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Member News

Medical Student and Resident win at 2021 ACP National Abstract Competition

(May 2021) Congratulations to the following members for their award-winning Virtual Presentations:

Justin S Bauzon - Initial Development and Evaluation of an Algorithm for Identifying Inappropriate Lab Orders (Medical Student category)

Rajkumar Doshi, MD - Early Intervention versus Conservative Management for Asymptomatic Severe Aortic Stenosis: Systematic Review and Meta-analysis (Resident/Fellow category)


Nevada member Dr. Sandhya Wahi awarded National grant

(March 2021) Dr. Wahi, who received a national grant from ACP for community faculty physician development, is leading an educational series in conjunction with our Nevada ACP Chapter and successfully launched the series in January with the webinar “ACP and Pediatrics Community Faculty Development Series: Effective and Efficient Precepting in the Ambulatory Setting”.


Abstract Winners from 2020 NV Chapter meeting

(Fall 2020) Congratulations to all of our award winners!

Clinical Vignette - Student
Ashley Prandecki, UNLV SOM
Title: Cryptococcal Meningoencephalitis in an HIV-negative Host Infected with COVID-19

Research - Student
Chalette Lambert-Swainston, UNLV SOM
Title: Histopathologic Detection of Basal Cell Carcinoma in Complex Whole Slide Images Using Convolutional Neural Networks

Clinical Vignette - Resident
Dr. Andrew Yatteau - UNR-Med
Title: The Cardia Mask: A Case of Myocarditis Disguising Eosinophilic Gramulomatosis with Polyangiitis (EGPA)

Clinical Research - Resident
Dr. Daniel Antwi-Amoabeng - UNR-Med
Title: Electrocardiographic features of COVID-19 patients


Doctors' Dilemma winners from 2019 NV Chapter meeting

(Fall 2019)Congratulations to the winners of our Doctors' Dilemma competition from UNR Med, Drs. Tee Jeter, Saila Pisipati, and Steven Pinto. Unfortunately, they did not get to compete in the 2020 ACP National Doctors' Dilemma event due to its cancellation.


Abstract winners from 2019 NV Chapter meeting

(Fall 2019) Congratulations to the winners of our Abstract Poster competition winners: Residents Ashan Hatharasinghe, MD and Eric Jensen, MD and Medical Students Zahra Ismail and Taylor Baker.