Resident Research Day

June 10, 2021

Full itinerary and descriptions can be found here.


Presentations from 2021

Primary Non-Function Following Liver Transplant: Optimizing Retransplantation Strategies through Recipient Characterization, Peter Altshuler, MD

Determining the Effect of Mesh Width and Fixation Patterns on the Strength of Prophylactically Reinforced Laparotomy Incisions, Adrienne N. Christopher, MD

GUCY2C as a Stem Cell Marker and Target in Gastrointestinal Malignancies, Madison Crutcher, MD

Evaluating the Risk of Peri-Umbilical Hernia after Sutured or Sutureless Gastroschisis Closure, James Fraser, MD

SARS-CoV-2 Messenger RNA Vaccine Antibody Response and Reactogenicity in Heart and Lung Transplant Recipients, Andrew Hallett, MD

Clinical Significance of a Negative Elongation Factor-E (NELF-E) Single Nucleotide Polymorphism (SNP) in Hepatocellular Carcinoma (HCC), Ryan Lamm, MD

Above the Cuff Vocalization for Ventilator-Dependent Patients with Tracheostomies, Lindsay Lynch, MD

Employing a CRISPR-CAS9 Screen to Identify Mechanisms of Resistance to Anti-GPC3 CAR T Cell Therapy In HCC, Keyur Patel, MD

Opening Remarks, Charles Yeo, MD

Presentations from 2018

Non-response to Neoadjuvant Chemoradiation in Locally Advanced Resectable Esophageal Cancer Predicts Poor Survival as Compared to Primary Esophagectomy, Guillaume S. Chevrollier, MD

Are General Surgery Residents Really Burned Out and Does it Affect Patients?, Brock Hewitt, MD, MPH, MS

Understanding Neurologic Recovery After Murine Brain Injury: Secondary Lung Injury, Blast and Blunt Brain Trauma, and Treatment with Antioxidants, Christina Jacovides, MD

Delivering Surgical Care at a Tertiary Hospital in Malawi: Exploring Surgical Care Delivery in Low Resource Environment, from Casualty to Cancer, Jennifer Kincaid, MD

TJUH Department of Surgery Opioid Reduction Quality Initiative, Megan Lundgren, MD

Identifying Patient Care Opportunities with Structured Review of Patient Safety Indicators, Kulvir Nandra, MD

GCC as a Therapeutic Target in Colorectal Cancer Stem Cells, Jonathan Stem, MD

Presentations from 2017

GCC as a Therapeutic Target in Colorectal Cancer Stem Cells, Allison A. Aka, MD

Welcoming Remarks: 2017 Resident Research Day, Jonathan Brody, MD

Exploring Complications and Quality of Life Following Paraesophageal Hernia Repair, Andrew Brown, MD

A spoonful of sugar: The role of IDH1 and metabolic reprogramming in pancreatic cancer, Katerina Dukleska, MD

Multi-institutional Evaluation of Adherence to Comprehensive Postoperative Venous Thromboembolism Chemoprophylaxis, Brock Hewitt, MD, MPH

Implementing ICOUGH: The Messy Science of Quality Improvement, Adam P. Johnson, MD, MPH

The Effect of a HIF Prolyl Hydroxylase inhibitor on Liver Regeneration after Partial Hepatectomy in Mice, Jessica A. Latona, MD

Molecular Profiling of Resected Pancreatic Cancer: the Potentia Personalizing Adjuvant Therapy, Cinthya Yabar Lowder, MD

Drug Discovery in Pancreatic Cancer: "The Power of the Pathway Approach", David McKeown, MD

Presentations from 2016

Welcoming remarks to Resident Research Day 2016: Bedside to Bench back to Bedside, Jonathan Brody, MD, PhD, Jonathan Brody, MD

Is Omega-3 Synergistic with Glucagon-Like Peptide-2 in the Treatment of Intestinal Failure?, Caitlyn M. Costanzo, MD, PGY-4

Management of Esophagectomy Patients: Clinical Results from Jefferson's Institutional Database, Danica Giugliano, MD, PGY-4

Quality and Safety Fellowship: Resident Involvement in Systems Improvement, Adam P. Johnson, MD, MPH, PGY-4

Fibrosis in Surgical and Burn Wounds, Deepika Koganti, MD, PGY-4

The Role of HuR in the Intervertebral Disc, Adam Strickland, MD, PGY-4

ABCC6 is Sufficient to Prevent Traumatic Mineralization of Muscle in a Murine Model, Sami Tannouri, MD, PGY-4

Developing a Personalized Approach Strategy for the Treatment of Pancreatic Cancer, Talar Tatarian, MD, PGY-4

Presentations from 2015

Welcoming remarks to Resident Research Day 2015: Bedside to Bench back to Bedside, Jonathan Brody, MD, PhD, Jonathan Brody, MD

Targeted Delivery of Growth Factors to Enhance Intestinal Adaption Following Massive Small Bowel Resection, Caitlyn M. Costanzo, MD

Inhibition of Fibroblast Growth Factor Signaling Negatively Affects Adaptation in a Zebrafish Short Bowel Syndrome Model, Kathleen Holoyda, MD

Molecular Characterization and Treatment of Murine and Human Intra-abdominal Adhesions, Christine Lotto, MD

A Prospective Cohort Analysis of Satisfaction and Outcomes Following Breast Reconstruction, Jonathan R. Sarik, MD

In vivo implant and microvascular perfusion of a 3D pointed internally vascularized construct, Vishen Renganaden Soppan, MD

Presentations from 2014

The Role of Anti-PD1 Antibody in Combination with Radiation Therapy in an Orthotopic Lung Cancer Mouse Model, Meredith Baker, MD and Bo Lu, MD

The Role of HIF1-Alpha in Regulating Carbonic Anhydrases within the Nucleus Pulposus, Philip Batista, MD and Makarand V. Risbud, PhD

Welcoming remarks to Resident Research Day 2014: Bedside to Bench back to Bedside, Jonathan Brody, MD, PhD

Examining the influence of Sirtuins on Adipose Derived Stem Cells using a Lentiviral Knockout Model, Sean Devitt, MD and Ivona Percec, MD, PhD

Lymphatic Malformations and Oxygenators: Basic Research and Clinical Experience as the Research/ECMO Fellow at Columbia and Cannulation Instead of Intubation: VV ECMO for Respiratory Failure in a Patient with Idiopathic Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension, Julie Monteagudo, MD, Resident PGY-4

Mutant Abcc6-/- mouse as a model for heterotopic ossification following thermal injury, Thea Price, MD; Qiaoli Li, PhD; and Jouni Uitto, MD, PhD (PI)

Central Malawi District Hospital Surgical Capacity Assessment, Melanie K. Sion, MD