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Research Day 2018


Research Day 2018

Poster Awards


Research Day Poster Presenter Awards

April 30, 2018


Bench/Translational Research Award

Didem Saygin, MD

Abstract Title:

Identification of differentially expressed genes in pulmonary endothelial and vascular smooth muscle cells of patients with idiopathic pulmonary arterial hypertension using single cell RNA sequencing

Mentor:    Robert Lafyatis, MD
 
 

Clinical Research Award

Sumedha Chablani, MD

Abstract Title:

The incidence of small bowel cancer is rising in the U.S. While the association between inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) and colorectal cancer has been demonstrated, recent studies have suggested that IBD, specifically Crohn’s disease (CD), may be associated with an increased risk of small bowel cancer. Data on the relationship between CD and small bowel cancer is limited

Mentor:     David Binion, MD
 
 

Clinical Research Award

Kelly Gibbs, MD

Abstract Title:

Seven-Year Period Prevalence and Characteristics of Hypertension in a Large US Inflammatory Bowel Disease Cohort

Mentors:     David Binion, MD and Claudia Ramos Rivers, MD
 
 

Clinical Research Award

Richard Zou, MD

Abstract Title:

Evaluating Disease Severity and Location of Death on Palliative Care Referral in Patients with Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis

Mentors:     Daniel Kass, MD and Kathleen Lindell, PhD, RN
 
 

Health Services/Clinical Epidemiology and Medical Education Research Award

Anna LaRosa, MD

Abstract Title:

Income is associated with atrial fibrillation outcomes: a nationwide health claims analysis

Mentor:     Jared Magnani, MD, MSc