The posters available here were presented at the 7th Annual Community Engagement and Research Symposium on March 9, 2018. The Community Engagement and Research Symposium is part of the five-campus clinical and translational science movement across the University of Massachusetts. It is sponsored by the UMass Center for Clinical and Translational Science (UMCCTS) Community Engagement and Research Section.

2018
Friday, March 9th
8:00 AM

Academic Health Collaborative of Worcester

Kelsey Hopkins, Worcester Division of Public Health
Kolawole A. Akindele, University of Massachusetts Medical School
James Gomes, Clark University
Cheryl Hersperger, Worcester State University
Alexis Travis, Worcester Division of Public Health

8:00 AM

Addressing Positive Suicide Screens in the Emergency Department: The Importance of Post-Discharge Follow-up

Colette Houssan, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Alexandra Morena, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Rachel Davis-Martin, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Celine Larkin, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Edwin D. Boudreaux, University of Massachusetts Medical School

8:00 AM

Creating the Capacity to Screen Deaf Women for Perinatal Depression

Kelly S. Wolf Craig, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Melissa L. Anderson, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Kathleen Biebel, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Nancy Byatt, University of Massachusetts Medical School

8:00 AM

Deaf ACCESS: Adapting Consent through Community Engagement and State-of-the-art Simulation (poster)

Melissa L. Anderson, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Timothy Riker, Brown University
Kelly S. Wolf Craig, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Kurt Gagne, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Stephanie Halukin, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Jonah Meehan, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Emma Pici-D’Ottavio, University of Massachusetts Medical School

8:00 AM

Evaluation of the accessibility of structured exercise programs for pregnant women: An analysis of offerings at the YMCAs of Massachusetts

Janelle Driscoll, Tufts University
Vidya Iyer, Tufts Medical Center
Ashley Medeiros, Tufts University
Shobhana Parameshwaran, Tufts Medical Center
Alissa Dangel, Tufts Medical Center

8:00 AM

Implementing "At-the-Elbow" Training in the Emergency Department: Feasibility, Outcomes, and Lessons

Alexandra Morena, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Celine Larkin, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Esther Boama-Nyarko, University of Massachusetts Medical School
John Davey, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Edwin D. Boudreaux, University of Massachusetts Medical School

8:00 AM

Keeping Up with the Times: Opportunities for applied research and quality improvement evaluation in a Child Partial Hospital Program

Jill Donelan, Baystate Medical Center
Stephanie Daly, Baystate Medical Center

8:00 AM

Neonatal Resuscitation and Quality Improvement initiatives at Hopital St Nicolas de Saint Marc, Haiti

Deborah O’Dowd, Worcester State University

8:00 AM

The Healing Garden Institute (HGI): Promoting an integrated approach to disease management for vulnerable inner-city communities of Worcester, MA

Thidi Tshiguvho, The Healing Garden Institute

8:00 AM

The Power of Community Partnerships for Innovative Regional Solutions for Food Justice: A Food Alert Phone Application for Southcoast Massachusetts

Timothy P. Shea, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
Deirdre Healy, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
Sirisha Jujjavarapu, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
Christine Sullivan, Coastline Elderly Services
Joyce Bettencourt, Southeastern MA Food Security Network

8:00 AM

The UMMS Community Engagement Committee

Kolawole A. Akindele, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Suzanne B. Cashman, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Amy Borg, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Linda J. Cragin, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Nathaniel A. K. Erskine, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Barbara B. Estabrook, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Misha Faustina, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Sage Foley, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Sandra Gray, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Tina Grosowsky, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Janet Fraser Hale, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Heather-Lyn Haley, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Robert Layne, University of Massachusetts Medical School
James Leary, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Rebeka Lovato, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Monica Lowell, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Gladys McRell, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Beverly L. Nazarian, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Ekaterina Pivovarova, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Kimberly Reckert, University of Massachusetts Medical School
Sumrine Raja, University of Massachusetts Medical School

8:00 AM

Use of QSEN Based Simulation to Orient Nurse Educators: The Role of The Clinical Teacher

Kimberly Silver Dunker, Worcester State University
Melissa D. Duprey, Worcester State University

8:00 AM

Using Mixed-Methods to Examine Factors that Influence Exercise Prescription from Healthcare Providers: A Community-Engaged Research Project

Sarah M. Camhi, University of Massachusetts Boston
Julie A. Wright, University of Massachusetts Boston
Ana C. Lindsay, University of Massachusetts Boston
Philip J. Troped, University of Massachusetts Boston
Gibbs Saunders, Healthworks Community Fitness
Laura L. Hayman, University of Massachusetts Boston

8:00 AM