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Research Day 2016

Listed below are the 2016 winners of the Research Career Development, Mentored Resident Research, the best abstract presentation awards, and the McGray Pancreatic Cancer Research Abstract Awardee.

Clinical/Translation Abstract winner

  • Tyler Loftus, M.D. – EARLY ROUTINE BRONCHOALVEOLAR LAVAGE IMPROVES OUTCOMESFOR A SELECT COHORT OF INTUBATED TRAUMA PATIENTS

Basic Science Abstract winner

  • J.C. Brown, M.D – CHARACTERIZATION OF ADIPOSE DERIVED CELLS FROM A NOVEL MAMMALIAN MODEL OF REGENERATION

McGray Pancreatic Cancer Research Abstract winner:

  • Song Han, PhD – “MIR-205 DERIVED FROM PANCREATIC CANCER CELLS INDUCES CXCL10 PRODUCTION BY THE ASSOCIATED STROMA”

Mentored Resident Research Award (MRRA) winner:

  • House Officer: David J Hall, MD – “Ex Vivo Modulation of the Endothelin-1 Axis in a Pre-Clinical Lung Transplantation Model”
  • Faculty Mentor:  Tiago N Machuca, MD, PhD

 

Research Career Development Award (RCDA) winners:

  • Sooyeon Lee, PhD – “The role of mitofusin-1 and mitochondrial dynamics in ischemia/reperfusion injury in old hepatocytes”
  • Elizabeth Thomas, DO – “The Use of Microfluidics and Transcriptomics to Implement Precision Medicine in Post Solid Organ Transplant Patients”