Department of Internal Medicine Research Symposium
May 19 & 20, 2016
This symposium is an annual event that showcases the research activities of the Department of Internal Medicine. It highlights the research projects completed by our residents. It also provides an opportunity for fellows and students as well as faculty to present their work and interact with department members. A focal event of the symposium is Grand Rounds delivered by an invited outstanding physician scientist.
The Department of Internal Medicine Annual Research Day will be held this year on Thursday and Friday, May 19-20, 2016. Research abstracts are encouraged in all areas including Clinical investigation: Diagnostics and Therapeutics; Health Care Delivery, Epidemiology; Organ Physiology and Pathophysiology; Molecular Mechanisms of Disease and Medical Ethics, Medical Education
The morning of May 20th there will be a plenary poster and oral presentation session. Our visiting professor will be Dr. Peter Gregersen Director, Center for Genomics & Human Genetics, The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research and Professor, Molecular Medicine at the Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine. Dr. Gregersen, an expert in the genetics of autoimmune disease, will speak at Grand Rounds. After grand rounds we will have lunch and a poster session in Towsley Lobby. Resident presentations will also occur Thursday and Friday afternoons.
Abstracts are eligible for selection as plenary poster and oral presentations. Trainees (lecturers, fellows, house officers or students) selected to present at a plenary session receive a cash award and a certificate. All other abstracts are to be presented as posters.
Please note, submissions from the residency program need to go through Lisa Miller and not through the website.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Jim Auge (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Professor of Molecular Medicine, Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine
Center Head, Robert S. Boas Center for Genomics and Human Genetics
Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, North Shore LIJ Health System,Manhasset, New York.
Presentation Title: "Autoimmunity: Linking Genetic Variation to Endophenotypes"