CHBC in the News

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

October 17, 2012

Antoinette Schoenthaler, EdD, was awarded a two year grant from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality which will lay the foundation for an evidence base for specific Personal Health Record functionalities and concurrent workflows for community-based blood pressure monitoring programs, empowered through consumer health IT, to implement core elements of the Chronic Care Model.

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May 04, 2012

Dr. Joseph Ravenell was awarded the 2012 Trailblazer Award at the Omega Psi Phi Fraternity, Inc.’s , Psi Lambda Lambda Chapter Scholarship Dinner on May 4, 2012 for his dedication, outstanding leadership, and work in the African American community and Medical field. Click here to see a photo of Dr. Ravenell receiving his award.

Joseph Ravenell, MD

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May 02, 2012

Gbenga Ogedegbe, MD, MPH, was awarded a five-year U01 grant from the NIH, where he will be testing the idea that task shifting of primary care duties from physicians to non-physician health care providers is a potentially cost-effective strategy for mitigating systems-level barriers to optimal hypertension control in Sub Saharan Africa. As an expert in these areas, Dr. Ogedegbe will be collaborating between the World Health Organization, Ghana Regional Health Care Services, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology, Loyola University and NYU School of Medicine.

Gbenga Ogedegbe, MD, MPH

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January 15, 2012

Gbenga Ogedegbe, MD, MPH, was recently awarded a five-year K24 grant from the National Institutes of Health to mentor new investigators

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