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2020 Resident Research Symposia Winners


Top Presenters

See the research that received top honors at this year's and past Resident Research Symposia by choosing a year from the list below.


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OREF  Virtual Resident Research Symposia

OREF is giving residents the opportunity to present research papers to a panel of their peers at the virtual 2020 Resident Research Symposia.

Thanks to Daiichi Sankyo Inc., DePuy Synthes, Zimmer Biomet, Medacta USA and Integra Foundation whose grant support made the 2020 Annual Symposia possible!


New York Region Resident Research Symposium

Thursday, October 22, 2020

Hospital for Special Surgery
New York, NY

Host:

Bryan T. Kelly, MD
Surgeon-in-Chief and Medical Director
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
Hospital for Special Surgery

Mathias Bostrom, MD
Chief, Adult Reconstruction and Joint Replacement Service
Hospital for Special Surgery

Guest Speaker:

Francis Y. Lee, MD, PhD
Wayne O. Southwick Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation with Tenure; Biomedical Engineering; Graduate School of Arts and Sciences; Pathology
Yale University School of Medicine
How OREF Impacted My Career and Clinical Practice

Top Presenters:

First Place Winner
David Kirby, MD
New York University Langone
A Short Course of Dehydroepiadrosterone is Associated with Accelerated Fracture Healing in a Translational Murine Fracture Model

Second Place Winners
Lynn Ann Forrester, MD
Columbia University Medical Center/New York Presbyterian Hospital
Early Osteoarthritis After Transient Neonatal Brachial Plexus Palsy in a Mouse Model

Ajay Premkumar, MD
Hospital for Special Surgery
In Vitro Analysis of Anti-Biofilm Effect of Intraoperative Irrigation Solutions Against MSSA Biofilm

Third Place Winners
Daniel Buchalter, MD
New York University Langone
Systemic Glucose-Insulin-Potassium Reduces Skeletal Muscle Injury and Pain in a Murine Ischemia-Reperfusion Model

Bijan Dehghani, MD
University of Pennsylvania
Assessment of the Composition and Biologic Activity of Platelet Rich Plasma and its Relationship to Clinical Outcomes in Patients with Knee Osteoarthritis

Matthew T. Kingery, MD
New York University Langone
Synovial Fluid Cytokine Profile at the Time of Arthroscopy Predicts Intermediate-Term Functional Outcomes

Presenters' Choice Winner
Daniel Buchalter, MD
New York University Langone
Systemic Glucose-Insulin-Potassium Reduces Skeletal Muscle Injury and Pain in a Murine Ischemia-Reperfusion Model


Texas Region Virtual Resident Research Symposium

Monday, October 5, 2020

University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio
San Antonio, TX

Hosts:

Robert H. Quinn, MD
Chair and Professor, Department of Orthopaedics
University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio

Boris Zelle, MD
Vice Chair of Research
University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio

Guest Speaker:

David Ring, MD, PhD
Associate Dean for Comprehensive Care
Professor of Surgery and Psychiatry
Dell Medical School/The University of Texas at Austin
A New Type of Systematic Review: How Scientific is this Concept?

Top Presenters:

First Place Winner
Case Martin, MD
University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio
The Fate of the Uninsured Ankle Fracture: Significant Delays in Treatment Result in Increased Risk of Surgical Site Infection

Second Place Winners
Takashi Hirase, MD
Houston Methodist Hospital
Sarcopenia Predicts Perioperative Adverse Events Following Complex Revision Surgery for the Thoracolumbar Spine

Kelly R. Stiegel, MD
Baylor College of Medicine
The Missing Link: Defining the Functional Parameters of Pelvic and Acetabular Alignment

Third Place Winners
Claire Ryan, MD
University of Texas – Austin Dell Medical School
Problematic Initial Recovery After Carpal Tunnel Release Surgery

Daniel D. Wang, MD
Baylor College of Medicine
Combating the Opioid Epidemic: Experience with a Single Prescription for Total Joint Arthroplasty

Charlie Dee Wilson, MD
Scott and White Medical Center
Impact of Patient Resilience on Recovery from Rotator Cuff Repair

Presenters' Choice Winner
Kelly R. Stiegel, MD
Baylor College of Medicine
The Missing Link: Defining the Functional Parameters of Pelvic and Acetabular Alignment


California Region Virtual Resident Research Symposium

Friday, September 25, 2020

University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, CA

Hosts:

Francis Hornicek, MD
Chair, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of California, Los Angeles

Nelson F. SooHoo, MD
Professor and Residency Program Director, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery
University of California, Los Angeles

Guest Speaker:

Saam Morshed, MD
Associate Professor of Orthopaedic Surgery, Epidemiology and Biostatistics
University of California, San Francisco
Building A Model for Global Orthopaedic Surgical Research–The UCSF Experience

Top Presenters:

First Place Winner
Rishi Trikha, MD
University of California, Los Angeles
Inhibition of Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Impairs Anti-Staphylococcal Immune Function in a Preclinical Model of Implant Infection

Second Place Winners
Objajulu Agha, MD
University of California, Los Angeles
Human Rotator Cuff Tears Have an Endogenous, Inducible Stem Cell Source Capable of Improving Muscle Quality and Function after Rotator Cuff Repair


Zachary Burke, MD
University of California, Los Angeles
Novel Antibody Disrupts Biofilm Bacteria in a Mouse Model of Spinal Implant Infection

Third Place Winners
William Rubenstein, MD
University of California, San Francisco
Rapid Improvers and Resistant Responders after Shoulder Arthroplasty: Analysis of Patient Recovery Trajectories Using Latent Class Growth Modeling

Akash A. Shah, MD
University of California, Los Angeles
An Externally Validated Machine Learning Algorithm for Prediction of Ninety-Day and One-Year Mortality After Surgery for Spinal Metastasis
 

Max Jiganti, DO
Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center
Altered Cortical Activation After Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction During Single-Leg Balance Task

Presenters' Choice Winner
William Sheppard Jr., MD
University of California, Los Angeles
Lumbar Sagittal Mismatch Deformity Negatively Affects Total Knee Arthroplasty Outcomes


California Orthopaedic Association (Annual Meeting)

John Garlich, MD
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery Tie-to Block: Early Regional Anesthesia Improves Pain Control in Geriatric Hip Fractures

Minnesota Orthopaedic Society Resident Research Symposium

Top Presenters:

Smitha E. Mathews, MBBS
Mayo Clinic
Are Children Treated for ADHD at Risk for Short Stature: A Physeal Mouse Model


Kelsey Wise, MD
University of Minnesota
Minimizing the Possibility of a 2nd Opioid Prescription to Reduce Long-Term Dependence