Congratulations to Donna Biederman, associate professor; and her colleagues Julia Gamble of the Duke Outpatient Clinic and Sally Wilson of Project Access Durham County on their award, “Safe Hospital Discharge Transitions for Homeless Patients with Opiate Risk or Addiction.” The grant is awarded from the Duke Endowment through the Department of Population Health.
Donna Biederman, associate professor, was recently a panelist for a facilitated discussion “Just DO It – Starting Small in Medical Respite” at the National Health Care for the Homeless Council conference and policy symposium. The discussion focused on how to start a homeless medical respite program with limited fin
Donna Biederman, associate professor, and colleagues were recently interviewed for "The Measure of Everyday Life," a weekly public radio program featuring researchers, practitioners and professionals discussing their work to improve the human condition. You can listen to their 30-minute interview "The intersection of health and housing" here.
Donna Biederman, associate professor, along with research colleagues Emily Carmody from the North Carolina Coalition to End Homelessness and Mina Silberberg from Duke University School of Medicine, recently hosted an all-day research symposium.
Donna Biederman, associate professor; and Christian Douglas, senior statistician; recently published an article entitled "Identifying Patients Experiencing Homelessness in an Electronic Health Record and Assessing Qualification for Medical Respite: A Five-Year Retrospective Review" in the Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved.
Donna Biederman, associate professor; and Susan Little, DNP '17 and consulting associate; recently earned their certification in public health (CPH).
This credential is awarded by the National Board of Public Health Examiners, is the mark of a public health professional and is recognized as a national board certification by the NC Board of Nursing.
Donna Biederman, associate professor; and Christian Douglas, senior statistician; recently published an article entitled "Health care utilization following a homeless medical respite pilot program" in Public Health Nursing.
Donna Biederman, associate professor, recently published an article entitled "Joining Forces: The Benefits and Challenges of Conducting Regulatory Research With a Policy Advocate" in Housing Policy Debate. Co-authors include Mina Silberberg of Duke University and Emily Carmody of the North Carolina Coalition to End Homelessness.