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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 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.

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.