Research

Abstract case presentation posters, research and articles are submitted to academic medical conferences throughout the year.

2017 Graduates

Jasleen Minhas

Publications:

  • Ventricular Geometry From Non-contrast Non-ECG-gated CT Scans: An Imaging Marker of Cardiopulmonary Disease in Smokers – Journal of Academic Radiology
  • Arterial and Venous Pulmonary Vascular Morphology and Their Relationship to Findings in Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Smokers. – Journal of Computer assisted tomography
  • Enrichment of selective miRNAs in exosomes and delivery of exosomal miRNAs in vitro and in vivo. – American Journal of physiology / Lung cell molecular physiology
  • Extracellular Vesicles Facilitate the Intercellular Communications in the Pathogenesis of Lung Injury. – Journal of Cell division biology

Posters:

  • American Thoracic Society 2016 - The Geometry of The Right Ventricle From CT scans As a predictor OF Pulmonary Vascular Disease in Smokers in the COPD Gene Study.
  • American Thoracic Society 2016 - Automatic Segmentation Of The Heart With A Statistical Shape Model And Tissue Characteristics In CT Scans From The COPDgene Study.
  • American Thoracic Society 2017 - CT Measures of Arterial and Venous Geometry in Pre- and Post Capillary Pulmonary Hypertension.
  • CHEST 2016 - Changes in Intraparenchymal Arterial and Venous Distribution Quantified from CT Scans in PH with elevated wedge pressure.
  • CHEST 2016 - Changes in Intraparenchymal Arterial and Venous Blood Distribution Quantified from CT Scans in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension.

  • AMA 2015 : From Wasp Sting to Cerebral Infarction: A rare complication of Bee Sting Anaphylaxis.

Talks:

  • CHEST 2017 -Changes in Intraprarenchymal Small Vessel Density and its Relation to Echocardiographic Findings and Cardiac Biomarkers In Patients with Acute PE

QI / Other Projects

  • Pulmonary embolism Response Team at NSMC
  • Vancomycin Stewardship Program
  • Early discharges on Telemetry floor.
  • IPASS Handoffs at NSMC

Ramya Radhakrishnan

Posters :

  • Simultaneous Myasthenic Crisis and Stress Cardiomyopathy Critical Care Medicine Journal
  • CHEST 2016 - Changes in Intraparenchymal Arterial and Venous Distribution Quantified from CT Scans in PH with elevated wedge pressure.
  • CHEST 2016 - Changes in Intraparenchymal Arterial and Venous Blood Distribution Quantified from CT Scans in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension.
  • American Thoracic Society 2017 : Asthma improves, tachypnea continues – is albuterol the culprit

Caitlin Waters

  • American Medical Society for Sports Medicine : Pulling the trigger with a loaded differential – persistent knee pain in a marathon runner
  • Society of General Internal Medicine:

Sonaina Imtiaz

Posters : Society of General Internal Medicine – Acute pancreatitis as presentation of TTP

QI / Other Projects : Sepsis task force NSMC

Darci Finnochiaro:

QI project :

  • Antibiotic stewardship program at NSMC to prevent C – diff infections.
  • Safety and outcomes of penicillin allergy testing at a community hospital.

Ian Gross

Poster : Kounis syndrome “From Sting to STEMI”

QI project : High value CHF care and reduction of CHF related re-admissions

Completed COE Health Care Policy Course