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Residency Research

Presentations

Research conducted by Wake Forest Internal Medicine residents has been highly acclaimed.  The following is a listing of residents who traveled and presented their findings at national, regional/state, or local conferences in the last two years.

National/International 

  1. Charles Choi - Valve-In-Valve (ViV) Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR): A Comparison of Failed Stentless and Stented Surgical Bioprosthetic Aortic Valve.  Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics Conference, Denver, CO.  Oct. 30-31, 2017.
  2. Caryn Brehm - Too Weak to Breathe: An Odd Case of Lambert Eaton Myasthenic Syndrome.  American College of CHEST Physicians Annual Meeting, Toronto, Canada.  Oct. 29-31, 2017.
  3. Adam Schertz - Prevalaence of Systemic Infection and Sepsis Leading to Persistent Shock in Post-operative Spine Patients Admitted to the Neuro ICU.  Neurocritical Care Society 15th Annual Meeting, Waikoloa, HI.  Oct. 13, 2017.
  4. Patrick Kuhlman - Association between Glycemic Control, Age, and Outcomes Among Intensively Treated Patients with Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML).  American Society of Clinical Oncology Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL.  June 3-5, 2017. 
  5. Landon Brown - Moderate to Severe Symptoms Associated with Gastroparesis in Community-based European and African American Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus.  Digestive Disease Week Conference, Chicago, IL.  May 6-9, 2017.    
  6. Erinda Stefi - Orthostatic Intolerance and Gastric Dysrhythmias in Patients with Gastroparesis and Chronic Unexplained Nausea and Vomiting (CUNV).  Digestive Disease Week Conference, Chicago, IL.  May 6-9, 2017.
  7. Marie Wippler – Hennepin Health Access Clinic: Payer-Provider partnerships Addressing Psychosocial Barriers in Primary Care.  2017 Society of General Internal Medicine Annual Meeting, Washington, DC.  April 19-20, 2017.
  8. Charles Choi – Tele Monitoring of Patients with Uncontrolled Hypertension – A Proposal for Population Health Management.  2017 Society of General Internal Medicine Annual Meeting, Washington, DC.  April 19-20, 2017.
  9. Jessie Bowers – A Common Vitamin with a Rare Deficiency-Induced Neurological Syndrome.  National American College of Physicians Meeting, San Diego, CA.  March 30-April 1, 2017. 
  10. George Waits – A Second Look: Trans-esophageal Echocardiography Reveals a Falsely Negative Aortic Dissection by CT.  National American College of Physicians Meeting, San Diego, CA.  March 30-April 1, 2017.
  11. Patrick Kuhlman – A Personalized Sequential Intervention (PSI) Reduces the No-show Rate: A Resident Driven Quality Improvement Project.  Academic Internal Medicine Week, Baltimore MD.  March 19-22, 2017.
  12. Deanna Jones – Frequency of Transition from Stage A to B to C Heart Failure After Potentially Cardiotoxic Chemotherapy.  American College of Cardiology 66th Annual Scientific Session, Washington, DC.  March 17-19, 2017.
  13. Stephen Broughton – Normal Findings on Noninvasive Cardiac Assessment and the Prediction of Heart Failure: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA).  American College of Cardiology 66th Annual Scientific Session, Washington, DC.  March 17-19, 2017.
  14. Matylda Mazur - Electrocardiographic Predictors of Heart Failure with Reduced versus Preserved Ejection Fraction: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA).  2016 American Heart Association Scientific Session.  New Orleans, LA.  Nov. 12-16, 2016. 
  15. Sanjay Venkatesh - The Clinical Utility of Nromal Findings on Noninvasive Cardias Assessment in the Prediction of Atrial Fibrillation.  2016 American Heart Association Scientific Session.  New Orleans, LA.  Nov. 12-16, 2016.
  16. Collin Burke - A Cat with Gloves Passes No Fungi.  CHEST 2016 Annual Meeting.  Los Angeles, CA.  Oct. 22-26, 2016.
  17. Joshua Matrachisia - Endoscopic Ultrasound Guided Necrosectomy of Walled-Off Pancreatic Necrosis Using a Lumen-apposing Fully Covered Metal Stent and Hydrogen Peroxide: A Single Center Experience.  81st Annual Meeting of the American College of Gastroenterology.  Las Vegas, NV.  Oct. 14-19, 2016.
  18. Michael Tucker - The Utility of PTH Needle Washout in Distinguishing Recurrent Thyroid Bed Lesions after Central Neck Dissection.  86th Annual Meeting of the American Thyroid Association.  Denver, CO.  Sept. 21-25, 2016.
  19. Donald Vile - Efficacy of Salvage Cyclophosphamide and Etoposide (CyVP) in Relapsed or Refractory Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML).  American Society of Hematology, Meeting on Hematologic Malignancies.  Chicago, IL.  Sept. 16-17, 2016.
  20. Adam Schertz - Safety of Phenylephrine Infusion through Peripheral Intravenous Catheter in Neuro Intensive Care Unit.  14th Annual Meeting of the Neurocritical Care Society.  National Harbor, MD.  Sept. 15-18, 2016.
  21. Jodie Franzil - Case report:  Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation in a Patient with Deep Brain Stimulator.  2016 American Transplant Congress, Boston, MA, June 11-15, 2016.
  22. Jason Hopper - From the Bedside to the C-Suite: Incorporating Quality Improvement into the DNA of your Residents, Program, and Institution. 2016 AAMC Integrating Quality Meeting, Chicago, IL, June 9-10, 2016.   
  23. Kevin Yuan - Clinical Variable-Based Predictive Model of Delayed Clearance of High Dose Methotrexate (HDMTX) in Patients (pts) With Primary CNS Lymphoma (PCNSL).  American Society of Clinical Oncology, Chicago, IL, June 3-7, 2016.
  24. Jason Jones - Demographic and System-Based Factors Which Predict No-Shows in an Outpatient Gastroenterology Consultation Practice. Digestive Disease Week, San Diego, CA, May 21-24, 2016.
  25. Jason Jones andJoshua Matrachisia - Step-Up Approach Versus Surgical Necrosectomy in the Management of Acute Necrotizing Pancreatitis: Experience in a Large Cohort of Patients at a U.S. Academic Medical Center. Digestive Disease Week, San Diego, CA, May 21-24, 2016.
  26. Jason Jones andJoshua Matrachisia - Analysis of the Step-Up Approach in the Management of Walled off Pancreatic Necrosis (WOPN) in a Large Cohort of Patients at a U.S. Academic Medical Center. Digestive Disease Week, San Diego, CA, May 21-24, 2016.
  27. Jennifer Wellington - Obstructive Gastroparesis: Effect of Laparoscopic Pyloroplasty on Symptoms, Gastric Emptying and Gastric Myoelectrical Activity After Successful Endoscopic Pyloric Therapies.  Digestive Disease Week 2016, San Diego, CA, May 21-24, 2016.
  28. David N. Fitch - Autonomic, Motor, and Subjective Responses to Oral Taste Signaling by a Naturally Occurring Bitter Food. Digestive Disease Week 2016, San Diego, CA, May 22, 2016.
  29. Abby Koch - Safety Feasibility and Cellular Recovery of Serial Bronchoscopic Alveolar Lavage in Patients with ARDS in the Modern Era.  American Thoracic Society International Conference, San Francisco, CA, May 12-16, 2016.
  30. Jane Ellison - Application of a Practice Assessment Toll for Rehabilitation of Critically Ill Patients.  American Thoracic Society International Conference, San Francisco, CA, May 12-16, 2016.
  31. Tim Hwalek - Implementation of Formal Multidisciplinary Rounds in a Medical Intensive Care Unit.  American Thoracic Society International Conference, San Francisco, CA, May 12-16, 2016.
  32. Aaron Pickens - Identifying Risk for Obstructive Sleep Apnea In an Inpatient Population. 2016 American Thoracic Society International Conference, San Francisco, CA, May 15, 2016.
  33. Aaron Pickens - Do I Snore 50: A Sleep Questionnaire That Predicts Major Complications In the Hospitalized Elderly Population. 2016 American Thoracic Society International Conference, San Francisco, CA, May 15, 2016.
  34. Kunal Sangal - Comparison of Outcomes with Surgical Cutdown versus Percutaeous Transfemoral Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement.  Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, Orlando, FL, May 4-7, 2016.
  35. Wes O’Neal - Survival and Neurological Recovery in Refractory Cardiac Arrest Patients Treated with Extra Corporeal Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Versus Conventional Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation – A Meta-analysis.  Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, Orlando, FL, May 4-7, 2016.   
  36. Wes O’Neal - Prolonged P-wave Duration is Associated with Increased Risk of Sudden Cardiac Death: The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities Study.  2016 Heart Rhythm Society’s 37th Annual Scientific Sessions, San Francisco, CA, May 2016.
  37. Alex Bonnecaze - The Adrenally Insufficient Endurance Athlete: Improving Performance and Recovery.  Annual Meeting of the Endocrine Society (ENDO) 2016, April 1-4 in Boston, MA.
  38. Wes O’Neal - Electrocardiographic Versus Echocardiographic Left Ventricular Hypertrophy as a Predictor of Cardiovascular Disease Events in the General Population. 2016 American Heart Association Epidemiology and Prevention, Lifestyle, and Cardiometabolic Health Scientific Sessions, Baltimore, MD, March 2016.
  39. Matthew Wilson - An Unusual Presentation of Sarcoidosis With Significant  Bilateral Orbital Involvement.  Society of Hospital Medicine’s Annual Meeting (Vignettes category), San Diego, CA, March 6-9, 2016.
  40. Wes O’Neal - The Interaction Between the Prognostic Value of Chronotropic Incompetence and Cardiorespiratory Fitness: The Henry Ford Exercise Testing (FIT) Project.  2015 American Heart Association General Scientific Sessions, Orlando, FL, November 2015.
  41. Wes O’Neal - Short and Long-term Air Pollution Exposure and the Risk for Premature Atrial Contractions and Atrial Fibrillation: The Reasons for Geographic and Racial Differences in Stroke (REGARDS) Study.  2015 American Heart Association General Scientific Sessions, Orlando, FL, November 2015.
  42. Wes O’Neal - Electrocardiographic Intrinsicoid Deflection and Incident Congestive Heart Failure: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA).  2015 American Heart Association General Scientific Sessions, Orlando, FL, November 2015.
  43. Jennifer Wellington - Effect of Endoscopic Pyloric Therapies for Patients with Obstructive Gastroparesis.  Biology and Control of Nausea and Vomiting Conference 2015, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, October 23-24, 2015. 
  44. Jason Jones - Incidental Diagnosis of MEN1 Syndrome in a Pediatric Patient Presenting with Obstructive Jaundice and Abdominal Pain. The American College of Gastroenterology Annual Scientific Meeting and Postgraduate Course, Honolulu, HI, October 16-21, 2015.
  45. Jason Jones - Endoscopic Repair of Gastrogastric Fistulas after Roux en Y Gastric Bypass. The American College of Gastroenterology Annual Scientific Meeting and Postgraduate Course, Honolulu, HI, October 16-21, 2015.
  46. Jason Jones - Painful Purple Papules: An Interesting Case of Visceral Kaposi Sarcoma. The American College of Gastroenterology Annual Scientific Meeting and Postgraduate Course, Honolulu, HI, October 16-21, 2015.
  47. Jonathan Pan - Altered Serotonergic Signaling and Immune Activation in the Duodenum Are Not Features of Functional Dyspepsia.  The American College of Gastroenterology Annual Scientific Meeting and Postgraduate Course, Honolulu, HI, October 16-21, 2015. 
  48. Kris Hansen and Ryan Hughes - Robotic Thoracic Surgery for Elderly Patients with Non-small Cell Lung Cancer. International Association for the Study of Lung Cancer 16th World Conference on Lung Cancer, Denver, CO, September 6-9, 2015.
  49. Augustus Caine - Racial Differences in Left Ventricular Trabeculations by Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging.  American College of Cardiology 64th Annual Scientific Session, March 14-16, 2015.

 


Regional/State

  1. George Waits - An Irregular Pulse: Cardiac Sarcoidosis Presenting as Progressive Heart Block.  Poster presented at North Carolina Medical Society's M3 Conference, Raleigh, NC, Sept. 16, 2017. 
  2. Kristina Barsten - Acute Hepatitis A and Myocarditis: Cause or Coincidence.  NC ACP Presentation, 2017.
  3. Landon Brown - Polyarteritis Nodosa in Setting of Chronic Myelomonocytic Leukemia. NC ACP Presentation, 2017.
  4. Karthik Dwarki - Rogue One: A Case of Tophaceous Gout of the Spine in a 26 Year Old Male.  NC ACP Presentation, 2017. 
  5. Matthew Gorris - The Young and the…Menopausal?  NC ACP Presentation, 2017. 
  6. Patrick Kuhlman - A Personalized Sequential Intervention (PSI) Reduces the No-show Rate: A Resident Driven Quality Improvement Project.  NC ACP Presentation, 2017. 
  7. Jennifer Logue - A Genetic Signature for Predicting Brain Metastasis Recurrence after Stereotactic Radiosurgery.  NC ACP Presentation, 2017. 
  8. Joshua Matrachisia - The Calm Before the Storm: Myxedema Coma Presenting as Psychosis.  NC ACP Presentation, 2017. 
  9. Rita Poon - Anemia? Consider a Bone Marrow Biopsy in HPV+ Head and Neck Cancer.  NC ACP Presentation, 2017. 
  10. Joshua Ramsey - A Case of Unilateral Leg Swelling, A Costly Diagnosis.  NC ACP Presentation, 2017. 
  11. George Waits - A Second Look: Trans-esophageal Echocardiography Reveals a Falsely Negative Aortic Dissection by CT.  NC ACP Presentation, 2017. 
  12. Matt Wilson - An Unusual Case of Proptosis.  NC ACP Presentation, 2017.
  13. Collin Burke and Kunal Sangal – One in the nec is Worth Two in the Brain: A Case Report on Fusobacterium Necrophorum and Lemierre’s Disease.   NC ACP Presentation, 2016. 
  14. Jessie Bowers – QTc Prolongation Following Overdose of Iloperidone.  NC ACP Presentation, 2016. 
  15. Jessie Bowers - Cutaneous Manifestations of an Aggressive Lymphoma. NC ACP Presentation, 2016. 
  16. Leslie Alexander - A 25 Year Old Male Presents with One Day of Abdominal Pain. NC ACP Presentation, 2016. 
  17. Matthew Gorris - A Curious Case of Calciphylaxis in a Non-ESRD Patient. NC ACP Presentation, 2016. 
  18. Erinda Stefi and Charles Choi - Not Just Lupus?  A Case of Hydroxychlorquine-Induced Cardiomyopathy.  NC ACP Presentation, 2016.
  19. Lauren Barnes – Common Reasons Why Acne Patients Call the Office.  NC ACP Presentation, 2015.
  20. Alex Bonnecaze - "Eat Your [Marrow] Out!"  NC ACP Presentation, 2015.
  21. Kip Byrum - Effect of Anticoagulation Strategy on Bleeding Complications with Transradial Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.  NC ACP Presentation, 2015.
  22. Dave Dobrzynski - So Sweet It Is:  A Unique Case Presentation of Bullous Sweet Syndrome.  NC ACP Presentation, 2015.
  23. John Dorsey - Primary Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome Presenting as Fever and Splenomegaly.  NC ACP Presentation, 2015.
  24. Jodie Franzil - Cavitary Lung Lesions Caused By Nontuberculous Mycobacterium In An Immunocompetent Host.  NC ACP Presentation, 2015.
  25. Kris Hansen - Molecular Histological Subtyping In Advanced Non-Small Cell Carcinoma, An Advantageous Tool In An Era Of Personalized and Genetic Driven Medicine.  NC ACP Presentation, 2015.
  26. Tom Lycan - Beware Boat Engines and Fish Tanks: The Diagnostic Challenges of Mycobacterium Marinum Skin and Soft Tissue Infections.  NC ACP Presentation, 2015.
  27. Nihar Mathur - "Wait, So It's Not Cancer?"  NC ACP Presentation, 2015.
  28. Megan Rau - Barriers to Holding End of Life Discussions Among Internal Medicine Residents.  NC ACP Presentation, 2015.
  29. Jared Rejeski - A Proposed "Modified Criteria" for EUS Can Accurately Identify Patients Best Suited for Either Endoscopic Ampullectomy or Surgical Excisions.  NC ACP Presentation, 2015.
  30. Kunal Sangal - Comparison of Outcomes with Surgical Cutdown Versus Percutaneous Transfemoral Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement, NC ACP Presentation, 2015.
  31. Wes Willeford - Anal Dysplasia Screening and Treatment in a Southern HIV Clinic: A Descriptive Analysis.  NC ACP Presentation, 2015.
  32. Wes Willeford - Spots to Seizures.  NC ACP Presentation, 2015.
  33. Wes Willeford - "Friends With Low Platelets". NC ACP Presentation, 2015.


    Local

    1. Felix Nau - Miffed by Myasthenia: A Complex Case of Mononeuritis Multiplex.  Presented at the Society of Hospital Medicine Conference, Winston-Salem, NC, Sept. 15, 2017. 
    2. Matthew Wilson - A Multicomponent Curriculum Can Improve Pneumococcal Vaccination Knowledge and Clinical Practice Among Internal Medicine Residents.  Presented at 2nd Annual QI Showcase, Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, Winston-Salem, NC.  May 16, 2017.  
    3. Jennifer Logue - A Genetic Signature for Predicting Brain Metastasis Recurrence after Stereotactic Radiosurgery, Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day, Winston-Salem, NC, May 3, 2017.
    4. Shane Ahlers - A Multivalent Protein for Immune Checkpoint Inhibition at the Tumor Site.   Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day, Winston-Salem, NC, May 3, 2017.
    5. Shane Ahlers - Low Pre-Transplant Vitamin D Levels Predict an Inferior Survival in Patients with Multiple Myeloma Undergoing an Autologous Stem Cell Transplant.  Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day, Winston-Salem, NC, May 3, 2017.
    6. Shane Ahlers - The Role of Echocardiogram and Dexrazoxane in Acute Myeloid Leukemia.  Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day, Winston-Salem, NC, May 3, 2017.
    7. Ashley Liou - A Survey to Assess Primary Care Awareness of Complications Following Critical Illness.  Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day, Winston-Salem, NC, May 3, 2017.
    8. Ashley Liou - Hypercalcemia and Tissue Infiltrative Diseases: A Challenging Clinical Conundrum.  Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day, Winston-Salem, NC, May 3, 2017.
    9. Benjamin Rush - Autologous Stem Cell Transplant in Jehovah’s Witnesses: Challenges and Outcomes at Wake Forest University Baptist Medical Center.  Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day, Winston-Salem, NC, May 3, 2017.
    10. Charles Choi - Comparison of Outcomes with Surgical Cutdown versus Percutaneous Transfemoral Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement.  Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day, Winston-Salem, NC, May 3, 2017.
    11. Charles Choi and Matthew Wilson - Telemonitoring of Patients with Uncontrolled Hypertension- A Proposal for Population Health Management.  Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day, Winston-Salem, NC, May 3, 2017. 
    12. Matthew Wilson and Blair Brown - A Multicomponent Curriculum Can Improve Pneumococcal Vaccination Knowledge and Clinical Practice Among Internal Medicine Residents.  Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day, Winston-Salem, NC, May 3, 2017. 
    13. Matthew Wilson and Alex Bonnecaze - An Analysis of Intensive Care Unit Admission and Sequela in Patients Intravenously Abusing Oral Opana-ER: A Case Series.  Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day, Winston-Salem, NC, May 3, 2017. 
    14. Deanna Jones - Frequency of Transition from Stage A to Stage B or C Heart Failure After Potentially Cardiotoxic Chemotherapy.   Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day, Winston-Salem, NC, May 3, 2017.
    15. Erinda Stefi - Comparison of Orthostatic Intolerance and Gastric Myoelectrical Activity in Patients with Gastroparesis versus Patients with Chronic Unexplained Nausea and Vomiting and Normal Gastric Emptying.  Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day, Winston-Salem, NC, May 3, 2017.
    16. Landon Brown - Symptoms Associated with Gastroparesis in Community-based Patients with Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus.   Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day, Winston-Salem, NC, May 3, 2017.
    17. Sanjay Venkatesh - Echocardiographic Predictors of Atrial Fibrillation in Patients with Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction.  Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day, Winston-Salem, NC, May 3, 2017.
    18. Richard Taylor - Sugar Shocked: A Case Report and Literature Review of Pseudohypoglycemia in Acutely Ill Patients.  Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day, Winston-Salem, NC, May 3, 2017.
    19.  Kavya Kannan - Exploring Precipitants of Pustulosis: Quetiapine-associated Acute Generalized Exanthematous Pustulosis (AGEP).  Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day, Winston-Salem, NC, May 3, 2017.
    20. Adam Schertz and David Pearce - Disseminated Blastomycosis Presenting as Painful Iliopsoas Abscess.  Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day, Winston-Salem, NC, May 3, 2017.
    21. Andrew Dothard - Lung Adenocarcinoma with Lymphangitic Carcinomatosis Showing Rapid Response to Anti-PD-1 Immunotherapy.  Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day, Winston-Salem, NC, May 3, 2017.
    22. Andrew Dothard - Lower Extremity Numbness in a Patient with Metastatic Melanoma.  Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day, Winston-Salem, NC, May 3, 2017.
    23. Bonnie Ann Sarrell - A B C D EBV.  Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day, Winston-Salem, NC, May 3, 2017.
    24. Brian Shackleford - Case Report: Erythrodermic Psoriasis.  Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day, Winston-Salem, NC, May 3, 2017. 
    25. John T. Dorsey and David Pearce - The Bad Air: Fever in a Traveler Returning from Pakistan.  Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day, Winston-Salem, NC, May 3, 2017. 
    26. John T. Dorsey - Unclean: Physical Exam Findings of Leprosy in West Bengal.  Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day, Winston-Salem, NC, May 3, 2017.  
    27. Karthik Dwarki and Andy Dothard - Rogue One: A Story of Tophaceous Gout in the Spine.  Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day, Winston-Salem, NC, May 3, 2017.  
    28. Kavya Kannan and Mathew Gorris - Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis Secondary to Cutaneous T Cell Lymphoma.  Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day, Winston-Salem, NC, May 3, 2017.
    29. Mary Gay Josephine Cruz Marangola - Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura: A Case Study.  Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day, Winston-Salem, NC, May 3, 2017.  
    30. Patrick Kuhlman - S100B: A Novel Biomarker for Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura?  Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day, Winston-Salem, NC, May 3, 2017.  
    31. Rita Poon - Anemia? Consider Bone Marrow Biopsy in Patients with HPV+ Head and Neck Cancer.  Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day, Winston-Salem, NC, May 3, 2017.  
    32. Thong P. Nguyen, Tyson Garfield, and Adam Schertz - A Rapidly Growing Lung Tumor in the Setting of a Trigger Happy Heart.  Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day, Winston-Salem, NC, May 3, 2017.  
    33. Tina Lai - Pulmonary Invasive Aspergillosis in an Immunocompetent Host.  Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day, Winston-Salem, NC, May 3, 2017.  
    34. Catherine Price - Dangers of Typecasting Obese Young Adults.  Poster presented at Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016.
    35. Catherine Price and Ashley Liou – Sexual Practices Increasing the Risk of Uncommon Parasitic Infections.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016.
    36. Collin Burke and Kunal Sangal – One in the nec is Worth Two in the Brain: A Case Report on Fusobacterium Necrophorum and Lemierre’s Disease.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016.
    37. Stephen Broughton and Wesley O’Neal – Normal Cardiac Findings on Noninvasive Cardiac Assessment and the Prediction of Heart Failure: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA).  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016.
    38. Matthew Gorris – Premature Ovarian Insufficiency and Myasthenia Gravis: An Unusual Case of Autoimmunity.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016.
    39. Donald Vile – Imatinib or Imatinib in the Treatment of Myeloproliferative Neoplasm.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016.
    40. Donald Vile – Efficacy of Salvage Cyclophosphamide and Etoposide (CyVP) Chemotherapy in Patients with Relapsed or Refractory Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML).  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016.        
    41. Jane Ellison – Application of a Practice Assessment Tool for Rehabilitation of Critically Ill Patients.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016.
    42. Erinda Stefi and Charles Choi – Not Just Lupus.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016.
    43. Ryan Hughes – Robotic Thoracic Surgery for Elderly Patients with Non-small Cell Lung Cancer.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016.
    44. Jason Jones and Joshua Matrachisia – Step-Up Approach Versus Surgical Necrosectomy in the Management of Acute Necrotizing Pancreatitis: Experience in a Large Cohort of Patients at a US Academic Medical Center.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016.
    45. Jason Jones – Demographic and System-Based Factors Which Predict No-Shows in an Outpatient Academic Gastroenterology Consultation Practice.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016.
    46. Abby Koch – Safety, Feasibility, and Cellular Recovery of Serial Bronchoscopic Alveolar Lavage in Patients with ARDS in the Modern Era.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016.
    47. Sanjay Venkatesh, Wesley O’Neal and Stephen Broughton – Clinical Utility of Normal Findings on Non-Invasive Cardiac Assessment in a Population-Based Study of Older Adults.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016.
    48. Matthew Wilson and Alex Bonnecaze – An Analysis of Intensive Care Unit Admission and Sequela in Patients Intravenously Abusing Oral Opana-ER: A Case Review.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016.
    49. Patrick Kuhlman – People Caring for People: An Innovative Approach to Outpatient Scheduling.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016.
    50. Patrick Kuhlman – An Eye to Neurofibromatosis Type 2.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016.
    51. Matthew Wilson and Blair Brown – A Multicomponent Intervention To Improve Pneumococcal Vaccination Knowledge Among Internal Medicine Residents.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016.
    52. Alex Bonnecaze – Screening, Diagnostic, and Treatment Patterns for Testosterone Deficiency in an Academic Medical Center.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016.
    53. Jodie Franzil – Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation in a Patient with Deep Brain Stimulator.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016.
    54. Jessie Bowers – Cutaneous Manifestation of an Aggressive Lymphoma.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016.      
    55. Jessie Bowers – QTc Prolongation Following Overdose of Iloperidone.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016.
    56. John Dorsey – Trichobezoar: An Unknown Cause of Upper GI Bleed.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016.
    57. Joshua Ramsey – Big Fish in a Pleural Pond.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016.
    58. Graham V. Byrum, III – Cardiac-Cycle Related Changes in Trabeculated Left Ventricular Volume in Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015. 
    59. Augustus L. Caine – Racial Differences in Left Ventricular Trabeculations by Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015. 
    60. Kristopher Hansen – Molecular Subtyping in Advanced Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer, A Minimally Invasive Strategy with Fine Needle Aspirates.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015. 
    61. Kryt Chattrabhuti – Decreased Donor Multidrug Resistance Protein 1 and CAV1 Gene Variants May Influence Allograft Survival in Kidney Transplantation.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015. 
    62. Christine S. Ahn – The Role of the Dermatology Consultant:  A Retrospective Analysis of Inpatient Consults to the Dermatology Service Over Five Years.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015. 
    63. Abby L. Koch – Retrospective Analysis of Patients with Acute Myeloid Leukemia Undergoing Induction Chemotherapy Who Were Transferred to the Intensive Care Unit.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015. 
    64. Anjuli K. Luthra – Small bowel Capsule Endoscopy in Patients With Implantable Cardiac Defibrillators and Permanent Pacemakers.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015. 
    65. Thomas W. Lycan – Beware Boat Engines and Fish Tanks:  The Diagnostic Challenges of Mycobacterium Marinum Skin and Soft Tissue Infections.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015. 
    66. Eric E. McClendon – Diabetes Status Modifies the Association Between Carotid Intima-Media Thickness and Incident Heart Failure:  The Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015. 
    67. Megan E. Rau – Barriers to Holding End of Life Discussions Among Internal Medicine Residents.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015. 
    68. Paz J. Vellanki – Retrospective Analysis of the Sensitivity of Nadir Bone Marrow Biopsies in Predicting the Ability to Obtain a Complete Remission in Adult Acute Myeloid Leukemia Patients.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015. 
    69. Wesley G. Willeford – Anal Dysplasia Screening and Treatment in a Southern HIV Clinic:  A Descriptive Analysis.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015. 
    70. Lauren E. Barnes – Common Reasons Why Acne Patients Call the Office.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015. 
    71. Kopriva M. Marshall – Continuity in Resident Clinics.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015. 
    72. Alex Bonnecaze – Eat Your Marrow Out!  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015.  
    73. Brent T. Cengia – Not Meshing Well.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015. 
    74. Mark V. Guido – Nafcillin-Induced Hypersensitivity Eosinophilic Cholestatic Hepatitis:  Report of a Case and Review of Relevant World Literature.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015. 
    75. Jason A. Hopper – What’s On the Differential?  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015. 
    76. Nihar M. Mathur – Wait, So It’s Not Cancer?  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015. 
    77. Sarah J. Pozniak – Polymicrobial Endocarditis Due to an Anaerobic Organism in an Intravenous Oxymorphone User.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015. 
    78. Wesley G. Willeford – Friends with Low Platelets.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015. 
    79. Wesley G. Willeford – Spots to Seizures.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015. 
    80. Matthew W. Wilson – Acute Renal Thrombosis and Nephrotic Syndrome in the Setting of Retroperitoneal Fibrosis.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015. 
    81. Matthew W. Wilson – An Unusual Presentation of Sarcoidosis with Significant Bilateral Orbital Involvement.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015.   

     

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