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

1.   Franzil, J.  Case report:  Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation in a Patient with Deep Brain Stimulator.  2016 American Transplant Congress, Boston, MA, June 11-15, 2016. 

2.   Hopper, J.  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.    

3.   Yuan, K.  A 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. 

4.   Jones JD.  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. 

5.   Jones JD and Matrachisia J.  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. 

6.   Jones JD and Matrachisia J.  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.

7.   Wellington, J.  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.

8.  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.

9.  Koch, A.  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.

10.  Ellison, J.  Application of a Practice Assessment Toll for Rehabilitation of Critically Ill Patients.  American Thoracic Society International Conference, San Francisco, CA, May 12-16, 2016.

11.  Hwalek, T.  Implementation of Formal Multidisciplinary Rounds in a Medical Intensive Care Unit.  American Thoracic Society International Conference, San Francisco, CA, May 12-16, 2016.

12.  Pickens, A.  Identifying Risk for Obstructive Sleep Apnea In an Inpatient Population. 2016 American Thoracic Society International Conference, San Francisco, CA, May 15, 2016.

13.  Pickens, A.  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.

14.  Sangal K.  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.

15.  O’Neal WT.  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.   

16.  O’Neal WT.  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.

17.  Bonnecaze, A.  The Adrenally Insufficient Endurance Athlete: Improving Performance and Recovery.  Annual Meeting of the Endocrine Society (ENDO) 2016, April 1-4 in Boston, MA.

18.  O’Neal WT.  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.

19.  Wilson, M.  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.

20.  O’Neal WT.  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.

21.  O’Neal WT.  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.

22.  O’Neal WT.  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.

23.  Wellington, J.  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. 

24.  Jones JD.  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.

25.  Jones JD.  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.

26.  Jones JD.  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.

27.  Pan, J.  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.  

28.  Hansen, K and Hughes, RT. 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. 

29.  Caine, A.  Racial Differences in Left Ventricular Trabeculations by Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging.  American College of Cardiology 64th Annual Scientific Session, March 14-16, 2015. 

30.  Lewis, J.  Low-dose CT Lung Cancer Screening Practices and Attitudes Among Primary Care Providers at an Academic Medical Center.  Chicago Multidisciplinary Symposium in Thoracic Oncology, October 30 – November 1, 2014.  Presented at General Session and at Press Program. 

31.  Leigh, J.  Comparison of Reference Values for Cardiac Structure in Hispanics with the American Society of Reference Ranges:  Results from the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos (HCHS/SOL).  American Society of Echocardiography Scientific Sessions June 21-25, 2014. 

32.  McClendon, E.  Control *2014-A-1728-Diabetes Status Modifies the Association between Carotid Intima-Media Thickness and Incident Heart Failure:  The Atherosclerosis Risk In Communities (ARIC) Study.  American Diabetes Association Scientific Session June 13-16, 2014. 

33.  Tawfik, B.  House Officer Driven Reduction in Laboratory Utilization.  American Association of Medical Colleges Integrating Quality Meeting June 11-13, 2014. 

34.  Dharod, A.  Carcinoid Syndrome Masquerading as an Acute Coronary Syndrome.  Society of General Internal Medicine 37th Annual Meeting, April 26, 2014. 

35.  Rau, M.  An Outrageous Platelet Abnormality Needs Awareness: A New TTP Mimicker.  American College of Physicians National Conference April 10-13, 2014. 

36.  Wilson, F.  Beyond Burnout:  Strategies for Implementing a Resident Wellness Initiative.  Association of Program Directors of Internal Medicine April 7-8, 2014. 

37.  Milks, W.  Right Ventricular Stress-Induced Perfusion Defects and Late Gadolinium Enhancement in Coronary Artery Disease.  Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Scientific Sessions January 16-20, 2014. 

38.  Alvarez, L.  Utility of Late Gadolinium Enhancement Cardiac MRI (LGE-CMRI) in Troponin Positive Chest Pain With Un-obstructive Coronary Arteries.  Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Scientific Sessions January 16-20, 2014.

  

Regional/State

1.  Colin 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. 

2.  Jessie Bowers – QTc Prolongation Following Overdose of Iloperidone.  NC ACP Presentation, 2016. 

3.  Jessie Bowers - Cutaneous Manifestations of an Aggressive Lymphoma. NC ACP Presentation, 2016. 

4.  Leslie Alexander - A 25 Year Old Male Presents with One Day of Abdominal Pain. NC ACP Presentation, 2016. 

5.  Matthew Gorris - A Curious Case of Calciphylaxis in a Non-ESRD Patient. NC ACP Presentation, 2016. 

6.  Erinda Stefi and Charles Choi - Not Just Lupus?  A Case of Hydroxychlorquine-Induced Cardiomyopathy.  NC ACP Presentation, 2016.  

7.  Lauren Barnes - Common Reasons Why Acne Patients Call the Office.  NC ACP Presentation, 2015.  

8.  Alex Bonnecaze - "Eat Your [Marrow] Out!"  NC ACP Presentation, 2015.

9.  Kip Byrum - Effect of Anticoagulation Strategy on Bleeding Complications with Transradial Percutaneous Coronary Intervention.  NC ACP Presentation, 2015.

10.  Dave Dobrzynski - So Sweet It Is:  A Unique Case Presentation of Bullous Sweet Syndrome.  NC ACP Presentation, 2015.

11.  John Dorsey - Primary Antiphospholipid Antibody Syndrome Presenting as Fever and Splenomegaly.  NC ACP Presentation, 2015.

12.  Jodie Franzil - Cavitary Lung Lesions Caused By Nontuberculous Mycobacterium In An Immunocompetent Host.  NC ACP Presentation, 2015.

13.  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.

14.  Tom Lycan - Beware Boat Engines and Fish Tanks: The Diagnostic Challenges of Mycobacterium Marinum Skin and Soft Tissue Infections.  NC ACP Presentation, 2015.

15.  Nihar Mathur - "Wait, So It's Not Cancer?"  NC ACP Presentation, 2015.

16.  Megan Rau - Barriers to Holding End of Life Discussions Among Internal Medicine Residents.  NC ACP Presentation, 2015.

17.  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.

18.  Kunal Sangal - Comparison of Outcomes with Surgical Cutdown Versus Percutaneous Transfemoral Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement, NC ACP Presentation, 2015.

19.  Wes Willeford - Anal Dysplasia Screening and Treatment in a Southern HIV Clinic: A Descriptive Analysis.  NC ACP Presentation, 2015.

20.  Wes Willeford - Spots to Seizures.  NC ACP Presentation, 2015.

21.  Wes Willeford - "Friends With Low Platelets". NC ACP Presentation, 2015.

22.  Sandrine Crane – A Blast From the Past! NC ACP Presentation, 2014.

23.  John Adam Leigh – The Devil is in the Details: Using an accurate history in the diagnosis of a rare cause of psychosis.  NC ACP Presentation, 2014.

24.  Nicholas McLean – Impact of Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Inhibitors and Angiotensin Receptor Blockers on Renal Function and Proteinuria after Robot Assisted Partial Nephrectomy.  NC ACP Presentation, 2014.

25.  Nicholas McLean – Henoch-Schonlein Purpura in Adults:  Expect the Atypical.  NC ACP Presentation, 2014.

26.  Wesley Milks – Right Ventricular Stress-Induced Perfusion Defects and Late Gadolinium Enhancement in Coronary Artery Disease.  NC ACP Presentation, 2014.

27.  Wesley Milks – Purulent pericarditis by Group C B-Hemolytic Streptococcal Infection Associated With Mediastinal Adenocarcinoma.  NC ACP Presentation, 2014.

28.  Bernard Tawfik – Diagnostic Testing Utilization Quality Improvement Project.  NC ACP Presentation, 2014.

29.  Wesley Willeford – Old Disease, Unexpected Location.  NC ACP Presentation, 2014.

30.  Joshua Wilson - Successful Treatment of GI Bleeding with Octreotide in a Patient with Blue Rubber Bleb Nevus Syndrome and a Continued Need for Anticoagulation.  NC ACP Presentation, 2014.

  

Local

1.  Catherine Price – Dangers of Typecasting Obese Young Adults.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016. 

 

2.  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.

 

3.  Colin 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.

 

4.  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.

 

5.  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.

 

6.  Donald Vile – Imatinib or Imatinib in the Treatment of Myeloproliferative Neoplasm.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016.

 

7.  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.        

 

8.  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.

 

9.  Erinda Stefi and Charles Choi – Not Just Lupus.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016.

 

10.  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.

 

11.  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.

 

12.  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.

 

13.  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.

 

14.  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.

 

15.  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.

 

16.  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.

 

17.  Patrick Kuhlman – An Eye to Neurofibromatosis Type 2.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016.

 

18.  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.

 

19.  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.

 

20.  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.

 

21.  Jessie Bowers – Cutaneous Manifestation of an Aggressive Lymphoma.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016.      

 

22.  Jessie Bowers – QTc Prolongation Following Overdose of Iloperidone.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016.

 

23.  John Dorsey – Trichobezoar: An Unknown Cause of Upper GI Bleed.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016.

 

24.  Joshua Ramsey – Big Fish in a Pleural Pond.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2016.

 

25.  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. 

 

26.  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. 

 

27.  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. 

 

28.  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. 

 

29.  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. 

 

30.  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. 

 

31.  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. 

 

32.  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. 

 

33.  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. 

 

34.  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. 

 

35.  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. 

 

36.  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. 

 

37.  Lauren E. Barnes – Common Reasons Why Acne Patients Call the Office.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015. 

 

38.  Kopriva M. Marshall – Continuity in Resident Clinics.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015. 

 

39.  Alex Bonnecaze – Eat Your Marrow Out!  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015.  

 

40.  Brent T. Cengia – Not Meshing Well.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015. 

 

41.  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. 

 

42.  Jason A. Hopper – What’s On the Differential?  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015. 

 

43.  Nihar M. Mathur – Wait, So It’s Not Cancer?  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015. 

 

44.  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. 

 

45.  Wesley G. Willeford – Friends with Low Platelets.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015. 

 

46.  Wesley G. Willeford – Spots to Seizures.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2015. 

 

47.  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. 

 

48.  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.   

 

49.  Bernard Tawfik – House Officer Driven Reduction in Laboratory Utilization.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2014.

 

50.  Adam Leigh – Comparison of Reference Values for Cardiac Structure in Hispanics with the American Society of Echocardiography Reference Ranges:  The Echocardiography Study of Latinos (ECHO-SOL).  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2014.

 

51.  Thomas Lycan – Urban – Rural Variation and Initial Staging of Breast Cancer in Western North Carolina and Virginia.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2014.

 

52.  Joshua Wilson – Colonoscopy Findings Following Acute Diverticulitis.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2014.

 

53.  Lucia Alvarez – Utility of Late Gadolinium Enhancement Cardiac Magnetic Resonance In Troponin Positive Chest Pain and Unobstructed Coronary Arteries.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2014.

 

54.  Nicholas McLean – Impact of Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Inhibitors and Angiotensin Receptor Blockers on Renal Function and Proteinuria after Robot Assisted Partial Nephrectomy.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2014.

 

55.  Adam Leigh – The Devil is in the Details:  Using an accurate history in the diagnosis of a rare cause of psychosis.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2014.

 

56.  Nicholas McLean – Henoch-Schonlein Purpura in Adults: Expect the Atypical.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2014.

 

57.  Joshua Johnson – Ophthalmologic Findings as the Sole Presenting Sign of Infective Endocarditis in a Dialysis Patient.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2014.

 

58.  Negin Misaghian – Recurrent Severe Hypertriglyceridemia Associated with Asparginase Therapy In A Young Adult Undergoing Treatment for Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2014.

 

59.  Andrew Boerkircher – BRU-GOT-IT!: Case report of Brugada Syndrome.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2014.

 

60.  Anjuli Luthra – Endoscopic Closure of Persistent Gastric Leak and Fistula Following Laparoscopic Sleeve Gastrostomy.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2014.

 

61.  Wesley Milks – Right Ventricular Stress-Induced Perfusion Defects and Late Gadolinium Enhancement in Coronary Artery Disease.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2014.

 

62.  Pallavi Gomadam – Cardiac Papillary Fibroelastoma as a Source of Stroke: A Case Study.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2014.

 

63.  Thomas Lycan – Horner’s Syndrome Due To The Regional Recurrence of Breast Cancer.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2014.

 

64.  Farra Wilson – Secondary Syphilis Causing Nephrotic Syndrome.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2014.

 

65.  Wesley Willeford – Old Disease, Unexpected Places.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2014.

 

66.  Wesley Milks – Purulent Pericarditis by Group C B-Hemolytic Streptococcal Infection Associated with Mediastinal Adenocarcinoma.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2014.

 

67.  Sandrine Crane – A Blast From The Past!  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2014.

 

68.  Ajay Dharod – Carcinoid Syndrome Masquerading as an Active Coronary Syndrome.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2014.

 

69.  Catherine Price – “It’s Not Just in Kids…An Atypical Case of Hematemesis’ and Hematochezia”.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2014.

 

70.  Megan Rau – An Outrageous Platelet Abnormally Needs Awareness: A new TTP Mimicker.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2014.

 

71.  Megan Rau – Time is of the Essence, A Patient Presenting with Altered Mental Status and a Rising Creatine Kinase.  Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2014.

 

72.  David Dobrzynski – So Sweet It Is: A Unique Case Presentation of Bullous Sweet Syndrome. Poster presented at: Wake Forest University Resident Research Day; Winston-Salem, NC, 2014.

 

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