About Kelsey Bennett

Posts by Kelsey Bennett:

Epic Tip of the Week: August 9, 2019

Epic Tip of the Week: August 9, 2019

New Ambulatory Referral to Gilchrist Hospice Refer to Gilchrist Hospice at GBMC by entering the order Ambulatory Referral to Hospice (REF35). The appropriate location must be chosen for an ambulatory referral. Please indicate the patient specific treatments and equipment that will be required. Use Chart Completion In Basket Folder to Address Chart Deficiencies The encounter(...)

Read More

A multimodality test to guide the management of patients with a pancreatic cyst

A multimodality test to guide the management of patients with a pancreatic cyst

ARTICLE: A multimodality test to guide the management of patients with a pancreatic cyst AUTHORS: Simeon Springer, David L. Masica, Marco Dal Molin, Christopher Douville, Christopher J. Thoburn, Bahman Afsari, Lu Li, Joshua D. Cohen, Elizabeth Thompson, Peter J. Allen, David S. Klimstra, Mark A. Schattner, C. Max Schmidt, Michele Yip-Schneider, Rachel E. Simpson, Carlos Fernandez-Del(...)

Read More

Panek Hosts Society of Hospital Medicine Podcast

Panek Hosts Society of Hospital Medicine Podcast

Tiffani Panek, administrator of the Division of Hospital Medicine, hosted the first episode of the new Society of Hospital Medicine (SHM) podcast, WELL: Wellness, Engagement, Leadership & Learning. In it, she interviews four members of the SHM Board of Directors about what they do for SHM, and what they hope for SHM's members. For this(...)

Read More

Clark Serves as Co-Chair of Look AHEAD Study

Clark Serves as Co-Chair of Look AHEAD Study

Jeanne Clark, professor and director of the Division of General Internal Medicine, recently accepted an invitation to serve as the co-chair of the Look AHEAD study. This study is a multicenter randomized, 12-year NIH clinical trial to examine the effects of a lifestyle intervention designed to achieve and maintain weight loss over the long term through(...)

Read More

7 DOM Specialties Ranked by U.S. News & World Report

7 DOM Specialties Ranked by U.S. News & World Report

The U.S. News & World Report 2019-20 Best Hospitals list once again showcased an impressive number of Department of Medicine specialties. While unsurprising, the results are an effect of the unparalleled contributions put forth by the individuals in our department on a daily basis. We would like to take this opportunity to give thanks to the(...)

Read More

Developments from the Development Office

Developments from the Development Office

The Department of Medicine Development team, in partnership with exceptional faculty, staff and academic leaders, produced outstanding philanthropic results raising $28.8M in fiscal year 2019. Our collaboration resulted in numerous transformational donor stories. Here are a few highlights: An anonymous donor has committed to supporting four faculty members as Center for Innovative Medicine (CIM) Scholars.(...)

Read More

Xing Named Dean of the School of Medicine of SUSTech

Xing Named Dean of the School of Medicine of SUSTech

Mingzhao Xing, professor in the Division of Endocrinology, was named the founding dean of the School of Medicine at the Southern University of Science and Technology (SUSTech) in Shenzhen, China. On July 1, he began his role leading the effort to build a new modern medical school. He hopes to promote further collaboration between SUSTech(...)

Read More

The Right and Left Hands of the State — Two Patients at Risk of Deportation

The Right and Left Hands of the State — Two Patients at Risk of Deportation

ARTICLE: The Right and Left Hands of the State — Two Patients at Risk of Deportation AUTHORS: Anita Berlin, Victoria Koski-Karell, Kathleen R. Page and Sarah Polk JOURNAL: N Engl J Med. 2019 Jul 18;381(3):197-201. doi: 10.1056/NEJMp1811607. Twenty-year-old Ms. Z. presented to the emergency department (ED) of a hospital in London, anxious and hyperventilating after 4(...)

Read More

Meza Receives ALACRITY Pilot Grant

Meza Receives ALACRITY Pilot Grant

Benjamin Meza, fellow in the Division of General Internal Medicine, received the 2019 ALACRITY Pilot Grant for his project titled, “Understanding Social Network Characteristics that Influence Smoking Cessation among Adults with Serious Mental Illness." The ALACRITY Center for Health and Longevity in Mental Illness is dedicated to improving physical health and reducing premature mortality among people with(...)

Read More