Most Outstanding College of Medicine Student Group Award, 2008
Summer Health Professionals Research Fellowship, 2007
Stephen D. Canaday Gross Anatomy Achievement Award, 2007
Proceedings of Meetings:
McEvoy, MD; Kern, DH; Manfred, L; Beddingfield, A; Peyton, C; Spratt,J; Leylek, AM. [April 23, 2009] Combining Basic Science: and Clinical Care: Using Simulation to Teach First-Year Medical Students Cardiac Pl!Jsiology.2009 AAMC Southern OSR Regional Meeting, Dallas, TX.
Leylek, AM; Cooper, SL; Seifert, CM; Peyton, CC; Bozarth, B. [November 1, 2008] Internship t Oti An Individualized Approach to Becoming the Best Intern You Can Be. 2008 AAMC-OSR Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX.
Leylek, AM; Cooper, SL; Seifert, CM; Peyton, CC; Bozarth, B. [April 12, 2008] Internship t Oti An Individualized Approach to Becoming the Best Intern You Can Be. 2008 AAMC Central & Southern OSR Regional Meeting, Destin, FL.
Leylek, AM; Cooper, SL; Seifert, CM; Collins, KA [November 3, 2007] Careers in Medicine at MUSe: Self Assessment, Specialry Exploration, and Career Planning. 2007 AAMC-OSR Annual Meeting, Washington, DC.
Leylek, AM; Ellis, A; Hlavacek, A; Mcquinn, TC [November 2, 2007] Quantification of pen operating» chest-wall edema .from pediatric chest x-rt!}s. 2007 Perry V. Halushka Research Day, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, Sc.
Vanzant, SM; Leylek, AM; Chessa, K; Baker, H; Hlavacek, A; Mcquinn, TC [November 2, 2007] E' and S wave relationships in pediatric cardiology.2007 Perry V. Halushka Research Day, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, Sc.
Leylek, AM [August 1, 2007] Quantification rif perioperative chest-wall edema from pediatric chestx-rt!}s. Clinical and Translational Research Meeting, Division of Pediatric Cardiology, MUSC Children's Hospital, Charleston, Sc.
Leylek, AM; Seifert, C. [April 14,2007] Curriculum Conundrums: To Oiftr, Or Not To Oiftr Third Year Electives. 2007 AAMC Southern OSR Regional Meeting, Little Rock, AR.
Leylek, AM Dune 2004] The effects rifLMP-4 and transcription factors Tbx4 and Tbx5 011 epicardial cell migration. Children's Memorial Institute for Education and Research, Chicago, IL.
Leylek, AM Dune 2003] On Arms and Legs: How to Rebuild Lost Limbs During Regeneration. Children's Memorial Institute for Education and Research, Chicago, IL.
University of Maryland, BS, Cell Biology and Molecular Genetics, Magna cum Laude
Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine
Reading Hospital and Medical Center, West Reading, PA
Xu J, Laine 0, Masciocchi M, Manoranjan J, Smith J, Du SJ, Edwards N, Zhu X" Fenselau C, and Gao LY. A unique Mycobacterium ESX -1 protein co-secretes with CFP-l O/ESAT-6 and is necessary for inhibiting phagosome maturation. Molecular Microbiology. 2007 ov; 66(3): 787-800. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 17908204.
Zhang J, Masciocchi M, Lewis D, Sun W, Liu A, Wang Y.. Placental anti-oxidant gene polymorphisms, enzyme activity, and oxidative stress in preeclampsia .. Placenta. 2008 May; 29(5): 439-43. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 18387669.
Columbia University School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, B.S., Civil Engineering
University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Mehta SV, Glunic V, Iqbal S, Frank J, Ansari SA. Role of Perfusion Imaging in Differentiating Multifocal Vasospasm-related Ischemia versus Thromboembolic Stroke in a Setting of Cocaine Abuse. Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases. July 2011.
Mehta SV. Senior Editor, Step 2 First Aid Qmax (USMLE Step 2 Question Bank). USMLERx Step 2 Website. Available at: http://www.usmlerx.com .
Mehta SV. Editor, Step 1 First Aid Qmax (USMLE Step 1 Question Bank). USMLERx Step 1 Website. Available at: http://www.usmlerx.com .
Kierman, D, Hariprasad S, Mieler W, Russo I, Mehta SV, Jagar R. Association of Antiplatelets and Anticoagulants with Intraocular Hemorrhage in Patients with Exudative Age-Related Macular Degeneration. Submitted for publication to Archives of Ophthalmology
Proceedings of Meetings:
Mehta SV, Iqbal S, Glunic V, Frank J, Ansari SA. Dynamic CT Angiography/CT Perfusion Imaging in the Evaluation of Cocaine-Induced Vasospasm, Differentiating Hypoperfusion vs Ischemia. Excerpta Extraordinaire, 2010 American Society of Neuroradiology. Boston, MA.
Mehta SV, Lin RC, Hariprasad SM. Outcomes of pars plana vitrectomy for vitreous hemorrhage based on duration and etiology of hemorrhage. Presented at 2009 Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO), Fort Lauderdale, FL.
Mehta SV, Mehta M, Pinkhasov A, Mehta V. Underdiagnosed Depression in an Urban Dialysis Center. Presented at Internal Medicine 2009: American College of Physicians, Philadelphia PA.
Mehta SV, Jackson A, Yorke E, Rosenzweig K. Toxicity of Radiation Therapy in Patients with Inoperable Lung Cancer 2007 Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Summer Research Symposium
Bauer, K., Lantos J., Kahana, L., Bamba R., Mehta SV. Do Pediatricians Make Different Decisions Based on Patient Age? 2007 Pediatric Academic Societies' Annual Meeting
University of Florida, B.S., Microbiology and Cell Science
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine
Mount Auburn Hospital, Cambridge, MA., Internal Medicine
Recipient of the National Institute on Aging summer research scholarship, 2007
Perez-Rodriguez J, Lai S, Ehst BD, Fine DM, Bluemke DA. Nephrogenic systemic fibrosis: incidence, associations, and effect of risk factor assessment--report of 33 cases. Radiology. 2009 Feb; 250(2):371-7.
Hong K, Perez-Rodriguez J, Thornton K. Postprocedural Pain Management in Interventional Radiology. Patient Care in Vascular and Interventional Radiology. Ed. Peter N Waybill, MD FSIR and Daniel B Brown, MD. 2nd ed. Fairfax, Virginia: SIR Press, 2010. Chapter 26 (pp. 363 - 384).
Jia M, Coats B, Chadha M, Frentzen B, Perez-Rodriguez J, Chadik PA, Yost RA, Henderson GN, Stacpoole PW. Human kinetics of orally and intravenously administered low-dose 1,2- (13)C-dichloroacetate. J Clin Pharmacol. 2006 Dec;46 (12):1449-59.
Proceedings of Meetings:
Perez-Rodriguez J, Duarte L, Pila R Relationship between High Blood Pressure and Ischemic Cardiopathy in Rural Areas of the Province of Camaguey during the July 1998- March 1999 period. Presentation at the 1999 Students Forum of Medical Sciences. Camaguey, Cuba.
Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, B.S., Neuroscience and Behavioral Biology
Boston University School of Medicine, Magna Cum Laude
Steward Carney Hospital, Dorchester, MA
Green SM, Redmond PH, Januzzi JL, Aleryani S, Lee-Lewandrowski E, Sluss P, Lewandrowski KB. The Impact of Amino-Terminal Pro-Brain Natriuretic Peptide Testing on Hospital Length of Stay and Morbidity in Patients With Acute Decompensated Heart Failure. Archives of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine. 2007 Mar; 131(3): 473-476. Cited in PubMed; PMID: 17516751.