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Papers & Book Chapters


Uncovering the relation between clinical reasoning and diagnostic accuracy – an analysis of learner's clinical reasoning processes in virtual patients.  PLoS ONE, 2018 Oct, 13(10), e1-e12,
Hege, I, Kononowicz, AJ, Kiesewetter, J. & Foster-Johnson, L.
PMID: 30286136.

Effectiveness of a Trauma Informed Care Initiative in a State Child Welfare System: A Randomized Study.
Jankowski MK, Schifferdecker KE, Butcher RL, Foster-Johnson L, Barnett ER.
Child Maltreatment. 2018 Sep doi: 10.1177/1077559518796336.

A guide to evaluation of Quality Improvement and Patient Safety educational programs: lessons from the VA Chief Resident in Quality and Safety Program.
Butcher RL, Carluzzo KL, Watts BV, Schifferdecker KE.
American Journal of Medical Quality. 2018: September 8.

How do women view risk-based mammography screening? A qualitative study.
He X, Schifferdecker KE, Ozanne EM, Tosteson ANA, Woloshin S, Schwartz LM.
Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2018: 33(11): 1905–1912

Urinary incontinence among adolescent female athletes. Journal of Pediatric Urology. 2018 Feb, 14(3), 241.e1-e9.
Logan, BL, Foster-Johnson, L. & Zotos, E.
PMID: 9550212

Predicting Group-Level Outcome Variables: An Empirical Comparison of Analysis Strategies. Behavior Research Methods. 2018 Mar, 50:2461–2479,
Foster-Johnson, L. & Kromrey, JD.

Dohanue, C & Foster-Johnson, L. Transition as Adaptation: Liminality, Text Features, and Post-Secondary Writers.   Research in the Teaching of English, 2018 May, 52(4), 359-381.

Transition as Adaptation: Liminality, Text Features, and Post-Secondary Writers
Dohanue C, Foster-Johnson, L
Research in the Teaching of English (in press)

A guide to evaluation of Quality Improvement and Patient Safety educational programs: lessons from the VA Chief Resident in Quality and Safety Program
Butcher RL, Carluzzo KL, Watts BV, and Schifferdecker KE
American Journal of Medical Quality (in press)

Children's behavioral health needs and satisfaction and commitment of foster and adoptive parents: Do trauma-informed services make a difference?
Barnett ER, Cleary SE, Butcher RL, Jankowski MK
Psychol Trauma. 2018 May 3; doi: 10.1037/tra0000357. Epub 2018 May 3.
PMID: 29723028

Urinary incontinence among adolescent female athletes.
Logan BL, Foster-Johnson L, Zotos E
J Pediatr Urol. 2018 Feb 24; pii: S1477-5131(18)30077-9. doi: 10.1016/j.jpurol.2017.12.018. Epub 2018 Feb 24.
PMID: 29550212

Predicting group-level outcome variables: An empirical comparison of analysis strategies.
Foster-Johnson L, Kromrey JD
Behav Res Methods. 2018 Mar 5; doi: 10.3758/s13428-018-1025-8. Epub 2018 Mar 5.
PMID: 29508238

Foster and Adoptive Parent Perspectives on Needs and Services: a Mixed Methods Study.
Barnett ER, Jankowski MK, Butcher RL, Meister C, Parton RR, Drake RE
J Behav Health Serv Res. 2018 Jan;45(1):74-89. doi: 10.1007/s11414-017-9569-4.
PMID: 28852992


A method to create a standardized generic and condition-specific patient-reported outcome measure for patient care and healthcare improvement.
Schifferdecker KE, Yount SE, Kaiser K, Adachi-Mejia A, Cella D, Carluzzo KL, Eisenstein A, Kallen MA, Greene GJ, Eton DT, Fisher ES
Qual Life Res. 2018 Feb;27(2):367-378. doi: 10.1007/s11136-017-1675-5. Epub 2017 Aug 9.
PMID: 28795261

Psychotropic medications in child welfare: from federal mandate to direct care
Barnett ER, Butcher RL, Neubacher K, Jankowski MK, Daviss WB, Carluzzo KL, Ungarelli E, Yackley C
Children & Youth Services Review, 66, 9-17.


A mixed-methods approach to assessing barriers to physical activity among women with class I, class II, and class III obesity.
Adachi-Mejia AM, Schifferdecker KE
Public Health. 2016 Oct;139:212-215. doi: 10.1016/j.puhe.2016.04.013. Epub 2016 May 28.
PMID: 27245784

A Review of Tools to Assist Hospitals in Meeting Community Health Assessment and Implementation Strategy Requirements.
Schifferdecker KE, Bazos DA, Sutherland KA, Ayers LaFave LR, Ruggles L, Fedrizzi R, Hoebeke J
J Healthc Manag. 2016 Jan-Feb;61(1):44-56.
PMID: 26904778

Translation of an Action Learning Collaborative Model Into a Community-Based Intervention to Promote Physical Activity and Healthy Eating.
Schifferdecker KE, Adachi-Mejia AM, Butcher RL, O'Connor S, Li Z, Bazos DA
Health Promot Pract. 2016 Jan;17(1):70-9. doi: 10.1177/1524839915601371. Epub 2015 Aug 27.
PMID: 26315034


Group-Level Outcomes in Multilevel Designs: An Empirical Comparison of Analysis Strategies
Kromrey, JD, Foster-Johnson, L
In JSM Proceedings, Statistical Computing Section. Alexandria, VA: American Statistical Association. 1748-1762 (2015)

Enhancing provider engagement in practice improvement: a conceptual framework.
Hess DW, Reed VA, Turco MG, Parboosingh JT, Bernstein HH
J Contin Educ Health Prof. 2015 Winter;35(1):71-9. doi: 10.1002/chp.21260.
PMID: 25799975


Contemporary teaching strategies of exemplary community preceptors--is technology helping?
Scott SM, Schifferdecker KE, Anthony D, Chao J, Chessman AW, Margo K, Seagrave M, Leong SL
Fam Med. 2014 Nov-Dec;46(10):776-82.
PMID: 25646828

Creating Safe Neighborhoods for Obesity Prevention: Perceptions of Urban Youth
Aytur SA, Butcher R, Carlson C, Schifferdecker KE
In V Brennan, S Kumanyika, and R Zambrana (Eds.) Obesity Interventions in Underserved Communities: Evidence and Directions. (pp. 362-369) Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press (2014)


Action-learning collaboratives as a platform for community-based participatory research to advance obesity prevention.
Bazos DA, Schifferdecker KE, Fedrizzi R, Hoebeke J, Ruggles L, Goldsberry Y
J Health Care Poor Underserved. 2013;24(2 Suppl):61-79. doi: 10.1353/hpu.2013.0104.
PMID: 23727965


Motivating learning and assessing outcomes in continuing medical education using a personal learning plan.
Reed VA, Schifferdecker KE, Turco MG
J Contin Educ Health Prof. 2012 Fall;32(4):287-94. doi: 10.1002/chp.21158.
PMID: 23280533

Adoption of computer-assisted learning in medical education: the educators' perspective.
Schifferdecker KE, Berman NB, Fall LH, Fischer MR
Med Educ. 2012 Nov;46(11):1063-73. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2923.2012.04350.x.
PMID: 23078683

The effect of computers for weight loss: a systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized trials.
Reed VA, Schifferdecker KE, Rezaee ME, O'Connor S, Larson RJ
J Gen Intern Med. 2012 Jan;27(1):99-108. doi: 10.1007/s11606-011-1803-9. Epub 2011 Jul 30.
PMID: 21805218


Shared decision making: skill acquisition for year III medical students.
Morrow CE, Reed VA, Eliassen MS, Imset I
Fam Med. 2011 Nov-Dec;43(10):721-5.
PMID: 22076715

Mixed methods evaluation of an international internet-based continuing medical education course for pediatric HIV providers in Pune, India.
Ramanathan R, Aldis R, Gupta S, Desai M, Bollinger RC Jr, Reed VA
Educ Health (Abingdon). 2011 Apr;24(1):540. Epub 2011 Apr 9.
PMID: 21710424

Enhancing practice improvement by facilitating practitioner interactivity: new roles for providers of continuing medical education.
Parboosingh IJ, Reed VA, Caldwell Palmer J, Bernstein HH
J Contin Educ Health Prof. 2011 Spring;31(2):122-7. doi: 10.1002/chp.20116.
PMID: 21671279

2010 and earlier

Using mixed methods research in medical education: basic guidelines for researchers.
Schifferdecker KE, Reed VA
Med Educ. 2009 Jul;43(7):637-44. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2923.2009.03386.x.
PMID: 19573186

Integration strategies for using virtual patients in clinical clerkships.
Berman N, Fall LH, Smith S, Levine DA, Maloney CG, Potts M, Siegel B, Foster-Johnson L
Acad Med. 2009 Jul;84(7):942-9. doi: 10.1097/ACM.0b013e3181a8c668.
PMID: 19550193