Publications + Presentations



AllianceChicago publications span a variety of research topics and peer-reviewed journals:

  • Merle JL, Carroll AJ, Mohanty N, et al. (2023) Pediatric Clinicians’ Perspectives on Assessing Concerns about Young Children’s Social-Emotional Wellbeing in Primary Care. Journal of Child Health Care. doi: 10.1177/13674935231163362 Read here
  • Mishra N, Grant R, Toth Patel M, Guntupalli S, Hamilton A, Carr J, McKnight E, et al. (2023) Automating Case Reporting of Chlamydia and Gonorrhea to Public Health Authorities in Illinois Clinics: Implementation and Evaluation of Findings. JMIR Public Health Surveillance. doi: 10.2196/38868 Read here
  • Carroll AJ, Mohanty N, Wallace A, Langman C, & Smith JD (2023) Perspectives of Primary Care Clinicians on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Pediatric Hypertension. Family & Community Health. doi: 10.1097/FCH.0000000000000358 Read here
  • Dunne W, Adebayo N, Danner S, et al. (2022) A learning health system approach to cancer survivorship care among LGBTQ+ communities. JCO Oncology Practice. 2022;19(1). doi: 10.1200/op.22.00386 Read here
  • Tenfelde S, Joyce C, Tell D, Masinter L, Wallander-Gemkow J, Garfield L (2022) Reducing disparities in postpartum care utilization: Development of a clinical risk assessment tool. Journal of Midwifery & Women’s Health. doi: 10.1111/jmwh.13461 Read here
  • Mohanty, N (2022) CHEC-UP: A Digital Intervention to Reduce Disparities in Well-Child and Immunization Completion in Community Health. Telehealth and Medicine Today, 7(5). doi: 10.30953/thmt.v7.375 Read here
  • O’Brien MJ, Vargas MC, Lopez A, Feliciano Y, Gregory DL, Carcamo P, Mohr L, Mohanty N, Padilla R, et al. (2022) Development of a Novel Clinical Decision Support Tool for Diabetes Prevention and Feasibility of Its Implementation in Primary Care. Preventive Medicine Reports, vol 29. doi: 10.1016/j.pmedr.2022.101979. Read here
  • Wallender Gemkow J, Liss DT, Yang T, Padilla R, et al. (2022) Predicting Postpartum Transition to Primary Care in Community Health Centers. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2022.05.010. Read here
  • Lassar M, Tao K, & Thiede K (2022) Advancing Reproductive Health Equity Through a New Contraceptive Access Initiative. American Journal of Public Health 112, S500_S503. doi: 10.2105/AJPH.2022.306899. Read here
  • Sinsky CA & Panzer J (2022) The Solution Shop and the Production Line — The Case for a Frameshift for Physician Practices. The New England Journal of Medicine. doi: 10.1056/NEJMp2202511. Read here
  • Knapp AA, Carroll AJ, Mohanty N, et al. (2022) A stakeholder-driven method for selecting implementation strategies: a case example of pediatric hypertension clinical practice guideline implementation. Implement Sci Commun, 3, 25. doi: 10.1186/s43058-022-00276-4. Read here
  • Hitsman B, Matthews PA, Papandonatos GD, Cameron KA, Rittner SS, Mohanty N, et al. (2022) An EHR-automated and theory-based population health management intervention for smoking cessation in diverse low-income patients of safety-net health centers: A pilot randomized controlled trial. Translational Behavioral Medicine. in press.
  • Garfield L, Tell D, Masinter L et al. (2021) For low-income women receiving prenatal care, race matters. MIDIRS Midwifery Digest, vol 31, no 4, December 2021, pp 460-465. Read here
  • Mohanty N, Padilla R, Leo MC, et al. (2021) Disparities in Elevated Body Mass Index in Youth Receiving Care at Community Health Centers. Family & Community Health. 44(4), 238-244. doi: 10.1097/FCH.0000000000000307. Read here
  • Lassar M, Tao K, et al. (2021) Closing the contraceptive coverage gap: A multipronged approach to advancing reproductive equity in Illinois. Contraception. doi: 10.1016/j.contraception.2021.05.010. Read here
  • Trick WE, Rachman F, Hinami K, et al. (2021) Variability in comorbidites and health services use across homeless typologies: multicenter data linkage between healthcare and homeless systems. BMC Public Health 21, 917. doi: 10.1186/s12889-021-10958-8. Read here
  • Mohanty N, Salgado C, Rapoport A, Sarma Baxi R, Panzer J, & Simon J (2021) The people, process, and technology for population management in community health. Families, Systems, & Health, 39(1), 112–120. dio: 10.1037/fsh0000591. Read here
  • Simon J, Panzer J, Adetoro E, et al. (2021) Frequency of Administration of Standardized Screening Questions in Federally Qualified Health Centers. JAMA Intern Med. Published online June 14, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamainternmed.2021.2503. Read here
  • Baase MC, Mohanty N, & Renda A (2021) Health Care Institutions Step Up to Support Resilient Communities. Oxford University Press, 125-C9.P88. doi: 10.1093/oso/9780197559383.003.0011. Read here
  • Simon J, Mohanty N, Masinter L, Hamilton A, & Jain A (2021) COVID-19: Exploring the Repercussions of Federally Qualified Health Center Service Delivery and Quality. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 32: 137-144. Read here
  • Moin A, Mohanty N, Tedla YG, Carroll AJ, Padilla R, et el. (2021) Under-recognition of pediatric hypertension diagnosis: Examination of 1 year of visits to community health center. Journal of Clinical Hypertension, 23(2):257-264. doi: 10.1111/jch.14148. Read here
  • Simon MA, Trosman JR, Rapkin B, et al. (2020) Systematic Patient Navigation Strategies to Scale Breast Cancer Disparity Reduction by Improved Cancer Prevention and Care Delivery Processess. An American Society of Clinical Oncology. doi: 10.1200/JOP.19.00314. Read here
  • Smith JD, Mohanty N, Davis MM, et al. (2020) Optimizing the implementation of a population panel management intervention in safety-net clinics for pediatric hypertension (The OpTIMISe–Pediatric Hypertension Study). Implementation Science Communications. 1(1):57. doi: 10.1186/s43058-020-00039-z. Read here
  • Fortmann SP, Bailey SR, Brooks NB, et al. (2020) Trends in smoking documentation rates in safety net clinics. Health Services Research, 2020;00:1-8. Read here
  • Zayed L, Chebli P, Shalabi I et al. (2020) Health Assessment of the Arab American Community in Southwest Chicago. J Community Health, doi:10.1007/s10900-020-00791-2. Read here
  • Mishra NK, Jellison JB, Hamilton A, Carr JB, Padilla RM, & Viator NA (2019) Leveraging Informatics to Identify Reportable Cases: Pilot Findings on Electronic Case Reporting of Chlamydia and Gonorrhea. Journal of public health management and practice: JPHMP. Read here
  • Shechter J, Roy A, Naureckas S, Estabrook C, & Mohanty N (2019) Variables Associated with Emergency Department Utilization by Pediatric Patients with Asthma in a Federally Qualified Health Center. Journal of Community Health, 1-6. Read here
  • Bruno C, Hamilton A, Mohanty N, Fallen A, Kuruna T, Singer S, et al. (2018) Building trust for cross-sector data collaboration. The National Center for Complex Health and Social Needs. Read here
  • Rao G, Naureckas S, Datta A, Mohanty N, Bauer V, et al. (2018) Pediatric hypertension: Diagnostic patterns derived from electronic health records. Diagnosis, 5 (3):157-160. doi:10.1515/dx-2018-0010. Read here
  • Mayer KH, Loo S, Crawford PM, Crane HM, et al. (2018) Excess Clinical Comorbidity Among HIV-Infected Patients Accessing Primary Care in US Community Health Centers. Public Health Reports, 133(1): 109-118. Read here
  • Wagaw F, Okoro C A, Kim S, Park J, & Rachman F (2018) Peer Reviewed: Linking Data From Health Surveys and Electronic Health Records: A Demonstration Project in Two Chicago Health Center Clinics. Preventing chronic disease, 15. Read here
  • Bello J, Mohanty N, Bauer V, Rittner S, & Rao G (2017) Pediatric Hypertension: Provider Perspectives. SAGE Journals. Read here
  • Brown T, Lee J Y, Long T, Shah S, Sanchez T, & Persell SD (2016) Community Health Center Patients’ Response to and Beliefs about Outreach Promoting Clinical Preventive Services. Preventive Medicine Reports. Read here
  • Lindau S, Makelarski J, Abramsohn E, Beiser D, et al(2016) Linking Social Services & Health: CommunityRX – A Population Health Improvement Innovation that Connects Clinics to Communities. Health Affairs, 35:112020-2029. Read here
  • O’Brien MJ, Lee JY, Carnethon MR, Ackermann RT, Vargas MC, Hamilton A, et al. (2016) Detecting Dysglycemia Using the 2015 United States Preventive Services Task Force Screening Criteria: A Cohort Analysis of Community Health Center Patients. PLoS Med, 13(7): e1002074. Read here
  • Mayer KH, Crawford P, Dant L, Gillespie S, Singal R, et al (2016) HIV and hepatitis C virus screening practices in a geographically diverse sample of American community health centers. AIDS Patient Care and STDs, 30(6): 237 -246. Read here
  • Liss DT, Brown T, Lee J, Altergott M, Buchanan DR, Newland A, Park JN, Rittner SS, Baker DW (2016) Diagnostic colonoscopy following a positive fecal occult blood test in community health center patients. Cancer Causes Control. Read here
  • Li V, McBurnie M, Simon M, Crawford P, Leo M, et al. (2016) Impact of social determinants of health on patients with complex diabetes who are served by national safety-net health centers. Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine, 29(3): 356-370. Read here
  • Song H, Li V, Gillespie S, Laws R, Massimino S, Nelson C, et al. (2015) Results of the Community Health Applied Research Network (CHARN) National Research Capacity Survey of Community Health Centers. Progress in community health partnerships: research, education, and action, 9(2), 229-242. Read here
  • Baker DW, Liss DT, Alperovitz-Bichell K, Brown T, Carroll JE, et al. (2015) Colorectal cancer screening rates in community health centers that use electronic health records: A cross sectional study. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved, 26(2): 377-390. Read here
  • Laws R, Gillespie S, Puro J, Van Rompaey S, Quach T, et al. (2014) The community health applied research network (CHARN) data warehouse: A resource for patient-centered outcomes research and quality improvement in underserved, safety net populations. eGEMS, 2(3): 1097. Read here
  • Benkert R, Dennehy P, White J, Hamilton A, Tanner C, Pohl JM (2014) Diabetes and hypertension quality measurement in four safety-net sites: Lessons learned after implementation of the same commercial electronic health record. Applied Clinical Informatics, 5(3): 757–772. Read here
  • Hasnain-Wynia R, Van Dyke K, Youdelman M, Krautkramer C, Ivey SL, et al. (2010) Barriers to collecting patient race, ethnicity, and primary language data in physician practices: An exploratory study. Journal of the National Medical Association, 102(9): 769 – 775. Read here
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    AllianceChicago disseminates research findings through many local, state and national platforms, including the conferences and meetings of these organizations:

    • AcademyHealth Annual Research Meeting
    • AcademyHealth Dissemination and Implementation Conference
    • American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
    • American Medical Association (AMA)
    • American Public Health Association (APHA)
    • Association of Clinicians for the Underserved (ACU)
    • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
    • Healthcare Information and Management Systems Society (HIMSS)
    • Illinois Primary Health Care Association (IPHCA)
    • National Academies of Science Engineering and Medicine (NASEM)
    • National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC)
    • National Health Information Technology for the Underserved
    • Public Health Informatics Conference (PHI)