Presidential Trainee Abstract Awards

ASCPT is proud to honor the top scoring abstracts accepted for presentation from clinical pharmacologists and translational scientists in training. These Presidential Trainee Award recipients will be recognized during the ASCPT 2020 Showcase of Top Trainee Abstracts on Wednesday, March 18 from 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm. Posters will be on display during poster sessions on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

The Presidential Trainees will be recognized and receive their awards at 5:15 pm - 5:45 pm

PTA 2019 A M Ali
Ali Mohamed Ali, PhD
The Interplay Between Malnutrition, Chemoprevention and the Risk of Malaria in Babies and Toddlers in Uganda: Longitudinal Pharmacodynamic and Growth Analysis
University of California San Francisco
Watch his video
PTA 2019 M Bauer
Martin Bauer, MD
Use of PET to Assess the Effect of Age on Metoclopramide Brain Distribution
Medical University of Vienna
PTA S K Bromberek
Sarah Katherine Bromberek, BS
Purine Pathway Metabolomics and Clopidogrel Response
University of Maryland, Baltimore
Watch her video
Yumi Cleary, MS 
Mechanistic Modeling Approaches to Simultaneously Estimate fmCYP3A and FG of CYP3A Substrates from Clinical DDI Study Data
Roche Innovation Center
PTA 2019 R Dalton
Rachel Dalton, PharmD
Geographically and Socioeconomically Disadvantaged Patients Use a Higher Proportion of Drugs with Potentially Actionable Pharmacogenetic Interactions
University of Florida
PTA A Elsayed
Abdelrahman H. Elsayed, MSc
Ara-C SNP Score as a Predictive Tool of AML Treatment Outcome
University of Florida
Watch his video
PTA W Huang
Weize Huang, PharmD, PhD
Predicting Morphine and Morphine-6-Glucuronide Disposition in Renal Impairment Patients Using Organ-on-a-Chip Technology and Mechanistic PBPK Modeling
University of Washington
Watch his video
PTA M Z Imperial
Marjorie Zamora Imperial, PhD
Predicting Optimal Treatment Durations for Drug-susceptible Tuberculosis Patients: Development and Validation of a Risk Score Algorithm and Clinical Simulation Tool
University of California, San Francisco
PTA 2019 D Irby
Donald Irby, MSc
Modeling Thrombocytopenia as a Predictor of Outcomes Following Single, High Dose Melphalan and Stem Cell Transplant in Multiple Myeloma
The Ohio State University
Watch his video
PTA P Jarugula
Praneeth Jarugula, PharmD
Optimizing Vancomycin Dosing and Monitoring in Neonates and Infants Using Population Pharmacokinetic Modeling
University of Maryland
Watch his video
PTA J Lang
Jennifer Lang, PhD
Parent-Metabolite Physiologically-based-Pharmacokinetic Modelling: Ivabradine Example
University of Manchester
Watch her video
Camille Lenoir, PharmD, PhD candidate
Impact of Acute Inflammation on Cytochromes P450 Activity Measured with Dried Blood Spot
Geneva University Hospitals, Geneva, Switzerland
Watch her video
PTA K Lingineni
Karthik Lingineni, MS
Towards Achieving Regulatory Endorsement of a Disease Progression Model-based Clinical Trial Simulation Tool for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy– Model of Progression of Forced Vital Capacity
University of Florida
2020 Jason Morrow, MD Presidential Trainee Award Recipient
Duan Liu, PhD
Dilated Cardiomyopathy Drug Treatment Response Genome-wide Association Study Identifies Novel Loci in NAV3 and CDCP1
Mayo Clinic
Watch his video
Reynold Ly, PhD 
Severe Capecitabine Toxicity Associated with a Rare DPYD Variant Identified Through Whole Exome Sequencing: a Case Study
Indiana University
Watch his video
PTA P Malik
Paul Malik, PharmD
Integration of Ontogeny into PBPK Models for Monoclonal Antibodies in Very Young Children
University of Waterloo
Watch his video
PTA M McLaughlin
Matthew J. McLaughlin, MD, MS
Plasma and Cerebrospinal Fluid Concentrations of Baclofen in Children with Cerebral Palsy following Oral Administration
Children's Mercy Hospital
Watch his video
PTA E Poweleit
Ethan A. Poweleit, BS
CYP2C19, SLC6A4, and HTR2A Influence Response to Escitalopram in a Prospective Trial of Adolescents with Generalized Anxiety Disorder
University of Cincinnati
Watch his video
Sisi Qin, PhD
Dual Roles for TSPYL Family in Mediating Serotonin Transport and the Metabolism of Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors in MDD Patients
Mayo Clinic
Watch her video
PTA N Styrdom
Natasha Strydom, PhD
Systems Pharmacology Model and Tool to Explore Shorter Multi-Drug Therapy Options for Active Pulmonary Tuberculosis
University of California, San Francisco
PTA Y Z Tang
Yu (Zoey) Tang, PhD
Elucidating the Binding Kinetics Between Monoclonal Antibody and its Target in Solid Tumors: Mathematical Modeling the Longitudinal Imaging Data
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Watch her video
PTA M Tantawy
Marwa Tantawy, PhD
ZMAT4 and DOCK9 Variants Associated with Heart Failure in Breast Cancer Patients in the UK Biobank data
University of Florida
2020 David J. Goldstein, Md, Phd Presidential Trainee Award
Watch her video
PTA C Thomas
Cameron D. Thomas, PharmD
Precise Pain Control: Feasibility and Efficacy of a Preemptive CYP2D6-genotype Guided Post-operative Pain Management Paradigm
University of Florida
PTA B Vora
Bianca Vora, BA
Computational Methods Complement In Vitro Screens: Using Machine Learning and Real-World Data to Understand Transporter-Mediated Drug-Nutrient Interactions
University of California, San Francisco
PTA Y Vorontsova
Yana Vorontsova, PharmD, MBA
Pharmacokinetics of Buccal versus Vaginal Misoprostol for Labor Induction at Term
Indiana University
Watch her video
PTA L Zhang
Lingxin Zhang, PhD
SLCO1B1: Deep Mutational Scanning of Genomic Missense Variant Function
Mayo Clinic
Watch her video

Photo Gallery
Recent News
Contact Us