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SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University

Department of Medicine

Research

SUNY Downstate is a major university program with unmatched diversity in its clinical pathology, academic and research opportunities. All residents are encouraged to participate in research, and are provided academic support to help them achieve their goals.

  • A variety of research initiatives are available spading clinical, translational and basic science spheres across all specialties
  • A rich reserve of patients for case reports and case series
  • Diverse faculty in all subspecialties to mentor and supervise projects
  • Medical school on site which facilitates collaboration with the school of public health and basic science divisions
  • Statistician on site
  • Electives which can be scheduled to allow continuity and completion of research
  • Funding for residents to present at meetings

Residency Posters

 

A sample of some of the research our residents have been participating in recently is listed below:

Poster Presentations

2016 - 2018

  • American Thoracic Society International Conference
    Adherence to Procalcitonin Measurement in Inpatient Care: A Guide for Antibiotic Stewardship and High-Value Care.
    Dronamraju V.H., Moffat, G.T., & Nakeshbandi, M.R.
  • American Thoracic Society International Conference
    Non-bacterial Thrombotic Endocarditis and Myocardial Infarction in Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma.
    Saperstein, Y, Davidson, J, McFarlane, I.
  • American College of Cardiology
    Atypical Presentation Of Non-ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction In A Young Bengali Woman.
    Munir, I., Pena-Teotico. M.E, Graham-Hill, S., & Rehman,S.
  • Society of General Internal Medicine Annual Meeting
    Mayo Clinic Rheumatology Review for Primary Care
    Missed Opportunities for Osteoporosis Screening and Treatment in an Urban Underserved Primary Care Resident Clinic
    Kirolos, I., James-Goulbourne, T., Post, M., Trevisonno, M., Likhtshteyn, M., Song, S., Pourriahi, M., David, Y., Chang, A., Lee, M.
  • American Thoracic Society International Conference
    Biphasic Pulmonary Blastoma invading the mediastinum and pleura with brain metastasis in an adult female
    Post, M., Reyes, F., Ezegbunam, W., Noorikoloori, M., Castelino, P., Mahoney, J.
  • Wide Pulse Pressure associated with Low Bone Mineral Density in Adult USA Population: An Analysis of the National Health and Nutritional Examination Survey McFarlane Isabel M, Rodriguez-Alvarez Milena, Zhaz Leon Sue, Ozeri David, Saladini-Aponte Carla, Shi Tai Ho, Saperstein Yair, Bhamra Manjeet, Freeman Latoya, Ojike N. CardioMetabolic Health Congress October 4-7, 2017 Meeting
  • A Therapeutic Dilemma in Treating Rheumatoid Arthritis Flare in Overlap RA-SCD.  Bahmra M, Zhaz Leon S, McFarlane IM.  ACP April 2017.
  • Retropharyngeal Tendinitis: Hydroxyapatite deposition driven Headache and Nuchal Rigidity resolves with prednisone  Ozeri David, Litvin Irina, Saperstein Yair, Amarnani Abhir, Pujals-Kury Jean, McFarlane Isabel M. NYACP Abstract Competition, November 5, 2016
  • Prevalence and Clinical Characteristics of Rheumatoid Arthritis in Sickle Cell Patients. Ozeri David, Pathiparampil Joshy, Sanchez Randolph, McFarlane Isabel M. American College of Rheumatology Meeting. November, 11-15, 2016 Washington D.C
  • Comparison of Clinical Variables Independently Associated With Large Artery Stiffness and Microvascular Dysfunction in African-American Diabetic Patients. Ajibola M Adedayo, Ayobami Eluwole, Fasika Tedla, Arye Kremer, Nicole Mastrogiovanni, Muhammad Afzal Khan, Carl Rosenberg, Paul Dreizen, John LaRosa, Louis Salciccioli, Mohamed Boutjdir, MaryAnn Banerji, Clinton Brown, Moro Salifu, Ahmed Bakillah, Jason Lazar. ASH-AHA joint scientific session – Sep, 2017 San Francisco, California
  • Relation Between Microvascular Function and Large Artery Stiffness in African American Diabetic Patients. Ajibola M Adedayo, Ayobami Eluwole, Fasika Tedla, Arye Kremer, Nicole Mastrogiovanni, Muhammad afzal Khan, Carl Rosenberg, Paul Dreizen, John LaRosa, Mohamed Boutjdir, MaryAnn  Banerji, Clinton Brown, Moro Salifu, Ahmed Bakillah, Jason Lazar. ASH-AHA joint scientific session Sep, 2017 San  Francisco, California
  • Relation Between Aging and Cardiovascular Risk Factors With Spinal Cord Size. Helen Lyo, Srinivas Kolla, Muhammed Afzal Khan, Justin Lee, Louis Salciccioli, Stephen Waite, Jason M. Lazar. SUNY Downstate Annual Research Day April 2017
  • A red pill, tall pill, blue pill, small pill: Standardizing medication reconciliation in a resident primary care practice. Abraham, D., Ahmed, S., Abrahim, C., Akruwala, R., Anderson, A., David, Y., Lessey, G., Lewis, A., Martin, A., Marryshow, T., Pasricha, V., Railwah, D., Barai, N, Chang, A., Lee, M., Lee, M.S.  SUNY Downstate Annual Research Day April 2017
  • Relation Between Nailfold Capillary Density and Microvascular Reserve in African American. Shera M. Ramesar, Muhammad Afzal Khan, Venu Pasricha, Steven Song, Arismendy Nunez Garcia, Louis Salciccioli, Jason M. Lazar. North American Artery (NAA) Seventh Annual Meeting May 2017
  • Nailfold Capillaroscopy for the Identification of Microvascular Disease in African American with DM and HTN. Muhammad Afzal Khan, Venu Pasricha, Steven Song, Mahyar Pourriahi, Muhammad Ihsan, Arismendy Nunez Garcia, Attiya Haque, Allan Bowen, Louis Salciccioli, Jason M. Lazar. American College of Cardiology 66th Annual Conference March 17, 2017
  • Assessment of Arterial Stiffness From Pedal Artery Korotkoff Sound Recordings In Hypertensive Patients. Arismendy Nunez Garcia, Muhammad Afzal Khan, Jason M. Lazar. 2016 SUNY Downstate Annual Research Day April 2016
  • Empiric antibiotic use in allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantation: should we avoid anaerobe coverage? Shono Yusuke. Blood Advances 2017 1:2325-2328. November 28, 2017

Journal Publications

July 2019 – Present

  • Moffat GT, Epstein AS, O'Reilly EM. Pancreatic cancer-A disease in need: Optimizing and integrating supportive care. 2019;125(22):3927-3935.
  • Moffat GT, Falcone F. Oral and Penile Lesions in a Young Man. 2019.
  • Dronamraju V, Moffat GT, Nakeshbandi M. Adherence to Procalcitonin Measurement in Inpatient Care: a Guide for Antibiotic Stewardship and High Value Care. J Gen Intern Med.
  • Arora SP, Liposits G, Caird S, et al. Hepatocellular carcinoma in older adults: A comprehensive review by Young International Society of Geriatric Oncology. J Geriatr Oncol.
  • Kadambi S, Soto-Perez-de-Celis E, Garg T, et al. Social support for older adults with cancer: Young international society of geriatric oncology review paper. J Geriatr Oncol.
  • McFarlane IM, Ozeri DJ, Saperstein Y, et al. Rheumatoid Arthritis in Sickle-Cell Population: Pathophysiologic Insights, Clinical Evaluation and Management. Rheumatology (Sunnyvale). 2017;7(3).
  • McFarlane IM, Shin TH, Bhamra M, et al. The Relationship of Pulse Pressure and Bone Mineral Density in Adult USA Population: Analysis of the National Health and Nutritional Examination Survey. Rheumatology (Sunnyvale). 2018;8(2).
  • Mehmood T, Munir I, Pena-Teotico ME, Graham-Hill S, Rehman S. ATYPICAL PRESENTATION OF NON-ST ELEVATION MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION IN A YOUNG BENGALI WOMAN. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 2019;73(9 Supplement 1):2913.
  • Rotella K, Alvarez MR, Saperstein Y, et al. Tacrolimus-Induced Remission in Drug Resistant Inflammatory Myopathy: A Case Series. Rheumatology (Sunnyvale). 2018;8(2).
  • Zhyvotovska A, Yusupov D, Kamran H, et al. Diastolic Dysfunction in Patients with Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: A Meta-Analysis of Case Controlled Studies. Int J Clin Res Trials. 2019;4(2).
  • Iqbal S, Likhtshteyn M, O'Brien D, McFarlane SI, Martinez M. Duodenal Varix Rupture - A Rare Cause of Fatal Gastrointestinal Hemorrhage: A Case Report and Review of Literature. Am J Med Case Rep. 2019;7(4):62-66.
  • Al-Sadawi M, Madoukh B, Battisha A, et al. Malignant Course of the Right Coronary Artery Originating from the Left Main Coronary Artery: An Odd Exit. Am J Med Case Rep. 2019;7(12):311-316.
  • Kariyanna PT, Wengrofsky P, Jayarangaiah A, et al. Marijuana and Cardiac Arrhythmias: A Scoping Study. Int J Clin Res Trials. 2019;4(1).
  • Pereira RO, McFarlane SI. The Role of Brown Adipose Tissue in Cardiovascular Disease Protection: Current Evidence and Future Directions. Int J Clin Res Trials. 2019;4(2).
  • Al-Sadawi M, Madoukh B, Battisha A, et al. STEMI and CVA in Hypercoagulable State with Ostium Secundum Defect. Am J Med Case Rep. 2019;7(12):320-324.
  • Jayarangaiah A, Sidhu G, Brown J, et al. Therapeutic options for advanced thyroid cancer. Int J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2019;5(1):26-34.

July 2018 – June 2019

  • Al-Sadawi M, Ihsan M, Garcia AN, et al. Aorta-Right Atrial Tunnel Causing Heart Failure in a Young Female. Am J Med Case Rep. 2019;7(11):267-270.
  • Al-Sadawi M, Haddadin M, Capric V, McFarlane SI. Argatroban-refractory, Heparin-induced Thrombocytopenia after Coronary Intervention with Radial Artery Occlusion. Am J Med Case Rep. 2019;7(9):184-190.
  • Kariyanna PT, Jayarangaiah A, Yurevich O, et al. Atrioventricular Nodal Re-entrant Tachycardia Triggered by Marijuana Use: A Case Report and Review of the Literature. Am J Med Case Rep. 2019;7(9):193-196.
  • Al-Sadawi M, Garcia AN, Ihsan M, Cavusoglu E, McFarlane SI. Bladder Distension: An Overlooked Cause Vagal-induced Hypotension during Coronary Angiography. Am J Med Case Rep. 2019;7(8):180-183.
  • Haseeb S, Kariyanna PT, Jayarangaiah A, et al. Brugada Pattern in Diabetic Ketoacidosis: A Case Report and Scoping Study. Am J Med Case Rep. 2018;6(9):173-179.
  • ane JA, Mehmood T, Munir I, et al. Cardiovascular Risk Reduction Associated with Pharmacological Weight Loss: A Meta-Analysis. Int J Clin Res Trials. 2019;4(1).
  • Haddadin M, Al-Sadawi M, Madanat S, McKenzie DS, Lewis R, McFarlane SI. A Case Report of Intraoperative Coagulopathy Secondary to Chronic Vitamin K Deficiency. Am J Med Case Rep. 2019;7(8):167-169.
  • Arroyo-Mercado F, Likhtshteyn M, Huynh CD, et al. CD4 Levels and Viral Load during Ulcerative Colitis Flares in Patients with Human Immunodeficiency Virus: A Case Series. Am J Med Case Rep. 2019;7(8):162-166.
  • Al-Sadawi M, Mohamadpour M, Zhyvotovska A, et al. Cerebrovascular Accident and Snake Envenomation: A Scoping Study. Int J Clin Res Trials. 2019;4.
  • Saperstein Y, Park J, McFarlane SI. Closing the Mortality Gap in Diabetic Ketoacidosis and Hyperosmolar Hyperglycemic State: Implications of a Clinical Decision Support App. Int J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2018;4(1):8-11.
  • Al-Sadawi M, Alkhawam H, Hartt A, Soleiman A, McFarlane SI. Cocaine-Induced Brugada Pattern. Am J Med Case Rep. 2019;7(4):59-61.
  • Al-Sadawi M, Ihsan M, Garcia AN, Dogar M, Celenza-Salvatore J, McFarlane SI. Congenital Absence of Left Main Coronary Artery with Anomalous Origin of Left Anterior Descending and Left Circumflex Arteries Presenting with Acute Non-ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction. Am J Med Case Rep. 2019;7(10):264-266.
  • Barsegian A, Lee J, Salifu MO, McFarlane SI. Corneal Neuropathy: An Underrated Manifestation of Diabetes Mellitus. J Clin Endocrinol Diabetes. 2018;2(1).
  • Kariyanna PT, Jayarangaiah A, Jayarangaiah A, et al. Coronary Air Embolism During Coronary Angiography : A Systematic Review. Scifed J Cardiol. 2018;2.
  • Al-Sadawi M, Taitt HA, Haddadin M, et al. "Coronary Confusion" Congenital Anomaly of the Left Main Coronary Artery Presenting as a Myocardial Infarction in a Young Female. Am J Med Case Rep. 2019;7(3):41-45.
  • Feinman RD, Pogozelski WK, Astrup A, et al. Corrigendum to "Dietary carbohydrate restriction as the first approach in diabetes management: Critical review and evidence base" [Nutrition 31 (2015) 1-13]. 2019;62:213.
  • McFarlane SI, Seixas AA, Agyemang C, Jean-Louis G. Effects of Lifestyle Modifications and Dietary Habits on Prevention of Diabetes and Cardiovascular Disease. J Diabetes Res. 2018;2018:2341230.
  • Wengrofsky P, Soleiman A, Benyaminov F, Oleszak F, Salciccioli L, McFarlane SI. Enterobacter Cloacae Device Endocarditis: Case Report, Scoping Study, and Guidelines Review. Cardiol Vasc Res (Wilmington). 2019;3(3).
  • Kariyanna PT, Jayarangaiah A, Pedalino R, et al. Esophago-pericardial Fistula Induced Community Acquired Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (CA-MRSA) Cardiac Tamponade - A Rare Case Report and Literature Review. Am J Med Case Rep. 2018;6(6):109-113.
  • Wengrofsky P, Mubarak G, Khondakar N, et al. Group B Streptococcal Tricuspid Endocarditis: Case Report and Systematic Review. Scifed J Cardiol. 2018;2(4).
  • Al-Sadawi M, Claris H, Archie C, Jayarangaiah A, Oluya M, McFarlane SI. Inhaled Nitrous Oxide 'Whip-Its!' Causing Subacute Combined Degeneration of Spinal Cord. Am J Med Case Rep. 2018;6(12):237-240.
  • Likhtshteyn M, Iqbal S, McFarlane SI, Thor S. Intrahepatic Cholestasis in a Sickle Cell Patient Unresponsive to Exchange Blood Transfusion. Am J Med Case Rep. 2019;7(4):67-70.
  • Kariyanna PT, Jayarangaiah A, Rednam C, et al. Lambl's Excrescences and Stroke: A Scoping Study. Int J Clin Res Trials. 2018;3(2).
  • Haddadin M, Al-Sadawi M, Madanat S, et al. Late Presentation of Carfilzomib Associated Thrombotic Microangiopathy. Am J Med Case Rep. 2019;7(10):240-243.
  • Jayarangaiah A, Kariyanna PT, Chokshi T, et al. Leukocytosis Associated with Esophageal Squamous Cell Carcinoma as a Predictor of Poor Prognosis - A Case Report and Review of Literature. Am J Med Case Rep. 2019;7(1):9-12.
  • Jayaranagaiah A, Kariyanna PT, Chidella NKS, et al. Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma presenting with Cardiac Tamponade- A Rare Case report and Review of the literature. Clin Case Rep Rev. 2018;4(5).
  • Bashir MH, Iqbal S, Miller R, et al. Management and outcomes of hepatorenal syndrome at an urban academic medical center: a retrospective study. Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2019;31(12):1545-1549.
  • Kariyanna PT, Jayarangaiah A, Singh N, et al. Marijuana Induced Myocarditis: A New Entity of Toxic Myocarditis. Am J Med Case Rep. 2018;6(9):169-172.
  • ariyanna PT, Jayarangaiah A, Hegde S, et al. Marijuana Induced Type I Brugada Pattern: A Case Report. Am J Med Case Rep. 2018;6(7):134-136.
  • Seixas AA, Gyamfi L, Newsome V, et al. Moderating effects of sleep duration on diabetes risk among cancer survivors: analysis of the National Health Interview Survey in the USA. Cancer Manag Res. 2018;10:4575-4580.
  • Tello DM, Kariyanna PT, Jayarangaiah A, McFarlane SI. Multiple Cerebrovascular Accidents Associated with Intracranial HIV Vasculopathy: A Case Report. Am J Med Case Rep. 2019;7(7):145-147.
  • Kariyanna PT, Jayarangaiah A, Kamran H, et al. Myocardial Infarction after Snakebite Envenomation: A Scoping Study. Scifed J Cardiol. 2018;2(3).
  • Shaikh S, Al-Sadawi M, Dogar MU, et al. New Onset Right Bundle Branch Block In Acute Coronary Syndrome and High-Grade Stenosis: A Case Series. Scifed J Cardiol. 2019;3(1).
  • Ashamalla M, Youssef I, Yacoub M, et al. Obesity, Diabetes and Gastrointestinal Malignancy: The role of Metformin and other Anti-diabetic Therapy. Glob J Obes Diabetes Metab Syndr. 2018;5(2):008-014.
  • Jehan S, Myers AK, Zizi F, Pandi-Perumal SR, Jean-Louis G, McFarlane SI. Obesity, obstructive sleep apnea and type 2 diabetes mellitus: Epidemiology and pathophysiologic insights. Sleep Med Disord. 2018;2(3):52-58.
  • Jehan S, Farag M, Zizi F, et al. Obstructive sleep apnea and stroke. Sleep Med Disord. 2018;2(5):120-125.
  • Youssef I, Kamran H, Yacoub M, et al. Obstructive Sleep Apnea as a Risk Factor for Atrial Fibrillation: A Meta-Analysis. J Sleep Disord Ther. 2018;7(1).
  • Al-Sadawi M, Chowdhury R, Asun S, et al. Ovarian Hyperstimulation Syndrome and Myocardial Infarction: A Systematic Review. Int J Clin Endocrinol Metab. 2019;5(1):009-012.
  • Lukolic I, Veseli G, Lulaj E, et al. Preventive Health Care Behavior Among Albanian American Population; The Albanian Heath Initiative: A Study by the Albanian American Medical Society(c). J Community Med Public Health. 2018;2(3).
  • Chaudhary H, Al-Sadawi M, Dubson I, Jayarangaiah A, McFarlane SI. Psoas Abscess with Septic Arthritis of the Hip in a Patient with Chronic Back Pain. Am J Med Case Rep. 2018;6(11):224-225.
  • Kariyanna PT, Charles A, Ahmed MF, et al. Rare Case of Bilateral Cerebellar Hemorrhage in a Male Boxer. Am J Med Case Rep. 2019;7(10):236-239.
  • Khudiakov A, Al-Sadawi M, Qin J, et al. Rare Case of Rectal Mixed Adeno-Neuroendocrine Carcinoma. Am J Med Case Rep. 2019;7(6):117-120.
  • Kariyanna PT, Jayarangaiah A, Al-Sadawi M, et al. A Rare Case of Second Degree Mobitz Type II AV Block Associated with Cocaine Use. Am J Med Case Rep. 2018;6(7):146-148.
  • Wengrofsky P, Mubarak G, Shim A, et al. Recurrent STEMI Precipitated by Marijuana Use: Case Report and Literature Review. Am J Med Case Rep. 2018;6(8):163-168.
  • Kim CJ, McKenzie D, Joseph JK, et al. Refractory Metastatic Insulinoma Treated with Everolimus, Complicated by Cryptogenic Organizing Pneumonia. Am J Med Case Rep. 2019;7(7):125-132.
  • Wengrofsky P, Theeta Kariyanna P, Kupferstein E, Levitt H, Hegde S, McFarlane SI. Right Coronary Artery-Superior Vena Cava Fistula Manifesting as NSTEMI: Case Report, Review of Imaging, and Summary of Guidelines. Am J Med Case Rep. 2019;7(5):74-78.
  • Al-Sadawi M, Abdul R, McFarlane SI. Right Ventricular Infarction Associated with Pulmonary Embolism. Am J Med Case Rep. 2019;7(7):151-157.
  • Rosenthal DM, Conserve DF, Severe D, et al. Sleep Apnea Symptoms and Cardiovascular Disease Risks among Haitian Medical Students. J Sleep Disord Ther. 2017;6(2).
  • Jehan S, Myers AK, Zizi F, et al. Sleep health disparity: the putative role of race, ethnicity and socioeconomic status. Sleep Med Disord. 2018;2(5):127-133.
  • Kamran H, Kupferstein E, Sharma N, et al. Statins and New-Onset Diabetes in Cardiovascular and Kidney Disease Cohorts: A Meta-Analysis. Cardiorenal Med. 2018;8(2):105-112.
  • Zhu RC, Rattanakorn K, Pham S, et al. Survival benefits in colorectal adenocarcinoma with the use of metformin among a black diabetic inner city population. Colorectal Cancer. 2017;6(1):33-41.
  • Kariyanna PT, Borhanjoo P, Jayarangaiah A, et al. Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy and Chronic Kidney Disease: A Scoping Study. Scifed J Cardiol. 2018;2(3).
  • Douglas TM, Wengrofsky P, Haseeb S, et al. Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy Mimicking Myocardial Infarction in a Man with Myasthenic Crisis: A Case Report and Literature Review. Am J Med Case Rep. 2018;6(9):184-188.
  • Munir I, Mehmood T, Islam K, Soni L, McFarlane SI. Thyrotoxic Periodic Paralysis with Sensory Deficits in Young African American Male: A Case Report and Literature Review. Am J Med Case Rep. 2019;7(7):138-142.
  • Barrett-Campbell O, Cook J, Brown J, Taiwo E, McFarlane SI. Tumor Lysis Syndrome after Hepatic Artery Embolization in a Patient with Neuroendocrine Tumor of Unknown Primary. Am J Med Case Rep. 2019;7(7):135-137
  • Brown J, Barrett-Campbell O, David Y, Luhrs C, McFarlane SI. An Unexpected Pregnancy Test Result Leading to the Diagnosis of Advanced Gastric Cancer. Am J Med Case Rep. 2019;7(7):148-150..
  • George NE, Tharian B, Lyo H, et al. The Utility of Endoscopic Ultrasound-Guided Brachytherapy in Liver Metastasis: A Case Report and Review of the Literature. Am J Med Case Rep. 2018;6(9):189-192.
  • Al-Sadawi M, Capric V, Budzikowski A, McFarlane SI. Ventricular Tachycardia Ablation Complicated with Ventricular Rupture. Am J Med Case Rep. 2019;7(8):176-179.

Book Chapters

  • "Biomarkers as Clinical Tools for Evaluation of Chronic Kidney Disease in Diabetics"
    Sharma, Navneet; Lee Justin and McFarlane Isabel M. Pathogenesis of Diabetic Kidney Disease" Chapter 6 and Chapter 8 in Diabetes and the Kidney: Current and Future Developments. Bentham Science Publishers 2017. In press

Ongoing research

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis and Lung Disease. PI-Isabel McFarlane
  • Prevalence and Clinical Characteristics of Neuromyelitis Optica Spectrum Disorders: A Cross-Sectional Analysis. PI-Isabel McFarlane
  • Wide Pulse Pressure associated with Low Bone Mineral Density in Adult USA Population: An Analysis of the National Health and Nutritional Examination Survey. PI-Isabel McFarlane
  • Immune regeneration strategies after bone marrow transplant – PI: Marcel van der Brink, MD
  • Effects of sex steroid inhibition on immune regeneration in breast cancer patients receiving chemotherapy – PI: Marcel van der Brink, MD
  • Novel biomarkers in lupus nephritis – PI: Ellen M. Ginzler, MD and Moro Salifu, MD
  • Outcomes of a-flutter post ablation: a meta analysis and systematic review – PI: Samy McFarlane, MD
  • Prevalence of diastolic dysfunction in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease in an urban population – PI: Samy McFarlane, MD
  • Cardiac structural remodeling and functional mitral regurgitation in homozygous sickle cell anemia – PI: John Muthu, MD
  • Hepatobiliary abnormalities in acute and chronic heart failure in African Americans – PI: Inna Bukharovich, MD
  • Translational research regarding Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease – PI: Patrick Geraghty, PhD