Areas of expertise: Medical education, physician-patient relationship, interpersonal and communication skills, outpatient internal medicine, women's health. ... Ma Lai, Thailand, 2010 and 2011; Border Health Initiative, volunteer physician in Palainjapon,
Women's health task Force, 1995-1997; Postgraduate Education Subcommittee, 1994-1996;. ... Strengths, based on training and experience: Women's health, addiction/alcohol. Present position: Associate Dean of the Humanities and Bioethics, University of
An ongoing U.S. study, called WISDOM (Women Informed to Screen Depending On Measures of risk), is trying to find out. ... Shih asked. “Maybe having the information earlier starting with a baseline screening at age 40 would help” in guiding women's
her solo practice into a full-service resource for women's health. ... that meld with women's care, such as preventive services, a full spa, nutritional and psychological counseling, a fitness studio and dedicated space for health seminars.
https://acpinternist.org/archives/2012/09/hormones.htm. The Women's Health Initiative dramatically decreased hormone therapy for menopause, but 10 years later, the “knee-jerk” reaction has become more nuanced ... Then, the Women's Health Initiative
In one study, researchers used data from the Women's Health Initiative to evaluate the association between a woman's risk of coronary heart disease (CHD) and the socioeconomic status (SES) ... In a prospective, observational study, researchers evaluated
Lisa L. Ellis, MD, MACP – Health of Women Leadership Award. ... The Foundation for Black Women's Wellness – Advancement of Women's Health Award.
In May 2018, ACP published a position paper in Annals of Internal Medicine on women's health policy in the United States, which stated that “internists are well-suited to provide ... high-quality women's health care and that clinicians in all
https://acpinternist.org/archives/2017/09/beyond-counting-sheep-helping-patients-sleep.htm. This issue covers sleep hygiene, abdominal pain, and women's health. ... Women's health is a focus of two articles in this issue.
improve payments and reduce unnecessary regulations, as well as ACP's tradition of advancing evidence-based policies to improve patients' health by expanding coverage, reducing health care disparities, and addressing other ... Our “patients first”