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2017 Southeastern Pediatric Research Conference Poster Award Winners

Congratulations to our winners!

1st Place Basic Science Poster:

Modeling Zika Virus Exposure And Screening Therapeutic Compounds With Human iPSCDerived Neural Cells

Zhexing Wen, Christy Hammack, Sarah C. Ogden, Xuyu Qian, Miao Xu, Emily M. Lee, Feiran Zhang, Yujing Li, Bing Yao, Jaehoon Shin, Wei-Kai Huang, Kimberly M. Christian, Menghang Xia, Peng Jin, Wei Zheng, Hengli Tang, Hongjun Song, Guo-li Ming

2nd Place Basic Science Poster:

Metabolic Approach to Promote the Maturation of Human Pluripotent Stem Cell-Derived Cardiomyocytes

Cinsley Gentillon, Rajneesh Jha, Antonio Rampoldi, Wen-Mei Yu, Shuzhao Li, Bill Liang, Andrei Todor, Neil Anthony, April Reedy, Cheng-Kui Qu, Lou Ann Brown, Chunhui Xu

3rd Place Basic Science Poster:

Patterns of Visual Engagement Identify Distinct Subgroups of 24-Month-Olds with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Julia Yurkovic, Scott Gillespie, Warren Jones, Ami Klin, Sarah Shultz

1st Place Clinical & Translational Poster:

Improving the Use of the N-PASS Tool: Using “Big Data” to Confirm the Need for Staff Education

Mary Rose Darr, Barbara Hardin, Natalie Hensley, Megan Hixson, Kaitlin King, Marjorie McElreath, Myra Rolfes, Eileen Murray, Mary Coughlin, Tod Davis, Ryan Hoffman, Mingyoung Jo

2nd Place Clinical & Translational Poster:

Whole Blood Transcriptome in Children with Sickle Cell Anemia

Beatrice Gee, Robert Meller, Andrea Pearson, Iris Buchanan-Perry, Truddie Darden, Roger Simon

3rd Place Clinical & Translational Poster:

Association Analysis Identified a Novel TPCN2 Loci and HLA Signals Specific to Pediatric Onset Ulcerative Colitis

Suresh Venkateswaran, Jarod Prince, David J. Cutler, Urko M. Marigorta, David T. Okou, Sampath Prahalad, Cary G. Sauer, Greg Gibson, Lee A. Denson, Jeffrey Hyams, Subra Kugathasan