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April 5, 2016

DLHS Faculty presenting at 2016 CGEA Conference

The CGEA Spring Conference will be taking place in Ypsilanti from April 6-8. Below is a summary of the presentations, workshops, and discussions in which the Learning Health Sciences Faculty will be participating.

April 5, 2016

Recent publication from Drs. Mullan and Gruppen: The Evolution of Professionalism in Medicine and Radiology

DPE faculty Larry Gruppen and Patricia Mullan recently published the article in Academic Radiology. The article examines the evolution of professionalism and ethics in medicine and radiology.

April 1, 2016

DPE faculty Larry Gruppen and Brent Stansfield publish research medical student perceptions of learning environments

Drs. Larry Gruppen and Brent Stansfield co-authored the article that was recently published in Academic MedicineThe article aims to explore student perceptions of the learning environment which can have many influences on student development. 

March 30, 2016

Charles Friedman featured in Harvard Medical School article on realizing a Learning Health System

Department Chair, Charles Friedman, PhD, was featured in a recent Harvard Medical School blogpost: "Making the Learning Health System A Reality". The post was the first in a series that will explore the concepts, barriers, and goals necessary for the widespread adoption of a Learning Health System. 

March 28, 2016

Save the date: April 6, Rebecca Crowley Jacobson

Rebecca Crowley Jacobson, MD, MS will be presenting "Knowledge-based systems for clinical and education research" Wednesday, April 6 from noon-1pm in Palmer Commons. 

March 25, 2016

Dr. Monica Lypson publishes research on post-graduate program evaluation

Monica Lypson, MD, MHPE recently published research on optimizing the post-graduate institutional program evaluation process. The article was published in BioMed Central.

March 23, 2016

Dr. Cheryl Moyer publishes research examining innovations in RMNCH

Cheryl Moyer, MPH, PhD co-authored the article that was recently published in PLOS Medicine as apart of the "Grand Convergence: Aligning Technologies and Realities in Global Health" collection of papers. The article explores transformative solutions in reproductive, maternal, newborn, and child health (RMNCH) that have the potential to improve the well-being of mothers and children globally. 

March 21, 2016

Dr. Karandeep Singh's issue brief on mobile health apps featured in a number of press articles

DLHS faculty Karandeep Singh, MD, MMSc was featured in a number of press articles regarding his recent issue brief publication on the Commonwealth Fund website. His research has been referenced in articles by MobileHealthNews, HealthCare Informatics, BenefitsPro, Fierce Mobile Healthcare, Philanthropy New York, and ASAHP

March 17, 2016

Professor and Bioethicist Raymond De Vries featured in NYTimes article on research on assisted suicide in the Netherlands

Raymond De Vries, PhD (University of Michigan ) and Scott Kim, MD, PhD (NIH) were quoted in the New York Times regarding their study of euthanasia and assisted suicide (EAS) for persons with psychiatric illnesses was recently. The study found that persons receiving EAS for psychiatric disorders in the Netherlands were mostly women, of diverse ages, with complex and chronic psychiatric, medical, and psychosocial histories. The researchers also reported that in more than half of approved cases, people had declined treatment that could have helped, and that many cited loneliness as an important reason for wanting to die.

March 15, 2016

Dr. Jodyn Platt publishes research on informed consent in ethical clinical practice and research.

Dr. Platt's article was recently published in BMT and explores informed consent in the context of hematopoietic cell transplantation.