Congratulations to the 2020 Western Region Award Winners

Presented October 31, 2020

Professionalism Award

  • Dr. Meera Babu - Allegheny Health Network         
  • Dr. Michael Warren Figart - Conemaugh Health System          
  • Dr. Chen Rong Phang - UPMC McKeesport                           
  • Dr. Rosalie Traficante - UPMC Mercy                                      
  • Dr. Sam Hand - UPMC Presbyterian  

Oral Presentations

Nikita Jhawar - Variable potential for social media platforms in raising skin cancer awareness

Haris Zia - Falsely elevated point-of-care (POC) glucose measurements in COVID-19 patient treated with high dose intravenous (IV) vitamin C

Neha Mehrotra - Diabetes Care and Education Specialists: Opportunities to Improve Glycemia in Disadvantaged Communities

Poster Winners

Clinical vignettes:

Winner - From Mouth to Knee in HHT
Runner-up - Focused Pocus and PE Diagnosis 


Winner - ACP in HIV
Runner-up -
Comparing Show Rate Telemed

Clinical research:

Winner - Real World Referral Patterns
Runner-up -
Initial Experience with Hospitalized Covid Patients