Research Day presenters discussed their work and took viewer questions during a 20-minute question-and-answer session on Zoom. This year's poster presentations can be found on the Research Day homepage or on the EVMS YouTube channel.

Watch the Room D Q&A session hosted on Zoom.

  • Meeting ID: 929 9471 6893
  • Passcode: 322338

Room D Schedule

2:40 – 3 p.m.

  • David Brodnik, MD Program: “Craniofacial Injuries Associated with Standing Electric Scooter Use: A Query of the National Electronic Injury Surveillance System (NEISS)”
  • Kyle Deivert, MD Program: “Management of Multiple Rib Fractures in Trauma Patients”
  • Wihan Du Plessis, MD Program: “COVID19 Pandemic Impact on Pediatric Orthopedic Trauma”

3 – 3:20 p.m. 

  • Rohan Dod, MD Program: “Improving the Recognition of a "No Hit Zone" in a Pediatric Practice”
  • Virginia Evans, MD Program: “Impact of COVID-19 on families of children with autism spectrum disorder”
  • Morgan Shelton, MD Program: “Early indicators of potential behavioral health concerns in toddlers”
  • Miranda Teixeira, MD Program: “Inconsistencies in ASQ measurements of infant social and behavioral health”
  • Zachary Yorke, MD Program: “Improving Recognition of a "No Hit Zone" in Parents of Children 6 Months to 5 Years of Age in an Urban General Academic Pediatrics Clinic”

3:20 – 3:40 p.m.

  • Madeleine Chasse, MD Program: “Comparison of Clinical Knowledge Acquisition at Pilot Sites Following Helping Babies Breathe/Essential Care for Every Baby Course Implementation in the Dominican Republic”
  • Megan Duggins, MD Program: “Allergists Lead Anaphylaxis Preparedness Virtual Workshops for Early Childhood Professionals Amidst The COVID-19 Pandemic”
  • Emmanuel Marfo, MD Program: “Analysis of Treatments of Anaphylaxis Cases in the Emergency Department at CHKD from 2010-2020”
  • Levi Schiefer, MD Program: “An Analysis of the Demographics, Etiologies, and Symptoms of Anaphylaxis amongst Pediatric Patients at a Local Emergency Department in Norfolk, Virginia”

3:40 – 4 p.m.

  • Riccardo De Cataldo, MD Program: “Goals and Requirements for Mentorship in an Academic Pediatric Specialty Practice”
  • Shakira Young, Medical Master’s Program: “Analyzing the Initial Resident Recruitment Season After an Expedited Interdepartmental Program Merger”

4 – 4:20 p.m.

  • Oluwatobi Akande, MD Program: “Managing the gap in General Academic Pediatrics (GAP) regarding food insecurity”
  • Katherine Becker, MD Program: “Characterizing Food Security Within Hispanic Communities of Hampton Roads, Accomack and Northampton Counties”
  • Brandon Euker, MD Program: “Overall Survival and Racial Disparity for Triple Negative Breast Cancer (TNBC) Patients in Hampton Roads, Virginia”
  • Zakary Kolkey, MD Program: “Analysis of Racial Disparities in Pancreatic Cancer Survival, Diagnosis and Treatment in the Greater Hampton Roads Area”

4:20 – 4:40 p.m.

  • Abigail Fariscal, MD Program: “A rare case of isolated neurosarcoidosis”
  • Sudarshan Mohan, MD Program: “Conversion Disorder to Marburg Variant Multiple Sclerosis - An Unnerving Tale”
  • Keshin Purohit, MD Program: “An Interesting Case of Rapidly Progressive Primary Lateral Sclerosis”
  • Eunice Wu, MD Program: “Incidental Finding of Subcarinal Air Cyst or Tracheobronchial Diverticulum”