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April 27, 2016

Recent research publication from Drs. Burkhardt & Santen on enrollment management in medical school admissions

Joint faculty John Burkhardt, MA, MD (lead author) and Sally Santen, MD, PhD collaborated on the article that was recently published in Academic MedicineThe article examines the effectiveness of the University of Michigan Medical School's predictive enrollment model. 

April 26, 2016

Dr. Michael Hortsch featured on the cover artwork for Academic Medicine

Joint faculty, Michael Hortsch, PhD was featured on the cover artwork for the latest issue of Academic Medicine. View the cover and read the artist's statement on this issue's cover art. 

April 25, 2016

DLHS faculty collaborate on recently published competency-based education article

The article is titled "Competency-based education: programme design and challenges to implementation" and was published in Medical Education. The department collaborators include Larry D Gruppen, John C Burkhardt, James T Fitzgerald, Martha Funnell, Hilary M Haftel, Monica L Lypson, Patricia B Mullan,  Sally A Santen, Kent J Sheets, and Caren M Stalburg.

April 22, 2016

Drs. Monica Lypson & James Fitzgerald publish research on the standardized patient assessment of veteran-centered care

Monica Lypson, MD, MHPE and James Fitzgerald, PhD co-authored the article that was published on the AAMC MedEdPORTAL. The paper discusses the development of patient-centered competency curricula regarding the medical care of U.S. military veterans.

April 20, 2016

Josh Rubin to be speaker at tomorrow's HIMSS Spring 2016 HIE Community Roundtable

DLHS Staffer, Joshua Rubin, is to give talk titled "The Learning Health System: Democratizing Health Together", during tomorrow's HIMSS HIE Roundtable. David Kibbe will also be speaking on "Meeting the Demand for Interoperable Health Information Exchange 2016: Options and Opportunities". 

April 8, 2016

Dr. Cheryl Moyer publishes research further research on her work on preventing maternal and neonatal deaths

Dr. Cheryl Moyer recently published a study protocol for examining social and cultural factors contributing to infant and maternal deaths and near-misses in rural northern Ghana. The article was published in Reproductive Health.

April 8, 2016

Dr. Friedman publishes research exploring the variability of patients' problem lists

Dr. Friedman co-authored the article that was recently published in JAMIA. The article assesses consistency across physicians through patients' problem lists and physician criteria for ranking diagnoses.

April 7, 2016

The University Record features Dr. Vinod Vydiswaran's research on the Indian Prime Minister's effective use of twitter

DLHS faculty Vinod Vydiswaran, PhD collaborated UMSI faculty member Joyojeet Pal (lead author) and UMSI Ph.D. student, Priyank Chandra on their research regarding Prime Minister Modi's successful use of twitter.

April 6, 2016

DPE faculty Drs. Santen, Lypson, and Mullan publish research on training senior learners to teach in the OR

Monica Lypson, MD, MHPE, Sally Santen, MD, PhD, and Patricia Mullan, PhD co-authored the article that was recently published in the Journal of Surgical EducationThe study examines the feasibility of enhancing a fellows' educational skills to teach in the operating room.