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Michael P. Cary, PhD, RN
Michael Cary presented on "Home-time following discharge from post-acute rehabilitation for Medicare beneficiaries" at the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine annual conference in Dallas, Texas.
Janet Bettger is the principal investigator in the grant and co-author of the presentation.
Michael Cary has been selected to participate in the NIH Future Research Leaders Conference in conjunction with the NIH Research Festival in Sept. in Bethesda, Maryland. The Future Research Leaders Conference, sponsored by the NIH Chief Officer for Scientific Workforce Diversity, is an inaugural event with the purpose to engage early-stage investigators from diverse backgrounds to learn more about scientific career opportunities at NIH and provide them with an opportunity to interact with NIH scientific leaders and investigators.
Michael Cary was selected into the Duke Science & Society SciComm Fellows Program. Cary was one of 20 Duke University Faculty chosen for the program.
The program provides an opportunity for faculty and postdocs to develop communication skills and put those skills into action. Sessions will include work with experts in science communication, media, narrative and policy, as well as hands-on spoken and written exercises across multiple platforms.
Michael Cary co-authors book section entitled "Physical Health of African Americans" in the 2016 version of The Encyclopedia of Adulthood and Aging. Cary's co-authors include Roland Thorpe, Sarah Szanton and Janiece Walker from John Hopkins and Labarron Hill, Adrienne Morgan and Keith Whitfield from Duke University.
Michael Cary and Christine Tocchi have been selected to join the Duke School of Medicine K Club. The K Club is designed to assist junior faculty, fellows and post-docs in the preparation of Career Development (NIH K) grant applications.
Michael Cary and Elizabeth Merwin co-authored an article entitled "Changes in payment regulation and acute care use for total hip replacement: trends in length of stay, costs, and discharge, 1997 - 2012" in the Journal of Rehabilitation Nursing.
Ruth Anderson, Michael Cary and Beth Merwin co-authored an article entitled "Performance-based outcomes of inpatient rehabilitation facilities treating hip fracture patients in the United States" that has been published in the Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
Michael Cary has been selected to participate in the 2015 Duke course on Leadership Development for Researchers (LEADER). His class includes outstanding scientists from fields in 13 different School of Medicine departments as well as the School of Nursing, Arts & Sciences and the School of Engineering.
Michael Cary and Beth Merwin have published an article entitled "Inpatient rehabilitation outcomes in a national sample of medicare beneficiaries with hip fracture” in the Journal of Applied Gerontology.
Michael Cary attended the Gerontological Society of America Annual Scientific Meeting in New Orleans, La., and presented in symposium recently completed work examining the association between social support and physical functioning in older African Americans.