Transitional Year Scholarly Activity

David Anthony Clump, II, MD

Podium Presentation:

  • Second Prize in the Basic Sciences category of Podium Competition for his presentation "A Genetic Variant of AFAP110 Effeciently Activates cSrc" at GME Week 2009, May 31, 2009; West Virginia University School of Medicine; Morgantown, WV.

Cristina Demian, MD, PhD

  • The National Cancer Institute has awarded $73,250 (for one year) to the University of Kentucky Research Foundation (UKRF) for the project entitled "InterACTS: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Colorectal Cancer Screening (3U01CA114622-04S3A1). UKRF has agreed to subcontract with West Virginia Research Corporation for the execution of this award, whose Project Leader is Cristina Demian, MD, MPH (WVU). Work on this project started in January 2009.

Podium Presentation:

  • Third Prize in the Educational category of Podium Competition for her presentation "2008 Survey of Colonoscopy Capacity in West Virginia" at GME Week 2009, May 31, 2009; West Virginia University School of Medicine; Morgantown, WV. 

Ramin Javan, MD

Podium Presentations:

  • Second Prize in the Educational category of Podium Competition for his presentation "Interactive 3D Simulation of the Middle Ear, Pterygopalatine Fossa and Orbit: A First Person Shooter Serious Gaming Project with Radiologic Correlates" at GME Week 2009, May 31, 2009; West Virginia University School of Medicine; Morgantown, WV.

Poster Presentations:

  • Jeun BS, Javan R, Hagspiel KD "Building Your Own Case Library: Development of a Standalone, Flash-based PACS for Use in Multimedia Presentations." Scientific Poster Presentation. Radiologic Society of North America 2008 Annual Meeting November 30 - December 5, Chicago, Illinois.
  • Jeun BS, Javan R, Hagspiel KD "Building Your Own Case Library: Development of a Standalone, Flash-based PACS for Use in Multimedia Presentations." Scientific Poster Presentation. Radiologic Society of North America 2008 Annual Meeting November 30 - December 5, Chicago, Illinois.
  • Javan R , Jeun BS, Payne SC. "An Interactive 3D game of the Pterygopalatine Fossa" Scientific Poster Presentation. American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery 2008 Annual Meeting, September 21-24, Chicago, Illinois.
  • Javan R, Jeun BS, Hagspiel KD. "Interactive 3D Simulation of Head & Neck and Vascular Anatomy with Radiologic Correlates: A First-Person Shooter 'Serious Gaming' Project" Scientific Poster Presentation. Radiologic Society of North America 2008 Annual Meeting November 30 - December 5, Chicago, Illinois.
  • Javan R , Gay SB, Kaufmann TJ, Norton PT, Bozlar U, Hagspiel KD. "A Systematic Approach to Reading CT Pulmonary Angiography: An Interactive Web-based Tutorial", Education Exhibit. Radiologic Society of North America 2008 Annual Meeting, Nov 30 - Dec 5, Chicago, Illinois.
  • Javan R , Payne SP. "What's the Influence of Online Education, "Smart" Technology, and Nanotechnology on the Practice of Otolaryngology?" American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery 2008 Annual Meeting Bulletin. September 21 - 24, Chicago, Illinois.

Publications:

  • Tholpady A, Javan, R and Ogle RC. "Functions of Osteoclasts during Development." Birth Defects Research, Part C Embryo Today: Reviews, Accepted for Publication, 2008.
  • Olazagasti JM, Javan R. "Testicular Ultrasound: A Review" Journal of Applied Radiology. Accepted for Publication, 2008.
  • Amirghofran AA, Emami Nia A, Javan R. "Ascending aortic pseudoaneurysm following aortic valve replacement: watch the tip of cardioplegia cannula!" Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. Accepted for Publication, 2008.
  • Jeun BS, Javan R, Gay SB, Olazagasti JM, Bassignani MJ. Informatics in Radiology: An Inexpensive Distance Learning Solution for Delivering High-Quality Live Broadcasts. Radiographics. 2008 Sept-Oct; 28(5);1251-8.
  • Brady WJ, Javan R, Punja M. "Electrocardiographic manifestations of cardiac inflammatory disorders." American Journal of Emergency Medicine, Accepted for Publication, 2009.

Bryan Jeun, MD

  • Javan R , Jeun BS, Payne SC. "An Interactive 3D game of the Pterygopalatine Fossa" Scientific Poster Presentation. American Academy of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery 2008 Annual Meeting, September 21-24, Chicago, Illinois.
  • Javan R, Jeun BS, Hagspiel KD. "Interactive 3D Simulation of Head & Neck and Vascular Anatomy with Radiologic Correlates: A First-Person Shooter 'Serious Gaming' Project" Scientific Poster Presentation. Radiologic Society of North America 2008 Annual Meeting November 30 - December 5, Chicago, Illinois.
  • Jeun BS, Javan R, Gay SB, Olazagasti JM, Bassignani MJ. Informatics in Radiology: An Inexpensive Distance Learning Solution for Delivering High-Quality Live Broadcasts. Radiographics. 2008 Sept-Oct; 28(5);1251-8.
  • Jeun BS, Javan R, Hagspiel KD "Building Your Own Case Library: Development of a Standalone, Flash-based PACS for Use in Multimedia Presentations." Scientific Poster Presentation. Radiologic Society of North America 2008 Annual Meeting November 30 - December 5, Chicago, Illinois.

Justin Saunders, MD

  • Stratton, TD, Saunders, JA, Elam, CL. “Changes in Medical Students’ Emotional Intelligence: An Exploratory Study”, Teaching and Learning in Medicine, (20)3 279-284.

Gail Shaffer, MD

  • 1st place in Clinical Venue category at 2010 GME Week competition for presentation "Physician Perceptions of Doctor Shopping in West Virginia"

Austin Vargo, MD

Poster Presentation:

  • "Prospective Evaluation of Patient-Reported Quality-of-Life Outcomes Following SBRT + Cetuximab for Locally-Recurrent, Previously-Irradiated Head-and-Neck Cancer". American College of Radiology. Ft. Myers, Florida; February 25, 2012.