May 3, 2017

HMS Physicians Present at SHM's Abstract and Poster Competition

Two HMS Physicians, Dr. Vineet Chopra and Dr. Valerie Vaughn, were chosen out of more than 1,300 applicants to present at Society of Hospital Medicine’s Scientific Abstract and Poster Competition, known as Research, Innovations, and Clinical Vignettes (RIV) in Las Vegas, Nevada. This is one of the most popular events at SHM's Annual Meeting. 

Dr. Chopra, HMS' PICC Resource Expert, gave his presentation on the risk prediction model for VTE. Dr. Vaughn, HMS' Antimicrobial Use Expert, gave her presentation on pneumonia duration using antimicrobial data.