CHEAR News and Events


Upcoming Events

CHEAR HSR Seminar - Newborn Screening for Cystic Fibrosis in Michigan: Selected Quality Improvement Studies
Mary Kleyn, MS - MDHHS

THURSDAY, MARCH 21, 2019 9:00-10:00 A.M. | 300 N. INGALLS ROOM 6D15

CHEAR Methods Seminar - Zubin Modi, MD
Topics in Pediatric HSR: Journal Club
THURSDAY, march 28, 2019 9:00-10:00 A.M. | 300 N. INGALLS ROOM 6D15

CHEAR HSR Seminar - Samir Gadepalli, MD, MS, MBA
THURSDAY, april 4, 2019 9:00-10:00 A.M. | 300 N. INGALLS ROOM 6D15

MHEO Seminar
thursday, april 4, 2019 3:30-5:00 p.m. | palmer commons boardroom 5

MHEO Seminar
thursday, april 11, 2019 3:30-5:00 p.m. | palmer commons boardroom 5

CHEAR HSR Seminar - Prashant Mahajan, MD, MPH, MBA
THURSDAY, april 18, 2019 9:00-10:00 A.M. | 300 N. INGALLS ROOM 6D15

CHEAR Methods Seminar - Andrew Ryan, PhD
Hot topics in regression analyses
THURSDAY, april 25, 2019 9:00-10:00 A.M. | 300 N. INGALLS ROOM 6D15

CHEAR HSR Seminar - Ryan Barbaro, MD, MS
THURSDAY, May 2, 2019 9:00-10:00 A.M. | 300 N. INGALLS ROOM 6D15

CHEAR HSR Seminar
THURSDAY, May 16, 2019 9:00-10:00 A.M. | 300 N. INGALLS ROOM 6D15

CHEAR Methods Seminar - Ellen Selkie, MD, MPH
Topics in Pediatric HSR: Journal Club
THURSDAY, may 23, 2019 9:00-10:00 A.M. | 300 N. INGALLS ROOM 6D15

Recent CHEAR News

March 2019

Cost puts sports, art programs out of reach for many families
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
HealthDay
US News & World Report

February 2019

New recombinant vaccine most cost-effective alternative for preventing herpes zoster
Lisa Prosser, Ph.D., M.S.
Medscape

Don't open medical pot dispensaries near schools: Poll
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
HealthDay
US News & World Report

Most parents want pot dispensaries away from schools
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
UPI

Parents: Keep medical marijuana dispensaries away from children
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
Michigan Health Lab

January 2019

U-M expands children’s health research with new gift
UofMHealth.org

Most parents know good hygiene, not folklore, helps prevent colds
Gary L. Freed, M.D., M.P.H.
Reuters

Most parents still rely on myths to avoid colds
Gary L. Freed, M.P.H.
CNN

Vitamin C? No wet hair outside? What actually works to prevent kids' colds
Gary L. Freed, M.D., M.P.H.
CBS News

Cold prevention myths still believed by 70 percent of parents
Gary L. Freed, M.D., M.P.H.
Newsweek

The anti-vaxxocalypse: What happens to humanity if vaccine hesitancy continues?
Gary L. Freed, M.D., M.P.H.
Salon

Antibiotics are failing us. Crispr is our glimmer of hope
Kao-Ping Chua, M.D., Ph.D.
WIRED Magazine

25% of antibiotic prescriptions are unnecessary. Here's why that's so dangerous
Kao-Ping Chua, M.D., Ph.D.
TIME

1 in 4 antibiotic prescriptions isn't needed: Study
Kao-Ping Chua, M.D., Ph.D.
HealthDay

Nearly 1 in 4 antibiotic prescriptions are inappropriate
Kao-Ping Chua, M.D., Ph.D.
US News & World Report

Almost a QUARTER of antibiotic prescriptions are unnecessary: One in 6 adults received drugs they didn't need in 2016 - driving us towards antibiotic resistance
Kao-Ping Chua, M.D., Ph.D.
Daily Mail

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December 2018

One in four U.S. parents unprepared for holiday hangover
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
Reuters

Parents, think before you drink this holiday
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
HealthDay

Are parents prepared for holiday hangovers?
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
BBC

Don't let fear keep your patients away!
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
Contemporary Pediatrics

November 2018

Study: Cost and Weight-Loss Potential Matter Most to Bariatric Surgery Patients
Lisa A. Prosser, Ph.D., M.S.
Michigan Health Lab

Survey: Inaccurate information influences parents' flu vaccine choices
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
Michigan Radio

One-third of US parents plan to skip flu shots for their kids this season
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
CNN

October 2018

Michigan researcher recognized by the society for medical decision making
Lisa A. Prosser, Ph.D., M.S.
ASPPH

Parents are postponing vaccines because their kids are scared of the doctor, new study finds
Sarah J Clark, M.P.H.
Romper

What kids -- and parents -- fear most at the doctor's office
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
HealthDay
US News & World Report
Health Magazine

September 2018

Gender nonconforming teens face higher risk of mental distress
Ellen M. Selkie, M.D., M.P.H.
Reuters

Teens sleeping too much, or not enough? Parents can help
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
NPR

U.S. study finds nearly half of parents report sleep problems in teenagers
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
Huffington Post

Why don't teenagers get enough sleep?
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
WDIV-Detroit

Parents blame smartphones, tablets for teens' sleep troubles
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
HealthDay
US News & World Report
Health Magazine
UPI

Substantial racial stereotyping toward young children of color found among white adults who work with them
Susan J. Woolford, M.D., M.P.H.
Harvard School of Public Health

August 2018

Most parents are against teen tattoos
Gary L. Freed, M.D., M.P.H.
Reuters

Survey: Parents concerned about health, employment effects stemming from tattoos
Gary L. Freed, M.D., M.P.H.
WDIV-Detroit

Most parents say tsk, tsk to tattoos for their teens
Gary L. Freed, M.D., M.P.H.
HealthDay
US News & World Report
Health Magazine

How should states support pregnant teens?
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
Contemporary OB/GYN

When a child is extremely short, should a parent consider growth hormone?
David E. Sandberg, Ph.D.
Washington Post
SF Gate

July 2018

When does your child's headache call for a doctor visit?
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
HealthDay
US News & World Report
Health Magazine

June 2018

Science says: What makes something truly addictive
Ellen M. Selkie, M.D., M.P.H.
New York Times

Parents often lack amusement-park safety plans
Gary L. Freed, M.D., M.P.H.
Reuters
Yahoo! News
Business Insider

What if you lose your child at an amusement park?
Gary L. Freed, M.D., M.P.H.
HealthDay
US News & World Report
Health Magazine

May 2018

Many parents say restaurant fare has made kids sick: Poll
Gary L. Freed, M.D., M.P.H.
HealthDay
Health Magazine
US News & World Report

Kids are taking fewer antibiotics, more ADHD meds
Gary L. Freed, M.D., M.P.H.
NPR
HealthDay
Health Magazine
UPI

How a low-carb diet might aid people with type 1 diabetes
Joyce M. Lee, M.D., M.P.H.
The New York Times

Many parents not getting advice on when to start dental visits for their kids
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
The Nation's Health

April 2018

NIH funds a research consortium to address firearm deaths among U.S. children and teens
Lisa A. Prosser, Ph.D., M.S.
Michigan Health Lab

‚ÄčStates should help struggling teen moms, poll finds
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
HealthDay
US News & World Report
Health Magazine
UPI

What you need to be doing about oral health
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
Contemporary Pediatrics

March 2018

Social media makes it both easier and more challenging to parent tweens, poll finds
Sarah J. Clark, M.P.H.
ScienceDaily