Trends logo.png

June 2019

TENTATIVE V. DEFINING CRITERIA

Indicates how formulations, such as paradigms have the potential to blind advocates of various interventions to the actual worth of whatever is being proposed. Read More

RutgersHealthNewark -208.jpg

PRESIDENT’S CORNER—ASAHP MEMBER FOCUS

Gwendolyn Mahon from Rutgers University is featured in this issue of TRENDS. Read More

 

SPENDING LEGISLATION TAKES SHAPE

Describes a bill passed in the House of Representatives to fund the Departments of Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies (Labor-HHS). Read More

 

HEALTH REFORM DEVELOPMENTS

Discusses efforts to meet health challenges in rural areas, savings from Accountable Care Organizations, and a hearty perennial of the Affordable Care Act disputes. Read More

 

DEVELOPMENTS IN HIGHER EDUCATION

Summarizes renewed efforts to reauthorize the Higher Education Act, launch of a Federal Work-Study Experiment, and proposed federal rules affecting accreditation, innovation, and other topics. Read More

QUICK STAT (SHORT, TIMELY, AND TOPICAL)

  • Prescriptions Filled By Americans in 2018

  • Dental Care Among Adults Aged 65 Years And Older

  • 3-D Print Flexible Mesh For Knee And Ankle Braces

  • Using Pig Brains To Understand Human Brain Function Read More

 

AVAILABLE RESOURCES ACCESSIBLE ELECTRONICALLY

  • Financial Burden Of Paid Home Care On Older Adults

  • Faith-Health Collaboration To Improve Community And Population Health

  • Family Care-Giving Roles In Medical Product Development

  • 2018 National Health Interview Survey Selected Estimates Read More

 

IMG_6427.jpg

ASAHP SUMMIT ON ACADEMIC PROGRAMS AND CLINICAL PRACTICE

Mentions the 2nd Annual ASAHP Summit co-hosted by Kindred Healthcare and Saint Louis University’s Doisy College of Health Sciences that was conducted on May 31, 2019 at Saint Louis University in St. Louis, MO. Read More

 

ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AS A HEALTH MANAGEMENT TOOL

Refers to the use of AI to address the issue of ‘bounded rationality” in the context of antibiotic prescribing and antimicrobial resistance. Read More

2019-2020 ASSOCIATION CALENDAR OF EVENTS

October 16-18, 2019ASAHP Annual Conference in Charleston, SC

October 26-30, 2020—ASAHP Annual Conference in Long Beach, CA


TRENDS is the official newsletter of the Association of Schools of Allied Health Professions (122 C St. NW, Suite 200, Washington, D.C., 20001. Tel: 202-237-6481) Trends is published 10 times each year and is available on the Association’s website at www.asahp.org. For more information, contact the editor, Thomas W. Elwood, Dr.PH.


If you have news items or info that you would like to share with our membership, please submit below.

Name *
Name