Awardees 2018-2019

RESIDENTS

Awardee: Timothy Wang, M.D.
Mentor: Eric W. Chak, M.D., M.P.H.
Paper: Healthcare Disparities of Chronic Hepatitis B-Infected Hmong in Sacramento County

Awardee: Philippe Levy, M.D.
Mentor: Shannon Suo, M.D.
Paper: Personality Disorders

CLINICAL FELLOWS

Awardee: Armen Eskandari, M.D.
Mentor: Shiro Urayama, M.D.
Paper: Comparison of Endoscopic Ultrasound (EUS) Biopsy Needles for EUS-guided Liver Biopsy

Awardee: Lily Chen, M.D.
Mentor: Gagan D. Singh, M.D., M.S.
Paper: Intraprocedural Direct Left Atrial and Wedge Pressure Correlation During Transcatheter Mitral Valve Repair: Results From a Single Center Registry

GRADUATE STUDENTS

Awardee: Cameron Flayer
Mentor: Angela Haczku, M.D., Ph.D.
Paper: IL-17A Expressing Inflammatory Group 2 Innate Lymphoid Cells (iILC2) in the Peripheral Blood Indicate Severe Lung Function Impairment in Asthma

Awardee: Lu Ren
Mentor: Nipavan Chiamvimonvat, M.D.
Paper: Genetic Knockout of Adenylyl Cyclase Isoform 1 Causes Sinus Node Dysfunction in Mice