Annual Research Symposium

The 2017 Conemaugh Regional Research Symposium took place April 12, 2017 at the Pasquerilla Conference Center in Johnstown, PA.


Oral Presentations

1st Place – Daniel Urias, MD
Preoperative Decontamination to Reduce Infections in Elective and Emergent Lower Extremity Repairs

2nd Place – Shane Sergent, DO
Use of Region-specific Human Papilloma Virus Serotypes in Improving Cervical Cancer Prevention Methods in Peru

3rd Place – Grayson Goldman, DO
Comparison of Intubation Modalities in Cadaver Models While Wearing Personal Protective Equipment


Poster Presentations

2nd Place – Asad Ullah, MD
MRSA: An Emerging Cause of Prostrate Abscess

People’s Choice – Khandakar Hussain, MD
Guillain-Barre Syndrome Variant Presented as Progressive Bilateral Ptosis and Gait Disturbance


Original Research Manuscript

Shane Sergent, DO
Assessing the Risk of Pediatric Double Burden in International Models


Case Study

R. Scott Taylor, DO
Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy Presenting as Wellens Syndrome