Research at Doctors Hospital Family Practice

Resident Research Projects 2009-2010

Jane Balbo, DO – CAP Cervical Cancer Screening
Daniel Clearfield, DO, MS – Use of Synvisc® in Knee Osteoarthritis
Cindy DeNeira, DO, MS – CAP Diabetes Mellitus
David Dionisio, DO – CAP Hypertension
Alison Himes, DO - CAP Cervical Cancer Screening
Candace Worsham, DO – Screening for HIV in High Risk Patients


Resident Research Publications

Former resident William Ervine, Jr., DO, William J. Burke, DO, and Richard Snow, DO, MPH had a paper entitled “Effect of Insurance Type and Patient Compliance on Control of Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Diabetic Patients” published in the ACOFP Osteopathic Family News, March 2007 edition (Volume 7, Number 3).

Kelly Nelson, DO had her abstract entitled “Use of a Hypertension Registry to Identify Patients at High Risk for Cardiovascular Events” accepted for presentation at the American Heart Association’s 8th Scientific Forum on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research in Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke, Abstract Poster Presentation in Washington, DC in May 2007.

William Ervine, Jr., DO had his abstract entitled “Effect of Insurance Type and Patient Compliance on Control of Cardiovascular Risk Factors in Diabetic Patients treated in Family Practice Residency Programs,” accepted for presentation at the American Heart Association’s 6th Scientific Forum on Quality of Care and Outcomes Research in Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke, Abstract Poster Presentation in Washington, DC in May 2005.

Julie Kalb, DO, Daniel Marazon, DO and Richard Snow, DO, MPH had a paper entitled "Potential barriers to control of blood pressure" published in the JAOA, April 2002 edition (Volume 102, Number 4).