2022 FamMed Forum Poster Contest

2022 Call For Abstracts Now Open 

Last year’s poster contest was the largest it has ever been, and the NJAFP is excited to open the 2022 Poster Contest call for abstracts. Posters and poster authors will be on-site again at FamMed Forum 2022 April 1-3; stay tuned for details and registration.


  • Physicians: 1st and 2nd places win free FMF 2023 registration
  • Residents: 1st place $150 and 2nd place $100
  • Students: 1st place $100 and 2nd place $50


Questions? Contact Angie at angie@njafp.org.

Important Dates:

  • Call for abstracts opened the first Monday in January: 1/3/2022
  • Abstract submission deadline is Goundhog Day: 2/2/2022
  • Final PDF deadline is Mardi Gras: 3/1/2022
  • Winners announced at 2022 FamMed Forum: 4/2/2022

2021 Poster Contest Winners

Thank you to our 2021 authors!  Congratulations to the 2021 winners!

Click the images to view the full posters.

People's Choice Award

"The effect of the Covid-19 lockdown period on diabetes

AUTHOR(S):  Donald Fru, MD; Angella Makaha, MD; Daniel Cruz, PhD; Preethi George, MD

INSTITUTION: HMH Mountainside Medical Center

Residents: First Place

“Barriers Towards Low Dose Computed Tomography for Cancer Screening among Primary Care Providers in New Jersey”

AUTHOR(S): Thai Tran, MD;
Stacy Davis, PhD, MPH; Johanna B Serrano, BS; Jeanne M. Ferrante, MD, MPH, FAAFP; Michael Steinberg, MD, MPH, FACP; Shawna V Hudson, PhD; Anita Y. Kinney, PhD, RN

INSTITUTION: Rutgers RWJ Medical School

Residents: Second Place

“Horticulture Therapy: Practice of Healing for the Elderly Population in Long Term Care Facilities”

AUTHOR(S): Krishna Parikh, MD;
Joshua Raymond, MD, MPH, FAAFP, CMD

INSTITUTION: Rutgers RWJMS at CentraState

Students: First Place

“Hypercalcemia-induced Pancreatitis in a Patient With Sarcoidosis: A Case Report”

AUTHOR(S): Chelsea Lauro OMS-III
Kaitlyn Dalsey, DO; Daniel Feldman, OMS-III; Iftekhar Mahmud, DO, PGY-I; Brendan Kelly, DO, MBA, FACOI

INSTITUTION: Atlanticare Regional Medical Center


Students: Second Place

“Community Partnerships to Address Barriers to Covid-19 Vaccine Access Among Vulnerable Adults”

AUTHOR(S): Nathalia Arias-Azalte, MS4;
Karen WeiRu Lin, MD, MS, FAAFP; Danielle Flood, Meagan Hawes, Catherine Morris, Cameron Schmidt, David Wu, Julia Zheng

INSTITUTION: Rutgers RWJ Medical School