SMA Recognizes Young Physicians and Physicians-in-Training

November 7, 2019

SMA Recognizes Young Physicians and Physicians-in-Training at the Regional Assembly

The work of talented medical students and residents was on display Saturday, November 2, during SMA’s Southern Regional Assembly in Birmingham, Alabama. With more than 40 poster and oral abstract presentations, meeting attendees had the opportunity to interact with the presenters while hearing interesting case studies and learning about various fields of research. Prizes were awarded for the best posters and oral abstracts and SMA would like to recognize the winners:

Travel Award Winner

Given in Recognition of the Highest Submission Score Received for the Abstract
Marshall University Surgery Resident Radiation Safety
Ruth Pula Gerola, BSN, MD

Congratulations to all of our presenters! Each of you helped make SMA’s Southern Regional Assembly a success! For a complete listing of all posters and oral abstracts presented at the Assembly, please visit