Highlights of recent faculty research.

Care Coordination Through Local Partnerships: A Needed Policy Paradigm

Joshua M. Liao, Hiroshi Nakano, Joy Lee, Julie Osgood. Health Affairs Forefront, January 6, 2022. DOI: 10.1377/forefront.20220103.25952

Mortality Along the Rheumatic Heart Disease Cascade of Care in Uganda

Chang AY, Barry M, Bendavid E, Watkins D, Beaton AZ, Lwabi P, Ssinabulya I, Longenecker CT, Okello E. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2022 Jan;15(1):e008445. doi: 10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.121.008445. Epub 2022 Jan 18. PMID: 35041475. 

Health trends, inequalities and opportunities in South Africa's provinces, 1990-2019: findings from the Global Burden of Disease 2019 Study

Achoki T, Sartorius B, Watkins D, Glenn SD, … Hay SI, Murray CJL, Naghavi M. J Epidemiol Community Health. 2022 Jan 19:jech-2021-217480. doi: 10.1136/jech-2021-217480. Online ahead of print. PMID: 35046100. 

Neighborhood greenspace exposure as a protective factor in dementia risk among U.S. adults 75 years or older: A cohort study

Slawsky ED, Hajat A, Rhew IC, Russette H, Semmens EO, Kaufman JD, Leary CS, Fitzpatrick AL. Environ Health. 2022 Jan 15;21(1):14. doi: 10.1186/s12940-022-00830-6. PMID: 35033073.

Lean mass, grip strength, and hospital-associated disability among older adults in Health ABC

Abay RJY, Gold LS, Cawthon PM, Andrews JS. Alzheimers Dement. 2022 Jan 3. doi: 10.1002/alz.12527. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34978129.

Neighborhood greenspace exposure as a protective factor in dementia risk among U.S. adults 75 years or older: A cohort study

Slawsky ED, Hajat A, Rhew IC, Russette H, Semmens EO, Kaufman JD, Leary CS, Fitzpatrick AL. Environ Health. 2022 Jan 15;21(1):14. doi: 10.1186/s12940-022-00830-6. PMID: 35033073.

Publicly available low-cost sensor measurements for PM2.5 exposure modeling: Guidance for monitor deployment and data selection

Bi J, Carmona N, Blanco MN, Gassett AJ, Seto E, Szpiro AA, Larson TV, Sampson PD, Kaufman JD, Sheppard L. Environ Int. 2022 Jan;158:106897. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2021.106897. Epub 2021 Sep 30. PMID: 34601393.

Association of improved air quality with lower dementia risk in older women

Wang X, Younan D, Millstein J, Petkus AJ, Garcia E, Beavers DP, Espeland MA, Chui HC, Resnick SM, Gatz M, Kaufman JD, Wellenius GA, Whitsel EA, Manson JE, Rapp SR, Chen JC. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2022 Jan 11;119(2):e2107833119. doi: 10.1073/pnas.2107833119. PMID: 34983871. 

Neighborhood greenspace and risk of type 2 diabetes in a prospective cohort: the Multi-Ethnicity Study of Atherosclerosis

Doubleday A, Knott CJ, Hazlehurst MF, Bertoni AG, Kaufman JD, Hajat A. Environ Health. 2022 Jan 16;21(1):18. doi: 10.1186/s12940-021-00824-w. PMID: 35034636. 

Implementation of an Intensive Telehealth Intervention for Rural Patients with Clinic-Refractory Diabetes

Kobe EA, Lewinski AA, Jeffreys AS, Smith VA, Coffman CJ, Danus SM, Sidoli E, Greck BD, Horne L, Saxon DR, Shook S, Aguirre LE, Esquibel MG, Evenson C, Elizagaray C, Nelson V, Zeek A, Weppner WG, Scodellaro S, Perdew CJ, Jackson GL, Steinhauser K, Bosworth HB, Edelman D, Crowley MJ. J Gen Intern Med. 2022 Jan 3:1-9. doi: 10.1007/s11606-021-07281-8. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34981358.