Cycle Awardees Project Title





Will LaPlant, MD, MPH, Rebecca Bloch, MD, and Tania Strout, PhD, RN, MS

Department of Emergency Medicine

Transgender Health in a Regional Emergency Department: Assessing Barriers to Medical Services and Caregiver Preparedness to Create a Targeted Educational Intervention
Thomas Gearan, MD, Kristen Sciacca, MD, and William Medd, MD

Department of Internal Medicine and Stephens Memorial Hospital

Development of a Rural Internal Medicine Track within the MMC Internal Medicine Residency Program
James Whiting, MD, Sarah Cairo, MD, MPH, and Justin Wilkes, MD

Department of Surgery

Changing the Surgical Residency:  A Qualitative Study of Residents’ and  Faculty Experiences One Year After Implementation
James Powers, MD, FACC, Amy E. Riviere, DO, and Daniel Meyer, MD

Departments of Cardiovascular Services/ Internal Medicine

Patient Activation and the Atrial Fibrillation Clinical Transformation project
Hana Akselrod, MD, Ann Skelton, MD, and Tina Holt, MD

Departments of Internal Medicine and Family Medicine

Population Health Curriculum Development Project




Leah Mallory, MD

The Barbara Bush Children’s Hospital at Maine Medical Center

Development of a Simulation-Based Tool for the Assessment of Inter-Professional Teamwork in Pediatric Residents
Mary Becker, MD, Isabella Stumpf, DO, and Lisa Yeh, MD

Department of Palliative Medicine

Patient-Provider Communication Project
Kathleen Fairfield, MD, MPH, DrPH, Paul Han, MD, MA, MPH, Kristen Sciacca, MD, Jason Lachance, MD, and Sean Lena, DO

Center for Outcomes Research & Evaluation

Developing a Toolkit for Resdiency and Fellowship Directors for shared Decision Making in Graduate Medical Education
Dina J. McKelvy, MA, MLS, AHIP

Library & Knowledge Services

 Proposal for Center for Medical Humanities