View presentations, publications and awards from past students of the Summer Medical Student Respiratory Research Fellowship (SMURRF).

Presentations and Publications

Many of our students have presented their research at national conferences and contributed to peer-reviewed publications.

National Research Awards

Our students have an opportunity to present their research findings at the National Student Research Forum. Throughout the years, several of our students have received awards.

2018 Award Winners

  • Hayley Flanagan (Marc Rothenberg, MD, PhD Mentor), Best Poster Presentation, Pediatrics

2017 Award Winners

  • Mahima Venkatesh (Suhas Kallapur, MD, Mentor), Best Poster Presentation, Public Health - 2nd Place
  • Stephanie Herrin (Paul Kingma, MD, PhD, Mentor), Best Poster Presentation, Radiology, and Pediatrics Excellence Research Award  

2016 Award Winners

  • Greg Lavins (Theresa Guilbert, Mentor), Best Poster Presentation, Neuroscience & Cell Biology
  • Stephanie Kerlakian (Jason Woods, Mentor), Best Poster, Radiology Research ‐ 1st Place
  • Meera Basu (Louis Muglia, Mentor), Best Poster Presentation, Obstetrics & Gynecology
  • Michael Zhou (Zackary Cleveland, Mentor), Best Poster, Radiology Research ‐ 2nd Place

2014 Award Winners

  • Abigail Stein (Patti Fulkerson, Mentor), Best Poster Presentation, Microbiology & Immunology
  • Patrick McWeeney (Simon Hogan, Mentor), Best Poster Presentation, Biochemistry & Molecular Biology
  • Emily Cassell (JP Clancy, Mentor), Award for Excellence in Pediatric Research