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2023 Practicum Colloquium

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Friday, January 27, 2023
1 to 3 p.m. CT
Light Hall/Robinson Research Building 3rd Floor Breezeway


Event Description

The colloquium provides MPH students an opportunity to present their practicum experiences in a conference-like setting. Students will receive feedback from faculty and other graduate students and practice their presentation skills. All students will present posters and, in addition, a small number of students will be selected to give oral presentations.

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Schedule of Events:

1 to 2 p.m. Poster Presentations
2 to 3 p.m. Oral Presentations

2023 Student Posters:

Student Practicum
Taylor Carty Empowerment Among Rural Indigenous Women in the Guatemalan Highlands
Abstract | Poster #1
Rohini Chakravarthy, M.D. Understanding Long-Term Health Outcomes following Curative Therapy for Sickle Cell Disease: My Experience working with the COALESCE Team
Abstract | Poster #2
Ryan Dalforno Evaluating Drinking Water Quality in Rural Sub-Saharan African Communities: An Exploratory Assessment Project in Rongo, Kenya
Abstract | Poster #3 | Presenter
Robert Dambrino, M.D. Council of State Neurological Surgeons Resident Socioeconomic Fellowship
Abstract | Poster #4
Megan Davis Impact of COVID-19 Pandemic on Prenatal Care Utilization and Delivery Among Tennessee Women with a Recent Live Birth
Abstract | Poster #5
Meredith Denney Violence, Discrimination, Psychological Distress, and HIV Vulnerability Among Men
Abstract | Poster #6 | Presenter
Laura Ernst Community Engaged Research- Experience with the BRAVE Study
Abstract | Poster #7
Kelsey Gastineau, M.D. Improving Lethal Means Counseling for Youth Admitted to Pediatric Behavioral Health Services
Abstract | Poster #8
Kevin Gibas, M.D. Building Clinical Trial Research Capacity for HIV and Noncommunicable Diseases in Nigeria
Abstract | Poster #9
Dannielle Gibson, M.D. Identifying Geographical Hotspots and At-Risk Populations of Clostridioides Difficile Infection
Abstract | Poster #10
Caroline Godfrey, M.D. Consultation Timing Matters: Safely Reducing Utilization of Computed Tomography Imaging for Pediatric Appendicitis Via Earlier Surgical Consultation
Abstract | Poster #11
Kyle Hart Public Health Practice in County Health Departments
Abstract | Poster #12
Layan Ibrahim Cannabis Use and Lower Probability of COVID-19 Pandemic Related Stress in the United States
Abstract | Poster #13
Olivia Lawson What Long-Term Supports and Services in Nursing Home Quality?
Abstract | Poster #14
Yufei Long Developing Toolkits for Community Health Assessment of Country Health Councils
Abstract | Poster #15
Jacob Lorber Evaluation of Tennessee’s Refugee Health Promotion Program: Building a set of Promising Practices for Partner Agencies and Organizations
Abstract | Poster #16
Sofia Ludwig The Missing Data Problem in Randomized Control Trials
Abstract | Poster #17
Justin McClain Illinois’ COVID-19 Response Needed Evaluation, But How?
Abstract | Poster #18
Ellen McMahon, M.D. Advocating for Health Equity: My Experience with the Tennessee Justice Center
Abstract | Poster #19
Caroline Morkel Addressing Social Determinants of Health Through Partnerships and Alliances
Abstract | Poster #20
Catalina Padilla-Azain, M.D. Using Multidisciplinary, Evidence-Based Strategies to Improve Maternal and Child Health in Somalia
Abstract | Poster #21
Rocio Posada-Castaneda Social Determinants of Health Strategy & Analytics at Verily
Abstract | Poster #22
Chelsea Rick, D.O. Aligning Care With What Matters Most: Implementation of Patient Priorities Care in a VA Home-Based Primary Care Setting
Abstract | Poster #23
Elsa Rodriguez, M.D. My Diabetes Care: Enhancing Patient Engagement in Diabetes Care
Abstract | Poster #24
Barrett Smith A Toolkit to Help Spanish Speaking Populations in Tennessee Communities
Abstract | Poster #25
Allison Stranick Addressing Complexities of Lung Cancer Screening Programs at the Department of Veteran Affairs
Abstract | Poster #26
Rashad Taylor Addressing Air Quality Concerns for Nashville Residents Living in Public Housing
Abstract | Poster #27 | Presenter
Claire Umstead Summarizing FoodNet Laboratory Survey Responses in Tennessee From 2017-2021
Abstract | Poster #28