Kudos January 2020January 31, 2020
The January 2020 edition of Kudos highlights faculty, staff and student publications
and accolades at PCOM, PCOM Georgia and PCOM South Georgia.
Arash Bahrami, DO, resident, otolaryngology, co-authored “Progressive Scalp Thinning Over Mesh Cranioplasty
and the Role of Lipotransfer,” which published in The Laryngoscope.
Robert Barsotti, PhD, professor, neuroscience, physiology and pharmacology, co-authored “Collagen Fibrils
and Proteoglycans of Peripheral and Central Stroma of the Keratoconus Cornea-Ultrastructure
and 3D Transmission Electron Tomography,” which published in Scientific Reports.
Jason Cohn, DO, resident, otolaryngology, was first author on “Eagle Syndrome Masquerading as a
Chicken Bone,” which was published in the International Journal of Emergency Medicine. Dr. Cohn also co-authored “Single-Point Fixation for Noncomminuted Zygomaticomaxillary Complex
Fractures-A 20-Year Experience,” which published in the Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery and “Thyroglossal Duct Cyst Occupying Posterior Hyoid Space with Endolaryngeal Extension
Presenting After Neck Trauma,” which published in the ANNALS of Otology, Rhinology, and Laryngology with Marissa Evarts, DO, resident, otolaryngology and Paul Papajohn, DO, resident, otorhinolaryngology.
John Gilligan (DO ’23) co-authored “Prevalence of Depressive Symptoms and Associated Factors in Urban, Ophthalmic
Population,” which published in the European Journal of Ophthalmology.
Cathy Hatcher, PhD, associate professor, biomedical sciences, co-authored “Mir-182-5p is a Conserved
Downstream Effector of Tbx5 Involved in Heart Development and Arrhythmia in Zebrafish,”
which published in Circulation Research.
Payvand Kamrani (DO ’21) was first author on “Recurrent Painful Ecchymosis in an Adolescent Female,” which
was published in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology Case Reports and “The Value of Pantomiming for Allergic Contact Dermatitis,” which was published
in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology.
Michelle Lent, PhD, associate professor, clinical psychology, co-authored “Understanding the Bariatric
Patient Perspective in the National Patient-Centered Clinical Research Network (PCORnet)
Bariatric Study,” which published in Obesity Surgery.
Hua Ling, PharmD, assistant professor, pharmacy, co-authored “The Effect of Ranolazine on Glycemic
Control: A Narrative Review to Define the Target Population,” which published in Cardiovascular Drugs and Therapy.
Edo-Abasi McGee, PharmD, BCPS, assistant professor, pharmacy and Kumar Mukherjee, PhD, associate professor, pharmacy,
co-authored “Assessment of Structured Classroom Debate to Teach an Antimicrobial Stewardship
Elective Course,” which published in the Currents in Pharmacy Teaching and Learning.
John McGrath, DO, director, otolaryngology residency, Alexa McGrath (DO ’21), Jacob Burdett, DO, resident, otolaryngology and Jason Cohn, DO, resident, otolaryngology, co-authored “Systemic Pharmacokinetics of Topical Intranasal
Cocaine in Health Subjects,” which published in the American Journal of Rhinology and Allergy.
Carrie Nold, MPA, PA-C, assistant professor, coordinator of didactic studies, physician assistant studies,
was first author on “Peripheral Neuropathy: Clinical Pearls for Making the Diagnosis,”
which was published in the Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants.
Dominic Parfianowicz (DO ’21) was first author on “Chronic Post-Stroke Psychosis with Left Cortical and Bilateral
Inferior Cerebellar Involvement,” which was published in Cureus.
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