Posters – 2010 Medical Student Research Forum

Student AuthorMentorTitle
Collin Stewart Brown, SA & Saint-Cyr M. Human Adipose-Derived Stem Cell Enriched Fat Grafts: Effect on Cutaneous Radiation Injury in the Athymic Rat
Alison Unzeitig R. Rao Factors Influencing Re-Excision Rates in Breast Conserving Surgery for Cancer
Brice Andring Michael Devous Using Voxel-Based Morphometry to Understand the Structural Progression of Alzheimer's Disease
Alex Black Larissa Velez Baseline Carboxyhemoglobin Levels in Firefighters Using the Masimo Rainbow SET Rad-57 Pulse CO-Oximeter
Nabila Choudhury Ramon Diaz-Arrastia Use of Diffusion Weighted Imaging and Fluid Attenuated Inversion Recovery to Assess Edema and Atrophy After Traumatic Brain Injury
Melinda Cory Nancy J. Olsen Comparison of Lupus Symptoms Based on Gender and Ethnicity
Jill Feetham Joanna Chan & Amit Pandya Characterization of clinical response in vitiligo patients undergoing autologous epidermal punch grafting
Bobby Garcia Emmanouil Brilakis Reproducibility of Near-Infrared Spectroscopy for the Detection of Lipid Core Coronary Plaques and Changes After Coronary Stent Implantation
Jacob Grange Naim Maalouf Ethnic Differences in Presentation of Primary Hyperparathyroidism
Darrah Haffner Arnold Schecter
UT School of Public health
Brominated Flame Retardants in an Occupationallly Exposed Cohort
Matthew Harrison Karanjit Kooner Glaucoma Suspects in Children: A Challenging Entity
David Hoang Celette Skinner Effects of 'Healthy Living with Diabetes,' a Diabetes Self-Management Education Program
Arman Jahangiri ManishK. Aghi Infected Rathke's Cleft Cysts: Distinguishing Factors and Factors Predicting Recurrence
Tom Ju Jerry Shay Developing a sustained organotypic in vitro model of the intestinal stem cell niche (epithelium)
David Leverenz Glenn Flores Why Are So Many Eligible Children Still Uninsured?  The Perspectives of Parents of Uninsured African-American Children
Jason Liu Jinming Gao Multifunctional pH responsive polymer micelles for theranostic cancer nanomedicine
Michael Maxted Saint-Cyr & Brown Cutaneous Radiation Injury in Athymic Rats: Developing and Animal Model for Graft-Based and Regenerative Medicine Therapies
Victoria Pan Ramon Diaz-Arrastia Validation of CT Classification Scale for Clinical Trials of Traumatic Brain Injury
April Taylor Susan Iannoccone The Charcot-Marie-Tooth (CMT) North American Database
Gretchen Troxler Samir Gupta Diabetes and the Progression of Adenomatous Colon Polyps into Cancer
Kent Weinheimer Ted Mau 3D Arytenoid Movement Induced by Vocal Fold Injections
Zachary Zhang Michael H. Huo Revision Total Hip Arthroplasty in the Geriatric Patient
Ankur Patel Shuxin Li A Molecular Mechanishm for Ibuprofe-mediated RhoA Inhibition in Neurons
Alvin Chandra Christopher Madden & Ramon Diaz-Arrastia Regional Selectivity of Post-Traumatic Cerebral Atrophy
Karla Miranda Elizabeth Parks Measurement of adipose lipolysis rate using stable isotopes & GC/MS
Courtney L. Wendel Charles T. Quinn Burden of Medical Radiation Exposure in Children with Sickle Cell Disease
Bryan Jiang Nima Sharifi Androgen receptor stimulation inhibits the expression of 3-beta-hydroxysteroid dehydrogenase in LNCaP prostate cancer cells
Anandita Agarwala Joachim Herz Differential AMPA and NMDA receptor activation may explain LTP changes in Apoer2 mutant mice
David Brown E. Sherwood Brown Phenytoin protects against corticosteroid-induced memory loss in healthy controls.
Vanessa Casanova Tracy Wright An Assessment of Demographic and Environmental Risk Factors for Obesity in Pediatric Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Richard Lucarelli Hisataka Kobayashi & Peter L. Choyke Novel Nanoparticles and Macromolecules in Lymphatic Imaging
Mena Milad Ramon Diaz-Arrastia & Lifang Peng Diffusion-Weighted Imaging in Traumatic Brain Injury: Use of Apparent Diffusion Coefficient maps to Assess Injury Subtype
Saad Mir Cadeddu, JA How important is cosmesis in LESS, conventional/robotic laparoscopy, and open surgical patients?
Roselynn Nguyen Gregory Jackson Hypoglycemia (H) in the Late-Preterm Neonate (LPN)
Bhavini Patel Nora Gimpel, Jay Morrow, Tiffany Billmeier Educational Needs of Hispanic, Overweight Patients at Grace Community Clinic
Zohra Prasla Karanjit Kooner Is Childhood Glaucoma a Surgical Disease?  An Analysis of 239 Ethnically Diverse Patients
Emily Smitherman Darryl Miles MRI Lesion Quantification vs. Outcome in Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury Patients
Tori Sutherland David Bishai Community-based distribution of misoprostol for treatment or prevention of postpartum hemorrhage: Cost-effectiveness, mortality and morbidity reduction analysis
Bennett Waxse Joseph Hill & Andrew Blagg Autophagic Activation and Loss of Mitochondrial Content During Mechanical Unloading-Induced Cardiac Atrophy
David Zhang   Role of Adiponectin in autophagy and PathologicalCariac Hypertrophy
Leila Zuo John Minna Combining SMAC Mimetic Targeted Therapy with Gefitinib or Doxorubicin Demonstrates Dramatic Differences in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Drug Response Phenotypes
Benjamin Martin Vineeta Mittal & Glenn Flores Do Family-Centered Rounds (FCRs) Improve Parent Satisfaction, Communication, Co-ordination of Care, Patient Safety, Outcomes, Hand-Offs, and Trainees Education? A Qualitative Study of Parents of Hospitalized Children
Tien-Chun Chen Joseph Hill FoxO transcription factors contribute to cardiomyopathy and insulin resistance in obese and diabetic mice
Sarah Lee Tamra Slone & George Buchanan Clinical Research: Complications of Ports in the Treatment of Pedaitric Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
Nafisseh Sirjani Don Rockey Chronic Kidney Disease and Cirrhosis in Admitted Patients
Kathryn Bowman Selorm Adzaku, Mary Enama, Mario Roederer, Robert Bailer, Barney Graham, Joseph Casazza, and Richard Koup Boosting of HIV-specific responses using therapeutic vaccination in HIV-infected individuals on HAART
Aaron Gingrich Denise Nardelli-Haefliger   Immunotherapy of Cervical Cancer in a Mouse Model: Recombinant Salmonella vaccine strains expressing HPV16  oncogenes as intravaginal immunostimulants and purification of lymphocyte-depleting antibodies to investigate immune mechanisms
Thai Bui Dwight Cavanagh & Danielle Robertson Compliance, perception and awareness of risk in an established contact lens wearing population
Matthew Warner Ramon Diaz-Arrastia Post-Traumatic Cerebral Atrophy: Relationship with Diffusion Tensor Imaging Measures of Traumatic Axonal Injury
David Wu Ramon Diaz-Arrastia Resting State Functional Connectivity is Disrupted after Traumatic Axonal Injury (TAI)
Megan Wachsmann Ellen Vitetta  Dual Targeting of angiogenesis and tumor cells in a xenograft model of human pancreatic cancer
Brian Carroll Tracy Wright Traditional Risk Factors for Premature Atherosclerosis are Prevalent in Pediatric Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
Doan Dao William Lee Genotype G. Hepatitis B Virus(HBV) and Advanced Liver Fibrosis in HIV/HBV Co-Infected Patients
Quy Nguyen Peter Szmuk Use of Vein Viewer for insertion of peripheral venous cannula in pediatric patients with difficult intravenous access 
Ankit Garg Joseph Hill
Analysis of Posttranscriptional Regulation of FOXO1 Expression by MicroRNA
Alberto Diaz de Leo Christine Garcia Clinical Spectrum of Disease Associated with Telomerase (TERT) Mutations