Research Projects by students in the Primary Care Leadership Track


Eviction as a Disruptive Factor in Health Care Utilization: Impact on Hospital Readmissions and No-Show Rates – Peter Callejo-Black

Biofilm-dispersed Staphylococcus aureus Exhibits a Distinct agr-Independent Host Interaction - Spencer Chang

The eye of the beholder: discrepancy between self- reported vision and visual acuity in patients with age-related macular degeneration -  Priscila Cunha

Pilot Study Evaluating Innovative Educational Approach to Increase Knowledge of HIV Prevention in the Next Generation of Providers - William Grant

Factors Associated with White and Non-White Patient Undergoing Peripheral Vascular Intervention for Peripheral Artery Disease - Melvin Larker

Improving well-being amongst GME trainees: Building a partnership between GME and primary care can increase trainee access to primary care -   Christelle Tan

Network Characteristics of a Hypertensive Referral System in Western Kenya -  Aarti Thakkar

The Patient Point-of-View: Characterizing patient-level factors associated with perceptions of health care -  Maya Torain



Mixed-methods assessment of HVTN 704/HPTN 085 participants’ experience with the Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) Referral Program - Kareem Alexis

Comparing high-risk HPV testing and subtype distribution in self and provider-collected samples using the BD Onclarity™ HPV Assay - Claire Edelman

Predictors of Child Healthy Eating in Family Child Care Homes - Linda Zhang Jaffe



Emergency department utilization by children of women receiving group prenatal care: a retrospective cohort study - Matthew Adams

Research into the treatment of anxiety in patients with coronary artery disease; research into the psychosocial correlates of pain in lung transplant patients - Jamie Farquhar

Group Prenatal Appointments: Maternal and Neonatal Health Outcomes - Lauren Groskaufmanis

An Integrated Clinic-Community Partnership for Child Obesity Treatment: A Randomized Pilot Trial. - Jessica Lyden Hoffman

African Americans: Examining the Effect of Patient Perceptions on Blood Pressure Self-Management - Samara Jinks

Mechanisms for Poor Hypertension Control Among Urban - Samara Jinks

ZEN Study (Zika en Embarazadas y Ninos) - Samara Jinks

Project CALM: Confusion Avoidance Led by Music, A Quality Improvement Initiative to Reduce Postoperative Delirium - Emily Mattoon

Planned Caesarean Section vs. Planned Vaginal Delivery (Argentina) - Julie Rivo

Keeping Care Connected: E-Consultation Program Improves Access to Nephrology Care - Priscille Schettini



Bull City Fit: If You Build It Who Will Come? A Retrospective Study of Children's Attendance in a Clinic-Run, Community-Based Obesity Intervention - Maria Andrews

Quality Improvement of Screening for Autism in Primary Care - Kathleen Campbell

Comparing health outcomes and primary care physician utilization among low-income adults with type 2 diabetes and/or hypertension receiving either standard or intensive care management - Javier Galan

“An Examination of Participation in Youth Programs for Adolescents with Chronic Illness - Mya Sendak

Integrated Behavioral-Physical Care Management in the Primary Care Setting - Mark Sendak

The Management of Infertility in Women with PCOS - Arthurine Zakama



Does Meaningful Use of electronic health records improve quality outcomes? A comparison of health outcomes in two primary care clinics - Anna Afonso

Community Coaching: Feasibility, Process Evaluation, And Thematic Analysis Of A No-Cost Integrative Health Coaching Service In Community Settings - Sarah Cassel

Effectiveness of Diabetes Disease Management Programs for Reducing Health Care Utilization: a Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis - Trevor Dickey

Primary care physicians’ use of the 5 A’s to counsel adolescents about alcohol - Jessica Friedman

1Parents’ Sources of Information Regarding Childhood Obesity - Brittany Pierce Hipkins

The Role of Evidence in Choosing Wisely List Development - Brittany Pierce Hipkins

Transition from pediatric to adult care for patients with sickle cell disease: identifying and assisting those who are lost to follow up - Shaniqua Johnson

Health Lifestyles Program for You (HLP4U) - a pilot study of an RCT to examine the effectiveness of provider to parent text messages to augment intensive outpatient treatment for children with obesity. - Amanda Kimberg

This study evaluated the effectiveness of an emergency department (ED) embedded care coordinator with access to community and medical record systems in decreasing hospital and ED use in patients with behavioral health issues - Stephanie Ngo

Impact of Group Medical Clinics on Health-Related Quality of Life: A Randomized Clinical Trial - Denise Pong