Tampa Bay/Hudson, Florida - Regional Medical Center Bayonet Point is proud to announce that the following two residents received recognition at HCA West Florida Graduate Medical Education Consortium Poster Exhibition:

People's Choice Award Winner:

Anthony Salibi, DO, Internal Medicine

Poster entitled: Early Recognition of Sepsis and Goal Directed Therapy Resulting in Reduced Hospital Mortality

Inter-professional Award Winner:

Nicholas Kolinsky, DO, Internal Medicine (Poster in Cardiology Fellowship)

Poster entitled: Left Main Coronary Artery Dissection and Aortic Insufficiency Following Blunt Chest Trauma

The awards were presented at the Second Annual HCA Graduate Medical Education Research Poster Exhibition at University of South Florida, CAMLS (Center for Advanced Learning and Simulation). Each of the HCA West Florida GME hospitals presented research posters showcasing the great research, scholarly activity, and quality initiatives being performed by the residents and fellows across all GME programs in HCA West Florida. The posters were judged by a panel of eight respected panelists:

Bryan A. Bognar, MD, MPH, FACP

Vice Dean for Educational Affairs

USF Health, Morsani College of Medicine

Catherine Carr, DNP, MSN, RM-BC, CPHQ, LHRM

VP Quality & Patient Safety

Englewood Community Hospital

Larry J. Feinman, DO, FACOS

Chief Medical Officer

HCA West Florida

Cuc Mai, MD, FACP

Senior Associate Dean, Graduate Medical Education

Designated Institutional Official

USF Health, Morsani College of Medicine

Christos Politis, MD, MBA

Chief Medical Officer

HCA West Florida – Hillsborough Market

Nancy Simon, NEA-BC, FACHE

Chief Nurse Executive

HCA West Florida

Chris Taramasco

Division VP Nursing Operations

HCA West Florida

B. Patrice Vance, RN, MN, FACHE

VP Clinical Ops & Quality

HCA West Florida

Keynote speaker Ravi Chari, MD, President of HCA West Florida Division, personally made the presentations.

The distinguished panel selected one winning research poster in each of three categories: Inter-professional, Patient Safety & Quality, and Scientific. The People's Choice Award was also given by popular vote of all attendees.

Dr. Anthony Salibi, right, poses with his trophy and Ravi Chari, MD, left, President HCA West Florida

Dr. Anthony Salibi, right, poses with his trophy and Ravi Chari, MD, left, President HCA West Florida

Dr. Kolinsky, center, receives his trophy from Frederick Schiavone, MD, FACP, Vice President of the GME Program for West Florida, left, and Ravi Chari, MD, HCA West Florida CEO, right

Dr. Kolinsky, center, receives his trophy from Frederick Schiavone, MD, FACP, Vice President of the GME Program for West Florida, left, and Ravi Chari, MD, HCA West Florida CEO, right