University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Family Medicine

Publications & Presentations

TIMOTHY BURDICK, MD

Burdick T. Improvisation techniques for prehospital medicine. East Montpelier Rescue Service training. East Montpelier, VT. 2010.

Burdick T. Wilderness trauma: case studies from Vermont search and rescue operations. Vermont Emergency Medical Services Conference. Burlington, VT. 2010.

Burdick K. and Burdick T. IUD counseling and insertion techniques. Family Medicine Board Review Course. Burlington, VT. 2010.

Burdick T. (accepted). High altitude medicine. Wilderness Medical Society Community Education Series. Salt Lake City, UT.

Burdick T. (in press). Musculoskeletal injuries. Wilderness Medical Society Community Education Series. Salt Lake City, UT.

KAREN BURKE, MD

Burke, Karen. Lecture on Farm Injuries to the Dartmouth COOP, as part of work on Vermont Farm Health Task Force. August 2009.

BRIAN FLYNN, ScD

Flynn BS, Worden JK, Bunn JY, Solomon LJ, Ashikaga T, Connolly SW, Ramirez AG: Mass media interventions to reduce youth smoking prevalence. American Journal of Preventive Medicine 39(1):53-62, 2010.

Flynn BS, Wood ME, Ashikaga T, Stockdale A, Dana GS, Naud S: Primary care physicians’ use of family history for cancer risk assessment. BMC Family Practice 11(1):45, 2010.

Wood ME, Stockdale A, Flynn BS: Interviews with primary care physicians regarding taking and interpreting the cancer family history. Family Practice, 2008 Sep 1 [Epub ahead of print]

Geller BM, Skelly J, Dorwaldt AL, Howe K, Dana G, Flynn BS: Increasing patient-physician communication about colorectal cancer screening in rural primary care practices. (Faculty of 1000 “Exceptional” paper) Medical Care 46(9, Suppl 1):S36-43, 2008.

Marcy TW, Kaplan B, Connolly SW, Michel G, Shiffman RN, Flynn BS: Iterative design and testing of a decision support system for tobacco use counseling. Informatics in Primary Care, 16(2):101-109, 2008.

Flynn BS, Worden JK, Bunn JY: Two controlled trials of mass media interventions to reduce youth tobacco use. (invited, peer-reviewed paper) Accepted for publication in Communication Methods and Measures, 2008.

Flynn, BS, Worden JK, Bunn JY: Randomized controlled trials to evaluate health campaigns. Invited presentation to the 10th Biennial Kentucky Conference on Health Communication, Lexington, April 2008.

Flynn BS, Worden JK, Bunn JY, Dorwaldt AL, Connolly SW, Ashikaga T: Youth audience segmentation strategies for smoking prevention mass media campaigns based on audience appeal. Health Education & Behavior, 34(4):578-593, 2007.

Solomon LJ, Bunn JY, Flynn BS, Pirie PL, Worden JK, Ashikaga T: Mass media for smoking cessation in adolescents. Health Education & Behavior [E-published 29 June 2007].

BERTA GELLER, EdD

Jensen A, Geller BM, Gard CC, Miglioretti DL, Yankaskas B, Carney PA, Rosenberg RD, Vejborg I, Lyng E. Performance of diagnostic mammography differs in the United States and Denmark. Intl J Cancer. 2010 Jan 26. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 20104518.

Ichikawa LE, Barlow WE, Anderson ML, Taplin S, Geller BM, Brenner JR. Time trends in screening mammography performance from the community-based Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium, 1996-2004. Radiology 10091881; Published online May 26, 2010, doi:10.1148/radiol.10091881v.

Yankaskas BC, Haneuse S, Knapp JM, Kerlikowske K, Geller BM, Buist DSM. Performance of First Mammography Examination in Women under Age 40. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2010 May 19;102(10):692-701. Epub 2010 May 3.PMID: 20439838.

Bowles EA, Geller BM. Understanding the best ways to provide feedback to radiologists on mammography performance. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2009 Jul;193(1):157-64.

Miglioretti DL, Gard C, Carney PA, Onega TL, Buist DSM, Sickles EA, Kerlikowske K, Rosenberg RD, Yankaskas BC, Geller BM, Elmore JG.. When Radiologists Perform Best: The Learning Curve in Screening Mammography Interpretation. In press, Radiology.

Gallagher TH, Cook AJ, Brenner RJ, Carney PA, Miglioretti DL, Geller BM, et al. Disclosing Harmful Mammography Errors to Patients., In press, AJR.

Burnside ES, Davis J, Chhatwal J, Alagoz O, Geller BM, Littenberg B, Kahn CE, Shaffer KA, Page CD. A Probabilistic Computer Model to Classify Mammography Abnormalities. Radiology. 2009 Apr 14. [Epub ahead of print]

Geller BM, Bowles EA, Sohng HY, Brenner RJ, Miglioretti DL, Carney PA, Elmore JG. Radiologists’ performance and their enjoyment of interpreting screening mammograms. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2009 Feb;192(2):361-9.

Bowles EA, Geller BM. Understanding the best ways to provide feedback to radiologists on mammography performance. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2009 Jul;193(1):157-64.

Abraham LA, Geller BM, Yankaskas BC, Bowles EJA, Karliner L, Taplin SH, Miglioretti DL. The Accuracy of Self-reported Breast Cancer. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2009 Mar 20. [Epub ahead of print]

Miglioretti DL, Gard C, Carney PA, Onega TL, Buist DSM, Sickles EA, Kerlikowske K, Rosenberg RD, Yankaskas BC, Geller BM, Elmore JG.. When Radiologists Perform Best: The Learning Curve in Screening Mammography Interpretation. In press, Radiology.

Gallagher TH, Cook AJ, Brenner RJ, Carney PA, Miglioretti DL, Geller BM, et al. Disclosing Harmful Mammography Errors to Patients., In press, AJR.

Cronin K, Miglioretti DL, Krapcho M, Yu B, Geller BM, Carney P, Onega T, Feuer E, Breen N, Ballard-Barbash R. Bias Associated With Self-Report of Prior Screening Mammography. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2009;18(6):1699-1705.

Jackson SL, Taplin SH, Sickles EA, Abraham L, Barlow WE, Carney PA, Geller BM, Berns EA, Cutter GR, Elmore JG. Variability of interpretive accuracy among diagnostic mammography facilities. J Nat Cancer Inst. 2009;101(11):814-827.

Carney PA, Kettler M, Cook AJ, Geller BM, Karliner L, Miglioretti DL, Bowles EA, Buist DS, Gallagher TH, Elmore JG. An Assessment of the Likelihood, Frequency, and Content of Verbal Communication Between Radiologists and Women Receiving Screening and Diagnostic Mammography. Academic Radiology, 2009;16(9):1056-1063.3

Geller BM. Cancer Survivorship in Vermont: What we are learning and what we want to know. Vermont Cancer Center Grand Rounds, March 17, 2009.

Smith-Bindman R, Miglioretti DL, Rosenberg R, Reid RJ, Taplin SH, Geller BM, Kerlikowske K. Physician Workload in Mammography. Am J Roentgenol. 2008; 190:526–532.

Geller BM, Skelly JM, Dorwaldt AL, Howe KD, Dana GS, Flynn BS. Increasing Patient / Provider Communications about Colorectal Cancer Screening In Rural Primary Care Practices. Med Care. 2008 Sep;46(9 Suppl 1):S36-43.

Hofvind S, Vacek PM, Skelly J, Weaver D, Geller BM. Comparing screening mammography for early breast cancer detection in Vermont and Norway. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2008 Aug 6;100(15):1082-91.

Hofvind S, Geller BM, Skanne P. Radiological features and histopathogical findings of interval breast cancers. Acta Radiol. 2008 Sep 10;:1-7. [Epub ahead of print]

Hofvind S, Geller BM, Skanne P. Discordant independent double reading of screen-detected cancers in an organized population-based nationwide mammography screening program. Presented at Radiologic Society of North America December, 2008.

Hofvind S, Geller BM. Worldy perspectives on cancer screening. Invited presentation to the Norris Cotton Cancer Center, November 2008.

Geller BM, Hofvind S. Worldly perspectives on cancer screening. Invited presentation to the Norris Cotton Cancer Center, November 2008.

Geller BM. Vermont Norway comparisons. Dartmouth Medical School, November 24, 2008.

Geller BM, Zapka J, Hofvind SS, Scharpantgen A, Giordano L, Ohuchi N, Ballard-Barbash R., Communicating with Women About Mammography. J Cancer Educ.;22(1):25-31, 2007.

Haas JS, Miglioretti DL, Geller BM, Buist DSM, Nelson DE, Kerlikowske K, Carney PA, Dash S, Breslau ES, Ballard-Barbash R. Exposure to Newspaper Coverage about the Potential Harmful Effects of Hormone Therapy following the Womens Health Initiative and Changes in Use. J Gen Intern Med. 22(1):68-73, 2007.

Reiner K, Vacek PM, Geller BM. Risk factors for breast carcinoma in situ vs. invasive breast cancer in a prospective study of pre- and postmenopausal women. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2007 Jul;103(3):343-8.

Hofvind S, Geller BM, Vacek PM, Thresen S, Skaane P. Using the European Guidelines to Evaluate the Norwegian Breast Cancer Screening Program. Eur J Epidemiol. 2007 Jun 27; [Epub ahead of print]

MacKenzie TA, Titus-Ernstoff L, M Vacek PM, Geller BM, Weiss JE, Goodrich ME, Carney PA. Breast Density in Relation to Risk of Ductal Carcinoma In Situ of the Breast in Women Undergoing Screening Mammography. Cancer Cause and Control.2007 Nov;18(9):939-45. Epub 2007 Jul 19

Smith-Bindman R, Miglioretti DL, Rosenberg R, Reid RJ, Taplin SH, Geller BM, Kerlikowske K. Physician Workload in Mammography. In press, AJR.

Geller BM, Zapka J, Connelly S, Cranos C, Giardano L. Designing Print Materials: A Communications Guide for Breast Cancer Screening. Editor, Anne Rodgers. http://appliedresearch.cancer.gov/ibsn/ National Cancer Institute, 2007.

Geller, BM for the Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium. The Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium: Aplatform for collaborative research stemming from breast cancer risk through survivorship research. San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium. San Antonio TX, Dec. 2007.

Geller BM, Skelly J, Muss H. Why women with breast cancer do not return for surveillance mammography. San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium. San Antonio TX, Dec. 2007.

ALICIA JACOBS, MD

Jacobs A. - Colchester Sun, various medical columns, 2005-present; Essex Reporter, various medical columns, 2005-present.

RODGER KESSLER, PhD

Kessler, R. The problem of integrating addiction in the medical home. Meeting on Addiction and the Primary Care Medical Home: Developing a research agenda. NIDA, Rockville.

Kessler, R. With Benjamin Miller Psy.D. A Collaborative Care Practice Base Research Network. AHRQ, Rockville.

Kessler R. 2010. What We Need to Know About Behavioral Health and Psychology in the Patient- Centered Medical Home. Clinical Psychology Science and Practice 17: 215–217.

Kessler R. 2009. Special Issue: Psychology in Medicine. Guest Editor. Journal of Clinical Psychology 65:3.

Kessler R. 2009. Identifying and screening for psychological and co morbid medical and psychological disorders in medical settings. Journal of Clinical Psychology 65:3 253-267

Kessler, R. The problem of integrating addiction in the medical home. Meeting on Addiction and the Primary Care Medical Home: Developing a research agenda. NIDA, Rockville.

Kessler, R. With Benjamin Miller Psy.D. A Collaborative Care Practice Base Research Network. AHRQ, Rockville.

Kessler R., Stafford D. Messier R. 2009. The Problem of integrating behavioral health in the medical home and the questions it leads to. Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings 16:4-12.

Kessler R. 2008. Invited commentary: Hypnosis, Hypnotizability and Treatment American Journal of Clinical Hypnosis 51:2,151-153.

Kessler R. 2008. Integration of care is about money too: The Health and Behavior codes as an element of a new financial paradigm. Families, Systems and Health. 26 (2) 207- 216

Kessler R., Stafford D, How I learned about integrated care by failing miserably: The deadly sins of collaboration in R Kessler eds. Collaborative Medicine Case Studies, Evidence in Practice. Springer N.Y 2008. 39-50.

Kessler R., Stafford D. 2008. Primary Care is the defacto mental health system in R Kessler D Stafford, eds. Collaborative Medicine Case Studies, Evidence in Practice. Springer N.Y 9-24

Kessler R., Stafford D., eds. 2008 Collaborative Medicine Case Studies, Evidence in Practice. Springer N.Y

Kessler R. 2008. The Difficulty of Making Psychology Research and Clinical Practice Relevant to Medicine: Experiences and Observations Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings 15,(1) 65-72

OMAR KHAN, MD

Khan OA. Poliovirus infections. ePocrates/BMJ Point of Care. 2009.

Khan OA. Poliomyelitis and post-polio syndrome. In: 5 Minute Clinical Consult (F.J. Domino, Ed.). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2009.

Gilani JM, Khan OA. Myeloproliferative Disorders. In: 5 Minute Clinical Consult (F.J. Domino, Ed.). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2009.

Khan OA. Granuloma Inguinale. In: 5 Minute Clinical Consult (F.J. Domino, Ed.). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2009.

Khan OA. Poliovirus infections. ePocrates/BMJ Point of Care. 2009.

Khan OA. Poliomyelitis and post-polio syndrome. In: 5 Minute Clinical Consult (F.J. Domino, Ed.). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2009.

Gilani JM, Khan OA. Myeloproliferative Disorders. In: 5 Minute Clinical Consult (F.J. Domino, Ed.). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2009.

Khan OA. Granuloma Inguinale. In: 5 Minute Clinical Consult (F.J. Domino, Ed.). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2009.

Khan OA. Family physicians should provide care for hospitalized patients. Am Fam Physician. 2008 Nov 15;78(10):1130.

Khan OA. Polio and Post-polio syndrome. In: Encyclopedia of Global Health. Sage Publications, forthcoming 2008.

Khan OA. Do it all, but get some help [part of the series 10 Big Ideas That Could Make Your Practice Better]. Fam Pract Manag. 2008 Sep-Oct;15(8):33-41

Somani V, Khan OA. Case report: Atypical presentation of Multiple Myeloma. Del Med J 2008 Aug. 80(8):295-8.

Khan OA. Editorial on "The role of transplacental microtransfusions of maternal lymphocytes in HIV transmission to newborns". AIDS 2008. Nov 12; 22(17):2347-8.

Brothers E, Khan OA, Gilani JM, Schrandt J, Pendse S, Chao P, Rocca P. Tolosa-Hunt Syndrome in a Patient with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus. Del Med J 2008 Oct. 80 (10): 369-74.

Pigeon YV, Khan OA. Tools for Effective Team Meetings: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love my Team. Faculty Vitae (American Association of Medical Colleges), July 2008.

Khan OA. The image of family medicine: not yet picture perfect. Journal of Family Practice 2008; 57 (5).

Readings in Global Health. Khan OA, Ed. Marmot M, Plotkin S, Seffrin J, Chowdhury M, Castillo C et al, Assoc Ed. APHA Press, 2008.

Khan OA. Polio and Post-polio syndrome. In: Encyclopedia of Global Health. Sage Publications, forthcoming 2008.

Somani V., Khan OA. Granuloma Inguinale. In: 5 Minute Clinical Consult (F.J. Domino, Ed.). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2007.

Khan OA. Poliomyelitis. In: 5 Minute Clinical Consult (F.J. Domino, Ed.). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2007.

Khan OA. Tularemia. In: 5 Minute Clinical Consult (F.J. Domino, Ed.). Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2007.

Chan P, Khan OA. Risk factors for HIV infection among MSM in Bangladesh. BMC Public Health 2007: 7 (153).

Gilani JM, Khan OA. Fever in the returned traveler: a response. Del Med J. 2007: 79 (8).

JOHN G. KING, MD

King J MD, and McCray L MD, Residency Director and Associate Residency Director respectively, presented a well-attended workshop titled “Competency-Based Criteria for Advancement: Setting Expectations to Create Success,” at the program directors’ workshop held June 6-8, 2010, in Kansas City.

ANYA KOUTRAS, MD

Koutras A. - “The 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2010-18th Edition, and 2010-18th Edition, Frank J. Domino, MD Editor, Chapter on Breast Abscess. March 2010.

Koutras A. , "Interview Process" - for medical students; Sept 2009.

Koutras A., "Exercise and Pregnancy" presented at the UVM Sports Medicine Conference in Sept 2009.

DAVID N. LITTLE, MD

Little DN, Hatch RL Proceedings of the 2009 Annual Predoctoral Education Conference of the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine. Teaching and Learning in Medicine 22:1, 60-67, 2010.

Little, David MD, University of Vermont, Katie Margo MD, University of Pennsylvania, Kent Sheets PhD, University of Michigan, Donna Kern M, Medical University of South Carolina, Paul Paulman MD, University of Nebraska. Would You Want This Medical Student to Be Your Doctor? Presented at STFM Predoctoral Education Conference, January 2009, Savannah, GA.

Little DN, Hatch RL Proceedings of the 2008 Annual Predoctoral Education Conference of the Society of Teachers of Family Medicine. Teaching and Learning in Medicine 20:4, 346-351, 2008.

LAURA MCCRAY, MD

King J MD, and McCray L MD, Residency Director and Associate Residency Director respectively, presented a well-attended workshop titled “Competency-Based Criteria for Advancement: Setting Expectations to Create Success,” at the program directors’ workshop held June 6-8, 2010, in Kansas City.

McCray LW, Cronholm PF, Bogner HR, Gallo JJ, Neill RA. Resident Physician Burnout: Is there hope?. Family Medicine. 2008;40(9):248-254.

McCray L, Cronholm P, Neill R.: “Survey methodology: Exploring non-response bias in a study on burnout.” North American Primary Care Research Group. Rio Grande, Puerto Rico. November 16-19, 2008, poster presentation.

CATHERINE NICHOLAS, EdD, MS, PA

Nicholas, C. Association of Medical Educators in Europe: 2008 Full-day workshop: High stakes, low stakes, the proof is in the pudding: preparation for quality SP programs Co Presenter.

Nicholas, Cate, EdD. Association of Medical Educators in Europe: 2008. Full-day workshop: High stakes, low stakes, the proof is in the pudding: preparation for quality SP programs. Co Presenter.

THOMAS PETERSON, MD

Peterson T. - Author of health information articles for the Colchester Chronicle.

KAREN RICHARDSON-NASSIF, PhD

Richardson-Nassif, K. and Mahoney, J., When Generations Collide, Northeast Group on Educational Affairs, Hershey, PA, May 2009.

Richardson-Nassif, K., Strategies for Building Comprehensive Evaluation Programs, Residency Program Directors, Fletcher Allen Health Care, Burlington, VT, June 2008.

Richardson-Nassif, K., Evaluation and Feedback, Faculty Retreat, Department of Family Medicine, Burlington, VT, May 2008.

Graham, T., McKiernan, C., Vincent, J., and Richardson-Nassif, K., Career Paths – How Did You Get Where You Are?, Vermont Genetics Network Career Day, Burlington, VT, April 2008.

Carline, J.D., O’Sullivan, P., Gruppen, L.D., and Richardson-Nassif, K., Crafting Successful Relationships with the IRB, Academic Medicine, 82(10) S57-60, 2007. The above paper won the best paper award for the RIME section of AAMC at 2008 AAMC meeting.

Forehand, C. and Richardson-Nassif, K., Communication Drives Assessment Quality, Keynote Address, 4th Annual Health Science Mini-Symposium for Teaching and Learning, Tufts University, Boston, MA, March 2007.

Forehand, C. and Richardson-Nassif, K., Strategies for Building Clinical Skills Exam, Multiple Choice Questions and Triple Jump Exams – workshop, 4th Annual Health Science Mini-Symposium for Teaching and Learning, Tufts University, Boston, MA, March 2007.

Forehand, C. and Richardson-Nassif, K., Communication Drives Assessment Quality, Keynote Address, 4th Annual Health Science Mini-Symposium for Teaching and Learning, Tufts University, Boston, MA, March 2007.

MARTHA SEAGRAVE, PA-C

Attarian, H., Seagrave, M.P.” Neurological Problems in Nutritional Deficiency Syndromes: Protein Energy Malnutrition” The Interface of Neurology and Internal Medicine (Jose Biller), Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Philadelphia, PA, 2007.

LAURA SOLOMON, PhD

Heil, S.H., Higgins, S.T., Bernstein, I.M., Solomon, L.J., Rogers, R.E., Thomas, C.S., Badger, G.J., Lynch M.E. (2008). Effects of voucher-based incentives on abstinence from cigarette smoking and fetal growth among pregnant women. Addiction, 103, 1009-1018.

Higgins ST, Heil SH, Badger GJ, Mongeon JA, Solomon LJ, McHale L, Bernstein IM. (2007). Biochemical verification of smoking status in pregnant and recently postpartum women. Experimental and Clinical Psychopharmacology, 15, 58-66.

Peters EN, Hughes JH, Callas PW, Solomon L.J. (2007). Goals indicate motivation to quit smoking. Addiction, 102, 1158-1163.

Solomon LJ, Higgins ST, Heil SH, Badger GJ, Thomas CS, Bernstein IM. (2007). Predictors of postpartum relapse to smoking. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 90, 224-227.

NORMAN WARD, MD

Ward N. World Research Group seminars for Physician Advisors - - topics - "Front End" Case Management, Reducing Readmissions, Implementation of an Electronic Health Record. Las Vegas April 2010.

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