19th Annual Community Health Symposium

ABSTRACTS & POSTERS

Since 2002
The Community Health Symposium was designed by medical students to showcase a wide range of services and partnership projects undertaken by Stanford students, residents, staff, and faculty. Abstracts are community health projects conducted in underserved communities aimed at improving population health outcomes locally, nationally, and globally.

Congratulations to all those presenting their work today! We commend your effort, dedication,  and long-term commitment to serving and elevating diversity, inclusion, and equity, in our most vulnerable populations.

This year we are proud and excited to present you the following posters/abstracts, categorized as follows:

A. Improving Health Care Access, Service, and Quality
B. Promotion of Health Awareness and Healthcare Access Through Education
C. Building Capacity Locally and Globally  

ABSTRACTS | 1-20

In alpha order by First Author's Last Name | Acharya  to  Martinez Mulet

AUTHORS | Mukund Acharya, PhD, Kavitha Ramchandran, MD, Claire Bleymaier, MPH, BSN, RN, Ashley Bragg,BS, Grant Smith, MD

TITLE | VIRTUAL PALLIATIVE CARE EDUCATION FOR THE SOUTH ASIAN COMMUNITY

COMMUNITY PARTNER | SUKHAM

CATEGORY | B

AUTHORS | Jude Alawa, BA, MPhil; Lucas Walz, BA; Samir Al-Ali; Nikhil Harle; Eleanor Wiles, BA; Mohamed Abdullahi Awale, MD; Deqo Mohamed, MD; Kaveh Khoshnood, PhD, MPH

TITLE | KNOWLEDGE OF AND PREPAREDNESS FOR COVID-19 AMONG SOMALI HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONALS: A CROSS SECTIONAL STUDY

COMMUNITY PARTNER | THE HAGARLA INSTITUTE

CATEGORY |  A,B,C

AUTHORS | Jude Alawa, BA, MPhil; Samir Al-Ali; Lucas Walz, BA; Eleanor Wiles, BA; Nikhil Harle; Mohamed Abdullahi Awale, MD; Deqo Mohamed, MD; Kaveh Khoshnood, PhD, MPH

TITLE | KNOWLEDGE AND PERCEPTIONS OF COVID-19, PREVALENCE OF PRE-EXISTING CONDITIONS, AND ACCESS TO ESSENTIAL RESOURCES AND HEALTH SERVICES IN SOMALI IDP CAMPS

COMMUNITY PARTNER | THE HAGARLA INSTITUTE

CATEGORY | A,B,C

AUTHORS | Rebecca Bromley-Dulfano, MS, Susan Lowery, MPH; Bonnie Broderick, MPH, RD

TITLE | SANTA CLARA COUNTY CLIMATE CHANGE PLANNING AND VULNERABILITY ASSESSMENT

COMMUNITY PARTNER SANTA CLARA COUNTY PUBLIC HEALTH DEPARTMENT

CATEGORY | C

 

 

AUTHORS | Shannon Byrnes, BS, PA-S; Michele Toussaint, MS, PA-C

TITLE | HEALTHCARE UTILIZATION, BARRIERS, AND NEEDS OF A LOW-INCOME COMMUNITY IN SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA

COMMUNITY PARTNER | SANTA MARIA URBAN MINISTRY

CATEGORY |  A

AUTHORS | Antonio Chahine, MSPH, CPH, MD Candidate, Nicole Frances Williams, MSW, Juan Hernandez, Bri Seoane, MPA, Glenda Estioko  

TITLE | HEALTH OF LATINX, IMMIGRANT FAMILIES IN THE CENTRAL VALLEY AND SALINAS

COMMUNITY PARTNER | RONALD MCDONALD HOUSE CHARITIES BAY AREA

CATEGORY | C

AUTHORS | Jose L Condor; Isela Blanco-Velazquez; Michele Escobar; Ines Campero; Patricia Rodriguez Espinosa,PhD, MPH; Lisa Goldman Rosas, PhD, MPH; & Abby C King, PhD.

TITLE | USING RIPPLE EFFECTS MAPPING TO IDENTIFY INTENDED AND UNINTENDED OUTCOMES OF A COMMUNITY-BASED PHYSICAL ACTIVITY INTERVENTION TARGETING LOW-INCOME MID-LIFE AND OLDER ADULTS

COMMUNITY PARTNER | LEADING AGE

CATEGORY | C

AUTHORS | Jeffrey G. Edwards, Stanford University School of Medicine & Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; John Morkos, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine; and Moeen Aboabdo MBBCh, Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland - Medical University of Bahrain & Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

TITLE | UTILIZING COMMUNITY NETWORKS IN BARBER SHOPS AND SALONS TO ADDRESS COVID-19 VACCINE HESITANCY IN BALTIMORE, MARYLAND

COMMUNITY PARTNER | 1009 E LOMBARD ST BARBER SHOP

CATEGORY | B

AUTHORS | Jeffrey G. Edwards; Sam Gyurdzhyan; Ysabel Duron; Dale Gene O'Brien, MD; Manali  Patel, MD MPH, MS; Lisa Goldman Rosas, PhD, MPH

TITLE | ADDRESSING CANCER DISPARITIES USING COMMUNITY HEALTH ADVOCATES DURING COVID-19

COMMUNITY PARTNER | THE LATINO CANCER INSTITUTE

CATEGORY | A,B

Poster: Please see  joint presentation with Sam Gyurdzhyan Abstract 12 below.  

AUTHORS | Gabriela V Escobar, Ashley H Jowell, MS, Valeria M Ordonez, Janine S Bruce, DrPH, MPH, Christina AHecht, PhD, Anisha I Patel, MD, MSPH, MSHS

TITLE | SCHOOL DISTRICTS’ EFFORTS TO REDUCE FOOD INSECURITY IN CALIFORNIA’S SAN JOAQUIN VALLEY DURING THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC

COMMUNITY PARTNER | DOLORES HUERTA FOUNDATION, CULTIVA LA SALUD

CATEGORY | C

AUTHORS | Liana Gefter, MD, MPH, Nancy Morioka Douglas, MD,MPH, Ashini Srivastava, MBBS, MPH, Ileana Ponce MD MPH, Sonal Patil MD MSPH, Can Angela Jiang, MD and Eunice Rodriguez, DrPH

TITLE | BUILDING PARTNERSHIPS TO IMPROVE HEALTH EDUCATION AND HEALTHY BEHAVIORS IN RURAL LOW-INCOME COMMUNITIES DURING THE COVID19 PANDEMIC

COMMUNITY PARTNER | CHWCMR

CATEGORY | B

AUTHORS | Samvel Gyurdzhyan; Jeffrey Edwards; Ysabel Duron; Dale O'Brien, MD, MPH; Manali Patel MD, MPH,MS; Lisa Goldman Rosas, PhD, MPH

TITLE | REDUCING CANCER DISPARITIES THROUGH AN INNOVATIVE COMMUNITY ACADEMIC PARTNERSHIP

COMMUNITY PARTNER | LATINO CANCER INSTITUTE

CATEGORY |  A,B,C

AUTHORS |  Victoria Harbour, Vongai Mlambo, Alondra Valencia

TITLE | COMMUNITY-STUDENT PARTNERSHIPS TO DELIVER INFLUENZA VACCINES DURING A PANDEMIC

COMMUNITY PARTNER | MONTEREY MUSHROOMS, BRISBANE LIONS CLUB, CTKPH, OUR LADY OF REFUGE, NORCAL SALVATION ARMY, SMCL

CATEGORY | A

 

 

AUTHORS | Rhana Hashemi, MS Candidate Community Health Prevention Research

TITLE | ASIAN AMERICAN DRUG WAR HEALING CIRCLES

COMMUNITY PARTNER | THE CENTER FOR POLITICAL DRUG EDUCATION

CATEGORY | B

AUTHORS |  P5: Taylor Hollis; Juliana Baratta, MS; Gisselle DeLeon; Raquel Garcia; Gaby Li; Donna Zulman MD
Community Partner Co-authors: Stephen Russell, MD; Robert Fortuna, MD; Carlie Stein, MD; ClydeBeverly; Tyler Acton; Sonya Yawn; Yasmine Griffiths; Gazania Mccoy

TITLE | PRESENCE FOR RACIAL JUSTICE: COMMUNITY CLINIC PARTNERSHIPS TOPROMOTE HEALTH EQUITY AND RACIAL JUSTICE IN HEALTH CARE

COMMUNITY PARTNER | ROOTS COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER, CULVER MEDICAL GROUP IN ROCHESTER, UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA CLINIC IN LEEDS, CHURCH HEALTH IN MEMPHIS

CATEGORY | B,C

AUTHORS | Taylor Hollis; Mayra Reyes; Yasmine Griffiths, MPH; Temesgen Woldeyesus, MD; Ana Coutinho, MD, MHS; Kim Osborn, MPA; Erika Schillinger, MD; Jonathan Shaw, MD MS; N. Kenji Taylor, MD MSc

TITLE | ROOTS-STANFORD PARTNERSHIP: IMPROVING TELEHEALTH ACCESS AND COVID OUTREACH FOR SPANISH-SPEAKING COMMUNITY MEMBERS IN ALAMEDA AND SANTA CLARA COUNTY

COMMUNITY PARTNER | ROOTS COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTER

CATEGORY | A

AUTHORS | Eric Jenkins; Josh Taylor; Sherry Wren, MD; Liana Gefter, MD

TITLE | STANFORD EAST PALO ALTO HEALTH CAREER COLLABORATIVE: DESIGN AND OUTCOMES OF A REMOTE HEALTHCARE EDUCATION PIPELINE PROGRAM FOR URM AND FGLI HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS

COMMUNITY PARTNER | EAST PALO ALTO HEALTH CAREER COLLABORATIVE

CATEGORY | B

AUTHORS | Kate LeBlanc, Matthew Zheng, Sawye Raygani, Noah Magbual, Dr. Mina Charon, Dr. Mitchell Lunn

TITLE | DEVELOPING A NEEDS ASSESSMENT TO GUIDE CARE AND RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT FOR LGBTQ+ INDIVIDUALS AT A STUDENT-RUN FREE CLINIC

COMMUNITY PARTNER | CARDINAL FREE CLINICS

CATEGORY | A

AUTHORS | Vivian Lou, BA BS, Meagan Moroney, BA, Julie Alvarez, BS, Elizabeth Markle, PhD, Benjamin Emmert-Aronson, PhD, Annie Chern, MD, Lisa G. Rosas, PhD MPH

TITLE | COMMUNITY AS MEDICINE: QUALITATIVE EVALUATION OF THE OPEN SOURCE WELLNESS MODEL AT STANFORD HEALTH CARE FAMILY MEDICINE ASSOCIATES OF SAN JOSE

COMMUNITY PARTNER | OPEN SOURCE WELLNESS

CATEGORY | A

AUTHORS | Yessica Martinez Mulet; Abel Gonzalez; Lila C. Mack; Patricia Rodriguez Espinosa, PhD; Hector Romero; Wei-ting Chen, PhD; Michelle Houser; Maya R. Murthy; Jason Wong; Liz David; Rakhi Singh; Lisa Rosas, MPH, PhD

TITLE | FOOD BOX PILOT STUDY: BARRIERS AND FACILITATORS OF HEALTHY EATING WITH PROVIDED FOOD BOXES

COMMUNITY PARTNER | SAMARITAN HOUSE, FAIR OAKS HEALTH CENTER, SECOND HARVEST FOOD BANK, PENINSULA FOOD RUNNERS

CATEGORY | A

ABSTRACTS | 21-42 >

In alpha order by First Author's Last Name | Maturi to Zhang