Monthly Archives: October 2018

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Introduction to Dissemination and Implementation Science for Healthcare Professionals and Researchers

Title: Introduction to Dissemination and Implementation Science for Healthcare Professionals and Researchers Date: Saturday, November 10th Time: 8:30am – 3:30pm Location: UIC College of Medicine Research Building 7175 909 South Wolcott Avenue, Chicago, IL 60612

By |2018-11-19T13:22:47-05:00October 30th, 2018|DOM CDIS Events|Comments Off on Introduction to Dissemination and Implementation Science for Healthcare Professionals and Researchers

PHAT LIFE project featured in an NIH News Release

PHAT Life, a group risk-reduction intervention that uses role-playing, videos, games, and skill-building exercises to promote knowledge about HIV/AIDS, positive coping, and problem-solving skills for high-risk teens in the juvenile justice system, showed great potential for reducing sexual risk-taking. The findings were published in Health Psychology, funded by the National Institute on Minority Health and [...]

By |2018-11-19T11:12:44-05:00October 30th, 2018|DOM Center for Dissemination and Implementation News|Comments Off on PHAT LIFE project featured in an NIH News Release

IMARA workshops beginning August 11th

IMARA stands for Informed, Motivated, Aware, and Responsible about AIDS. IMARA is an HIV prevention program featuring workshops aimed at helping African American teenagers and their female caregivers/mothers work together to address risk behavior, improve parent-teen communication about sex and other topics, develop affect management skills, practice conflict resolution, and incorporate issues of gender, power, [...]

By |2018-11-19T11:14:52-05:00October 30th, 2018|DOM Center for Dissemination and Implementation News|Comments Off on IMARA workshops beginning August 11th

Implementation Science Workshop at Atma Jaya Catholic University – Jakarta

In July 2018, Geri Donenberg, CDIS Director, traveled to Atma Jaya Catholic University in Jakarta, Indonesia to conduct a workshop on translation science entitled “Implementation Science: Why, What and How?” The workshop was conducted as a part of the UIC/AJCU Training Program in Advanced Research Methods and Translational Science, sponsored by NIH’s Fogarty International Center, [...]

By |2018-11-19T11:15:59-05:00October 30th, 2018|DOM Center for Dissemination and Implementation News|Comments Off on Implementation Science Workshop at Atma Jaya Catholic University – Jakarta

Developing an automated virtual health coach

An interdisciplinary group of researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago has received a grant from the National Science Foundation to create an SMS-based virtual health coach that would help overweight people set and achieve healthy eating and exercise goals. The $1.2 million, four-year grant will enable the development of an automated virtual health [...]

By |2018-10-22T15:52:19-05:00October 22nd, 2018|Department of Medicine, DOM AIM News|Comments Off on Developing an automated virtual health coach

Affordable Laparoscopic Camera System (ALCS) Designed for Low-and Middle-Income Countries: A Feasibility Study, World journal of surgery

Federico Gheza, Fadekemi O Oginni, Simone Crivellaro, Mario A Masrur, Adewale O Adisa "Affordable Laparoscopic Camera System (ALCS) Designed for Low-and Middle-Income Countries: A Feasibility Study",  World journal of surgery Read abstract >

By |2018-10-18T14:17:25-05:00October 18th, 2018|Urology Publications|Comments Off on Affordable Laparoscopic Camera System (ALCS) Designed for Low-and Middle-Income Countries: A Feasibility Study, World journal of surgery

Coital Incontinence in Women With Urinary Incontinence: An International Study,  Science Direct

Ester Illiano , Wally Mahfouz, Konstantinos Giannitsas, Ervin Kocjancic, Bini Vittorio, Anastasios Athanasopoulos, Raffaele Balsamo, Franca Natale, Antonio Carbone, Donata Villari, Maria Teresa Filocamo, Enrico Finazzi Agrò, ElisabettaCostantini “Coital Incontinence in Women With Urinary Incontinence: An International Study“,  Science Direct Read abstract >

By |2018-10-12T15:32:57-05:00October 12th, 2018|Urology Publications|Comments Off on Coital Incontinence in Women With Urinary Incontinence: An International Study,  Science Direct

The Association of Previous Prostate Biopsy Related Complications and the Type of Complication with Patient Compliance with Rebiopsy Scheme,  The Journal Of Urology

Logan S Schwarzman, Michael R Abern, Daniel F Garvey, Gerald L Andriole, Stephen J Freedland, Daniel M Moreira “The Association of Previous Prostate Biopsy Related Complications and the Type of Complication with Patient Compliance with Rebiopsy Scheme“,  The Journal Of Urology Read abstract >

By |2018-10-12T15:32:18-05:00October 12th, 2018|Urology Publications|Comments Off on The Association of Previous Prostate Biopsy Related Complications and the Type of Complication with Patient Compliance with Rebiopsy Scheme,  The Journal Of Urology

Implementation of Multiparametric Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technology for Evaluation of Patients with Suspicion for Prostate Cancer in the Clinical Practice Setting, BJU International

Paras H Shah, Vinay R Patel, Daniel M Moreira, Arvin K George, Manaf Alom, Zachary Kozel, Vidhu Joshi, Eran Ben‐Levi, Robert Villani, Oksana Yaskiv, Louis R Kavoussi, Manish Vira, Carl O Olsson, Ardeshir R Rastinehad “Implementation of Multiparametric Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technology for Evaluation of Patients with Suspicion for Prostate Cancer in the Clinical Practice [...]

By |2018-10-12T15:31:22-05:00October 12th, 2018|Urology Publications|Comments Off on Implementation of Multiparametric Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technology for Evaluation of Patients with Suspicion for Prostate Cancer in the Clinical Practice Setting, BJU International