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Alphabetical list of publications by fulltime RowanSOM faculty. SOM and GSBS students, staff and volunteer faculty are included in New Publications only

February 2020

FACULTY

Terrie B. Ginsberg, DO 
Associate Professor
Geriatric and Gerontology

Wasserman V, Emrani S, Matusz EF, Peven J, Cleary S, Price CC, Ginsberg TB, Swenson R, Heilman KM, Lamar M, Libon DJ. Visuospatial performance in patients with statistically-defined mild cognitive impairment. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology. 2020 Jan 24:1-10. doi: 10.1080/13803395.2020.1714550. PMID: 31973657.  [Epub ahead of print]

Francois D.H. Gould, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Cell Biology

Gould FDH, Lammers AR, Mayerl C, German RZ. Specific vagus nerve lesion have distinctive physiologic mechanisms of dysphagia. Frontiers in Neurology. 2019 Dec 12;10:1301. eCollection 2019. doi: 10.3389/fneur.2019.01301. PMID: 31920925. PMCID: PMC6920241.

Richard Jermyn, DO
Professor
Rehabilitation Medicine

Hussein AI, Bekampis CF, Jermyn RTReview of opioid prescribing in the osteopathic and ambulatory setting. Journal of the American Osteopathic Association.  2019 Dec 1;119(12):820-832. doi: 10.7556/jaoa.2019.134. PMID: 31790128.
 

David J. Libon, Ph.D.
Professor
Geriatric and Gerontology

Emrani S, Lamar M, Price CC, Wasserman V, Matusz E, Au R, Swenson R, Nagele R, Heilman KM, Libon DJAlzheimer's/vascular spectrum dementia: Classification in addition to diagnosis. Journal of Alzheimers Disease. 2020;73(1):63-71. doi: 10.3233/JAD-190654. PMID: 31815693.

Wasserman V, Emrani S, Matusz EF, Peven J, Cleary S, Price CC, Ginsberg TB, Swenson R, Heilman KM, Lamar M, Libon DJVisuospatial performance in patients with statistically-defined mild cognitive impairment. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology. 2020 Jan 24:1-10. doi: 10.1080/13803395.2020.1714550. PMID: 31973657.  [Epub ahead of print]

Michael K McCormack, PhD 
Professor
Pathology

Carlozzi NE, Boileau NR, Paulsen JS, Downing NR, Ready R, Perlmutter JS, Cella D, Chou KL, McCormack MK, Barton S, Lai JS. Psychometric properties and responsiveness of Neuro-QoL Cognitive Function in persons with Huntington disease (HD). Quality of Life Research. 2019 Dec 18. doi: 10.1007/s11136-019-02391-7. PMID: 31853881. [Epub ahead of print]

Robert Nagele, PhD
Professor
Geriatric and Gerontology/NJISA

Emrani S, Lamar M, Price CC, Wasserman V, Matusz E, Au R, Swenson R, Nagele R, Heilman KM, Libon DJ. Alzheimer's/vascular spectrum dementia: Classification in addition to diagnosis. Journal of Alzheimers Disease. 2020;73(1):63-71. doi: 10.3233/JAD-190654. PMID: 31815693.

Elyse Perweiler, MA, MPP, RN
Professor
Geriatrics and Gerontology

Weiss J, Tumosa N, Perweiler E, Forciea MA, Miles T, Blackwell E, Tebb S, Bailey D, Trudeau SA, Worstell M. Critical workforce gaps in dementia education and training. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2020 Jan 22. doi: 10.1111/jgs.16341. PMID: 31967320. [Epub ahead of print]

Dmitri G. Pestov, PhD
Associate Professor
Cell Biology

Nieto B, Gaspar SG, Moriggi G, Pestov DG, Bustelo XR, Dosil M. Identification of distinct maturation steps involved in human 40S ribosomal subunit biosynthesis. Nature Communications . 2020 Jan 9;11(1):156. doi: 10.1038/s41467-019-13990-w. PMID: 31919354. PMCID: PMC6952385.

Bernd Spur, PhD
Associate Professor
Cell Biology

Rodriguez AR, Bernd W. Spur BWFirst total syntheses of the pro-resolving lipid mediators 7(S),13(R),20(S)-Resolvin T1 and 7(S),13(R)-Resolvin T4. Tetrahedron Letters. 2020 Feb;61(6): 151473. Epub2019 Dec 5. doi: 10.1016/j.tetlet.2019.151473.

Brian P. Weiser
Assistant Professor
Molecular Biology

Weiser BPAnalysis of uracil DNA glycosylase (UNG2) stimulation by replication protein A (RPA) at ssDNA-dsDNA junctions. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta - Proteins and Proteomics. 2020 Mar;1868(3):140347. Epub 2019 Dec 19. doi: 10.1016/j.bbapap.2019.140347.
PMID: 31866506.

STUDENT

Pankti Acharya
SOM, Class of 2023

Mody KS, Acharya PP, Brougham K, Parekh SG. Orthopedic Master's in Business Administration: A career path analysis. Orthopedic Reviews. 2019 Dec 5;11(4):8360. eCollection 2019 Dec 2. doi: 10.4081/or.2019.8360. PMID: 31897283. PMCID: PMC6912149.

Lauren Crispino
SOM, Class of 2021

Wong AH, Ray JM, Rosenberg A, Crispino L, Parker J, McVaney C, Iennaco JD, Bernstein SL, Pavlo AJ. Experiences of individuals who were physically restrained in the emergency department. JAMA Network Open. 2020 Jan 3;3(1):e1919381. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2019.19381. PMID: 31977058.

Neal Joshi
SOM, Class of 2021

McAree M, Joshi N, Weinberg J, Jabbour P, Rosenwasser R, Zarzour H. Embolectomy in patient with basilar artery occlusion and poor neurological exam. Surgical Case Reports. 2019 Dec 13;2(6). doi: 10.31487/j.SCR.2019.06.07.

Michael McAree
SOM, Class of 2021

McAree M, Joshi N, Weinberg J, Jabbour P, Rosenwasser R, Zarzour H. . Embolectomy in patient with basilar artery occlusion and poor neurological exam. Surgical Case Reports. 2019 Dec 13;2(6). doi: 10.31487/j.SCR.2019.06.07.

Seema Patel
SOM, Class of 2022

Khan A, Mubdi N, Budnick A, Feldman DR, Williams SW, Patel S, Tonorezos ES. The experience of hearing loss in adult survivors of childhood and young adult cancer: A qualitative study. Cancer. 2020 Jan 3. doi: 10.1002/cncr.32698. PMID: 31899553. [Epub ahead of print]

STAFF

Seana Cleary
Lab Technician
Cell Biology/NJISA

Wasserman V, Emrani S, Matusz EF, Peven J, Cleary S, Price CC, Ginsberg TB, Swenson R, Heilman KM, Lamar M, Libon DJ. Visuospatial performance in patients with statistically-defined mild cognitive impairment. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology. 2020 Jan 24:1-10. doi: 10.1080/13803395.2020.1714550. PMID: 31973657.  [Epub ahead of print]

Ahmad Hussein, MBS
Grants/Research Analyst
Neuromusculoskeletal Institute

Hussein AI, Bekampis CF, Jermyn RT. Review of opioid prescribing in the osteopathic and ambulatory setting. Journal of the American Osteopathic Association.  2019 Dec 1;119(12):820-832. doi: 10.7556/jaoa.2019.134. PMID: 31790128.

Emily Matusz
Research Assistant
Geriatric/NJISA

Emrani S, Lamar M, Price CC, Wasserman V, Matusz E, Au R, Swenson R, Nagele R, Heilman KM, Libon DJ. Alzheimer's/vascular spectrum dementia: Classification in addition to diagnosis. Journal of Alzheimers Disease. 2020;73(1):63-71. doi: 10.3233/JAD-190654. PMID: 31815693.

Wasserman V, Emrani S, Matusz EF, Peven J, Cleary S, Price CC, Ginsberg TB, Swenson R, Heilman KM, Lamar M, Libon DJ. Visuospatial performance in patients with statistically-defined mild cognitive impairment. Journal of Clinical and Experimental Neuropsychology. 2020 Jan 24:1-10. doi: 10.1080/13803395.2020.1714550. PMID: 31973657.  [Epub ahead of print]

Ana Rodriguez Rosich
Research Teaching Specialist II 
Cell Biology

Rodriguez AR, Bernd W. Spur BW. First total syntheses of the pro-resolving lipid mediators 7(S),13(R),20(S)-Resolvin T1 and 7(S),13(R)-Resolvin T4. Tetrahedron Letters. 2020 Feb;61(6): 151473. Epub2019 Dec 5. doi: 10.1016/j.tetlet.2019.151473.

HOUSE STAFF

Christopher Bashian, DO
House Staff, Surgery
SOM, Class of 2015

Lyon M, Bashian C, Sheck C, Kushnir L,  Slotman GJ. Outcomes following laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB) vary by sex: Analysis of 83,059 morbidly obese women and men [E-Poster P9]. Poster session presented at: 2018 Southwestern Surgical Congress. 2018 Apr 8-11; Napa, CA.

Jennifer Cobernus, DO
House Staff
Family Medicine

Cobernus J, Sridhar M, Zucconi N, Slotman GJ. Women versus men: Pre-Operative traits in obese patients undergoing open Roux-en-Y gastric bypass [T-P-3390]. Poster session presented at: Obesity Week, Combined Annual Meetings of The American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) and The Obesity Society (TOS). 2017 Oct 29–Nov 2; National Harbor, MD. 

Sridhar M, Cobernus J, Zucconi N, Slotman GJ. All women with morbid obesity are not alike: Females pre-op for LRYGB vary clinically by race [T-P-3080]. Poster session presented at: Obesity Week, Combined Annual Meetings of The American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) and The Obesity Society (TOS). 2017 Oct 29–Nov 2; National Harbor, MD.

Kirk Duwel, DO
House Staff
Family Medicine

Duwel K, Zucconi N, Slotman G. Demographics and weight-related medical problems vary by race in morbidly obese men: Analysis of 17,734 males preoperative for laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass [Poster Abstract].  Current Developments in Nutrition. 2018 Nov;2(11): P23-029. Epub 2018 Jul 4. doi: 10.1093/cdn/nzy050.

Kevin Engledow, DO
House Staff
Surgery

Engledow K, Pedevillano L, Nituica C, Slotman GJ. Battle of the sexes in weight loss surgery: Outcomes of 6,685 women versus 2,281 men who underwent laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy [A5015]. Poster session presented at: Obesity Week, Combined Annual Meetings of The American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) and The Obesity Society (TOS). 2017 Oct 29–Nov 2; National Harbor, MD. 

Pedevillano L, Engledow K, Nituica C, Slotman G. Racial diversity among women after bariatric surgery: Outcomes variation by ethnicity in females following laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB) [A5031]. Poster session presented at: Obesity Week, Combined Annual Meetings of The American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) and The Obesity Society (TOS). 2017 Oct 29–Nov 2; National Harbor, MD.

Tara Gaston, DO
House Staff, Orthopedic Surgery
SOM, Class of 2016

Cook CR, Gaston T, Woods B, Orozco F, Ong A, Radcliff K. Operative field debris often rises to the level of the surgeon's face shield during spine surgery: Are orthopedic space suits a reasonable solution? International Journal of Spine Surgery. 2019 Dec 31;13(6):501-506. eCollection 2019 Dec. doi: 10.14444/6067. PMID: 31970044. PMCID: PMC6962009.

James Lee
House Staff
Emergency Medicine

Tran D, Rengan R, Lee J, Lucerna A, Espinosa J. Aspergilloma Superimposed infection on lymphoid interstitial pneumonia. Case Reports in Emergency Medicine. 2020 Jan 20;2020:3151036. doi: 10.1155/2020/3151036.

Malinda Lyon, DO
House Staff
Surgery

Lyon M, Bashian C, Sheck C, Kushnir L,  Slotman GJ. Outcomes following laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB) vary by sex: Analysis of 83,059 morbidly obese women and men [E-Poster P9]. Poster session presented at: 2018 Southwestern Surgical Congress. 2018 Apr 8-11; Napa, CA.

Lisa Pedevillano, DO
House Staff, Surgery
SOM, Class of 2016

Engledow K, Pedevillano L, Nituica C, Slotman GJ. Battle of the sexes in weight loss surgery: Outcomes of 6,685 women versus 2,281 men who underwent laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy [A5015]. Poster session presented at: Obesity Week, Combined Annual Meetings of The American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) and The Obesity Society (TOS). 2017 Oct 29–Nov 2; National Harbor, MD. 

Pedevillano L, Engledow K, Nituica C, Slotman G. Racial diversity among women after bariatric surgery: Outcomes variation by ethnicity in females following laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB) [A5031]. Poster session presented at: Obesity Week, Combined Annual Meetings of The American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) and The Obesity Society (TOS). 2017 Oct 29–Nov 2; National Harbor, MD.

Casey Sheck, DO
House Staff
Surgery

Lyon M, Bashian C, Sheck C, Kushnir L,  Slotman GJ. Outcomes following laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB) vary by sex: Analysis of 83,059 morbidly obese women and men [E-Poster P9]. Poster session presented at: 2018 Southwestern Surgical Congress. 2018 Apr 8-11; Napa, CA. 

Manasa Sridhar, DO
House Staff
Family Medicine

Cobernus J, Sridhar M, Zucconi N, Slotman GJ. Women versus men: Pre-Operative traits in obese patients undergoing open Roux-en-Y gastric bypass [T-P-3390]. Poster session presented at: Obesity Week, Combined Annual Meetings of The American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) and The Obesity Society (TOS). 2017 Oct 29–Nov 2; National Harbor, MD. 

Sridhar M, Cobernus J, Zucconi N, Slotman GJ. All women with morbid obesity are not alike: Females pre-op for LRYGB vary clinically by race [T-P-3080]. Poster session presented at: Obesity Week, Combined Annual Meetings of The American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) and The Obesity Society (TOS). 2017 Oct 29–Nov 2; National Harbor, MD.

Kiran Thalody
House Staff
Urology

Johnson G, Thalody K, Kapur U, Nguyen TT. Robot-assisted laparoscopic adrenalectomy for rare myxoid adrenocortical carcinoma. Case Reports in Urology. 2019 Dec 21;2019:9794345. eCollection 2019. doi: 10.1155/2019/9794345. PMID: 31976120. PMCID: PMC6949684.

Daniel Tran
House Staff
Internal Medicine

Tran D, Rengan R, Lee J, Lucerna A, Espinosa J. Aspergilloma Superimposed infection on lymphoid interstitial pneumonia. Case Reports in Emergency Medicine. 2020 Jan 20;2020:3151036. doi: 10.1155/2020/3151036.

VOLUNTEER FACULTY

James Espinosa, MD
Volunteer Faculty
Emergency Medicine

Tran D, Rengan R, Lee J, Lucerna A, Espinosa JAspergilloma Superimposed infection on lymphoid interstitial pneumonia. Case Reports in Emergency Medicine. 2020 Jan 20;2020:3151036. doi: 10.1155/2020/3151036.

Leon Kushnir, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor (Volunteer)
Surgery

Lyon M, Bashian C, Sheck C, Kushnir L,  Slotman GJ. Outcomes following laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB) vary by sex: Analysis of 83,059 morbidly obese women and men [E-Poster P9]. Poster session presented at: 2018 Southwestern Surgical Congress. 2018 Apr 8-11; Napa, CA.

Alan Lucerna, DO
Volunteer Faculty
Emergency Medicine

Tran D, Rengan R, Lee J, Lucerna A, Espinosa J. Aspergilloma Superimposed infection on lymphoid interstitial pneumonia. Case Reports in Emergency Medicine. 2020 Jan 20;2020:3151036. doi: 10.1155/2020/3151036.

Gus Slotman, MD
Clinical Professor (Volunteer)
Surgery

Duwel K, Zucconi N, Slotman G. Demographics and weight-related medical problems vary by race in morbidly obese men: Analysis of 17,734 males preoperative for laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass [Poster Abstract].  Current Developments in Nutrition. 2018 Nov;2(11): P23-029. Epub 2018 Jul 4. doi: 10.1093/cdn/nzy050.

Engledow K, Pedevillano L, Nituica C, Slotman GJBattle of the sexes in weight loss surgery: Outcomes of 6,685 women versus 2,281 men who underwent laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy [A5015]. Poster session presented at: Obesity Week, Combined Annual Meetings of The American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) and The Obesity Society (TOS). 2017 Oct 29–Nov 2; National Harbor, MD. 

Pedevillano L, Engledow K, Nituica C, Slotman GRacial diversity among women after bariatric surgery: Outcomes variation by ethnicity in females following laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB) [A5031]. Poster session presented at: Obesity Week, Combined Annual Meetings of The American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) and The Obesity Society (TOS). 2017 Oct 29–Nov 2; National Harbor, MD. 

Cobernus J, Sridhar M, Zucconi N, Slotman GJWomen versus men: Pre-Operative traits in obese patients undergoing open Roux-en-Y gastric bypass [T-P-3390]. Poster session presented at: Obesity Week, Combined Annual Meetings of The American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) and The Obesity Society (TOS). 2017 Oct 29–Nov 2; National Harbor, MD. https://2017.obesityweek.com/abstract/women-versus-men-pre-operative-traits-in-obese-patients-undergoing-open-roux-en-y-gastric-bypass/index.html

Sridhar M, Cobernus J, Zucconi N, Slotman GJAll women with morbid obesity are not alike: Females pre-op for LRYGB vary clinically by race [T-P-3080]. Poster session presented at: Obesity Week, Combined Annual Meetings of The American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) and The Obesity Society (TOS). 2017 Oct 29–Nov 2; National Harbor, MD. 

Lyon M, Bashian C, Sheck C, Kushnir L,  Slotman GJOutcomes following laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass (LRYGB) vary by sex: Analysis of 83,059 morbidly obese women and men [E-Poster P9]. Poster session presented at: 2018 Southwestern Surgical Congress. 2018 Apr 8-11; Napa, CA.

Nicole Zucconi, DO
Clinical Assistant Professor (Volunteer)
Family Medicine

Duwel K, Zucconi N, Slotman G. Demographics and weight-related medical problems vary by race in morbidly obese men: Analysis of 17,734 males preoperative for laparoscopic Roux-en-Y gastric bypass [Poster Abstract].  Current Developments in Nutrition. 2018 Nov;2(11): P23-029. Epub 2018 Jul 4. doi: 10.1093/cdn/nzy050.

Cobernus J, Sridhar M, Zucconi N, Slotman GJ. Women versus men: Pre-Operative traits in obese patients undergoing open Roux-en-Y gastric bypass [T-P-3390]. Poster session presented at: Obesity Week, Combined Annual Meetings of The American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) and The Obesity Society (TOS). 2017 Oct 29–Nov 2; National Harbor, MD. 

Sridhar M, Cobernus J, Zucconi N, Slotman GJ. All women with morbid obesity are not alike: Females pre-op for LRYGB vary clinically by race [T-P-3080]. Poster session presented at: Obesity Week, Combined Annual Meetings of The American Society for Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS) and The Obesity Society (TOS). 2017 Oct 29–Nov 2; National Harbor, MD.