School of Medicine

Physician Assistant Studies - Research & Scholarship

Partnerships



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Center for Construction Research and Training (CPWR), Silver Spring, Maryland
Research Partner: Dr. Chris Cain
Faculty: Rod Handy
Projects include: Nebulizer-Retrofitted Drone Deployment at Residential Construction Sites

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Confederated Tribes of the Goshute Reservation (CTGR), Ibapah, Utah
Research Partner: Mr. Rupert Steele
Faculty:
Rod Handy
Projects include:
The Assessment of Goshute Tribe Community Exposures to Environmental Contaminants

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Environmental Quality Management (EQM), Cincinnati, Ohio
Research Partner: Dr. Scott Harris
Faculty:
Rod Handy
Projects include:
Industrial Hygiene Services

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EPA – Region 8, Denver, Colorado
Research Partner: Ms. Marisa McPhilliamy
Faculty:
Rod Handy
Projects include:
Ambient Monitoring and Health Risk Assessment of Ethylene Oxide Emissions from Major Commercial Sterilizers in Utah

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HAN University of Applied Sciences, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
Community Partner: Geert van den Brink
Faculty: Virginia Valentin
Projects include: Faculty and student exchange and international research collaborations

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High Plains Intermountain Center for Agricultural Health & Safety (HICAHS) – Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado
Research Partner: Dr. Joshua Schaeffer
Faculty:
Rod Handy
Projects include:
Potential Total Petroleum Hydrocarbon Exposures in Native American Communities along the Missouri River

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Northern Arapaho Tribe, Wind River Reservation, Riverton, Wyoming
Research Partner: Mr. Steve Babits
Faculty:
Rod Handy
Projects include:
Environmental Exposures of the Northern Arapaho Tribe: An Exploratory Study

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OSHA Region 8, Denver, Colorado
Research Partner: Ms. Kathy Harris
Faculty:
Rod Handy
Projects include:
Susan Harwood Training Grants, Hazardous Materials Handling and Injury Prevention for Oil and Gas Workers

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University of Surrey, Surrey, England
Community Partner: Allison Calwood
Faculty: Virginia Valentin
Projects include: A pilot study: Scalable Automated Multiple Mini Interviews in Physician Assistant student selection

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Utah Department of Health Arthritis Program, Salt Lake City, Utah
Community Partner: Nicole Shepherd
Faculty: Jennifer Coombs
Projects include: Increasing PA knowledge and referrals of patients to Arthritis Appropriate Evidence-Based Interventions

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Utah Division of Air Quality, Salt Lake City, Utah
Research Partner: Dr. Nancy Daher
Faculty:
Rod Handy
Projects include: Ambient Monitoring and Health Risk Assessment of Ethylene Oxide Emissions from Major Commercial Sterilizers in Utah

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Utah Navajo Health System, Montezuma Creek, Utah
Research Partner: Mr. Byron Clarke
Faculty:
Rod Handy
Projects include:
Resolutions with both Aneth and Oljato Chapters for Environmental Exposure Education Program