Excellence in Medical Student Research

student Research


A Collection of 2018 Medical Student Research
from the University of Alberta

 
 
 

 

MD Class of 2019

Comparison of Oncological Outcomes of Salvage Cryotherapy After Radiation Therapy Compared to Primary Cryotherapy: 10 Year Experience at a Large Canadian Referral Center
BAIN, ALEXANDRA

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Infectious Complications Following Transrectal Ultrasound Guided Biopsy of the Prostate (Edmonton Zone)
BAIN, ALEXANDRA

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Planning for Tomorrow, Today: Engaging Medical Students in Equitable Physician Workforce Policy
HACKETT, FINOLA & MAHJOUB, YASAMIN

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Antenatal IVIG in Gestational Alloimmune Liver Disease
REGAN, SHAUNA

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Mutations in HNRNPU and Childhood Neurocognitive Dysfunction: Whole Exome Sequencing Identifies Two Novel Disease-Associated Variants
ROSTON, ALEXANDRA

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Oncology SONAR: Researching Interactions Between Natural Health Products and Angiogenesis Inhibitors Used in Cancer Therapy: A Review
SINGH, RADHIKA

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Bimanual Coordination in Team-Based Precision Cutting
WANG, BETTY

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Automated Identification of Vertebral Compression Fractures Reported by Radiologists on Routine Chest Radiography
WIEBE, HENRY

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MD Class of 2020


 

Assessment of Childhood Advancement in Executive Function by Way of an Enhanced Learning Curriculum
AMATTO, ALYCIA

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An Overview of Systematic Reviews on Dietary Interventions for Chronic Fatigue in Diagnosed Rheumatological Diseases
ANTLE, DAVID

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Granulation Tissue Associated with Pediatric Gastrostomy Tubes
CROCKER, AVERY

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Three Cases of Alemtuzumab Associated Graves Disease Following Immunosuppression Withdrawal After Clinical Islet Transplantation
DUNN, ALANNA

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Tolerance to A-Antigen After Treatment of Infant or Adult Mice with MHC-Matched A-Expressing Blood Cells
FERSOVICH, JORDANA

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Recovery of Ejection Fraction in Heart Failure: Frequency, Predictors, and Prognosis
GHIMIRE, ANUKUL

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Blindness Following Severe Burn in Fluid Overresuscitated Patients
GROTSKI, COURTNEY

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Infliximab Dose to Level Study in Patients with Pediatric Crohn’s Disease
HUYNH, GERALDINE

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Quality of Warfarin Management in Canadian Primary Care
LIU, SHARON (YI HSUAN)

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Recovery of Stereopsis After Strabismus Surgery in X-linked Ocular Albinism
MA, JENNY

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End Stage Liver Disease Models and Ooutcomes in Pediatric Patients Supported With Short-Term Continuous Flow Ventricular Assist Devices
MALIK, GETANSHU

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Humanoid Robot-Based Distraction to Reduce Pain and Distress During Venipuncture in the Pediatric Emergency Department: A Randomized Clinical Trial
MANALOOR, ROBIN

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Novel Characterization of the Incidence and Risk Factors for Neonatal Hypoglycemia in the Premature Infant <33 Weeks
MITCHELL, NIKKI

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Use of Novel Plasma Biomarkers in Muscular Dystrophy Patients for Detection and Monitoring of Cardiac Disease
NICHOLS, BAILEY MISKEW

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HIV and STI Testing Barriers and Preferences Among Alberta GBTQ Men – A Representative Strategy via Community-Based Research
TAYLOR, MICHAEL

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Alberta Rectal Cancer Initiative: Implementation of a Provincial Rectal Cancer Clinical Pathway Quality Improvement Project
TAYLOR, MICHAEL

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Walking Exercise as a Symptom Improvement Therapy for Women in Menopause Transition and Postmenopausal: A Scoping Review
TURNER, CAILEY

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Preoperative Opioid Use Impacts Postoperative Patient-Reported Outcomes after Total Joint Arthroplasty: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
VERBEEK, WESLEY

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Helping Train Future Cardiac Surgeons Through Simulation
WALLACE, SEAN

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Relationship Between Peripheral Endothelial Dysfunction and Persistent Angina in Patients with Non-Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease
ZHU, YIMING (MICHAEL)

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MD Class of 2021

The Role of Burn Tissue and Denatured Small Leucine Rich Proteoglycans in the Activation of the Toll-like Receptor 4 Pathway
AGRAWAL, AMBIKA

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A Human Library Intervention to Address Bias Towards LGBTQ Individuals
ANDERSON, MICHELLE

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Making Child Health Evidence Usable to the Public: What Do Parents Want?
ANZINGER, HARRISON

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Role of TRPA1 Channel Expression in Pain Hypersensitivity in EAE Mice
BAINES, ERICA

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Grey Nuns Community Hospital (GNCH) General Internal Medicine-ED Triage Consultation Service
BARBER, PAUL

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Metagenomic Meta-Analysis Illuminates a Vast Universe of Genes in the Human Microbiome
BEAUDIN, MARC

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Prospective Evaluation of Patient Reported Outcome Measures after Urethroplasty
BEKKEMA, JORDAN

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The FAST Program: Improving Patient Access to General Surgery
BURNS, MARISSA

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An Examination of Trends in Patient-Centered Care, Specific to the Treatment of Substance Misuse and Mental Health Conditions, Using Data From a Family Medicine Residency Program
CHAPMAN, EMILY

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Neural Correlates of Transcranial Direct-Current Stimulation Enhanced Surgical Skill Acquisition
CIECHANSKI, PATRICK

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The Effectiveness of Emergency Department-Based Interventions for Patients with Advanced or End-Stage Illness: A Systematic Review
GHALAB, AMMAR

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Intraindividual Variability in Reaction Time and Gait with Increasing Cognitive Impairment in Lewy Body Disease and Associated Nucleus Basalis and Thalamic Atrophy
HOWELL, KERRY

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The Cancer Stem Cell Marker CD133 is Regulated by HIF-1a
JENSEN, KATHERINE

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Improving Cervical Cancer Screening Rates in HIV-Positive Women
JUGDUTT, BERNADINE

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Decellularization of Bovine Pericardium Reduces the Human Xenoreactive Immune Response
KANG, JIMMY

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Improving Timely Treatment of Patients with Suspected TTP University of Alberta
KARATHRA, JACQUELINE

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Targeting Incomplete Bowel Preparations for Inpatient Colonoscopies
LEE, AMANDA

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Patient Immersion Experience: Impact of a Mirrored Perspective in Medical Education
LENGKEEK, CONNOR

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Predicting Adverse Outcomes in Children with Shiga Toxin-Producing E. Coli (STEC) Using a Novel Prognostic Index
LIN, CHU YANG

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Concomitant Laparoscopic Ventral Hernia Repair with Bariatric Surgery: A Propensity-Matched Analysis of the Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program (MBSAQIP) Database
MOOLLA, MUHAMMAD

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Challenges with Return to Work Encountered by Out-of-Province Workers After an Occupational Injury
NIKAKHTARI, ZAHRA

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Utilization of 3D-printing to Generate Custom Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) Masks
PERRY, ALEXANDER

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Reducing Inappropriate Lab Ordering in General Internal Medicine Units at Misericordia Hospital
SAMWAYS, KRYSTLE

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Retrospective Review of Calgary Zone Hgb Transfusions for Iron Deficiency Anemia and Concordance with Clinical Guidelines
SIDDIQI, ZOHAIB

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Wear on Articulating Cartilage by Titanium Alloy and Cartilage
SUN, RUIXIANG

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An Increase in Coronary Blood Flow is Not Associated with Increased Cardiac Function During Ex Situ Heart Perfusion
TKACHUK, BRYCE

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Biomarkers of Pediatric Pnuemonia
UNDERSCHULTZ, JACK

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Delay in Acceptance of a Radiology-Initiated Notification for Lung Cancer Leads to Increased Wait Times for Treatment
VALJI, YASMIN

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Efficacy of Parenteral Agents to Reduce Pain in Patients with Acute Migraine in Emergency Settings: A Systematic Review
VISSER, LLOYD

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Platelet-Rich Plasma Therapy for Osteoarthritis: A Review of Patient-Reported Outcomes
WICIJOWSKI, TARYN

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Dynamic Hip Screw Side-Plate Configurations Minimally Influence Predicted Failure Loads by CT-Based Finite Element Analysis
YEE, NICHOLAS

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MD Class of 2022

The People Left Behind: Four Victims of the Destruction of the Late Bronze Age City of Azekah
BERENDT, KARL

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IL33 Orchestrates the Brain Tumor Microenvironment to Promote Glioma Progression
DE BOECK, ASTRID

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Changes in DNA Double Strand Break (DSB) Repair During Cellular Aging
KLEMENT, KAROLIN

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Discovery of a Novel Dystrophin Isoform in the Heart
NGUYEN, QUYNH

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MD Class of 2022

Combination of Fluid-Attenuated Inversion Recovery (FLAIR) and Diffusion Tensor Imaging (DTI) for Visualization and Microstructural Assessment of the Trigeminal Nerve
DANYLUK, HAYDEN

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