5th Annual Regional Resident Research Day Winners

The 5th annual Regional Resident Research Day was held on March 26, 2021. This event included scientific presentations by residents from St. Joseph Mercy Oakland, St. Mary Mercy Livonia, and Wayne State University Anesthesia. Presenters discussed clinical case reports, quality improvement studies/educational innovation studies, and original research.

Residents gave over 80 presentations at the event. The winner results by category are listed below, with a more detailed list of their studies here. Thank you to all the participants in the regional event, who all did an excellent job, and congratulations to all our winners! If you have any questions, please contact: Melody Dankha at melody.dankha@stjoeshealth.org.

Original Research Presentation Winners:

  • First Place Winner: Kathleen Stipek, DO – Emergency Medicine – St. Mary Mercy Livonia
  • Second Place Winner: Kaitlin Zaki-Matias, MD and Christopher Zarour, MD – Diagnostic Radiology – St. Joseph Mercy Oakland
  • Third Place Winner: Shelby Booker, DO – OBGYN – St. Joseph Mercy Oakland

Quality Improvement Study Presentation Winners:

  • First Place Winner: Mehvish Khan, PharmD – Pharmacy – St. Joseph Mercy Oakland
  • Second Place Winner: Nick Mills, MD and Rajbir Pannu, MD – Transitional Year – St. Joseph Mercy Oakland
  • 1) Third Place Winner: Anna Shu, DO – General Surgery – St. Joseph Mercy Oakland
  • 2) Third Place Winner: Cameron Strong, MD – Transitional Year/Internal Medicine – St. Mary Mercy Livonia

Case Report Presentation Winners:

  • First Place Winner: Amie Gerodimos, DO – Psychiatry Resident – St. Mary Mercy Livonia
  • Second Place Winner: Jacob Gates, MD – Family Medicine – St. Mary Mercy Livonia
  • Third Place Winner: Jasmeet Kaur, MD and Parveen Dhillon, MS4 – Internal Medicine – St. Joseph Mercy Oakland

Critically Appraised Topic (CAT) presentation Winner:

  • First Place Winner: Michael Zhao, MD – Transitional Year – St. Mary Mercy Livonia