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Listed below are Project Summaries for current research projects in the Division of General Internal Medicine at Mt. Zion.

Updated: March 15, 2018

Evaluating the relationship between provider characteristics and implementation of a collaborative care intervention for depression in university general medical clinic - Jessica Ristau, MD

Tailored drug titration through artificial intelligence: an interventional study (ARTERY) - Gabriela Voskarician, PhD

Focus Group Exploring Patient Preferences Around Advance Care Planning at Mount Zion Primary Care Clinic - Sarah Leyde, MD, Kathleen Min, MD, and Leslie Suen, MD

Walnuts to Achieve Lasting NUTrition to prevent Diabetes (WALNUT-Diabetes) - Meghana D. Gadgil, MD

All of Us Research Program - Robert A. Hiatt, MD, PhD

Expanding Access to Home-based Palliative Care through Primary Care Medical Groups - Susan Engidanos, PhD

WISDOM Study - Laura Esserman, MD, MBA

Pilot Study of eHealth Medication Messages for Latino Patients with Diabetes and Their Families - Veronica Yank, MD

PERsonal Contextual prEcision health (PERCEPT) - Meghana Gadgil, MD

A Randomized Trial to Evaluate an Electronic CKD Clinical Decision Support System (CDSS) in Clinical Care - Carmen A Peralta MD

The rates of and barriers to adverse event reporting among medical providers - Rita F. Redberg, MD, MS

Epidemiology and outcomes of premature geriatric syndromes - Rebecca Brown, MD, MPH

Small Media Interventions to Increase Colorectal Cancer Screening among Chinese Americans (SMILES) - Tung Nguyen, MD

Conducting a needs assessment for translation of pharmacogenetics into clinical practice at UCSF Health - Bani Tamraz, PharmD, PhD

Exploring the education needs of primary care providers in the assessment of patients with interstitial lung disease - Robert Brownell, MD

Women's Lifestyle Balance Program - Catherine Chesla, RN, PhD, FAAN

Lung Cancer Screening: The Views of Patients and Physicians (TRDRP) - Celia Kaplan, DrPH

The effect of bariatric surgery and medical weight loss on mammographic breast density score - Ava Hosseini, MD

Developing and Implementing a Heart Healthy Integrative Nutrition Counseling Guide for Chinese American Patients - Jane Jih, MD

Medication Management in Multimorbid Older Adults (TidesWell): Patient Interviews and Clinician Focus Groups - Michael Steinman, MD

Primary Care eHealth Intervention for Improved Outcomes in Chronic Kidney Disease—Focus Group - Veronica Yank, MD

Photos to Promote Health: Pilot Study of a Photovoice based Intervention for Dietary Change in the Ambulatory Care of Older Adults - Jane Jih, MD

Identifying and Assessing Food Insecurity in Older Diverse Primary Care Patients - Jane Jih, MD

Living Alone with Cognitive Impairment - Elena Portacolone, PhD

Clinician language concordance and interpreter use: Impact of a systems intervention on communication and clinical outcomes - Leah Karliner, MD

Care Ecosystem - Bruce Miller, MD

Pilot Stress Reduction and Compassion Training for Residents in Internal Medicine - Eve Ekman, PhD

Lung Cancer Screening: The Views of Patients and Physicians (TRDRP) - Celia P. Kaplan, DrPH

Lung Cancer Screening: Informing Patients and Physicians (RAP) - Celia P. Kaplan, DrPH

Lung Cancer Screening: Development of a Clinic-based Intervention - Celia P. Kaplan, DrPH

Controlling Urgency with Relaxation Exercises (CURE) - Alison Huang, MD

Portal-based Assessment for Genitourinary Evaluation (PAGE) - Alison Huang, MD

Advanced Magnetic Resonance Imaging for Mild Traumatic Brain Injury - Pratik Mukherjee, MD, PhD

Decisional Quality in Patients with Stable Coronary Artery Disease (DeQCAD) - R. Adams Dudley, MD, MBA

Computer-Facilitated 5A's for Smoking Cessation - Jason Satterfield, PhD

Uterine Leiomyoma Treatment with Radiofrequency Ablation (ULTRA) - Vanessa Jacoby, MD

A Patient-Centered Intervention to Increase Screening of Hepatitis B and C among Asian Americans - Tung Nguyen, MD

PreView: A Randomized Controlled Trial - Judith Walsh, M.D., M.P.H.