Mon • Sep

Monday, September 11, 2017



The New York Academy of Medicine, 1216 Fifth Avenue at 103rd Street, New York, NY 10029


Free, but advance registration is required

The Medical and Dental Student Forum will feature presentations from the 2017 awardees for the Glorney-Raisbeck Student Grant in Cardiovascular Disease Research, Ferdinand C. Valentine Student Research Grant in Urology, and the David E. Rogers Medical and Dental Student Research Grant.

Please join us for this event, which will showcase the innovative research conducted by our medical and dental student grant recipients. Faculty mentors, research colleagues, and all who support the work of the recipients are welcome to attend.

The Glorney-Raisbeck Medical Student Grant in Cardiovascular Research

Shawn Tsutsui
Columbia University Medical School
"Developing Personalized Computational Cardiac Models of Atrial Fibrillation"

Ferdinand C. Valentine Student Research Grants in Urology

Aleef Rahman
St. George's University
“Characterization and Validation of Novel Prostate Cancer Markers”

Eliza Cricco-Lizza
Weill Cornell Medicine
"Comparison of MRI and 68Ga-PSMA PET imaging before and after HIFU therapy for localized treatment of prostate"

William Harris
SUNY Downstate College of Medicine
"Development of a desmopressin induced hyponatremia prediction nomogram"

The David E Rogers Student Fellowship Program

Fatima Bawany
University of Rochester
"Family Planning in an Islamic Society: Morocco as a Case Study"

Madiha Bhatti
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
"Lesions Among HIV-Infected Women Participating in an HPV Test-and-Treat Program"

Shannon McGue
Medical University of South Carolina - College of Medicine
"Stakeholder perspectives on cervical cancer prevention from a community near Kolkata, India"

Catherine Nicholas
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
"Assessment of Risk Factors for Sexually Transmitted Infections in High Risk Communities in Santo Domingo and La Romana, Dominican Republic; the EPIC study"

Emile Redwood and Annabelle Jones
Stony Brook University - Stony Brook Global Health Institute
"Bridging the gap: Assessing the efficacy of prototype Tuberculosis therapy technologies in rural Madagascar"

Anita Shanker
University of Kentucky College of Medicine
"The Role of a Patient Navigator in Early Pediatric Hearing Loss Identification and Intervention"