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CURRICULUM VITAE

Kenneth G. Schellhase MD, MPH
Adjunct Professor
Department of Family Medicine
Division of Research

OFFICE ADDRESS:
The Hub for Collaborative Medicine
8701 Watertown Plank Road
Milwaukee, WI 53226

EDUCATION:
1981 - 1985 BS - International Affairs, Georgetown University School of Foreign Service, Washington, DC
1987 - 1990 MA - Ethical Theory, Georgetown University Graduate School of Arts & Sciences, Washington, DC
1988 - 1989 Post-baccalaureate Pre-medical Program, Columbia University, New York, NY
1990 - 1994 MD, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
1997 - 1999 MPH, University of Washington School of Public Health, Seattle, WA

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING AND FELLOWSHIP APPOINTMENTS:
1994 - 1997 Residency in Family Practice, Department of Family Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
1997 - 1999 Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program Research Fellowship, focus public health and health services research, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
2004 - 2005 Department of Family and Community Medicine Micro-Fellowship in Administrative Leadership, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
2007 - 2008 Faculty Leadership Development Program, MCW-UWM, Milwaukee, WI

MILITARY SERVICE:
1981 - 1985 United States Army Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC)
1985 - 1987 United States Army, Field Artillery Officer, posts in US, West Germany

FACULTY APPOINTMENTS:
1997 - 1999 Clinical Instructor, Dept. of Family Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA
1999 - 2000 Assistant Professor, Dept. of Family and Community Medicine, University of Illinois College of Medicine, Rockford, IL
1999 - 2001 Assistant Professor, (Adjunct) Division of Health Policy and Administration, Univ. of Illinois-Chicago School of Public Health, Chicago, IL
2001 - 2008 Assistant Professor, Dept. of Family and Community Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
2001 - 2008 Assistant Professor, Department of Population Health, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
2008 - Present Associate Professor, Department of Population Health, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
2008 - Present Associate Professor, Dept. of Family and Community Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS:
2001 - Present Faculty, Center for Patient Care and Outcomes Research, Interdisciplinary health services research center, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
2005 - 2010 Director, Department of Family and Community Medicine, Division of Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
2005 - Present Director, Center for Practice-Based Research
2010 - Present Associate Director, DFCM Center for Healthy Communities & Research

EDUCATIONAL ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS:
2007 - Present Director, Community-based fellowship program, Faculty Development Fellowship, Waukesha Family Medicine Residency program

HOSPITAL AND CLINICAL ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS:
2008 - 2009 Assistant Medical Director, Children’s Community Health Plan
2009 - Present Medical Director, Children’s Community Health Plan

HOSPITAL STAFF PRIVILEGES:
1997 - 1999 University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA
1997 - 1999 Overlake Medical Center, Bellevue, WA
2000 - 2001 Swedish American Hospital, Rockford, IL
2001 - Present Active Staff, Waukesha Memorial Hospital, 725 American Ave, Waukesha, WI 53188

SPECIALTY BOARDS AND CERTIFICATION:
Board Certified
Issue DateExpiration
American Board of Family Practice
1997
2014
 
Certificates
Issued By Issue DateExpiration
ALSO
1999
None
ACLS
2005
2007
NRP
2007
2011
 

Licensure
Number Issue DateExpiration
Wisconsin License
# 43093-020
04/2001
10/2011
 

AWARDS AND HONORS:
1981 Scholarship, Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC)
1985 Distinguished ROTC Graduate Award, School of Foreign Service
1986 Honor Graduate, U.S. Army Field Artillery Junior Officers’ Course
1987 Army Achievement Medal
1987 Graduate Fellowship, Georgetown University; funded graduate study of Philosophy
1988 Writing Center Fellowship, Georgetown University
1991 Pew Foundation Health of the Public Summer Fellowship, US Congress Office of Technology Assessment
1997 - 1999 Clinical Scholars Program, Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
2002 - 2008 Loan Repayment Scholar, National Institute of Health National Center for Minority Health Disparities
2003 Researcher of the Year, MCW Department of Family & Community Medicine (DFCM)
2003 RWJ Generalist Physician Faculty Scholars Award
2003 Fellow, American Academy of Family Practice
2006 Researcher of the Year, MCW DFCM
2006 Distinguished Published Paper Award, MCW DFCM
2007 - 2010 United Healthcare Premium
2007 - 2008 Outstanding Medical Student Teacher award, Medical College of Wisconsin
2007 - 2011 Best Doctors in America
2009 - 2010 Outstanding Medical Student Teacher Award, Medical College of Wisconsin
2009 Best Clinical Project award
2010 Best Educational Project award for “Majors and Masteries Curriculum for Family Medicine Resident Education”

MEMBERSHIPS IN HONORARY AND PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES:
1991 - Present American Academy of Family Physicians (Member)
1994 - 1999 Washington Academy of Family Physicians (Member)
1999 - Present Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (Member)
1999 - 2001 Illinois Academy of Family Physicians (Member)
2001 - Present Wisconsin Academy of Family Physicians (Member)
2003 - Present North American Primary Care Research Group (Member)
2010 - Present American College of Physician Executives (Vanguard Member)

EDITORSHIPS/EDITORIAL BOARDS/JOURNAL REVIEWS:
Editorial Board
1990 - 1993 American Journal of Ethics and Medicine
2009 - Present AHRQ "Effective Health Care Program"
Journal Review
1997 - Present Journal of the American Board of Family Medicine
1997 - Present Journal of Family Practice
2002 - Present Annals of Family Medicine
2002 NIH Study Section for Cancer Prevention and Epidemiology Research R-03 Grant Program, Initial Review Group ZCA1 SRRB-K J2 S
2003 NIH Study Section for Cancer Prevention and Epidemiology Research R-03 Grant Program, Initial Review Group ZCA1 SRRB-Q M1 and ZCA1 SRRB-QJ1
2004 - Present U.S. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
2004 - Present U.S. Preventive Services Task Force
2004 - Present American Journal of Managed Care
2005 NIH Study Section for Transdisciplinary Research in Energetics and Cancer (TREC) Center Grant Program U54CA05-010, Special Emphasis Panel/Scientific Review Group 2005/05 ZCA1 SRRB-Q (M1) (R)
2005 - Present American Academy of Family Practice—AAFP Foundation Joint Grant Awards Program
2006 - Present Journal of the National Cancer Institute
2007 - Present Wisconsin Medical Journal
2007 - Present AHRQ “Effective Health Care Program"
2011 NIH Study Section for Population-based Research Optimizing Screening through Personalized Regimens (PROSPR) Center Grants, RFA CA-11-003, ZCA1 SLRB-R 01 R

LOCAL/REGIONAL APPOINTED LEADERSHIP AND COMMITTEE POSITIONS:
2002 - 2004 Member, Tobacco Prevention and Education Program (T-PREP)
2002 - 2005 Member, Research Committee, Wisconsin Academy of Family Physicians
2003 - 2005 Member, Cancer Data Advisory Group, Wisconsin Department of Health and Family Services
2003 - Present Affiliate, Injury Research Center, Medical College of Wisconsin
2003 - Present Affiliate, Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Medical College of Wisconsin
2003 - Present Affiliate, Wisconsin Public Health and Health Policy Institute
2005 - Present Member, Legislative Affairs Committee, Wisconsin Academy of Family Physicians
2005 - 2007 Member, Task Force, Medicaid Reform
2006 - Present Member, Steering Committee, Wisconsin Research and Education Network
2007 - Present Board of Directors, Waukesha County Community Dental Clinic, Inc.
2007 - 2008 Medical College Representative, Wisconsin Cancer Council, Wisconsin’s Comprehensive Cancer Control Plan
2008 - Present Board of Directors, Wisconsin Academy of Family Physicians
2009 Member, Wisconsin Department of Health Services Evidence-based Health Initiative
2010 - Present Vice Chair, Medical Directors’ Committee, Wisconsin Association of Health Plans
2010 - Present Member, Wisconsin Academy of Family Physicians Nominating Committee
2011 - Present Co-chair, Legislative Affairs Committee, Wisconsin Academy of Family Physicians

NATIONAL ELECTED/APPOINTED LEADERSHIP AND COMMITTEE POSITIONS:
2004 - 2008 Member, Dementia Treatment Guideline Panel, American Academy of Family Practice/American College of Physicians
2004 - 2007 Member, American Academy of Family Practice Commission on Clinical Policies and Research
2006 - 2007 Chair, Working Group, AAFP Resident Scholars Competition
2006 - 2007 Member, Executive Committee, Commission on Science
2006 Member, Implementing Cancer Survivorship Care Planning workshop, Institute of Medicine
2006 - 2009 Member, AAFP clinical practice guideline panel
2006 - 2008 Member, Awards Committee, AAFP Family Medicine Research Program
2006 Member, Implementing Cancer Survivorship Care, From Cancer Patient to Cancer Survivor: Lost in Transition
2007 - 2008 Member, Advisory Group, National Cancer Institute SEER-Medicare Analytic Tool

RESEARCH GRANTS/AWARDS/CONTRACTS/PROJECTS:
Active
Peer Review
Title:
Wisconsin Initiative for Promoting Healthy Lifestyles
Source:
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Role:
Site Principal Investigator
PI:
Self
Dates:
04/01/2007 - 03/31/2012
Direct Funds:
$351,310
 
Title:
Academic Units in Primary Care
Source:
Health Resources and Services Administration
Role:
Co-investigator
Dates:
09/01/2008 - 06/30/2011
Direct Funds:
$465,019
 
Title:
Healthy Water, Healthy People: A well water decision support tool and campaign for WI residents
Source:
Healthier Wisconsin Partnership Program
Role:
Principal Investigator
PI:
Self
Dates:
02/2011 - 02/2016
Direct Funds:
$750,000 (Develop and implement an online decision support tool for Wisconsin well water users to assure healthy water for all users.)
 
Title:
Comparative Effectiveness Research in Family Medicine
Source:
Health Resources and Services Administration
Role:
Program Director
Dates:
10/2011 - 09/2016
Direct Funds:
$800,000
 
Pending
Peer Review
Title:
Surveillance Care for Survivors of Colon and Prostate Cancer #48480
Source:
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Role:
Principal Investigator
PI:
Self
Dates:
07/01/2003 - 06/30/2007
Direct Funds:
$300,000
 
Prior
Peer Review
Title:
The Effect of Screening on Type 2 Diabetes Complications
Source:
Veterans Administration
Role:
Co-Principal Investigator
Dates:
09/01/1998 - 08/31/1999
Direct Funds:
$35,000
 
Title:
Surveillance Care for Older Breast Cancer Survivors
Source:
MCW Cancer Center
Role:
Principal Investigator
PI:
Self
Dates:
01/01/2002 - 06/30/2004
Direct Funds:
$25,000
 
Title:
National Center for Minority Health Disparities Loan Repayment Scholar
Source:
National Center for Minority Health Disparities Loan Repayment Program, NIH
Role:
Principal Investigator
PI:
Self
Dates:
09/30/2002 - 09/29/2004
Direct Funds:
$70,000
 
Title:
Quality of Care in Older Breast Cancer Survivors 1R01CA98681
Source:
National Cancer Institute
Role:
Co-investigator
PI:
Ann Nattinger, MD MPH
Dates:
05/01/2003 - 04/30/2007
Direct Funds:
$950,000
 
Title:
National Center for Minority Health Disparities Loan Repayment Scholar
Source:
National Center for Minority Health Disparities Loan Repayment Program, NIH
Role:
Principal Investigator
PI:
Self
Dates:
09/30/2004 - 09/29/2006
Direct Funds:
$65,000
 
Title:
National Center for Minority Health Disparities Loan Repayment Scholar
Source:
National Center for Minority Health Disparities Loan Repayment Program, NIH
Role:
Principal Investigator
PI:
Self
Dates:
09/30/2006 - 09/29/2008
Direct Funds:
$30,000
 
Title:
Waukesha Smiles: Dental Outreach to Low-income Children
Source:
Healthier Wisconsin Partnership Program
Role:
Principal Investigator
PI:
Self
Dates:
07/01/2007 - 06/30/2010
Direct Funds:
$449,360
 
Title:
The Development of a Health Numeracy Measure, 1R01CA115954-01A2
Source:
National Cancer Institute
Role:
Site Principal Investigator, Waukesha
PI:
Self
Dates:
09/30/2007 - 08/31/2010
Direct Funds:
$750,000
 
Title:
Caring for Those Who Share: Improving the Health of Wisconsin Blood Donors
Source:
Healthier Wisconsin Partnership Program
Role:
Principal Investigator
PI:
Self
Dates:
07/01/2008 - 06/30/2009
Direct Funds:
$50,000
 
Title:
Caring for Those Who Share: Improving the Health of Wisconsin Blood Donors
Source:
Healthier Wisconsin Partnership Program
Role:
Principal Investigator
PI:
Self
Dates:
07/01/2008 - 06/30/2009
Direct Funds:
$50,000
 
Non-Peer Review
Title:
The Effect of Screening on Type 2 Diabetes Complications
Source:
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program
Role:
Principal Investigator
PI:
Self
Dates:
09/01/1998 - 08/31/1999
Direct Funds:
$20,000
 

INVITED LECTURES/WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
Local
Cancer Survivor Care: What Role for Primary Care Physicians?, All-Staff Conference, Waukesha Memorial Hospital, 05/01/2007
Access to dental care for kids: implications for health and primary care, Wisconsin Primary Care Research and Quality Improvement Forum, 11/07/2008
2nd Annual Milwaukee Infant Mortality Summit—Preventing Prematurity, 05/11/2011
41st Annual Winter Refresher Course for Family Practice, Legislative Update: What’s on the Horizon for Scope of Practice, Medical Liability & the Budget and Evaluation and Management of Chronic Low Back Pain, 2011
 
Regional
35th Annual Winter Refresher Course for Family Practice, Routine Office Followup of Common Cancers: Recommendations and Evidence, 2005
Medicaid Reform in Wisconsin: Report of the Medicaid Task Force, Wisconsin Academy of Family Practice Annual Meeting, 2005
Cancer Survivorship: Improving Care and Quality of Life, 12th Annual George Wolff Primary Care Symposium, Moses Cone Memorial Hospital/Greensboro, NC Area Health Education Center, 11/2006
Update on Clinical Preventive Services Guidelines, 36th Annual Winter Refresher Course for Family Practice, 2006
 
International
Primary Care Research in the Cancer Continuum, North American Primary Care Research Group Annual Meeting, American Cancer Society, 2003
 

PEER REVIEWED WORKSHOPS/PRESENTATIONS:
Regional
“Racial disparities in mammography use among breast cancer survivors”, Wisconsin Academy of Family Practice Research Forum, 2004
“Escitalopram and Citalopram for the Treatment of Adolescent Depression” (Jillian Schefke), Department of Family & Community Medicine Annual Research Forum, 2004
“Cranberry for the Prevention of UTI” (Diane Witek), Department of Family & Community Medicine Annual Research Forum, 2010
“The Effect of Using the Support of a Doula During Labor” (Matthew Schubert), Department of Family & Community Medicine Annual Research Forum, 2010
“Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids in the Treatment of ADHD” (Kshama Keshava Bhat), Department of Family & Community Medicine Annual Research Forum, 2010
“Spot Protein/Creatinine for the Diagnosis of Pre-eclampsia” (Diane Witek), Department of Family & Community Medicine Annual Research Forum, 2010
“Metformin as Treatment for Weight Loss in Women with PCOS” (Kathleen Brass), Department of Family & Community Medicine Annual Research Forum, 2010
“The Effectiveness of Calcitonin Treatment in Lumbar Spinal Stenosis” (Ann Gard), Department of Family & Community Medicine Annual Research Forum, 2010
“Metformin in the Prevention of Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus” (Jay Pludeman), Department of Family & Community Medicine Annual Research Forum, 2010
“Labor Induction in an Unfavorable Cervix: Efficacy of an Intracervical Balloon Catheter vs. Intravaginal Misoprostol” (Lakshmi Kurre), Department of Family & Community Medicine Annual Research Forum, 2010
“Use of Sibutramine to Promote Weight Loss in Obese Adolescents” (Meghan Pesko), Department of Family & Community Medicine Annual Research Forum, 2010
“Acupuncture: Benefits for those with Fibromyalgia.” (Genevie Kocourek MD), Department of Family & Community Medicine Annual Research Forum, 2011
“Implementation of food allergy management policies in schools.” (Christina Eldredge MD, Leslie Patterson MS), Department of Family & Community Medicine Annual Research Forum, 2011
“Treatment of Dyspnea in Palliative Care: Guideline review.” (Carolyn Day MD), Department of Family & Community Medicine Annual Research Forum, 2011
“Ribavirin-induced hemolytic anemia associated with Peginterferon plus Ribavirin combination therapy for US male veterans with chronic Hepatitis C Genotype 1 Mono-infection.”, Department of Family & Community Medicine Annual Research Forum, 2011
“Vitamin D for treatment of depressive symptoms.” (Heather Brown MD), Department of Family & Community Medicine Annual Research Forum, 2011
“Efficacy of nicotine vaccine on smoking cessation in adults.” (Haley Schultz DO), Department of Family & Community Medicine Annual Research Forum, 2011
“Gabapentin for treatment of essential tremor.” (Heather Brown MD), Department of Family & Community Medicine Annual Research Forum, 2011 - Present
“Effects of on-call duty on sleep in mood in Family Medicine” (Debra Daemmrich, MD), Department of Family & Community Medicine Annual Research Forum, 2011
 
National
Effect of glycemic control on multiple complications in Type 2 Diabetes, Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program National Meeting, 1999
Clinicians’ Use of and Attitude Toward a Health Maintenance Reminder System, Society of Teachers of Family Medicine, Annual Meeting, 2000
Effect of glycemic control on multiple complications in Type 2 Diabetes, American Diabetes Association 60th Scientific Assembly, 2000
Glucose screening and the risk of complications in Type 2 diabetes mellitus, Society of Teachers of Family Medicine, Annual Meeting, 2001
Surveillance Care of Breast Cancer Survivors, Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholars Program National Meeting, 2002
Under- and Over-utilization of Surveillance Care for Breast Cancer Survivors, 1991 vs. 1995, Society for General Internal Medicine, Annual Meeting, 2002
Surveillance care for survivors of prostate and colorectal cancer, Robert Wood Johnson Generalist Physician Faculty Scholars National Meeting, 2003
"Racial disparities in mammography use among breast cancer survivors" and "Underuse of mammography among breast cancer survivors: impact of physician specialty” (with Ann Etim, 2003 summer student), Society of Teachers of Family Medicine, Annual Meeting, 2004
“Racial Disparities in Prostate Specific Antigen Testing Among Prostate Cancer Survivors”, Robert Wood Johnson Generalist Physician Faculty Scholars National Meeting, 2004
“Breast Cancer Survivor Care Disparities: Improvement Associated with Shared Care”, Robert Wood Johnson Generalist Physician Faculty Scholars National Meeting, 2005
“Rural/Urban Variations in Prostate Cancer Survivor Surveillance Care” (with Mark Stouffer, M1 student), Society of Teachers of Family Medicine, Annual Meeting, 2005
“Waukesha Smiles: Dental Outreach to Low-income Waukesha Children”, Society of Teachers of Family Medicine, Annual Meeting 2009, 2009
“An Intervention to Improve Oral Health among Low-Income Children”, Society of Teachers of Family Medicine, Annual Meeting, 2010
 
International
North American Primary Care Research Group, Annual Meeting, Racial disparities in prostate specific antigen testing among prostate cancer survivors, 2004
Routine followup of prostate cancer: results from a nationally-representative sample, North American Primary Care Research Group, Annual Meeting, 2006
 

COMMITTEE SERVICE:
Medical College of Wisconsin
2001 - 2007 Representative, Faculty Council Department, Medical College of Wisconsin
2002 - Present Member, Awards Committee, Department of Family & Community Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin
2003 - Present Member, CME Funds Committee, Department of Family & Community Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin
2003 - 2004 Member, Grant Review Committee, Tobacco Prevention and Education Program (T-PREP), Medical College of Wisconsin
2005 - Present Member, Steering Committee, MCW Academic Fellowship in Primary Care Research, Medical College of Wisconsin
2005 - 2007 Member, Steering Committee for the Development of a Doctoral Degree in Public Health, Curriculum Task Force, UW-Milwaukee/MCW
2006 - Present Member, Philanthropy Committee, Department of Family & Community Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin
2007 - 2008 Member, MPH Program Director Search Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
2009 - Present Member, Faculty Progress Review Committee, Medical College of Wisconsin
 

MEDICAL COLLEGE TEACHING ACTIVITIES:
Medical Student Education
2001 - Present Clinical Advisor for 3 MS 3 students
2001 - Present Instructor, Foundations of Evidence-Based Medicine (lectures and small groups) for entire MS-1 class; lectures on Diagnostic Testing
2001 - Present Instructor, MS-3 Core Family Medicine Rotation; office-based clinical teaching for 1-2 students/month; primary preceptor for 2-3 students/year
2001 - Present Instructor, MS-4 Family Medicine Sub-Internship; hospital-based clinical teaching for 1-2 students/year
2004 - 2006 Instructor, Introduction to Clinical Exam Course for 2nd year medical students
2007 - 2008 Instructor, MS-3, Problem-Based Learning small group leader; use cases to teach application of evidence-based medicine concepts.
 
Resident and Fellow Education
2001 - Present Assistant Director, Waukesha Family Medicine Residency; supervise residents in clinic1-2 half-days per week, and run the inpatient medicine/pediatrics/obstetrics/ICU teaching service 1 month/year
2005 - Present Core Faculty, MCW Academic Fellowship in Primary Care ; provide expertise in clinical epidemiologic and health services research methods.
2007 - Present Faculty Coordinator, Scholarly Project Curriculum, Waukesha Family Medicine Residency: assist residents in the research, development and presentation of a required evidence-based clinical review. Work with one resident/month; presentations once/month. Two lectures/year on Evidence-Based Medicine principles. See presented posters above in 2010 and 2011 at DFCM Research Forum—these are the result of the project.
2007 - Present Instructor, Clinical Epidemiology, Masters’ program in Epidemiology; lecture on evidence-based medicine concepts and diagnostic testing.
 

MCW STUDENTS, FACULTY, RESIDENTS AND CLINICAL/RESEARCH FELLOWS MENTORED:
Postdoctoral Students
Leigh LoPresti, MD, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2009 - 2010 federally-funded (K30) Clinical Research Scholars program
 

EXTRAMURAL STUDENTS, FACULTY, RESIDENTS, AND CLINICAL/RESEARCH FELLOWS MENTORED:
Medical Students
Ann Etim, MS1, 2003 - 2006 award-winning manuscript, with manuscript accepted by Breast Cancer Research and Treatment
Mark Stouffer, MS1, 2004 - 2005 accepted for local and national presentations
Dr. Renee Blavat, 2005 - 2006
Laure DeMattia MD (Academic Fellow), Epidemiology Masters’ Thesis Committee, 2005 - 2006 Effect of Parental Health on Risk of Childhood Obesity
Sital Bhargava, DO (Academic Fellow), Epidemiology Masters’ Thesis Committee, 2005 - 2007 Diagnosing Iron Deficiency Anemia in Young Children: A Systematic Review
Ashwin Ananthakrishnan, MD, MPH (Internal Medicine Resident), 2005 - 2007 Co-mentor
Alan Wells, PhD, Family Medicine fellow, 2008 - 2011 Research mentor and Thesis chair
2009 - Present Mentor for residents doing scholarly projects
Christina Eldredge, MD, 2010 - Present Primary mentor
 
Graduate Students
PhD Students Advised
John O’Connor, MD (Academic Fellow), Epidemiology Masters’ Thesis Committee, 2001 - 2003 Gender Differences in Pharmacologic Treatment of Smoking Cessation: a Meta-analysis.
Melanie Hinojosa, PhD, 2009 - 2010 NIH Loan Repayment Grant
 

COMMUNITY SERVICE ACTIVITIES:
1987 - 1990 Zacchaeus Free Medical Clinic, Washington, DC
1990 - 1991 Homeless Healthcare Initiative, Children’s Hospital, Philadelphia
2001 - Present Physician Volunteer, St. Joseph’s Free Clinic, Waukesha, WI
2003 - Present Physician Volunteer, Waukesha Schools Sports Physical Program
2005 - Present Cub Scout Pack 122, Waukesha, WI (den leader, pack committee, treasurer, other leadership posts)
2007 - Present Service on Board of Directors for nonprofit Waukesha County Community Dental Clinic serving low-income patients.
2009 - Present Donating services as professional musician (as part of a band: The Empty Suits) for occasional fund-raisers for medical charity
 

HEALTH & POLICY ADVOCACY:
2006 Testimony before WI State Assembly Public Health Committee on AB 976 (Medical Student Loan Forgiveness Program), representing Medical College of Wisconsin.
2006 - 2007 Provider Workgroup, Wisconsin Health Plan; advise state legislators on development and refinement of innovative legislation (Assembly Bill 1140) to provide universal access to health care in Wisconsin.
2006 - 2009 AAFP representative to National Business Group on Health Maternal and Family Health Benefits Advisory Board. Developed a model health insurance benefit plan that will affect 50 million covered lives.
2006 Testimony before WI State Senate Health Care Reform Committee on Medicaid Reform, representing Wisconsin Academy of Family Physicians.
2008 - 2009 State of Wisconsin Joint Legislative Council—Special Committee on Performance-based Disease Management. Invited member of expert advisory panel serving state legislature to help craft legislative initiatives to improve health delivery and obesity management.
2010 - Present Invited member of Wisconsin Payment Reform Initiative, a multi-stakeholder group of providers, hospital, payers and others coming together to fix how healthcare is paid for.


BIBLIOGRAPHY
Refereed Journal Publications/Original Papers
1. Schellhase K, Ellsworth A. Levothyroxine Bioequivalence. Journal of Family Practice 1997; 45:23-24.
2. Schellhase K, Koepsell T, Weiss N. Association Between Glycemic Control and Multiple Diabetic Complications. DIABETES 49: 777 Suppl. 1 MAY 2000 (ABSTRACT)
3. Tufano J, Conrad D, Sales A, Maynard C, Noren J, Kezirian E, Schellhase K, Liang S. Effects of Compensation Method on Physician Behaviors. Am J Manag Care. 2001 Apr;7(4):363-73.
4. Schellhase K, Nattinger A, Sparapani R, Schapira M. Surveillance of Breast Cancer Survivors: 1991 vs. 1995. Journal of General Internal Medicine. 2002; 17 (Supplement 1): 211. (ABSTRACT)
5. Schellhase K, Fay D. Amoxicillin of Minimal Benefit in Purulent Rhinorrhea. Journal of Family Practice 2002; 51 (8): 672.
6. Schellhase K, Weiss N, Koepsell T, Wagner E, Reiber G. Glucose screening and the risk of complications in Type 2 diabetes mellitus. J Clin Epidemiol, 2003. 56(1): p. 75-80.
7. Schellhase K, Koepsell T, Norris T. Providers’ reactions to an automated health maintenance reminder system incorporated into the patient’s electronic medical record. J Am Board Fam Pract 2003; 16: 312–7.
8. Fay D, Schellhase K, Wujek D. Naturopathic ear drops minimally effective as analgesic for acute otitis media. Journal of Family Practice 2003; 52 (9): 673-76.
9. Schellhase K. Four-year prostate cancer screening interval is effective. Journal of Family Practice 2004; 53 (2): 101-102.
10. Brotzman G, Schellhase K. Colposcopic Proficiency—Disease Spectrum in a Family Practice Colposcopy Clinic. Wisconsin Medical Journal. 2004; 103 (7): 61-65.
11. Schellhase K, Etim A, Nattinger A. Racial Disparities in Mammography Use Among Breast Cancer Suvivors. Wisconsin Medical Journal. 2004; 103 (7): 75. (ABSTRACT)
12. Schellhase K, Koepsell T, Weiss N. Glycemic control and the risk of multiple microvascular diabetic complications. Family Medicine. 2005; 37 (2): 125-130.
13. Etim A, Schellhase K, Sparapani R, Laud P, Nattinger A. Effect of Model of Care Delivery on Mammography Use Among Elderly Breast Cancer Survivors. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment. 2006; 96 (3): 293-299.
14. Snow V, Qaseem A, Barry P, Hornbake R, Rodnick J, Toblic T, Ireland B, Segal J, Bass E, Weiss K, Green L, Owens D, Joint American College of Physicians/American Academy of Family Physicians Panel on Deep Venous Thrombosis/Pulmonary Embolism (includes Schellhase K) Management of Venous Thromboembolism: A Clinical Practice Guideline from the American College of Physicians and the American Academy of Family Physicians. Annals of Internal Medicine 2007; 146: 204-210.
15. Ananthakrishnan A, Schellhase K, Sparapani R, Laud P, Neuner J, Disparities in Colon Cancer Screening in the Medicare Population. Archives of Internal Medicine 2007;167: 258-264.
16. Qaseem A, Snow V, Cross T, Forciea M, Hopkins R, Shekelle P, Adelman A, Mehr D, Schellhase K, Campos-Outcalt D, Owens D; the joint AAFP/ACP Panel on Dementia. Current Pharmacological Treatment of Dementia: A Clinical Practice Guideline from the American Academy of Family Physicians and the American College of Physicians. Annals of Internal Medicine 2008;148:370-378.
17. Green L, Dickinson P, Nease D; Schellhase K, Campos-Outcalt D, Schoof B, Jeffcott-Pera M. Detection and Management of Post Myocardial Infarction Depression Guideline; Annals of Family Medicine 7:71-79 (2009).
18. Brotzman GL, Fay DL, Guse CE, Marbella AM , Schellhase KG. Physician perceptions of the effects of implementing an electronic medical record on primary care quality and productivity. Wisconsin Medical Journal.WMJ. 2009 Apr;108(2):99-103
19. Fay DL, Schellhase K, Suresh G. Bilirubin screening in normal newborns: A critique of the hour-specific bilirubin nomogram. Pediatrics 2009; 124: 1203-1205.
20. Young S, Fink A, Geiger S, Marbella A, Mast, A, Schellhase K. Community Blood Donors Knowledge of Anemia and Design of a Literacy Appropriate Educational Intervention Transfusion. 2010 Jan;50(1):75-9
21. Delaney M, Schellhase K, Young S, Geiger S, Fink A, Mast E, Blood Center Practice and Education for Blood Donors with Anemia. Transfusion 2011 May;51(5): 929-936.
 
Books, Chapters, and Reviews
1. Schellhsae K. Neoplastic Diseases in Office Care Geriatrics, edited by T. Rosenthal, et al. Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, publishers. 2006.
2. Schellhase K. Followup of the patient with cancer In: Ebell MH, Ferenchick G, Smith M, Barry H, Slawson D, Shaughnessy A, Forsch R, Li S, Wilkes M, Usatine R, eds. Essential Evidence. John Wiley & Sons: Hoboken, NJ, 2009.
 
Editorials, Letters to Editor, Other
1. Brotzman G, Schellhase K, in Journal of Lower Genital Tract Disease 10(2):133, April 2006.
 
Non-Refereed Journal Publications/Original Papers
1. Schellhase K. What is a Right? American Journal of Ethics and Medicine. Volume 1 Issue 3, pp 24-26. (Fall 1992)
2. (Contributor): U.S. Congress, Office of Technology Assessment. Evaluation of the Oregon Medicaid Proposal, OTA-H-531. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, May 1992.
3. (Contributor): National Business Group on Health. Investing in Maternal and Child Health: An Employer’s Toolkit. Washington, DC: National Business Group on Health, November 2007.