career choice

Summary

Summary: Selection of a type of occupation or profession.

Top Publications

  1. pmc Staffing remote rural areas in middle- and low-income countries: a literature review of attraction and retention
    Uta Lehmann
    School of Public Health, University of the Western Cape, Bellville 7535, South Africa
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:19. 2008
  2. pmc Policy interventions that attract nurses to rural areas: a multicountry discrete choice experiment
    D Blaauw
    Centre for Health Policy, University of the Witwatersrand, Private Bag X3, Johannesburg, 2050, South Africa
    Bull World Health Organ 88:350-6. 2010
  3. pmc Undergraduate research experiences support science career decisions and active learning
    David Lopatto
    Department of Psychology, Grinnell College, Grinnell, IA 50112, USA
    CBE Life Sci Educ 6:297-306. 2007
  4. pmc Doctors who considered but did not pursue specific clinical specialties as careers: questionnaire surveys
    Michael J Goldacre
    Medical Careers Research Group, Unit of Health Care Epidemiology, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    J R Soc Med 105:166-76. 2012
  5. pmc Changes in U.S. medical students' specialty interests over the course of medical school
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1095-100. 2008
  6. pmc Becoming a general practitioner--which factors have most impact on career choice of medical students?
    Kathrin Kiolbassa
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Fam Pract 12:25. 2011
  7. ncbi Gender equity in undergraduate medical education: a status report
    J Bickel
    Association of American Medical Colleges, 2450 N Street N.W, Washington, DC 20037-1127, USA
    J Womens Health Gend Based Med 10:261-70. 2001
  8. pmc A levels and intelligence as predictors of medical careers in UK doctors: 20 year prospective study
    I C McManus
    Department of Psychology, University College London, London WC1E 6BT
    BMJ 327:139-42. 2003
  9. pmc The decline of family medicine as a career choice
    Walter W Rosser
    Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, ON
    CMAJ 166:1419-20. 2002
  10. ncbi Does community-based experience alter career preference? New evidence from a prospective longitudinal cohort study of undergraduate medical students
    A Howe
    Institute of General Practice and Primary Care, Community Sciences Centre, University of Sheffield, Northern General Hospital, Sheffield, UK
    Med Educ 35:391-7. 2001

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  1. Fat Dogs and Coughing Horses: Animal Contributions towards a Healthier Citizenry
    Timothy L Ratliff; Fiscal Year: 2013
  2. Origins and Biological Consequences of Human Infertility
    Linda C Giudice; Fiscal Year: 2013
  3. SGIM PCMH Research Conference 2
    Gary E Rosenthal; Fiscal Year: 2012
  4. Molecular Surgeon Research Training on Vascular Disease
    Changyi Chen; Fiscal Year: 2012
  5. Training in Molecular Therapeutics for Pediatric Cardiology
    Robert J Levy; Fiscal Year: 2013
  6. Short-term Training Students in Health Professional Schools
    Kenneth Joseph Ciuffreda; Fiscal Year: 2013
  7. HARVARD-LONGWOOD RESEARCH TRAINING IN VASCULAR SURGERY
    Frank W LoGerfo; Fiscal Year: 2013
  8. Medical Student Alcohol Research Internship
    Patricia E Molina; Fiscal Year: 2013
  9. LSUHSC Summer Internship Program
    PAULA ELIZABETH GREGORY; Fiscal Year: 2013
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    PAULA ELIZABETH GREGORY; Fiscal Year: 2013

Detail Information

Publications301 found, 100 shown here

  1. pmc Staffing remote rural areas in middle- and low-income countries: a literature review of attraction and retention
    Uta Lehmann
    School of Public Health, University of the Western Cape, Bellville 7535, South Africa
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:19. 2008
    ..It is the aim of this review article to explore the links between attraction and retention factors and strategies, with a particular focus on the organisational diversity and location of decision-making...
  2. pmc Policy interventions that attract nurses to rural areas: a multicountry discrete choice experiment
    D Blaauw
    Centre for Health Policy, University of the Witwatersrand, Private Bag X3, Johannesburg, 2050, South Africa
    Bull World Health Organ 88:350-6. 2010
    ..To evaluate the relative effectiveness of different policies in attracting nurses to rural areas in Kenya, South Africa and Thailand using data from a discrete choice experiment (DCE)...
  3. pmc Undergraduate research experiences support science career decisions and active learning
    David Lopatto
    Department of Psychology, Grinnell College, Grinnell, IA 50112, USA
    CBE Life Sci Educ 6:297-306. 2007
    ..The follow-up survey indicated that students reported gains in independence, intrinsic motivation to learn, and active participation in courses taken after the summer undergraduate research experience...
  4. pmc Doctors who considered but did not pursue specific clinical specialties as careers: questionnaire surveys
    Michael J Goldacre
    Medical Careers Research Group, Unit of Health Care Epidemiology, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Old Road Campus, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    J R Soc Med 105:166-76. 2012
    ..To report doctors' rejection of specialties as long-term careers and reasons for rejection...
  5. pmc Changes in U.S. medical students' specialty interests over the course of medical school
    Michael T Compton
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 23:1095-100. 2008
    ..Studies have examined factors affecting medical students' specialty choice, but little research exists on stability of these specialty interests...
  6. pmc Becoming a general practitioner--which factors have most impact on career choice of medical students?
    Kathrin Kiolbassa
    Department of General Practice and Health Services Research, University Hospital Heidelberg, Germany
    BMC Fam Pract 12:25. 2011
    ..The factors influencing the career choice of German medical students are poorly understood...
  7. ncbi Gender equity in undergraduate medical education: a status report
    J Bickel
    Association of American Medical Colleges, 2450 N Street N.W, Washington, DC 20037-1127, USA
    J Womens Health Gend Based Med 10:261-70. 2001
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  8. pmc A levels and intelligence as predictors of medical careers in UK doctors: 20 year prospective study
    I C McManus
    Department of Psychology, University College London, London WC1E 6BT
    BMJ 327:139-42. 2003
    ..To assess whether A level grades (achievement) and intelligence (ability) predict doctors' careers...
  9. pmc The decline of family medicine as a career choice
    Walter W Rosser
    Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, ON
    CMAJ 166:1419-20. 2002
  10. ncbi Does community-based experience alter career preference? New evidence from a prospective longitudinal cohort study of undergraduate medical students
    A Howe
    Institute of General Practice and Primary Care, Community Sciences Centre, University of Sheffield, Northern General Hospital, Sheffield, UK
    Med Educ 35:391-7. 2001
    ....
  11. ncbi Gender similarities in doctors' preferences--and gender differences in final specialisation
    Elisabeth Gjerberg
    Work Research Institute, Oslo, Norway
    Soc Sci Med 54:591-605. 2002
    ..The possible existence of other closure mechanisms in surgery, as indicated by some doctors in this and in other studies, have to be further explored...
  12. ncbi The influence of controllable lifestyle and sex on the specialty choices of graduating U.S. medical students, 1996-2003
    E Ray Dorsey
    University of Rochester, School of Medicine and Dentistry, 1351 Mt Hope Avenue, Suite 223, Rochester, NY 14620, USA
    Acad Med 80:791-6. 2005
    ..To determine whether the preferences of female medical students are sufficient to explain the recent trend of U.S. medical students choosing specialties with controllable lifestyles...
  13. pmc Career choice of new medical students at three Canadian universities: family medicine versus specialty medicine
    Bruce Wright
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alta
    CMAJ 170:1920-4. 2004
    ..preference at the time that students begin medical school may be significantly associated with their ultimate career choice. We sought to identify the career preferences students have at entry to medical school and the factors related ..
  14. ncbi Characteristics and study motivation of clinical dental students in Nigerian universities
    Omolola O Orenuga
    Department of Child Dental Health, College of Medicine, University of Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria
    J Dent Educ 70:996-1003. 2006
    ..There were several factors that strongly influenced career choice among students who indicated that dentistry was their first choice: interest, prestige, good employment ..
  15. ncbi Postgraduates' perceptions of preparedness for work as a doctor and making future career decisions: support for rural, non-traditional medical schools
    D S Eley
    The University of Queensland, Rural Clinical School, School of Medicine, Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
    Educ Health (Abingdon) 23:374. 2010
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  16. pmc The attractions of medicine: the generic motivations of medical school applicants in relation to demography, personality and achievement
    I C McManus
    Department of Psychology, University College London, London WC1E 6BT, UK
    BMC Med Educ 6:11. 2006
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  17. pmc Attractiveness of family medicine for medical students: influence of research and debt
    Alain Vanasse
    University of Sherbrooke, and Clinical Research Centre, Sherbrooke University Hospital, 3001 12th Ave N, Sherbrooke, QC J1H 5N4
    Can Fam Physician 57:e216-27. 2011
    ..To examine the association between students' personal characteristics, backgrounds, and medical schools and their intention to enter a family medicine (FM) specialty...
  18. ncbi Are new medical students' specialty preferences gendered? Related motivational factors at a Dutch medical school
    Margret van Tongeren-Alers
    Department of Primary and Community Care, Women s Studies Medicine, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    Teach Learn Med 23:263-8. 2011
    ..Therefore, it is interesting to know whether medical students have early specialization preferences based on their gender. Consequently, we like to know importance stipulated to motivational factors...
  19. ncbi Effects of international health electives on medical student learning and career choice: results of a systematic literature review
    Jessica Jeffrey
    David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    Fam Med 43:21-8. 2011
    The present study reviewed the published literature to examine the effects of international health electives (IHEs) on medical student learning and career choice.
  20. ncbi A comparative investigation of dental and medical student's motivation towards career choice
    M L Crossley
    Turner Dental School, University of Manchester, Higher Cambridge Street, Manchester M15 6FH
    Br Dent J 193:471-3. 2002
    A number of recent studies have investigated the motivations underlying the career choice of dental and medical students, suggesting that they may be very different...
  21. ncbi Reasons why some UK medical graduates who initially choose psychiatry do not pursue it as a long-term career
    Trevor W Lambert
    UK Medical Careers Research Group, Department of Public Health, Oxford University
    Psychol Med 36:679-84. 2006
    ..Some doctors who initially choose psychiatry do not pursue it as a long-term career. The study seeks to identify reasons for leaving psychiatry...
  22. ncbi More than an education: the hidden curriculum, professional attitudes and career choice
    Susan P Phillips
    Department of Family Medicine, Queen s University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada
    Med Educ 46:887-93. 2012
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  23. ncbi Factors related to the choice of family medicine: a reassessment and literature review
    Janet H Senf
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, 85719, USA
    J Am Board Fam Pract 16:502-12. 2003
    ..Recent decreases in the number of students entering family medicine has prompted reconsideration of what is known about the factors affecting specialty choice...
  24. ncbi [The image of general practitioners' profession in a changing society]
    Iris Natanzon
    Abteilung Allgemeinmedizin und Versorgungsforschung, Universitatsklinikum Heidelberg, Vossstrasse 2, Geb 37, 69115 Heidelberg, Germany
    Med Klin (Munich) 104:601-7. 2009
    ..The aim of this study was to explore, which image exists of general practitioners' profession from their viewpoint and which social developments influence their image...
  25. ncbi Factors affecting medical student career choice of psychiatry from 1999 to 2001
    Frederick S Sierles
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Finch University of Health Sciences, The Chicago Medical School, North Chicago IL, USA
    Acad Psychiatry 27:260-8. 2003
    ..g., the quality of psychiatric education). The goal of the study was to learn the extent to which regional and local extrinsic factors (and one intrinsic factor) influenced PMP at medical schools in the U.S. from 1999 to 2001...
  26. pmc Improving graduate education to support a branching career pipeline: recommendations based on a survey of doctoral students in the basic biomedical sciences
    C N Fuhrmann
    University of California, San Francisco, USA
    CBE Life Sci Educ 10:239-49. 2011
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  27. pmc Career choice in academic medicine: systematic review
    Sharon E Straus
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University Health Network, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Gen Intern Med 21:1222-9. 2006
    ..To review systematically the evidence about what factors influence the decision to choose or not choose a career in academic medicine...
  28. ncbi Spousal perspectives on factors influencing recruitment and retention of rural family physicians
    Erin Mayo
    Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Nfld
    Can J Rural Med 11:271-6. 2006
    ..This study describes the factors that both directly and indirectly influence spousal contentment and explores how these factors contribute toward recruitment and retention of physicians to rural practice locations...
  29. ncbi Becoming a nurse: a meta-study of early professional socialization and career choice in nursing
    Sheri L Price
    Women s Health, IWK Health Centre, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    J Adv Nurs 65:11-9. 2009
    This paper is a report of a meta-study of early professional socialization and career choice in nursing.
  30. pmc Determinants of choosing a career in family medicine
    Ian Scott
    Department of Family Practice, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada
    CMAJ 183:E1-8. 2011
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  31. ncbi Career choices of medical students: a national survey of 1780 students
    Jeremie H Lefevre
    Department of Digestive Surgery, Saint Antoine Hospital Assistance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris AP HP, Pierre et Marie Curie Faculty of Medicine, University of Paris VI, Paris, France
    Med Educ 44:603-12. 2010
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  32. ncbi How, when, and why do physicians choose careers in academic medicine? A literature review
    Nicole J Borges
    Medical Education Research and Evaluation for the Office of Academic Affairs, Department of Community Health, Boonshoft School of Medicine, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio 45435 0001, USA
    Acad Med 85:680-6. 2010
    ..Clinical practice, research, and academia are common paths. The authors examined the literature to identify research-based factors influencing physicians to choose a career path in academic medicine...
  33. pmc Factors associated with the subspecialty choices of internal medicine residents in Canada
    Leora Horn
    Department of Medical Oncology, Vanderbilt University, 777 Preston Research Building, 2220 Pierce Avenue, Nashville, TN 37232, USA
    BMC Med Educ 8:37. 2008
    ..To address the concern about physician imbalances in internal medicine subspecialties, we need to examine the factors that motivate residents when making career decisions...
  34. ncbi An Internet-based survey of factors influencing medical student selection of a general surgery career
    Amalia Cochran
    Salt Lake City Veterans Affairs Healthcare System and Department of Surgery, University of Utah Health Sciences Center, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Am J Surg 189:742-6. 2005
    ..This study descriptively analyzes characteristics of general surgery residency and practice and their influence on student interest in surgical careers...
  35. ncbi Attitudes and views on psychiatry: a comparison between Spanish and U.S. medical students
    Guillem Pailhez
    Department of Mental Health, Centres Assistencials Dr Emili Mira i López, Av Prat de la Riba, 171, Santa Coloma de Gramenet, 08921 Barcelona, Spain
    Acad Psychiatry 29:82-91. 2005
    ..In order to gain a broader view about the process of recruitment, we decided to compare and analyze the differences between the attitudes and views of Spanish and U.S. medical students towards psychiatry...
  36. pmc Rural practice preferences among medical students in Ghana: a discrete choice experiment
    Margaret E Kruk
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 1415 Washington Heights M3166 SPH II, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, United States of America
    Bull World Health Organ 88:333-41. 2010
    ..To determine how specific job attributes influenced fourth year medical students' stated preference for hypothetical rural job postings in Ghana...
  37. pmc Attitude of medical students towards general practice and general practitioners
    Emma Henderson
    Department of Primary Health Care and General Practice, Imperial College School of Medicine, London
    Br J Gen Pract 52:359-63. 2002
    ..The stimuli for this work came from the need to identify and understand the origin of students' attitudes towards general practice in the context of undergraduate curriculum reform and concerns about recruitment...
  38. ncbi Shortage specialties: changes in career intentions from medical student to newly qualified doctor
    Rachel Mahoney
    Department of Mental Health Sciences, University College London Camde, Islington Mental Health and Social Care Trust, London, UK
    Med Teach 26:650-4. 2004
    ..Early career advice and support during medical school and immediately after graduation may help doctors to be confident in pursuing shortage specialties to which they were originally attracted...
  39. ncbi Career choices for psychiatry: national surveys of graduates of 1974-2000 from UK medical schools
    Michael J Goldacre
    UK Medical Careers Research Group, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Headington, Oxford OX3 7LF, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 186:158-64. 2005
    ..Concerns continue about recruitment levels of junior doctors into psychiatry in the UK...
  40. ncbi Changes in medical students' views of internal medicine careers from 1990 to 2007
    Mark D Schwartz
    Divisions of General Internal Medicine, Departments of Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York 10010, USA
    Arch Intern Med 171:744-9. 2011
    ..The United States faces a shortage of primary care physicians and declining number of medical students choosing primary care careers...
  41. ncbi Choosing general practice as a career - the influences of education and training
    Jeremy Bunker
    Sydney Institute of General Practice Education and Training, New South Wales
    Aust Fam Physician 38:341-4. 2009
    In Australia, most medical students graduate without a firm career choice, with this decision being made during their early postgraduate years...
  42. doi Research funding. Structural disequilibria in biomedical research
    Michael S Teitelbaum
    Alfred P Sloan Foundation, 630 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10011, USA
    Science 321:644-5. 2008
  43. ncbi The variable influence of lifestyle and income on medical students' career specialty choices: data from two U.S. medical schools, 1998-2004
    Dale A Newton
    Department of Pediatrics, 3E139 Brody, Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27834, USA
    Acad Med 80:809-14. 2005
    ..The authors addressed the changing influence of lifestyle and income on career choice, how these influences differ by specialty, and the specific careers students identify as lifestyle friendly.
  44. ncbi A future career in general practice? A longitudinal study of medical students and pre-registration house officers
    Hazel K Sinclair
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    Eur J Gen Pract 12:120-7. 2006
    To monitor the future career preferences of medical students throughout their undergraduate years and into their postgraduate career, and to evaluate which factors may influence career choice intentions, and when this happens, over time.
  45. ncbi Career choices of United Kingdom medical graduates of 2002: questionnaire survey
    Trevor W Lambert
    UK Medical Careers Research Group, Department of Public Health, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Med Educ 40:514-21. 2006
    ..To report the specialty choices of UK medical graduates of 2002, and to compare their choices with those of qualifiers in previous years and with the profile of career grade doctors in different specialties in England...
  46. ncbi Where have all the doctors gone? Career choices of Wits medical graduates
    Max Price
    Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg
    S Afr Med J 95:414-9. 2005
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  47. pmc Why would I choose a career in family medicine?: Reflections of medical students at 3 universities
    Ian Scott
    University of British Columbia, Department of Family Practice Undergraduate Office, David Strangway Bldg, Suite 300, 5950 University Blvd, Vancouver, BC
    Can Fam Physician 53:1956-7. 2007
    ..To describe the factors that medical students report influence them to pursue careers in family medicine...
  48. ncbi The physician-scientist career pipeline in 2005: build it, and they will come
    Timothy J Ley
    Section of Stem Cell Biology, Division of Oncology, Department of Medicine, Siteman Cancer Center, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    JAMA 294:1343-51. 2005
    ..A variety of factors were thought to contribute to this problem, including increasing indebtedness of medical school graduates caused by rapidly rising medical school tuition costs...
  49. ncbi Free choice and career choice: Clerkship electives in medical education
    Tanis Mihalynuk
    Faculty of Medicine, Undergraduate Education, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Med Educ 40:1065-71. 2006
    Medical education experiences, particularly in clinical years, are reported determinants of career choice. Less is known about features of clinical education experiences including length, discipline, setting and choice, which may serve ..
  50. ncbi Results of the 2010 national resident matching program: family medicine
    Perry A Pugno
    American Academy of Family Physicians, Leawood, KS 66211, USA
    Fam Med 42:552-61. 2010
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  51. ncbi Reasons for choosing dentistry as a career: a study involving male and female first-year students in Peru
    E Bernabe
    Departamento de Odontologia Social, Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Eur J Dent Educ 10:236-41. 2006
    ..It is recommended that further studies be conducted to increase the sample, by extending the study and evaluating not only reasons for choosing dentistry, but also other factors that may influence the decision...
  52. ncbi Residents' reasons for specialty choice: influence of gender, time, patient and career
    Klazine van der Horst
    Consumer Behaviour Division, Institute for Environmental Decisions IED, Eidgenossische Technische Hochschule Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Med Educ 44:595-602. 2010
    ..Therefore, a modular constructed postgraduate training programme might give residents the flexibility to change from one specialty to another...
  53. pmc Impact of clerkship in the attitudes toward psychiatry among Portuguese medical students
    Miguel Xavier
    Department of Mental Health, Cedoc, Faculdade de Ciencias Medicas, Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal
    BMC Med Educ 10:56. 2010
    ..This study aims to evaluate the medical students' perception of psychiatry before and after a clerkship, and the impact on their intention to pursue psychiatry as a future specialty option...
  54. ncbi Influences on medical student career choice: gender or generation?
    Hilary A Sanfey
    Department of Surgery, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA 22908 0709, USA
    Arch Surg 141:1086-94; discussion 1094. 2006
    ..We hypothesized that increased enrollment of female medical students and different priorities of the current generation of students would be important influences on the declining interest in surgical careers...
  55. ncbi A survey of dental school applicants' career intentions and the balance with family life
    F M J Stewart
    Restorative Dentistry, Dundee Dental School, Dundee University, Dundee DD1 4HN, Scotland
    Br Dent J 198:713-7, discussion 697; quiz 720. 2005
    ..To investigate the career plans of prospective dental students and how they foresee their work life balance...
  56. ncbi Choosing general practice - a review of career choice determinants
    Narelle Shadbolt
    Discipline of General Practice, University of Sydney, Academic General Practice Unit, Hornsby Hospital, New South Wales
    Aust Fam Physician 38:53-5. 2009
    ..Addressing the Australian general practice workforce crisis requires an understanding of career choice motivators.
  57. pmc Choosing a career in surgery: factors that influence Canadian medical students' interest in pursuing a surgical career
    Ian M Scott
    Department of Family Practice, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
    Can J Surg 51:371-7. 2008
    ..As part of a larger study of students' career preferences throughout medical school, we sought to identify the level of interest in surgical careers and the factors that influence a student's interest in pursuing a surgical career...
  58. ncbi Sociodemographic backgrounds and career decisions of Australian and New Zealand dental students
    Rodrigo J Mariño
    Cooperative Research Centre in Oral Health Science, University of Melbourne, Melbourne VIC 3010, Australia
    J Dent Educ 70:169-78. 2006
    ..8 percent). The majority of students (65.3 percent) had placed dentistry as their first career choice and had most likely made the decision after leaving high school or near the end of high school (81...
  59. ncbi Postgraduate training and career choices: an analysis of the National Physicians Survey in Japan
    Soichi Koike
    Department of Planning, Information and Management, University of Tokyo Hospital, Tokyo 13 8655, Japan
    Med Educ 44:289-97. 2010
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  60. ncbi The impact of rural training experiences on medical students: a critical review
    Felicia A Barrett
    Crawford Library of the Health Sciences at Rockford, University of Illinois Chicago, Rockford, IL 61107, USA
    Acad Med 86:259-63. 2011
    ..However, little is known about the educational impact of these experiences. Thus, the authors conducted a critical review of North American studies examining medical student outcomes associated with rural training experiences...
  61. pmc Early career choices and successful career progression in surgery in the UK: prospective cohort studies
    Michael J Goldacre
    UK Medical Careers Research Group, Department of Public Health, Oxford University, Oxford, UK
    BMC Surg 10:32. 2010
    ..We studied trends in career choices for surgery, and the eventual career destinations, of UK graduates who declared an early preference for surgery...
  62. pmc Who wants to work in a rural health post? The role of intrinsic motivation, rural background and faith-based institutions in Ethiopia and Rwanda
    Pieter Serneels
    University of East Anglia, Norwich, England
    Bull World Health Organ 88:342-9. 2010
    ..To understand the factors influencing health workers' choice to work in rural areas as a basis for designing policies to redress geographic imbalances in health worker distribution...
  63. ncbi Medical student attitudes toward older people and willingness to consider a career in geriatric medicine
    Niall J Hughes
    Department of Medicine for the Elderly, Woodend Hospital, Aberdeen, United Kingdom
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:334-8. 2008
    ..and fourth-year medical students toward older people and the relationship between these attitudes and possible career choice. To examine the effects of an intensive geriatric medicine (GM) teaching program on these attitudes and career ..
  64. pmc Respect from specialists: concerns of family physicians
    Donna Manca
    Can Fam Physician 54:1434-5, 1435.e1-5. 2008
    ..To explore potential solutions to the challenge of gaining more respect for FPs from other specialists...
  65. ncbi Associations between medical school and career preferences in Year 1 medical students in Scotland
    Jennifer Cleland
    Division of Medical and Dental Education, Faculty of Medicine, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
    Med Educ 46:473-84. 2012
    ..Little is known about the relationship between the career preferences of medical students and the medical schools at which they are enrolled. Our aim was to explore this relationship early in students' medical training...
  66. ncbi Can medical students afford to choose primary care? An economic analysis of physician education debt repayment
    James A Youngclaus
    Association of American Medical Colleges, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Acad Med 88:16-25. 2013
    ..The authors analyzed whether a physician earning a typical primary care salary can repay the current median level of education debt and meet standard household expenses without incurring additional debt...
  67. ncbi Economic impact of a primary care career: a harsh reality for medical students and the nation
    Martin Palmeri
    Department of Hematology Oncology, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, New Hampshire, USA
    Acad Med 85:1692-7. 2010
    ..The authors sought to quantify the financial factors associated with a career in PC...
  68. ncbi Study motives and career choices of Iranian dental students
    M R Khami
    Institute of Dentistry, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
    Med Princ Pract 17:221-6. 2008
    ..To investigate the study motives and career choices of Iranian senior dental students in relation to their background factors...
  69. ncbi Association of medical student burnout with residency specialty choice
    Lindsey Enoch
    Saint Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63104, USA
    Med Educ 47:173-81. 2013
    ..g. internal medicine versus dermatology) and a lower versus higher income (e.g. paediatrics versus anaesthesiology)...
  70. ncbi Burnout and career choice motivation in medical students
    Daniel Pagnin
    Department of Psychiatry and Mental Health, Institute of Community Health, Fluminense Federal University, Brazil
    Med Teach 35:388-94. 2013
    ..The motivation for choosing medicine is a personal aspect that can modulate the distress with academic demands...
  71. doi Science education. And then there was one
    Jeffrey Mervis
    Science 321:1622-8. 2008
  72. ncbi Women's underrepresentation in science: sociocultural and biological considerations
    Stephen J Ceci
    Department of Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    Psychol Bull 135:218-61. 2009
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  73. ncbi Medical students, money, and career selection: students' perception of financial factors and remuneration in family medicine
    Dante J Morra
    Department of Medicine, Wilson Centre for Research in Education, University of Toronto, and Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Fam Med 41:105-10. 2009
    ..Some studies have shown a small inverse relationship between debt levels and primary care, but it is unclear how students perceive remuneration in different specialties and how these perceptions might influence career choice.
  74. ncbi Mentoring in academic medicine: a systematic review
    Dario Sambunjak
    Croatian Medical Journal, Zagreb, Croatia
    JAMA 296:1103-15. 2006
    ..Therefore, evidence for the value of mentoring needs to be evaluated...
  75. ncbi Influences on choice of surgery as a career: a study of consecutive cohorts in a medical school
    Dejano T Sobral
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Brasilia, Brazil
    Med Educ 40:522-9. 2006
    ..To examine the differential impact of person-based and programme-related features on graduates' dichotomous choice between surgical or non-surgical field specialties for first-year residency...
  76. ncbi Does students' exposure to gender discrimination and sexual harassment in medical school affect specialty choice and residency program selection?
    Terry D Stratton
    Student Assessment and Program Evaluation, Office of Academic Affairs, University of Kentucky College of Medicine, MN104 Medical Science Building, Lexington, KY 40536 0298, USA
    Acad Med 80:400-8. 2005
    ..To examine the role of gender discrimination and sexual harassment in medical students' choice of specialty and residency program...
  77. pmc Specialty choice in UK junior doctors: is psychiatry the least popular specialty for UK and international medical graduates?
    Seena Fazel
    University of Oxford, Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    BMC Med Educ 9:77. 2009
    ..We aimed to determine what specialties were the most popular and desirable among candidates for training posts, and whether this differed by country of undergraduate training...
  78. ncbi [Motives for choice of specialty during and after medical school]
    Olaf Gjerløw Aasland
    Legeforeningens forskningsinstitutt og Institutt for helseledelse og helseøkonomi Universitetet i Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 128:1833-7. 2008
    ..The basis for preference and choice of specialty is a complicated mixture of individual interests and job opportunities. We wanted to investigate the possible explanations for such preferences and choices...
  79. ncbi The impact of mentoring during postgraduate training on doctors' career success
    Martina Stamm
    Department of Research and Education, Zurich University Hospital, Zurich, Switzerland
    Med Educ 45:488-96. 2011
    ..This study made use of a longitudinal design to investigate the impact of mentoring during postgraduate specialist training on the career success of doctors...
  80. ncbi Choosing a medical specialty--study of Finnish doctors graduating in 1977-2006
    Teppo Heikkilä
    Unit of General Practice, Kuopio University Hospital, Asemakatu 44 A 4, 70110 Kuopio, Finland
    Med Teach 33:e440-5. 2011
    ..Although there has been some research in this area of interest, there has not been much research where the profession has been researched as a whole, or where trend data over different generations has been presented...
  81. ncbi Applying to plastic surgery residency: factors associated with medical student career choice
    Arin K Greene
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass 02114, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 121:1049-53; discussion 1054. 2008
    ..During this period, medical education, reimbursement, work hours, and media coverage have changed...
  82. ncbi The "gender gap" in authorship of academic medical literature--a 35-year perspective
    Reshma Jagsi
    Department of Radiation Oncology, Office for Women s Careers, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    N Engl J Med 355:281-7. 2006
    ..Advancement is largely driven by peer-reviewed original research, so we sought to determine the representation of female physician-investigators among the authors of selected publications during the past 35 years...
  83. pmc Whether or wither some specialties: a survey of Canadian medical student career interest
    Ian M Scott
    Department of Family Practice, University of British Columbia, 300 5950 niversity Boulevard, Vancouver BC V6T1Z3, Canada
    BMC Med Educ 9:57. 2009
    ..Given the looming shortage of physicians in Canada, we wished to determine how closely the career preference of students entering Canadian medical schools was aligned with the current physician mix in Canada...
  84. ncbi The reputation and professional identity of family medicine practice according to medical students: a Spanish case study
    Sofía López-Roig
    Department of Health Psychology, Faculty of Medicine, Miguel Hernandez University, Spain
    Aten Primaria 42:591-601. 2010
    Over the last decade, family medicine has been progressively rejected by medical students as a career choice in many Western countries...
  85. ncbi Pakistani medical students' specialty preference and the influencing factors
    Anis Rehman
    Dow Medical College, Karachi
    J Pak Med Assoc 61:713-8. 2011
    ..To elucidate the specialty preferences of Pakistani medical students and the factors which influence medical students to make the decision regarding which specialty to pursue...
  86. ncbi When, what and how South Australian pre-registration junior medical officers' career choices are made
    Caroline Laurence
    Adelaide to Outback GP Training Program, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Med Educ 41:467-75. 2007
    ....
  87. ncbi Primary care specialty choices of United States medical graduates, 1997-2006
    Donna B Jeffe
    Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MS, USA
    Acad Med 85:947-58. 2010
    ..To describe trends in specialty choice and to identify predictors of primary care specialty choices among graduates of U.S. MD-granting medical schools...
  88. ncbi The new generation of family physicians--career motivation, life goals and work-life balance
    Barbara Buddeberg-Fischer
    Department of Psychosocial Medicine, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Swiss Med Wkly 138:305-12. 2008
    ..concerning personality factors, career motivation, career success, importance of life goals and work-life balance; further, the stability in career choice of family physicians from medical school through to residency was evaluated.
  89. pmc Internal medicine resident self-report of factors associated with career decisions
    Colin P West
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 24:946-9. 2009
    ..Little is known about factors contributing to the career decisions of internal medicine residents...
  90. ncbi Relating medical students' knowledge, attitudes, and experience to an interest in geriatric medicine
    James T Fitzgerald
    Department of Medical Education, The University of Michigan Medical School, 1107 Towsley Center, Box 0201, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0201, USA
    Gerontologist 43:849-55. 2003
    ..This study examined medical students' interest in geriatrics: Are knowledge, positive attitudes, and prior experience with older adults associated with an interest in geriatric medicine?..
  91. ncbi Insights into medical students' career choices based on third- and fourth-year students' focus-group discussions
    S Mutha
    Division of General Medical Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri 63110, USA
    Acad Med 72:635-40. 1997
    ..To identify previously unrecognized factors influencing medical students' career choices and to better characterize the effects of educational experiences, role models, and educational debt on career decisions...
  92. pmc Factors affecting medical students in formulating their specialty preferences in Jordan
    Yousef Khader
    Department of Public Health, Community Medicine and Family Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Jordan University of Science and Technology, Irbid, Jordan
    BMC Med Educ 8:32. 2008
    ..Therefore, we carried out this study to investigate the career preferences of medical students at Jordan University of Science and Technology and determine factors that might influence their career decisions...
  93. ncbi [Career wishes and career worries of medical students--results of focus group interviews]
    B Buddeberg-Fischer
    Abteilung Psychosoziale Medizin, Universitatsspital Zurich, Switzerland
    Gesundheitswesen 64:353-63. 2002
    ..experiences by medical students during their clinical year, 2. their understanding of career, 3. their career desires and worries regarding the compatibility of profession and family, and 4. their wishes of career promotion...
  94. ncbi Our compact with tomorrow's doctors
    Jordan J Cohen
    Association of American Medical Colleges, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    Acad Med 77:475-80. 2002
    ....
  95. ncbi Factors in recruiting and retaining health professionals for rural practice
    Zina M Daniels
    Physical Therapy Program, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, Albuquerque, NM 87131 0001, USA
    J Rural Health 23:62-71. 2007
    ..Rural communities, often with complex health care issues, have difficulty creating and sustaining an adequate health professional workforce...
  96. ncbi Factors associated with medical students' career choices regarding internal medicine
    Karen E Hauer
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 533 Parnassus Ave, U137, Box 0131, San Francisco, CA 94143 0131, USA
    JAMA 300:1154-64. 2008
    ..The factors influencing current students' career choices regarding IM are unclear...
  97. ncbi Intelligence, personality, and interests: evidence for overlapping traits
    P L Ackerman
    Department of Psychology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Psychol Bull 121:219-45. 1997
    ..They identify 4 trait complexes: social, clerical/conventional, science/math, and intellectual/cultural...
  98. ncbi Why nurses are attracted to rural and remote practice
    Desley Hegney
    Centre for Rural and Remote Area Nursing, University of Southern Queensland, PO Darling Heights, Toowoomba, Queensland 4350, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 10:178-86. 2002
    ..The paper makes recommendations to attract nurses to the rural and remote work force...
  99. ncbi Where do I go from here: we've got enough seniors?
    Selena Gillham
    Monash University School of Rural Health, Centre for Multidisciplinary Studies in Rural Health, MOE, Victoria, Australia
    Aust J Rural Health 15:313-20. 2007
    ..To identify recruitment and retention issues for allied health professionals at two rural health services...
  100. ncbi [Perspectives and experiences of vocational trainers in General Practice: a survey in Baden-Wuerttemberg]
    Stefanie Joos
    Universitatsklinikum Heidelberg, Abteilung Allgemeinmedizin und Versorgungsforschung, Heidelberg und Kompetenzzentrum Allgemeinmedizin Baden Württemberg
    Z Evid Fortbild Qual Gesundhwes 105:97-104. 2011
    ..The aim of this survey was to explore perspectives and experiences of GP trainers focusing on their needs in view of a possible qualification course...
  101. pmc Doctor-patient interaction in Finnish primary health care as perceived by first year medical students
    Juhani Miettola
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, University of Kuopio, PO Box 1627, 70211 Kuopio, Finland
    BMC Med Educ 5:34. 2005
    ..Focused on doctor-patient relationship, we analysed the reports of 2002 first year medical students in the University of Kuopio. The students observed GPs' work during their 2-day visit to primary health care centres...

Research Grants62

  1. Fat Dogs and Coughing Horses: Animal Contributions towards a Healthier Citizenry
    Timothy L Ratliff; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..educational and recruitment programs on students from the third grade through college graduation, and eventual career choice. Specific Aims are to: 1) Develop, deliver, and rigorously assess innovative, hands on, problem-based learning ..
  2. Origins and Biological Consequences of Human Infertility
    Linda C Giudice; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..and patients about human development and disorders associated with abnormal development;and inspire career choice and nurture career development in this important area of reproductive health and research These goals are ..
  3. SGIM PCMH Research Conference 2
    Gary E Rosenthal; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..However, due to poor reimbursement and compressed office visits, primary care is viewed as an unattractive career choice by young clinicians, which has led to a shortage of primary care providers in the US...
  4. Molecular Surgeon Research Training on Vascular Disease
    Changyi Chen; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..Selection of the trainees will be based on candidates'demonstrated potential, ability and career choice of academic surgery...
  5. Training in Molecular Therapeutics for Pediatric Cardiology
    Robert J Levy; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Selection of the trainees is based on candidates'demonstrated ability and career choice of academic practice. Applicants are resident physicians who have completed two, three or five years (i.e...
  6. Short-term Training Students in Health Professional Schools
    Kenneth Joseph Ciuffreda; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..foster an interest in the trainee to include vision research as one critical component of their optometric career choice. In the most favorable scenario, the trainee may wish to enter our combined O.D./M.S. or O.D./Ph.D...
  7. HARVARD-LONGWOOD RESEARCH TRAINING IN VASCULAR SURGERY
    Frank W LoGerfo; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Selection of the trainees is based on candidates'demonstrated ability and career choice of academic practice. Applicants are resident physicians who have completed two, three or five years (i.e...
  8. Medical Student Alcohol Research Internship
    Patricia E Molina; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..RSE is a major predictor of career choice and performance...
  9. LSUHSC Summer Internship Program
    PAULA ELIZABETH GREGORY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..RSE is a major predictor of career choice and performance...
  10. Short Term Research Training for Medical Students
    PAULA ELIZABETH GREGORY; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..RSE is a major predictor of career choice and performance...
  11. Minority Physicians and Research Careers: Applying the Theory of Planned Behavior
    Edward Krupat; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..We predict that identification with the HMS culture will be closely related to research career choice for URM students;that research career intentions will be higher for all students under the new requirements;..
  12. Discovery to Cure Summer Program
    GIL G MOR; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..This translates to a continued decrease in the number of students selecting applied science as their career choice. The PIs propose that early exposure to an active scientific experience can have a major impact on the ..
  13. MINORITY PROGRAM FOR SOCIETY OF TOXICOLOGY MEETING
    JOSE MANAUTOU; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..programs and undergraduate science departments by providing focused information on toxicology as a biomedical career choice. Progress toward these goals will be evaluated via the use of several evaluation tools including; student and ..
  14. Pregnancy Exposure to Environmental Contaminants: Research and Prevention
    Tracey J Woodruff; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..to transmit scientific information about the effect of environmental contaminants on early development, and to inspire career choice and advocacy in this important area of prenatal environmental health and research.
  15. Kids Seek Cure For Kids
    Emil Bogenmann; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..provide career development and expose students to careers in science and academic medicine. evaluate the outcomes of the program on the student's career choice.
  16. Louisiana SURE Program
    Patricia E Molina; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..RSE is a major predictor of career choice and performance...
  17. Medical Student Summer Program in Integrative Science and Cancer Research
    DANA MARSHALL; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..6. Track the selected students through residency training and ultimate career choice.
  18. An Integrated Curriculum and Community-Based Approach to Career Development
    Phillip D Zamore; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..new training programs, including improved knowledge of scientific career options, increased confidence in career choice, informed and strategic planning for career preparation, and improved career preparation and career outcomes...
  19. MIDWEST REGIONAL NEONATAL-PERINATAL MEDICINE FELLOWSHIP CONFERENCE
    Brian P Hackett; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..career pathway among neonatal-perinatal medicine trainees, 2) identify factors important in career choice among neonatal-perinatal medicine trainees, and 3) facilitate inter-institutional research collaboration...
  20. CCSF, Skyline &SFSU Bridges Program
    STEVE LEE WEINSTEIN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..our campuses, helping to reinforce the message that being a scientist is an attainable goal and an attractive career choice. Our program has two sets of activities...
  21. Research in Infectious Diseases, Microbiology and Immunology for Medical Students
    Timothy F Murphy; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..Several short term outcomes will be tracked;the long term outcome to be tracked will be career choice of the student trainees.
  22. ANOREXIA NERVOSA: PREVALENCE, DETERMINANTS, TREATMENT
    PAUL GARFINKEL; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..was conducted in order to determine if sociocultural pressures to be thin, as exemplified by women who by career choice must focus increased attention on body size, would result in an increase in anorexia nervosa...
  23. 31st Pediatric Nephrology Seminar
    JOSE STRAUSS; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..First, and foremost, is to stimulate interest in pediatric nephrology as a career choice. This is accomplished by actively encouraging the attendance of young trainees who have evidenced an interest ..
  24. Short-term Training Students-Health Professional Schools
    KENNETH CIUFFREDA; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..this experience will foster an interest in them to include vision research as one critical component of their career choice. In the most favorable scenario, they may then wish to enter our combined O.D./M.S. or O.D./Ph.D...
  25. NIMH-COR Honors High School Research Education Grant
    Pamela Banks; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..to stimulate interest and motivation among high school students from racial/ethnic minority groups to make a career choice in science disciplines related to mental health. Four high school students with a GPA of 3.0 or higher (4...
  26. Addiction Counseling: Career Paths & Professionalization
    Diana Wall; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..with addictions counselors in order to gather information regarding the interviewer's understanding of their career choice and the training process...
  27. Women's Health & Aging:Research and Leadership Training
    MARY CARNES; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  28. DVD Consent for Research in Older Schizophrenia Patients
    Dilip Jeste; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The DVD-based consent is not intended to supplant, but rather to supplement, the researcher-participant in-person interaction involved in consent process. ..
  29. NEUROLEPTIC-INDUCED MOVEMENT DISORDERS IN OLDER PATIENTS
    Dilip Jeste; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..We believe that our findings will have major therapeutic implications for the use of antipsychotics, particularly in older patients. ..
  30. Quality of Life Over Time: DCIS vs Early Breast Cancer
    Donna Jeffe; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Findings from this study may lead to ways to improve the QOL of women diagnosed with DCIS. ..
  31. Training/Education: Advance in Clinical Research (RMI)
    MARY CARNES; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Extramural federal research funding for the primary mentors exceeds $80 million annually in direct costs. Thus, this is the right time and UW-Madison is the right place for this far-reaching, innovative training grant. ..
  32. CENTER FOR RESEARCH IN OLDER PEOPLE WITH PSYCHOSES
    Dilip Jeste; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ....
  33. WOMEN'S HEALTH AND AGING: CLINICAL SCIENTIST DEVELOPMENT
    MARY CARNES; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Because women's health research draws predominantly women investigators, this program also addresses the NIH workforce priority of developing women leaders in biomedical and behavioral research. ..
  34. Biomedical Research Training for Science Undergraduates
    Douglas McGregor; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Vital in this connection would be academic counseling that would facilitate the individual's entry into a graduate program in the biomedical sciences. ..
  35. CAREER DEVELOPMENT AWARD IN PEDIATRIC PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY
    Andres Martin; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  36. Gut Ischemia/Reperfusion Injury: Modulation by Nutrients
    Rosemary Kozar; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..The sponsors are an integral part of this arrangement and are especially suited to ensure success of the proposed project...
  37. UW-Madison CTSA Planning Grant
    MARY CARNES; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  38. LATE ONSET SCHIZOPHRENIA--A NEUROPSYCHIATRIC STUDY
    Dilip Jeste; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..g., MRI quantitative analysis, outcome and functioning measures) to the new questions being asked. Our studies should have a major impact on the understanding of schizophrenia and aging. ..
  39. Training & Education:Advanced Multidisciplinary Clinical Research (TEAM) (RMI)
    MARY CARNES; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Thus, this is the right time and UW-Madison is the right place for this far-reaching, innovative training grant. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  40. Metabolic Effects of Newer Antipsychotics in Older Pts
    Dilip Jeste; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..abstract_text> ..
  41. DEVELOPMENTAL CONTROL OF IMMUNOGLOBULIN TRANSCRIPTION
    Michael Atchison; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These studies represent parallel in vitro and in vivo approaches to study gene regulation and cellular differentiation. ..
  42. CHARACTERIZATION OF A NOVEL G PROTEIN IN PLATELETS
    Lawrence Brass; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..All four of these aims will combine biochemical and pharmacologic approaches with studies on genetically engineered mice lacking selected receptors and G proteins, allowing us to better understand platelet activation in vivo. ..
  43. EFFECT OF SHIGATOXIN-1 ON BRAIN ENDOTHELIAL CELLS
    Donald Kohan; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  44. NIMH/M-RISP: ADVANCING RESEARCH IN PUERTO RICO
    Guillermo Bernal; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Twenty-one faculty members and six doctoral students from UPR-RP (Psychology, Political Science and the School of Social Work) and the UPR-Mayagiiez Campus will participate in the proposed MRISP. ..
  45. Vestibular Compensation During Volitional Head Movements
    SHAWN NEWLANDS; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This work is an extension and supplementation of the P.I.'s ongoing career development award project (K-08-DC00182). ..
  46. Industry-Sponsored Research Contracts:An Empirical Study
    Michelle Mello; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The data will be analyzed descriptively and with chi-squared tests and regression analysis. ..
  47. DEVELOPING CIRCADIAN RHYTHMICITY
    Scott Rivkees; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..These studies may also lead to the development of new care practices in Neonatal Intensive Care Units and extend the field of developmental chronobiology to the bedside. ..
  48. Beta-cell differentiation: Role of the smad network
    George Gittes; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..In this way, we hope to use this intracellular signaling as a guide to optimizing the manipulation of pancreatic endocrine progenitor or stem cells into p-cells. ..
  49. Wounded Spirits, Ailing Hearts: PTSD and CVD in Indians
    Spero Manson; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Strategies for preventing PTSD, initiation of early treatment, and the identification of factors that mediate its potentially cardio-toxic effects could reduce morbidity and mortality from CVD. ..
  50. Conf. on Research Education & Training in Otolaryngology
    Jennifer Grandis; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  51. Anti-Adenosine Therapy of Neonatal Brain Injury
    Scott Rivkees; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..It is anticipated that these studies will lead to novel and practical strategies for directly preventing brain injury. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  52. Individualizing Diabetes Care for Older People
    Elbert Huang; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Along with more research training, these studies will also help me reach my overall goal of becoming an independent investigator in the areas of geriatric diabetes and cost-effectiveness analysis. ..
  53. Preventing Postpartum Depression in Adolescent Mothers
    Maureen Phipps; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Findings from this study will have important implications for preventing significant morbidity in adolescent mothers and their children. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  54. Partner Violence: Roles of Work, Job Stress & Drinking
    Genevieve Ames; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..In the study's last year, we will develop IPV and related problem drinking prevention guidelines for the workplace based on environmental and policy changes. ..
  55. BEHAVIORAL CONTRUCTS AND CULTURE IN CANCER SCREENING
    Rena Pasick; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Items will be further refined and tested in a survey with the remaining 750 women six months later, yielding culturally appropriate measures that better predict breast cancer screening among Filipinas and Latinas. ..
  56. Women Physical Disability and Depression: Communities Responding Now!
    DENA MOHAMMAD HASSOUNEH; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..
  57. A Decision Support Tool for Adult Sickle Cell Emergency Department Patients
    Paula Tanabe; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This knowledge will position the candidate to launch a research career as an investigator who will conduct projects aimed at scientifically evaluating mechanisms to improve the care of persons with SCD in the ED setting. ..
  58. Alpha2Beta1 Integrin and Cell Surface MMP-1 Activity
    Samuel Santoro; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..abstract_text> ..
  59. Effect of hormonal contraception on bone mineral density
    Abbey Berenson; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Ultimately, this study will determine which women, if any, are placed at increased risk of osteopenia or osteoporosis as a result of using these hormonal contraceptives during their reproductive years. ..
  60. Fucosylated cell surface molecules in tumor invasion
    STEVEN DOMINO; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..and in 1,2-dimethylhydrazine-induced tumors, in the presence and absence of cell surface alpha(1,2)fucose by crossing mice into the Fut1 and Fut2 null background. ..
  61. Meeting: Development of the Spinal Cord and Neural Crest
    Marianne Bronner Fraser; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ....