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Rebecca Cady

Risk Management Society names Rebecca Cady as Risk Manager of the Year

RIMS, the risk management society™, has announced Rebecca F. Cady, vice president and chief risk officer of Children’s National Health System in Washington D.C., as the 2018 RIMS Risk Manager of the Year. The award will be presented to Ms. Cady at a ceremonial breakfast at RIMS 2018 Annual Conference & Exhibition on April 17 in San Antonio.

Prescription Drug Labels Provide Scant Dosing Guidance for Obese Kids

A study conducted at Children’s National Health System in conjunction with the Food and Drug Administration’s Center for Drug Evaluation and Research surveyed pediatric medical and clinical pharmacology reviews under the FDA Amendments Act of 2007 and the FDA Safety and Innovation Act of 2012.

Advanced MRI Can Detect Placental Perfusion Abnormalities in Pregnancies Complicated by Fetal CHD

In pregnancies complicated by fetal congenital heart disease, global placental perfusion was significantly decreased and regional variation of placental perfusion significantly increased as pregnancies progressed, findings that point to non-invasive imaging providing an early warning of placental dysfunction. A Children’s National Health System research team is thought to be the first to report non-invasive, whole placenta perfusion imaging in utero in a study published online Nov. 23, 2017 in Scientific Reports.