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American Federation for Medical Research
2020 Program
Thursday, April 16, 2020
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Equity & Minority Health Research Mini Symposium
Washington 2
As part of TS2020 - Separate Registration Required

Friday, April 17, 2020
EASTERN REGIONAL MEETING
Marriott Ballroom Salon 3
7:00 AM - 8:30 AM
CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST
7:15 AM - 7:30 AM
AFMR INTRODUCTION AND WELCOME
Shireen Atabaki, MD, Children's National Medical Center, Washington, DC
Chair, AFMR Eastern Section Council
7:30 AM - 8:30 AM
ASK AFMR CAREER DEVELOPMENT WORKSHOP
Moderators: Amit K. Dey, MD
Oana A. Sandu, MD
Table 1:
A Conversation with the Editor
Richard W. McCallum, MD
Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Investigative Medicine
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, El Paso, TX
Table 2:
Career Development: Tips for Building an Academic Research Portfolio
Theo Trandafirescu, MD
Chair-Elect, AFMR Eastern Section Council
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Queens Hospital, Queens, NY


Leticia M. Ryan, MD
President, AFMR
John's Hopkins Children's Center, Baltimore, MD
Table 3:
Training the Next Generation of Medical Professionals
Host: Oana A. Sandu, MD

Envisioning a Next Generation Medical Education Curriculum for Physicians
Patrick Herron, D.Be.
Director of Clinical Skills Center and Bioethics Education
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY


Clinical Research We Would Like to Do but Can't
David Hoffmann, J.D.
Columbia University
College of Physicians and Surgeons, NY
Table 4:
A Career in Federal Government Research
Nehal N. Mehta, MD
Outstanding Investigator Award Winner
National Institutes of Health-NHLBI, Washington, DC
8:30 AM - 10:30 AM
SCIENTIFIC SESSION I
Moderators: Gulvahid Shaikh, MD
Peter H. Wiernik, MD
1.
Multidimensional Allostatic Load Score Independently Associates with Coronary Artery Disease Burden in Psoriasis
Mina Al Najafi1, Sundus S. Lateef1, Mariyam Batool1, Nina Prakash1, Domingo E. Uceda1, Khaled Abdelrahman1, Amit K. Dey1, Youssef Elnabawi1, Aarthi S. Reddy1, Mary Svirydava1, Navya Nanda1, Justin Rodante1, Andrew Keel1, Heather Teague1, Wunan Zhou1, Martin Playford1, Marcus Chen1, Tiffany Powell-Wiley1, Ahmed Tawakol2, Nehal N. Mehta1
1National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, MD 2Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
2.
Positive Remodeling Index is Associated with High-Sensitivity Troponin-T in Psoriasis in a Prospective Observational Cohort Study
Paula Anzenberg1, Domingo E. Uceda1, Harry Choi1, Sundus S. Lateef1, Khaled Abdelrahman1, Amit K. Dey1, Aarthi Reddy1, Parag Shukla1, Mariyam Batool1, Jenis E. Ortiz1, Colin Scott1, Mohammed D. Akbar1, Justin Rodante1, Andrew Keel1, Julie Erb-Alvarez1, Heather Teague1, Wunan Zhou1, Martin Playford1, Marcus Chen1, Alan Remaley1, Andrew J. Buckler2, Nehal N. Mehta1
1National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institute of Health, Bethesda, MD 2Elucid Bioimaging Inc., Wenham, MA
3.
A Regional Model of Direct to Consumer Telemedicine: Expanding Access to Pediatric Specialty Care
Shireen M. Atabaki1, 2, 3, Rachel Hatcliffe1, 2, Benjamin Parrish1, Nour Alkindi2, 1, Bereket K. Tewoldemedhin1, Bobbe Thomas1, Michelle Vergara1, Craig Sable1, 2
1Children's National Hospital, Washington, DC 2Pediatrics, The George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Washington, DC 3American Federation of Medical Research, Chicago, IL
4.
Epinephrine is Involved in the Pathophysiology of Hypoglycemia Associated Autonomic Failure (HAAF)
Eric Lontchi-Yimagou, Sandra Aleksic, Michelle Carey, Akankasha Goyal, Oana A. Sandu, Anjali Manavalan, Priyanka Mathias, Harry Shamoon, Meredith Hawkins
Endocrinology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY
5.
Fast Track Extubation in Patients with Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting (CABG) Surgery: Are We Doing More Harm Than Good?
Muhammad Arslan Cheema1, Khadija Cheema1, Ahamd Arslan1, Sadia Asghar2, Waqas Ullah1, Samra Asghar Cheema3, Asoka Balaratna1
1Internal Medicine, Abington Jefferson Health, Abington, PA 2Niazi Medical College, Sargodha, Pakistan. 3Fatima Jinnah Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
6.
Impact of CSF Meningitis/Encephalitis Panel on Hospitalization and Antibiotic Use for Febrile Infants 60 Days and Younger
Angelica DesPain1, Ryan Pearman1, Rana Hamdy2, Gia Badolato1, Joseph Campos3, Kristen Breslin1
1Emergency Medicine, Children's National Hospital, Washington, DC 2Infectious Disease, Children's National Hospital, Washington, DC 3Laboratory Medicine, Children's National Hospital, Washington, DC
7.
The Race in Diagnosis and Management of Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis
Sneha Patel1, Ayesha Bibi1, Anna Broder1, Inessa Gendlina2, Irina Murakhovskaya3, Manish Ramesh4, Yevgeniy Balagula5, Anand Kumthekar1
1Rheumatology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Hospital, New York, NY 2Infectious Disease, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 3Hematology, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 4Allergy and Immunology, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY 5Dermatology, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY
8.
Association Between Visceral Adipose Tissue Volume and Coronary Artery Burden Over Time in Psoriasis.
Aarthi S. Reddy1, Amit K. Dey1, Aditya Goyal1, Joshua P. Rivers1, Justin Rodante1, Andrew Keel1, Khaled Abdelrahman1, Domingo E. Uceda1, Youssef Elnabawi1, Milena Aksentijevich1, Nina Prakash1, Martin Playford1, Marcus Chen1, David Bluemke2, Tiffany Powell-Wiley1, Nehal N. Mehta1
1Heart, Lung and Blood Instititute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD 2University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
9.
Factors Associated with Perception of Life Expectancy in Assault-Injured Urban Youth
Tyler Lennon1, Tina Cheng1, Sarah Lindstrom Johnson4, Vanya Jones2, Joel Fein3, Leticia Ryan1
1Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 2Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 3Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA 4Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
10.
Nilotinib as an Innovative Treatment for Alzheimer's Disease: A Cell Culture Evaluation
Dalia Muhieddine1, 2, Heather A. Renna2, Lora J. Kasselman2, Aaron Pinkhasov2, Irving Gomolin2, Joshua DeLeon2, Allison B. Reiss2
1Biomedical Research, NYITCOM, Brooklyn, NY 2Medicine, NYU Winthrop Hospital, Mineola, NY
11.
Factors Associated with Successful Mentor Matching in an Intervention Study of Youth Violence
Tyler Lennon1, Tina Cheng1, Sarah Lindstrom Johnson2, Vanya Jones3, Joel Fein4, Leticia Ryan1
1Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 2Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ 3Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 4Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA
12.
Psoriasis and Treatment with Statins: A Descriptive Analysis in an Ongoing Cohort Study
Colin W. Scott1, Khaled Abdelrahman1, Milena Aksentijevich1, Aarthi S. Reddy1, Sundus S. Lateef1, Amit K. Dey1, Domingo E. Uceda1, Rylee Patrole1, Jenis E. Ortiz1, Justin Rodante1, Youssef Elnabawi1, Heather Teague1, Martin Playford1, Marcus Chen1, David Bluemke2, Nehal N. Mehta1
1Cardiovascular Branch, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, Bethesda, MD 2Department of Radiology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, Madison, WI
10:30 AM - 10:45 AM
COFFEE BREAK
10:45 AM - 11:45 AM
KEYNOTE LECTURE
Equity & Minority Health Research
Joseph L. Wright, MD
University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD
11:45 AM - 12:00 PM
Break For Lunch
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
PLENARY LUNCH SYMPOSIUM:
Utilizing Technology to Advance Medical Research: Informatics & AI


Alejandro Lopez-Magallon, MD
Children's National Medical Center, Washington, DC

Ricardo Munoz, MD
Children's National Medical Center, Washington, DC

Wendy Nilsen, PhD
National Science Foundation, Washington, DC
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
SCIENTIFIC SESSION II: TOP ABSTRACTS
Moderators: Shireen Atabaki, MD, Chair, AFMR Eastern Section Council
Theo Trandafirescu, MD, Chair-elect, AFMR Eastern Section Council
13*.
Relationship Between Body Mass Index, Psoriasis Severity, and Coronary Artery Burden in Psoriasis Over Time
Khaled Abdelrahman, Aarthi Reddy, Sundus S. Lateef, Domingo E. Uceda, Amit K. Dey, Youssef Elnabawi, Justin Rodante, Mohammed D. Akbar, Parag Shukla, Andrew Keel, Wunan Zhou, Heather Teague, Martin Playford, Marcus Chen, Nehal N. Mehta
National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
14*.
Differential Effects of IFN-λ and IFN-γ in the Human Infant Airway Epithelium
Karima Abutaleb1, Kyle Salka1, Maria Arroyo2, Elizabeth Chorvinsky1, Xilei Xu Chen2, Jered Weinstock2, Geovanny Perez4, Maria J. Gutierrez3, Dinesh Pillai2, Susana Gaviria1, Gustavo Nino2
1Center for Genetic Medicine Research, Children's National Hospital, Oakton, VA 2Children's National Hospital, DC, DC 3Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 4University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY
15*.
Resveratrol Modulates Neuro-lupus in an Atherosclerosis-Prone Lupus Murine Model
Saba Ahmed, Heather A. Renna, Kiana Cruz, Steven E. Carsons, Joshua DeLeon, Allison B. Reiss, Lora J. Kasselman
Biomedial Research, NYU Winthrop Hospital, Middletown, NY
16*.
Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis: Lung Epithelial Cell Pro-fibrotic Changes Mitigated by Astaxanthin
Priya Agarwala, Heather A. Renna, Peter Spiegler, Lora J. Kasselman, Daniel S. Glass, Allison B. Reiss
Medicine, NYU Winthrop Hospital, Mineola, NY
17*.
Cholesterol Deficiency as a Mechanism for Autism: A Valproic Acid Model
Jennifer Behbodikhah1, 2, Heather A. Renna2, Morgan R. Peltier2, Lora J. Kasselman2, Aaron Pinkhasov2, Yuko Arita2, Thomas Wisniewski3, Joshua DeLeon2, Allison B. Reiss2
1NYITCOM, Plainview, NY 2Medicine, NYU Winthrop Hospital, Mineola, NY 3Neurology, NYU School of Medicine, New York, NY
18*.
Changes in Cytokine Profile with Prostate Cancer Treatments: A Potential Tool for Determining Prognosis and Designing Optimal Synergistic Therapy
David J. Grossfeld1, Allison B. Reiss1, Lora J. Kasselman1, Heather A. Renna1, Aaron E. Katz1
1Medicine, NYU Winthrop Hospital, Mineola, NY
19*°.
Beta-Lactam Exposure is Associated with Recovery of Microbial Diversity in the CF Airway
Andrea Hahn1, Aszia Burrell1, Hollis Chaney1, Iman Sami1, Anastassios C. Koumbourlis1, Robert Freishtat1, Edith Zemanick2, Keith Crandall3
1Children's National Hospital, Washington, DC 2University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Aurora, CO 3Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, George Washington University, Washington, DC
20*.
Leukocytosis and Hyperglycemia as Additional Indicators of Intracranial Injury in Pediatric Trauma Patients
Margo Peyton, Theodore Kouo, Jennifer Scott, Thuy Ngo
Johns Hopkins, Baltimore, MD
21*.
Socioeconomic Factors and Outcomes from Exercise-Related Sudden Cardiac Arrest in High School Student-Athletes
Jared Schattenkerk3, Kristen Kucera2, Jonathan Drezner1
1University of Washington, Seattle, WA 2University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 3University of Rochester, Rochester, NY
22+.
Administering or Withholding Antihypertensives on the Day of Elective Surgery; A Double-edged Sword
Muhammad Arslan Cheema1, Khadija Cheema1, Waqas Ullah1, Sadia Asghar2, Samra Asghar Cheema3, Asoka Balaratna1
1Internal Medicine, Abington Jefferson Health, Abington, PA 2Niazi Medical College, Sargodha, Pakistan. 3Fatima Jinnah Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
23+.
Frequency of Opioid Prescription Filling After Discharge from the Pediatric Emergency Department
Michael Hrdy, Joanna Cohen, Gia Badolato, Monika Goyal
Children's National Medical Center, Washington, DC
3:00 PM - 3:15 PM
BREAK
3:15 PM - 4:15 PM
SCIENTIFIC SESSION III: MODERATED E-POSTERS
Moderator: Eric Lonteni-Yimagoo, PhD, MPH
MP1.
Gene Expression Profile of Pulmonary Macrophages is Altered Following Resection of the Primary Tumor in an Osteosarcoma Model
Brandon Blank, Michelle Kallis, Bettie Steinberg
Zucker School Of Medicine, Manhasset, NY
MP2.
Viral Respiratory Infections in Severely Premature Infants: Is It Appropriate to Call it Viral Bronchiolitis?
Jered Weinstock, Maria Arroyo, Kyle Salka, Elizabeth Chorvinsky, Karima Abutaleb, Xilei XuChen, Geovanny Perez, Maria J. Gutierrez, Dinesh Pillai, Susana Gaviria, Gustavo Nino
Pediatric Pulmonology, Children's National Hospital, Washington, DC
MP3.
EVALI: On The Rise
Nishanth Thalambedu1, Shujaul Haq1, Abdallah El-Habr2
1Internal Medicine, Abington Jefferson Health, Abington, PA 2Pulmonary and Critical Care, Abington Jefferson Health, Abington, PA
MP4.
Biomarker identification in Triple Negative Breast Cancer (TNBC) Patients
Kabhilan Mohan2, Andrew Shih2, Anthony Liew2, Houman Khalili2, Gwyneth Sultan2, Iuliana Shapira1, Annette Lee2
1SUNY Downstate Medical Center, Syosset, NY 2Cell Biology, Feinstein Institute for Medical Reasearch, Manhasset, NY
MP5.
Case of a Pediatric Spinal Dorsal Dermal Sinus Tract with Spinal Abscess and Recurrent Meningitis
Amy Painter, Fatma Levent, Kaveh Asadi-Moghaddam, Sandra Vaz
Pediatrics, Adventhealth for Children, Orlando, FL
MP6.
Tracheal Diverticulum: Diagnosis, Implications, and Treatment Options
Anastasia Novikov1, Salim Yaghi1, Alaa Eldin Osman1, Tracey G. O'Brien1, Mariam Agladze1, Theo D. Trandafirescu2
1Internal Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Queens Hospital Center, Jamaica, NY 2Pulmonary/Critical care, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Queens Hospital, Jamaica, NY
MP7.
The Incidence of Acute Kidney Injury in Patients Undergoing Right Heart Catheterization
Annette Min1, Ali Dahhan1, 2, Mohamad Kabach1, 2, Robert Perera2, Ion S. Jovin1, 2
1Hunter Holmes McGuire VA Medical Center, Richmond, VA 2Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
MP8.
Detection of Bacterial Extracellular Vesicles in Blood from Healthy Humans
Kylie Krohmaly1, 2, Claire Hoptay1, Andrea Hahn1, 2, Robert Freishtat1, 2
1Children's National Hospital, Washington, DC 2The George Washington University, Washington, DC
MP9.
Bringing Bactrim to the Front Line for Toxoplasmosis Therapy
James Kang, Shiva Arjun, Tabassum Yasmin
Internal Medicine, Nassau University Medical Ceneter, Bayside, NY
MP10.
High Thymic Stromal Lymphopoietin Bronchoalveolar Lavage Levels are Linked to Disease Severity in a Subset of Children with Severe Asthma
Elizabeth Chorvinsky1, Gustavo Nino1, Milena Villamil-Osorio2, Sonia M. Restrepo-Gualteros3, Josephina ZakZuk4, Oscar Ramirez-Camacho2, Kyle Salka1, Zhour Barnawi1, Samira Naime1, James H. Jackson1, Dinesh Pillai1
1Research, Children's National Hospital, Washington, DC 2Hospital De La Misericordia, Bogota, Colombia. 3Fundacion Santafe, Bogota, Colombia. 4University of Cartagena, Cartagena de Indias, Colombia
MP11.
Magnesium Supplementation and Risk of Diabetes Mellitus and Heart Failure
Yan Cheng1, 2, Jiayu Tan1, Ali Ahmed2, Helen Sheriff2, Becky Costello3, Marc Blackman2, Qing Zeng-Treitler1, 2
1George Washington University, Washington, DC 2Washington DC VA Medical Center, Washington, DC 3National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD
MP12.
The Differential Expression of Micro Ribonucleic Acid of Various Stages of Ductal and Lobar Neoplasms
Zhongning Chen, Yadav Pandey, Emily Sander
Internal Medicine, University of Arkansas, Little Rock, AR
MP13.
An Uncommon Etiology of Septic Shock in a Term Infant
Carlos A. Carmona, Sarah Marsicek, Alberto Marante, Matthew Goldstein, Fatma Levent
Pediatrics, Advent Health For Children, Orlando, FL
MP14.
A Case of Purulent Pericarditis in a 13 Month Old
Rachael Batabyal1, 2, Kayla Authelet2, Shireen M. Atabaki1, 2
1Children's National Hospital, Washington, DC 2SMHS, The George Washington University, Washington, DC
MP15.
Multiple Sclerosis: Mycotoxic Leukoencephalopathy
Gary J. Ordog1,2, Theadora V. Ordog3
1Medicine, UBC, Maple Ridge, BC, Canada, 2Department of Health Services -retired, County of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, United States, 3Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, United States.
4:15 PM - 4:30 PM
AWARD PRESENTATIONS
Henry Christian Awards, Scholar Awards, Moderated Poster Award, Junior Physician Investigator Award, Outstanding Investigator Award

Theo Trandafirescu, MD, Mount Sinai Scholl of Medicine, Queens Hospital, Bayside, NY
Chair-Elect, AFMR Eastern Section Council
4:30 PM
ADJOURN

Display Posters
P1.
Rate of Troponin Rise as a Prognostic Tool in Non-ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction
Hassan Abbas2, 1, Muhammad Arslan Cheema2, Sohaib Roomi2
1Rochester General Hospital, Webster, NY 2Internal Medicine, Abington Hospital - Jefferson Health, Abington, PA
P2.
PCOR Opportunities and Challenges with ADAPTABLE Study at Montefiore Site
Mohammad Aldabagh1, Oana A Sandu A1, Giselle Alvarado1, Jorge Kizer1,2, Ythan Goldberg1
1Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY, United States, 2UCSF-VA, San Francisco, CA, United States.
P4.
ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction During the Night Shift: Is it a Bad Omen for the Patient?
Muhammad Arslan Cheema1, Khadija Cheema1, Waqas Ullah1, Sadia Asghar2, Samra Asghar Cheema3, Asoka Balaratna1
1Internal Medicine, Abington Jefferson Health, Abington, PA 2Niazi Medical College, Sargodha, Pakistan. 3Fatima Jinnah Medical University, Lahore, Pakistan
P5.
Takotsubo Mimicker
Skarlet W. Patino Velasquez, Pedro Vargas Otero, Katherine Soto
Cardiology, University of Puerto Rico, San Juan, PR
P6.
A Challenging Case of Epicardial Coronary Artery Obstruction in Acute Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura
Wen Qian Zheng1, Evan Joye2, Samuel Fordyce3, Moses Syldort3, Joshua Schulman-Marcus2
1Internal Medicine, Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY 2Cardiology, Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY 3Albany Medical College, Albany, NY
P7.
Detection of Cardiac Sequalae of Fabry Disease with Pulse-Cancellation Echocardiography
Wen Qian Zheng1, Evan Joye2, Mikhail Torosoff2
1Internal Medicine, Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY 2Cardiology, Albany Medical Center, Albany, NY
P8.
The Relationship between Physician Burnout and Patients' Perception of Bedside Time Spent by Physicians
Shannon Leung1, Mukta Panda2, Georgia McIntosh1, Nargiza Kurbanova1, Anna-Carson Rimer Uhelski3, Muhammad Mubbashir Sheikh2, Rehan Qayyum1
1Internal Medicine, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, VA 2Internal Medicine, University of Tennessee, Chattanooga, TN 3Internal Medicine, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN
P9.
Acute Gastric Dilatation as a Complication of Diabetic Ketoacidosis
Mohanad Elfishawi, Yousef Hammudeh, Syedmohammed Pourshahid, Mohamed Barakat, Saphwat Eskaros, Theo Trandafirescu
Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, NYC HH/ Queens, Nyc, NY
P10.
Acute Onset of Rhabdomyolysis and Pancreatitis in a Complicated Case of Diabetic Ketoacidosis and Hyperglycemic Hyperosmolar State
Mohanad Elfishawi, Muhammad Umair, Adriana Abrudescu, Theo Trandafirescu
Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, NYC HH/ Queens, NYC, NY
P11.
Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome as the Initial Presentation of Sjogren's Syndrome
Tracey G. O'Brien, Mariam Agladze, Anastasia Novikov, Salim Yaghi, Alaa Eldin Osman, Theo D. Trandafirescu
Internal Medicine, Queens Hospital Center, Glendale, NY
P12.
A Rare Case of Glomus Tumor on the Mucosal Surface of Lower Lip
Sara Naji Rad1, Rana Rafiei2, Samira Najirad3
1Department of Internal Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Elmhurst, NY 2Guilan University of Medical Sciences, Gilan, Iran (the Islamic Republic of). 3Ardabil University of Medical Sciences, Ardabil, Iran (the Islamic Republic of)
P13.
What are the Risk Factors and Incidence Rate for 30-day Readmission for DKA after Index Case of DKA?
Ron T. Varghese, Diana G. Jacob, Khaled R. Khasawneh, Roy Kamoga, Neal Mehta
Internal Medicine, White River Medical Center, Batesville, AR
P14.
A Rare Histologic Sub-Type of Mucinous Gastric Adenocarcinoma in Liver Transplant Patients
Mariam Agladze2, Anastasia Novikov2, Salim Yaghi2, Tracey G. O'Brien2, Alaa Eldin Osman2, Theo D. Trandafirescu3, Saphwat Eskaros1
1GI, Icahn SOM at Moun Sinai/Queens Hospital Center, NYC, NY 2Int. Medicine, Icahn SOM at Moun Sinai/Queens Hospital Center, New York City, NY 3Pulm&Critical Care, Icahn SOM at Mount Sinai/QHC, NYC, NY
P16.
Does Patient Location (Urban/Rural) Influence Risk Factors and Incidence Rate for 30-day Readmission for Sickle Cell Pain Crisis?
Diana G. Jacob, Ron T. Varghese, Ankitha Antony, Roy Kamoga, Khaled R. Khasawneh, Neal Mehta
Internal Medicine, White River Medical Center, Batesville, AR
P17.
A Case of Schmidt Syndrome
Demian J. Omeh, Santosh Kale, Chris Elsayad
Internal Medicine, Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, NY
P18.
A Case of Pasteurella Multocida Bacteremia from a Dog Scratch
Demian J. Omeh1, Sandra Gomez Paz1, Shadab Ahmed2
1Internal Medicine, Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, NY 2Infectious Diseases, Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, NY
P20.
Acceptability of HIV Testing for Adolescents and Young Adults by Delivery Model: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
Peter Leistikow1, Joseph S. Cervia1,2
1Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/Northwell, Levittown, NY, United States, 2HealthCare Partners IPA & MSO, Garden City, NY, United States
P21.
A Traveler's Tale: Dengue Fever in a Traveler
Nishanth Thalambedu, Yasir Khan
Internal Medicine, Abington Jefferson Health, Abington, PA
P22.
The Possible Role Of Reusable Pillows In Hospital Acquired Infections
Ben Yacht, Gwyneth Sultan, Anthony Liew, Annette Lee
Genetics, Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, Manhasset, NY
P23.
Hospice Utilization And Management of Patients With Advanced Gastrointestinal Cancer
Yasir Khan, Nishanth Thalambedu
Abington Hospital-Jefferson Health, Horsham, PA
P24.
Intensity of Direct Care Provided by ED Nurses and Physicians During a Mass Casualty Drill
Jessica Zurlo1, Joelle Simpson2, Kenneth McKinley2
1George Washington University, Washington, DC 2Emergency Medicine and Trauma Services, Section on Data Analytics, Children's National Medical Center, Washington, DC
P25.
Readmission Related Health Care Utilizatio nand Factors Associated with Hospital Readmission in Patients with Opioid Related Disorder: A US Population Cohort Study
Palakkumar Patel, Lakhbir Kaur, Pranavi Patel, Eric Lam, Jiten Desai, Chris Elsayad
Internal medicine, Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, NY
P26.
Readmission Related Health Care Utilization and Factors Associated with Hospital Readmission in Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: A US Population Cohort Study
Palakkumar Patel1 Lakhbir Kaur, Pranavi Patel, Eric Lam, Jiten Desai
Internal Medicine, Nassau University Medical Center, East Meadow, NY
P27.
Massive Pulmonary Embolism, Size Does Not Matter
Shujaul Haq1, Nishanth Thalambedu1, Shristi Khanal1, Rajeshkumar Patel2
1Internal Medicine, Abington Jefferson Health, Abington, PA 2Pulmonary and Critical Care, Abington Jefferson Health, Abington, PA
P28.
An Unusual Case of Histoplasmosis in an Immunocompromised Patient with Rapidly Progressing Lung Adenocarcinoma
Alaa Eldin Osman, Mariam Agladze, Anastasia Novikov, Tracey G. O'Brien, Salim Yaghi, Theo D. Trandafirescu
Intrnal Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Queens Hospital Canter, Staten Island, NY
P29.
Carcinoid Tumor with Post Obstructive Pneumonia: A Case Report
Salim Yaghi, Anastasia Novikov, Tracey G. O'Brien, Mariam Agladze, Alaa Eldin Osman, Theo D. Trandafirescu
Internal Medicine, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Queens Hospital Center Program, Jamaica, NY
P30.
P31.
Extrapulmonary Tuberculosis: An unusual case of Omental Tuberculosis with Venous thrombosis presenting as Peritoneal Carcinomatosis
Milana Zirkiyeva, Theo D. Trandafirescu
Internal Medicine, Queens Hospital Center, Jamaica, NY, United States.
P32.
Case of Spontaneous Pneumomediastinum in Interstitial Lung Disease due to Amyopathic Dermatomyositis
Milana Zirkiyeva, Arunakumari Penumadu
Internal Medicine, Queens Hospital Center, Jamaica, NY, United States.
P33.
A Pediatric Case of Bechet's Disease in a 14 Year Old Male : A Case Report
Carlene M. Samuel1, Nicholas Regas1, Robert Lowe2
1Pediatrics, University of Nevada Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV 2Pediatric Rheumatology, Kids Arthritis Care - Juvenile Arthritis & Rheumatology Care & Research Center, Las Vegas, NV
* Scholar
+ Henry Christian Award Winner
° Junior Physician Investigator Award Winner