Division of Pulmonary Medicine

4th Annual Inter-City Fellows’ Symposium in Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine

chest x-ray, Fellows' Symposium in Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, March 25, 2014, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY

Tuesday, March 25, 2014
8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Hosted By the Divisions of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine

Price Research Building, Lefrak Auditorium
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
1301 Morris Park Ave
Bronx, NY 10461

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8:30-9:00 Breakfast, Registration and Welcome 

8:45-9:00 Welcome 

Simon Spivack, MD, MPH, Chief, Pulmonary Division


Thomas K. Aldrich, MD, Program Director, Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine


Adam Keene, Program Director, Critical Care Medicine

Session #1 Topic Reviews. Moderated by Pragya Gupta, MD(20 minute presentations and 5 minutes for discussion):

9:00 – 9:25 Inderjit Singh, MD; NYPH – Weill Cornell Medical Center
"The Role of the NO/cGMP signaling pathway in Pulmonary Hypertension (PH)"

9:25 – 9:50 Sorel Vladu, DO; Mt. Sinai, St. Luke’s & Roosevelt Hospitals
"Ventilator-Associated Pneumonia: The Old and the New"

9:50 – 10:15 Ana Ponea, MD; AECOM, Montefiore & Jacobi Medical Centers
"Massive and submassive Pulmonary Embolism"

10:15 – 10:40 Anand Venkata, MD; Mt. Sinai, St. Luke’s & Roosevelt Hospitals
"Breathing Through Swiss Cheese"

10:40-10:55 Break

Session #2 Topic Reviews. Moderated by Sean Dhar, MD(20 minute presentations and 5 minutes for discussion):

10:55 – 11:20 Frances Mae West, MD, MS; New York-Presbyterian Hospital – Weill Cornell Medical Center
"The impact of the microcirculation in the pathophysiology of septic shock"

11:20 – 11:45 Sadaf Mir, MD; Mt. Sinai, St. Luke’s & Roosevelt Hospitals.
"Laryngoscopy"

11:45- 12:10 Sarah O’Beirne, MD; New York-Presbyterian Hospital –Weill Cornell Medical Center
"Treatment of Pulmonary Hypertension in Lung Disease"

12:10 – 12:35 David Young, DO; Mt. Sinai, St. Luke’s & Roosevelt Hospitals
"Upper-Airway Stimulation for Obstructive Sleep Apnea"

12:35 – 1:10 Lunch 

Session #3: Research Presentations. Moderated by Muhammad Adrish, MD(15 minute presentations and 5 minutes for discussion):

1:10 – 1:30 Adviteeya N. Dixit M.D., Brendon Stiles M.D., Pengbo Zhou Ph.D., Navneet Narula M.D; New York-Presbyterian Hospital – Weill Cornell Medical Center.
"Cullins in Lung Cancer"

1:30 – 1:50 Nupur Sinha MD, Ijaz Mohsin MD, Sindhaghatta Venkatram MD, Gilda Diaz-Fuentes MD; Bronx Lebanon Medical Center
"Comparison of Early versus Late Tracheotomy in an Inner City Medical Intensive Care Unit"

1:50 – 2:10 Maneesha Bangar MD, Carla Venegas-Borsellino MD, Mai Colvin MD, Ariel Shiloh MD, Ronen Dudaie MD, Nida Qadir MD, Adam Keene MD, Lewis Ari Eisen MD; AECOM and Montefiore Medical Center
"Leadership Skills and Clinical Performance of Internal Medicine Residents in Cardiac Arrests and Rapid Responses– A Simulation Study"

2:10 – 2:30 Manju Pillai, MD; Mt. Sinai, St. Luke’s & Roosevelt Hospitals
"Involvement of tumor necrosis factor receptor 2 (TNFR2) on protein Phosphatase 2A (PP2A) Activation in the Lung"

2: 30 – 2:45 Break 

Session #4: Research Presentations. Moderated by Leonard Lim, MD(15 minute presentations and 5 minutes for discussion):

2:45 – 3:05 Trupti Vakde, MD; Bronx Lebanon Medical Center
"Venous Thromboembolism in the Medical Intensive Care Unit. Is Wells score predictive?"

3:05 – 3:25 Pius Ochieng, MD; Mt. Sinai, St. Luke’s & Roosevelt Hospitals
"ED to ICU Project"

3:25 – 3:45 J. Lanfranco, H. Chen, K. Harris, D. Almeida, D. Berlin, K. Hajjar; New York-Presbyterian Hospital – Weill Cornell Medical Center
"Decreased Expression Of Surface Annexin A2 In Human Sepsis Syndrome"

3:45 – 4:05 P. Vaghasia, R. Bansal, P. Bondalapati, D.K. Narendra, G. Chiricolo, A. Esan, C. Lapidus, J. Weingarten, L. George; New York Methodist Hospital, Brooklyn, NY
"Chest Xrays Versus Lung Ultrasound In Mechanically Ventilated Critical Care Patients"

4:05 – 4:20 Voting 

4:20 – 4:35 Congratulations! 

Course Directors: 

Thomas Aldrich, MD
Max O’Donnell, MD
Adam Keene, MD

Coordinating Committee:
Edward Eden, MD
Dana Zappetti, MD
Lori Tartell, RN, MSN
Lynette Bradberry
Dawn Bowen-Jenkins

Special thanks to our sponsors: 

Doug Smith ~ Merck & Co
Dennis O’Keefe ~ AstraZeneca
Marielaina Nuzzi ~ Novartis
Aftab Alam ~ Genentech
Pilar Celestin ~ Novartis

Department of Pulmonary Medicine
3411 Wayne Avenue, Suite 5H
Bronx, NY 10467

Moses: 718/920-6054 ~ Price: 718/678-1040

Simon D. Spivack, MD, MPH ~ Chief, Pulmonary Medicine

Calendar

Pulmonary Fellowship Conferences occur regularly throughout the year.

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Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Price Center for Genetic & Translational Medicine
1301 Morris Park Avenue
Bronx, NY 10461

Tel: 718.678.1040
Fax: 718.678.1020

 
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