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Sol Sherry Research Symposium

The Sol Sherry Fellow, Resident, and Medical Student Research Symposium was initiated over 35 years ago to provide the fellows and residents in the Department of Medicine with an opportunity to present their research. This symposium reflects the ongoing research activities in the Department, and a year-end summation of the projects carried out by the medical students, fellows and residents.


2023 Sol Sherry Research Symposium:   A sample of resident oral presentations


Nicholas Talabiska, DO Effect of Lowering Recommended Colorectal Cancer Screening Initiation Age on Clinical Practice

Anumita Chakraborty, MD Survival Outcomes in Patients with Muscle-invasive Bladder Cancer Receiving Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Stratified by Number of Cycles

Mingyue He, MD One Year Antibody Response to COVID-19 mRNA Vaccinations in COVID Naive versus COVID Recovered Dialysis Patients

Moeen Aboabdo, MBBCh, MPH “Who’s that Patient Again?”: Standardizing Sign-Out to Improve Patient Care A Resident-Led Quality Improvement Project

Raagni Kumar, MD The Clinical Utility of a Positive Antinuclear Antibody Test in the Inpatient Setting

Remy Arwani, MD Delta Methane Level versus Absolute Value to Diagnose Intestinal Methanogen Overgrowth

Matthew Hope MD Goals of Care in the 21st Century: A Review of Advanced Care Planning Utilization in Epic

Jesse Veisblatt, MD Bronchial Cultures at Time of Transplant Affect Anastomotic Outcomes in Lung Transplant Recipients

Neil Mehta, MD Gastroparesis Following Lung Transplantation: Prevalence, Risk Factors, and Lung Transplant Rejection

Adam Adika, MD A Retrospective Analysis of Polatuzumab Vedotin for High-risk Patients with Relapsed and Refractory Diffuse Large B-cell Lymphoma

Ka U. Lio, MBBS Impact of Reperfusion Therapies on Clot Resolution and Long-term Outcomes in Patients with Pulmonary Embolism: A Retrospective Observational Study

Janhavee Deshpande, MD Risk of Gastroparesis Hospitalized Patients After a Diagnosis of COVID-19

Shreya Makkapati MD Take Charge at Discharge: The Lack of Appropriate Discharge Medications in Patients Who Presented with A St-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction with Non-Obstructive Coronary Arteries (STE-MINOCA)

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