CHBC in the News

A selection of news items written by or involving CHBC faculty members.

April 16, 2015

Stacy Loeb, MD, is quoted.

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April 14, 2015

The research of Joshua D. Lee, MD, MSc, is discussed, and he is quoted.

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October 17, 2014

An op-ed by Gbenga Ogedegbe, MD, MPH, and Cheryl Healton, DrPH, discusses the lessons to be learned from failures at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital.

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September 04, 2014

A team of medical professionals from NYU Langone and Bellevue Medical Center is offering free health assessments to customers of a barbershop in Harlem, among others, as part of an effort to better serve a community that studies find don’t get regular checkups. Joseph Ravenell, MD, MS, and Stephen Wall, MD, MS, are interviewed.

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August 19, 2014

Girardin Jean-Louis, PhD, was awarded a five-year R01 grant from NIH/NIMHD to build capacity to support evaluation and referral of black men and women at risk for sleep apnea at the community level. The grant entitled “Tailored Peer-Based Sleep Health Education and Social Support in Blacks with OSA” will examine whether a culturally and linguistically tailored peer-based sleep health intervention will increase adherence to recommended sleep apnea screening and treatment among blacks in barbershops, beauty salons and churches. Three hundred and ninety eight blacks will be enrolled in the study and will be followed for a year to evaluate intervention response.

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