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SHM Student Hospitalist Scholar Grant Recipients

2019 Student Hospitalist Scholar Grant Recipients

Summer Project

Yasaswi Vengalasetti
Student at the University of Central Florida College of Medicine
Project: Chronicling Calories: The Case of Improving the Missed-Documentation of Nutrition
Location: Stanford School of Medicine

Longitudinal Projects

Sagarika Arogyaswamy
Student at the California University of Science and Medicine
Project: Hospital Capacity Strain: A Qualitative Analysis of Solutions Utilized by Urban Academic Medical Centers
Location: The University of Colorado

Lisa Simon
Student at Harvard Medical School
Project: Barriers to Effective Oral Health Care of Hospitalized Patients
Location: Harvard Medical School

 

2018 Student Hospitalist Scholar Grant Recipients

Summer Projects

Sandeep Bala
Student at the University of Central Florida College of Medicine
Project: The Impact of Plain Language Open Medical Notes on Patient Activation
Location: Denver Health Hospital, Denver, Colorado

Maximilian Hemmrich
Student at the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
Project: Derivation and Validation of a COPD readmission risk prediction tool
Location: The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

Ilana Scandariato
Student at Weill Cornell Medical College
Project:  Understanding the Experience of the Long-Term Hospitalized Patient with Provider Fragmentation: A Qualitative Study
Location: Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York

Longitudinal Projects

Matthew Fallon
Student at Creighton University School of Medicine
Project: Reducing the hospital readmission rate of Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)
Location: CHI Health Creighton University Medical Center – Bergan Mercy, Omaha, Nebraska

Philip Huang
Student at the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine
Project: Expanded Patient Regionalization to Improve Care Efficiency
Location: University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City, Iowa

Erin Rainosek
Student at the University of Texas School of Medicine at San Antonio
Project: Design Thinking to Improve Patient Experience
Location: University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas



2017 Student Hospitalist Scholar Grant Recipients

Summer Projects

Anton Garazha
Student at Chicago Medical School at Rosalind Franklin University
Project: Effectiveness of Communication During ICU to Ward Transfer and Association with Medical ICU Readmission
Location: University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

Cole Hirschfeld

Student at Weill Cornell Medical College
Project: The Role of Diagnostic Bone Biopsies in the Management of Osteomyelitis
Location: Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York

Farah Hussain
Student at the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
Project: Better understanding clinical deterioration in a children’s hospital
Location: Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, Cincinnati, Ohio

Longitudinal Projects

Monisha Bhatia
Student at Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
Project: Using Electronic Medical Record Phenotypic Data to Predict Discharge Destination
Location: Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee

Victor Ekuta
Student at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine
Project: Reducing CAUTI with Noninvasive UC Alternatives and Measure-vention
Location: University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California

Yun Li
Student at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth
Project: Developing and implementing clinical pathway(s) for hospitalized injection drug users due to injection-related infection sequelae
Location: Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire

2016 Student Hospitalist Scholar Grant Recipients

Haverly Snyder
Student at the Medical College of Wisconsin
Project: The Trauma of Hospitalization: Identifying Causes and Potential Solutions
Location: Froedtert Memorial Lutheran Hospital, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Shane Ali
Student at the University of Texas School of Medicine at San Antonio
Project: Pleural Fluid Echogenicity by Ultrasound Imaging and Computer-Based Pixilation to Determine Transudative vs. Exudative Effusions
Location: University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas

Aram Namavar
Student at Loyola University Chicago - Stritch School of Medicine
Project: Evaluation of Decisional Conflict as a Simple Tool to Assess Risk for Readmission
Location: Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, California

Joseph Moo-Young
Student at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine
Project: Analysis and Optimization of the Inpatient Pediatric Discharge Process
Location: University of North Carolina Children's Hospital, Chapel Hill, North Carolina