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John                           Pastore

John V. Pastore MD

Department of Pediatrics

Clinical Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus

General Pediatrics; Pediatrics

 

Education and Training:
  • Residency, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (1998)
  • Internship, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (1996)
  • MD, Medicine, St. George‘s University School of Medicine (1995)
  • BS, Biology, Fordham University (1991)
Employment:
  • Medical Director, Pediatric Hospitalist Service, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2006-present)
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (2005-present)
  • Hospitalist, UBMD Pediatrics, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2005-present)
  • Volunteer Faculty, Pediatrics, Stony Brook University, School of Medicine (2002–2004)
  • General Pediatrician, Pediatrics, Mid-Suffolk Pediatrics (2002–2004)
  • Pediatric Medical Director, Pediatrics, Primary Care LLC (2001–2002)
  • General Pediatrician, Pediatrics, Crown Colony Pediatrics (1999–2002)
  • General Pediatrician, Pediatrics, Pratt Medical Center (1998–1999)
Awards and Honors:
  • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences: Clinical Research Award (2011)
  • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences: Quality Improvement Award (2010)
  • University at Buffalo School of Management: Supervisory Skills Certificate Program (2009)
  • Kaleida Health: WOW Award (2007)
  • American Academy of Pediatrics: Physicians Recognition Award in Continuing Medical Education (2002-2004)

Grants and Sponsored Research:
  • January 2010–January 2011
    Proposed Use of High Flow Nasal Cannula
    University at Buffalo Graduate Medical Education
    Role: Co-Investigator
    $3,000


Professional Memberships:
  • American Academy of Pediatrics: Fellow (FAAP)
  • American Academy of Pediatrics: Hospital Medicine Sub-Chapter
  • Buffalo Pediatric Society
  • Independent Peer Review Organization; Physician Member
Presentations:
  • "Zika Virus" Pediatric Grand Rounds, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2016)
  • "Should Your Kids Consume Energy Drinks?" Parent Talk, Timeless WECK (2015)
  • "Pediatric Summer Safety" Winging It!, WIVB (The CW) (2014)
  • "Analysis of Antibiotic Use and Imaging Studies in Patients with RSV Bronchiolitis" Annual Meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies (2013)
  • "Hospital Medicine Looking Towards the Future" General Pediatrics Grand Rounds, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2012)
  • "The Natural History of High Flow Nasal Cannula at Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo" Annual Conference, Society of Hospital Medicine (2011)
  • "Pott‘s Puffy Tumor with Epidural Abscess" Pediatric Grand Rounds, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo, Clinical Case Presentation (2011)
  • "The Natural History of High Flow Nasal Cannula at Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo" Spring Clinical Day, University at Buffalo (2011)
  • "Family-Centered Care" Department of Pediatrics Full-Time Faculty Meeting, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2010)
  • "High Flow Nasal Cannula: A History of Usage" Pediatric Grand Rounds, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2010)
  • "Ethical Dilemmas in End of Life Issues" Pediatric Grand Rounds, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2009)
  • "Acute Disseminated Encephalomyelitis" Medical Morbidity and Mortality Pediatric Case Presentations, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2009)
  • "Legal Implications Related to Documentation and Quality of Care" Pediatric Grand Rounds, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2009)
  • "Medical Illness Presenting as Psychiatric Disease" Medical Morbidity and Mortality Pediatric Resident Case Presentations, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2008)
  • "Pediatric Intestinal Transplantation: Dispelling Some Myths" Pediatric Grand Rounds, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2006)
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Service Activities:
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Patient Experience Team; Physician Lead (2015–present)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Oishei Children's Hospital Moving Planning Committee; Committee Member (2015–present)
  • Buffalo Spree: 'Raising a Happy Health Family'; Contributor (2014)
  • UBMD Pediatrics: Board of Directors; Vice President (2014–2015)
  • Kaleida Health: Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo Leadership Team; Member (2014–present)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Pain Management Team; Member (2014–present)
  • Buffalo Spree: 'Kids - School and Sports Safety'; Contributor (2013)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Rounding Subcommittee; Committee Member (2013–present)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Care of Complex Medical Patients Committee; Committee Member (2013–present)
  • Kaleida Health: Medical Executive Committee; Committee Member (2013–2015)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Code Blue Committee; Committee Member (2013–present)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Patient Experience Flow Team; Member (2013–present)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Order Set Development Team for Electronic Health Record; Member (2012–present)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: PL-3 Pediatric Hospital Medicine Inpatient Elective; Director (2012–present)
  • Shepley-Bulfinch Medical Consultation Team for the New John R. Oishei Children‘s Hospital; Pediatric Hospital Medicine Key Representative (2012–2014)
  • Kaleida Health: Physician Productivity Committee; Committee Member (2012–2014)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Observation Unit; Co-Director (2012–present)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Medical Advisory Committee; Division of General Pediatrics Representative (2011–2015)
  • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences: Faculty Practice Management Plan Governing Board; Alternate Member (2010–2015)
  • Kaleida Health: Inpatient Electronic Medical Record Development Team; Pediatric Hospitalist Representative (2010–2014)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Pulse Oxygenation Protocol Development Team; Team Leader and Faculty Sponsor/Advisor (2010–2011)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Methadone Weaning Protocol Development Team; Hospitalist Representative (2010)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: High Flow Protocol Development Team; Hospitalist Leader and Faculty Sponsor/Advisor (2010–present)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: High Flow Nasal Cannula Pathway Development Team; Chair (2010)
  • Hillview Elementary: Starry Night Fund Raiser for Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo Foundation; Kaleida Foundation Representative (2010)
  • Robert Wesleyan College: Wood Ensemble for First Bible Baptist Church Concert; Community Host (2010)
  • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences: Cardiology Search Committee; Hospitalist Leader (2010–2015)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Bronchiolitis Care Pathway Development Team; Hospitalist Representative (2009–2010)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Strategic Planning Subcommittee; Hospitalist Representative (2009–2016)
  • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences: Infectious Diseases Search Committee; Hospitalist Leader (2009–2015)
  • UBMD Pediatrics: Productivity Review Committee; Board Member (2009–2016)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Pandemic Planning Team; Hospitalist Representative (2009–2014)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Pharmacy and Therapeutics Subcommittee; Hospitalist Representative (2009–present)
  • UBMD Pediatrics: Board of Directors; Treasurer (2009–2013)
  • UBMD Pediatrics; Board of Directors (2009–2015)
  • PatientKeeper Smartphone Biling System Implementation; Physician Leader and SuperUser (2008–2015)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Children and Youth Investigational Review Board; Board Member (2008–2012)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Focused Acute Service Tract Development Team; Physician Leader (2008–2009)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Communication Team; Hospitalist Representative (2008)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Direct Admissions Team; Chair (2008)
  • University at Buffalo: Students Interested in Pediatrics; Student Mentor (2008–present)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Culture Club Team; Hospitalist Representative (2007–2010)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Development Pediatrics Hospital Service Inpatient Resident Teaching Service; Member (2007)
  • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences: 3rd Year Medical Students Inpatient Rotation on Pediatric Hospitalist Service; Educational Leader (2007–present)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Companies Coming; Hospitalist Representative (2007–2010)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Outreach and Access Team; Hospitalist Representative (2007–present)
  • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences: Pediatric Curriculum Committee; Committee Member (2007–present)
  • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences: Pediatric Resident Recruitment Committee; Committee Member (2007–present)
  • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences: Pediatric Resident Review Committee; Committee Member (2007–present)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Quality and Patient Safety Council; Member (2006–present)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Throughout Team; Chair (2006–2011)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: NICE Team; Physician Member (2005–2006)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Hospitalist Liaison (Newborn Nursery and NICU) (2005–2006)
  • Primary Care LLC: Pediatrics Asthma Education Program; Teacher (2000)

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Contact Information

Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo
Division of General Pediatrics
219 Bryant Street
Buffalo, NY 14222
Phone: (716) 878-7277
Fax: (716) 888-3966
Email: jpastor@buffalo.edu

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