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Resident Research Prizes at 2014 MARC

In effort to recognize the importance of research during residency training, the Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research provided cash prizes to the top research posters at the Midwest Anesthesia Residents Conference, hosted by the Association of Midwest Academic Anesthesia Chairs, in April.

Congratulations to the award recipients!

First Place

Stephen Kolb, MD
Institution: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Project Title: Systemic Magnesium To Improve Quality Of Post-Surgical Recovery In Outpatient Segmental Mastectomy: A Randomized, Double Blinded, Placebo Controlled Trial
Research Type: Clinical

Eric Simon
Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Project Title: Thrombospondin-4, A Glycoprotein Overexpressed After Injury, Disrupts Ca2+ Homeostasis In Sensory Neurons
Research Type: Basic Science

Second Place

Patrick T. Hussey
Institution: University of Iowa
Project Title: Radial Arterial Line Lc-Cusum Learning Curve Among Residents
Research Type: Clinical

Stephen Shumpert
Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Project Title: A Novel Mechanism For Cardioprotection By Intralipid™
Research Type: Basic Science

Third Place

Andrew Wuenstel
Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Project Title: Resistance Of Guinea Pig Cardiac Cytochrome C Oxidase (Complex Iv) To Extended Ischemic Time During Global Ischemia And Reperfusion
Research Type: Basic Science

William Brian Beam, MD
Institution: Mayo Clinic
Project Title: Factors Associated With Prolonged Anesthesia Recovery Following Laparoscopic Bariatric Surgery: A Retrospective Analysis
Research Type: Clinical