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Faculty Profile

Joshua A. Rocker, M.D.

Dr. Joshua A. Rocker

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics (Emergency Medicine)

Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine

 

Professional Interests

Fellowship & Residency education, airway management, professionalism, pain management, mock codes and use of simulation models, research with radiation exposure and pediatric trauma.

 

Selected Publications

Peer Review Publications

Joshua Rocker, To the Point, PEM Today. 1/09

Rich Bruckner and Joshua Rocker.  Car Safety.  Pediatrics in Review.  Dec, 2009.

Joshua Rocker.  Managing Febrile Infants- Are we consistent?  PEM Today (this is the first edition of a new international PEM newsletter). 10/16/09

Joshua Rocker and Jeffery Israel.  Pediatric Apnea. E-medicine article, 10/09.

Yvonne Giunta and Joshua Rocker. Sprains. Pediatrics in Review.  May, 2008.

Duke-Cohan JS, Morimoto C, Rocker JA, Schlossman SF. Serum high molecular weight dipeptidyl peptidase IV (CD26) is similar to a novel antigen DPPT-L released from activated T cells. J Immunol 1996 Mar 1; 156(5):1714-21.

Duke-Cohan JS, Morimoto C, Rocker JA, Schlossman SF. A novel form of dipeptidylpeptidase IV found in human serum. Isolation, characterization, and comparison with T lymphocyte membrane dipeptidylpeptidase IV (CD26). J Biol Chem 1995 Jun 9; 270(23):14107-14.

 

 

Abstracts

 

David Kessler, Grace Arteaga, Jessica Foltin, Laura Haubner, Gunjan Kamdar, Amanda Krantz, Julie Lindower, Michael Miller, Shannon O'Malley, Matei Petrescu, Martin V. Pusic, Joshua Rocker, Nikhil Shah, Christopher Strother, Lindsey Tilt, Eric Weinberg and Marc Auerbach. The Effect of a Simulation-based Mastery Learning Intervention on Pediatric Interns Procedural Skills Performance: A MULTICENTER RANDOMIZED TRIAL.  AAP Meeting, San Fransisco, California. October, 2010

 

Payal Kadia, David Kessler, Eric Weinberg, Chris Strother, Julie Lindower, Joshua Rocker, Laura Haubner, Matei Patrescu, Lindsey Tilt, Gunjan Kamdar, Grace Artaega, Marc Auerbach.  New Interns Have Little Training or Confidence in their Pediatric IV Skills.

National PAS Conference.  Vancouver, CA. May, 2010

 

David Kessler, Eric Weinberg, Chris Strother, Julie Lindower, Joshua Rocker, Laura Haubner, Grace Arteaga, Matei Petrescu, Lindsey Tilt, Gunjan Kamdar, Michael Miller, Jessica Foltin, Marc Auerbach.    A Multi-Center Study of Infant Lumbar Puncture during Medical School.  National PAS Conference, Vancouver, CA. May, 2010

 

Simulation Training During Medical School for Common Pediatric Procedures: a Multi-Center Descriptive Study. 10th Annual International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare (IMSH), Phoenix, Arizona, January, 2010

 

The Development of POISE (Patient Outcomes in Simulation Education) A Pediatric Research Network. 10th Annual International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare (IMSH), Phoenix, Arizona, January, 2010

 

Joshua Rocker, MD, Jose Anthony, MS, and William Krief, MD

Estimated Measurements of Radiation Exposure to Pediatric Patients During a Trauma Evaluation: A Prospective Study. Poster Presentation.  National PAS Conference, Toronto, 5/07.

 

Joshua Rocker MD, Jose Anthony, MS, and William Krief, MD

Estimated Measurements of Radiation Exposure to Pediatric Patients During a Trauma Evaluation: A Prospective Study. Poster Presentation. National SAEM Conference, Chicago, 5/07.

 

Joshua Rocker MD, Nora Esteban-Cruciani MD and Catherine Sellinger MD.

 

Epidemiology of infectious conjunctivitis and an assessment of pediatrician’s capability to differentiate between bacterial and viral sources.  Poster presentation.  National AAP Meeting, Washington D.C., 10/05.

 

 

Joshua Rocker, Allison Lerner, Michael Reichgott, MD and Elizabeth Goldman, MD.  An Innovative Version of Primary Care Day at Albert Einstein College of Medicine.  Poster presentation.  National AAMC Meeting, Chicago, 4/1998.

 

 

Chapters Authored

 

Ethan S Weiner, Joshua A Rocker, Diana Trau Vo, Francesco Mule :Chapter 1: Intensive Review on Pediatric Emergencies. Naderi and Park editors. Intensive Review for the Emergency Medicine Qualifying Examination   McGraw-Hill, 2009.

Kim Bleier and Joshua Rocker.  Foreign Body- Corneal.  Fleisher and Ludwig’s 5-Minute Pediatric Emergency Medicine Consult. Edited by Hoffman, Scarfone, Wang and Foltin. Pending publication. 

Joshua Rocker.  Foreign Body, Rectum.  Fleisher and Ludwig’s 5-Minute Pediatric Emergency Medicine Consult.  Edited by Hoffman, Scarfone, Wang and Foltin.  Pending publication.

 

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Contact

Schneider Children's Hospital
270-05 76th Avenue
New Hyde Park, NY 11040

Tel: 718.470.7640
jrocker@nshs.edu