The Resident Research Forum was held at the Durham Research Center I, on Saturday, October 6, 2012. The event was attended by our faculty, residents and three judges: M. Patricia Leuschen, Ph.D. from the University of Nebraska Medical Center, Richard Hallworth, Ph.D., and Salvatore Zieno, M.D.
The residents gave a twenty 20-minute oral presentation followed by a question and answer period on their research projects during the year.
|Utility of Health Analysis Index, Mortality & Operative Outcomes||Matthew Johnson, M.D.|
Oronasal Fistula Rate after Primary Repair for Cleft Palate:
|A Prospective Analysis of 8.5mm Bone Anchored Implants (BAHA)
Abutment Length and Complications
|Terah Allis, M.D.|
|Radiologic Predictors of Drainable Peritonsillar Abscesses||Lindsey Klocke, M.D.|
|The Impact of Pharyngeal Closure Technique on Fistula Rates after Salvage Laryngectomy||Jamie Flohr, M.D.|
Incidental Thyroid Carcinoma in Lymph Nodes of Squamous Cell Carcinoma Head & Neck
|Jessica Moran-Hansens, M.D.|
|Risk Factors of Middle Ear Barotrauma During Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy||Jonathan Hatch, M.D.|
|Chronic Esophageal Foreign Bodies Presenting as Airway Compromise||Jordan Schramm, M.D.|
The invited judges selected the winners of the resident research forum. The first place prize of a $500 gift certificate to be used for the purchase of educational books was awarded to Dr. Matthew Johnson. Second places prize of $300 was awarded to Dr. Blake Hyde. Donations to the resident Alumni Give Back Fund Foundation accounts were used to fund these awards.
Resident Research Forum Poster