Radiology represented at COM Research Day

Please join us in recognizing three outstanding medical students who recently presented their research at the College of Medicine Research Day held on April 6 at the Stephen C. O’Connell Center. All three students are mentored by assistant professor of vascular interventional radiology, Dr. Evans Heithaus. Congratulations and keep up the good work!

  • Mindy Le, MS2
    • “Transjugular Intrahepatic Portosystemic Shunt (TIPS) creation: Are high splenic volumes a reliable predictor of high portal venous pressures and thrombocytopenia during TIPS creation?”
  • Jacob Surges, MS2
    • “Too old for TIPS? Age-based Mortality in Patients undergoing TIPS”
  • Tyler Thompson, MS3
    • “Post-Pyloric Dobhoff Tube: Reducing Fluoroscopy Time and Radiation Exposure During Gastrojejunostomy Tube Placement”
    • “Persistent Chyluria Following Renal Cryoablation: A Case Study”