Publications and Presentations : 2010

Publications for 2010

INTERNAL MEDICINE RESIDENCY RESEARCH PROFILE

Articles

PGY-3

  • Wierda WG, Castro JE, Aguillon R, Sampath D, Jalayer A, McMannis J, Prussak CE, Keating M, Kipps TJ. A phase I study of immune gene therapy for patients with CLL using a membrane-stable, humanized CD154. Leukemia. 2010
  • Andres F Carrion, Peter Hosein, Eugene Cooper, Gilberto Lopes, Liset Pelaez, Caio Rocha-Lima. Severe colitis associated with docetaxel use: a report of four cases. World J Gastrointest Oncol, In-press.
  • Andres F Carrion, Fabrizio Fabrizi, Paul Martin. Hepatitis C virus infection in patients with chronic kidney disease. In: International Transplantation Updates: Viral hepatitis in solid organ recipients. Editor: Marina Berenguer, MD. Barcelona, Spain: Permanyer publications; 2010: 1-12.
  • Andres F Carrion, Seth Sclair, Paul Martin. Treating HCV in patients with ESRD prior to kidney transplant – Yes or no? IN: Controversies in Hepatology: The Experts Analyze Both Sides. Editor: Donald Jensen, MD. Slack Inc. Publications; Chicago, IL. In-press.
  • Michel Velez, Astrid Belalcazar, Gelenis Domingo, Marcelo Blaya, Luis E Raez and Edgardo Santos. Accelerated second-line or maintenance chemotherapy versus treatment at disease progression in NSCLC. Expert Rev. Anticancer Ther. 10 (4) (2010)
  • Joaquin Barnoya, Raul Mejia, Debora Szeinman, Carlos E Kummerfeldt. Tobacco point-of-sale advertising in Guatemala City, Guatemala and Buenos Aires, Argentina. Tobacco Control 2010;19:334-341.
  • Kummerfeldt CE, Barnoya J, Bero L. Philip Morris involvement in the development of an air quality laboratory in El Salvador. Tob. Control 2009;18;241-244.
  • A. Stefanovic, D. M. Hansra, N. Montague, I. Akunyili, A. Harzand, Y. Natkunam, M. de la Ossa, G. E. Byrne and I. S. Lossos. Oral and extraoral plasmablastic lymphoma: Similarities and differences in clinicopathological characteristics. Journal of Clinical Oncology, 2010 ASCO Annual Meeting Proceedings (Post-Meeting Edition). Vol 28, No 15_suppl (May 20 Supplement), 2010: e18539.
  • Damien Hansra, Naomi Motague, Alexandra Stefanovic, Ikechukwu Akunyili, Arash Harzand, Yasoda Natkunam. Oral and Extraoral Plasmablastic Lymphoma. Similarities and Differences in Clinicopathologic Characteristics. Am J Clin Pathol 2010;134:710-719.
  • Kistler AD, Peev V, Forst AL, El Hindi S, Altintas MM, Reiser J., Enzymatic disease of the podocyte. Pediatr Nephrol. 2010 Jun;25(6):1017-23. Epub 2010 Feb 4.
  • Hui-Hui Tan, MD, Virmani Sharad, MD, Martin, Paul, MD. Controversies in the Management of Alcoholic Liver Disease. Mount Sinai Journal of Medicine, 2009 Oct;76(5):484-98.

PGY-2

  • David Baidal, Raquel Faradji, Shari Messinger, Tatiana Froud, Kathy Mondroy, Camillo Ricordi, Rodolfo Alejandro. Early Metabolic Markers of Islet Allograft Dysnfunction. Transplantation. Vol 87. N5. 689-697.
  • Michael Hoosien, James Vredenburgh, Julio Alberto Lanfranco, Roberto Ochoa, Philip Robinson, Robert Martinez, Carlos Singer, and Orlando Silva. “A Myxoid Chondrosarcoma Associated with an Anti-Hu-Positive Paraneoplastic Encephalomyelitis.” Journal of Neuro-Oncology. May 5th, 2010.
  • Krüger B, Krick S, Dhillon N, Lerner SM, Ames S, Bromberg JS, Lin M, Walsh L, Vella J, Fischereder M, Krämer BK, Colvin RB, Heeger PS, Murphy BT, Schröppel B. Donor Toll-like receptor 4 contributes to ischemia and reperfusion injury following human kidney transplantation. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 106(9):3390-5, 2009.
  • Ju W, Eichinger F, Bitzer M, Oh J, McWeeney S, Berthier CC, Shedden K, Cohen CD, Henger A, Krick S, Kopp JB, Stoeckert CJ Jr, Dikman S, Schröppel B, Thomas DB, Schlondorff D, Kretzler M, Böttinger EP. Renal gene and protein expression signatures for prediction of kidney disease progression. Am J Pathol. 2174(6):2073-85, 2009.
  • Xavier S, Niranjan T, Krick S, Zhang T, Ju W, Shaw AS, Schiffer M, Böttinger EP. TbetaRI independently activates Smad- and CD2AP-dependent pathways in podocytes. J Am Soc Nephrol. 20(10):2127-37, 2009.
  • Xavier, S, Gilbert, V, Rastaldi,, MP, Krick, S, Kollins, D, Reddy, D, Bottinger, E, Cohens, C, Schlondorff, D. BAMBI is expressed in endothelial cells and is regulated by lysosomal/autolysosomal degradation. PLOS One 2010 (in press).
  • Hebert K, Marzouka GR, Julian E, Cortazar FB, Dias A, Tamariz L, 2010. Prevalence Of Vaccination In Systolic Heart Failure: A Prospective Study Of 549 Patients By Race, Ethnicity And Gender. Congest Heart Fail. In Press (accepted: 19 Jul 2010)
  • Figueroa RA, Lozano LE, Romero IC, Cardona MT, Prager M, Pacheco R, Diaz YR, Tellez JA, Saravia NG.. Detection of Leishmania in unaffected mucosal tissues of patients with cutaneous leishmaniasis caused by Leishmania (Viannia) species.. The Journal of Infectious Diseases. 2009 Aug; 200(4): 638-646. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 19569974.
  • Zea DF, Prager M, Figueroa RA, Miranda MC.. Mucosal complication of cutaneous leishmaniasis. Biomedica. 2009 Mar; 29(1): 9-11. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 19753833.
  • Andres F Carrion, Seth Sclair, Paul Martin. Treating HCV in patients with ESRD prior to kidney transplant – Yes or no? IN: Controversies in Hepatology: The Experts Analyze Both Sides. Editor: Donald Jensen, MD. Slack Inc. Publications; Chicago, IL. In-press.
  • Sudhindra A, Ochoa R, and Santos ES. Biomarkers, Prediction and Prognosis in Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer: The Platform for Personalized Treatment. Clinical Lung Cancer 2010.
  • Konno, T., Chen, D., Wang, L., Wakimoto, H., Teekakirikul, P., Nayor, M., Kawana, M. Eminaga, S., Gorham, J.M., Pandya, K., Smithies, O., Naya, F.J., Olson, E.N., Seidman, J.G. Seidman, C.E. (2010). Heterogeneous myocyte enhancer factor-2 (Mef2) activation in myocytes predicts focal scarring in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 107(42): 18097-18102.
  • Teekakirikul, P., Eminaga, S., Toka, O., Alcalai, R., Wang, L., Wakimoto, H., Nayor, M., Konno,T., Gorham, J.M., Wolf, C.M., Kim, J.B., Schmitt, J.P., Molkentin, J.D., Norris, R.A., Tager, A.M.,Hoffman, S.R., Markwald, R.R., Seidman, C.E., Seidman, J.G. (2010). Cardiac fibrosis in mice with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy is mediated by non-myocyte proliferation and requires Tgf-beta.J. Clin Invest. 120(10): 3520-3529.
  • Alcalai, R., Wakimoto, H., Arad, M., Planer, D., Konno, T., Wang, L., Seidman, J.G., Seidman,C.E., Berul, C.I. (2010). Prevention of ventricular arrhythmia and calcium dysregulation in a catecholaminergic polymorphic ventricular tachycardia mouse model carrying Calsequestrin-2 mutation. J. Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2010 Aug 30.
  • Wang, L., Seidman, J.G., and Seidman C. E. (2010). Harnessing molecular genetics for diagnosis &. management in hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Annals of Internal Medicine 152(8): 513-520.
  • Wang LB, Seidman JG, Seidman CE. (2009). Using molecular genetics to guide the diagnosis and treatment of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Zhonghua Xin Xue Guan Bing Za Zhi 37(12):1063-1068. Chinese.
  • Mobine, H.R., Baker, A.B., Wang, L., Wakimoto, H., Jacobsen, K.C., Seidman, C.E., Seidman,J.G., and Edelman, E.R. (2009). Pheochromocytoma-induced cardiomyopathy is modulated by the
    synergistic effects of cell-secreted factors. Circ Heart Fail 2: 121-128.

PGY-1

  • Castillo M, Freitas BC, Rosene ML, Drigo RA, Grozovsky R, Maciel RM, Patti ME, Ribeiro MO, Bianco AC. Impaired metabolic effects of a thyroid hormone receptor beta-selective agonist in a mouse model of diet-induced obesity. Thyroid. 2010 May;20(5):451-2.
  • Singh V, Martinezclark P, Pascual M, Shaw ES, O’Neill WW. Cardiac biomarkers – the old and the new: a review. Coron Artery Dis. 2010 Jun;21(4):244-56.
  • Singh V, Patel A, Shaw ES, Martinezclark P, O’Neill WW. Very late bare metal stent thrombosis: Review of an often catastrophic outcome. Valves & Chambers, The journal of Cardiology. 2010; Sep;1:(3).
  • Shaw ES, Singh V, Martinezclark P, O’Neill WW. Very late (10-year-old) bare metal stent thrombosis. Cardiology. 2010;115(2):127-129.
  • Kistler AD, Peev V, Forst AL, El Hindi S, Altintas MM, Reiser J., Enzymatic disease of the podocyte. Pediatr Nephrol. 2010 Jun;25(6):1017-23. Epub 2010 Feb 4.

Poster presentations:

PGY-3

  • Aguillon RA, Brito JP. Takotsubo Cardiomyophathy: Case report. SGIM. Miami, FL, 2009.
  • Jeon, J, Aguillon Prada R, Faul C, Reiser J, Rocordi C, Munder P, Fornoni A. Nephrin and Dynamin share functions in the process of glucose stimulated insulin release. American Society of Nephrology Renal Week Meeting. Denver, CO, 2010
  • Brito JP, Sosa A. Hypertriglyceridemic Pancreatitis in a Newly Diagnosed Idiopathic-Type I Diabetes Mellitus with Diabetic Ketoacidosis. An Opportunity to Learn About Insulin Therapy for Severe Hypertriglyceridemia. Poster Presentation at ACP Florida Chapter. St. Pete Beach, Florida, 2009.
  • Brito JP, Aguillon R. An Unusual Routine Chest X Ray. Poster Presentation at ACP Florida Chapter. Weston, Florida, 2009.
  • Andres F Carrion, Diego M Carrion. Hyperglycemia-induced paroxysmal hemichorea-hemiballismus and stroke. Poster presentation, American Medical Association 2010 Resident and Fellow section research symposium. San Diego, CA, November 5th, 2010.
  • Andres F Carrion, George Sanchez, Jeffrey B Raskin. Acute intestinal ischemia secondary to median arcuate ligament syndrome and paroxysmal nocturnal hemoglobinuria. Poster presentation, American College of Gastroenterology 75th Annual scientific meeting 2010. San Antonio, TX, October 17th, 2010.
  • Andres F Carrion, Mia Hindi, Hendrikus Vanderveldt. Groove pancreatitis. Poster presentation, American College of Gastroenterology 75th Annual scientific meeting 2010. San Antonio, TX, October 17th, 2010.
  • Andres F Carrion, Peter J Hosein. Unusual gastrointestinal complications associated with systemic anti-neoplastic chemotherapy. Poster presentation, American College of Physicians 2010 meeting. Orlando, FL, March 27th, 2010.
  • Andres Carrion. Pseudomembranous colitis associated with chemotherapy. Poster presented in ACP Florida Chapter Meeting, St. Pete Beach 2009.
  • Colasanti, J, Nugyen, L, Tjin Kon Kiem, J, Deeb, K, Jayaweera, D. Disparities in Response to HIV-treatment between Haitians, African Americans and Hispanics living in the U.S 2010 National Summit on HIV Diagnosis, Prevention and Access to Care, Nov 17 – 19, 2010
  • Colasanti, J, Nugyen, L, Tjin Kon Kiem, J, Jayaweera, D. The Role of Ethnicity in Treatment Response to Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy. Social Medicine Advocacy, Research and Training Forum, April 24, 2009
  • Colasanti J, Mechaber HF. The CAT’s Out of the Bag: An Unusual Case of Dyspnea in a Young Woman. Annual Society of General Internal Medicine National Meeting, May 2009
  • Damas O MD, Jahann D MD, Smith C MD, Deshpande AR MD, Sussman DA MD, Tamariz L MD, MPH, Abreu MT MD. Afro-Caribbeans and Hispanics Have Distinct Phenotypic Manifestations of Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD). Poster presentation at the 2009 ACG Annual Meeting.
  • Duffo C. Prevalence of cytomegalovirus and Epstein-Barr virus in colorectal cancer tissue as compared to non-neoplastic tissue from patients with long-standing ulcerative colitis. Poster presentation at the ACG 2009 Annual meeting.
  • C.E. Kummerfeldt, J. Avecillas, J. Lascano, D. Kett, T. Cleary. Clinical Characteristic and Outcomes of Patients with Tuberculosis Admitted to the Medical Intensive Care Unit. American Thoracic Society International Conference, May 14-19 2010; New Orleans, Louisiana.
  • A. Yarur, C.E. Kummerfeldt, P. Martin, R. Ghanta. Acute viral hepatitis A triggering an exacerbation of chronic hepatitis B and concomitant autoimmune hepatitis. American College of Gastroenterology Annual Conference, Oct. 15-20 2010. San Antonio, Texas.
  • Leone P. Neoadjuvant platinum-based chemotherapy (CT) for triple-negative locally advanced breast cancer (LABC): retrospective analysis of 125 patients. ASCO Annual Meeting 2009.
  • Marsicano E. A Case of Mastocytosis. Poster Presentation at ACP Florida Chapter Meeting 2009.
  • Marsicano E, Kubiliun N, Sussman D. Mastocystosis: A Rare Presentation of a Rare Disease. Poster Competition at ACP 2009 Conference, St. Petersburg Florida.
  • Marsicano E, Kubilun N, Sussman D. A Rare Case of Hepatotoxicity. Poster Competition at FMA 2010 Conference, Orlando Florida.
  • Marsicano E, Reddy C, Nouri N. Common Complaint, Rare Disease. Poster Competition at ACP 2010 Conference, Fort Lauderdale Florida
  • Lara Paraskos, MD, S. Chakko, MD. Regional Cardiac Tamponade Case Report. Poster presented at annual Florida Medical Association meeting in Orlando, FL, August 2010
  • Lara Paraskos MD, Mariela A. Blum, Maricer Escalon, Annapoorna Ferrell, Erin Kobetz, and Joseph Rosenblatt. Defining Outcomes in Hispanic Aggressive Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Patients. Blood (ASH Annual Meeting Abstracts), Nov 2009; 114: 4542.
  • Lara Paraskos. Knowledge of Human Papilloma Virus Infection among Haitian Women in the Little Haiti community of South Florida. Poster presentation at the 2009 ACP conference in St. Petersburg, FL and JOURNAL OF WOMEN’S HEALTH (Women’s Health Annual Congress Abstracts), Volume 19, Number 3, 2010; 262.
  • Tupayachi M, Symes S. A Unique Presentation of Pleural Atypical Mycobacteria with Epidural, Paraspinal and Soft Tissue Abscesses in an HIV patient with Immune Response Inflammatory Syndrome. Poster presentation at the ACP Florida Chapter Meeting at St. Pete Beach, FL 2009.
  • Sharad V, Arosemena L, Schiff E, Tzakis A, et al. Does Liver Transplant Confer Survival or Rejection Advantages on Intestinal Transplantation? A Single Center Experience of 105 patients. International Small Bowel Transplant Symposium. Bologna, Italy September 17, 2009
  • Sharad V, Feagans J, Barkin J. Acute Renal Infarct As An Uncommon Cause of Abdominal Pain. A Case Report. American College of Gastroenterology, San Diego, Ca. October 26, 2009.
  • Leopoldo A, MD, Sharad Virmani, Eugene Schiff, Paul Martin, et al. Does kidney transplantation affect the survival of a subsequent liver transplantation? Single center experience; AASLD October 31, 2009.

PGY-2

  • Damas O MD, Jahann D MD, Smith C MD, Deshpande AR MD, Sussman DA MD, Tamariz L MD, MPH, Abreu MT MD. Afro-Caribbeans and Hispanics Have Distinct Phenotypic Manifestations of Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD). Poster presentation at the 2009 ACG Annual Meeting.
  • Stefanovic A, Dammrich D, Tzakis A, Lossos I. Post-transplant lymphoproliferative disease in liver transplant recipients: A single institution experience. ASH – the 2010 American Society of Hematology Conference. Online in the November 19 supplemental volume of Blood.
  • Michael Hoosien. “CXCL12 and Cardiac Stem Cell Differentiation.” University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology NHLBI Institutional Training Grant Post-Doctoral Seminar. Miami, Florida, May 27th, 2010.
  • Claudia O. Rodrigues, Lina A. Shehadeh, Michael Hoosien, Karel Calero, Ines Chopra, Nicholas F. Tsinoremas, Keith A. Webster, and Nanette H. Bishopric. “Clonal variation reveals subpopulations of stem cells committed to myogenic and vasculogenic lineages in adult mouse myocardium.” American Heart Association Scientific Sessions 2009, Orlando, FL, November 14th-18th, 2009.
  • Michael Hoosien, Claudia O. Rodrigues, Lina Shehadeh, and Nanette H. Bishopric. “Stromal-Cell Derived Factor 1-Alpha and Tube Formation in Cardiac Progenitors.” Departments of Medicine, Pediatrics, and Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, 33136. 5th International Conference on Mesenchymal and Non-Hematopoietic Stem Cells, Austin, TX, November 12-14th, 2009.
  • Michael Hoosien, Claudia O. Rodrigues, Lina Shehadeh, and Nanette H. Bishopric. “SDF-1-Alpha and Cardiac Progenitor Cell Differentiation.” Departments of Medicine, Pediatrics, and Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, 33136. The New York Stem Cell Foundation Fourth Annual Translational Stem Cell Research Conference, New York, NY, October 13-14th, 2009.
  • Michael Hoosien, Claudia O. Rodrigues, Nanette H. Bishopric. “CXCL-12 and Angiogenic Potential in Stem Cells Native to the Heart.” Departments of Medicine, Pediatrics, and Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, 33136. American College of Physicians, Florida Chapter Scientific Meeting, St. Petersburg, FL, September 11-13th, 2009. Status: Abstract Accepted.
  • Michael Hoosien. “CXCL12 and Cardiac Stem Cells.” Division of Cardiology, Basic Science Grand Rounds. University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL, March 31st, 2009.
  • Michael Hoosien, Claudia O. Rodrigues, and Nanette H. Bishopric. “Effect of CXCL12 Loss on Cardiac Stem Cell Self-Renewal and Differentiation.” Departments of Medicine, Pediatrics and Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, 33136. University of Miami Cardiovascular Research Symposium, Miami, FL, March 11th, 2009.
  • Michael Hoosien, Claudia O. Rodrigues, and Nanette H. Bishopric. “The Effects of CXCL12 Loss on Cardiac Stem Cell Differentiation.” Departments of Medicine, Pediatrics and Molecular and Cellular Pharmacology, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, Florida, 33136. Eastern Atlantic Research Forum, Miami, FL, February 25th, 2009.
  • Marzouka GR, 2010. Depression Increases All-cause Mortality in Post Cardiac Surgery Patients: A Meta-analysis Of Prospective Cohort Studies, Poster presentation, American Heart Association Quality of Care and Outcomes Research in Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke 2010 Scientific Sessions (AHA QCOR10), Washington, DC
  • Marzouka GR, 2010. The Impact of JNC VII Recommendations for Controlling Blood Pressure in a Heart Failure Disease Management Program, Poster presentation, American Heart Association Quality of Care and Outcomes Research in Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke 2010 Scientific Sessions (AHA QCOR10), Washington, DC
  • Marzouka GR, 2010. Comparison of the Framingham Risk Score with Coronary Artery Disease Burden in Hispanics , Poster presentation, American Heart Association Quality of Care and Outcomes Research in Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke 2010 Scientific Sessions (AHA QCOR10), Washington, DC
  • Marzouka GR, 2010. Prevalence Of Vaccination In Systolic Heart Failure: A Prospective Study Of 549 Patients By Race/Ethnicity And Gender, Poster presentation, American College of Cardiology 59th Annual Scientific Session (ACC10), Atlanta, GA.
  • Akshay Sudhindra, M.D; Daniel Dammarich, M.D.; Roberto Ochoa, M.D.; et al. “BMI and Survival: A Retrospective Review of Women with Triple Negative Breast Cancer (An Update).” Poster Session. The 33rd San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium. San Antonio, Texas; 2010.
  • Akshay Sudhindra, M.D; Orlando Silva J.D, M.D, et al. “BMI and Survival: A Retrospective Review of Women with Triple Negative Breast Cancer.” Poster Session. The Fifth Inter-American Breast Cancer Conference. Cancun, Mexico; 2010.
  • Roberto Ochoa, M.D., Akshay Sudhindra, M.D.; Orlando Silva, J.D, M.D, et al. “Clinical Patterns of Breast Cancer Metastatic to Gynecological Organs and Pertioneum.” Poster Session. The Fifth InterAmerican Breast Cancer Conference. Cancun, Mexico; 2010.
  • Roberto Ochoa, M.D. Akshay Sudhindra, M.D; Orlando Silva, J.D, M.D, et al. “Small Cell Cancer of the Breast: Case Report.” Poster Session. The Fifth InterAmerican Breast Cancer Conference. Cancun, Mexico; 2010.

PGY-1

  • Castillo, Mellany. Disruption of thyroid hormone activation results in obesity, glucose intolerance and liver steatosis . Oral Communication. International thyroid congress. Paris Sep 2010.
  • Jose Caetano Villasboas, M.D.; Sergio Sanchiz; Elizabeth Custer; Morris Sasson; Michelle Biehl, M.D. Amyloid Cardiomyopathy Presenting in an 82-Year-Old Man. Orlando, FL. 2010 Florida Chapter American College of Physicians Associate Meeting.

Books Published

Casos Clinicos: semiologia y Publication. Ricardo Correa Marquez, Christian Ortega Loubon

Research in Progress:

Articles

  • Fornoni A, Sagheshima J, Changli W, Saenz M, Aguillon-Prada R, Jauregui AN, Li J, Mattiazzi A, Ciancio G, Chen L, Zilleruelo G, Abitbo C, Chandar J, Seeherunvong W, Ricordi C, Ikehata M, Rastaldi MP, Mundel P, Reiser J, Burke III GW. Rituximab affects podocyte sphingomyelination and protects from recurrent focal segmental glomerulosclerosis. The New England Journal of Medicine. (Submitted), 2010.
  • Amaral AP, Faul C, Scialla J, ‎Go AS, Feldman H, Keane M, Nessel L, St. JohnSutton ‎M, Morales A, Sloan A, Oskoue B, Hare JM, Gutierrez Orlando, Aguillon-Prada R, Isakova T, Mundel P, Chen J, Ojo A. Gadegbe C, Rosas S, Soliman E, Wolf M. Fibroblast Growth Factor 23 Induces Left Ventricular Hypertrophy. Nature Medicine. (Submitted), 2010
  • Colasanti, J, Nugyen, L, Tjin Kon Kiem, J, Deeb, K, Jayaweera, D.
    Disparities in Response to HIV-treatment between Haitians, African Americans and Hispanics living in the U.S. Paper in Submission to peer reviewed Journal
  • Gelenis Domingo, Cesar A. Perez, Michel Velez, Jennifer Cudris, Luis E. Raez, Edgardo S. Santos. Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor in Lung Cancer: A Successful Story of Targeted Therapy. (Submitted and revised, awaiting publication)
  • Ulas Darda Bayraktar, Gelenis C. Domingo, Jessica Linder, Denise Pereira. Azacitidine Combined with Gemtuzumab Ozogamicin in Patients with Relapsed or Refractory Acute Myeloid Leukemia. (Submitted to Am J Hematology – Submitted, awaiting approval)
  • Claudia O. Rodrigues, Lina A. Shehadeh, Michael Hoosien, Karel Calero, Ines Chopra, Nicholas F. Tsinoremas, Keith A. Webster, and Nanette H. Bishopric. “Clonal variation reveals subpopulations of stem cells committed to myogenic and vasculogenic lineages in adult mouse myocardium.” Circulation: Manuscript Submitted.
  • Haldane Porteous, Nadia Morgan, Julio Lanfranco, Larry Young and Oliver Lenz. Systemic Lupus Erythematosus associated with Type 4 Renal Tubular Acidosis: A case report and review of the literature. Journal of Medical Case Report (Submitted May 01, 2010)
  • Sudhindra A, Ochoa R, Silva O, and Pegram M Case Report: Pathologic Complete Response to Neoadjuvant Lapatinib-Letrozole in Homone Receptor Postive, HER2/neu Postitive Breast Cancer.. The Breast Journal 2010 (submitted).
  • Warsh, Sean. Successful Treatment of Anal Gland Adencarcinoma with Combined Modality Therapy. Gastrointestinal Cancer Research
  • Warsh, Sean. Case series on treatment of acute renal failure with steroids in patients whom ARF is their inital presentation of multiple myeloma. American Journal of Hematology.

Posters

  • Haldane Porteous. Martin Moehlen and Paul Martin. Focal Nodular Hyperplasia arising from an accessory liver lobe. ACP Poster Competition at the FL Chapter Annual Meeting 2010
  • Krick, S, St. Pierre, M, Gonzalez, C, Dahl, G, Conner, G, Salathe, M. ATP Release in Response to Hypotonic Stress from Human Airway Epithelial Cells is Decreased after Interferon-γ Treatment. (in preparation and ATS 2010 Poster Presentation).

Research projects

  • Ambros, Tadeu. Vogel. low dose xoloda as monotherapy for metastatic breast cancer
  • Ambros, Tadeu. Vogel. Survival in breast cancer after first relapse
  • Ambros, Tadeu. Hurley. Predictors of response to neoadj hormonal therapy in locally advanced breast cancer
  • Carrion, Andres. Colorectal cancer screening in minority populations.
  • El Hindi. Mentor: Dr Jochen Reiser. Molecular mechanisms of proteinuria. Identification of uPAR/suPAR as circulating factors altering the dynamic movement of podocytes and thus the filter barrier function.
  • El Hindi. Review article on TRPC6 channels in podocyte physiology currently in review
  • Kim, Tae Kon. Komanduru. Krishna.The role of ERK1 in human CD8+ memory T cell subsets and selective inhibition of human T cell memory subsets in allogeneic stem cell transplantation setting.
  • Mostafavifar, Ahmad. Patel, Aarti. Page, Clifton. Myerburg, Robert. Cost Effectiveness of EKG screening in athletes at NCAA division 1 University. Retrosprective Cohort.
  • Haldane Porteous. Efren Manjarrez. Allison Laboon. Azad Kab. The effect of Hospitalist Co-Management on Cancer patients admitted to a regional cancer cancer
  • Valle, Jose. Acute Kidney Injury- Epidemiologic Prospective Investigation AKI-EPI in patients admitted to MICU.