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Health Equity Week 2018

April 2-6

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Health Equity Week Poster Session Awards, 2018

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Best Student Abstract

Title:  Medical School and State Efforts Towards Physician Workforce Diversity: How Do They Rank?
Heardley Moses Murdock, B.S.
Medical Student,
Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania

Best Housestaff Abstract

Title:  Referral Rates after Failed Screening for Autism Spectrum Disorder in Toddlers in a Large Primary Care Network
Kate Wallis, MD
Division of Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics,
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Best Quality Improvement Abstract

Title:  Using Patient Navigation to Impact Distrust in the Health Care System
Emily Verderame, MPH
Abramson Cancer Center, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Best Research Abstract

Title:  Translating Inpatient Discharge Instructions for Families with Limited English Proficiency: Notes from the Field
Seethalakshmi H. Davis
BA Candidate
Swarthmore College

Best Innovations in Medical Education Abstract

Title:  Graduate Nurse Education: Teaching Social Determinants of Health Through Simulation
Barbara Todd, DNP, CRNP, FAAN
Director, Advanced Practice and Graduate Nurse Education Demonstration,
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Best Nursing Abstract

Title:  Uncovering the Blind Spots: A Study of Advanced Practice Provider Implicit Bias Education
Lauren Weaver, PA-C
Advanced Practice Providers,Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania 

QI Oral Presenter:

Title: Racial Differences in Pediatric Sepsis Alert Performance in a Children’s Hospital Emergency Department
Jenny Raman
Bachelor of Science Candidate
University of Texas-Dallas

QI Oral Presenter:

Title: Improving outcomes in patients with endocarditis and opioid use disorder
Jessica Meisner, MD
LDI Fellow, Infectious Diseases
Perelman School of Medicine

Health Equity Week Poster Session Awards, 2017

Best Student Abstract
Title:  The Sociodemographic Factors that Influence the Choice to Pursue Nasolveolar Molding: One Major Hospital’s Experience
Isabella Guajardo
Medical Student,
Perelman School of Medicine University of Pennsylvania

Best Housestaff Abstract
Title:  Improving Patients’ Understanding of Radiology Reports Using a Lay-Language Glossary of Radiology
Teresa Martin- Carreras, MD
Resident, Diagnostic Radiology
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania 

Best Quality Improvement Abstract
Title:  Decreasing the Perception of Examine Room Wait Time
Adam Lyons, MD
Resident, Family Medicine
University of Pennsylvania Health System

Best Research Abstract
Title:  Racial Disparities in Surgical Outcomes of Patients with Inflammatory Bowel Disease
 Samuel Montgomery       
Harrison Surgical Scholar,
Penn Medicine

Best Innovations in Medical Education Abstract
Title:  Goodness Versus Fairness in Public Health Decision Making:  Designing an Animated Bioethics Learning Module
Hannah McClane, MD
Resident, Occupational Medicine
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

    

 

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