Annual Convocation Materials

The 2011 PBRN Convocation was a huge success!


The Role of PBRNs in Translational Research Holly Hayes, MSPH  

Prediction of Differential Outcomes of Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitor (SSRI) and Serotonin Norepinephrine Reuptake Inhibitor (SNRI) Treatment in Psychiatric Outpatients  John Roache PhD, Cervando Martinez MD

The Clinical Informatics Collaborative: an Electronic Infrastructure to Facilitate Practice-based Research Walter L. Calmbach MD MPH

Dental Practitioners’ Knowledge and Attitudes on Bisphosphonate Related Osteonecrosis of the Jaw (BONJ) James S. Bone, MS, DDS, FICD, MAGD

How Family Physicians Save the US Healthcare System Bryan Bayles, PhD

Treatment Adherence Among OEF/OIF Veterans: A Survey of Perceived Barriers and Treatment Attitudes Hector A. Garcia, Erin P. Finley, Albana Dassori, Stephanie Reyes

Measuring feasible opportunities for healthy living Robert L. Ferrer, MD, MPH

Diabetes Video Project: Educational Video as a resource for the Newly diagnosed Population  Paula Winkler, M.Ed.

Redesigning PBRNs to Engage Providers and the Community Michael Dulin MD PHD



Getting Schooled on Health: Patient Education in Primary Care Les Alloju, MSII, Rajasree Nair, MD, Sandra Burge, PhD

The Rural Texas Physician Cancer Screening Education Program in High-Risk Cancer Cluster Regions Elizabeth Balyakina, MS, MPH; Ana Luz-Chiapa-Scifres, MS, MPH; Kimberly Fulda, DrPH; Anna Espinoza, MD; John Bowling, DO; Keith Argenbright, MD; Roberto Cardarelli, DO, MPH

US Army Tele-Behavioral Health Program Jose A. Betancourt, DrPH

In vivo Neuroprotection through M-type K+ Channels after Cerebrovascular Stroke S. M. Bierbower and M. S. Shapiro

The Relationship between Perceived Sense of Control and Visceral Adipose Tissue – the North Texas Healthy Heart Study Roberto Cardarelli, DO, MPH; Sandy-Hasari Hogan, MPH; Elizabeth Balyakina, MS, MPH; Kimberly Fulda, DrPH; Joan Carroll, PhD

Detection of Acquired Tritan Deficiency in Glaucoma Ryan Davis, Jeffery Rabin, John Gooch, Jonathan Briggs, Doug Ivan, Doug Apsey

In Patients with Congestive Heart Failure is it only the Heart, or do other factors play a role in the Management? Jose Escandon MD, Charles Mild MD, James Hanley MD

Does the long-term use of oral opioids for chronic noncancer pain (CNCP) increase depressive symptoms? Brian Fitzgerald, MD

Pre-operative Recognition of Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) in a High Prevalence Population. How well do we do? Rodolfo Freire, MD; James Hanley, MD

Depression in Primary Care: Practical Use of Evidence Based Tools that Work! Cathy Bryan, MHA, BSN

Incidence of Small Vessel Ischemic Stroke in a predominantly Mexican-American Community Laura Garcia, MD, James Hanley, MD, Victoria Parada, MD.

Diet, Sex and Genotype Interactions in IGF-1 Receptor Heterozygous Mice Neha Garg, Sachin Thakur, C. Alex McMahan and Martin L. Adamo

Using patient navigation to link HIV women of color to medical care Victor German, M.D., Ph.D., Nancy Amodei, Ph.D, Veronica Villela-Perez, B.Sc., Mercedes Vaugh, M.S.

Translational Advisory Boards – Community Based Translational Research South Central Area Health Education Center

Department of Defense Hearing Center of Excellence: Providing Facilitation of Translational Research in Auditory Injuries Tanisha Hammill, M.A., M.P.H., C.R.A.; Lt. Col. Mark Packer, M.D.

Should We Change the Way We Communicate Anna Haring MSII

Comparing Prevention Visits in the Residency Research Network of Texas to National Norms Laura Iglesias, Sunand Kallumadanda, MD, Sandra Burge, PhD

A Collaborative Research System for Functional Outcomes Following Wartime Extremity Vascular Injury
Rebecca A. Ivatury BSN, Adam Stannard Surg Lt Cdr RN , Diane L. Lynd BSN MPH, April C. Ames-Chase MSN, Laura L. Feider RN PhD, Chantel A. Porras BSN, Shaun Gifford MD, Howard M. Monroe PhD, Todd E. Rasmussen MD FACS

High-Impact Sporting Activity Following Hip Resurfacing Arthroplasty: A Systematic Review Vasco Deon Kidd D.H.Sc, PA-C, MS, MPH, Lisa Wallace PhD, Jeff Alexander PhD, Mohammad Namazian DO

You get what you pay for: the failure to document Functional Status in Hospitalized Elderly Patients. Taiwo A. Kuye, MD, James F. Hanley III, MD.

The Development and Implementation of a Psychiatric Practice-Based Research Network: Initial Results Cervando Martinez, MD

Moderate-Complicated Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) Skin and Soft Tissue Infections (SSTIs) in 10 Primary Care Clinics: A STARNet Study Matthew J. Labreche, PharmD, Nicolas A. Forcade, PharmD, MSc, Michael L. Parchman, MD, MPH, Liem C. Du, MD, Natalie R. Nyren, PA, Lucina B. Treviño, MD, Joel Peña, MD, Michael W. Mann, MD, Abilio Munoz, MD (Presenting author), Sylvia B. Treviño, PA, Brian L. Wickes, PhD, Eric M. Mortensen, MD, MSc, James H. Jorgensen, PhD, Brad H. Pollock, MPH, PhD and Christopher R. Frei, PharmD, MSc

Developing Novel Neurorehabilitation Paradigms with Noninvasive Brain Stimulation Jeremy Nelson, Andy McKinley

Functional Fitness in Aging: A Pilot Intervention Study Ann H. Newstead, PT, PhD, GCS, NCS, Mary Z. Dunn, RN, PhD, PHCNS, BC

AREDS Vitamin Supplementation Compliance in the Treatment of Age-Related Macular Degeneration Sara Ostrosky, B.S., Kent L. Anderson, M.D., PhD

Evidence-Based Cross-Sectional Study of the Difficult Patient in Psychiatric Practice: A South Texas Psychiatric PBRN Study Ricardo Salazar, MD

Translating Knowledge about Behavioral Neuroscience Sydney M. Savion, Ed.D.

Hispanic Initiative Pilot (HIP) Project - Interim Report Collin Scott, MD

Autism in South Texas Beatriz Tapia, M.D., M.P.H.

Development of a Community-Based Intervention for Stroke Survivors and their Family Caregivers Carole L. White, PhD, RN, Lyda Arevalo, PhD, RN

Bridging Community Dental Practitioners to Research: The South Texas Oral Health Network (STOHN) Rahma Mungia, BDS, MSc, DDPHRCS, Thomas Oates, PhD, Vung Nguyen, MD

Genomic-based Research Applications for Community Engagement: GRACE Arar N., PhD; Delgado E., BS; Guerrero M., BS; Winkler P., M.Ed.

Growth Effects of Stimulant Medication in Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) Sabitha Aligeti, MD , Christopher L Louden, MS, John E Cornell, PhD, Steven R Pliszka, MD.