Schedule

Schedule of Events

Friday, March 9, 2018
10:00 am – 6:00 pm

10:30 am – 11:30 am Registration
Lobby
11:00 am – 4:00 pm Poster Viewing
Illinois Ballroom and Humanities Room
11:00 am – 4:00 pm Community Showcase
Lobby

  1. ACS-Stop the Bleed Campaign
  2. Austin’s Place
  3. Avicenna
  4. Carle Community Health Initiatives
  5. Child Advocacy Center (CAC)
  6. Christian Health Center
  7. CU Dept. of Health (CUPHD)
  8. HeRMES
  9. Illini Fighting Hunger
  10. OSF HealthCare
  11. Promise Healthcare Operating Frances Nelson and SmileHealthy
11:30 am – Noon Lunch
Lobby and Illinois Ballroom
Noon Welcome Remarks
Illinois Ballroom

  • Janet A. Jokela, MD, MPH, FACP, FIDSA
    Acting Regional Dean
  • Jo-Ann Archey, MD
    Assistant Dean, Diversity and Inclusion
  • James Kumar, MD, MS, FACP, FHM
    Co-Chair, Research Day Planning Committee

Keynote

  • Ana Maria Lopez, MD, MPH, FACP
    Associate Vice-President of Health Equity and Inclusion at the University of Utah Health Sciences Center, and President-elect of the American College of Physicians
1:00 pm – 2:00 pm Poster Competition/Judging
Illinois Ballroom and Humanities Room
(viewing remains open to all)
2:15 pm – 3:45 pm Oral Presentations
Illinois Ballroom
Remarks

  • Benjamin Gersh, MD
    Co-Chair, Research Day Planning Committee

Introductions

  • Olivia Cangellaris and Grace Kim
    Members, Research Day Planning Committee

Presentations

  1. Gwendolyn Derk
    Implementation Of An Anti-hypertensive Medication Deprescribing Protocol In Hemodialysis Clinics: Initial Results
  2. Daniel R. McDougle, PhD
    Immunoglobulin Light Chain Amyloidosis As A Cause Of Restrictive Heart Failure
  3. Waqar Arif
    Levels Of SRSF1 Are Severely Diminished In Hepatocytes Of Human Patients With Non-alcoholic Steatohepatitis
  4. Petra Majdak, PhD
    Validating A Novel Genetic Model Of ADHD
  5. Muhammad Ajmal, MD
    Prevention Of Thromboembolism In Atrial Fibrillation
  6. Umakanth Avula, MD
    Interconnected: A Unique Case Of Aortoenteric Fistula
  7. Manushi Aggarwal, MD
    Entamoeba Histolytica Colitis Caused By Indolent Pathogenic Strain
  8. April McClish, DO, MPA, MBS
    Septic Ovarian Vein Thrombosis In The Postpartum Setting And Endometritis
3:45 pm – 4:00 pm Refreshment Break
Lobby
4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Community Forum
Illinois Ballroom
Remarks

  • James Kumar, MD, MS, FACP, FHM
    Co-Chair, Research Day Planning Committee
  • Emily Stone, MPH
    Research Development Manager, Interdisciplinary Health Sciences Institute at Illinois

Introductions

  • Olivia Cangellaris and Grace Kim
    Members, Research Day Planning Committee

Presentations

  • ACS-Stop the Bleed Campaign
  • Austin’s Place
  • Child Advocacy Center (CAC)
  • Illini Fighting Hunger
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm Award Presentations
Illinois Ballroom
CME Credit

Physician attendees will receive 0.75 CME credits.

Call for Abstracts
Closed

Abstracts are currently being reviewed by our faculty evaluation panel. Thank you to all those who submitted an abstract for consideration.

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