10 Hurley scholars publish, present

Ten current or former resident physicians and faculty members have added to the general health and education knowledge base with their recent scholarly activity.

Photo of ACGME co-presenters (from left) Franklin Trimm, Sophia Goslings and Hurley's Mona Hanna-Attisha and Crystal Cederna-Meko.
Photo of ACGME co-presenters (from left) Franklin Trimm, Sophia Goslings and Hurley's Mona Hanna-Attisha and Crystal Cederna-Meko. More than 150 people attended the seminar.

Following are some of the recent publications or presentations by staff at Hurley Medical Center, which is a teaching hospital affiliated with Michigan State University College of Human Medicine, East Lansing, as well as with the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.

  1. Azacitidine-induced cryptogenic organizing pneumonia: a case report and review of the literature. Alnimer, Yanal; Salah, Samer; Abuqayas, Bashar; Alrabi, Kamal. J Med Case Rep. 2016 Jan 20;10(1):15. PMID: 26791087. Alnimer is a first-year Internal Medicine resident physician at Hurley, while Salah is a recent graduate from the same residency program.

  2. Beyond ‘Tell me about yourself?’: using multiple mini interview to overcome interview and selection challenges. Hanna-Attisha, Mona; Cederna-Meko, Crystal. Workshop, 2016 ACGME Annual Education Conference, National Harbor, Maryland. February 2016. Hanna-Attisha and Cederna-Meko are director and associate director, respectively, for Hurley’s Pediatric Residency Training Program.

  3. Deep Vein Thrombosis Provoked by Inferior Vena Cava Agenesis. Haddad, Ráad; Saadaldin, Mazin; Kumar, Binay; Bachuwa, Ghassan. Case Rep Vasc Med. 2015;2015:651436. doi: 10.1155/2015/651436. Epub 2015 Dec 16. PMID: 26788400 [PubMed]. Haddad is a second-year resident physician in Hurley’s Internal Medicine Residency Training Program; Saadaldin is a recent graduate; Kumar is a recent graduate and former faculty member; and Bachuwa is director of Hurley’s Internal Medicine and Transitional Year Residency Training programs, as well as associate program director of the Geriatric Medicine Fellowship.

  4. Guidance for the practical management of warfarin therapy in the treatment of venous thromboembolism. Witt DM, Clark NP, Kaatz Scott, Schnurr T, Ansell JE. J Thromb Thrombolysis. 2016 Jan;41(1):187-205. PMID: 26780746 [PubMed - in process]. Kaatz is chief safety officer at Hurley Medical Center, where he has a faculty appointment from Michigan State University.

  5. Sharps injuries among emergency department nurses in one tertiary care hospital in Ghana. Lori, Judy R; McCullagh, Marjorie C; Krueger, Alicia; Oteng, Rockefeller. Int Emerg Nurs. 2016 Jan 12. pii: S1755-599X(15)00132-9. PMID: 26796286. Oteng is a UM-Ann Arbor physician and instructor based at Hurley Medical Center.

Page banner photo: Hurley file photo of regional research forum, Flint, Michigan. Photo by Doug Pike, 2015.