The William Beaumont Research Awards are given to three students for outstanding research accomplishments from work submitted for publication in Fusion, the student-run research magazine at GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences.
The recipients of the 2023 William Beaumont Research Awards are:
Jacob Bjork, MSII
“The Effects of Prenatal Adversity and Neonatal White Matter Microstructure on Child Language Skills at Age Two”
Mentor: Deanna Barch, Departments of Psychiatry, Neurology and Pediatrics, Washington University School of Medicine
Zachary Falk, MSIV
“Abnormal PTFV1 Size is Associated with Development of Atrial Fibrillation in an Obstructive Sleep Apnea Cohort”
Mentor: Marco Mercader, Division of Cardiology, The George Washington School of Medicine and Health Sciences
Catherine Zwemer, MSIII
“The Effects of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder and Other Psychiatric Comorbidities to Outcomes in Trauma Patients”
Mentor: Susan Kartiko, Department of Surgery, George Washington University School of Medicine and Health Sciences.