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Research Day

Research Day

The Neurological Institute Research Day was held on Wednesday, March 30th.  The invited Garson Lecturer was Henry Kaminski, M.D., Meta Amalia Neumann Professor and Chairman of the Department of Neurology at George Washington School of Medicine and Health Sciences.  His keynote lecture was entitled, “Thymectomy As Treatment For Myasthenia Gravis: Clinical and Biological Aspects.”    

Dr. Yifei Duan received an award for his platform presentation entitled, “Reliable Identification of Benign Clinical Course in Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage: A Simple and Qualitative Clinical Algorithm.”

Dr. Gabriel Smith also gave a presentation entitled, “Rare Neurosurgical Complications of Epidural Injections: An 8-Year Single-Institution Experience.”

As noted below, other residents had their abstracts accepted for poster presentations, as well as our new intern, Sophie Zhou.   Medical student, Austin Barnett, won an award for his poster.

 

Resident/Student Title of Abstract
Maggie Carmody Effect of APP on Neuronal Stem Cell Differentiation Post-stroke
Maggie Carmody Evaluation of patient characteristics and outcomes for patients receiving intracranial medications at a large, tertiary, academic institution

Christina Huang Wright, Berje Shammassian

Reliable Identification of Benign Clinical Course in Aneurysmal Subarachnoid Hemorrhage: A Simple and Qualitative Clinical Algorithm

Jeffrey Nelson, Abhishek Ray, Mickey Smith

Accuracy of gadolinum-bolus MRA and its impact on fluoroscopy time and volume of iodinated contrast used during digital subtraction angiography in a single center series of treated spinal dural arteriovenous fistula

         Jonathan Pace,          Brian Rothstein

Quality Improvement and Patient Satisfaction in the Era of Healthcare Quality Metrics
Jonathan Pace Rare Neurosurgical Complications of Epidural Injections: An 8-Year Single-Institution Experience
Jonathan Pace
Incidence and Outcomes of Implant Extrusion Following Anterior Cervical Spine Surgery
Sophie Zhou Effect of the sonic hedgehog receptor smoothened on the survival and function of dopaminergic cells
Austin Barnett Effect of APP on Neuronal Stem Cell Differentiation Post-stroke