Texas Chapter of the ACP Residents News


Congratulations Resident/Fellow Members invited to present at ACP's IM2018!

Clinical Poster Finalists

Amna Ahmed, MD

Tugging on your Heart Strings: A Case of Primary Cardiac Angiosarcoma

Hema P Bohra, DO

Neurocysticercosis Induced Subarachnoid Hemorrhage Without Aneurysm or Vasculitis

Elizabeth C Brewer, MD

Acute Liver Failure from Disseminated Varicella Zoster Infection

Hira I Cheema, MBBS

Hide and Seek

Jerry Fan, MD

To Close or Not to Close? A Study of Moving Emboli through a PFO Causing MI, Stroke, and PE

Olubadewa Adeyemi Fatunde

Integrated coronary revascularization in a patient with an Inferior STEMI from a LCX lesion

Brian A Karahalios, MD

A Case of Letting Sleeping Dogs Lie

Farah Ladak

Something's Fishy: Manifestations of a Deadly Bacteria in a Middle-Aged Liver Patient

Passisd Laoveeravat, MD

Unusual presentation of perforated gastric ulcer with ST-segment elevation

Luna Liu, DO

A Rare Case of Dyspnea on Exertion Due to Left Atrial (LA) Sarcoma

Juan J Menjivar, MD

'Keep your eyes wide open when your patient's eyes are wide shut'.

Whitney Sharp, DO

Loperamide Toxicity Mimicking Brugada Syndrome

Heidi Torres, MD

When the Timeline is Wrong: A Missed Early Post - MI Ventricular Septal Defect

Heidi Torres, MD

A Rare Case of Anaerobic Septic Arthritis


Research Poster Finalists

Yvette Achuo-Egbe, MD

Fostering Wellness and Preventing Burnout Among Resident Physicians: A Pilot Study

Andrew Herman, BCh MD

Unnecessary Testing for Clostridium difficile among Hospitalized Patients at a Tertiary Care Community Teaching Institute

Christopher J Kim, MD

Continuing IV antibiotics after hospital discharge: a retrospective review of outpatient parenteral antimicrobial therapy (OPAT) outcomes at a teaching hospital

Dheepa Sekar, MD

Pilot Study of a Half-Day Mini-Curriculum to Improve Resident Confidence In Conducting Goals of Care Discussions

Judy Trieu, MD

Evaluating and Improving Adherence to Appropriate Nutrition in Acute Alcoholic Hepatitis

Sarah E Tuthill, MD

Transfer Bundle Improves Transfer Time from Intensive Care Unit to Medicine Floor



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Update on ACP Efforts toward a Collaborative Maintenance Pathway with ABIM

ACP has had intensive discussions with the American Board of Internal Medicine over the past several months about developing a Collaborative Maintenance Pathway.

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Texas Chapter Annual Scientific Meeting
November 17-18, 2018, JW Marriott Austin
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