Some recent highlights of hospitalist engagement in academic research:

photo of Shrirang M. Gadrey, MBBS, MPH

“Defining novel signatures of airway obstruction in pediatric asthma using UVA’s proprietary Analysis of Respiratory Kinematics (ARK) technology”
Research grant from Coulter Translational Research Partnership
Shrirang Gadrey, MBBS, MPH, in collaboration with W. Gerald Teague, MD, of the University of Virginia Department of Pediatrics.

photo of Andrew Parsons, MD

“A clinical reasoning assessment and coaching tool for nephrology fellows.”
Research grant from the American Society of Nephrology (ASN) William and the Sandra Bennett Clinical Scholar Program
Andrew Parsons, MD, MPH, in collaboration with Karen Warburton, MD, of the University of Virginia Division of Nephrology and a multi-institutional team

photo of Rahul Mehta, MBBS

Retrospective study evaluating the impact of cardiovascular risk factors on post-operative adverse events after hip fracture surgery
In collaboration with David Weiss, MD, (Professor, Orthopedic Surgery), Sula Mazimbam MD, MPH, (Associate Professor, Cardiology), and Wendy Novicoff, PhD, (Professor, Public Health), Rahul Mehta, MBBS, is currently conducting this study investigating the role of novel echocardiographic parameters such as the Subendocardial Viability Index (SVI) and Left Atrial Volumetric/Mechanical Coupling Index (LACI) as they relate to adverse post-operative hip fracture surgery-related major adverse cardiac events.