Updates from the DFM Research Group…
- Mark your calendars, 2013 NAPCRG Annual Meeting Call for Papers the Deadline is April 17, 2013! For more information about the meeting, check out their website at www.napcrg.com.
- Grant Awarded – Lois Wahl Gift Research for Women’s Health – Camri Wolf (Bonnie Jortberg) $1,000
- Drs. Jim Palmer (DFM) and Paula Meek (SON) are co-PIs on a newly funded one-year grant ($249,540) from the Driskill Foundation (their first award to the school of medicine). This project’s overarching goal is to reduce COPD patient suffering by earlier detection and diagnosis of attacks of the illness through remote patient data monitoring using bio-harness and smartphones.
The NEW Research Mission Statement:
To improve individual and population health and well-being through high quality research in patient-centered family medicine using integrated models of health.