Dec 14 2010
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RWJF Scholars Latest Journal Articles

Congratulations to the following RWJF Scholar alumni on their recent publications:

Investigator in Health Policy Research David Blumenthal, M.D., M.P.P. (2002) has two articles in the September 29, 2010 issue of Health Affairs, How Health Plans, Health Systems, and Others in the Private Sector Can Stimulate 'Meaningful Use', and Beacon Communities Aim to Use Health Information Technology to Transform the Delivery of Care.

Investigator in Health Policy Research Alan Garber, M.D., Ph.D. (2003) has an article in the October 29, 2010 Health Affairs, The Role of Costs in Comparative Effectiveness Research.

Investigator in Health Policy Research Alan Gerber, Ph.D. (2008) is also in the October 29, 2010 Health Affairs, with A National Survey Reveals Public Skepticism About Research-Based Treatment Guidelines, and The Public Wants Information, Not Board Mandates, From Comparative Effectiveness Research.

Physician Faculty Scholar Ashish Jha, M.D., M.P.H. (2006-2009), has had four new articles published in recent months: The Effect of Financial Incentives on Hospitals That Serve Poor Patients, in the Annals of Internal Medicine, September 7, 2010; Meaningful Use of Electronic Health Records: The Road Ahead, in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), October 20, 2010; A Progress Report on Electronic Health Records in U.S. Hospitals, in Health Affairs, October 29, 2010; and The Concentration of Hospital Care for Black Veterans in Veterans Affairs Hospitals: Implications for Clinical Outcomes, in the Journal for Healthcare Quality, November-December, 2010

Health Policy Fellow (2006-2007) and Clinical Scholar (1983-1985) Art Kellermann, M.D., M.P.H., published Where Americans Get Acute Care: Increasingly, It's Not at Their Doctor's Office, in the September 29, 2010 issue of Health Affairs.

Aaron Kesselheim, M.D., J.D., M.P.H., an RWJF Investigator in Health Policy Research (2009), published

Fighting Antibiotic Resistance: Marrying New Financial Incentives to Meeting Public Health Goals, in the September 29, 1010 issue of Health Affairs and Designing Comparative Effectiveness Research on Prescription Drugs: Lessons From the Clinical Trial Literature, in the October 29, 2010 issue of Health Affairs.

Michelle Mello, J.D., Ph.D., M.Phil., an RWJF Investigator in Health Policy Research (2007) has two new articles in the September 29, 2010 issue of Health Affairs: The Flaws in State ‘Apology’ and ‘Disclosure’ Laws Dilute Their Intended Impact on Malpractice Suits, and National Costs of the Medical Liability System, Physicians’ Fears of Malpractice Lawsuits Are Not Assuaged By Tort Reforms.

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