2022 Resident Research

Neysi Anderson & Yan (Ann) Xing

What’s Up with Clot: Venous Thromboembolism Prophylaxis Stewardship Audit

Francesca Cazzulino

Association of Mental Health Disorders with Heart Failure Outcomes and the Impact of Substance Abuse

Catherine Cichon

Life By PowerPoint: Visual Presentations in Medicine and Their Effect on Learning and Memory

Taylor Desmarais

Etiology of Pulmonary Hypertension in Multiple Myeloma: A Case Series

Gourisree Dharmavaram

Association of Fried’s Frailty Score and Sarcopenia with Outcomes after Heart Transplantation

Kendal Flegenheimer

Prevalence of Hypopituitarism and Associated Symptoms in San Diego Veterans with Traumatic Brain Injury

My First Inpatient Admission: A Clinical Experience for Second-Year Medical Students

Edward Hill

Impact of Comorbid Psychiatric Disorders on Healthcare Utilization in Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease: A Nationally Representative Cohort Study

Allison Ibarra

Dysphagia and Ineffective Esophageal Motility are Potential Risk Factors of Symptoms Following Bariatric Surgery

Michael Jew

Fecal Diversion for Management of Crohn’s Disease: a Meta-Analysis

Thejas Kamath

Taking Aim at the Shotgun Approach: Tiered vs. Non-tiered Evaluation of Inpatients with Acute Liver Injury

Michelle Keyser

Outcomes of Norovirus Treatment in Pediatric Kidney Transplantation

Soumya Kurnool

Impact of Educational Handout on Resident Confidence in Treatment of Patients with Reported Penicillin Allergies

Melissa Le Roux

Effect of Glucagon Receptor Antagonism on Ketogenesis in SGLT2-Treated Subjects with Type I Diabetes

Aaron Lee

Physicians as “Patients”: Use of Immersive Simulated Patient Experiences to Foster Physician Empathy and Compassion

Steven Ma

Oral Microbiome Diversity Between Patients with Normal Versus Elevated Salivary Pepsin Levels and Its Implication in Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

Salivary Pepsin as a Diagnostic Tool for Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease: Determining the Optimal Collection Protocol

Denise Mai

Tradeoffs of Extending Surveillance Intervals for Patients with Low Risk Adenomas: What Might Be Missed?

James Miller

Global Longitudinal Strain Predicts Cardiovascular Events and Future Deterioration in Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction in Patients with Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction

Chetna Pathak

Selective Dysfunction of Crural Diaphragm in Chronic Restrictive Lung Disease: Rationale for Gastroesophageal Reflux

Severity of COVID-19 in Patients on Biologics for Allergic Disease: A Retrospective Study of Two Tertiary Healthcare Systems

Janna Raphelson

Obesity Hypoventilation Syndrome and Post-Surgical Outcomes in a Bariatric Surgery Cohort

Anatomy for Internists: Teaching Clinically Relevant Anatomy Through Interactive Didactics

Erin Roberts

How to Present So Your Attending Will Listen: A Pilot Curriculum for Third-Year Medical Student SOAP Note Presentations

Arianna Rodriguez

Awareness and Utilization of Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis and HIV Prevention Services Among Transgender and Non-Binary Adolescent and Young Adults

Jacob Rozich

Comparative Effectiveness and Safety of Biologic Therapy in Older Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

Revathy Sampath-Kumar

Effectiveness of Cardiology Podcast for Medical Resident Education

Kuangda (Kenneth) Shan

Prevalence of Hepatic Steatosis and Fibrosis in First-Degree Relatives of Hispanic Americans with Hepatocellular Carcinoma

Kevin Sung

Noninvasive ECG Computational Simulation Mapping for Sudden Cardiac Death Risk Stratification

Alexandra Sykes

Association of Breast Arterial Calcification and Coronary Artery Calcification in Women without Known Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease

Podcast for the People: Second Opinion

Alexander Tong

Undergraduate Medical Education in the COVID Era: Lessons from Online Lecture Delivery

Kelly Torosian

Social Determinants of Health and Biochemical Alcohol Relapse in Alcohol-Associated Liver Disease

Mehul Trivedi

Cold Snare Polypectomy Is Safer and as Effective as Hot Snare Polypectomy for the Resection of Sporadic Non-Ampullary Duodenal Adenomas

Preethi Venkat

Impact of Recurrent Hospitalization for Clostridioides difficile on Longitudinal Outcomes in Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Diseases

Edward Wang

Language Barriers to Care Among Patients with Cardiovascular Disease: A Mixed-Methods Study

Benjamin Yang

Results of Implementation of Prospective EMR-based Registry for Surveillance of Anthracycline-Induced Cardiomyopathy

Allison Yip

Primary Care Provider Knowledge and Comfort in Prescribing Gender-Affirming Hormone Therapy to Transgender and Non-Binary Patients