Medical School
University of Alexandria (1991)
New York Medical College (Metropolitan) (1999), Pediatrics
University of Rochester (2002), Pediatric Emergency Medicine

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Injury Prevention
  • Pediatric Head Trauma


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Identification of children at very low risk of clinically-important brain injuries after head trauma: a prospective cohort study.
Kuppermann N, Holmes J, Dayan P, Hoyle J, Atabaki S, Holubkov R, Nadel F, Monroe D, Stanley R, Borgialli D, Badawy M, et al. for the Pediatric Emergency Care Applied Research Network (PECARN). Lancet 2009 374 1160-1170
Interobserver agreement in assessment of clinical variables in children with blunt head trauma.
Gorelick MH, Atabaki S, Hoyle JD, Dayan PS, Holmes JF, Holubkov R, Monroe D, Callahan J, Kuppermann N, and PECARN TBI Study Group Acad Emerg Med. 2008 15 812-19
A 2-year-old with cervical spine injury secondary to inappropriately applied shoulder belt.
Deutsch R, Badawy, M. Pediatric Emergency Care 2008 24(2) 105-108

Honors & Awards

  • Strong Star, Golisano Children’s Hospital at Strong
  • Faculty Teaching Award, University of Rochester
  • AAP, Ken Graff Young Investigator Award

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Ambulatory Pediatric Association
  • American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
  • Society of Academic Emergency Medicine