The 6th Annual Resident Research Symposium on Wednesday, March 27, featured poster presentations and oral presentations from Department of Family Medicine residents. The top presenters are recognized at the annual event attended by faculty, residents, and staff. This year’s winners were:
First Place: Dr. David Rodriguez for “Shoulder Pain Flu Away”
Second Place: Dr. Cade Craig for “An Evolving Curriculum: Improving Resident Education on Billing and Coding and Changes Affecting Future Reimbursements”
First Place: Dr. Faraz Ghoddusi for “Racial Disparities in Pain Management during Child Birth”
Second Place: Dr. Kevin Visser for “WFPB: Is it evidence based?”
Dr. Kevin Visser, Dr. Kaitlin Hahn, and Dr. Ali McCabe
On March 28 at the NAFP Annual Meeting & Scientific Assembly, UNMC Department of Family Medicine residents won Resident Medical Jeopardy, taking home the first place trophy. This is the third consecutive year that the UNMC team has won.
The Family Medicine Interest Group held its annual Family Medicine Residency Fair on Wednesday, March 27.
The annual event gives UNMC students an opportunity to learn about family medicine residencies in the surrounding area. Representatives from several programs were present to talk about their respective programs.
The Department of Family Medicine will welcome new house officers for the traditional, military, and rural training track programs for the 2019-2020 year. Four UNMC medical students will also be joining through the Advanced Rural Training Program as subinterns.
UNMC Match Day was held on March 15.
Benjamin Noble – West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine
Oluwatobi “Tobi” Ogun – Poznan University of Medical Sciences
Lauren Wight – St. George’s University
Peter Schindler – Medical College of Wisconsin
Current Advanced Rural Training Program
Rural Training Track
Hannah Luksa – UNMC
Thomas Vonderfecht – UNMC
Abby Richardson – University of Science, Arts & Technology
MacKenzie Thomson – Trinity School of Medicine
Praveena Vantipalli – Alluri Sitaram Raju Academy of Medical Sciences
Anastasia Burke – UNMC
Kathleen Jourdan – St. George’s University
Alison Bauer – Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine
Hannah Dickinson – Eastern Virginia Medical School
James Dreher – University of Tennessee Health Science Center
Andrew Engle – Indiana University School of Medicine
Madalyn Plessinger – Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine
Garrett Rissler – Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine
Jade Stobbe – West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine