18th Annual Cleveland Clinic Internal Medicine Resident Scholarly Activity Day and Reception for Poster Presentations
May 15, 2013
Just prior to graduation each year, the Internal Medicine Residency Program sponsors a poster session and reception showcasing resident research. The reception is attended by staff, research mentors, and residents. Projects run the gamut of medical specialties in both basic science and clinical research.
The 18th Annual Scholarly Activity Day 2013 featured 57 posters, a food and wine reception and music.
Visiting Professor: Hal Dietz, MD is Victor A. McKusick Professor of Pediatrics, Medicine and Molecular Biology & Genetics in the Institute of Genetic Medicine at Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, presented a thought-provoking lecture on 'Found in Translation: New Insights into the Pathogenesis and Treatment of Marfan Syndrome" at the Internal Medicine Grand Rounds the following morning.
2013 I.M. Resident Research Competition
Division of Medicine
Grand Rounds Presentations
Thursday, June 13, 2013
Shruti Chaturvedi, MD
“Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura: Identification of Prognostic Factors for Death Relapse and Progression to Kidney Disease”
(Mentor: Keith McCrae, MD – Hematologic Oncology & Blood Disorder)
Bhuvnesh Aggarwal, MD
“Etiology of Death Within 30 Days of Percutaneous Coronary Intervention In An Era of Mandatory Outcome Reporting”
(Mentor: Mehdi Shishehbor, MD –Cardiovascular Medicine, Section of Vascular Medicine)
Erik Howell, MD
“Patients Hospitalized for Heart Failure Have Difficulties Managing Medications Despite Reported Self-Confidence?”
(Mentor: Eiran Gorodeski, MD - Cardiovascular Medicine)
Moshe Ornstein, MD
“Predictive Factors For Latency Period and a Prognostic Model For Survival In Patients With Therapy-related AML”
(Mentor: Mikkael Sekeres, MD – Hematologic Oncology & Blood Disorders)