Shelley Adler, PhD

InstitutionUniversity of California San Francisco
DepartmentFamily Community Medicine
Address1545 Divisadero Street
San Francisco CA 94115
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    A Model Interprofessional Curriculum in Integrative Medicine
    NIH/NCCIH K07AT006063Jun 1, 2010 - May 31, 2015
    Role: Principal Investigator
    End of Life Decision Making, Communication and Meaning
    NIH/NINR R21NR009363Sep 1, 2007 - May 31, 2010
    Role: Principal Investigator
    Training Researchers in Clinical Integrative Medicine (TRIM)
    NIH/NCCIH T32AT003997Jul 1, 2007 - Aug 31, 2022
    Role: Co-Principal Investigator
    The "Night-Mare" in Culture, History, and Biomedicine
    NIH/NLM G13LM008224Jan 1, 2005 - Dec 31, 2007
    Role: Principal Investigator
    NIH/NIA R01AG017973Sep 1, 2001 - May 31, 2007
    Role: Principal Investigator
    NIH/NCI R29CA064634Apr 1, 1995 - Mar 31, 2001
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Chao MT, Adler S. Integrative Medicine and the Imperative for Health Justice. J Altern Complement Med. 2018 Feb; 24(2):101-103. PMID: 29364694.
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    2. Adler S, Chang A, Loeser H, Cooke M, Wang J, Teherani A. The impact of intramural grants on educators' careers and on medical education innovation. Acad Med. 2015 Jun; 90(6):827-31. PMID: 25760956.
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    3. van Schaik SM, O'Brien BC, Almeida SA, Adler S. Perceptions of interprofessional teamwork in low-acuity settings: a qualitative analysis. Med Educ. 2014 Jun; 48(6):583-92. PMID: 24807434.
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    4. Dhruva A, Hecht FM, Miaskowski C, Kaptchuk TJ, Bodeker G, Abrams D, Lad V, Adler S. Correlating traditional Ayurvedic and modern medical perspectives on cancer: results of a qualitative study. J Altern Complement Med. 2014 May; 20(5):364-70. PMID: 24341342; PMCID: PMC4011424.
    5. Wiles MR, Adler S. The International Congress for Educators in Complementary and Integrative Medicine. Explore (NY). 2013 Sep-Oct; 9(5):277-8. PMID: 24021467.
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    6. Haramati A, Adler S, Wiles M, Sierpina VS, Kreitzer MJ. Innovation and collaboration: the First International Congress for Educators in Complementary and Integrative Medicine. Explore (NY). 2013 Mar-Apr; 9(2):118-20. PMID: 23452717; PMCID: PMC4057062.
    7. Adler S. Sleep Paralysis: Night-mares, Nocebos, and the Mind-Body Connection. Series in Medical Anthropology. Rutgers University Press. 2011.
    8. Satterfield JM, Adler S, Chen HC, Hauer KE, Saba GW, Salazar R. Creating an ideal social and behavioural sciences curriculum for medical students. Med Educ. 2010 Dec; 44(12):1194-202. PMID: 21091759.
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    9. Dzul-Church V, Cimino JW, Adler S, Wong P, Anderson WG. "I'm sitting here by myself ...": experiences of patients with serious illness at an Urban Public Hospital. J Palliat Med. 2010 Jun; 13(6):695-701. PMID: 20568968; PMCID: PMC2938893.
    10. Green EP, Borkan JM, Pross SH, Adler S, Nothnagle M, Parsonnet J, Gruppuso PA. Encouraging scholarship: medical school programs to promote student inquiry beyond the traditional medical curriculum. Acad Med. 2010 Mar; 85(3):409-18. PMID: 20182113.
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    11. Hancock C, Steinbach A, Nesbitt TS, Adler S, Auerswald CL. Why doctors choose small towns: a developmental model of rural physician recruitment and retention. Soc Sci Med. 2009 Nov; 69(9):1368-76. PMID: 19747755.
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    12. Adler S, Wrubel J, Hughes E, Beinfield H. Patients' interactions with physicians and complementary and alternative medicine practitioners: older women with breast cancer and self-managed health care. Integr Cancer Ther. 2009 Mar; 8(1):63-70. PMID: 19147647; PMCID: PMC2754706.
    13. Kagawa-Singer M, Adler S, Mouton CE, Ory M, Underwood LG. Use of focus groups in multi-site, multi-ethnic research projects for women's health: a Study of Women Across the Nation (swan) example. Ethn Dis. 2009; 19(3):352-8. PMID: 19769020; PMCID: PMC2893220.
    14. Adler S, Wilson E, Coulter YZ. Assessing students' socio-cultural knowledge frameworks through concept. Med Educ. 2008 Nov; 42(11):1125. PMID: 18826397.
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    15. Mahoney MR, Wilson E, Odom KL, Flowers L, Adler S. Minority faculty voices on diversity in academic medicine: perspectives from one school. Acad Med. 2008 Aug; 83(8):781-6. PMID: 18667896; PMCID: PMC2868964.
    16. Bair YA, Gold EB, Zhang G, Rasor N, Utts J, Upchurch DM, Chyu L, Greendale GA, Sternfeld B, Adler S. Use of complementary and alternative medicine during the menopause transition: longitudinal results from the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation. Menopause. 2008 Jan-Feb; 15(1):32-43. PMID: 18090037.
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    17. Patterson M, Maurer S, Adler S, Avins AL. A novel clinical-trial design for the study of massage therapy. Complement Ther Med. 2008 Jun; 16(3):169-76. PMID: 18534330; PMCID: PMC2435386.
    18. Adler S, Hughes EF, Scott RB. Student 'moles': revealing the hidden curriculum. Med Educ. 2006 May; 40(5):463-4. PMID: 16635130.
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    19. Adler S. Relationships among older patients, CAM practitioners, and physicians: the advantages of qualitative inquiry. Altern Ther Health Med. 2003 Jan-Feb; 9(1):104-10. PMID: 12622050; PMCID: PMC2754707.
    20. Adler S. Integrative medicine and culture: toward an anthropology of CAM. Med Anthropol Q. 2002 Dec; 16(4):412-4. PMID: 12500614; PMCID: PMC2764405.
    21. Bair YA, Gold EB, Greendale GA, Sternfeld B, Adler S, Azari R, Harkey M. Ethnic differences in use of complementary and alternative medicine at midlife: longitudinal results from SWAN participants. Am J Public Health. 2002 Nov; 92(11):1832-40. PMID: 12406817; PMCID: PMC1447337.
    22. Adler S. Ethnomedical pathogenesis and Hmong immigrants' sudden nocturnal deaths. Cult Med Psychiatry. 1994 Mar; 18(1):23-59. PMID: 8082318.
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