You are viewing 6 posts for January 2010

David J. Casarett, MD, MA has book reviewed by Washington Post

  • Tuesday, 26 January 2010

David J. Casarett, MD, MA, has recently published a book on end-of-life care "Last Acts: Discovering Possibility and Opportunity at the End of Life". A review of that book has been published in the Washington Post (is his gallery of last-act stories and his attempt to make sense of the variety…

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Brendan Carr, MD quoted in Time Magazine and Reuters

  • Monday, 25 January 2010

Brendan Carr, MD has had his research on the variation of treatment received based on the timing of the treatment covered in several media outlets.

(1/25/10) Time Magazine Healthland The "weekend effect" may not impact trauma patients

(2/3/10) Reuters No "weekend effect" seen in trauma cases

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Richard Shannon, MD quoted in New York Times

  • Monday, 25 January 2010

Richard Shannon, MD, is quoted in a New York Times article about medical schools inserting patient safety into their curriculum.

(1/25/10) New York Times Patient Safety: Conversation to Curriculum

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Brian Strom, MD comments in Trustee Magazine

  • Wednesday, 13 January 2010

Brian Strom, MD, comments in Trustee Magazine about comparative effectiveness research, measuring the difference in effectiveness between drugs, devices and/or interventions for the same condition.

(1/13/10) Trustee Magazine Comparative Effectiveness

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Rachel Werner, MD appeared on C-SPAN

  • Tuesday, 12 January 2010

Rachel Werner, MD, appeared on C-SPAN presenting her paper which dealt with public and private financing in long-term care and long-term support services.

(1/12/10) C-SPAN North American Markets

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Kevin Volpp, MD, PhD highlighted in Time Magazine

  • Monday, 4 January 2010

Research being done by Kevin Volpp, MD, PhD, about the recent craze of financial incentives for healthy living habits was highlighted in a TIME magazine article.

(1/4/10) Time Magazine A New Weight-Loss Plan: Getting Paid to Shed Pounds

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