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Department Presents Clinical Research Day Awards

Clinical Research Day AwardsOn October 28, 2011, DACCPM presented the 9th Annual MGH Clinical Research Day Awards in Davison lecture hall.

The winners were:


First Prize: Patrick Purdon, PhD, for "Electroencephalographic signatures of induction and emergence from propofol general anesthesia"

Second Prize: Brian Bateman, MD, for "Exome sequencing in severe, early-onset preeclampsia"


First Prize: Lorenzo Berra, MD, for "Transfusion of stored autologous blood alters reactive hyperemia and circulating nitrite levels in healthy volunteers"

Second Prize: Andrea Coppadoro, MD, for "Assessment of arterial compliance for the differentiation of preeclampsia from gestational hypertension in pregnant women"


First prize: Laura Lewis, for "Propofol-induced loss of consciousness is associated with the abrupt onset of slow (<1 Hz) dynamics in human cortical neurons"

Second Prize: Amy West, for "The Effects of Preoperative, Video-Assisted Anesthesia Education in Spanish on Spanish-Speaking Patients' Anxiety, Knowledge and Satisfaction - Pilot Study"

The DACCPM Organizing Committee included Yandong Jiang, PhD, MD (Chair), Charles J. Cote, MD, Matthias Eikermann, MD, James P. Rathmell, MD, Carl E. Rosow, MD, Demet Suleymanci, MD, and Marcos F. Vidal Melo, MD.

Pictured, left to right: Amy West; DACCPM Chief Jeanine Wiener-Kronish, Laura Lewis, Patrick Purdon, Yandong Jiang.

Related Links:

Department Holds Clinical Research Day Awards (2010)

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