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SEPTEMBER 2018    Volume 101, Number 7

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Editor-in-Chief
Joseph H. Friedman, MD

Associate Editor
Kenneth S. Korr, MD

Managing Editor
Mary Korr

Graphic Designer
Marianne Migliori

Advertising Administrator
Sarah Stevens

Advertising Rate Sheet
and Insertion Order Form

 

For Authors
Author Guidelines
Copyright Transfer
Financial Disclosure
Letters to the Editor

 

COMMENTARY  
[9-page section]
Sotto voce
Joseph H. Friedman, MD

The Aronson Tree and the Roots of Brown’s Medical School
Sutchin R. Patel, MD
Anthony A. Caldamone, MD

Eliminating parental consent for adolescents receiving human papillomavirus vaccination
Nichola Haddad, BA
Rebecca H. Allen, MD, MPH
Daria Szkwarko, DO, MPH
Michelle Forcier, MD, MPH
Cherie Paquette, MD, MS

WE ARE READ EVERYWHERE   
RIMJ Readers' Photos

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CONTIBUTIONS
Newborn Screening for Hemoglobinopathies in Rhode Island, 2017
Philippa Sprinz, MD, MSc
Karen Lemke, BSN, RN
James Padbury, MD
Christelle Farrow, MPH

Evaluation of Orthopaedic Interest Groups in American Medical Schools
Nathan V. Doremus, MS
Andrew D. Sobel, MD
Joseph A. Gil, MD
Mary K. Mulcahey, MD

State Unintentional Drug Overdose Reporting Surveillance:
Opioid Overdose Deaths and Characteristics in Rhode Island

Yongwen Jiang, PhD
James McDonald, MD, MPH
Ariel Goldschmidt, MD
Jennifer Koziol, MPH
Meghan McCormick, MPH
Samara Viner-Brown, MS
Nicole Alexander-Scott, MD, MPH

Food Insecurity and Child Maltreatment: A Quality Improvement Project
Rachel Silliman Cohen, MD, FAAP
Jessica L. Moore, BA
Christine E. Barron, MD, FAAP

Engaging College-Level Baccalaureate-MD Students in Clinical Research
Elaine M. Tran, BS
Julianne Ip, MD
Paul B. Greenberg, MD, MPH

Use of Language Services for Telephone Advice by Limited English Proficiency Families
in a Pediatric Primary Care Setting

Delma-Jean Watts, MD
Nizar Dowla, MD
Priya Hirway, S
cM
Maurice Hajjar
Shuba Kamath, MD, MPH

Comparing HbA1C by POC and HPLC
Sungeeta Agrawal, MD
Steven E. Reinert, MS
Grayson L. Baird, P
hD
Jose Bernardo Quintos, MD

PUBLIC HEALTH
HEALTH BY NUMBERS
Risky Motor Vehicle Behaviors among Rhode Island High School Students
Tracy L. Jackson, PhD, MPH
Tara Cooper, MPH

Vital Statistics
Roseann Giorgianni, Deputy State Registrar

RIMS NEWS   
[6-page section]
Are you reading RIMS Notes?

Working for You: RIMS Advocacy Activites

Annual Membership Convivium and Awards Dinner – September 28 – RSVP NOW

IN THE NEWS    
[7-page section]
RHODE ISLAND Hospital receives $11.8M to establish Center of Biomedical Research Excellence on Opioids and Overdose

VAMC Cardiopulmonary Research Center of Excellence $10M grant renewed

Advocates distribute fentanyl test strips on Overdose Awareness Day 

Women & Infants introduces new technology to guide breast surgeries

Partners HealthCare, CARE NEW ENGLAND, Brown negotiate partnership

Care New England releases FY 2018 Q3 results

PEOPLE/PLACES    
[6-page section]
Rhode Island a national leader in immunizations for adolescents

SOUTH COUNTY HOSPITAL among 2018–19 Best Hospitals by U.S. News & World Report

Southcoast Health named among region’s best by U.S. News & World Report

Paari Gopalakrishnan, MD, named Chief Medical Officer at Kent

Barbara Fletcher, RN, named hospice volunteer coordinator at VNA of CNE

Lisa Rameaka, MD, appointed VP of Medical Affairs, CMO at South County

Erika Werner, MD, named Director of Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Obituaries
Yalakki Gowda, MD
Adib M. Mechrefe, MD

 
 
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