Public Health Research Projects

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Acute Occupational Disinfectant-Related Poisoning in Texas Workers, 2006 - 2015

Dr. Michelle Ha, MD, MPH, Completed DSHS Preventive Medicine Residency – June 2020
Presented at the American Public Health Association Annual Conference, 2019

Occupational Transportation-Related Fatalities and Non-Fatal Injuries, 2011 – 2017

Dr. Kate DuPuis, MD, MPH, Fellow in Addiction Medicine – Tulane University; Completed DSHS Preventive Medicine Residency – June 2020
DSHS ESTB Agency Report, 2019

Trends of Chronic Disease in a Large-Scale Combined Preparedness Exercise and Public Health Outreach Effort

Dr. Emilie Prot, DO, MPH, Regional Medical Director, DSHS Region 11
Completed DSHS Preventive Medicine Residency – June 2017

Dr. Dara Grieger, MD, MPH, Resident Physician, UTRGV Preventive Medicine Resident
Presented at American Public Health Association Annual Conference, 2019

Self-Identified Barriers to Drug-Related Cause of Death Reporting by Justices of the Peace—Texas, 2018

Dr. Joel Massey, MD, MPH, Regional Medical Director, DSHS Region 2/3
Completed DSHS Preventive Medicine Residency – June 2019
Presented at the American College of Preventive Medicine Annual Conference, 2019

Public Health Response to Rifampin-Resistant Human Brucellosis After Consumption of Unpasteurized Dairy Products

Dr. Joel Massey, MD, MPH, Regional Medical Director, DSHS Region 2/3
Completed DSHS Preventive Medicine Residency June 2019
Presented at the Texas Public Health Associations 94th Annual Education Conference, 2017