Robert S. Gillespie, MD, MPH
Partial Curriculum Vitae
Education and Training
in nephrology, Children’s
Trains in White:
Military Hospital Trains through a Century of
Conflict, National Railway Historical Society, Grapevine, Texas,
Nephrolithiasis in Children, Grand Rounds, Hillcrest Baptist Medical Center, Waco, TX, 2/29/08
Introduction to Hypertension in Children,
Grand Rounds, Midland Memorial Medical Center, Midland, TX, 2/13/08
UTI in Children: Managing Difficult and Recurrent Cases,
Iron and Anemia Management in Pediatric Nephrology Patients,
in Children: Managing Difficult Cases,
KidneyWeb: A Web-Based Patient and Provider Education Program,
Anemia Management, Council on Renal Nutrition,
Hypertension Update 2005, Grand Rounds, Driscoll Children’s Hospital, Corpus Christi, TX; live teleconference to McAllen, TX, 3/25/05
Conference, Driscoll Children's Hospital,
and Proteinuria in Children, Family
Evaluation and Management, Resident Core Conference, Driscoll
Clinico-Pathologic Correlation: Nephrology, Grand Rounds, Driscoll Children’s Hospital, Corpus Christi, TX; live teleconference to McAllen and Brownsville, TX, 6/4/04
with Challenging Cases, “Evening
Expert” Outreach Series, Driscoll Children's Hospital,
Resident Core Conference, Driscoll Children's Hospital,
Diagnosis and Treatment of Nephrolithiasis in Children, Grand Rounds, Driscoll Children’s Hospital, Corpus Christi, TX; live teleconference to Victoria, Harlingen and Brownsville, TX, 10/3/03
Primary Care of the Dialysis Patient, UW House Staff Conference, 8/5/02
IgA Nephropathy, CHRMC Pathology Conference, 5/1/02
Citrate Dialysate, Nephrology Clinic Conference, 2/1/02
Intravenous Iron in Hemodialysis Patients, Nephrology Clinic Conference, 1/18/02
Urinary Tract Infections in Children: What’s New, Nephrology Clinic Conference, 3/14/02
Children: What’s New,
Dialysis in Children 2002,
Causes of Failure
Gillespie RS. Photo quiz: Pediatrics. Resident and Staff Physician 2006; 52(3):13, 20.
Gillespie RS. Nephrotic syndrome in children. Resident and Staff Physician 2005; 51(8):8-17.
Hypertension in children: an update. Coastal
Gillespie RS, Symons JM. Sodium ferric gluconate for posttransplant anemia in pediatric and young adult renal transplant recipients. Pediatric Transplantation 2005;9:43-46. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1399-3046.2005.00258.x
Gillespie RS, Seidel K, Symons JM. Effect of fluid overload and dose of replacement fluid on survival in hemofiltration. Pediatric Nephrology 2004;19:1394-1399. http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00467-004-1655-1
Gillespie RS, Johnson LC. One size does not fit all: laboratory data in pediatric patients. AMIA Annual Symposium Proceedings 2003;850.
Hypertension in children. Coastal
Gillespie RS, Wolf FM. Intravenous iron in pediatric hemodialysis patients: a meta-analysis. Pediatric Nephrology 2004;19:662-666.
Gillespie RS, Stapleton FB. Nephrolithiasis in children. Pediatrics in Review 2004;25(4):131-139.
Gillespie RS, Stapleton FB. Litiasis renal en niños. Pediatrics in Review, en español 2004;25(9):348-355.
Gillespie RS, Hauger SB, Holt RM. Primary group A Streptococcal peritonitis in a previously healthy child. Scandinavian Journal of Infectious Diseases 2002; 34(11):847-848. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0036554021000026944
Gillespie RS, Symons JM, McDonald RA. Peritonitis due to Leuconostoc species in a child treated with peritoneal dialysis. Pediatric Nephrology 2002;17:966-968.
Gillespie RS, Ponder SW. Nesidioblastosis. eMedicine Journal 2001;2(9). http://www.emedicine.com
Publications in Non-Scientific Media
A streetcar named
Scott V, Gillespie RS. Turntable trouble (2). Trains 2004 June; 64(6):73-74.
Gillespie RS. Trains in white: military hospital trains through a century of conflict. Classic Trains (in press).
Gillespie RS. Problem-based learning redefines medical education. Impact 1995;1(4):1-6
Gillespie RS. Blood urea nitrogen levels do not help determine when to initiate CVVH in children. Presented at the National Kidney Foundation 2005 Clinical Meetings, Washington, DC, May 2005.
Gillespie RS, Seidel
K, Symons JM. Dose of replacement fluid, volume overload
survival in children treated with continuous veno-venous
hemofiltration. Presented at the
Society of Nephrology Renal Week,
Symons JM. Sodium ferric gluconate
use in pediatric renal transplant recipients. Abstract
for publication with abstracts from American Society of Nephrology
Johnson LC. One size does not fit all: laboratory
pediatric patients. Presented at the
American Medical Infomatics Association
Wolf FM. Intravenous iron in pediatric hemodialysis
patients: a meta-analysis. Presented
National Kidney Foundation Clinical Meetings,
Gillespie RS. KidneyWeb. www.KidneyWeb.net
Gillespie RS. RailwaySurgery.org. www.RailwaySurgery.org
Awards and Honors
Cliff Sharpe Award
Excellence in Student
for Clinico-Pathologic Correlation,