UNMC Family Medicine Connect

Neme and Nirmalraj Present in San Diego

House officer, Jamil Neme, MD, and research assistant, Maya Nirmalraj, recently presented a feasibility study at the Experimental Biology Conference in San Diego, California.

The Experimental Biology Conference is a “multidisciplinary, scientific meeting features plenary and award lectures, pre-meeting workshops, oral and posters sessions, on-site career services and exhibits of an array of equipment, supplies and publications required for research labs and experimental study.” (experimentalbiology.org)

Dr. Neme and Maya Nirmalraj presented “Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Assessment in a Resident-Run Primary Care Clinic: A Feasibility Study Over 3 Months”. Other authors include Haley Mathews, Jenenne Geske, PhD, and Birgit Khandalavala, MD.

The feasibility student assessed the current consumption of beverages using the BEVQ-15 survey in a Family Medicine Clinic.

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