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Pediatric Endocrinology Team

Registered Nurses

Provide education ,administer injections, assist with blood glucose management and refills, provide training on various diabetes technologies (such as insulin pumps, continuous glucose monitors, smart insulin pens), and conduct diabetes education classes and support groups.

Sultanna Iden, RN, BSN, CDE

Erin Conboy-Heiser, RN, BSN,CDE

Pediatric Diabetes Nurse Educator

As a pediatric diabetes nurse educator, Dannika Schauer has many roles in the hospital, including teaching newly diagnosed pediatric patients and their families about diabetes management, educating hospitalized pediatric patients with known diabetes to help prevent future hospitalizations, leading a team of pediatric diabetes nurse champions, teaching pediatric diabetes classes for nursing staff, collaborating with nursing, physicians and dietitians to improve hospital workflows, policies, orders and education materials for patients.

Dannika Schauer RN, MSN, CDCES, CCRN-K

Registered Dietitians

Provide nutrition education and support, conduct various educational classes.

      Stacy Garrison, RD, CSP

    Afroz Subedar, RD, CDE

Patient Navigators:
Download diabetes devices such as glucometers, continuous glucose monitors, and insulin pumps. Assist patients in downloading diabetes devices from home. Complete Diabetes Medical Management Plans (DMMP) and other school forms. Perform fundus exams. 

         Patient Navigators

           Amber Lao

Social Worker:
Conduct assessment of family and other support systems, current activities and limitations, medical history, emotional health, mental health or substance abuse concerns, physical abilities, preference in treatment modality, education and work history. Provide financial and insurance information. Assist with legal documentation such as FMLA forms.

              Social Worker                               

       Vincent Fong

Medical Assistants

Take patients vitals at appointments, perform A1C exams in clinic, prior authorizations for medications, assist with scheduling follow up appointments, and other duties.

Jen Her, Mohini Bandhu, Adrian Woods, Anita Roberson

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