Ochsner student winners at the 2020 Virtual Medical Student Research Conference

25 Jan 2021

Over 80 UQ medical students presented their research at the annual Medical Student Research Conference on 16 October. Awards were given to the best research in several categories. All Ochsner presenters were judged with the other 80 presentations and those winners are listed on the Portal here: 2020 Medical Student Research Conference and Showcase.

Additionally, Ochsner Health academic researchers judged all the Ochsner presentations separately and have awarded the best Ochsner oral and poster presentations from the Conference.

  • Best oral presentation: Omeed Faghih - Suitability of VeroWhite as a sterile material for intraoperative bio-modelling
  • Best poster presentation: Thomas Vu - Morphometric Parameters of the Kidney Determined from CT Imaging in a Large Sample of Living Kidney Donors

Congratulations to the winners and thanks to the judges for their time and expertise:

  • Professor Mark Roberts
  • Dr Li Li
  • Dr John Coles
  • Dr Richard Re