Department of Medicine

Department of Medicine


Research Day 2018

Research Day 2018

Poster Awards

16th Annual Research Day

Department of Medicine

Monday, April 30, 2018 - Clinical Research Residents

University Club, Ballroom B - 123 University Place

Oral Presentations: 5:30-6:30 p.m.

Brian Ahn, MD

Resident, PGY-2 - Bench Research

“Development of human serum resistance in carbapenemase-producing Klebsiella pneumoniae and persistent bacteremia”

Mentors: Janet Lee, MD - Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine
              Yohei Doi, MD, PhD - Infectious Diseases

Brendan Filardo, MD

Resident, PGY-3 - Medical Education Research

“An electrifying effect: Targeted workflow rewiring improved rates of electronic prescribing at discharge”

Mentors: Kristian Feterik, MD, MBA - General Internal Medicine
              Anna K. Donovan, MD, MS - General Internal Medicine

Benjamin  Smith, MD

Resident, PGY-2 - Clinical Research

“Cryoballoon ablation in patients with non-conventional pulmonary vein anatomy”

Mentor: Sandeep Jain, MD - Cardiology

Sunny Tao, MD

Resident, PGY-2 - Health Science/Clinical Epidemiology Research

“Is more transplant care better? Geographic proximity is associated with more post-liver transplant visits but has no effect on outcomes”

Mentor: Michael Dunn, MD - Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Biomedical Science Tower, South Foyer and S-100

Oral Presentations: 3:30-4:30 p.m.

Michael Genuardi, MD

Fellow - Clinical Research

“Short sleep time is associated with increased risk of incident atrial fibrillation”

Mentor: Sanjay Patel, MD - Pulmonary, Allergy, and Critical Care Medicine

Jeongkyung Lee, PhD

Junior Faculty - Bench Research

“Regulation of ß-Cell Stress Response by the Molecular Clock”

Mentor: Vijay Yechoor, MD - Endocrinology and Metabolism

Mehret Birru Talabi, MD

Junior Faculty - Health Science/Clinical Epidemiology Research

“Contraception Use Among Women With Rheumatic Diseases”

Mentors: Sonya Borrero, MD - General Internal Medicine

Polakit Teekakirikul, MD

Fellow - Bench Research

“Identification of a Novel TPM1 Mutation in Congenital Atrial Septal Defect with Autosomal Dominant Inheritance”

Mentor: Cecilia Lo, PhD - Developmental Biology Department