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Oral Presentation

The oral presentation was held on August 1, 2018.

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Photos

Three photos showing winners of 2018 IMPRS Research Scholarship Poster Sessions

Oral Presenters

Student’s First Name Student’s Last Name PROJECT TITLE Mentor
Maaz Arif Inhibition of IRS-1 Alters Retinal Circadian Clock Ashay Bhatwadekar, PhD
Department of Ophthalmology
Indiana University School of Medicine
Whitney Phillips Outcome of Pediatric Emergency Point-of-Care Ultrasound (POCUS) for Management of Skin and Soft Tissue Infection Prior to Ultrasound Program Implementation Benjamin Nti, MD, MSc
Department of Emergency Medicine
Indiana University School of Medicine
Cutter Koehler Impact of Hepatic Stellate Cells in Scaffold-Free 3D-Bioprinting of the Liver Model Burcin Ekser, MD
Department of Surgery
Indiana University School of Medicine
Emily Hentz Assessing lead exposure sources at the property scale in Indianapolis Gabriel Filippelli, PhD
Department of Earth Sciences and Center for Urban Health
Indiana University–Purdue University Indianapolis
Monica Cheng A Clinically Suitable Approach to Whole-Body Imaging for Quantification of Regional Perfusion: Validation of Positron Emission Tomography (PET) with 62Cu-ETS and Image- based Tracer Kinetic Modeling Gary Hutchins, PhD
Department of Radiology and Imaging Sciences
Indiana University School of Medicine
Katlyn Sawyer Utilizing Citizen Science to Reverse the Current Lead Testing Paradigm: Development of a Scalable, Low-cost Home Lead Test Kit Heidi Beidinger, PhD, MPH
Department of Biological Sciences
University of Notre Dame
Andrew Shearn Pneumonia in Indiana nursing homes: a retrospective case series Jennifer Carnahan, MD, MPH
Regenstrief Institute, Inc.
Indiana University School of Medicine Indiana University Center for Aging Research
Blake Simon Modulation of Myocardial Oxygen Delivery in Response to Isovolemic Hemodilution Johnathan D. Tune, PhD
Department of Cellular and Integrative Physiology
Indiana University School of Medicine
Samuel Luebbe Cardiovascular Effects of Sodium Glucose Cotransporter-2 (SGLT-2) Inhibition in the Setting of Ischemia/Reperfusion Injury Johnathan D. Tune, PhD
Department of Cellular and Integrative Physiology
Indiana University School of Medicine
Colette Ciresi Assessing generalizability of a new-onset type 1 diabetes Biobank Linda DiMeglio, MA, MD, MPH
Divisions of Pediatrics and Adult Endocrinology
Center for Diabetes and Metabolic Diseases
Indiana University School of Medicine
Kalina Misiolek Understanding the Algebraic and Logical Structure of Speech Perception; Effect of Signal-Dependent Noise on Phase Synchrony Pattern Robert M. Worth, PhD* and
Leonid L. Rubchinsky, PhD^
*Department of Neurological Surgery
^Department of Mathematical Sciences
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
IUSM-Stark Neurosciences Research Institute
Jonathan Wheeler Gabapentin Targeting and Bone Mineralization Defects: Proposed mechanism for increased fracture risk in patients taking GBP-class anti-epileptic drugs Kenneth White, PhD
Department of Medical and Molecular Genetics
Indiana University School of Medicine
Brandon Francis Assessing Student Engagement and Higher Order Skill Proficiency During the First and Second Year of Medical School – A Comparison Between the Legacy and Recently Reformed Active Learning Curricula Mari Hopper, PhD
Department of Cellular and Integrative Physiology
Indiana University School of Medicine
Alexander Peters Minimally Invasive, Non-Terminal In Vivo Muscle Testing of a Porcine Tibia Fracture Model Melissa Kacena, PhD
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Indiana University School of Medicine
David Muschi Disease Severity in Non-alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) Patients with No Prior Diagnosis of Cirrhosis – A Unique Insight Using Vibration-Controlled Transient Elastography (VCTE) Raj Vuppalanchi, MD
Department of Gastroenterology/Hepatology
Indiana University School of Medicine
Roshni Patel Combined inhibition of Bruton’s Tyrosine Kinase (BTK) and Phosphoinositide 3-kinase (PI3K) p110δ improves monocytosis and splenomegaly in a JMML Mouse Model Reuben Kapur, PhD
Herman B. Wells Center for Pediatric Research
Indiana University School of Medicine
Amit Nag Association of AHI and Other Patient Factors with Calvarial Thickness Rick F. Nelson, MD, PhD
Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery
Indiana University School of Medicine
Hannah Moore SILDENAFIL IS NOT PROTECTIVE TO THE BOWEL FOLLOWING INTESTINAL ISCHEMIA AND REPERFUSION INJURY Troy A. Markel, MD
Department of Surgery
Indiana University School of Medicine
Marissa Bruce Characterizing the Role of Orbitofrontal Cortex in Social Memory William A. Truitt, PhD
Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology Stark Neurosciences Research Institute
Indiana University School of Medicine
Stephan Hu Validating a Novel Technique for Identifying Genomic Regulators Yunlong Liu, PhD
Department of Medical and Molecular Genetics
Indiana University School of Medicine

Results

Below is a list of winners from the Research Presentation Symposium that took place on August 1.

Tie-1st Place Award Marissa Bruce Buckner Family Scholarship
Tie-1st Place Award Cutter Koehler Claude Smith Black, M.D., Award for Outstanding Work in Research
3rd Place Award Roshni Patel William H. and Fern L. Hardiman Scholarship
4th Place Award Jonathan Wheeler Hazel and Tommy Thompson Cardiac Research Scholarship
5th Place Award Emily Hentz Marvella Bayh Memorial Scholarship
6th Place Award Samuel Luebbe Hazel and Tommy Thompson Cardiac Research Scholarship
Tie-7th Place Award Maaz Arif Hazel and Tommy Thompson Cardiac Research Scholarship
Tie-7th Place Award Amit Nag General Excellence Award
9th ​ Place Award Blake Simon Hazel and Tommy Thompson Cardiac Research Scholarship
10th Place Award Whitney Phillips Buckner Family Scholarship
11th Place Award Stephan Hu General Excellence Award
12th Place Award Monica Cheng Marvella Bayh Memorial Scholarship