a resident in the Obstetrics/Gynecology Residency Program at Lankenau
Medical Center you will complete a research project with advice and
guidance from an attending physician. Research projects range from case
studies to double-blind trials. Research performed by Lankenau residents
has been both published and presented at national meetings (see list
below). At the end of each academic year the Ob/Gyn department hosts a
Residency Research Day. All residents are encouraged to present any
finished research project to date or give a report on the progress of
their senior research project. The PGY 4 must have a finished research
project to present. Judges of the Research Projects are Lankenau
Residency Program Alumni.
During the 2012-2013 Academic Year 2 of the residents presented at
International Conferences in Rome and Dublin.
A.Khalifeh, C.Walsh, M.Fagan, F.Mcauliffe: Obstetric Anal Sphincter
Injury in Operative Vaginal Delivery: Mediolatera, Median or No
Episiotomy. Presented at ACOG in New Orleans May 2013 and at IUGA in
Dublin Ireland May 2013.
Dmitri Chamchad, MD1,2; Jay Horrow3; Gail Ables, RNC1; Lacy Parker,
MD1; Norman Brest, MD1, Why Bolus Epidurals with Bupivacaine?
Presented at SOAP April 2013
Dmitri Chamchad, MD1,2,3, Jay Horrow, MD, MS3, Lacy Parker, MD1,
Andrew Day4, Norman Brest, MD1,Maternal Intrapartum Predictors of Mode
of Delivery, Presented at SOAP April 2013
Comparative Analysis of Two- Versus Three-Dimensional Sonography for
Nuchal Translucency (NT) Measurement Adeeb Khalifeh, Fergal
Malone, Dimitri Chamchad, Antonella Lavelanet and Andrew
Gerson.Presented at SMFM February 2013
Trends in Invasive Prenatal Diagnosis from 2002-2011: A Population-Based
Evaluation Adeeb Khalifeh, Stuart Weiner, A. Dhanya Mackeen,
Gerson A, Alan Donnenfeld -Presented at SMFM February 2013
Hoppenot C, Stampler K, Dunton C.:Cervical cancer screening in
high- and low-resource countries: implications and new
developments.Obstet Gynecol Surv. 2012 Oct;67(10):658-67. PMID:
23112073 [PubMed - in process]
Cancer is a morbidly obese 26 year old: A review of the endometerial
cancers in a young population in relationship to the rising rates of
obesity in the United States. Presented at FIGO Conference Rome Italy
October 7-12, 2012
Association Between Pulmonary Mycobacterium Avium Complex Infection and
Lung Cancer. Journal of Thoracic Oncology Volume7,Number9,September2012
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