This year's winner for the master's category is Kathleen Maksimowicz-McKinnon (MPH '18). She presented a poster on From a myth to a menace: ANCA-associated vasculitis in African-American patients.
For the doctoral category, this year's winner is Christian Garcia (PHD '18). She presented a poster on Influenza and pneumonia death rate in elders is related to poverty levels in municipalities from Chile, 2001-2014.
Dean's Day is an annual student research competition. Students present their research during multiple poster sessions while faculty members judge presentations for prizes and students evaluate posters for Grand Rounds credit. The Dean invites selected presenters to give oral presentations of their work during the awards ceremony.
Visit publichealth.pitt.edu/deansday to learn more about the competition and see a full list of winners.