Announcements

May is Hepatitis Awareness Month

The month of May is designated as Hepatitis Awareness Month in the United States.  During May, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and its public health partners work to shed light on this hidden epidemic by raising awareness of viral hepatitis and encourage priority populations to get tested.  For more information about current ReACH Center hepatitis C screening and preventions projects please visit http://stophepatitisc.com/

ReACH Assistant/ Associate/Professor Opening

Please visit our Job Opportunities page for more information about this exciting opportunity! 

ReACH Scholar, Dr. Carlos Jaén named to the board of National Library of Medicine

ReACH Scholar Carlos Jaén, MD, PhD, professor and chair of family and community medicine in the Joe R. & Teresa Lozano Long School of Medicine, has been appointed to the board of regents of the National Library of Medicine of the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Jaén’s special interests include improving preventive care for individuals of all ages, preventing complications from chronic diseases like diabetes, high blood pressure and heart disease.

 

 

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Mary Jo Pugh, PhD

  • Pugh MJ, Copeland LA, Zeber JE, Wang CP, Amuan ME, Mortensen EM, Tabares JV, VanCott AC, Cooper TL, Cramer JA. Antiepileptic Drug monotherapy exposure and suicide-related behavior in older Veterans. J Am Geriatrics Soc. In press July 2012.
  • Mortensen EM, Nakashima B, Cornell J, Copeland LA, Pugh MJ, Anzueto A, Good CB, Restrepo MI, Downs JR, Frei CR, Fine MJ. Population-based study of statins, ARBs, and ACE inhibitors on pneumonia-related outcomes. Clin Infect Dis. In press August 2012.
  • King P, Mortensen EM, Bollinger M, Restrepo MI, Copeland LA, Pugh MJ, Nakashima B, Anzueto A, Noël PH.  Impact of obesity on outcomes for patients hospitalised with pneumonia. Eur Respir J. 2012 Aug 30. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Mansi IA, Mortensen EM, Pugh MJ, Wegner M, Frei CR. Incidence of Musculoskeletal and Neoplastic Diseases in Patients on Statin Therapy: Results of a Retrospective Cohort Analysis. Am J Med Sci. 2012 Sep 12. [Epub ahead of print]
  • Shafer PO, Buelow JM, Noe K, Shinnar R, Dewar S, Levisohn PM, Dean P, Ficker D, Pugh MJ, Barkley GL: A consensus-based approach to patient safety in epilepsy monitoring units: Recommendations for preferred practices, Epilepsy & Behavior. 2012 Sep 20. [Epub ahead of print]