2019 Poster Presentations


Poster Title

Ling Yin, PhD AAV-miRNA Vectors for the Potential Gene Therapy of Human Liver Cancer
Paul Hiers, MD The Unexpected Presentation of Hyperparathyroidism in a Patient with Acrodysostosis
Hanna (John) Tadros, MD Amino Acid-Level Signal-To-Noise Analysis of Rare Variants in the Troponin Complex Identifies “Hot Spots” Associated With Heart Failure, Early Presentation, and Sudden Death
Manuel Viamonte, MD Examining the spectrum brain injury patterns/imaging findings in neonatal hypoglycemia
Brittany Bruggeman, MD Effect of Substance Use on Type 1 Diabetes (T1D) Pancreas Histopathology
Eric Burton, BS Diabetes-related NLRP3 Inflammasome Triggers the Replication switch of a tumor virus
John Sousa, BS A Case Series of Enterobius vermicularis Appendicitis
Chengcheng Li, PhD A homozygous variant in ATP2A1 alters splicing pattern and leads to protein deficiency in a family with myotonic disorder
Arjun Mahendran, MD Single-center Experience with Fluoroscopy-free Ablation in Patients with Moderate and Severe Congenital Heart Disease
Holly Breeden, MD A Case of Suspected PPI-Induced Myopathy and Rhabdomyolysis in a 16-Year-Old Male
Ramsey Grace, BS Genetic risk score for type 1 diabetes is associated with autoantibody positivity according to disease duration in a cross-sectional cohort of patients from the southeastern United States
Aniruddh Setya, MD Liver transplant as a treatment modality for Inflammatory Myofibroblastic tumor
Timothy Stoddard, BS A 13-year-old with headache and forehead swelling
Naile Tufan Pekkucuksen, MD Atypical hemolytic uremic syndrome: an unusual presentation of sickle cell crisis in a child
Sai Sudha Mannemuddhu, MD Let’s learn about blood pressure- A resident and medical student teaching project
Christine Bruels, PhD In silico screening for potentially aberrant novel essential splice sites (PANESS) created by single nucleotide variants (SNVs) in the human genome
Nicole Brunner, MD Infant with a parapharyngeal abscess caused by salmonella: the risk of backyard chicken exposure
Erik Black, PhD, MPH Exploring Health Profession Students Self and Peer Teamwork Evaluations using Item Response Theory: An Application of a Unidimensional Rater Facets Model
Raechel Irons, MD (PGY3) Drain Placement for Pneumoperitoneum in Preterm Neonates: Are we misdiagnosing these babies?
Gai Ran, MS Ethanol detoxification and liver regeneration: a new connection in the regulation of aldehyde dehydrogenase 1a1 by Yes-associated protein   during hepatocyte damage
Mollie Huber, BS Live pancreas tissue slices as a platform for investigating the pathogenesis of T1D
R. Ezequiel Borgia, MD “A novel mutation of the NLRC4: expanding the phenotype of Inflammasomopathies”
Laura Cline, MS-4 Show your CARDS: A case report on the physiology and initial approach to levo-transposition of the great arteries with dextrocardia in newborn
Parvathi Nataraj, MD Comparing Head Ultrasounds and Brain MRIs for the Detection of Low-Grade Bleeds in Preterm Infants
Mughil Sriramvenugopal Mitochondrial Structural Defects and Structural Consequences in Barth Syndrome Patient-Derived Fibroblasts
Prashanth Shanmugham, MD Digenic Inheritance of Variants of Uncertain Significance in MYH7 and TNNT2 Genes Presenting as a Severe Phenotype of LVNC Cardiomyopathy in an Infant
Chelsea Zimmerman, MD Comprehensive follow up in a patient with Van Wyk Grumbach syndrome
Bedirhan Tarhan, MD T2-blackout effect on DWI as a sign of early bone infarct and sequestration in a patient with sickle cell disease
Robert Smith, MD Implementation of an In-Situ Simulation Curriculum to Increase Pediatric Resident Code Confidence
Jayakrishnan Nair, PT, PhD AAV-9 Bio-distribution with Different Routes of CNS Administration in Rodents
Ela Sajjadi, PT, MS Pulmonary Function and Respiratory Muscle Strength Evaluation: Does the Test Interface Matter?
Ryoko Kitada, MD, PhD Characterization of Transmembrane Protein 65 (TMEM65) Mechanisms of Action in an Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell – Cardiomyocyte (iPSC-CM) Model of Cardiac Hypertrophy
Grace Thompson, MS-3 Why Pediatric Patients Seek Healthcare at the Equal Access Clinic
Frank Holcomb, MHA(c) Identifying Improvement Opportunities Related to Pediatric Patient Portal Activation
Emma Powers, MS-1 Single Ventricle VAD Experience
Mohammed Ebraheem, MD BiVAD support as a bridge to recovery: Report of 2 cases
Laura Wilson, MD The Importance of Non-invasive Imaging in the Early Detection of Pulmonary Arterial Dissection in Patients with Pulmonary Hypertension
Leeana D. Peters, BS Interleukin-12 and Interleukin-18 Synergy Skews Immune Responses Away from Immunoregulation and towards Autoimmunity through Enhanced Cytotoxicity
Hua Yang, MD The potential role of surface-exposed tyrosine residues on AAV capsids in diminution of vector neutralization by human antibodies
Maya Schueller, MD Upper Limb Anomalies and Multiple Cardiac Septation Defects: Presentation of Holt-Oram Syndrome and its Relevance to Pediatric Providers
Malcolm Kates, BS/BA Conjunctival Pyogenic Granuloma: A Case Series of Two Pediatric Patients
Audrey L. Daugherty Quantitative SILAC Proteomic Profiling of proteins derived from fibroblasts of patients with XP (xeroderma pigmentosum), CS (Cockayne syndrome) and XP-CS (Xeroderma pigmentosum-Cockayne syndrome)
Sara Kim, MD Practice Based Assessment of Procalcitonin in Pediatrics
Himanshu Rambhai, BS AAV vectors and zinc: A possible role in gene therapy of human liver cancer
Rachel Davis, BM Effects of MEGF10 deficiency on satellite cell function
Leandra Woolnough, MD, MSCS Ultrasound Evaluation of Oligoarticular Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis Patients
Jeffrey Lee, MD Eosinophilic Esophagitis Outcomes Affected by Food Access and Socioeconomic Status
Travis Roundtree, BS & Kamelia Klejc, AS Assessing Barriers to Care for Patients Attending the Youth Gender Program at UF Health
Christine Rodhouse, BS The Role of Dilation in Children with Eosinophilic Esophagitis
Shweta Kulkarni, BS Plasticity in the pancreatic duct glands in type 1 diabetes implicates regenerative mechanisms towards an exocrine cell fate
Olivia Bailey, BS ATG plus recombinant probiotic expressing proinsulin prevents type 1 diabetes in NOD mice
Milan Lanier, BS Metabolic and Phenotypic Characterization of Primary Human Alzheimer’s Patient-Derived Fibroblast Cells
Jordan McKean, BS, MS-3 Management and Outcomes of Children with Abdominal Pain and a Non-Visualized Appendix on Ultrasound
Kathleen Ehresmann, MBA Melanocytic Malignancies in Children: Analysis from a National Cancer Database
Shannon Faulkinberry, MD, MPH Tau as a Potential Biomarker for Prognosis and Diagnosis of Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury
Jennifer Munoz-Pareja, MD Novel Combined Blood-based Biomarker Panel of Major Subphenotypes of Pediatric Traumatic Brain Injury and Neurodevelopmental Outcomes
Ellen George, DO Preparing parents for Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Admission: A Video Based Educational Model
Emily Wing, BS Differences in biomarker levels in males vs females in correlation with GOS-E Peds after pediatric traumatic brain injury
Cristina Liberati, MD Motor performance and fatigue self-report in carriers of XLMTM
Asaka Katabuchi, MS, BSc The effect of beta-cyclodextrin on the murine model of Krabbe disease
Diana Salazar, MD Cyclodextrin effects on the neurobehavioral phenotype of the Krabbe disease murine model