2019 Awardees

We are pleased to announce the three winners of the Resident and Fellow Research Development Grant Award for 2019.


Nicole Klekowski, MD

Research Project: Points of Care Ultrasound Profiles in Pediatric Patients with Sicle Cell Disease

Faculty Mentor: Allison Cator, MD, PhD, and Chris Fung, MD



Lauren Mamer, MD, MSc

Research Project: Mobilization of Patients for Mechanical Thrombectomy: Assessment of Emergency Medicine Resident Physicians'  Performance of ASPECTS Assessment and Current CT Perfusion and CTA Utilization

Faculty Mentor: Phillip Scott, MD


Vivian Lam, MD

Research Project: Point of Care Ultrasound for Initial Evaluation of Undifferentiated Hypotension and Dyspenea in the ED--Does Ultrasound Matter at the Bedside?

Faculty Mentor: Nik Theyyunni, MD