2018 Research Symposium

2018 Research Symposium

Congratulations Winners

KCU Student Award for Research
Lauren McLean (Research Track, Biomedical Sciences, COB, 2018)
“The Neuroprotective Effects of Edaravone on the Plasma Membrane Calcium-ATPase”

First Place In Poster Presentation
Q. Vinh Tran (KC COM 2019)
“In-Hospital Outcomes of Patients With Chronic Kidney Disease Who Undergo Open Mitral Commissurotomy for Mitral Valve Stenosis”

Second Place In Poster Presentation
Adrianna Darwish (KC COM 2018)
“Osteopathic Structural Findings in Women During Menstruation”

Betty Jo White, DO, FACOS, Prize for Research
Ryan Coute (KC COM 2018)
“The Public Health Burden of Cardiac Arrest in the United States”

Resident Research Award
Sheppard Peng, DO
“Predictive values of parathyroid surgery in a community hospital in Southern Missouri”

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Meet the Speakers

KCU 2018 Research Symposium Keynote Speaker Dr. Sid O'ByrantKeynote: Dr. Sid O'Bryant

"Precision Medicine Alzheimer's Disease"
Professor of Pharmacology and Neurosciences, University of North Texas, Health Science Center

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KCU 2018 Research Symposium Guest Speaker Dr. Adam ParksGuest Speaker: Dr. Adam Parks

"The Neuropsychological Impact of Parkinson-Plus Syndromes"
Clinical Neuropsychologist, Licensed Psychologist, Dept. of Neuropsychology, The KU Health System and Clinical Assistant Professor, Depts. of Neurology and Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, KU Medical Center Read full bio

KCU 2018 Research Symposium Faculty Speaker Dr. Jeff StaudingerFaculty Speaker: Dr. Jeff Staudinger

Professor and Interim Chair, Department of Basic Sciences-Joplin, Kansas City University

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