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Lucy                           Holmes

Lucy C. Holmes MD, MPH

Department of Pediatrics

Clinical Associate Professor

Specialty/Research Focus

General Pediatrics; Pediatrics

 

Education and Training:
  • Fellowship, Primary Care Faculty Development, Michigan State University College of Human Medicine (1999)
  • Chief Resident, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (1996)
  • Residency, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (1995)
  • Internship, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (1993)
  • MD, Medicine, University of Vermont College of Medicine (1992)
  • BS, Biological Sciences, Stanford University (1986)
  • AB, Anthropology/Social Sciences, Stanford University, With Honors (1986)
Employment:
  • Director of Research, Division of General Pediatrics, UBMD Pediatrics, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2013-present)
  • Clinical Associate Professor, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (2006-present)
  • Interim Chief, Division of General Pediatrics, UBMD Pediatrics, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2012–2013)
  • Medical Director, Hodge Pediatrics, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2005–2013)
  • Director, Continuity Clinic, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (1996–2013)
  • Associate Chief, Division of General Pediatrics, UBMD Pediatrics, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2007–2012)
  • Interim Chief, Division of General Pediatrics, UBMD Pediatrics, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (2006–2007)
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Pediatrics, University at Buffalo (1996–2006)
  • Medical Director, Special Needs Clinic, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (1999–2004)
Awards and Honors:
  • Buffalo Pediatric Society: Monica B. Helmbrecht, MD Memorial Award (1996)
  • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences: Outstanding Teaching PL-3 Award (1995)
  • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences: Louis A. and Ruth Siegel Housestaff Award for Excellence in Teaching (1995)

Grants and Sponsored Research:
  • January 2015–December 2015
    Individual Development Awards Program
    United University Professions
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $1,000
  • January 2007–December 2007
    Individual Development Awards Program
    United University Professions
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $1,000
  • January 1994–December 1994
    A Double Blind Study on the Effect of Prednisolone in Bronchiolitis
    University at Buffalo
    Role: Principal Investigator
    $5,000

Journal Articles:
Abstracts:
  • Holmes LC, Persaud A, Williams K, Kazmierczak J. Prevalence of Anemia in Children and Adolescents in a Rural Community in Haiti.. Pediatrics. 2016; 137(Sup 3).
  • Holmes LC, St. George K, Faden HS, Burg M, Berti R, Lamson D, Lehman HK. Retrospective Study on Patients Presenting with Wheezing and Enterovirus D68 Infection.. Pediatrics. 2016; 137(Sup 3).
  • Lampkin S, Holmes LC, Lehman HK. High Confidence and Low Caregiver Knowledge in Asthma Management at Inner City Pediatric Clinics. PAS Meeting Abstracts. 2014.

Professional Memberships:
  • Academic Pediatric Association
  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • Christian Medical and Dental Society
Presentations:
  • "The Effect of Spirometry Testing on Asthma Severity and Control Classification in a Pediatric Primary Care Office" Annual Meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies (2017)
  • "Improving Asthma Outcomes Through Primary Care: Intervention Programs in the Office and in the Schools" Pediatric Grand Rounds, Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo (2017)
  • "Age of Onset of Anemia in a Low Income Population" Annual Meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies (2016)
  • "Comparison of Caregiver Confidence and Knowledge in Asthma Management by Socioeconomic Status" Annual Meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies (2016)
  • "Prevalence and Severity of Anemia Among Children in a Low Income Population" Annual Meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies (2016)
  • "Global Health Opportunities for Pediatricians" , Buffalo Pediatric Society (2016)
  • "The Effect of Spirometry Testing on Asthma Disease Classification in a Pediatric Primary Care Office" J. Warren Perry Poster Day, University at Buffalo School of Public Health and Health Professions (2016)
  • "Are Antibiotics Necessary for Skin Abscesses after Surgical Drainage?" Pediatric Grand Rounds, Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo (2016)
  • "Prevalence of Anemia in Children and Adolescents in a Rural Community in Haiti" National Conference and Exhibition, American Academy of Pediatrics (2015)
  • "Retrospective Study on Patients Presenting with Wheezing and Enterovirus D68 Infection" 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)
  • "Pediatric Asthma Management" , Visiting Nurses Association of Erie and Niagara County (2015)
  • "Barriers to Healthier Eating Habits Correlate with Body Mass Index" Annual Meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies (2014)
  • "High Confidence and Low Caregiver Knowledge in Asthma Management at Inner City Pediatric Clinics" Annual Meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies (2014)
  • "Long-Term Occurrence of New Lesions After Surgical Drainage and Antibiotics for Skin Abscesses in Children and Their Household Contacts" Annual Meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies (2014)
  • "Parental Perceptions of Child Weight Status When Sequentially Answering as Parent and Provider" Annual Meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies (2014)
  • "Parental Perceptions to the Use of Electronic Health Records in Resident General Pediatric Clinics" Annual Meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies (2014)
  • "Younger Parental Age May be a Stronger Predictor for Caregiver Internet Access for Medical Information than Income or Race" Annual Meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies (2014)
  • "Infant and Child Nutrition" , Visiting Nurses Association of Erie and Niagara County (2014)
  • "Knowledge, Beliefs and Practices Regarding Milk, Juice and Caffeine Intake in Children and Adolescents" Annual Meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies (2013)
  • "Long-Term Occurrence of New Lesions After Surgical Drainage and Antibiotics for Skin Abscesses in Children and Their Household Contacts" Annual Meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies (2013)
  • "Management of Skin Abscesses: The Buffalo Experience" Pediatric Grand Rounds, Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo (2013)
  • "Duration of Antibiotic Use in Skin Abscesses After Surgical Drainage in Pediatric Patients, and Effect on Clinical Resolution and New Lesion Formation" Annual Meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies (2012)
  • "Duration of Antibiotic Use in Skin Abscesses After Surgical Drainage in Pediatric Patients, and Effect on Clinical Resolution, Recurrence and Secondary Infection to Household Members" Annual Meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies (2011)
  • "Genetic Variation in Antimicrobial Peptide, Human Beta-Defensin-1 (DEFB1), is Associated with Recurrent Staphylococcal aureus Skin Infection in Children" Annual Meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies (2011)
  • "Duration of Antibiotic Use in Staphylococcus aureus Skin Abscesses after Surgical Drainage in Pediatric Patients, and Effect on Clinical Resolution, Recurrence and Secondary Infection to Household Members" 10th Annual Pediatric Infectious Diseases Research Conference, St. Jude‘s Children‘s Research Hospital/Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society (2011)
  • "Genetic Variation in Antimicrobial Peptide, Human Beta-Defensin-1 (DEFB1), is Associated with Recurrent Staphylococcal aureus Skin Infection in Children" 10th Annual Pediatric Infectious Diseases Research Conference, St. Jude‘s Children‘s Research Hospital/Pediatric Infectious Diseases Society (2011)
  • "Rickets: Lurking Around the Corner" Clinical Case Conference, Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo (2007)
  • "Rickets: Lurking Around the Corner" Clinical Case Conference, Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo (2005)
  • "Rickets: Lurking Around the Corner" Clinical Case Conference, Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo (2004)
  • "Rickets - A New Old Disease" Pediatric Grand Rounds, Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo (2003)
  • "Are Vitamin D Supplements Necessary in Breast-fed Infants?" Pediatric Grand Rounds, Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo (1999)
  • "Rickets: Lurking Around the Corner" Primary Care Research and Development Conference, Michigan State University (1999)
  • "The Effect of Early, Outpatient Intervention with Prednisolone on Clinical Illness and Mediator Release in Bronchiolitis" Annual Meeting, Pediatric Academic Societies (1997)
  • "Obesity" Pediatric Resident Noon Lecture, Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo (1997)
  • "The Effect of Early, Outpatient Intervention with Prednisolone on Clinical Illness and Mediator Release in Bronchiolitis" Pediatric Grand Rounds, Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo (1997)
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Service Activities:
  • 2016 Pediatric Academic Societies Abstracts; Ad Hoc Reviewer (2015)
  • 2015 Pediatric Academic Societies Abstracts; Reviewer (2014)
  • Global Health Education/University at Buffalo Department of Family Medicine: Medical Relief Trip to Haiti; Coordinator (2014)
  • Mobile Medical Clinics: Haiti; Volunteer (2014)
  • 2014 Pediatric Academic Societies Abstracts; Reviewer (2013)
  • Asthma Education Workgroup; Member (2013)
  • Asthma Coalition of Erie County Workgroup; Member (2013–present)
  • Erie County Asthma Coalition Workgroup; Member (2013–present)
  • Patient Centered Medical Home Workgroup; Member (2012–2013)
  • Mobile Medical Clinics: Haiti; Volunteer (2012)
  • Christian Central Academy: Board of Directors; Secretary (2012–present)
  • Pediatrics (Journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics); Ad Hoc Reviewer (2012–present)
  • Sunday School: 4th-5th Grades; Teacher (2010–2013)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Medical Advisory Committee; Committee Member (2010–2011)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Physician Strategic Planning Committee; Committee Member (2009–2012)
  • Christian Central Academy: Board of Directors; Secretary (2008–2010)
  • Mobile Medical Clinics: Dominican Republic; Volunteer (2007)
  • UBMD Pediatrics; Board of Directors (2006)
  • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences: Search Committee for Chief of Division of General Pediatrics; Committee Member (2006)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Medical Advisory Committee; Committee Member (2006)
  • Christian Central Academy: Board of Directors; Member (2004–2008)
  • Sunday School: K-5th Grades; Volunteer (1999–2004)
  • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences: Pediatric Resident Evaluation Committee; Committee Member (1998–2013)
  • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences: Pediatric Resident Curriculum Committee; Committee Member (1996–2013)
  • Women and Children‘s Hospital of Buffalo: Grand Rounds Committee; Committee Member (1996–1997)
  • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences: Pediatric Resident Recruitment Committee; Committee Member (1996–present)
  • University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences: Pediatric Residency Association; President (1994)
  • Academic Pediatric Association: Special Interest Group; Continuity Clinic Director

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Contact Information

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

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