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Amanda                         Persaud

Amanda Persaud MD

Department of Pediatrics

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus

General Pediatrics; Pediatrics

 

Education and Training:
  • Chief Resident, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (2013)
  • Residency, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (2012)
  • Internship, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (2010)
  • MD, Medicine, St. George‘s University School of Medicine (2009)
  • BS, Major: Biological Sciences; Minor: French, University of Toronto, wtih Honors (2003)
Employment:
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (2013-present)
  • Attending Physician, Division of General Pediatrics, UBMD Pediatrics, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2013-present)
  • Medical Director, Special Needs Clinic, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2013-present)
  • Teaching Assistant, Microbiology, University of Toronto, Canada (2004)
Awards and Honors:
  • St. George's University School of Medicine: Dean's List (2009)
  • St. George's University School of Medicine: White Coat Award (2009)
  • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences: Teaching Award (2010, 2012)
  • University of Toronto: Academic Excellence Scholarships (1999-2003)



Professional Memberships:
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Buffalo Pediatric Society
Presentations:
  • "Age of Onset of Anemia in a Low Income Population" Annual Meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies (2016)
  • "Prevalence and Severity of Anemia among Children in a Low Income Population" Annual Meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies (2016)
  • "Prevalence of Anemia in Children and Adolescents in a Rural Community in Haiti" National Conference and Exhibition, American Academy of Pediatrics (2015)
  • "Comparison of Caregiver Knowledge In Asthma Management Between Inner City Pediatric Clinics and Allergy Clinic" Annual Meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies (2015)
  • "Prevalence of Anemia in Inner City Pediatric Clinics" Annual Meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies (2015)
Service Activities:
  • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences: Pediatric Residency Association; Secretary (2009–2010)
  • Delaware Avenue Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center (Buffalo, NY); Spent time with elderly residents (engaged in conversations, watched movies, read from the Bible).; Volunteer (2009)
  • New York Cares (New York, NY); Played basketball with children, assisted with sports for visually-impaired adolescents, read to children, served food to underprivileged individuals.; Volunteer (2008–2009)
  • Lewis Punnett Home (St. Vincent); Volunteer (2005–2009)
  • Queen Elizabeth Orphanage (Grenada); Volunteer (2005–2009)
  • St. Benedict Orphanage (St. Vincent); Volunteer (2005–2009)
  • St. George‘s University School of Medicine: Biochemistry, Embryology, Histology, Epidemiology; Student Mentor (2005–2009)
  • St. George‘s University School of Medicine: Student Government Association; Member (2005–2009)
  • Emmanuel Hospital Association (Bihar, India); Assisted medical doctors in the care of patients at a mission hospital and in surrounding rural areas.; Volunteer (2004)

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Contact Information

Hodge Pediatrics
125 Hodge Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14222
Phone: (716) 878-7277
Fax: (716) 888-3966
Email: amandape@buffalo.edu

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