This event focuses on the diagnosis of fetal renal and genitourinary anomalies and current evaluation and treatment options with discussions concerning leading therapies and the impact they have on neonatal health. Short and long-term outcomes, including need for neonatal dialysis and renal transplantation will be discussed. Course Objective: Provide fetal diagnosticians, OB/MFM physicians, neonatologists, pediatric nephrologists, pediatric urologists and pediatric surgeons with an opportunity to discuss current diagnostic methodologies, treatment strategies and postnatal care.
Dr. Bondoc is an Assistant Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center. In addition to his role as a Pediatric General Surgeon, he also specializes in the care of children with end-stage renal and hepatic disease and abdominal transplant surgery. Dr. Bondoc’s laboratory research interests include developing xenograft models of hepatoblastoma and hepatocellular carcinoma as well as studying the molecular pathogenesis of hepatoblastoma.
Maria A. Calvo-Garcia, MD, received her medical degree from the Autonomous University of Madrid, Spain. She completed her residency at Gregorio Maranon University General Hospital, University of Madrid, Spain. She was a staff radiologist at Ambulatorio Moratalaz, Virgen de la Torre Hospital, Madrid, Spain. In 1994 she served as staff radiologist at Badalona Hospital, Badalona, Barcelona, Spain until June 2001 with a six-month visiting fellowship at Dijkzigt Hospital, Erasmus Univ. of Rotterdam, The Netherlands (Feb 1998-July 1998). She came to Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center first as a research assistant in radiology and then as a clinical fellow until 2004, when she became staff.
Surgical Director, Cincinnati Fetal Center. Pediatric Surgeon, Division of General and Thoracic Surgery. Associate Professor, University of Cincinnati Department of Surgery
Endoscopic Fetal Surgery Director, Cincinnati Fetal Center. Pediatric Surgeon, Division of General and Thoracic Surgery. Associate Professor, University of Cincinnati Department of Surgery
Dr. Reddy is Director, Division of Pediatric Urology, and is a pediatric and fetal urologist at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center and the Cincinnati Fetal Center. He obtained his medical degree at Nagarjuna University, Guntur, India, and went to complete his residency at Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY. Additionally, he was a fellow at The Hospital For Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada. Dr. Reddy’s special interests include kidney stones, ESWL, genitourinary surgery, and clinical trials.
Maternal-Fetal Medicine Specialist, Cincinnati Fetal Center. Assistant Professor, University of Cincinnati Department of Surgery
Richard and Geralyn Azizkhan Chair in Pediatric Surgery, Surgical Director, Liver Transplantation, Associate Director, Pediatric Surgery Fellowship, Associate Professor, UC Department of Surgery, UC Department of Pediatrics