Annual Research Symposium

Each year the Annual Medical and Graduate Students & Residents Research Symposium presents medical research in a variety of fields.

Join us in viewing poster and oral presentations by students from HWCOM and affiliated programs (including Nursing, PA, MA, MS, Ph.D. students, residents, and alumni). 

If you have any questions, please email comres@fiu.edu and copy kroble@fiu.edu.

8th Annual Research Symposium Winners

Winner for Best Poster Presentation

Title: “Development and Implementation of an Evidence-based COVID-19 Remote Assessment Tool by Medical Students”
By Alexa Denton, Jorge Diaz, Cecilia Nosti, Luis Ortiz, Jessie Limonta, Aliasger Ezzi, Shahm Raslan, Miranda Ricart, Frederick Anderson, MD and Andres Rodriguez, MD - Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University

Title: “Illicit Substance Use Disparities among Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual High School Students in the U.S. in 2017”
By Juan Oves Jr., Jessica Fernandez, Roberto Gonzalez, Pura Rodriguez de la Vega, MPH, Grettel Castro, MPH, and Noel Barengo, MD - Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University

Winner for Best Oral Presentation

Title: “Retrospective Analysis of the Association Between Race and Stage at Diagnosis of Thyroid Cancer Using Multinomial Logistic Regression”
By Cecilia Nosti, Aleeza Ali, Rameen Walters, and Juan M. Lozano, MD, MSc - Herbert Wertheim College of Medicine, Florida International University