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Ashish Pulikal, M.D.

Congratulations to Ashish Pulikal, M.D., a cardiothoracic surgery resident at UNC, who won the Best Thoracic Poster award at the Eastern Cardiothoracic Surgical Society meeting in St. Pete Beach, FL, Oct. 19-22, 2016.

The abstract was “Intralobar pulmonary sequestration in adults over 50. A case report and review.”

Co-authors on the abstract were Staci Beamer, M.D., who completed her cardiothoracic surgery residency at UNC in 2015, and Benjamin Haithcock, M.D., associate professor of cardiothoracic surgery and anesthesiology at UNC. Dr. Pulikal, who earned his M.D. at Indiana University, is in his third year of the six-year cardiothoracic surgery residency program at UNC.