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Sainathan joins Le Bonheur Heart Institute
Sandeep Sainathan, MD, recently joined Le Bonheur as a cardiovascular surgeon and assistant professor in Surgery, Department of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center. He comes to Le Bonheur from UPMC - Presbyterian Hospital in Pittsburgh, Penn., where he was a cardiothoracic surgeon. Sainathan completed his cardiothoracic surgery residency at Yale - New Haven Hospital and his ACGME-Congenital Cardiac Surgery Fellowship at Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago.
Neuroscience Institute welcomes two nurse practitioners
Brianna Dale, NP, joined Le Bonheur as a nurse practitioner after earning her doctorate in nursing practice from the University of Tennessee Health Science Center. Previously Dale was a nurse in Le Bonheur's Cardiovascular Intensive Care Unit. She is a member of the National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners.
Haley Franks, MSN, CPNP-PC, earned her master's in nursing from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. Franks completed her Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Residency at River City Pediatrics and Le Bonheur Asthma Allergy Clinic.
Cohen receives award from the American College of Radiology
Harris Cohen, MD, FSRU, received an award for Exceptional Leadership for his capacity as editor-in-chief of the American College of Radiology Continuous Professional Improvement educational module series in the last 10 years. He was recognized at the Radiological Society of North America annual meeting in 2018.
Klimo awarded Pediatrics Paper of the Year
Le Bonheur neurosurgeon Paul Klimo MD, MPH, recently won Pediatrics Paper of the Year from the Congress of Neurological Surgeons (CNS) for his paper "Pineoblastoma - The Experience at St. Jude Children's Research Hospital." Klimo studied the treatment of rare pineoblastoma tumors in adolescent patients and documented the outcomes with multimodal therapy and evaluated the impact surgical resection had on survival.
Le Bonheur Urgent Care East Memphis extends hours
Le Bonheur Urgent Care, located at the Le Bonheur Outpatient Center in East Memphis, has extended its hours to be open Monday to Friday from 6 to 10 p.m. The Urgent Care Center is located at 100 N. Humphreys Blvd. Memphis, Tenn., 38125.