RESIDENCY - Department of Family & Community Medicine

Recent Resident Scholarly Work

 

image_residents at conferenceWe encourage our residents to participate in scholarly projects. Many of our residents have had their work accepted for publication, and they have a large number of works in progress.  Several residents have presented work at national and regional meetings. Faculty members work with residents to develop the clinical inquiry skills need to flourish in the rapidly changing medical industry.

Below are several examples of our residents’ scholarly work since 2012.

AWARD WINNING PRESENTATIONS (*indicates resident author)
  • Patient's Choice Award, Resident Poster, NAPCRG Annual Meeting "Knowledge,image_Dr. Marcela Riojas Practices and Attitudeson Foot Care Among Patients with Diabetes." *Tenorio A, Babaran M, Del Rosario A, Estacio M, Herman S, Lopez G, Vasquez A, Ali F, Burge SK, Ferrer R. Poster presented at the annual North American Primary Care ResearchGroup meeting in New York on November 21-25, 2014.image_Avery TAFP poster
  • 2nd Place, Resident Primary Research Competition, TAFP Annual Session & Scientific Assembly "Improving Documentation of Advanced Primary Care Planning in the Family Health Clinic: Quality Improvement Project”. *Desai T, May L, Davila A, Montanez M, Ross J, Nadeau M, Weed C, Wood R. Posterpresented at the Texas Academy of Family Physicians Annual Session in San Antonio,TX on July 24-27, 2014.
  • 3rd Place, Resident Research Poster Competition, TAFP Annual Session & Scientific Assembly"Improving Zoster Vaccine Immunization Rate in the Family Health Center”. *Wang HYJ, Vadivelu T, Tian Y, Lopez-Payares G, Montanez M, Philip T, Lacsina P, Graham K, Winkler P, Wood R, Ali F.. Poster presented at the Texas Academy of Family Physicians Annual Session in San Antonio, TX on July 24-27, 2014.image_Avery TAFP poster
  • 1st Place, Resident Poster, TAFP Annual Session & Scientific Assembly
  • "Improving Adult Immunization Rates in the Family Health Center”. *Vadivelu Prasad T, Wang H, Tian Y, Hadi R., Ali F, Loffredo S, Burge S, Wood R, Winkler P. Poster presented at the Texas Academy of Family PhysiciansAnnual Session in Ft. Worth TX on July 31-August 3, 2013.

     

    1st Place, Resident Poster, National Conference of Family Medicine and Residents

    “Family Responsibilities and Thinking Abilities.” *Avery R, Torres F, Vela V, Aldrete D. Poster presented at the American Academy of Family Physicians National Conference on July 26-28, 2012 in Kansas City MO

     

    image_Ali & Kahn poster2nd place - Resident Research Poster Competition, TAFP Annual Session & Scientific Assembly
    “Residents’ Knowledge, Attitudes and Behaviors on Cardiovascular Disease Prevention."
    * Houston L, Abid H, Desai T, May L. Poster presented at the Texas Academy of Family Physicians Annual Session in Austin TX on July 13-15, 2012.


(*indicates resident author)

 

For a complete list of scholarly work, click here.


COMPLETED PRESENTATIONS
  • Wang H, Herman S, Katerndahl D, “Major Depressive Disorder or Bipolar Disorder? Diagnostic Accuracy Among Patients Referred to Psychotropic Clinic for the Family Health Center. Poster presented at the Texas Academy of Family Physicians Annual Session in San Antonio on July 24-27, 2014.
  • Desai T, May L, Davila A, Montanez M, Ross J, Nadeau M, Weed C, Wood R.  “Improving Documentation of Advanced Care Planning in the Family Health Clinic: Quality Improvement Project.  Poster presented at the Texas Academy of Family Physicians Annual Session in San Antonio on July 24-27, 2014.
  • Wang HYJ, Vadivelu T, Tian Y, Lopez-Payares G, Montanez M, Philip T, Lacsina P, Graham K, Winkler P, Wood R, Ali F, “Improving Zoster Vaccine Immunization Rate in the Family Health Center”. Poster presented at the Texas Academy of Family Physicians Annual Session in San Antonio on July 24-27, 2014.
  • Vadivelu Prasad, T, May L, Wang H, Tian Y, Winkler P, Loffredo S, Burge S, Wood R, “Immunization Project Changes Patients’ Perceptions of Providers’ Behaviors”. Poster presented at the Annual Society of Teachers in Family Medicine conference in San Antonio TX, May 3-7, 2014.
  • Wang H, Houston L, Vadivelu Prasad T, Hollinger J, Lacsina P, Montanez-Villacampa, Hadi R, Shelton P, Philip T, Dufault V, Avery R, “Game Up for Family Fitness: The Effect of Family Group Visits on Obese Chidlren’s BMI and Parents’ Knowledge, Attitudes and Behaviors Regarding Childhood Obesity.”  Poster presented at the Annual Society of Teachers in Family Medicine conference in San Antonio TX, May 3-7, 2014.
  • Wang HYJ, Vadivelu T, Tian Y, Lopez-Payares G, Montanez M, Philip T, Lacsina P, Graham K, Winkler P, Wood R, Ali F, “Improving Zoster Vaccine Immunization Rate in the Family Health Center”. Poster presented at the Annual Society of Teachers in Family Medicine conference in San Antonio TX, May 3-7, 2014.
  • Montanez M, "Importance of Religion and Acculturation on Women’s Decision to Leave Abusive Relationships.” Poster presented at the Annual Society of Teachers in Family Medicine conference in San Antonio TX, May 3-7, 2014.
  • Desai T, May L, Davila A, Montanez M, Ross J, Nadeau M, Weed C, Wood R.  “Improving Documentation of Advanced Care Planning in the Family Health Clinic: Quality Improvement Project.” Poster presented at the Annual Society of Teachers in Family Medicine conference in San Antonio TX, May 3-7, 2014
  • Myers R, Dunlap S, Katerndahl D, “The Psychosocial Case Discussion: Elders and Trainees Discuss Psychosocial Medicine.” Poster presented at the Annual Society of Teachers in Family Medicine conference in San Antonio TX, May 3-7, 2014
  • Shelton, P “Impact of Prior Experience with Actions and Coping Strategies on Battered Women’s Readiness to Act.” Poster presented at the Annual Society of Teachers in Family Medicine conference in San Antonio TX, May 3-7, 2014.
  • Tian Y, Vadivelu T, Wang HYJ, Hadi R, Winkler H, Quinn KG, Winkler P, Loffredo A, Ali F, Wood R, Burge S: “The Effect of Educational Interventions on Family Medicine Residents’ and Faculty’s Knowledge about Adult Vaccine,” Poster presented at the Annual Society of Teachers in Family Medicine conference in San Antonio TX, May 3-7, 2014.
  • Vadivelu Prasad, T, May L, Wang H, Tian Y, Winkler P, Loffredo S, Burge S, Wood R, “Immunization Project Changes Patients’ Perceptions of Providers’ Behaviors”. Poster presented at the annual North American Primary Care Research Group (NAPCRG) meeting in Ottowa Canada, November 9-13, 2013.
  • Wang H, Herman S, Katerndahl D, “Major Depressive Disorder or Bipolar Disorder? Diagnostic Accuracy Among Patients Referred to Psychotropic Clinic for the Family Health Center.”  Poster presented at the annual North American Primary Care Research Group (NAPCRG) meeting in Ottowa Canada, November 9-13, 2013.
  • Hadi R, Katerndahl D, Parchman M, “Effects of Family Presence on the Content and Dynamics of the Clinical Encounter Among Diabetic Patients.”  Poster presented at the annual North American Primary Care Research Group (NAPCRG) meeting in Ottowa Canada, November 9-13, 2013.
  • Dufault V, Patel N, Ferrer R. Giodptto M, “Yoga and You: Identifying Barriers and Benefits to participating in Yoga Among Older Adults Living in an Independent Community.”  Poster presented at the annual North American Primary Care Research Group (NAPCRG) meeting in Ottowa Canada, November 9-13, 2013.
  • Wang H, Houston L, Vadivelu Prasad T, Hollinger J, Lacsina P, Montanez-Villacampa, Hadi R, Shelton P, Philip T, Dufault V, Avery R, “Game Up for Family Fitness: The Effect of Family Group Visits on Obese Chidlren’s BMI and Parents’ Knowledge, Attitudes and Behaviors Regarding Childhood Obesity.”  Poster presented at the annual North American Primary Care Research Group (NAPCRG) meeting in Ottowa Canada, November 9-13, 2013.
  • Vadivelu Prasad T, Wang H, Tian Y, Hadi R., Ali F, Loffredo S, Burge S, Wood R, Winkler P, “Improving Adult Immunization Rates in the Family Health Center”. Poster presented at the Texas Academy of Family Physicians Annual Session in Ft. Worth TX on July 31 to August 3, 2013.
  • Tian Y, Vadivelu T, Wang HYJ, Hadi R, Winkler H, Quinn KG, Winkler P, Loffredo A, Ali F, Wood R, Burge S: “The Effect of Educational Interventions on Family Medicine Residents’ and Faculty’s Knowledge about Adult Vaccine.”  Poster presented at the Alamo Chapter of the Texas Academy of Family Physicians Session in San Antonio TX on June 25, 2013.
  • Wang HYJ, Vadivelu T, Tian YY, Winkler H, Quinn KG, Winkler P, Loffredo A, Ali F, Wood R, Burge S: “ Improving Adult Immunization Rates in the Family Health Center.” Poster presented at the Alamo Chapter of the Texas Academy of Family Physicians Session in San Antonio TX on June 25, 2013.
  • May L, Vadivelu T, Wang HYJ, Tian YY, Winkler H, Quinn KG, Winkler P, Loffredo S, Ali F, Wood R, Burge S: “Immunization Project Changes Patients’ Perceptions of Providers’ Behaviors.” Poster presented at the Alamo Chapter of the Texas Academy of Family Physicians Session in San Antonio TX on June 25, 2013.
  • Vacca N, Becho J, Katerndahl D, Burge S, Ferrer R, Wood R,: “Social Grace: Support Among Women Experiencing Intimate Partner Violence.” Poster presented at the Alamo Chapter of the Texas Academy of Family Physicians Session in San Antonio TX on June 25, 2013.
  • May L, Houston LP, Abid H, Desai T, Nadeau M: “Resident's Knowledge, Attitudes And Behaviors Regarding Cardiovascular Diseases: Findings From The Residency Training Project.”  Poster presented at the Alamo Chapter of the Texas Academy of Family Physicians Session in San Antonio TX on June 25, 2013.
  • Avery A, Nadeau MT, Poursani R, Siddiqui S, Katerndahl D, Wood RC, Otiniano ME, “Residents’ Knowledge, Attitude and Behaviors In Colorectal Cancer Prevention—Findings From A Residency Training Project”.  Poster presented at the Alamo Chapter of the Texas Academy of Family Physicians Session in San Antonio TX on June 25, 2013.
  • Tian Y, Vadivelu T, Wang HYJ, Hadi R, Winkler H, Quinn KG, Winkler P, Loffredo A, Ali F, Wood R, Burge S: “The Effect of Educational Interventions on Family Medicine Residents’ and Faculty’s Knowledge about Adult Vaccine.”  Poster presented at the Transitional Science Day at the University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio, March 20, 2013. 
  • Wang HYJ, Vadivelu T, Tian YY, Winkler H, Quinn KG, Winkler P, Loffredo A, Ali F, Wood R, Burge S: “ Improving Adult Immunization Rates in the Family Health Center.” Poster presented at the Transitional Science Day at the University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio, March 20, 2013. 
  • May L, Vadivelu T, Wang HYJ, Tian YY, Winkler H, Quinn KG, Winkler P, Loffredo S, Ali F, Wood R, Burge S: “Immunization Project Changes Patients’ Perceptions of Providers’ Behaviors.” Poster presented at the Transitional Science Day at the University of Texas Medical School at San Antonio, March 20, 2013. 

  • Avery R, Torres F, Vela V, Aldrete D, “Family Responsibilities and Thinking Abilities”.  Poster presented at the National Conference for Family Medicine Residents and Medical Students, in Kansas City MO, July 26-28, 2012.
  • Houston L, Abid H, Desai T, May L, “Residents’ Knowledge Attitudes and Behaviors on Cardiovascular Disease Prevention”. Poster presented at the Texas Academy of Family Physicians Annual Session in Austin TX on July 13-15, 2012.
  • Avery R, Torres F, Vela V, Aldrete D, “Family Responsibilities and Thinking Abilities”.  Poster presented at the Texas Academy of Family Physicians Annual Session in Austin TX on July 13-15, 2012.

PUBLISHED ARTICLES
  • Abid H, “Pseudo Hypoparathryoidism Topic, The 5-Minute Clinical Consult, edition 2013.
  • Ali F, “Asthma”, submitted to The 5-Minute Clinical Consult, 20th Edition for 2012
  • Ali F,  “Lactose Intolerance”, submitted to The 5-Minute Clinical Consult, 20th Edition for 2012
  • Nasreen J, “Kaposi's sarcoma”,   submitted to The 5-Minute Clinical Consult, 20th Edition for 2012
  • Nasreen J, “Lupus erythematosus discoid,   submitted to The 5-Minute Clinical Consult, 20th Edition for 2012              
  • Jimenez A, “Osteomyelitis” submitted to The 5-Minute Clinical Consult, 20th Edition for 2012

PUBLISHED MANUSCRIPTS
  • Tinitigan M, Usatine R, “Lichen Planus”, American Family Physician, anticipated publication 2011. 
  • Simpson CB, May LS, Green JK, Eller RL, Jackson CE, “Vibratory Asymmetry in Mobile Vocal folds: Is It Positive of Vocal Fold Paresis?, Annals of Otology, Rhinology & Laryngology, 2011120(4):239-242.
  • Usatine R, Tinitigan R,  “Nongenital Herpes Simplex Virus”, American Family Physician, 2010 Nov. 1, Vol. 82, No. 9, pp. 1078-1082.
  • Usatine R, Riojas M, “Diagnosis and Management of Contact Dermatitis”, American Family Physician, 2010 Aug 1; 82(3):249-255.