PROMoTeR News Archive: 2019

PROMoTeR News Archive: 2019

PROMoTeR Associate Director Chris Lu and colleagues' article "The case for implementing sustainable routine, population-level genomic reanalysis" was published in Genetics in Medicine.

PROMoTeR Director Ann Wu and the PreEMPT Team (including Pamela McMahonNarmeen Rehman, Jennifer Yeh, and Kurt Christensen) presented "Precision Medicine Policy and Treatment (PreEMPT) Model" at a Brown Bag Seminar. 

December

PROMoTeR Director Ann Wu presents to Institute faculty and staff at a Brown Bag seminar.

Director Ann Wu was featured in the Medscape article "Omalizumab Reduces Atopic Dermatitis Severity, Improves QOL in Kids."

Associate Director Chris Lu and colleagues' article "Genomic testing is best integrated into clinical practice when it is actionable" is published in Personalized Medicine

Associate Director Chris Lu and colleagues' article "When should genomic and exome sequencing be implemented in newborns? A call for an update to newborn screening guidelines," is published in Genetics in Medicine.  


November

Associate Director Chris Lu and colleagues' article "Association between suicide death and concordance with benzodiazepine treatment guidelines for anxiety and sleep disorders" was published in General Hospital Psychiatry

Director Ann Wu's editorial "Omalizumab for Atopic Dermatitis: Overtreatment or Lifesaver?" was published in JAMA Pediatrics

Faculty member Sharon Lutz and colleagues' article "COPDGene® 2019: Redefining the Diagnosis of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease," is published in the Journal of the COPD Foundation.

Faculty member Sharon Lutz and colleagues' article "Subtypes of COPD Have Unique Distributions and Differential Risk of Mortality." is published in the Journal of the COPD Foundation.

Director Ann Wu, Administrative Specialist Ryan Walsh, and colleagues' article "Mobile Health and Inhaler-Based Monitoring Devices for Asthma Management," is published in The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice

Ann Wu's editorial "There's an App for That, But Does It Work?" is published in The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice.

Ann WuJoanne Sordillo, Sharon LutzMarie-France Hivert and colleagues' article "Characterization of Longitudinal Wheeze Phenotypes from Infancy to Adolescence in Project Viva, a Pre-Birth Cohort Study," is published in Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology.

Director Ann Wu, Research Assistant Narmeen Rehman, and colleagues' article "The Good, the Bad, and the Unknown of Telemedicine in Asthma and Allergy Practice," is published in The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology: In Practice.

Faculty Joanne SordilloMaryam Asgari, and colleagues' article "Sex-stratified polygenic risk score identifies individuals at increased risk of basal cell carcinoma," is published in Journal of Investigative Dermatology.

Associate Professor Maryam Asgari and Colleagues' article "Leveraging the electronic health record to improve dermatologic care delivery: the importance of finding structure in data." is published in Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology.

Associate Professor Maryam Asgari and colleagues' paper "Immunity to commensal papillomaviruses protects against skin cancer," is published in natureresearch journal.

Associate Professor Maryam Asgari and Colleagues' paper "Association between human leukocyte antigen type and keratinocyte carcinoma risk in renal transplant recipients," is published in Journal of Investigative Dermatology


October

Associate Director, Chris Lu and colleagues' paper "Long-Term Patterns of Oral Anticancer Agent Adoption, Duration, and Switching in Patients With CML," is published in Official Journal Of The National Comprehensive Cancer Network.

Assistant Professor, Sharon Lutz and colleagues' article "eQTL mapping of rare variant associations using RNA-seq data: An evaluation of approaches," is published in PLoS One.


September 2019

Research Scientist II, Joanne Sordillo and colleagues' article "Endotoxin, food allergen sensitization, and food allergy: a complementary epidemiologic and experimental study," is published in Allergy.

Faculty Joanne Sordillo,Sharon Lutz, PROMoTeR Director Ann Wu, and colleagues' article "Pharmacometabolomics of Bronchodilator Response in Asthma and the Role of Age-Metabolite Interactions," is published in Metabolites.

Faculty Marie-France HivertSharon Lutz, and Colleagues' article "Placental DNA Methylation Mediates the Association of Prenatal Maternal Smoking on Birth Weight," is published in American Journal of Epidemiology.

Associate Director Christine Lu and Colleagues' article "Clinical Molecular Marker Testing Data Capture to Promote Precision Medicine Research Within the Cancer Research Network," is published in Journal of Clinical Cancer Informatics


August

PROMoTeR hosted Paul W. Franks, PhD at our most recent PROMoTeR Center Seminar! Dr. Franks spoke in his work in "Precision Prevention in Obesity and Diabetes." 

Paul W. Franks, PhD presents the PROMoTeR August seminar.

July

Research Scientist II, Joanne Sordillo and colleagues' article "Prenatal Oxidative Balance and Risk of Asthma and Allergic Disease in Adolescence," is published in The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology.

Assistant Professor Sharon Lutz and colleagues' article "Effect of population stratification on SNP-by-environment interaction, is published in Genetic Epidemiology.

Research Scientist Joanne Sordillo and colleagues' article "Indoor Bacterial Microbiota and the Development of Asthma by 10.5 years of age" is published in The Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology.

Associate Professor Maryam Asgari and colleagues' article "Correlates of multiple cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma: a retrospective cohort study," is published in Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology.

Associate Director Christine Lu and colleagues' article "Variation in patterns of health care before suicide: A population case-control study," is published in Preventive Medicine.


June

Research Fellow Rachele Hendricks-Sturrup, Collaborator Kathleen Mazor, Associate Professor Christine Lu, and Colleagues' article "Barriers and Facilitators to Genetic Testing for Familial Hypercholesterolemia in the United States: A Review," published in Journal of Personalized Medicine.

Christine Lu and colleagues' article "Diagnosed Mental Health Conditions and Risk of Suicide Mortality," was published in Psychiatric Services.

Marie-France Hivert and colleagues' article "Maternal and fetal genetic effects on birth weight and their relevance to cardio-metabolic risk factors," was published in Nature Genetics.

Collaborator Jennifer Yeh, PhD was featured in Healio discussing her presentation at this years annual ASCOmeeting focused on Population- Base Genetic Testing of Newborns highlighting the work from the PreEMPT project.


May

Christine Lu and colleagues' article "Assessing the Joint Value of Genomic-Based Diagnostic Tests and Gene Therapies," is published in the Journal of Personalized Medicine.

Christine Lu and colleagues' article "Impact of ICD-10-CM Transition on Mental Health Diagnoses Recording," was published in The Journal for Electronic Health Data and Methods.

Research fellow Rachele Hendricks-Sturrup and Christine Lu's publication "Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing Data Privacy: Key Concerns and Recommendations Based on Consumer Perspectives," was published in the Journal of Personalized Medicine.

Research fellow Rachele Hendricks-Sturrup, DHSc, MSc, MA give a recent Brown Bag Seminar talk. Rachele's talk, "Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing (DTC-GT): Current Events & Expectations of Privacy and Nondiscrimination". Great work Rachele! 

Rachele Hendricks-Sturrup, DHSc, MSc, MA presents a Brown Bag seminar.

Christine LuMaryam Asgari, and colleagues' publication "The Impact of the Orphan Drug Act on FDA-Approved Therapies for Rare Skin Diseases and Skin-Related Cancers," is published in Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology.

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Christine Lu and colleagues' publication "The Healthcare Systems Research Network (HCSRN) as an Environment for Dissemination and Implementation Research: A Case Study of Developing a Multi-Site Research Study in Precision Medicine,"  was published in The Journal of Electronic Health Data and Methods.

Maryam Asgari and colleagues' publication "Closing the Gender Wage Gap and Achieving Professional Equity in Medicine" is published in JAMA Network.

Ann Wu and colleagues' publication "A Group Visit for High-Risk Pediatric Asthma Patients: A Quality Improvement Initiative to Improve Asthma Care," is published in Sage Journal.

Rachele Hendricks-Sturrup and Christine Lu's publication "Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing and Potential Loopholes in Protecting Consumer Privacy and Nondiscrimination" is published in JAMA Network.

Many thanks to our May 2019 PROMoTeR Center guest speaker Megan Doerr, MS, LGC. She presented, “Case Studies in Open Models of Precision Medicine: from consent to publication”.

Megan Doerr, MS, LGC presents a PROMoTeR seminar.

February

Rachele Hendricks-Sturrup and Christine Lu's publication "Understanding Implementation Challenges to Genetic Testing for Familial Hypercholesterolemia in the United States," is featured in the Journal for Personalized Medicine.


January

Leland Hull, MD, MPH visited DPM on January 24th and presented, "Gene-based prescribing in the Department of Veterans Affairs" as a guest speaker for the PROMoTeR Center.

Leland Hull, MD, MPH presents a PROMoTeR seminar.