Summary of Scholarly Activity - 2017-2018

The following is a summary of the scholarship for the reporting period of September 1, 2017 - August 31, 2018.

  • 3 grants were externally funded
  • 5 grants applications were submitted
  • 4 new projects were initiated without external funding
  • 14 papers/book chapters were published
  • 25 papers/book chapters were submitted for publication
  • LRC staff indexed for 2 journals
  • 27 abstracts were published
  • 27 abstracts were submitted to scientific conferences
  • 13 scientific presentations without a published abstract
  • 71 invited presentations (including expert courtroom testimony) were made to a wide variety of scientific and professional audiences
  • 15 presentations were made to lay audiences
  • Members of the NUHS faculty continued to be highly engaged in many and varied, high quality peer review activities (totaling 420) for funding agencies, journals, scientific meetings, and book publishers.
  • 47 professional mentoring activities by 14 mentors were conducted (membership on masters or PhD committees)
  • 12 degrees/certificates/diplomates were awarded
  • 32 awards or elected positions were reported
  • NUHS faculty reported attending 144 different conferences and seminars [715 NUHS attendees]
  • NUHS currently has 9 externally funded and 16 non-externally funded projects (25 total projects) in all phases (newly initiated, data collection, data analysis, and writing phases)

All of the activities represent a significant contribution to the scientific/health care literature and strong engagement in the scientific/health care communities; the latter by providing leadership in a variety of societies and participation in and attendance at a large number and wide variety of conferences.