The Scope: January 2009
From the Dean's Office
Dean's Message: Budget Reduction Update
In the Spotlight
Stevens Surgery Broadcast Via Satellite
Father of Aerobics, Dr. Kenneth Cooper, to Speak in Knoxville
Jones, Carlson Featured as HPV Experts
Enderson Appointed to National Committee on Trauma
Radiology Residents, Fellow Pass Exams
Kabalka Elected as Fellow to AAAS
New Faculty and Staff Appointments
The Scope Has a New Look!
Frontiers to Focus on Public Service
Pathology Using DEXIS Technology
Group Insurance Premiums Unchanged
Business Survival Skills Training Series Continues
Continuing Medical and Dental Education
Graduate School Shares Knowledge Worldwide
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North American Primary Care Research Group 36th Annual Meeting, Rio Grande, Puerto Rico, November 2008
Kevin Ache, DO, Lorraine Wallace, PhD
"Are End-of-Life Printed Patient Health Education Materials Readable?"
Amy Keenum, DO, Lorraine Wallace, PhD, Andrea Franks, PharmD, Shaunta Ray, PharmD, Barry Weiss, MD
"Do Medication Samples Jeopardize Patient Safety? A Review of Non-Tablet Dosage Forms"
Maricarmen Malagon-Rogers, MD, Lorraine Wallace, PhD, Jennifer DeVoe, MD, PhD, Edwin Rogers, PhD, George Fryer, PhD
"Digging Deeper: Perceptions of Health Care Providers' Communication Skills across Hispanic Subgroups"
Edwin Rogers, PhD, Lorraine Wallace, PhD, Jennifer DeVoe, MD, PhD, Maricarmen Malagon-Rogers, MD, George Fryer, PhD
"Language Preference and Perceptions of Healthcare Providers' Communication Behaviors among Hispanics"
Kevin Ache, DO, Lorraine Wallace, PhD
"Do Videoclips and Viewer-Posted Contents on YouTube Portray Cervical Cancer Vaccination in a Positive Light?"
Jennifer DeVoe, MD, PhD, Carrie Tillotson, MPH, Lorraine Wallace, PhD
"Uninsured Children in the United States with Covered Parents: Why are Children Getting Left Behind?"
Lorraine Wallace, PhD, Kevin Ache, DO
"Hear All About It: Nightly Television News Coverage of Cervical Cancer Vaccination in the US"
Jennifer Devoe, MD, PhD, Joanne Protheroe, PhD, Gillian Rowlands, MD, Lorraine Wallace, PhD
"Studying Health Literacy: Developing an International Collaboration"
Association of American Medical Colleges Annual Meeting, San Antonio, Texas, Nov. 2, 2008
William Metheny, PhD, Edward Moore, MD, Cortni Haralson, MPH, Lois Bready, MD, Robert Nolan, Jr., MD, Jennifer Peel, PhD
"Consumers Report: Conducting Resident Surveys to Assess the State of the Programs in the Institution"
13th International Conference on Neutron Capture Therapy, Florence, Italy, November 2008
Trent L. Nichols, MD, Laurence Miller, PhD, George Kabalka, PhD
"Implications for Clinical Treatment form the Microdosimetry of Boron Neutron Capture Therapy"
George W. Kabalka, PhD, Srinivasa R. Marepally, PhD, Min Liang Yao, PhD
"Biological Evaluation of Boronated Unnatural Amino Acids as New Boron Carriers"
60th Southeast Regional Meeting of the American Chemical Society, Nashville, Tenn., Nov. 12-15, 2008
Michael Quinn, Min Liang Yao, PhD, Travis Quick, George W. Kabalka, PhD
"Haloallylation of Aryl Aldehydes Using Boron Halides"
Kelly E. Hall, Min Liang Yao, PhD, Srinivasa R. Marepally, PhD, Wenbin Zeng, PhD, George W. Kabalka, PhD
"Mechanistic Investigation of the Boron Tribromide Mediated Propargyl Ether Cleavage"
Wenbin Zeng, PhD, Weimin Miao, PhD, George W. Kabalka, PhD, David Townsend, PhD
"Synthesis of (4-bromophenyl)-4-(5-(dimethylamino)Naphthalene-1-Sulfonamido)Butanoic Acid as An Imaging Agent for Apoptosis"
Annual Society of Skeletal Radiology Meeting, Isle of Palms, South Carolina, March 8-11, 2009
Aaron Stevenson, MD, Anton Allen, MD
"Optimal Technique for Fluoroscopic-Guided Bone Marrow Aspiration: A CT Based Analysis"
Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons Dental Implant Conference Chicago, Ill., Dec. 4-7, 2008
John Hudson, DDS
"FDA Approved and Off-Label Utilization of rhBMP-2 in the Treatment of Oral and Maxillofacial Osseous Defects"
45th Annual Meeting of the American Society of Dermatophathology, San Francisco, Calif., October 2008
Amber Patton, DO, Robert Page, MD, Paul George, MD, Roy King, MD
"Myxoid Atypical Fibroxanthoma: A Previously Undescribed Variant"