Pitt Psychiatry’s 2024 Research Day, Part II: 173 Poster Presentations!

Pitt Psychiatry’s 2024 Research Day featured 173 poster presentations from faculty, trainees, and staff. Each poster presenter was visited by one pair of reviewers from among a total of 55 faculty discussants.

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 During the plenary session, Outstanding Poster Presentation Awards were presented to the following recipients: 

Postdoctoral Scholars:

Postdoc Poster WinnersLindsay Taraban, PhD

Thomas Kraynak, PhD

Stanely Seah, PhD

Safaa Eldeeb, PhD

Charles Bennett, PhD

Amy Ionadi, PhD







Science Trainees (Graduate and Undergraduate Students): 

Scientific Trainee Poster WinnersMatthew Maier, BS

Teneisha Myers, MS

Becca Cole, BA 

Delainey Wescott, MS

Kelly Barko, MS

Natalie Bick, BSE

Rebecca Griffith, MA

Megan Marowski, BS

Elizabeth Haudrich, BPhil


Medical Trainees (Residents and Medical Students):


Medical Trainee Poster WinnerDouglas Teixeira Leffa, MD, PhD

Will Doucette, BA

Angela Ianni, MD, DPhil







Research Staff:

Research Staff Poster WinnersDerica Su, BA

Anton Bankov

Khusbu Patel, BS

Hannah Dewhurst, BS

Lauren Keller, BS

Alexandra Gogola, MS

Samuel Murphy, MSW





Congratulations to all!

Navigate to Part I of our Research Day recap.