Research Day 2017 Poster Winners

Basic Science Winners

Santosh Kumari, PhD, Allergy, Pulmonary, and Critical Care
Kara Goss, MD
Potential for recovery of right ventricular function after postnatal hyperoxia exposure

Louise Reilly, PhD, Cardiovascular Medicine
Lee Eckhardt, MD
Perturbations in IK1 current and calcium handling underlie CPVT-like phenotype in a cardiac-specific R67Q-KCNJ2 mutant mouse

Jee Young Han, BS, Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism
Dawn Davis, MD, PhD
Tcf19: a novel transcription factor that regulates Key Stress Response Pathways and DNA Repair Genes in pancreatic b-cells

Elena Strekalova, PhD, Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism
Vincent Cryns, MD
Targeting methionine metabolism to eradicate cancer stem cells

David Kosoff, MD, Hematology/Oncology
Joshua Lang, MD
Therapeutic Targeting of Tumor-Associated Macrophages through Microscale Engineering of the Prostate Cancer Microenvironment

Clinical/Translational Winners

Matthew Tattersall, DO, Cardiovascular Medicine
James Stein, MD
Childhood Asthma and Atopy is Associated with Increased Carotid Artery Thickness: The Childhood Origins of Asthma (COAST) IV Cohort

Carol Mitchell, PhD, Cardiovascular Medicine
James Stein, MD
Carotid Artery Ultrasound Texture, Cardiovascular Risk Factors, and Subclinical Arterial Disease: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA)

Tom Shiffler, MD, General Internal Medicine
David Feldstein, MD
Interactive Online Learning Increases Medical Student Knowledge Retention Versus Passive Learning: A randomized controlled trial

Kristin Berg, MD, MS, General Internal Medicine
Michael Fiore, MD
Triple Smoking Cessation Therapy with Varenicline, Nicotine Patch and Nicotine Lozenge: A Pilot Study to Assess Tolerability, Satisfaction, and End-of-Treatment Quit Rates

Lindsay Clark, PhD, Geriatrics and Gerontology
Cynthia Carlsson, MD
Early detection of CSF β-amyloid and tau and effects on longitudinal cognitive performance in middle-aged and older adults at risk for Alzheimer’s disease

Nilay Kumar, MD, Hospital Medicine
Deepak Bhatt, MD, MPH
Comparative Outcomes of Transcatheter versus Surgical Aortic Valve Replacement in Patients with Chronic Kidney Disease