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#32: PHM 2021: The Highlight Reel

August 18, 2021 | By



Enjoy this special episode from the Pediatric Hospital Medicine Conference 2021 with guest host Dr. Tony Tarchichi. From febrile infants to FOMO, we discuss conference highlights and our favorite clinical pearls.




  • Producers: Jessica Hane, MD, Becca Raymond-Kolker, MD
  • Cover Art: Chris Chiu, MD
  • Hosts: Chris Chiu, MD
  • Editor: Justin Berk, MD; Clair Morgan of
  • Guest host: Tony Tarchichi, MD


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PHM 2021: The Highlight Reel

Resources and Citations

  1. PHM 2021 Virtual Conference: #PHM22 will be held Jul 28-31, 2022 at Disney World! 
  2. PHM from Pittsburgh hosted by Dr. Tony Tarchichi 
  3. Make our Schools Safe founded by Dr. Ilan Alhadeff and Lori Alhadeff
  4. Febrile Infants 8 to 60 Days Old (Pantell et al, 2021)
  5. #GiveHerAReasonToStay in Healthcare Campaign by Dr. Julie Silver
  6. Choosing Wisely in Pediatric Hospital Medicine
  7. Time to Positivity of Blood Cultures: Is 36 Hours Enough? (Lefebvre et al, 2017)
  8. Dr. Paul Sax’s HIV and ID Observations Blog 
  9. Neonatal Early-Onset Sepsis Calculator
  10. Resources from the PHM plenary Structural Racism and Medicine: Moving from Awareness to Action by Dr. Nate Chomilo:
    1. Raising Race Conscious Children
    2. Embrace Race
    3. The Impact of Racism on Child and Adolescent Health (Trent et al, 2019)
    4. Racism and Its Harmful Effects on Nondominant Racial-Ethnic Youth and Youth-Serving Providers (Svetaz et al, 2018)
  11. Advancing the Evidence Base in the Care of Term and Late Preterm Infants (Loyal et al, 2021)

Detailed show notes are not available for this episode due to rapid turnaround time.


Listeners will hear about top clinical pearls and highlights from the Pediatric Hospital Medicine 2021 (#PHM21) virtual conference.

Learning objectives

After listening to this episode listeners will…  

  1. Be familiar with the latest topics in pediatric hospital medicine
  2. Consider how these pearls and studies will change their current clinical practice


Dr. Tarchichi reports no relevant financial disclosures. The Cribsiders report no relevant financial disclosures. 


Hane J, Raymond-Kolker B, Tarchichi T, Masur S, Chiu C, Berk J. “PHM 2021: The Highlight Reel.” The Cribsiders Pediatric Podcast. https:/ August 18, 2021.

Note: This episode will not be available for CME/MOC credit due to rapid turnaround time.


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