In conjunction with the Fall Conference, APPA will host a Resident/Medical Student Poster Contest. Twenty-one abstracts were accepted with authors invited to present at the conference. The posters will be judged at the conference and awards given to the highest-ranking poster. Download the Fall 2022 abstracts.

Abstract 22-2-10 – First Place Winner
Title: The Chicken and the Egg: Overlapping Major Depressive Disorder, Vascular Dementia, and Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Presenting Author: Danielle Glinka, OMS-3, Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine

Abstract 22-2-15 – Second Place Tie
Title: Patient Selection for L-Methylfolate Supplementation in Treatment Resistant Depression
Presenting Author: Thomas Kozar, MS-3, UAB Heersink School of Medicine

Abstract 22-2-18 – Second Place Tie
Title: Renal Cell Carcinoma in Patients Treated with Second Generation Antipsychotics
Presenting Author: Morgan Malone, MD, PG2, Department of Psychiatry, Whiddon College of Medicine at the University of South Alabama

Abstract 22-2-01
Title: Psychogenic Polydipsia induced Hyponatremia and consequent seizure in a schizophrenic patient: A Case Report
Presenting Author: Shawn Chakraborty, MS-4, Alabama College of Osteopathic Medicine

Abstract 22-2-02
Title: Voltage Gated Channel Blockage by Antidepressants in Management of Fibromyalgia
Presenting Author: Bayley Atkins, MS-3, University of Alabama at Birmingham Heersink School of Medicine

Abstract 22-2-03
Title: L-Methylfolate Augmentation in the Treatment of Refractory Depression
Presenting Author: Hope Cain Lackey, MS-3, UAB Heersink School of Medicine

Abstract 22-2-04
Title: Paradoxical Depression with Phentermine
Presenting Author: Zoey Duncan, MS-3, UAB Heersink School of Medicine

Abstract 22-2-05
Title: Application of Pharmacogenetics in Pediatric Psychiatry
Presenting Author: Bethany Langner, MS-3, UABHSOM

Abstract 22-2-06
Title: Semaglutide as a Possible Therapy in Binge Eating Disorder?
Presenting Author: Rebecca Pearlman, MS-3, UAB Heersink School of Medicine – Huntsville

Abstract 22-2-07
Title: Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation Treatment for Medication Resistant Depression
Presenting Author: Audrey Driver, 3, UAB Heersink School of Medicine

Abstract 22-2-08
Title: A case of Parkinson’s Disease Psychosis treated with Pimavanserin, novel 5-HT2A/C receptor inverse agonist
Presenting Author: Matthew Raymond, MS-3, University of Alabama in Birmingham Heersink School of Medicine

Abstract 22-2-09
Title: A Holistic Approach to Addressing Social Determinants of Health in the Pediatric Population
Presenting Author: Chase Craven, MS-3, University of Alabama Heersink School of Medicine – Huntsville

Abstract 22-2-11
Title: Lance-Adams Syndrome in a psychiatric patient
Presenting Author: Hunter Soleymani, MS-3, UAB Heersink School of Medicine – Huntsville

Abstract 22-2-12
Title: Naltrexone Use in Adolescents to Decrease Incidences of Self-Harm
Presenting Author: Pedram Maleknia, MS-3, UAB Heersink School of Medicine – Huntsville

Abstract 22-2-13
Title: Race Against Time: A Case Report of Multidisciplinary Treatment of Functional Dysphagia
Presenting Author: Jonathan Black, PGY2, UAB Psychiatry

Abstract 22-2-14
Title: AMS as a Manifestation of MELAS: A Case Report
Presenting Author: Thomas Kozar, MS-3, UAB Heersink School of Medicine

Abstract 22-2-16
Title: Delta-8 induced Psychotic Exacerbation: A Case Series with a Review of Literature
Presenting Author: Chelsea Miller, PGY2, UAB Department of Psychiatry and Neurobiology

Abstract 22-2-17
Title: Whose Personality is it Anyway? A Case Report on Dissociative Identity Disorder
Presenting Author: Taylor Carter, MS-3, Edward Via College of Osteopathic Medicine at Auburn

Abstract 22-2-19
Title: Selective Mutism in the Pediatric Population
Presenting Author: Evan Dixon, MS-4, University of South Alabama College of Medicine

Abstract 22-2-20
Title: Managing Sexual Violence in the Inpatient Psychiatric Setting
Presenting Author: Sarah Bouslog, MS-4, University of South Alabama College of Medicine

Abstract 22-2-21
Title: The Trilemma of Today’s Aging Population in the Time of Pandemic: A Case Study of Pre-existing Psychiatric Illness and Cognitive Deficits, COVID-19, and Further Cognitive Decline
Presenting Author: Mack Bozman, MS-4, UABSOM – Huntsville


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