Resident Research Committee

Committee Mission:

Responsibilities of the Committee are to, in general, provide guidance and resources for residents and fellows, along with their mentors, performing scholarly research projects.  More specifically, the Committee has the following duties:

  1. Explain the research project process to new R2s at their annual R2 retreat in July
  2. Conduct R2 Research Evenings every fall, where each R2 and their mentor present their project to the Committee to ensure feasibility and receive any pertinent advice/feedback
  3. Review residents’ proposals for travel to national meetings to present abstracts that have been accepted, so that limited travel funds can be awarded
  4. Serve on a discussion panel for medical students interested in research
  5. Review R3 and fellow abstracts every spring to select the abstracts that will be presented orally and via poster on Resident Research Day and Fellow Research Day
  6. Select winners of the R3 research (Harriet Dustan) and mentor awards annually for presentation at the resident graduation dinner




A. Kennedy, Chair

K. Cheung

D. Kaminsky

C. Lyon

M. Pasanen

R. Pinckney

J. Sprague

D. Weiss

N. Zakai