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Justin Azar, MD

Fellow, Pediatric Critical Care 

412-692-5833


Education & Training

Degree

Year

Field

Hampden-Sydney College, Virginia

BS

2007

Biology and Spanish

George Washington University, Washington DC

MD

2011

Medicine

Children’s National Medical Center, Washington DC

Resident

2104

Pediatrics

Children’s National Medical Center, Washington DC

Chief Resident

2015

 

Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC

Fellow

Current

Pediatric Critical Care 

 

Years

Location / Department

Titles

2015-2016

Children’s National Medical Center, Washington, DC

Clinical Instructor of Pediatrics

Honors

Gold Humanism Honor Society, 2011

Publications

Azar JM, Darbari DS, Meier ER, Conklin LS, Darbari A. (2014). Inflammatory bowel disease in sickle cell disease: diagnostic and treatment challenges.  Journal of Pediatric Gastroenterology. November 54(5).

Chretien K, Azar JM, Kind T.  (2011) “Physicians on Twitter.”  Journal of the American Medical Association. February 305(6): 566-8.

Presentations at Meetings

Azar JM, Agrawal D. “Pathways: Making Residency Fit the Resident.”  Platform presented at the Association of Pediatric Program Directors Regional Fall Meeting, Spotlight on Program Innovation.  Falls Church, VA.  September 2014.

Azar JM, Khan MA. “Evaluation of Immediate Post-Operative Complications of Ambulatory Office-Based Pediatric Gastrointestinal Endoscopy.”  Poster presented at Children’s National Medical Center Research Day.  Washington, DC.  May 2014

Davis A, Markowsky A, Azar JM, Neel ML, Duke N, Levin A.  “Impact of PEWS triggered primary team huddle on ICU transfer and patient deterioration.” Poster presented at Pediatric Hospital Medicine Conference.  San Antonio, TX.  July 2015.