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Resident Presentations at Grand Rounds and National Meetings

Surgery Chief residents and research residents with Visiting Professor Cameron
Residents with Visiting Prof. Cameron

Click this link to see recent resident presentations list:



Jeniann Yi presenting "A Metabolomics-Based Understanding of Pro-tumorigenic Hypoxia Inducible Factor-1a Activity in Pancreatic Cancer and Local Macrophages", Surgical Oncology session, ACS 2015.

Neil Venardos, answering questions after presenting at a Cardiac Surgery session at ACS, "Matrix Gla-Protein Inhibits the TLR-4 Induced Osteogenic Response in Human aortic Valve Interstitial Cells", ACS 2015.

Brandon Chapman, pictured here with Dr. Barish Edil and Dr. Mark Nehler. Brandon presented "Increased Size of Sentinel Lymph Node is Associated with Disease-Specific Survival for Cutaneous Melanoma" in the Surgical Oncology poster session at ACS 2015.


Anne Slaughter, Anthony Bacon and Peter Einersen, resident attendees, ACS 2015.

Presentations were:

Dr. Slaughter-Trauma-"Hemorrhagic Shock Provokes Local Metabolic Pathology in the Lung"

Dr. Einersen-Trauma Poster Session- (for Michael Chapman) "Time Independent thromboelastography Analysis Yields Early Prediction of Final Clot Strength".

Yihan Lin, MD with mentor Robert Meguid, MD. Yihan presented at the General Surgery IV session,

"Unplanned Return to the Operating room: An institutional analysis to identify areas for improvement"

 at ACS 2015.

Link to Global Health Symposium brochure, presentation by Yihan Lin, MD with David Kuwayama, MD,

November, 2014. GHSprogram14.pdf


Alessandro Paniccia, now Chief Resident, presents "A Matched Cohort Analysis of 192 Pancreatic Anaplastic Carcinomas and 960 Pancreatic Adenocarcinomas: A 13-year North American Experience using the National Cancer Database" Research poster at Society for Surgical Oncology 2015.
Douglas Hirth, PGY-4, presents "Thyroidectomy During Pregnancy: an Analysis of the ACS NSQIP Dataset"
at the American Thyroid Association 2015 meeting.

Irada Ibrahim-Zada, MD, who presented "BRCA1 as a novel biomarker of beta1-blockade in Sepsis" in the Critical Care Surgery session of ACS 2015.