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Jenna Ferguson, MPA, MA
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University of Pittsburgh Department of Medicine
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Future Dates

April 25-26, 2022
April 24-25, 2023

Day-Of Presenter Information

Oral Presenters

   
Nameer Al-Yousif
Resident, General Internal Medicine
Association of the Hematopoietic Cytokine Interleukin-3 with the Systemic Host Immune Response in Critically Ill Patients with Acute Respiratory Failure
 
Dedong Li
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology
Fungal sensing mechanism metabolically reprograms neutrophils by regulating GLUT1 for antifungal activity
 
Ryan Augustin
Resident, General Internal Medicine
The Use of Podcasts as a Tool to Improve Clinical Reasoning: A Pseudorandomized and Controlled Study
 
Aline Mello
Post-Doctoral Associate, Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Proteomic Analysis Identifies TGFβ1-induced Changes in HNF4A Interactome in Hepatocytes
 
Michael Bashline
Clinical Fellow, Cardiology
Examining the Duration and Safety of Withholding Anticoagulation After an Intracerebral Hemorrhage in Patients with Mechanical Heart Valves
 
Niranjana Natarajan
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Vascular Medicine Institute
The enigmatic role of VCAM-1 expressed by macrophages in mitochondrial metabolism and atherosclerosis
 
Haylee Baxendell
Graduate Student, Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology
B cell specific TLR7 regulates systemic lupus erythematosus in TLR9-deficient mice
 
Matthew Nguyen
Resident, Aging Institute
A Fbxo48 inhibitor prevents pAMPKα degradation and ameliorates insulin resistance
 
Rami Bechara
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Rheumatology and Clinical Immunology
RNA m6A methylation guides IL-17-driven autoimmunity through IMP2-dependent regulation of C/EBP transcription factors
 
Hector Nieves-Rosado
MSTP Trainee, Infectious Diseases
Increased frequency of peripheral blood Tim-3+ Treg among people living with HIV regardless of viral suppression
 
John Beckham
Resident, General Internal Medicine
A Pilot Study of a Card Based Intervention at Checkout to Increase Organ Donor Registration in a General Internal Medicine Primary Care Clinic
 
Tanya Nikiforova
Junior Faculty, General Internal Medicine
Improving Internal Medicine Novice Intern Confidence and Communication in Telemedicine Through a Virtual Simulated Patient Encounter
 
Karl B Bezak
Junior Faculty, General Internal Medicine
Aligning Goals of Care via Telehealth Increases Goal-Concordant Care for Critically-ill Patients in the Emergency Department, the Tele-Goals of Care (TeleGOC) Pilot.
 
Urvi Parikh
Junior Faculty, Infectious Diseases
HIV Drug Resistance Assessment among Seroconverters from the MTN-025/HOPE Open-Label Dapivirine Vaginal Ring Study
 
Priya Borker
Clinical Fellow, Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine
Sleep Apnea and Inflammatory Markers In Chronic HIV Infection
 
Ricardo H Pineda
Research Associate Professor, Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine
Human Tissue-Based Disease Modeling and Drug Discovery for Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis
 
James Budnick
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Infectious Diseases
Utilizing in vitro evolution to identify novel mechanisms of intrinsic antimicrobial resistance in Klebsiella pneumoniae
 
Jacob Quaytman
Resident, Endocrinology and Metabolism
Clinicopathologic Characteristics of Thyroid Nodules Positive for PTEN Mutations on Preoperative Molecular Testing
 
Syed Bukhari
Cardiac Amyloidosis Fellow, Cardiology
Development and Validation of a Diagnostic Model For Transthyretin Cardiac Amyloidosis (ATTR-CA): A Pilot Study
 
Thomas Radomski
Junior Faculty, General Internal Medicine
The Use and Cost of Low-Value Services Delivered to Veterans through Veterans Affairs Medical Centers and VA Community Care Programs
 
Katherine Callaway
Graduate Student, General Internal Medicine
Global Changes in Purchases of Intensive Care Medicines During COVID-19
 
Diana Samberg
Academic Clinician-Educator Scholars (ACES) Fellow, General Internal Medicine
Improving Internal Medicine Novice Intern Confidence and Communication in Telemedicine Through a Virtual Simulated Patient Encounter
 
Edwin Chen
Clinical Fellow, Infectious Diseases
Mutations that Inactivate the Tricarboxylic Acid Cycle in Staphylococcus aureus Arise During Persistent MRSA Bacteremia
 
Tales Santini
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Hematology/Oncology
Patients with sickle cell disease have reduced volumes of hippocampal subfields: a 7 Tesla MRI study
 
Yanwen Chen
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Aging Institute
A high throughput screen for TMPRSS2 expression identifies FDA-approved and clinically advanced compounds that can limit SARS-CoV-2 entry
 
Faraaz Shah
Junior Faculty, Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine
The Study of Early Enteral Dextrose in Sepsis (SEEDS): A Pilot Randomized Clinical Trial
 
Marianela Dalghi
Junior Faculty, Renal-Electrolyte
Urothelial PIEZO Channels in Bladder Mechanosensation
 
Neha Singh
Resident, Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Alternative Lengthening of Telomeres and Loss of DAXX/ATRX Expression in Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors from Endoscopic Ultrasound-FNA Specimens Correlate with Poor Patient Survival
 
Callie Drohan
Resident, General Internal Medicine
Comparison of Host-Response Biomarkers and Inflammatory Subphenotypes in COVID-19 Without ARDS, COVID-ARDS, and Non-COVID-ARDS
 
Justin Sui
Graduate Student, Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine
Single-Cell RNA Sequencing of a Mouse COPD Model Identifies Aberrant Macrophage Responses Critical for Lung Protection due to Adenine Nucleotide Translocase 1 (ant1) Deficiency
 
Christopher Franz
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine
Elevated plasma microbial cell-free DNA during acute respiratory failure is associated with acute brain dysfunction and elevated markers of systemic inflammation
 
Aylin Tansel
Junior Faculty, Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Implementation of Digital Behavioral Therapy for Anxiety and Depression in Patients with Functional Gastrointestinal Disorders (FGID) during the COVID
 
Amir Ghaffari
Clinical Fellow, Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Increased Hospital Admissions Are Associated with Decreased Gut Microbiome Diversity and Decreased Faecalibacterium Abundance in Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease: A Prospective Study
 
Rosalie Traficante
Resident, Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine
The Misdiagnosis of COPD: An Observational Study
 
Gillian Goobie
Graduate Student, Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine
Neighborhood-level disadvantage impacts mortality and lung transplantation in patients with idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis.
 
Sathish Vasamsetti
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Vascular Medicine Institute
SerpinB2 expressed by adipose tissue resident macrophages is responsible for their survival and the maintenance of systemic insulin sensitivity
 
Ken Ho
Junior Faculty, Infectious Diseases
Comparing Applicator vs. “As Lubricant” Delivery of Rectal Dapivirine Gel (MTN-033)
 
Daniel Wann
Clinical Fellow, Cardiology
Left ventricular hypertrophy is a predictor of mortality in patients with atrial fibrillation treated with dofetilide
 
Youko Ikeda
Junior Faculty, Renal-Electrolyte
Selective small molecule TrkB/C agonist, LM22B-10, improves functional recovery of the lower urinary tract in spinal cord contused mice
 
Shoai b Wazir
Clinical Fellow, Renal-Electrolyte
Pre-operative blood pressure and risk of delayed graft function in deceased donor kidney transplantation
 
Rajaganapathi Jagannathan
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Vascular Medicine Institute
TEA domain family member 1 (TEAD1) regulates IGF1 and mTOR pathway in the heart
 
Sydney Weill
Medical Student, General Internal Medicine
Surgeons’ Perceived Confidence with Shared Decision-Making Improved after Training in Best Case/Worst Case scenario planning
 
Sanjana Kapoor
Clinical Fellow, Renal-Electrolyte
Lower Utilization of Invasive Cardiac Care in Patients with Stage 3 and 4 Chronic Kidney Disease Admitted with Acute Coronary Syndrome in a Tertiary Healthcare System
 
Katherine Wood
Junior Faculty, Vascular Medicine Institute
Cytochrome b5 reductase 3 is a resilience factor in mice with sickle cell disease, modifying the brain-blood axis response to ischemic stroke
 
Shazli Khan
Resident, Cardiology
Racial Disparities in Outcomes of Patients with Cardiomyopathy
 
Chen-Shan Woodcock
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Cardiology
RNA Editing Controls Pulmonary Hypertension by Maintaining Novel Circadian Gene Signaling in Endothelium
 
Tumader Khouja
Post-Doctoral Fellow, General Internal Medicine
Serious opioid-related adverse outcomes associated with opioids prescribed by dentists
 
Dylan Yang
Resident, General Internal Medicine
Low Value Pre-Operative Testing Delivered to Veterans through Veterans Affairs Medical Centers and VA Community Care Programs
 
Stephanie Kuhls
Graduate Student, Gastroenterology, Hepatology and Nutrition
Dietary fiber suppresses colonic tumorigenesis in high-fat diet-fed mice colonized with colorectal cancer risk-associated human gut microbiota
 
Richard Zou
Clinical Fellow, Pulmonary, Allergy and Critical Care Medicine
Characterizing Trajectories of Change of Muscle Loss in COPD