UQ Ochsner Clinical School Research News

22 Jan 2017

OchsnerPlease remember to keep an eye on the Research Options for Ochsner Students webpage for all details of research options.

There is always a lot of research happening with the Ochsner student cohort. Below are some students and events to check out.

Current Ochsner Research Higher Degree students

MD-PhD

Stephen Chester

Daniel Bobo

Guy Helman

Miles Seidel

MD-MPhil

Sharon Del Vecchio

Sarah Vitug

Kelvin Kan

Hilary Keller (MBBS 2016)

Ryan Sullivan (MBBS 2016)

James Morong (MBBS 2016)

Graduated MBBS-MPhil

Daniel Lemor (MBBS 2013; MPhil 2014)

Katharine Thomas (MBBS 2015; MPhil 2016)

2017 Research Fellowship Awardees

Postdoctoral research fellowships at the Ochsner Clinical School provide a unique opportunity for recent, selected, doctoral degree recipients to continue to remain engaged in translational, clinical, and health services research while they await the start for their residency program. At Ochsner, post-doctoral research fellows work in a highly collaborative research environment with leading clinicians and clinician-scientists. 

2017 recipients are listed below  followed by their mentors and the title of their research. 

Lauren

Arthur

Ralph Corsetti, MD

Is there a correlation between increased tumor size and the biological aggressiveness in lymph node-negative breast cancer?

Hilary

Keller

 Li Li, MD, PhD; Xin Zhang, MD, PhD

Screening for tumor antigens in melanoma patients treated with molecular targeted inhibitors and immunotherapy

John

Kucharczyk

Marc Matrana, MD; Julia Cook, PhD

Metastatic Renal Cell Carcinoma Beyond the Third Line: a single institution experience

Ryan

Sullivan

 Li Li, MD, PhD

The Emerging Roles of Extracellular Vesicles Delivered by Lymph Node Stromal Cells in the Pathogenesis of Human Colorectal Cancer

James

Morong

Alfred Robichaux III, MD

The effect of insurance accommodation on maternal outcomes in Louisiana, USA

Pravitha

Jayapratap

Hernan Bazan, MD

Emerging role of noncoding RNAs in thincap fibroatheroma and atherosclerotic plaque vulnerability: Implications for stroke

Erica

Jones

Eboni Price-Haywood, MD; Gerald Denton, MD

Obesity Management in Primary Care within Ochsner Health System”

Tulsi

Shah

Julia Garcia-Diaz, MD

A closer look at multidrug resistant organisms in the liver transplant population: colonization rates and possible interventions

Josh

Hanna

Marcus Ware, MD

Retrospective Comparative Study Series to Evaluate Cost Utility, Effectiveness and Fusion Rates Between Autograft and Allograft in Spine Fusion Surgery

Robin

Ulep

 

 

2017 OCHSNER RESEARCH DAY 16th May 2017

Deadline for submissions is 31 January 2017 at 11pm

View more details and instructions

2016 UQ Ochsner Clinical School Culmination Celebration November 19 2016

See a copy of the program

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