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Congratulations for Dr. Brett Faine for recently being selected for the UI College of Pharmacy Genesis Award! This is an award given annually by the College for alumni who have “made considerable contributions to the theory and practice of pharmacy or have demonstrated major accomplishments in a...
Congratulations to Drs. Vakkalanka and Mohr on their recent research project funding with the Rural Telehealth Research Center! • Telehealth Adoption and Outcomes in Underserved Populations During the Public Health Emergency: A Living Systematic Review Lead researcher: Nicholas M. Mohr, MD, MS COVID-19 has led to significant changes in telehealth policy, use, and research. The purpose of this living systematic review is to collate and summarize evidence testing telehealth interventions in the context of the global COVID-19 pandemic, with a focus on outcomes in underserved populations. • Evaluation of Telehealth Services for Patients Treated with Pharmacotherapies for Opioid Use Disorder in the Veterans Health Administration Using data from the Veterans Health Administration, we will evaluate the impact of telehealth services incorporated during treatment with buprenorphine or naltrexone for opioid use disorder on emergency department utilization, inpatient admissions, and mortality.
Congratulations to Dr. Vakkalanka and the rest of her team on an implementation science study of telepsychiatry services! Telepsychiatry services across an emergency department network: A mixed methods study of the implementation process .Vakkalanka JP, Nataliansyah MM, Merchant KAS, Mack LJ,...
Congratulations to Abbygale Willging, a medical student mentee of Dr. House, who was recently selected for the 2022 Gold Student Summer Fellowship to pursue a project “Survey of Traditional Home Remedy Use in Patients Presenting to the Emergency Department in Riobamba, Ecuador.” For her project,...
Congratulations to Alex Perlman, his mentor Dr. JVH, and the rest of the team on their case report in AJEM! Spontaneous epiglottic hematoma secondary to direct oral anticoagulant. Pelman A, Deere J, Schneider K, Van Heukelom J. Am J Emerg Med. 2022 Sep;59:216.e7-216.e9. doi: 10.1016/j.ajem.2022.06...
Nice work on your recent publication, Dr. Mohr and Dr. Talan! Assessing COVID-19 risk among people experiencing homelessness-Correspondence . Mohr NM, Vickery KD, League K, Boyer AP, Talan DA. Am J Emerg Med. 2022 Sep;59:198-199. doi: 10.1016/j.ajem.2022.05.023. Epub 2022 May 19. PMID: 35618604...
Congratulations to Dr Bell on his paper on using Telementoring for emergency care in Africa. Nice work! Feasibility of project ECHO telementoring to build capacity among non-specialist emergency care providers. Wanjiku G, Dreizler L, Bell G, Wachira B. Afr J Emerg Med. 2022 Dec;12(4):352-357. doi:...
Congratulations to Dr. Faine and Dr. Zepeski on their collaborative publication on emergency medicine pharmacotherapy articles of 2021. A year ReviewED: Top emergency medicine pharmacotherapy articles of 2021 . Brown CS, Sarangarm P, Faine B, Rech MA, Flack T, Gilbert B, Howington GT, Laub J,...
Congratulations to Adam Froehlich, Morgan Swanson, Kari Harland, and Mike Takacs for their work on firework injuries in Iowa. Firework injuries remain high in years after legalisation: its impact on children . Galet C, Slagel I, Froehlich A, Bobb M, Lilienthal M, Fuchsen E, Harland KK, Pelaez CA,...