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AHS NEWS

January 25, 2017

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AHS IN THE NEWS

A study coauthored by BHIS assistant professor Andrew Boyd that found that an app improves medication adherence for heart stent patients is the subject of this UIC News release. The release was disseminated by Health Canal, Health Medicine Network and Science Daily

PUBLICATIONS AVAILABLE

A paper coauthored by BHIS assistant professor Andrew Boyd titled, “A Shovel-Ready Solution to Fill the Nursing Data Gap in the Interdisciplinary Clinical Picture” is available in the International Journal of Nursing Knowledge.

A paper coauthored DHD project coordinator and senior research specialist at the Center on Health Promotion Research on People with Disabilities Yochai Eisenberg titled, “Geographic access to dental care varies in Missouri and Wisconsin” is available in the Journal of Public Health Dentistry.

A paper coauthored by BHIS assistant professor Andrew Boyd titled, “A formal approach to discovering simultaneous additive masking between auditory medical alarms” is available in print in Applied Ergonomics. 

LECTURES AND PRESENTATIONS

Two posters coauthored by BHIS assistant professor Andrew Boyd titled,Patient-centered design in developing mobile application to improve adherence to oral anticancer medications” and “Exploration of Factors Affecting Adherence After Use of a Mobile Application Focused on Cardiology Medication” are accepted for presentation in the America Pharmacists Association Annual Meeting and Exposition March 25 in San Francisco.

KUDOS

DHD clinical assistant professor Randall Owen ’07 MS DHD, ’11 DS PHD is now the associate director of the Institute on Disability and Human Development, effective Jan. 16, 2017.

EVENTS

TALK
Does increasing cadence alter foot strike pattern in runners with lower extremity injuries?
Presented by Carlyn Babinec
Friday, Jan. 27, 12 p.m.
CMET, 808 S. Wood St., room 693
Sponsored by the Department of Physical Therapy and the Faculty Practice Clinic

LECTURE
Music Therapy Concepts for Therapeutic Practice
Presented by Anne Baird-Galloway
Monday, Jan. 30, 12 – 1 p.m.
AHSB, 1919 W. Taylor St., room 313
Sponsored by the Department of Occupational Therapy
DETAILS

TALK
What angles are optimal and dangerous for post-operative ACL reconstruction?
Presented by Evan Liu
Friday, Feb. 3, 12 p.m.
CMET, 808 S. Wood St., room 693
Sponsored by the Department of Physical Therapy and the Faculty Practice Clinic 

DISCUSSION PANEL
Health & Disability: Government Policy & Community Interventions
Panelists Mansha Mirza and Akemi Nishida
Wednesday, Feb. 8, 12 – 2 p.m.
Location TBD
DETAILS

TALK
What are the long term outcomes for conservative vs. operative management of femoral acetabular impingement?
Presented by Kelli Baggett
Friday, Feb. 10, 12 p.m.
CMET, 808 S. Wood St., room 693
Sponsored by the Department of Physical Therapy and the Faculty Practice Clinic

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