Hans wins American College of Physicians student research award

Amneet Hans
Amneet Hans

Amneet Hans, a sixth-year medical student, received the first prize for her student research poster presentation at the 2015 Kansas Chapter of the American College of Physicians meeting in Wichita.

Hans received the award for her poster, “Septic Shock Secondary to a Urinary Tract Infection with Pediococcus Pentosaceus.” Jeet Mehta, M.D. ’15, contributed to the research, and Rebecca Pauly, M.D., professor of medicine and associate dean of faculty development, served as faculty mentor and a co-author.

For winning the award, Hans was selected to also present the poster at the National American College of Physicians meeting next spring in Washington, D.C. A full a case report of her research is also being published in the Missouri Medicine journal.