Interdisciplinary Collaborations

Highlighted below are collaborations between EDHM faculty and faculty from Emory University Schools of Medicine, Nursing, Public Health, Business, Centers for Disease Control, and Emory Healthcare and its affiliated facilities:

Akopov V. Lean Methodology and Discharge Process
Collaborators:
Sandra Thomason MSN RN NE-BC, Kimberly Graham RN, Pamela Graham RN, Celeste Mims RN MSN, Department of Nursing
Sandra Mullings LCSW C-ASWCM, Department of Social Services, Emory Healthcare
Karen O'Donald CPA, Administration, Emory Healthcare
Richard Gitomer MD, Chief Quality Officer, Emory University Hospital Midtown

Bhalla B. Biomarkers in Low Ejection Fraction Heart Failure
Collaborator:
Javed Butler MD MPH, Division of Cardiology

Clarke K. Reducing Catheter-Associated Urinary Tract Infections in a Community Hospital
Collaborators:
Bonnie Norrick CLS EdM CIC, Penny Hill RN, and Diane Williams, Infection Control Department, West Georgia Health System
Kirk Easley MS and Yi Pan MS, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University

Kobaidze K. Multi-Drug Resistant Klebsiella transmission
Collaborators:
Carolyn Gould MD, Division of Infections Diseases and Division of Healthcare Quality & Promotion, CDC

Payne C. Teaching Residents Effective Transitions of Care
Collaborators:
Eva Rimler MD, Division of General Medicine
Manuel Eskildsen MD, Division of Geriatrics

Tong D. Inpatient Glycemic Control in Patients with Cystic Fibrosis
Collaborators:
Lindy Wolfenden MD, Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care
Vin Tangpricha MD, Division of Endocrinology and Metabolism

Stein J. Goal Directed Teamwork and Dynamic Dashboards
Collaborators:
Dee Cantrell RN, Chief Information Officer Emory Healthcare Information Services
Carolyn Hill RN, Department of Nursing
 
Wise K. Hospitalist Staffing Models in the Intensive Care Unit
Collaborators:
Ken Leeper MD, Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care
Byron Williams, MD, Division of Cardiology