Laurel Case Lecture
Laurel Case Visiting Professor Lecture is Jan. 9, 2013
The Laurel Case Visiting Professor Lecture will be held at noon, Wednesday, Jan. 9, in the Old Library Auditorium. Dr. Frank Verloin deGruy, III, MD, MSFM, will discuss primary care/mental health integration in patient-centered medical homes.
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DeGruy is the Woodward-Chisholm Professor and chair of the Department of Family Medicine at the University of Colorado. He has held academic appointments at the Departments of Family Medicine at Case Western Reserve University, Duke University and the University Of South Alabama College Of Medicine. DeGruy has authored more than 100 papers, chapters, books and editorials and has reviewed more than 1,000 grant applications for the NIMH, AHRQ and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. He is currently on the editorial boards of Families, Systems and Health, the Annals of Family Medicine and the Primary Care Companion to the Journal of Clinical Psychiatry. A member of the Institute of Medicine, he is past president of the Collaborative Family Healthcare Association (CFHA), chair of the Board of Directors of the Family Physicians' Inquiries Network (FPIN), and president of the North American Primary Care Research Network (NAPCRG).
His areas of research include mental disorders in the primary care setting; primary care medical home transformations; unexplained physical symptoms; and multilevel, multimodal evaluation of practice change interventions.