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June 18, 2018 • Announcements, News
Seize the Moment: Revered geriatric psychiatrist transitions to retirement
June 18, 2018 • Announcements, News
Seize the Moment: Revered geriatric psychiatrist transitions to retirement
Two decades ago Indiana University Center for Aging Research center scientist and Regenstrief Institute distinguished research scientist Hugh Hendrie surveyed physician retirees and spouses. He found that nearly 90 percent of the retired physicians and an equal percentage of the spouses were “mostly satisfied” with their retirement.     In addition to remaining physically healthy, […]
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June 11, 2018 • Announcements, News
Gold Foundation award named in honor of Regenstrief Institute investigator Rich Frankel
June 11, 2018 • Announcements, News
Gold Foundation award named in honor of Regenstrief Institute investigator Rich Frankel
INDIANAPOLIS – The Arnold P. Gold Foundation Research Institute recently created the Richard Frankel Award for Creating a Loving Community, in recognition of the contributions and achievements of Regenstrief Institute investigator and Indiana University professor of medicine Richard M. Frankel, PhD. Internationally respected for his contributions and achievements in fostering humanism in medical education, practice and […]
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May 08, 2018 • Announcements, News
Agile Implementation: Reengineering dissemination of healthcare in the US
May 08, 2018 • Announcements, News
Agile Implementation: Reengineering dissemination of healthcare in the US
INDIANAPOLIS — In a study published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, clinician-researchers and implementation scientists from the Regenstrief Institute, Eskenazi Health, and Indiana University address the escalating need for faster implementation of healthcare innovation. The authors present Agile Implementation, a simple new methodology which they designed, developed, embedded and tested. Agile Implementation […]
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April 17, 2018 • Announcements, News
April 17, 2018 • Announcements, News
Better education during childhood decreases risk of dementia in African Americans
INDIANAPOLIS – A newly published observational study from the Regenstrief Institute and Indiana University has found that increased levels of education, particularly for those who grew up in low-income rural areas, was significantly associated with the decrease in the risk of dementia and Alzheimer’s disease in older African Americans previously reported by the same research […]
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April 09, 2018 • Announcements, News
April 09, 2018 • Announcements, News
Controlling blood pressure even when older can prevent dementia in African Americans
INDIANAPOLIS – Controlling blood pressure with any of the commonly prescribed antihypertensive medications can prevent dementia in older African-Americans with hypertension according to a new study from Regenstrief Institute researchers.   African Americans are especially at risk of both hypertension and dementia. The new study provides substantial evidence of significant reduction of risk of onset […]
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April 05, 2018 • Announcements
April 05, 2018 • Announcements
Regenstrief expert in symptoms and pain receives Society of General Internal Medicine’s highest award
INDIANAPOLIS – Kurt Kroenke, MD, a Regenstrief Institute investigator and the director of the institute’s education and training programs, has been named the recipient of the Society of General Internal Medicine’s Robert J. Glaser award, the organization’s highest award. “The very fabric of modern primary care in the United States and internationally has been woven […]
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April 03, 2018 • Announcements
April 03, 2018 • Announcements
Callahan to serve as medical society’s 2018 Distinguished Professor of Geriatrics
INDIANAPOLIS – Christopher M. Callahan, MD, the founding director of the Indiana University Center for Aging Research and a Regenstrief Institute investigator, will serve as the Society of General Internal Medicine’s Distinguished Professor of Geriatrics at the organization‘s 2018 annual meeting in Denver from April 11 to 14. Over nearly three decades, Dr. Callahan has […]
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November 13, 2017 • Announcements
November 13, 2017 • Announcements
From the CEO
I hope you were able to enjoy time (and great food) with family and friends this past Thanksgiving. As I’m sure many of you do, I sometimes become reflective on these occasions, marking the passage of time and how things change over the years. This is especially true as I approach my first anniversary at […]
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September 15, 2017 • Announcements
September 15, 2017 • Announcements
Center for Cancer Population Analytics and Patient-Centered Informatics earns Signature Center status
Following three successful years of formative work, the Center for Cancer Population Analytics and Patient-Centered Informatics has been named an IUPUI Signature Center.  Led by Indiana University Associate Professor of Medicine and Regenstrief Research Scientist David Haggstrom, MD, MAS, the center’s scientific core – representing productive collaborations with the IU Schools of Medicine, Informatics and […]
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August 07, 2017 • Announcements
August 07, 2017 • Announcements
Alexia Torke appointed associate chief, Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics
Alexia Torke, MD was appointed associate division chief for the Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics for the Indiana University School of Medicine effective July 1, 2017. The announcement was made by Greg Sachs, MD, chief of the Division of General Internal Medicine and Geriatrics. Torke will be assuming responsibility to assist the Division […]
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March 07, 2017 • Announcements
March 07, 2017 • Announcements
OPTIMISTIC improves care by avoiding unnecessary hospital stays for nursing home residents
INDIANAPOLIS – The OPTIMISTIC model of care, an innovative program developed and implemented by clinician-researchers to prevent unnecessary hospitalizations of long-stay nursing home residents reduced hospitalizations for diagnoses considered potentially avoidable by nearly 40 percent and total hospitalizations by 25 percent according to a study published in the March issue of the journal Health Affairs. […]
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March 02, 2017 • Announcements
March 02, 2017 • Announcements
New Regenstrief-McDonald chair supports data standards critical to health information exchange
INDIANAPOLIS – The Regenstrief-McDonald Chair in Data Standards has been established and endowed by the Regenstrief Foundation at Indiana University School of Medicine. The new position honors and perpetuates the legacies of two giants who have focused on improving human health — Sam Regenstrief, the namesake of the foundation and of the internationally respected Regenstrief […]
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February 14, 2017 • Announcements
February 14, 2017 • Announcements
Nadia Nguyen Adams named to IBJ’s Forty Under 40 Class of 2017
INDIANAPOLIS — Indiana University Center for Health Innovation and Implementation Science Chief Operating Officer Nadia Nguyen Adams, MHA is working to empower doctors, nurses and other clinicians with the information, services, and support needed to provide the best care, at a lower cost, for better health outcomes for over 10 million residents of Indiana, Illinois, […]
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October 18, 2016 • Announcements
Regenstrief Institute selects Ohio State’s Peter Embi as new leader
October 18, 2016 • Announcements
Regenstrief Institute selects Ohio State’s Peter Embi as new leader
INDIANAPOLIS – Peter J. Embi, MD, MS, an internationally recognized expert in biomedical informatics, has been named the new president and chief executive officer of the Regenstrief Institute Inc., a global leader dedicated to improving health and healthcare through innovations and research in biomedical informatics, health services, and aging.
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October 06, 2016 • Announcements
October 06, 2016 • Announcements
Debra K. Litzelman awarded Mastership in the American College of Physicians
INDIANAPOLIS — Debra K. Litzelman, MA, MD, MACP, has been awarded Mastership in the American College of Physicians (ACP), the national organization of internists. Dr. Litzelman is the D. Craig Brater Professor of Global Health Education and Professor of Medicine at the Indiana University School of Medicine (IUSM), a Senior Research Scientist at the Regenstrief […]
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September 29, 2016 • Announcements
Thomas Inui honored as distinguished alum by Johns Hopkins University
September 29, 2016 • Announcements
Thomas Inui honored as distinguished alum by Johns Hopkins University
INDIANAPOLIS – Thomas Inui, MD, a Regenstrief Institute investigator and a past president and CEO of the institute, has been awarded a 2016 distinguished alumnus award by the Bloomberg School of Public Health at Johns Hopkins University. Dr. Inui is the Joe and Sarah Ellen Mamlin Professor Emeritus of Global Health Research and a professor emeritus of medicine at Indiana University School of Medicine.
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September 01, 2016 • Announcements
New Regenstrief Institute website is live
September 01, 2016 • Announcements
New Regenstrief Institute website is live
Welcome to the new online home of Regenstrief Institute. We invite you to learn about a place where for over 45 years, people from disciplines have come together to create pathways to better health through healthcare research, infrastructure and systems innovation, and education and knowledge-sharing. Data and technology may be our tools, but caring for […]
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