Research Day 2020

While the COVID-19 pandemic may have disrupted our usual in-person Research showcase, our first Virtual Research Day saw submissions from throughout the hospital, from residents of all PGY levels. Below are the top 10 project submissions selected for presentation during the research day event.

Table of Contents:

First Place Research Project:

Hsieh - VerticalFlowPoster.pdf

Implementation of a Vertical Split Flow Model for Patient Throughput at a Community Hospital Emergency Department

Presenting Author: Dr. Alex Hsieh
Collaborating Authors: Dr. Alex Arena, MD; Dr. Anthony Oraha, MD

Congratulations to Drs. Hsieh, Arena, and Oraha on their first prize submission! This study evaluated the impact on ED length of stay and throughput with the implementation of a lower acuity "vertical" area in the department. Excellent work!

Runner Up Research Project: First Place Case Report:

Reznicek - US Appendicitis Meta Analysis.pdf

Diagnosis of Adult Appendicitis by Emergency Medicine Providers with Ultrasound

Presenting Author: Dr. Ethan Reznicek, MD
Collaborating Authors: Dr. Alex Arena, MD; Dr. Melanie Koppula, MD; Dr. Adrian Cotarelo, MD, MHS

Weiner - BRASH Poster for St. John's Research Day.pdf

BRASH Syndrome: Case Report

Presenting Author: Dr. Brian Weiner, MD, Chief Resident

Other Selected Presentations:

Bishop - Renal Infarct Case.pdf

Acute Renal Infarction:
Case Report

Presenting Author: Dr. John Bishop, MD

Green - Bactrim Case.pdf

Acute Liver Injury after TMP/SMX Treatment:
Case Report

Presenting Author: Dr. Maria Green, DO
Collaborating Author: Dr. Martin Sayegh, DO

Hoda - SIC.pdf

Slack Intern Curriculum: Clinical Knowledge and Perceived Preparedness for Residency During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Presenting Author: Dr. Saira Hoda, MD
Collaborating Authors: Dr. Adrian Cotarelo, MD, MHS; Dr. Mary McLean, MD; Dr. Elizabeth So, MD, Dr. Thomas Huls, MD

Kandinov - Utility of IgM, IgG antibody testing in SARS-CoV-2.pptx.pdf

Utility of IgM, IgG Antibody Testing in SARS-CoV-2

Presenting Authors: Dr. Melanie Krongold, MD; Dr. Iosif Kandinov, DO

Guidry - COVID Response SJR 2020.pdf

Community Hospital Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic in Westchester County

Presenting Author: Dr. Kayla Guidry, DO, Chief Resident
Collaborating Authors: Dr. Nishad Rahman, MD; Dr. David Liu, MD; Dr. Elizabeth Danielle Brinning, MD; Dr. Nigunyi Sandra Leke-Tambo, MD

Ramm - FG.pdf

Confirmation of Fournier's Gangrene in a Hemodynamically Unstable Patient using POCUS: Case Report

Presenting Author: Dr. Lauren Ramm, MD

So - Slack 2019 Data.pdf

Slack Intern Curriculum: Clinical Knowledge and Perceived Preparedness for Residency, an ACGME Milstone-Based Study

Presenting Author: Dr. Elizabeth So, MD
Collaborating Authors: Dr. Adrian Cotarelo, MD, MHS; Dr. Mary McLean, MD; Dr. Thomas Huls, MD