Published June 28, 2017
Two residents and two fellows received honors for outstanding poster presentations at the 20th Annual Graduate Medical Education Scholarly Exchange Day.
The Scholarly Exchange Day Research Award winners were:
Susheel Narain Thekkiam Muralidharan, MD
Neonatal-perinatal medicine fellow
Basic science award winner
“Optimal Crystalloid Solution (Normal Saline (NS) vs. Lactated Ringers (LR)) for Post Resuscitation Neonatal Stabilization”
Mentor: Praveen K. Chandrasekharan, MD, research assistant professor of pediatrics
Amanda Przespolewski, DO
Clinical research award winner
“Targeting Innate and Adaptive Immune Responses for the Treatment of Acute Myeloid Leukemia”
Mentor: Eunice S. Wang, MD, research assistant professor of medicine
Nadine Haykal, MD, MPH
Other research award winner
“Family History of Post-Tonsillectomy Hemorrhage, a Potential Predictor of Post-Tonsillectomy Hemorrhage in Children Undergoing Tonsillectomy”
Mentor: Philomena Behar, MD
Milind Chaudhari, MD, PhD
Combined internal medicine-preventive medicine resident
Quality Improvement research winner
“Enhancing Patient Access to a Primary Care Resident Clinic — A Quality Improvement Project”
Mentor: Roberto O. Diaz Del Carpio, MD, MPH, clinical assistant professor of medicine
Other presenters were:
Quality Improvement Research
The interactive, interdisciplinary event showcased UB research and provided participants with experience in poster presentation, as well as the opportunity to interact with other researchers, faculty and medical alumni. It took place in partnership with the UB Medical Alumni Association’s Spring Clinical Day.
Fifty-seven residents and fellows presented research posters. There were 17 faculty researchers representing 10 departments who served as facilitators, leading small poster discussion groups and lending their feedback on the posters presented.
The event took place at the Hotel Henry.