Student and Faculty Poster Presentations

PACE UNIVERSITY-LENOX HILL HOSPITAL PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT PROGRAM (NYC)

Note: faculty/adjunct faculty bolded


Covino JM. Ismael A. Hofmann Ribowsky J. Gittens K. Predicting PANCE performance: One program’s experience. Physician Assistant Education Forum, Washington DC, October 11, 2019. 

Alvarez TA. Compagnone A. A novel use for an old drug: promising anti-cancer properties of metformin. Association of Physician Assistants in Oncology 22nd Annual Oncology Symposium, August 2019; Boston, MA.

Alvarez TA. Compagnone A. A novel use for an old drug: promising anti-cancer properties of metformin. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 24, 2019. Award for Best PA Student Poster

Browne L. Bootin A. Compagnone A. Patient education: The importance of glycemic control in diabetes. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 24, 2019.  

Dove HA. Cermeli A. Cresbaugh C. Geisler S. The role of cannabidiol as a medical therapy. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 24, 2019.   

Brunkan S. Hochman J. Compagnone A. Diabetes starter kit for the prevention of foot ulcers. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 24, 2019.    

Bahar P. Van Loveren K. Cota S. Fogarty C. Godbout B. Duroseau Y. Applying six sigma lean methodology to improve CT scan throughput in a tertiary emergency department. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 24, 2019.

Bahar P, Van Loveren K, Cota S. Fogarty C. Godbout B, Duroseau Y. Impact of “Direct to CT” stroke algorithm in a tertiary emergency department. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 24, 2019.  

Davis M. Hambleton S. Korkowicz R. Mandel ED. Overview of the female athlete triad: An in-depth perspective. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 24, 2019.


Cheung T. Johansson A. Housman J. O’Hara K. Pharmacological & non-pharmacological treatment of chronic peripheral neuropathy. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 24, 2018. 

Gassner M. Smith R. Berning M. Covino JM. Powassan virus: What primary care providers need to know. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 24, 2018. 

Finello G. Gambino C. Compagnone A. Lead poisoning: What you need to know. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 24, 2018. 

Gerardi M. Greene C. Corredora L. Covino JM. Identifying and managing the Middle Eastern respiratory syndrome (MERS-CoV) amongst a sea of viral doppelgangers. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 24, 2018.  Award for Best PA Student Poster

Crystal N. Darnell K. Veteri G. O’Hara K. Chronic migraines: A clinical review. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 24, 2018. 

Paproski J. Zugibe K. Compagnone A. Carbohydrate counting - A patient education guide. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 24, 2018. 

Carty C. Johnston C. Compagnone A. Patient education: Flu shot. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 24, 2018. 

Ruff T. Lopez D. Choppi J. Mandel ED. Diagnosis and management of scoliosis in pediatrics. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 24, 2018. 

Gambino C. Havrilla K. Karpman M. Covino JM. Infective endocarditis: How to recognize and treat. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 24, 2018. 

Kirsch N. Hrabovsky A. Compagnone A. Prostate cancer-Patient education project. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 24, 2018. 

Lowrie R. Hrabovsky A. Kung B. Geisler S. Diagnosis of ehrlichiosis in the context of tick-borne disease. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 24, 2018. 

Kramer Y. Pojawis J. Leora Youssefzadeh. O’Hara K. Kawasaki disease: Detailed approach and management. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 24, 2018. 

Paproski J. Finello G. Murillo A. Mandel ED. The importance of protein intake and strength exercises among the geriatric population. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 24, 2018. 

Lee J. Godbout B. Duroseau Y. Impact of “Code Sepsis” implementation on 3-hour sepsis treatment bundle compliance and hospital length-of-stay at a single ED. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 24, 2018.

Lee J. Duroseau Y. Godbout B. Impact of regular disaster preparedness tabletop exercises on front line emergency department staff at a single urban hospital. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 24, 2018. 

Covino JM. Hofmann Ribowsky J. What is the cardiovascular impact of the newer classes of hypoglycemic drugs for Type 2 diabetes mellitus? Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 24, 2018. 

Hofmann Ribowsky J. Covino JM. FDA Approved weight loss medications. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 24, 2018. 

Covino JM. Ismael A. Hofmann Ribowsky J. Gittens K. Predicting PANCE performance: One program’s experience. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 24, 2018. 


Hofmann J. Tsytsyna N. The use of concept mapping as an innovative teaching strategy in a didactic pharmacology course. Pace University Faculty Institute Conference, New York, NY, May 2017.

Bilan, N., Pontrelli, G. Assessing confidence levels in Physician Assistant students using standardized patients. Northwell Health Academic Day; May 24, 2017; Manhasset, NY.

Bilan, N., Pontrelli, G. Assessing confidence levels in Physician Assistant students using standardized patients. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 4, 2017.

Chadha P. Hoo L. Le S. Geisler S. Proprotein convertase subtilizing/kexin type 9 (PCSK9) inhibitors and lowering cholesterol. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 4, 2017.

Booth C. Shealy AK. Webb E. Mandel E. The role of the primary care provider in the diagnosis of ADHD. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 4, 2017. Award for Best PA Student Poster

Lau A. Lansky J. Mularkey K. O’Hara K. Polycystic ovarian syndrome (PCOS): A clinical review. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 4, 2017.

Covino JM. Hofmann J.  Bipolar disorder: Recognizing and treating in a primary care setting.  Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 4, 2017.

Loo K. Kaur D. Stimpson D. Covino JM. Approach to ACL injuries in adolescents.  Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 4, 2017.

Parr S. Plumeri D. Doan J. O’Hara K. Medical cannibus in the management of chronic pain. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 4, 2017.

Hofmann J. Tsytsyna N. The use of concept mapping as an innovative teaching strategy in a didactic pharmacology course. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 4, 2017.

Taylor, K. Bilan N. Nadzeya T. Mandel ED. Insomnia: Non-pharmacologic approaches in the primary care setting. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 4, 2017.

Mandel ED. Schweinle W. Felber L. 20/20 OU: Sharpening your medical observation skills. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 4, 2017.

Curaba A. Foley E. Wienclaw S. Mandel ED. Probiotics and the adult immune system. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 4, 2017.


Rancourt J. Tsytsyna N. Rizzolo D. Happy smiles: A focus on oral health. Annual Conference of American Academy of Physician Assistants, San Antonio, TX, May 2016.

Rancourt J. Tsytsyna N. Rizzolo D. Happy smiles: A focus on oral health. Annual Conference of New York State Society of Physician Assistants, Tarrytown, NY, October 2016

Rancourt J. Tsytsyna N. Rizzolo D. Happy smiles: A focus on oral health. Pace University Primary Health Care Conference: “Striving for a Culture of Health”, New York, NY, November 2016.

Darzi M. DeLutis A. Pluviose C. Mandel ED. Is a vaginal birth after cesarean delivery a more viable option than a repeat cesarean delivery? Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 19, 2016.  Award for Best PA Student Poster

Godbout, B. Interprofessional self-assessment through wearable technology. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 19, 2016.

Conlan B. Katz J. Morgan R. Mandel ED. Substance abuse and the LGBT community: Recognizing, understanding and bridging the divide. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day New York, NY, April 19, 2016.     

Rancourt J. Tsytsyna N. Rizzolo D. Happy smiles: A focus on oral health. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 19, 2016.

O’ Donnel L. Dowlings S. Spira S. Hoffman Ribowsky J. Early diagnostic tools for Alzheimer’s disease. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 19, 2016.

Combs K. Hanes W. Braune M. O’Hara K.  Diagnosis and management of Osgood-Schlatter disease.   Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 19, 2016.

Chew B. Elraheb Y. Jacinot R. Bruza M. Essential tremor: Evaluation and management. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day New York, NY, April 19, 2016.

Pastore A. Jones C. Sherwood K. O’Hara K. Efficacy of ultrasound compared to chest x-ray and computed tomography in detecting pneumothorax. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 19, 2016.

Chu C, Lin D. Ateya AF. Mandel ED. Familiar hypercholesterolemia: The benefits of traditional and Future Therapeutics. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 19, 2016.

Rancourt J. Alves C. Torlincasi A. O’Hara K.  Psychiatric comorbidities in patients with gender dysphoria. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 19, 2016.

Patel SR. Bernstein MH. Meyer LE. Mandel ED. Treating chronic diabetic wounds with human amniotic membrane tissue allografts. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 19, 2016.

Doucette D. Angelo B. Kelly S. Covino JM.  Update on the diagnosis and management of fibromyalgia. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 19, 2016.

Zaccaria J. Johnson H. Covino JM.  Primary care counseling for adult obese patients. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day, New York, NY, April 19, 2016.  

Kramer T. Myers P. North S. Assessment of professionalism skills in PA education: Using standardized patients. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day New York, NY, April 19, 2016.

Mandel ED. Schweinle W. Empathy change during PA education. Pace University College of Health Professions Scholarship Day New York, NY, April 19, 2016.