Sleath Study: Pediatricians, Patients Don’t Discuss ADHD Enough Sleath Study: Pediatricians, Patients Don’t Discuss ADHD Enough Researchers analyzed audio recordings of pediatrician visits and found that providers rarely discussed ADHD according to national guidelines, while patients rarely asked questions about ADHD. The researchers say this is a missed opportunity to "treat the whole child."
Lauffenburger Receives Award for School's Top PhD Student Lauffenburger Receives Award for School's Top PhD Student
Sleath Named Director of Child Health Services Program at Sheps Center Sleath Named Director of Child Health Services Program at Sheps Center Betsy Sleath, PhD, the George H. Cocolas Distinguished Professor at the School, takes over for Eliana Perrin, MD, MPH, who was named the University’s new associate vice chancellor for research in November.
Blalock Appointed to FDA Risk Communications Committee Blalock Appointed to FDA Risk Communications Committee The fifteen-member committee helps ensure that drugs and other products regulated by the FDA are safe and effective. The committee advises the commissioner of the FDA on ways to communicate the risks that are associated with products the agency regulates
Fang Study: Significant Race, Gender Gaps in Adherence among Elderly Heart-Attack Survivors Fang Study: Significant Race, Gender Gaps in Adherence among Elderly Heart-Attack Survivors Within one year of a heart attack, black and Hispanic women were the least likely to adhere to evidence-based medication regimens that reduce the risk of another heart attack and other potentially life-threatening cardiovascular problems.
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