Research Day Winners

2014 Research Day Winners

PROFESSIONAL/UNDERGRADUATE CATEGORY
FIRST PLACE: 

”Kratom and other orally-active opioids from a non-poppy source.” 
Jaclyn R. Beckett, Vivek N. Brahmbhatt, Theresa M. Ebinger, Chrisjon Fabian, Justin R. Nixon,
Steven T. Orlando, Chintan A. Rana, Ali H. Tejani and Robert J. Tomazic
Faculty:  Dr. Robert Raffa

SECOND PLACE:

Safety & efficacy of insulin glargine versus insulin infusions in hyperglycemic ICU patients.
Hannah E. Spinner Sarah E. Yeager Brittany N. Conahan
Faculty:  Dr. Christina Rose

THIRD PLACE

”A Comparison of Discount Apps for Prescription Savings.”
Sumit Bhalodia
Faculty:  Albert Wertheimer

GRADUATE CATEORY
FIRST PLACE:
”Development of polymer-core solid lipid nanoparticles for oral protein delivery.”
Mariam Boushra
Faculty:  Drs. Ho Lun Wong, Sozan Shawky Tous Mikhail, Gihan Nabil Hassan Fetih,
Hui Yi Xue

SECOND PLACE: 

“Modulation of pyridinium lipoplex properties by pyridinium gemini surfactants.”
Vishnu Dutt Sharma, Julia Lees, Nicholas E. Hoffman
Faculty: Drs. Marc A. Ilies, Muniswamy Madesh,  Stephanie L. Wunder

THIRD PLACE:

“Liposomal formulations of lipophilic carbonic anhydrase inhibitors.”
Ahmed Shabana
Faculty:  Dr. Marc A. Ilies

2015 Research Day Winners

Graduate Posters
First Place: G7 Methocel Solid Lipid Nanoparticles: A New Strategy to Encapsulate Peptide for Oral Delivery
Student: Mariam Boushra,
Faculty: Ho Lun Wong, Sozan Shawky Tous, Gihan Nabil Hassan Fetih, Hui Yi Xue

Second Place: G13 5-HT7 Antagonist for the treatment of irritable bowel disease (IBD)
Student: Kevin Blattner
Faculty: Benjamin Blass, Rong Gao, Daniel J. Canney, Magid Abou-Gharbia

Third Place: G16  Low dose mephedrone reveals a combined dopaminergic and serotonergic discriminative stimulus effect
Student: Iman Saber
Faculty: Ellen Walker, Sarah Jane Ward, Scott Rawls

PROFESSIONAL POSTERS
First Place: P1 Safety & efficacy of insulin glargine versus insulin infusions in hyperglycemic ICU patients
Students: Marissa Casagrande, Benjamin Pullinger, Kristen Schmerbeck
Faculty: Christina Rose

Three way tie for Second Place
Second Place: P11 Rivaroxaban-induced bleeding: a case report
Students: Emalee Hribick ,Shivani Sheth
Faculty: Melissa M. Ranieri, Patrick J. McDonnell

Second Place: P17 (GT)n Repeats in Human Genome: Bioinformatics Analysis and
Clinical Implications
Students: John Tran, Mona Fassihi, Saba Emami
Faculty:   Evgeny Krynetskiy

Second Place: P7 Screening for Peripheral Neuropathy in Diabetic Patients
Students: Alexandra Hanretty,Ekaterina Kachur,Maria Parra
Faculty: Mirza Perez