisconsin, 08/2020
Thompson N, McFadden V, Redfern W, Sepsis Data and Resources Update, Department of Pediatrics Grand Rounds, Medical College of Wisconsin, 09/2020
Vanessa McFadden, MD, PhD, Surfboards- Board Prep Series, Pediatric Residency Noon Conferences, Medical College of Wisconsin, 09/2020
Vanessa McFadden, MD, PhD, Research in Residency, Pediatric Residency Noon Conferences- Hospital Medicine Track Session, Medical College of Wisconsin, 10/2020
 
Regional
Vanessa McFadden, MD, PhD, Dangerous Dares and The Challenges of Social Media, Pediatric Nursing Conference, Children’s Wisconsin, 10/2021
 

PEER REVIEWED WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
Local
McFadden Vanessa, MD, PhD, Stephany Alyssa, MD, Schmitz Anna, MD, Mehta S., MD, Pickett M., MD, I'm Too Sexy For My... Taking A Sexual History In The Hospital Setting To Capitalize On A Missed Opportunity, Poster Presentation at MCW Research Day, Medical College of Wisconsin, 09/24/2018
 
Regional
Vanessa McFadden, MD, Sabrina Butteris, MD, Tifany Frazer, MPH, Ashley Hines, Zahra Ismail, Jacquelyn Kuzminski, MD, Melodee Nugent, MA, Pippa Simpson, PhD, Samantha Wilson, PhD, Nicole E St Clair, MD, Reliability of a Tool to Measure Culture Shock in Medical Trainees – Project PRIME (Psychological Response to International Medical Electives) Pilot Study, Oral presentation at Global Health Symposium, University of Wisconsin Madison, 03/30/2016
Vanessa McFadden MD, PhD, Inpatient Delivery of Reproductive Health Services, Poster Presentation at 2018 Best Practices in Pediatrics and Pediatric Emergency Medicine Conference, Wisconsin Dells, WI, 03/01/2018 - 03/03/2018
McFadden V, Schmitz A, Weigert R, Mehta S, Dokken P, Stephany A, Pickett M, Addressing Reproductive Health in Hospitalized Adolescents – A Missed Opportunity, Pediatric Hospital Medicine Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA, 07/2018
Kosasih M, Liegl M, Pan A, McFadden V, Adolescents Hospitalized for Poisoning: Who are they?, Poster Presentation, Accepted to SHM: Hospital Medicine 2021, 2021
 
National
Vanessa Reese and Alan McLachlan PhD, Poster Presentation at American Society of Microbiology (ASM) 111th Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA, 05/21/2011 - 05/24/2011
Vanessa McFadden, MD, Sabrina Butteris, MD, Tifany Frazer, MPH, Ashley Hines, Zahra Ismail, Jacquelyn Kuzminski, MD, Melodee Nugent, MA, Pippa Simpson, PhD, Samantha Wilson, PhD, Nicole E St Clair, MD, Reliability of a Tool to Measure Culture Shock in Medical Trainees – Project PRIME (Psychological Response to International Medical Electives) Pilot Study, Trainee Poster Presentation at Association of Pediatric Program Directors (APPD), 03/30/2016 - 04/02/2016
Molly Brickler, BSN, MSN, Nathan J Schloemer, MD, Yumei Cao,PhD, Raymond Hoffmann, PhD, Vanessa McFadden, MD, PhD, Joseph Block, MD, Richard Tower II MD, MS, Michael Burke, MD, Administration of Dexrazoxane Improves Cardiac Outcomes in Children and Young Adults with Acute Myeloid Leukemia While Maintaining Survival Outcomes, Poster Presentation at American Society of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology (ASPHO) 29th Annual Meeting, Minneapolis, MN, 05/11/2016 - 05/14/2016
Vanessa McFadden MD, PhD, Alyssa Stephany MD, Asthmatic with Respiratory Distress: Analyzing Beyond Asthma, Oral Presentation at Pediatric Hospital Medicine (PHM) conference, Nashville, TN, 07/20/2017 - 07/23/2017
Vanessa McFadden MD, PhD, Alyssa Stephany MD, Danita Hahn, MD, Ending a Resident’s Perception: Edification by Enterovirus, Poster Presentation at Pediatric Hospital Medicine (PHM) Conference, Nashville, TN, 07/20/2017 - 07/23/2017
Vanessa McFadden MD, PhD, Nicole St Clair MD on behalf of Project PRIME Investigators (Arteaga G, Bothe D, Butteris S, Conway J, Fischer P, Lauden S, McFadden V, Merry S, Pitt M, Rosenman J, Schubert C, St Clair N, Warrick S, Watts J, Westwater M, Wilson S), Trainee Motivations for Pursuing Global Health Electives, Mini-Podium Presentation at Association of Pediatric Program Directors (APPD), 03/20/2018 - 03/23/2018
Vanessa McFadden MD, PhD, Alyssa Stephany MD, Asthmatic with Respiratory Distress: Analyzing Beyond Asthma, Poster Presentation at 2018 Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM) Conference, Orlando, FL, 04/08/2018 - 04/11/2018
Vanessa McFadden MD, PhD, Alyssa Stephany MD, Danita Hahn MD, Ending a Resident’s Perception: Edification by Enterovirus, Poster Presentation at 2018 Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM) conference, Orlando, FL, 04/08/2018 - 04/11/2018
Vanessa McFadden MD, PhD, Alyssa Stephany, MD, Adolescent Hospitalizations Due To Ingestion – Areas for Improvement, Poster presentation at Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) Meeting, 05/05/2018 - 05/08/2018
Timothy Rogers MD, Vanessa McFadden MD, PhD, A Nidus for Otitis: When an Ear Infection can Excite Us, Oral Presentation at Pediatric Hospital Medicine (PHM) Conference, Nashville, TN, 07/19/2018 - 07/22/2018
Bauer S, Kaeppler C, McFadden V, Madhani K, Weigert R, Porada K, Letting Residents Lead: Triage Curriculum for Admission Calls, Electronic Poster Presentation, Pediatric Hospital Medicine Annual Conference, Seattle, WA, 07/2018
McFadden Vanessa, MD, PhD, Stephany Alyssa, MD, Schmitz Anna, MD, Mehta S., MD, Pickett M., MD, I’m Too Sexy For My … Taking A Sexual History In The Hospital Setting To Capitalize On A Missed Opportunity, Poster Presentation at AAP National Conference and Exhibition, Orlando, FL, 11/02/2018 - 11/06/2018
Bauer S, Kaeppler C, McFadden V, Weigert R, Porada K, Pager Triage Training Increases Resident Confidence and the Efficiency of the Admission Process, Poster Presentation at the American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference and Exhibition, Orlando, FL, 11/2018
McFadden V, Porada K, and Stephany A, The Dreaded Adolescent Ingestion Patients … Who Are They, Poster Presentation at the Society of Hospital Medicine Annual Meeting, National Harbor, MD, 03/2019
Agrawal P, McFadden V, PVCs in Parechovirus: When The Tachycardia Doesn’t Tally Up, Poster Presentation at the Society of Hospital Medicine Annual Meeting, National Harbor, MD, 03/2019
Mehta S, Porada K and McFadden V, Snap This: Utilizing Social Media As A Tool For Reproductive Health Awareness In The Hospital Setting, Poster Presentation at Society of Hospital Medicine Annual Meeting (Innovation Category Finalist), National Harbor, MD, 03/2019
McFadden V, Schmitz A, Mehta S, Porada K, Stephany A, Pickett M, Let’s Talk About Sex …Increasing Provision of Reproductive Health Services to Hospitalized Patients, Poster Presentation at Society of Hospital Medicine Annual Meeting, National Harbor, MD, 03/2019
McFadden V, Redfern W, Theilke R, Grosel M, and Thompson N., Making Data Manageable: Harnessing Data Power for Good, Poster Presentation at Children’s Hospital Association (CHA) Improving Pediatric Sepsis Outcomes (IPSO) Workshop, Dallas, TX, 12/2019
McFadden V., Let’s Talk about Sex: The Critical Need to Address Sexual Health Needs in the Hospital Setting and Lessons Learned from a Successful Initiative, Quick Talk Presentation at Society of Hospital Medicine Annual Meeting, Meeting canceled due to COVID-19 concerns, 03/2020
Moore E, McFadden V, A Missed Opportunity in Cancer Prevention: Delivery of the Human Papillomavirus Vaccine in a Hospital Setting, Poster Presentation at Society of Hospital Medicine Annual Meeting, Cancelled due to COVID-19 Concerns, 03/2020
Stefanko N, Yale S, McCarthy P, McFadden V, McCarthy J, Severe Methemoglobinemia Due to Topical Dapsone Misuse in a Teenage Girl, Poster Presentation at Society of Hospital Medicine Annual Meeting, Meeting canceled due to COVID-19 concerns, 03/2020
McFadden V, Let’s Talk about Sex: Adolescent Sexual Health for the Pediatric Hospitalist, Didactic Presentation at Pediatric Hospital Medicine Annual Conference, Buena Vista, FL, Meeting canceled due to COVID-19 concerns, 07/2020
Yale S, McFadden V, A “dab” of this, a “drip” of that: Vaping 101 for Pediatric Hospitalists, Didactic Presentation, Pediatric Hospital Medicine Annual Conference, Buena Vista, FL, Meeting canceled due to COVID-19 concerns, 07/2020
McCarthy P, McFadden V, Porada K, Pronko K, Stephany A, Yale S,, Let’s Write It Up: Preparing Successful Clinical Vignettes for Hospitalists, Workshop at Pediatric Hospital Medicine Annual Conference, Lake Buena Vista, FL, Meeting canceled due to COVID-19 concerns, 07/2020
Hadjiev J, Liljestrom T, McFadden V, Porada K, Stephany A, Behavioral Huddles – Pediatric Hospitalists Challenges in Caring for Complex Psychiatric Patients, Poster Presentation at Pediatric Hospital Medicine Annual Conference, Lake Buena Vista, FL, Meeting canceled due to COVID-19 concerns, 07/2020
Trevino R, McLellan A, Akande O, Sipahi R, Wood A, McFadden V, Schuh A, Professional Identity Formation in a Pediatric Residency Program, Accepted to Learn Serve Lead 2021: The AAMC Annual Meeting, Virtual, 11/2021
Porada K, Mehta S, Liegl M, Pan A, McFadden V, Having THE Talk: Adolescents’ Perspectives Reveal Need for Improvement in Hospital-Based Sexual Health Care, Poster Presentation, Accepted to SHM: Hospital Medicine 2021, 2021
 
International
Nicole E St Clair, MD, Vanessa McFadden, MD, Sabrina Butteris, MD, Tifany Frazer, MPH, Ashley Hines, Zahra Ismail, Jacquelyn Kuzminski, MD, Melodee Nugent, MA, Pippa Simpson, PhD, Samantha Wilson, PhD, Reliability of a Tool to Measure Culture Shock in Medical Trainees During Global Health Electives, Poster Presentation at Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) meeting, 04/30/2016 - 05/03/2016
McFadden V, Schmitz A, Weigert R, Mehta S, Dokken P, Stephany A, Pickett M, Addressing Reproductive Health in Hospitalized Adolescents – A Missed Opportunity, Poster Presentation at Pediatric Academic Societies meeting, 05/05/2018 - 05/08/2018
Vanessa McFadden MD, PhD, Nicole St Clair MD on behalf of Project PRIME Investigators (Arteaga G, Bothe D, Butteris S, Conway J, Fischer P, Lauden S, McFadden V, Merry S, Pitt M, Rosenman J, Schubert C, St Clair N, Warrick S, Watts J, Westwater M, Wilson S), Trainee Motivations for Pursuing Global Health Electives, Poster Presentation at Pediatric Academic Societies (PAS) Meeting, Toronto, CAN, 05/05/2018 - 05/08/2018
McFadden V, Schmitz A, Weigert R, Mehta S, Dokken P, Stephany A, Pickett M, Addressing Reproductive Health in Hospitalized Adolescents – A Missed Opportunity, Poster Presentation at Pediatric Hospital Medicine (PHM) Conference, Toronto, CAN, 07/19/2018 - 07/22/2018
McFadden V, Schmitz A, Mehta S, Porada K, Stephany A, Pickett M, Let’s Talk About Sex …Increasing Provision of Reproductive Health Services to Hospitalized Patients, Poster Presentation at Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting, Baltimore, MD, 04/2019
Porada K, Gundacker C, McFadden V, Mejia C, Petska H, The Harmed and Healing: Trauma Experiences, Knowledge, and Attitudes within a Large Academic Pediatric Department, Poster Presentation at Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting, Baltimore, MD, 04/2019
Mehta S, Porada K and McFadden V, Snap This: Utilizing Social Media As A Tool For Reproductive Health Awareness In The Hospital Setting, Poster Presentation at Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting, Baltimore, MD, 04/2019
Schafer M, Paul R, De Souza H G, Riggs R, Richardson T, Conlon P, Duffy S, Foster L, Gunderson J, Hahn D, Hall D, Hatcher L, Hess L, Kirkpatrick L, Kunar J, Lockwood J, Lowerre T, McFadden V, Raghavan A, Rizzi J, Stephen R, Stokes S, Workman J, Kandil S, Characteristics of Sepsis in the Pediatric General Care Setting, Platform Presentation, Accepted to Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting 2021, Virtual, 2021
Kosasih M, Liegl M, Pan A, McFadden V, Characteristics of Adolescent Ingestion Hospitalizations Focusing on Factors Associated with Intensive Care Unit Stay, Poster Presentation, Accepted to Pediatric Academic Societies Meeting 2021, Virtual, 2021
 

COMMITTEE SERVICE:
Medical College of Wisconsin
07/2014 - 06/2017 Resident Representative, Residency Advisory Program committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
09/2015 - 06/2018 Resident then Chief Resident Representative, Handoff Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
07/2017 - Present Committee member (interview residency applicants and review applicants for rank day), Intern Selection Committee, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin
07/2018 - Present Member, Nights Committee, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin
01/2019 - 07/2019 Member, Educational Advisory Committee, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin
05/2019 - 08/2020 Member, Skin and Soft Tissue Infection Clinical Practice Guideline Workgroup, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin
07/2019 - Present Member, Suspected Child Abuse and Neglect Committee, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin
07/2019 - 12/2020 Member, Quality Improvement Committee, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin
09/2019 - 01/2020 Member, Social Determinants of Health Advisory Committee, Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Wisconsin
11/2019 - Present Core Faculty, Pediatric Hospital Medicine Fellowship, Medical College of Wisconsin
 
Hospital
12/2016 - 06/2018 Resident then Chief Resident Representative, Patient and Family Centered Rounds Committee, Children's Wisconsin
07/2017 - 06/2018 Chief Resident Representative, Bronchiolitis Workgroup, Children's Wisconsin
07/2017 - 06/2018 Chief Resident Representative, PHM-Ortho-SNP Partnership Workgroup, Children's Wisconsin
07/2017 - 06/2018 Chief Resident Representative, Discharge Optimization Team, Children's Wisconsin
12/2017 - Present Committee Member, Hospital Intake Impact Integration Team Committee, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin
07/2018 - Present Workgroup Member, CHW Antibiotic Workgroup, Children's Wisconsin
09/2018 - Present Committee Member, Epilepsy Monitoring Unit Committee, Children's Wisconsin
07/2019 - Present Member, Parliamentary Committee, Children's Wisconsin
06/2020 - 11/2020 Member, Epic Refuel H&P Documentation Subgroup, Children's Wisconsin
 

MEDICAL COLLEGE TEACHING ACTIVITIES:
Medical Student Education
07/2018 - Present H&P grader for MS-3s during their pediatric ward rotation
07/2018 - Present Night teaching, teaching session for medical students and residents on overnight, approximately 25 sessions per year
07/2018 - Present Invited Expert, Pediatric Morning Report, Case conference for interns/students, 1-hour session weekly
07/2018 - 12/2018 Pediatric Clerkship H&P Reader, weekly review/feedback for students while on rotation (4 students for each rotation)
08/2019 - Present Coach, Longitudinal Coaching Pilot, Coach for 4 medical students - monthly 1-hour group sessions, monthly 1-hour faculty development sessions and every other month 1-hour individual sessions with each student
09/2019 M1 Foundations of Clinical Medicine, Facilitator, Social History Session
11/2019 M2 Bench to Bedside Clinical Reasoning Exercise Facilitator
06/2020 - Present M3 Student H&P Observation Project, Observer
 
Resident and Fellow Education
08/2016 Presenter for Global Health TRAIN (Track Residents As Instructors at Noon) session
07/2017 - Present Facilitator for Serious Senior Surfing pediatric board prep series, 2 1-hour sessions first year, 4 1-hour sessions in the second year, increased due to resident request, 5 sessions in third year and 4 sessions in fourth year
07/2017 - Present Faculty facilitator and evaluator for monthly resident journal club
07/2017 - 06/2018 Resident remediation for struggling pediatric residents
07/2017 - 06/2018 Chief resident responsible for pediatric retraining program
07/2017 - 06/2018 Moderator, course director and presenter for Intern morning report, a four times a week teaching session for first year pediatric residents and medical students
07/2017 - 06/2018 Moderator and course director for Surfboards, a pediatric board preparation course
07/2017 - 06/2018 Moderator and course director for Professor Rounds - a hospital wide noon conference presented by third year pediatric residents
03/2018 Facilitator, “GULPS”- generation of unique learning plans. Pediatric and/or Med-Peds Interns
07/2018 - Present Guest expert at intern morning report
07/2018 - Present Night teaching, teaching session for medical students and residents on overnight, approximately 25 sessions per year
07/2018 - Present Pediatric resident advisor
07/2018 - Present Invited Expert, Pediatric Morning Report, Case conference for interns/students, 1-hour session weekly
06/2019 Intern Orientation Procedure Workshop – Injections Station
06/2019 Facilitator, “SIPPS” Utilizing standardized individual patient scenarios (SIPS) to promote the generation of unique learning plans (GULPs). Pediatric and/or Med-Peds Interns
08/2020 Invited speaker, Pediatric Hospital Medicine Fellow Journal Club
12/2020 Invited facilitator, Pediatric Third Year Resident Retreat Communication Workshop
02/2021 Invited facilitator, Poster Workshop for Joint Fellowship Curriculum
06/2021 Intern Orientation Procedure Workshop – Lumbar Puncture Station
06/2021 Facilitator, “SIPPS” Utilizing Standardized individual patient scenarios (SIPS) to promote the generation of unique learning plans (GULPs). Pediatric and/or Med-Peds Interns
09/2021 SOHM PHM Fellow Conference Faculty
09/2021 Facilitator, Manuscript Writing and Editing Workshop for Joint Fellow Curriculum (for all fellows at Medical College of Wisconsin)
 
Continuing Medical Education
09/2019 Lead Discussant, Biostats Board Review, Pediatric Hospital Medicine
09/2021 Lead Discussant, Biostats Board Review, Pediatric Hospital Medicine
 

EXTRAMURAL TEACHING:
Community/Lay Public
01/2005 - 06/2006 Brown University, TA for BC 132: Survey Research in Health Care
09/2005 - 06/2006 Brown University, Brown Tutor for BI 28 (intro to Biochemistry) and BC 203 (grad level biostatistics)
01/2006 - 06/2006 Brown University, TA for BI 28: Introduction to Biochemistry
07/2006 - 08/2008 Kaplan Test Prep, MCAT Course Instructor - Prepared and instructed classroom courses on all subject areas tested on the MCAT; Positions only offered to those who score above the 90th percentile; Also taught for PCAT and GRE; Also MCAT personal tutor
 
Medical Student Education
09/2013 - 06/2014 University of Illinois at Chicago, MSTP ECM (Essentials of Clinical Medicine) Tutor - Student in last year of MSTP selected by program directors to run ECM course for MSTP students
 

MCW STUDENTS, FACULTY, RESIDENTS AND CLINICAL/RESEARCH FELLOWS MENTORED:
Medical Students
Elizabeth Moore, Medical College of Wisconsin, 12/2018 - Present Research/Pathways Mentor, Primary Preceptor for 2019 Summer Academic Program for Medical Students/Medical Student Summer Research Program, Honors in Research distinction, Awarded APA Region VI Trainee Travel Award for accepted abstract, manuscript submitted
Matthew Kosasih, Medical College of Wisconsin, 01/2020 - Present Research Mentor, Abstract accepted to SHM 2021 conference and PAS 2021 conference, manuscript in preparation. Current position: matched as pediatric anesthesia resident at Johns Hopkins
 
Residents
Sonia Mehta, Medical College of Wisconsin, 07/2017 - Present Academic and research mentor, Multiple research presentations and publications including Innovation Finalist for poster presentation at 2019 Society of Hospital Medicine annual meeting. Current position: pediatric emergency medicine fellow at Stanford
Timothy Rogers, Medical College of Wisconsin, 11/2017 - 12/2018 Academic and clinical mentor, Oral presentation at 2018 PHM meeting
Swathi Prasad, Medical College of Wisconsin, 07/2018 - Present Advisor - clinical and academic mentor, Current position: pediatric emergency medicine fellow at Medical College of Wisconsin
Lauren Titus, Medical College of Wisconsin, 07/2018 - Present Research Mentor, Manuscript published
Robert Trevino, Medical College of Wisconsin, 09/2018 - Present Research Mentor, Awarded Community Access to Child Health (CATCH) Resident Grant, Official Mentor
Anisha Arora, Medical College of Wisconsin, 07/2019 - Present Formal Advisor
Marisa Roman, Medical College of Wisconsin, 07/2020 - Present Formal Advisor
Katie Haakana, Medical College of Wisconsin, 07/2021 - Present Formal Advisor
 

COMMUNITY SERVICE ACTIVITIES:
12/2004 - 01/2005 Volunteer at Nevada Cancer Institute in Clinical Trials Office and Educational Outreach
09/2009 - Present Volunteer for Brown University Alumni Interviewing Program
09/2009 - 05/2012 Volunteer Chaperone for a Chicago Public School
09/2011 - 05/2014 Volunteer for Bear Necessities Pediatric Cancer Foundation (Selected Auxiliary Board Member)
 


BIBLIOGRAPHY
Refereed Journal Publications/Original Papers
1. Schloemer NJ, Brickler M, Hoffmann R, Pan A, Simpson P, McFadden V, Block J, Tower RL 2nd, Burke MJ. Administration of Dexrazoxane Improves Cardiac Indices in Children and Young Adults With Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) While Maintaining Survival Outcomes. J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2017 07;39(5):e254-e258. PMCID: PMC5591641
2. McFadden VC, Shalaby RE, Iram S, Oropeza CE, Landolfi JA, Lyubimov AV, Maienschein-Cline M, Green SJ, Kaestner KH, McLachlan A. Hepatic deficiency of the pioneer transcription factor FoxA restricts hepatitis B virus biosynthesis by the developmental regulation of viral DNA methylation. PLoS Pathog. 2017 02;13(2):e1006239. PMCID: PMC5342274
3. Reese VC, Oropeza CE, McLachlan A. Independent activation of hepatitis B virus biosynthesis by retinoids, peroxisome proliferators, and bile acids. J Virol. 2013 Jan;87(2):991-7. PMCID: PMC3554059
4. Ondracek CR, Rushing CN, Reese VC, Oropeza CE, McLachlan A. Peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma Coactivator 1alpha and small heterodimer partner differentially regulate nuclear receptor-dependent hepatitis B virus biosynthesis. J Virol. 2009 Dec;83(23):12535-44. PMCID: PMC2786732
5. Reese VC, Moore DD, McLachlan A. Limited effects of bile acids and small heterodimer partner on hepatitis B virus biosynthesis in vivo. J Virol. 2012 Mar;86(5):2760-8. PMCID: PMC3302260
6. Ondracek CR, Reese VC, Rushing CN, Oropeza CE, McLachlan A. Distinct regulation of hepatitis B virus biosynthesis by peroxisome proliferator-activated receptor gamma coactivator 1alpha and small heterodimer partner in human hepatoma cell lines. J Virol. 2009 Dec;83(23):12545-51. PMCID: PMC2786761
7. Reese V, Ondracek C, Rushing C, Li L, Oropeza CE, McLachlan A. Multiple nuclear receptors may regulate hepatitis B virus biosynthesis during development. Int J Biochem Cell Biol. 2011 Feb;43(2):230-7. PMCID: PMC3773232
8. Cowling RT, Zhang X, Reese VC, Iwata M, Gurantz D, Dillmann WH, Greenberg BH. Effects of cytokine treatment on angiotensin II type 1A receptor transcription and splicing in rat cardiac fibroblasts. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol. 2005 Sep;289(3):H1176-83.
9. McFadden V, Schmitz A, Porada K, Mehta S, Stephany A, Pickett M. Addressing Reproductive Health in Hospitalized Adolescents-A Missed Opportunity. J Adolesc Health. 2019 06;64(6):721-724.
10. Yale S, Stefanko N, McCarthy P, McFadden V, McCarthy J. Severe methemoglobinemia due to topical dapsone misuse in a teenage girl. Pediatr Dermatol. 2020 Mar;37(2):377-378.
11. Mehta S, Porada K, McFadden V. Did You Get My Snap? Snapchat as a Health Education Tool for Hospitalized Adolescents. J Adolesc Health. 2021 02;68(2):411-413.
12. Titus L, Stephany A, Porada K, McFadden V. Intent, Substance, and Care: Characteristics of Adolescent Ingestion Hospitalizations. Hosp Pediatr. 2021 02;11(2):160-166.
13. Bauer SC, McFadden V, Madhani K, Kaeppler C, Porada K, Weisgerber MC. Letting Residents Lead: Implementing Resident Admission Triage Call Curriculum and Practice. Hosp Pediatr. 2021 06;11(6):579-586.
14. Scott HF, Brilli RJ, Paul R, Macias CG; Niedner M, Depinet H, Richardson T, Riggs R, Gruhler H, Larsen GY, Huskins WC, Balamuth F for the Improving Pediatric Sepsis Outcomes (IPSO) Collaborative Investigators. Evaluating Pediatric Sepsis Definitions Designed for Electronic Health Record Extraction and Multicenter Quality Improvement. Critical Care Medicine (Online First, in press).
15. McFadden V, Bauer S, Porada K, Mehta S, Pickett M. Quality Initiative to Increase Delivery of Hospital-Based Adolescent Reproductive Healthcare. Accepted to Hospital Pediatrics.
16. Moore E, Bauer S, McFadden V. An Opportunity in Cancer Prevention: Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccine Delivery in the Hospital. Hospital Pediatrics. Under Review
17. Kosasih M, Liegl M, Pan A, Porada K, McFadden V. Characteristics of Severe Ingestion Hospitalizations. Hospital Pediatrics. Under Review.
18. McFadden V, Bauer SC, Porada K, Mehta S, Pickett ML. Quality Initiative to Increase Delivery of Adolescent Hospital-Based Reproductive Health Care. Hosp Pediatr. 2022 Jan 01;12(1):53-61.
 
Books, Chapters, and Reviews
1. McFadden VC. Fever chapter, In: On Call Pediatrics: On Call Series. Nocton JJ and Gedeit R. 4th edition.