Current scholar Carolyn Presley (Yale CSP VA Scholar), alum Cary Gross (JHU CSP 97-99), and colleagues published, "Treatment Burden of Medicare Beneficiaries with Stage I Non-Small-Cell Lung Cancer" in the Journal of Oncology Practice. Their work was also discussed in an article in YaleNews, linked here.
Current scholar Claire Ankuda (Michigan CSP) and colleagues published "Regional Variation in Primary Care Involvement at the End of Life" in Annals of Family Medicine. Press release found here.
Current scholar Mical Raz (Penn CSP VA Scholar) and colleague wrote op-ed, "Commentary: Wordsworth case shows it's time to rethink 'treatment' for juveniles" for philly.com.
Scholar Anna Morgan (Penn CSP) is Co-PI on a National Network of the Libraries of Medicine (NN/LM) Outreach to Consumers award. The team was awarded $15,000 to deliver a Community Health Specialist Librarian training in South and West Philadelphia. (PI Carolyn Cannuscio, RWJF Health and Society Scholars alum).
Alum Aaron E. Carroll (Washington CSP 01-03) talks about increasing prices for a lifesaving device in "The Epipen, a Case Study in Health Care System Disfunction," in The Upshot, NYtimes.com.
Yale CSP alums Susannah Bernheim (04-06) and Erica Spatz (08-11) and Yale CSP Co-director, Harlan Krumholz publish study in BMJ Quality & Safety, "Discerning Quality: An Analysis of Informed Consent Documents for Common Cardiovascular Procedures."
Alum Patrick Conway (Penn CSP 05-07) and team publish study in JAMA "Measurement of the Patient Experience: Clarifying Facts, Myths, and Approaches."