Resident Scholarship

 

Awards/appointments

Zach Baeseman, MD, MPH (Class of 2013)
Appointed to the Board of Directors of the Wisconsin Academy of Family Physicians Foundation

Victoria White, MD, MPH (Class of 2013)
2012 Association of Family Medicine Residency Directors Scholarship for the 2012 Family Medicine Congressional Conference in Washington, D.C.

Ani Saryan, MD, MPH (Class of 2013)
UW Department of Family Medicine 2011 John Frey, MD Creative Writing Award for Prose “Reflections Over 12 Months as an Intern: My Thoughts, Reflections, and Developments in the First Year of Residency”

Beth Menzel, MD (Class of 2012)
2012 WAFP Rich Roberts Future Leader Award

Presentations

(national and statewide conferences)

Jessica Hancock, MD (Class of 2014)
D Schultz, M Marnocha, “Not Always as it Seems at the Medical-Psychological Intersection”, WI
Psychologic Association Spring Conference. Madison, WI, April 2012

Zachary Baeseman, MD (Class of 2013)
J Falleroni, K Jacobe, L Kieffer, A Last, E Menzel: “Unleashing Your Creative Side: Making Your Own Models for Procedural Training” - Awarded Best Educational Session in 2012, 45th Annual Spring Conference for the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine. Seattle, WA, April 2012 (Led roundtable discussions)

Lesley Kieffer, DO (Class of 2013)
Z Baeseman, J Falleroni, K Jacobe, A Last, E Menzel: “Unleashing Your Creative Side: Making Your Own Models for Procedural Training”- Awarded Best Educational Session in 2012, 45th Annual Spring Conference for the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine. Seattle, WA ,April 2012 (Led roundtable discussions)

Elizabeth Menzel, MD (Class of 2012)
Z Baeseman, J Falleroni, K Jacobe, L Kieffer, A Last: “Unleashing Your Creative Side: Making Your Own Models for Procedural Training”- Awarded Best Educational Session in 2012, 45th Annual Spring Conference for the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine. Seattle, WA, April 2012 (Led roundtable discussions)

Community presentations

Konstantin Mikheyev, DO (Class of 2014)

“Antibiotic Therapy for Medical and Dental Procedures”, 9/26/2012, Oneida Heights Community Health Presentation

Heidi Vanyo, MD (Class of 2014)

“Antibiotic Therapy for Medical and Dental Procedures”, 9/26/2012, Oneida Heights Community Health Presentation

All residents have opportunities to present to students and to the general public on topics including:

  • Tanning / Piercing / Tattooing 
  • Human Growth & Development 
  • Joint Health 
  • Psychiatric Medications and Interactions with Other Drugs 
  • Health Maintenance & Prevention Screening for Elderly

Publications

Heidi Vanyo, MD (Class of 2014)

8/1/2011 Publication “Talking to Your Teen about Substance Use” Post Crescent Health Q&A (published).

Konstantin Mikheyev, DO (Class of 2014)

8/1/2011 Publication “Childhood Obesity” Post Crescent Health Q & A (published).

Zach Baeseman, MD, MPH (Class of 2013)

Baeseman Z. Vitamin D Supplementation after CVA - Letter to the Editor, Am Fam Physician. 2012 Sep 15; 86(6):492-493.

Elizabeth Larson, MD (Class of 2012)

Larson E, Last A. Pharmacologic Treatment of Gastroparesis. FPIN. 2012 (in press).

Research projects

Gurinder Chatha, MD - Primary Care Conference (PCC) Improvement Project

Tiffany Glasel, DO - Congratulations, You’re a Mom! Now What?

Elizabeth Larson, MD - FPIN- Treatment of Gastro Paresis

Elizabeth Menzel, MD - Breastfeeding Curriculum

Patient orientated evidence that matters (POEM)

The following residents researched clinical questions and wrote a POEM in academic year 2011-12:

Gurinder Chatha, MD - Universal Screening & Drug Treatment of Dyslipidemia in Children & Adolescents?

Sasha Grams, DO - Treatment of Pediatric Obesity: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis of Randomized Trials

Lachin Hajhosseini, MD - Incidence of Postherpetic Neuralgia After Combination Treatment With Gabapentin & Valacyclovir in Patients With Acute Herpes Zoster

Elizabeth Larson, MD - Reducing Stillbirths: Interventions During Labor

Elizabeth Menzel, MD - What Percentage of Chronic Nonmalignant Pain Patients Exposed to Chronic Opiod Analgesic Therapy Develop Abuse / Addiction and / or Aberrant Drug-Related Behaviors? A structured Evidence-Based Review

Tiffany Schraufnagel, DO - Do Serial Injections of 17 Alpha Hydroxyprogesterone Caproate Increase the Rate of Gestational Diabetes in Pregnancy?

Resident grand rounds

The following residents presented a case-based Evidence Summary in academic year 2011-12:

Gurinder Chatha, MD – “Erectile Dysfunction”

Sasha Grams, DO – “Tuberculosis”

Lachin Hajhosseini, MD – “Factor V Lieden”

Elizabeth Larson, MD – “Electronic Fetal Monitoring & Cases”

Elizabeth Menzel, MD – “Hyperbilirubin”

Michael Nirenstein, MD – “Aspirin for Primary & Secondary Prevention”

Tiffany Schraufnagel, DO – “Evaluation & Treatment of Anovulatory Abnormal Uterine Bleeding”

Zachary Baeseman, MD – “Vitamin D: Updates in Research & Recommendations”

Brandon Boehm, MD – “Insomnia in the Elderly”

Lesley Kieffer, DO – “Evaluation and Treatment of Nonspecific Acute”

Ani Saryan, MD – “Osteoporosis - Screening, Treatment, etc.”

Victoria White, MD – “Arterial Blood Gases or Hypoxemia Respiratory Distress/Failure

Resident quality improvement projects

Appleton Health Center Communication Project

Gurinder Chatha, MD (Class of 2012)

Sasha Grams, DO (Class of 2012)

Lachin Hajhosseini, MD (Class of 2012)

Elizabeth Larson, MD (Class of 2012)

Elizabeth Menzel, MD (Class of 2012)

Michael Nirenstein, MD (Class of 2012)

Tiffany Schraufnagel, DO (Class of 2012)