University of Nebraska Medical Center

Grants and Publications

2023 Grant Submissions

Since 2020, center faculty have been part of nearly 70 grant submissions.

Project Network Funding Source Principal Investigator UNMC Lead, Department
Confirm Rx Insertable Cardiac Monitor for Primary Atrial Fibrillation Detection in High-Risk Heart Failure Patients PCORnet Abbott Ilan Goldenberg, University of Rochester Scott Lundgren, Internal Medicine
Utilizing digital health technology and real-world data to generate real world evidence on the effectiveness of Guideline Directed Medical Therapy for congestive heart failure in adult patients with congenital heart disease  PCORnet NIH / FDA Tom Carton, Louisiana Public Health Institute, & Anitha John, Children's National Hospital Angela Yetman, Pediatrics
Optimizing Infrastructure for Conducting Patient-Centered Outcomes Research -- Phase 3 PCORnet PCORI Russ Waitman, University of Missouri Carol Geary, Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology
HEART Camp Connect CRANE Windy Alonso, College of Nursing
Personalized Machine Learning for Acute Kidney Injury Prediction and Prognosis PCORnet GPC National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases Mei Liu, University of Florida Carol Geary, Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology
Bariatric Surgery Impact on Cancer Study PCORnet NIH Kathleen McTigue & Anita Courcoulas, University of Pittsburgh Evi Farazi, College of Public Health
Choosing Immune Suppression in Renal Transplantation by Efficacy and Morbidity PCORnet GPC National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases Vikas Dharnidharka, Washington University, and David Axelrod, University of Iowa Clifford Miles and Roslyn Manson, Nephrology, and Carol Geary, Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology

Selected Publications

Windle JR, Windle TA, Shamavu KY, Nelson QM, Clarke MA, Fruhling AL, Tcheng JE. Roadmap to a more useful and usable electronic health record. Cardiovascular Digital Health Journal. 2021 Oct 9

Achieving Data Liquidity: Lessons Learned from Analysis of 38 Clinical Registries (The Duke-Pew Data Interoperability Project. Tcheng JE, Drozda JP, Gabriel D, Heath A, Wilgus RW, Williams M, Windle TA, Windle JR.AMIA Annu Symp Proc. 2020 Mar 4;2019:864-873. eCollection 2019.PMID: 32308883 Free PMC article.

Westcott RJ, Tcheng JE. Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning in Cardiology. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2019 Jul 22;12(14):1312-1314. doi: 10.1016/j.jcin.2019.03.026. Epub 2019 Jun 26. PMID: 31255559.

Windle, J. R., & Windle, T. A. Electronic health records and the quest to achieve the “triple aim”. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Volume. 65. No 18, 2015

Clarke MA, Qureshi S, Barone, T, Qi, Y, Windle JR, Combs J, Burger P. (2021) An mHealth Approach to Addressing Health Inequity. In: Kalra J., Lightner N.J., Taiar R. (eds) Advances in Human Factors and Ergonomics in Healthcare and Medical Devices. AHFE 2021. Lecture Notes in Networks and Systems, vol 263. Springer, Cham.

Clarke MA, Fruhling AL, Sitorius M, Windle TA, Bernard TL, Windle JR. (2020) Impact of Age on Patients’ Communication and Technology Preferences in the Era of Meaningful Use: Mixed Methods Study JMIR 2020;22(6):e13470.

Clarke MA, Qureshi S, Barone, T, Windle JR. Sustainable Development Through A Mobile Application For A Community Clinic. International Federation for Information Processing: Social Implications of Computers in Developing Countries (IFIP9.4 2021), Virtual Conference.

Paul R. Burger, H. Jason Combs, Sajda Qureshi, Yi Qi, John Windle, Timi L. Barone, Martina Clarke, Spatial Analysis of Health Care Accessibility and Potential Mobile Health Usage in Nebraska. Papers in Applied Geography.

Bertges DJ, Eldrup-Jorgensen J, Drozda J, Jones WS, Sedrakyan A, Krucoff MW, Cronenwett JL. Toward a better system for the sustainable development of objective performance goals for peripheral vascular interventions. J Vasc Surg, September 2021;74:1013-14. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jvs.2021.06.025 [doi.org]

Jiang G, Dhruva SS, Chen J, Schulz WL, Doshi AA, Noseworthy PA, Zhang S, Yu Y, Young HP, Brandt E, Ervin KR, Shah ND, Ross JS, Coplan P, Drozda JP, Jr, Feasibility of capturing real-world data from health information technology systems at multiple centers to assess cardiac ablation device outcomes: A fit-for-purpose informatics analysis report. J Am Med Inform Assoc, 2021; ocab117, https://doi.org/10.1093/jamia/ocab117 [doi.org]

Bertges DJ, White R, Cheng YC, Sun T, Ramkumar N, Goodney PP, Wilgus RW, Lottes AE, Smale JA, Drozda J, Raska M, Heise T, Jones WS, Tcheng JE, Eldrup-Jorgensen J, Sedrakyan A, Malone ML, Marinac-Dabic D, Thatcher R, Morales P, Krucoff MW, Cronenwett JL. Registry Assessment of Peripheral Interventional Devices Objective Performance Goals for Superficial Femoral and Popliteal Artery Peripheral Vascular Interventions. J Vasc Surg. 2020 Oct 17:S0741-5214(20)32202-3. doi: 10.1016/j.jvs.2020.09.030. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 33080324.

Majithia A, Matheny ME, Dani SS, Paulus JK, Marinac-Dabic D, Robbins S, Ssemaganda H, Hewitt K, Ponirakis A, Loyo-Berrios N, Moussa I, Drozda J, Normand S-L, Resnic F. Impact of early surveillance on safety signal identification in the CathPCI DELTA study. BMJ Surg Interventions, & Health Technologies 2020;2:e000047. doi:10.1136/ bmjsit-2020-000047

Drozda J, Zeringue A, Dummitt B, Yount B, Resnic F. How real-world evidence can really deliver: a case study of data source development and use. BMJ Surgery, Interventions, & Health Technologies 2020;2:e000024. doi: 10.1136/bmjsit-2019-000024