Research Madness

Announcing the Winners of AWS Research Madness

Congratulations to the winners of our medical student/resident research competition, AWS Research Madness: Road to AWS 2020. Join us in recognizing the work of these talented AWS trainees! 

1st Place
Celine Soriano MD

Surgical Resident, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle WA
"Feasibility of injected indocyanine green for ureteral identification during robotic colorectal resections."

2nd Place
Neda Amini MD
Surgical Resident, Johns Hopkins, Baltimore MD
 “Morbidity and Mortality in Older Patients Undergoing Pancreatic Resection Is Overestimated by NSQIP Risk Calculator”

3rd Place

Hannah Decker MD
Surgical Resident, UCSF, San Francisco CA
“Designing a Resident-led Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) Screening Program in Trauma Patients”

4th Place
Nora Elson MS
Medical Student, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati OH
“Current Significance of Social Media in the 2021 Virtual Residency Application Cycle.”

Thank you for your participation in this exciting research symposium!


More about AWS Research Madness

AWS Research Madness is an exciting opportunity for students, residents and fellow members of AWS to showcase their work to a wide, international audience. Featuring multiple "rounds" of abstracts and presentations, authors will have the unique opportunity to vary the platform through which their research is provided. 

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