PRESENTATIONS

2016

McNeil S, Scherr-Williams A, Zhang Y, Prine L, Paladine H, Shih G. Integrating Abortion Care Into Your Practice: An Innovative Curriculum That Teaches Residents Critical Negotiation Skills. STFM Annual Conference, May 2016.

Michael Spertus; Ana Jimenez-Bautista; David M. Rosentha. A Longitudinal Analysis on the Effectiveness of a Community Stress Reduction Workshop in Northern Manhattan. poster at STFM Annual Conference, May 2016.

Spertus M, Chang C, Lin X, Richman M. FREQUENCIES OF DERMATOLOGICAL PROCEDURES PERFORMED AT AN ACADEMIC FAMILY MEDICINE RESIDENCY IN NEW YORK CITY,. Poster at thethe 40th Hawaii Dermatology Seminar, February 2016.

Sharon Chacko, Michael Spertus, & Silvia Cunto-Amesty. Health Needs Assessment During a Medical Mission in Dajabon, Dominican Republic. poster at New York State Academy of Family Physicians Winter Weekend, January 2016.

Paladine H, Schrager S, WinklerPrins V, Holt E. Life-Work Equilibrium: Stories and Strategies to Promote Resilience Among Residents and Faculty. STFM Annual Conference, May 2016.

Cunningham, H., D.S. Taylor, L. Fei, B. Kaplan, M. Catallozzi, S.C. Quiah, U.A. Desai, and R. Charon. Looking Back to Move Forward: First-Year Medical Students' Meta-Reflections of their E-Portfolio Writings. Columbia University Medical Center. Medical Education Subway Summit, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, June 21, 2016. 

Desai, U., K. Patel, and H. Paladine. Interprofessional Education in a Primary Care Ambulatory Setting. Columbia University Medical Center. Medical Education Subway Summit, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, June 21, 2016. 

H. Cunningham, D.S. Taylor, L. Fei, S.C. Quiah, U.A. Desai, M. Catallozzi, R. Charon Looking Back to Move Forward: First-Year Medical Students’ Meta-Reflections of their Narrative E-Portfolio Writings. Columbia University and B. Kaplan Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. NEGEA Annual Retreat, Brown University. April 8, 2016.

Fink MJ. Toward Reflective Practice. The Summer Institute for Teaching and Learning, Columbia University. New York, NY. June 2016.

McEvoy M, Burton W, Herron P, Milan F, Gowda D, Fink MJ, Kosowicz L, Auerbach L: Establishing methods to measure and set standards of clinical reasoning among second-year medical students with an OSCE post-encounter note. NEGEA. Providence, RI. April 2016.

Olivia Perlmutt. Reasons for Early IUD Removal Within an Urban Underserved Population. Poster Presentation.  49th STFM Annual Spring Conference, April 30-May 4, 2015, Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Heather Paladine, Montgomery Douglas , Barbara Keber and Anita Softness . Family Medicine Under Fire: How to Strengthen our Residency Programs. Scholarly Topic Round Table Presentation.  49th STFM Annual Spring Conference, April 30-May 4, 2015, Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Thomas Mele.  Snapshot of Pre-Exposure HIV Prophylaxis in MSM at a Post Graduate Health Center University Campus. Poster Presentation,  First Place.  American College Health Association Conference, May 30 to June 4, 2016. San Francisco CA.

Lance Davidson, Wen Yu, Bret Goodpaster, James DeLany, Gladys Strain, Alfons Pomp,

Anita Courcoulas, Susan Lin, John Thornton, and Dympna Gallagher. Fat weight increases while fat-free mass decreases in women 5 years after gastric bypass surgery. The XIII International Congress on Obesity, May 1-4 2016. Vancouver, Canada.

2015

Bernitz, M. Presentation: Merging Student Health Insurance Plans Across Campuses: Lessons Learned. American College Health Association Annual Meeting, Orlando, Florida. May, 2015.

Bernitz, M. Presentation: Reduction of Inappropriate Prescribing of Azithromycin in a Student Health Service. Student Health Services at Academic Medical Centers, Miami, Florida. January, 2015.

Paladine H. Invited lectures on Infertility, Uterine Cancer, and Ovarian Cancer, American Academy of Family Physicians FMX CME conference, October 2015 (Uterine Cancer and Ovarian Cancer were with Dr. Jani) .

Fink MJ. The Teacher in Transformative Learning. The Summer Institute for Teaching and Learning, Columbia University. New York, NY. June 2015

Ekanadham H, Lin S. Does Healthy BMI Mean Healthy Lifestyle? An Analysis of Adolescent Nutrition and Physical Activity That Challenges Assumptions Underlying Current Primary Care Practices Of Lifestyle Counseling And Obesity Prevention. Poster Presentation.  American Public Health Association Annual Meeting, October 31-November 4, 2015. Chicago, IL.

Ekanadham H, Lin S.   The Impact of School Lunch on High School Adolescents’ BMI & Food Consumption Patterns: A cross-Sectional Analysis .  Oral Presentation.  North American Primary Care Research Group, October 24-28, 2015. Cancun, Mexico.

Manubay JM. Comer SD, Mogali S, Jones J, Metz V, Madera G, Luba L, Vogelman J, Sullivan M.Patterns of opioid use and co-morbidity in non-treatment-seeking individuals with opioid use disorder. College on Problems on Drug Dependence Annual Conference, June 2015. 

Love M. Appropriate Prescribing of Azithromycin at the CUMC Student Health Service (SHS): A Primary Care Quality Improvement Project. Poster Presentation, ACHA 2015 Annula Meeting - American College Health Association, May 26-30, 2015, Orlando, FL.

Shah P. Integrative Medicine Project. Presentation. Educator Track Symposium. May 6, 2015. Department of Medicine, Columbia University Medical Center, NY, NY

Richards B, Fink MJ. Peak Experience Narratives: Standardization versus Diversity in Identity Formation. NEGEA Short Communication. April 2015. Worcester MA.

Amiel J, Fink MJ, Richards B, Quiah S, Pluta W, Chandran L, Fisher R. Bridging UME and GME: Operationalizing the Transition from Medical School to Residency Using EPAs and Milestones. NEGEA Workshop. Worcester, MA. April 2015.

Desai U . Creating and Implementing a Quality Improvement Curriculum for a Family Medicine Residency Program.  Poster presentation. 48th STFM Annual Spring Conference, April 25-29, 2015, Orlando, FL.

Khusbu P, Paladine H, Urmi D. Breaking Down Silos: An Interprofessional Education Program for Students in a Family Medicine Health Center Social Media Use and Education Among U.S. Family Medicine Residencies.  Oral presentation. 48th STFM Annual Spring Conference, April 25-29, 2015, Orlando, FL.

Paladine H, Mathern S. Lynch A, Shah P, Rosenthal D. Fitbit Activity Monitors and Resident Wellness. Work in progress. 48th STFM Annual Spring Conference, April 25-29, 2015, Orlando, FL

Lin S, Klink K, Younge R. Characteristics of International Medical Graduates (IMGs) in the US Family Medicine Workforce. Poster presentation. 48th STFM Annual Spring Conference, April 25-29, 2015, Orlando, FL.

Lin S, Klink K, Petterson S. A dramatic decrease of graduates from U.S. allopathic schools in the family medicine workforce: important implication for the primary care pipeline.  Poster presentation. 11th Annual AAMC Health Workforce Research Conference, April 30-May 1, 2015, Alexandria, Virginia.

2014

Bernitz, M. Seminar: How to Develop and Use a Mentored, Reflective Writing E-portfolio for Medical Students. Society of Teachers in Family Medicine Conference on Medical Student Education, Nashville.  January, 2014.

Gowda D, Fink MJ. Entrustable Professional Activities (EPAs), Competencies and Milestones: What Physical Exam skills do our students need to master in preparation for clerkships? Albert Einstein College of Medicine – Faculty Development Workshop. Bronx, NY. September 2014.

Desai K, Incorporating an Integrative Medicine Curriculum into a Family Medicine Residency Program. North American Primary Care Group 42nd Annual Meeting. New York, NY. November 24, 2014 

Paladine H, Klee D, White B, Covey C, Chang T. Social Media Use and Education Among U.S. Family Medicine Residencies. Poster presentation. North American Primary Care Research Group, November 21-25, 2014.

Desai U, Patel K, Paladine H. Interprofessional Education in the Primary Care Ambulatory Setting. Poster presentation. North American Primary Care Research Group, November 21-25, 2014. New York, NY.

Martindale Z, Rosenthal D, Softness A. Do Free Gym Memberships Improve  Health Outcomes in Patients With Diabetes? Resident -in-Progress Poster. North American Primary Care Research Group, November 21-25, 2014. New York, NY.

Makous M . Research Updates from Columbia University's Lyme and Tick-Borne Diseases Research Center. The Massachusetts Lyme Association. Cambridge, MA. September 6, 2014.

Makous M. The Sleeping Beauty Syndrome: discussion of 2 cases of the exceptionally rare Kline-Levine Syndrome following a tick bite in adolescent girls. International Lyme and Associated Diseases Society 2014 Scientific Conference: Neurological Spectrum in the diagnosis and treatment of Lyme Disease. Washington DC. Oct 10-12, 2014.

Paladine HL, Krause MC. The Brown Scholars Program: A Family Medicine-Pediatrics Collaboration for Medical Students. STFM Conference on Medical Student Education, February 2014.

Paladine H, Reilly JM, Prine LW, Harrison SL, Stutzman KT. Moving Forward: Five Models of Peer Mentoring for Women in Academic Medicine. STFM Annual Conference, May 2014

Paladine H, Hustedde CG, Shelton H, Rosenthal DM, King MR. Clinical Competency Committees: Three Models and Lessons Learned So Far. STFM Annual Conference, May 2014.

Blatt BJ, Fink MJ, Gowda D, Henry D, Kosowicz L, Silvestri R. AAMC’s EPA # 1: Perform a History and Physical Exam—What Are the Milestones for Transition to Clerkships? AAMC Workshop. Chicago, IL. November 2014.

Silvestri, R MD; Blatt B MD; Fink MJ MD; Gowda, D MD; Kosowicz LY MD. When is a pre-clerkship student clinically “entrustable” to begin the clerkships? NEGEA New Haven CT. April 2014

Lin, XS. GoodpasterB, Strain, G. Pomp, A. Courcoulas, A. Gallagher, G. Agreement between 3- and 4-compartment estimates of fat mass in obese patients before and after bariatric surgery induced weight loss. Oral Presentation. The 10th International Symposium on Body Composition, Cascais, Portugal, June 10-14, 2014

Janumala, I. Thornton, J. Goodpaster, B. Stain, G. Courcoulas, A. Pomp, A. Lin, XS. Gallagher G. High metabolic rate organ mass provides additional information about REE not captured with measurements of fat and FFM before and after surgery-assisted weight loss. Oral Presentation. The 10th International Symposium on Body Composition, Cascais, Portugal, June 10-14, 2014

Toro-Ramos, T. Paley, C. Lin, XS, Yu, W. Pi-Sunyer, X. Gallagher,D. Accuracy and precision of the EchoMRI-Infants™ system for water and fat measurements using phantoms and newborns. Oral Presentation. The 10th International Symposium on Body Composition, Cascais, Portugal, June 10-14, 2014

Yu, W. Stain,G. Wang, J. Goodpaster, B. Courcoulas,A. Pomp,A. Dakin,G. Lin, XS. Gallagher,D Changes in body water distribution between intracellular and extracellular water reflects decreased body cell mass relative to FFM from before to after surgery assisted weight loss. Oral Presentation. The 10th International Symposium on Body Composition, Cascais, Portugal, June 10-14, 2014

Desai, U, Residents as Standardized Patients. Poster presentation. The STFM 47th Annual Spring Conference, San Antonio, TX, May 3-7, 2014

Paladine, H. Hustedde, C. Shelton,H. Rosenthal, D. Clinical Competency Committees: Three Models and Lessons Learned So Far. Lecture and Discussions. The STFM 47th Annual Spring Conference, San Antonio, TX, May 3-7, 2014

Harrison, S. Heather, P. Prine, L. Shelton, H. King, M. Moving Forward: Five Models of Peer Mentoring for Women in Academic Medicine. Seminar. The STFM 47th Annual Spring Conference, San Antonio, TX, May 3-7, 2014

Makous, M. Diagnostically Challenging Case at the Columbia-Lyme Disease Association Lyme disease conference in Providence, RI, on May 3, 2014

2013

Bernitz, M. Workshop: Northeast Group on Educational Affairs 2013 Annual Retreat, Innovations in Medical Education: Aligning Values and Competencies, Weill Cornell Medical College. Co-presenter on 90 minute workshop: Using a Reflective Portfolio to Assist Students in Developing and Pursuing Medical School Learning Objectives. April, 2013.

Desai, KM. Integrative Medicine Update. 40th Annual Refresher Course. Breakout Session. Pittsburgh, PA. March 14, 2013

Desai, KM. Incorporating an Integrative Medicine Curriculum in a Family Medicine Residency: It’s More than Just Snake Oil. Graduate Medical Education Leadership Conference: “It’s All New Again.” Poster Presentation. University of Pittsburgh. February 22, 2013

Desai, KM. Implementing Diabetes Group Visits in Patient Centered Medical Home. Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Annual Conference. Baltimore, MD. May 4, 2013

Phillips J, Hustedde C, Paladine H, Hartwick S, Prasad R, Sola O. “It’s Not a Job; It’s a Life”: Preparing Female Residents and Medical Students for Successful Rural Practice. STFM Medical Student Education Conference, January 2013

Paladine HL, Waits JB, Neely K, Nolte T. Using the STFM Resource Library to Fulfill the Scholarly Activity Requirements for Residents, Fellows, and Faculty Development. Family Medicine Program’s Directors’ Workshop, April 2013

Manubay JM, JW Davidson, SK Vosburg, JD Jones, ZD Cooper, J Fogel, SD Comer & MA Sullivan. Sex Differences Among Opioid-Abusing Chronic Pain Patients in a Clinical Trial. College on Problems on Drug Dependence Annual Conference, June 2013

Fink, MD. Reflection and Learning. The Summer Institute for Teaching and Learning, Columbia University, NY. July 2013

Chase, H MD; Gowda, D MD, MPH; Fink, MD. Medical Students’ Awareness of Clinical Reasoning Biases. Poster. AAMC Philadelphia PA. November 2013

Paladine, H, Hustedde, C. Hartwick,S, Prasad, R. Phillips, J. Rural Women Physicians and Their Communities: Strategies for Success. Oral presentation. 2013 NAPCRG Annual Meeting, Ottawa, Canada, November 9-13, 2013

Desai, U. Lin, SX. Younge, R. Obesity Screening and Counseling in Community Health Centers and Private Practice Settings: Are There Any Differences? Oral Presention. 2013 NAPCRG Annual Meeting, Ottawa, Canada, November 9-13, 2013

Wilder, V. Dalal, M Teaching community health: An interdisciplinary approach to creating and implementing a longitudinal secondary school curriculum. Round Table, American Public Health Association 141th Annual Meeting and Exposition,  Boston, MA, November 2-6, 2013.

Van Wagner, S. Adane, T. Blacher, E.. Diaz, D Espinosa, C Harduarsingh, S. Weiss,D  Stress: A Cross-Sectional Analysis of the Washington Heights Community, Poster Presentation,  46th STFM Annual Spring Conference Baltimore, MD May 1-5, 2013

Desai, D. Lin, S. Younge, R Obesity Screening, Diagnosis, and Counseling in US Primary Care Visits, Poster Presentation, 46th STFM Annual Spring Conference Baltimore, MD May 1-5, 2013

Irvine,C. Rosenthal, D. Lynch, A Sarnelli, C Narrative Medicine for Inpatient Services: Telling Stories on the Wards, Lecture and Discussion, 46th STFM Annual Spring Conference Baltimore, MD May 1-5, 2013

Softness, A. Dominguez-Rafer, C This Ain’t No Vacation: Incorporating an International Medicine Experience Into a PGY-1 Community Medicine Curriculum, Lecture and Discussion,

46th STFM Annual Spring Conference Baltimore, MD May 1-5, 2013

Paladine. H.; Martonffy,A.; Prine L.; GaleWyrick, S. Mentoring Female Students, Residents, and Junior Faculty, Scholarly Topic Round Table Discussion,46th STFM Annual Spring Conference Baltimore, MD May 1-5, 2013

Paladine H., MD; Hustedde, C.; Phillips, J.; Prasad, R.; Hartwick, S.; Sola, O. Voices of Women In Rural Medicine: A Qualitative Study of Choices and Challenges, Research Oral presentation, 46th STFM Annual Spring Conference Baltimore, MD May 1-5, 2013

Paladine H. Teaching Modalities to Improve Education in a Maternity Care Rotation, Scholarly Topic Round Table Discussion,46th STFM Annual Spring Conference Baltimore, MD May 1-5, 2013

2012

Gowda D, Fink, MJ. Teaching the Physical Exam. Albert Einstein College of Medicine – Faculty Development Workshop. Bronx, NY. September 2012.

Fink, MJ. Principles of Reflection: How do we know if students are learning? The Summer Institute for Teaching and Learning, Columbia University. New York, NY. July 2012.

Gowda D, Blatt BJ, Fink MJ, Kosowicz LK, Silvestri R. Core + Clusters: a Novel Curriculum in Physical Examination. NEGEA Workshop. Boston, MA. March 2012.

Desai, KM. The Audience Response System: Getting Started With Clickers. Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Annual Conference. Seattle, WA. April 28, 2012 (Co-presenter)

Desai, KM. Incorporating an Integrative Medicine Curriculum in a Family Medicine Residency Program. Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Annual Conference. Scholarly Round Table Discussion. Seattle, WA. April 26, 2012

Paladine H, Jani B, Diaz D, Chertok J, Lin SX. Use of a Standardized Electronic Order Set is Associated with Increased Rates of Influenza Vaccination in Pregnant Women. Oral Presentation 40th NAPCRG Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA, December 1-5, 2012

Paladine H, Hustedde C, Rupa P, Sola O, Hartwick S, Philips J. Qualitative Study of Women Family Doctors in Rural Communities. Poster presentation,  40th NAPCRG Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA, December 1-5, 2012

Younge R, Softness A, Lin S, Borja A, Lynch A, Neghassi D, Khawand M, Sarnelli C, Vera N,  Linking primary care practice to community services: Where are we now? Oral Presentation, American Public Health Association 140th Annual Meeting and Exposition, San Francisco, CA • October 27-31, 2012.

Venis V, Gupta S, Dalal M, Hernández-Cordero L. Developing health leaders: A Community Health Curriculum for a Secondary School in New York City (NYC). Round  Table .  American Public Health Association 140th Annual Meeting and Exposition, San Francisco, CA • October 27-31, 2012.

Thomas Mele. Incidence and Patterns of Occupational Exposures at Columbia University Medical Center Poster Presentation. American College Health Meeting in Chicago, June 2012.

Paladine H. Innovation Showcare: Teaching Physician-Patient Electronic Communication  STFM Luncheon STFM Annual Spring Conference, Seattle, WA, May 25-29 2012.

Neghassi D, Softness A, Borja N, Khawand M, Lynch A, Sarnelli C, Vera N. Linkage Between Community Organizations and Patients of Community Health Centers. Poster Presentation. STFM Annual Spring Conference, Seattle, WA, May 25-29 2012.

Khalili P, Dempster J, Neghassi D. A QI Project on Continuity of Care for Hospitalized Patients on a Family Medicine Service Poster Presentation. STFM Annual Spring Conference, Seattle, WA, May 25-29 2012.

Harris J, A Descriptive Analysis of Adult Obesity by Region in Mississippi. Poster Presentation. STFM Annual Spring Conference, Seattle, WA, May 25-29 2012.

Badillo D and Singh L, Culturally Relevant Zumba (Latine Dance Inspired) Exercise Program at a Community Health Clinic. Poster Presentation. STFM Annual Spring Conference, Seattle, WA, May 25-29 2012.

Change B, Cohen J, Antenucci T, Takayasu K, Dalal M, Diaz D, Girl Talk Guy Talk, Poster Presentation, STFM Annual Spring Conference, Seattle, WA, May 25-29 2012.

Khalili P, Rosenthal D, A Health Needs Assessment among Taxi and Livery Service Drivers in New York City. Poster Presentation. STFM Annual Spring Conference, Seattle, WA, May 25-29 2012.

Wilder V, Dalal M, Gupta S, Hernandez-Cordero L, Developing Health Leaders: A Community Health Curriculum for a Secondary School in New York City, Poster Presetation, STFM Annual Spring Conference, Seattle, WA, May 25-29 2012.

Paladine H, Schrager S, Martinez-Bianchi V, Gebhard V, Singh L, Equal or Same? Responding to Differences in Education for Male and Female Residents. Scholarly Activity Round Tables,  STFM Annual Spring Conference, Seattle, WA, May 25-29 2012.

Lin S, Younge R. Do Disparities in Emergency Department Visits among Children with Asthma in a Medical Home? Distingished Papers/Top Abstracts. STFM Annual Spring Conference, Seattle, WA, May 25-29 2012.

Lin S, Softness A, Younge R. Effective Use of the Existing Data from Various Sources for Teaching COPC. Lecture-Discussions. STFM Annual Spring Conference, Seattle, WA, May 25-29 2012.

2011

Bernitz, M. Presentation: Urinary Tract Infections in the College Health Setting: New York State College Health Association Annual Meeting, Saratoga Springs. October, 2011.

Fink, MJ. New York State Palliative Care Initiative 2011. New York Academy of Medicine Panel discussion. May 2011

Silvestri R, Gowda D, Blatt B, Fink MJ, Kosowicz LK.  Is there a “core” physical exam and if so, what is it? NEGEA Workshop. Washington DC. April 2011

Toffler W, Chappelle K, Cleeland L, Fink MJ, Gwyther R, McBride P, Rogers J. Behavioral and social sciences as key elements of enhanced Medical Education. STFM 37th Annual Conference on Medical Student Education. Houston, TX. January 2011

Fink M, Ferenchick E, Jimenez-Kimble R, El-Zein L, Desai U, Ryvkin I, Samelli C, Rosenthal D, Softness A . Health Needs Assessments to Improve Primary Care in a Diverse Northern Manhattan Community In: American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting. Washington DC; 2011.

Gowda D, Blatt B, Fink MJ, Kosowicz L, Silvestri R. Is There a Better Way to Teach Students the Physical Examination? The Results of a National Survey. In: AAMC 8 November2011. Denver, CO; 2011.

Younge R, Chang B, Softness A, Dalal M, Harris J, Khalili P, Singh L,Wilder V, Softness A, Understanding Divergent Health Parameters in an Urban Black and Latino Neighborhood: The First Step to Improving Community Health In: American Public Health Association Annual Meeting. Washington DC; 2011.

Younge R, Lin S. Using Electronic Health Records (EHRs) to monitor and improve diabetes care among the urban under-served minority population In: American Public Health Association (APHA) Annual Meeting. Washington DC; 2011.

Amesty S, Crawford N, Rivera A, Blaney S, Fuller C. HIV testing among sterile syringe pharmacy customers: Preliminary findings from the Pharmacies as Resources Making Links to HIV Testing (PHARM-HIV) study. . In: International Conference on Urban Health, . Belo Horizonte, Brazil: November 1-5, 2011

Amesty S, Turner A, Rivera A, Crawford N, Fuller C. Pharmacy- based post exposure prophylaxis for injection drug users as a strategy to minimize racial/ethnic disparities in HIV. . In: International Conference on Urban Health, . Belo Horizonte, Brazil: November 1-5, 2011

Turner A, Amesty S, Rivera A, Crawford N, Harripersad K, Fuller C. Clinician experience prescribing post exposure prophylaxis (PEP) and attitudes toward provision of PEP to injection drug users. . In: International Conference on Urban Health, . Belo Horizonte, Brazil: November 1-5, 2011.

Blaney S, Amesty S, Crawford N, Rivera A, Ompad D, Fuller C. Predictors of Injection Risk Behavior Among injection drug users (IDUs) enrolled in the PHARM-link Study: a gender-stratified analysis In: The College on Problems of Drug Dependence. . June 18-23, 2011, Hollywood, Fl; 2011.

Cook S, Amesty S, Turner A, Rivera A, Crawford N, Harripersaud K, et al. Correlates of exchanging sex for money among a pharmacy-recruited sample of drug users in New York City: Using a pharmacy setting for HIV prevention efforts In: International Conference on Urban Health. Belo Horizonte, Brazil: November 1-5, 2011.

Crawford N, Amesty S, Rivera A, Harripersaud K, ATurner, Cook S, et al. Pharmacies expanding services beyond non-prescription syringe sales: Results from the PHARM-Link Intervention Study In: International Conference on Urban Health, . Belo Horizonte, Brazil: November 1-5, 2011

Ompad D, Bell D, Amesty S, Nyitray A, Lazcano-Ponce E, Villa L, et al. U.S. men who purchase sex, who are they? . In: 139th Annual Meeting, American Public Health Association Washington, DC October 29- November 2, 2011

Ompad D, Nyitray A, Bell D, Amesty S, Lazcano-Ponce E, Villa L, et al. Correlates of purchasing sex among men in three cities: An interurban analysis. . In: International Conference on Urban Health. Belo Horizonte, Brazil: November 1-5, 2011

Rivera A, Amesty S, Crawford N, Turner A, Harripersaud K, Fuller C. Expanded Syringe Access Program (ESAP) pharmacies: is there potential to provide expanded services to HIV-positive injection drug users? International Conference on Urban Health. Belo Horizonte, Brazil: November 1-5, 2011

Amesty S, Blaney S, Rivera A, Crawford N, Hernandez C, Harripersaud K, Fuller C. Predictors of in-pharmacy HIV testing among drug users: Preliminary findings from the PHARM-link HIV study. 2011 National HIV Prevention Conference, August 14-17, 2011, Atlanta, Georgia.

Willis L, Castellanos T, Amesty S, Brown EJ, Nanin J, Prado G, Sneed C, Torres M, WallaceS, Wilson P. MARI: Black and Hispanic HIV Prevention Researchers Working in Black and Hispanic Communities, 2011 National HIV Prevention Conference, August 14-17, 2011, Atlanta, Georgia.

Blaney S, Amesty S, Ompad D, Crawford N, Rivera A, Fuller C. Predictors of injection risk behavior among injection drug users enrolled in the PHARM-Link Study: A gender-stratified analysis. Abstract presented at the 73rd Annual Scientific Meeting, The College on Problems of Drug Dependence, Hollywood, Fl, June 18-23, 2011.

Amesty S, Rivera A, Blaney S, and Fuller C. Predictors of Discussing HIV Testing with Customers among Pharmacy Staff Registered in the New York State Expanded Syringe Access Program: Findings from the Pharmacies as Resources Making Links to HIV Testing (PHARM-HIV) Study. Abstract presented at the 73rd Annual Scientific Meeting, The College on Problems of Drug Dependence, Hollywood, Fl, June 18-23, 2011).

Amesty S. Pharmacies and HIV Prevention in NYC: New Opportunities to Reach the Injection Drug User (IDU) Population. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Turning Research into Prevention, Atlanta GA, January 26, 2011

Richard Younge, MD, Beena Jani, MD, David Rosenthal, PhD, Susan Lin, DrPH, Continuity of Care and Diabetes Quality Measures, STFM Annual Spring Conference, New Orleans, LA. April 2011

Erin Ferenchick, MD, Ricardo Jimenez-Kimble, MD, Exploring How Country of Origin Within the Latino Community Affects Health Needs, STFM Annual Spring Conference, New Orleans, LA. April 2011

Heather Paladine, MD, Beena Jani, MD, Sylvester Foote, RN, Katherine Takayasu, MD, David Rosenthal, PhD, The Role of Office Staff in Teaching Family Medicine Residents, STFM Annual Spring Conference, New Orleans, LA. April 2011

Linda Prine, MD, Heather Paladine, MD, Honor MacNaughton, MD, Teaching Diagnosis and Office Management of Early Pregnancy Loss, STFM Annual Spring Conference, New Orleans, LA. April 2011

Sarina Schrager, MD, MS, Susan Pollart, MD, Cathleen Morrow, MD, Helen Luce, DO, Heather Paladine, MD, Betsy Naumburg, MD, Amy Keenum, DO,PharmD, Valerie Gilchrist, MD, BSc, Women in Family Medicine: The Work/Life Balance,STFM Annual Spring Conference, New Orleans, LA. April 2011

Jillion Harris, MD, Bonnie Chang, DO, Mona Dalal, MD, Parham Khalili, MD, Lisa Singh, MD, Venis Wilder, MD, Anita Softness, MD, Community Oriented Needs Assessment In Washington Heights, NYC, STFM Annual Spring Conference, New Orleans, LA. April 2011

Numa Thebe, MD, Susan Lin, DrPH, Kathleen Klink, MD, Can the Patient-centered Medical Home Address Disparities in Depression Care Among Ethnic Minorities? STFM Annual Spring Conference, New Orleans, LA. April 2011

Lama El Zein, MD, Heath Need Assessement of the Arab Population in Washington Heights-North Manhattan, STFM Annual Spring Conference, New Orleans, LA. April 2011

Kathleen Klink, MD; Daniel Derksen, MD; Barbara Tobias, MD, Experiential Learning: Applying Health Policy Skills-The Robert Wood Johnson Health Policy Fellowship, STFM Annual Spring Conference, New Orleans, LA. April 2011

A. Charlie Wittenberg, MS4 (Brown Scholar), Meet Them Where They Are:Attitudes and Perceptions Informing the Interface of Washington Heights Adolescents and Health Care Providers, STFM Annual Spring Conference, New Orleans, LA. April 2011

Urmi Desai, MD; Inna Ryvkin, MD, Curriculum Development for Group Prenatal Visits at a Family Medicine Clinic In Washington Heights, STFM Annual Spring Conference, New Orleans, LA. April 2011

Allen Dietrich, MD, Richard Younge, MD, and others. Barriers to Colorectal Cancer Screening Among Publicly Insured Women in New York City, STFM Annual Spring Conference, New Orleans, LA. April 2011

2010

Bernitz, M. Poster Presentation: Urinary Tract Infections in Women: A Primary Care Quality Improvement Project: American College Health Association Annual Conference, Philadelphia. June, 2010.

Gowda D; Fink MJ. How can we more effectively teach the physical exam? NEGEA Short Communication. Farmington, CT. 2010.

Toffler W, Skochelak S, Rogers J, Chapelle K, Fink, MJ. Improving Behavioral and social Sciences Education in the Medical School Curriculum. STFM 36th Annual Medical Student Education. Jacksonville, FL. 2010.

Fink, MJ. Mixed messages & Health: understanding screening recommendations for Women. Actors’ Fund Presentation.  New York, NY. 2010.

Fink, MJ. Invited panel facilitator and participant. New York State Advisory Panel on the Prevention of Perinatal NIV Transmission. November 2010. New York, NY.

Amesty S, Rivera A, Blaney S, and Fuller C.Predictors of Discussing HIV Testing with Customers among Pharmacy Staff Registered in the New York State Expanded Syringe Access Program: Preliminary Findings from the Pharmacies as Resources Making Links to HIV Testing (PHARM-HIV) Study.Abstract presented at the 2010 National Summit on HIV Diagnosis, Prevention and Access to Care, Washington DC, December 2010.

Amesty S, Brown EJ, Nanin J, Prado G, Sneed C, Torres ME, Wilson PA, Lanier Y, Willis LA, Sutton MY. Implementing an Effective National HIV/AIDS Strategy: Recommendations from Black and Hispanic/Latino HIV/AIDS Investigators Working in Highly Affected Black and Hispanic/Latino Communities. American Public Health Association Conference (November 6-10, 2010, Denver,C0) Wilson PA.

Amesty S, Nanin J, Wallace SA. Preparing for PrEP: Understanding Perceptions High-risk Black and Hispanic Populations Have about HIV Pre-exposure Prophylaxis. American Public Health Association Conference (November 6-10, 2010, Denver,C0) Alexis Rivera, Crystal Fuller, Silvia

Amesty, Danielle C. Ompad. Crack smoking among recent and non-recent Puerto Rican migrants residing in New York City: Migratory and acculturative differences. American Public Health Association Conference (November 6-10, 2010, Denver,C0)

Blaney S, Amesty S, Crawford N, Rivera A, Fuller C. Predictors of Injection Risk Behavior Among injection drug users (IDUs) enrolled in the PHARM-link Study. The 9th international Conference on Urban Health (October 27-29, 2010, New York, NY).

Freeman J, Gold M, Candib L, et al. Teaching Avocacy: Lessons From the Family Medicine Response to the Murder of George Tiller. STFM Annual Meeting. Vancouver, BC; 2010.

Hallock J, Paladine H. Ambivalence and Access to Care in Unintended Pregnancies. STFM Annual Meeting. Vancouver, BC; 2010.

Hallock J, Paladine H, Batra P. Provider Knowledge, Attitudes, and Preferences Regarding the Intrauterine Device (IUD) in India. SFTM Annual Meeting. Vancouver, BC; 2010.

Hove J, Joo P, Younge R. The Patient Centered Medical Home: The Medical Students’ Perspective STFM Annual Meeting. Vancouver, BC; 2010.

Jones D, Younge R. An Online “Faculty Lounge” for a Geographically Dispersed Primary Care Clerkship: Assessing Preceptor Needs. STFM Conference on Pre-doctoral Education. Jacksonville, FL.; 2010.

Joo P, Jones D, Younge R. An Online Approach to Teach Sociocultural Aspects of Hyperlipidemia to Third-year Medical Students STFM Conference on Pre-doctoral Education. 2010;Jacksonville, FL.

Joo P, Krackove S, Younge R, Jones D, Hall M. A Web-based Module to Teach Patient-Centered Approaches to Third Year Medical Students. . Association for Medical Education in Europe; 2010.

Kim SR. Postpartum depression screening. Student Research Day at P&S; 2010.

Klink K, Lin S, Du X, et al. Smoking cessation services provided by community health care providers in China. STFM Annual Conference. Vancouver, Canada; 2010.

Koval A, Younge R, Klink K. The clinical prevention specialist: A proposal. Preventive Medicine 2010 Washington DC; 2010.

Paladine H. Behavioral Medicine Faculty in Reproductive Health Training. SFTM Annual Meeting. Vancouver, BC; 2010.

Paladine H, Miller K, White B, Feifer C. Teaching Electronic Communication in Family Medicine Residency Programs. STFM Annual Meeting. Vancouver, Canada; 2010.

Siddiqui A. Barriers to Accessing Voluntary Postpartum Female Tubal Sterilization among Minority and Low-income Women. STFM Annual Meeting. Vancouver, BC; 2010.

Bermon N, Rosenthal D. Improving Access to Care: Integrating Home Visits into Residency Training. STFM Annual Meeting. Vancouver, BC; 2010.

2009

Bernitz, M. Poster Presentation: Urinary Tract Infections in Women: A Primary Care Quality Improvement Project. Society of Teachers in Family Medicine Practice Improvement Conference, Kansas City. November, 2009.

Fink MJ, Gowda D, Perlo M, Balmer D, Richards B. Curriculum Reform: an Opportunity to Create Clinical Skills Teaching Methods. STFM 35th Annual Conference on Medical Student Education, Poster. Savannah, GA. 2009.

Wagner K, Fink MJ, Smith MF. Play’s the thing: diversity training in medical education. STFM 35th Annual Conference on Medical Student Education, Small Group. Savannah, GA. 2009.

Toffler W, Skochelak S, Rogers J, Chapelle K, Fink, MJ. Update on behavioral and social sciences in Medical Education. STFM 35th Annual Conference on Medical Student Education, Small Group. Savannah, GA. 2009.

Amesty S, Crawford ND, Stern RJ, Fuller CF. Predictors of support of in-pharmacy HIV testing: Preliminary findings from the Pharmacies as Resources Making Links to Community Services (PHARM-Link) study. American Public Health Association Conference (November 7-11, 2009, Philadelphia, PA)

Crawford ND, Amesty S, Hensel K, Ompad DC, Fuller CF. Individual characteristics associated with support of in-pharmacy vaccination: Preliminary findings from the Pharmacies as Resources Making Links to Community Services (PHARM-Link) study American Public Health Association Conference (November 7-11, 2009, Philadelphia, PA)

RJ Stern, C Hernandez, S Blaney, S Amesty, ND Crawford, C Fuller. Pharmacy barriers to the sale of non-prescription syringes in New York City American Public Health Association Conference (November 7-11, 2009, Philadelphia, PA)

Amesty S, Crawford N, Fuller C. New York pharmacy staff attitudes towards the Expanded Syringe Access Program (ESAP) and provision of HIV prevention services: PHARM-Link study findings. US-Russia HIV/AIDS Prevention Science Conference. NIH-ECAAC, October 28-30, 2009, Moscow, Russia.

Amesty S, Blaney S, Crawford N, Stern R, Hernandez C, Fuller C. Demographic and supervisor-level predictors of ESAP support among non supervising pharmacy staff International Conference on Urban Health (October 19-23, 2009, Nairobi, Kenya)

Amesty S, ND Crawford, RJ Stern, CF Fuller. Predictors of Expanded Syringe Access Program support: Preliminary findings from the Pharmacies as Resources Making Links to Community Services (PHARM-Link) study International Conference on Urban Health (October 19-23, 2009, Nairobi, Kenya)

Natalie D. Crawford, Shannon Blaney, Silvia Amesty, Crystal Fuller. Influence of pharmacy attitudes to injection drug users (IDUs) on pharmacy syringe sales through the Expanded Syringe Access Program (ESAP) in New York City International Conference on Urban Health (October 19-23, 2009, Nairobi, Kenya)

Rachel J Stern, Shannon Blaney, Natalie Crawford, Silvia Amesty, Crystal Fuller. Individual and neighborhood-level predictors of frequent health-related counseling in pharmacies participating in the New York State Expanded Syringe Access Program (ESAP) International Conference on Urban Health (October 19-23, 2009, Nairobi, Kenya)

Ompad DC, Trezza C, Amesty S, Benjamin E, CCIWG members Knowledge of HPV and the HPV vaccine among women in Harlem and the Bronx, New York City International Conference on Urban Health (October 19-23, 2009, Nairobi, Kenya)

Trezza C, Benjamin EO, Blaney S, Amesty S, Ompad D. Perception of how HPV vaccination will affect sexual behavior in New York City (NYC) International Conference on Urban Health (October 19-23, 2009, Nairobi, Kenya)

Amesty S, RJ Stern, ND Crawford, C Fuller. Differences in Chain and independent pharmacists’ attitudes towards HIV prevention services: Preliminary PHARM-Link Study findings CDC HIV Prevention Conference (August 22-26, 2009, Atlanta, Ga

S Amesty, RJ Stern, ND Crawford, C Fuller. Attitudes towards provision of HIV testing services in pharmacies among New York City pharmacists and pharmacy technicians CDC HIV Prevention Conference (August 22-26, 2009, Atlanta, Ga

Chertok J. Homeless Populations Engagement In Medical Care At a Student-run Community-based Clinic STFM Annual Meeting Denver, CO.; 2009.

Chertok J, Diaz J, Jani B, Paladine H. Effect of Electronic Medical Records on Influenza Vaccine Administration in Pregnancy. STFM Annual Meeting; 2009.

Joo P, Jones D, Lin SX, Younge R. A Web-based Approach to Enhance Preventive Medicine Education Outcomes for Third Year Medical Students. STFM Conference on Pre-doctoral Education Jacksonville, FL.; 2009.

Joo P, Jones D, Younge R. The Use of Web-based Modules to Teach Family Medicine Principles to Third-year Medical Students. STFM Annual Meeting Denver, CO.; 2009.

Lesnewisk R, Paladine H, Chertok J. Promoting Adherence to Contraception Through Patient-Centered Counseling. STFM Annual Conference. Denver CO; 2009.

Manubay J, Vosburg SK. Patterns of Buprenorphine Dose Reduction in Opioid-Dependent Patients. UK. New York; 2009.

Manuelli J. Healthcare for the Homeless: An Innovative Medical Student-Run Service Learning Initiative. STFM Conference on Pre-doctoral Education. Savannah, GA. ; 2009.

Mucaria JA, Guimento R, Kaplan S, et al. Reduction of Cycle Time of the Patient Visit in Multiple Primary Care Practices of New York Presbyterian Hospital Ambulatory Care Network at the Columbia Campus. Institute for Healthcare Improvement National Conference Orlando FL; 2009.

Paladine H. How to Increase Health Literacy Awareness in the Family Health Center. SFTM Northeast REgion Conference. New York; 2009.

Paladine H. Preconception Health Care. American Academy of Family Medicine Scientific Assembly; 2009.

Younge R, Hove J. Practice improvement, medical student, and resident education using a diabetes registry. STFM Conference on Practice Improvement. Kansas City; 2009.

Younge R, Joo P. Using women's health to recruit students to family medicine. 35th Annual Predoctoral Education Conference. Savannah, GA; 2009.

2008

Toffler W, Skochelak S, Rogers J, Chappelle K, Carney P, Fink MJ. Improving behavioral and social sciences education in the Medical School Curriculum. STFM 34th Annual Pre-Doc Conference. Portland, OR. 2008.

Benjamin EO, Amesty S, White K, Nandi V, DelVecchio S, Vlahov D, Fuller CM, Ompad DC. Correlates of Hepatitis C infection among Hispanic injection drug users in New York City. 7th National Harm Reduction Conference, Miami, FL, November 13-16, 2008

Crawford ND, Blaney S, Standish K, Amesty S, Fuller C. Expanding services to injection drug users (IDUs) in pharmacies reduces risky behaviors and facilitation of HIV transmission: Pilot results from the PAT-Link study. 7th National Harm Reduction Conference, Miami, FL, November 13-16, 2008

Crawford ND, Standish K, Amesty S, Fuller C. Pharmacy staff characteristics and perceptions of injection drug using syringe customers in Expanded Syringe Access Program (ESAP)-registered pharmacies in New York City. 7th National Harm Reduction Conference, Miami, FL, November 14, 2008

Amesty S, Standish K, Crawford N, Fuller C. Pharmacy-based HIV testing and referral to non-prescription syringe customers. 136th Annual Meeting, American Public Health Association, San Diego, CA, October 25 – 29, 2008

Amesty S, Benjamin EO, Kusick M, Nandi V, Vlahov D, Ompad DC. Acceptability of hepatitis B vaccine among drug users in a community-based sample. 136th Annual Meeting, American Public Health Association, San Diego, CA, October 25 – 29, 2008

Kusick M, Amesty S, Benjamin EO., Nandi V, Ompad DC, Vlahov D. Reasons for refusing free hepatitis B vaccine in a community-based sample of drug users. 136th Annual Meeting, American Public Health Association, San Diego, CA, October 25 – 29, 2008

Joo P. An Interactive Web-based Approach to Teach Third-year Students Continuous Quality Improvement. STFM Conference on Pre-doctoral, Education. Savanah, GA.; 2008.

Lin SX, Hing E. Characteristics of Patient Visits to International Medical Graduates(IMGs) in Office-Based Practice in the United States. AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting. Washington DC; 2008.

Lin SX, Niska RW. Trends in screening and treating adults for hypertension and lipid disorders in office based physician practice in the United States, 2001-2006. American Public Health Association Annual Meeting. Washington DC; 2008.

Thomas Mele, Yin M. Dental students and occupational exposures: reporting of incidents, knowledge of bloodborn pathogen transmission and exposure management. ADEA meeting. Phoenix Convention Center; 2008.Oni A. Assessment of perceptions of domestic violence post-disclosure care and resources in an urban immgrant community. STFM Annual Meeting. Baltimore, MD; 2008.

Speedie A. Girls in real life tackling a livid killer. STFM Annual Meeting. Baltimore, MD; 2008.

Vidair H, Soto T, Marte L, et al. Treating depressed parents and their children in an urban family practice: A preliminary survey of treatment interest, preferences, and obstacles. Annual Meeting of the Association for Behavioral and Cognitive Therapies. Orlando FL; 2008.