Resident Poster Competition

Resident and Student Poster Competition 2013

The APA once again recognized the best RESIDENT and MEDICAL STUDENT POSTER at a special Resident Poster Sessions at the 2013 APA MEETING. Abstracts were judged by the editors of Academic Psychiatry and presented the awards on Saturday, May 18, 2013. Over 180 posters were received and one winning poster was selected from each of the 4 categories:

Category: Psychosocial and Biomedical
Jennifer Dore, MD
“Demographic and Clinical Correlates of Standard versus Complex Pharmacotherapy in Medicated Bipolar Disorder Patients”

Category: Community Service
Theresa Bui, DO
“Promoting Mental Health Awareness in Underserved Vietnamese Community: A Residents-Initiated Community Outreach Program Utilizing Media Channels”

Category:  Patient Care and Epidemiology
Jessica Warner, MD
“Antidepressants Will Not Keep You Out Of the Hospital: A One-Year Follow Up Of 377 Patients with Bipolar Depression”

Category: Curriculum Development and Education
Maria Mariano, MD
“PSYCH: Teaching a Patient Hand-off Mnemonic to Help Psychiatric Residents Decrease Communication Error”

Notable Posters:
Yingying Kumar, MD
“Association Between Citalopram Serum Level and QTc Interval on Electrocardiogram”

Lawrence Fung, MD
“Investigating the Attitudes Toward Neuroscience Education in Psychiatry: The Stanford Education in Neuroscience Study (SENS)”

Nina Kraguljac, MD         
“Disrupted Hippocampal Resting State Functional Connectivity and Glutamate in Schizophrenia”