Preventive Medicine

Prevent Diabetes Mellitus (PreDM) Clinical Decision Support Intervention in Community Health Centers

Description: 

This project will develop and evaluate the impact of the Prevent Diabetes Mellitus Clinical Decision Support on clinical outcomes, healthcare process measures, and associated costs.

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September 1, 2018 to June 30, 2021

Achieving Individualized Precision Prevention (IPP) through Scalable Infrastructure Employing the USPSTF Recommendations in Computable Form

Description: 

This project will use Learning Health System methods to systematically apply U.S. Preventive Services Task Force’s evidence-based recommendations with the goal of advancing individualized precision prevention.

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July 1, 2018 to June 30, 2020

Implementation and Dissemination of 'Gabby,' a Health Information Technology System for Young Women, into Community-Based Clinical Sites

Description: 

This project will develop and disseminate an innovative communication system to identify and mitigate health risks for young African American women before pregnancy as a means of reducing health disparities in birth outcomes.

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September 1, 2017 to June 30, 2021

Enabling Large-Scale Research on Autism Spectrum Disorders Through Automated Processing of EHR Using Natural Language Understanding

Description: 

This project will design natural language processing algorithms to extract data from free text notes on autism spectrum disorders in electronic health records, and demonstrate the feasibility and usefulness of this approach.

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September 1, 2017 to August 31, 2020

NLP-enabled Decision Support for Cervical Cancer Screening and Surveillance

Description: 

This project created a natural language processing-enabled clinical decision support system to pull patient information and determine recommendations for cervical cancer screening, and demonstrated improvement in overall screening and surveillance rates.

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September 30, 2014 to November 29, 2016

Improving Teen Care With Health IT

Description: 

This project will develop and test a Web-based Health Assessment (iHA) for adolescents to screen for health risk behaviors, with an aim towards providing prevention and risk reduction counseling.

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September 30, 2014 to September 29, 2019

Sharing Patient Lifelog Data With the Primary Care Team for Two Patient Populations: Preventative Care & Chronic Disease Management

Description: 

This project applied a user-centered design process to understand the needs and attitudes for sharing patient-collected lifelog data with providers to improve management and decision making.

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September 30, 2014 to September 29, 2017

SINC: Synchronized Immunization Notifications

Description: 

This project will create and evaluate the impact of immunization reminders using information from an electronic health record combined with an immunization information system.

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July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2019

mHealth Delivery of a Motivational Intervention to Address Heavy Drinking Among College Students

Description: 

This project developed and tested a smartphone application of an alcohol intervention for college freshmen and found that it worked as well as a traditional in-person approach.

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July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2018

Development of an Electronic Medical Record-Integrated Enhanced After-Visit Summary

Description: 

This project developed and pilot tested an electronic after-visit summary (AVS) that incorporated evidence-based strategies for communicating printed health information to patients and determined best practices for future AVS development.

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July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2017