Category: Research

Faculty published in JABFM

Associate Professors Dr. Birgit Khandalavala and Dr. Jenenne Geske were recently published in the Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine. The report, Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Intake in a Rural Family Medicine Clinic, can be found in the July-August issue of the JABFM. Congratulations!

Jul 15, 2019

Koran, Khandalavala present in E-Learning showcase

The UNMC Office of Academic Affairs hosted the annual E-Learning showcase on Tuesday, April 16.┬áThe 2019 E-Learning Showcase, “Innovators in Education”, spotlighted faculty and student collaborators making transformations in UNMC curricula. Family Medicine faculty, Dr. Birgit Khandalavala and Dr. Jessica Koran presented their e-module “Obesity Bias”. “We worked with students from several UNMC colleges to […]

Apr 18, 2019

Faculty involved with SRFC committee

Department of Family Medicine faculty members have always played an active role in the Student Run Free Clinic Faculty Association (SRFCFA). Assistant Professors, Dr. Melanie Menning and Dr. Jennifer Liu are now on the SRFCFA Research Committee. “As the organization is quite new, research has not yet played a large role but we are hoping […]

Mar 7, 2019

Faculty present at STFM Conference

Several faculty members traveled to Portland, Oregon for the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine Conference on Medical Student Education from January 30-February 2. Department of Family Medicine faculty members presented papers, posters, and contributed to roundtables and lectures at the annual conference. DFM Faculty Conference Contributions: Posters: “Obesity Bias Education: Fourth-Year Medical Student Outcomes” […]

Feb 27, 2019

Resident attends Pediatric Hospitalist Medicine Conference

Second-year resident,┬áMichael Dobson, MD, attended the Pediatric Hospitalist Medicine Conference in Atlanta, Georgia from July 19-22. Dr. Dobson presented his poster, “More Than Just Epistaxis: an 11-Year-Old Female with Recurrent Epistaxis”. The annual Pediatric Hospital Medicine Meeting is an educational conference for pediatric hospitalists and other clinicians involved in the care of hospitalized children.

Jul 30, 2018