RESIDENT AWARDS
The Veterans Administration Award (Geriatrics): Aditi Singh, MBBS

The Hartford Hospital Ambulatory Care Award: Rafae Shaikh, MBBS

The Harold N. Willard, M.D. Ambulatory Care Award (SFH): Camila Trejo Paredes, MD

The John W. Boylan, M.D. Ambulatory Care Award (VA): Brenda Nyatanga, MD

The UConn Health Center Ambulatory Care Award: Sean Harford, MD

The Richard A. Garibaldi, M.D. Humanitarian Award: Sruti Velamakanni, MD

The Phillip T. Goldenberg, M.D. Leadership Award: Kenda Alkwatli MD

The Pamela Kisluk Spirit Award: Sandra Apenteng MD

The Maxwell O. Phelps, M.D. Scholar Award: Dimitrios Drekolias, MD

The Program Director’s Award: Gabriela Fernandez MD

UConn Alpha Omega Alpha:  Alla Almoushref, MD and Juan Chango, MC

 

PEER AWARDS

The Fellowship Award: Fatjon (Tony) Hoxha, MB (Pulmonary-Critical Care)

Intern of the Year Award

Stowe Firm:  Fatima Ghazal, MD & Twain Firm:  Julia Braish, MBBCh and Manik Choudhary, MD

The Bimalin Lahiri, M.D. PGY2 Teaching Award: Vartika Kesarwani, MBBS

The Ralph F. Reinfrank, M.D. PGY3 Teaching Award: Ivan Stanford, MD

 

FACULTY TEACHING AWARDS

The Aldo L. Bellucci, M.D. Award (HH): Jose Pichardo-Castillo, MD and Raj Parikh, MD, MPH  

The Thomas R. Preston, M.D. Award (SFH): Joseph Fusco, DO and Prashant Grover, MD, FCCP

The David S. Frederick, M.D. Award (UC): Rebecca Andrews, MD and Debapriya Datta, MD


17th ANNUAL DEAN’S CONTINUOUS QUALITY IMPROVEMENT SYMPOSIUM 

“Quality Improvement Initiative to Improve Management of Obesity in a Primary Care Resident’s Clinic” 

Gabriela Fernandez & Melodie Hillhouse (mentor: David Ozimek)

“Evaluation of health disparities in ambulatory ph testing: Impact of Language Preference”

Erica Becker (mentor: Houman Rezaizadeh)

 

 

UCONN INTERNAL MEDICINE RESEARCH DAY

Cost-effectiveness of biennial endoscopic surveillance in gastrointestinal metaplasia

Erica Becker, MD & Rajeev Salunke, MBBS (mentor: John Birk, GI)

Reduction in racial/ethnic disparities for liver transplantation for HCC during the DAA era

Anjiya Shaikh, MBBS (mentor: George Cholankeril, Baylor)

Comparing the Use of Low Dose CT and Gd-153 Line Source for Attenuation Correction

Obiageli Obiako, MD (mentor: Lane Duvall, HH Cardiology)