Curriculum Vitae

Curriculum Vitae – Dr. Nina Shapiro (MS Word)
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Identifying Data:

Nina Lisbeth Shapiro, MD
Division of Head and Neck Surgery
Department of Surgery
University of California Los Angeles
School of Medicine
62-158 CHS, 10833 LeConte Avenue
Los Angeles, California 90095-1624

Phone: (310) 825-2749
Fax: (310) 206-7384

Website: www.uclahealth.org/ninashapiro
www.DrNinaShapiro.com

Board Certification

American Board of Otolaryngology
April 28, 1997
Certificate 15366
Licensure

California G083373

Education:

Undergraduate:

Cornell University, College of Arts and Sciences,
Ithaca, New York
A.B., cum laude in Neonatal Biology
Distinction in All Subjects, May 31, 1987

Graduate:

Harvard Medical School
Boston, Massachusetts
Doctor of Medicine, June 6, 1991

Postgraduate Training

1. Intern, General Surgery. Harvard Medical School, Beth Israel Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts. William B. Silen, MD, Program Director. June 20, 1991 through June 30, 1992.

2. Resident, Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. Joseph B. Nadol, Jr., MD, Program Director. Harvard Medical School, The Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary. Boston, Massachusetts. July 1, 1992 through June 30, 1996.

3. Fellow, Pediatric Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. John Evans, FRCS, Program Director. The Great Ormond Street Hospital for Sick Children, London, United Kingdom. October 1, 1996 through December 30, 1996.

4. Fellow, Pediatric Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. Allan B. Seid, MD and Seth M. Pransky, MD, Co-Directors. Children’s Hospital and Health Center, San Diego, California. January 1, 1997 through September 30, 1997.

Appointments

Academic

Associate Professor, Step 3, Division of Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine. Los Angeles, California. July 1, 2009-present.

Associate Professor, Step 2, Division of Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine. Los Angeles, California. July 1, 2007-June 30, 2009.

Associate Professor, Step 1, Division of Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California. July 1, 2005- June 30, 2007.

Assistant Professor Step 3, Division of Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of California Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California. July 1, 1999 through June 30, 2005.

Assistant Professor Step 2, Division of Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of California Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California. November 1, 1997 through June 30, 1999.

Clinical Fellow, Department of Otology, Rhinology, and Laryngology, The Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Harvard Medical School. Boston, Massachusetts. July 1, 1992 through June 30, 1996.

Current and Past Hospital Appointments

1. Attending Staff, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Boston, Massachusetts. July 1, 1996 through September 30, 1996.

2. Attending Staff, Children’s Hospital and Health Center, San Diego, California. January 1, 1997 through September 30, 1997.

3. Attending Physician, UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, California. November 1, 1997 to present.

4. Attending Physician, Santa Monica-UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica, California. 1997 to 2007.

Society Memberships

  1. Fellow, American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, 1997 to present.
  2. Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics. 1998 to present.
  3. Fellow, American College of Surgeons. 2001 to present.
  4. American Rhinologic Society. 1998 to present
  5. Society for Ear, Nose, and Throat Advances in Children. 1998 to present
  6. American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association. 1998 to present
  7. American Broncho-Esophagological Association. 1999 to present
  8. Society for University Otolaryngologists. 1999 to present.
  9. American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology. 2002 to present
  10. Western Section of the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology 1999 to present
  11. California Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. 1998 to present
  12. Los Angeles Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. 1998 to present
  13. Los Angeles Pediatrics Society. 1998 to present
  14. National Association of Medical Communicators. 2008-present
  15. The Triological Society (Candidate Member) 2009-present

Committee Memberships and Public Service

University/Hospital Committees:

1. Residency Admissions Committee. Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary. 1995 through 1996.

2.Graduate Medical Education Committee. Harvard Medical School, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary. 1995 through 1996.

3. Residency Admissions Committee. UCLA Division of Head and Neck Surgery. 1997 to present.

4. Pediatric Pulmonary Faculty Search Committee. UCLA Department of Pediatrics. 1997 through 1998; 2003-2005.

5. Surgery Education Committee. UCLA Department of Surgery. 1998 to present.

6. Craniofacial Team Member, 1997-present

7. Advisory Council/Board of Directors: Applied Anatomy College, Department of Surgery, UCLA. 2000 to present.

8. Mentor/Advisor, Applied Anatomy College, Department of Surgery, UCLA. 2001 to present.

9. Neurotology Faculty Search Committee, Division of Head and Neck Surgery, UCLA. 2001 through 2004.

10. Mentor, National Youth Leadership Forum, High School Student Honor Program. Summer, 2001.

11. Program Proctor, Los Angeles Pediatric Society Summer Internship. 1998-2002, 2004

12. Preceptor, Third Year Medical Student Doctoring Course, UCLA School of Medicine
FALL 2003, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009 – SPRING 2003, 2005, 2006, 2009,2010

13. General Surgery Faculty Search Committee Member. 2003-2004. UCLA Department of Surgery

14. Geri and Richard Brawerman Chair in Pediatric Neurosurgery Search Committee. 2004. UCLA Department of Neurosurgery

15. Cornell University Extern Program Mentor, UCLA Division of Head and Neck Surgery
January 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010

16. Chair, Pediatric Otolaryngology Faculty Search Committee, UCLA Division of Head and Neck Surgery. 2007-2008.

17. Cornell University Career Advisor 2008-

18. UCLA School of Medicine First-Year Medical Student Virtual Advisor Program Advisor, Fall 2008

19. UCLA Vascular Malformations Group Member, 2008-present

20. UCLA EXIT (Ex-Utero Intrapartum Therapy) Team Member (Pediatric Airway Surgeon), 2008-present

21. Member, UCLA Division of Pediatric Surgery Chief Search Committee 2010-

National Committees:

1. Resident Education Committee. Society for University Otolaryngologists. 1999 through 2002.

2. Executive Committee, Section on Otolaryngology-Bronchoesophagology, American Academy of Pediatrics. 2000 through 2002.

3. Acute Otitis Media Practice Guideline Committee, American Academy of Pediatrics. 2000 through 2003.

4. National Resident Curriculum Committee, Pediatric Otolaryngology Section, American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Foundation. 2001 through 2002.

5. Sleep Disorders Committee, American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. 2002 to present.

6. Core Otolaryngology Faculty, American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. 2003 to present.

7. Task Force on New Materials, American Board of Otolaryngology. 2003-2006.

8. Chapter Liaison, American Academy of Pediatrics. 2003-2006

9. Nominating Committee, American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology. 2004-2005.10. Membership Credentials Committee, American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology. 2005-2006.

11. Auction Committee, American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology. 2005

12. Home Study Course Faculty: American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 2006-2010: Section on Clinical Competency Issues

13. Core Otolaryngology and Practice Management Committee: American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, 2007-2012.

14. Home Study Course Faculty, American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, 2007-2012 (appointment extended): Section on Clinical Competency Issues.

15. Audit Committee, American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology. 2010-2013.

16. Lead Chair, Section on Clinical Competency Home Study Course, American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head Neck Surgery 2010-2011.

Editorial Work

1. Otolaryngology Section EditorAmerican Academy of Pediatrics Grand Rounds 2000-2001

2. Policy Statement Reviewer Health Supervision for Children with Turner Syndrome, Committee on Genetics/Section on Endocrinology, American Academy of Pediatrics 2001

3. Grant Proposal Reviewer Thrasher Research Fund, Adenoidectomy for the Treatment of Chronic Sinusitis 2002

4. Manuscript Reviewer

  1. Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Journal, 2002-present
  2. World Journal of Surgery 2002-present
  3. Laryngoscope 2003-present
  4. Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 2004-present
  5. Pediatric Pulmonology 2004-present
  6. Archives of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 2005-present
  7. Annals of Otology, Rhinology, and Laryngology 2008-present
  8. Surgical Oncology 2009-present
  9. Ophthalmic Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery 2010-present
5. Editorial Board MemberInternational Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology 2004-present

6. Triologic Thesis Reviewer: The Laryngoscope
2008-present

7. Grant Reviewer: Faculty Grants Program, UCLA
2009-2010 – 2010-2011

8. Faculty of 1000 Medicine (F1000), Section on Pediatric Otolaryngology
2010-present

Honors and Awards

1. Concours National de Francais. Certificat d’Honneur, 1979, 1980.

2. Concours National de Francais. Certificat de Merite. 1981

3. National Merit Scholar Association Letter of Commendation. 1982

4. New York State Regents Scholarship. 1983 through 1987.

5. College Scholar, Cornell University College of Arts and Sciences. 1983 through 1987.

6. Mortar Board Honor Society, Cornell University College of Arts and Sciences. 1986 through 1987.

7. Phi Beta Kappa, Cornell University College of Arts and Sciences. 1987

8. Phi Kappa Phi, Cornell University College of Arts and Sciences. 1987.

9. Dean’s List, Cornell University College of Arts and Sciences. 1983 through 1986.

10. Charles Ferguson Award for Clinical Research, Third Place, American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology 13th Annual Meeting. Palm Beach, Florida. May 1998.

11. Young Investigator’s Award. American Academy of Pediatrics Annual Meeting,Section on Otolaryngology and Bronchoesophagology. San Francisco, California. October 1998.

12. Listed in “Who’s Who in America”, 55th Edition 2001. 56th Edition 2002. 57th Edition 2003.

13. Faculty Teaching Award. UCLA Division of Head and Neck Surgery 2001.

14. Basic Science Poster Presentation Award, Third Place. American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology Annual Meeting. San Diego, CA. April 27-29, 2007.

15. Certificate of Honor, American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Foundation. September 16, 2007.

16. Listed in “Super Doctors 2008″ Los Angeles Magazine. December 2008.

17. Spheris and UCLA Health System Certificate of Appreciation. September 2009.

18. Resident Leadership Award (Mentor for Recipient, Douglas Sidell, MD). American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head Neck Surgery Annual Scientific Sessions. Boston, MA. September 2010.

Research Experience, Awards, and Grant Support

1. Principal Investigator. Cornell University, College of Arts and Sciences, Kellogg Foundation Research Grant. Maternal Alcohol Consumption and Cigarette Smoking in the Gaspe Peninsula and Magdalen Islands. June 1986 through May 1987. $1200 research award received by the Kellogg Foundation.

2. Research Technician. Hilles Laboratory of Immunology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary. The Late Phase Response to Antigen Challenge. June 1988 through December 1988. $1600 research award received from the Hilles Laboratory, Harvard Medical School. (Principal investigator, C. Stephen Foster, MD)

3. Principal Investigator, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Department of Otolaryngology Research Grant. Rigid Tracheobronchoscopy-Induced Bacteremia and Indications for Antibiotic Prophylaxis for Endocarditis in the Pediatric Population. July 1994 through June 1996. $5000 research award received from the Department of Otolaryngology, Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary. (Co-investigator, Michael J. Cunningham, MD)

4. Co-Investigator. Clinical Response to Intralesional Cidofovir (Vistide) for Severe Recurrent Respiratory Papillomatosis in Children. Children’s Hospital, San Diego. January 1997 through September 1997. (Principal investigator Seth M. Pransky, MD)

5. Project Content Expert: Hearing Impairment. Assessing Care of Vulnerable Elders (ACOVE) Rand/UCLA. $5,000,000 research grant received from the Pfizer Corporation. 1998-2003. (Principal Investigators Neil Wenger, MD and Paul Shekelle, MD, PhD)

6. Principal Investigator. Adenotonsillar Enlargement in Children Following Solid Organ Transplantation. UCLA Division of Head and Neck Surgery/ Mattel-UCLA Children’s Hospital. 1999 to present. $1200 research grant received from the UCLA Academic Senate Council on Research. 2002-2003.

7. Co-Investigator (5.0%). Connexin 26 Testing in Infants. Department of Health and Human Services. NIH/NIDCD. RO-1 Grant DC005663. Direct costs $900,000. August 1, 2002 through July 31, 2006. (Principal Investigator Lisa Schimmenti, MD)

8. Principal Investigator. Coblation Assisted Tonsillectomy vs. Cold Knife Tonsillectomy: Comparison of Clinical Outcomes. UCLA IRB # 03-02-028-01. $10,000 research grant received from ArthroCareENT. 2003-2006

9. Co-Investigator: Surgical Reduction of the Inferior Turbinate Using a Coblation Device for Treatment of Nasal Obstruction in a Pediatric Population: A Prospective, Mulit-Center Clinical Study. UCLA IRB #06-04-008-01. 2006-2009

10. Principal Investigator: “Developing Guidelines on Food Choking Risks in Infants and Young Children” UCLA/RAND Corporation (UCLA Faculty Research Grant Program, UCLA 2009-2010) $4000 awarded.

11. Prinicpal Investigator: EBV Serologies in Post-transplant Patients with Adenotonsillar Disease (UCLA IRB: G08-04-028-01). (Christopher Tang, Medical Student Advisee).

12. Co-Investigator: Healthcare Provider Behavior and Children’s Preoperative Distress. (PI Samuel Wald, MD, UCLA Department of Anesthesia). (UCLA IRB: G09-06-015-01). Supported by NIH/NICHD RO1 HD048935 (PI: Zeev Kain, MD, UCI Department of Anesthesia). (Total costs: $3,830,786). (No Salary Support) July 2009-July 2010.

13. Principal Investigator: “Pre-Operative Management of Adolescents Undergoing Elective Surgery” (IRB exemption: 09-246 ) July 30 2009-June30, 2010.

14. Principal Investigator: “Accuracy of Ultrasound for Thyroglossal Duct Cyst Diagnosis” February 2010-February 2011.

15. Principal Investigator: “Developing Guidelines on Food Choking Risks in Infants and Young Children” UCLA/RAND Corporation (UCLA Faculty Research Grant Program, UCLA 2010-2011)

Course Program, Teaching Activities, and Invited Lectures

1. Lecturer. Evaluation and Management of Stridor in Children. Children’s Hospital and Health Center, San Diego, Department of Pediatrics Grand Rounds, San Diego, California . January 1997.

2. Guest Speaker. Congenital Vascular Anomalies of the Head and Neck. UCLA Division of Head and Neck Surgery, Division Conference, UCLA School of Medicine. March 1997.

3. Course Faculty, International Endoscopy Day, Pediatric Otolaryngology Institute, San Diego, California May 1997.

4. Panel Moderator “Difficult Infectious Problems in Pediatric Otolaryngology “Pacific Coast Oto-Ophthalmologic Society 81st Annual Meeting. Coronado, California. June 20-24, 1997.

5. Guest Speaker, Head and Neck Masses in Children. Pediatrics Educational Conference, Community Memorial Hospital of San Buenaventura. Ventura, California. January 9, 1998.

6. Group Discussion Leader, Problem Based Learning Sessions with the Core Surgery Medical Student Clerkships, UCLA School of Medicine. 1997-2001.

7. Oral Examiner, Core Surgery Medical Student Clerkship, UCLA School of Medicine. December 1997.

8. Guest Speaker Diagnosis and Management of Pediatric Stridor. UCLA Department of Pediatrics Conference. UCLA School of Medicine January 6, 1998.

9. Panel Moderator, Difficult Problems in Pediatric Otolaryngology. Los Angeles Society of Otolaryngology Research Study Club. 67th Annual Midwinter Meeting. February 1, 1998. Universal City, California.

10. Invited Speaker “Pediatric Sinusitis” UCLA Department of Pediatrics Conference, March 9, 1998. Los Angeles, CA

11. Invited Speaker “Update on Recurrent Respiratory Papillomatosis”. Department of Pediatrics Grand Rounds, UCLA Children’s Hospital, UCLA Medical Center, March 13, 1998. Los Angeles, CA

12. Invited Speaker “Pediatric Neck Masses”. Department of Pediatrics Grand Rounds, St. John’s Health Center , April 9, 1998. Santa Monica, CA.

13. Invited Speaker “Head and Neck Masses in Children”, Department of Medicine Educational Conference, Garfield Medical Center, April 23, 1998, Monterey Park, CA.

14. Invited Speaker “Evaluation and Management of Pediatric Drooling”. Pediatric Neurology Conference, Kaiser-Sunset Hospital, May 21, 1998. Los Angeles, CA

15. Invited Speaker “Introduction to Pediatric Otolaryngology”. UCLA Division of Head and Neck Surgery Introductory Course in Head and Neck Surgery. July-August, 1998. (C)

16. Invited Speaker “Pediatric Neck Masses”. UCLA Combined Family Medicine/Pediatric Grand Rounds, August 21, 1998, Los Angeles, CA

17. Invited Speaker “Recurrent Respiratory Papillomatosis: An Update”. Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Grand Rounds, University of California, Irvine. November 18, 1998. Orange, CA

18. Invited Speaker “Head and Neck Vascular Lesions in Children”. Department of Surgery Grand Rounds, UCLA School of Medicine, December 16, 1998. Los Angeles, CA

19. Session Moderator SENTAC (Society for Ear, Nose, and Throat Advances in Children) 26th Annual Meeting. Portland, Oregon. December 1998.

20. Curriculum Coordinator, UCLA School of Medicine, Third Year Medical Student Introductory Surgery Course, Head and Neck Section 1999-present

21. Panel Moderator. Difficult Problems in Pediatric Otolaryngology. Los Angeles Research Study Club. January 1999. Universal City, California.

22. Invited Speaker “Update on Otitis Media” Department of Family Practice Grand Rounds, Kaiser West Los Angeles, January 21, 1999, Los Angeles, CA

23. Panel Moderator, “Pediatric Otolaryngology” Research Study Club of Los Angeles, 68th Midwinter Clinical Meeting, January 29-31, 1999. Universal City, CA

24. Lecturer “Management of Problems in Pediatric Otolaryngology” UCLA Department of Family Medicine Chief Resident Conference. February 4, 1999.

25. Lecturer “Diagnosis and Management of Neck Masses in Children” UCLA Division of Head and Neck Surgery Conference. February 10, 1999.

26. Invited Speaker “Congenital Pediatric Neck Masses”. Department of Pediatrics Grand Rounds, Kaiser West Los Angeles, February 11, 1999, Los Angeles, CA

27. Program Director and Host, WESTPO (Western Section of the American Society of

Pediatric Otolaryngology) UCLA School of Medicine. March 6, 1999

28. Panel Moderator “Tonsillectomy/ Adenoidectomy: Risks/Benefits of Operative Techniques; Indications for Postoperative Admission” Western Section of the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology. March 6, 1999. Los Angeles, CA.

29. Panel Moderator “Controversies in Management of Pediatric Patients with Tracheotomy Tubes” Western Section of the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology. March 6, 1999. Los Angeles, CA.

30. Panel Moderator, Tonsillectomy/Adenoidectomy: Risks/Benefits of Operative Techniques; Indications for Postoperative Admission. WESTPO. March 6, 1999

31. Panel Moderator, Controversies in Management of Pediatric Patients with Tracheotomy Tubes WESTPO. March 6, 1999

32. Panel Moderator. Difficult Problems in Pediatric Otolaryngology. Los Angeles Society of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Scientific Meeting, UCLA School of Medicine. March 8, 1999

33. Guest Lecturer. Tracheotomy Tube Care in the Neonate. NICU (Neonatal Intensive Care Unit) Conference UCLA Medical Center March 19, 1999.

34. Instructor, UCLA Division of Head and Neck Surgery, Resident Sinus Surgery Course. March 1999.

35. Invited Speaker “Update on Pediatric Otolaryngology”. 26th Annual UCLA Family Practice Refresher Course. May 25-29, 1999. Santa Monica, CA

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36. Invited Speaker “Common Pediatric ENT Infections” First Annual UCLA Medi-Cal Primary Care Conference. August 20-21, 1999, Anaheim, CA

37. Invited Speaker “Congenital Vascular Lesions in Children” Department of Surgery Grand Rounds, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. Torrance, CA. September 15, 1999

38. Lecturer “Management of the Pediatric Airway” Medical Student General Surgery Clerkship Lecture, UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, CA. October 15, 1999

39. Invited Speaker “Vascular Head and Neck Lesions in Children” Department of Pediatrics Grand Rounds, Los Angeles County Olive View-UCLA Medical Center. Sylmar, CA. November 3, 1999

40. Lecturer “Evaluation and Management of Pediatric Sinus Disease” Clinical Immunology/Allergy and Infectious Disease Combined Clinical Conference, UCLA Medical Center, November 5, 1999.

41. Panel Member, Controversies in Pediatric Adenotonsillectomy. Los Angeles Research Study Club. Universal City, California. January 2000.

42. Lecturer “Management of Problems in Pediatric Otolaryngology” UCLA Department of Family Medicine Chief Resident Conference. February 10, 2000.

43. Instructor UCLA Division of Head and Neck Surgery Resident Sinus Surgery Course. March 2000.

44. Invited Speaker “Congenital Vascular Lesions in Children” Department of Pediatrics Grand Rounds, Harbor-UCLA Medical Center. March 30, 2000. Torrance, CA.

45. Invited Speaker “Common Pediatric Ear, Nose and Throat Problems.” UCLA Medical Center 5th Annual Primary Care Update: Meeting the Clinical Challenge”, April 1, 2000. Las Vegas, NV

46. Invited Speaker “New Therapies in Pediatric Airway Management” Los Angeles Society of Otolaryngology Scientific Meeting, UCLA Faculty Club. April 24, 2000, Los Angeles, CA

47. Invited Speaker “Complications of Pediatric Sinusitis” Department of Pediatrics Grand Rounds, Kaiser-Permanente West Los Angeles, May 11, 2000. Los Angeles, CA.

48. Invited Speaker “Obstructive Sleep Disorders in Children” Department of Pediatrics Grand Rounds, UCLA School of Medicine. November 3, 2000. Los Angeles, CA

49. Guest Speaker “Evaluation and Surgical Treatment of OSA in the Pediatric Age Group and in Patients with Down Syndrome” Y2000 Sleep Disorders Center Lecture. November 15, 2000. Los Angeles, CA.

50.Invited Speaker Obstructive Sleep Disorders in Children” Department of Family Practice Conference, ULCA-Santa Monica Hospital. June 28, 2001.

51. Course Instructor. Otolaryngologic Management of Pediatric Orbital Diseases. American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Annual Scientific Meetings. Denver, Colorado. September 11, 2001. (Co-Instructor, Michael Cunningham, MD)

52. Course Director New Issues in Otitis Media. American Academy of Pediatrics 2001 National Conference. San Francisco, California. October 2001.

53. Lecturer “Obstructive Sleep Disorders in Children” UCLA Division of Head and Neck Surgery Division Conference. October 24, 2001. Los Angeles, CA

54. Invited Speaker “Postoperative Management of Children with Tracheotomies” UCLA Pediatric Intensive Care Unit Division Conference. November 7, 2001. Los Angeles, CA.

55. Guest Lecturer Pediatric Airway Management in the Operating Room. Operating Room Staff Grand Rounds. UCLA Medical Center 2001.

56. Course Instructor Work-up and Management of Obstructive Sleep Disorders in Children. Sinus and Sleep Disorders for Primary Care Physicians. UCLA School of Medicine. March 2002.

57. Module Author: “Caustic Ingestions” National Resident Online Study Guide of theAmerican Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 2002

58. Consultant Author “Otitis Media with Effusion” Consultant’s Corner. Family PracticeRecertification 2003

59. Invited Lecturer “Obstructive Sleep Disorders in Children” UCLA Division of Pediatric Allergy/Immunology Division Conference January 17, 2003

60. Lecturer “Introduction to Pediatric Otolaryngology”. UCLA Division of Head and Neck Surgery Introductory Course in Head and Neck Surgery. July-August, 1999, August 2000, August 2001, August 2002, August 2003. August 2004

61. Invited Speaker “Airway Obstruction in Newborns and Children” UCLA Department of Pediatrics Grand Rounds, October 17, 2003.

62. Invited Speaker “Airway Obstruction in Newborns and Children” UCLA Department of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery Grand Rounds. April 9, 2004.

63. Invited Lecturer “Orbital Complications of Sinusitis in Children” UCLA Division of Pediatric Allergy/Immunology Division Conference. June 4, 2004.

64. Oral Examiner, Core Surgery Medical Student Clerkship, UCLA School of Medicine. July 2, 2004.

65. Invited Lecturer “Complications of Otitis Media and Sinusitis in Children” UCLA Divisions of Adult and Pediatric Infectious Disease Combined Division Conference. August 23, 2004.

66. Invited Lecturer “Complications of Sinusitis in Children” UCLA Division of Pediatric Allergy/Immunology Division Conference. December 10, 2004.

67. Instructor, UCLA Department of Surgery Third Year Medical Student Introduction to Head and Neck Surgery Physical Examination Module. September 2004; January 12, 2005.

68. Lecturer: “Review of Pediatric Otolaryngology” UCLA Division of Head and Neck Surgery Conference. February 23, 2005.

69. Invited Speaker: “The Myths of Tonsillectomy: Results of an AAO-HNS/Harris Interactive Survey” American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Foundation 2005 Annual Meeting and OTO EXPO. September 26, 2005. Los Angeles, CA.

70. Featured Guest Speaker: 74th Midwinter Conference:
Clinical Frontiers in Otolaryngology, Presented by the Research Study Club of Los Angeles January 13, 2006. Los Angeles, CA.
“Pediatric Head and Neck Cancer: How Rare is it?”
“Controversies in Pediatric Airway Management”

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“Adenotonsillectomy: What Parents Need to Know”
71. Panel Member: “Tonsillectomy: Is There a Best Technique?”
“Coblation Tonsillectomy” Western/Middle Section of the Triological Society Meeting. Coronado, CA. February 4, 2006.

72. Lecturer: “Pediatric Otolaryngology Review” UCLA School of Medicine, Division of Head and Neck Surgery Resident Lecture. March 1, 2006

73. Lecturer: “Otitis Media” Third –Year Medical Student Surgery Lecture. UCLA School of Medicine. March 10, 2006.

74. Lecturer: “Pediatric Ear, Nose, and Throat Emergencies” Department of Pediatrics Chief Resident Conference. UCLA School of Medicine. August 2, 2006.

75. Invited Speaker: “Coblation Pediatric Turbinate Reduction” American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Foundation Annual Meeting and OTO EXPO. September 18, 2006. Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

76. Panel Member: “There’s More Than One Way to Skin a Cat: A Panel Discussion on Various Techniques in Tonsillectomy/Adenoidectomy” 75th Midwinter Conference: Clinical Frontiers in Otolaryngology, Presented by the Research Study Club of Los Angeles. January 12, 2007. Los Angeles, CA.

77. Invited Speaker: “Coblation Tonsillectomy with Pediatric Turbinate Reduction” ArthroCare Meeting of the Americas (MOTA). January 25-26, 2007. LaCosta, CA.

78. Invited Speaker: “Little Ears, Noses, and Throats” Sunshine Preschool Parent Lecture Series. March 6, 2007. Los Angeles, CA.

79. Invited Speaker: “Parental Knowledge of Sleep Disorders in Children: What the Pediatrician Should Know” UCLA Department of Pediatrics Grand Rounds. May 4, 2007.

80. Lecturer: “Coblation Adenotonsillectomy and Inferior Turbinate Reduction”. UCLA Division of Head and Neck Surgery Teaching Conference. June 13, 2007.

81. Lecturer: “Pediatric Emergencies” UCLA Division of Head and Neck Surgery Teaching Conference. July 25, 2007.

82. Lecturer: “Pediatric Otolaryngology Review” UCLA Division of Head and Neck Surgery Residents Conference. February 20, 2008.

83. Lecturer: “Adenotonsillar Hypertrophy, Otitis Media, and Stridor” UCLA Division of Head and Neck Surgery Residents Conference. July 30, 2008.

84. Lecturer: “Pediatric Ear, Nose, and Throat Emergencies: What the Pediatrician Needs to Know” UCLA Department of Pediatrics Conference. August 29, 2008.

85. Invited Speaker: “Pediatric Inferior Turbinate Hypertrophy: Etiologies and Treatment Options” UCLA Division of Pediatric Allergy/Immunology Conference. January 9, 2009.

86. Lecturer: “Surgical Management of Children with Inferior Turbinate and Adenotonsillar Hypertrophy” UCLA Division of Head and Neck Surgery Teaching Conference. April 22, 2009.

87. Panel Member: UCLA’s “Jumpstart Your Career in Medicine”. UCLA Career Center, May 26, 2009.

88. Lecturer: “Pediatric Head and Neck Emergencies” UCLA Division of Head and Neck Surgery Residents Conference. July 22, 2009.

89. Invited Speaker: “Obstructive Sleep Disorders in Children” UCLA Division of Pediatric Allergy/Immunology/Rheumatology Conference. August 21, 2009.

90. Invited Speaker: “The Road to Pediatric Otolaryngology” UCLA School of Medicine/American Medical Women’s Association Combined Meeting. November 13, 2009.

91. Invited Speaker: “Pediatric Ear, Nose, and Throat Emergencies” UCLA Department of Pediatrics Conference. December 2, 2009.

92. Lecturer: “Pediatric Otolaryngology Review” UCLA Division of Head and Neck Surgery Division Conference. February 10, 2010.

93. Invited Guest Speaker: “Pediatric Airway Surgery: Choose Your Weapon” XVIII Annual PVCF/ UCLA Pacific Voice Conference. UCLA School of Medicine. February 26, 2010.

94. Course Chair/Host: Western Pediatric Otolaryngology Meeting (WESPO). UCLA Medical Center. March 13, 2010.

95: Panelist: “Pediatric Airway Surgery Using CO2 Fiber Lasers” .WESPO. March 13, 2010.

96. Lecturer: “Emergencies in Pediatric Otolaryngology” UCLA Division of Head and Neck Surgery Resident Conference. August 18, 2010.

Scientific Session Peer Presentations:

1. Shapiro NL, Cunningham MJ, Parikh SR, Eavey RD, Cheney ML: “Congenital Unilateral Facial Paralysis”. Combined Otolaryngologic Spring Meetings of the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology 9th Annual Meeting, May 1994, Palm Beach, FL

2. Shapiro NL, Cheney ML: “Facial Reanimation Utilizing Free Gracilis Myoneurovascular Flap”. New England Otolaryngologic Society Fall Meeting, October 1994, Boston, MA

3. Shapiro NL, Cunningham MJ, Bhattacharyya N, Choi IS, Spellman JP, Joseph MP: “Osseous Craniofacial Arteriovenous Malformations in the Pediatric Population”. Combined Otolaryngologic Spring Meetings of the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology 11th Annual Meeting, May 1996, Orlando, FL

4. Cunningham MJ, Shapiro NL, Woog JJ: “Endoscopic Dacryocystorhinostomy in Children”. Combined Otolaryngologic Spring Meetings of the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology, 12th Annual Meeting, May 1997, Scottsdale, AZ

5. McQueen CT, Shapiro NL, Albert DM, Leighton SEJ “Single-Stage Laryngotracheal Reconstruction: Guidelines for Patient Selection”. Combined Otolaryngologic Spring Meetings of the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology, 12th Annual Meeting, May 1997, Scottsdale, AZ

6. Shapiro NL, Novelli V “Otitis Media in Children with Vertically-Acquired HIV Infection”. First Annual Symposium of Infectious Diseases in Pediatric Otolaryngology, August 1997, Aspen, CO

7. Pransky SM, Bradley JS, Shapiro NL, et al. “Documentation of the Prevalence of Penicillin-Resistant Streptococcus Pneumoniae Isolated from the Middle Ear and Sinus Fluid of Children Undergoing Tympanocentesis or Sinus Lavage”. First Annual Symposium of Infectious Diseases in Pediatric Otolaryngology, August 1997, Aspen, CO

8. Malis DJ, Shapiro NL, Pransky SM, et al.: “Clinical Response to Intralesional Cidofovir (Vistide®) for Severe Recurrent Respiratory Papillomatosis in Children”. First Annual Symposium of Infectious
Diseases in Pediatric Otolaryngology, August 1997, Aspen, CO

9. Shapiro NL, Malis DJ, Charon CC, Billman G, Kearns DB: “Giant Juvenile Xanthogranuloma of the
Tongue”. Society for Ear, Nose, and Throat Advances in Children, 25th Annual Meeting, December 1997, St. Petersburg, FL

10. Shapiro NL, Pransky SM, Newbury RO: “An Unusual Case of Hypopharyngeal Hairy Polyp Causing Airway Obstruction in a Neonate”. Society for Ear, Nose, and Throat Advancement in Children, 25th Annual Meeting, December 1997, St. Petersburg, FL

11. Shapiro NL , Seid AB, “Adenotonsillectomy in the Very Young Patient: Cost Analysis of Two Methods of Postoperative Care”. Combined Otolaryngologic Spring Meetings/American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology, 13th Annual Meeting, May 12-14, 1998. Palm Beach, FL

12. Ansley JF, Shapiro NL , Cunningham MJ, “Rigid Tracheobronchoscopy-Induced Bacteremia in the Pediatric Population”. Combined Otolaryngologic Spring Meetings of the American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology, 13th Annual Meeting, May 12-14, 1998. Palm Beach, FL.

Third Place, Charles Ferguson Clinical Research Award

13. Shapiro NL, Malis DJ, Brewster D, Kearns DB, “Evaluation and Management of Tongue Masses in Children”. American Academy of Pediatrics, Section on Otolaryngology-Bronchoesophagology, October 18, 1998, San Francisco, CA.

Young Investigator’s Award

14. Shapiro NL, Atkinson JB, ” Endoscopic Management of Neonatal Esophageal Injury Following Traumatic Intubation”. 26th Annual Meeting of the Society for Ear Nose and Throat Advancement in Children, December 3-6, 1998 , Portland, OR

15. Huang RY and Shapiro NL, “Airway Anomalies in Patients with DiGeorge Syndrome”. Southern California Chapter, American College of Surgeons 1999 Annual Scientific Meeting, January 22-24, 1999, Santa Barbara, CA

16. Williamson RA and Shapiro NL, “Laryngomalacia in Hennekam Syndrome” Southern California Chapter, American College of Surgeons 1999 Annual Scientific Meeting, January 22-24, Santa Barbara, CA

17. Maghami EG and Shapiro NL, Nelson S, “Heterotopic Gastric Mucosa of the Tongue”. Southern California Chapter, American College of Surgeons 1999 Annual Scientific Meeting, January 22-24, Santa Barbara, CA

18. Huang RY and Shapiro NL, “Adenotonsillar Enlargement in Pediatric Patients Following Solid Organ Transplantation”. American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology, 14th Annual Meeting, April 28-30, 1999, Palm Desert, CA

19. Huang RY, Shapiro NL, “The Association of Post-Transplant Lymphoproliferative Disorder and Adenotonsillar Hypertrophy in Pediatric Transplant Recipients” 1999 Paul H. Ward Society Scientific Sessions. June 12, 1999 Marina Del Rey, CA

20. Bhattacharyya N, Shapiro NL, “Female Authorship in Otolaryngology: Progress Over the Past Three Decades” Western Section of the Triological Society, January 7-9, 2000. San Francisco, CA

21. Shapiro NL, Huang RY, Sangwan S, Willner A, Laks H, ” Tracheal Stenosis and Congenital Heart Disease in Patients with Down Syndrome: Diagnostic Approach and Surgical Options”. Southern California Chapter of the American College of Surgeons, January 22-23, 2000. Huntington Beach, California

22. Bhattacharyya N, Shapiro NL “Academic Otolaryngology in the Millennium: Are We Falling Behind?” American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Annual Meeting Scientific Sessions September 24-27, 2000, Washington, DC

23. Damrose EJ, Shapiro NL “Neodynium:YAG Laser Ablation of Subglottic Hemangiomas”, American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Annual Meeting Scientific Sessions, September 24-27, 2000. Washington, DC

24. Williamson RA, Huang RY, Shapiro NL, “Adenotonsillar Histopathology After Organ Transplantation” American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Annual Meeting Scientific Sessions, September 24-27, 2000. Washington, DC

25. Shapiro NL, Atkinson JB, “Endobronchial Carcinoid Presenting as an Asthma Exacerbation” Society for Ear, Nose, and Throat Advances in Children Annual Meeting, October 28-November 1, 2000, Chicago, IL

26. Strocker A, Shapiro NL, “Adenotonsillar Hypertrophy and Epstein-Barr Virus in Pediatric Organ Transplant Recipients” Western Section of the Triological Society Meeting, January 7, 2001. Carlsbad, CA

27. Shapiro NL, Strocker AM, Bhattacharyya N, “Risk Factors for Adenotonsillar Hypertrophy in Children Following Solid Organ Transplantation” American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology, 16th Annual Meeting. May 9-12, 2001. Scottsdale, AZ

28. LoTempio, M, Shapiro NL, “Tracheotomy Tube Placement in Children Following Cardiothoracic Surgery: Indications and Outcomes” American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology, 16th Annual Meeting. May 9-12, 2001. Scottsdale, AZ

29. Chiang S, Vu M, Nguyen M, Strocker AM, Horvath S Shapiro NL, “Adenotonsillar Hypertrophy in Pediatric Solid Organ Transplant Recipients” American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Annual Meeting Scientific Sessions, September 12, 2001. Denver, CO

30. Chhetri DK, Blumin JH, Shapiro NL, Berke GB. “Office-based Treatment of Laryngeal Papillomatosis with Percutaneous Injection of Cidofovir” American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Annual Meeting Scientific Sessions, September 11, 2001. Denver, CO.

31. Chhetri DK, Huang RY, Shapiro NL, “BB-gun Pellet Injury to the Ethmoid Sinus” Society for Ear, Nose, and Throat Advances in Children Annual Meeting. November 29-December 2, 2001. San Diego, CA.

32. Shapiro NL, Bhattacharyya N. “Length of Stay and Complications for Inpatient Pediatric Otolaryngologic Procedures” Western Section of the Triological Society Meeting, February 1-3, 2002. Pasadena, CA.

33. Shapiro NL, Chhetri DK. “A Scheduled Protocol for Treatment of Juvenile Respiratory Papillomatosis with Cidofovir” American Society of Pediatric Otolarygnolgogy 17th Annual Meeting. May 13-14, 2002. Boca Raton, FL

34. Roesler J, Bhuta S, Shapiro NL, “Multiple Congenital Epulis” Southern California Section of the American College of Surgeons. January 25, 2003. Santa Barbara, CA.

35. Chhetri DK, Jahan-Parwar B, Hart S, Bhuta S, Berke GS, Shapiro NL. “Intralaryngeal Injection of Cidofovir” Western Section of the Triological Society Meeting February 2, 2003. Indian Wells, CA.

36. Strocker AM, Ford R, Patel S, Ayad I, Shapiro NL, “Airway Evaluation of Conjoined Twins” The American Broncho-Esophagological Association Annual Meeting. May 3-4, 2003. Nashville, TN

37. Shapiro NL, Carrer A, Landay M, Martin A, Strocker A “Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Three Pediatric Populations” American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology Annual Meeting May 4-5, 2003. Nashville TN

38. Hill M, Bhattacharyya N, Hall T, Lufkin R, Shapiro NL. “Incidental Paranasal Sinus Imaging Abnormalities and the Normal Lund Score in Children” American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Annual Meeting Scientific Sessions, September 22, 2003. Orlando, FL.

39. Palmer C, Martinez A, Fox M, Crandall B, Shapiro N, Telator M, Sininger Y, Grody WW, Schimmenti L. “Assessing GJB2/GJB6 Testing and Counseling as Adjunct to Newborn Hearing Screening” National Society of Genetic Counselors

40. Palmer C, Martinez A, Fox M, Crandall B, Shapiro N, Telator M, Sininger Y, Grody WW, Schimmenti L. “Assessing GJB2/GJB6 Testing and Counseling as Adjunct to Newborn Hearing Screening” American Society of Human Genetics Meeting, November 8, 2003. Los Angeles, CA.

41. Bhattacharyya N, Jones DT, Hill M, Shapiro NL, “The Diagnostic Accuracy of Computed Tomography in Pediatric Sinusitis” Eastern Section of the Triological Society, New York, NY. January 23-25, 2004.

42. Shapiro NL, Bhattacharyya N, “Population-Based Outcomes for Pediatric Thyroid Carcinoma” American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology, Phoenix, AZ, May 2-4, 2004

Audio-Digest Otolaryngology. Volume 38, Issue 4. February 21, 2005

43. Sininger YS, Martinez A, Fox M, Crandall B, Shapiro NL, Telatar M, Grody W, Schimmenti L, Palmer C, “Audiologic Findings and GJB2/GJB6 Mutations in Infants/Toddlers Identified with Hearing Loss” 2004 Midwinter Meeting of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology. Daytona Beach, FL, February 22-26, 2004.

44. Tarin T, Shapiro NL, “Familial Vocal Cord Paralysis” American Bronchoesophagological Association Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ, April 30-May 1, 200445. Martinez A, Fox M, Crandall B, Shapiro NL, Telatar M, Sininger Y, Grody W, Schimmenti L, Palmer C. “Parental Attitudes Toward Connexin 26/30 Genetic Testing in Their Infants with Hearing Loss” Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting. Orlando, FL, March 4-7, 2004.

46. Grody W, Telatar M, Martinez A, Fox M, Jen J-C, Crandall B, Shapiro NL, Sininger Y, Palmer C, Schimmenti L. ” Molecular Results of Connexin 26/30 Testing as Adjunct to Newborn Hearing Screening” Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting. Orlando, FL. March 4-7 2004.

47. Schimmenti LA, Martinez A, Fox M, Crandall B, Shapiro NL, Telatar M, Sininger Y, Grody W, Palmer C. “Perceived Personal Control as an Outcome Measure of Genetic Testing for Hearing Loss” Association for Research in Otolaryngology International Conference on Newborn Hearing Screening, Diagnosis, and Intervention. Villa Erba, Cernobbio, Italy. May 27-29, 2004.

48. Martinez A, Fox M, Crandall B, Shapiro NL, Telatar M, Sininger Y, Grody WW, Schimmenti LA, Palmer CGS. ” Parental Attitudes Toward Genetic Testing in Their Infants With Hearing Loss” Annual Clinical Genetics Meeting. Toronto, Ontario, Canada. October 2004

49. Schimmenti L, Telatar M, Martinez A, Fox M, Jen J-C, Crandall B, Shapiro NL, Sininger Y, Palmer C, Grody WW. “Molecular Testing for GJB2/GJB6 Mutations as Part of the EHDI Process in a Diverse United States Population” Molecular Biology of Hearing Meeting. Bethesda, MD. September 2004

50. Telatar M, Palmer C, Martinez A, Fox M, Jen J-C, Crandall B, Shapiro N, Sininger Y, Schimmenti L, Grody WW. “Infant Screening Study for Connexin 26/30 Mutations in a Multiethnic Population” Association for Molecular Pathology Meeting. Los Angeles, CA. November 2004

51. Shapiro NL, Martinez A, Telatar M, Fox M, Crandall B, Grody WW, Sininger Y, Schimmenti L, Palmer CGS. ” Impact of Genetic Testing and Counseling on Parental Understanding and Attitudes of Infants with Hearing Loss” American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology Annual Meeting. Las Vegas, NV May 27-29, 2005

52. Shapiro NL, Bhattacharyya N. ” Clinical Characteristics and Survival for Major Salivary Gland Malignancies in Children” American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Annual Meeting Scientific Sessions. September 26, 2005. Los Angeles, CA

53. McCarra M, Martinez A, Telatar M, Shapiro N, Fox M, Crandall B, Sininger Y, Warman B, Grody WW, Palmer CG, Schimmenti LA. ” The Frequency of the GJB2 V27I Polymorphism in the Los Angeles Mexican American Population” American Society of Human Genetics Annual Meeting. October 25-29, 2005. Salt Lake City, UT.

54. Schimmenti LA, Martinez A, Telatar M, Shapiro N, Fox M, Crandall B, Sininger Y, Lai C-H, Grody WW, Palmer CG. “GJB2/GJB6 Testing for Infant Hearing Loss from a Diverse Population” American Society of Human Genetics Annual Meeting. October 25-29, 2005. Salt Lake City, UT.

55. Palmer CG, Martinez A, Telatar M, Shapiro N, Fox M, Crandall B, Sininger Y, Grody WW, Schimmenti LA “Evaluating the Frequency that Babies with GJB2-related Hearing Loss Pass Newborn Hearing Screening” American Society of Human Genetics Annual Meeting. October 25-29, 2005. Salt Lake City, UT.

56. Palmer CG, Martinez A, Telatar M, Shapiro N, Fox M, Crandall B, Sininger Y, Grody WW, Schimmenti LA “Evaluating the Frequency that Babies with GJB2-related Hearing Loss Pass Newborn Hearing Screening” Oral presentation at the Hereditary Hearing Impairment Consortium Meeting. October 25, 2005. Salt Lake City, UT.

57. Schimmenti LA, Martinez A, Telatar M, Shapiro N, Fox M, Crandall B, Sininger Y, Lai C-H, Grody WW, Palmer CG. “GJB2/GJB6 Testing for Infant Hearing Loss from a Diverse Population” Oral presentation at the Hereditary Hearing Impairment Consortium Meeting. October 25, 2005. Salt Lake City, UT.

58. Strocker AM, Salvado A, Shapiro NL, “Nd:YAG Laser Therapy of Nasal Tip Hemangioma with Intranasal Extension” American College of Surgeons, Southern California Chapter Meeting. Santa Barbara, CA. January 21, 2006.

59. Shapiro NL. “Cold-Knife Dissection Versus Coblation-Assisted Tonsillectomy in Children” Western/Middle Section of the Triological Society Meeting. Coronado, CA. February 2-5, 2006

60. Kalantar N, Takehana C, Shapiro NL, “Outcomes of Reduced Post-operative Stay Following Outpatient Pediatric Adenotonsillectomy” Western/Middle Section of the Triological Society Meeting. Coronado, CA. February 2-5, 2006

61. Palmer CGS, Martinez A, Fox M, Crandall B, Shapiro N, Sininger Y, Grody WW, Schimmenti LA. “Psychological Outcomes of GJB2/GJB6 Testing in Infants” American College of Medical Genetics. San Diego, CA. March 22-26, 2006

62. Grody WW, Martinez A, Lai C-H, Shapiro N, Fox MA, Telatar M, Crandall BF, Sininger Y, Palmer CG, Schimmenti LA. “GJB2/GJB6 Testing for Infant Hearing Loss in an Ethnically Diverse US Population” Association for Research in Otolaryngology International Conference on Newborn Hearing Screening, Diagnosis, and Intervention. Lake Como, Italy. May 31-June 3, 2006

63. Strocker AM, Shapiro NL, “Parental Knowledge and Understanding of Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Adenotonsillectomy in Children” Pacific Coast Oto-ophthalmological Society Meeting, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. June 22-25, 2006.

64. Bhattacharyya N, Shapiro NL. “Academic Otolaryngology in the Millennium: Falling Behind” American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Annual Meeting Scientific Sessions. Toronto, Ontario, Canada. September 2006

65. Palmer CGS, Martinez M, Fox M, Crandall B, Shapiro N, Sininger Y, Grody WW, Schimmenti LA. ” Genetic Test Results Have a Psychological Impact on Parents of Deaf Children” National Society of Genetic Counselors. Nashville, TN. November 14, 2006

66. Strocker AM, Mowry S, Chan J, Takehana C, Kalantar N, Bhuta S, Shapiro NL. “Immunohistochemistry and EBV in Tonsils of Pediatric Transplant Recipients and Healthy Controls”. American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology Annual Meeting. San Diego, CA. April 27-29, 2007.

Third Place, Basic Science Poster Presentation

67. Shapiro NL, Bhattacharyya N. “Staging and Survival for Sinus Cancer in the Pediatric Population” American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology Annual Meeting. Seattle, WA. May 22-25, 2009.

68..Starkweather A, Shapiro NL. “Uninsulated Bipolar Cautery Injuries During Adenotonsillar Surgery” American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology Annual Meeting. Seattle, WA. May 22-25, 2009.

69. Shapiro NL, Bhattacharyya N. “Air Quality Improvement and the Prevalence of Ear Infections in Children”. American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head Neck Surgery Annual Scientific Sessions. October 4-7, 2009. San Diego, CA.

Cited in:

“Better Air Quality—Fewer Ear Infections: Study Shows Reduction in Air Pollution is Linked to Fewer Ear Infections in Kids” http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2009/10/08/health/webmd/main5371915

“Clean Air Means Fewer Ear Infections”
http://www.ivanhoe.com/channels/p_printstory.cfm?storyid+22576

“Study Links CAA Benefits with Lower Otitis Media”
http://eponline.com/articles/2009/10/15/study-links-caa-benefits-with-lower-otitis

“Better Air Linked to Fewer Ear Infections”
http://www.upi.com/health_news/2009/10/09/better-air-linked-to-fewer-ear-infections/

http://medicalfront-page.com/?p=2804

“Improved Air Quality Reduces Ear Infections”
http://dailiydose.righthealth.com/environmental/improved-air-quality-reduces-ear-infections

“Air Quality Up, Ear Infections Down: Study Shows Reduction in Air Pollution is Linked to Fewer Ear Infections in Kids”
http://www.emedicinehealth.com/script/main/art.aspo?articlekey=106361

http://www.medicinenet.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=106362

http://www.webmd.com/cold-and-flu/ear-infection/news/20091007/air-quality-up-ear

“Less Pollution, Less Earache?” Portera C. Environmental Health Perspectives.
December 2009; 117;12: A540.

“Lorsque L’Air est Bon, La Frequence Des Otites Chute” (When the Air is Clean,

Ear Infections Go Down) Hurault E. Science & Vie, December 2009. p.36.

70. Miller MM, Shapiro NL, Bhattacharyya N. “Global Warming and Prevalence of Frequent Otitis Media in Children” Annual Triological Society Meeting, Orlando, Florida. February 4-7, 2010.

71. Page N, Pransky SM Tylor D, Merz M, Shapiro NL. “Inferior Turbinate Reduction Using Coblation in a Pediatric Population: A Prospective Clinical Trial”. American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology Annual Meeting. Las Vegas, NV. April 30-May 2, 2010.

72. Sidell D, Shapiro NL. “Accuracy of Ultrasound for Thyroglossal Duct Cyst Diagnosis” American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Annual Scientific Sessions. September 28, 2010. Boston, MA

Recipient of AAO-HNS Resident Leadership Travel Grant Award

73. Vakharia K, Shapiro NL, Bhattacharyya N. “Racial and Ethnic Disparity in the Care of Pediatric Ear Infections” American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Annual Scientific Sessions. September 27, 2010. Boston, MA

74. Martin S, Chorney J, Blount R, Wald S, Kain Z, Shapiro N, Strom S. “Changing Adult Behaviors in the Pediatric Perioperative Environment: A Pilot Study” The American Society of Anesthesiologists Annual Meeting. October 16-20, 2010. San Diego, CA.

75. Miller MM, Grisby S, Patel SN, Dunn J, Bhattacharyya N, Shapiro NL. “Preoperative Care of Adolescents Undergoing Elective Surgery” American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology Annual Meeting. Aprill 29-May 1, 2011. Chicago, IL.

76. Sidell D, Coker T, Shapiro NL. “Foreign Body Aspiration Risks in Children” American Society of Pediatric Otolaryngology Annual Meeting. April 29-May 1, 2011. Chicago, IL.

Bibliography

(R ) denotes research manuscript

Research Papers

1. Shapiro NL, Cunningham MJ: “Streptococcal Pharyngitis in Children”. Current Opinion in Otolaryngology & Head and Neck Surgery 1995; 3:369-373. (R)

2. Shapiro NL, Cunningham MJ, Parikh SR, Eavey RD, Cheney ML: “Congenital Unilateral Facial Paralysis” Pediatrics 1996; 97(2):261-265. (R)

3. Shapiro NL, Cunningham MJ, Bhattacharyya N, Choi IS, Spellman JP, Joseph MP: “Osseous Craniofacial Arteriovenous Malformations in the Pediatric Population” Archives of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 1997; 123:101-105. (R)

[Date of UCLA Appointment July 1997]

4. Bhattacharyya N, Shapiro NL, Metson R: “Endoscopic Resection of a Recurrent Sinonasal Hemangiopericytoma” American Journal of Otolaryngology 1997; 18(5): 341-344.

5. Shapiro NL, Novelli V: “Otitis Media in Children with Vertically-Acquired HIV Infection: The Great Ormond Street Hospital Experience” International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology 1998; 45(1): 69-75.(R)

6. Shapiro NL, Malis DJ, Magit AE: “Obstructing Laryngeal Granuloma” Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 1999; 121(1):164

7. Shapiro NL, Pransky SM, Hartin M, Bradley JS,: “Documentation of the Prevalence of Penicillin-Resistant Streptococcus pneumoniae Isolated from the Middle Ear and Sinus Fluid of Children Undergoing Tympanocentesis or Sinus Lavage” Annals of Otology, Rhinology, and Laryngology 1999; 108 (7): 629-633. (R)

8. McQueen CT, Shapiro NL, Leighton SEJ, Guo XG, Albert DM ,: “Single Stage Laryngotracheal Reconstruction: The Great Ormond Street Experience and Guidelines for Patient Selection” Archives of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 1999; 125: 320-322. (R)

9. Shapiro NL, Malis DJ, Charon CC, Billman GF, Kearns DB: “Giant Juvenile Xanthogranuloma of the Tongue” American Journal of Otolaryngology 1999;20:241-244.

10. Shapiro NL, Seid AB, Pransky SM, Kearns DB, Magit AE: “Adenotonsillectomy in the Very Young Patient: Cost Analysis of Two Methods of Postoperative Care” International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology 1999; 48(2): 109-115.(R)

11. Ansley JF, Shapiro NL, Cunningham MJ: “Rigid Tracheobronchoscopy Induced Bacteremia in the Pediatric Population” Archives of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 1999; 125: 774-776. (R)

12. Shapiro NL, Malis DJ, Brewster DF, Kearns DB: “Evaluation and Management of Benign, Non-Congenital Tongue Masses in Children” International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology 1999; 48 (3) 223-229. (R)

13. Shapiro NL “New Facts About Hearing Impairment in Older Adults” in “Assessing Care of Vulnerable Elders: New Facts About Caring for Older Adults” RAND/Pfizer publications. February 2000. (R )

14. Shapiro NL, Kaselonis GL: “Tracheobronchial Foreign Body Management in an Acutely Ill Neonate” International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology 2000;52:75-77.

15. Huang RY, Shapiro NL. “Structural Airway Abnormalities in Patients with DiGeorge Syndrome: Current Review” American Journal of Otolaryngology 2000;21(5): 326-330. (R)

16. Maghami EG, Shapiro NL, Nelson S. “Gastric Heterotopia” Archives of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 2000;126(5):676;680.

17. Huang RY, Shapiro NL, “Adenotonsillar Enlargement in Pediatric Patients Following Solid Organ Transplantation” Archives of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 2000; 126:159-164. (R )

18. Bhattacharyya N, Shapiro NL, “Increased Female Authorship in Otolaryngology Over the Past Three Decades” Laryngoscope 2000;110:358-361. (R )

19. Shapiro NL, Huang RY, Sangwan S, Willner A, Laks H, ” Tracheal Stenosis and Congenital Heart Disease in Patients with Down Syndrome: Diagnostic Approach and Surgical Options” International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology 2000; 54: 137-142 (R )

20. Huang RY, Damrose EJ, Alavi S, Maceri D, Shapiro NL “Third Branchial Cleft Anomaly Presenting as a Retropharyngeal Abscess” International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology 2000;54:167-172

21. Shapiro NL, Shekelle PG. “Quality Indicators for the Management of Hearing Loss in Vulnerable Elders” Annals of Internal Medicine 2001;135(Part 2).

22. Bhattacharyya N, Shapiro NL, “Academic Otolaryngology in the New Millennium: Are We Falling Behind?” Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 2001;124:4-8. (R )

23. Williamson RW, Huang RY, Shapiro NL “Adenotonsillar Histopathology Following Solid Organ Transplantation” Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 2001;125:231-240. (R)

24. Shapiro NL, Strocker AM. “Adenotonsillar Hypertrophy and Epstein-Barr Virus in Pediatric Organ Transplant Recipients” Laryngoscope 2001;111:997-1001(R )

25. Cunningham MJ, Darrow DH, Goldstein MN, Hotaling AJ, Maddern BR, Shapiro NL. Follow-up Management of Children with Tympanostomy Tubes Pediatrics 2002; 109(2): 328-329.

26. Chiang S, Vu M, Nguyen M, Strocker AM, Horvath S, Shapiro NL, “Adenotonsillar Hypertrophy in Pediatric Solid Organ Transplant Recipients: A Cross-Sectional Analysis” Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 2002;127(1):109-114. (R )

27. Canalis RF, Shapiro NL, Lufkin R, Becker DP, “Congenital Implantation Cholesteatomas of the Occipitoparietotemporal Junction” Annals of Otology, Rhinology, and Laryngology 2002;111:778-782.

28. Chhetri DK, Blumin JH, Shapiro NL, Berke GB. “Office-based Treatment of Laryngeal Papillomatosis with Percutaneous Injection of Cidofovir” Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 2002;126(6):642-648. (R )

29. LoTempio MM, Shapiro NL “Tracheotomy Tube Placement in Children Following Cardiothoracic Surgery: Indications and Outcomes” American Journal of Otolaryngology 2002;23:337-340. (R )

30. Cunningham MJ, Darrow DH, Goldstein MN, Hotaling AJ, Maddern BR, Pransky SM, Shapiro NL. “Hearing Assessment in Infants and Children: Recommnedations Beyond Neonatal Screening” Pediatrics 2003; 111 (2): 436-440.

31. Shapiro NL, Strocker AM, Bhattacharyya N, “Risk Factors for Adenotonsillar Hypertrophy in Children Following Solid Organ Transplantation” International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology 2003; 67(2):151-155. (R)

32. Yueh B, Shapiro NL, MacLean CH, Shekelle PG “Screening and Management of Hearing Loss in Primary Care: Scientific Review” Journal of the American Medical Association 2003;289:1976-1985. (R )

33. DeUgarte DA, Shapiro NL, Williams HL, “Tuberculous Mediastinal Mass Presenting as Stridor in 3-month-old Child” Journal of Pediatric Surgery 2003 Apr; 38(4):624-625.

34. Shapiro NL, Bhattacharyya N “Complications and Determinants of Length of Stay for Inpatient Pediatric Otolaryngologic Procedures” Archives of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 2003;129:169-172. (R )

35. Chhetri DK, Shapiro NL,. “A Scheduled Protocol for Treatment of Juvenile Respiratory Papillomatosis with Cidofovir” Archives of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 2003;129:1081-1085. (R)

36. Chhetri DK, Parwar BJ, Hart SD, Bhuta SM, Berke GS, Shapiro NL, “Local and Systemic Effects of Intralaryngeal Injection of Cidofovir in a Canine Model” Laryngoscope 2003 Nov. 113(11):1922-1926. (R )

37. Palmer CGS, Martinez A, Fox M, Crandall B, Shapiro N, Telator M, Sininger Y, Grody WW, Schimmenti LA. “Genetic Testing and the Early Hearing Detection and Intervention Process”. Volta Review 2004;103(4):371-390 (R )

38. Hill M, Bhattacharyya N, Hall TR, Lufkin R, Shapiro NL, “Incidental Paranasal Sinus Imaging Abnormalities and the Normal Lund Score in Children” Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 2004 Feb;130(2):171-175. (R )

39. Chhetri DK, Huang RY, Shapiro NL, “BB-gun Pellet Injury to the Ethmoid Sinus” Ear, Nose & Throat Journal 2004 Mar;83(3):176-180.

40. Bhattacharyya N, Jones DT, Hill M, Shapiro NL, “The Diagnostic Accuracy of Computed Tomography in Pediatric Sinusitis” Archives of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 2004;130:1029-1032 (R)

41. Schimmenti LA, Martinez A, Fox M, Crandall B, Shapiro NL, Telatar M, Sininger Y, Grody WW, Palmer CGS, “Genetic Testing as Part of the Early Hearing Detection and Intervention (EHDI) Process” (R ) Genetics in Medicine. November/December 2004; 6(6): 521-525.

42. Strocker AM, Ford R, Patel S, Ayad I, Shapiro NL, “Airway Evaluation in Conjoined Twins” Annals of Otology, Rhinology, and Laryngology 2005;114(1): 15-18. (R )

43. Shapiro NL, Bhattacharyya N. ” Population-Based Outcomes of Pediatric Thyroid Carcinoma” Laryngoscope 2005;115(2):337-340. (R )

44. Strocker AM, Carrer A, Shapiro NL, “Validity of the OSA-18 Among Three Groups of Pediatric Patients” (R ) International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology 2005;69: 241-247.

45. Tarin TT, Martinez J, Shapiro NL, “Familial Bilateral Abductor Vocal Cord Paralysis” International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology 2005;69:1693-1696.46. Palmer CGS, Martinez A, Sininger Y, Shapiro N, Schimmenti LA, Grody WW. “Prelingual Siblings of Children with GJB2 Hearing Loss: Issues to Consider” Archives of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 2005;131:1020-1022.

47. Shapiro NL, Bhattacharyya N. “Clinical Characteristics and Survival for Major Salivary Gland Malignancies in Children” Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 2006 Apr;134(4):631-634. (R)

American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Foundation

Home Study Course: Congenital and Pediatric Problems: Section 1, September 2007.

48. Shapiro NL, Bhattacharyya N. “Response: The Real Incidence of Thyroid Carcinoma in Children” (letter). The Laryngoscope 2006 Nov;116(11):2095.

49. Kalantar N, Takehana C, Shapiro NL, “Outcomes of Reduced Post-operative Stay Following Outpatient Pediatric Adenotonsillectomy” International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology 2006 Dec;70(12):2103-2107. (R)

50. Shapiro NL, Bhattacharyya N. “Cold Dissection Adenotonsillectomy versus Coblation-Assisted Adenotonsillectomy in Children” Laryngoscope 2007 Mar;117(3):406-410. (R )

51. Bhattacharyya N, Shapiro NL. “Academic Otolaryngology in the Millennium: We Are Falling Behind” Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery 2007;137:535-538. (R)

52. Strocker AM, Shapiro NL, “Parental Knowledge and Understanding of Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Adenotonsillectomy in Children” International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology 2007 Nov;71(11):1709-1715. (R )

53. Bhattacharyya N, Shapiro NL. “Publications and Academia: Quantity Does Not Equate to Quality” (Response to letter) Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery 2008;138:257-258.

54. Bhattacharyya N, Shapiro NL. “Response to: Letter to the Editor, Academic Productivity in Otolaryngology from David W. Kennedy, et al.” Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery 2008 Apr;138(4): 546-547.

55. Schimmenti LA, Martinez A, Teletar M, Lai C-H, Shapiro N, Fox M, Warman B, McCarra M,, Crandall B, Sininger Y, Grody WW, Palmer CG. “Infant Hearing Loss and Connexin Testing in a Diverse Population” Genetics in Medicine 2008 Jul;10(7):517-524.

56. Mowry SE, Strocker AM, Chan J, Takehana C, Kalantar N, Bhuta S, Shapiro NL. “Immunohistochemical Analysis and Epstein-Barr Virus in the Tonsils of Transplant Recipients and Healthy Controls” Archives of Otolaryngology Head Neck Surgery 2008 Sept;134(9):936-939.

57. Palmer CG, Martinez A, Fox M, Zhou J, Shapiro N, Sininger Y, Grody WW, Schimmenti L. “A Prospective Longitudinal Study of the Impact of GJB2/GJB6 Genetic Testing on the Beliefs and Attitudes of the Parents of Deaf and Hard-of Hearing Infants” American Journal of Medical Genetics 2009 Jun;149A(6): 1169-1182.

58. Shapiro NL, Bhattacharyya N. “Staging and Survival for Sinus Cancer in the Pediatric Population” International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology 2009 Nov;73(11);1568-1571.

59. Wu A, Shapiro NL, Bhattacharyya N. “Chronic Rhinosinusitis in Children: What Are the Treatment Options?” in Allergy Immunology Clinics (ed. Fokkens WJ). Nov 2009; 29(4): 705-717.

60. Bhattacharyya N, Shapiro NL. “Air Quality Improvement and the Prevalence of Ear Infections in Children” Otolaryngology Head Neck Surgery 2010;142:242-246.

Cited in:

KABC Eyewitness Channel 7 News Los Angeles: January 28, 2010

KNBC-Channel 4 News: January 31, 2010

KTTV-Channel 11 News: January 31, 2010

Environmental Newswire. February 2, 2010:
http://www.google.com/url?sa=X&q=http://www.ens-newswire.com/ens/feb2010/2010-02-01-092.html&ct=ga&cd=ZNN-j9Gwoig&usg=AFQjCNFZ1t4gmXSXcg_v_xP6TteFmM6BzA>
“Ear Infections Down Due to Better Air?”

Fox News LA. January 31, 2010
http://www.google.com/url?sa=X&q=http://www.myfoxla.com/dpp/health/ear-infections-air-quality-20100131&ct=ga&cd=oCWnojInvls&usg=AFQjCNEU7yA3gFbWkECfdxObyJAbiMoOoQ
“Air Pollution Linked to Ear Infections”

www.upi.com/health_news/2010/02/01/air-pollution-linked-to-ear-infections/upi-335212010 . February 1, 2010
“Improved Air Quality Leads to Fewer Ear Infections in US Babies”
February 2, 2010
WALO 1240 Puerto Rico Radio: February 3, 2010.
Research Report: New Medical Findings (Singer-Vine, Jeremy). The Wall Street Journal. D3. February 9, 2010.

“Improved Air Quality Linked to Fewer Problems”
http://www.healthyhearing.com/releases/45899-improved-air-quality-linked
March 14, 2010

61. Mowry SE, Ament M, Shapiro NL. “Lingual Tonsil Hypertrophy Causing Severe Dysphagia: Treatment with Plasma-Mediated Radiofrequency-Based Ablation (Coblation)”. ENT Journal 2010; 89(3): 134-136.

62. Vakharia K, Shapiro NL, Bhattacharyya N. “Demographic Disparities Among Children with Frequent Ear Infections The Laryngoscope 2010;120:1667-1670.

Cited in:

“White Children Have More Ear Infections” http://www.upi.com/Health_News/2010/08/10/White-children-have-more-ear-infections/UPI-89591

“Repeated Ear Infections Seem to Plague White Kids, Poor Kids” http://health.msn.com/health-topics/cold-and-flu/articlepage.aspx?cp-documentid=100262018

“Ear Infections Do Not Afflict All Children Alike- UCLA Researchers Find Demographic Disparities” http://www.westsidetoday.com/n3214/ear-infections-do-not.html

“UCLA Study Finds Demographic Disparities among Children with Frequent Ear Infections” http://www.examiner.com/x-25863-LA-Womens-Health-Examiner~y2010m8d9-UCLA-Study-finds-demongraphic-disparities-among-children-with-frequent-ear-infections?cid=edition-by-channel-rss-Los_Angeles-Health

63. Vakharia K, Shapiro NL, Bhattacharyya N. “Racial and Ehtnic Disparity in the Care of Pediatric Ear Infections” Otolaryngology-Head Neck Surgery 2010;143(5):691-696.

Cited in:

“Race/Ethnicity Affect a Child’s Therapy” www.upi.com/health_news/2010/10/27/raceethnicity-affect-a-childs-therapy

“Dr. Nina Shapiro and Colleagues Give a Demographic Earful” (Sommer A) www.westsidetoday.com/n3687/dr-nina-shapiro-and.html

HealthDay: “White Kids More Likely to Get Medicine, See Specialist” www.health/usnews.com/health-news/managing-your-healthcare/healthcare/articles/2010/11/1

“Disparities Found in Ear Infection Treatment” (Bixler J) The Chart –CNN.com Blogs. www.pagingdrgupta.blogs.cnn.com/2010/11/02/disparities-found-in-ear-infection-treatment/

“Race and ethnicity influenced access to care for children with frequent ear infections”
http://www.pediatricsupersite.com/view.aspx?rid=77510

64. Sidell D, Shapiro NL. “Diagnostic Accuracy of Ultrasonography for the Diagnosis of Midline Neck Masses in Children” Otolaryngology-Head Neck Surgery (in press)

Journal Articles Currently Submitted for Publication

65. Shapiro NL ” Epstein-Barr Virus Immunohistochemical Markers and EBV Serology in Adenotonsillar Specimens of Pediatric Transplant Recipients” (Triological Society Candidate Thesis, in submission).

66. Miller MM, Shapiro NL, Bhattacharyya N. “Global Warming and Prevalence of Frequent Otitis Media in Children” American Journal of Otolaryngology (in submission).

67. Page N, Pransky SM, Tylor D, Merz M, Shapiro NL. “Inferior Turbinate Reduction Using A Plasma-Mediated Radiofrequency Device in a Pediatric Population: A Prospective Clinical Trial”. Annals of Otology, Rhinology, and Laryngology (in submission)

68. Miller MM, Grisby S, Patel SN, Dunn J, Shapiro NL. “Preoperative Care of Adolescents Undergoing Elective Surgery” (in preparation).

69. Bergeron J, Wilken R, Miller M, Shapiro NL, Bhattacharyya N. “Progress of Female Authorship in Otolaryngology” (in preparation).

70. Sidell D, Coker T, Shapiro NL. “Foreign Body Aspiration Risks in Children” (in preparation).

Book Chapters:

1. Shapiro NL, Calcaterra TC, “Orbital Swellings” in Bluestone & Stool’s Fourth Edition of Pediatric Otolaryngology. Bluestone CD, Alper CM, Arjmand EM, Casselbrant ML, Dohar JE, Yellon RF (eds.) pp.939-949. WB Saunders; Philadelphia 2003.

2. Lee NJ, Shapiro NL, “Vascular Malformations and Hemangiomas” in Handbook of Plastic Surgery Greer SE, Benhaim P, Lorenz HP, Chang J, Hedrick MH (eds).pp.315-320. Marcel Dekker; New York 2004.

3. Williamson RA, Shapiro NL, “Pediatric Head and Neck Tumors” in Handbook of Plastic Surgery Greer SE, Benhaim P, Lorenz HP, Chang J, Hedrick MH (eds).pp.321-326. . Marcel Dekker; New York 2004.

4. Damrose EJ, Shapiro NL, “Nasal and Sinus Pathology” in Handbook of Plastic Surgery Greer SE, Benhaim P, Lorenz HP, Chang J, Hedrick MH (eds).pp.663-668. . Marcel Dekker; New York 2004.

5. Lewis K Shapiro NL, Cherry J, “Mastoiditis” in Feigin, Cherry, Demmler, Kaplan (eds). Textbook of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, 5th Edition pp.235-241. WB Saunders; Philadelphia 2004

6. Deville J, Shapiro NL, Cherry J. “Sinusitis” in Feigin, Cherry , Demmler, Kaplan (eds).

Textbook of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, 5th Edition pp.201-212. WB Saunders; Philadelphia 2004

7. Shapiro NL, “Salivary Glands” in Grosfeld JL, O’Neill JA, Fonkalsrud EW, Coran AG (eds). Pediatric Surgery, 6th Edition pp. 835-843. Mosby Elsevier, Philadelphia 2006.

8. Lewis K Shapiro NL, Cherry J, “Mastoiditis” in Feigin, Cherry, Demmler, Kaplan (eds). Textbook of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, 6th Edition WB Saunders; Philadelphia.

9. Deville J, Shapiro NL, Cherry J. “Sinusitis” in Feigin, Cherry , Demmler, Kaplan (eds).

Textbook of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, 6th Edition WB Saunders; Philadelphia

10. Shapiro NL, Suh J. “Orbital Swellings” Bluestone & Stools Fifth Edition of Pediatric Otolaryngology. (in press).

11. Sidell D, Shapiro NL. “Medical Error and Malpractice Issues” in Shapiro NL, ed., Handbook of Pediatric Otolaryngology (World Scientific Publishers) (in preparation)

12. Sidell D, Shapiro NL. “Acute Tonsillitis” Pediatric Head and Neck Infections, Special Edition of the Journal of Infectious Disorders—Drug Targets (in press).

13. Sidell D, Shapiro NL. “Salivary Gland” in Pediatric Surgery, 7th edition. (in press)

Monographs:

Shapiro, NL, “Assessing the Care of Vulnerable Elders: Potential Quality Indicators and Literature Review: Hearing Loss” (RAND publications: 1999)

Lieberthal AS, Schoof B, Marcy M, Friedman E, Culpepper L, Wald E, Todd NW, Hannley M, Runyan D, Rosenfeld R, Miller D, Mahoney M, Cox E, Shapiro NL, Ganiat T, Schiffman R, Lannon C. “Diagnosis and Management of Acute Otitis Media”: Evidence-Based Clinical Practice Guideline (American Academy of Pediatrics/American Academy of Family Practice/Agency for Health Care Policy and Research ) 2004

Abstracts:

Shapiro NL, Malis DJ, Kearns DB: “Evaluation and Management of Tongue Masses in Children” (abs). Pediatrics 1998;102(3) (suppl): 746-747.

Book Reviews:

Shapiro NL. “Diagnostic Surgical Pathology of the Head and Neck. Douglas R. Gnepp. WB Saunders, Philadelphia, 2001.” World Journal of Surgery 2001;25 (8): 1097-1098.

Shapiro NL “Otologic Surgery”. Brackmann DE, Shelton C, Arriaga MA. WB Saunders, Philadelphia, 2001.” World Journal of Surgery 2002;26(9):1186.

Books:

Shapiro NL , ed.
“Handbook of Pediatric Otolaryngology: A Practical Guide for the Evaluation and Management of Pediatric Ear, Nose, and Throat Disorders” World Scientific Publishers (in press)

Shapiro, NL
“Take A Deep Breath: Clear the Air for the Health of Your Child” World Scientific Publishers (in preparation)

Media:

PRINT:

Consultant for “Could Your Child Have a Hearing Problem?”, Colino S. Child Magazine. March 1999: 66-69.

Consultant for “Diagnosing Ear Infections at Home”, Wood S. BabyTalk Magazine. April 1999: 20.

Consultant for “These Sensible Steps Can Save Your Senses,” Dwass E. Los Angeles Times. September 13, 1999: S2

Consultant for “Ear Infections in Children Prevented with New Vaccine” UCLA Healthcare VitalSigns. April 2000. Vol.23. 3.

Consultant for “Teachers Want Kids to Learn Their A, B, Zzzzzzzzzzzz’s,”

Pyle A. Los Angeles Times. July 9, 2000: E2-3.

Consultant for “Sore-Throat Survival Guide” Kelly AL, Parents Magazine. January 2001; 57-63.

Consultant for “Outpatient Adenotonsillectomy: How Young is Too Young?” Taylor D. Outpatient Surgery Magazine. 2000;1(11):38-43.

Guest Writer for “Finding Your Balance in Life” American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Bulletin 2001;20 (3): 23.

Consultant for “Growing Pains: Children with Congenital Muscular Torticollis are Born with a Posture that Tilts in Their Disfavor” Nickering T. Advance for Directors in Rehabilitation 2001;10 (3):63-64.

Consultant for “Radio Waves Latest Technique to Remove Tonsils” Peterson L. Daily Breeze p.B1/B3. May 12, 2003.

Consultant for “Adenotonsillar Enlargement in a Child after Liver Transplantation” Clinical Cases in Coblation-Assisted Tonsillectomy (ed. Roxanne Baer); Apr 2003; vol.1, no. 2.

Consultant for “Take It Or Leave It? Tonsil and Adenoid Removal Less Common But Still an Option” Carpenter L. Pikes Peak Parent. October 2003. p25.

Shapiro NL, “Chicken Skeleton Gave Birth to a Doctor” The New York Times, Section 14LI, Column 2. November 23, 2003.

Consultant for “Coblation Proves Gentler, Less Invasive Than Traditional Tonsillectomy” UCLA Medicine. Spring 2004. Vol 24(1): 5

Consultant for “Healthy Child: Ear Infection Update” Deahl R. Working Mother. September 2004. p. 84.

Featured Physician for ” Coblation CommENTary” December 2004. Vol 6., p.2. ArthroCareR ENT.

Shapiro NL, “Tonsillectomy Myths” American Academy of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery Bulletin. July 2005, vol. 24, no.7. (12-13)

Shapiro NL, “What’s New in Pediatric ENT?” Outpatient Surgery Magazine. August 2005

Consultant for “The Challenge of Cleft Lip/Palate” Pediatric Update, Fall 2006;13(2):4-5.

Consultant for “Check Those Tonsils” Parent Magazine. November 2006; 88-92.

Journal article quoted in “Kids Can Go Home Two Hours After Tonsillectomy” Rocky Mountain News. Rykman L. December 5, 2006.

Consultant for and research quoted in: “A Closer Look: Air Pollution. Spewing Out Some More Bad News: Consequences of breathing polluted air include appendicitis and ear infections, new studies indicate” Adams JU, Los Angeles Times. October 12, 2009. E1, E4.

TELEVISION

Featured Surgeon for “Pediatric Sleep Disorders” KTTV Fox 11 News at 10. March 6, 2000,

Fox Good Day, New York. March 2000.

Featured Surgeon for “Kids and Snoring” NBC News Channel, April 2000.

Featured Surgeon for “Jamie’s Story: I Wanna Breathe” Discovery Health Channel, Medical Diary. September-December 2000.

Featured Surgeon for “Coblation Tonsillectomy”. KCBS 2 News, KCAL 9 News, KABC 7 News. May 6, 2003.

Featured surgeon for “HealthZone” (host: Amy Hendel). “Coblation Adenotonsillectomy” Adelphia Cable Channel. June 20-25, 2006.

Featured Guest Physician for “Five Common Procedures in Children: Tonsillectomy”. The Doctors (CBS).

November 19, 2008

Guest Panelist “NBC Extra TV Lifechangers”. January 31, 2009

Guest Surgeon for The Doctors (CBS): “Do You Need to See a Specialist?”

“What YOUR Doctor Does to Stay Healthy” March 12, 2009

Guest Commentator for “Candy Smoking” Seven Network Australia. June 6, 2009

Guest Surgeon: “The Doctors” TV Show (CBS). “Can We Cure It?” (Ear Tubes) December 2, 2009.

INTERNET

Consultant for “Testing Kids’ Hearing: Problems Can Now Be Detected Early” NBC News Channel and www.Healthsurfing.com, April 6, 2000.

Consultant for “Doctors Can Now Zap Overgrown Tonsils in 5 Minutes”
Schorr M. www.ABCNews.com. July 18, 2000.

Consultant for “Easing Pain of Tonsillectomies: New Radiofrequency Technique Spares Kids Long Recovery Times, Doctors Say. Dotinga R. Healthcentral.com. July 18, 2004.

Consultant for ” Many Parents Unclear on Genetic Testing Results” McCook A. www.reutershealth.com. June 8, 2005.

Consultant for “Losing Tonsils to Gain a Good Night Sleep” Elston C. www.parenthood.com/articles.html?article_id9159.September 2005Consultant for “Tonsils, Tossing, and Turning: Can a Tonsillectomy Help a Child with Sleep Problems?” Brown T. in: iparenting. www.preschoolertoday.com/articles/3971.php. May 23, 2006.

Consultant for “Lack of Complications After Tonsillectomy” Cukan A. United Press International-Consumer Health. www.upi.com/ConsumerHealthDaily/view.php?StoryID=20061117-114445-8306r

Consultant for “Shorter Post-Operative Recovery Stay Following Outpatient Tonsillectomy for Kids is Safe, Cost-Efficient. Medpage. www.vpico.com/articlemanager/printerfriendly.aspx?article=135246

Consultant for “Real Simple” http://www.realsimple.com/realsimple/content/0,21770,1828378,00.html?xid=sleeptight

“More Solutions to Your Child’s Sleep Problems” Cettina T Summer 2008.

Consultant for http://www.pediascribe.com/podcast/128 “Tonsils and Adenoids” June 16, 2008

Consultant for: http://www.westsidetoday.com/m1-292/great-tips-to-start.html “Great Tips to Start the School Year Off Right” Sommer A. September 4, 2008.

Consultant for http://www.westsidetoday.com/s5-500/finance.html “5 Things to End the Financial Year Right: Don’t Say “Bah Humbug” to Your Money” Sommer A. December 4, 2008.

Consultant for “Campus Circle (www.campuscircle.com) “Flying Healthfully Without a Net: It’s Graduation Time. Do You Know Where Your Benefits Are?” Sommer A. Issue 12, vol. 19. March 25-31, 2009 pp.5

Writer: “Does Your Child Snore?” http://www.momlogic.com/2009/05/does_your_child_snore.php May 15, 2009.

Writer: “Ear Infection Controversy” http://www.momlogic.com/2009/05/ear_infection_antibiotics.php May 29, 2009.

Consultant for “Study: Many Kids May Not Be Getting Their Zzzzzzz’s” CBS Early Show, June 8, 2009 http://www.momlogic.com/2009/06/the_bottom_line_on_zicam.php June 19, 2009

Writer: “Summer’s Here! Swimmer’s Ear!” http://www.momlogic.com/2009/06/summers_here_swimmers_ear.php. June 22, 2009.

Writer: “Reading This May Save Your Child’s Life”
http://www.momlogic.com/2009/07/reading_this_may_save_your_chi.php July 6, 2009

Writer: “Give Me Your Tonsils, Give Me Your Money” http://www.momlogic.com/2009/07/give_me_your_tonsils_give_me_your_money_obama July 24, 2009

Consultant for: “Back to School—Without the Swine Flu” Sommer A. http://www.westsidetoday.com/n1369/back-to-school-without.html August 7, 2009.

Consultant for: “Doctor’s Tips for Keeping Your Kids Healthy” Krieger L. http://www.realsimple.com/work-life/family/kids-parenting/healthy-kids-tips-000000001 August 2009.

Writer: “Cleaner Air May Lower Frequency of Ear Infections” http://www.momlogic.com/2009/10/clean_air_may_lower_frequency_of_ear_infectionsOctober 29, 2009

Writer: “We Haven’t Really Come a Long Way, Baby” http://www.momlogic.com/2009/11/we_havent_really_come_a_long_way_babyNovember 3, 2009.

Writer: “Swine Flu Shot Guilt” http://www.momlogic.com/2009/11/swine_flu_shot_guilt November 13, 2009

Writer: ” My Child is Having Surgery” http://www.momlogic.com/2009/11my_child_is_having_surgery November 25, 2009.

Shapiro NL. “Keep Healthy During the Cold Season” http://www.ULMagazine.comDec 2009 (pp22-23)

Writer: ” ‘Tis the Season…For Nosebleeds?” http://www.momlogic.com/2009/12tis_the_season_for-nosebleedsDecember 2, 2009.

Writer: “The ADHD-Sleep Connection” http://www.momlogic.com/2009/12the_ADHD_sleep_connectionDecember 12, 2009.

Writer: ” Weighing the Risks of CT Scans” http://www.momlogic.com/2009/12weighing_the_risks_of_CT_scans.December 20, 2009.

Writer: “New Years Diets: Be Careful Who You Talk To”
http://www.momlogic.com/2010/01new_years_diets_be_careful_who_you_talk_toJanuary 1, 2010.

Writer: “Chopsticks, Drumsticks, Forks, and Knives” http://www.momlogic.com/2010/01chopsticks_drumsticks_forks_and_knives.January 19, 2010.

Writer: “Is It Really A Sinus Infection?”
http://www.momlogic.com/2010/01is_it_really_a_sinus_infection.January 30, 2010

Writer: “It All Adds Up for Girls”
http://www.momlogic.com/2010/01it_all_adds_up_for_girls.January 31, 2010

Quoted in: “Doctors Call For Choke-Free Hot Dog”http://www.momlolgic.com/2010/02doctors_call_for_choke_free_hot_dog.February 22, 2010

Writer: “Einstein Didn’t Have a DVD Player”
http://www.momlogic.com/2010/03enistein_didnt_have_a_dvd_player.March 7, 2010.

Writer: “Can Baby Slings Kill?”
http://www.momlogic.com/2010/03can_baby_slings_kill. March 12, 2010

Writer: “Are We Making Our Children Obese?
http://www.momlogic.com/2010/03are_we_making_our_children_obese.March 14, 2010.

RADIO

Featured surgeon for “Ear Tubes May Not Be Best Call for All” National Public Radio Morning Edition: Your Health. Patricia Neighmond. February 22, 2007.

Consultant for “Good Parenting Radio” Matt Bubala. February 2008

OTHER ACTIVITIES

  1. Cornell Club of Los Angeles 1998-
  2. Harvard-Radcliffe Club of Southern California 2000-
  3. Los Angeles Doctors’ Symphony Orchestra, Flute/Piccolo 1998
  4. Longwood Symphony Orchestra, Flute/Piccolo, 1987-1991
  5. Cornell University Symphony Orchestra, Flute/Piccolo, 1983-1987
  6. American Chamber Orchestra, Flute/Piccolo, Tour of Portugal, 1980
  7. Boston Marathon Finisher: 1989, 1996
  8. President, 17th Street Homeowners Association 2000-2001
  9. L.A. Leggers: 2000-2001
  10. Los Angeles Marathon Finisher: 2001/3:59:50/303rd Female/54th in Division
  11. Brentwood Homeowner’s Association 2003-present
  12. American Chamber Music Player’s Association 2001-present
  13. Professional Women’s Health Collaborative 2006-2007
  14. LA Cancer Challenge 10K 2005: 4th Place in Division
  15. WIMLA (Women in Medicine, Los Angeles) Co-founder 2008-
  16. Sunshine Preschool Enrichment Day:
  17. Flute/piccolo: May 2007, May 2008
  18. Surgery: February 2007
  19. Surgery: March 2008
  20. Seven Arrows Elementary School
  21. Ethical Leadership Committee 2008-2009
  22. Teacher Appreciation Committee 2008-2009
  23. Auction Committee 2008-2009
  24. Co-Chair, Teacher Appreciation Committee, 2009-2010; 2010-201
  25. Classical Composers Concert Performer 2010
  26. Little Dolphins Preschool
  27. Green Committee 2010-2011
  28. Angel Hearts Committee 2010-2011