21st Annual Resident Research Symposium

June 16, 2023
01:00pm - 05:00pm

Byers Auditorium - Genentech Hall 600 - 16th Street San Francisco

1:00 pmWelcome Remarks: Jolie Chang, MD, Moderator
1:10 pmDr. Spenser Souza – Class of 2025
“Dynamic and Static Impacts of Nerve Transposition Grafting on Oral Commissure Position After Radical Parotidectomy”
1:20 pmDr. Taylor Standiford – Class of 2026
“Impact of Preference Signaling and Standardized Interview Offer Dates on Otolaryngology Residency Applicants”
1:30 pmDr. Gaelen Stanford-Moore – Class of 2023
"Waste Not, Want Not: Cost and Carbon footprint of Tonsillectomies at UCSF Benioff Children's Hospital"
1:40 pm Dr. Jacqueline Harris – Class of 2024
"Improving Genetic Testing in Underrepresented Minority Children with SNHL”
1:50 pm Dr. Edgar Ochoa– Class of 2026
"Patient-reported Donor Site Quality of Life Outcomes Following Fibula Free Flap Reconstruction"
2:00 pm Dr. Neil Patel – Class of 2025 
“Quantifying Skin Color Match in Head and Neck Reconstruction”
2:10 pm Dr. Danielle Gillard – Class of 2025
“Does Catastrophizing Predict Response to Treatment in Patients with Vestibular Disorders? A Prospective Cohort Study”
2:20 pm Dr. Ana Sola – Class of 2026
"Automated Speech Processing as a Predictive Tool for Speech and Language Outcomes"
2:30 pmDr. Evan Patel – Class of 2026
"VM-PATHI Correlates with Cognitive Function Improvement After Successful Treatment in Patients with Vestibular Migraine"
2:40 pm Dr. Michael Lindeborg – Class of 2025
“Risk Factors Associated with Delays in Hearing Loss Identification in Pediatric Patients”
3:15 pm Dr. Sifon Ndon – Class of 2024
"Covid Symptomatology in Smokers and Vapers"
3:25 pm Dr. Abel David – Class of 2023
“Characterizing the cellular changes of cochlear synaptopathy using scRNAseq”
3:35 pmDr. Karolina Plonowska-HirschfeldClass of 2024
"Microenergy Acoustic Pulses in Head and Neck Skeletal Muscle Regeneration"
3:45 pm Dr. Jacquelyn Callander – Class of 2025
“Laryngeal Hyposensitivity in Obstructive Sleep Apnea”
3:55 pmDr. Tania Benjamin – Class of 2024
"Assessing the prevalence of craniomaxillofacial injuries between helmeted and non- helmeted electric scooterists"
4:05 pm Dr. Alyssa Civantos – Class of 2026
“The Impact of a Tracheostomy Safe Bronchoscopy Protocol on Pediatric Tracheostomy Outcomes”
4:15 pmDr. Shayan Fakurnejad – Class of 2025
"Facial Analysis After Gender-Affirming Rhinoplasty"
4:25 pmDr. Kara Brodie – Class of 2023
"Impact of Genetic Testing on Hearing Interventions"

Disclosure: Presenters have stated they have no relationships to disclose. Planner/Moderator Jolie L. Chang, MD has stated that she has no relationships to disclose. Credit for OHNS Year-End Event: The University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (UCSF) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians. UCSF designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.75 AMAPRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.