2018 E-Poster Winners

Medical Student

Evidence Based Medicine/QI
First Place
Evaluation of a Sepsis Screen Tool’s Impact on PICU Organ Dysfunction

Tesneem Issa
UNTHSC/TCOM

Honorable Mention
Pump It Up: Increasing Mother’s Own Milk (MOM) During NICU Stay
Sarah Haley
Baylor College of Medicine/ Texas Children’s Hospital

Hypothesis-Driven Project
First Place
Postpartum Depression in the Mothers of Hospitalized Infants at Texas Children’s Hospital: A Prospective Cross-Sectional Study
Rebecca Hetrick
Baylor College Of Medicine/ Texas Children’s Hospital

Honorable Mention
A New Approach to Global Health Education
Teryn Perkins
TTUHSC-Lubbock

Single or Multiple Case Presentation
First Place
Recurrent Migraines as the Presenting Symptom in Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis: A Case Report
James Meiling
UNTHSC/TCOM

Honorable Mention
An infected urachal cyst in a 5-year old
Audrey Wassef
Baylor College Of Medicine/ Texas Children’s Hospital


Resident

Evidence Based Medicine/QI
First Place
Meds to Beds: A Quality Improvement Initiative to Increase Filling of Antimicrobial Prescriptions Prior to Discharge
Britanny Winckler, MD, MBA
Baylor College Of Medicine/ Texas Children’s Hospital

Honorable Mention
The Use of Automated Order Prompts to Expedite Isolation Precautions in Pediatric Patients with Suspected Viral Respiratory Infections
Ha Nguyen, MD
UTMB

Hypothesis-Driven Project
First Place
A Tall Tale of Cinderella Extubations: Should Extubations Wait till Once the Clock Strikes Shift Change?
Monica Ruiz, MD
UTHealth San Antonio

Honorable Mention
Increasing Supply of Breastfeeding Education
Karli McCoy, MD
UTHealth San Antonio

Resident
Single or Multiple Case Presentation
First Place
"Serpentine-like syndrome”, a very rare case of Shortened Esophagus, Intrathoracic Stomach, and Cervical Rachischisis
Mireille Liboiron, DO
UTHealth San Antonio

Honorable Mention
Unexpected Aneuploidy: an Infant with Dysmorphic Features

Ha Nguyen, MD             
UTMB

 


Fellow

Evidence Based Medicine/QI
First Place
Sternal Wound Infection Prevention Project for Delayed Sternal Closure in Congenital Heart Surgery
Prashant Jha, MD
UTHealth San Antonio

Hypothesis-Driven Project
First Place
Determination of Risk Factors for Infection after Pediatric Lung Transplantation
Chinyere Onyearugbulem, MD
Baylor College Of Medicine/ Texas Children’s Hospital

Honorable Mention
Extracellular Superoxide Dismutase (EC-SOD) knockout mice have worse alveolarization, inflammation and
cytokine elaboration after neonatal hyperoxia exposure

John Ibrahim, MD
UTSW

Single or Multiple Case Presentation
First Place
Congenital Mesenteric Hernia Causing Intestinal Obstruction in a Preterm Neonate: A Rare Gastrointestinal Emergency

Jenifer Cuestas, MD
Baylor College Of Medicine/ Texas Children’s Hospital