Academic Research Evening 2009

Keynote Speaker: Dr. Ronald D. Miller, UCSF
"Blood Transfusions 2008-09"

Pooja Mysore The Effects of Algorithmically Derived Peptide on Formation of Bone matrix Ward Melville HS
Michael Gurevich The General Anesthetic Propofol Prolongs Deactivation and Blocks Peak Current of Human Alpha1 Glycine Receptors Ward Melville HS
Supriya Mishra Identifying prostate cancer specific antigens by specific antibodies developed from cancer tissue extracts USB Undergrad
Andrew Dilger Educating students in biomedical sciences through informal education and laboratory experience with SARAS Undergrad
Fernanado Bajaras The General Anesthetic Propofol Prolongs Deactivation and Blocks Peak Current of Human Alpha1 Glycine Receptors USB Undergrad
Michael Ma An accessible experimental framework for tracking neurogenesis in the live brain by proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy (1HMRS) and LCModel analysis USB Undergrad
Meghan Whitley Use of Dexmedetomidine as an anesthetic adjunct in adolescent posterior spinal fusion and Preemptive use of the Nicotine Patch for post-operative pain relief after Open Abdominal Wall Sugery USB Undergrad
Igor Feinstein Adapting Proton Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy for Non-invasively Measuring the Major Metabolites of Dopamine in vivo USB Grad
Melissa Tully Optical Detection of Cocaine-induced Neuronal Function Changes in vivo using Laser Doppler Flowmetry and Multiwavelength Spectroscopy USB Grad
Jiang Zhu Age-associated changes in cardiac gene expression following preconditioning Postdoc
Jiang Zhu Attenuation of Isoflurane preconditioning in aged rat heart: the role of pro-survival signaling and mitochondrial permeability transition pore Postdoc
Jonathan Tan A cost-analysis of Neuraxial Analgesia to facilitate external cephalic version Medical Student
Jonathan Tan Is External Cephalic Version Cost-Effective? Medical Student
Ramon Abola Evaluation of a daily debriefing form designed to provide didactic communication and competence based resident feedback Resident
Ramon Abola Tracheostomy Complications in an Achondroplastic Dwarf with Jeune's Syndrome Resident
Andrew Rozbruch Case of Intracranial Hemorrhage in Parturient Resident
Andrew Rozbruch Case of Pt with pancreatic cancer and visceral pain Resident
Andrew Rozbruch Effective Multidisciplinary Communication: A Look at Maximizing Patient Safety and Minimizing Patient Harm in a Medically and Surgically Complex Parturient Resident
Jonida Zeqo Can Assigning a Dedicated Resident Abstract mentor Improve the Residents’ Scholarly Activities? Resident
Matthew Tito Development of a systems-based practice education and assessment tool for anesthesiology residency. Resident
Khoa Nguyen Patient with Parkinson’s Disease treated with Deep Brain Stimulators, for laparotomy. Transfer or proceed? Resident
James Bell Ethical dilemmas created when using medical matrices to guide patient care: The case of the poorly compliant patient Resident
Deborah Richman An algorithm for preoperative screening and management of sleep apnea: Have we created a monster? Faculty
Igor Izrailtyan Prenatal Cocaine Action in the Fetal Brain: PET and MRI imaging study Faculty
James Dilger A new perspective on twitch fade with non-depolarizing muscle relaxants. Faculty
Robert Katz A Study on the Frequency of Unnecessary Laboratory Testing for Surgery Faculty
Robert Katz A Survey of Anesthesiologists and Surgeons Regarding Preoperative Laboratory Testing Faculty
S Smith First simultaneous acquisition of PET/MR images of small animals in 9.4 T Faculty