All GVS members, non-members, trainees and medical students are encouraged to submit an abstract for oral presentation.

Residents and Fellow Competition

Residents and Fellows participating in the 2022 Resident & Fellow Paper Competition represented Emory University School of Medicine, Department of Surgery; Augusta University, Medical College of Georgia, Department of Surgery; and the University of Tennessee, School of Medicine in Chattanooga, TN. Dylan K. McLaughlin, MD received the “2022 Robert B. Smith, III, MD Resident Award” for his presentation entitled “Smoking Status Impacts Mitochondrial Function in Peripheral Arterial Disease Patient Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells”

Medical Students

Medical students are encouraged to participate in the educational program. This will be the ideal setting to present a research project in a supportive, friendly environment.

Medical Students participating in the 2022 W. Daniel Jordan, MD Medical Student Paper Competition represented Emory University School of Medicine; Augusta University, Medical College of Georgia; AU/UGA Medical Partnership; and PCOM – South Georgia.

Laura Pride, MSSc, PA-C was the 2022 recipient of the W. Daniel Jordan, MD Award for her presentation “Endovascular Repair of Operative Inferior Vena Cava and Illiac Vein Injury: A Case Series and Review of The Literature”

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