Scholarly Activities - Residency

Research Track

Residents interested in pursuing research while at OHSU are able to work with the training office to participate in the Research Track. On the research track, you will have dedicated time in the PGY2, PGY3, and PGY4 training year for research. For more details on this, click here.

Recent resident scholarly activity (PGY year reflects level at the time of activity)

Dr. Liz Sokolowski (PGY4), Dr. Maria Chuop (PGY3), & Dr. Paul Bonney (PGY3) - Oregon Psychiatric Physicians Association Annual Meeting - Presenters - OHSU Long COVID Group Psychotherapy Pilot Program (Mar 2022)

Dr. Jen Brockmeyer (PGY3) - National Update on Behavioral Emergencies Conference - Abstract - When Psychosis Originates Far From The Brain: A Mimic of Primary Psychiatric Illness (2021)

Dr. Jovo Vijanderan (PGY3) - OHSU Symposium on Educational Excellence - Poster - Reflection Rounds: Transforming Education to Help Students Thrive [Top Poster Award] (2021)

Dr. Lana Weber (PGY3) & Dr. Allison Munn (PGY2) - Academy of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry Conference - Poster - Complicated Courses, Poor Outcomes, Delayed ECT: A review of four cases of delirious mania (Nov 2020)

Dr. Riva Shah (PGY3) & Dr. Heather Buxton (PGY3) - Association for Academic Psychiatry - Poster - Training Trauma-Informed Peers: Efficacy of a Peer-to-Peer Model for Teaching Trauma Informed Care (Nov 2020)

Dr. Maria Chuop (PGY2) & Dr. Lee Hiromoto (PGY1) - American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law Annual Meeting - Poster - Narrowing the Definition of Particular Social Groups in Asylum Cases (Oct 2020)

Dr. Anushka Shenoy (PGY3) - Academy of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry Conference - Presenter - Schizophrenia and Obstructive Sleep Apnea: A Review of the Role of Antipsychotic Medications (Nov 2019)

Dr. Payton Sterba (PGY3) - Academy of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry Conference - Presenter - Intervention and Risk Mitigation with Suicidal Patients at the Time of Transition from Emergency Settings Back into the Community (Nov 2019)

Dr. Maria Chuop (PGY1), Dr. Riva Shah (PGY2), Dr. Mukhdip Singh (PGY2), Dr. Jovo Vijanderan (PGY2) - Oregon Psychiatric Physicians Association - Speakers - Updates on Treatment for Depression (Sep 2019)

Dr. Lana Weber (PGY1) - American Psychiatric Conference - Poster - Navigating the Bermuda Triangle: A case of delirious mania with transformation to malignant catatonia (May 2019)

Dr. Paul Maitland-McKinley (PGY3), Dr. Karina España (PGY) - American Psychiatric Association National Conference - Presentation - Navigating Racism: Addressing the Pervasive Role of Racial Bias in Mental Health (May 2019)

Dr. Lana Weber (PGY1) - American Psychiatric Association National Conference - Poster - Navigating the Bermuda Triangle: A case of delirious mania with transformation to malignant catatonia (May 2019)

Dr. Kim McKenna (PGY2) - AAMC Group on Resident Affairs (GRA) and Organization of Resident Representatives (ORR) Joint Spring Meeting - Speaker - Graphic Medicine (Apr 2019)

Dr. Aryan Sarparast (PGY2), Dr. Payton Sterba (PGY2), Dr. Jovo Vijanderan (PGY1) - Oregon Psychiatric Physicians Association - Speakers - The Role of Psychodelics in Modern Psychiatry: A Review of the Evidence Base (Mar 2019)

Dr. Guy Hughes (PGY3) - Academy of Consultation-Liaison Psychiatry - Poster - Unity Center for Behavioral Health's Psychiatric Emergency Service - A New Model and Lessons Learned from Our First Year

Dr. Will Frizzell (PGY4) - American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law - Speaker - Risk-Based Gun Removal Laws: An Overview of Five States

Dr. Will Frizzell (PGY4) - Oregon Psychiatric Physicians Association - Speaker - Risk-Based Gun Removal Laws: An Overview of Five States and Discussion of the Role of Mental Health Provider

Dr. Anushka Shenoy (PGY1) - American Psychiatry Association - Poster - More Than Teenage Rebellion: Prodrome and Treatment of Anti-NMDA Receptor Encephalitis

Dr. Justin Laporte (PGY2) - American Psychiatry Association - Poster - Electroconvulsive Therapy for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: A Case Report and Review of the Literature

Dr. Karina España (PGY1), Dr. David Nagarkatti-Gude (PGY4), Dr. Aryan Sarparast (PGY1), Dr. Anushka Shenoy (PGY1), Dr. Payton Sterba (PGY1) - OPPA Winter Conference - Panel - Special K: Just How Special? Ketamine Treat in Theory and Practice (Mar 2018)

Dr. Lindsay Howard (PGY3), Dr. Asha Jetmalani (PGY3) Dr. Dara Mitchell (PGY4), Dr. David Nagarkatti-Gude (PGY4) - OPPA Summer Conference - Panel - This Makes Me Nervous: A Discussion of Difficult Cases (Jul 2017)

Dr. Andrew Hughes (PGY4) - Micronutrients for Mental Health: The Current Evidence (Apr 2020)

Dr. Paul Maitland-McKinley (PGY4), Dr. Karina España (PGY3) - Building Action: Bringing the Ramifications of Racial Bias in Mental Health to Interdisciplinary Discussions (Jan 2020)

Dr. Jacq Knapp (PGY2) - Perinatal PTSD (Nov 2019)

Dr. Maria Chuop (PGY1), Dr. Riva Shah (PGY2), Dr. Mukhdip Singh (PGY2), Dr. Jovo Vijanderan (PGY2) - Updates on Treatment for Depression (Oct 2019)

Dr. Aryan Sarparast (PGY2), Dr. Payton Sterba (PGY2), Dr. Jovo Vijanderan (PGY1) - The Role of Psychodelics in Modern Psychiatry: A Review of the Evidence Base (Mar 2019)

Dr. Jon Wilson (PGY4) - Interventional Psychiatry: ECT, TMS, and Ketamine (Dec 2018)

Dr. Karina España (PGY1) - Let's Talk: Racial Awareness and Responsibility in Psychiatry (June 2018)

Dr. Kyle Johnson (PGY4) - Post-Intensive Care Syndrome: Recognized Effects of Serious Illness on Post-Discharge Well-Being (May 2018)

Dr. Justin Laporte (PGY2), Dr. Will Frizzell (PGY3) - Gun Violence and Mental Illness: Identifying Facts and Misconceptions (April 2018)

Dr. Lindsay Howard (PGY3), Dr. Krin Walta (PGY3) - Breaking the Silence: The Need to Respond to Physician Mental Health and Suicide (Mar 2018)

Dr. David Nagarkatti-Gude (PGY4) - Working Towards Zero Suicide: Year 2 - Identify, Treat, Improve (Feb 2018)

Dr. Kali Hobson (PGY2) - Exploring the Psychological Impacts of Racism: Part II (Jun 2017)

Dr. Brent Beenders (PGY3), Dr. Rachel Morenz (PGY4) - Trainees in the Integrated Care Model: The Future is Now (May 2017)

Dr. David Nagarkatti-Gude (PGY3) - Measurement-based Care in Psychiatry: Why Measures Matter! (May 2017)

Dr. Pari Faraji (PGY4), Dr. Jessica Myers (PGY4), Dr. Elizabeth Schmick (PGY4) - The Power of Lived Experience (Apr 2017)

Dr. Jeramy Peters (PGY2), Dr. Eric Weathers (PGY3) - Cannabis and Anxiety: A Clinician's Debate

Dr. Kali Hobson (PGY2) - Exploring the Psychological Impacts of Racism (Feb 2017)

Dr. David Nagarkatti-Gude (PGY3) - Zero Suicide in Health and Behavioral Health Care (Feb 2017)

Dr. Riva Shah (PGY4) & Dr. Jesse Gerber (PGY4) - A Brief intervention to Promote Diversity and Reduce Unconscious Bias in Residency Selection (2022) Academic Psychiatry

Dr. Jovo Vijanderan (PGY4) & Dr. Heather Buxton - Peer-to-Peer Trauma-Informed Training for Surgical Residents Facilitated by Psychiatry Residents (2022) Academic Psychiatry

Dr. Lee Hiromoto (PGY2) & Dr. Aly Dubrovsky (PGY2) - How VA Psychiatry Residents Can Help Veterans Establish Service Connection for Schizophrenia When the First Episode Was After Military Service (2021) American Journal of Psychiatry Residents' Journal

Dr. Lee Hiromoto (PGY2) - PTSD and Trauma as Mitigating Factors in Sentencing in Capital Cases (2021) Journal of the American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law

Dr. Lana Weber (PGY3) - In Africa, There Was No Family Planning. Every Year You Just Give Birth": Family Planning Knowledge, Attitudes, and Practices Among Somali and Congolese Refugee Women After Resettlement to the United States (2020) Qualitative Health Research

Dr. Maria Chuop (PGY2) & Dr. Riva Shah (PGY3) - From Screening to Interventions: Teaching Clinical Suicide Prevention Skills to Medical Students (2020) Academic Psychiatry

Dr. Jacq Knapp (PGY2) - Cirino, N., & Knap, Jacq (2019) Perinatal Posttraumatic Stress Disorder: A Review of risk Factors, Diagnosis, and Treatment, Obstetrical and Gynecological Survey

Dr. Andrew Hughes (PGY4) - h, B., Hughes, A.J. & Roerig, J. L. (2019) Comfort Level and Barriers to the Appropriate Use of Clozapine: A Preliminary Survey of US Psychiatric Residents, Academic Psychiatry

Dr. Will Frizzell (PGY4) - Frizzell, Will., Chien, J (2018), Extreme Risk Protection Orders to Reduce Firearm Violence. Psychiatric Service

Dr. Jeramy Peters (PGY3) - Peters, J., Chien, J. (2018), Contemporary Routes of Cannabis Consumption: A Primer for Clinicians. Journal of the American Osteopathic Association. 118: 67-70.

Dr. Andrew Hughes (PGY1) - Sonuga-Barke, E., Johnstone, J., Hughes, A., Nigg, J., & Cortese, S. (2018). 9.1 Meta-Analysis and Critique of Previous Neurofeedback RCTs. Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry57(10), S282

Dr. Mikaela Rodriguez (PGY1) - Rodriguez, M.L., Corse, A.K. & Rosen. Mental Health Services Use Among Medical Students: Perceived Stigma and Barriers to Care. Medical Science Educator. Published 02/28/2017.

Dr. Maria Chuop (PGY3) - Associate Editor of the AJP Resident's Journal (2021-22)

Dr. Jovo Vijanderan (PGY3) - Elevate Scholar 2020, Psych Congress

Dr. Riva Shah (PGY3) - American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry 2021 Scholars Program

Dr. Heather Buxton (PGY2) - OHSU Innovations in Education Grant

Dr. Aryan Sarparast (PGY3) - Austin Riggs Award in Psychotherapy (2019-20)

Dr. Karina España (PGY3) - APA SAMHSA  Minority Fellowship (2019-20)

Dr. Krin Walta (PGY3) - Area 7 Deputy Representative for ACORF/APA (2018-19)

Dr. Elizabeth Schmick (PGY4) - American Psychiatric Association Resident Recognition Award (2017)

Dr. M. Saul Farris (PGY4) - Early Assessment and Support Alliance (EASA) Pharmacology Guidebook for non-medical providers (2017)

Dr. M. Saul Farris (PGY4) - American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology Senior Resident Administrative Fellowship (Mar - May 2017)