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Department of Medicine

  

Research Day 2017


Research Day 2017

Poster Awards


Research Day Poster Presenter Awards

MAY 1, 2017


Bench Award

Aaron Lucas, MD

Abstract Title:

Mechanisms of Spontaneous Fosfomycin Resistance Observed upon Susceptibility Testing of Escherichia Coli

Mentor:     Yohei Doi, MD, PhD
 
 

Clinical Research Award

Hui-Wei Chen, MD

Abstract Title:

Trajectory of Physical Performance Measured by Gait Speed Indicates Risk for Adverse Outcomes in Liver Transplant Candidates

Mentor:     Michael Dunn, MD
 
 

Clinical Research Award

Ertem Furkan, MD

Abstract Title:

What Is the Expected Incidence of Interval Colorectal Cancer (CRC) for an Endoscopist in Active Clinical

Mentor:     Robert Schoen, MD, MPH
 
 

Clinical Research Award

Amir Gougol, MD

Abstract Title:

Pre-Existing Diabetes Is an Independent Risk Factor of Severity, Pancreatic Interventions, and Length of Stay in Patients with Acute Pancreatitis

Mentor:     Georgios Papachristou, MD, PhD
 
 

Medical Education Research Award

Diana Pinkhasova, MD

Abstract Title:

Lost Education? Reviewing Patterns in Diabetes Education Referral in Outpatient Primary Care and Endocrine Clinics

Mentor:     Sandra Sobel, MD
 
 

Health Services/Clinical Epidemiology

Caroline Kensler, MD, MPH

Abstract Title:

Free Clinic Utilization and Patient Perceptions on Medicaid Expansion under the Affordable Care Act within Allegheny County, Pennsylvania

Mentors:     Thuy Bui, MD, and William Markle, MD