Research

Presentations

Master
Content

General Practice Research on Infections Network

September 2020

Hansen M, Trautner BW, Zoorob R, Germanos G, Alquicia O, Salinas J, Barning K, Mahmood H, Gonzalez M, Fowler M, Grigoryan L. Symptoms and Situations Predispose Patients to use Antibiotics without Medical Advice.

The Academy of Distinguished Educators Virtual Annual Showcase of Educational Scholarship

September 2020

Faustinella F. Correlation Between Empathy and Knowledge: How an Educational Film-Documentary on Homelessness Positively Impacts Learners’ Perceptions. *First place in the category of Learner Outcomes.

Texas Pediatric Society Conference

August 2020

Mason A, Gogia S, Gold C, Le B. Maxey C, Moturu A, Muruato L, Patel S, Payne K, Misra S, Aggarwal A. Healthy Moms, Healthy Babies: Addressing Medical Student Knowledge Gaps in Postpartum and Newborn Care. *Awarded best e-poster award for medical education initiative.

Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Annual Conference

August 2020

Zare M, Zoorob R, Juneja M, Kowalchuk A, Shah A, Moreno C, Giordano T. A Safety Net System’s Challenges and Efforts to Move the Needle on Opioid Use in Patients.

Mejia MC, Mosqueda M, Gonzalez S, Zoorob R. Harnessing the Synergy of Improvement and Implementation Sciences to Adopt Lung Cancer Screening Practices in Primary Care.

Mejia MC, Zoorob R, Mosqueda M, Gonzalez S. Implementing a Comprehensive Lung Cancer Screening Program in a Safety Net System: Leadership, Successes and Barriers.

Gonzalez SJ, Zoorob R. A Multidisciplinary Approach to Expanding Substance Use Disorder Treatment in an Underserved Majority Latinx Community.

Hansen M, Zoorob R, Gonzalez S. Peer Recovery Support for Minorities with Substance Use Disorders.

Wang H, Zoorob R, Khan F. Evaluation of a Mini-international Family Medicine Fellowship Program by Former Trainees.

Zare M, Juneja M, Zoorob R, Porter T. Food Pharmacy: An Innovative Program to Improve Health and Manage food insecurity through Food Rx.

Nietfeld L. Immigrant Medicine: Evaluation of a Preclinical Medical Student Elective.

Shah N, Rode R, Porter T. “I prefer to watch than to read!” Engaging Diabetic Patients Via Educational Videos to Improve Health Outcomes.

Aggarwal A, Mohamad M, Salemi JL, Nash S,  Warwick W,  Danek L, Rode R,  Franco A, Jeffcoat D, Ren J, Floyd A, Zoorob RJ. Expanding Training in Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) Provider Course through a Supplementary Ultrasound Workshop.

Resilience: 23rd International AIDS 2020 Conference

July 2020

Santa Maria D, Nyamathi A, Lightfoot M, Paul M, Quadri Y, Padhye N. Development of Come As You Are (CAYA): A Nurse Case Management (NCM) HIV Prevention Intervention for Youth Experiencing Homelessness (YEH).

Henry JN Taub & James K Alexander Medical Student Research Symposium

March 2020

Lie M, Julakanti M, Guerrero L, Crawford D, Jaramillo M, Wetterman R, Zhang W. HOMES Clinic triage, trauma, and homelessness: Medical student training and assessment. (Faculty Mentor: Aggarwal A). *Awarded second place.

Ren J, Floyd A, Aggarwal A, Sidani M, Zoorob R. Introduction of an OB-GYN ultrasound simulations workshop for medical students.

Bhavsar P, Bryant C, Aggarwal A, Khan F, Huang W, Zoorob R. Evaluating the success of the pilot year of the longitudinal community medicine and primary care preclinical elective.

Le B, Gold C, Muruato L, Gogia S, Patel S, Maxey C, Moturu A, Mason A. Healthy moms healthy babies: Addressing medical student knowledge gaps in newborn care. (Faculty Mentor: Aggarwal A)

Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (STFM) Conference on Medical Student Education

March 2020

Sarkar A, Bhavsar P, Lee J, Fu J, Aggarwal A. Closing the gap in undergraduate medical education: a primary care elective championed by medical students.

Sung A, Slater B, Jamison T, Lee E, Kowalchuk A, Salemi JL, Juneja M, Zoorob R. The twofer in cultivating academic medicine interest in medical students.

Juneja M, Prasad S, Resnick K, Ezzell L, Hoch C. Evaluating medical student knowledge and attitudes in social determinants of health using an innovative tool.

Society of Health Care Epidemiology of America Conference

March 2020

Grigoryan L, Goebel M, Willis S, Danek L, Matas J, Zare M, Hudson F, Atmar R, Trautner BW. Creating an Outpatient-Specific Antibiogram to Guide Treatment for Urinary Tract Infections.

Grigoryan L, Germanos G, Zoorob R, Sidani M, Zaire M, Goebel M, Trautner BW, Trautner BW. Effectiveness of Antibiotic Stewardship Intervention for Urinary Tract Infections in Primary Care: a Difference in Differences Study.

Goebel M, Trautner BW, Wang Y, Van J, Dillon L, Patel P, Drekonja DM, Graber C, Shukla B, Lichtenberger P, Helfrich C, Sales A, Grigoryan L. It’s a Whale of a Problem: The ORCA (Organizational Readiness to Change Assessment) Highlights Differential Readiness for Antibiotic Stewardship across Organizations.

Alquicira O, Trautner BW, Nash S, Goebel M, Salinas J, Grigoryan L. A Conceptual Framework for Understanding How and Why People Take Antibiotics Without a Prescription.

6th Decennial International Conference on Healthcare Associated Infections

March 2020

Grigoryan L, Germanos G, Zoorob R, Sidani M, Wang H, Zare M, Goebel M, Trautner B. Effectiveness of antibiotic stewardship intervention for urinary tract infections in primary care: A difference in differences study.

Third Annual Texas Medical Center Antimicrobial Resistance Research & Stewardship Conference

January 2020

Grigoryan L, Germanos G, Zoorob R, Sidani M, Wang H, Zare M, Goebel M, Trautner BW. Effectiveness of Antibiotic Stewardship Intervention for Urinary Tract Infections in Primary Care: a Difference in Differences Study.

Goebel M, Trautner BW, Wang Y, Van J, Dillon L, Patel P, Drekonja DM, Graber C, Shukla B, Lichtenberger P, Helfrich C, Sales A, Grigoryan L. It’s a Whale of a Problem: The ORCA (Organizational Readiness to Change Assessment) Highlights Differential Readiness for Antibiotic Stewardship across Organizations.

Grigoryan L, Goebel M, Willis S, Danek LCK, Matas J, Kachalia N, Katta A, Muldrew, Zare M, Hudson F, Atmar RL, Trautner BW. Creating an Outpatient-Specific Antibiogram to Guide Treatment for Urinary Tract Infections.

Alquicira O, Trautner BW, Nash S, Goebel M, Salinas J, Grigoryan L. A Conceptual Framework for Understanding How and Why People Take Antibiotics Without a Prescription.

Texas Public Health Association Conference

May 2021

Levine RS, Mejia MC, Gonzalez S, Walia N, Hennekens CH, Zoorob RJ. Lung cancer (LC) and hepatocellular cancer (HCC) on the United States (US)-Mexico border: Facts and myths.
Levine RS, Mejia MC, Gonzalez S, Walia N, Hennekens CH, Zoorob RJ. Texas schoolchildren are experiencing alarming increases in firearm- related mortality.

2021 STFM Annual Spring Conference

May 2021

Jian P, Zoorob R, Sidani M. Results from an Integrated Multi-Disciplinary Weight Management Team for Obesity Management in a Family Medicine Clinic.

Mejia MC, Zoorob R, Gonzalez SJ, Hennekens C. Facts and Myths about Lung cancer (LC) and hepatocellular cancer (HCC) on the United States (US)-Mexico border.

Mejia MC, Gonzalez SJ, Zoorob R, Muppala V, Hennekens C, Levine E. Suicide: The Leading Cause of Death in Young American Teenagers.

Mejia M, Levine R, Walia N, Gonzalez S. Trends in United States Opioid mortality in Non-Hispanic Women of child- bearing age.

Mejia M, Levine R, Mosqueda M, Zoorob R, Sarkar P. Preliminary Outcomes of a comprehensive Lung Cancer Screening and Tobacco Cessation Program in a Safety-net System.

Gonzalez SJ, Zoorob R. Peer Recovery Support for Minorities with Substance Use Disorders.

Association of American Medical Colleges Virtual Annual Meeting

November 2020

Huang W, Purkiss J, Eden AR, Appelbaum N. Family Medicine Clerkship Directors' Handling of Student Mistreatment: Results from a National Survey. Association of American Medical Colleges Virtual Annual Meeting, Nov. 16-18, 2020

2020 NAPCRG Annual Meeting

November 2020

Liaw W, Khanna N, Sutter J, Greenspan A, Jerant A, Zoorob R, Niharika K. Research Advocacy Panel Discussion: Funding from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention: A key strategy for integrating public health and primary care.

2020 TAFP Annual Session and Primary Care Summit. (Virtual)

October 2020

Luc L, Coverdale S, Warwick E, Rode R. Standardizing the medication reconciliation process: Moving from Med Wreck to Med Rec.

IDWeek Conference

October 2020

Grigoryan L, Van J, Ramsey D, Goebel M, Walder A, Kramer J, Nechodom K, Payel P, Graber C, Lichtenberger P Shukla B, Naik A, and Trautner BW. Successful Scale-up of an Intervention to Decrease Unnecessary Urine Cultures Let to Improvements in Antibiotic Use.

Hansen MA, Grigoryan L, Trautner BW, Zoorob R, Germanos G, Alquicira O, Salinas J, Barning K, Mahmood H, Gonzalez M, Fowler MM. Symptoms and Situations Predispose Patients to use Antibiotics without Medical Advice.

STFM Practice and Quality Improvement Conference

September 2020

Sidani MA, Wang H. Hypertension Control and Associated Factors in Private Family Medicine Clinic.

Jian P, Wang H, Gonzalez S, Rustveld L, Sidani MA. Creation of an Integrated Multi-Disciplinary Team Model for Obesity Management in a Family Medicine Clinic.

Bhattarai S, Joshi B, Rode R, Shah N, Varadarajan S. Is It Time to Change the Way We Approach Patient Satisfaction? What Patients Desire From Their Health Encounters.

Rode R, Shah N, Shelton G, Porter T, Varadarajan S. E-PIC Project (Promoting Intradepartmental Communication) Utilizing Epic Tools.

Varadarajan S, Barning K. Improving Patient and Provider Satisfaction When Patients Don't Get to See Their PCPs When They Need Medical Care

Varadarajan S, Sarkar A, Nguyen S. Qualitative Study to Elicit Resident Feedback and Perspective on the Quality Improvement/Patient Safety Curriculum.

Content

Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (STFM) 2019 Conference on Practice & Quality Improvement

December 2019

Faustinella F, Zoorob R, Khan F. The transformative effect of medical narrative: How to fight stress and burnout through patient centered essay.

Barning K, Juneja S, Varadarajan S, Zare M, Thangirala A, Lahue J. Promoting collaborative “solutions” for preventing burnout in community based faculty.

Rode R, Shah N, Porter T. Engaging the patient in meaningful utilization of after visit summary.

Juneja M, Rode R, Zare M, Khan F, Zoorob R. Changing the lens: Uncontrolled diabetes in underserved populations.

2019 North American Primary Care Research Group (NAPCRG) Annual Meeting

November 2019

Agana DFG, Hansen M, Zoorob R, Wiaw W, Salemi JL. Salary differences between schools of medicine and schools of public health for non-clinical Ph.D. faculty.

Hansen M, Agana DF, Zoorob R, Liaw W, Salemi JL. Additional graduate degrees are associated with promotion amongst academic family medicine faculty.

Salemi JL, Agana DG, Hansen MA, Spooner K, Nash S, Hyman D, Zoorob R. Hitting the target on the Triple Aim: Innovations in a primary care research fellowship.

Bilotta I, Thamby J, Taylor A, Xiang Y, Tao C, Hansen MA, Liaw W, King E. Assessing subtle bias towards patients in electronic health record.

Texas Academy of Family Physicians (TAFP) Annual Session and Primary Care Summit

November 2019

Nguyen S, Franco A, Chavakula V. Familias contra diabetes: Group visits to teach self-management strategies to diabetic patients and their families.

Combined BCM Narrative Medicine Program and the McGovern Center for Humanities and Ethics

November 2019

Faustinella F. The life of others.

American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting & Expo

November 2019

Levine RS, Mejia de Grubb MC, Salemi JL, Wood SK, Gittner L, Khan H, Hennekens CH. Infant mortality and youth homicide rates.

Striley CW, Lloyd S, Pieters R, Agana DF. Reducing unnecessary ED visits: Adults with chronic illness acknowledge existing social support but desire additional support opportunities.

Agana DFG, Hansen M, Zoorob R, Wiaw W, Salemi JL. Salary differences between schools of medicine and schools of public health for non-clinical PhD faculty. 

 

 

 

General Practice Research on Infections Network (GRIN 2019) in Leuven, Belgium

 

 

 

September 2019

 

 

 

Grigoryan L. Invited presentation: Improving antibiotic stewardship for urinary tract infections in the United States.

 

 

 

BCM Annual Showcase of Educational Scholarship by the Academy of Distinguished Educators

 

 

 

September 2019

 

 

 

Herrera A, Calloway-Yanoff E, Anireddy N, Nguyen ST, Varadarajan S, Sidani MA. Making a newborn circumcision model.

 

 

 

Herrera A, Okorafor N, Nguyen ST, Calloway-Yanoff E. Resident led clerkship shelf reviews and encouraging family medicine as a career.

 

 

 

Bhavsar P, Pette C, Lee J, Sarkar A, Aggarwal A. Closing the gap in undergraduate medical education: A primary care elective championed by medical students.