PARRC

The 11th Annual Pennsylvania Anesthesiology Resident Research Conference (PARRC)  was held on Saturday, May 14, 2016. 

Award Winners

Original Research – Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research Awards

Oral Presentations

  • 1st Place: Adam J. D’Souza, M.D. – University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    Oscillating Fibers as a Mode for Active Mixing in Hollow Fiber Membrane Oxygenators
  • 2nd Place: Robert S. Schoaps, M.D. Penn State Health
    Incidence of New-onset Atrial Fibrillation in Surgical and Neurosurgical Intensive Care Units in a Tertiary Care Academic Center
  • 3rd Place: Marc W. Kaufmann, D.O. Thomas Jefferson University
    A Randomized Controlled Trial Comparing the Adductor Canal Catheter (ACC) and Intra-articular Catheter (IAC) following Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty

Poster Presentations

  • 1st Place: Daniel R. Mandell, M.D. University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    Institutional Tissue Plasminogen Activator Policy for Intraoperative Pulmonary Thromboembolism during Liver Transplantation
  • 2nd Place: Marc W. Kaufmann, D.O. Thomas Jefferson University
    Comparing Quality of Analgesia and Recovery between Adductor Canal Catheters and Intra-articular Catheters (IAC) Following Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty
  • 3rd Place: Corey Herman, M.D. Thomas Jefferson University
    Is the Presence or Severity of Obstructive Sleep Apnea Related to Radiographic Upper Airway Length?

Case Reports

Oral Presentations

  • 1st Place: Bryant F. Bunting, D.O. University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    Suspected Malignant Hyperthermia in the Setting of Hypothermic Circulatory Arrest for Type A Aortic Dissection Repair
  • 2nd Place: Kevin Wong, D.O. Geisinger Health System
    Successful Treatment of Persistent Post-Dural Puncture Headache from Implantation of Spinal Cord Stimulator using Epidural Fibrin Glue Patch after Continued Failure of Epidural Blood Patches
  • 3rd Place: Mehreen S. Iqbal, M.D. Geisinger Health System
    Topical Ketamine-Gabapentin-Imipramine Bupivacaine for Treatment of Trigeminal Neuralgia Facial Pain

Poster Presentations

  • 1st Place: Jessica Cassavaugh, M.D. University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
    Multiple Anesthetics for a Patient with Stiff-Person Syndrome
  • 2nd Place:Bradford L. Cardonell, M.D. Geisinger Health System
    Paravalvular Leak with Unusual Eccentric Jet Post Aortic Valve Replacement
  • 3rd Place: Mansoor M. Aman, M.D. Drexel University
    Cooled Radiofrequency Ablation for Advanced Treatment of Intractable Knee Pain from Diffuse Osteoarthritis