Highlights of recent faculty research.

COVID-19 and global mental health

Melanie Amna Abas, Benedict Weobong, Rochelle Ann Burgess, Hanna Kienzler, Helen E Jack, Khameer Kidia, Rosemary Musesengwa, Inge Petersen, Pamela Y Collins, Etheldreda Nakimuli-Mpungu. The Lancet Psychiatry. Correspondence| Volume 8, Issue 6, P458-459, JUNE 01, 2021. DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/S2215-0366(21)00155-3.

Applying human-centered design to refinement of the Jumpstart guide, a clinician- and patient-facing goals-of-care discussion priming tool

Abedini NC, Merel SE, Hicks KG, Torrence J, Heywood J, Engelberg RA, Kross EK, Curtis JR. J Pain Symptom Manage. 2021 Jun 17:S0885-3924(21)00388-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jpainsymman.2021.06.012. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34147577.

Differential trajectories of hypometabolism across cognitively-defined Alzheimer's disease subgroups

Groot C, Risacher SL, Chen JQA, Dicks E, Saykin AJ, Mac Donald CL, Mez J, Trittschuh EH, Mukherjee S, Barkhof F, Scheltens P, van der Flier WM, Ossenkoppele R, Crane PK; Alzheimer's disease neuroimaging initiative (ADNI). Neuroimage Clin. 2021 Jun 12;31:102725. doi: 10.1016/j.nicl.2021.102725. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34153688. 

Telehealth Attitudes, Training, and Preparedness Among First-Year Internal Medicine Residents in the COVID-19 Era

Wong CJ, Nath JB, Pincavage AT, Bird A, Oyler JL, Gill K, Kimel-Scott K, Palecek E, Overland MK. Telemed J E Health. 2021 Jun 3. doi: 10.1089/tmj.2021.0005. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34085854.

Internal Medicine Residents' Perceptions of Virtual Morning Report: A Multicenter Survey

Albert TJ, Bradley J, Starks H, Redinger J, Arundel C, Beard A, Caputo L, Chun J, Gunderson CG, Heppe D, Jagannath A, Kent K, Krug M, Laudate J, Palaniappan V, Pensiero A, Sargsyan Z, Sladek E, Tuck M, Cornia PB. J Gen Intern Med. 2021 Jun 25:1-7. doi: 10.1007/s11606-021-06963-7. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34173198.

Development of a Single-Institution Virtual Internal Medicine Subinternship With Near-Peer Teaching in Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic

Holmberg MH, Dela Cruz E, Longino A, Longino N, Çoruh B, Merel SE. Acad Med. 2021 Jun 29. doi: 10.1097/ACM.0000000000004219. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34192717.

Variants of concern are overrepresented among post-vaccination breakthrough infections of SARS-CoV-2 in Washington State

McEwen AE, Cohen S, Bryson-Cahn C, Liu C, Pergam SA, Lynch J, Schippers A, Strand K, Whimbey E, Mani NS, Zelikoff AJ, Makarewicz VA, Brown ER, Bakhash SAM, Baker NR, Castor J, Livingston RJ, Huang ML, Jerome KR, Greninger AL, Roychoudhury P. Clin Infect Dis. 2021 Jun 24:ciab581. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciab581. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34166484.

Risk factors for adverse outcomes among 35 879 veterans with and without diabetes after diagnosis with COVID-19

Wander PL, Lowy E, Beste LA, Tulloch-Palomino L, Korpak A, Peterson AC, Young BA, Boyko EJ. BMJ Open Diabetes Res Care. 2021 Jun;9(1):e002252. doi: 10.1136/bmjdrc-2021-002252. PMID: 34083248.

Contemplating the COVID-19 Vaccine in Pregnancy

Cassedy Mahrer Owen. SGIM Forum. Vol 44, No 6. June 2021. 

Anti-SARS-CoV-2 antibody levels measured by the Advise Dx SARS-CoV-2 assay are concordant with previously available serologic assays but are not fully predictive of sterilizing immunity

Bradley BT, Bryan A, Fink SL, Goecker EA, Roychoudhury P, Huang ML, Zhu H, Chaudhary A, Madarampalli B, Lu JYC, Strand K, Whimbey E, Bryson-Cahn C, Schippers A, Mani NS, Pepper G, Jerome KR, Morishima C, Coombs RW, Wener M, Cohen S, Greninger AL. J Clin Microbiol. 2021 Jun 24:JCM0098921. doi: 10.1128/JCM.00989-21. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34165323.