General Internal Medicine Faculty Active at 2011 SGIM Meeting
Division of General Internal Medicine faculty members delivered approximately thirty presentations at the 2011 annual Society of General Internal Medicine meeting, held May 6-7 in Phoenix, AZ.
Areas of research focus presented were community health, diabetes care, global health, health disparities, hospital medicine, medical education, obesity-related disease, pain management, quality improvement, and substance abuse treatment.
GIM faculty presenters, and their presentation topics, were as follows:
Gil R, Brisbane M, Sohler N, Cunningham C.
Screening, Brief Intervention and Referral to Treatment (SBIRT) for Opioid Abuse in an Urban Hospitalized Population: A Pilot Study
Kiefer E, Dusingize J, Hoover D, Shi Q, Anastos K.
Association of Pre-Treatment Nutritional Status with Change in CD4 count after Initiation of Antiretroviral Therapy at 6, 12, and 24 months in Rwandan Women
Sirotin N, Hoover D, Segal-Isaacson C, Shi Q, Mutimura E, Cohen M, Anastos K.
Food insecurity, BMI and Dietary Diversity in Rwandan HIV+ women
Jackson A, Jeffers A, Sirotin N, Kunins HV, Osinaga A.
Retention and Screening Rates of Immigrant Patients in the South Bronx
Gonzalez CM, Marantz PR.
Implicit Bias and its Relation to Health Disparities: A Survey of Medical Students
Miller SA, Foote B.
Medical Symptoms in Patients with Dissociative Disorders
Sobolev M, Shiloh A.
Early Stent Thrombosis After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention
Evans F, Arad D.
Don't Count on the Amylase
Hsieh J, Sadikot C.
Pancreatitis due to Hypertriglyceridemia
Zahiruddin A, Leung S, Lefrancois D.
A Young Woman Presenting with Acute Fulminant Hepatic Failure and Severe Hemolysis
Madahar P, Cleeves M, Gonzalez CM.
Heartache and bellyache
FUO: Still's Worth Consideration
Salamon J,* Coyle C, Schlair S.
A Bug's Life
Berger A, Korcak J.
23 Year Old Man with Anaphylaxis and Echinococcal Cysts
Tanna M, Leung S, Lefrancois D.
Etanercept Associated Acute Onset Heart Failure Requiring Biventricular Assist Devices
Kotlyar D, Rosenbaum S,* Sharma A, Lefrancois D.
Neutropenia and Purpuric Rash secondary to Levamisole-Contaminated Cocaine
Wee C, Smith A, Kern L, Cunningham C, Clark J, Wenger N.
Careers in General Medicine Research: How to Get Started and Be Successful