Third year internal medicine resident, Dr. Thankam Nair, participated in a poster presentation for her case study “A Case of Capillary Leak Syndrome with Black Tar Heroin” at the 2014 CHEST conference in Austin, Texas. The case study, which was co-authored with Dr. Stephen Brierre and Dr. Rebecca Reimers, was also published in the October 2014 issue of CHEST journal, a publication of the American College of Chest Physicians. To view the article click here.
Congratulations to second year internal medicine resident Dr. Anusha Nallaparaju whose clinical vignette “Laughter, The Best Medicine,” which focused on gelastic syncope, a rare type of seizure induced by laughter, was selected for presentation at the American College of Physicians (ACP) 2014 Internal Medicine meeting in Orlando, Florida earlier this month. At the conference, Dr. Nallaparaju was also recognized as an ACP Young Achiever.