INEBRIA 2018:

Gonzalez SJ, Kowalchuk A, Zoorob R. "Implementing alcohol screening and brief intervention in a private, primary care healthcare system: Lessons learned from the Texas High-Impact Project."

2018 Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (STFM) Annual Spring Conference:

Huang W, Aggarwal A, Atkinson J, Barning K, Nietfeld L, Okoh J, Rode R, Sung A, Tran Q, Ruiz E, Purkiss J. Scholarly Topic Roundtable Presentation: "How can we promote better quality and more frequent feedback from our clerkship preceptors?"
Aggarwal A, Nash S, Mehrotra N, Pirzada N, Zoorob R. "Peer teaching in women’s health for primary care physicians in a community health center."
Aggarwal A, Salemi JL, Rode R, Nash S, Matas J, Zoorob R, Salihu HM. "Innovative training course to increase primary care providers’ self-efficacy in performing advanced obstetrical care activities."
Jacobs R, Horne S, Juneja M, Aggarwal A. "Barriers and facilitators to patient portal use in patients with chronic disease: An integrative review."
Juneja M, Varadarajan S, Lin W, Huo L, Debolske N, Small J, Zare M, Zoorob R. "Using technology in patient centered medical homes to enhance screening for retinopathy and colon cancer."
Zoorob R, Gonzalez S, MacMaster S, Shenoi N. "Evidence-based substance use disorder treatment for women."
Juneja M, Mahadasyam S, Mendoza-Becerra Y, Rode R, Zoorob R. "Modelling patient centeredness for students and residents in an integrated, psycho-socio-culturally sensitive program for uninsured patients."
Gonzalez S, Kowalchuk A, Mejia de Grubb MC, Zoorob R. "Preventing alcohol-exposed pregnancies: Overview and application of a national model."
Gonzalez SJ, Zoorob R. Developing Scholarly Project: "A pre-post assessment of primary care and psychiatry providers’ experiences, beliefs, and perceived needs related to behavioral health integration."
Levine RS, Salemi JL, Wood SK, Brown J, Gittner L, Husaini BA, Langston MA, Rust G, Hennekens CH. "Post-neonatal infant mortality and firearm-related homicide: correlated indicators of population health."
Germanos G, Grigoryan L, Trautner B, Salemi JL, Wang H, Zoorob R. "Outpatient treatment of male UTI"

2018 Family Medicine Residency Regional Research Symposium:

Vachirasudlekha S, Patterson AHuang W, Nash SG, Zoorob R, Aggarwal A. "Increasing interest and engagement in Family and Community Medicine through promotion of electives."
Patterson A, Vachirasudlekha SSalemi JL, Nash SG, Zoorob R, Salihu HM, Aggarwal A. "Peer teaching in women’s health for primary care physicians in a community health center."
Patterson A, Vachirasudlekha S, Matas J, Nash S, Salihu H, Zoorob R, Aggarwal A. "Hands-on training in the Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) Course increases self efficacy in performing advanced obstetrical care activities."
Tran E, Jacobs RJ. "The importance of teaching burnout prevention and self-care strategies in medical schools to promote professional resilience in future physicians."
Nguyen S, Chavakula V, Yanoff E, Anireddy N. Preventing FASD: "Targeted alcohol screening and grief intervention at Northwest Clinic."
Herrera AV, Galvan E, Patterson A, Nguyen RFields-Gilmore J. "Learning from patient satisfaction surveys: A focus on improving patient-centered care and communication."
Sarkar A, Gaines S, Nguyen R, Vachirasudlekha SWarwick E. "Gaining control: Using a multidisciplinary approach to improve health outcomes in patients with uncontrolled diabetes."
Sarkar A, Nguyen S, Nguyen R, Yanoff E, Chavakula VFranco AHuang W. "Familias contra diabetes: Group visits for diabetes self-management strategies.

The American Society of Addiction Medicine (ASAM) 49th Annual Conference 2018:

Mejia de Grubb MC, Gonzalez SJ, Zoorob R. "Opioid, other drug use disorders and 30-day inpatient-readmission in the U.S., 2010-2014."

2018 National Birth Defects Prevention Network (NBDPN) Annual Meeting:

Salemi JL. Invited Presentation: "Exploring commonly-used methodologies for assessment of trends in the birth defects literature."
Salemi JL. Invited Presentation: "Working towards the development of a data quality (DQ) toolbox for birth defects surveillance."
Salemi JL. Invited Presentation: "Exploring classification of birth defects severity in national hospital discharge databases compared to an active surveillance program."
Salemi JL, Nahabedian JF, Khan SM, Tanner JP, Sampat DP, Dixon A, Matas JL, Dowd-Arrow B, Lowry J, Akosa A, Smoots A, Song Z, Sims J, Van Meter J, Mai CT. "Development of a database management system to support the Zika Pregnancy Registry and active surveillance of birth defects potentially related to Zika virus." *2nd Place Poster
Shumate C, Salemi JL, Canfield MA, Briedenbach R, Ethen M, Agopian AJ. "An application of a two-source capture-recapture method to evaluate an active birth defects surveillances system, Texas, 2012-2014." *1st Place Poster 
Salemi JL, Tanner JP, Rutkowski RE, Lowry L, Kirby RS. "Exploring algorithms that leverage unverified ICD-9-CM codes to improve the accuracy of passive surveillance for birth defects."
Salemi JL, Tanner JP, Rutkowski RE, Matas JL, Kirby RS. "Evaluating the impact of expanding the number of diagnosis codes reported in inpatient discharge databases on frequencies and rates of birth defects."
Matas JL, Germanos GJ, Tanner JP, Salemi JL. "Evaluating measures of severity of illness and risk of mortality among a nationally-representative sample of infants hospitalized with birth defects during the first year of life."
Tanner JP, Salemi JL, Stuart AL, O’Rourke K, Kirby RS. "Ambient benzene and PM2.5 exposure during pregnancy: Examining the impact of exposure assessment decisions on associations between birth defects and air pollution."
Tanner JP, Salemi JL, Stuart AL, O’Rourke K, Kirby RS. "Associations between exposure to ambient benzene and PM2.5 during pregnancy and the risk of musculoskeletal birth defects in offspring."

2018 Houston Global Collaborative:

Shenoi N, Kowalchuk A. "Opioid, other drug use disorders and 30-day inpatient-readmission in the U.S., 2010-2014." *3rd Place Winner

2018 STFM Conference on Medical Student Education:

Aggarwal A, Patterson A, Nash SG, Huang W, Zoorob R. Scholarly Topic Roundtable Discussion: "Promoting electives to increase student interest and engagement in family and community medicine."
Jacobs R, Aggarwal A, Zoorob R, Iqbal H, Rana Z. Completed Research Project: "Promoting medical and allied health students’ readiness to engage in health technologies in future practice."
Huang W, Aggarwal A, Atkinson J, Barning K, Nietfeld L, Okoh J, Onyiego S, Rode R, Sung A, Tran Q, Purkiss J. Works in Progress: "Use of weekly educational milestones to enhance the quality and quantity of feedback on a family medicine clerkship."
Varghese B, Huang W, Nash S, Mehrotra N, Aggarwal A. "A preceptor site initiative to teach family medicine clerkship students to enter orders in the EHR."
Juneja M, Sung A, Stewart K, Perez L, Kowalchuk A, Salemi JL, Harris J, Zoorob R, Christner J. "Medical student attitudes towards research: An opportunity for family medicine recruitment."
Varadarajan S. "Impact of internalized homonegativity among midlife and older MSM: Implications for harm reduction approaches."
Juneja M, Zare S. Klawans MR, Juneja S, Zare M, Gardner M, Jacobs RJ, Zoorob R. "A safety-net system’s strategic strides to develop solutions for provider wellbeing."
Babb F, Sulapas I. "Incorporating ultrasound education into the family medicine clerkship."
Onyiego S, D’Souza J. "Patient education needs and use of tablet-based application for interdisciplinary patient education in safety net clinic."

2017 STFM Conference on Practice Improvement:

Khan S, Abrams H, Juneja M, Lahue J, Gardner M, Zoorob R. "Pediatric redesign: A cost and time efficient work flow model."
Nietfeld L, Steele K. "Facilitating patient pharmacy adherence in patients with limited health literacy."
Juneja M, Zare S, Klawans M, Zare M, Gardner M, Zoorob R, Juneja S, Jacobs RJ. Lecture: "A safety-net system’s strategic strides to develop solutions for provider wellbeing."
Varadarajan S, Juneja M, Joshi B, Pirzada N, Zoorob R, Bhattarai S, Nawaz S. "Optimizing visit encounters: Assessing patient priorities, perspectives and satisfaction."
Waqar A, Nash S, Bray J. Effect of motivational interviewing in obese patients."
Mahadasyam S, Jacobs RJ, Nash SG, Zoorob R. "Promoting medication adherence using tailored prescription drug labels in patients with diabetes."
Varadarajan S, Juneja M, Pirzada N, Bhattarai S, Joshi B, Nawaz S, Zoorob R. "Optimizing patient priorities, perspectives and satisfaction."

2018 International Clearinghouse for Birth Defects Surveillance and Research:

Salemi JL, Nahabedian JF, Khan SM, Tanner JP, Sampat DP, Dixon A, Matas JL, et al. "Development of a database management system to support the Zika Pregnancy Registry and active surveillance of birth defects potentially related to Zika virus."
Salemi JL, Tanner JP, Rutkowski RE, Lowry L, Kirby RS. "Exploring algorithms that leverage unverified ICD-9-CM codes to improve the accuracy of passive surveillance for birth defects."
Salemi JL, Tanner JP, Rutkowski RE, Matas JL, Kirby RS. "Evaluating the impact of expanding the number of diagnosis codes reported in inpatient discharge databases on frequencies and rates of birth defects."
Tanner JP, Salemi JL, Stuart AL, O’Rourke K, Kirby RS. "Associations between exposure to ambient benzene and PM2.5 during pregnancy and the risk of musculoskeletal birth defects in offspring."
Tanner JP, Salemi JL, Stuart AL, O’Rourke K, Kirby RS. "Ambient benzene and PM2.5 exposure during pregnancy: Examining the impact of exposure assessment decisions on associations between birth defects and air pollution."

APHA 2017 Annual Meeting & Exposition:

Jacobs RJ, Sklar E. HIV risk perception in a sample of lesbians/bisexual women from three major U.S. cities: Implications for public health interventions.
Jacobs RJ, Rana A, Salemi JL, Rana Z, Iqbal H. "Does gender matter in career choice and intent to work with immigrant and underserved communities among students in medicine and public health?"
Jacobs RJ, Sklar E. "Impact of social context: Internalized homonegativity in midlife and older MSM."
Jacobs RJ. Sklar E. "Predictors of internalized homonegativity in older gay men: Implications for mental health."
Jacobs RJ, Rana A, Salemi JL, Iqbal H, Rana Z. "Gender disparity in students’ health information technology (HIT) readiness: Implications for public health physician education."
Jacobs RJ, Sklar E. Impact of internalized homonegativity among midlife and older MSM: Implications for harm reduction approaches. 

ICERI 2017

Jacobs RJ, Aggarwal A, Zoorob R. "Multilevel predictors of allied health and medical students’ readiness to use technology tools in future settings: Implications for evidence-based curriculum enhancement."
Jacobs RJ, Sklar EM, Kane MN. "HIV risk perception and sexual behaviors in a sample of lesbians and bisexual women across the United States: Directions for future research and innovative education efforts."

Innovations in Cancer Prevention and Research Conference

Rustveld LO, Sunny A, Nash SG, Horsfield M, Salemi JL, Varghese V, Hanser L. "The effect of a multifaceted colorectal cancer patient navigation program on quality of colonoscopy preparation."
Mejia de Grubb MC, Gonzalez S, Levine R, Zoorob R. "Lung cancer screening guidelines in primary care: A survey on knowledge of, attitudes toward, and practices."
Sunny A, Rustveld L, Nash S, Horsfield, Varghese V, Salemi JL, Hanser L. :Reducing racial/ethnic disparities in CRC screening: A comprehensive EMR-based patient navigation program including technology-driven CRC outreach and education."

11th International Symposium on Geospatial Health:

Raza SA, Salemi JL, Tahir MR, Zoorob RJ. "Using the geospatial distribution of age-adjusted gender disparities in cancer incidence to explore etiologic hypotheses."

American Heart Association (AHA) Resuscitation Science Symposium:

Mogos MF, Salemi JL, Piano MR, McFarlin BL. "Contemporary appraisal of sex differences in prevalence, correlates, and outcomes of alcoholic cardiomyopathy in the United States."

Family Medicine Global Health Workshop:

Raza SA, Salemi JL, Zoorob R. "Exploring the global impact of gender biases in cancer registration on reported gender disparities in cancer incidence."

Inebria Conference 2017:

Kowalchuk A, Edney C, Barton T, Roget N, Zoorob R. "An interprofessional approach to implementing Alcohol SBI: The Texas High Impact Project."
Kowalchuk A, Porter R, Hanson B, King D. "Overcoming recruitment obstacles to engage health systems for Alcohol SBI implementation."
Gonzalez SJ, Kowalchuk A, Zoorob R. "FASD Practice and Implementation Centers and national partnerships: Overview of a comprehensive, collaborative prevention effort."

BCM 2017 Academy of Distinguished Educator’s Annual Showcase of Educational Scholarship:

Juneja M, Sung A, Kowalchuk AA, Salemi JL, Perez LC, Steward KA. "Medical student attitudes and perceptions about research-passion, prestige or peer pressure?"