Graduated Clinical Scholars in Informatics Residents

2019-2021 Clinical Scholars in Informatics (CSI) Residents

Four men in white coats stand in a hallway and smile at the camera

(left to right) Joel Joseph, MD; Caleb Melancon, MD; Stephen Allan Petty, MD; Anand Dwivedi, MD

Graduated Scholars

Andrew Joseph Benefield, MDAndrew Benefield, MD (2017-2019)

Project Title: "Improving Social Determinants of Health through the Delivery of Community Resources"
Mentor Team: Ajay Dharod, MD (Informatics), Nancy Denizard-Thompson, MD (Internal Medicine)

Where is he now? Hematology/Oncology Fellow at Wake Forest School of Medicine with a focus in Cancer Informatics

 

Sean Michael Hernandez, MDSean Hernandez, MD (2017-2019)

Project Title: "The Impact of an Automated Alert System to Primary Oncologists on Inpatient Goals-of-Care Conversations and End-of-Life Care"
Mentor Team: Ajay Dharod, MD (Informatics), Heidi Klepin, MD (Hematology/Oncology)

Where is he now? General Internal Medicine Informatics faculty, Wake Forest School of Medicine

 

Caleb Melancon, MDCaleb Melancon, MD (2018-2020)

Mentor Team: Ajay Dharod, MD (Informatics); Sean Rudnick, MD (Gastroenterology)
Project Title: "Design and Development of Clinical Decision Support Tools for Chronic Gastroenterological Disease Management"

Where is he now? Hospital Medicine, New Orleans

 

Stephen Allen Petty, MDStephen Allen Petty, MD (2018-2020)

Mentor Team: Ajay Dharod, MD (Informatics); Carl Grey, MD (Palliative Care Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine)
Project Title: “Implementing Predictive Modeling to Increase Advance Care Planning Completion in Outpatient IM Resident Clinics”

Where is he now? Cardiology Fellow, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville

 

Anand Dwivedi, MDAnand Dwivedi, MD (2019-2021)

Mentor TeamAjay Dharod, MD (Informatics); Deepak Palakshappa, MD (Internal Medicine); Richa Bundy, MPH (Biostatistician); Adam Moses, MHA (Informatics)
Project Title: “Addressing Coverage Gaps in Uninsured and Underinsured Outpatient Department Clinic Patients through Expanding ACA Awareness”

Where is he now? Assistant Chief of Medicine, Internal Medicine, Wake Forest School of Medicine

 

Joel Joseph, MDJoel Joseph, MD (2019-2021)

Mentor TeamAjay Dharod, MD (Informatics); Michael Olivier, MD (Precision Medicine); Sean Hernandez, MD (Informatics); Richa Bundy, MPH (Biostatistician); Adam Moses, MHA (Informatics)
Project Title: “Implementing Predictive Modeling to Increase Advance Care Planning Completion in Outpatient IM Resident Clinics”

Where is he now? Hospitalist, Gastroenterology Neuromuscular Disorders Fellowship, Wake Forest School of Medicine

 

Katie Garling, MD (2019-2021)

Mentor Team: Alysha Taxter, MD (Informatics); Jeanna Auriemma, MD (General Pediatrics); Eric Kirkendall, MBI, MD (Informatics); Richa Bundy, MPH (Biostatistician); Adam Moses, MHA (Informatics);  Ajay Dharod, MD (Informatics)
Project Title: “Automating Social Determinant of Health Documentation to Improve Patient Tracking and Clinic Reimbursement”

Where is she now? Assistant Instructor, Pediatrics - General, Wake Forest School of Medicine

 

Peer-Reviewed Presentations, Posters, Manuscripts and Other Funding