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Health Services Research Seminar
Tuesdays, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m.
300 North Ingalls Building - Room 6D15
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Fellows Seminar Series
Tuesdays 12 - 1:00 p.m.
300 North Ingalls Building - Room 6D15
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Recent Press

April 2015

University of Michigan children’s hospital targets obesity with telemedicine, wearables
Susan J. Woolford, M.D., M.P.H.
mobihealthnews

Most adults don't support medical marijuana for kids, poll finds
Matthew M. Davis, M.D., M.A.P.P.
CBS Detroit
Detroit Free Press
Detroit News
Health Day
MSN
TIME
U.S. News & World Report
WDIV Detroit

Children with food allergies can face being bullied 
Matthew J. Greenhawt, M.D., M.B.A., M.Sc.
WDIV Detroit

Is there an app to solve app overload?
Joyce M. Lee, M.D., M.P.H.
JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association

March 2015

Experience saves lives: Advanced life-support study reveals differences in survival rates
Ryan Barbaro, M.D. 
Health Canal
Medical News Today
Science Daily

Parents on social media: Likes and dislikes of sharenting
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
Detroit Free Press
Michigan Radio
MSN News
PBS
Today Show
USA Today

Majority of new pediatricians satisfied with first jobs
Gary L. Freed, M.D., M.P.H.
Health Canal
Medical News Today
Science News Online

Measles by the Numbers
Matthew M. Davis, M.D., M.A.P.P.
WDIV Detroit

What's Pay-to-Play Sports Costing Kids? The Effects Could Hurt Their Careers
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
Daily Register
Journal Star
Star Courier

Parent and Public Interest in Whole-Genome Sequencing
Beth Tarini, MD, MS
Healio
Health Day
Science Daily

Looking Back on Rear-Facing Car Seats: Surveying US Parents in 2011 and 2013
Michelle L. Macy, M.D., M.S.
Valley Journal

February 2015

New Studies Seek to Transform the Delivery of Prevention and Public Health Strategies by Examining Cost, Quality, and Value
Beth Tarini, MD, MS
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

How Can Peanut Allergies Be Prevented?
Matthew Greenhawt, MD, MBA, MSc, FAAP
Scientific American
Medscape

Anti-Vaccine Mothers Discuss Their Thinking Amid Backlash
Gary L. Freed, M.D., M.P.H.
ABC News

Don’t Blame Parents for Vaccine Resistance
Gary L. Freed, M.D., M.P.H.
Slate

Parents conflicted about later school start times for teens
Matthew M. Davis, M.D., M.A.P.P.
Detroit Free Press
MI Radio
Medical Xpress
NPR Blog
Huffington Post

Future Unclear for Kids Paralyzed After EV-D68 
Matthew M. Davis, M.D., M.A.P.P.
WebMD

IBD and College: do the two play nicely?
Jeremy Adler, MD, MSc
UofM Health Blog

Outbreak Energizes Discussion on Vaccines
Gary L. Freed, M.D., M.P.H. & Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
Michigan Daily

Don't Call Them Dumb: Experts on Fighting the Anti-Vaccine Movement
Gary L. Freed, M.D., M.P.H.
NBC News

Pay-to-play sports: Parents with traditional beliefs about gender may shortchange daughters
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
Michigan News

90 Percent of Parents Drive Distracted
Michelle L. Macy, M.D., M.S.
Health Enews

January 2015

1 in 7 parents: Pay-to-play sidelines kids
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
Detroit Free Press
U.S. News & World Report
Health Day
Boston Globe
Medline Plus

Looking Back on Rear-Facing Car Seats: Surveying US Parents in 2011 and 2013
Michelle L. Macy, M.D., M.S.
Huffington Post
Health Day
Medical Xpress

December 2014

Few Parents Think 18-Year-Olds Can Handle Their Health Care
Emily M. Fredericks, PhD
Health Day
Michigan Radio
US News & World Report
Science Daily
Reuters

Participatory design initiative uses gaming, collaboration to cultivate young patient experts
Joyce M. Lee, M.D., M.P.H.
MedCity News

Flu season could be the worst in years
Matthew M. Davis, M.D., M.A.P.P.
Detroit Free Press
Livingston Daily

November 2014

5 reasons we shouldn't joke about kids with food allergies
Matthew Greenhawt, MD
UofM Health Blog

74 percent of parents would remove their kids from daycare if other children are unvaccinated
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
Boston globe
Detroit Free Press
Health Day
Lansing State Journal
MSN News
Reuters
Toledo News Now
US News and World Report
USA Today
Yahoo! News

Few hospital websites educate pregnant women on Tdap vaccination and whooping cough prevention
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
Infection Control Today
Newswise
Science Daily
Science Newsline