Zachary Clark Radiology Research Symposium

Program

Program Schedule

8:00 – 8:30: Continental Breakfast

8:30 – 8:45: Introduction

8:45 – 10:15: Oral Presentations

10:15 – 10:45: Electronic Exhibits Viewing

10:45 – 11:45: Keynote Address: Tessa Cook, MD, PhD on “Imaging AI: Now and Later”

11:45 – 12:00: Recognitions & Concluding Remarks

Keynote Speaker

Tessa Cook, MD, PhD

Associate Professor, University of Pennsylvania

Director, 3-D and Advanced Imaging Laboratory

Director, Center for Practice Transformation in Radiology

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Oral Presentations

Madeline Jentink, DO

Level: Resident
Faculty Mentor: Fred Lee, MD
Title: Hydrodissection: The Usual, The Unusual, and The Crazy

Ece MeramEce Meram, MD

Level: Resident
Faculty Mentor: John Swietlik, MD
Title: Can Portal Venous Interventions Help with Refractory Chylous Ascites or Chylothorax?

Vyshnavi Reddy, MD

Level: Resident
Faculty Mentor: Sandip Biswal, MD
Title: Light ‘Em Up! Early Experience Utilizing 18F-FDG PET/MRI to Pinpoint Pain Generators in Patients with Diagnostically Challenging Chronic Pain

Erik Winterholler, MD

Level: Resident
Faculty Mentor: Timothy Ziemlewicz, MD
Title: Reduction of Respiratory Motion Effect in Liver Histotripsy by Use of High Frequency Jet Ventilation

Stephen Polanski, MD

Level: Fellow
Faculty Mentor: J Louis Hinshaw, MD
Title: Pilot Study Evaluating the Efficacy of Organ Displacement Using Hydrogel, Outside of Prostate Radiation

Leslie Nelson, DO

Level: Fellow

First Oral Presentation

Faculty Mentor: Elizabeth Sadowski, MD
Title: The Impact of MRI after Ultrasound on Patient Management using the O-RADS Risk Score

Second Oral Presentation

Faculty Mentor: Perry Pickhardt, MD
Title: Longitudinal Intra-patient Changes in CT Body Composition Measures Associated with Semaglutide Use

Allison Couillard, MD

Level: Resident
Faculty Mentor: Fred Lee, MD
Title: Renal Bleeding Events with Histotripsy versus Cryoablation in a Porcine Model

Karla Wetley, MD

Level: Fellow
Faculty Mentor: Andrew Ross, MD
Title: Translating Musculoskeletal MRI Reports into Patient-friendly Summaries Using ChatGPT

Vansh Jain

Level: Medical Student
Faculty Mentor: Mark Kleedehn, MD and Erica Knavel Koepsel, MD
Title: A Large Single-Institution Review of Bard Denali IVC Filter Complication Rates

Electronic Exhibits

Current faculty, trainees and staff can access the PDF’s of the electronic exhibits on the Intranet. You will need to log into your UWHIS/Radiology account.

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Peter Cormier, MD

Level: Fellow
Faculty Mentor: Kenneth Lee, MD, MBA
Title: Where does it hurt? Variability in Location of Edema Relative to MRI Compatible Pain Marker in Collegiate Football Players with Hamstring Strain Injury

Emily Kruger, MD

Level: Resident
Faculty Mentors: Maria Daniela Martin Rother, MD; Jeffrey Kanne, MD; Brian Mullan, MD
Title: Phantoms of the Thorax

Kyle Lacy, MD

Level: Fellow
Faculty Mentors: Mitchell Daun, MD; Andrew Ross, MD
Title: Evaluating the Effectiveness of a Resident-Generated Musculoskeletal Anatomy Study Guide in Enhancing Radiology Resident Confidence and Proficiency in Interpreting Musculoskeletal MRI

Leslie Nelson, DO

Level: Fellow
Faculty Mentor: Perry Pickhardt, MD
Title: Spectrum of Heterotopic & Ectopic Splenic Conditions

Jacob McCallum, DO

Level: Fellow
Faculty Mentor: Andrew Ross, MD
Title: AI Chatbot Utility in Answering Patient Questions about Procedures.

Alexander Moeller, MD

Level: Resident

Electronic Exhibit #1

Faculty Mentor: Tabassum Kennedy, MD
Title: Sinus Tumors – What the Tumor Board Wants to Know

Electronic Exhibit #2

Faculty Mentor: John Symanski, MD
Title: Spotlight on Musculoskeletal Lymphoma: A Radiological Exploration of an Uncommon Entity

Electronic Exhibit #3

Faculty Mentor: Perry Pickhardt, MD
Title: Fully Automated CT Imaging Biomarkers of Bone, Muscle, and Fat: Correcting for the Effect of Intravenous Contrast during Angiographic Phase

Electronic Exhibit #4

Faculty Mentor: Perry Pickhardt, MD
Title: Comparing Automated Abdominal and Thoracic Aortic Agatston Measurements Derived from a Deep Learning-Based Model

Katharine Molinarolo, MD

Level: Fellow
Faculty Mentor: Perry Pickhardt, MD
Title: Signet Ring Cell Adenocarcinoma of the GI Tract: Tour of Common and Uncommon Appearances from the Esophagus to Rectum

Jessica Perry, MD

Level: Resident
Faculty Mentor: Joseph Tang, MD
Title: Atraumatic Non-Degenerative Back Pain: Missed Opportunities in Diagnosis

Elliott Russell, MD

Level: Resident
Faculty Mentor: John Swietlik, MD
Title: Let Me Show You The Way: How Electromagnetic Navigation Systems Can Improve Your Practice

Alankrit Shatadal, BS, BA

Level: Medical Student
Faculty Mentor: Allison Grayev, MD
Title: A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words: Correlating Description of Calcifications on Non Contrast Head CT with Final Diagnosis

Anna Sorensen, MD

Level: Resident
Faculty Mentor: Fred Lee, MD
Title: Real-Time Electromagnetic CT Navigation (E-CTN) for Percutaneous Needle Placement

Annie Zlevor

Level: Medical Student
Faculty Mentor: Fred Lee, MD
Title: CT-guided Percutaneous Interventions: Reduction of Metal Needle-Tip Artifact with Low Atomic Number Materials in Phantom and Porcine Models

In Memoriam

This symposium honors the memory of Zachary Clark, MD, a former radiology resident known for his excellent clinician skills, kindness, and enthusiasm for research. Neuroradiology was his primary focus, especially cerebrovascular disease research.

In the spirit of his passion for research, we dedicate this symposium to Dr. Zachary Clark.

Support Resident Research

Attending the Zachary Clark Radiology Research Symposium is only one way to support research endeavors by residents and fellows. You can also make a gift to the Zachary Clark Resident Research Fund. Established in memory of Dr. Zachary Clark, January 25, 1986 – March 6, 2017, this endowment supports research performed by the UW School of Medicine and Public Health Radiology residents and ACGME-accredited fellows.

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