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Syed M. Ahmed MD, MPH, DrPH, FAAFP

Syed M. Ahmed MD, MPH, DrPH, FAAFP

Associate Provost, Director, Professor

Institution: Medical College of Wisconsin
Department: Family Medicine
Division: Community
Program: Rural Programs

Member of the Comprehensive Injury Center
Member of the Genomic Sciences and Precision Medicine Center (GSPMC)


Publications

  • Patient vs. Community Engagement: Emerging Issues. (Kimminau KS, Jernigan C, LeMaster J, Aaronson LS, Christopher M, Ahmed S, Boivin A, DeFino M, Greenlee R, Salvalaggio G, Hendricks D, Herbert C, Mabachi NM, Macaulay A, Westfall JM, Waitman LR) Med Care 2018 Oct;56 Suppl 10 Suppl 1:S53-S57 PMID: 30074952 PMCID: PMC6136947 08/04/2018       3 Citations
  • Towards a practical model for community engagement: Advancing the art and science in academic health centers. (Ahmed SM, Neu Young S, DeFino MC, Franco Z, Nelson DA) J Clin Transl Sci 2017 Oct;1(5):310-315 PMID: 29707251 PMCID: PMC5915810 05/01/2018    
  • Towards a Practical Model for Community Engagement: Advancing the Art and Science of Community Engagement in Academic Health Centers (ACHS) (Ahmed SM, Young SN, Defino M, Nelson D, Franco Z.) Ahmed SM, Young SN, Defino M, Nelson D, Franco Z. Towards a Practical Model for Community Engagement: Advancing the Art and Science of Community Engagement in Academic Health Centers (ACHS). Journal of Clinical Translational Science. Published online ahead of print: December 28, 2017. 12/28/2017    
  • Community Engagement in Academic Health Centers: A model for capturing and advancing our successes (Vitale K, Newton G, Abraido-Lanza A, Aguirre A, Ahmed SM, et al. ) The Journal of Community Engagement and Scholarship 43. Vitale K, Newton G, Abraido-Lanza A, Aguirre A, Ahmed SM, et al. Community Engagement in Academic Health Centers: A model for capturing and advancing our successes. The Journal of Community Engagement and Scholarship, 10(1), 81-90 12/04/2017    
  • Community views of the federal emergency management agency's "whole community" strategy in a complex US City: Re-envisioning societal resilience (Koch H, Franco ZE, O'Sullivan T, DeFino MC, Ahmed SM) Technological Forecasting and Social Change Koch H, Franco ZE, O'Sullivan T, DeFino MC, Ahmed SM. Community views of the federal emergency management agency's "whole community" strategy in a complex US City: Re-envisioning societal resilience. Technological Forecasting and Social Change. Online ahead of print. DOI: dx.doi.org/10.1016/j 08/07/2017    
  • Science Cafés: Transforming citizens to scientific citizens-What influences participants' perceived change in health and scientific literacy? (Ahmed SM, DeFino M, Connors E, Visotcky A, Kissack A, Franco Z) J Clin Transl Sci 2017 Apr;1(2):129-134 PMID: 28649455 PMCID: PMC5471816 06/27/2017    
  • Opening the Black Box: Conceptualizing Community Engagement from 109 Community-Academic Partnership Programs. (Ahmed SM, Maurana C, Nelson D, Meister T, and Lucey P.) Progress in Community Health Partnership Ahmed SM, Maurana C, Nelson D, Meister T, and Lucey P. Opening the Black Box: Conceptualizing Community Engagement from 109 Community-Academic Partnership Programs. Progress in Community Health Partnership. 2016; 10 (1). 03/01/2016    
  • The Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment: How a Health Care Conversion Foundation Is Transforming a Medical School. (Maurana CA, Lucey PA, Ahmed SM, Kerschner JE, Bolton GA Jr, Raymond JR Sr) Acad Med 2016 Jan;91(1):42-7 PMID: 26445084 10/08/2015    
  • The Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment: How a Health Care Conversion is Transforming a Medical School (Maurana CA, Lucey P, Ahmed SM, Kerschner JE, Bolton GA, and Raymond JR. ) Academic Medicine Maurana CA, Lucey P, Ahmed SM, Kerschner JE, Bolton GA, and Raymond JR. The Advancing a Healthier Wisconsin Endowment: How a Health Care Conversion is Transforming a Medical School. Published online ahead of print on October 5, 2015. Academic Medicine. 2015. 10/05/2015    
  • A Social Network Analysis of 140 Community-Academic Partnerships for Health: Examining the Healthier Wisconsin Partnership Program. (Franco Z, Ahmed SM, Maurana C, DeFino MC, and Brewer DD.) Clinical and Translational Science. Franco Z, Ahmed SM, Maurana C, DeFino MC, and Brewer DD. A Social Network Analysis of 140 Community-Academic Partnerships for Health: Examining the Healthier Wisconsin Partnership Program. Clinical and Translational Science. 06/02/2015    
  • A Social Network Analysis of 140 Community-Academic Partnerships for Health: Examining the Healthier Wisconsin Partnership Program. (Franco ZE, Ahmed SM, Maurana CA, DeFino MC, Brewer DD) Clin Transl Sci 2015 Aug;8(4):311-9 PMID: 25974413 PMCID: PMC4977991 05/15/2015       4 Citations
  • Towards Building a Bridge between Community Engagement in Research (CEnR) and Comparative Effectiveness Research (CER). (Ahmed SM, Nelson D, Kissack A, Franco Z, Whittle J, Kotchen T, Meurer JR, Morzinski J, Brandenburg T) Clin Transl Sci 2015 Apr;8(2):160-5 PMID: 25441215 PMCID: PMC4405400 12/03/2014    
  • . Towards Building a Bridge between Community Engagement in Research (CEnR) and Comparative Effectiveness Research (CER). (Ahmed SM, Nelson DA, Kissack A, Franco Z, Whittle J, Kotchen T, Meurer JR, Morzinski J, Brandenburg T) Clinical and Translational Science 38. Ahmed SM, Nelson DA, Kissack A, Franco Z, Whittle J, Kotchen T, Meurer JR, Morzinski J, Brandenburg T. Towards Building a Bridge between Community Engagement in Research (CEnR) and Comparative Effectiveness Research (CER). Clinical and Translational Science. 2014; 8(2): 160-165. 06/02/2014    
  • Towards a Unified Taxonomy of Health Indicators: Academic Health Centers and Communities Working Together to Improve Population Health (Aguilar-Gaxiola S, Ahmed SM, Franco Z, Kissack A, Gabriel D, Hurd T, Ziegahn L, Bates N; Calhoun K, Carter-Edwards L, Corbie-Smith G, Eder M, Ferrans C, Hacker K, Rumala B, Strelnick A, Wallerstein, N) Academic Medicine Aguilar-Gaxiola S, Ahmed SM, Franco Z, Kissack A, Gabriel D, Hurd T, Ziegahn L, Bates N; Calhoun K, Carter-Edwards L, Corbie-Smith G, Eder M, Ferrans C, Hacker K, Rumala B, Strelnick A, Wallerstein, N. Towards a Unified Taxonomy of Health Indicators: Academic Health Centers and Communities Working Together to Improve Population Health. Academic Medicine. 2014: 89(4). 06/02/2014    
  • Science Cafés: Engaging Scientists and Community through Health and Science Dialogue (Ahmed SM, DeFino MC, Connors ER, Kissack A, Franco Z.) Clinical and Translational Science Ahmed SM, DeFino MC, Connors ER, Kissack A, Franco Z. Science Cafés: Engaging Scientists and Community through Health and Science Dialogue. Clinical and Translational Science. 2014; 7(3): 196-200. 06/02/2014    
  • Science cafés: engaging scientists and community through health and science dialogue. (Ahmed S, DeFino MC, Connors ER, Kissack A, Franco Z) Clin Transl Sci 2014 Jun;7(3):196-200 PMID: 24716626 PMCID: PMC4410806 04/11/2014       2 Citations
  • Towards a unified taxonomy of health indicators: academic health centers and communities working together to improve population health. (Aguilar-Gaxiola S, Ahmed S, Franco Z, Kissack A, Gabriel D, Hurd T, Ziegahn L, Bates NJ, Calhoun K, Carter-Edwards L, Corbie-Smith G, Eder MM, Ferrans C, Hacker K, Rumala BB, Strelnick AH, Wallerstein N) Acad Med 2014 Apr;89(4):564-72 PMID: 24556775 PMCID: PMC4124598 02/22/2014       9 Citations
  • Using Social Networking Analysis to Explore Issues of Latency, Connectivity, Interoperability & Sustainability in Community Disaster Response (Franco Z, Ahmed SM, Kuziemsky C, Bierdrzycki P, Kissack A. ) Proceedings of the International Association for Crisis Response and Management (ISCRAM 2013) Conference. Franco Z, Ahmed SM, Kuziemsky C, Bierdrzycki P, Kissack A. Using Social Networking Analysis to Explore Issues of Latency, Connectivity, Interoperability & Sustainability in Community Disaster Response. Proceedings of the International Association for Crisis Response and Management (ISCRAM 2013) Conference. Disaster Medical Education: A Review, 2013. 06/03/2013    
  • Community Engagement for Translational Disaster Research: Fostering Public, Private, and Responder Group Partnerships (Ahmed SM, Nelson D, Biedrzycki PA, Sandy MG, Opel S, Franco Z) Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management. Ahmed SM, Nelson D, Biedrzycki PA, Sandy MG, Opel S, Franco Z. Community Engagement for Translational Disaster Research: Fostering Public, Private, and Responder Group Partnerships. Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Information Systems for Crisis Response and Management. Vancouver, BC. April 2012; 1-8. 06/02/2012    
  • Aligning the goals of community-engaged research: why and how academic health centers can successfully engage with communities to improve health. (Michener L, Cook J, Ahmed SM, Yonas MA, Coyne-Beasley T, Aguilar-Gaxiola S) Acad Med 2012 Mar;87(3):285-91 PMID: 22373619 PMCID: PMC3292771 03/01/2012    
  • Strong Rural Communities Initiative (SRCI) program: challenges in promoting healthier lifestyles. (Ahmed SM, Size T, Crouse B, Patterson L, Gass E, Karon SL, Lund L, Abert C, Wergin A, Hegranes K, Bishop L, Duffy S, Jacobson K) WMJ 2011 Jun;110(3):119-26 PMID: 21748996 07/14/2011       1 Citations
  • Community engagement in research: frameworks for education and peer review. (Ahmed SM, Palermo AG) Am J Public Health 2010 Aug;100(8):1380-7 PMID: 20558798 PMCID: PMC2901283 06/19/2010       131 Citations
  • Cultural issues in the primary care of South Asians. (Ahmed SM, Lemkau JP) J Immigr Health 2000 Apr;2(2):89-96 PMID: 16228736 10/18/2005    
  • Overcoming barriers to effective community-based participatory research in US medical schools. (Ahmed SM, Beck B, Maurana CA, Newton G) Educ Health (Abingdon) 2004 Jul;17(2):141-51 PMID: 15763757 03/15/2005       82 Citations
  • Cancer prevention in underserved African American communities: barriers and effective strategies--a review of the literature. (Wolff M, Bates T, Beck B, Young S, Ahmed SM, Maurana C) WMJ 2003;102(5):36-40 PMID: 14621929 11/19/2003       70 Citations
  • Lessons learned: developing a volunteer health care program for the underserved. (Ahmed SM, Maurana CA, Wymyslo TE) J Health Care Poor Underserved 2002 May;13(2):164-70 PMID: 12017907 05/23/2002       5 Citations
  • Discussing breast cancer risk in primary care. (Royak-Schaler R, Lemkau JP, Ahmed SM) J Am Med Womens Assoc (1972) 2002;57(2):115-6 PMID: 11991420 05/07/2002    
  • Barriers to healthcare access in a non-elderly urban poor American population. (Ahmed SM, Lemkau JP, Nealeigh N, Mann B) Health Soc Care Community 2001 Nov;9(6):445-53 PMID: 11846824 02/16/2002       59 Citations
  • Toward sensitive treatment of obese patients. (Ahmed SM, Lemkau JP, Birt SL) Fam Pract Manag 2002 Jan;9(1):25-8 PMID: 11828683 02/07/2002       13 Citations
  • The health care olympics. (Ahmed SM) Acad Med 2002 Jan;77(1):1-2 PMID: 11788313 01/15/2002    
  • "The history of health in Dayton": a community-academic partnership. (Lemkau JP, Ahmed SM, Cauley K) Am J Public Health 2000 Aug;90(8):1216-7 PMID: 10936999 PMCID: PMC1446339 08/11/2000       9 Citations
  • Reaching out to the underserved: a successful volunteer program. (Ahmed SM, Maurana CA) Am J Public Health 2000 Mar;90(3):439-40 PMID: 10705868 PMCID: PMC1446182 03/08/2000       9 Citations
  • Helping junior faculty become published scholars. (Lemkau JP, Ahmed SM) Acad Med 1999 Dec;74(12):1264-7 PMID: 10619000 01/05/2000       3 Citations
  • Reaching out to the underserved: a collaborative partnership to provide health care. (Ahmed SM, Maurana CA) J Health Care Poor Underserved 1999 May;10(2):157-68 PMID: 10224822 05/04/1999       10 Citations
  • Management of dyslipidemia in adults. (Ahmed SM, Clasen ME, Donnelly JE) Am Fam Physician 1998 May 01;57(9):2192-2204, 2207-8 PMID: 9606309 06/02/1998       34 Citations
  • Evaluation and treatment of urinary tract infections in children. (Ahmed SM, Swedlund SK) Am Fam Physician 1998 Apr 01;57(7):1573-80, 1583-4 PMID: 9556646 04/29/1998       25 Citations
  • A method for assigning authorship in multiauthored publications. (Ahmed SM, Maurana CA, Engle JA, Uddin DE, Glaus KD) Fam Med 1997 Jan;29(1):42-4 PMID: 9007560 01/01/1997       28 Citations
  • Death education for children. (Homedes N, Ahmed SM) Child Health Care 1987;16(1):34-6 PMID: 10286747 02/04/1988    
  • Attitudes of different professional groups toward geriatric patients. (Ahmed SM, Kraft IA, Porter DM) Gerontol Geriatr Educ 1986;6(4):77-86 PMID: 3653715 01/01/1986       6 Citations
  • Last update: 08/06/2018
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