Linda Pegram, MD, Pediatric Hematology & Oncology, Norfolk, VA, Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters

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Pediatric Hematology & Oncology Norfolk, VA

Medical Director, Oncology Palliative Care Program, Children's Hospital of The King's Daughters, Pediatrics, Eastern Virginia Medical School

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Skills & Expertise

  • Hospice and palliative medicine, Pediatric hematology / oncology

Education & Training

  • Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
    Children's Hospital of PhiladelphiaFellowship, Pediatric Hematology/Oncology, 1998 - 2001
  • Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
    Children's Hospital of PhiladelphiaResidency, Pediatrics, 1995 - 1998
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine
    University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of MedicineClass of 1995

Certifications & Licensure

  • VA State Medical License
    VA State Medical License 2004 - 2022
  • NC State Medical License
    NC State Medical License 2001 - Present
  • PA State Medical License
    PA State Medical License 1996 - 2002
  • American Board of Pediatrics Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

Awards, Honors, & Recognition

  • Regional Top Doctor 2014-2020
  • Outstanding Skills-Based Volunteer honoree Hampton Roads VOLUNTEER Achievement Awards, 2018
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society
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Publications & Presentations

PubMed

Abstracts/Posters

  • Trophic Donor Human Milk Feeds in a Pediatric Oncology Patient
    Bowers H., Brenner M., Pegram L., Mark M., Academy of Breast Feeding Medicine, Cleveland, OH, 11/2014
  • Relationship Between Parental (Caregiver) Distress and Perceptions of Quality of Life (QOL) in Children with Cancer
    Stalls J.M.,Mark M.S., MD, Perkins A.M., MS, and Pegram L.D., MD, Summer Scholar Poster Presentation, Eastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS)/Children’s Hospital of The King’s Daughters (CHKD), Norfolk, VA, 8/1/2013

Lectures

  • “Management of Distressing Symptoms in Children with Life-Threatening Illness” The American Society of Pediatric Hematology Oncology (ASPHO) 2012-2013 Webinar Series: ... 
    10/2/2012
  • “Closing the Gap on Palliative Care” Panel Presentation, The American Society of Pediatric Hematology Oncology 24th Annual Meeting 
    Baltimore, MD - 4/15/2011
  • “Transition Barriers Shattered by Community Partnership: Successful Model Integrating Palliative Care/Cancer", Children’s Hospice International 19th World Congress 
    San Francisco, CA - 11/17/2008

Press Mentions

  • Honoring Those Who Inspire a Love of Learning with Innovative Opportunities and Productive Environments That Improve Academic Performances for Students of All Backgrounds and Abilities
    Honoring Those Who Inspire a Love of Learning with Innovative Opportunities and Productive Environments That Improve Academic Performances for Students of All Backgrounds and AbilitiesJune 3rd, 2016

Grant Support

  • Hyundai Hope on Wheels Scholar, Grant RecipientHyundai2011–2013

Committees

  • Member, Schwartz Center Rounds Planning Committee 2013 - Present
  • Member, Children’s Specialty Group Management Committee/Board 2008 - 2015
  • Member, Palliative Care Advisory Board 2005 - 2015
  • Member, Mortality Review Committee 2005 - 2015
  • Member, Pain Steering Group 2004 - 2012

Research History

  • Understanding Symptoms in Children with Cancer Over Time: Evaluation of the Impact on Caregivers2011 - 2013

Professional Memberships

Hospital Affiliations