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Research

Academic Success

Graduation with Distinction in Research

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Travis Doering Establishing an Evidence Base for Critical Laboratory Value Thresholds James Crawford, MD, PhD Orthopaedics
Asaph Levy Steroid Maintenance is Associated with an Increased Risk of Infections but Has no effect on patient and Graft Survival in Pancreas Transplantation Horacio Rilo, MD Radiology 

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Dana Bregman Individual differences in the peripheral immune system promote resilience versus susceptibility to social stress Scott Russo, PhD Plastic Surgery
Christopher Gidicsin Cognitive activity relates to cognitive performance, but not to Alzheimer disease biomarkers Keith Johnson, MD Anesthesiology
Andrew Jacobs Improvement in Overall Survival from Extremity Soft Tissue Sarcoma over Twenty Years Adam Levin, MD Family Medicine
Reshmi Madankun Acral melanocytic lesions in the United States: Prevalence, awareness and dermoscopic patterns in skin-of-color and non-Hispanic white patients Jennifer Stein, MD, PhD Dermatology

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Sam Alperin The structure of adult ADHD Lenard Adler, MD Child Neurology
Kenan Celtik Active surveillance for incidental renal mass in the octogenarian Manish Vira, MD Urology
Brittany Davis Hypoestrogenism and history of menstrual dysfunction influence cardiovascular function in female endurance runners Erica Crespi, PhD General Surgery
Jonathan Lavian Clinical characteristics associated with days-to-discharge among patients with a primary diagnosis of lower limb cellulitis Amit Garg, MD Internal Medicine
Gloria Lin Clinical characteristics associated with days-to-discharge among patients with a primary diagnosis of lower limb cellulitis Amit Garg, MD Internal Medicine
Giovanna Manzano Digital droplet PCR (ddPCR) for the precise quantification of human T-lymphotropic virus 1 proviral loads in peripheral blood and cerebrospinal fluid of HAM/TSP patients and identification of viral mutations. Steven Jacobson, PhD Neurology
Rachel Mogil Glaucoma Patient-Reported Concerns and Associated Factors Richard Braunstein, MD Opthamology
Marina Reppucci Looking for trouble: Adherence to late-effects surveillance among childhood cancer survivors Jonathan Fish, MD General Surgery
Timothy White The association between time course of seizure cessation and patient survival in a neurological critical care unit Cynthia Harden, MD Neurological Surgery

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Toni Iurcotta Outcomes of Traumatic Pancreatic Injuries in Pediatric and Adult Patients: A Retrospective Review Horacio Rilo, MD Pediatrics
Benson Ku Developing a clinical prediction rule for first hospital-onset clostridium difficile infections: A retrospective observational study Thomas McGinn, MD, MPH
Daniel Markowitz Repurposing Mebendazole as a Replacement for Vincristine for the Treatment of Brain Tumors Marc Symons, PhD Neurological Surgery
Hayley Zylberberg Prevalence and Predictors of Giardia in the United States Benjamin Lebwohl, MD
Ben Stuart Curcumin as a Novel Therapeutic for Medulloblastoma Marc Symons, PhD